The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 199 166 161
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -5
Permanent jobs citing NHS 10 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.47% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 1.49% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 35
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,225 £25,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,142 £36,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+18.19% -12.04%
NHS
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
1359 1412 1418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.98% 31.50% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1156 1258
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NHS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

NHS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

NHS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

NHS
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 NHS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Birmingham -7 4 £38,750 -6.62% 2
Warwickshire -10 3 £25,250 -27.85%
Coventry - 1 £43,000 -
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing NHS 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 NHS.

1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 7 (25.93%) Degree
4 6 (22.22%) MS Project
5 5 (18.52%) MS Office
5 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (18.52%) Line Management
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) Informatics
7 3 (11.11%) Finance
7 3 (11.11%) Law
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.41%) Marketing
8 2 (7.41%) Information Management
8 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
8 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
8 2 (7.41%) LAN
8 2 (7.41%) Citrix
8 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.41%) ECDL
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing NHS 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 NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Project
2 5 (18.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Support
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Support Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Support Manager
3 4 (14.81%) NHS Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Operations Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Operations Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Informatics
2 1 (3.70%) RIA
2 1 (3.70%) DTV
2 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
2 5 (18.52%) Line Management
3 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.41%) Information Management
4 2 (7.41%) System Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Time Management
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Web Development
5 1 (3.70%) Business Development
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (7.41%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) NetApp
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £61 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago