The first table below looks at the demand for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 691 672 709
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +37
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 213 187 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 148 132 120
Average salary £57,500 £38,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.31% -27.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £35,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+51.04% -20.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in England

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in England

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in England

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in England

Benchmarking
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -8 111 £72,500 +31.81% 21
South East -36 38 £48,750 +57.25% 7
East of England +5 24 £57,500 +90.38% 3
Yorkshire -52 13 £65,000 +71.05% 5
North West -4 12 £35,000 +22.80% 4
South West +1 9 £26,000 -8.77%
West Midlands +10 7 £90,000 - 1
East Midlands -21 2 £38,250 -27.14% 2
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 130 (32.75%) Finance
2 90 (22.67%) Degree
3 87 (21.91%) SQL
4 71 (17.88%) ITIL
5 70 (17.63%) Microsoft
6 66 (16.62%) Linux
7 60 (15.11%) Windows
7 60 (15.11%) SQL Server
8 56 (14.11%) Marketing
9 52 (13.10%) Oracle
10 51 (12.85%) Analytics
11 50 (12.59%) Project Management
11 50 (12.59%) Retail
12 49 (12.34%) Risk Management
13 48 (12.09%) Management Information System
14 46 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
15 44 (11.08%) Banking
16 43 (10.83%) Business Continuity
16 43 (10.83%) MS Excel
17 40 (10.08%) Service Delivery
17 40 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
19 38 (9.57%) E-Commerce
19 38 (9.57%) Information Security
20 37 (9.32%) Risk Assessment
21 32 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 32 (8.06%) Performance Management
21 32 (8.06%) Change Management
21 32 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
21 32 (8.06%) LAN

