The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 175 170 191
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Permanent jobs citing NHS 63 68 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 1.01% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.87% 2.95% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58 32 37
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,100 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +5.26%
NHS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2196 2305 2410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.04% 34.12% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1795 1995
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,280 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NHS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

NHS Salary Trend in the North West

NHS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in the North West

NHS
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 NHS within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
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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 +33 46 £35,000 - 10
Merseyside +15 6 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Cheshire -30 5 £36,000 -17.71% 6
Cumbria - 2 £27,546 -
Lancashire -12 1 £37,000 -
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing NHS 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 NHS.

1 61 (44.20%) Project Management
2 51 (36.96%) SQL Server
3 43 (31.16%) Microsoft
4 41 (29.71%) SQL
4 41 (29.71%) Finance
5 31 (22.46%) PRINCE2
6 29 (21.01%) MS Excel
7 28 (20.29%) .NET
8 26 (18.84%) C#
9 24 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (15.22%) Service Delivery
10 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET
11 20 (14.49%) T-SQL
12 19 (13.77%) CRM
12 19 (13.77%) Business Analysis
12 19 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (12.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (11.59%) Data Management
15 16 (11.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 15 (10.87%) MS Office
16 15 (10.87%) Data Analysis
16 15 (10.87%) Degree
17 14 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (10.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 14 (10.14%) Migration
17 14 (10.14%) Programme Management
17 14 (10.14%) HTML
17 14 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (9.42%) JavaScript

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing NHS 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 NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.17%) IIS
2 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (21.01%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.87%) MS Office
3 8 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.72%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.90%) Wireless
1 4 (2.90%) Firewall
1 4 (2.90%) VPN
2 3 (2.17%) LAN
2 3 (2.17%) VoIP
2 3 (2.17%) WAN
3 2 (1.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.72%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.72%) VPLS
4 1 (0.72%) VLAN
4 1 (0.72%) Intranet
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.72%) MPLS
4 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (12.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (4.35%) QlikView
7 6 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.62%) OLAP
8 5 (3.62%) OLAP Cube
9 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.90%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.45%) DTS
11 1 (0.72%) BODI
11 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.72%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (29.71%) Finance
2 13 (9.42%) Law
3 10 (7.25%) Marketing
4 7 (5.07%) Back Office
5 5 (3.62%) Games
6 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.45%) Electronics
7 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (16.67%) Developer
2 17 (12.32%) Project Manager
3 15 (10.87%) Junior
3 15 (10.87%) Analyst
4 14 (10.14%) IT Support
4 14 (10.14%) Consultant
5 10 (7.25%) Implementation Consultant
6 8 (5.80%) SQL Developer
6 8 (5.80%) Performance Manager
7 7 (5.07%) IT Support Technician
7 7 (5.07%) Procurement Manager
7 7 (5.07%) Junior Project Manager
7 7 (5.07%) DBA
7 7 (5.07%) Support Technician
8 6 (4.35%) Administrator
8 6 (4.35%) Programme Manager
8 6 (4.35%) Business Manager
9 5 (3.62%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.62%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.62%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.29%) .NET
2 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET
3 14 (10.14%) HTML
4 13 (9.42%) CSS
5 11 (7.97%) XML
6 9 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 9 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (5.80%) WCF
7 8 (5.80%) AngularJS
7 8 (5.80%) jQuery
8 7 (5.07%) XSLT
9 4 (2.90%) XSD
9 4 (2.90%) WPF
10 2 (1.45%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.45%) CSS3
10 2 (1.45%) HTML5
11 1 (0.72%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.72%) Web Services
11 1 (0.72%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.52%) Informatics
3 8 (5.80%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (5.07%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.35%) Replication
5 6 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
6 5 (3.62%) Clustering
7 4 (2.90%) Health Informatics
7 4 (2.90%) Open Source
8 2 (1.45%) User Experience
8 2 (1.45%) DTV
8 2 (1.45%) Statistics
8 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.72%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.72%) PACS
9 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.45%) Android
2 1 (0.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (44.20%) Project Management
2 31 (22.46%) PRINCE2
3 24 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (15.22%) Service Delivery
5 19 (13.77%) CRM
5 19 (13.77%) Business Analysis
6 18 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (11.59%) Data Management
8 15 (10.87%) Data Analysis
9 14 (10.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 14 (10.14%) Migration
9 14 (10.14%) Programme Management
9 14 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (9.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (7.97%) Scrum
12 10 (7.25%) ETL
12 10 (7.25%) Agile Project Management
12 10 (7.25%) Release Management
13 9 (6.52%) Project Planning
13 9 (6.52%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 41 (29.71%) SQL
2 26 (18.84%) C#
3 20 (14.49%) T-SQL
4 13 (9.42%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.80%) VB
6 2 (1.45%) Java
7 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (11.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 15 (10.87%) Degree
3 4 (2.90%) MBA
4 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.72%) MCITP
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) QA
2 7 (5.07%) HL7
3 5 (3.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 43 (31.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle
3 4 (2.90%) Cisco
4 2 (1.45%) VMware
4 2 (1.45%) SAP
4 2 (1.45%) Citrix
4 2 (1.45%) McAfee
5 1 (0.72%) Business Objects
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