The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 841 812 850
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +38
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 28 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.017% 0.020%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.082% 0.054% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 18
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £64,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £61,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +45.29%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34012 31657 34537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.10% 31.15% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 29331 27608 30658
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
IDOL
UK

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 31 July 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 31 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
South East 0 17 £38,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £38,000 -
London -41 4 £47,500 +1.06% 1
South West - 1 £45,000 -
IDOL
UK

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (69.39%) Windows
2 33 (67.35%) SharePoint
3 32 (65.31%) SQL
4 31 (63.27%) Finance
5 30 (61.22%) Security Cleared
5 30 (61.22%) Microsoft
6 29 (59.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (59.18%) Meridio
7 25 (51.02%) Retail
7 25 (51.02%) Fujitsu
7 25 (51.02%) Telecoms
8 24 (48.98%) Citrix
8 24 (48.98%) Active Directory
8 24 (48.98%) VMware
9 23 (46.94%) Incident Management
10 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
10 22 (44.90%) DV Cleared
10 22 (44.90%) IIS
11 21 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (40.82%) PowerShell
12 20 (40.82%) SharePoint 2010
12 20 (40.82%) Statistics
12 20 (40.82%) NetBackup
12 20 (40.82%) DHCP
12 20 (40.82%) Apache
12 20 (40.82%) DNS
12 20 (40.82%) ISA Server
12 20 (40.82%) Veritas
12 20 (40.82%) EDRMS
13 18 (36.73%) Time Management

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (67.35%) SharePoint
2 22 (44.90%) IIS
3 20 (40.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 20 (40.82%) Apache
4 10 (20.41%) WorkSite
5 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
5 4 (8.16%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (4.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Office
2 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.82%) DHCP
1 20 (40.82%) DNS
2 7 (14.29%) LAN
2 7 (14.29%) WAN
2 7 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (4.08%) Intranet
3 2 (4.08%) Extranet
3 2 (4.08%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) EDRMS
2 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.04%) OLAP
4 1 (2.04%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (63.27%) Finance
2 25 (51.02%) Retail
2 25 (51.02%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.24%) Legal
4 5 (10.20%) Banking
5 3 (6.12%) Law
6 2 (4.08%) Publishing
7 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Support Engineer
1 10 (20.41%) 3rd Line Support
1 10 (20.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (4.08%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Search Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) XML
2 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.16%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) Middleware
3 2 (4.08%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) JSON
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (4.08%) REST
3 2 (4.08%) CSS3
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.08%) HTML5
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.04%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Statistics
2 7 (14.29%) PKI
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.04%) Wiki
5 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (69.39%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Incident Management
2 18 (36.73%) Time Management
3 9 (18.37%) Document Management
4 8 (16.33%) ITIL
5 7 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Performance Engineering
7 4 (8.16%) Information Management
7 4 (8.16%) Release Management
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.12%) Change Control
9 2 (4.08%) MVC
9 2 (4.08%) Workflow
9 2 (4.08%) Web Development
9 2 (4.08%) Web Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) SQL
2 20 (40.82%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.16%) C#
4 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) VB
4 2 (4.08%) Lua
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (61.22%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
2 22 (44.90%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 24 (48.98%) Active Directory
2 21 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (40.82%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (40.82%) NetBackup
2 7 (14.29%) Netcool
2 7 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Microsoft
2 29 (59.18%) Meridio
3 25 (51.02%) Fujitsu
4 24 (48.98%) Citrix
4 24 (48.98%) VMware
5 20 (40.82%) Veritas
6 10 (20.41%) HP
7 7 (14.29%) EMC
8 4 (8.16%) SAP
9 3 (6.12%) Google
10 2 (4.08%) Interwoven
10 2 (4.08%) CA