Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England > North West
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 274 224
Rank change year-on-year +23 -50 +20
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 105 105 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.93% 0.80% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.87% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 61 82 120
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -8.24%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,750 £55,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,093
% change year-on-year +14.29% +11.48% +4.65%

Statistics 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 10,270 12,014 11,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.05% 91.65% 91.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8,240 9,576 9,451
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 £25,625
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%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in the North West

Statistics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Statistics in the North West

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in the North West over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Statistics in the North West

Statistics
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 Statistics within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 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 +12 67 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Merseyside +16 18 £22,000 -32.31% 3
Lancashire +5 10 £42,500 +36.00% 1
Cheshire +8 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 48 (45.71%) ITIL
2 41 (39.05%) Incident Management
3 40 (38.10%) Problem Management
3 40 (38.10%) SQL
3 40 (38.10%) Service Management
4 26 (24.76%) Cisco
4 26 (24.76%) T-SQL
4 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
4 26 (24.76%) Telecoms
5 23 (21.90%) Change Management
5 23 (21.90%) Network+ Certification
5 23 (21.90%) Huawei
5 23 (21.90%) Knowledge Management
5 23 (21.90%) Fortinet
5 23 (21.90%) Mathematics
6 22 (20.95%) Windows
6 22 (20.95%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 21 (20.00%) VMware
7 21 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (18.10%) Firewall
8 19 (18.10%) Active Directory
9 18 (17.14%) SAN
9 18 (17.14%) Management Information System
9 18 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (17.14%) Analytics
9 18 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (17.14%) Virtual Servers
10 17 (16.19%) SharePoint

Statistics
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 17 (16.19%) SharePoint
2 16 (15.24%) Skype for Business
3 15 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 8 (7.62%) Apache Spark
4 8 (7.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.81%) Apache Pig
5 4 (3.81%) SAS
6 1 (0.95%) Jupyter
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.86%) SPSS
5 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.95%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.95%) Stata
5 1 (0.95%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.90%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (1.90%) Office 365
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon SageMaker
3 1 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.10%) Firewall
2 18 (17.14%) SAN
3 7 (6.67%) Internet
4 5 (4.76%) ADSL
5 3 (2.86%) DHCP
5 3 (2.86%) DNS
5 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.90%) SMS
6 2 (1.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 21 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (9.52%) Data Mining
4 9 (8.57%) Hadoop
5 7 (6.67%) Power BI
5 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.76%) Apache Hive
6 5 (4.76%) Big Data
6 5 (4.76%) OLAP
7 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.81%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.86%) HBase
8 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.90%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.90%) QlikView
9 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.95%) CA Release Automation
General
1 26 (24.76%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.62%) Finance
3 6 (5.71%) Marketing
4 2 (1.90%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Back Office
5 1 (0.95%) Billing
5 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Law
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (40.95%) Analyst
2 31 (29.52%) Service Analyst
2 31 (29.52%) Service Desk Analyst
3 19 (18.10%) Developer
4 18 (17.14%) Server Analyst
5 17 (16.19%) SQL Developer
6 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
7 12 (11.43%) Data Scientist
7 12 (11.43%) Service Desk Engineer
8 10 (9.52%) Service Desk Support
9 8 (7.62%) SSIS Developer
10 7 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (5.71%) ICT Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) Test Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) T-SQL Developer
12 5 (4.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
12 5 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (4.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 5 (4.76%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (2.86%) CSS
2 3 (2.86%) HTML
2 3 (2.86%) jQuery
2 3 (2.86%) Kafka
2 3 (2.86%) NumPy
2 3 (2.86%) TensorFlow
3 2 (1.90%) Flash
3 2 (1.90%) Pandas
3 2 (1.90%) SciPy
3 2 (1.90%) Web Services
4 1 (0.95%) D3.js
4 1 (0.95%) Keras
4 1 (0.95%) MXNet
4 1 (0.95%) Node.js
4 1 (0.95%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.95%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 7 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.90%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.95%) Fintech
6 1 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.95%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.95%) Windows
2 21 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.71%) ITIL
2 41 (39.05%) Incident Management
3 40 (38.10%) Problem Management
3 40 (38.10%) Service Management
4 23 (21.90%) Change Management
4 23 (21.90%) Knowledge Management
4 23 (21.90%) Mathematics
5 22 (20.95%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (17.14%) Analytics
6 18 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (15.24%) Configuration Management
8 14 (13.33%) Data Science
9 13 (12.38%) Machine Learning
10 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (11.43%) Visualisation
11 11 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.57%) Data Visualisation
14 8 (7.62%) Data Analytics
14 8 (7.62%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.10%) SQL
2 26 (24.76%) T-SQL
3 14 (13.33%) Python
4 13 (12.38%) R
5 4 (3.81%) C
5 4 (3.81%) C++
5 4 (3.81%) Java
5 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.81%) MATLAB
5 4 (3.81%) VBA
6 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (21.90%) Network+ Certification
2 16 (15.24%) Degree
3 8 (7.62%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.67%) PhD
5 5 (4.76%) CCNA
5 5 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.76%) Master's Degree
6 3 (2.86%) ISEB
6 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.90%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.95%) CISA
8 1 (0.95%) CISM
8 1 (0.95%) CISSP
8 1 (0.95%) CRISC
8 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.71%) SLA
3 4 (3.81%) GDPR
4 3 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.90%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 19 (18.10%) Active Directory
2 18 (17.14%) Virtual Servers
2 18 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.95%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Oozie
Vendors
1 26 (24.76%) Cisco
2 23 (21.90%) Fortinet
2 23 (21.90%) Huawei
3 21 (20.00%) VMware
4 14 (13.33%) Remedy
5 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.81%) Google
6 4 (3.81%) Tableau
7 3 (2.86%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (2.86%) SAP
7 3 (2.86%) Splunk
7 3 (2.86%) Veeam
8 2 (1.90%) Cadence
8 2 (1.90%) Virgin Media
9 1 (0.95%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.95%) Lavastorm
9 1 (0.95%) Sage
9 1 (0.95%) Teradata