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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 142 110 133
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +23
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 8 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.32% 0.80% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.92% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Median salary £27,000 £66,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-59.24% +55.88%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
2172 1630 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.16% 86.66% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1374 1699
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 17 (45.95%) Manufacturing
3 13 (35.14%) SAP FI
3 13 (35.14%) SAP
3 13 (35.14%) Publishing
3 13 (35.14%) Firewall
3 13 (35.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (35.14%) SAP CO
3 13 (35.14%) Retail
3 13 (35.14%) General Ledger
3 13 (35.14%) Integration Testing
3 13 (35.14%) System Testing
3 13 (35.14%) Data Mapping
3 13 (35.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (35.14%) Legacy Data Mapping
4 10 (27.03%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (27.03%) Network Security
4 10 (27.03%) Degree
4 10 (27.03%) Cisco
4 10 (27.03%) Juniper
4 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
4 10 (27.03%) BGP
5 9 (24.32%) OSPF
5 9 (24.32%) Intel Security
5 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (24.32%) CCIE
5 9 (24.32%) CCNP
5 9 (24.32%) Spanning Tree
5 9 (24.32%) Security Operations
6 7 (18.92%) Trend Analysis

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (35.14%) SAP CO
1 13 (35.14%) SAP FI
1 13 (35.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) Firewall
2 10 (27.03%) BGP
2 10 (27.03%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (27.03%) Network Security
3 9 (24.32%) OSPF
3 9 (24.32%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.51%) Internet
6 3 (8.11%) HTTP
6 3 (8.11%) IPsec
6 3 (8.11%) LAN
6 3 (8.11%) SSL
6 3 (8.11%) VPN
6 3 (8.11%) WAN
6 3 (8.11%) Wireless
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 17 (45.95%) Manufacturing
3 13 (35.14%) General Ledger
3 13 (35.14%) Publishing
3 13 (35.14%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Consultant
2 14 (37.84%) Analyst
3 13 (35.14%) SAP CO Consultant
3 13 (35.14%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (35.14%) SAP FI Consultant
3 13 (35.14%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 11 (29.73%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 10 (27.03%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Finance Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Financial Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Network Support
6 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Information Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Security Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco Expert
8 2 (5.41%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (8.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 13 (35.14%) Data Mapping
1 13 (35.14%) Integration Testing
1 13 (35.14%) Legacy Data Mapping
1 13 (35.14%) System Testing
2 9 (24.32%) Security Operations
3 7 (18.92%) Trend Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) Coaching
5 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.11%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (8.11%) Information Security
6 3 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.11%) SIEM
6 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 9 (24.32%) CCIE
2 9 (24.32%) CCNP
2 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.11%) CISM
3 3 (8.11%) CISSP
4 1 (2.70%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) COBIT
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) SAP
2 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
2 10 (27.03%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) Juniper
3 9 (24.32%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft