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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 359 396 368
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -28
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 86 28 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.17% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 57
Average salary £77,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £73,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +15.38%
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
17537 16397 17756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.80% 78.03% 77.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13519 13382 15071
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 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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
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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 +34 42 £95,000 +40.74%
Hampshire +10 20 £35,000 +37.25%
Buckinghamshire +4 12 - -
Surrey +1 6 £60,000 -7.69%
Sussex - 4 - -
Middlesex +1 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Oxfordshire +6 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 75 (45.18%) Finance
2 53 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (31.33%) Degree
4 49 (29.52%) SQL Server
5 47 (28.31%) Six Sigma
6 46 (27.71%) Retail
7 43 (25.90%) SQL
8 41 (24.70%) QA
9 38 (22.89%) Telecoms
10 36 (21.69%) Security Cleared
10 36 (21.69%) .NET
10 36 (21.69%) Mentoring
11 34 (20.48%) Microsoft
11 34 (20.48%) German Language
12 32 (19.28%) Business Development
12 32 (19.28%) SC Cleared
12 32 (19.28%) Back Office
13 31 (18.67%) Internet
13 31 (18.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 29 (17.47%) Relational Database
14 29 (17.47%) C#
14 29 (17.47%) IIS
14 29 (17.47%) Blog
15 27 (16.27%) Scrum
15 27 (16.27%) RDBMS
16 26 (15.66%) E-Commerce
16 26 (15.66%) SAN
17 25 (15.06%) MS Excel
18 24 (14.46%) ERP
18 24 (14.46%) Business Intelligence

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (17.47%) IIS
2 12 (7.23%) Confluence
3 3 (1.81%) Apache
3 3 (1.81%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.20%) SAS
5 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.60%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 25 (15.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.20%) MS Office
4 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.86%) GitHub
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Route 53
2 2 (1.20%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.67%) Internet
2 26 (15.66%) SAN
3 18 (10.84%) NAS
4 17 (10.24%) IMAP
4 17 (10.24%) SMTP
5 14 (8.43%) Wireless
6 13 (7.83%) Wireshark
7 12 (7.23%) Radio Access Network
8 8 (4.82%) Broadband
9 6 (3.61%) 3G
9 6 (3.61%) SNMP
9 6 (3.61%) 4G
10 3 (1.81%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.81%) VPN
10 3 (1.81%) Firewall
11 2 (1.20%) HTTP
11 2 (1.20%) DNS
11 2 (1.20%) HSPA
11 2 (1.20%) LTE
12 1 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (29.52%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.47%) Relational Database
3 27 (16.27%) RDBMS
4 15 (9.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (7.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (7.23%) RavenDB
8 6 (3.61%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.41%) OLTP
9 4 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.81%) VLDB
11 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.60%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.60%) OLAP
12 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.60%) DTS
Development Applications
1 23 (13.86%) WATIR
1 23 (13.86%) Selenium
1 23 (13.86%) WebDriver
1 23 (13.86%) Cucumber
2 17 (10.24%) WebLOAD
2 17 (10.24%) AQtime
3 14 (8.43%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.23%) JIRA
4 12 (7.23%) ReSharper
4 12 (7.23%) TeamCity
4 12 (7.23%) NUnit
4 12 (7.23%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (7.23%) Moq
4 12 (7.23%) NCrunch
5 4 (2.41%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
General
1 75 (45.18%) Finance
2 46 (27.71%) Retail
3 38 (22.89%) Telecoms
4 34 (20.48%) German Language
5 32 (19.28%) Back Office
6 18 (10.84%) Legal
7 4 (2.41%) Marketing
8 2 (1.20%) Games
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Publishing
9 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.60%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (15.06%) QA Engineer
2 15 (9.04%) DBA
3 12 (7.23%) Administrator
3 12 (7.23%) Quality Engineer
