The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 13 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 9 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 15.79% 14.81% 9.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.98% 15.09% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 2
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Continuous Improvement
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 53 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 92.98% 98.15% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 49 52 17
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,900 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Rochdale

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing Continuous Improvement 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 Continuous Improvement.

1 10 (58.82%) VMware
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (52.94%) Internet
2 9 (52.94%) Coaching
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) SAN
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) People Management
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) Broadband
5 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
5 6 (35.29%) IPv6
5 6 (35.29%) Information Security
5 6 (35.29%) Change Management
6 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (23.53%) Juniper
6 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
6 4 (23.53%) DSL
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
6 4 (23.53%) VoIP
6 4 (23.53%) Line Management
6 4 (23.53%) Open Source
7 3 (17.65%) Sun
8 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
8 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (11.76%) ISO 14001

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing Continuous Improvement 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 Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Internet
2 8 (47.06%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) Broadband
3 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
3 6 (35.29%) IPv6
4 4 (23.53%) DNS
4 4 (23.53%) VoIP
4 4 (23.53%) DSL
5 2 (11.76%) L2TP
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) IPsec
5 2 (11.76%) LLU
5 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
5 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 2 (11.76%) OSPF
5 2 (11.76%) BGP
5 2 (11.76%) DSLAM
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) PBX
5 2 (11.76%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Business Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Tandem
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Coaching
2 7 (41.18%) People Management
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Change Management
3 6 (35.29%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 4 (23.53%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) Line Management
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Software Licensing
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Operations Management
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 14001
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) vCloud
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Plesk
1 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
1 2 (11.76%) cPanel
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
4 3 (17.65%) Sun
5 2 (11.76%) Avaya
5 2 (11.76%) Apple
5 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco