The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 218 228 224
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.086% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.11% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £57,500 £53,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% -6.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
GAP Analysis
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
4594 4565 4149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.84% 78.94% 77.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 3311 3374
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%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Berkshire

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Berkshire

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bracknell - 3 £60,000 -
Slough -4 1 £31,500 -47.50%
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
GAP Analysis
South East

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing GAP Analysis 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 GAP Analysis.

1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
3 7 (43.75%) Change Management
4 6 (37.50%) CRM
4 6 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Use Case
5 5 (31.25%) UML
5 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
5 5 (31.25%) Billing
5 5 (31.25%) Business Transformation
6 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 2 (12.50%) MPLS
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Firewall
7 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 2 (12.50%) Statistics
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (12.50%) Network Security
7 2 (12.50%) Time Management
7 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) F5
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing GAP Analysis 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 GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
1 2 (12.50%) MPLS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) DMVPN
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (31.25%) Billing
4 1 (6.25%) Local Government
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Business Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Process Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Statistics
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Change Management
2 6 (37.50%) CRM
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 6 (37.50%) Use Case
3 5 (31.25%) Business Transformation
3 5 (31.25%) UML
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) IIBA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Juniper
1 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
1 2 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Siebel
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) Remedy