The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 57 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 15 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.23% 1.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 2.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 0
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
Six Sigma
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
559 437 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 83.06% 76.67% 78.17%
Number of salaries quoted 479 351 429
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Six Sigma Salary Trend in the North East

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Six Sigma Salary Histogram in the North East

Six Sigma
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham +15 10 £35,000 -48.14% 3
Tyne and Wear -21 5 £55,000 +4.26% 1
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 14 (63.64%) Project Management
1 14 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) Lean Six Sigma
4 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
5 7 (31.82%) MS Project
5 7 (31.82%) MS Visio
5 7 (31.82%) Degree
6 6 (27.27%) QA
6 6 (27.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 6 (27.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 6 (27.27%) Process Improvement
6 6 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 6 (27.27%) Banking
6 6 (27.27%) Electronics
6 6 (27.27%) Change Management
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) Process Management
7 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) PMP
9 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
10 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
10 2 (9.09%) GPFS
10 2 (9.09%) Open Source

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Project
1 7 (31.82%) MS Visio
2 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
3 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 6 (27.27%) Electronics
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Project Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Engagement Manager
4 2 (9.09%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Support
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Business Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Process Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Programme Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Process Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (9.09%) HACMP
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) AIX
1 2 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Project Management
1 14 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (45.45%) Lean Six Sigma
4 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (27.27%) Change Management
5 6 (27.27%) Process Improvement
6 5 (22.73%) Process Management
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
8 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.09%) ERP
8 2 (9.09%) Workflow
8 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (9.09%) Service Management
9 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.55%) DMAIC
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 6 (27.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) PMP
4 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
5 2 (9.09%) IBM AIX Certification
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) GPFS
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Cognizant
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
GE Oil and Gas
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
County Durham
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 38k per year
Posted: 22 days ago