The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 184 215 221
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +6
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 41 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 0.29% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.37% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 4
Average salary £61,250 £39,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.05% -12.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £34,200 £34,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £90,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +8.84%
Benchmarking
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4578 4571 4145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.98% 79.00% 77.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3162 3314 3372
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Berkshire region.

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Berkshire

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +21 35 £66,250 +84.02% 1
Maidenhead - 6 £61,250 -
Benchmarking
South East

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 51 (65.38%) Telecoms
2 45 (57.69%) Finance
2 45 (57.69%) Six Sigma
3 43 (55.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 38 (48.72%) Degree
5 37 (47.44%) Project Management
6 32 (41.03%) PMI Certification
6 32 (41.03%) PRINCE2
7 28 (35.90%) ISO 14001
7 28 (35.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 24 (30.77%) PMP
9 23 (29.49%) Process Management
9 23 (29.49%) Legal
10 22 (28.21%) CRM
11 19 (24.36%) Wireless
12 15 (19.23%) Huawei
13 14 (17.95%) Security Cleared
14 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
15 12 (15.38%) Retail
16 11 (14.10%) ITIL
16 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
17 10 (12.82%) PMI
17 10 (12.82%) Windows
17 10 (12.82%) ISO 9000
17 10 (12.82%) ISO 9001
17 10 (12.82%) Back Office
17 10 (12.82%) Risk Management
17 10 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
17 10 (12.82%) Programme Management
17 10 (12.82%) Business Development

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.97%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.36%) Wireless
2 8 (10.26%) Broadband
3 7 (8.97%) SMTP
3 7 (8.97%) SAN
3 7 (8.97%) IMAP
3 7 (8.97%) NAS
4 6 (7.69%) 4G
4 6 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (7.69%) Internet
4 6 (7.69%) 3G
5 5 (6.41%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.56%) HSPA
6 2 (2.56%) LTE
6 2 (2.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) WebLOAD
1 7 (8.97%) AQtime
2 2 (2.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 51 (65.38%) Telecoms
2 45 (57.69%) Finance
3 23 (29.49%) Legal
4 12 (15.38%) Retail
5 10 (12.82%) German Language
5 10 (12.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Project Manager
2 10 (12.82%) Quality Manager
3 9 (11.54%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Social Media Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Senior Problem Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Problem Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Deployment Project Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Performance Test Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Programme Director
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Architect
8 2 (2.56%) Network Consultant
8 2 (2.56%) Consultant
8 2 (2.56%) Tester
8 2 (2.56%) Performance Tester
8 2 (2.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) .NET
1 7 (8.97%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) PMI
2 6 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 6 (7.69%) Blog
2 6 (7.69%) Social Media
3 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (57.69%) Six Sigma
2 43 (55.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 37 (47.44%) Project Management
4 32 (41.03%) PRINCE2
5 23 (29.49%) Process Management
6 22 (28.21%) CRM
7 11 (14.10%) ITIL
8 10 (12.82%) Risk Management
8 10 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (12.82%) Programme Management
8 10 (12.82%) Business Development
9 8 (10.26%) Validation
9 8 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (8.97%) Coaching
10 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis
10 7 (8.97%) Supplier Management
10 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (7.69%) Problem Management
11 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
11 6 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) C#
1 7 (8.97%) C++
1 7 (8.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (48.72%) Degree
2 32 (41.03%) PMI Certification
3 24 (30.77%) PMP
4 14 (17.95%) Security Cleared
5 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (35.90%) ISO 14001
1 28 (35.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (12.82%) ISO 9000
2 10 (12.82%) ISO 9001
3 7 (8.97%) QA
4 6 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) VMware ESX
2 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.56%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Huawei
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) VMware
3 6 (7.69%) Remedy
3 6 (7.69%) Facebook
3 6 (7.69%) Twitter
4 2 (2.56%) Fujitsu
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco
4 2 (2.56%) Juniper
5 1 (1.28%) Ariba
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago