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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 185 183 208
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 27 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.58% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.76% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 6
Average salary £60,000 £90,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +166.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £56,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-24.77% +60.28%
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
4087 4216 3800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.27% 76.71% 73.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2968 3002 2935
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -23 14 £45,000 -50.00% 2
Maidenhead - 10 £60,000 -
Bracknell +16 2 - -
Newbury - 1 £35,000 -
Benchmarking
South East

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 27 (55.10%) Telecoms
2 26 (53.06%) PRINCE2
2 26 (53.06%) PMI Certification
2 26 (53.06%) Project Management
3 25 (51.02%) Continuous Improvement
4 23 (46.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (46.94%) ISO 14001
5 21 (42.86%) UNIX
6 17 (34.69%) Six Sigma
6 17 (34.69%) Degree
7 15 (30.61%) Windows
8 14 (28.57%) Change Management
8 14 (28.57%) PMP
8 14 (28.57%) Process Management
8 14 (28.57%) Finance
9 13 (26.53%) Problem Management
9 13 (26.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
9 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
9 13 (26.53%) Service Management
9 13 (26.53%) Service Delivery
9 13 (26.53%) Remedy
9 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
9 13 (26.53%) ITIL
9 13 (26.53%) RDBMS
9 13 (26.53%) SLA
9 13 (26.53%) CRM
10 12 (24.49%) ISO 9000
10 12 (24.49%) ISO 9001
10 12 (24.49%) PMI

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (12.24%) JBoss
1 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Project
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) Wireless
2 6 (12.24%) NAS
2 6 (12.24%) SAN
3 4 (8.16%) DSLAM
4 1 (2.04%) 4G
4 1 (2.04%) DWDM
4 1 (2.04%) MPLS
4 1 (2.04%) ATM
4 1 (2.04%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) RDBMS
1 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.24%) OLTP
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle OLAP
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.24%) OLAP
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (55.10%) Telecoms
2 14 (28.57%) Finance
3 9 (18.37%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 13 (26.53%) Senior Manager
2 13 (26.53%) Problem Manager
2 13 (26.53%) Senior Problem Manager
3 12 (24.49%) Quality Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Procurement Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Deployment Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) J2EE
1 6 (12.24%) JDBC
1 6 (12.24%) JSP
1 6 (12.24%) Servlets
1 6 (12.24%) XML
1 6 (12.24%) J2SE
1 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
1 6 (12.24%) JPA
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
2 12 (24.49%) PMI
3 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.24%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) UNIX
2 15 (30.61%) Windows
3 8 (16.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) PRINCE2
1 26 (53.06%) Project Management
2 25 (51.02%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (34.69%) Six Sigma
4 14 (28.57%) Process Management
4 14 (28.57%) Change Management
5 13 (26.53%) Service Delivery
5 13 (26.53%) Service Management
5 13 (26.53%) ITIL
5 13 (26.53%) CRM
5 13 (26.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (26.53%) Problem Management
6 12 (24.49%) Validation
6 12 (24.49%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (24.49%) Risk Management
7 6 (12.24%) Workflow
7 6 (12.24%) OOD
7 6 (12.24%) ETL
7 6 (12.24%) OO
7 6 (12.24%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) Java
1 8 (16.33%) Shell Script
2 6 (12.24%) PL/SQL
2 6 (12.24%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) C
3 2 (4.08%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) C++
3 2 (4.08%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 26 (53.06%) PMI Certification
2 17 (34.69%) Degree
3 14 (28.57%) PMP
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (46.94%) ISO 14001
1 23 (46.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (26.53%) SLA
3 12 (24.49%) ISO 9000
3 12 (24.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Remedy
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Huawei
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Juniper
4 1 (2.04%) Ariba
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