The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 119 122
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.47% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.58% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.32%
GIS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
645 571 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.64% 29.93% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 584 522 551
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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Salary Trend in Bristol

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

GIS Salary Trend in Bristol

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) MetaFrame
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Actuate
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Java Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) MetaFrame
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Actuate
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods