The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 127 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 15 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.67% 0.34% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 1.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
GIS
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
655 681 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.20% 33.37% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 578 616 383
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

GIS Salary Trend in Birmingham

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Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

GIS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) PRINCE
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) MCSE
3 8 (44.44%) MCSA
3 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 8 (44.44%) LAN
3 8 (44.44%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) DHCP
3 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) CCNP
3 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 8 (44.44%) EMC
3 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (44.44%) Juniper
3 8 (44.44%) SAN
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) vSphere
3 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) ITSM
5 3 (16.67%) Network Design
5 3 (16.67%) Business Development
6 2 (11.11%) Financial Modelling

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SPSS
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) LAN
1 8 (44.44%) WAN
1 8 (44.44%) DHCP
1 8 (44.44%) DNS
1 8 (44.44%) SAN
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) MI Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) GIS Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Statistics
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
1 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE
3 3 (16.67%) ITSM
3 3 (16.67%) Network Design
3 3 (16.67%) Business Development
4 2 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) MCSE
2 8 (44.44%) MCSA
2 8 (44.44%) CCNP
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 8 (44.44%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 8 (44.44%) EMC
1 8 (44.44%) Citrix
1 8 (44.44%) Juniper
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Mapinfo
3 1 (5.56%) ESRI
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependant upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago