The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Strategic Planning
Rank 580 557 551
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Planning 316 342 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.39% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 230 249 249
Average salary £62,500 £54,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.20% -9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88131 87877 85586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 82.35% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71785 69854 71243
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Strategic Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Strategic Planning
Salary Trend

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

Strategic Planning Salary Trend in the UK

Strategic Planning
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Strategic Planning Salary Histogram in the UK

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 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
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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 +6 307 £62,500 +13.63% 28
London +8 117 £63,750 +2.00% 10
South East -13 68 £66,000 +10.00% 6
East of England +28 41 £60,000 +9.09% 3
North West -7 28 £35,000 -28.20% 3
City of London +5 24 £77,500 +10.71% 4
Hertfordshire +8 20 £42,000 -36.60%
Hampshire 0 19 £66,000 -12.00%
Surrey +2 18 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 17 £44,000 -
Oxfordshire +13 15 £75,000 +25.00% 1
West Midlands -31 14 £35,000 -30.00%
Cheshire -3 13 £35,000 -32.03% 2
Yorkshire -9 13 £57,500 -23.33% 2
South West -25 13 £61,250 +39.20% 3
Oxford +11 10 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 10 £102,500 +86.36% 1
Knutsford +2 9 £35,000 -32.03%
Peterborough - 8 £102,500 - 1
Essex 0 7 £60,000 -20.00%
West Yorkshire -16 7 £41,000 -45.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 6 £77,500 +34.78%
Lancashire +7 6 £30,438 -13.03%
Manchester -7 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Bristol -12 6 - - 1
Egham - 6 £102,500 -
Southampton - 6 £30,500 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £82,500 - 1
Northamptonshire +5 5 £51,000 +20.00%
East Midlands +3 5 £51,000 +13.33%

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Strategic Planning 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 Strategic Planning.

