The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Strategic Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Strategic Planning
Rank 81 97 95
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Planning 7 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.70% 0.37% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.44% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Median salary £57,500 £54,125 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.23% -9.79%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £48,558 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.20% -19.07%  

Strategic Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 831 911 1066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 82.52% 84.51% 85.97%
Number of salaries quoted 632 682 854
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,400
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +10.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Strategic Planning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in Essex

Strategic Planning
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Strategic Planning in Essex

Strategic Planning
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -1 4 - -
Thurrock - 2 £57,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Strategic Planning
East of England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Strategic Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) CRM
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS
5 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
1 2 (22.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) General Ledger
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) IT Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Integration Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Chief Information Officer
3 1 (11.11%) CIO
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) JSON
2 4 (44.44%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Mac OS
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) BPR
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 14000
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Sun