The table below looks at the statistics for CIPD in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CIPD over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank 607 584 619
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +35
Permanent jobs citing CIPD 11 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.024% 0.069% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.098% 0.28% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 10
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +39.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £48,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,250 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
CIPD
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11174 11037 13000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.73% 24.51% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8911 9111 11048
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CIPD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CIPD Jobs Demand Trend in London

CIPD
Salary Trend in London

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

CIPD Salary Trend in London

CIPD
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CIPD across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

CIPD Salary Histogram in London

CIPD
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIPD within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +1 1 - - 1
CIPD
England

CIPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing CIPD 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 CIPD.

1 24 (64.86%) PRINCE2
2 23 (62.16%) Line Management
3 19 (51.35%) SC Cleared
3 19 (51.35%) Security Cleared
3 19 (51.35%) ITIL
3 19 (51.35%) Service Management
3 19 (51.35%) CIMA
3 19 (51.35%) Telecoms
3 19 (51.35%) Validation
4 12 (32.43%) SLA
4 12 (32.43%) Business Development
5 11 (29.73%) Degree
5 11 (29.73%) Project Management
6 10 (27.03%) Marketing
7 9 (24.32%) Change Management
7 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
8 8 (21.62%) Finance
9 7 (18.92%) Legal
9 7 (18.92%) PRINCE
9 7 (18.92%) Windows
9 7 (18.92%) Product Marketing
10 5 (13.51%) Debian
10 5 (13.51%) VMware
10 5 (13.51%) Firewall
10 5 (13.51%) Internet
10 5 (13.51%) Solaris
10 5 (13.51%) Linux
10 5 (13.51%) IIS
10 5 (13.51%) IBM
10 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP

CIPD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing CIPD 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 CIPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) IIS
1 5 (13.51%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
1 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
1 5 (13.51%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 19 (51.35%) Telecoms
2 10 (27.03%) Marketing
3 8 (21.62%) Finance
4 7 (18.92%) Legal
5 2 (5.41%) Law
6 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Consultant
2 9 (24.32%) Business Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Solutions Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Change Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Business Development Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Team Leader
5 5 (13.51%) Support Team Leader
5 5 (13.51%) Customer Support Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Customer Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Development Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Technician
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (2.70%) IT Trainer
9 1 (2.70%) Coordinator
9 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Debian
2 5 (13.51%) Solaris
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) PRINCE2
2 23 (62.16%) Line Management
3 19 (51.35%) ITIL
3 19 (51.35%) Service Management
3 19 (51.35%) Validation
4 12 (32.43%) Business Development
5 11 (29.73%) Project Management
6 9 (24.32%) Change Management
7 7 (18.92%) PRINCE
7 7 (18.92%) Product Marketing
8 5 (13.51%) CRM
8 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
8 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.51%) Coaching
9 4 (10.81%) Business Transformation
9 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.11%) Migration
10 3 (8.11%) Practice Management
10 3 (8.11%) Knowledge Management
11 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) SC Cleared
1 19 (51.35%) Security Cleared
1 19 (51.35%) CIMA
2 11 (29.73%) Degree
3 4 (10.81%) APMG
3 4 (10.81%) Postgraduate
3 4 (10.81%) MBA
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (8.11%) CITP
5 1 (2.70%) MCT
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) NetBackup
1 5 (13.51%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) VMware
2 5 (13.51%) IBM
2 5 (13.51%) Sun
2 5 (13.51%) Citrix
2 5 (13.51%) Nokia
2 5 (13.51%) Veritas
2 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
2 5 (13.51%) CheckPoint
2 5 (13.51%) Fortinet
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) LexisNexis