The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 65 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.35% 0.19% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.37% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Smart Meter
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Miscellaneous Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
183 197 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 30.91% 36.82% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 140 136 228
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,100 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Basingstoke region.

Smart Meter Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Smart Meter.

1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
4 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 4 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Network Management
5 3 (27.27%) Electronics
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Firmware
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) RHCSA
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (9.09%) Redis
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 8

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Smart Meter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WLAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
2 1 (9.09%) Infinispan
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Quality Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows CE
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Document Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) QMS
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (9.09%) RHCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) RHCT
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 14001
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Nmap
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Sysprep
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) SAP