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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank 934 962 981
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +19
Permanent jobs citing MBCS 14 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.008% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.050% 0.029% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 15
Average salary £55,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £35,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%

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
28133 30520 32777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.23% 27.59% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22650 23828 26212
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,150 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MBCS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MBCS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016 within the UK.

MBCS Salary Histogram in the UK

MBCS
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBCS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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 +11 14 £55,250 +57.85% 1
London - 7 £82,500 - 1
South West - 5 £45,000 -
City of London - 5 £82,500 -
Swindon - 4 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £45,000 -
South East +17 1 £82,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £82,500 -
Hook - 1 £82,500 -

MBCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing MBCS 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 MBCS.

1 24 (72.73%) CITP
2 20 (60.61%) TOGAF
3 16 (48.48%) Degree
4 13 (39.39%) CISSP
5 12 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (36.36%) Business Transformation
5 12 (36.36%) SDLC
6 11 (33.33%) Business Continuity
6 11 (33.33%) CISA
7 10 (30.30%) Finance
8 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (27.27%) Project Management
8 9 (27.27%) Information Security
8 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
9 8 (24.24%) Retail
10 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
10 7 (21.21%) CESG
10 7 (21.21%) Legal
10 7 (21.21%) CISM
10 7 (21.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (18.18%) Internal Audit
11 6 (18.18%) Coaching
11 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 6 (18.18%) Business Development
11 6 (18.18%) CRAMM
11 6 (18.18%) ISMS
11 6 (18.18%) Security Management
11 6 (18.18%) Cognizant

MBCS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing MBCS 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 MBCS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Extranet
1 6 (18.18%) Internet
1 6 (18.18%) Intranet
2 2 (6.06%) VoIP
2 2 (6.06%) VPN
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Retail
3 7 (21.21%) Legal
4 6 (18.18%) Local Government
5 4 (12.12%) Banking
5 4 (12.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Senior Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) IT Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Business Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Business Security Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) IT Security Officer
4 4 (12.12%) Security Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Security Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Security Officer
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Architect
4 4 (12.12%) TOGAF Architect
4 4 (12.12%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Business Transformation Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 7 (21.21%) CESG
3 5 (15.15%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (6.06%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) TOGAF
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Business Transformation
2 12 (36.36%) SDLC
3 11 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (27.27%) Information Security
4 9 (27.27%) Project Management
5 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
6 6 (18.18%) Business Development
6 6 (18.18%) Coaching
6 6 (18.18%) CRAMM
6 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 6 (18.18%) ERP
6 6 (18.18%) Internal Audit
6 6 (18.18%) ISMS
6 6 (18.18%) Security Management
7 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) CITP
2 16 (48.48%) Degree
3 13 (39.39%) CISSP
4 11 (33.33%) CISA
5 7 (21.21%) CISM
6 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 4 (12.12%) CEH
8 3 (9.09%) QiCA
8 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 2 (6.06%) CLAS
9 2 (6.06%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (21.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (12.12%) ISO27002
3 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.03%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) ACF2
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Cognizant
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago