The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis 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 GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 381 376 380
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 59 72 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.39% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 57
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
GAP Analysis
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
17363 18317 17261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.90% 80.45% 78.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13860 14435 14084
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,670
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +3.04%
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 £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the South East region.

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in the South East

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in the South East

GAP Analysis
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 GAP Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 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 +22 27 £55,000 +51.72%
Oxfordshire - 12 £42,500 -
Hampshire -2 9 £50,000 +29.87% 3
Buckinghamshire -15 9 £35,000 -30.00% 2
East Sussex - 5 £40,000 - 1
Surrey -13 4 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Sussex - 2 £48,750 -
West Sussex 0 1 £17,000 -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing GAP Analysis 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 GAP Analysis.

1 50 (46.30%) Business Analysis
2 41 (37.96%) Use Case
3 36 (33.33%) Finance
4 27 (25.00%) Change Management
5 25 (23.15%) Telecoms
6 24 (22.22%) UML
7 22 (20.37%) MS Visio
7 22 (20.37%) Project Management
8 21 (19.44%) CRM
9 19 (17.59%) Workflow
9 19 (17.59%) Degree
10 18 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
11 17 (15.74%) Risk Analysis
11 17 (15.74%) E-Commerce
11 17 (15.74%) Data Mining
12 15 (13.89%) Marketing
12 15 (13.89%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 15 (13.89%) Billing
12 15 (13.89%) Requirements Engineering
13 14 (12.96%) Business Transformation
14 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (10.19%) Business Development
14 11 (10.19%) ERP
15 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
15 10 (9.26%) Publishing
15 10 (9.26%) Web Development
16 9 (8.33%) User Stories
16 9 (8.33%) Migration
17 8 (7.41%) BPR
17 8 (7.41%) Business Intelligence

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing GAP Analysis 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 GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.93%) SAS
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (20.37%) MS Visio
2 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.63%) MS Project
3 5 (4.63%) MS Office
4 3 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.78%) SAP MM
2 3 (2.78%) SAP QM
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.93%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) LTE
1 6 (5.56%) VoLTE
2 1 (0.93%) WAN
2 1 (0.93%) VPN
2 1 (0.93%) SAN
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) MPLS
2 1 (0.93%) Firewall
2 1 (0.93%) Wireless
2 1 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.74%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.93%) DB2
3 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 36 (33.33%) Finance
2 25 (23.15%) Telecoms
3 15 (13.89%) Marketing
3 15 (13.89%) Billing
4 10 (9.26%) Publishing
5 6 (5.56%) Banking
5 6 (5.56%) Retail
6 5 (4.63%) Legal
7 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.85%) Advertising
8 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.93%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.93%) Local Government
9 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (63.89%) Analyst
2 67 (62.04%) Business Analyst
3 27 (25.00%) Consultant
4 7 (6.48%) Business Systems Analyst
4 7 (6.48%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (6.48%) Business Consultant
5 6 (5.56%) Marketing Consultant
6 4 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (2.78%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 3 (2.78%) SAP QM Consultant
7 3 (2.78%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (2.78%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Business Process Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Process Analyst
8 2 (1.85%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (1.85%) Security Consultant
8 2 (1.85%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (1.85%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) XML
2 3 (2.78%) Web Services
3 2 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.70%) User Experience
2 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.93%) Replication
4 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.93%) Life Science
4 1 (0.93%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) UNIX
1 1 (0.93%) Windows
1 1 (0.93%) Linux
1 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
1 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (46.30%) Business Analysis
2 41 (37.96%) Use Case
3 27 (25.00%) Change Management
4 24 (22.22%) UML
5 22 (20.37%) Project Management
6 21 (19.44%) CRM
7 19 (17.59%) Workflow
8 18 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
9 17 (15.74%) E-Commerce
9 17 (15.74%) Risk Analysis
10 15 (13.89%) Requirements Engineering
10 15 (13.89%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 14 (12.96%) Business Transformation
12 11 (10.19%) Business Development
12 11 (10.19%) ERP
12 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (9.26%) Web Development
14 9 (8.33%) Migration
14 9 (8.33%) User Stories
15 8 (7.41%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.85%) Java
2 1 (0.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (17.59%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) ISEB
2 4 (3.70%) CIMA
2 4 (3.70%) ACCA
3 3 (2.78%) CIPFA
3 3 (2.78%) ICAEW
3 3 (2.78%) MBA
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.93%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (0.93%) CISSP
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.93%) CCNP
4 1 (0.93%) CCNA
4 1 (0.93%) CCDA
4 1 (0.93%) CCDP
4 1 (0.93%) CCSA
4 1 (0.93%) CCSE
4 1 (0.93%) CISA
4 1 (0.93%) PCI QSA
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) COBIT
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (5.56%) SAP
1 6 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle
2 4 (3.70%) Remedy
3 2 (1.85%) Hyperion
3 2 (1.85%) JD Edwards
3 2 (1.85%) Siebel
3 2 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco
4 1 (0.93%) IBM
4 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.93%) HP
4 1 (0.93%) CA
4 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.93%) Epicor
4 1 (0.93%) Charles River
4 1 (0.93%) QAD
4 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow