The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 304 306 311
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 22 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 27
Average salary £58,000 £72,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +61.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £77,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +8.97%
Benchmarking
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9631 9563 10174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.10% 80.85% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7983 8425 9281
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the City of London region.

Benchmarking Salary Trend in the City of London

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in the City of London

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking.

1 22 (39.29%) Linux
2 17 (30.36%) Windows
3 16 (28.57%) Oracle
4 15 (26.79%) Project Management
5 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (23.21%) ITIL
6 13 (23.21%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (23.21%) Information Security
6 13 (23.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (21.43%) Statistics
7 12 (21.43%) Java
8 11 (19.64%) Performance Management
8 11 (19.64%) Security Architecture
9 10 (17.86%) Risk Analysis
9 10 (17.86%) SABSA
9 10 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
9 10 (17.86%) LAN
9 10 (17.86%) Finance
10 9 (16.07%) Intel
10 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (16.07%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (16.07%) Hadoop
10 9 (16.07%) Puppet
10 9 (16.07%) Big Data
11 8 (14.29%) Pentaho
11 8 (14.29%) MapReduce
11 8 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
11 8 (14.29%) R
11 8 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) SAS
3 1 (1.79%) Lync
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) LAN
2 8 (14.29%) WAN
3 4 (7.14%) DHCP
3 4 (7.14%) DNS
4 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.57%) SAN
5 2 (3.57%) WLAN
6 1 (1.79%) Internet
6 1 (1.79%) Firewall
6 1 (1.79%) NAS
6 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.79%) PBX
6 1 (1.79%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (16.07%) Hadoop
2 9 (16.07%) Big Data
3 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
3 8 (14.29%) Mahout
3 8 (14.29%) DataStage
3 8 (14.29%) Pentaho
3 8 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.57%) MSI
3 1 (1.79%) Introscope
3 1 (1.79%) JMeter
3 1 (1.79%) Emacs
3 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Retail
3 4 (7.14%) Marketing
4 3 (5.36%) Advertising
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Back Office
6 1 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (14.29%) Administrator
2 5 (8.93%) Product Manager
3 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (7.14%) Hadoop Administrator
4 3 (5.36%) Supplier Relationship Manager
4 3 (5.36%) Relationships Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.57%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Consultant
5 2 (3.57%) Server Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Architect
5 2 (3.57%) Technical Architect
5 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Server Support
5 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Middleware
1 3 (5.36%) JMS
2 2 (3.57%) Rendezvous
2 2 (3.57%) XML
2 2 (3.57%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.57%) QuickFIX
3 1 (1.79%) REST
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) JSP
3 1 (1.79%) SOAP
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Statistics
2 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) CMDB
5 1 (1.79%) RIA
5 1 (1.79%) RMADS
5 1 (1.79%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Linux
2 17 (30.36%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) UNIX
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Project Management
2 13 (23.21%) ITIL
2 13 (23.21%) Risk Assessment
2 13 (23.21%) Information Security
3 11 (19.64%) Security Architecture
3 11 (19.64%) Performance Management
4 10 (17.86%) SABSA
4 10 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (17.86%) Risk Analysis
5 8 (14.29%) ETL
5 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 8 (14.29%) MapReduce
6 5 (8.93%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.93%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.14%) Business Development
7 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.36%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) Java
2 8 (14.29%) R
3 3 (5.36%) Perl
3 3 (5.36%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) Python
4 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.79%) Ruby
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.14%) MCSE
2 2 (3.57%) MCITP
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) MCSA
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.79%) CISA
3 1 (1.79%) CISM
3 1 (1.79%) MBA
3 1 (1.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.29%) SLA
3 4 (7.14%) COBIT
4 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
5 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.79%) NFS
3 1 (1.79%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) Puppet
1 9 (16.07%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.79%) YUM
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle
2 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.07%) Intel
4 8 (14.29%) Informatica
4 8 (14.29%) Teradata
4 8 (14.29%) Cisco
4 8 (14.29%) IBM
4 8 (14.29%) Sybase
4 8 (14.29%) Netezza
4 8 (14.29%) Talend
4 8 (14.29%) Hortonworks
4 8 (14.29%) Cloudera
4 8 (14.29%) MapR
5 4 (7.14%) SAP
6 3 (5.36%) VMware
7 2 (3.57%) 29West
7 2 (3.57%) HP
7 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.79%) Mitel
8 1 (1.79%) Siemens
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