The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 210 208 185
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 4 2 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.086% 0.042% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.053% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 41
Average salary £60,000 £56,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +67.91%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +12.50%
Benchmarking
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3738 3755 4119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.56% 79.77% 78.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2986 3064 3463
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Surrey

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking.

1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 18 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
3 13 (61.90%) Business Continuity
4 11 (52.38%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (47.62%) Stress Testing
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (38.10%) Clustering
7 8 (38.10%) NetBackup
7 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (38.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 8 (38.10%) Veritas File System
7 8 (38.10%) Oracle
7 8 (38.10%) COM
7 8 (38.10%) UNIX
7 8 (38.10%) Solaris
7 8 (38.10%) Sun
7 8 (38.10%) SAN
7 8 (38.10%) Veritas
7 8 (38.10%) Internet
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) SCSA
8 5 (23.81%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (23.81%) BMC
8 5 (23.81%) Sun Certification

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) SAN
1 8 (38.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) OLTP
5 3 (14.29%) VLDB
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) DBA
2 9 (42.86%) Administrator
3 7 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 5 (23.81%) SQL DBA
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Sales Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Product Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Server Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Solaris Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) COM
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) RIA
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) UNIX
1 8 (38.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (61.90%) Business Continuity
3 11 (52.38%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (47.62%) Stress Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.76%) Data Privacy
7 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Product Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) Product Management
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) VBA
4 2 (9.52%) AWK
4 2 (9.52%) Korn
4 2 (9.52%) Bourne shell
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Sun Certification
1 5 (23.81%) SCSA
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 8 (38.10%) Veritas File System
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) NetBackup
2 5 (23.81%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Sun
2 8 (38.10%) Veritas
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) BMC
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) VMware