The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
South East / M4 Corridor
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 11.11% 37.50% 40.00%
As % of the General category 100.00% 50.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Median salary £26,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-52.72% +7.31%
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -

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
1 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 11.11% 75.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 6
Median salary £26,000 £85,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-69.41% +30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of job ads across the M4 Corridor region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Finance
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

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

Finance Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Finance
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Finance 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 M4 Corridor region with a requirement for Finance.

1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) ISSMP
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) KYC

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Security Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft