Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
England > South East
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 498 507 609
Rank change year-on-year +9 +102 -58
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 47 49 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.16% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 26
South East median annual salary £47,500 £51,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.32% -10.87% -4.17%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,425 £41,250
90th Percentile £68,500 £71,175 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £56,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -4.00%

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 27,739 27,286 35,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.65% 87.20% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22,915 22,340 30,193
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 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
Surrey - 20 £40,000 - 1
Thames Valley -9 12 £57,500 +35.29% 5
Hampshire -15 9 £27,500 -42.71%
Oxfordshire - 8 £57,500 - 3
Berkshire -8 4 - - 2
West Sussex -1 3 £61,500 +23.00% 1
Kent +21 2 £47,500 -13.64%
East Sussex -22 1 £65,000 +6.12%
Benchmarking
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking.

1 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Finance
3 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (23.40%) SuccessFactors
4 11 (23.40%) Programme Delivery
4 11 (23.40%) MCIPD
4 11 (23.40%) SaaS
5 10 (21.28%) TDD
6 9 (19.15%) Marketing
7 8 (17.02%) Degree
7 8 (17.02%) Banking
7 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
7 8 (17.02%) SQL
7 8 (17.02%) Unix
7 8 (17.02%) Linux
7 8 (17.02%) OOP
8 7 (14.89%) Windows
8 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
8 7 (14.89%) Perl
8 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
8 7 (14.89%) Product Management
9 6 (12.77%) Selenium
9 6 (12.77%) Retail
9 6 (12.77%) Business Development
9 6 (12.77%) C#
9 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (12.77%) ATM
9 6 (12.77%) SLA
9 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (12.77%) AngularJS

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 (8.51%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.26%) GemFire
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.51%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) SaaS
1 11 (23.40%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (8.51%) GitHub
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.26%) PaaS
5 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) ATM
2 4 (8.51%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (6.38%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) FCoE
4 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.51%) Big Data
4 3 (6.38%) HBase
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.26%) Parquet
6 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Selenium
2 4 (8.51%) GDB
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.51%) Gradle
2 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.26%) IntelliJ
3 2 (4.26%) JUnit
3 2 (4.26%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Marketing
3 8 (17.02%) Banking
4 6 (12.77%) Retail
5 2 (4.26%) Games
5 2 (4.26%) Law
6 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Head of Delivery
2 6 (12.77%) Applications Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Applications Support
2 6 (12.77%) Applications Support Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Technical Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Firmware Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Pricing Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Business Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Data Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Product Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Product Manager
5 2 (4.26%) User Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
2 5 (10.64%) Flash
3 4 (8.51%) JSON
3 4 (8.51%) Kafka
3 4 (8.51%) Middleware
3 4 (8.51%) Spring
4 3 (6.38%) LAMP
4 3 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Avro
5 2 (4.26%) RESTful
5 2 (4.26%) Spring Boot
5 2 (4.26%) Spring Integration
6 1 (2.13%) J2EE
6 1 (2.13%) REST
6 1 (2.13%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) ASIC
4 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (8.51%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (8.51%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.26%) Fintech
5 2 (4.26%) User Experience
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.13%) Celerra
6 1 (2.13%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.13%) CMDB
6 1 (2.13%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.13%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
1 8 (17.02%) Unix
2 7 (14.89%) Windows
3 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.38%) CentOS
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.38%) Solaris
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) Programme Delivery
3 10 (21.28%) TDD
4 8 (17.02%) OOP
5 7 (14.89%) Product Management
6 6 (12.77%) Business Development
7 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (10.64%) Mathematics
7 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.51%) BDD
8 4 (8.51%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
8 4 (8.51%) ITIL
8 4 (8.51%) Matrix Management
8 4 (8.51%) Pricing Strategy
8 4 (8.51%) Product Marketing
8 4 (8.51%) Prototyping
8 4 (8.51%) Revenue Recognition
8 4 (8.51%) Scrum
8 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.51%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) Perl
2 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
3 6 (12.77%) C#
4 4 (8.51%) C
4 4 (8.51%) C++
4 4 (8.51%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) Python
5 3 (6.38%) AWK
5 3 (6.38%) Bourne shell
5 3 (6.38%) Korn
6 2 (4.26%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) MCIPD
2 8 (17.02%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) RHCE
3 3 (6.38%) RHCSA
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 4 (8.51%) JTAG
3 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Firmware
2 3 (6.38%) GlusterFS
2 3 (6.38%) HDFS
2 3 (6.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (4.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Ansible
1 3 (6.38%) NetBackup
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (6.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (4.26%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Brocade
1 4 (8.51%) EMC
1 4 (8.51%) HP
1 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (8.51%) SAP
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.38%) StorageTek
2 3 (6.38%) Sun
2 3 (6.38%) Veritas
2 3 (6.38%) VMware
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Isilon
4 1 (2.13%) Remedy