The first 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 30 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 400 406 409
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 49 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.44% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 45 15 32
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £23,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6838 6533 7039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.21% 29.68% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5295 5357 5970
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
LIMS
England

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 30 July 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 30 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
Surrey +13 36 £37,000 +57.44% 1
Oxfordshire +6 7 £37,500 -3.22%
Hampshire - 3 £62,500 - 1
West Sussex -4 1 £43,500 -8.42%
Middlesex - 1 £42,500 -
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (36.56%) Microsoft
2 33 (35.48%) Degree
3 30 (32.26%) MCSE
3 30 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (30.11%) Information Management
5 25 (26.88%) Management Information System
6 24 (25.81%) MCP
7 21 (22.58%) Project Management
8 17 (18.28%) Workflow
9 16 (17.20%) NHS
10 15 (16.13%) SLA
10 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
11 13 (13.98%) SSADM
11 13 (13.98%) UML
12 11 (11.83%) PACS
13 10 (10.75%) Software Engineering
13 10 (10.75%) Windows
13 10 (10.75%) CRM
14 9 (9.68%) Project Planning
15 8 (8.60%) NAS
15 8 (8.60%) Firewall
15 8 (8.60%) ERP
15 8 (8.60%) SAN
16 7 (7.53%) e-Health
16 7 (7.53%) Marketing
17 6 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
17 6 (6.45%) ITIL
17 6 (6.45%) MCSA
17 6 (6.45%) HP
17 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
3 4 (4.30%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) NAS
1 8 (8.60%) Firewall
1 8 (8.60%) SAN
2 4 (4.30%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (4.30%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.15%) Intranet
3 2 (2.15%) FTP
3 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (1.08%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (7.53%) Marketing
2 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.08%) Finance
4 1 (1.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Analyst
2 14 (15.05%) Business Analyst
3 12 (12.90%) Applications Support
3 12 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 10 (10.75%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Product Specialist
6 7 (7.53%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Account Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Consultant
7 5 (5.38%) CRM Systems Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) IT Assistant
8 4 (4.30%) Data Centre Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.23%) Tester
9 3 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.15%) Project Officer
10 2 (2.15%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (2.15%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (2.15%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) XML
2 3 (3.23%) HTML
3 2 (2.15%) .NET
4 1 (1.08%) XSD
4 1 (1.08%) Middleware
4 1 (1.08%) WCF
4 1 (1.08%) jQuery
4 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.88%) Management Information System
2 16 (17.20%) NHS
3 11 (11.83%) PACS
4 7 (7.53%) e-Health
5 4 (4.30%) Clustering
5 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.23%) Chemistry
7 2 (2.15%) ASTM
8 1 (1.08%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Windows
2 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (4.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Information Management
2 21 (22.58%) Project Management
3 17 (18.28%) Workflow
4 13 (13.98%) SSADM
4 13 (13.98%) UML
5 10 (10.75%) Software Engineering
5 10 (10.75%) CRM
6 9 (9.68%) Project Planning
7 8 (8.60%) ERP
8 6 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.45%) ITIL
8 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.30%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.30%) High Availability
10 4 (4.30%) Change Control
10 4 (4.30%) Time Management
10 4 (4.30%) Change Management
10 4 (4.30%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.08%) C#
1 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (35.48%) Degree
2 30 (32.26%) MCSE
2 30 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (25.81%) MCP
4 6 (6.45%) MCSA
5 4 (4.30%) MCTS
5 4 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.15%) MCITP
7 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.13%) SLA
2 4 (4.30%) HL7
3 2 (2.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (2.15%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) XenApp
1 4 (4.30%) XenServer
1 4 (4.30%) XenDesktop
1 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (36.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.45%) HP
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle
3 4 (4.30%) VMware
3 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.30%) Citrix
3 4 (4.30%) Juniper
3 4 (4.30%) Compaq
4 2 (2.15%) Dell
5 1 (1.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
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