Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Strategic Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Strategic Thinking over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Strategic Thinking
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 169 162
Rank change year-on-year +48 -7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Thinking 21 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.93% 0.10% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.12% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 8
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +43.75% -17.53%
South East median annual salary £55,000 £58,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -5.98% -10.00% +13.04%

Strategic Thinking 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,996 2,567 2,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.79% 89.04% 89.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,558 2,049 2,150
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Strategic Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Strategic Thinking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Thinking in Buckinghamshire

Strategic Thinking
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Strategic Thinking in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Strategic Thinking in Buckinghamshire

Strategic Thinking
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Thinking in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Strategic Thinking in Buckinghamshire

Strategic Thinking
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Thinking within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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
Milton Keynes +31 19 £47,500 -17.39%
Buckingham - 1 - -
Marlow - 1 £47,500 -
Strategic Thinking
South East

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT jobs citing Strategic Thinking 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Strategic Thinking.

1 16 (76.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (57.14%) Retail
2 12 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (47.62%) Data-Driven Decision Making
3 10 (47.62%) Thought Leadership
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (28.57%) Smartphone
5 6 (28.57%) Marketing
5 6 (28.57%) Multichannel Retail
5 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (28.57%) Customer Acquisition
5 6 (28.57%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (4.76%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
7 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (4.76%) SAP
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) Windows
7 1 (4.76%) Python

Strategic Thinking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.76%) K2 blackpearl
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (57.14%) Retail
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Head of Relationships Management
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Workflow Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (28.57%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (47.62%) Data-Driven Decision Making
3 10 (47.62%) Thought Leadership
4 6 (28.57%) Analytical Thinking
4 6 (28.57%) Customer Acquisition
4 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (28.57%) Multichannel Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (4.76%) BPMN
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (4.76%) Demand Management
5 1 (4.76%) Image Processing
5 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Supplier Relationship Management
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) C++
1 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
1 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Dell
2 1 (4.76%) EMC
2 1 (4.76%) Nintex
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec
2 1 (4.76%) VMware