The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing Banking 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 11.11%
As % of the General category - - 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Banking
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

General Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 77.78% 33.33% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 27
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Banking
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the M4 Corridor region.

Banking Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor region citing Banking 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 Banking.

1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) SUSE
1 4 (100.00%) Samba
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor region citing Banking 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) SUSE
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Samba
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Postfix
1 4 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware