The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 186 169 148
Rank change year-on-year -17 -21  
Permanent jobs citing NHS 16 11 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.41% 0.33% 1.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 0.81% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 41
Median salary £45,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.76% +1.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,016 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.03% +6.66%  

NHS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1669 1354 1376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 42.83% 40.14% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1124 1101
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing NHS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Manchester

NHS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for NHS in Manchester

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing NHS 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 Manchester region with a requirement for NHS.

1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 14 (31.82%) Service Management
3 12 (27.27%) ITSM
3 12 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 12 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 12 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
3 12 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 12 (27.27%) Service Design
4 10 (22.73%) Driving Licence
5 9 (20.45%) VLAN
5 9 (20.45%) DHCP
5 9 (20.45%) DNS
5 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
5 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
5 9 (20.45%) Firewall
6 8 (18.18%) WLAN
6 8 (18.18%) WAN
6 8 (18.18%) Network Security
6 8 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
7 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
7 7 (15.91%) MS Office
7 7 (15.91%) SQL
7 7 (15.91%) VBA
8 6 (13.64%) HTML
8 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 6 (13.64%) DNA
8 6 (13.64%) Remedy
8 6 (13.64%) Automotive

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) IaaS
1 2 (4.55%) PaaS
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) DHCP
1 9 (20.45%) DNS
1 9 (20.45%) Firewall
1 9 (20.45%) VLAN
2 8 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (18.18%) Network Security
2 8 (18.18%) WAN
2 8 (18.18%) WLAN
3 6 (13.64%) Internet
4 2 (4.55%) LAN
4 2 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Big Data
General
1 6 (13.64%) Automotive
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Marketing
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Implementation Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Developer
2 6 (13.64%) Implementation Project Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Mobile Developer
2 6 (13.64%) Project Implementation Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Business Development Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Business Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Development Manager
3 5 (11.36%) NHS Project Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Security Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Supplier Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) IT Security Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Network Security Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Security Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) HTML
2 4 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (22.73%) Driving Licence
3 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
4 4 (9.09%) BYOD
4 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.55%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
1 2 (4.55%) OpenVMS
1 2 (4.55%) Solaris
1 2 (4.55%) Unix
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 14 (31.82%) Service Management
3 12 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 12 (27.27%) ITSM
3 12 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 12 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 12 (27.27%) Service Design
4 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
4 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
5 6 (13.64%) Business Development
5 6 (13.64%) DNA
5 6 (13.64%) Front End Development
5 6 (13.64%) Mobile Development
5 6 (13.64%) Security Management
6 5 (11.36%) SDLC
7 4 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (9.09%) Open Source
8 3 (6.82%) Information Security
8 3 (6.82%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
1 7 (15.91%) VBA
2 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) MCP
2 1 (2.27%) MCSA
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) vSphere
2 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) AirWatch
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Remedy
3 3 (6.82%) NetApp
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix