Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 123 130
Rank change year-on-year +14 +7 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 12 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.77% 0.058% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 0.16% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Wiltshire median annual salary £19,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -64.55% - -
South West median annual salary £37,000 £32,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +13.85% -48.00% +8.70%

Life Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 524 633 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 33.68% 36.85% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 428 521 716
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +3.70%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,824 £59,041
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Life Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Wiltshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Life Science in Wiltshire.

Salary trend for Life Science in Wiltshire

Life Science
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - 5 - - 1
Swindon - 1 £19,500 -
Life Science
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Life Science 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 11 (91.67%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Security Monitoring
3 5 (41.67%) SIEM
3 5 (41.67%) Structured Cabling
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (41.67%) MPLS
3 5 (41.67%) OSPF
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) IPsec
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) MPLS
1 5 (41.67%) OSPF
1 5 (41.67%) Structured Cabling
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
1 5 (41.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) ICT Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security Specialist
2 5 (41.67%) Security Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (41.67%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (41.67%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
1 5 (41.67%) Juniper