The first table below looks at the demand for FRx skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FRx over the 3 months to 22 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 of the Business Applications category.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft FRx
Rank 888 - 875
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FRx 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.001%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.056% - 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £32,500
Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8972 8622 9803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.79% 7.93% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7031 6774 8191
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

FRx
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FRx Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FRx
Salary Trend

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

FRx Salary Trend in the UK

FRx
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FRx within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
London - 5 £47,500 -
England - 5 £47,500 -
City of London - 1 £45,000 -

FRx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing FRx 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 FRx.

1 11 (91.67%) Dynamics GP
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Finance
3 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) AAT
7 5 (41.67%) Cognos
7 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (41.67%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (33.33%) ACCA
8 4 (33.33%) CIMA
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
8 4 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
8 4 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 3 (25.00%) SAP
10 2 (16.67%) Sun
10 2 (16.67%) Exchequer
10 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
10 2 (16.67%) Sage
10 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 2 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (16.67%) Line 50
11 1 (8.33%) Oracle
11 1 (8.33%) Business Objects

FRx
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing FRx 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 FRx. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (41.67%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Line 50
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (16.67%) Exchequer
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
3 4 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Information Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) AAT
2 4 (33.33%) ACCA
2 4 (33.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Cognos
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) Sun
4 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 2 (16.67%) Sage
5 1 (8.33%) Tableau
5 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
5 1 (8.33%) Informatica
5 1 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects