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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 166 213 208
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -5
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 45 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.90% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.26% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 5
Average salary £45,000 £68,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £54,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £85,750 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
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
4072 4651 4279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.05% 78.39% 77.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3151 3113 3239
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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 +24 21 £55,000 -33.33%
Maidenhead - 12 £45,000 -
Slough - 5 £55,000 -
Bracknell +25 3 £50,000 -16.66%
GAP Analysis
South East

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 25 (41.67%) Finance
2 14 (23.33%) MS Office
3 13 (21.67%) CRM
3 13 (21.67%) Project Management
3 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
3 13 (21.67%) SC Cleared
3 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.00%) SAP
4 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (18.33%) Data Management
5 11 (18.33%) Migration
6 10 (16.67%) Information Security
6 10 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 9 (15.00%) SDLC
7 9 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (13.33%) MS Visio
8 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
9 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (11.67%) SAP BW
9 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
9 7 (11.67%) Data Migration
10 6 (10.00%) F5
10 6 (10.00%) Statistics
10 6 (10.00%) Time Management
10 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
10 6 (10.00%) CheckPoint
10 6 (10.00%) Juniper
10 6 (10.00%) Cisco

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (23.33%) MS Office
2 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.67%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (1.67%) LTE
3 1 (1.67%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (11.67%) SAP BW
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.33%) MySQL
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 25 (41.67%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.00%) Billing
4 3 (5.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Analyst
2 17 (28.33%) Business Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Developer
3 11 (18.33%) SAP Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Financial Business Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Team Leader
4 7 (11.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) SAP BW Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) Business Objects Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Sales Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Junior Architect
6 4 (6.67%) ABAP Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Junior
7 3 (5.00%) Security Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Project Director
8 2 (3.33%) Database Analyst
9 1 (1.67%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
1 5 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (3.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Statistics
3 5 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) RMADS
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) UNIX
1 5 (8.33%) Android
1 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) CRM
1 13 (21.67%) Project Management
2 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.33%) Data Management
3 11 (18.33%) Migration
4 10 (16.67%) Information Security
4 10 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 9 (15.00%) SDLC
6 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.67%) Data Migration
7 6 (10.00%) Time Management
8 5 (8.33%) Scrum
9 4 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) Use Case
9 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.67%) B2B
9 4 (6.67%) UML
9 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Business Transformation
9 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) Java
1 5 (8.33%) PHP
2 4 (6.67%) ABAP
3 2 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) SC Cleared
1 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) CISSP
2 4 (6.67%) CISM
3 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) SAP
2 6 (10.00%) Cisco
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Juniper
2 6 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (10.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (10.00%) F5
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) CODA