The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 210 197 211
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing NHS 31 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.30% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 0.79% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 5
Average salary £43,250 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.16% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £16,176 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.19%
NHS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2163 1909 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.05% 37.66% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1763 1600 1770
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

NHS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

NHS Salary Trend in the South West

NHS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

NHS Salary Histogram in the South West

NHS
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 NHS within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
(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
Somerset - 7 £50,000 -
Wiltshire +1 6 £43,986 +17.29% 4
Devon -22 6 £31,500 +53.65% 5
Dorset +2 4 £58,750 +446.51%
Gloucestershire - 4 £34,500 - 2
Cornwall - 2 £27,500 -
Bristol -16 1 £70,000 +107.40% 2
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing NHS 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 NHS.

1 11 (27.50%) Project Management
1 11 (27.50%) Service Delivery
2 10 (25.00%) Finance
3 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
4 6 (15.00%) SLA
4 6 (15.00%) Six Sigma
4 6 (15.00%) Change Management
5 5 (12.50%) Time Management
5 5 (12.50%) e-Health
6 4 (10.00%) Local Government
6 4 (10.00%) Degree
6 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.50%) C++
7 3 (7.50%) C
7 3 (7.50%) SQL
7 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
7 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
7 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications
7 3 (7.50%) Marketing
7 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (5.00%) Workflow
8 2 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) Banking
8 2 (5.00%) Retail

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing NHS 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 NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.50%) Wireless
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Local Government
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Service Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Facilities Manager
2 6 (15.00%) NHS Project Manager
3 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Product Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.00%) NHS Information Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Project Administrator
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.50%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) GWT
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) Ninject
2 1 (2.50%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) e-Health
2 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) IPTV
3 2 (5.00%) FMCG
3 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.50%) Verilog
4 1 (2.50%) DTV
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Animation
4 1 (2.50%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Project Management
1 11 (27.50%) Service Delivery
2 6 (15.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (15.00%) Change Management
3 5 (12.50%) Time Management
4 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Workflow
6 2 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.00%) People Management
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) OOP
6 2 (5.00%) OO
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) C++
1 3 (7.50%) C
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.50%) Perl
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (2.50%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) Citrix
2 1 (2.50%) Juniper
2 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) SAP
2 1 (2.50%) F5
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Public Health England
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
The Placement Group
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £0
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Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Devon
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Devon
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Devon
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Salary: £25 - 40k (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Devon
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: £20-24k + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago