Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 327 313
Rank change year-on-year +113 -14 +43
Permanent jobs citing NHS 129 45 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.12% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.45% 0.82% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 109 38 37
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +21.62% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,645 £23,649
90th Percentile £62,000 £59,500 £55,133
England median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -3.41% - +17.33%

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 5,259 5,479 5,976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.66% 45.16% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,732 4,265 4,858
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,550 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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 14 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
Cambridgeshire +63 71 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Hertfordshire +7 23 £44,200 -0.67% 11
Essex +40 21 £75,000 +0.67% 4
Bedfordshire +16 8 £36,250 +31.82%
Suffolk +9 3 £35,000 -39.13% 4
Norfolk - 3 - - 3
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 46 (35.66%) Microsoft
2 38 (29.46%) Retail
3 37 (28.68%) ITIL
4 35 (27.13%) Project Management
5 30 (23.26%) Finance
6 28 (21.71%) VMware
6 28 (21.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 27 (20.93%) Windows
8 26 (20.16%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (18.60%) CRM
9 24 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (18.60%) EDI
10 22 (17.05%) SQL
11 21 (16.28%) SLA
11 21 (16.28%) PMO
12 19 (14.73%) Incident Management
12 19 (14.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (13.18%) Microsoft Office
13 17 (13.18%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (12.40%) Electronic Patient Records
14 16 (12.40%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (11.63%) Hyper-V
16 14 (10.85%) Salesforce.com
17 13 (10.08%) Change Management
17 13 (10.08%) Backup Exec
17 13 (10.08%) Security Cleared
18 12 (9.30%) NetApp
18 12 (9.30%) Active Directory
18 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
18 12 (9.30%) Presales

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 5 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (2.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.55%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (13.18%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) SystmOne
2 1 (0.78%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.78%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.53%) NetScaler
2 8 (6.20%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (3.10%) DHCP
3 4 (3.10%) DNS
3 4 (3.10%) VPN
4 3 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.33%) Skype
4 3 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.55%) Internet
5 2 (1.55%) LAN
5 2 (1.55%) WAN
5 2 (1.55%) Wireless
6 1 (0.78%) Firewall
6 1 (0.78%) SAN
6 1 (0.78%) VLAN
6 1 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (12.40%) Electronic Patient Records
3 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.20%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.55%) Big Data
8 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (29.46%) Retail
2 30 (23.26%) Finance
3 5 (3.88%) Games
4 4 (3.10%) Marketing
5 3 (2.33%) Local Government
5 3 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.55%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (20.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 25 (19.38%) Account Manager
3 22 (17.05%) Technical Account Manager
3 22 (17.05%) Technical Manager
4 14 (10.85%) Developer
5 12 (9.30%) Supply Chain Manager
5 12 (9.30%) Technical Solutions Manager
6 11 (8.53%) Analyst
7 9 (6.98%) Java Developer
7 9 (6.98%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Citrix Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Architect
9 7 (5.43%) Java Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Java Programmer
9 7 (5.43%) NetApp Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Programmer
9 7 (5.43%) Storage Engineer
10 5 (3.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery Engineer
10 5 (3.88%) Principal Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.60%) EDI
2 9 (6.98%) AngularJS
3 5 (3.88%) .NET
4 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.55%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.55%) MDX
5 2 (1.55%) WPF
5 2 (1.55%) XML
6 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.53%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.75%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.20%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.43%) PACS
5 5 (3.88%) EMC VNX
5 5 (3.88%) Replication
6 4 (3.10%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.33%) Smartcard
7 3 (2.33%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.55%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.55%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.93%) Windows
2 16 (12.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (8.53%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.20%) Linux
4 8 (6.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.10%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.55%) Debian
7 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.68%) ITIL
2 35 (27.13%) Project Management
3 26 (20.16%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (18.60%) CRM
5 19 (14.73%) Incident Management
6 17 (13.18%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (10.08%) Change Management
8 12 (9.30%) Presales
9 11 (8.53%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (7.75%) Critical Thinking
11 9 (6.98%) Service Delivery
12 8 (6.20%) OO
12 8 (6.20%) PRINCE2
13 7 (5.43%) Data Modelling
14 6 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (3.88%) Patch Management
16 4 (3.10%) Analytics
16 4 (3.10%) Information Governance
16 4 (3.10%) Mentoring
16 4 (3.10%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.05%) SQL
2 9 (6.98%) Java
2 9 (6.98%) JavaScript
2 9 (6.98%) Python
3 8 (6.20%) TypeScript
4 6 (4.65%) Perl
5 5 (3.88%) C#
6 4 (3.10%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.10%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.33%) Java 8
8 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (21.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 13 (10.08%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.53%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.75%) Degree
4 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (6.20%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (6.20%) MCITP
5 8 (6.20%) MCSE
6 7 (5.43%) NCDA
6 7 (5.43%) NCIE
7 5 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (3.10%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.78%) CCNA
9 1 (0.78%) CCNP
9 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.28%) PMO
1 21 (16.28%) SLA
2 5 (3.88%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.88%) QA
3 2 (1.55%) HL7
4 1 (0.78%) GDPR
4 1 (0.78%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (14.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.63%) Hyper-V
3 12 (9.30%) Active Directory
4 8 (6.20%) Terminal Services
4 8 (6.20%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (6.20%) XenApp
4 8 (6.20%) XenDesktop
4 8 (6.20%) XenServer
5 5 (3.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (10.08%) Backup Exec
2 8 (6.20%) SCCM
3 7 (5.43%) NetApp OnCommand
4 5 (3.88%) WSUS
5 1 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 46 (35.66%) Microsoft
2 28 (21.71%) VMware
3 14 (10.85%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (9.30%) NetApp
5 11 (8.53%) Citrix
6 8 (6.20%) HP
6 8 (6.20%) Ivanti
7 5 (3.88%) 3PAR
7 5 (3.88%) CommVault
7 5 (3.88%) EMC
7 5 (3.88%) Kaspersky
7 5 (3.88%) Sophos
7 5 (3.88%) Veeam
7 5 (3.88%) Zerto
8 4 (3.10%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.33%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.33%) Cisco
9 3 (2.33%) F5
9 3 (2.33%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.55%) Hortonworks