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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 217 230
Rank change year-on-year -35 +13  
Permanent jobs citing GIS 23 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.36% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.98% 1.13% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 17
Median salary £44,250 £45,829 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% +19.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,858 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £36,598 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.87% -13.88%  

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 2355 1767 2273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.88% 31.58% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2013 1534 1940
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,875
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -8 20 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Manchester -33 3 £35,000 -
GIS
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (63.16%) Risk Management
1 24 (63.16%) Information Security
2 23 (60.53%) Finance
3 17 (44.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (36.84%) CISSP
4 14 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (28.95%) Firewall
6 10 (26.32%) SQL
7 9 (23.68%) Windows
7 9 (23.68%) CISA
7 9 (23.68%) CISM
8 8 (21.05%) Banking
9 7 (18.42%) Network Security
9 7 (18.42%) Open Source
9 7 (18.42%) Project Management
10 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.79%) Contactless
11 5 (13.16%) FortiGate
11 5 (13.16%) Ethical Hacking
11 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
11 5 (13.16%) Service Management
11 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
11 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
11 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (13.16%) SLA
11 5 (13.16%) Unix
11 5 (13.16%) Juniper
11 5 (13.16%) Middleware
12 4 (10.53%) Python

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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 (10.53%) Drupal
2 1 (2.63%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Sentinel
2 1 (2.63%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.63%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.63%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) Network Security
3 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) DMZ
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Spatial Data
2 2 (5.26%) Maltego
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) AppScan
1 2 (5.26%) sqlmap
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (60.53%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
3 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Consultant
2 5 (13.16%) Head of Engineering
2 5 (13.16%) Security Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Security Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Firewall Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Compliance Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Designer
6 1 (2.63%) Head of Security
6 1 (2.63%) Information Strategy Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Security Designer
6 1 (2.63%) Strategy Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Middleware
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) Google Maps API
3 1 (2.63%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) Laravel
3 1 (2.63%) Leaflet
3 1 (2.63%) OLE
3 1 (2.63%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (2.63%) Symfony
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Contactless
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (5.26%) Cybercrime
3 2 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Unix
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Information Security
1 24 (63.16%) Risk Management
2 17 (44.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (18.42%) Open Source
4 7 (18.42%) Project Management
5 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (13.16%) Service Management
6 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.53%) IT Strategy
7 4 (10.53%) Line Management
7 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Security Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Wealth Management
8 3 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) Python
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
5 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.63%) ABAP
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) CISSP
2 9 (23.68%) CISA
2 9 (23.68%) CISM
3 3 (7.89%) PMP
4 2 (5.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CRISC
5 1 (2.63%) CEH
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) MCP
5 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) PMO
3 1 (2.63%) COBIT
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.26%) Graphite
2 2 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (5.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
1 5 (13.16%) Juniper
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) NCR
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) Palantir
3 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) McAfee
4 1 (2.63%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.63%) Symantec
4 1 (2.63%) Zend
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