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 15 (3.78%) Tomcat
2 14 (3.53%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.77%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.52%) IIS
5 9 (2.27%) Apache
5 9 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (2.02%) Lync
7 7 (1.76%) SAS
8 6 (1.51%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.01%) WorkSite
9 4 (1.01%) ArcGIS
9 4 (1.01%) CMS
9 4 (1.01%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.01%) CloudStack
9 4 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.25%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 43 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.52%) MS Office
4 9 (2.27%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.51%) SPSS
6 5 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (1.26%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.76%) MS Project
8 2 (0.50%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (4.79%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.51%) RMDS
3 6 (1.51%) WebTrends
4 5 (1.26%) Fredhopper
4 5 (1.26%) SAP SRM
5 4 (1.01%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.50%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.51%) SaaS
2 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.50%) Route 53
2 2 (0.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.06%) LAN
1 32 (8.06%) SAN
2 28 (7.05%) NAS
2 28 (7.05%) Internet
3 27 (6.80%) WAN
4 24 (6.05%) FCoE
4 24 (6.05%) Fibre Channel
4 24 (6.05%) Multicast
5 12 (3.02%) HTTP
6 10 (2.52%) Wireless
7 9 (2.27%) Firewall
7 9 (2.27%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.27%) VPN
8 7 (1.76%) Intranet
8 7 (1.76%) DNS
8 7 (1.76%) WLAN
9 5 (1.26%) Unified Communications
9 5 (1.26%) MPLS
10 4 (1.01%) DHCP
11 3 (0.76%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 28 (7.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (6.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (6.05%) Data Mining
5 20 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (3.27%) Hadoop
8 12 (3.02%) Big Data
9 11 (2.77%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.77%) MySQL
10 9 (2.27%) HBase
10 9 (2.27%) MS Access
11 6 (1.51%) OLTP
11 6 (1.51%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.26%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (1.01%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (1.01%) OLAP
13 4 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.01%) Emacs
2 4 (1.01%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.50%) JIRA
3 2 (0.50%) Subversion
3 2 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (0.50%) MSI
3 2 (0.50%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.25%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.25%) LLVM
4 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.25%) Calabash
4 1 (0.25%) eggPlant
4 1 (0.25%) Behat
4 1 (0.25%) Robotium
4 1 (0.25%) Introscope
4 1 (0.25%) JMeter
4 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 130 (32.75%) Finance
2 56 (14.11%) Marketing
3 50 (12.59%) Retail
4 44 (11.08%) Banking
5 22 (5.54%) Legal
6 19 (4.79%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.02%) Publishing
8 11 (2.77%) German Language
9 8 (2.02%) Electronics
9 8 (2.02%) Automotive
10 7 (1.76%) Advertising
10 7 (1.76%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.76%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.26%) Multimedia
13 4 (1.01%) French Language
13 4 (1.01%) Italian Language
13 4 (1.01%) Japanese Language
13 4 (1.01%) Spanish Language
13 4 (1.01%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (13.35%) Analyst
2 50 (12.59%) Architect
3 46 (11.59%) Consultant
4 28 (7.05%) DBA
5 21 (5.29%) Security Consultant
5 21 (5.29%) Infrastructure Architect
6 19 (4.79%) Developer
6 19 (4.79%) Security Manager
6 19 (4.79%) Information Security Consultant
7 16 (4.03%) SQL DBA
7 16 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (3.78%) Information Security Manager
8 15 (3.78%) Information Manager
9 12 (3.02%) Relationships Manager
9 12 (3.02%) Business Manager
9 12 (3.02%) SQL Developer
9 12 (3.02%) Business Architect
9 12 (3.02%) Business Consultant
10 10 (2.52%) Web Analyst
10 10 (2.52%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.55%) HTML
2 21 (5.29%) COM
3 19 (4.79%) Web Services
4 15 (3.78%) .NET
5 13 (3.27%) XML
6 9 (2.27%) Middleware
6 9 (2.27%) XSLT
7 7 (1.76%) CSS
8 6 (1.51%) Flash
8 6 (1.51%) Rendezvous
9 5 (1.26%) XHTML
10 4 (1.01%) JPA
10 4 (1.01%) JDBC
10 4 (1.01%) JSP
10 4 (1.01%) Servlets
10 4 (1.01%) J2EE
10 4 (1.01%) J2SE
10 4 (1.01%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.76%) MapReduce
11 3 (0.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.09%) Management Information System
2 29 (7.30%) Statistics
3 15 (3.78%) Mathematics
4 14 (3.53%) Visualisation
5 13 (3.27%) Firmware
5 13 (3.27%) Economics
6 12 (3.02%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.27%) Taxonomies
8 7 (1.76%) Social Media
8 7 (1.76%) NHS
8 7 (1.76%) Copywriting
8 7 (1.76%) Physics
9 6 (1.51%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.01%) Informatics
11 4 (1.01%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.01%) Blog
11 4 (1.01%) GIS
11 4 (1.01%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 66 (16.62%) Linux
2 60 (15.11%) Windows
3 30 (7.56%) Solaris
4 23 (5.79%) UNIX
5 14 (3.53%) Android
6 12 (3.02%) Apple iOS
7 10 (2.52%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.76%) FreeBSD
10 3 (0.76%) CentOS
11 1 (0.25%) SUSE
11 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (17.88%) ITIL
2 51 (12.85%) Analytics
3 50 (12.59%) Project Management
4 49 (12.34%) Risk Management
5 46 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
6 43 (10.83%) Business Continuity
7 40 (10.08%) Service Delivery
7 40 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 39 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (9.57%) E-Commerce
9 38 (9.57%) Information Security
10 37 (9.32%) Risk Assessment
11 32 (8.06%) Performance Management
11 32 (8.06%) Change Management
11 32 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
12 29 (7.30%) Security Management
12 29 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (7.30%) Information Assurance
13 27 (6.80%) Business Continuity Management
14 25 (6.30%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (21.91%) SQL
2 30 (7.56%) T-SQL
3 25 (6.30%) VBA
4 23 (5.79%) Java
5 21 (5.29%) C
6 16 (4.03%) Python
7 15 (3.78%) Perl
8 12 (3.02%) C++
9 10 (2.52%) VB
9 10 (2.52%) JavaScript
10 9 (2.27%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.76%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.26%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.01%) Ruby
13 4 (1.01%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.76%) PowerHouse
14 3 (0.76%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.50%) Korn
15 2 (0.50%) PHP
15 2 (0.50%) AWK
Qualifications
1 90 (22.67%) Degree
2 28 (7.05%) CISA
2 28 (7.05%) CISM
2 28 (7.05%) CISSP
3 25 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (3.27%) MCSE
5 7 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.51%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.26%) MCP
7 5 (1.26%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.01%) MCTS
9 3 (0.76%) CCNA
9 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.50%) CIPFA
10 2 (0.50%) MBA
11 1 (0.25%) GCED
11 1 (0.25%) GPEN
11 1 (0.25%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (7.30%) COBIT
3 25 (6.30%) PCI DSS
4 16 (4.03%) SLA
5 5 (1.26%) QA
6 4 (1.01%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.01%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.50%) Basel II
8 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.25%) BS7799
System Software
1 24 (6.05%) SRDF
1 24 (6.05%) NFS
2 9 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.51%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.51%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.01%) KVM
6 3 (0.76%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.50%) Veritas File System
7 2 (0.50%) Postfix
7 2 (0.50%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.50%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (3.53%) SCCM
2 9 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.02%) SCOM
4 5 (1.26%) Puppet
5 4 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.76%) HP SIM
6 3 (0.76%) Ambari
6 3 (0.76%) Oozie
6 3 (0.76%) WMI
6 3 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.50%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.25%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 70 (17.63%) Microsoft
2 52 (13.10%) Oracle
3 28 (7.05%) Cisco
4 27 (6.80%) Intel
5 24 (6.05%) EMC
5 24 (6.05%) NetApp
6 19 (4.79%) Google
7 12 (3.02%) SAP
8 11 (2.77%) Sybase
9 10 (2.52%) IBM
10 8 (2.02%) VMware
11 7 (1.76%) Siebel
11 7 (1.76%) Dell
12 6 (1.51%) DataSynapse
12 6 (1.51%) Adobe
12 6 (1.51%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.51%) TIBCO
12 6 (1.51%) 29West
13 5 (1.26%) hybris
13 5 (1.26%) Ab Initio
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £78000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £28,633 to £35,791 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum to £75K + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Annual bonus, pension, car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 15% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Success Digital
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sainsbury's
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sainsbury's
Posted: 24 days ago