Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Benchmarking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Benchmarking over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 491 533 604
Rank change year-on-year +42 +71 -103
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 46 60 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 28
South East median annual salary £60,000 £53,750 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.63% -8.51% -38.16%
10th Percentile £33,125 £32,875 £29,975
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,175 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% -21.43% +16.67%

Benchmarking 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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26983 30553 37260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.47% 87.40% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22199 25337 30803
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Benchmarking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in the South East

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking in the South East.

Salary trend for Benchmarking in the South East

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Benchmarking in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Benchmarking in the South East

Benchmarking
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 Benchmarking within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Surrey - 17 £57,500 - 2
Thames Valley +6 13 £65,000 +33.33% 3
Hampshire +8 11 £27,500 -26.67% 1
Berkshire +18 9 £65,000 +8.33% 2
West Sussex -1 4 £61,500 +36.67%
Oxfordshire - 4 £58,750 - 1
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Benchmarking
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Benchmarking 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 South East region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 17 (36.96%) Management Information System
2 12 (26.09%) Finance
3 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (21.74%) Programme Delivery
4 10 (21.74%) SaaS
4 10 (21.74%) SuccessFactors
4 10 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (21.74%) Oracle
4 10 (21.74%) SLA
4 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.74%) MCIPD
4 10 (21.74%) Degree
5 9 (19.57%) Linux
5 9 (19.57%) ITIL
5 9 (19.57%) Unix
5 9 (19.57%) Change Management
6 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 8 (17.39%) SQL
6 8 (17.39%) Information Security
7 7 (15.22%) TDD
7 7 (15.22%) Banking
7 7 (15.22%) Mathematics
7 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
7 7 (15.22%) Perl
7 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
7 7 (15.22%) Project Management
8 6 (13.04%) Process Improvement
8 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.87%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 5 (10.87%) Planning and Forecasting

Benchmarking
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 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.35%) GemFire
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) SaaS
1 10 (21.74%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (8.70%) GitHub
3 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.35%) PaaS
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (8.70%) ATM
2 4 (8.70%) SAN
3 1 (2.17%) FCoE
3 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Big Data
2 4 (8.70%) Ingres
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (6.52%) HBase
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) Parquet
5 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.17%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.70%) Gradle
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) GDB
2 3 (6.52%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.35%) IntelliJ
3 2 (4.35%) JUnit
3 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Marketing
4 4 (8.70%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Head of Delivery
2 5 (10.87%) IT Director
3 4 (8.70%) Administrator
3 4 (8.70%) DBA
3 4 (8.70%) Developer
3 4 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (8.70%) Pricing Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Technical Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
4 3 (6.52%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (6.52%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Senior DBA
4 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Flash
1 4 (8.70%) JSON
1 4 (8.70%) Kafka
1 4 (8.70%) Middleware
1 4 (8.70%) Spring
1 4 (8.70%) WSH
2 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.52%) LAMP
2 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Avro
3 2 (4.35%) RESTful
3 2 (4.35%) Spring Boot
3 2 (4.35%) Spring Integration
4 1 (2.17%) J2EE
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Management Information System
2 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.87%) Replication
5 4 (8.70%) Clustering
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (8.70%) Virtual Team
6 3 (6.52%) ASIC
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (4.35%) Fintech
8 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.17%) Celerra
8 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
8 1 (2.17%) CMDB
8 1 (2.17%) EMC VNX
8 1 (2.17%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Linux
1 9 (19.57%) Unix
2 4 (8.70%) CentOS
2 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Solaris
3 3 (6.52%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (21.74%) Programme Delivery
2 9 (19.57%) Change Management
2 9 (19.57%) ITIL
3 8 (17.39%) Information Security
4 7 (15.22%) Mathematics
4 7 (15.22%) Project Management
4 7 (15.22%) TDD
5 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.04%) Process Improvement
6 5 (10.87%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 5 (10.87%) Contact Management
6 5 (10.87%) OOP
6 5 (10.87%) Planning and Forecasting
6 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.87%) Product Management
6 5 (10.87%) Resource Management
6 5 (10.87%) Supply Chain Management
7 4 (8.70%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) Perl
3 5 (10.87%) Python
4 4 (8.70%) AWK
4 4 (8.70%) Bourne shell
4 4 (8.70%) Java
4 4 (8.70%) Korn
4 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.70%) VBScript
5 3 (6.52%) Assembly Language
5 3 (6.52%) C
5 3 (6.52%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.35%) R
6 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
1 10 (21.74%) MCIPD
2 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (8.70%) RHCE
3 4 (8.70%) RHCSA
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.17%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.17%) OCA
5 1 (2.17%) OCP
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) SLA
2 3 (6.52%) JTAG
2 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) GlusterFS
1 4 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (6.52%) Firmware
2 3 (6.52%) HDFS
3 2 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle ZFS
1 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 4 (8.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (6.52%) Ansible
3 2 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Brocade
2 5 (10.87%) EMC
2 5 (10.87%) HP
2 5 (10.87%) SAP
3 4 (8.70%) Actian
3 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (8.70%) StorageTek
3 4 (8.70%) Sun
3 4 (8.70%) Veritas
3 4 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Isilon
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Remedy