The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS 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
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 102 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NHS 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% - 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £43,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +12.98%
NHS
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
650 855 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.41% 47.32% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 520 634 573
Average salary £43,000 £39,308 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.39% -7.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

NHS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

NHS Salary Trend in Cambridge

NHS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

NHS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing NHS 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 NHS.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Veeam
2 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) SLA
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) MCP
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) MCSE
4 3 (30.00%) MCSA
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) Fujitsu
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) HP Helion
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (10.00%) C

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) HP Helion
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) OSPF
1 1 (10.00%) BGP
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Product Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) LAMP
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Erlang
2 1 (10.00%) Go
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) MCSA
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (20.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco