The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 218 222 210
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing GIS 13 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.85% 0.76% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 8
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £31,500 £34,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £80,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.32%
GIS
South East

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1523 1317 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.48% 23.75% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1082 1239
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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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 Database & Business Intelligence 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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 12 £42,000 +29.23%
Slough -4 1 £27,000 -66.25%
GIS
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 33 (94.29%) SAP
2 28 (80.00%) Smart Meter
2 28 (80.00%) Big Data
3 27 (77.14%) ESRI
4 23 (65.71%) Mobile App
5 22 (62.86%) Retail
6 19 (54.29%) CRM
6 19 (54.29%) Degree
7 17 (48.57%) ITIL
7 17 (48.57%) ISO 9001
7 17 (48.57%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (48.57%) Change Management
7 17 (48.57%) Telecoms
8 15 (42.86%) Billing
9 13 (37.14%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
10 12 (34.29%) Asset Management
11 10 (28.57%) Migration
11 10 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 10 (28.57%) Resource Management
11 10 (28.57%) TOGAF
11 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
11 10 (28.57%) ITIL V3
12 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (25.71%) Finance
13 8 (22.86%) CITP
14 7 (20.00%) Data Management
14 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (17.14%) DataStage

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (8.57%) SAP CRM
2 3 (8.57%) SAP PM
2 3 (8.57%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) 2G
1 1 (2.86%) 3G
1 1 (2.86%) 4G
1 1 (2.86%) DWDM
1 1 (2.86%) LTE
1 1 (2.86%) MGW
1 1 (2.86%) PBX
1 1 (2.86%) RNC
1 1 (2.86%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (80.00%) Big Data
2 13 (37.14%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (17.14%) DataStage
3 6 (17.14%) IBM InfoSphere
3 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
3 6 (17.14%) QualityStage
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) QGIS
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) ERwin
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (62.86%) Retail
2 17 (48.57%) Telecoms
3 15 (42.86%) Billing
4 9 (25.71%) Finance
5 6 (17.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Business Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Data Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Junior
5 4 (11.43%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Portfolio Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Service Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Junior Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Trainer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Trainer
7 1 (2.86%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (80.00%) Smart Meter
2 23 (65.71%) Mobile App
3 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (17.14%) Data Extraction
4 6 (17.14%) Data Structures
4 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
4 6 (17.14%) SCADA
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) CRM
2 17 (48.57%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (48.57%) Change Management
2 17 (48.57%) ITIL
3 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
4 12 (34.29%) Asset Management
5 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 10 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 10 (28.57%) Migration
5 10 (28.57%) Resource Management
5 10 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 7 (20.00%) Data Management
7 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
7 6 (17.14%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
7 6 (17.14%) ETL
7 6 (17.14%) Information Management
7 6 (17.14%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (17.14%) Logistics
7 6 (17.14%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Python
1 6 (17.14%) R
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) CITP
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 4 (11.43%) ISACA
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (8.57%) PMI Certification
5 3 (8.57%) PMP
6 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (48.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) TickIT
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) SAP
2 27 (77.14%) ESRI
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (2.86%) ComArch
4 1 (2.86%) Cramer
4 1 (2.86%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Siemens