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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 367 404 387
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -17
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 70 37 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.17% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.22% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 57
Average salary £61,250 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.11% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £27,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
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
17208 16702 17637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.80% 78.57% 77.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13313 13676 14903
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +32 35 £95,000 +11.76% 2
Hampshire +3 14 £35,000 +37.25%
Buckinghamshire +6 11 - -
Surrey -5 4 £60,000 +6.66%
Sussex - 4 - -
Middlesex -7 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Oxfordshire +4 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 74 (47.74%) Finance
2 50 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (30.32%) Six Sigma
4 46 (29.68%) SQL Server
4 46 (29.68%) Retail
5 44 (28.39%) Degree
6 41 (26.45%) QA
7 38 (24.52%) Telecoms
8 36 (23.23%) SQL
9 34 (21.94%) Security Cleared
10 33 (21.29%) Mentoring
10 33 (21.29%) .NET
11 32 (20.65%) Back Office
11 32 (20.65%) SC Cleared
11 32 (20.65%) German Language
11 32 (20.65%) Business Development
12 30 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 29 (18.71%) Blog
13 29 (18.71%) IIS
13 29 (18.71%) C#
14 28 (18.06%) Internet
15 27 (17.42%) RDBMS
15 27 (17.42%) Microsoft
15 27 (17.42%) Scrum
15 27 (17.42%) Relational Database
16 26 (16.77%) E-Commerce
17 25 (16.13%) SAN
18 24 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (15.48%) ERP
19 23 (14.84%) Project Management

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 29 (18.71%) IIS
2 12 (7.74%) Confluence
3 2 (1.29%) SAS
4 1 (0.65%) Apache
4 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (13.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.06%) Internet
2 25 (16.13%) SAN
3 17 (10.97%) SMTP
3 17 (10.97%) NAS
3 17 (10.97%) IMAP
4 13 (8.39%) Wireshark
5 12 (7.74%) Wireless
5 12 (7.74%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (5.16%) Broadband
7 6 (3.87%) 3G
7 6 (3.87%) SNMP
7 6 (3.87%) 4G
8 2 (1.29%) HSPA
8 2 (1.29%) LTE
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.65%) VPN
9 1 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (29.68%) SQL Server
2 27 (17.42%) RDBMS
2 27 (17.42%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.74%) RavenDB
3 12 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (7.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.94%) OLTP
8 3 (1.94%) VLDB
9 2 (1.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (14.84%) WATIR
1 23 (14.84%) Selenium
1 23 (14.84%) Cucumber
1 23 (14.84%) WebDriver
2 17 (10.97%) AQtime
2 17 (10.97%) WebLOAD
3 12 (7.74%) JIRA
3 12 (7.74%) ReSharper
3 12 (7.74%) NUnit
3 12 (7.74%) NCrunch
3 12 (7.74%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (7.74%) Moq
3 12 (7.74%) TeamCity
3 12 (7.74%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.58%) LoadRunner
General
1 74 (47.74%) Finance
2 46 (29.68%) Retail
3 38 (24.52%) Telecoms
4 32 (20.65%) Back Office
4 32 (20.65%) German Language
5 18 (11.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.65%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (16.13%) QA Engineer
2 12 (7.74%) Quality Engineer
2 12 (7.74%) DBA
3 11 (7.10%) Test Engineer
4 10 (6.45%) Administrator
5 9 (5.81%) Performance Test Engineer
5 9 (5.81%) Performance Engineer
5 9 (5.81%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (4.52%) UNIX Administrator
6 7 (4.52%) SQL DBA
6 7 (4.52%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 7 (4.52%) Project Manager
6 7 (4.52%) Programme Manager
7 6 (3.87%) Tester
7 6 (3.87%) Performance Tester
7 6 (3.87%) Programme Director
7 6 (3.87%) Social Media Manager
8 5 (3.23%) SQL Developer
8 5 (3.23%) Commercial Manager
8 5 (3.23%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.29%) .NET
2 23 (14.84%) Gherkin
3 17 (10.97%) MAPI
4 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET
4 12 (7.74%) HTML
4 12 (7.74%) MSMQ
4 12 (7.74%) CSS
4 12 (7.74%) .NET Framework
4 12 (7.74%) NHibernate
4 12 (7.74%) jQuery
4 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 12 (7.74%) Dapper ORM
4 12 (7.74%) StructureMap
4 12 (7.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 12 (7.74%) Castle Windsor
4 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (7.74%) Spring.NET
5 10 (6.45%) COM
6 4 (2.58%) Web Services
6 4 (2.58%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.71%) Blog
2 23 (14.84%) Open Source
3 11 (7.10%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.16%) Clustering
5 6 (3.87%) Smartphone
5 6 (3.87%) Social Media
6 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.58%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.29%) Statistics
8 2 (1.29%) iPad
9 1 (0.65%) User Experience
9 1 (0.65%) RIA
9 1 (0.65%) GIS
9 1 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.61%) Windows
2 8 (5.16%) UNIX
2 8 (5.16%) Solaris
3 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.65%) Linux
3 1 (0.65%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (30.32%) Six Sigma
3 33 (21.29%) Mentoring
4 32 (20.65%) Business Development
5 30 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 27 (17.42%) Scrum
7 26 (16.77%) E-Commerce
8 24 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (15.48%) ERP
9 23 (14.84%) Project Management
9 23 (14.84%) Test Scripting
9 23 (14.84%) Test Strategy
10 20 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (12.26%) PRINCE2
12 18 (11.61%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (10.97%) Process Management
14 16 (10.32%) CRM
15 14 (9.03%) Coaching
16 13 (8.39%) Programme Management
16 13 (8.39%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 36 (23.23%) SQL
2 29 (18.71%) C#
3 23 (14.84%) Ruby
4 17 (10.97%) C++
5 12 (7.74%) JavaScript
5 12 (7.74%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.10%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.87%) PowerHouse
8 4 (2.58%) VBA
9 2 (1.29%) AWK
9 2 (1.29%) Perl
9 2 (1.29%) Korn
9 2 (1.29%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 44 (28.39%) Degree
2 34 (21.94%) Security Cleared
3 32 (20.65%) SC Cleared
4 16 (10.32%) PMP
4 16 (10.32%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.23%) SCSA
5 5 (3.23%) Sun Certification
6 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.94%) NVQ Level 4
8 2 (1.29%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) CCNA
9 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (26.45%) QA
2 19 (12.26%) ISO 14001
2 19 (12.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.94%) SLA
4 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (11.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (10.97%) VMware ESX
3 14 (9.03%) Active Directory
4 8 (5.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 8 (5.16%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (9.03%) NetBackup
2 6 (3.87%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.87%) PureDisk
3 5 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 27 (17.42%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.61%) VMware
3 13 (8.39%) Oracle
4 12 (7.74%) Endeca
4 12 (7.74%) RedPrairie
5 8 (5.16%) Veritas
5 8 (5.16%) Sun
5 8 (5.16%) Huawei
6 6 (3.87%) Facebook
6 6 (3.87%) Twitter
7 5 (3.23%) BMC
8 4 (2.58%) Informatica
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco
9 1 (0.65%) IBM
9 1 (0.65%) Adobe
9 1 (0.65%) Epicor
9 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.65%) Citrix
9 1 (0.65%) Remedy
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