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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 62 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.21% 0.94% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 2.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £53,683 £55,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +24.29%
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
161 201 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 33.97% 31.50% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 113 172 197
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £56,750
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Firmware
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
3 4 (44.44%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Electronics
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) Network Management
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Redis
5 1 (11.11%) Infinispan
5 1 (11.11%) Puppet
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (11.11%) F5

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Redis
2 1 (11.11%) Infinispan
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Electronics
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Machine to Machine
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 4 (44.44%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) RHCT
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (11.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nmap
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat