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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 9 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Banking 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 15.38% - 1.23%
As % of the General category 30.77% - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £75,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
13 6 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 50.00% 40.00% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 37
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +62.50%
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 20 October 2014, 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 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) LDAP
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
1 4 (80.00%) BGP
1 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) SUSE
1 4 (80.00%) Samba
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Postfix
1 4 (80.00%) XenServer
1 4 (80.00%) nginx
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LDAP
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
1 4 (80.00%) BGP
1 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) SUSE
1 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (80.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Samba
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Postfix
1 4 (80.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) VMware