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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank 905 960 957
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -3
Permanent jobs citing MBCS 5 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.020% 0.020% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 12
Median salary £48,500 £63,299 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.37% +48.93%
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £63,299 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.37% +48.93%

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
24802 29895 30684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.04% 27.29% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19900 24117 23949
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £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
Top 5 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 28 September 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 +49 5 £48,500 -23.37% 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £48,500 -
South West - 3 £48,500 -
North West - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -

MBCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 14 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) Degree
4 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) SOA
6 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
7 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (19.05%) UML
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) Information Security
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (14.29%) JNCIA
8 3 (14.29%) CITP
8 3 (14.29%) GSEC
8 3 (14.29%) Local Government
8 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (14.29%) DoDAF
8 3 (14.29%) MODAF
8 3 (14.29%) CCNA
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (14.29%) Juniper
8 3 (14.29%) Internet
8 3 (14.29%) SSADM
8 3 (14.29%) RUP

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 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
1 3 (14.29%) Junos
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Local Government
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Information Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Lead Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Security Assurance Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (4.76%) ICT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (4.76%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
4 2 (9.52%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (4.76%) CESG
5 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
4 5 (23.81%) SOA
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Information Security
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) UML
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 3 (14.29%) DoDAF
6 3 (14.29%) ITSM
6 3 (14.29%) MODAF
6 3 (14.29%) RUP
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) SSADM
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) Validation
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) CITP
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) GIAC
3 3 (14.29%) GSEC
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (14.29%) JNCIA
4 2 (9.52%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) CISSP
4 2 (9.52%) CLAS
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) Cloudera
2 3 (14.29%) Juniper
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39333 - £45232 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago