The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 229 248
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19  
Permanent jobs citing GIS 12 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.57% 0.61% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 6
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,722 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £40,734 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +5.00%  

GIS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 2107 1818 2263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.29% 31.67% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1798 1566 1919
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing GIS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in the North West

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Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS in the North West.

Salary trend for GIS in the North West

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Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GIS in the North West

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Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +16 10 £55,000 -
Manchester -28 2 £53,750 +53.57% 3
GIS
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing GIS 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 North West region with a requirement for GIS.

1 24 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (48.89%) Information Security
3 19 (42.22%) Banking
4 16 (35.56%) Risk Management
5 15 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 15 (33.33%) Line Management
6 14 (31.11%) Finance
7 13 (28.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (28.89%) Linux
8 12 (26.67%) Unix
9 11 (24.44%) Process Management
9 11 (24.44%) AIX
9 11 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (24.44%) Splunk
9 11 (24.44%) ServiceNow
9 11 (24.44%) Compliance Management
10 8 (17.78%) Project Management
10 8 (17.78%) Financial Institution
10 8 (17.78%) Corporate Banking
11 7 (15.56%) CISSP
11 7 (15.56%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (13.33%) SAP
13 5 (11.11%) ABAP
13 5 (11.11%) MySQL
13 5 (11.11%) MVC
13 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
13 5 (11.11%) SAP BW
13 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (8.89%) Ethical Hacking
14 4 (8.89%) Google

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (8.89%) Drupal
1 4 (8.89%) SilverStripe
1 4 (8.89%) Smallworld
2 3 (6.67%) SAP Portal
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Sentinel
2 1 (2.22%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.22%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.22%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) MySQL
1 5 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) Ant
3 2 (4.44%) AppScan
3 2 (4.44%) sqlmap
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) TestRail
General
1 19 (42.22%) Banking
2 14 (31.11%) Finance
3 8 (17.78%) Corporate Banking
3 8 (17.78%) Financial Institution
4 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 4 (8.89%) Advertising
5 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Security Technician
2 10 (22.22%) Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.89%) GIS Manager
4 4 (8.89%) SAP BW Developer
4 4 (8.89%) SAP Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Telecoms Manager
5 3 (6.67%) ABAP Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Risk Manager
7 1 (2.22%) SAP CO Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Google Maps API
1 4 (8.89%) jQuery
1 4 (8.89%) Laravel
1 4 (8.89%) Leaflet
1 4 (8.89%) Symfony
1 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (6.67%) BAPI
2 3 (6.67%) REST
2 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) JMS
4 1 (2.22%) OpenID
4 1 (2.22%) SAML
4 1 (2.22%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (2.22%) SOAP
4 1 (2.22%) Spring
4 1 (2.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) FMCG
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Contactless
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) Unix
3 11 (24.44%) AIX
3 11 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.67%) Windows
5 2 (4.44%) Android
5 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (48.89%) Information Security
3 16 (35.56%) Risk Management
4 15 (33.33%) Line Management
5 13 (28.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (24.44%) Compliance Management
6 11 (24.44%) Process Management
7 8 (17.78%) Project Management
8 7 (15.56%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.11%) MVC
10 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.89%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (8.89%) Service Management
10 4 (8.89%) Web Development
11 3 (6.67%) Data Acquisition
11 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.67%) ITIL
11 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) ABAP
2 4 (8.89%) Perl
2 4 (8.89%) PHP
2 4 (8.89%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) SAPscript
4 2 (4.44%) C
4 2 (4.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) CISSP
2 4 (8.89%) CISM
3 3 (6.67%) CISA
3 3 (6.67%) PMP
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (2.22%) CEH
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CRISC
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) PMO
2 2 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) COBIT
3 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) ServiceNow
1 11 (24.44%) Splunk
2 6 (13.33%) SAP
3 4 (8.89%) Google
3 4 (8.89%) Zend
4 2 (4.44%) IBM
4 2 (4.44%) NCR
5 1 (2.22%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
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