The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 253 243 284
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +41
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 3 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.038% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 8
Average salary £47,500 £56,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.92% -3.82%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,995 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+0.01% -7.87%
Low Latency
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6141 5670 6692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.66% 76.77% 74.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4968 4775 5664
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 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
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Low Latency
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Equities
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Junos
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Junos
2 1 (20.00%) Multicast
2 1 (20.00%) SDH
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
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
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
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
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%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
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 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) VMware