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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of NEC products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NEC over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the NEC Corporation.

NEC
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 795 927 852
Rank change year-on-year +132 -75 +258
Permanent jobs citing NEC 472 34 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.033% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.085% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 4
10th Percentile £25,300 £37,750 £28,250
25th Percentile £30,500 £43,188 £29,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £33,000 £51,147 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -35.48% +36.39% +13.64%
75th Percentile £63,197 £53,854 £47,813
90th Percentile £69,474 £64,450 £52,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £52,295 £37,500
% change year-on-year -36.90% +39.45% +13.64%

NEC is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 68,677 40,002 32,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.95% 38.27% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33,803 27,384 25,125
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% - +2.22%

NEC
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NEC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NEC in the UK

NEC
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NEC.

Salary trend for NEC in the UK

NEC
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing NEC over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for NEC in the UK

NEC
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NEC within the UK over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
England +153 443 £33,000 -35.48% 20
UK excluding London +184 383 £33,000 -36.90% 21
Work from Home - 306 £26,500 - 5
Midlands +33 113 £33,000 -36.90% 2
North of England - 109 £33,000 - 5
London -169 78 £62,643 +26.55% 2
East of England -13 75 £70,000 +81.82% 2
South East -21 73 - - 6
Yorkshire - 69 - - 2
East Midlands - 62 - - 1
West Midlands -10 51 £33,000 -36.90% 1
North West - 25 £33,000 - 3
North East - 15 - -
South West - 10 £26,500 - 3
Scotland - 3 £37,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT jobs citing NEC 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 with a requirement for NEC.

1 359 (76.06%) Service Design
2 331 (70.13%) Public Sector
3 303 (64.19%) Northgate
4 236 (50.00%) DBS Check
5 219 (46.40%) Social Skills
6 217 (45.97%) Microsoft
7 206 (43.64%) Agile
7 206 (43.64%) Security Cleared
8 164 (34.75%) Local Government
9 150 (31.78%) SQL
10 121 (25.64%) HTML
10 121 (25.64%) JavaScript
11 115 (24.36%) SQL Server
12 114 (24.15%) SC Cleared
13 112 (23.73%) Virtual Team
14 108 (22.88%) Problem-Solving
15 107 (22.67%) Microsoft Excel
16 105 (22.25%) C#
16 105 (22.25%) .NET
16 105 (22.25%) DevOps
17 100 (21.19%) XML
17 100 (21.19%) Scrum
18 96 (20.34%) Azure
19 93 (19.70%) jQuery
19 93 (19.70%) MVC
19 93 (19.70%) Ajax
20 88 (18.64%) Degree
21 85 (18.01%) Self-Motivation
22 82 (17.37%) Influencing Skills
23 80 (16.95%) CSS

NEC
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 63 (13.35%) IIS
2 22 (4.66%) Apache
2 22 (4.66%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.12%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 107 (22.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (9.75%) Microsoft Office
3 45 (9.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 45 (9.53%) Microsoft Project
4 28 (5.93%) Sketch
5 5 (1.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 96 (20.34%) Azure
2 75 (15.89%) Google Workspace
3 41 (8.69%) PaaS
4 34 (7.20%) Microsoft 365
5 28 (5.93%) Figma
5 28 (5.93%) Miro
6 7 (1.48%) SaaS
7 4 (0.85%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.93%) Internet
2 22 (4.66%) DMZ
3 13 (2.75%) VoIP
3 13 (2.75%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (2.12%) DECT
4 10 (2.12%) Structured Cabling
4 10 (2.12%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.12%) Wireless
5 5 (1.06%) Skype
6 4 (0.85%) PBX
7 3 (0.64%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 52 (11.02%) Relational Database
3 32 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
4 29 (6.14%) Oracle Database
5 22 (4.66%) JasperReports
6 4 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.85%) Power BI
7 2 (0.42%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 53 (11.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 53 (11.23%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.48%) Oracle APEX
General
1 331 (70.13%) Public Sector
2 219 (46.40%) Social Skills
3 164 (34.75%) Local Government
4 82 (17.37%) Influencing Skills
5 71 (15.04%) Publishing
6 66 (13.98%) Legal
7 59 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 55 (11.65%) Finance
9 41 (8.69%) Documentation Skills
10 39 (8.26%) Organisational Skills
11 29 (6.14%) Social Housing
12 28 (5.93%) Back Office
13 23 (4.87%) Aviation
14 20 (4.24%) Billing
15 16 (3.39%) Telecoms
16 11 (2.33%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.85%) Fire and Rescue
18 2 (0.42%) Automotive
19 1 (0.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
19 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 112 (23.73%) Developer
2 88 (18.64%) .NET Developer
3 61 (12.92%) Project Manager
4 56 (11.86%) Designer
5 54 (11.44%) Software Developer
6 51 (10.81%) Consultant
7 47 (9.96%) .NET Software Developer
8 43 (9.11%) Coordinator
9 38 (8.05%) Senior .NET Developer
9 38 (8.05%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 38 (8.05%) Senior Developer
9 38 (8.05%) Senior Software Developer
10 36 (7.63%) Analyst
11 34 (7.20%) Microsoft 365 Specialist
11 34 (7.20%) Microsoft Specialist
11 34 (7.20%) Technology Specialist
12 31 (6.57%) Incident Analyst
12 31 (6.57%) Major Incident Analyst
13 29 (6.14%) Project Engineer
14 28 (5.93%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (25.64%) HTML
2 105 (22.25%) .NET
3 100 (21.19%) XML
4 93 (19.70%) Ajax
4 93 (19.70%) jQuery
5 80 (16.95%) CSS
6 64 (13.56%) .NET Framework
7 59 (12.50%) Web Services
8 52 (11.02%) ASP.NET Web API
8 52 (11.02%) Entity Framework
8 52 (11.02%) Kendo UI
8 52 (11.02%) LINQ
8 52 (11.02%) Razor View Engine
8 52 (11.02%) WCF
9 48 (10.17%) JSON
10 41 (8.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (8.69%) HTML5
10 41 (8.69%) KnockoutJS
10 41 (8.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 41 (8.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 112 (23.73%) Virtual Team
2 85 (18.01%) Self-Motivation
3 73 (15.47%) NHS
4 69 (14.62%) User Experience
5 28 (5.93%) Graphic Design
5 28 (5.93%) Housing Association
6 22 (4.66%) Driving Licence
6 22 (4.66%) Private Cloud
6 22 (4.66%) Public Cloud
6 22 (4.66%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (2.75%) Client/Server
8 12 (2.54%) Legacy Code
9 10 (2.12%) Legacy Systems
10 9 (1.91%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.69%) CCTV
12 1 (0.21%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (10.59%) Unix
2 34 (7.20%) Windows
3 22 (4.66%) Linux
3 22 (4.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (76.06%) Service Design
2 206 (43.64%) Agile
3 108 (22.88%) Problem-Solving
4 105 (22.25%) DevOps
5 100 (21.19%) Scrum
6 93 (19.70%) MVC
7 78 (16.53%) ITIL
7 78 (16.53%) Service Management
8 77 (16.31%) Technology Roadmap
9 64 (13.56%) Analytics
9 64 (13.56%) SDLC
10 63 (13.35%) Presales
11 61 (12.92%) Document Management
12 56 (11.86%) Interaction Design
12 56 (11.86%) User Research
12 56 (11.86%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 52 (11.02%) Matrix Organization
13 52 (11.02%) OO
13 52 (11.02%) OOD
14 49 (10.38%) Housing Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (31.78%) SQL
2 121 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 105 (22.25%) C#
4 52 (11.02%) T-SQL
4 52 (11.02%) TypeScript
5 41 (8.69%) PowerShell
6 22 (4.66%) Shell Script
7 13 (2.75%) C
8 7 (1.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 236 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 206 (43.64%) Security Cleared
3 114 (24.15%) SC Cleared
4 88 (18.64%) Degree
5 43 (9.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (8.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 20 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 20 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (2.54%) ISEB
8 12 (2.54%) ISTQB
8 12 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (2.12%) CCNA
9 10 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.06%) APMP
10 5 (1.06%) Chartered Engineer
10 5 (1.06%) PMP
11 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (11.86%) Accessibility
2 36 (7.63%) SLA
3 34 (7.20%) Cyber Essentials
3 34 (7.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (7.20%) NCSC
4 28 (5.93%) WCAG
5 12 (2.54%) QA
System Software
1 22 (4.66%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (2.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 303 (64.19%) Northgate
2 217 (45.97%) Microsoft
3 39 (8.26%) Oracle
4 34 (7.20%) Google
5 14 (2.97%) Mitel
6 11 (2.33%) Panasonic
7 10 (2.12%) Avaya
7 10 (2.12%) BroadSoft
7 10 (2.12%) BT
7 10 (2.12%) Jaspersoft
7 10 (2.12%) MikroTik
7 10 (2.12%) Ruckus Wireless
7 10 (2.12%) Samsung
7 10 (2.12%) Siemens
7 10 (2.12%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.64%) Salesforce.com