NHS Jobs in the South East

National Health Service (NHS)
England > South East

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 26 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 284 288 245
Rank change year-on-year +4 -43 +51
Permanent jobs citing NHS 110 112 278
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.79% 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 1.88% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 88 90 208
10th Percentile £37,350 £35,427 £28,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £43,309 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £51,525 £45,250
Median % change year-on-year -2.96% +13.87% -21.30%
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £75,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £51,500 £50,045
% change year-on-year -7.77% +2.91% -9.01%

All Generic Skills
South East

NHS is in the General and Transferable 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 generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,854 5,957 8,476
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 33.93% 42.02% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,775 3,103 4,479
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £34,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £63,750 £73,963 £72,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in the South East

NHS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for NHS in the South East

NHS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing NHS in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

Salary histogram for NHS in the South East

NHS
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 NHS within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2024. 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
Hampshire -8 48 £50,000 -3.05% 34
Thames Valley +15 36 £60,000 -7.69% 76
Berkshire +20 25 £60,000 +28.81% 34
Surrey -10 14 £40,000 -15.79% 33
Buckinghamshire -23 7 £40,000 -38.46% 16
West Sussex +24 6 £54,151 - 15
Kent -12 6 £45,000 +5.88% 30
Oxfordshire +8 4 £54,151 -2.14% 26
NHS
England

NHS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.91%) Apache
1 1 (0.91%) Confluence
1 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.45%) InVision
2 6 (5.45%) Sketch
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 37 (33.64%) Azure
2 22 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
3 18 (16.36%) Power Platform
4 14 (12.73%) AWS
5 10 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (8.18%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 6 (5.45%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (3.64%) SaaS
9 1 (0.91%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.00%) LAN
1 11 (10.00%) WAN
2 6 (5.45%) Intranet
3 5 (4.55%) DHCP
3 5 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (0.91%) DECT
4 1 (0.91%) Firewall
4 1 (0.91%) Internet
4 1 (0.91%) RFID
4 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.91%) VLAN
4 1 (0.91%) VPN
4 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.36%) Power BI
2 11 (10.00%) Tableau
3 9 (8.18%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.73%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.73%) Data Lake
4 3 (2.73%) Power Query
5 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.91%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (0.91%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
2 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (31.82%) Social Skills
2 24 (21.82%) Marketing
3 18 (16.36%) Finance
4 17 (15.45%) Public Sector
5 14 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (8.18%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (5.45%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (4.55%) Local Government
9 4 (3.64%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (2.73%) Health Technology
10 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
11 2 (1.82%) Digital Health
11 2 (1.82%) Retail
12 1 (0.91%) Electronics
12 1 (0.91%) Fire and Rescue
12 1 (0.91%) Police
12 1 (0.91%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 17 (15.45%) Senior
2 16 (14.55%) Product Manager
3 15 (13.64%) Developer
4 14 (12.73%) Analyst
4 14 (12.73%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Project Manager
6 9 (8.18%) Service Manager
6 9 (8.18%) Technical Manager
6 9 (8.18%) Technical Services Manager
7 7 (6.36%) IT Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) IT Manager
8 6 (5.45%) Project Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) User Researcher
9 5 (4.55%) Business Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Power BI Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) IT Project Leader
10 4 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (3.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.91%) .NET
1 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.91%) CSS
1 1 (0.91%) Flash
1 1 (0.91%) HTML
1 1 (0.91%) JSON
1 1 (0.91%) JSP
1 1 (0.91%) React
1 1 (0.91%) Web Services
1 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) PKI
2 7 (6.36%) Product Ownership
3 3 (2.73%) Onboarding
4 2 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.91%) Clustering
5 1 (0.91%) IoT
5 1 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.45%) Windows
2 25 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.45%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.64%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (20.00%) Roadmaps
3 21 (19.09%) Product Requirements
3 21 (19.09%) User Stories
4 18 (16.36%) Decision-Making
5 16 (14.55%) Product Roadmap
5 16 (14.55%) Product Strategy
6 15 (13.64%) Acceptance Criteria
6 15 (13.64%) Market Research
7 14 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (12.73%) Line Management
8 13 (11.82%) Business Case
8 13 (11.82%) Business Development
8 13 (11.82%) Project Management
9 11 (10.00%) Contract Management
9 11 (10.00%) Knowledge Transfer
9 11 (10.00%) Service Design
9 11 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 10 (9.09%) Computer Science
11 9 (8.18%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.55%) SQL
2 5 (4.55%) Java
3 3 (2.73%) Data Analysis Expressions
3 3 (2.73%) Python
3 3 (2.73%) R
4 2 (1.82%) C#
4 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.91%) Bash
5 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (21.82%) Degree
2 17 (15.45%) DBS Check
3 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.73%) Azure Certification
6 1 (0.91%) Project+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) Cyber Essentials
1 9 (8.18%) GDPR
2 6 (5.45%) Accessibility
2 6 (5.45%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (2.73%) SLA
4 2 (1.82%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.91%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.64%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.91%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.45%) Adobe
2 6 (5.45%) Hotjar
3 4 (3.64%) VMware
4 1 (0.91%) RedGate
4 1 (0.91%) SonicWALL