The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Six Sigma Black Belt
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 919 923
Rank change year-on-year +79 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 27 39 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.038% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 35
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £54,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,950 £89,500 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £61,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.93% +10.90%  

Six Sigma Black Belt is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21559 28204 30578
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.69% 27.26% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 16978 22723 23868
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Six Sigma Black Belt as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Six Sigma Black Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
England +69 25 £47,500 -25.49% 7
West Midlands +26 13 £55,000 -
Coventry - 8 £55,000 -
South East +52 5 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Birmingham +9 5 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £45,000 -
London +48 4 £40,000 -38.46% 3
Manchester - 2 £47,500 - 1
Glasgow - 2 £55,000 -
North West - 2 £47,500 - 1
Scotland - 2 £55,000 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Northampton - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 44 (74.58%) Six Sigma
2 35 (59.32%) Lean Six Sigma
3 31 (52.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 21 (35.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 20 (33.90%) Process Improvement
6 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
7 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (22.03%) Finance
10 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
10 12 (20.34%) Windows
10 12 (20.34%) SCOM
10 12 (20.34%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
11 11 (18.64%) Manufacturing
12 9 (15.25%) Project Management
12 9 (15.25%) IaaS
13 8 (13.56%) Coaching
14 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
14 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Cloud
14 7 (11.86%) BPMN
14 7 (11.86%) Barracuda Networks
14 7 (11.86%) Linux
14 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
14 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
14 7 (11.86%) Firewall
15 6 (10.17%) DMAIC
15 6 (10.17%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
15 6 (10.17%) MCSA
15 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification

Six Sigma Black Belt
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 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (20.34%) Azure Active Directory
3 9 (15.25%) IaaS
4 4 (6.78%) PaaS
5 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (5.08%) Big Data
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.78%) Front Office
4 3 (5.08%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Analyst
1 17 (28.81%) Consultant
2 12 (20.34%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Business Improvement Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement Specialist
4 6 (10.17%) Business Improvement Specialist
5 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Lean Specialist
5 5 (8.47%) Six Sigma Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Cloud Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Process Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Six Sigma Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Business Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Business Improvement Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) IT Architect
7 3 (5.08%) IT Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Process Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
1 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
1 3 (5.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Cloud
2 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (8.47%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
1 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
2 7 (11.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (74.58%) Six Sigma
2 35 (59.32%) Lean Six Sigma
3 31 (52.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (33.90%) Process Improvement
5 14 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (15.25%) Project Management
7 8 (13.56%) Coaching
8 7 (11.86%) BPMN
8 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.17%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 6 (10.17%) DMAIC
10 4 (6.78%) Change Management
10 4 (6.78%) CRM
10 4 (6.78%) Network Management
10 4 (6.78%) Performance Improvement
10 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (5.08%) Analytics
11 3 (5.08%) Data Analytics
11 3 (5.08%) Data Protection
11 3 (5.08%) Lean Manufacturing
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 6 (10.17%) MCSA
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.78%) Degree
3 4 (6.78%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 3 (5.08%) CCEA
4 3 (5.08%) CCIE
4 3 (5.08%) CCNA
4 3 (5.08%) CCNP
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (5.08%) HNC
4 3 (5.08%) HND
4 3 (5.08%) MCSE
4 3 (5.08%) RHCE
4 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) VCAP
4 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) COSO
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco
3 3 (5.08%) Citrix
3 3 (5.08%) Google
3 3 (5.08%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle
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