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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 131 119 132
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing GIS 11 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.45% 0.94% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 2.66% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 1
Average salary £54,250 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.62% +9.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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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
824 828 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.87% 35.37% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 543 602 561
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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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 27 March 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Service Management
2 10 (55.56%) MS Office
3 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) Dell
5 7 (38.89%) Citrix
5 7 (38.89%) Terminal Services
5 7 (38.89%) CGI
5 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (38.89%) XenApp
5 7 (38.89%) XenDesktop
5 7 (38.89%) VMware
5 7 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (38.89%) Business Development
5 7 (38.89%) ITSM
5 7 (38.89%) Migration
5 7 (38.89%) Computacenter
5 7 (38.89%) Lync
5 7 (38.89%) SCCM
5 7 (38.89%) Office 365
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 3 (16.67%) UNIX
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (38.89%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) GIS Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) CGI
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Service Management
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) ITSM
3 7 (38.89%) Migration
3 7 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (38.89%) Business Development
4 3 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) VB6
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Terminal Services
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (38.89%) XenApp
1 7 (38.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Dell
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Computacenter
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk
3 1 (5.56%) ESRI
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