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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Improvement
Rank 403 423 417
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 35 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.083% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 20
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
16858 18135 17065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.82% 79.47% 76.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13369 14487 13886
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 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 22 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
Buckinghamshire +4 14 £25,000 -35.89%
Surrey +26 13 £67,500 +12.50%
Berkshire +2 3 £22,850 -46.23% 1
West Sussex - 3 £42,500 -
Kent - 2 £52,500 -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 (45.45%) Degree
2 26 (39.39%) ITIL
3 21 (31.82%) Finance
4 19 (28.79%) Service Management
5 16 (24.24%) Quality Management
5 16 (24.24%) ISO 9001
5 16 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (24.24%) Data Protection
6 15 (22.73%) Process Management
7 14 (21.21%) Marketing
8 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (18.18%) B2B
10 11 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 10 (15.15%) SLA
11 10 (15.15%) Data Analysis
12 9 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
12 9 (13.64%) MS Access
13 8 (12.12%) Retail
13 8 (12.12%) Statistics
13 8 (12.12%) Line Management
14 7 (10.61%) Performance Metrics
14 7 (10.61%) Content Management
14 7 (10.61%) Copywriting
14 7 (10.61%) Data Entry
14 7 (10.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 7 (10.61%) CMS
15 6 (9.09%) SQL
16 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
16 5 (7.58%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (10.61%) CMS
2 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
1 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) SPSS
3 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) WAN
1 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
1 5 (7.58%) SAN
1 5 (7.58%) Firewall
1 5 (7.58%) VLAN
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
2 3 (4.55%) Broadband
2 3 (4.55%) MVNO
3 2 (3.03%) SMS
4 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) MS Access
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Marketing
3 8 (12.12%) Retail
4 5 (7.58%) Publishing
5 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.03%) Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Service Manager
2 16 (24.24%) Quality Manager
3 10 (15.15%) Audit Manager
4 7 (10.61%) IT Services Manager
4 7 (10.61%) Client Services Manager
4 7 (10.61%) Service Desk Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Business Development Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Development Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Business Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Performance Improvement Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Performance Manager
7 2 (3.03%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) HTML5
2 1 (1.52%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.52%) CSS3
2 1 (1.52%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Statistics
3 7 (10.61%) Performance Metrics
3 7 (10.61%) Copywriting
4 5 (7.58%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.55%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.55%) Economics
6 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.52%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
2 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) ITIL
2 19 (28.79%) Service Management
3 16 (24.24%) Quality Management
3 16 (24.24%) Data Protection
4 15 (22.73%) Process Management
5 12 (18.18%) B2B
6 11 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 10 (15.15%) Data Analysis
8 8 (12.12%) Line Management
9 7 (10.61%) Content Management
9 7 (10.61%) Data Entry
10 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.58%) Project Management
10 5 (7.58%) Change Management
10 5 (7.58%) Product Management
10 5 (7.58%) Network Architecture
10 5 (7.58%) QMS
10 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.58%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (7.58%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) Java
2 3 (4.55%) R
3 2 (3.03%) Ruby
3 2 (3.03%) Go
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) CCNA
2 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) PMP
3 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.24%) ISO 9001
1 16 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (15.15%) SLA
3 2 (3.03%) COBIT
3 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) ISA Server
1 5 (7.58%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Cisco
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
1 5 (7.58%) HP
1 5 (7.58%) 3Com
1 5 (7.58%) VMware
1 5 (7.58%) Riverbed
2 3 (4.55%) Tableau
3 2 (3.03%) Aquila
3 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow