Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for Task Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Task Automation over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Task Automation
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 102 105
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Task Automation 12 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.88% 0.092% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.10% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 13
Southampton median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -20.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £29,000 £37,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £31,937 £42,500 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £34,643 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.02% -30.00% +11.11%

Task Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,235 986 1,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 91.08% 90.63% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,046 891 1,058
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,543
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.71% -2.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Task Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Task Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Task Automation in Southampton

Task Automation
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Task Automation in Southampton.

Salary trend for Task Automation in Southampton

Task Automation
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Task Automation in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Task Automation in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Task Automation 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Task Automation.

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (50.00%) Data Management
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (33.33%) Storage Management
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Server
5 4 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (33.33%) GPFS
5 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (33.33%) Firmware
5 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
5 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (33.33%) FTP
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (8.33%) SCOM
7 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
7 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement

Task Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Administrator
1 10 (83.33%) Linux Administrator
1 10 (83.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 10 (83.33%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Support
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Server Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Management
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Storage Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Firmware
2 4 (33.33%) GPFS
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Brocade
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle