The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 201 192 208
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing NHS 21 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 1.25% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 7
Average salary £50,250 £40,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.31% +25.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £20,077 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -2.53%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1720 1604 1556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.38% 30.67% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1342 1321
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
NHS
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -8 5 £30,500 +65.89% 2
Bristol -10 5 £70,000 +75.00% 4
Wiltshire -8 4 £67,000 -0.74% 2
Somerset -22 4 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Dorset - 2 £58,750 - 3
Gloucestershire -2 1 £44,000 +76.00% 1
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Time Management
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) e-Health
3 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.11%) MySQL
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) C++
4 4 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) Six Sigma
5 3 (8.33%) Internet
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) SLA
5 3 (8.33%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) MS Office
5 3 (8.33%) Web Services
5 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) Windows
5 3 (8.33%) OOP
5 3 (8.33%) OO
5 3 (8.33%) JBoss
5 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (8.33%) GlassFish
5 3 (8.33%) Android

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (8.33%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS Project
4 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
1 3 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) Wireless
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) NUnit
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Developer
2 4 (11.11%) Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Facilities Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Product Specialist
4 2 (5.56%) NHS Information Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Information Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Trainer
5 1 (2.78%) Support Technician
5 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Administrator
5 1 (2.78%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
1 3 (8.33%) Apache Flex
1 3 (8.33%) Silverlight
1 3 (8.33%) GWT
1 3 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) CSS3
2 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
2 1 (2.78%) HTML5
2 1 (2.78%) Ninject
2 1 (2.78%) Zend Framework
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
2 1 (2.78%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) e-Health
2 3 (8.33%) RIA
2 3 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Verilog
4 1 (2.78%) IPTV
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) PMI
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
4 1 (2.78%) DTV
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) FMCG
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
1 3 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Time Management
2 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.33%) OOP
4 3 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.56%) Workflow
5 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) Information Governance
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.56%) TDD
5 2 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) C++
3 3 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) CCNP
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Nagios
1 2 (5.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Google
2 3 (8.33%) JBoss
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) Juniper
3 2 (5.56%) Ericsson
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
3 2 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) Zend
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £67k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £67k + pkg
Posted: 10 hours ago
Dorset
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £67k + pkg
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Sensible Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £56000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago