The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 825 811 845
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +34
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 41 53 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.052% 0.022%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.16% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 23
Average salary £47,500 £54,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.03% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,925 £66,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.23% +18.88%
IDOL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31267 33109 35893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.77% 32.38% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26995 28413 32280
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IDOL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in England

IDOL
Salary Trend in England

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

IDOL Salary Trend in England

IDOL
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IDOL across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

IDOL Salary Histogram in England

IDOL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IDOL within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
South East - 31 £40,000 -
London -2 10 £60,000 +11.11%
IDOL
UK

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 72 (88.89%) SQL
2 67 (82.72%) SharePoint
3 66 (81.48%) Windows
4 65 (80.25%) PowerShell
5 63 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 63 (77.78%) Active Directory
6 60 (74.07%) Citrix
6 60 (74.07%) Meridio
7 59 (72.84%) DNS
7 59 (72.84%) IIS
8 58 (71.60%) VMware
9 57 (70.37%) EDRMS
9 57 (70.37%) Veritas
9 57 (70.37%) Apache
9 57 (70.37%) ISA Server
9 57 (70.37%) NetBackup
9 57 (70.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 56 (69.14%) Microsoft
11 55 (67.90%) Security Cleared
11 55 (67.90%) SC Cleared
12 52 (64.20%) DV Cleared
12 52 (64.20%) DHCP
13 49 (60.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 48 (59.26%) Mentoring
14 48 (59.26%) Incident Management
15 46 (56.79%) Statistics
16 45 (55.56%) Coaching
17 35 (43.21%) Fujitsu
18 32 (39.51%) Time Management
18 32 (39.51%) Telecoms

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing IDOL 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 IDOL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 67 (82.72%) SharePoint
2 59 (72.84%) IIS
3 57 (70.37%) Apache
3 57 (70.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (13.58%) WorkSite
5 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.47%) Confluence
7 1 (1.23%) Documentum
7 1 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 59 (72.84%) DNS
2 52 (64.20%) DHCP
3 20 (24.69%) Internet
4 4 (4.94%) LAN
4 4 (4.94%) WAN
5 3 (3.70%) SAN
5 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.70%) VLAN
6 1 (1.23%) Extranet
6 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (70.37%) EDRMS
2 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.88%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (9.88%) DTS
3 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.47%) JIRA
General
1 32 (39.51%) Telecoms
1 32 (39.51%) Finance
1 32 (39.51%) Retail
2 6 (7.41%) Law
3 5 (6.17%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Support Engineer
2 17 (20.99%) 3rd Line Support
3 15 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Web Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Web Support Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) SQL DBA
5 8 (9.88%) DBA
6 7 (8.64%) Developer
7 5 (6.17%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) Senior Support Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 1 (1.23%) Technical Services Analyst
10 1 (1.23%) Senior Applications Developer
10 1 (1.23%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (56.79%) Statistics
2 19 (23.46%) Clustering
3 8 (9.88%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.70%) PKI
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.23%) Wiki
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (81.48%) Windows
2 63 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (59.26%) Incident Management
1 48 (59.26%) Mentoring
2 45 (55.56%) Coaching
3 32 (39.51%) Time Management
4 12 (14.81%) Change Management
5 8 (9.88%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.41%) Document Management
7 3 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.70%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (3.70%) Performance Testing
8 2 (2.47%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.47%) Migration
9 1 (1.23%) Content Management
9 1 (1.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.23%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.23%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (88.89%) SQL
2 65 (80.25%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.88%) T-SQL
3 8 (9.88%) VBScript
3 8 (9.88%) C#
3 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 55 (67.90%) SC Cleared
1 55 (67.90%) Security Cleared
2 52 (64.20%) DV Cleared
3 6 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (1.23%) MCSE
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 63 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 57 (70.37%) ISA Server
3 49 (60.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 57 (70.37%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.70%) Netcool
2 3 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (3.70%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 60 (74.07%) Citrix
1 60 (74.07%) Meridio
2 58 (71.60%) VMware
3 57 (70.37%) Veritas
4 56 (69.14%) Microsoft
5 35 (43.21%) Fujitsu
6 8 (9.88%) HP
6 8 (9.88%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco
7 3 (3.70%) EMC
7 3 (3.70%) NetApp
7 3 (3.70%) Novell
8 2 (2.47%) Capita
8 2 (2.47%) Google