The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of MKS products and/or services 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 MKS over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East of England region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within MKS, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MKS
Rank 251 243 257
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing MKS 9 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.052% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.11% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 15
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -8.33%
Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3832 3739 4005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 48.08% 48.62% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 3164 3422
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MKS
England

MKS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MKS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MKS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

MKS Salary Trend in the East of England

MKS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MKS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

MKS Salary Histogram in the East of England

MKS
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 MKS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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 - 8 £42,500 -
Essex -7 1 - -
MKS
England

MKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing MKS 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 MKS.

1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) Subversion
3 11 (64.71%) Bugzilla
4 10 (58.82%) Python
5 9 (52.94%) Perl
5 9 (52.94%) Perforce
5 9 (52.94%) Maven
5 9 (52.94%) Ruby
5 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
6 8 (47.06%) CMake
6 8 (47.06%) Hudson
6 8 (47.06%) 3G
6 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
6 8 (47.06%) C++
6 8 (47.06%) Ant
7 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (35.29%) LTE
8 6 (35.29%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
8 6 (35.29%) Java
8 6 (35.29%) PHP
8 6 (35.29%) SQL
8 6 (35.29%) C
9 5 (29.41%) CruiseControl
9 5 (29.41%) Debian
9 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
9 5 (29.41%) Bug Management
9 5 (29.41%) Redmine
10 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (17.65%) AWD

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing MKS 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 MKS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) 3G
2 6 (35.29%) LTE
3 3 (17.65%) 2G
3 3 (17.65%) 3GPP
3 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless
4 2 (11.76%) RTP
4 2 (11.76%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.88%) 4G
5 1 (5.88%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Subversion
2 11 (64.71%) Bugzilla
3 9 (52.94%) Maven
3 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
4 8 (47.06%) CMake
4 8 (47.06%) Hudson
4 8 (47.06%) Ant
5 5 (29.41%) CruiseControl
5 5 (29.41%) Redmine
6 3 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (5.88%) Valgrind
7 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
7 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Release Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Build and Release Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Release Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Deployment Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Professional Services Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) PMO Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planner
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware
4 1 (5.88%) Java EE
4 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Debian
2 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
3 5 (29.41%) Bug Management
4 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) System Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Logistics
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) Release Management
5 2 (11.76%) Test Management
5 2 (11.76%) Requirements Management
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) Perl
2 9 (52.94%) Ruby
3 8 (47.06%) C++
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) PHP
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Perforce
2 3 (17.65%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft