The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -45.45%
Life Science
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
777 707 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.48% 32.90% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 628 652 417
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Life Science
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Birmingham

Life Science
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Life Science 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 Life Science.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) WSUS
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Altiris
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Life Science 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 Life Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) High Availability
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) People Management
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) NetApp
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
1 2 (25.00%) Altiris
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum - Car, Pension etc
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago