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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank 893 934 959
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +25
Permanent jobs citing MBCS 12 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.009% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.050% 0.032% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 10
Median salary £37,626 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.56% +43.75%
UK excluding London median salary £37,626 £59,149 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-36.38% +47.87%
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
23924 28002 29686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.12% 27.34% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19579 22616 23195
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MBCS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing MBCS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MBCS across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

MBCS Salary Histogram in England

MBCS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBCS within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
North West +17 2 - -
West Midlands -5 2 £37,626 -40.55%
South West - 2 £48,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £37,626 -
North East - 2 £37,626 -
London +59 1 £72,500 +26.08%
East of England - 1 £37,626 -
MBCS
UK

MBCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing MBCS 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 MBCS.

1 14 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) Degree
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
6 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
6 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) Information Security
7 4 (19.05%) CITP
7 4 (19.05%) SOA
7 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 3 (14.29%) Network Management
8 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (14.29%) CLAS
8 3 (14.29%) VoIP
8 3 (14.29%) VPN
8 3 (14.29%) UML
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) CISSP
8 3 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 3 (14.29%) ISMS
8 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

MBCS
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:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) VoIP
1 3 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Local Government
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Security Assurance Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 2 (9.52%) ICT Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Lead Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (4.76%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 3 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (9.52%) CESG
4 2 (9.52%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
4 5 (23.81%) Information Security
4 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 3 (14.29%) ISMS
6 3 (14.29%) Network Management
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) CITP
4 3 (14.29%) CISSP
4 3 (14.29%) CLAS
5 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) GIAC
5 2 (9.52%) GSEC
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (9.52%) JNCIA
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Cloudera
2 2 (9.52%) Juniper
2 2 (9.52%) VMware