The table below looks at the statistics for PLM 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 PLM over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 440 457 424
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -33
Permanent jobs citing PLM 4 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.019% 0.013% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.016% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 17
Average salary £72,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £59,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
PLM
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
17297 18816 17386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.34% 79.92% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13587 14965 14077
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PLM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

PLM Salary Trend in the South East

PLM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PLM across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

PLM Salary Histogram in the South East

PLM
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 PLM within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 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
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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 +23 2 £81,250 -
Oxfordshire +12 1 £45,000 -18.18%
West Sussex - 1 - -
PLM
England

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing PLM 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 PLM.

1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 8 (40.00%) Electronics
4 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) Military
5 6 (30.00%) CAD
6 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) Siemens
6 5 (25.00%) Chip and PIN
6 5 (25.00%) Firmware
6 5 (25.00%) VHDL
6 5 (25.00%) Cadence
6 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (25.00%) Avionics
6 5 (25.00%) Altera
6 5 (25.00%) DO-254
6 5 (25.00%) Line Management
6 5 (25.00%) Xilinx
7 4 (20.00%) PDM
7 4 (20.00%) SAP
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (15.00%) ERP
8 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
8 3 (15.00%) MS Office
8 3 (15.00%) HND
8 3 (15.00%) PTC
8 3 (15.00%) Windchill

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing PLM 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 PLM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
1 3 (15.00%) Windchill
1 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (5.00%) Siemens NX
3 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Teamcenter
2 2 (10.00%) SAP PLM
2 2 (10.00%) ENOVIA
2 2 (10.00%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (10.00%) NAS
General
1 10 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 8 (40.00%) Electronics
3 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) Military
4 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (25.00%) Avionics
5 2 (10.00%) Automotive
6 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) SAP PS Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) ERP Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Project Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) SAP PLM Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Chip and PIN
1 5 (25.00%) VHDL
1 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (5.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) CAD
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Line Management
3 4 (20.00%) PDM
4 3 (15.00%) ERP
4 3 (15.00%) Validation
4 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Information Management
5 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Communications Security
6 1 (5.00%) Master Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) HND
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) DO-254
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Firmware
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (10.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Siemens
1 5 (25.00%) Cadence
1 5 (25.00%) Altera
1 5 (25.00%) Xilinx
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) PTC
4 2 (10.00%) Cognos
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle