The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MKS
Rank 243 235 271
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +36
Permanent jobs citing MKS 9 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.069% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 7
Average salary £38,750 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.48% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,400 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,650 £42,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
MKS
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3605 3552 4324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.65% 49.16% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2968 3018 3646
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 £26,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 £38,750 -
Essex +8 1 - -
MKS
England

MKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Subversion
3 9 (60.00%) Bugzilla
3 9 (60.00%) 3G
3 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (53.33%) Maven
4 8 (53.33%) Python
4 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
5 7 (46.67%) CMake
5 7 (46.67%) Ruby
5 7 (46.67%) LTE
5 7 (46.67%) Hudson
5 7 (46.67%) Perl
5 7 (46.67%) C++
5 7 (46.67%) Ant
5 7 (46.67%) Perforce
6 6 (40.00%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) PHP
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (33.33%) C
8 4 (26.67%) Debian
8 4 (26.67%) CruiseControl
8 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
9 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (20.00%) AWD
9 3 (20.00%) System Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Bug Management
9 3 (20.00%) Redmine

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) 3G
2 7 (46.67%) LTE
3 3 (20.00%) 3GPP
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 3 (20.00%) 2G
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) RTP
4 2 (13.33%) 4G
4 2 (13.33%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (6.67%) RNC
5 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Subversion
2 9 (60.00%) Bugzilla
3 8 (53.33%) Maven
3 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
4 7 (46.67%) CMake
4 7 (46.67%) Hudson
4 7 (46.67%) Ant
5 4 (26.67%) CruiseControl
6 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (20.00%) Redmine
7 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (6.67%) JUnit
7 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (6.67%) Valgrind
General
1 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Release Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Build and Release Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior
3 2 (13.33%) Professional Services Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Release Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planner
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) STL
3 1 (6.67%) Java EE
3 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Debian
2 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (20.00%) System Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Bug Management
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (13.33%) OOD
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Test Management
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Budget Control
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.67%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) Ruby
2 7 (46.67%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) PHP
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Perforce
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) JBoss
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft