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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 63 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 15 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.12% 1.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 2.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 0
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
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
575 399 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 81.21% 72.28% 79.17%
Number of salaries quoted 505 310 455
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £60,000 £55,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +21 13 £35,000 -48.14%
Tyne and Wear -22 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 18 (78.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (69.57%) Project Management
3 13 (56.52%) Finance
4 11 (47.83%) Lean Six Sigma
4 11 (47.83%) PRINCE2
5 9 (39.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (39.13%) Process Improvement
6 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
6 8 (34.78%) Banking
6 8 (34.78%) Degree
7 7 (30.43%) QA
7 7 (30.43%) Electronics
7 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
7 7 (30.43%) MS Visio
7 7 (30.43%) MS Project
7 7 (30.43%) Change Management
7 7 (30.43%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) Process Management
8 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 4 (17.39%) Business Process Improvement
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (8.70%) IBM AIX Certification
11 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
11 2 (8.70%) HACMP
11 2 (8.70%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Project
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
1 7 (30.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
2 8 (34.78%) Banking
3 7 (30.43%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Project Leader
3 4 (17.39%) Process Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Engagement Manager
5 2 (8.70%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Support
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Process Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) ERP Manager
6 1 (4.35%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.70%) HACMP
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
1 2 (8.70%) AIX
1 2 (8.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (69.57%) Project Management
3 11 (47.83%) PRINCE2
3 11 (47.83%) Lean Six Sigma
4 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (39.13%) Process Improvement
5 7 (30.43%) Change Management
6 5 (21.74%) Process Management
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
8 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.70%) Workflow
8 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.70%) Service Management
9 1 (4.35%) CRM
9 1 (4.35%) ERP
9 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 8 (34.78%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) IBM AIX Certification
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) PMP
5 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) GPFS
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle