The first table below looks at the demand for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 132 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.094% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £57,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £35,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+51.04% -20.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1825 1441 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.12% 67.49% 72.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1103 1472
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Benchmarking
Berkshire

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Reading

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in Reading

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking.

1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) CCNA
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (12.50%) GIS
5 2 (12.50%) ArcGIS
5 2 (12.50%) MS Access
5 2 (12.50%) HTTP
5 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Apache
5 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 2 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) VBA

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) ArcGIS
1 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Route 53
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
1 2 (12.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MS Access
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Back Office
3 2 (12.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (6.25%) DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) GIS
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
2 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (12.50%) Business Development
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Stress Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (12.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Postfix
1 2 (12.50%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) ZABBIX
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago