The table below looks at the statistics for the Implementation Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Implementation Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Implementation Specialist
Rank 244 242 273
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Implementation Specialist 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.081% 0.029% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.031% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.68% -0.66%
Implementation Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6950 6476 7701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.35% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5973 5486 6807
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Implementation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Implementation Specialist in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Implementation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Implementation Specialist
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Implementation Specialist across the North West region.

Implementation Specialist Salary Trend in the North West

Implementation Specialist
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Implementation Specialist across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Implementation Specialist Salary Histogram in the North West

Implementation Specialist
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Specialist within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
Manchester -11 5 £35,250 +28.18%
Implementation Specialist
England

Implementation Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Implementation Specialist in their job title 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 with Implementation Specialist in their job title.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) NHS
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) ERP
7 2 (16.67%) Process Management
8 1 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) SAP
8 1 (8.33%) IBM
8 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) ETL
8 1 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (8.33%) Dell
8 1 (8.33%) EMC
8 1 (8.33%) Citrix

Implementation Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Implementation Specialist in their job title 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 with Implementation Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) NHS
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (8.33%) DTV
4 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) IBM