The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS 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
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 200 203 212
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing GIS 9 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.52% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 7
Average salary £60,000 £52,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,000 £24,938
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.05%
GIS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1960 2098 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.34% 37.40% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1353 1633
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Berkshire

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Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS 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 +6 6 £65,000 +109.67% 1
Newbury +14 2 £28,000 -30.00%
GIS
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (36.67%) Requirements Management
2 11 (36.67%) UNIX
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) Service Management
2 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
2 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
3 10 (33.33%) MS Office
4 9 (30.00%) ITIL
5 8 (26.67%) CGI
5 8 (26.67%) ITSM
5 8 (26.67%) Dell
5 8 (26.67%) Citrix
5 8 (26.67%) Terminal Services
5 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (26.67%) Business Development
5 8 (26.67%) Computacenter
5 8 (26.67%) Migration
5 8 (26.67%) VMware
5 8 (26.67%) Office 365
5 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (26.67%) XenApp
5 8 (26.67%) XenDesktop
5 8 (26.67%) SCCM
5 8 (26.67%) Lync
6 6 (20.00%) ESRI
7 5 (16.67%) Degree
8 4 (13.33%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) Lync
2 3 (10.00%) ArcGIS
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Technical Design Authority
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.00%) IT Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Server Support
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) CGI
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) JSP
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (3.33%) DirectX
3 1 (3.33%) JSON
3 1 (3.33%) WCF
3 1 (3.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) CSS3
3 1 (3.33%) Mapnik
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Service Management
1 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
1 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (36.67%) Requirements Management
2 9 (30.00%) ITIL
3 8 (26.67%) ITSM
3 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (26.67%) Business Development
3 8 (26.67%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) CAD
5 2 (6.67%) Project Governance
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Analytics
6 1 (3.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) VBScript
3 2 (6.67%) VB
3 2 (6.67%) C++
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) VB6
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) Lisp
4 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) CITP
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) ISACA
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Terminal Services
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (26.67%) XenApp
1 8 (26.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Dell
2 8 (26.67%) Citrix
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) Computacenter
3 6 (20.00%) ESRI
4 2 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Splunk
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