The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 186 159 169
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +10
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 37 55 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 1.05% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% 3.41% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 24 49 44
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £28,079 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1801 1615 1547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.74% 30.76% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1425 1361 1301
Average salary £37,500 £35,657 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.16% -4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Statistics
England

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Statistics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Statistics Salary Trend in the South West

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Statistics Salary Histogram in the South West

Statistics
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 Statistics within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 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
Wiltshire -8 19 £35,000 -30.00%
Devon - 5 £33,250 -
Dorset - 5 £27,500 - 1
Bristol -6 4 £52,500 +50.00%
Gloucestershire -16 2 £33,500 +1.51%
Somerset - 2 £32,500 - 4
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 35 (44.87%) SQL
1 35 (44.87%) Degree
2 32 (41.03%) MS Excel
3 31 (39.74%) Mathematics
4 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
5 20 (25.64%) Finance
5 20 (25.64%) Windows
6 19 (24.36%) Analytics
7 17 (21.79%) Data Mining
8 16 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (17.95%) Data Analysis
9 14 (17.95%) Computer Science
9 14 (17.95%) Predictive Modelling
10 13 (16.67%) MS Access
11 12 (15.38%) Retail
11 12 (15.38%) Campaign Management
12 11 (14.10%) SLA
13 10 (12.82%) ITIL
13 10 (12.82%) SAS
13 10 (12.82%) MS Office
13 10 (12.82%) Service Delivery
14 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
15 8 (10.26%) Operations Research
15 8 (10.26%) MySQL
16 7 (8.97%) VBA
16 7 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
16 7 (8.97%) Credit Risk
16 7 (8.97%) Physics
16 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
17 6 (7.69%) Visualisation

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.82%) SAS
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 32 (41.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.82%) MS Office
3 7 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.41%) SPSS
5 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) SNMP
1 5 (6.41%) Wireshark
2 4 (5.13%) Intranet
3 2 (2.56%) Network Security
3 2 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.28%) 4G
4 1 (1.28%) Internet
4 1 (1.28%) VPN
4 1 (1.28%) SAN
4 1 (1.28%) Broadband
4 1 (1.28%) LAN
4 1 (1.28%) VoIP
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) Data Mining
2 16 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (16.67%) MS Access
4 8 (10.26%) MySQL
5 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.28%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (25.64%) Finance
2 12 (15.38%) Retail
3 5 (6.41%) Marketing
4 4 (5.13%) Back Office
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Analyst
2 10 (12.82%) Team Leader
3 6 (7.69%) Consultant
3 6 (7.69%) Administrator
3 6 (7.69%) Developer
3 6 (7.69%) Data Scientist
4 5 (6.41%) MI Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) Tivoli Consultant
5 4 (5.13%) Service Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Data Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) DBA
5 4 (5.13%) Web Developer
5 4 (5.13%) Web Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Senior Web Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (3.85%) IT Support
6 3 (3.85%) Head of Development
6 3 (3.85%) Insight Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
2 3 (3.85%) Web Services
2 3 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (39.74%) Mathematics
2 14 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.97%) Credit Risk
3 7 (8.97%) Physics
4 6 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.13%) Replication
6 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.85%) CMDB
8 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Linux
3 3 (3.85%) Mac OS X
3 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) Analytics
2 14 (17.95%) Predictive Modelling
2 14 (17.95%) Data Analysis
3 12 (15.38%) Campaign Management
4 10 (12.82%) ITIL
4 10 (12.82%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.26%) Operations Research
6 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (7.69%) Financial Analysis
7 6 (7.69%) Stochastic Modelling
7 6 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 6 (7.69%) Data Management
7 6 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (6.41%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (5.13%) Propensity Modelling
9 4 (5.13%) Business Analytics
9 4 (5.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) SQL
2 7 (8.97%) VBA
3 6 (7.69%) Python
4 5 (6.41%) R
5 4 (5.13%) PHP
6 3 (3.85%) C#
7 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.28%) Java
8 1 (1.28%) C
8 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (44.87%) Degree
2 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) MBA
4 5 (6.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) MCP
6 1 (1.28%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.28%) CCNP
6 1 (1.28%) CCDP
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) OpenView
1 5 (6.41%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (6.41%) Tivoli
1 5 (6.41%) Netcool
1 5 (6.41%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 5 (6.41%) OPNET
2 2 (2.56%) Foglight
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) HP
2 6 (7.69%) Cisco
2 6 (7.69%) VMware
2 6 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 5 (6.41%) F5
3 5 (6.41%) Juniper
3 5 (6.41%) IBM
3 5 (6.41%) Citrix
3 5 (6.41%) Compuware
4 4 (5.13%) Google
5 3 (3.85%) Apple
5 3 (3.85%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle
6 2 (2.56%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.28%) Avaya
7 1 (1.28%) Primavera
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