The table below looks at the statistics for MBCS in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBCS over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank 874 885 838
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -47
Permanent jobs citing MBCS 6 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.013% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.022% 0.048% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 7
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +6.66%
MBCS
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27606 29471 27572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.08% 27.06% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22181 23213 22464
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MBCS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MBCS Jobs Demand Trend in England

MBCS
Salary Trend in England

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

MBCS Salary Trend in England

MBCS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBCS within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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
London +28 5 £57,500 -23.33% 3
North West - 1 £55,000 - 2
MBCS
UK

MBCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing MBCS 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 MBCS.

1 13 (92.86%) CITP
2 11 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) PCI DSS
2 11 (78.57%) CISSP
3 9 (64.29%) Retail
4 8 (57.14%) CEH
4 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (57.14%) CISA
4 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
6 3 (21.43%) CISMP
6 3 (21.43%) CESG
6 3 (21.43%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
6 3 (21.43%) Security Management
6 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (21.43%) ISMS
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) TOGAF

MBCS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing MBCS 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 MBCS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
General
1 9 (64.29%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
2 8 (57.14%) Security Consultant
2 8 (57.14%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) CESG
1 3 (21.43%) CESG CLAS
1 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) ISMS
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) CITP
2 11 (78.57%) CISSP
3 8 (57.14%) CISA
3 8 (57.14%) CEH
4 3 (21.43%) CISMP
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) MCP
5 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (78.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec
1 1 (7.14%) Sophos
1 1 (7.14%) Toshiba
1 1 (7.14%) ATG
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
1 1 (7.14%) Endeca
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Veeam
1 1 (7.14%) hybris
1 1 (7.14%) Spiceworks
1 1 (7.14%) Aerohive Networks
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 70k + package and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 12 hours ago