The table below looks at the statistics for MBCS in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBCS over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank 903 954 973
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +19
Permanent jobs citing MBCS 15 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.006% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.058% 0.023% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 14
Median salary £37,626 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.56% +43.75%
UK excluding London median salary £37,626 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-31.59% +37.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26026 30183 31681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.57% 27.38% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21043 23983 24821
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MBCS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MBCS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MBCS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MBCS
Salary Trend

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

MBCS Salary Trend in the UK

MBCS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MBCS over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 within the UK.

MBCS Salary Histogram in the UK

MBCS
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBCS within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 15 £37,626 -34.56% 1
West Midlands - 3 £37,626 -
Telford - 3 £37,626 -
Northumberland - 3 £37,626 -
Shropshire - 3 £37,626 -
Yorkshire - 3 £37,626 -
North East - 3 £37,626 -
London +36 2 £62,750 +9.13%
North West +24 2 - - 1
Manchester +2 2 - - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £37,626 -
East of England - 2 £37,626 -
Essex - 2 £37,626 -
City of London +63 1 £72,500 +20.83%

MBCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing MBCS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MBCS.

1 19 (65.52%) TOGAF
2 13 (44.83%) Degree
3 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
4 9 (31.03%) CITP
4 9 (31.03%) Finance
5 8 (27.59%) CISSP
5 8 (27.59%) Information Security
6 7 (24.14%) Local Government
6 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) SDLC
7 6 (20.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 6 (20.69%) Legal
7 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
7 6 (20.69%) ITIL
7 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.24%) Retail
8 5 (17.24%) CESG
8 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
8 5 (17.24%) UML
8 5 (17.24%) MS Office
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.24%) CISA
8 5 (17.24%) CISM
8 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
8 5 (17.24%) ArchiMate
8 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (13.79%) CRAMM
9 4 (13.79%) Intranet

MBCS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
2 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Extranet
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
1 4 (13.79%) Intranet
2 3 (10.34%) VoIP
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Local Government
3 6 (20.69%) Legal
4 5 (17.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Security Manager
2 5 (17.24%) TOGAF Architect
2 5 (17.24%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Information Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Security Assurance Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (6.90%) ICT Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Security Officer
4 2 (6.90%) Lead Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Security Officer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.24%) CESG
2 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.34%) Cryptography
3 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (10.34%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) TOGAF
2 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
3 8 (27.59%) Information Security
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) SDLC
5 5 (17.24%) ArchiMate
5 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.24%) UML
6 4 (13.79%) CRAMM
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
7 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance
7 3 (10.34%) ISMS
7 3 (10.34%) Network Management
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 9 (31.03%) CITP
3 8 (27.59%) CISSP
4 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) CISA
5 5 (17.24%) CISM
6 3 (10.34%) CLAS
6 3 (10.34%) QiCA
6 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
7 2 (6.90%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (20.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (6.90%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) ACF2
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
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