The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 176 197 194
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 53 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.71% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 10
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £63,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -16.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £72,550 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%
Six Sigma
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
4642 4661 4187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.87% 79.03% 76.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3183 3376 3399
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Berkshire

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 +34 41 £51,500 -20.76%
Slough -12 10 £50,000 -4.76%
Bracknell - 1 £55,000 -
Six Sigma
South East

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Six Sigma 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 Six Sigma.

1 65 (67.71%) Finance
2 54 (56.25%) Telecoms
3 47 (48.96%) Benchmarking
4 45 (46.88%) PRINCE2
5 44 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 44 (45.83%) Degree
6 42 (43.75%) Project Management
7 35 (36.46%) ISO 14001
8 31 (32.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (32.29%) PMI Certification
9 25 (26.04%) Legal
10 23 (23.96%) ITIL
11 22 (22.92%) CRM
11 22 (22.92%) Process Management
11 22 (22.92%) PMP
12 21 (21.88%) Wireless
13 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (18.75%) Lean Six Sigma
15 15 (15.63%) Risk Management
15 15 (15.63%) Retail
15 15 (15.63%) ISO 9001
16 14 (14.58%) SC Cleared
16 14 (14.58%) Security Cleared
16 14 (14.58%) Supplier Management
16 14 (14.58%) Business Development
17 13 (13.54%) Huawei
18 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
18 12 (12.50%) Back Office
18 12 (12.50%) German Language
19 11 (11.46%) ISO 9000

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Six Sigma 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 Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.88%) Wireless
2 7 (7.29%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.08%) Frame Relay
3 2 (2.08%) Network Security
3 2 (2.08%) ATM
3 2 (2.08%) LAN
3 2 (2.08%) WAN
3 2 (2.08%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.08%) VPN
3 2 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) MS Access
General
1 65 (67.71%) Finance
2 54 (56.25%) Telecoms
3 25 (26.04%) Legal
4 15 (15.63%) Retail
5 12 (12.50%) Back Office
5 12 (12.50%) German Language
6 6 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (28.13%) Project Manager
2 18 (18.75%) Analyst
3 13 (13.54%) Quality Manager
4 11 (11.46%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 9 (9.38%) Architect
5 9 (9.38%) Enterprise Architect
6 6 (6.25%) Programme Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Consultant
7 5 (5.21%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.17%) IT Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Financial Business Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (4.17%) IT Services Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Change Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Programme Director
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) PMI
2 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (48.96%) Benchmarking
2 45 (46.88%) PRINCE2
3 44 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 42 (43.75%) Project Management
5 23 (23.96%) ITIL
6 22 (22.92%) CRM
6 22 (22.92%) Process Management
7 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (18.75%) Lean Six Sigma
9 15 (15.63%) Risk Management
10 14 (14.58%) Supplier Management
10 14 (14.58%) Business Development
11 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (11.46%) Business Analysis
12 11 (11.46%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (10.42%) Change Management
13 10 (10.42%) Programme Management
13 10 (10.42%) Coaching
14 9 (9.38%) Mentoring
14 9 (9.38%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (45.83%) Degree
2 31 (32.29%) PMI Certification
3 22 (22.92%) PMP
4 14 (14.58%) SC Cleared
4 14 (14.58%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (2.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (1.04%) CISSP
6 1 (1.04%) CISM
6 1 (1.04%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (36.46%) ISO 14001
2 31 (32.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (15.63%) ISO 9001
4 11 (11.46%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 13 (13.54%) Huawei
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.08%) HP
3 2 (2.08%) Dell
3 2 (2.08%) EMC
3 2 (2.08%) Juniper
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle
3 2 (2.08%) Cisco
3 2 (2.08%) IBM
3 2 (2.08%) NetApp
3 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.08%) Imperva
3 2 (2.08%) F5
3 2 (2.08%) Tripwire
4 1 (1.04%) Comverse
4 1 (1.04%) Cerillion
4 1 (1.04%) Amdocs
4 1 (1.04%) Ericsson