The first table below looks at the demand for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 356 391 388
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -3
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 101 39 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 60 34 39
Average salary £65,000 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.89% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £31,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+88.23% +21.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17789 16488 17505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.78% 74.34% 75.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13991 13417 14872
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in the South East

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in the South East

Benchmarking
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +68 67 £95,000 +106.52% 2
Hampshire +1 12 - -
Surrey +13 11 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 8 - -
Middlesex - 4 £47,500 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking.

1 60 (43.48%) Finance
2 50 (36.23%) SQL Server
3 49 (35.51%) SQL
3 49 (35.51%) Degree
4 44 (31.88%) Retail
5 39 (28.26%) Microsoft
6 38 (27.54%) Six Sigma
6 38 (27.54%) .NET
7 34 (24.64%) Security Cleared
8 33 (23.91%) German Language
9 30 (21.74%) Business Development
9 30 (21.74%) SC Cleared
9 30 (21.74%) Back Office
10 29 (21.01%) MS Excel
10 29 (21.01%) QA
11 28 (20.29%) C#
11 28 (20.29%) IIS
11 28 (20.29%) Internet
12 26 (18.84%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (17.39%) SAN
13 24 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
14 22 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (15.94%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (13.77%) Relational Database
15 19 (13.77%) VMware
15 19 (13.77%) Stress Testing
15 19 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (13.77%) NAS
15 19 (13.77%) Telecoms
15 19 (13.77%) T-SQL

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (20.29%) IIS
2 12 (8.70%) Confluence
3 6 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.17%) Apache
5 2 (1.45%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.45%) SAS
5 2 (1.45%) CMS
6 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (21.01%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.45%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.45%) MS Office
3 2 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.70%) GitHub
2 3 (2.17%) SaaS
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.45%) CloudFront
3 2 (1.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.29%) Internet
2 24 (17.39%) SAN
3 19 (13.77%) NAS
4 16 (11.59%) IMAP
4 16 (11.59%) SMTP
5 13 (9.42%) Wireshark
6 11 (7.97%) Wireless
7 8 (5.80%) Radio Access Network
8 5 (3.62%) SNMP
9 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.17%) VPN
9 3 (2.17%) Firewall
10 2 (1.45%) Intranet
10 2 (1.45%) HTTP
10 2 (1.45%) DNS
11 1 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.77%) Relational Database
2 19 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (12.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (12.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (11.59%) RDBMS
5 12 (8.70%) RavenDB
6 8 (5.80%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.17%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (2.17%) OLTP
8 3 (2.17%) OLAP
9 2 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.45%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (11.59%) WebLOAD
1 16 (11.59%) AQtime
2 14 (10.14%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.70%) JIRA
3 12 (8.70%) ReSharper
3 12 (8.70%) WATIR
3 12 (8.70%) Selenium
3 12 (8.70%) WebDriver
3 12 (8.70%) TeamCity
3 12 (8.70%) NUnit
3 12 (8.70%) Cucumber
3 12 (8.70%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (8.70%) Moq
3 12 (8.70%) NCrunch
4 3 (2.17%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.45%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 60 (43.48%) Finance
2 44 (31.88%) Retail
3 33 (23.91%) German Language
4 30 (21.74%) Back Office
5 19 (13.77%) Telecoms
6 11 (7.97%) Legal
7 7 (5.07%) Marketing
8 3 (2.17%) Games
9 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (13.77%) DBA
2 14 (10.14%) QA Engineer
3 11 (7.97%) Test Engineer
3 11 (7.97%) Administrator
4 9 (6.52%) Senior Test Engineer
4 9 (6.52%) Performance Engineer
4 9 (6.52%) Performance Test Engineer
5 8 (5.80%) SQL DBA
6 7 (5.07%) Developer
7 6 (4.35%) SQL Developer
8 5 (3.62%) UNIX Administrator
8 5 (3.62%) Performance Tester
8 5 (3.62%) Analyst
8 5 (3.62%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.62%) Tester
8 5 (3.62%) Programme Manager
9 4 (2.90%) Technical Architect
9 4 (2.90%) Architect
9 4 (2.90%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 4 (2.90%) Programme Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.54%) .NET
2 16 (11.59%) COM
2 16 (11.59%) MAPI
3 14 (10.14%) CSS
3 14 (10.14%) HTML
4 12 (8.70%) MSMQ
4 12 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 12 (8.70%) Web Services
4 12 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 12 (8.70%) jQuery
4 12 (8.70%) Spring.NET
4 12 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (8.70%) NHibernate
4 12 (8.70%) StructureMap
4 12 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 12 (8.70%) Gherkin
4 12 (8.70%) Castle Windsor
4 12 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 12 (8.70%) Dapper ORM
5 4 (2.90%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.70%) Blog
1 12 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 12 (8.70%) Open Source
2 5 (3.62%) Clustering
3 4 (2.90%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.17%) Statistics
4 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.45%) W3C
5 2 (1.45%) GIS
5 2 (1.45%) iPad
5 2 (1.45%) New Media
6 1 (0.72%) Replication
6 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.72%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.32%) Windows
2 10 (7.25%) Linux
3 8 (5.80%) UNIX
4 5 (3.62%) Solaris
5 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.72%) CentOS
7 1 (0.72%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.54%) Six Sigma
2 30 (21.74%) Business Development
3 26 (18.84%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (15.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (13.77%) Stress Testing
7 18 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (12.32%) Project Management
9 16 (11.59%) Scrum
9 16 (11.59%) Business Continuity
10 15 (10.87%) E-Commerce
11 13 (9.42%) TDD
11 13 (9.42%) ERP
12 12 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (8.70%) ITIL
12 12 (8.70%) MVC
12 12 (8.70%) Process Management
12 12 (8.70%) Refactoring
12 12 (8.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 49 (35.51%) SQL
2 28 (20.29%) C#
3 19 (13.77%) T-SQL
4 17 (12.32%) C++
5 12 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 12 (8.70%) Ruby
6 11 (7.97%) VBA
7 4 (2.90%) Java
8 3 (2.17%) Python
8 3 (2.17%) Perl
8 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.45%) C
10 1 (0.72%) R
10 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (35.51%) Degree
2 34 (24.64%) Security Cleared
3 30 (21.74%) SC Cleared
4 14 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.52%) PMP
5 9 (6.52%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.62%) SCSA
6 5 (3.62%) Sun Certification
7 3 (2.17%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.17%) NVQ Level 4
7 3 (2.17%) MCSE
7 3 (2.17%) MCP
7 3 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.17%) CCNA
7 3 (2.17%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.45%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.01%) QA
2 12 (8.70%) ISO 14001
2 12 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.17%) SLA
4 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (11.59%) VMware ESX
1 16 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.42%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (3.62%) Veritas File System
4 2 (1.45%) Postfix
4 2 (1.45%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (7.25%) NetBackup
2 5 (3.62%) PureDisk
2 5 (3.62%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.62%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.17%) Puppet
4 2 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.77%) VMware
3 14 (10.14%) Oracle
4 12 (8.70%) Endeca
4 12 (8.70%) RedPrairie
5 6 (4.35%) Huawei
6 5 (3.62%) Sun
6 5 (3.62%) BMC
6 5 (3.62%) Veritas
7 4 (2.90%) Informatica
8 3 (2.17%) JBoss
8 3 (2.17%) Adobe
9 2 (1.45%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.72%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.72%) VocaLink
10 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.72%) Epicor
10 1 (0.72%) Citrix
10 1 (0.72%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £90K basic + 10K Variable + Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago