Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Six Sigma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Six Sigma over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 245 296
Rank change year-on-year +20 +51 -37
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 31 57 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 0.66% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.75% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 41
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% +23.81% -44.74%
10th Percentile £38,850 £61,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £82,500 £76,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £51,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year -3.38% -10.00% -20.69%

Six Sigma 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 5441 7589 9617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.39% 88.34% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4243 5790 7502
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,982
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in Berkshire

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in Berkshire

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma in Berkshire

Six Sigma
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +26 23 £45,000 -55.00%
Slough -6 3 £50,000 -23.08%
Newbury - 1 £52,500 -
Six Sigma
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 20 (64.52%) ITIL
1 20 (64.52%) Lean Six Sigma
2 15 (48.39%) Degree
3 13 (41.94%) COBIT
3 13 (41.94%) Risk Management
4 11 (35.48%) Process Improvement
5 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
5 10 (32.26%) Project Management
6 9 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (25.81%) Security Operations
7 8 (25.81%) Information Architecture
7 8 (25.81%) Product Management
7 8 (25.81%) Digital Economy
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (25.81%) Change Management
7 8 (25.81%) Firewall
7 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
7 8 (25.81%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (22.58%) ITSM
8 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
8 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
8 7 (22.58%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (16.13%) CMMI
9 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
9 5 (16.13%) Finance
9 5 (16.13%) Scrum
9 5 (16.13%) QA

Six Sigma
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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
General
1 8 (25.81%) Digital Economy
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Legal
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Senior Technical Writer
1 8 (25.81%) Technical Writer
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Compliance Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Governance Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Risk Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Service Improvement Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Business Operations Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Service Operations Manager
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Implementation Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Supply Chain Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Robotics
2 3 (9.68%) Tandem
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) ITIL
1 20 (64.52%) Lean Six Sigma
2 13 (41.94%) Risk Management
3 11 (35.48%) Process Improvement
4 10 (32.26%) Project Management
4 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
5 9 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.81%) Change Management
6 8 (25.81%) Information Architecture
6 8 (25.81%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (25.81%) Product Management
6 8 (25.81%) Security Operations
7 7 (22.58%) ITSM
7 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
7 7 (22.58%) Target Operating Model
7 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
8 5 (16.13%) Kanban
8 5 (16.13%) SDLC
8 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) COBIT
2 5 (16.13%) QA
3 3 (9.68%) SLA
4 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Capita