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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank 882 924 935
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +11
Permanent jobs citing MBCS 5 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.021% 0.018% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 12
Median salary £48,500 £63,299 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.37% +48.93%
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £63,299 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.37% +48.93%
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
23362 27410 29058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.95% 27.11% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18916 22222 22916
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
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 26 September 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
South West - 3 £48,500 -
North West - 2 - -
MBCS
UK

MBCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) Degree
4 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) SOA
6 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
7 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (19.05%) UML
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) Information Security
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (14.29%) JNCIA
8 3 (14.29%) CITP
8 3 (14.29%) GSEC
8 3 (14.29%) Local Government
8 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (14.29%) DoDAF
8 3 (14.29%) MODAF
8 3 (14.29%) CCNA
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (14.29%) Juniper
8 3 (14.29%) Internet
8 3 (14.29%) SSADM
8 3 (14.29%) RUP

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 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
1 3 (14.29%) Junos
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) 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 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Information Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Lead Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Security Assurance Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
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%) ICT Manager
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 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
4 2 (9.52%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (4.76%) CESG
5 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
4 5 (23.81%) SOA
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Information Security
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) UML
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 3 (14.29%) DoDAF
6 3 (14.29%) ITSM
6 3 (14.29%) MODAF
6 3 (14.29%) RUP
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) SSADM
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) Validation
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) CITP
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) GIAC
3 3 (14.29%) GSEC
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (14.29%) JNCIA
4 2 (9.52%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) CISSP
4 2 (9.52%) CLAS
5 1 (4.76%) 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 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) Cloudera
2 3 (14.29%) Juniper
2 3 (14.29%) VMware