The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank 216 233 221
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing RSS 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.019% 0.017% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.063% 0.065% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £50,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.52%
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +20.37%
RSS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1590 1544 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.81% 25.95% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1287 1637
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RSS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RSS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

RSS Salary Trend in Berkshire

RSS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing RSS 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 RSS.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) WiMAX
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X

RSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing RSS 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 RSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) WiMAX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM