The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Benchmarking
UK / England
Rank 696 767 645
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -122
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 149 127 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.14% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.16% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 107 96 173
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.63%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69491 80594 82768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.18% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57640 67785 68751
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in England

Benchmarking
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +108 105 £65,000 +4.00% 4
South East +68 18 £40,000 -40.74% 1
North West -8 13 £44,250 -6.84%
South West +8 4 £41,500 -8.79%
Yorkshire +19 3 £37,500 -21.05%
East of England +5 2 £55,000 +41.93% 5
West Midlands +4 2 £24,813 -58.64% 1
North East - 1 - -
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 136 (47.72%) Finance
2 108 (37.89%) Degree
3 78 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (25.96%) Linux
5 68 (23.86%) Windows
6 64 (22.46%) LAN
6 64 (22.46%) Performance Tuning
7 62 (21.75%) Oracle
8 60 (21.05%) WAN
9 59 (20.70%) IBM
9 59 (20.70%) Risk Management
10 58 (20.35%) NetApp
11 57 (20.00%) SAN
11 57 (20.00%) EMC
11 57 (20.00%) Intel
11 57 (20.00%) Cisco
11 57 (20.00%) NFS
11 57 (20.00%) Solaris
11 57 (20.00%) Multicast
11 57 (20.00%) FCoE
11 57 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
11 57 (20.00%) NAS
11 57 (20.00%) SRDF
12 56 (19.65%) VMware Infrastructure
12 56 (19.65%) VMware
13 55 (19.30%) Oracle Coherence
13 55 (19.30%) Oracle RAC
14 54 (18.95%) MS Excel
15 52 (18.25%) Apache
15 52 (18.25%) Xen

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 55 (19.30%) Oracle Coherence
2 52 (18.25%) Apache
3 49 (17.19%) Tomcat
4 48 (16.84%) IIS
4 48 (16.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 48 (16.84%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.11%) SAS
6 4 (1.40%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.40%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.05%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.05%) nginx
8 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.35%) Confluence
8 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (18.95%) MS Excel
2 25 (8.77%) MS Office
3 24 (8.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (1.05%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.70%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.70%) InDesign
6 2 (0.70%) SPSS
7 1 (0.35%) MS Project
7 1 (0.35%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.35%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.35%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 28 (9.82%) RMDS
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.70%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (0.70%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.75%) Google Analytics
1 5 (1.75%) SaaS
2 4 (1.40%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.35%) AdWords
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.35%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 64 (22.46%) LAN
2 60 (21.05%) WAN
3 57 (20.00%) FCoE
3 57 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 57 (20.00%) Multicast
3 57 (20.00%) NAS
3 57 (20.00%) SAN
4 52 (18.25%) iSCSI
5 48 (16.84%) HTTP
6 7 (2.46%) Radio Access Network
6 7 (2.46%) Wireless
7 5 (1.75%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.75%) VPN
8 4 (1.40%) Firewall
8 4 (1.40%) Network Security
9 3 (1.05%) LDAP
9 3 (1.05%) SSL
9 3 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.70%) UMTS
10 2 (0.70%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.68%) Hadoop
1 39 (13.68%) HBase
1 39 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.18%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (8.07%) DB2
4 20 (7.02%) OLAP
4 20 (7.02%) OLTP
4 20 (7.02%) Oracle OLAP
5 9 (3.16%) MySQL
6 8 (2.81%) Big Data
7 7 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.40%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.40%) QlikView
11 3 (1.05%) phpMyAdmin
11 3 (1.05%) Qlik Sense
11 3 (1.05%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.35%) Looker
Development Applications
1 15 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.40%) JIRA
4 3 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.05%) Axure RP
4 3 (1.05%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.05%) JUnit
4 3 (1.05%) PHPUnit
4 3 (1.05%) Selenium
4 3 (1.05%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.70%) Moq
6 1 (0.35%) Grunt
6 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 136 (47.72%) Finance
2 28 (9.82%) Banking
3 25 (8.77%) Marketing
4 23 (8.07%) Telecoms
5 21 (7.37%) Legal
6 17 (5.96%) Billing
7 16 (5.61%) Investment Banking
8 11 (3.86%) French Language
9 10 (3.51%) German Language
9 10 (3.51%) Spanish Language
10 9 (3.16%) Games
10 9 (3.16%) Retail
11 7 (2.46%) Corporate Banking
11 7 (2.46%) Financial Institution
12 5 (1.75%) Automotive
12 5 (1.75%) Publishing
12 5 (1.75%) Russian Language
13 3 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (22.11%) Architect
2 55 (19.30%) Infrastructure Architect
3 33 (11.58%) Technical Architect
4 32 (11.23%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 32 (11.23%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 29 (10.18%) Developer
