Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 313 303 338
Rank change year-on-year -10 +35 +3
Permanent jobs citing GIS 48 65 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.40% 0.52% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.40% 1.85% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 49 40 46
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £36,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.14% -27.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,850 £26,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%

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 the East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,436 3,518 3,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.28% 28.18% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,796 2,920 3,194
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,113 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in the East of England

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Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for GIS in the East of England

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Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for GIS in the East of England

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Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Cambridgeshire -12 25 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Hertfordshire -2 18 £47,500 +46.15% 5
Essex +29 4 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Bedfordshire +6 1 £29,500 -15.71%
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England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for GIS.

1 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
2 18 (37.50%) Degree
3 16 (33.33%) Project Management
3 16 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 14 (29.17%) Finance
5 12 (25.00%) CRM
5 12 (25.00%) Web Services
5 12 (25.00%) Driving Licence
6 11 (22.92%) Relational Database
6 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
7 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 9 (18.75%) HNC
7 9 (18.75%) SQL
8 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (16.67%) Validation
8 8 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (16.67%) IT Strategy
8 8 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
9 7 (14.58%) Contract Management
9 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
9 7 (14.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (14.58%) WPF
9 7 (14.58%) Matrix Management
9 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (14.58%) XAML
9 7 (14.58%) Quality Management
9 7 (14.58%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
9 7 (14.58%) .NET
9 7 (14.58%) C#

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (12.50%) ArcGIS
1 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.42%) ArcSDE
2 5 (10.42%) GeoServer
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) FTP
2 1 (2.08%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) LAN
2 1 (2.08%) NAS
2 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.08%) Network Security
2 1 (2.08%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (14.58%) RDBMS
5 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.42%) Geospatial Data
5 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
6 4 (8.33%) Apache Hive
6 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
6 4 (8.33%) MySQL
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.08%) Big Data
8 1 (2.08%) Power BI
8 1 (2.08%) PowerPivot
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.50%) Marketing
4 4 (8.33%) Billing
5 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.08%) Military
6 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Developer
2 7 (14.58%) C# Developer
2 7 (14.58%) C# Software Developer
2 7 (14.58%) Software Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Service Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Analytics Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Installations Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Report Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Software Architect
6 3 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.25%) IT Relationships Manager
6 3 (6.25%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Relationships Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Service Relationship Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) Web Services
2 7 (14.58%) .NET
2 7 (14.58%) WPF
3 4 (8.33%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 12 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.08%) CMDB
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
1 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Project Management
2 12 (25.00%) CRM
3 8 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
3 8 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 8 (16.67%) Validation
4 7 (14.58%) Contract Management
4 7 (14.58%) Matrix Management
4 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
4 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.58%) Quality Management
5 6 (12.50%) ERP
5 6 (12.50%) Network Planning
5 6 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.42%) EAM
6 5 (10.42%) Information Security
6 5 (10.42%) Invoice Processing
6 5 (10.42%) ITIL
6 5 (10.42%) Open Source
6 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) C#
2 7 (14.58%) Delphi
2 7 (14.58%) Java
2 7 (14.58%) PHP
2 7 (14.58%) XAML
3 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Degree
2 9 (18.75%) HNC
3 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (10.42%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (8.33%) CISM
5 4 (8.33%) CISSP
5 4 (8.33%) GSLC
6 2 (4.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
2 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.08%) PMO
4 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (12.50%) ESRI
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle
4 4 (8.33%) Google
4 4 (8.33%) Openreach
5 2 (4.17%) HP
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.08%) CA
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix
6 1 (2.08%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.08%) EMC
6 1 (2.08%) VMware