The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 201 194 179
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Permanent jobs citing GIS 14 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.26% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 0.81% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 19
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
GIS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1484 1598 1426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.25% 32.21% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1312 1246
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the West Midlands region.

GIS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

GIS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Birmingham -3 13 £49,250 +51.53% 2
Worcestershire - 1 £31,500 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) LAN
2 8 (30.77%) WAN
2 8 (30.77%) DHCP
2 8 (30.77%) DNS
2 8 (30.77%) SAN
2 8 (30.77%) MCSE
2 8 (30.77%) MCSA
2 8 (30.77%) CCNP
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) vSphere
2 8 (30.77%) PRINCE
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) EMC
2 8 (30.77%) Citrix
2 8 (30.77%) Juniper
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Data Management
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Web Development
3 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.69%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SPSS
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) LAN
1 8 (30.77%) WAN
1 8 (30.77%) DHCP
1 8 (30.77%) DNS
1 8 (30.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
1 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
1 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (7.69%) MI Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Data Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) GIS Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
1 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
1 7 (26.92%) Web Services
1 7 (26.92%) Ajax
1 7 (26.92%) RESTful
1 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Statistics
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
1 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) PRINCE
2 8 (30.77%) Data Management
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
3 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
3 7 (26.92%) CAD
3 7 (26.92%) OOP
3 7 (26.92%) OO
3 7 (26.92%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) Web Development
3 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) Business Development
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) Requirements Management
4 3 (11.54%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) MCSE
2 8 (30.77%) MCSA
2 8 (30.77%) CCNP
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 8 (30.77%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 8 (30.77%) EMC
1 8 (30.77%) Citrix
1 8 (30.77%) Juniper
1 8 (30.77%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Mapinfo
3 1 (3.85%) ESRI
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