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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 844 845 839
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 19 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.012% 0.033%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.063% 0.038% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 18
Average salary £52,500 £58,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £58,750 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,200 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - -
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
30108 31183 32893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.18% 31.81% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25953 26425 29154
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -3 14 £40,000 -
London +15 5 £52,500 -10.63% 1
IDOL
UK

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 60 (88.24%) Windows
2 58 (85.29%) SharePoint
3 57 (83.82%) SQL
4 56 (82.35%) PowerShell
5 54 (79.41%) Active Directory
5 54 (79.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 51 (75.00%) Citrix
6 51 (75.00%) Meridio
7 50 (73.53%) IIS
8 48 (70.59%) Apache
8 48 (70.59%) Veritas
8 48 (70.59%) ISA Server
8 48 (70.59%) EDRMS
8 48 (70.59%) NetBackup
9 47 (69.12%) DNS
10 46 (67.65%) VMware
11 43 (63.24%) SC Cleared
11 43 (63.24%) Security Cleared
11 43 (63.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 40 (58.82%) DHCP
13 39 (57.35%) Microsoft
13 39 (57.35%) DV Cleared
14 37 (54.41%) VMware Infrastructure
15 36 (52.94%) Mentoring
15 36 (52.94%) Incident Management
16 34 (50.00%) Statistics
17 33 (48.53%) Coaching
18 27 (39.71%) Fujitsu
19 24 (35.29%) Telecoms
19 24 (35.29%) Finance

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 58 (85.29%) SharePoint
2 50 (73.53%) IIS
3 48 (70.59%) Apache
4 43 (63.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (14.71%) WorkSite
6 5 (7.35%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.47%) Documentum
8 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 47 (69.12%) DNS
2 40 (58.82%) DHCP
3 20 (29.41%) Internet
4 4 (5.88%) LAN
4 4 (5.88%) WAN
5 3 (4.41%) SAN
5 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.41%) VLAN
6 1 (1.47%) Extranet
6 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (70.59%) EDRMS
2 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (11.76%) DTS
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 24 (35.29%) Telecoms
1 24 (35.29%) Finance
1 24 (35.29%) Retail
2 10 (14.71%) Law
3 7 (10.29%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Web Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Web Support Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) SQL DBA
5 8 (11.76%) DBA
6 4 (5.88%) Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.41%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Support Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Technical Services Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (50.00%) Statistics
2 22 (32.35%) Clustering
3 10 (14.71%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.41%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.41%) PKI
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (88.24%) Windows
2 54 (79.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.94%) Incident Management
1 36 (52.94%) Mentoring
2 33 (48.53%) Coaching
3 24 (35.29%) Time Management
4 15 (22.06%) Change Management
5 8 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.35%) Document Management
8 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.41%) Performance Engineering
8 3 (4.41%) Performance Testing
9 2 (2.94%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.94%) Migration
9 2 (2.94%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.47%) Content Management
10 1 (1.47%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.47%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (83.82%) SQL
2 56 (82.35%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 8 (11.76%) VBScript
3 8 (11.76%) C#
3 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (63.24%) SC Cleared
1 43 (63.24%) Security Cleared
2 39 (57.35%) DV Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) Degree
System Software
1 54 (79.41%) Active Directory
2 48 (70.59%) ISA Server
3 37 (54.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (70.59%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.41%) Netcool
2 3 (4.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (4.41%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 51 (75.00%) Citrix
1 51 (75.00%) Meridio
2 48 (70.59%) Veritas
3 46 (67.65%) VMware
4 39 (57.35%) Microsoft
5 27 (39.71%) Fujitsu
6 8 (11.76%) Business Objects
7 7 (10.29%) HP
8 3 (4.41%) EMC
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco
8 3 (4.41%) NetApp
8 3 (4.41%) Novell