The first table below looks at the demand for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 216 217 210
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 9 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.056% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.072% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £26,000 £28,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% -45.71%
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £35,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+51.04% -20.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4638 4189 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.95% 77.85% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3851 3683 3717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in the South West

Benchmarking
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol +5 5 - -
Somerset -5 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £26,000 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking.

1 7 (30.43%) Windows
1 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
1 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
1 7 (30.43%) Dell
1 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
1 7 (30.43%) Android
1 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
2 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
2 6 (26.09%) Supplier Management
2 6 (26.09%) Terminal Services
2 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
3 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
3 5 (21.74%) Advertising
3 5 (21.74%) SEO
3 5 (21.74%) Multimedia
3 5 (21.74%) Web Analytics
3 5 (21.74%) Google
3 5 (21.74%) Coremetrics
3 5 (21.74%) Pay per click
3 5 (21.74%) Marketing
3 5 (21.74%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
3 5 (21.74%) Fredhopper
3 5 (21.74%) hybris
3 5 (21.74%) Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
4 4 (17.39%) WorkSite

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
1 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) WorkSite
3 2 (8.70%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
1 5 (21.74%) Fredhopper
General
1 5 (21.74%) Advertising
1 5 (21.74%) Multimedia
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Legal
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Web Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) IT Support
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Relationships Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
2 5 (21.74%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.70%) CCTV
4 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
1 7 (30.43%) Android
1 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
2 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Supplier Management
1 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
2 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
2 5 (21.74%) SEO
2 5 (21.74%) Web Analytics
2 5 (21.74%) Pay per click
2 5 (21.74%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
3 4 (17.39%) Content Management
3 4 (17.39%) Document Management
3 4 (17.39%) Practice Management
3 4 (17.39%) Contact Management
4 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.35%) Business Development
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 14001
1 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
1 7 (30.43%) Dell
2 5 (21.74%) Google
2 5 (21.74%) Coremetrics
2 5 (21.74%) hybris