The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 787 800 858
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +58
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 111 55 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.053% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.13% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 81 40 25
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
Smart Meter
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40919 40930 42699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.83% 39.48% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 33287 33027 36093
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,905 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in England

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in England

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in England

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in England

Smart Meter
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 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 -8 31 £60,000 +20.00% 10
East of England -1 22 £50,000 -16.66%
West Midlands +11 18 £35,000 -17.64% 4
North West - 16 £35,000 - 2
London +9 15 £50,000 -25.92% 2
East Midlands +17 4 £65,000 - 2
South West - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Smart Meter
UK

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Smart Meter 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 Smart Meter.

1 44 (21.78%) Retail
1 44 (21.78%) Degree
2 35 (17.33%) Finance
3 34 (16.83%) CRM
4 32 (15.84%) Oracle
4 32 (15.84%) Linux
5 30 (14.85%) Java
5 30 (14.85%) Project Management
5 30 (14.85%) Telecoms
6 23 (11.39%) Python
6 23 (11.39%) Programme Management
7 22 (10.89%) Software Testing
8 21 (10.40%) Billing
9 19 (9.41%) B2B
10 18 (8.91%) C
10 18 (8.91%) Security Cleared
11 17 (8.42%) MySQL
11 17 (8.42%) Wireless
11 17 (8.42%) Embedded Linux
12 16 (7.92%) Software Engineering
12 16 (7.92%) Oracle EBS
12 16 (7.92%) SQL
12 16 (7.92%) Algorithms
13 15 (7.43%) LTE
13 15 (7.43%) MS Office
13 15 (7.43%) SAP
13 15 (7.43%) QA
14 14 (6.93%) Management Information System
14 14 (6.93%) GPRS
14 14 (6.93%) B2C

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Smart Meter 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 Smart Meter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.44%) JBoss
2 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.50%) CMS
2 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (7.43%) MS Office
2 11 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.99%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (7.92%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (5.45%) SAP IS-U
2 11 (5.45%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.49%) SAP MRS
3 3 (1.49%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.42%) Wireless
2 15 (7.43%) LTE
3 14 (6.93%) GPRS
4 12 (5.94%) 3G
5 10 (4.95%) 802.15
5 10 (4.95%) GGSN
5 10 (4.95%) SGSN
5 10 (4.95%) ZigBee
6 9 (4.46%) Internet
6 9 (4.46%) Broadband
7 8 (3.96%) FTP
7 8 (3.96%) HTTP
8 6 (2.97%) TCP/IP
9 5 (2.48%) SDH
9 5 (2.48%) