The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Six Sigma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 357 379 369
Rank change year-on-year +22 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma 39 69 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.41% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 61 46
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,001
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

Six Sigma 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 12911 16973 17958
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.11% 87.17% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10602 14317 14296
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £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%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in the South East

Six Sigma
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma in the South East

Six Sigma
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma in the South East

Six Sigma
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 Six Sigma within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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 +23 15 £81,250 +35.41% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 6 £50,500 -19.20%
West Sussex +9 5 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +3 4 £40,000 +12.67% 2
Hampshire +14 3 - -
Surrey +44 2 £52,500 -25.00% 2
Six Sigma
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Six Sigma 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 Six Sigma.

1 47 (48.96%) Project Management
2 42 (43.75%) Finance
3 41 (42.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 40 (41.67%) PRINCE2
5 36 (37.50%) Degree
6 30 (31.25%) Telecoms
7 29 (30.21%) Lean Six Sigma
8 24 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (25.00%) PMP
9 23 (23.96%) Customer Requirements
10 21 (21.88%) CRM
11 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (18.75%) Retail
13 17 (17.71%) ITIL
14 16 (16.67%) Change Management
14 16 (16.67%) Process Improvement
14 16 (16.67%) Coaching
15 15 (15.63%) Budgeting and Forecasting
16 14 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (13.54%) PMI Certification
17 13 (13.54%) Analytics
18 12 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
18 12 (12.50%) Visualisation
18 12 (12.50%) Service Management
19 11 (11.46%) ISO 14001
19 11 (11.46%) MS Office
19 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
19 11 (11.46%) Performance Management
19 11 (11.46%) Data Centre
19 11 (11.46%) PMO

Six Sigma
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 3 (3.13%) SAS
2 1 (1.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (11.46%) MS Office
2 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.13%) SPSS Modeler
4 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Traffica
2 2 (2.08%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (2.08%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.04%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (5.21%) Wireless
3 4 (4.17%) 2G
3 4 (4.17%) 3G
3 4 (4.17%) GPRS
3 4 (4.17%) GSM
3 4 (4.17%) LTE
3 4 (4.17%) UMTS
4 2 (2.08%) Broadband
4 2 (2.08%) Firewall
4 2 (2.08%) LAN
4 2 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) Power BI
1 7 (7.29%) QlikView
2 4 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 42 (43.75%) Finance
2 30 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 18 (18.75%) Retail
4 10 (10.42%) Legal
5 7 (7.29%) Advertising
6 2 (2.08%) Banking
6 2 (2.08%) Billing
6 2 (2.08%) Electronics
6 2 (2.08%) Front Office
6 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.08%) Marketing
7 1 (1.04%) Automotive
7 1 (1.04%) French Language
Job Titles
1 22 (22.92%) Project Manager
2 18 (18.75%) Analyst
3 12 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 12 (12.50%) Consultant
4 8 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 8 (8.33%) Project Director
5 7 (7.29%) Digital Project Manager
6 6 (6.25%) Operations Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Incident and Problem Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Incident Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Performance Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Problem Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Process Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) Process Improvement Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Programme Director
7 5 (5.21%) Telecoms Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Finance Business Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) Network Performance Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Operations Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) .NET
1 2 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.46%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.13%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.08%) Fintech
4 2 (2.08%) Life Science
5 1 (1.04%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (48.96%) Project Management
2 41 (42.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 40 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 29 (30.21%) Lean Six Sigma
5 23 (23.96%) Customer Requirements
6 21 (21.88%) CRM
7 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (17.71%) ITIL
9 16 (16.67%) Change Management
9 16 (16.67%) Coaching
9 16 (16.67%) Process Improvement
10 15 (15.63%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 14 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (13.54%) Analytics
13 12 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
13 12 (12.50%) Service Management
13 12 (12.50%) Visualisation
14 11 (11.46%) Performance Management
14 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
15 10 (10.42%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.17%) SQL
2 3 (3.13%) C
2 3 (3.13%) Python
2 3 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (37.50%) Degree
2 24 (25.00%) PMP
3 13 (13.54%) PMI Certification
4 8 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 5 (5.21%) ISEB
5 5 (5.21%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.04%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) ISO 14001
1 11 (11.46%) PMO
2 7 (7.29%) COBIT
3 4 (4.17%) ISO 9001
4 3 (3.13%) ISO 9000
5 2 (2.08%) IFRS
6 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Netcool
1 4 (4.17%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) Huawei
2 7 (7.29%) Tableau
3 5 (5.21%) Cognizant
4 4 (4.17%) TOWER Software
5 3 (3.13%) IBM
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle
6 2 (2.08%) Sage
6 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.08%) SAP
6 2 (2.08%) Zuora
7 1 (1.04%) Minitab
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