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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 186 204 210
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 23 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.23% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 4
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
4016 4321 4205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.61% 77.04% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 2911 3250
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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
Reading +17 15 £55,000 -33.33%
Bracknell +15 5 £55,000 +29.41%
Slough - 5 £55,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £45,000 -
GAP Analysis
South East

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 16 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 12 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 11 (25.00%) Use Case
4 11 (25.00%) UML
4 11 (25.00%) CRM
5 10 (22.73%) Change Management
6 9 (20.45%) Information Security
6 9 (20.45%) MS Visio
6 9 (20.45%) Data Mining
6 9 (20.45%) Billing
6 9 (20.45%) Business Transformation
7 7 (15.91%) Project Management
8 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.64%) Coaching
8 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.36%) Blue Coat
9 5 (11.36%) Time Management
9 5 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (11.36%) Statistics
9 5 (11.36%) F5
9 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
9 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
9 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
9 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.36%) Cisco
9 5 (11.36%) Juniper
9 5 (11.36%) MS Office
10 4 (9.09%) IIS
10 4 (9.09%) MS Excel

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Visio
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
3 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.27%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) Wireless
2 3 (6.82%) LTE
2 3 (6.82%) VoLTE
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 16 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 9 (20.45%) Billing
4 3 (6.82%) Marketing
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
5 2 (4.55%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Business Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Team Leader
5 4 (9.09%) Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Junior
5 4 (9.09%) Junior Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Marketing Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Database Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) SAP Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Project Director
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Statistics
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) RMADS
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 11 (25.00%) Use Case
2 11 (25.00%) UML
2 11 (25.00%) CRM
3 10 (22.73%) Change Management
4 9 (20.45%) Information Security
4 9 (20.45%) Business Transformation
5 7 (15.91%) Project Management
6 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.64%) Coaching
7 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.36%) Time Management
8 4 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (9.09%) Data Management
9 3 (6.82%) Security Management
9 3 (6.82%) B2B
9 3 (6.82%) Market Research
9 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) VBA
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) CISSP
2 4 (9.09%) CISM
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco
1 5 (11.36%) Juniper
1 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
1 5 (11.36%) Blue Coat
1 5 (11.36%) F5
2 2 (4.55%) CODA
2 2 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Remedy