The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England / North West
Rank 217 199 215
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 31 35 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.63% 0.57%
As % of the General category 1.43% 1.56% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 28
Median salary £33,250 £53,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.55% +52.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,650 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £85,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2166 2242 2844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.96% 40.32% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1676 1825 2300
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in the North West

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in the North West

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -27 22 £37,500 -6.25%
Cheshire +5 5 £29,000 -53.60% 5
Merseyside - 4 £31,250 -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 35 (61.40%) Finance
2 26 (45.61%) Retail
2 26 (45.61%) Network Security
2 26 (45.61%) Data Centre
3 21 (36.84%) Cisco
3 21 (36.84%) CCNP
3 21 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (36.84%) Firewall
4 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 18 (31.58%) SQL
5 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
6 13 (22.81%) CCIE
6 13 (22.81%) CCSP
6 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
6 13 (22.81%) CheckPoint
6 13 (22.81%) CCSE
6 13 (22.81%) CCSA
6 13 (22.81%) Fortinet
6 13 (22.81%) FortiGate
6 13 (22.81%) Splunk
7 10 (17.54%) Degree
7 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
7 10 (17.54%) VPN
7 10 (17.54%) ITIL
8 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
8 8 (14.04%) Citrix
8 8 (14.04%) Ethernet
8 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
8 8 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) AdWords
2 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.75%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.75%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) Network Security
2 21 (36.84%) Firewall
3 10 (17.54%) VPN
4 8 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (14.04%) Ethernet
4 8 (14.04%) NetScaler
4 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.26%) LAN
5 3 (5.26%) NAS
5 3 (5.26%) SAN
5 3 (5.26%) Skype
5 3 (5.26%) VoIP
5 3 (5.26%) WAN
6 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.51%) QlikView
3 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (61.40%) Finance
2 26 (45.61%) Retail
3 7 (12.28%) Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Legal
4 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.26%) Law
5 3 (5.26%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Consultant
1 21 (36.84%) Network Consultant
1 21 (36.84%) Network Security Consultant
1 21 (36.84%) Security Consultant
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (5.26%) Administrator
3 3 (5.26%) Head of Engineering
3 3 (5.26%) Head of Software Engineering
3 3 (5.26%) Project Director
3 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
3 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (3.51%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (3.51%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (3.51%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (3.51%) Information Analyst
4 2 (3.51%) IT Analyst
4 2 (3.51%) Monitoring Analyst
4 2 (3.51%) Report Analyst
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) WinForms
2 3 (5.26%) WPF
3 2 (3.51%) JSON
3 2 (3.51%) OAuth
3 2 (3.51%) OpenID
3 2 (3.51%) REST
3 2 (3.51%) Swagger
3 2 (3.51%) XML
4 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 26 (45.61%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.28%) NHS
4 5 (8.77%) Driving Licence
4 5 (8.77%) Private Cloud
5 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.51%) FMCG
8 1 (1.75%) SCADA
8 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
1 7 (12.28%) Windows Server
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) ITIL
2 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.28%) ITIL V3
4 5 (8.77%) Converged Infrastructure
4 5 (8.77%) Operations Management
5 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.02%) Coaching
5 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.02%) Line Management
5 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.26%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (5.26%) SSADM
6 3 (5.26%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.51%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.51%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) SQL
2 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.26%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) Perl
3 3 (5.26%) PHP
3 3 (5.26%) Python
3 3 (5.26%) VB
4 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.51%) VBA
5 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) CCNP
1 21 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (22.81%) CCIE
2 13 (22.81%) CCSA
2 13 (22.81%) CCSE
2 13 (22.81%) CCSP
3 10 (17.54%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) ISEB
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) FortiGate
2 5 (8.77%) NetBackup
2 5 (8.77%) SCOM
3 3 (5.26%) SCCM
3 3 (5.26%) SCDPM
3 3 (5.26%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.51%) Nagios
4 2 (3.51%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Cisco
2 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.81%) CheckPoint
3 13 (22.81%) Fortinet
3 13 (22.81%) Splunk
4 8 (14.04%) Citrix
4 8 (14.04%) Riverbed
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle
6 2 (3.51%) Apiary
6 2 (3.51%) SAP
7 1 (1.75%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (1.75%) Facebook
7 1 (1.75%) Google
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.75%) Siemens
7 1 (1.75%) Twitter
7 1 (1.75%) Wonderware
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