Period
to 15 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 6 months to 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 224 250 344
Rank change year-on-year +26 +94 +64
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 98 266 186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.99% 1.14% 0.70%
As % of the General category 3.23% 3.55% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 126 127
Median annual salary £52,500 £49,120 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% +3.41% -5.00%
10th Percentile £41,050 £23,000 £26,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -7.22%

Aerospace is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,038 7,496 8,583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.70% 32.15% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,238 5,563 6,641
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Aerospace as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in the South East

Aerospace
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Aerospace in the South East.

Salary trend for Aerospace in the South East

Aerospace
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Aerospace in the South East over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Aerospace in the South East

Aerospace
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 January 2021. 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
Hampshire +10 76 £47,750 -4.50% 15
Thames Valley +90 8 £60,000 +26.32% 7
East Sussex +38 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Surrey +75 6 £65,000 +10.64% 2
Oxfordshire +37 6 - - 2
Berkshire +67 1 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Buckinghamshire +45 1 £40,000 +18.52% 3
Kent +20 1 - -
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, IT jobs citing Aerospace 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 South East region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 44 (44.90%) Problem-Solving
2 31 (31.63%) Degree
3 28 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 21 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
5 17 (17.35%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (16.33%) Python
7 15 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 14 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (13.27%) Military
9 13 (13.27%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (12.24%) Cisco
10 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
11 11 (11.22%) Workflow
11 11 (11.22%) Finance
11 11 (11.22%) Project Management
12 10 (10.20%) SQL
12 10 (10.20%) Test Automation
13 9 (9.18%) JIRA
13 9 (9.18%) Windows
14 8 (8.16%) Risk Management
14 8 (8.16%) Information Security
14 8 (8.16%) Validation
14 8 (8.16%) Programme Management
14 8 (8.16%) Commercial Awareness
14 8 (8.16%) Collaborative Working
14 8 (8.16%) Mentoring
15 7 (7.14%) Security Operations
15 7 (7.14%) Analytics

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (4.08%) Confluence
2 3 (3.06%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.02%) FrameMaker
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) AWS
1 4 (4.08%) Azure
2 2 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.04%) Basecamp
2 2 (2.04%) Trello
3 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.02%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) LAN
2 6 (6.12%) Internet
3 4 (4.08%) WAN
3 4 (4.08%) Wireshark
4 3 (3.06%) DNS
4 3 (3.06%) Firewall
4 3 (3.06%) Network Security
5 2 (2.04%) DHCP
5 2 (2.04%) DKIM
5 2 (2.04%) DMARC
5 2 (2.04%) FTP
5 2 (2.04%) Skype
5 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.04%) VPN
5 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.02%) HTTP
6 1 (1.02%) Intranet
6 1 (1.02%) SMTP
6 1 (1.02%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) Data Mining
1 2 (2.04%) Tableau
2 1 (1.02%) Big Data
2 1 (1.02%) MySQL
2 1 (1.02%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (9.18%) JIRA
2 3 (3.06%) eggPlant
2 3 (3.06%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.04%) NUnit
3 2 (2.04%) Postman
3 2 (2.04%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.04%) TestRail
3 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (13.27%) Military
2 11 (11.22%) Finance
3 7 (7.14%) Legal
4 5 (5.10%) Avionics
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Law
6 2 (2.04%) Police
7 1 (1.02%) Automotive
7 1 (1.02%) Electronics
7 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (15.31%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (10.20%) Analyst
3 9 (9.18%) Architect
4 6 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.10%) Associate Engineer
5 5 (5.10%) Data Architect
5 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 5 (5.10%) IT Manager
6 4 (4.08%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.08%) QA Leader
6 4 (4.08%) QA Team Leader
6 4 (4.08%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.06%) Consultant
7 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.06%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (3.06%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.06%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.06%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (3.06%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) REST
1 2 (2.04%) SOAP
1 2 (2.04%) XML
2 1 (1.02%) .NET
2 1 (1.02%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 13 (13.27%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.12%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (5.10%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.10%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (5.10%) Robotics
5 4 (4.08%) PMI
6 3 (3.06%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (3.06%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.04%) User Experience
7 2 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.02%) CCTV
8 1 (1.02%) Clustering
8 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.02%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) Linux
3 3 (3.06%) CentOS
3 3 (3.06%) Unix
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.90%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (17.35%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (11.22%) Project Management
5 11 (11.22%) Workflow
6 10 (10.20%) Test Automation
7 8 (8.16%) Collaborative Working
7 8 (8.16%) Commercial Awareness
7 8 (8.16%) Information Security
7 8 (8.16%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.16%) Programme Management
7 8 (8.16%) Risk Management
7 8 (8.16%) Validation
8 7 (7.14%) Analytics
8 7 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.14%) Information Assurance
8 7 (7.14%) Security Operations
8 7 (7.14%) Service Management
8 7 (7.14%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.33%) Python
2 10 (10.20%) SQL
3 7 (7.14%) C++
4 6 (6.12%) Perl
5 5 (5.10%) C
5 5 (5.10%) R
6 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.04%) C#
8 1 (1.02%) Java
8 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.02%) Lua
8 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.02%) PHP
8 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (31.63%) Degree
2 28 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 14 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.14%) PMI Certification
5 6 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.10%) HNC
6 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.08%) ISTQB
8 3 (3.06%) CCDP
8 3 (3.06%) CCIE
8 3 (3.06%) CISM
8 3 (3.06%) CISSP
8 3 (3.06%) HND
8 3 (3.06%) ISEB
8 3 (3.06%) LPIC
8 3 (3.06%) MCSE
8 3 (3.06%) OSCP
8 3 (3.06%) PMP
8 3 (3.06%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (2.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) GDPR
1 7 (7.14%) QA
2 6 (6.12%) RMADS
3 4 (4.08%) NIST
4 3 (3.06%) NCSC
4 3 (3.06%) SLA
5 2 (2.04%) Def Stans
5 2 (2.04%) NEBOSH
5 2 (2.04%) PMO
6 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (1.02%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.02%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.04%) vSphere
4 1 (1.02%) Firmware
4 1 (1.02%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (3.06%) Nmap
2 2 (2.04%) Nagios
2 2 (2.04%) Terraform
3 1 (1.02%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.24%) Cisco
3 7 (7.14%) VMware
4 3 (3.06%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.06%) Splunk
5 2 (2.04%) Alteryx
5 2 (2.04%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.02%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.02%) Citrix
6 1 (1.02%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.02%) SAP