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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 49 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 0.40% 1.97% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 2.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Median salary - £53,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% -5.55%  

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 195 299 280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 77.69% 84.23% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 170 239 235
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -7.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) PKI
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) GMP
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree

Validation
Co-occurring 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware