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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 680 656 707
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +51
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 210 200 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 145 146 117
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 £34,700 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £70,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+54.28% -22.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91395 83053 90383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.92% 76.78%
Number of salaries quoted 74157 68986 77349
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 23 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 23 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 -11 108 £75,000 +42.85% 8
South East -34 38 £48,750 +57.25% 1
East of England +8 24 £57,500 +91.66% 3
North West +2 13 £35,000 +22.80% 5
Yorkshire -41 13 £65,000 +71.05% 2
South West -7 8 £26,000 -8.77%
West Midlands +5 7 £90,000 +157.14%
East Midlands -21 2 £38,250 -27.14%
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 (32.58%) Finance
2 92 (23.06%) Degree
3 88 (22.06%) SQL
4 72 (18.05%) ITIL
5 68 (17.04%) Linux
5 68 (17.04%) Microsoft
6 61 (15.29%) SQL Server
7 60 (15.04%) Windows
8 57 (14.29%) Marketing
9 55 (13.78%) Oracle
10 52 (13.03%) Analytics
11 51 (12.78%) Project Management
12 50 (12.53%) Risk Management
12 50 (12.53%) Retail
13 49 (12.28%) Management Information System
14 48 (12.03%) Performance Tuning
15 46 (11.53%) Banking
16 43 (10.78%) Business Continuity
16 43 (10.78%) MS Excel
17 40 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
17 40 (10.03%) Service Delivery
17 40 (10.03%) Continuous Improvement
18 38 (9.52%) E-Commerce
18 38 (9.52%) Information Security
19 37 (9.27%) Risk Assessment
20 34 (8.52%) LAN
21 33 (8.27%) SAN
22 32 (8.02%) Change Management
22 32 (8.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 32 (8.02%) Performance Management

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (3.76%) Tomcat
2 13 (3.26%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.51%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.51%) IIS
3 10 (2.51%) Oracle Coherence
4 9 (2.26%) Apache
5 8 (2.01%) Lync
6 7 (1.75%) SAS
7 6 (1.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (1.50%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.00%) ArcGIS
8 4 (1.00%) CMS
8 4 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.00%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.00%) CloudStack
9 3 (0.75%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 43 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.51%) MS Office
4 9 (2.26%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.50%) SPSS
6 5 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (1.25%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.75%) MS Project
8 2 (0.50%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (4.76%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.50%) WebTrends
3 6 (1.50%) RMDS
4 5 (1.25%) Fredhopper
4 5 (1.25%) SAP SRM
5 4 (1.00%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.50%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.50%) SaaS
2 2 (0.50%) CloudFront
2 2 (0.50%) Route 53
2 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.52%) LAN
2 33 (8.27%) SAN
3 29 (7.27%) NAS
3 29 (7.27%) WAN
4 27 (6.77%) Internet
5 25 (6.27%) FCoE
5 25 (6.27%) Fibre Channel
5 25 (6.27%) Multicast
6 12 (3.01%) HTTP
7 10 (2.51%) Wireless
8 9 (2.26%) Firewall
8 9 (2.26%) TCP/IP
8 9 (2.26%) VPN
9 7 (1.75%) DNS
9 7 (1.75%) WLAN
9 7 (1.75%) Intranet
10 5 (1.25%) MPLS
10 5 (1.25%) Unified Communications
11 4 (1.00%) DHCP
12 3 (0.75%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 27 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (6.02%) Data Mining
5 21 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (3.51%) Hadoop
7 13 (3.26%) Big Data
7 13 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (2.76%) MySQL
8 11 (2.76%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.51%) HBase
10 9 (2.26%) MS Access
11 7 (1.75%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.50%) Oracle Exadata
12 6 (1.50%) OLTP
13 4 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (1.00%) DB2
13 4 (1.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.00%) Emacs
3 2 (0.50%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (0.50%) MSI
3 2 (0.50%) Subversion
3 2 (0.50%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) Selenium
4 1 (0.25%) JSUnit
4 1 (0.25%) Maven
4 1 (0.25%) Introscope
4 1 (0.25%) JMeter
4 1 (0.25%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.25%) LLVM
4 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.25%) Behat
4 1 (0.25%) Robotium
4 1 (0.25%) JBehave
General
1 130 (32.58%) Finance
2 57 (14.29%) Marketing
3 50 (12.53%) Retail
4 46 (11.53%) Banking
5 21 (5.26%) Legal
6 19 (4.76%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.01%) Publishing
8 11 (2.76%) German Language
9 8 (2.01%) Electronics
9 8 (2.01%) Automotive
10 7 (1.75%) Advertising
10 7 (1.75%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (1.00%) Law
12 4 (1.00%) Multimedia
12 4 (1.00%) Games
12 4 (1.00%) Italian Language
12 4 (1.00%) Japanese Language
12 4 (1.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 53 (13.28%) Architect
1 53 (13.28%) Analyst
2 46 (11.53%) Consultant
3 27 (6.77%) DBA
4 22 (5.51%) Infrastructure Architect
5 21 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 19 (4.76%) Information Security Consultant
6 19 (4.76%) Security Manager
7 18 (4.51%) Developer
8 16 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (3.76%) SQL DBA
9 15 (3.76%) Information Security Manager
9 15 (3.76%) Information Manager
10 12 (3.01%) Relationships Manager
10 12 (3.01%) Business Manager
10 12 (3.01%) Business Architect
10 12 (3.01%) Business Consultant
11 11 (2.76%) SQL Developer
12 10 (2.51%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (2.51%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.52%) HTML
2 20 (5.01%) COM
3 19 (4.76%) Web Services
4 15 (3.76%) .NET
5 13 (3.26%) XML
6 9 (2.26%) XSLT
6 9 (2.26%) Middleware
7 7 (1.75%) CSS
8 6 (1.50%) Flash
8 6 (1.50%) Rendezvous
9 5 (1.25%) XHTML
10 4 (1.00%) J2SE
10 4 (1.00%) JDBC
10 4 (1.00%) JSP
10 4 (1.00%) Servlets
10 4 (1.00%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.00%) J2EE
10 4 (1.00%) JPA
10 4 (1.00%) MapReduce
11 3 (0.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 49 (12.28%) Management Information System
2 29 (7.27%) Statistics
3 15 (3.76%) Mathematics
3 15 (3.76%) Visualisation
4 13 (3.26%) Economics
4 13 (3.26%) Firmware
5 11 (2.76%) Blackberry
6 9 (2.26%) Taxonomies
7 7 (1.75%) Physics
7 7 (1.75%) Copywriting
7 7 (1.75%) NHS
7 7 (1.75%) Social Media
8 6 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.00%) Informatics
9 4 (1.00%) Blog
9 4 (1.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.00%) ASIC
9 4 (1.00%) GIS
9 4 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 68 (17.04%) Linux
2 60 (15.04%) Windows
3 31 (7.77%) Solaris
4 23 (5.76%) UNIX
5 13 (3.26%) Android
6 11 (2.76%) Apple iOS
7 9 (2.26%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.75%) CentOS
10 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.75%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (18.05%) ITIL
2 52 (13.03%) Analytics
3 51 (12.78%) Project Management
4 50 (12.53%) Risk Management
5 48 (12.03%) Performance Tuning
6 43 (10.78%) Business Continuity
7 40 (10.03%) Service Delivery
7 40 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
7 40 (10.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 38 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 38 (9.52%) Information Security
9 37 (9.27%) Risk Assessment
10 32 (8.02%) Change Management
10 32 (8.02%) Performance Management
11 31 (7.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 29 (7.27%) Security Management
12 29 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (7.27%) Information Assurance
13 27 (6.77%) Business Continuity Management
14 24 (6.02%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (22.06%) SQL
2 29 (7.27%) T-SQL
3 25 (6.27%) VBA
4 23 (5.76%) Java
5 21 (5.26%) C
6 16 (4.01%) Python
7 15 (3.76%) Perl
8 12 (3.01%) C++
9 10 (2.51%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.51%) VB
10 9 (2.26%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.75%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.25%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.00%) Ruby
13 4 (1.00%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.75%) PowerHouse
14 3 (0.75%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.50%) AWK
15 2 (0.50%) Korn
15 2 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 92 (23.06%) Degree
2 29 (7.27%) CISSP
2 29 (7.27%) CISA
3 28 (7.02%) CISM
4 25 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (3.26%) MCSE
6 7 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.50%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.25%) MCP
8 5 (1.25%) A+ Certification
9 4 (1.00%) MCTS
10 3 (0.75%) CCNA
10 3 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.50%) CIPFA
11 2 (0.50%) MBA
11 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.25%) Chartered Engineer
12 1 (0.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (7.27%) COBIT
3 25 (6.27%) PCI DSS
4 16 (4.01%) SLA
5 5 (1.25%) QA
6 4 (1.00%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.00%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.50%) Basel II
8 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.25%) BS7799
System Software
1 25 (6.27%) NFS
1 25 (6.27%) SRDF
2 10 (2.51%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.25%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (1.00%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.00%) KVM
6 2 (0.50%) UAG
6 2 (0.50%) Postfix
6 2 (0.50%) Sendmail
6 2 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.50%) Veritas File System
6 2 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (3.26%) SCCM
2 9 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.01%) SCOM
4 5 (1.25%) Puppet
5 4 (1.00%) Ambari
5 4 (1.00%) Oozie
5 4 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (0.75%) WMI
6 3 (0.75%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.50%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.25%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 68 (17.04%) Microsoft
2 55 (13.78%) Oracle
3 30 (7.52%) Cisco
4 29 (7.27%) Intel
5 25 (6.27%) NetApp
5 25 (6.27%) EMC
6 19 (4.76%) Google
7 14 (3.51%) SAP
8 12 (3.01%) Sybase
9 10 (2.51%) IBM
10 8 (2.01%) VMware
11 7 (1.75%) Siebel
12 6 (1.50%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.50%) Adobe
12 6 (1.50%) Dell
12 6 (1.50%) Teradata
12 6 (1.50%) Netezza
12 6 (1.50%) DataSynapse
12 6 (1.50%) TIBCO
12 6 (1.50%) 29West
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Health Care + Bonuses
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Posted: 19 hours ago
London, United Kingdom
Aditi
Salary: A competitive salary package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Health Care + Bonuses
Posted: 21 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Pension + Bonuses + Health Care
Posted: 21 hours ago
Salford
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Barrow-in-furness, Cumbria
BAE - AMS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £78000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £28,633 to £35,791 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum to £75K + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Annual bonus, pension, car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 15% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago