Period
to 21 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Documentation Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Documentation Skills over the 6 months to 21 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Documentation Skills
England > South East
6 months to
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 351 244 354
Rank change year-on-year -107 +110 -74
Permanent jobs citing Documentation Skills 97 56 159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 0.70% 0.63%
As % of the General category 1.00% 1.65% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 66 49 131
10th Percentile £32,563 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £33,772
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -15.00%
75th Percentile £62,688 £55,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £69,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -3.85%

Documentation Skills 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 9,676 3,399 12,269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 53.78% 42.54% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5,723 2,668 9,373
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +6.48% +3.40%

Documentation Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Documentation Skills in the South East

Documentation Skills
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Documentation Skills in the South East

Documentation Skills
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Documentation Skills in the South East over the 6 months to 21 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Documentation Skills in the South East

Documentation Skills
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 Documentation Skills within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Thames Valley -81 32 £61,250 +28.95% 9
Berkshire -47 28 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Hampshire -113 28 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Surrey -67 20 £59,000 -12.59% 2
East Sussex -36 7 £33,250 -26.11% 1
Kent -42 5 £37,000 -12.94% 1
West Sussex -14 4 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Buckinghamshire -69 4 £62,500 +43.68% 4
Documentation Skills
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2021, IT jobs citing Documentation Skills 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 Documentation Skills.

1 55 (56.70%) Social Skills
2 39 (40.21%) Microsoft
3 27 (27.84%) SQL
4 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (24.74%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (23.71%) Degree
7 21 (21.65%) Project Management
8 20 (20.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (18.56%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (18.56%) Azure
10 17 (17.53%) Finance
11 16 (16.49%) Windows
11 16 (16.49%) PowerShell
11 16 (16.49%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (15.46%) Presentation Skills
12 15 (15.46%) Power Platform
12 15 (15.46%) Linux
12 15 (15.46%) Firewall
13 14 (14.43%) ITIL
13 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
14 13 (13.40%) Analytical Thinking
14 13 (13.40%) Microsoft 365
14 13 (13.40%) Analytics
14 13 (13.40%) Mentoring
15 12 (12.37%) Self-Motivation
15 12 (12.37%) Technical Leadership
15 12 (12.37%) VMware
15 12 (12.37%) CRM
15 12 (12.37%) Service Management
16 11 (11.34%) Oracle

Documentation Skills
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 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.15%) SAS
3 4 (4.12%) Confluence
4 3 (3.09%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) NetSuite
1 4 (4.12%) OPENHousing
2 2 (2.06%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.56%) Azure
2 15 (15.46%) Power Platform
3 13 (13.40%) Microsoft 365
4 9 (9.28%) PowerApps
5 5 (5.15%) AWS
5 5 (5.15%) OneDrive
5 5 (5.15%) Yammer
6 4 (4.12%) SaaS
7 3 (3.09%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (3.09%) GCP
7 3 (3.09%) Serverless
8 2 (2.06%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.06%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.06%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (2.06%) Azure Logic Apps
8 2 (2.06%) Azure Service Bus
9 1 (1.03%) Azure App Service
9 1 (1.03%) Azure Service Fabric
9 1 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.46%) Firewall
2 9 (9.28%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.25%) GSM
3 8 (8.25%) VPN
4 7 (7.22%) DHCP
4 7 (7.22%) DNS
5 6 (6.19%) FTP
5 6 (6.19%) SAN
6 5 (5.15%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (5.15%) LAN
6 5 (5.15%) WAN
7 4 (4.12%) SSL
8 3 (3.09%) Internet
8 3 (3.09%) Network Security
9 1 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.03%) MPLS
9 1 (1.03%) SD-WAN
9 1 (1.03%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (8.25%) MySQL
2 7 (7.22%) Power BI
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.15%) Data Lake
4 4 (4.12%) EDRMS
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.12%) Star Schema
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.03%) QlikView
7 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.03%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) JIRA
2 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.06%) Postman
4 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.06%) TestCafe
4 2 (2.06%) TestComplete
4 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 1 (1.03%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.03%) MorphX
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 55 (56.70%) Social Skills
2 24 (24.74%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (17.53%) Finance
4 15 (15.46%) Presentation Skills
5 8 (8.25%) Aerospace
6 6 (6.19%) Telecoms
7 5 (5.15%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 5 (5.15%) Organisational Skills
8 4 (4.12%) Influencing Skills
8 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
9 3 (3.09%) Banking
9 3 (3.09%) Electronics
9 3 (3.09%) Financial Institution
9 3 (3.09%) Local Government
10 2 (2.06%) Games
11 1 (1.03%) Automotive
11 1 (1.03%) Billing
11 1 (1.03%) Legal
11 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.56%) Analyst
2 9 (9.28%) Support Engineer
3 7 (7.22%) Security Engineer
4 6 (6.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (6.19%) Developer
5 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (5.15%) Consultant
5 5 (5.15%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 5 (5.15%) Data Analyst
5 5 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (5.15%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) Coordinator
6 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.12%) Report Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) ServiceNow Developer
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Data Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) .NET
2 8 (8.25%) REST
3 6 (6.19%) CSS
3 6 (6.19%) HTML
3 6 (6.19%) Web Services
4 5 (5.15%) SAML
5 4 (4.12%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.12%) JDBC
5 4 (4.12%) JSON
5 4 (4.12%) LDAP
5 4 (4.12%) ODBC
5 4 (4.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.06%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.06%) GraphQL
7 2 (2.06%) XML
8 1 (1.03%) COM
8 1 (1.03%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
2 12 (12.37%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.15%) Podcast
5 4 (4.12%) CMDB
5 4 (4.12%) Legacy Systems
5 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.09%) Blog
7 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.06%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.03%) ASIC
8 1 (1.03%) Clustering
8 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.03%) Handset
8 1 (1.03%) Shadow IT
8 1 (1.03%) User Experience
8 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Windows
2 15 (15.46%) Linux
3 4 (4.12%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.09%) Android
5 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.03%) CentOS
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.65%) Project Management
3 20 (20.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (18.56%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (16.49%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (14.43%) ITIL
7 13 (13.40%) Analytical Thinking
7 13 (13.40%) Analytics
7 13 (13.40%) Mentoring
8 12 (12.37%) CRM
8 12 (12.37%) Service Management
8 12 (12.37%) Technical Leadership
9 11 (11.34%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (10.31%) Change Management
10 10 (10.31%) Computer Science
10 10 (10.31%) Project Delivery
11 9 (9.28%) Coaching
11 9 (9.28%) Decision-Making
11 9 (9.28%) DevOps
11 9 (9.28%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.84%) SQL
2 16 (16.49%) PowerShell
3 10 (10.31%) C#
4 8 (8.25%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.25%) Python
5 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.09%) C
6 3 (3.09%) Perl
7 2 (2.06%) Java
7 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.03%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.03%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.03%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.03%) C++
8 1 (1.03%) Delphi
8 1 (1.03%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.03%) PHP
8 1 (1.03%) VB
8 1 (1.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 23 (23.71%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) CGEIT
2 8 (8.25%) CISA
2 8 (8.25%) CRISC
3 7 (7.22%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.19%) PMI Certification
4 6 (6.19%) PMP
5 4 (4.12%) CCNP
5 4 (4.12%) CEH
5 4 (4.12%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.12%) CISM
5 4 (4.12%) CISSP
5 4 (4.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.06%) ISEB
6 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (8.25%) COBIT
2 8 (8.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 8 (8.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (7.22%) RMADS
4 6 (6.19%) QA
5 4 (4.12%) PMO
6 1 (1.03%) GDPR
6 1 (1.03%) HL7
6 1 (1.03%) NIST
6 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.15%) vSphere
3 4 (4.12%) Firmware
4 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) PowerCLI
1 5 (5.15%) Terraform
2 4 (4.12%) Ansible
2 4 (4.12%) SCCM
2 4 (4.12%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (3.09%) SCOM
4 1 (1.03%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 39 (40.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.37%) VMware
3 11 (11.34%) Oracle
4 4 (4.12%) Capita
4 4 (4.12%) Castleton
4 4 (4.12%) Civica
4 4 (4.12%) Palo Alto
4 4 (4.12%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.09%) Cadence
5 3 (3.09%) Cisco
5 3 (3.09%) Citrix
6 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.06%) LexisNexis
6 2 (2.06%) SAP
7 1 (1.03%) Databricks
7 1 (1.03%) F5
7 1 (1.03%) Netskope
7 1 (1.03%) Splunk
7 1 (1.03%) Zerto
7 1 (1.03%) Zscaler