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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 802 818 842
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +24
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 29 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.025% 0.017%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.098% 0.077% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 14
Average salary £40,000 £58,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.91% +17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -
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
29446 31254 34045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.86% 32.23% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25502 26762 30561
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
South East - 26 £40,000 - 1
London -22 3 £60,000 +2.12%
IDOL
UK

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 68 (89.47%) SQL
1 68 (89.47%) SharePoint
2 67 (88.16%) Windows
3 66 (86.84%) PowerShell
4 64 (84.21%) Active Directory
4 64 (84.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 61 (80.26%) Citrix
5 61 (80.26%) Meridio
6 60 (78.95%) IIS
7 58 (76.32%) Apache
7 58 (76.32%) Veritas
7 58 (76.32%) EDRMS
7 58 (76.32%) ISA Server
7 58 (76.32%) NetBackup
8 57 (75.00%) DNS
9 56 (73.68%) VMware
9 56 (73.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 54 (71.05%) SC Cleared
10 54 (71.05%) Security Cleared
11 51 (67.11%) DV Cleared
12 50 (65.79%) Microsoft
12 50 (65.79%) DHCP
13 47 (61.84%) VMware Infrastructure
14 46 (60.53%) Incident Management
14 46 (60.53%) Mentoring
15 44 (57.89%) Statistics
16 43 (56.58%) Coaching
17 32 (42.11%) Fujitsu
18 29 (38.16%) Telecoms
18 29 (38.16%) Finance

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 68 (89.47%) SharePoint
2 60 (78.95%) IIS
3 58 (76.32%) Apache
4 56 (73.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (7.89%) WorkSite
6 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.32%) CMS
8 1 (1.32%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 57 (75.00%) DNS
2 50 (65.79%) DHCP
3 20 (26.32%) Internet
4 4 (5.26%) LAN
4 4 (5.26%) WAN
5 3 (3.95%) VLAN
5 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.95%) SAN
6 1 (1.32%) Extranet
6 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (76.32%) EDRMS
2 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (10.53%) DTS
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) LoadRunner
General
1 29 (38.16%) Telecoms
1 29 (38.16%) Finance
1 29 (38.16%) Retail
2 6 (7.89%) Law
3 3 (3.95%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (39.47%) Support Engineer
2 18 (23.68%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Web Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Web Support Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 8 (10.53%) DBA
6 5 (6.58%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Analyst
8 2 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 1 (1.32%) Senior DBA
9 1 (1.32%) Technical Services Analyst
9 1 (1.32%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.84%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (57.89%) Statistics
2 22 (28.95%) Clustering
3 8 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.95%) PKI
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.32%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (88.16%) Windows
2 64 (84.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (60.53%) Incident Management
1 46 (60.53%) Mentoring
2 43 (56.58%) Coaching
3 29 (38.16%) Time Management
4 15 (19.74%) Change Management
5 8 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.26%) Document Management
8 3 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.95%) Performance Testing
8 3 (3.95%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (2.63%) Migration
9 2 (2.63%) Data Migration
10 1 (1.32%) Content Management
10 1 (1.32%) Line Management
10 1 (1.32%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.32%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (89.47%) SQL
2 66 (86.84%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 8 (10.53%) VBScript
3 8 (10.53%) C#
3 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 54 (71.05%) SC Cleared
1 54 (71.05%) Security Cleared
2 51 (67.11%) DV Cleared
3 6 (7.89%) Degree
4 1 (1.32%) MCSE
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 64 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 58 (76.32%) ISA Server
3 47 (61.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (76.32%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.95%) Netcool
2 3 (3.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (3.95%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 61 (80.26%) Citrix
1 61 (80.26%) Meridio
2 58 (76.32%) Veritas
3 56 (73.68%) VMware
4 50 (65.79%) Microsoft
5 32 (42.11%) Fujitsu
6 8 (10.53%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.95%) Cisco
7 3 (3.95%) HP
7 3 (3.95%) EMC
7 3 (3.95%) NetApp
7 3 (3.95%) Novell
8 2 (2.63%) Capita
9 1 (1.32%) Google