Period
to 24 January 2018

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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > London
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 663 610 608
Rank change year-on-year -53 -2 +57
Permanent jobs citing NHS 160 206 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.29% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.63% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 145 178 225
London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -3.85%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,749 £69,900
England median annual salary £44,471 £45,000 £40,457
% change year-on-year -1.18% +11.23% -8.05%

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 33,676 32,556 40,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.06% 45.96% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25,971 27,497 33,292
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,604 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +2.86% +1.82%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,975 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +7.61%

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 24 January 2018.

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 24 January 2018. 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 -18 26 £50,000 +19.05% 10
West London +2 10 £50,250 -6.94% 11
South London - 2 £56,500 - 3
North London -8 1 £31,500 -41.67%
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, 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 40 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (23.13%) Analytics
3 36 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (19.38%) Finance
5 29 (18.13%) SQL
6 28 (17.50%) SQL Server
7 27 (16.88%) Microsoft
7 27 (16.88%) Data Modelling
8 26 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (14.38%) SDLC
12 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Excel
13 18 (11.25%) Power BI
14 17 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (10.63%) Oracle
14 17 (10.63%) Business Analysis
15 16 (10.00%) PowerPivot
16 15 (9.38%) Machine Learning
16 15 (9.38%) Big Data
16 15 (9.38%) Hadoop
16 15 (9.38%) Relational Database
16 15 (9.38%) Data Analysis
17 14 (8.75%) Open Source
18 13 (8.13%) Information Governance
18 13 (8.13%) Apache Spark
18 13 (8.13%) Project Management
19 12 (7.50%) ERP
19 12 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 12 (7.50%) Azure Machine Learning

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 13 (8.13%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.25%) Confluence
3 2 (1.25%) Drupal
3 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.25%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.25%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.88%) SPSS
4 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.63%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.63%) HipChat
5 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Magento
1 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.50%) Azure Machine Learning
2 12 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (7.50%) SaaS
3 7 (4.38%) Office 365
4 3 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.88%) PaaS
5 2 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) SMS
2 5 (3.13%) DHCP
2 5 (3.13%) Firewall
3 4 (2.50%) DNS
3 4 (2.50%) LAN
3 4 (2.50%) VoIP
4 3 (1.88%) Skype
4 3 (1.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.88%) WAN
5 2 (1.25%) SAN
5 2 (1.25%) Wireless
6 1 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.63%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.63%) Internet
6 1 (0.63%) Intranet
6 1 (0.63%) Network Security
6 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (11.25%) Power BI
5 16 (10.00%) PowerPivot
6 15 (9.38%) Big Data
6 15 (9.38%) Hadoop
6 15 (9.38%) Relational Database
7 12 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (3.13%) MySQL
10 3 (1.88%) Electronic Patient Records
10 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.88%) QlikView
10 3 (1.88%) Redis
11 2 (1.25%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.25%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.13%) JIRA
2 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.25%) Selenium
2 2 (1.25%) Zephyr
3 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.63%) Bower
3 1 (0.63%) Grunt
3 1 (0.63%) PhpStorm
3 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (19.38%) Finance
2 11 (6.88%) Back Office
2 11 (6.88%) Marketing
3 8 (5.00%) Law
4 6 (3.75%) Legal
5 4 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.88%) Electronics
6 3 (1.88%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.88%) Retail
7 2 (1.25%) Banking
7 2 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Local Government
8 1 (0.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (17.50%) Analyst
2 26 (16.25%) Developer
3 19 (11.88%) Consultant
4 17 (10.63%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 14 (8.75%) Business Analyst
6 12 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 10 (6.25%) Agile Developer
7 10 (6.25%) SQL Developer
8 9 (5.63%) Information Analyst
8 9 (5.63%) Product Manager
9 8 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 8 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (3.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (3.75%) ETL Developer
10 6 (3.75%) Senior Business Analyst
10 6 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (3.75%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.75%) SSRS Developer
10 6 (3.75%) Tableau Developer
10 6 (3.75%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (5.63%) .NET
3 6 (3.75%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.75%) MDX
4 5 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (3.13%) Redux
5 3 (1.88%) J2EE
6 2 (1.25%) CSS
6 2 (1.25%) HTML
6 2 (1.25%) jQuery
6 2 (1.25%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.63%) Behat
7 1 (0.63%) LAMP
7 1 (0.63%) LESS
7 1 (0.63%) OAuth
7 1 (0.63%) RESTful
7 1 (0.63%) Sass
7 1 (0.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (1.88%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.88%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.25%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.25%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.25%) Life Science
6 2 (1.25%) PMI
6 2 (1.25%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.63%) Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) Handset
7 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.88%) Windows
2 5 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.50%) Linux
4 3 (1.88%) Android
4 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.25%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (23.13%) Analytics
3 36 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (16.88%) Data Modelling
5 23 (14.38%) SDLC
6 17 (10.63%) Business Analysis
7 15 (9.38%) Data Analysis
7 15 (9.38%) Machine Learning
8 14 (8.75%) Open Source
9 13 (8.13%) Information Governance
9 13 (8.13%) Project Management
10 12 (7.50%) ERP
11 10 (6.25%) Information Security
12 9 (5.63%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (5.63%) ETL
12 9 (5.63%) Software Engineering
12 9 (5.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
13 8 (5.00%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.13%) SQL
2 11 (6.88%) T-SQL
3 10 (6.25%) Ruby
4 8 (5.00%) C#
5 6 (3.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 6 (3.75%) Java
5 6 (3.75%) VBA
6 5 (3.13%) C
6 5 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.50%) Elixir
7 4 (2.50%) Python
7 4 (2.50%) R
8 3 (1.88%) C++
8 3 (1.88%) PHP
9 1 (0.63%) Go
9 1 (0.63%) Rust
9 1 (0.63%) Scala
9 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (6.88%) Degree
2 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.50%) MBA
3 4 (2.50%) MCSA
3 4 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.88%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.88%) PMP
4 3 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.25%) CISA
5 2 (1.25%) CISSP
5 2 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.25%) ISEB
5 2 (1.25%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.25%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.25%) MCITP
5 2 (1.25%) MCSE
6 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.63%) CCNP
6 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.75%) GDPR
2 6 (3.75%) QA
3 4 (2.50%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.25%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.25%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.25%) PMO
5 1 (0.63%) FISMA
5 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.75%) Docker
3 4 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.63%) SCCM
1 1 (0.63%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.63%) Oracle
3 9 (5.63%) Tableau
4 6 (3.75%) SAP
5 5 (3.13%) VMware
6 4 (2.50%) Cisco
7 3 (1.88%) Cerner
8 2 (1.25%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (1.25%) Google
8 2 (1.25%) Juniper
8 2 (1.25%) Meraki
8 2 (1.25%) New Relic
9 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.63%) F5
9 1 (0.63%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.63%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.63%) Teradata
9 1 (0.63%) Veeam
9 1 (0.63%) Verint
9 1 (0.63%) Xerox