1 217 (35.81%) Finance
2 152 (25.08%) Project Management
3 121 (19.97%) Degree
4 112 (18.48%) Marketing
5 96 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
6 95 (15.68%) ITIL
7 83 (13.70%) Risk Management
8 79 (13.04%) People Management
9 75 (12.38%) Management Information System
9 75 (12.38%) PRINCE2
9 75 (12.38%) Windows
10 70 (11.55%) Microsoft
10 70 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 69 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
12 64 (10.56%) SQL
13 63 (10.40%) Change Management
13 63 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
14 61 (10.07%) Business Analysis
15 56 (9.24%) MS Excel
16 51 (8.42%) Service Delivery
16 51 (8.42%) QA
17 49 (8.09%) Business Development
17 49 (8.09%) Enterprise Architecture
17 49 (8.09%) Telecoms
18 48 (7.92%) CRM
18 48 (7.92%) TOGAF
19 46 (7.59%) Retail
20 44 (7.26%) MS PowerPoint
20 44 (7.26%) Analytics
21 40 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Strategic Planning 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 Strategic Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.31%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (1.98%) SAS
5 10 (1.65%) IBM Notes
5 10 (1.65%) Lync
6 6 (0.99%) CMS
7 4 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (0.66%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.50%) Apache
8 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.33%) IIS
9 2 (0.33%) JBoss
9 2 (0.33%) WordPress
9 2 (0.33%) Drupal
9 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle UPK
10 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 56 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 44 (7.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (4.95%) MS Office
4 29 (4.79%) MS Project
5 9 (1.49%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.83%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.50%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.33%) SPSS
9 2 (0.33%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.33%) Windchill
9 2 (0.33%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 13 (2.15%) Google Analytics
2 9 (1.49%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.99%) Agresso
4 5 (0.83%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.66%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.66%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.66%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 4 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.66%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.50%) SAP Payroll
6 3 (0.50%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.33%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.33%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.33%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.17%) Magento
8 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.97%) Office 365
2 10 (1.65%) SaaS
2 10 (1.65%) GitHub
3 8 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.94%) Internet
2 23 (3.80%) SAN
3 19 (3.14%) DNS
4 13 (2.15%) 3G
5 11 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.82%) VPN
5 11 (1.82%) Firewall
6 9 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (1.49%) SNMP
6 9 (1.49%) LAN
6 9 (1.49%) WAN
7 8 (1.32%) MPLS
7 8 (1.32%) Broadband
7 8 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (1.32%) Unified Communications
8 7 (1.16%) SSL
9 6 (0.99%) Intranet
9 6 (0.99%) HTTP
9 6 (0.99%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.13%) QlikView
3 22 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (2.31%) Big Data
5 13 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 10 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.32%) Spotfire
11 7 (1.16%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.16%) OLAP
12 6 (0.99%) MySQL
13 5 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (0.83%) ROLAP
13 5 (0.83%) MOLAP
13 5 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (1.16%) JIRA
3 6 (0.99%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.66%) Android Studio
5 3 (0.50%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.33%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.33%) ProtoShare
7 1 (0.17%) Hudson
7 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.17%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.17%) Maven
7 1 (0.17%) Subversion
7 1 (0.17%) MagicDraw
7 1 (0.17%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.17%) JMeter
General
1 217 (35.81%) Finance
2 112 (18.48%) Marketing
3 49 (8.09%) Telecoms
4 46 (7.59%) Retail
5 35 (5.78%) Banking
6 31 (5.12%) Advertising
7 22 (3.63%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.82%) Publishing
9 10 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.65%) Local Government
10 7 (1.16%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.16%) Legal
11 6 (0.99%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.83%) Games
12 5 (0.83%) Electronics
13 3 (0.50%) Back Office
13 3 (0.50%) Law
14 2 (0.33%) Automotive
14 2 (0.33%) Front Office
14 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (14.03%) Analyst
2 75 (12.38%) Architect
3 49 (8.09%) Project Manager
4 42 (6.93%) Developer
5 38 (6.27%) Head of IT
6 37 (6.11%) Business Analyst
7 32 (5.28%) Solutions Architect
8 31 (5.12%) Senior Manager
9 23 (3.80%) Business Manager
10 20 (3.30%) Senior Architect
11 19 (3.14%) Product Manager
12 18 (2.97%) Consultant
12 18 (2.97%) Senior Solutions Architect
13 17 (2.81%) Chief Technology Officer
13 17 (2.81%) Senior Analyst
13 17 (2.81%) Data Analyst
14 16 (2.64%) IT Manager
14 16 (2.64%) Infrastructure Manager
15 13 (2.15%) Delivery Manager
15 13 (2.15%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.63%) HTML
2 17 (2.81%) .NET
3 13 (2.15%) XML
4 11 (1.82%) jQuery
5 10 (1.65%) CSS
5 10 (1.65%) Web Services
6 9 (1.49%) HTML5
6 9 (1.49%) AngularJS
7 7 (1.16%) CSS3
7 7 (1.16%) Middleware
8 6 (0.99%) Ajax
9 5 (0.83%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.83%) Java EE
10 4 (0.66%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.66%) WebSockets
10 4 (0.66%) Regular Expression
11 3 (0.50%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (0.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 96 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (12.38%) Management Information System
3 33 (5.45%) NHS
4 30 (4.95%) e-Health
5 28 (4.62%) Social Media
6 15 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.15%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.82%) User Experience
9 9 (1.49%) iPad
9 9 (1.49%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.49%) iPhone
10 7 (1.16%) Copywriting
10 7 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (1.16%) PMI
11 6 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.99%) Clustering
11 6 (0.99%) FMCG
11 6 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 75 (12.38%) Windows
2 37 (6.11%) Linux
3 19 (3.14%) UNIX
4 16 (2.64%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.48%) Windows 7
5 15 (2.48%) Android
6 14 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.16%) Windows XP
8 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.83%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.83%) Solaris
10 4 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.66%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.33%) AIX
11 2 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.17%) CentOS
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.17%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (25.08%) Project Management
2 95 (15.68%) ITIL
3 83 (13.70%) Risk Management
4 79 (13.04%) People Management
5 75 (12.38%) PRINCE2
6 70 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 69 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
8 63 (10.40%) Change Management
8 63 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (10.07%) Business Analysis
10 51 (8.42%) Service Delivery
11 49 (8.09%) Business Development
11 49 (8.09%) Enterprise Architecture
12 48 (7.92%) CRM
12 48 (7.92%) TOGAF
13 44 (7.26%) Analytics
14 40 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
15 34 (5.61%) Programme Management
16 31 (5.12%) Data Analysis
17 30 (4.95%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 64 (10.56%) SQL
2 26 (4.29%) C
3 23 (3.80%) JavaScript
4 22 (3.63%) Java
5 19 (3.14%) C++
6 16 (2.64%) Python
7 13 (2.15%) VB
7 13 (2.15%) Perl
8 10 (1.65%) C#
8 10 (1.65%) Ruby
9 9 (1.49%) Assembly Language
9 9 (1.49%) PHP
10 8 (1.32%) VBA
10 8 (1.32%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.83%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.66%) VB6
13 1 (0.17%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.17%) XQuery
13 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 121 (19.97%) Degree
2 27 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.98%) ISEB
4 12 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (1.82%) VCP4
5 11 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.65%) MBA
7 9 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.49%) CISSP
7 9 (1.49%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.32%) SSCP
8 8 (1.32%) GIAC
9 6 (0.99%) MCSA
9 6 (0.99%) CCIE
9 6 (0.99%) CCNA
9 6 (0.99%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (8.42%) QA
2 20 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.82%) COBIT
4 10 (1.65%) SLA
5 9 (1.49%) ISO 9001
6 8 (1.32%) ISO 14001
7 7 (1.16%) PMBOK
8 5 (0.83%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.83%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.50%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.33%) WAI
11 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.97%) Firmware
3 11 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.83%) vSphere
5 5 (0.83%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.66%) vCloud
6 4 (0.66%) UAG
7 3 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.50%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.17%) XenApp
9 1 (0.17%) XenServer
9 1 (0.17%) Xen
9 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (1.49%) SCCM
2 7 (1.16%) Backup Exec
3 6 (0.99%) SCOM
4 5 (0.83%) WSUS
5 4 (0.66%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.66%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 4 (0.66%) Netcool
5 4 (0.66%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 3 (0.50%) Puppet
6 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.33%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.33%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.17%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 70 (11.55%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.44%) SAP
3 34 (5.61%) Oracle
4 28 (4.62%) Business Objects
5 26 (4.29%) Citrix
6 25 (4.13%) Cisco
7 22 (3.63%) Google
8 21 (3.47%) VMware
9 20 (3.30%) Tableau
10 14 (2.31%) IBM
11 12 (1.98%) Hyperion
12 11 (1.82%) Lotus
13 9 (1.49%) HP
14 8 (1.32%) Telelogic
14 8 (1.32%) Twitter
15 7 (1.16%) Facebook
16 6 (0.99%) Dell
17 5 (0.83%) Aquila
17 5 (0.83%) Symantec
18 4 (0.66%) NetApp
Salford, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
England
TK Maxx
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, benefits, 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Equestrian.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
BLOC
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £90k - 100k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Salt
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Volaris Exec
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + OTE £160,000 + car allow + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance + healthcare bonus
Posted: 12 days ago