The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 399 399 411
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 47 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.090% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 45 10 29
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
LIMS
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
6689 6147 6999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.02% 28.98% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5061 4975 5882
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,925 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LIMS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

LIMS Salary Trend in the South East

LIMS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LIMS across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

LIMS Salary Histogram in the South East

LIMS
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 LIMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Surrey +15 32 £32,500 +38.29%
Oxfordshire - 8 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 5 £64,500 - 2
Middlesex - 1 £42,500 -
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing LIMS 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 LIMS.

1 34 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 29 (30.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (30.21%) MCSE
3 28 (29.17%) Information Management
3 28 (29.17%) Degree
4 26 (27.08%) Management Information System
5 24 (25.00%) Project Management
6 22 (22.92%) Workflow
7 20 (20.83%) MCP
8 18 (18.75%) NHS
9 14 (14.58%) SLA
9 14 (14.58%) MS Excel
10 13 (13.54%) CRM
10 13 (13.54%) UML
10 13 (13.54%) SSADM
11 11 (11.46%) ERP
11 11 (11.46%) PACS
11 11 (11.46%) Project Planning
12 9 (9.38%) Windows
12 9 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering
13 7 (7.29%) e-Health
13 7 (7.29%) NAS
13 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2
13 7 (7.29%) Firewall
13 7 (7.29%) SAN
14 6 (6.25%) XML
14 6 (6.25%) ITIL
14 6 (6.25%) HP
14 6 (6.25%) Marketing

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing LIMS 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 LIMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.21%) MS Project
2 5 (5.21%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) NAS
1 7 (7.29%) Firewall
1 7 (7.29%) SAN
2 3 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (3.13%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.08%) Intranet
3 2 (2.08%) FTP
3 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.25%) Marketing
1 6 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.08%) Finance
3 2 (2.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (32.29%) Analyst
2 17 (17.71%) Business Analyst
3 12 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 10 (10.42%) Support Analyst
4 10 (10.42%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (9.38%) Product Specialist
5 9 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) CRM Systems Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Account Manager
8 6 (6.25%) Tester
8 6 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Consultant
10 4 (4.17%) Software Tester
10 4 (4.17%) Data Centre Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
12 2 (2.08%) Support Specialist
12 2 (2.08%) Senior Manager
12 2 (2.08%) Senior Project Manager
12 2 (2.08%) SAP Logistics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.25%) XML
2 3 (3.13%) HTML
3 2 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.04%) WCF
4 1 (1.04%) jQuery
4 1 (1.04%) XSD
4 1 (1.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Management Information System
2 18 (18.75%) NHS
3 11 (11.46%) PACS
4 7 (7.29%) e-Health
5 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.13%) Chemistry
6 3 (3.13%) Clustering
7 2 (2.08%) ASTM
8 1 (1.04%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.38%) Windows
2 4 (4.17%) Linux
2 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.17%) Information Management
2 24 (25.00%) Project Management
3 22 (22.92%) Workflow
4 13 (13.54%) CRM
4 13 (13.54%) UML
4 13 (13.54%) SSADM
5 11 (11.46%) ERP
5 11 (11.46%) Project Planning
6 9 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.25%) ITIL
8 6 (6.25%) Test Scripting
8 6 (6.25%) System Testing
8 6 (6.25%) Software Testing
9 5 (5.21%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.21%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.17%) Change Management
10 4 (4.17%) Time Management
10 4 (4.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.04%) C#
1 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (30.21%) Microsoft Certification
1 29 (30.21%) MCSE
2 28 (29.17%) Degree
3 20 (20.83%) MCP
4 4 (4.17%) MCSA
4 4 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.13%) MCTS
6 1 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.04%) MCITP
6 1 (1.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.58%) SLA
2 4 (4.17%) HL7
3 3 (3.13%) GxP
4 2 (2.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (1.04%) GAMP
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) XenApp
1 4 (4.17%) XenServer
1 4 (4.17%) XenDesktop
1 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.25%) HP
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle
4 4 (4.17%) Citrix
4 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.17%) Juniper
4 4 (4.17%) Compaq
4 4 (4.17%) VMware
5 2 (2.08%) SAP
5 2 (2.08%) Dell
6 1 (1.04%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
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