5 29 (10.18%) Solutions Architect
6 28 (9.82%) Analyst
7 23 (8.07%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 21 (7.37%) Lead Architect
8 21 (7.37%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 15 (5.26%) Commercial Manager
10 14 (4.91%) Consultant
11 13 (4.56%) Network Infrastructure Architect
12 11 (3.86%) Financial Analyst
12 11 (3.86%) Storage Architect
12 11 (3.86%) User Experience Researcher
12 11 (3.86%) Virtualisation Architect
12 11 (3.86%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
13 10 (3.51%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (16.84%) Middleware
2 36 (12.63%) HTML
3 34 (11.93%) XML
4 28 (9.82%) Rendezvous
4 28 (9.82%) Ultra Messaging
4 28 (9.82%) XSLT
5 8 (2.81%) AngularJS
5 8 (2.81%) RESTful
6 5 (1.75%) Android SDK
6 5 (1.75%) CSS
7 4 (1.40%) .NET
7 4 (1.40%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.40%) jQuery
7 4 (1.40%) LAMP
7 4 (1.40%) Spark Streaming
8 3 (1.05%) Alternative PHP Cache
8 3 (1.05%) Behat
8 3 (1.05%) JSON
8 3 (1.05%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (1.05%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (10.88%) Management Information System
3 28 (9.82%) User Experience
4 22 (7.72%) Statistics
5 18 (6.32%) Mobile App
6 16 (5.61%) Data Centre
7 15 (5.26%) Computer Science
8 14 (4.91%) Mathematics
9 11 (3.86%) Driving Licence
9 11 (3.86%) Psychology
9 11 (3.86%) Social Media
10 10 (3.51%) Performance Metrics
11 8 (2.81%) Online Games
12 6 (2.11%) Visualisation
13 5 (1.75%) Ergonomics
14 4 (1.40%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.40%) Data Structures
14 4 (1.40%) Virtual Team
15 3 (1.05%) Fintech
15 3 (1.05%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 74 (25.96%) Linux
2 68 (23.86%) Windows
3 57 (20.00%) Solaris
4 9 (3.16%) Android
5 5 (1.75%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.05%) CentOS
7 3 (1.05%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.05%) Unix
7 3 (1.05%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.05%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.70%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (22.46%) Performance Tuning
3 59 (20.70%) Risk Management
4 40 (14.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 39 (13.68%) Project Management
6 38 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (11.58%) Analytics
7 33 (11.58%) Change Management
8 27 (9.47%) Service Delivery
9 24 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (8.07%) CRM
10 23 (8.07%) Process Improvement
11 21 (7.37%) Programme Management
12 20 (7.02%) Service Management
13 19 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 19 (6.67%) Six Sigma
14 18 (6.32%) E-Commerce
15 16 (5.61%) Performance Management
15 16 (5.61%) PRINCE2
15 16 (5.61%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (15.79%) SQL
2 42 (14.74%) JavaScript
3 37 (12.98%) Java
4 16 (5.61%) C
5 7 (2.46%) PHP
6 6 (2.11%) Go
7 5 (1.75%) C#
7 5 (1.75%) R
7 5 (1.75%) Scala
7 5 (1.75%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.40%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.05%) Python
9 3 (1.05%) VBA
10 2 (0.70%) MapBasic
10 2 (0.70%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.35%) Korn
11 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.35%) VB
11 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 108 (37.89%) Degree
2 13 (4.56%) PMI Certification
2 13 (4.56%) PMP
3 7 (2.46%) HNC
3 7 (2.46%) HND
4 2 (0.70%) ACDT
4 2 (0.70%) ACMT
4 2 (0.70%) MBA
4 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.35%) CCNA
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.12%) SLA
2 24 (8.42%) Data Quality
3 13 (4.56%) ISO 14001
4 8 (2.81%) QA
5 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.35%) COBIT
6 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.35%) PMBOK
System Software
1 57 (20.00%) NFS
1 57 (20.00%) SRDF
2 56 (19.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (19.30%) Oracle RAC
4 52 (18.25%) Hyper-V
4 52 (18.25%) KVM
4 52 (18.25%) Xen
5 10 (3.51%) Active Directory
6 9 (3.16%) Docker
7 3 (1.05%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.70%) etcd
8 2 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (3.16%) RSA Archer
2 7 (2.46%) Puppet
3 3 (1.05%) Ansible
3 3 (1.05%) Cobbler
3 3 (1.05%) cPanel
4 2 (0.70%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.70%) Consul
4 2 (0.70%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.35%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 62 (21.75%) Oracle
2 59 (20.70%) IBM
3 58 (20.35%) NetApp
4 57 (20.00%) Cisco
4 57 (20.00%) EMC
4 57 (20.00%) Intel
5 56 (19.65%) VMware
6 35 (12.28%) Sybase
7 28 (9.82%) DataSynapse
7 28 (9.82%) Microsoft
7 28 (9.82%) TIBCO
8 11 (3.86%) Adobe
9 9 (3.16%) Red Hat
9 9 (3.16%) Reuters
10 7 (2.46%) Facebook
10 7 (2.46%) Google
10 7 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.46%) SAP
10 7 (2.46%) Twitter
11 6 (2.11%) Computacenter
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Top plus full benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
networx
Salary: £24,200 (including 1% annual increase 1st April 2017)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + 35% bonus potential and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
JP Boden & Co Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: £40k to £47k + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + exc' bens.
Posted: 27 days ago