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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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Documentation Skills
England > South East
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 336 298 337
Rank change year-on-year -38 +39 -8
Permanent jobs citing Documentation Skills 137 70 91
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.69% 0.53% 0.52%
As % of the General category 1.17% 1.09% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 106 47 74
10th Percentile £45,250 £31,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £46,500 £32,625 £40,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.21% -3.64% +4.76%

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 11,743 6,441 8,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 59.02% 48.64% 49.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6,462 4,492 6,556
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,007 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,875 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.75% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £81,700 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Surrey -39 43 £60,000 +44.58% 4
Hampshire -24 39 £47,000 -14.55% 8
Thames Valley -32 33 £58,750 +38.24% 12
West Sussex +16 15 £65,000 +30.00%
Buckinghamshire -40 15 £55,000 +69.23% 5
Berkshire -16 11 £60,000 -20.00% 2
Oxfordshire -33 7 £49,000 +15.29% 5
Kent -51 3 £55,000 +53.85% 2
East Sussex -12 1 £60,000 +80.45%
Documentation Skills
England

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 62 (45.26%) Social Skills
2 59 (43.07%) Agile
3 50 (36.50%) Microsoft
4 43 (31.39%) Windows
5 39 (28.47%) Finance
6 35 (25.55%) AWS
7 34 (24.82%) Azure
8 32 (23.36%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (20.44%) VMware
10 27 (19.71%) ITIL
11 26 (18.98%) Presentation Skills
11 26 (18.98%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (18.25%) Customer Requirements
12 25 (18.25%) Git (software)
13 24 (17.52%) JavaScript
13 24 (17.52%) Citrix
13 24 (17.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (16.79%) Firewall
15 22 (16.06%) Internet
15 22 (16.06%) Degree
15 22 (16.06%) PowerShell
16 21 (15.33%) Software Engineering
17 20 (14.60%) SQL
17 20 (14.60%) Microsoft 365
17 20 (14.60%) Cybersecurity
17 20 (14.60%) Windows Server
18 19 (13.87%) Linux
18 19 (13.87%) IBM
19 18 (13.14%) Software Testing
19 18 (13.14%) Analytics

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 9 (6.57%) Apache
1 9 (6.57%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.11%) Confluence
3 1 (0.73%) IIS
3 1 (0.73%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (25.55%) AWS
2 34 (24.82%) Azure
3 20 (14.60%) Microsoft 365
4 17 (12.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 13 (9.49%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (8.76%) Amazon S3
7 11 (8.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 11 (8.03%) Power Platform
8 10 (7.30%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (7.30%) IaaS
8 10 (7.30%) PaaS
9 5 (3.65%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (3.65%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (3.65%) OneDrive
9 5 (3.65%) PowerApps
10 3 (2.19%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 3 (2.19%) SaaS
11 2 (1.46%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.79%) Firewall
2 22 (16.06%) Internet
3 15 (10.95%) DNS
4 14 (10.22%) DHCP
5 13 (9.49%) IPsec
5 13 (9.49%) LAN
5 13 (9.49%) VPN
5 13 (9.49%) WAN
5 13 (9.49%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (8.03%) RS-232
7 9 (6.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 9 (6.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (5.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (5.84%) FabricPath
8 8 (5.84%) FCoE
8 8 (5.84%) HTTP
8 8 (5.84%) MPLS
8 8 (5.84%) Multicast
8 8 (5.84%) SD-WAN
8 8 (5.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.49%) MySQL
2 9 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (5.84%) MariaDB
3 8 (5.84%) Redis
3 8 (5.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.11%) Power BI
5 6 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.65%) Big Data
7 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.19%) Data Lake
8 3 (2.19%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.19%) InfluxDB
8 3 (2.19%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.19%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.19%) OLAP
8 3 (2.19%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.73%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (18.25%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.14%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.30%) TeamCity
4 8 (5.84%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (5.11%) JIRA
6 4 (2.92%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.19%) JUnit
8 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.46%) TestComplete
8 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 62 (45.26%) Social Skills
2 39 (28.47%) Finance
3 32 (23.36%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (18.98%) Presentation Skills
5 16 (11.68%) Marketing
6 11 (8.03%) Electronics
7 6 (4.38%) Public Sector
8 4 (2.92%) Automotive
8 4 (2.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 4 (2.92%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.92%) Retail
9 3 (2.19%) Local Government
9 3 (2.19%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (1.46%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.73%) Publishing
11 1 (0.73%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (13.87%) Developer
2 16 (11.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 14 (10.22%) Network Engineer
3 14 (10.22%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (9.49%) Software Engineer
4 13 (9.49%) Wintel Specialist
5 12 (8.76%) Analyst
6 10 (7.30%) Embedded Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) IT Manager
7 9 (6.57%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.84%) DOORS Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) PHP Developer
8 8 (5.84%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Senior PHP Developer
9 7 (5.11%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.38%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.38%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) Product Manager
11 5 (3.65%) Presales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.76%) Java SE
2 11 (8.03%) JSON
3 10 (7.30%) AngularJS
3 10 (7.30%) CSS
3 10 (7.30%) HTML
4 8 (5.84%) HTML5
4 8 (5.84%) jQuery
4 8 (5.84%) LAMP
4 8 (5.84%) REST
4 8 (5.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (4.38%) React
6 5 (3.65%) XMPP
7 4 (2.92%) Java EE
8 3 (2.19%) ARM Templates
8 3 (2.19%) JDBC
8 3 (2.19%) JMS
8 3 (2.19%) MDX
8 3 (2.19%) Spring
8 3 (2.19%) XML
9 2 (1.46%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.76%) IoT
2 10 (7.30%) ARM Cortex
3 8 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.84%) Virtual Team
4 7 (5.11%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.92%) Handset
6 4 (2.92%) PKI
7 3 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.73%) Contactless
9 1 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.73%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.73%) FMCG
9 1 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.73%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.73%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (31.39%) Windows
2 20 (14.60%) Windows Server
3 19 (13.87%) Linux
4 16 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.84%) Ubuntu
5 8 (5.84%) Unix
6 7 (5.11%) Windows 10
7 5 (3.65%) SUSE
8 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (43.07%) Agile
2 27 (19.71%) ITIL
3 26 (18.98%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (18.25%) Customer Requirements
5 21 (15.33%) Software Engineering
6 20 (14.60%) Cybersecurity
7 18 (13.14%) Analytics
7 18 (13.14%) DevOps
7 18 (13.14%) Software Testing
8 17 (12.41%) Problem Management
9 16 (11.68%) Systems Engineering
10 15 (10.95%) Change Management
10 15 (10.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (10.22%) Scrum
12 13 (9.49%) Line Management
12 13 (9.49%) Process Improvement
12 13 (9.49%) Requirements Analysis
13 12 (8.76%) Decision-Making
13 12 (8.76%) Mentoring
13 12 (8.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.52%) JavaScript
2 22 (16.06%) PowerShell
3 20 (14.60%) SQL
4 15 (10.95%) Python
5 13 (9.49%) Java
5 13 (9.49%) VB
5 13 (9.49%) VBScript
6 12 (8.76%) C
7 8 (5.84%) PHP
8 5 (3.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (2.92%) C#
10 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.46%) C++
11 2 (1.46%) Perl
12 1 (0.73%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (17.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (16.06%) Degree
3 10 (7.30%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (6.57%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.84%) CCNA
5 8 (5.84%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (5.84%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.46%) ISEB
6 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.73%) CCIE
7 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.73%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.19%) GDPR
2 3 (2.19%) GRC
2 3 (2.19%) NIST
2 3 (2.19%) SOC 2
3 2 (1.46%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.46%) PMO
3 2 (1.46%) QA
System Software
1 18 (13.14%) VMware ESXi
2 16 (11.68%) Active Directory
3 13 (9.49%) XenApp
4 12 (8.76%) Firmware
5 9 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (5.84%) Docker
7 4 (2.92%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.73%) NDS
8 1 (0.73%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (11.68%) Ansible
2 13 (9.49%) IBM BigFix
3 8 (5.84%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 5 (3.65%) Terraform
5 3 (2.19%) Puppet
6 1 (0.73%) Grafana
6 1 (0.73%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.73%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.73%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.73%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (36.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.44%) VMware
3 24 (17.52%) Citrix
4 19 (13.87%) IBM
5 15 (10.95%) Cisco
6 14 (10.22%) F5
7 13 (9.49%) Dell
7 13 (9.49%) Trend Micro
8 10 (7.30%) Oracle
9 9 (6.57%) CheckPoint
9 9 (6.57%) Infoblox
10 8 (5.84%) Aruba
10 8 (5.84%) Brocade
11 6 (4.38%) SolarWinds
12 5 (3.65%) Fortinet
12 5 (3.65%) Google
12 5 (3.65%) HP
13 3 (2.19%) Databricks
13 3 (2.19%) MicroStrategy
14 2 (1.46%) Atlassian