The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 204 213 224
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 10 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.36% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £57,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,450 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £46,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+54.28% -22.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4377 3930 4432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.51% 72.46% 71.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3108 2968 3764
Average salary £48,500 £45,600 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.35% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Benchmarking
South East

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 7 £57,500 +76.92%
Bracknell - 3 - -
Benchmarking
South East

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Degree
3 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
5 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (13.04%) JPA
6 3 (13.04%) Data Mapping
6 3 (13.04%) NAS
6 3 (13.04%) Product Management
6 3 (13.04%) Workflow
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (13.04%) Release Management
6 3 (13.04%) UNIX
6 3 (13.04%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) JBoss
6 3 (13.04%) J2SE
6 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
6 3 (13.04%) OOD
6 3 (13.04%) Java
6 3 (13.04%) J2EE
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.04%) OLAP

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) ArcGIS
3 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
1 2 (8.70%) CloudFront
1 2 (8.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
1 3 (13.04%) NAS
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) VPN
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) OLAP
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (13.04%) OLTP
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (8.70%) MS Access
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Back Office
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Project Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Release Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience Designer
3 1 (4.35%) Designer
3 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Customer Insight Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Architect
3 1 (4.35%) DBA
3 1 (4.35%) Information Architect
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
1 3 (13.04%) JDBC
1 3 (13.04%) JSP
1 3 (13.04%) Servlets
1 3 (13.04%) XML
1 3 (13.04%) J2SE
1 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
1 3 (13.04%) JPA
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) GIS
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
1 4 (17.39%) Analytics
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (13.04%) Data Mapping
2 3 (13.04%) Product Management
2 3 (13.04%) Release Management
2 3 (13.04%) OO
2 3 (13.04%) OOD
2 3 (13.04%) ETL
2 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
2 3 (13.04%) Workflow
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
3 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.70%) VBA
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
1 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (8.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Postfix
1 2 (8.70%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) ZABBIX
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
1 3 (13.04%) JBoss
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft