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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 187 217 213
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -4
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 36 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 1
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +31.57%
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
4544 4434 3925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.51% 77.44% 75.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3293 3240 3021
Average salary £52,500 £48,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% +5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 +6 22 £48,750 +14.70%
Bracknell +5 6 - -
Maidenhead - 6 £60,000 -
Newbury - 2 £35,000 -
Benchmarking
South East

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 55 (72.37%) Telecoms
2 53 (69.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 49 (64.47%) Project Management
4 44 (57.89%) PMI Certification
4 44 (57.89%) PRINCE2
5 40 (52.63%) Six Sigma
6 39 (51.32%) ISO 14001
6 39 (51.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 34 (44.74%) Degree
7 34 (44.74%) Finance
8 26 (34.21%) PMP
9 24 (31.58%) Process Management
10 23 (30.26%) CRM
10 23 (30.26%) Wireless
11 20 (26.32%) Risk Management
11 20 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
11 20 (26.32%) PMI
11 20 (26.32%) ISO 9000
11 20 (26.32%) ISO 9001
12 19 (25.00%) Legal
13 18 (23.68%) Validation
14 16 (21.05%) UNIX
15 15 (19.74%) ITIL
16 13 (17.11%) Huawei
17 12 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
18 11 (14.47%) Service Delivery
18 11 (14.47%) Change Management
19 10 (13.16%) Service Management
19 10 (13.16%) Remedy
19 10 (13.16%) SLA

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 6 (7.89%) JBoss
1 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Project
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.26%) Wireless
2 6 (7.89%) NAS
2 6 (7.89%) SAN
3 4 (5.26%) DSLAM
4 1 (1.32%) 4G
4 1 (1.32%) DWDM
4 1 (1.32%) MPLS
4 1 (1.32%) ATM
4 1 (1.32%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) RDBMS
1 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.89%) OLTP
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle OLAP
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.89%) OLAP
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle Forms
General
1 55 (72.37%) Telecoms
2 34 (44.74%) Finance
3 19 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Project Manager
2 20 (26.32%) Quality Manager
3 10 (13.16%) Senior Problem Manager
3 10 (13.16%) Senior Manager
3 10 (13.16%) Problem Manager
4 6 (7.89%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 6 (7.89%) Programme Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Architect
5 4 (5.26%) Deployment Project Manager
6 2 (2.63%) Test Engineer
6 2 (2.63%) Service Manager
7 1 (1.32%) Procurement Manager
7 1 (1.32%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) J2EE
1 6 (7.89%) JDBC
1 6 (7.89%) JSP
1 6 (7.89%) Servlets
1 6 (7.89%) XML
1 6 (7.89%) J2SE
1 6 (7.89%) Hibernate
1 6 (7.89%) JPA
2 2 (2.63%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) PMI
2 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) Data Structures
3 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) UNIX
2 10 (13.16%) Windows
3 8 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (69.74%) Continuous Improvement
2 49 (64.47%) Project Management
3 44 (57.89%) PRINCE2
4 40 (52.63%) Six Sigma
5 24 (31.58%) Process Management
6 23 (30.26%) CRM
7 20 (26.32%) Risk Management
7 20 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
8 18 (23.68%) Validation
9 15 (19.74%) ITIL
10 12 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (14.47%) Service Delivery
11 11 (14.47%) Change Management
12 10 (13.16%) Service Management
12 10 (13.16%) Problem Management
13 7 (9.21%) Data Analysis
13 7 (9.21%) Supplier Management
14 6 (7.89%) Performance Management
14 6 (7.89%) Data Mapping
14 6 (7.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.53%) Java
1 8 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 6 (7.89%) PL/SQL
2 6 (7.89%) SQL
3 2 (2.63%) C
3 2 (2.63%) C#
3 2 (2.63%) C++
3 2 (2.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 44 (57.89%) PMI Certification
2 34 (44.74%) Degree
3 26 (34.21%) PMP
4 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (51.32%) ISO 14001
1 39 (51.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (26.32%) ISO 9000
2 20 (26.32%) ISO 9001
3 10 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Huawei
2 10 (13.16%) Remedy
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) Juniper
4 2 (2.63%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.32%) Ariba
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