The first table below looks at the demand for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 256 240 269
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 2 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.025% 0.20% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.26% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 6
Average salary £47,500 £56,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.92% -5.83%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6243 5840 6274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.13% 75.92% 74.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5126 4893 5321
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Low Latency
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the East of England region.

Low Latency Salary Trend in the East of England

Low Latency
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Hertfordshire -6 1 - -
Essex - 1 £47,500 -
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Low Latency 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 Low Latency.

1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (40.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Equities
3 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Junos
3 1 (20.00%) Build Automation

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Low Latency 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 Low Latency. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) Multicast
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Junos
2 1 (20.00%) SDH
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) VMware