The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 15 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 2.27% - 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% - 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £27,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36 40 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 81.82% 83.33% 82.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 31
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Dudley

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley region citing Continuous Improvement 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 Continuous Improvement.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Process Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley region citing Continuous Improvement 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 Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) HSRP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) PPP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Process Management
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco