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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 221 207 216
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing NHS 21 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.45% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 1.17% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 13
Average salary £36,236 £33,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.98% -26.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -7.22%
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
2246 2214 2050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.07% 38.71% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1743 1858 1725
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Devon -16 11 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Wiltshire -6 5 £37,972 -10.65% 3
Gloucestershire - 3 £34,500 - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
Avon - 1 £34,500 -
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 12 (24.49%) Project Management
2 12 (24.49%) Service Delivery
3 10 (20.41%) Finance
4 8 (16.33%) SLA
4 8 (16.33%) ITIL
5 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 7 (14.29%) Linux
5 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 6 (12.24%) Change Management
6 6 (12.24%) Military
6 6 (12.24%) Six Sigma
6 6 (12.24%) Windows
6 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
6 6 (12.24%) Asset Management
6 6 (12.24%) e-Health
6 6 (12.24%) Software Asset Management
6 6 (12.24%) Software Licensing
7 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
7 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
7 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
7 5 (10.20%) Time Management
7 5 (10.20%) Java
8 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.16%) C
8 4 (8.16%) C++
8 4 (8.16%) OOP
8 4 (8.16%) OO
8 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.16%) Computer Science

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Military
3 4 (8.16%) Local Government
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Law
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Service Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Facilities Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Software Manager
2 6 (12.24%) NHS Project Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Software Asset Manager
3 4 (8.16%) Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Product Specialist
5 2 (4.08%) NHS Information Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Information Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.08%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) QA Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.04%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (2.04%) Support Consultant
6 1 (2.04%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) GWT
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.24%) e-Health
2 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.12%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.08%) Animation
5 2 (4.08%) E-Learning
5 2 (4.08%) PACS
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Informatics
6 1 (2.04%) IPTV
6 1 (2.04%) FMCG
6 1 (2.04%) Health Informatics
6 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Service Delivery
1 12 (24.49%) Project Management
2 8 (16.33%) ITIL
3 6 (12.24%) Change Management
3 6 (12.24%) Asset Management
3 6 (12.24%) Six Sigma
3 6 (12.24%) Software Asset Management
3 6 (12.24%) Software Licensing
4 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
4 5 (10.20%) Time Management
5 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (8.16%) OOP
5 4 (8.16%) OO
5 4 (8.16%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.08%) Workflow
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Java
2 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.16%) C
2 4 (8.16%) C++
3 2 (4.08%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
2 4 (8.16%) QA
3 2 (4.08%) HL7
4 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) F5
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) HP
3 1 (2.04%) Citrix
3 1 (2.04%) Juniper
3 1 (2.04%) Ericsson
Gloucestershire
Sensible Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cornwall
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 7 days ago
Devon
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 9 days ago
Devon
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South West
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South West
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
South West
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 23 days ago
South West
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, United Kingdom
South West Commissioning Support Unit
Salary: £25,783 - £34,530 pa/pr
Posted: 24 days ago
Biddestone, Chippenham, Wiltshire (SN14)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 27k + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Box, Corsham, Wiltshire (SN13)
Guru Careers
Salary: £30 - 40k (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Box, Corsham, Wiltshire (SN13)
Guru Careers
Salary: £18-24k (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago