The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard 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 Smartcard over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Card
Rank 310 325 324
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.034% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.023% 0.076% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £35,000 £51,250 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.70% -35.93%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
Smartcard
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
4381 5277 5871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.95% 44.98% 49.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3611 4335 5170
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Smartcard
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Smartcard Salary Trend in the City of London

Smartcard
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) SecurID
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) DMZ
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (25.00%) Java Card
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Gemalto
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) DMZ
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) SecurID
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Java Card
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Gemalto