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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 428 442
Rank change year-on-year +55 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 19 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.098% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 24
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £36,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.63% +3.52%  

Benchmarking is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12755 15932 18407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.84% 86.67% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10537 13367 14718
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Berkshire +21 5 £24,500 -51.00% 1
Hampshire - 5 £55,000 -
Surrey - 5 £52,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £52,500 -27.58%
Oxfordshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £62,500 - 1
Benchmarking
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Apache
2 13 (37.14%) Degree
3 12 (34.29%) JSON
3 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
3 12 (34.29%) Unix
3 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
4 11 (31.43%) QA
5 10 (28.57%) TDD
5 10 (28.57%) Java
6 9 (25.71%) Middleware
6 9 (25.71%) Project Management
6 9 (25.71%) Spring
6 9 (25.71%) Hadoop
6 9 (25.71%) BDD
6 9 (25.71%) HBase
6 9 (25.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (25.71%) Kafka
6 9 (25.71%) GitHub
6 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
6 9 (25.71%) Gradle
6 9 (25.71%) HDFS
6 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
6 9 (25.71%) Virtual Team
6 9 (25.71%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
7 8 (22.86%) SQL
7 8 (22.86%) MySQL
8 7 (20.00%) Red Hat

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 13 (37.14%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) Apache Spark
2 4 (11.43%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (11.43%) GemFire
2 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) GitHub
2 4 (11.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) SAN
2 3 (8.57%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (8.57%) LDAP
2 3 (8.57%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Hadoop
1 9 (25.71%) HBase
2 8 (22.86%) MySQL
3 5 (14.29%) Parquet
4 4 (11.43%) Apache Hive
4 4 (11.43%) OLTP
5 3 (8.57%) phpMyAdmin
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.71%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (5.71%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.71%) Gradle
2 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
3 4 (11.43%) JUnit
4 1 (2.86%) GDB
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) JMeter
4 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.86%) NeoLoad
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Billing
3 2 (5.71%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) French Language
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Analytics Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Bid Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Business Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Customer Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Customer Services Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) JSON
2 9 (25.71%) Kafka
2 9 (25.71%) Middleware
2 9 (25.71%) Spring
3 5 (14.29%) Apache Avro
3 5 (14.29%) HTML
3 5 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (14.29%) REST
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) J2EE
4 4 (11.43%) jQuery
4 4 (11.43%) ODBC
4 4 (11.43%) SOAP
4 4 (11.43%) Spark Streaming
4 4 (11.43%) Spring Batch
4 4 (11.43%) Spring Boot
4 4 (11.43%) Spring Integration
5 3 (8.57%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 3 (8.57%) Twig
5 3 (8.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Linux Command Line
1 9 (25.71%) Virtual Team
2 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) Replication
4 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.86%) ASIC
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.86%) Social Media
6 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Unix
3 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.57%) CentOS
4 3 (8.57%) Solaris
5 2 (5.71%) Windows
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) TDD
3 9 (25.71%) BDD
3 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
3 9 (25.71%) Project Management
4 6 (17.14%) Service Management
5 5 (14.29%) Change Management
5 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (14.29%) Scrum
5 5 (14.29%) Software Deployment
6 4 (11.43%) Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) API Design
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
6 4 (11.43%) System Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Validation
6 4 (11.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
2 10 (28.57%) Java
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) Perl
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
5 3 (8.57%) AWK
5 3 (8.57%) Bourne shell
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) Korn
6 1 (2.86%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) OCA
2 3 (8.57%) OCP
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (8.57%) RHCE
2 3 (8.57%) RHCSA
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.86%) CIPD
4 1 (2.86%) MBA
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
2 5 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (2.86%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 9 (25.71%) HDFS
2 3 (8.57%) GlusterFS
2 3 (8.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (8.57%) cPanel
2 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (8.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) HP
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) Brocade
4 3 (8.57%) EMC
4 3 (8.57%) StorageTek
4 3 (8.57%) Sun
4 3 (8.57%) Veritas
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
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