The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 132 127 138
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing GIS 11 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.48% 0.53% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 1.39% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 4
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
GIS
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
846 933 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 37.24% 38.10% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 575 603 673
Average salary £49,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Salary Trend in Reading

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

GIS Salary Trend in Reading

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Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 11 (47.83%) UNIX
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
1 11 (47.83%) Service Management
1 11 (47.83%) Risk Management
1 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (47.83%) Requirements Management
1 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
1 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 10 (43.48%) MS Office
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 8 (34.78%) CGI
3 8 (34.78%) Dell
3 8 (34.78%) Citrix
3 8 (34.78%) Terminal Services
3 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (34.78%) XenApp
3 8 (34.78%) XenDesktop
3 8 (34.78%) Lync
3 8 (34.78%) SCCM
3 8 (34.78%) Office 365
3 8 (34.78%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (34.78%) Business Development
3 8 (34.78%) Computacenter
3 8 (34.78%) ITSM
3 8 (34.78%) Migration
3 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Finance
4 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (34.78%) Lync
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Architect
2 8 (34.78%) Technical Design Authority
3 7 (30.43%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Architect
4 3 (13.04%) IT Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Server Support
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) CGI
2 1 (4.35%) WCF
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Service Management
1 11 (47.83%) Risk Management
1 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (47.83%) Requirements Management
2 8 (34.78%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (34.78%) Business Development
2 8 (34.78%) ITSM
2 8 (34.78%) Migration
2 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Project Governance
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) VBScript
1 2 (8.70%) VB
1 2 (8.70%) VB6
2 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Terminal Services
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (34.78%) XenApp
1 8 (34.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Dell
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Computacenter
3 2 (8.70%) ESRI
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Incite Insight
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago