Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > North West
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 52 64
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 731 676 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.52% 5.19% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.16% 5.66% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 635 531 404
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,600 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,368 £64,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

Mentoring is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,213 11,945 11,406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.04% 91.64% 91.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8,195 9,512 9,505
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Mentoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in the North West

Mentoring
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Mentoring in the North West

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in the North West over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Mentoring in the North West

Mentoring
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 Mentoring within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Manchester +20 541 £45,000 -10.00% 93
Cheshire +3 78 £50,000 +1.01% 21
Lancashire +17 71 £49,638 +41.82% 8
Merseyside -3 35 £48,000 -1.03% 11
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Mentoring 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 North West region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 343 (46.92%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (31.74%) SQL
3 210 (28.73%) Coaching
4 198 (27.09%) Finance
5 196 (26.81%) Linux
6 183 (25.03%) Windows
6 183 (25.03%) Microsoft
7 158 (21.61%) VMware
8 136 (18.60%) Information Security
9 135 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 134 (18.33%) Web Development
11 125 (17.10%) Management Information System
11 125 (17.10%) JavaScript
12 123 (16.83%) GDPR
13 122 (16.69%) Java
14 120 (16.42%) Cisco
15 117 (16.01%) Network Security
16 116 (15.87%) DevOps
17 112 (15.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 111 (15.18%) Legal
18 111 (15.18%) Data Protection
19 110 (15.05%) SIEM
20 109 (14.91%) Software Engineering
20 109 (14.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 108 (14.77%) Vulnerability Management
22 107 (14.64%) Wi-Fi
22 107 (14.64%) CISSP
23 106 (14.50%) Disaster Recovery
24 104 (14.23%) PCI DSS
25 102 (13.95%) SANS

Mentoring
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 28 (3.83%) Apache
2 20 (2.74%) IIS
3 18 (2.46%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.19%) Apache Solr
5 14 (1.92%) Confluence
5 14 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.78%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.23%) Skype for Business
8 7 (0.96%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.82%) Drupal
10 5 (0.68%) Marvel
10 5 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.68%) WordPress
11 4 (0.55%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.41%) CMS
12 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.41%) nginx
13 2 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 112 (15.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 17 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.82%) InVision
4 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.50%) Magento
2 6 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.55%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (0.27%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 101 (13.82%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (7.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (3.42%) SaaS
4 21 (2.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 21 (2.87%) Office 365
5 18 (2.46%) GitHub
6 15 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 6 (0.82%) Slack
9 5 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (0.68%) Serverless
10 4 (0.55%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.55%) PaaS
11 3 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.41%) IaaS
11 3 (0.41%) npm
12 2 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 117 (16.01%) Network Security
2 107 (14.64%) Wi-Fi
3 41 (5.61%) Firewall
4 28 (3.83%) DNS
5 25 (3.42%) LAN
6 24 (3.28%) WAN
7 19 (2.60%) TCP/IP
8 16 (2.19%) DHCP
9 15 (2.05%) SAN
10 14 (1.92%) HTTP
11 11 (1.50%) Internet
12 10 (1.37%) BGP
12 10 (1.37%) OSPF
12 10 (1.37%) SSL
12 10 (1.37%) VPN
13 9 (1.23%) NX-OS
13 9 (1.23%) SMTP
14 8 (1.09%) Wireless
15 7 (0.96%) BIG-IP
15 7 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 70 (9.58%) MySQL
3 39 (5.34%) Big Data
4 33 (4.51%) NoSQL
5 31 (4.24%) Relational Database
6 29 (3.97%) MongoDB
7 26 (3.56%) Hadoop
8 24 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (1.64%) Redis
13 11 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
15 7 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (0.68%) Amazon Aurora
16 5 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 5 (0.68%) Apache Hive
16 5 (0.68%) HBase
Development Applications
1 87 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 51 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 23 (3.15%) JIRA
4 21 (2.87%) gulp
5 15 (2.05%) Selenium
5 15 (2.05%) Visual Studio
6 14 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (1.37%) Grunt
8 10 (1.37%) JMeter
9 9 (1.23%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.96%) GitLab
10 7 (0.96%) HP UFT
10 7 (0.96%) Vagrant
10 7 (0.96%) WebDriver
11 6 (0.82%) Burp Suite
11 6 (0.82%) LoadRunner
11 6 (0.82%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.68%) CA Release Automation
12 5 (0.68%) Hudson
General
1 198 (27.09%) Finance
2 111 (15.18%) Legal
3 35 (4.79%) Retail
4 33 (4.51%) Marketing
5 26 (3.56%) Electronics
6 25 (3.42%) Advertising
7 23 (3.15%) Banking
8 17 (2.33%) Military
9 12 (1.64%) Games
9 12 (1.64%) Law
10 11 (1.50%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.82%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.68%) Automotive
14 4 (0.55%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.14%) Front Office
15 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 148 (20.25%) Developer
2 141 (19.29%) Analyst
3 116 (15.87%) Senior Analyst
4 105 (14.36%) Security Analyst
5 101 (13.82%) Senior Security Analyst
6 100 (13.68%) IT Analyst
6 100 (13.68%) IT Security Analyst
6 100 (13.68%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 54 (7.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 50 (6.84%) DevOps Engineer
9 47 (6.43%) Senior Developer
10 42 (5.75%) Support Engineer
11 34 (4.65%) Software Engineer
12 30 (4.10%) Lead Developer
13 29 (3.97%) .NET Developer
14 28 (3.83%) Infrastructure Support
14 28 (3.83%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 26 (3.56%) C# Developer
16 25 (3.42%) Service Manager
17 23 (3.15%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (13.27%) HTML
2 80 (10.94%) .NET
3 79 (10.81%) CSS
4 69 (9.44%) AngularJS
5 67 (9.17%) Spring
6 64 (8.76%) Web Services
7 54 (7.39%) React
8 46 (6.29%) Node.js
9 45 (6.16%) ASP.NET
10 29 (3.97%) HTML5
11 24 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (2.87%) Ajax
12 21 (2.87%) jQuery
12 21 (2.87%) Kafka
12 21 (2.87%) XML
13 20 (2.74%) REST
14 18 (2.46%) .NET Framework
15 17 (2.33%) JAX-RS
16 15 (2.05%) J2EE
16 15 (2.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 125 (17.10%) Management Information System
2 101 (13.82%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 90 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (4.65%) User Experience
5 24 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
7 17 (2.33%) Cloud Native
8 16 (2.19%) Data Centre
9 13 (1.78%) Fintech
10 12 (1.64%) Smart Meter
11 11 (1.50%) NHS
12 8 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.09%) Public Cloud
13 7 (0.96%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (0.82%) Mobile App
15 5 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 5 (0.68%) Graphic Design
15 5 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
15 5 (0.68%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 196 (26.81%) Linux
2 183 (25.03%) Windows
3 49 (6.70%) Windows Server
4 39 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (2.46%) Windows 10
8 17 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.50%) Unix
10 7 (0.96%) Android
10 7 (0.96%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.68%) CentOS
11 5 (0.68%) pSOS
12 4 (0.55%) Debian
12 4 (0.55%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.41%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.14%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (46.92%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (28.73%) Coaching
3 136 (18.60%) Information Security
4 134 (18.33%) Web Development
5 116 (15.87%) DevOps
6 111 (15.18%) Data Protection
7 110 (15.05%) SIEM
8 109 (14.91%) Software Engineering
9 108 (14.77%) Vulnerability Management
10 106 (14.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 102 (13.95%) Business Continuity
11 102 (13.95%) Due Diligence
11 102 (13.95%) Scenario Testing
12 100 (13.68%) Penetration Testing
12 100 (13.68%) Risk Analysis
12 100 (13.68%) Threat Analysis
13 97 (13.27%) TDD
14 91 (12.45%) Test Automation
15 81 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
15 81 (11.08%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 232 (31.74%) SQL
2 125 (17.10%) JavaScript
3 122 (16.69%) Java
4 98 (13.41%) C#
5 69 (9.44%) Python
6 54 (7.39%) PHP
7 25 (3.42%) Bash Shell
8 20 (2.74%) Ruby
8 20 (2.74%) T-SQL
9 19 (2.60%) C++
10 17 (2.33%) PowerShell
11 15 (2.05%) R
12 14 (1.92%) Go
12 14 (1.92%) TypeScript
13 13 (1.78%) Scala
14 10 (1.37%) Perl
15 4 (0.55%) C
15 4 (0.55%) VB
15 4 (0.55%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.41%) ES6
Qualifications
1 107 (14.64%) CISSP
2 102 (13.95%) SANS
3 100 (13.68%) CREST Certified
4 59 (8.07%) Degree
5 19 (2.60%) Security Cleared
6 17 (2.33%) CCNP
6 17 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.50%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.37%) CCNA
8 10 (1.37%) MCSE
9 9 (1.23%) DV Cleared
9 9 (1.23%) RHCE
9 9 (1.23%) RHCSA
9 9 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (1.09%) CCIE
10 8 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.82%) CISM
11 6 (0.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (16.83%) GDPR
2 109 (14.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 104 (14.23%) PCI DSS
4 30 (4.10%) QA
5 10 (1.37%) PMO
6 8 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 6 (0.82%) WCAG
9 4 (0.55%) COBIT
10 3 (0.41%) SLA
11 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.27%) Web Application Security Consortium
12 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 135 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (8.76%) Docker
3 43 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 14 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.50%) vSphere
5 11 (1.50%) XenApp
5 11 (1.50%) XenDesktop
6 10 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.82%) vCloud
7 6 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.68%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.55%) Firmware
10 2 (0.27%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.14%) KVM
11 1 (0.14%) pfSense
11 1 (0.14%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 72 (9.85%) Puppet
2 44 (6.02%) Ansible
3 37 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (3.83%) Kubernetes
5 23 (3.15%) Terraform
6 22 (3.01%) Docker Swarm
7 16 (2.19%) SCCM
8 14 (1.92%) Grafana
8 14 (1.92%) Mesos
8 14 (1.92%) Packer
9 9 (1.23%) Consul
9 9 (1.23%) Graphite
9 9 (1.23%) Prometheus
10 8 (1.09%) Nagios
11 7 (0.96%) Nessus
12 5 (0.68%) Opsview
12 5 (0.68%) Salt
12 5 (0.68%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.55%) SCOM
14 3 (0.41%) vMotion
Vendors
1 183 (25.03%) Microsoft
2 158 (21.61%) VMware
3 120 (16.42%) Cisco
4 35 (4.79%) Red Hat
5 20 (2.74%) Oracle
6 18 (2.46%) HP
7 15 (2.05%) Meraki
8 14 (1.92%) Atlassian
9 13 (1.78%) Citrix
10 11 (1.50%) CheckPoint
10 11 (1.50%) SAP
10 11 (1.50%) SolarWinds
11 10 (1.37%) Google
12 9 (1.23%) F5
13 7 (0.96%) Cloudera
13 7 (0.96%) NetApp
13 7 (0.96%) Xamarin
14 6 (0.82%) BMC
14 6 (0.82%) Ivanti
14 6 (0.82%) Splunk