The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered 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
Degree
South East / Home Counties
Rank - 8 4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties - 8.70% 24.14%
As % of the Qualifications category - 100.00% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Median salary - £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties.

Academic & Professional Certification
Home Counties
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 5 2 11
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties 31.25% 8.70% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 10
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the Home Counties

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Home Counties citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in the Home Counties

Degree
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in the Home Counties.

Salary trend for Degree in the Home Counties

Degree
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Home Counties region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft