Social Skills Jobs in the South East

Social Skills (Interpersonal, Communication)
England > South East

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Skills in permanent job vacancies in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Social Skills over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Social Skills 4,529 3,868 5,121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 24.29% 29.14% 24.01%
As % of the General category 44.16% 46.61% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,934 1,852 2,516
10th Percentile £24,500 £27,750 £26,750
25th Percentile £29,845 £36,713 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% - +0.20%
75th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +4.55% +4.76%

All General Skills
South East

Social Skills falls under the General Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring common skills in the South East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 10,257 8,299 12,961
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 55.02% 62.52% 60.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6,287 4,249 6,534
10th Percentile £25,760 £28,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £33,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £53,750
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% -2.33% +7.50%
75th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.35%

Social Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Skills in the South East

Social Skills
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Social Skills in the South East

Social Skills
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Social Skills in the South East over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Social Skills in the South East

Social 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 Social Skills within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Thames Valley 0 1,670 £45,000 -10.00% 467
Surrey 0 1,019 £40,400 -32.67% 171
Hampshire +3 860 £47,500 - 287
Berkshire -1 727 £48,000 -4.00% 195
Buckinghamshire 0 541 £45,000 -5.26% 115
Oxfordshire 0 402 £44,435 -11.13% 158
Kent +2 362 £42,500 - 148
West Sussex 0 232 £54,918 +9.84% 76
East Sussex +2 218 £40,000 -17.95% 58
Middlesex +10 113 £43,829 -26.95% 7
Sussex -15 17 £58,000 - 13
Isle of Wight +3 7 £42,500 - 3
Home Counties -2 1 £90,000 +50.00%
Social Skills
England

Social Skills
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
1 148 (3.27%) Microsoft Exchange
2 128 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 82 (1.81%) SAS
4 54 (1.19%) CMS
5 35 (0.77%) Confluence
6 24 (0.53%) WebLogic
7 22 (0.49%) WordPress
8 16 (0.35%) Documentum
9 12 (0.26%) OpenStack
10 11 (0.24%) Drupal
11 8 (0.18%) Apache Spark
11 8 (0.18%) Joomla!
12 6 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (0.13%) Apache
12 6 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2000
12 6 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.066%) Apache Airflow
13 3 (0.066%) Moodle
13 3 (0.066%) nginx
13 3 (0.066%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 723 (15.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 512 (11.30%) Microsoft Office
3 168 (3.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 60 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
5 43 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 38 (0.84%) Simulink
7 35 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
8 18 (0.40%) Photoshop
9 15 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 15 (0.33%) AutoCAD
10 11 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (0.24%) InDesign
11 7 (0.15%) Chatbot
11 7 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
12 5 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
12 5 (0.11%) Adobe XD
13 4 (0.088%) Adobe Premiere
13 4 (0.088%) MotionBuilder
13 4 (0.088%) Sketch
13 4 (0.088%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 76 (1.68%) SAP ERP
2 43 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
4 15 (0.33%) NetSuite
5 13 (0.29%) TrackWise
6 12 (0.26%) Primavera
7 9 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.20%) Salesforce CRM
8 6 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (0.13%) SAP CO
8 6 (0.13%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
8 6 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
9 5 (0.11%) Magento
9 5 (0.11%) Odoo
10 4 (0.088%) Sage 200
10 4 (0.088%) SAP IS-U
10 4 (0.088%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 4 (0.088%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 708 (15.63%) Azure
2 534 (11.79%) Microsoft 365
3 266 (5.87%) AWS
4 261 (5.76%) Power Platform
5 155 (3.42%) SaaS
6 129 (2.85%) Entra ID
7 78 (1.72%) Azure DevOps
8 56 (1.24%) GitHub
9 53 (1.17%) Dynamics 365
10 45 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
11 35 (0.77%) PowerApps
11 35 (0.77%) Serverless
12 31 (0.68%) Power Automate
13 30 (0.66%) Azure Monitor
14 27 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
15 26 (0.57%) Azure Storage
15 26 (0.57%) GCP
15 26 (0.57%) Snowflake
16 24 (0.53%) OneDrive
17 23 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 320 (7.07%) Broadband
2 298 (6.58%) Firewall
3 138 (3.05%) DNS
4 115 (2.54%) Wireless
5 107 (2.36%) DHCP
6 106 (2.34%) LAN
7 101 (2.23%) WAN
8 99 (2.19%) VPN
9 85 (1.88%) TCP/IP
10 78 (1.72%) VoIP
11 64 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
12 54 (1.19%) VLAN
13 47 (1.04%) Network Security
14 38 (0.84%) Intranet
15 32 (0.71%) Unified Communications
16 31 (0.68%) SAN
17 30 (0.66%) HTTP
18 29 (0.64%) BGP
19 26 (0.57%) Internet
19 26 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (4.33%) Power BI
2 183 (4.04%) SQL Server
3 77 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
4 65 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
5 64 (1.41%) MySQL
6 58 (1.28%) Relational Database
7 55 (1.21%) NoSQL
8 36 (0.79%) Tableau
9 35 (0.77%) MongoDB
10 31 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
11 30 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
13 28 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
14 26 (0.57%) Data Lake
15 21 (0.46%) Redis
16 19 (0.42%) Big Data
17 17 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 14 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
19 13 (0.29%) DynamoDB
20 12 (0.26%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 141 (3.11%) Git
2 132 (2.91%) JIRA
3 58 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 54 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 40 (0.88%) GitLab
6 20 (0.44%) Subversion
7 19 (0.42%) Ant
8 18 (0.40%) JUnit
9 17 (0.38%) Visual Studio Code
10 16 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (0.29%) NUnit
12 11 (0.24%) MSI
12 11 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (0.22%) Gradle
14 9 (0.20%) Selenium
15 8 (0.18%) AdminStudio
15 8 (0.18%) Bitbucket
15 8 (0.18%) Hudson
15 8 (0.18%) InstallShield
16 7 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 996 (21.99%) Finance
2 958 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
3 339 (7.49%) Organisational Skills
4 336 (7.42%) Retail
5 274 (6.05%) Influencing Skills
5 274 (6.05%) Marketing
6 273 (6.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 224 (4.95%) Manufacturing
8 187 (4.13%) Presentation Skills
9 175 (3.86%) Telecoms
10 173 (3.82%) Legal
11 167 (3.69%) Public Sector
12 154 (3.40%) Billing
13 122 (2.69%) Pharmaceutical
14 91 (2.01%) Electronics
15 89 (1.97%) Law
16 68 (1.50%) German Language
17 63 (1.39%) Documentation Skills
18 60 (1.32%) Aerospace
19 45 (0.99%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 596 (13.16%) Analyst
2 511 (11.28%) Senior
3 378 (8.35%) Developer
4 299 (6.60%) Lead
5 278 (6.14%) Architect
6 223 (4.92%) Project Manager
7 207 (4.57%) IT Support
7 207 (4.57%) Support Engineer
8 198 (4.37%) Consultant
9 167 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
10 162 (3.58%) Senior Analyst
11 151 (3.33%) Administrator
12 150 (3.31%) Coordinator
13 132 (2.91%) IT Engineer
13 132 (2.91%) Software Engineer
14 129 (2.85%) IT Manager
15 117 (2.58%) Graduate
16 106 (2.34%) Support Analyst
17 96 (2.12%) IT Support Engineer
18 94 (2.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (4.50%) .NET
2 139 (3.07%) HTML
3 122 (2.69%) CSS
3 122 (2.69%) React
4 82 (1.81%) REST
5 75 (1.66%) Web Services
6 69 (1.52%) Spring
7 68 (1.50%) AngularJS
8 51 (1.13%) RabbitMQ
9 50 (1.10%) Kafka
10 49 (1.08%) .NET Framework
10 49 (1.08%) Hibernate
11 41 (0.91%) RESTful
12 39 (0.86%) Vue
13 37 (0.82%) ASP.NET
13 37 (0.82%) gRPC
13 37 (0.82%) jQuery
13 37 (0.82%) JSON
14 36 (0.79%) XML
15 32 (0.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 652 (14.40%) Self-Motivation
2 291 (6.43%) Management Information System
3 247 (5.45%) Driving Licence
4 111 (2.45%) Digital Signage
5 98 (2.16%) Data Centre
6 95 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
7 91 (2.01%) Product Ownership
8 89 (1.97%) Onboarding
8 89 (1.97%) Video\Live Streaming
9 68 (1.50%) Analytical Mindset
10 64 (1.41%) Algorithms
11 61 (1.35%) IoT
12 55 (1.21%) Life Science
12 55 (1.21%) Social Media
13 52 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
14 50 (1.10%) PMI
15 40 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
16 39 (0.86%) Mobile App
16 39 (0.86%) NHS
16 39 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 639 (14.11%) Windows
2 256 (5.65%) Linux
3 219 (4.84%) Windows Server
4 163 (3.60%) Windows 10
5 74 (1.63%) Windows Server 2019
6 64 (1.41%) Windows Server 2016
7 59 (1.30%) Apple iOS
8 45 (0.99%) Android
9 40 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 39 (0.86%) Mac OS
11 32 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
11 32 (0.71%) Unix
12 30 (0.66%) Windows 7
13 22 (0.49%) VMS
14 18 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 17 (0.38%) Windows XP
16 15 (0.33%) Ubuntu
17 13 (0.29%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.13%) Mac OS X
19 5 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,559 (34.42%) Problem-Solving
2 956 (21.11%) Agile
3 713 (15.74%) Customer Service
4 653 (14.42%) Project Management
5 583 (12.87%) Mentoring
6 534 (11.79%) Decision-Making
7 361 (7.97%) Actionable Insight
8 327 (7.22%) DevOps
9 326 (7.20%) ITIL
10 323 (7.13%) Computer Science
11 306 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 306 (6.76%) Roadmaps
12 268 (5.92%) Software Engineering
13 265 (5.85%) Business Case
14 255 (5.63%) Collaborative Working
15 249 (5.50%) Coaching
16 229 (5.06%) Project Delivery
17 228 (5.03%) ERP
18 226 (4.99%) Business Intelligence
19 220 (4.86%) Budgeting
Programming Languages
1 412 (9.10%) SQL
2 284 (6.27%) Python
3 252 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 248 (5.48%) C#
5 243 (5.37%) Java
6 126 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 115 (2.54%) C++
8 114 (2.52%) C
9 51 (1.13%) Go
9 51 (1.13%) PHP
10 45 (0.99%) Bash
11 44 (0.97%) VB
12 38 (0.84%) T-SQL
13 31 (0.68%) R
14 30 (0.66%) TypeScript
14 30 (0.66%) VBScript
15 21 (0.46%) Bicep
15 21 (0.46%) Shell Script
16 20 (0.44%) MATLAB
16 20 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1,169 (25.81%) Degree
2 397 (8.77%) Security Cleared
3 272 (6.01%) SC Cleared
4 233 (5.14%) ACCA
4 233 (5.14%) DBS Check
5 226 (4.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 201 (4.44%) CIMA
7 145 (3.20%) DV Cleared
8 137 (3.02%) Master's Degree
9 89 (1.97%) PMI Certification
10 79 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 69 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
12 55 (1.21%) CCNA
13 52 (1.15%) Azure Certification
13 52 (1.15%) HNC
14 45 (0.99%) PMP
15 42 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 42 (0.93%) PhD
16 37 (0.82%) HND
17 32 (0.71%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 295 (6.51%) SLA
2 279 (6.16%) QA
3 140 (3.09%) GDPR
4 103 (2.27%) PMO
5 63 (1.39%) Data Quality
6 56 (1.24%) Accessibility
7 55 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 50 (1.10%) Good Clinical Practice
9 46 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
10 44 (0.97%) ISO 9001
11 43 (0.95%) GMP
12 21 (0.46%) GxP
13 16 (0.35%) HIPAA
13 16 (0.35%) ISO 13485
14 15 (0.33%) ISO 14001
15 14 (0.31%) IFRS
16 13 (0.29%) PCI DSS
17 12 (0.26%) NIST
18 11 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
18 11 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 362 (7.99%) Active Directory
2 139 (3.07%) Docker
3 115 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 113 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 50 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
6 49 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
7 44 (0.97%) Firmware
8 20 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (0.22%) KVM
11 9 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (0.20%) vSphere
12 5 (0.11%) Embedded Firmware
13 4 (0.088%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.044%) HDFS
14 2 (0.044%) XenApp
15 1 (0.022%) NFS
Systems Management
1 114 (2.52%) Kubernetes
2 102 (2.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 99 (2.19%) SCCM
4 60 (1.32%) WSUS
5 56 (1.24%) SCOM
6 40 (0.88%) Terraform
7 36 (0.79%) Ansible
8 29 (0.64%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 23 (0.51%) Puppet
10 21 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
11 20 (0.44%) OpenSSO
11 20 (0.44%) vCenter Server
12 17 (0.38%) ZABBIX
13 14 (0.31%) FortiGate
14 13 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
14 13 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
15 12 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
15 12 (0.26%) NetBackup
16 7 (0.15%) Autotask
17 6 (0.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 1,421 (31.38%) Microsoft
2 203 (4.48%) SAP
3 183 (4.04%) Oracle
4 164 (3.62%) VMware
5 117 (2.58%) Cisco
6 82 (1.81%) Salesforce
7 76 (1.68%) HP
7 76 (1.68%) Hyperion
8 75 (1.66%) Anaplan
9 70 (1.55%) Google
10 49 (1.08%) ServiceNow
11 45 (0.99%) Adobe
11 45 (0.99%) Veeam
12 42 (0.93%) Dell
13 41 (0.91%) Aruba
14 40 (0.88%) Fortinet
15 38 (0.84%) Palo Alto
16 36 (0.79%) Citrix
17 35 (0.77%) Juniper
17 35 (0.77%) Meraki