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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 414 379 397
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +18
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 32 90 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.39% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.49% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 62 42
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +85.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £43,100 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £95,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £72,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-41.37% +90.78%
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
17386 18330 17148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.76% 80.24% 76.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13936 14541 14068
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 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -50 11 £60,000 -36.84%
Surrey +8 10 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Hampshire +1 5 £40,000 +81.81%
Buckinghamshire -4 3 £40,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £24,500 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 36 (40.00%) Project Management
2 33 (36.67%) UNIX
3 27 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 27 (30.00%) Degree
4 25 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 25 (27.78%) Relational Database
4 25 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (25.56%) Oracle
6 22 (24.44%) PRINCE2
6 22 (24.44%) PMI Certification
7 21 (23.33%) ISO 14001
7 21 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 20 (22.22%) RDBMS
9 19 (21.11%) Linux
10 18 (20.00%) Finance
11 17 (18.89%) Windows
11 17 (18.89%) Computer Science
11 17 (18.89%) Oracle Database
12 16 (17.78%) ITIL
12 16 (17.78%) SQL
12 16 (17.78%) CRM
12 16 (17.78%) Six Sigma
13 14 (15.56%) Service Delivery
14 13 (14.44%) Analytics
15 12 (13.33%) Data Centre
15 12 (13.33%) Marketing
15 12 (13.33%) Change Management
15 12 (13.33%) Process Management
15 12 (13.33%) Risk Management
15 12 (13.33%) ETL

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 6 (6.67%) JBoss
1 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.56%) SAS
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.33%) IIS
3 3 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.11%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.44%) SPSS
4 1 (1.11%) MS Office
4 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) Wireless
2 7 (7.78%) SAN
3 6 (6.67%) NAS
4 5 (5.56%) Firewall
5 4 (4.44%) DSLAM
6 1 (1.11%) ATM
6 1 (1.11%) SDH
6 1 (1.11%) Internet
6 1 (1.11%) 3G
6 1 (1.11%) DWDM
6 1 (1.11%) MPLS
6 1 (1.11%) 4G
6 1 (1.11%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 20 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 17 (18.89%) Oracle Database
4 12 (13.33%) OLTP
5 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (6.67%) OLAP
6 6 (6.67%) VLDB
6 6 (6.67%) MySQL
6 6 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.22%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.11%) MS Access
9 1 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (20.00%) Finance
3 12 (13.33%) Marketing
4 11 (12.22%) Legal
5 6 (6.67%) Retail
5 6 (6.67%) Games
6 4 (4.44%) Law
7 1 (1.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.11%) Publishing
7 1 (1.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (22.22%) Administrator
2 14 (15.56%) DBA
3 13 (14.44%) Project Manager
4 12 (13.33%) Senior Manager
5 11 (12.22%) Problem Manager
5 11 (12.22%) Senior Problem Manager
6 10 (11.11%) Quality Manager
7 7 (7.78%) Product Manager
8 6 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
8 6 (6.67%) Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) MySQL DBA
9 5 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (4.44%) Programme Manager
11 3 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.33%) Procurement Specialist
11 3 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (3.33%) SQL DBA
11 3 (3.33%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) J2EE
1 6 (6.67%) JDBC
1 6 (6.67%) JSP
1 6 (6.67%) Servlets
1 6 (6.67%) XML
1 6 (6.67%) J2SE
1 6 (6.67%) Hibernate
1 6 (6.67%) JPA
2 3 (3.33%) .NET
3 2 (2.22%) Middleware
4 1 (1.11%) Flash
4 1 (1.11%) WCF
4 1 (1.11%) HTML
4 1 (1.11%) CSS
4 1 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (18.89%) Computer Science
3 12 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 10 (11.11%) PMI
5 9 (10.00%) Replication
6 7 (7.78%) Social Media
7 6 (6.67%) Data Structures
7 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (5.56%) Statistics
9 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
9 4 (4.44%) Economics
9 4 (4.44%) Mathematics
9 4 (4.44%) Data Extraction
10 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (2.22%) NHS
12 1 (1.11%) Clustering
12 1 (1.11%) Neural Network
12 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 33 (36.67%) UNIX
2 19 (21.11%) Linux
3 17 (18.89%) Windows
4 11 (12.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.00%) Project Management
2 25 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 22 (24.44%) PRINCE2
4 16 (17.78%) CRM
4 16 (17.78%) ITIL
4 16 (17.78%) Six Sigma
5 14 (15.56%) Service Delivery
6 13 (14.44%) Analytics
7 12 (13.33%) Change Management
7 12 (13.33%) ETL
7 12 (13.33%) Process Management
7 12 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 11 (12.22%) Validation
8 11 (12.22%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (12.22%) Service Management
8 11 (12.22%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (12.22%) Problem Management
9 9 (10.00%) Data Mapping
9 9 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.78%) SQL
2 9 (10.00%) C
3 8 (8.89%) C++
3 8 (8.89%) Java
3 8 (8.89%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.67%) Python
4 6 (6.67%) PHP
4 6 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.33%) C#
5 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.22%) COBOL
7 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.11%) Perl
7 1 (1.11%) AWK
7 1 (1.11%) Korn
7 1 (1.11%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 27 (30.00%) Degree
2 22 (24.44%) PMI Certification
3 12 (13.33%) PMP
4 6 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) CISSP
6 1 (1.11%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.11%) CISA
6 1 (1.11%) CISM
6 1 (1.11%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.33%) ISO 14001
1 21 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (12.22%) SLA
3 10 (11.11%) ISO 9000
3 10 (11.11%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.22%) QA
5 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (12.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.11%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (25.56%) Oracle
2 11 (12.22%) Remedy
3 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.67%) Sun
4 6 (6.67%) Veritas
5 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.56%) Cognos
6 4 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.33%) Huawei
8 1 (1.11%) Adobe
Woking, Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes Council
Salary: From £27,924 to £31,846 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago