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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 342 412 390
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -22
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 101 31 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 58 28 40
Average salary £65,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.83% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £28,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £63,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+56.62% +18.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17604 16444 17516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.75% 74.57% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13807 13374 14874
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 29 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 29 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 +61 66 £95,000 +106.52% 3
Hampshire +10 12 - -
Surrey 0 11 £60,000 -2.04% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 9 - -
Middlesex - 4 £47,500 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 61 (43.26%) Finance
2 51 (36.17%) SQL Server
3 50 (35.46%) Degree
4 49 (34.75%) SQL
5 44 (31.21%) Retail
6 39 (27.66%) .NET
6 39 (27.66%) Microsoft
6 39 (27.66%) Six Sigma
7 34 (24.11%) Security Cleared
8 33 (23.40%) German Language
9 30 (21.28%) QA
9 30 (21.28%) Business Development
9 30 (21.28%) SC Cleared
9 30 (21.28%) Back Office
10 29 (20.57%) C#
10 29 (20.57%) IIS
10 29 (20.57%) MS Excel
11 28 (19.86%) Internet
12 26 (18.44%) Performance Tuning
13 25 (17.73%) SAN
13 25 (17.73%) Disaster Recovery
14 23 (16.31%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (14.18%) Telecoms
16 20 (14.18%) VMware
17 19 (13.48%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (13.48%) NAS
17 19 (13.48%) Stress Testing
17 19 (13.48%) T-SQL
17 19 (13.48%) Relational Database

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 29 (20.57%) IIS
2 12 (8.51%) Confluence
3 5 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.13%) Apache
5 2 (1.42%) SAS
5 2 (1.42%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.42%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (20.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.13%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.42%) MS Office
3 2 (1.42%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.51%) GitHub
2 3 (2.13%) SaaS
3 2 (1.42%) CloudFront
3 2 (1.42%) Route 53
3 2 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.42%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.86%) Internet
2 25 (17.73%) SAN
3 19 (13.48%) NAS
4 17 (12.06%) IMAP
4 17 (12.06%) SMTP
5 13 (9.22%) Wireshark
6 12 (8.51%) Wireless
7 9 (6.38%) Radio Access Network
8 6 (4.26%) SNMP
9 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.13%) VPN
9 3 (2.13%) Firewall
10 2 (1.42%) DNS
10 2 (1.42%) HTTP
10 2 (1.42%) Intranet
11 1 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (13.48%) Relational Database
3 17 (12.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (11.35%) RDBMS
5 12 (8.51%) RavenDB
6 7 (4.96%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.13%) OLTP
9 2 (1.42%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.42%) OLAP
9 2 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.42%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.71%) MySQL
10 1 (0.71%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 17 (12.06%) WebLOAD
1 17 (12.06%) AQtime
2 14 (9.93%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.51%) WebDriver
3 12 (8.51%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (8.51%) Moq
3 12 (8.51%) Cucumber
3 12 (8.51%) TeamCity
3 12 (8.51%) NUnit
3 12 (8.51%) JIRA
3 12 (8.51%) ReSharper
3 12 (8.51%) WATIR
3 12 (8.51%) Selenium
3 12 (8.51%) NCrunch
4 4 (2.84%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.42%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (43.26%) Finance
2 44 (31.21%) Retail
3 33 (23.40%) German Language
4 30 (21.28%) Back Office
5 20 (14.18%) Telecoms
6 12 (8.51%) Legal
7 7 (4.96%) Marketing
8 3 (2.13%) Games
9 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (13.48%) DBA
2 14 (9.93%) QA Engineer
3 12 (8.51%) Administrator
4 11 (7.80%) Test Engineer
5 9 (6.38%) Senior Test Engineer
5 9 (6.38%) Performance Engineer
5 9 (6.38%) Performance Test Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) SQL DBA
7 7 (4.96%) Developer
8 6 (4.26%) Tester
8 6 (4.26%) Programme Manager
8 6 (4.26%) SQL Developer
8 6 (4.26%) UNIX Administrator
