Period
to 2 April 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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 179 223 253
Rank change year-on-year +44 +30 +5
Permanent jobs citing NHS 31 21 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.68% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 0.96% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 25
Median annual salary £49,386 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.54% +8.00% +35.14%
10th Percentile £32,116 £42,292 £39,480
90th Percentile £78,750 £63,750 £83,750
South East median annual salary £44,253 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.22% +8.33% +21.62%

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 1,611 2,192 2,513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 35.47% 39.12% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,262 1,653 1,913
Median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.62% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,116 £30,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Berkshire

NHS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NHS in Berkshire.

Salary trend for NHS in Berkshire

NHS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing NHS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 2 April 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 2 April 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 -5 12 £43,088 -6.72%
Reading +18 3 £33,831 -37.06%
NHS
South East

For the 6 months to 2 April 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 14 (45.16%) Retail
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 8 (25.81%) Content Management
3 8 (25.81%) Driving Licence
3 8 (25.81%) CSS
4 7 (22.58%) Objective-C
4 7 (22.58%) VMware
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
4 7 (22.58%) Apple Swift
4 7 (22.58%) iOS Development
4 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
4 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (19.35%) Local Government
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL
6 5 (16.13%) Content Writing
6 5 (16.13%) Public Sector
7 4 (12.90%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (12.90%) AWS
7 4 (12.90%) Migration
8 3 (9.68%) SAN
8 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (9.68%) Service Management
8 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
8 3 (9.68%) Windows
8 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
8 3 (9.68%) Azure
8 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (9.68%) Security Patching
8 3 (9.68%) GCP

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 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Azure
2 3 (9.68%) GCP
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) NAS
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) DbUnit
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) jMock
1 1 (3.23%) JUnit
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
1 1 (3.23%) Mockito
1 1 (3.23%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (45.16%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Local Government
3 5 (16.13%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) iOS Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Senior iOS Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Content Designer
3 5 (16.13%) Designer
4 4 (12.90%) Author
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Author
5 2 (6.45%) Head of Support
5 2 (6.45%) Information Officer
5 2 (6.45%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.45%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Project Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Security Officer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior IT Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Camel
2 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
2 1 (3.23%) PowerMock
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) RESTful
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.68%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.23%) e-Health
4 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 8 (25.81%) Content Management
4 7 (22.58%) iOS Development
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL
6 5 (16.13%) Content Writing
7 4 (12.90%) Migration
8 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
8 3 (9.68%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 3 (9.68%) Security Patching
8 3 (9.68%) Server Management
8 3 (9.68%) Service Management
9 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.45%) Information Security
9 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
9 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Apple Swift
1 7 (22.58%) Objective-C
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CCNP
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.45%) MCSE
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.45%) NCSC
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.45%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco
2 2 (6.45%) Citrix
2 2 (6.45%) Juniper
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft