The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning 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 Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Strategic Planning
Rank 227 223 253
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Planning 21 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 18
Average salary £47,000 £51,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.73% -26.42%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -7.14%
Strategic Planning
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
5690 5407 6394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.55% 81.91% 80.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4890 4537 5535
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Strategic Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Strategic Planning
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Strategic Planning Salary Trend in the North West

Strategic Planning
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Strategic Planning across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Strategic Planning Salary Histogram in the North West

Strategic Planning
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 Strategic Planning within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
(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 -6 15 £57,500 +11.65% 5
Cheshire -8 4 £35,000 -32.03% 1
Lancashire -6 1 £35,000 -
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Strategic Planning 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 Strategic Planning.

1 19 (39.58%) Degree
2 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 18 (37.50%) People Management
3 13 (27.08%) Project Management
3 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
4 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.83%) Backup Exec
5 10 (20.83%) Marketing
5 10 (20.83%) WSUS
5 10 (20.83%) SCCM
5 10 (20.83%) Market Research
5 10 (20.83%) HP
5 10 (20.83%) SQL
5 10 (20.83%) Windows
5 10 (20.83%) Change Management
5 10 (20.83%) Symantec
6 9 (18.75%) Internet
6 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
6 9 (18.75%) vSphere
6 9 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (16.67%) Lync
7 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (16.67%) HP SIM
7 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
7 8 (16.67%) Linux
7 8 (16.67%) Dell

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Strategic Planning 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 Strategic Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
1 9 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.67%) Lync
2 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Project
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Magento
2 3 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Internet
2 8 (16.67%) SNMP
3 3 (6.25%) LAN
3 3 (6.25%) WAN
4 2 (4.17%) DHCP
4 2 (4.17%) DNS
4 2 (4.17%) SAN
4 2 (4.17%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.08%) Wireless
5 1 (2.08%) LDAP
5 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
3 10 (20.83%) Marketing
4 7 (14.58%) Back Office
5 5 (10.42%) Retail
6 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
7 1 (2.08%) Automotive
7 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Operations Team Leader
3 7 (14.58%) Commercial Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Commercial Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 3 (6.25%) PPC Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Product Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Process Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Software Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.25%) PPC Executive
5 3 (6.25%) Process Improvement Manager
5 3 (6.25%) PPC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) J2EE
1 1 (2.08%) JSP
1 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.08%) Spring
1 1 (2.08%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) CentOS
3 7 (14.58%) UNIX
4 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) People Management
2 13 (27.08%) Project Management
3 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.83%) Change Management
4 10 (20.83%) Market Research
5 7 (14.58%) Analytics
5 7 (14.58%) Line Management
5 7 (14.58%) Risk Management
5 7 (14.58%) SEO
5 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.58%) Network Planning
5 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
5 7 (14.58%) Pay per click
6 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 6 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
6 6 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 6 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 6 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (4.17%) MCSE
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) PMP
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 6 (12.50%) ISO 14001
1 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) vSphere
2 7 (14.58%) Firmware
3 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Backup Exec
1 10 (20.83%) WSUS
1 10 (20.83%) SCCM
2 8 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 8 (16.67%) HP SIM
2 8 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) HP
2 10 (20.83%) Symantec
3 8 (16.67%) Sophos
3 8 (16.67%) Dell
4 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.25%) Google
6 2 (4.17%) ProCurve
6 2 (4.17%) VMware
6 2 (4.17%) EMC
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco
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