The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 251 253 257
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 7 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.096% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 7
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £54,000 £30,042
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +31.57%
Benchmarking
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5834 6252 6306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.13% 78.79% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4674 5126 5386
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in the East of England

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in the East of England

Benchmarking
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +13 4 £48,750 -21.37% 1
Bedfordshire +8 2 £45,000 -21.73%
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) UNIX
2 10 (37.04%) Degree
3 9 (33.33%) IIS
3 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 9 (33.33%) LAN
3 9 (33.33%) WAN
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
3 9 (33.33%) SAN
3 9 (33.33%) Middleware
3 9 (33.33%) Firewall
3 9 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Clustering
3 9 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (33.33%) NAS
3 9 (33.33%) SIEM
4 7 (25.93%) Python
5 6 (22.22%) C++
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) C
6 5 (18.52%) Java

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 9 (33.33%) IIS
2 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Radian6
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) LAN
1 9 (33.33%) WAN
1 9 (33.33%) SAN
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
1 9 (33.33%) NAS
2 5 (18.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) YouTrack
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Multimedia
2 5 (18.52%) Electronics
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Architect
1 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 9 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Verification Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
4 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Database Developer
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Social Media Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Middleware
2 5 (18.52%) Direct3D
2 5 (18.52%) OpenCL
2 5 (18.52%) OpenGL ES
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) JMS
4 2 (7.41%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) Software Packaging
5 1 (3.70%) LINQ
5 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Clustering
2 5 (18.52%) Verilog
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Internet of Things
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Open Source
4 1 (3.70%) CUDA
4 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) UNIX
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) HPUX
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
1 9 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 9 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 9 (33.33%) SIEM
2 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance
3 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) OOP
4 3 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Product Management
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.41%) Coaching
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Python
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C++
3 5 (18.52%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) Perl
3 5 (18.52%) PHP
3 5 (18.52%) C
3 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) CISSP
2 4 (14.81%) CISA
2 4 (14.81%) CISM
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
2 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.81%) COBIT
2 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 9 (33.33%) Citrix
1 9 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Facebook
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter
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