The table below looks at the statistics for S-PLUS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited S-PLUS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Insightful S-PLUS
Rank 868 898 857
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -41
Permanent jobs citing S-PLUS 5 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.018% 0.026%
As % of the Applications category 0.032% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 25
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £90,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+24.37% -11.11%

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

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15478 17987 16687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.65% 15.21% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12440 14635 13750
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

S-PLUS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

S-PLUS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

S-PLUS
Salary Trend

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

S-PLUS Salary Trend in the UK

S-PLUS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing S-PLUS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

S-PLUS Salary Histogram in the UK

S-PLUS
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing S-PLUS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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 +31 5 £42,500 +6.25%
South West - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
London +40 1 £42,500 +11.84%
Northampton - 1 £37,000 -
Slough - 1 £62,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £62,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £37,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £37,000 -
South East - 1 £62,500 -

S-PLUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing S-PLUS 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 S-PLUS.

1 10 (52.63%) Windows
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
1 10 (52.63%) HP
1 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) HP ASE
2 8 (42.11%) 3PAR
2 8 (42.11%) Brocade
2 8 (42.11%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
2 8 (42.11%) Veeam
2 8 (42.11%) Symantec
2 8 (42.11%) MCP
2 8 (42.11%) MCSE
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.53%) R
4 2 (10.53%) Business Development
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) SonicWALL
4 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared

S-PLUS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing S-PLUS 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 S-PLUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) QlikView
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.53%) Account Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Sales Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Tandem
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Analytics
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (10.53%) Business Development
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) R
2 2 (10.53%) C
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
3 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) HP ASE
1 8 (42.11%) MCP
1 8 (42.11%) MCSE
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) PhD
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Basel III
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
1 10 (52.63%) HP
2 8 (42.11%) 3PAR
2 8 (42.11%) Brocade
2 8 (42.11%) Veeam
2 8 (42.11%) Symantec
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) SonicWALL
3 2 (10.53%) Lotus
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
3 2 (10.53%) Sophos
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco