The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for GAP Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GAP Analysis
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 370 401
Rank change year-on-year +47 +31  
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 70 84 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.43% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.49% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 48 72 31
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,300 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

GAP Analysis 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 12908 17089 17920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.15% 87.13% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10598 14389 14289
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in the South East

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for GAP Analysis in the South East

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GAP Analysis in the South East

GAP Analysis
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 GAP Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +47 13 £52,500 -19.23% 4
Oxfordshire +10 13 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Surrey +49 10 £57,500 -14.81%
Hampshire +7 10 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Kent +24 9 £38,000 -25.21%
West Sussex - 8 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire -7 7 £51,000 -11.30% 1
GAP Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing GAP Analysis 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 GAP Analysis.

1 80 (41.67%) Finance
2 62 (32.29%) Microsoft
2 62 (32.29%) Business Analysis
3 51 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (21.88%) PCI DSS
5 41 (21.35%) Mentoring
6 39 (20.31%) Risk Management
6 39 (20.31%) ITIL
7 34 (17.71%) MS Excel
7 34 (17.71%) Project Management
8 33 (17.19%) SAP
8 33 (17.19%) Information Security
9 32 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (16.15%) Windows
11 30 (15.63%) Security Operations
12 29 (15.10%) B2B
12 29 (15.10%) Retail
13 28 (14.58%) Change Management
13 28 (14.58%) Data Centre
14 27 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (14.06%) .NET
14 27 (14.06%) VMware
15 26 (13.54%) Cisco
15 26 (13.54%) Line Management
16 25 (13.02%) User Acceptance Testing
17 24 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
17 24 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
17 24 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
18 23 (11.98%) Information Assurance
18 23 (11.98%) SIEM

GAP Analysis
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 17 (8.85%) IIS
2 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.52%) Confluence
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 34 (17.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.13%) MS Office
3 5 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (5.73%) SAP MM
2 9 (4.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (4.69%) SAP FI
3 8 (4.17%) SAP PP
3 8 (4.17%) SAP SCM
3 8 (4.17%) SAP SD
4 7 (3.65%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (3.65%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (3.13%) SAP CO
5 6 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (2.60%) Oracle AGIS
6 5 (2.60%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (2.60%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (2.60%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 5 (2.60%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (2.60%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (2.60%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (2.60%) SAP HCM
6 5 (2.60%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.29%) SaaS
2 5 (2.60%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (1.56%) Force.com
4 1 (0.52%) IaaS
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.46%) Firewall
1 22 (11.46%) IPsec
1 22 (11.46%) LAN
1 22 (11.46%) SSL
1 22 (11.46%) WAN
2 15 (7.81%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.73%) ADSL
3 11 (5.73%) BGP
3 11 (5.73%) DHCP
3 11 (5.73%) DNS
3 11 (5.73%) Ethernet
3 11 (5.73%) ISDN
3 11 (5.73%) MPLS
3 11 (5.73%) OSPF
3 11 (5.73%) PSTN
3 11 (5.73%) SAN
3 11 (5.73%) SNMP
3 11 (5.73%) VoIP
3 11 (5.73%) VPN
3 11 (5.73%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 8 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 8 (4.17%) SAP HANA
3 5 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (2.08%) Power BI
5 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.52%) DB2
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) JIRA
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 80 (41.67%) Finance
2 29 (15.10%) Retail
3 16 (8.33%) Publishing
4 8 (4.17%) General Ledger
4 8 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.08%) Banking
6 3 (1.56%) Back Office
7 2 (1.04%) Advertising
7 2 (1.04%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (33.85%) Consultant
2 55 (28.65%) Analyst
3 54 (28.13%) Business Analyst
4 28 (14.58%) SAP Consultant
5 18 (9.38%) Administrator
5 18 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
5 18 (9.38%) Windows Administrator
6 12 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (5.73%) Architect
7 11 (5.73%) Network Engineer
7 11 (5.73%) Network Support
7 11 (5.73%) SAP MM Consultant
8 10 (5.21%) Functional Consultant
9 9 (4.69%) Business Consultant
10 8 (4.17%) SAP Business Consultant
10 8 (4.17%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
10 8 (4.17%) SAP PP Consultant
10 8 (4.17%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 7 (3.65%) Business IT Analyst
11 7 (3.65%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.06%) .NET
2 16 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 16 (8.33%) Flash
2 16 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 11 (5.73%) 802.1X
4 7 (3.65%) Ember.js
4 7 (3.65%) JSON
4 7 (3.65%) React
5 2 (1.04%) EDI
6 1 (0.52%) FpML
6 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (14.58%) Data Centre
3 14 (7.29%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (6.25%) User Experience
6 11 (5.73%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.56%) Derivative
8 3 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.52%) Blog
10 1 (0.52%) CMDB
10 1 (0.52%) Fintech
10 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.15%) Windows
2 19 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (32.29%) Business Analysis
2 51 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (21.35%) Mentoring
4 39 (20.31%) ITIL
4 39 (20.31%) Risk Management
5 34 (17.71%) Project Management
6 33 (17.19%) Information Security
7 30 (15.63%) Security Operations
8 29 (15.10%) B2B
9 28 (14.58%) Change Management
10 26 (13.54%) Line Management
11 25 (13.02%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
12 24 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
12 24 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
13 23 (11.98%) Information Assurance
13 23 (11.98%) SIEM
14 21 (10.94%) Waterfall
15 20 (10.42%) Matrix Organization
15 20 (10.42%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.33%) C#
1 16 (8.33%) Java
1 16 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 16 (8.33%) Perl
1 16 (8.33%) PHP
1 16 (8.33%) Ruby
2 13 (6.77%) SQL
3 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (11.98%) GCIH
1 23 (11.98%) GIAC
2 16 (8.33%) ISEB
3 14 (7.29%) MCSA
3 14 (7.29%) MCSE
3 14 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (5.73%) CCNA
4 11 (5.73%) CCNP
4 11 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (5.73%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (5.21%) Degree
6 5 (2.60%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (2.08%) PMP
7 4 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.08%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.56%) ACCA
8 3 (1.56%) CCA
8 3 (1.56%) IIBA
9 2 (1.04%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (21.88%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.73%) QA
3 4 (2.08%) GDPR
4 3 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.52%) Solvency II
System Software
1 27 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (9.90%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.73%) Firmware
3 11 (5.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (7.29%) Nessus
1 14 (7.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (32.29%) Microsoft
2 33 (17.19%) SAP
3 27 (14.06%) VMware
4 26 (13.54%) Cisco
5 16 (8.33%) F5
6 15 (7.81%) CheckPoint
7 14 (7.29%) Qualys
8 13 (6.77%) TOWER Software
9 12 (6.25%) Oracle
10 11 (5.73%) Brocade
11 4 (2.08%) Blue Coat
11 4 (2.08%) Juniper
11 4 (2.08%) Palo Alto
12 3 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.56%) Siebel
13 2 (1.04%) EMC
14 1 (0.52%) Concur
14 1 (0.52%) Epicor
14 1 (0.52%) Hyperion
14 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
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