The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 63 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +12
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 4 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.78% 3.55% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 4.09% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 0
Average salary £63,000 £48,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
Six Sigma
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
427 367 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 83.07% 86.97% 76.57%
Number of salaries quoted 356 333 253
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Six Sigma Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Six Sigma 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 Six Sigma.

1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) HACMP
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) AIX
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) PMP
4 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 2 (22.22%) IBM AIX Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) GPFS

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Six Sigma 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 Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) AIX Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX Support
1 2 (22.22%) AIX Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) HACMP
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) AIX
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) PMP
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) GPFS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft