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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 194 168 174
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 37 43 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.83% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 2.70% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 44
Average salary £35,000 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £27,950 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £75,000 £45,850
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1692 1592 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.59% 30.60% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1325 1313
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,300
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +9 21 £35,000 -53.33% 1
Dorset - 5 £27,000 - 2
Bristol -11 4 £45,750 +30.71%
Devon - 3 £33,250 -
Gloucestershire -26 2 £34,000 -14.46% 1
Somerset - 2 £32,500 - 3
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 31 (44.29%) Degree
2 29 (41.43%) SQL
3 26 (37.14%) MS Excel
3 26 (37.14%) Mathematics
4 20 (28.57%) Analytics
5 17 (24.29%) Finance
5 17 (24.29%) Data Mining
6 16 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
7 15 (21.43%) Windows
8 14 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 14 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
9 13 (18.57%) ITIL
10 12 (17.14%) MS Access
10 12 (17.14%) Service Delivery
10 12 (17.14%) Campaign Management
11 11 (15.71%) Retail
11 11 (15.71%) SAS
11 11 (15.71%) SLA
12 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 9 (12.86%) Data Analysis
14 7 (10.00%) VMware
14 7 (10.00%) HP
14 7 (10.00%) MS Office
14 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (10.00%) Physics
15 6 (8.57%) Operations Research
15 6 (8.57%) Business Analysis
15 6 (8.57%) Visualisation

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 11 (15.71%) SAS
2 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (37.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.00%) MS Office
3 5 (7.14%) SPSS
4 4 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) SNMP
1 5 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 3 (4.29%) Intranet
3 2 (2.86%) Network Security
3 2 (2.86%) SAN
3 2 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (1.43%) Internet
4 1 (1.43%) VPN
4 1 (1.43%) Broadband
4 1 (1.43%) LAN
4 1 (1.43%) VoIP
4 1 (1.43%) WAN
4 1 (1.43%) HTTP
4 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.43%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) Data Mining
2 16 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (17.14%) MS Access
4 4 (5.71%) MySQL
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.43%) Base SAS
General
1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 11 (15.71%) Retail
3 4 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Front Office
4 1 (1.43%) Back Office
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Analyst
2 10 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 8 (11.43%) Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Data Scientist
4 6 (8.57%) Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Tivoli Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Web Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Service Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Web Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Insight Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) .NET
2 3 (4.29%) Web Services
2 3 (4.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.14%) Mathematics
2 14 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.00%) Physics
4 6 (8.57%) Visualisation
4 6 (8.57%) Credit Risk
5 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.71%) CMDB
7 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.43%) UNIX
4 1 (1.43%) HPUX
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Analytics
2 14 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 13 (18.57%) ITIL
4 12 (17.14%) Service Delivery
4 12 (17.14%) Campaign Management
5 9 (12.86%) Data Analysis
6 7 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (8.57%) Operations Research
7 6 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 6 (8.57%) Process Improvement
7 6 (8.57%) Data Management
8 5 (7.14%) Change Management
8 5 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Numerical Analysis
9 4 (5.71%) Web Analytics
9 4 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (5.71%) Financial Modelling
9 4 (5.71%) Time Management
9 4 (5.71%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) VBA
3 5 (7.14%) Python
3 5 (7.14%) R
4 3 (4.29%) C#
4 3 (4.29%) PHP
5 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.43%) C
5 1 (1.43%) Java
5 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (44.29%) Degree
2 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.71%) MBA
5 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) MCP
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.43%) RHCE
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.43%) CCNP
7 1 (1.43%) CCDP
7 1 (1.43%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.43%) MCSE
7 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.43%) LPIC
7 1 (1.43%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.14%) Terminal Services
3 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) OPNET
1 5 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 5 (7.14%) Netcool
1 5 (7.14%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 5 (7.14%) OpenView
1 5 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) VMware
2 7 (10.00%) HP
3 6 (8.57%) SolarWinds
3 6 (8.57%) Cisco
3 6 (8.57%) IBM
4 5 (7.14%) Juniper
4 5 (7.14%) Citrix
4 5 (7.14%) Compuware
4 5 (7.14%) F5
4 5 (7.14%) Google
5 4 (5.71%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.43%) Avaya
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.43%) Primavera
6 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle
Somerset
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Corporate Project Solutions
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + PRO RATA
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
SearchTribes
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year DOE, plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bath
Blue Town Online
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Dorset
Channel 4
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago