The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS 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 NHS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 266 296 298
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +2
Permanent jobs citing NHS 38 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 0.34% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 17
Average salary £43,000 £42,832 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.39% -14.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £29,750 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £77,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,060 £36,250 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+18.78% -13.17%
NHS
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4203 4944 4914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.52% 46.99% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3592 4178 4418
Average salary £55,000 £56,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.08% +3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NHS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

NHS Salary Trend in the City of London

NHS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in the City of London

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 23 (35.94%) SQL
3 17 (26.56%) Marketing
4 14 (21.88%) Management Information System
5 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
7 11 (17.19%) Degree
8 10 (15.63%) Social Media
9 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (14.06%) CRM
10 8 (12.50%) MS Office
10 8 (12.50%) ITIL
10 8 (12.50%) Project Management
10 8 (12.50%) Coaching
10 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (10.94%) Statistics
11 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (10.94%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (10.94%) Informatics
11 7 (10.94%) Line Management
12 6 (9.38%) Finance
12 6 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
13 5 (7.81%) Information Governance
13 5 (7.81%) Tableau
13 5 (7.81%) Data Quality
13 5 (7.81%) SAS

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 5 (7.81%) SAS
2 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Drupal
3 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) SPSS
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (3.13%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.56%) Wireless
2 1 (1.56%) VPN
2 1 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) LAN
2 1 (1.56%) VoIP
2 1 (1.56%) WAN
2 1 (1.56%) DHCP
2 1 (1.56%) RIP
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.25%) QlikView
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.56%) MySQL
7 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.56%) Firebug
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (26.56%) Marketing
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.69%) Electronics
4 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.56%) Local Government
6 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Analyst
2 9 (14.06%) Information Analyst
3 7 (10.94%) Communications Manager
3 7 (10.94%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Data Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Business Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Senior Information Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Database Manager
5 4 (6.25%) NHS Information Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Strategy Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Engagement Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Information Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) jQuery
1 1 (1.56%) WAMP
1 1 (1.56%) JSON
1 1 (1.56%) Ajax
1 1 (1.56%) HTML5
1 1 (1.56%) CSS3
1 1 (1.56%) Modernizr
1 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (1.56%) LAMP
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) HTML
1 1 (1.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Management Information System
2 10 (15.63%) Social Media
3 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.94%) Statistics
4 7 (10.94%) Informatics
5 4 (6.25%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.69%) DTV
7 2 (3.13%) Digital Media
7 2 (3.13%) Credit Risk
7 2 (3.13%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.56%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.56%) e-Health
8 1 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.56%) User Experience
8 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.56%) LIMS
8 1 (1.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.56%) UNIX
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (14.06%) CRM
3 8 (12.50%) ITIL
3 8 (12.50%) Project Management
3 8 (12.50%) Coaching
4 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.94%) Line Management
5 6 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) Information Governance
6 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.25%) ETL
7 4 (6.25%) Scrum
7 4 (6.25%) Change Management
7 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (6.25%) Analytics
7 4 (6.25%) Time Management
7 4 (6.25%) Matrix Management
8 3 (4.69%) Content Management
8 3 (4.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
2 3 (4.69%) VBA
3 1 (1.56%) VB
3 1 (1.56%) C#
3 1 (1.56%) Delphi
3 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) CCNA
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.13%) PhD
4 1 (1.56%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.56%) CISM
4 1 (1.56%) MBA
4 1 (1.56%) MCSE
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) CCNP
4 1 (1.56%) CISSP
4 1 (1.56%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.69%) SLA
3 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Tableau
3 3 (4.69%) Cognos
3 3 (4.69%) SAP
3 3 (4.69%) Cerner
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (1.56%) Aruba
5 1 (1.56%) Twitter
5 1 (1.56%) VMware
5 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.56%) Juniper
5 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.56%) iSOFT