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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 182 173 165
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing GIS 3 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% 0.13% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.43% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 19
Average salary £71,500 £32,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+121.70% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £28,050 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,300 £36,450 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
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
1275 1155 1287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.51% 30.60% 33.57%
Number of salaries quoted 980 964 1089
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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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 22 September 2014.

GIS Salary Histogram in Manchester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) SLA
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (20.00%) PMP
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (10.00%) Axway
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) SQL DBA
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BW Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) ABAP
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PMP
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Axway
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
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