The table below looks at the statistics for GIS 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 GIS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 236 217 218
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs citing GIS 18 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.90% 1.27% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 20
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,336 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.34% -4.76%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2009 2045 2105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.04% 34.08% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1727 1834 1865
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

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

GIS Salary Trend in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram in the South West

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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 GIS within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Gloucestershire +9 8 £40,000 -23.80%
Wiltshire +1 6 £50,000 +51.51%
Somerset -4 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Devon +4 1 £45,000 +52.54% 1
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 30 (48.39%) ESRI
2 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 21 (33.87%) Degree
3 19 (30.65%) Big Data
3 19 (30.65%) SAP
4 18 (29.03%) CRM
4 18 (29.03%) Billing
4 18 (29.03%) Mobile App
4 18 (29.03%) Smart Meter
5 17 (27.42%) ArcGIS
6 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (25.81%) ITIL
7 15 (24.19%) Retail
7 15 (24.19%) Asset Management
8 14 (22.58%) Data Management
8 14 (22.58%) Finance
8 14 (22.58%) Windows
8 14 (22.58%) SQL
9 13 (20.97%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (19.35%) ISO 9001
10 12 (19.35%) PRINCE2
10 12 (19.35%) Change Management
11 11 (17.74%) Firewall
11 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
12 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
12 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
12 10 (16.13%) Load Balancing
12 10 (16.13%) Project Management
12 10 (16.13%) VMware
12 10 (16.13%) TOGAF

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (27.42%) ArcGIS
2 6 (9.68%) CMS
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) IIS
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.61%) SAS
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.23%) Primavera
3 1 (1.61%) Aareon QL
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.61%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) Big Data
2 13 (20.97%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
3 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) JUnit
1 2 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (29.03%) Billing
2 15 (24.19%) Retail
3 14 (22.58%) Finance
4 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
5 5 (8.06%) Back Office
5 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.84%) Legal
7 1 (1.61%) Electronics
7 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Architect
2 9 (14.52%) Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Administrator
3 7 (11.29%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.68%) Business Architect
4 6 (9.68%) Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.06%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Information Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.06%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) GIS Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) GIS Developer
7 3 (4.84%) GIS Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Graduate
8 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) .NET
2 7 (11.29%) HTML
3 6 (9.68%) CSS
3 6 (9.68%) Web Services
4 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.84%) CSS3
4 3 (4.84%) HTML5
4 3 (4.84%) XML
5 2 (3.23%) ADO.NET
5 2 (3.23%) Ajax
5 2 (3.23%) Silverlight
5 2 (3.23%) Spring
6 1 (1.61%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.61%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Mobile App
1 18 (29.03%) Smart Meter
2 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Remote Sensing
5 1 (1.61%) CMDB
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (1.61%) AIX
5 1 (1.61%) HPUX
5 1 (1.61%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) Unix
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) CRM
2 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (25.81%) ITIL
3 15 (24.19%) Asset Management
4 14 (22.58%) Data Management
5 12 (19.35%) Change Management
5 12 (19.35%) PRINCE2
6 10 (16.13%) Load Balancing
6 10 (16.13%) Project Management
6 10 (16.13%) TOGAF
7 9 (14.52%) Logistics
8 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.68%) Content Management
8 6 (9.68%) Portfolio Management
8 6 (9.68%) SOA
8 6 (9.68%) UML
9 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
9 5 (8.06%) Business Development
9 5 (8.06%) Master Data Management
9 5 (8.06%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) Python
3 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.84%) Java
5 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Degree
2 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
3 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.29%) CITP
4 7 (11.29%) PMI Certification
4 7 (11.29%) PMP
5 6 (9.68%) DV Cleared
5 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) CISA
6 1 (1.61%) CISM
6 1 (1.61%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
2 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.61%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.61%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) ESRI
2 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
3 19 (30.65%) SAP
4 10 (16.13%) VMware
5 9 (14.52%) Cisco
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle
7 1 (1.61%) Aareon
7 1 (1.61%) Actuate
7 1 (1.61%) BEA
7 1 (1.61%) Citrix
7 1 (1.61%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.61%) i2
7 1 (1.61%) IBM
7 1 (1.61%) Sun
7 1 (1.61%) webMethods
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