The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 396 379 384
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 40 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 36
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £55,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Benchmarking
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16857 16658 16718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.28% 80.48% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13609 13023 13923
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +19 23 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Surrey -32 6 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Oxfordshire +1 4 £60,750 -28.52% 2
Hampshire - 4 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +7 3 - -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 48 (53.93%) Telecoms
2 45 (50.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 38 (42.70%) Finance
3 38 (42.70%) Project Management
4 36 (40.45%) Degree
5 34 (38.20%) PRINCE2
6 31 (34.83%) PMI Certification
7 30 (33.71%) Six Sigma
8 27 (30.34%) ISO 14001
8 27 (30.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 21 (23.60%) CRM
10 20 (22.47%) PMP
11 19 (21.35%) ITIL
11 19 (21.35%) Legal
12 18 (20.22%) Process Management
13 16 (17.98%) Risk Management
13 16 (17.98%) Wireless
13 16 (17.98%) Risk Assessment
14 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (14.61%) Huawei
15 13 (14.61%) PMI
15 13 (14.61%) ISO 9000
15 13 (14.61%) ISO 9001
16 12 (13.48%) UNIX
17 11 (12.36%) Service Delivery
17 11 (12.36%) Validation
18 10 (11.24%) Root Cause Analysis
19 9 (10.11%) Management Information System
19 9 (10.11%) MS PowerPoint
20 8 (8.99%) Supplier Management

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (4.49%) JBoss
1 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.37%) SAS
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.37%) SPSS
4 2 (2.25%) MS Project
4 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.98%) Wireless
2 6 (6.74%) IPsec
2 6 (6.74%) WAN
2 6 (6.74%) Firewall
3 4 (4.49%) SAN
3 4 (4.49%) NAS
4 2 (2.25%) DSLAM
5 1 (1.12%) Broadband
5 1 (1.12%) 4G
5 1 (1.12%) Internet
5 1 (1.12%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) OLTP
2 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
2 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.49%) OLAP
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.25%) VLDB
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 48 (53.93%) Telecoms
2 38 (42.70%) Finance
3 19 (21.35%) Legal
4 8 (8.99%) Marketing
5 6 (6.74%) Retail
6 4 (4.49%) Games
7 3 (3.37%) Law
8 1 (1.12%) Military
8 1 (1.12%) Advertising
8 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (28.09%) Project Manager
2 13 (14.61%) Quality Manager
3 9 (10.11%) Senior Manager
4 8 (8.99%) Problem Manager
4 8 (8.99%) Senior Problem Manager
5 6 (6.74%) Development Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Product Development Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 5 (5.62%) Product Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Business Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Deployment Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Deployment Project Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Insight Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Senior Insight Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Market Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Architect
8 3 (3.37%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) J2EE
1 4 (4.49%) JDBC
1 4 (4.49%) JSP
1 4 (4.49%) Servlets
1 4 (4.49%) XML
1 4 (4.49%) J2SE
1 4 (4.49%) Hibernate
1 4 (4.49%) JPA
2 1 (1.12%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.61%) PMI
3 9 (10.11%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.74%) PKI
4 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.62%) Social Media
6 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.49%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.37%) Data Extraction
7 3 (3.37%) Statistics
7 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.37%) Economics
8 1 (1.12%) GIS
8 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.12%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) UNIX
2 6 (6.74%) Windows
3 5 (5.62%) Linux
4 2 (2.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 38 (42.70%) Project Management
3 34 (38.20%) PRINCE2
4 30 (33.71%) Six Sigma
5 21 (23.60%) CRM
6 19 (21.35%) ITIL
7 18 (20.22%) Process Management
8 16 (17.98%) Risk Management
8 16 (17.98%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (12.36%) Validation
9 11 (12.36%) Service Delivery
10 10 (11.24%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (8.99%) Problem Management
11 8 (8.99%) Change Management
11 8 (8.99%) Service Management
11 8 (8.99%) Supplier Management
12 7 (7.87%) Programme Management
12 7 (7.87%) Data Analysis
12 7 (7.87%) Performance Management
12 7 (7.87%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.87%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
2 5 (5.62%) Java
3 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.49%) Ruby
4 2 (2.25%) C
5 1 (1.12%) C#
5 1 (1.12%) C++
5 1 (1.12%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 36 (40.45%) Degree
2 31 (34.83%) PMI Certification
3 20 (22.47%) PMP
4 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.62%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (30.34%) ISO 14001
1 27 (30.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (14.61%) ISO 9000
2 13 (14.61%) ISO 9001
3 8 (8.99%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Huawei
2 8 (8.99%) Remedy
2 8 (8.99%) Cisco
2 8 (8.99%) Juniper
3 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.74%) Oracle
4 6 (6.74%) VMware
4 6 (6.74%) IronPort
5 4 (4.49%) SAP
6 3 (3.37%) Cognos
6 3 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.25%) Veritas
7 2 (2.25%) Sun
7 2 (2.25%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.12%) Facebook
8 1 (1.12%) Twitter
8 1 (1.12%) Ariba
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