The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 391 355 350
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -5
Permanent jobs citing GIS 52 89 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.39% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 1.05% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37 54 65
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.05%
GIS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7879 8443 8183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.99% 37.28% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6230 6495 6695
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

GIS Salary Trend in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

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

GIS Salary Histogram in the South East

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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 GIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 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
Surrey +5 29 £53,750 +2.38% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 9 £65,000 +56.62% 2
Berkshire +3 9 £60,000 +15.38% 1
Hampshire -3 9 £40,000 +4.91% 2
West Sussex +9 5 £26,500 -24.28%
Oxfordshire +6 1 - -
GIS
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 37 (25.34%) Degree
2 34 (23.29%) Security Cleared
3 32 (21.92%) Software Engineering
4 30 (20.55%) Project Management
4 30 (20.55%) SAP
5 29 (19.86%) Data Management
6 27 (18.49%) JavaScript
6 27 (18.49%) CAD
7 26 (17.81%) Maximo
8 25 (17.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 25 (17.12%) BAPI
8 25 (17.12%) SAP CO
8 25 (17.12%) SAP PM
8 25 (17.12%) SAP QM
8 25 (17.12%) Document Management
8 25 (17.12%) SAP Implementation
8 25 (17.12%) SAP EHS
8 25 (17.12%) Resource Management
8 25 (17.12%) SAP FI
8 25 (17.12%) SAP MM
8 25 (17.12%) Primavera
8 25 (17.12%) SAP HR
8 25 (17.12%) SAP SD
8 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
8 25 (17.12%) Master Data Management
9 24 (16.44%) Microsoft
9 24 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (15.75%) .NET
10 23 (15.75%) SQL
11 22 (15.07%) Ajax

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 20 (13.70%) Apache
2 13 (8.90%) ArcGIS
3 8 (5.48%) IIS
3 8 (5.48%) Lync
4 5 (3.42%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.74%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.37%) ArcIMS
6 2 (1.37%) JBoss
7 1 (0.68%) CMS
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.85%) MS Office
3 7 (4.79%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.05%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 26 (17.81%) Maximo
2 25 (17.12%) SAP CO
2 25 (17.12%) SAP PM
2 25 (17.12%) SAP QM
2 25 (17.12%) SAP EHS
2 25 (17.12%) SAP HR
2 25 (17.12%) SAP SD
2 25 (17.12%) SAP FI
2 25 (17.12%) SAP MM
2 25 (17.12%) Primavera
2 25 (17.12%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.48%) Office 365
2 7 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.05%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (2.74%) DMZ
3 3 (2.05%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.05%) VPN
3 3 (2.05%) Firewall
4 2 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.37%) HSRP
4 2 (1.37%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (1.37%) DNS
4 2 (1.37%) PPP
4 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.37%) LAN
4 2 (1.37%) VoIP
4 2 (1.37%) WAN
4 2 (1.37%) MPLS
4 2 (1.37%) OSPF
4 2 (1.37%) BGP
4 2 (1.37%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.37%) Wireless
4 2 (1.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.16%) MySQL
3 7 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.11%) OLAP
4 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.11%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.11%) Big Data
5 5 (3.42%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.42%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (3.42%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.74%) Couchbase
6 4 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (13.70%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (2.74%) NUnit
3 4 (2.74%) Subversion
4 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 16 (10.96%) Finance
2 2 (1.37%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.37%) Military
3 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (30.82%) Developer
2 26 (17.81%) Consultant
3 25 (17.12%) SAP Consultant
3 25 (17.12%) SAP PM Consultant
3 25 (17.12%) Managing Consultant
4 23 (15.75%) Software Engineer
5 17 (11.64%) Graduate
6 13 (8.90%) Architect
6 13 (8.90%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.22%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.22%) Analyst
7 12 (8.22%) Junior
7 12 (8.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 10 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (6.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.16%) Software Developer
10 8 (5.48%) Technical Design Authority
11 6 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.12%) BAPI
2 23 (15.75%) .NET
3 22 (15.07%) Ajax
4 14 (9.59%) Web Services
4 14 (9.59%) jQuery
5 10 (6.85%) CSS
5 10 (6.85%) JSP
5 10 (6.85%) HTML
6 9 (6.16%) ASP.NET
6 9 (6.16%) Servlets
7 8 (5.48%) J2EE
7 8 (5.48%) Dojo
7 8 (5.48%) CGI
8 5 (3.42%) WCF
8 5 (3.42%) HTML5
8 5 (3.42%) Xamarin.iOS
9 4 (2.74%) Entity Framework
9 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.70%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.90%) Visualisation
3 11 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.53%) Data Centre
4 10 (6.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (6.16%) User Experience
6 6 (4.11%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.42%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.74%) Blog
8 4 (2.74%) Telematics
9 3 (2.05%) Device Driver
9 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.37%) Replication
10 2 (1.37%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.68%) PKI
11 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.01%) Linux
2 16 (10.96%) Windows
3 12 (8.22%) UNIX
4 10 (6.85%) Android
5 7 (4.79%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.05%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.68%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.92%) Software Engineering
2 30 (20.55%) Project Management
3 29 (19.86%) Data Management
4 27 (18.49%) CAD
5 25 (17.12%) Document Management
5 25 (17.12%) Resource Management
5 25 (17.12%) SAP Implementation
5 25 (17.12%) Master Data Management
6 24 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (12.33%) UML
8 12 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (8.22%) Risk Management
9 11 (7.53%) ITIL
9 11 (7.53%) Requirements Management
9 11 (7.53%) Service Management
10 10 (6.85%) Scrum
10 10 (6.85%) Web Development
11 9 (6.16%) Business Development
11 9 (6.16%) OO
12 8 (5.48%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.49%) JavaScript
2 23 (15.75%) SQL
3 20 (13.70%) C#
3 20 (13.70%) Java
4 19 (13.01%) C
5 13 (8.90%) C++
6 10 (6.85%) Embedded C
7 7 (4.79%) Python
8 6 (4.11%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.05%) VB
10 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.37%) VB6
10 2 (1.37%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.37%) VBScript
10 2 (1.37%) PHP
11 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.68%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 37 (25.34%) Degree
2 34 (23.29%) Security Cleared
3 16 (10.96%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.74%) Sun Certification
5 4 (2.74%) OCPJWCD
5 4 (2.74%) OCPJP
5 4 (2.74%) OCMJD
6 3 (2.05%) CCNA
6 3 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.37%) CCNP
8 1 (0.68%) ISACA
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.68%) CITP
8 1 (0.68%) MCP
8 1 (0.68%) MCSE
8 1 (0.68%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.48%) XenApp
2 8 (5.48%) XenDesktop
2 8 (5.48%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) SCCM
2 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (20.55%) SAP
2 24 (16.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.96%) ESRI
4 11 (7.53%) VMware
5 10 (6.85%) Oracle
6 9 (6.16%) Citrix
7 8 (5.48%) Dell
7 8 (5.48%) Computacenter
8 6 (4.11%) Google
8 6 (4.11%) Tableau
9 5 (3.42%) Sun
10 4 (2.74%) Red Gate
11 3 (2.05%) Cisco
12 1 (0.68%) NetApp
12 1 (0.68%) Mapinfo
12 1 (0.68%) Splunk
12 1 (0.68%) Syclo
12 1 (0.68%) Alteryx
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