The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 293 318 318
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 3 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.051% 0.042%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.070% 0.11% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £45,500 £45,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.27%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -18.00%
Smart Meter
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4294 5285 5901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 45.28% 45.04% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3547 4340 5185
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in the City of London

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (46.67%) C++
1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
1 7 (46.67%) Data Management
1 7 (46.67%) Zachman Framework
1 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
1 7 (46.67%) Hadoop
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Hive
1 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
1 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
1 7 (46.67%) MapReduce
1 7 (46.67%) Machine Learning
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
1 7 (46.67%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (13.33%) Billing
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) CISA
4 1 (6.67%) CISM
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Hadoop
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Hive
1 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
1 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Data Scientist
2 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Information Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Data Management
1 7 (46.67%) Zachman Framework
1 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
1 7 (46.67%) MapReduce
1 7 (46.67%) Machine Learning
1 7 (46.67%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C++
1 7 (46.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) CISA
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS