The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 81 137 126
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -11
Permanent jobs citing Validation 40 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.43% 0.85% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 1.01% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 39 9 3
Median salary £55,000 £25,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+120.00% -66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £47,000 £87,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,674
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.01%
Validation
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1395 2079 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.70% 84.31% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 995 1680 1386
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Validation
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Validation Salary Trend in Reading

Validation
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Reading

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Validation 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 Reading region with a requirement for Validation.

1 51 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 43 (57.33%) Windows
2 43 (57.33%) VMware
3 42 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (52.00%) SQL Server
5 38 (50.67%) Project Management
6 35 (46.67%) IIS
7 30 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 29 (38.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (37.33%) Cisco
10 27 (36.00%) Windows Server
11 25 (33.33%) Presales
11 25 (33.33%) Linux
11 25 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (29.33%) Active Directory
12 22 (29.33%) Data Centre
13 21 (28.00%) Finance
14 20 (26.67%) Service Delivery
15 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (24.00%) SQL
17 16 (21.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 16 (21.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 16 (21.33%) Clustering
17 16 (21.33%) SharePoint
17 16 (21.33%) MCSE
17 16 (21.33%) HP
17 16 (21.33%) Veritas
17 16 (21.33%) Red Hat
17 16 (21.33%) Terminal Services

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 35 (46.67%) IIS
2 16 (21.33%) SharePoint
3 13 (17.33%) JBoss
4 2 (2.67%) Apache
4 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.67%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) DHCP
1 16 (21.33%) DNS
1 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (17.33%) WebEx
3 7 (9.33%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (9.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (9.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (6.67%) 4G
5 4 (5.33%) Wireless
6 3 (4.00%) 3G
6 3 (4.00%) DMZ
6 3 (4.00%) Firewall
6 3 (4.00%) LTE
6 3 (4.00%) Network Security
6 3 (4.00%) TACACS
7 2 (2.67%) Broadband
7 2 (2.67%) CTI
7 2 (2.67%) Internet
7 2 (2.67%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (2.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.67%) MySQL
6 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.33%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.33%) MS Access
7 1 (1.33%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (28.00%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.33%) German Language
4 5 (6.67%) Back Office
4 5 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (5.33%) Banking
5 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Consultant
1 17 (22.67%) Implementation Consultant
2 16 (21.33%) Architect
2 16 (21.33%) Technical Architect
3 14 (18.67%) Cloud Architect
4 13 (17.33%) Virtualisation Architect
4 13 (17.33%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
5 11 (14.67%) Network Engineer
6 9 (12.00%) Analyst
6 9 (12.00%) Senior Architect
6 9 (12.00%) Senior Technical Architect
7 7 (9.33%) Project Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
8 6 (8.00%) Support Specialist
8 6 (8.00%) VMware Specialist
9 5 (6.67%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Design Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Solutions Consultant
10 4 (5.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.67%) Django
2 2 (2.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) Data Centre
2 16 (21.33%) Clustering
3 12 (16.00%) PKI
4 9 (12.00%) Life Science
4 9 (12.00%) N-Tier
5 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (4.00%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.67%) IVR
8 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.33%) 3D Printing
9 1 (1.33%) Fintech
9 1 (1.33%) Mechatronics
9 1 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 43 (57.33%) Windows
2 29 (38.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (36.00%) Windows Server
4 25 (33.33%) Linux
5 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (21.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (8.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) Project Management
2 25 (33.33%) Presales
3 20 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 16 (21.33%) Load Balancing
4 16 (21.33%) Project Planning
5 13 (17.33%) Migration
5 13 (17.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (14.67%) Network Design
7 10 (13.33%) Change Control
8 9 (12.00%) SOA
8 9 (12.00%) Workflow
9 8 (10.67%) Document Management
9 8 (10.67%) ERP
9 8 (10.67%) PLM
9 8 (10.67%) System Testing
10 7 (9.33%) V-Model
11 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (5.33%) Process Improvement
13 3 (4.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.00%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) Java
2 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.67%) Perl
3 2 (2.67%) PHP
3 2 (2.67%) Python
3 2 (2.67%) Ruby
4 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.33%) SAS Macro
4 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) MCITP
1 16 (21.33%) MCSE
1 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (21.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 16 (21.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (9.33%) CCNP
2 7 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (9.33%) Degree
2 7 (9.33%) JNCIA
3 6 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) GAMP
2 1 (1.33%) CDISC
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 22 (29.33%) Active Directory
4 16 (21.33%) Terminal Services
4 16 (21.33%) vCloud
4 16 (21.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 16 (21.33%) vSphere
5 11 (14.67%) VMware Workstation
6 8 (10.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (21.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 6 (8.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (8.00%) SCCM
2 6 (8.00%) SCOM
2 6 (8.00%) WSUS
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 51 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 43 (57.33%) VMware
3 28 (37.33%) Cisco
4 16 (21.33%) HP
4 16 (21.33%) Red Hat
4 16 (21.33%) Veritas
5 11 (14.67%) Oracle
6 10 (13.33%) F5
7 9 (12.00%) Citrix
8 7 (9.33%) Juniper
9 6 (8.00%) EMC
10 3 (4.00%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.00%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.67%) Empirix
11 2 (2.67%) Velocent
12 1 (1.33%) Marketo
12 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
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