The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement 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 Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Improvement
Rank 402 432 400
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -32
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 39 21 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.090% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 27
Average salary £52,500 £40,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.83% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +15.62%
Performance Improvement
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
17249 18585 17179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.44% 79.95% 77.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13579 14810 13941
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Performance Improvement Salary Trend in the South East

Performance Improvement
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Performance Improvement Salary Histogram in the South East

Performance Improvement
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 Performance Improvement within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 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 +29 14 £67,500 -10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 14 £25,000 -34.64%
Berkshire -3 4 £23,000 -45.88% 2
Hampshire +2 3 - - 1
West Sussex - 3 £42,500 -
Kent - 1 £52,500 -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Performance Improvement 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 Performance Improvement.

1 30 (46.88%) Degree
2 26 (40.63%) ITIL
3 22 (34.38%) Finance
4 19 (29.69%) Service Management
5 16 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 16 (25.00%) ISO 9001
5 16 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 14 (21.88%) Marketing
6 14 (21.88%) Process Management
7 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
8 12 (18.75%) B2B
9 10 (15.63%) Data Analysis
10 9 (14.06%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (14.06%) SLA
10 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
10 9 (14.06%) MS Access
11 8 (12.50%) Retail
11 8 (12.50%) Statistics
12 7 (10.94%) Content Management
12 7 (10.94%) Copywriting
12 7 (10.94%) Data Entry
12 7 (10.94%) Line Management
12 7 (10.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 7 (10.94%) CMS
12 7 (10.94%) Performance Metrics
13 6 (9.38%) SQL
13 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Performance Improvement 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 Performance Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.94%) CMS
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.69%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
1 9 (14.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.69%) SPSS
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) WAN
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 4 (6.25%) SAN
1 4 (6.25%) Firewall
1 4 (6.25%) VLAN
2 3 (4.69%) MVNO
2 3 (4.69%) Broadband
2 3 (4.69%) Internet
3 2 (3.13%) SMS
4 1 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) MS Access
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
2 14 (21.88%) Marketing
3 8 (12.50%) Retail
4 5 (7.81%) Publishing
5 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.13%) Legal
7 1 (1.56%) Back Office
7 1 (1.56%) Electronics
7 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Service Manager
2 16 (25.00%) Quality Manager
3 10 (15.63%) Audit Manager
4 7 (10.94%) Client Services Manager
4 7 (10.94%) Service Desk Manager
4 7 (10.94%) IT Services Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Business Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Development Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Business Development Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Improvement Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Statistics
3 7 (10.94%) Copywriting
3 7 (10.94%) Performance Metrics
4 5 (7.81%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.69%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.69%) Economics
5 3 (4.69%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.56%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) ITIL
2 19 (29.69%) Service Management
3 16 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 16 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 14 (21.88%) Process Management
5 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 12 (18.75%) B2B
6 10 (15.63%) Data Analysis
7 7 (10.94%) Data Entry
7 7 (10.94%) Content Management
7 7 (10.94%) Line Management
8 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (7.81%) QMS
9 5 (7.81%) Business Development
9 5 (7.81%) Logistics
9 5 (7.81%) Strategic Management
9 5 (7.81%) Product Management
10 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) R
3 2 (3.13%) Go
3 2 (3.13%) Ruby
3 2 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (46.88%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) CCNA
2 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.56%) PMP
3 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 9 (14.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.56%) COBIT
3 1 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) ISA Server
1 4 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (6.25%) Cisco
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.25%) HP
1 4 (6.25%) 3Com
1 4 (6.25%) VMware
1 4 (6.25%) Riverbed
2 3 (4.69%) Tableau
3 2 (3.13%) Aquila
4 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.56%) SAP