Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Customer Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Requirements over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Customer Requirements
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 136 94
Rank change year-on-year -24 -42 +35
Permanent jobs citing Customer Requirements 110 130 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.69% 2.07% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 2.37% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 104 82 188
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,875 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,875 £85,000 £80,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

Customer Requirements is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,874 5,477 8,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 90.30% 87.32% 90.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4,728 4,274 6,348
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Customer Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Customer Requirements as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Requirements in Berkshire

Customer Requirements
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Customer Requirements in Berkshire

Customer Requirements
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Customer Requirements in Berkshire

Customer Requirements
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Requirements within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 43 £62,500 - 13
Newbury +11 19 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Bracknell -35 18 £62,000 +24.00% 4
Wokingham +7 11 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Maidenhead -38 6 £120,000 +60.00%
Slough -10 5 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Windsor - 3 £55,000 -
Ascot - 2 £35,000 -
Customer Requirements
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Customer Requirements also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Customer Requirements.

1 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.18%) Presales
3 25 (22.73%) Linux
4 23 (20.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (19.09%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (19.09%) Windows
5 21 (19.09%) SQL Server
6 20 (18.18%) Finance
6 20 (18.18%) Retail
6 20 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (16.36%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (15.45%) Capita
9 16 (14.55%) Java
9 16 (14.55%) Git (software)
10 15 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (12.73%) Office 365
11 14 (12.73%) SQL
11 14 (12.73%) Active Directory
12 13 (11.82%) MySQL
12 13 (11.82%) Web Services
12 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (11.82%) Spring
12 13 (11.82%) Maven
12 13 (11.82%) Relational Database
12 13 (11.82%) Spring Boot
12 13 (11.82%) Java 8
13 12 (10.91%) Contract Management
13 12 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (10.91%) Marketing
13 12 (10.91%) Product Management

Customer Requirements
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.09%) IIS
2 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.73%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.82%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.91%) InVision
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.18%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.73%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.82%) Maximo
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.91%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (12.73%) Office 365
4 6 (5.45%) Azure Functions
4 6 (5.45%) iPaaS
4 6 (5.45%) Serverless
5 5 (4.55%) IaaS
5 5 (4.55%) PaaS
5 5 (4.55%) SaaS
6 4 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.73%) GitHub
8 2 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) Internet
1 7 (6.36%) Network Security
2 5 (4.55%) VPN
3 4 (3.64%) DHCP
3 4 (3.64%) DNS
3 4 (3.64%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.64%) MPLS
3 4 (3.64%) Unified Communications
3 4 (3.64%) VPLS
4 3 (2.73%) NAS
4 3 (2.73%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (2.73%) SAN
4 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.73%) Wireless
5 2 (1.82%) Firewall
5 2 (1.82%) Skype
5 2 (1.82%) VLAN
5 2 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.82%) WLAN
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.09%) PostgreSQL
1 21 (19.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.82%) MySQL
2 13 (11.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.73%) Big Data
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.82%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.91%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (0.91%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (0.91%) OLAP
5 1 (0.91%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.91%) QlikView
5 1 (0.91%) Sisense
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (14.55%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.82%) Maven
3 3 (2.73%) HP UFT
3 3 (2.73%) InstallShield
3 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.73%) MSI
3 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (18.18%) Finance
1 20 (18.18%) Retail
2 12 (10.91%) Marketing
3 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.64%) Law
5 3 (2.73%) Automotive
5 3 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.82%) Advertising
6 2 (1.82%) Billing
6 2 (1.82%) Legal
6 2 (1.82%) Local Government
7 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (15.45%) Architect
1 17 (15.45%) Developer
2 16 (14.55%) Consultant
3 13 (11.82%) Java Engineer
4 10 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 9 (8.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (8.18%) Product Manager
5 9 (8.18%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (7.27%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.27%) Linux Support
6 8 (7.27%) Unix Support
7 7 (6.36%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Implementation Consultant
8 5 (4.55%) Integration Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Senior Java Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (3.64%) Pricing Manager
9 4 (3.64%) Supplier Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.82%) Spring
1 13 (11.82%) Spring Boot
1 13 (11.82%) Web Services
2 12 (10.91%) SOAP
2 12 (10.91%) XML
3 10 (9.09%) .NET
4 9 (8.18%) HTML
5 7 (6.36%) REST
6 6 (5.45%) .NET Framework
6 6 (5.45%) JSON
6 6 (5.45%) WSDL
7 3 (2.73%) CSS
7 3 (2.73%) Software Packaging
8 2 (1.82%) AppFabric
8 2 (1.82%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.91%) EDI
9 1 (0.91%) React
9 1 (0.91%) Redux
9 1 (0.91%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.36%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 7 (6.36%) Driving Licence
4 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.64%) Clustering
6 4 (3.64%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.64%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.73%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.73%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.73%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.73%) User Experience
8 2 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.91%) Blog
9 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.91%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.73%) Linux
2 21 (19.09%) Windows
3 12 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (10.00%) Unix
5 8 (7.27%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.18%) Presales
2 15 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (10.91%) Contract Management
3 12 (10.91%) Product Management
3 12 (10.91%) Project Management
4 11 (10.00%) SOA
5 9 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.18%) Customer Engagement
5 9 (8.18%) Migration
6 8 (7.27%) Product Marketing
7 7 (6.36%) B2B
7 7 (6.36%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.45%) Analytics
8 6 (5.45%) ERP
8 6 (5.45%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (5.45%) Pricing Strategy
8 6 (5.45%) Virtual Team Management
9 5 (4.55%) ITIL
9 5 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (4.55%) Vendor Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.55%) Java
2 14 (12.73%) SQL
3 13 (11.82%) Java 8
4 5 (4.55%) C
5 4 (3.64%) C#
5 4 (3.64%) C++
5 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.73%) Python
7 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (10.00%) MCSE
2 11 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.09%) Degree
4 8 (7.27%) MCP
5 6 (5.45%) MCSA
6 3 (2.73%) AWS Certification
6 3 (2.73%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.73%) MCITP
6 3 (2.73%) RHCE
6 3 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.82%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.82%) MBA
8 1 (0.91%) CCIE
8 1 (0.91%) CCNP
8 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.91%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.91%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) COBIT
2 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.73%) Docker
4 3 (2.73%) vCloud
4 3 (2.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) SCCM
2 3 (2.73%) Ansible
3 1 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.45%) Capita
3 11 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (7.27%) Cisco
5 6 (5.45%) HP
6 5 (4.55%) Citrix
6 5 (4.55%) VMware
7 4 (3.64%) Google
8 3 (2.73%) Juniper
8 3 (2.73%) Oracle
8 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.73%) SAP
8 3 (2.73%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.82%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (1.82%) Brocade
9 2 (1.82%) Dell
9 2 (1.82%) EMC
9 2 (1.82%) IBM
9 2 (1.82%) NetApp
9 2 (1.82%) Ruckus Wireless