8 6 (4.26%) Performance Tester
9 5 (3.55%) Analyst
9 5 (3.55%) Project Manager
10 4 (2.84%) Architect
10 4 (2.84%) Technical Architect
10 4 (2.84%) Informatica Architect
10 4 (2.84%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (27.66%) .NET
2 17 (12.06%) MAPI
3 16 (11.35%) COM
4 14 (9.93%) CSS
4 14 (9.93%) HTML
5 12 (8.51%) ASP.NET
5 12 (8.51%) Web Services
5 12 (8.51%) MSMQ
5 12 (8.51%) NHibernate
5 12 (8.51%) .NET Framework
5 12 (8.51%) jQuery
5 12 (8.51%) Spring.NET
5 12 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (8.51%) StructureMap
5 12 (8.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (8.51%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (8.51%) Gherkin
5 12 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (8.51%) Dapper ORM
6 4 (2.84%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.51%) Computer Science
1 12 (8.51%) Blog
1 12 (8.51%) Open Source
2 6 (4.26%) Clustering
3 4 (2.84%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.13%) Statistics
4 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.42%) W3C
5 2 (1.42%) GIS
5 2 (1.42%) iPad
5 2 (1.42%) New Media
5 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.71%) Replication
6 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.71%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.77%) Windows
2 9 (6.38%) Linux
3 8 (5.67%) UNIX
4 6 (4.26%) Solaris
5 3 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.71%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.71%) zOS
7 1 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.66%) Six Sigma
2 30 (21.28%) Business Development
3 26 (18.44%) Performance Tuning
4 25 (17.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (16.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (13.48%) Stress Testing
8 18 (12.77%) Capacity Planning
8 18 (12.77%) Project Management
9 17 (12.06%) Business Continuity
10 16 (11.35%) Scrum
11 15 (10.64%) E-Commerce
12 13 (9.22%) ERP
12 13 (9.22%) Process Management
12 13 (9.22%) TDD
13 12 (8.51%) Pair Programming
13 12 (8.51%) MVC
13 12 (8.51%) ITIL
13 12 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (8.51%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 49 (34.75%) SQL
2 29 (20.57%) C#
3 19 (13.48%) T-SQL
4 18 (12.77%) C++
5 12 (8.51%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.51%) VB.NET
5 12 (8.51%) Ruby
6 11 (7.80%) VBA
7 4 (2.84%) Perl
8 3 (2.13%) Java
8 3 (2.13%) Python
9 2 (1.42%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.42%) C
10 1 (0.71%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) Korn
10 1 (0.71%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.71%) R
10 1 (0.71%) AWK
Qualifications
1 50 (35.46%) Degree
2 34 (24.11%) Security Cleared
3 30 (21.28%) SC Cleared
4 14 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (7.09%) PMP
5 10 (7.09%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.55%) SCSA
6 5 (3.55%) Sun Certification
7 3 (2.13%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.13%) MCP
7 3 (2.13%) MCSE
7 3 (2.13%) CCNA
7 3 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.13%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.13%) NVQ Level 4
8 2 (1.42%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (21.28%) QA
2 13 (9.22%) ISO 14001
2 13 (9.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.13%) SLA
4 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (12.06%) VMware ESX
1 17 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.22%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (4.26%) Veritas File System
4 2 (1.42%) Postfix
4 2 (1.42%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (8.51%) NetBackup
2 6 (4.26%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.26%) PureDisk
3 5 (3.55%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (2.13%) Puppet
4 3 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.18%) VMware
3 14 (9.93%) Oracle
4 12 (8.51%) Endeca
4 12 (8.51%) RedPrairie
5 7 (4.96%) Huawei
6 6 (4.26%) Veritas
6 6 (4.26%) Sun
7 5 (3.55%) BMC
8 4 (2.84%) Informatica
9 3 (2.13%) Adobe
10 2 (1.42%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.42%) JBoss
11 1 (0.71%) Cisco
11 1 (0.71%) IBM
11 1 (0.71%) Citrix
11 1 (0.71%) Epicor
11 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.71%) VocaLink
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £90K basic + 10K Variable + Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Three
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum to £80K + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago