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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 848 891 861
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -30
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 23 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.024% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.074% 0.075% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 9
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -22.76%
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
31208 34869 32221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.71% 31.56% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26657 30219 28270
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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
London +56 10 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Yorkshire - 9 £40,000 -
South East 0 4 - -
IDOL
UK

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) SQL
3 24 (55.81%) SharePoint
3 24 (55.81%) WorkSite
4 22 (51.16%) HP
5 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
6 19 (44.19%) Legal
7 18 (41.86%) Meridio
7 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
8 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
9 16 (37.21%) Document Management
9 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
9 16 (37.21%) Citrix
10 15 (34.88%) SC Cleared
10 15 (34.88%) PowerShell
11 14 (32.56%) Veritas
11 14 (32.56%) Apache
11 14 (32.56%) IIS
11 14 (32.56%) NetBackup
11 14 (32.56%) ISA Server
11 14 (32.56%) EDRMS
12 13 (30.23%) Law
13 12 (27.91%) VMware
13 12 (27.91%) Client/Server
13 12 (27.91%) DHCP
13 12 (27.91%) DNS
13 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (25.58%) Project Planning
15 10 (23.26%) Statistics

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 24 (55.81%) SharePoint
1 24 (55.81%) WorkSite
2 14 (32.56%) Apache
2 14 (32.56%) IIS
3 9 (20.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (16.28%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (16.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (11.63%) Confluence
6 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.28%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) DHCP
1 12 (27.91%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) Internet
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 14 (32.56%) EDRMS
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.33%) DTS
4 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (44.19%) Legal
2 13 (30.23%) Law
3 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
3 7 (16.28%) Finance
3 7 (16.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Applications Support
2 11 (25.58%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Web Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Web Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.65%) Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Designer
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 1 (2.33%) DBA
7 1 (2.33%) Server Support
7 1 (2.33%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.33%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Client/Server
2 10 (23.26%) Statistics
3 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
4 5 (11.63%) Wiki
4 5 (11.63%) Clustering
5 2 (4.65%) PKI
5 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Document Management
2 11 (25.58%) Project Planning
3 10 (23.26%) Incident Management
3 10 (23.26%) Mentoring
3 10 (23.26%) Coaching
4 9 (20.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (16.28%) Time Management
6 4 (9.30%) Change Management
6 4 (9.30%) Change Control
7 2 (4.65%) Validation
7 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.33%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
2 15 (34.88%) SC Cleared
3 9 (20.93%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
2 14 (32.56%) ISA Server
3 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (32.56%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.65%) Netcool
2 2 (4.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) HP
2 18 (41.86%) Meridio
3 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
4 16 (37.21%) Citrix
5 14 (32.56%) Veritas
6 12 (27.91%) VMware
7 7 (16.28%) Fujitsu
8 4 (9.30%) Interwoven
9 2 (4.65%) Cisco
9 2 (4.65%) NetApp
9 2 (4.65%) EMC
10 1 (2.33%) Business Objects