Period
to 19 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 19 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 202 236 248
Rank change year-on-year +34 +12 +18
Permanent jobs citing NHS 22 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 0.85% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 14
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -23.48% +55.41%
10th Percentile £36,365 £32,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £78,375 £67,000 £81,125
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - -

NHS is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,789 2,225 2,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 35.78% 39.30% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,381 1,649 1,827
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Berkshire

NHS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for NHS in Berkshire

NHS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2020.

Salary histogram for NHS in Berkshire

NHS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2020. 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
Ascot +1 14 £42,404 +22.91%
Reading -7 1 £45,000 +4.55% 3
NHS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, IT jobs citing NHS 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 NHS.

1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (68.18%) Retail
1 15 (68.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Objective-C
3 6 (27.27%) iOS Development
3 6 (27.27%) Apple Swift
3 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) NAS
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 5 (22.73%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 5 (22.73%) SAN
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (18.18%) MCSE
5 4 (18.18%) Public Sector
6 3 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) XenApp
6 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

NHS
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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Azure
1 2 (9.09%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) NAS
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 15 (68.18%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Public Sector
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
1 6 (27.27%) iOS Developer
1 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
1 6 (27.27%) Senior iOS Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Head of Support
3 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Network Support
3 2 (9.09%) Operations Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior IT Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Implementation Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Training Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (68.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) iOS Development
4 5 (22.73%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Security Patching
6 2 (9.09%) Server Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) SSADM
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Apple Swift
1 6 (27.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCSE
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (13.64%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle