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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 225 211 213
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing WFM 2 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.037% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £62,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.19%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
WFM
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
4382 4337 3975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.85% 76.19% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3123 3118 3015
Average salary £54,750 £48,500 £45,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.88% +6.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WFM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

WFM Salary Trend in Berkshire

WFM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Bracknell +8 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
WFM
South East

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WFM 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 WFM.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (62.50%) Avaya
2 5 (62.50%) Genesys
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Business Objects
2 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Cognos
2 5 (62.50%) Siebel
2 5 (62.50%) EAI
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
2 5 (62.50%) TIBCO
2 5 (62.50%) webMethods
2 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (62.50%) Coaching
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) Empirix
4 1 (12.50%) SMS
4 1 (12.50%) 3GPP
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

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

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
1 1 (12.50%) 3GPP
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (12.50%) RTCP
1 1 (12.50%) RTP
1 1 (12.50%) H.323
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
1 1 (12.50%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) EAI
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
1 5 (62.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Workforce Management Optimization
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (12.50%) Iperf
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Avaya
1 5 (62.50%) Genesys
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Business Objects
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
1 5 (62.50%) Cognos
1 5 (62.50%) Siebel
1 5 (62.50%) TIBCO
1 5 (62.50%) webMethods
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Empirix
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) Panasonic
3 1 (12.50%) Verint