4 11 (6.63%) Test Engineer
5 9 (5.42%) Senior Test Engineer
5 9 (5.42%) Performance Engineer
5 9 (5.42%) Performance Test Engineer
6 7 (4.22%) UNIX Administrator
6 7 (4.22%) SQL DBA
6 7 (4.22%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 7 (4.22%) Programme Manager
6 7 (4.22%) Project Manager
7 6 (3.61%) Developer
7 6 (3.61%) Analyst
7 6 (3.61%) Tester
7 6 (3.61%) Programme Director
7 6 (3.61%) Performance Tester
7 6 (3.61%) Social Media Manager
8 5 (3.01%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.69%) .NET
2 23 (13.86%) Gherkin
3 17 (10.24%) MAPI
4 13 (7.83%) COM
5 12 (7.23%) CSS
5 12 (7.23%) HTML
5 12 (7.23%) MSMQ
5 12 (7.23%) ASP.NET
5 12 (7.23%) .NET Framework
5 12 (7.23%) NHibernate
5 12 (7.23%) jQuery
5 12 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (7.23%) Spring.NET
5 12 (7.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (7.23%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (7.23%) StructureMap
5 12 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (7.23%) Dapper ORM
6 9 (5.42%) Web Services
7 4 (2.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.47%) Blog
2 23 (13.86%) Open Source
3 12 (7.23%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.82%) Clustering
6 6 (3.61%) Smartphone
6 6 (3.61%) Social Media
7 4 (2.41%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.81%) Statistics
9 2 (1.20%) iPad
10 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.60%) User Experience
10 1 (0.60%) Replication
10 1 (0.60%) RIA
10 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.60%) GIS
10 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.84%) Windows
2 9 (5.42%) UNIX
3 8 (4.82%) Solaris
4 6 (3.61%) Linux
5 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.60%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (28.31%) Six Sigma
3 36 (21.69%) Mentoring
4 32 (19.28%) Business Development
5 31 (18.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 27 (16.27%) Scrum
7 26 (15.66%) E-Commerce
8 24 (14.46%) ERP
8 24 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (14.46%) Project Management
9 23 (13.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 23 (13.86%) Test Scripting
9 23 (13.86%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (13.86%) Test Strategy
10 18 (10.84%) PRINCE2
11 17 (10.24%) CRM
11 17 (10.24%) Process Management
12 16 (9.64%) Business Continuity
13 15 (9.04%) Stress Testing
14 14 (8.43%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (25.90%) SQL
2 29 (17.47%) C#
3 23 (13.86%) Ruby
4 17 (10.24%) C++
5 15 (9.04%) T-SQL
6 12 (7.23%) JavaScript
6 12 (7.23%) VB.NET
7 8 (4.82%) VBA
8 6 (3.61%) PowerHouse
9 4 (2.41%) Perl
10 2 (1.20%) Python
10 2 (1.20%) Bourne shell
10 2 (1.20%) AWK
10 2 (1.20%) Korn
11 1 (0.60%) R
11 1 (0.60%) C
11 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.60%) VB
11 1 (0.60%) Java
11 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (31.33%) Degree
2 36 (21.69%) Security Cleared
3 32 (19.28%) SC Cleared
4 16 (9.64%) PMP
4 16 (9.64%) PMI Certification
5 9 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.01%) SCSA
6 5 (3.01%) Sun Certification
7 3 (1.81%) NVQ Level 4
7 3 (1.81%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.81%) CCNA
7 3 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.20%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.20%) MCSE
8 2 (1.20%) MCP
8 2 (1.20%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (24.70%) QA
2 19 (11.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (11.45%) ISO 14001
3 3 (1.81%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (10.24%) VMware ESX
3 13 (7.83%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 8 (4.82%) Veritas File System
5 2 (1.20%) Postfix
5 2 (1.20%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (8.43%) NetBackup
2 6 (3.61%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.61%) PureDisk
3 5 (3.01%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.20%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.05%) VMware
3 14 (8.43%) Oracle
4 12 (7.23%) Endeca
4 12 (7.23%) RedPrairie
5 8 (4.82%) Sun
5 8 (4.82%) Veritas
5 8 (4.82%) Huawei
6 6 (3.61%) Facebook
6 6 (3.61%) Twitter
7 5 (3.01%) BMC
8 4 (2.41%) Informatica
9 1 (0.60%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.60%) JBoss
9 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.60%) Cisco
9 1 (0.60%) IBM
9 1 (0.60%) Epicor
9 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + +benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago