Period
to 15 November 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > London
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 582 471 682
Rank change year-on-year -111 +211 -56
Permanent jobs citing NHS 150 370 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.55% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 1.30% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 134 220 151
London median annual salary £52,500 £56,094 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.41% -6.51% +18.96%
10th Percentile £25,207 £27,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £91,375 £85,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,471
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.19% -6.38%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 22,895 28,513 34,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.90% 42.41% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17,803 22,273 24,159
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +1.69%
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in London

NHS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for NHS in London

NHS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in London over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Salary histogram for NHS in London

NHS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the London region over the 6 months to 15 November 2019. 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
Central London +7 18 £77,500 +8.77% 11
South London +1 9 £54,490 -4.72% 3
North London +7 8 £55,000 +64.18%
West London +23 6 £27,750 -20.71% 13
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for NHS.

1 37 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (23.33%) SQL
3 30 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 29 (19.33%) Project Delivery
5 26 (17.33%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (14.00%) Local Government
7 20 (13.33%) Public Sector
8 19 (12.67%) Project Management
9 17 (11.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 17 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (10.67%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (10.67%) ITIL
10 16 (10.67%) Finance
11 14 (9.33%) Firewall
11 14 (9.33%) Statistical Analysis
11 14 (9.33%) Degree
11 14 (9.33%) Azure
11 14 (9.33%) AWS
11 14 (9.33%) Mentoring
11 14 (9.33%) DBS Check
11 14 (9.33%) Workshop Facilitation
12 13 (8.67%) Coaching
12 13 (8.67%) DevOps
12 13 (8.67%) C#
12 13 (8.67%) Python
13 12 (8.00%) Windows
13 12 (8.00%) SPSS
13 12 (8.00%) Programme Management
13 12 (8.00%) Analytics
13 12 (8.00%) Decision-Making

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.00%) SAS
3 1 (0.67%) CMS
3 1 (0.67%) Confluence
3 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (11.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (8.00%) SPSS
3 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.67%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.67%) Marvel
4 1 (0.67%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) SystmOne
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.33%) AWS
1 14 (9.33%) Azure
2 7 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.00%) Office 365
3 6 (4.00%) PaaS
3 6 (4.00%) SaaS
4 2 (1.33%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon Alexa
5 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.67%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.67%) Firebase
5 1 (0.67%) GCP
5 1 (0.67%) GitHub
5 1 (0.67%) Heroku
5 1 (0.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.33%) Firewall
2 9 (6.00%) Internet
2 9 (6.00%) VoIP
2 9 (6.00%) WLAN
3 8 (5.33%) LAN
3 8 (5.33%) WAN
3 8 (5.33%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (4.67%) FTP
5 5 (3.33%) Network Security
6 4 (2.67%) VPN
6 4 (2.67%) Wireless
7 3 (2.00%) DHCP
7 3 (2.00%) DNS
7 3 (2.00%) SMS
8 2 (1.33%) Skype
8 2 (1.33%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.67%) DMZ
9 1 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.67%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.00%) Electronic Patient Records
4 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.00%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.33%) EDMS
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.33%) Power BI
7 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.67%) MySQL
8 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (2.67%) Hudson
2 4 (2.67%) Vagrant
3 3 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.67%) JIRA
4 1 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (14.00%) Local Government
2 20 (13.33%) Public Sector
3 16 (10.67%) Finance
4 11 (7.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (5.33%) Law
6 6 (4.00%) Marketing
7 5 (3.33%) Banking
8 4 (2.67%) Fire and Rescue
8 4 (2.67%) Retail
9 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (18.67%) Analyst
2 19 (12.67%) Developer
3 14 (9.33%) Applications Support
4 13 (8.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 13 (8.67%) Project Manager
4 13 (8.67%) Support Analyst
5 11 (7.33%) Architect
5 11 (7.33%) Consultant
5 11 (7.33%) Software Analyst
5 11 (7.33%) Software Support Analyst
5 11 (7.33%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.00%) IT Manager
6 9 (6.00%) Programme Manager
7 8 (5.33%) Digital Architect
7 8 (5.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.67%) Network Consultant
8 7 (4.67%) Network Security Consultant
8 7 (4.67%) Security Consultant
8 7 (4.67%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.00%) .NET
2 7 (4.67%) jQuery
3 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (3.33%) Entity Framework
5 4 (2.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (2.67%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (2.67%) RESTful
6 3 (2.00%) HTML
7 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.33%) Django
7 2 (1.33%) Flask
7 2 (1.33%) React
7 2 (1.33%) REST
7 2 (1.33%) Web Services
8 1 (0.67%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.67%) Spring Cloud
8 1 (0.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.33%) PACS
4 7 (4.67%) CCTV
4 7 (4.67%) User Experience
5 5 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.00%) SystemC
6 3 (2.00%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.33%) LIMS
7 2 (1.33%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.33%) Social Media
8 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.67%) Blog
8 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.00%) Windows
2 6 (4.00%) Android
2 6 (4.00%) Linux
3 3 (2.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.33%) Project Delivery
3 26 (17.33%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (12.67%) Project Management
5 16 (10.67%) ITIL
6 14 (9.33%) Mentoring
6 14 (9.33%) Statistical Analysis
6 14 (9.33%) Workshop Facilitation
7 13 (8.67%) Coaching
7 13 (8.67%) DevOps
8 12 (8.00%) Analytics
8 12 (8.00%) Decision-Making
8 12 (8.00%) Programme Management
9 11 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 10 (6.67%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.00%) ETL
11 9 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.33%) Business Analysis
12 8 (5.33%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.33%) SQL
2 13 (8.67%) C#
2 13 (8.67%) Python
3 8 (5.33%) Java
3 8 (5.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.67%) Go
4 4 (2.67%) Ruby
5 3 (2.00%) C
5 3 (2.00%) VBA
6 2 (1.33%) R
7 1 (0.67%) PHP
7 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (9.33%) DBS Check
1 14 (9.33%) Degree
2 5 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.00%) CCNP
4 3 (2.00%) MBA
5 2 (1.33%) CCNA
5 2 (1.33%) MCSA
5 2 (1.33%) MCSE
5 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.00%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.33%) COBIT
3 5 (3.33%) PMO
4 4 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 17025
4 4 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (2.00%) HL7
6 2 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.33%) DICOM
6 2 (1.33%) GDPR
6 2 (1.33%) SLA
7 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (6.00%) Docker
2 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.67%) Puppet
2 5 (3.33%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.67%) Ansible
3 4 (2.67%) Consul
3 4 (2.67%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (2.67%) FTK
3 4 (2.67%) Grafana
3 4 (2.67%) Graphite
3 4 (2.67%) Nagios
3 4 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.67%) Opsview
3 4 (2.67%) Packer
3 4 (2.67%) Salt
3 4 (2.67%) Terraform
3 4 (2.67%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.67%) Apple
3 4 (2.67%) Cellebrite
3 4 (2.67%) Nuix
4 3 (2.00%) Cerner
4 3 (2.00%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.00%) Cognos
4 3 (2.00%) Tableau
5 2 (1.33%) Cisco
5 2 (1.33%) Oracle
5 2 (1.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.33%) VMware
6 1 (0.67%) Facebook
6 1 (0.67%) Google
6 1 (0.67%) Samsung
6 1 (0.67%) Spotify