The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics 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 Logistics over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 173 162 133
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -29
Permanent jobs citing Logistics 81 90 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.09% 1.31% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.62% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 62 84 123
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £25,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,950 £64,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +9.55%
Logistics
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6191 5545 6104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.64% 80.61% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 4641 5367
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Logistics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Logistics Salary Trend in the North West

Logistics
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Logistics across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Logistics Salary Histogram in the North West

Logistics
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 Logistics within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
(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
Manchester -7 52 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Lancashire -1 9 £40,000 -44.82% 6
Cheshire -7 8 £43,250 -1.14% 3
Merseyside -5 6 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Logistics 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 Logistics.

1 109 (58.60%) SAP
2 50 (26.88%) Manufacturing
3 45 (24.19%) ABAP
4 43 (23.12%) SAP MM
4 43 (23.12%) Retail
5 38 (20.43%) SAP WM
6 33 (17.74%) EDI
7 31 (16.67%) SAP SD
8 30 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (15.05%) Security Cleared
10 24 (12.90%) .NET
11 23 (12.37%) SAP Implementation
11 23 (12.37%) Finance
12 22 (11.83%) SAP SCM
12 22 (11.83%) SQL Server
12 22 (11.83%) Project Management
13 21 (11.29%) Degree
13 21 (11.29%) SAP LE
14 20 (10.75%) Billing
14 20 (10.75%) Linux
14 20 (10.75%) CRM
15 19 (10.22%) Microsoft
15 19 (10.22%) E-Commerce
15 19 (10.22%) C#
15 19 (10.22%) ASP.NET
15 19 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (9.68%) SAP CRM
16 18 (9.68%) Java
16 18 (9.68%) Oracle
17 17 (9.14%) MS Excel

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Logistics 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 Logistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.23%) SAP Portal
2 4 (2.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.54%) MS Project
3 1 (0.54%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 43 (23.12%) SAP MM
2 38 (20.43%) SAP WM
3 31 (16.67%) SAP SD
4 22 (11.83%) SAP SCM
5 21 (11.29%) SAP LE
6 18 (9.68%) SAP CRM
7 13 (6.99%) SAP APO
8 11 (5.91%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (4.84%) SAP QM
10 8 (4.30%) SAP Retail
11 3 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
12 2 (1.08%) Oracle Cash Management
12 2 (1.08%) SAP AFS
12 2 (1.08%) SAP PP
13 1 (0.54%) SAP FI
13 1 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
13 1 (0.54%) SAP CO
13 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.08%) SaaS
1 2 (1.08%) GitHub
2 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.23%) Wireless
1 6 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (1.08%) HTTP
2 2 (1.08%) Internet
3 1 (0.54%) RFID
3 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.54%) SAN
3 1 (0.54%) LAN
3 1 (0.54%) VoIP
3 1 (0.54%) WLAN
3 1 (0.54%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.99%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (1.08%) MS Access
5 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.54%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.08%) Subversion
2 2 (1.08%) Maven
2 2 (1.08%) JIRA
2 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.08%) Hudson
2 2 (1.08%) Ant
2 2 (1.08%) JUnit
General
1 50 (26.88%) Manufacturing
2 43 (23.12%) Retail
3 23 (12.37%) Finance
4 20 (10.75%) Billing
5 8 (4.30%) Advertising
6 6 (3.23%) Banking
7 5 (2.69%) Legal
8 3 (1.61%) Law
8 3 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.08%) Marketing
10 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 84 (45.16%) Consultant
2 73 (39.25%) SAP Consultant
3 30 (16.13%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 29 (15.59%) Analyst
5 22 (11.83%) Developer
6 16 (8.60%) Support Consultant
6 16 (8.60%) SAP Support
7 15 (8.06%) Software Engineer
7 15 (8.06%) SAP SD Consultant
8 14 (7.53%) Junior
9 13 (6.99%) Java Developer
9 13 (6.99%) Java Software Engineer
9 13 (6.99%) SAP APO Consultant
9 13 (6.99%) SAP Support Consultant
9 13 (6.99%) SAP Analyst
10 12 (6.45%) Business Analyst
11 11 (5.91%) Project Manager
12 8 (4.30%) Junior Consultant
12 8 (4.30%) Junior SAP Consultant
13 7 (3.76%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.74%) EDI
2 24 (12.90%) .NET
3 19 (10.22%) ASP.NET
4 15 (8.06%) J2EE
4 15 (8.06%) SOAP
5 13 (6.99%) Spring
5 13 (6.99%) Java EE
6 12 (6.45%) SAP XI
7 8 (4.30%) Web Services
8 6 (3.23%) SAP PI
9 5 (2.69%) HTML
10 3 (1.61%) CSS
11 2 (1.08%) ADO
11 2 (1.08%) XML
11 2 (1.08%) XSLT
11 2 (1.08%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (1.08%) JMS
11 2 (1.08%) UDDI
11 2 (1.08%) WSDL
11 2 (1.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.14%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.30%) FMCG
4 5 (2.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.61%) LIMS
5 3 (1.61%) Life Science
5 3 (1.61%) User Experience
6 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.08%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.08%) GIS
7 1 (0.54%) Clustering
7 1 (0.54%) CCTV
7 1 (0.54%) PMI
7 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.75%) Linux
2 10 (5.38%) Windows
3 6 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (1.61%) UNIX
5 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.54%) AIX
6 1 (0.54%) Solaris
6 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (12.37%) SAP Implementation
2 22 (11.83%) Project Management
3 20 (10.75%) CRM
4 19 (10.22%) E-Commerce
4 19 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (8.60%) Scrum
6 15 (8.06%) Software Engineering
7 13 (6.99%) Network Planning
7 13 (6.99%) Supply Chain Management
8 10 (5.38%) ERP
9 9 (4.84%) PRINCE2
10 7 (3.76%) Project Planning
11 6 (3.23%) Quality Management
11 6 (3.23%) ITIL
11 6 (3.23%) Demand Management
12 5 (2.69%) Business Analysis
12 5 (2.69%) Change Management
13 4 (2.15%) Service Delivery
13 4 (2.15%) Service Management
13 4 (2.15%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 45 (24.19%) ABAP
2 19 (10.22%) C#
3 18 (9.68%) Java
4 13 (6.99%) PHP
4 13 (6.99%) SQL
5 5 (2.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.61%) C
6 3 (1.61%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.08%) XQuery
7 2 (1.08%) XPath
8 1 (0.54%) X++
8 1 (0.54%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.54%) Perl
8 1 (0.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (15.05%) Security Cleared
2 21 (11.29%) Degree
3 7 (3.76%) SAP Certification
4 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.69%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.54%) Samba
1 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.54%) Sendmail
1 1 (0.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (0.54%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Legato
1 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.54%) SCCM
1 1 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 109 (58.60%) SAP
2 19 (10.22%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.68%) Oracle
4 13 (6.99%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.69%) RedPrairie
6 3 (1.61%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.08%) Remedy
7 2 (1.08%) ESRI
7 2 (1.08%) VMware
8 1 (0.54%) IBM
8 1 (0.54%) Sun
8 1 (0.54%) HP
8 1 (0.54%) Compaq
8 1 (0.54%) EMC
8 1 (0.54%) Citrix
8 1 (0.54%) Veritas
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Pension, Laptop, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum + OTE Yr 1 £30k
Posted: 6 days ago
Accrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Accrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum +
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + car allowance, 28 days' holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
Lancashire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Lancashire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago