The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 81 69 78
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Validation 11 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.02% 1.86% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 2.33% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.73%
UK excluding London average salary £41,837 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.59% -
Validation
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
856 773 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 79.48% 79.86% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 617 646 581
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Validation
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Validation Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Validation 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 Validation.

1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) Legal
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 10 (45.45%) HP
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (45.45%) LPAR
3 10 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (36.36%) KVM
5 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 6 (27.27%) UNIX
5 6 (27.27%) Solaris
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
7 4 (18.18%) XenApp
7 4 (18.18%) Logistics
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) AIX
7 4 (18.18%) HPUX
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (18.18%) Citrix
8 3 (13.64%) SOA

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Validation 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 Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (59.09%) Legal
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Military
4 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.55%) Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (45.45%) Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Solaris Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Business Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Change Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Business Change Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Business Project Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Business Change Project Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Change Project Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 10 (45.45%) LPAR
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Life Science
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) UNIX
1 6 (27.27%) Solaris
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) AIX
2 4 (18.18%) HPUX
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 10 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
4 4 (18.18%) Logistics
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
5 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
5 3 (13.64%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Test Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) PLM
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) GAMP
1 2 (9.09%) GxP
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (36.36%) KVM
3 4 (18.18%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
1 10 (45.45%) HP
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Cognizant
5 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago