The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 176 169 193
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.060% 0.26% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.74% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,950 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £53,050 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +26.76%
GIS
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1273 1355 1409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.38% 35.06% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1066 1217
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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Salary Trend in Manchester

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

GIS Salary Trend in Manchester

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Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Manchester

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
2 2 (25.00%) CRISC
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (25.00%) CISMP
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) COBIT
2 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) QiCA
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Head of Operations
2 2 (25.00%) Information Risk Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Information Governance Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Author
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Author
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Governance Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Information Management
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) CISA
1 2 (25.00%) QiCA
1 2 (25.00%) CISMP
1 2 (25.00%) CRISC
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) COBIT
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 5 days ago
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