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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 103 110 125
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 27 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.33% 0.75% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 0.94% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 5
Average salary £63,750 £50,000 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.50% -15.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,000 £60,900
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
GAP Analysis
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1654 1593 1628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.68% 79.14% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1384 1435
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing GAP Analysis 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 GAP Analysis.

1 16 (47.06%) Cisco
1 16 (47.06%) CCIE
1 16 (47.06%) CCNP
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (47.06%) Juniper
1 16 (47.06%) CheckPoint
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (44.12%) Network Security
3 14 (41.18%) McAfee
4 11 (32.35%) Finance
5 10 (29.41%) Firewall
5 10 (29.41%) BGP
5 10 (29.41%) OSPF
5 10 (29.41%) Spanning Tree
5 10 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) ERP
7 4 (11.76%) SAP
7 4 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (11.76%) SAP FI
7 4 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (11.76%) SAP CO
7 4 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) Legacy Data Mapping
7 4 (11.76%) Data Migration

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing GAP Analysis 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 GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (11.76%) SAP CO
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (11.76%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (44.12%) Network Security
3 10 (29.41%) Spanning Tree
3 10 (29.41%) OSPF
3 10 (29.41%) BGP
3 10 (29.41%) Firewall
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.88%) General Ledger
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Network Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) EDI
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.88%) Derivative
2 2 (5.88%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Migration
2 4 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (11.76%) ERP
2 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
2 4 (11.76%) System Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
2 4 (11.76%) Data Mapping
2 4 (11.76%) Change Control
2 4 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
2 4 (11.76%) Legacy Data Mapping
3 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.88%) Validation
4 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) CCIE
1 16 (47.06%) CCNP
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
3 1 (2.94%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco
1 16 (47.06%) Juniper
1 16 (47.06%) CheckPoint
2 14 (41.18%) McAfee
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.76%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.94%) Cognizant