The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science 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
Life Sciences
Rank 230 228 227
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.019% 0.072% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.048% 0.19% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +145.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £49,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-13.26% -14.78%
Life Science
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
2064 2095 2102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.95% 37.77% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 1521 1522
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Berkshire

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Life Science 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 Life Science.

1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Presales
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Product Management
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Product Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
5 1 (9.09%) IISP
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) CISA
5 1 (9.09%) CISM
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Law
5 1 (9.09%) Legal

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Life Science 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 Life Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) German Language
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) IT Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Audit Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
2 3 (27.27%) Product Management
3 2 (18.18%) Product Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Research
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) IISP
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
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