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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 190 169 173
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 36 45 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.86% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.12% 2.81% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 24 42 43
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £28,009 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £73,000 £45,000
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
1700 1603 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.84% 30.60% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1333 1308
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £52,500 £52,200
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 25 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 25 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 +7 20 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Bristol -7 5 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Dorset - 5 £27,000 -
Devon - 3 £33,250 -
Somerset - 2 £32,500 - 3
Gloucestershire -21 1 £34,000 -14.46%
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 32 (44.44%) Degree
2 31 (43.06%) SQL
3 28 (38.89%) MS Excel
4 27 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 19 (26.39%) Analytics
7 17 (23.61%) Data Mining
7 17 (23.61%) Windows
7 17 (23.61%) Finance
8 16 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (20.83%) Computer Science
10 14 (19.44%) Predictive Modelling
11 12 (16.67%) Campaign Management
11 12 (16.67%) MS Access
11 12 (16.67%) ITIL
12 11 (15.28%) SLA
12 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
13 10 (13.89%) Retail
13 10 (13.89%) Data Analysis
13 10 (13.89%) SAS
14 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
15 8 (11.11%) MS Office
16 7 (9.72%) Capacity Planning
16 7 (9.72%) Physics
17 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
17 6 (8.33%) Operations Research
17 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
17 6 (8.33%) SolarWinds
17 6 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 6 (8.33%) Process Improvement

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (13.89%) SAS
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.11%) MS Office
3 5 (6.94%) SPSS
3 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) SNMP
1 5 (6.94%) Wireshark
2 4 (5.56%) Intranet
3 2 (2.78%) Network Security
3 2 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.39%) 4G
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) Broadband
4 1 (1.39%) LAN
4 1 (1.39%) VoIP
4 1 (1.39%) WAN
4 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) Data Mining
2 16 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (16.67%) MS Access
4 6 (8.33%) MySQL
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.39%) Base SAS
General
1 17 (23.61%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Retail
3 4 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Analyst
2 10 (13.89%) Team Leader
3 7 (9.72%) Administrator
4 6 (8.33%) Consultant
4 6 (8.33%) Data Scientist
5 5 (6.94%) Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Service Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Tivoli Consultant
6 4 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Web Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Web Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) .NET
2 3 (4.17%) Web Services
2 3 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 15 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.72%) Physics
4 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.94%) Credit Risk
6 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.56%) CMDB
7 3 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Analytics
2 14 (19.44%) Predictive Modelling
3 12 (16.67%) Campaign Management
3 12 (16.67%) ITIL
4 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
5 10 (13.89%) Data Analysis
6 7 (9.72%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (8.33%) Operations Research
7 6 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 6 (8.33%) Data Management
7 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.94%) Change Management
8 5 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (5.56%) Time Management
9 4 (5.56%) Numerical Analysis
9 4 (5.56%) Financial Modelling
9 4 (5.56%) Product Management
9 4 (5.56%) Data Entry
9 4 (5.56%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.06%) SQL
2 6 (8.33%) VBA
2 6 (8.33%) Python
3 5 (6.94%) R
4 4 (5.56%) PHP
5 3 (4.17%) C#
6 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.39%) Java
7 1 (1.39%) C
7 1 (1.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 32 (44.44%) Degree
2 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.56%) MBA
5 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) MCP
6 1 (1.39%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.39%) CCNP
6 1 (1.39%) CCDP
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.94%) Terminal Services
3 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) OpenView
1 5 (6.94%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (6.94%) Tivoli
1 5 (6.94%) Netcool
1 5 (6.94%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 5 (6.94%) OPNET
2 1 (1.39%) Foglight
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) HP
2 6 (8.33%) Cisco
2 6 (8.33%) VMware
2 6 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 5 (6.94%) F5
3 5 (6.94%) Google
3 5 (6.94%) Juniper
3 5 (6.94%) IBM
3 5 (6.94%) Citrix
3 5 (6.94%) Compuware
4 4 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.39%) Apple
5 1 (1.39%) Primavera
5 1 (1.39%) Avaya
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle
5 1 (1.39%) Business Objects
Somerset
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £32k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £28k - 33k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
SearchTribes
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year DOE, plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bath
Blue Town Online
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 15 days ago