Period
to 4 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > East of England
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 214 264 301
Rank change year-on-year +50 +37 +18
Permanent jobs citing NHS 33 42 80
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.59% 0.50% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 1.24% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 66
Median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +12.30%
10th Percentile £24,150 £22,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £52,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,192 £44,471
% change year-on-year -2.58% +3.87% +1.07%

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,362 3,391 5,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 42.17% 40.06% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,623 2,497 3,767
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing NHS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in the East of England

NHS
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NHS in the East of England.

Salary trend for NHS in the East of England

NHS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing NHS in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Salary histogram for NHS in the East of England

NHS
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 NHS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 4 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
Hertfordshire +31 11 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Essex +6 9 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Bedfordshire +21 7 £22,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +54 4 £51,250 -21.15% 4
Suffolk - 2 - - 1
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 4 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 East of England region with a requirement for NHS.

1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
3 11 (33.33%) VMware
4 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
5 8 (24.24%) SLA
5 8 (24.24%) Service Management
6 7 (21.21%) Windows
6 7 (21.21%) Linux
6 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
6 7 (21.21%) Public Sector
6 7 (21.21%) Police
7 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
7 6 (18.18%) Ansible
7 6 (18.18%) Puppet
7 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 6 (18.18%) VoIP
7 6 (18.18%) DNS
7 6 (18.18%) ITIL
7 6 (18.18%) Change Management
7 6 (18.18%) Juniper
7 6 (18.18%) OSPF
7 6 (18.18%) VRRP
7 6 (18.18%) BGP
7 6 (18.18%) JNCIS
7 6 (18.18%) JNCIP
7 6 (18.18%) JNCIE
7 6 (18.18%) VPLS
7 6 (18.18%) Wireshark
7 6 (18.18%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (18.18%) SaaS

NHS
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 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Lorenzo
2 1 (3.03%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) SaaS
2 5 (15.15%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) AWS
3 1 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.03%) Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) BGP
1 6 (18.18%) DNS
1 6 (18.18%) OSPF
1 6 (18.18%) VoIP
1 6 (18.18%) VPLS
1 6 (18.18%) VRRP
1 6 (18.18%) Wireshark
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (21.21%) Police
1 7 (21.21%) Public Sector
2 4 (12.12%) Aerospace
2 4 (12.12%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Local Government
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Juniper Engineer
1 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
1 6 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Junior
2 4 (12.12%) Junior Service Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Service Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Head of Digital
4 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) React
3 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
3 1 (3.03%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (3.03%) Redux
3 1 (3.03%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) SignalR
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.03%) Vue.js
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.03%) LIMS
4 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 10
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Service Management
2 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
3 6 (18.18%) Change Management
3 6 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (12.12%) Network Management
4 4 (12.12%) Operations Management
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.12%) Scorecard
4 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.12%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.06%) Information Governance
6 2 (6.06%) ITSM
6 2 (6.06%) Line Management
6 2 (6.06%) Machine Learning
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.06%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) ES6
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) R
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) JNCIE
1 6 (18.18%) JNCIP
1 6 (18.18%) JNCIS
2 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) CCNP
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) HL7
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Ansible
1 6 (18.18%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (18.18%) Juniper
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) Aruba
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) Mellanox
5 2 (6.06%) Sophos
6 1 (3.03%) Brocade
6 1 (3.03%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (3.03%) Veeam