Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 178 164
Rank change year-on-year -2 -14 -4
Permanent jobs citing GIS 19 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 0.58% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.96% 2.26% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 36
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.92% +8.82%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £92,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +17.65%

GIS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 970 972 1,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 24.95% 25.74% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 682 818 850
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,648 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.10% +2.70% -
10th Percentile £29,375 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,875 £61,250 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Cambridgeshire

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Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for GIS in Cambridgeshire

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Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for GIS in Cambridgeshire

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Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Cambridge -3 9 £28,000 -25.33% 3
Peterborough - 9 £45,000 -
GIS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing GIS 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) Telecoms
3 11 (57.89%) Degree
4 10 (52.63%) Project Management
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (52.63%) CRM
4 10 (52.63%) Commercial Awareness
4 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
5 9 (47.37%) Driving Licence
5 9 (47.37%) Contract Management
5 9 (47.37%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
5 9 (47.37%) SLA
5 9 (47.37%) Finance
5 9 (47.37%) Quality Management
5 9 (47.37%) Matrix Management
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (42.11%) Marketing
6 8 (42.11%) Network Planning
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (21.05%) HNC
8 4 (21.05%) Validation
8 4 (21.05%) Billing
8 4 (21.05%) Openreach
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (10.53%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.26%) ArcSDE
2 1 (5.26%) GeoServer
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) Power BI
3 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
General
1 13 (68.42%) Telecoms
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Marketing
4 4 (21.05%) Billing
5 1 (5.26%) Military
5 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Installations Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Delivery Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) GIS Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support
4 1 (5.26%) Professional Services Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Professional Services Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
2 9 (47.37%) Driving Licence
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Commercial Awareness
1 10 (52.63%) CRM
1 10 (52.63%) Project Management
2 9 (47.37%) Contract Management
2 9 (47.37%) Matrix Management
2 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
2 9 (47.37%) Quality Management
3 8 (42.11%) Network Planning
4 4 (21.05%) Validation
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (5.26%) Data Science
7 1 (5.26%) Decision-Making
7 1 (5.26%) EAM
7 1 (5.26%) Hardware Maintenance
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (21.05%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (21.05%) Openreach
4 1 (5.26%) ESRI
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle