The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England / North West
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 204 171
Rank change year-on-year -22 -33  
Permanent jobs citing NHS 28 26 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.45% 0.46% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 1.16% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 78
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% +9.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £20,828
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +16.66%  

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2574 2246 2529
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 41.04% 39.38% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2070 1878 2007
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

NHS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for NHS in the North West

NHS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in the North West over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for NHS in the North West

NHS
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 NHS within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Manchester -6 14 £42,500 +18.88% 7
Merseyside -2 8 £30,000 +46.34%
Lancashire +1 3 £35,000 +14.91%
Cheshire -4 3 £25,000 -47.36% 2
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 North West region with a requirement for NHS.

1 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.80%) ITIL
3 22 (30.99%) PRINCE2
3 22 (30.99%) Service Management
3 22 (30.99%) ITSM
3 22 (30.99%) Programme Management
3 22 (30.99%) Video Conferencing
3 22 (30.99%) Data Protection
3 22 (30.99%) Service Design
4 17 (23.94%) Finance
4 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
4 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Excel
5 14 (19.72%) Active Directory
6 13 (18.31%) DHCP
6 13 (18.31%) DNS
6 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Office
6 13 (18.31%) Driving Licence
7 12 (16.90%) SQL
7 12 (16.90%) Firewall
8 11 (15.49%) WLAN
8 11 (15.49%) WAN
8 11 (15.49%) VLAN
9 10 (14.08%) Business Development
9 10 (14.08%) Network Security
9 10 (14.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
11 8 (11.27%) VBA
11 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis
11 8 (11.27%) AirWatch
11 8 (11.27%) BYOD

NHS
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 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.41%) InDesign
4 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) IaaS
1 4 (5.63%) PaaS
2 2 (2.82%) Office 365
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) DHCP
1 13 (18.31%) DNS
2 12 (16.90%) Firewall
3 11 (15.49%) VLAN
3 11 (15.49%) WAN
3 11 (15.49%) WLAN
4 10 (14.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (14.08%) Network Security
5 7 (9.86%) Internet
6 5 (7.04%) SAN
7 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.41%) LAN
8 1 (1.41%) VoIP
8 1 (1.41%) VPN
8 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) Big Data
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Automotive
2 5 (7.04%) Marketing
2 5 (7.04%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (12.68%) Business Development Manager
1 9 (12.68%) Business Manager
1 9 (12.68%) Development Manager
1 9 (12.68%) Implementation Manager
2 8 (11.27%) Analyst
2 8 (11.27%) IT Manager
3 7 (9.86%) Developer
3 7 (9.86%) Software Developer
3 7 (9.86%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) Implementation Project Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (8.45%) Project Implementation Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Security Specialist
5 5 (7.04%) NHS Project Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Trainer
6 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (5.63%) IT Development Manager
6 4 (5.63%) IT Security Specialist
6 4 (5.63%) Supplier Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) HTML
2 5 (7.04%) .NET
3 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.41%) CSS
3 1 (1.41%) HTML5
3 1 (1.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.99%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (18.31%) Driving Licence
3 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
4 8 (11.27%) BYOD
5 6 (8.45%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.82%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.41%) iPad
8 1 (1.41%) Life Science
8 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
3 4 (5.63%) OpenVMS
3 4 (5.63%) Solaris
3 4 (5.63%) Unix
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.80%) ITIL
3 22 (30.99%) Data Protection
3 22 (30.99%) ITSM
3 22 (30.99%) PRINCE2
3 22 (30.99%) Programme Management
3 22 (30.99%) Service Design
3 22 (30.99%) Service Management
4 10 (14.08%) Business Development
5 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis
5 8 (11.27%) Waterfall
6 6 (8.45%) DNA
6 6 (8.45%) Front End Development
6 6 (8.45%) Mobile Development
6 6 (8.45%) SDLC
6 6 (8.45%) Security Management
7 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.63%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (5.63%) Open Source
8 4 (5.63%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 8 (11.27%) VBA
3 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.63%) Java
5 3 (4.23%) C#
5 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.41%) MCP
2 1 (1.41%) MCSA
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.41%) vSphere
3 1 (1.41%) XenApp
3 1 (1.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) AirWatch
1 8 (11.27%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) NetApp
2 6 (8.45%) Remedy
3 4 (5.63%) VMware
4 2 (2.82%) Alteryx
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco
4 2 (2.82%) Tableau
5 1 (1.41%) Adobe
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix
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