The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.93% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
GAP Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 179 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 79.63% 75.85% 65.44%
Number of salaries quoted 52 133 96
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in the Midlands

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing GAP Analysis 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 GAP Analysis.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) TickIT
2 3 (75.00%) ISMS
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 14001
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (75.00%) Automotive
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) IRCA
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) PCI QSA
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRISC
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing GAP Analysis 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 GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Auditor
1 3 (75.00%) Auditor
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Auditor
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) ISMS
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) IRCA
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CRISC
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (75.00%) TickIT
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 14001
3 1 (25.00%) COBIT
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft