The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 199 210 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 17 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 0
Average salary £59,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1727 1549 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.70% 28.02% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1267 1406
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Smart Meter
South East

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in Berkshire

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Smart Meter
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 3 £39,000 -
Reading -1 2 £52,500 -
Smart Meter
South East

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) IPv6
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (7.41%) 4G
4 2 (7.41%) CCNP
4 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) HTTP
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.41%) GSM
4 2 (7.41%) UMTS
4 2 (7.41%) Electronics
4 2 (7.41%) ISEB
4 2 (7.41%) 3G
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.70%) QA
5 1 (3.70%) GGSN
5 1 (3.70%) SGSN
5 1 (3.70%) Matrix Management
5 1 (3.70%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) BPMN
5 1 (3.70%) LTE
5 1 (3.70%) TeamCity

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 (3.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) IPv6
2 2 (7.41%) 4G
2 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) GSM
2 2 (7.41%) UMTS
2 2 (7.41%) 3G
3 1 (3.70%) GGSN
3 1 (3.70%) SGSN
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) LTE
3 1 (3.70%) BGP
3 1 (3.70%) 2G
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) IPsec
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) FTP
3 1 (3.70%) GPRS
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.70%) Introscope
1 1 (3.70%) Toad
1 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) JProfiler
1 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
2 15 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Product Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Test Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Electronics Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Hardware Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Hardware Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) WAP
1 1 (3.70%) WML
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) JDBC
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) ODBC
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Solaris
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Project Management
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
3 1 (3.70%) Matrix Management
3 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.70%) BPMN
3 1 (3.70%) Product Management
3 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.70%) Scrum
3 1 (3.70%) Process Management
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
3 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.70%) Build Automation
3 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) C++
2 1 (3.70%) Perl
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VB
2 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB
4 1 (3.70%) PhD
4 1 (3.70%) HND
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) nmon
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) EMC
2 1 (3.70%) F5