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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 214 195 223
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Permanent jobs citing WFM 12 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.43% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.57% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
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
4435 4186 4246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.97% 74.18% 75.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2971 3176 3532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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
Slough +12 5 - -
Bracknell -7 3 - -
Reading 0 1 £40,000 -
WFM
South East

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (36.00%) XML
2 9 (36.00%) Marketing
2 9 (36.00%) Business Development
3 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (28.00%) .NET
5 6 (24.00%) Process Management
5 6 (24.00%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle
5 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (24.00%) BCP
5 6 (24.00%) Operations Management
5 6 (24.00%) Network Design
5 6 (24.00%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (24.00%) Migration
5 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
5 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (24.00%) Network Security
5 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (20.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.00%) VBScript
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) Service Management
7 4 (16.00%) CRM
7 4 (16.00%) Use Case
7 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (16.00%) Billing
7 4 (16.00%) Huawei

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (36.00%) Marketing
3 4 (16.00%) Billing
4 3 (12.00%) Finance
5 2 (8.00%) Dutch Language
5 2 (8.00%) German Language
6 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Operations Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (16.00%) OSS Architect
5 4 (16.00%) BSS Architect
5 4 (16.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Report Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Management Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Developer
7 2 (8.00%) OSS Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) XML
2 7 (28.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Business Development
2 6 (24.00%) Process Management
2 6 (24.00%) GAP Analysis
2 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (24.00%) BCP
2 6 (24.00%) Operations Management
2 6 (24.00%) Network Design
2 6 (24.00%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) CRM
3 4 (16.00%) Use Case
3 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
3 4 (16.00%) Network Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) VBScript
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) HND
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 4 (16.00%) Huawei
4 1 (4.00%) Verint