The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 47 50 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.89% 3.38% 5.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.59% 8.10% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 20
Median salary £55,000 £75,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +46.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £108,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Computer Science
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
196 247 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 41.26% 41.72% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 174 195 138
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Slough

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Slough region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Slough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 Slough region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 21 (80.77%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) Information Security
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) CISSP
2 9 (34.62%) Project Management
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (30.77%) DHCP
3 8 (30.77%) DNS
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) CCNA
3 8 (30.77%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) VMware
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
5 5 (19.23%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) IIS
5 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
5 5 (19.23%) SAN
5 5 (19.23%) CISA
5 5 (19.23%) CISM
5 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
5 5 (19.23%) Wireless
5 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
5 5 (19.23%) IISP
6 4 (15.38%) ISO27002
6 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (15.38%) Server Building
6 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (15.38%) MCITP
6 4 (15.38%) SCVMM

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 5 (19.23%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) DHCP
1 8 (30.77%) DNS
1 8 (30.77%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) Wireless
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (15.38%) Internet
3 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 4 (15.38%) Network Security
3 4 (15.38%) SNMP
3 4 (15.38%) VoIP
3 4 (15.38%) VPN
3 4 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) Broadband
4 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) GIS
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) QGIS
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Information Manager
1 9 (34.62%) Information Security Manager
1 9 (34.62%) Security Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Audit Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Compliance Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Governance Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Information Governance Manager
3 4 (15.38%) IT Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) IT Systems Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) EqualLogic
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Information Security
1 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) BCP
2 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (15.38%) Information Security Governance
2 4 (15.38%) Information Security Management
2 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 4 (15.38%) Security Management
2 4 (15.38%) Server Building
3 3 (11.54%) Presales
4 2 (7.69%) Image Processing
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C#
1 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) CISSP
3 8 (30.77%) CCNA
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (19.23%) CISA
4 5 (19.23%) CISM
4 5 (19.23%) IISP
5 4 (15.38%) CCDA
5 4 (15.38%) MCITP
5 4 (15.38%) MCSE
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (15.38%) VCP5
5 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) HIPAA
1 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (15.38%) ISO27002
1 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) NFS
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.85%) Legato
2 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco
1 8 (30.77%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (15.38%) CA
3 4 (15.38%) Dell
3 4 (15.38%) F5
3 4 (15.38%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas