The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 52 48 33
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 0.95% 2.56% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 3.23% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -25.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - -10.61%  

Validation 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 Farnborough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 289 279 150
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 91.75% 79.26% 74.63%
Number of salaries quoted 235 233 133
Median salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.46% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Farnborough

Validation
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Validation in Farnborough

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Validation 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Validation.

1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
3 7 (53.85%) DHCP
3 7 (53.85%) DNS
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (46.15%) PKI
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 3 (23.08%) Network Design
6 3 (23.08%) PhD
7 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (7.69%) Wireless
8 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
8 1 (7.69%) Finance
8 1 (7.69%) Process Management
8 1 (7.69%) VMware
8 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
8 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (7.69%) SAN
8 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (7.69%) IBM
8 1 (7.69%) GMP
8 1 (7.69%) ERP

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DHCP
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Lead Systems Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Data Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Data Technician
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Support
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (46.15%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (23.08%) Network Design
2 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Process Management
4 1 (7.69%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GMP
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) VMware
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