Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 254 259
Rank change year-on-year +36 +5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 149 113 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.20% 0.88% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.96% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 120 84 56
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £16,250 £22,825 £24,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £49,875
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%

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 11,331 11,766 10,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.46% 91.26% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9,124 9,646 8,460
North West median annual salary £44,750 £40,100 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.60% +0.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +21 84 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Cheshire +7 36 £25,000 -41.18% 3
Merseyside +21 20 £28,250 -37.22% 3
Lancashire -3 8 £43,750 +16.67% 2
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 74 (49.66%) ITIL
2 66 (44.30%) SQL
3 60 (40.27%) Service Management
4 53 (35.57%) Problem Management
5 51 (34.23%) SQL Server
6 44 (29.53%) Incident Management
7 43 (28.86%) Change Management
8 41 (27.52%) Network+ Certification
8 41 (27.52%) Cisco
8 41 (27.52%) Fortinet
8 41 (27.52%) Knowledge Management
9 37 (24.83%) Telecoms
10 36 (24.16%) Microsoft
10 36 (24.16%) T-SQL
10 36 (24.16%) Windows
11 34 (22.82%) Python
11 34 (22.82%) Finance
11 34 (22.82%) Huawei
12 33 (22.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 30 (20.13%) VBA
14 29 (19.46%) Management Information System
14 29 (19.46%) Data Science
15 28 (18.79%) R
15 28 (18.79%) CCNA
15 28 (18.79%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (18.79%) Cisco Certification
16 27 (18.12%) Configuration Management
16 27 (18.12%) Active Directory
16 27 (18.12%) Machine Learning
16 27 (18.12%) Windows Server

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 18 (12.08%) IIS
2 14 (9.40%) SharePoint
3 12 (8.05%) Skype for Business
4 11 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (7.38%) MS Exchange
4 11 (7.38%) SAS
5 4 (2.68%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.01%) Jupyter
6 3 (2.01%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.67%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (2.68%) SPSS
3 1 (0.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (10.07%) Elite 3E
1 15 (10.07%) Workfront
2 3 (2.01%) FastStats
3 1 (0.67%) BPCS
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.67%) Magento
3 1 (0.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.34%) IaaS
3 2 (1.34%) PaaS
4 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.67%) Office 365
4 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.37%) Internet
2 7 (4.70%) Firewall
3 6 (4.03%) ADSL
4 5 (3.36%) SAN
5 2 (1.34%) LAN
5 2 (1.34%) WAN
5 2 (1.34%) WLAN
6 1 (0.67%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (34.23%) SQL Server
2 33 (22.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (12.75%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (11.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (8.72%) Data Mining
6 11 (7.38%) OLAP
6 11 (7.38%) OLAP Cube
6 11 (7.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (6.04%) Hadoop
8 7 (4.70%) Big Data
8 7 (4.70%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.03%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 6 (4.03%) SAS EBI
9 6 (4.03%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 6 (4.03%) Star Schema
10 4 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.68%) MySQL
10 4 (2.68%) QlikView
10 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (2.01%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (10.07%) JIRA
2 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.68%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.67%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.67%) RStudio
General
1 37 (24.83%) Telecoms
2 34 (22.82%) Finance
3 13 (8.72%) Marketing
4 11 (7.38%) Banking
5 4 (2.68%) Electronics
6 3 (2.01%) Games
7 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.34%) Law
7 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.67%) Legal
8 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (38.93%) Analyst
2 46 (30.87%) Service Analyst
2 46 (30.87%) Service Desk Analyst
3 32 (21.48%) Developer
4 27 (18.12%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 27 (18.12%) Data Scientist
5 21 (14.09%) Telecoms Analyst
6 16 (10.74%) Applications Support
7 15 (10.07%) Applications Developer
8 11 (7.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 11 (7.38%) SSIS Developer
8 11 (7.38%) SSRS Developer
9 10 (6.71%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (6.71%) Service Desk Support
10 9 (6.04%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (6.04%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.04%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
11 8 (5.37%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 7 (4.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 7 (4.70%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.75%) .NET
2 15 (10.07%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.68%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (2.68%) TensorFlow
3 4 (2.68%) Web Services
4 3 (2.01%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.01%) CSS
4 3 (2.01%) HTML
5 2 (1.34%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.34%) Spring
6 1 (0.67%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (0.67%) D3.js
6 1 (0.67%) Kafka
6 1 (0.67%) Laravel
6 1 (0.67%) Node.js
6 1 (0.67%) NumPy
6 1 (0.67%) Pandas
6 1 (0.67%) React
6 1 (0.67%) SciPy
6 1 (0.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.46%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.38%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.70%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.70%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.03%) Mainframe
5 6 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.34%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.34%) Replication
7 2 (1.34%) Social Gaming
8 1 (0.67%) Animation
8 1 (0.67%) CMDB
8 1 (0.67%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.67%) Online Games
8 1 (0.67%) Photography
8 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.16%) Windows
2 27 (18.12%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.70%) Linux
3 7 (4.70%) Unix
4 1 (0.67%) CentOS
4 1 (0.67%) Debian
4 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (49.66%) ITIL
2 60 (40.27%) Service Management
3 53 (35.57%) Problem Management
4 44 (29.53%) Incident Management
5 43 (28.86%) Change Management
6 41 (27.52%) Knowledge Management
7 29 (19.46%) Data Science
8 28 (18.79%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (18.12%) Configuration Management
9 27 (18.12%) Machine Learning
10 26 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (16.78%) Mathematics
12 22 (14.77%) Analytics
13 20 (13.42%) Visualisation
14 19 (12.75%) Data Visualisation
15 18 (12.08%) Data Analytics
15 18 (12.08%) ETL
16 17 (11.41%) CRM
17 16 (10.74%) Disaster Recovery
18 15 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (44.30%) SQL
2 36 (24.16%) T-SQL
3 34 (22.82%) Python
4 30 (20.13%) VBA
5 28 (18.79%) R
6 12 (8.05%) MATLAB
7 11 (7.38%) C++
7 11 (7.38%) PowerShell
8 9 (6.04%) Java
9 8 (5.37%) Scala
10 7 (4.70%) C
11 6 (4.03%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (27.52%) Network+ Certification
2 28 (18.79%) CCNA
2 28 (18.79%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (12.75%) Degree
4 15 (10.07%) MCP
4 15 (10.07%) MCSA
4 15 (10.07%) MCSE
4 15 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (8.05%) PhD
6 8 (5.37%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.36%) Master's Degree
7 5 (3.36%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.67%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.67%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.72%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.68%) SLA
3 2 (1.34%) GCP
3 2 (1.34%) QA
4 1 (0.67%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (18.12%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.36%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) Marathon
1 2 (1.34%) Oozie
2 1 (0.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (27.52%) Cisco
1 41 (27.52%) Fortinet
2 36 (24.16%) Microsoft
3 34 (22.82%) Huawei
4 19 (12.75%) Oracle
5 17 (11.41%) SAP
6 15 (10.07%) Intapp
6 15 (10.07%) Reuters
7 12 (8.05%) Remedy
8 5 (3.36%) Capita
8 5 (3.36%) Tableau
8 5 (3.36%) VMware
9 2 (1.34%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.34%) Google
10 1 (0.67%) Citrix
10 1 (0.67%) Infor
10 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.67%) Minitab
10 1 (0.67%) Splunk
10 1 (0.67%) Zend