The first table below looks at the demand for CIPD in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CIPD 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 Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank 842 837 856
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing CIPD 63 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.039% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 36
Average salary £33,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £44,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +25.71%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31805 29645 33019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.25% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24911 23846 28317
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CIPD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CIPD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CIPD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CIPD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CIPD within the UK.

CIPD Salary Trend in the UK

CIPD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CIPD over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

CIPD Salary Histogram in the UK

CIPD
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIPD within the UK 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
England -9 62 £33,500 -33.00% 10
London -52 23 £40,000 -30.43% 2
South East +6 21 £28,500 -37.01% 2
Surrey - 17 £25,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 6 £28,750 -
Sheffield - 6 £28,750 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £28,750 -
West Midlands -7 4 £42,500 +1.49%
Worcestershire 0 3 £42,500 +2.40%
East of England -3 3 £23,500 -46.59%
Scotland - 3 £40,000 -
North West - 3 - - 2
South West - 3 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £48,000 -
Manchester - 3 - -
Reading - 3 £48,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £40,000 -
Worcester -8 2 £42,500 -
Dorset - 2 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 £45,000 -
Cobham - 2 £53,000 -
Hampshire +4 1 £32,000 -48.80%
City of London -33 1 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £23,500 -
Southampton - 1 £32,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £48,000 -
Bristol - 1 £39,500 -

CIPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CIPD 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 CIPD.

1 34 (38.64%) PRINCE2
2 33 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 26 (29.55%) MS Excel
3 26 (29.55%) Telecoms
4 25 (28.41%) Service Management
4 25 (28.41%) CIMA
4 25 (28.41%) ITIL
4 25 (28.41%) SC Cleared
4 25 (28.41%) Security Cleared
5 24 (27.27%) Validation
6 23 (26.14%) Degree
7 17 (19.32%) Legal
8 16 (18.18%) Project Management
8 16 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
9 14 (15.91%) Bioinformatics
9 14 (15.91%) Chemistry
9 14 (15.91%) Biology
9 14 (15.91%) Biotechnology
9 14 (15.91%) Life Science
9 14 (15.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (15.91%) MS Office
9 14 (15.91%) PhD
10 13 (14.77%) Business Development
11 11 (12.50%) Performance Management
11 11 (12.50%) SLA
11 11 (12.50%) Finance
11 11 (12.50%) Law
12 10 (11.36%) Practice Management
13 9 (10.23%) Marketing
13 9 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management

CIPD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CIPD 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 CIPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.55%) IIS
1 4 (4.55%) Apache
1 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 26 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 16 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (15.91%) MS Office
4 8 (9.09%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.55%) DNS
1 4 (4.55%) Internet
1 4 (4.55%) Firewall
1 4 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (1.14%) Intranet
2 1 (1.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 26 (29.55%) Telecoms
2 17 (19.32%) Legal
3 14 (15.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (12.50%) Finance
4 11 (12.50%) Law
5 9 (10.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (1.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (29.55%) Consultant
2 24 (27.27%) Trainer
3 16 (18.18%) Training Consultant
4 8 (9.09%) Data Centre Technician
4 8 (9.09%) IT Trainer
5 7 (7.95%) Solutions Consultant
6 5 (5.68%) Business Development Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Business Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Development Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Customer Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.55%) Support Team Leader
7 4 (4.55%) Customer Support Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Operations Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Training Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Coordinator
9 2 (2.27%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) COM
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Chemistry
1 14 (15.91%) Biology
1 14 (15.91%) Biotechnology
1 14 (15.91%) Life Science
2 8 (9.09%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.27%) PMI
4 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.14%) Social Network
4 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.95%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Solaris
2 4 (4.55%) Linux
2 4 (4.55%) Debian
2 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.41%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.64%) PRINCE2
2 25 (28.41%) ITIL
2 25 (28.41%) Service Management
3 24 (27.27%) Validation
4 16 (18.18%) Project Management
5 14 (15.91%) Bioinformatics
6 13 (14.77%) Business Development
7 11 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 10 (11.36%) Practice Management
9 9 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.95%) Change Management
10 7 (7.95%) PRINCE
10 7 (7.95%) Product Marketing
11 5 (5.68%) Business Transformation
11 5 (5.68%) CRM
12 4 (4.55%) Software Deployment
12 4 (4.55%) Load Balancing
13 3 (3.41%) Software Testing
13 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (2.27%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (28.41%) CIMA
1 25 (28.41%) SC Cleared
1 25 (28.41%) Security Cleared
2 23 (26.14%) Degree
3 14 (15.91%) PhD
4 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.55%) MBA
4 4 (4.55%) CITP
4 4 (4.55%) MCT
5 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.27%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.14%) HND
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.14%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) NetBackup
1 4 (4.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.09%) Adobe
3 4 (4.55%) Sun
3 4 (4.55%) Citrix
3 4 (4.55%) Nokia
3 4 (4.55%) Veritas
3 4 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.55%) VMware
3 4 (4.55%) Fortinet
3 4 (4.55%) IBM
4 3 (3.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) Pega
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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CIPD
Salary: From £31,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £13 - £17 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 4 days ago