The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 353 371 322
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -49
Permanent jobs citing NHS 85 82 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.37% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 0.98% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 53 66 89
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £30,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,164 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.32% +1.56%
NHS
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
8153 8378 7700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.13% 37.63% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6477 6330 6262
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NHS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

NHS Salary Trend in the South East

NHS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in the South East

NHS
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 NHS within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Kent +18 26 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Surrey +7 17 £30,000 - 5
Hampshire +13 15 £44,000 -2.22% 3
Oxfordshire +5 11 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 11 £72,500 +45.00% 6
Berkshire +2 8 £55,000 +15.78% 2
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing NHS 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 NHS.

1 53 (30.29%) Microsoft
2 44 (25.14%) SQL
3 37 (21.14%) MS Excel
4 36 (20.57%) SQL Server
4 36 (20.57%) Finance
5 26 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (13.71%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (13.14%) C#
7 23 (13.14%) Project Management
8 18 (10.29%) HTML
8 18 (10.29%) Data Management
9 17 (9.71%) Windows
9 17 (9.71%) Line Management
10 16 (9.14%) CSS
10 16 (9.14%) Service Delivery
10 16 (9.14%) QlikView
11 15 (8.57%) Degree
11 15 (8.57%) .NET
11 15 (8.57%) Mentoring
12 13 (7.43%) Service Management
12 13 (7.43%) C
13 12 (6.86%) JavaScript
13 12 (6.86%) ASP.NET
13 12 (6.86%) ITIL
13 12 (6.86%) PRINCE2
13 12 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (6.86%) jQuery
13 12 (6.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing NHS 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 NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (3.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.57%) Joomla!
Applications
1 37 (21.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.14%) MS Office
3 8 (4.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.57%) MS Project
5 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.00%) Intranet
2 6 (3.43%) DHCP
2 6 (3.43%) DNS
3 5 (2.86%) WAN
3 5 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.86%) LAN
3 5 (2.86%) Firewall
3 5 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (2.29%) VoIP
5 3 (1.71%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.14%) Internet
7 1 (0.57%) MPLS
7 1 (0.57%) BGP
7 1 (0.57%) Wireless
7 1 (0.57%) SNMP
7 1 (0.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.14%) QlikView
3 12 (6.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.71%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.57%) MS Access
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.57%) Toad
2 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 36 (20.57%) Finance
2 9 (5.14%) Retail
3 5 (2.86%) Local Government
3 5 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.86%) Games
4 4 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.71%) Marketing
6 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) French Language
7 1 (0.57%) German Language
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (25.71%) Developer
2 29 (16.57%) Analyst
3 14 (8.00%) Consultant
4 11 (6.29%) Support Analyst
4 11 (6.29%) Applications Support
4 11 (6.29%) C# Developer
5 10 (5.71%) Data Manager
6 9 (5.14%) QlikView Developer
6 9 (5.14%) QlikView Consultant
7 8 (4.57%) Programme Manager
8 7 (4.00%) Junior
9 6 (3.43%) Project Manager
9 6 (3.43%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (2.86%) Support Engineer
10 5 (2.86%) Customer Engineer
10 5 (2.86%) Development Manager
10 5 (2.86%) Web Developer
10 5 (2.86%) Customer Support Engineer
10 5 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (2.86%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.29%) HTML
2 16 (9.14%) CSS
3 15 (8.57%) .NET
4 12 (6.86%) ASP.NET
4 12 (6.86%) jQuery
5 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (2.86%) D3.js
6 5 (2.86%) Web Services
7 4 (2.29%) Middleware
7 4 (2.29%) Sass
7 4 (2.29%) LESS
8 3 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.14%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.14%) MDX
9 2 (1.14%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.57%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.57%) JSON
10 1 (0.57%) WinForms
10 1 (0.57%) Ajax
10 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.14%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.57%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.57%) Statistics
3 8 (4.57%) Informatics
3 8 (4.57%) Health Informatics
4 6 (3.43%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.86%) User Experience
6 4 (2.29%) FMCG
6 4 (2.29%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.71%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.14%) Life Science
8 2 (1.14%) PACS
8 2 (1.14%) Physics
9 1 (0.57%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.57%) DTV
9 1 (0.57%) LIMS
9 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.57%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.71%) Windows
2 8 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (4.57%) Windows 7
2 8 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.71%) Linux
5 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.14%) UNIX
5 2 (1.14%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.14%) Android
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.57%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.71%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (13.14%) Project Management
3 18 (10.29%) Data Management
4 17 (9.71%) Line Management
5 16 (9.14%) Service Delivery
6 15 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 13 (7.43%) Service Management
8 12 (6.86%) ITIL
8 12 (6.86%) PRINCE2
9 11 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (5.71%) ETL
10 10 (5.71%) Change Management
10 10 (5.71%) Software Testing
10 10 (5.71%) Business Development
11 9 (5.14%) Coaching
12 8 (4.57%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.00%) Business Analysis
14 6 (3.43%) Software Engineering
14 6 (3.43%) Programme Management
14 6 (3.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (25.14%) SQL
2 23 (13.14%) C#
3 13 (7.43%) C
4 12 (6.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.43%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.14%) Java
7 1 (0.57%) PHP
7 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.57%) Degree
2 7 (4.00%) MCP
3 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.29%) CCDA
5 4 (2.29%) MCSE
5 4 (2.29%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (1.71%) CCSA
6 3 (1.71%) PMP
6 3 (1.71%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.71%) MBA
6 3 (1.71%) CCNA
6 3 (1.71%) MCITP
6 3 (1.71%) CAPM
7 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.57%) CCSE
8 1 (0.57%) MCTS
8 1 (0.57%) ISEB
8 1 (0.57%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.29%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) HL7
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) VMware ESX
1 4 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (1.14%) XenApp
3 2 (1.14%) XenServer
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (1.14%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 53 (30.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.57%) HP
3 6 (3.43%) Oracle
3 6 (3.43%) Cisco
4 5 (2.86%) Citrix
5 4 (2.29%) EMC
5 4 (2.29%) VMware
6 3 (1.71%) NetApp
6 3 (1.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.14%) IBM
7 2 (1.14%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.57%) hybris
8 1 (0.57%) Cerner
8 1 (0.57%) SAP
8 1 (0.57%) Adobe
8 1 (0.57%) iSOFT
8 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.57%) Sony
8 1 (0.57%) Fujitsu
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