The first table below looks at the demand for Knowledge Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Knowledge Management
Rank 243 229 228
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Knowledge Management 13 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.34% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.44% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 3
Average salary £48,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5836 5741 5348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 78.22% 74.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 4720 4681
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Knowledge Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Knowledge Management Salary Trend in the North West

Knowledge Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Knowledge Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Knowledge Management
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 Knowledge Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 7 £42,500 -
Merseyside -9 5 £55,000 +77.41%
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Knowledge Management 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 Knowledge Management.

1 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (32.00%) Degree
3 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (28.00%) VoIP
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
4 6 (24.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (16.00%) QA
6 4 (16.00%) Information Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) APMP
6 4 (16.00%) WAN
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (16.00%) PMI
6 4 (16.00%) PMI Certification
6 4 (16.00%) CRM
6 4 (16.00%) ADSL
6 4 (16.00%) Service Management
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.00%) Internet
6 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (16.00%) Operations Management
7 3 (12.00%) Microformats
7 3 (12.00%) Taxonomies
7 3 (12.00%) Ontologies
7 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.00%) ERP
7 3 (12.00%) XML

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Knowledge Management 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 Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) VoIP
2 4 (16.00%) WAN
2 4 (16.00%) ADSL
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Service Improvement Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Trainer
3 4 (16.00%) Business Manager
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Trainer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Service Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Information Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Principle Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Information Architect
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) CRM Manager
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Microformats
1 3 (12.00%) XML
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) PMI
2 3 (12.00%) Taxonomies
2 3 (12.00%) Ontologies
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Informatics
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) CESG
4 1 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.00%) Information Architecture
5 4 (16.00%) CRM
5 4 (16.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (16.00%) Operations Management
6 3 (12.00%) ERP
6 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (12.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.00%) Network Management
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Information Management
8 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) APMP
2 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (16.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CISM
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Avaya
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft