The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 12 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 11.90% 20.00% 9.09%
As % of the General category 45.45% 55.56% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £20,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.42% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Finance
Kent

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

General Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 26.19% 36.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 1
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Folkestone region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Finance
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Finance Salary Trend in Folkestone

Finance
Salary Histogram in Folkestone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Folkestone region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Folkestone

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) AIX
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) BT

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Trainee
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Environment Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XML Messaging
2 1 (12.50%) EDI
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Apple
2 2 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) Pega
3 1 (12.50%) BMC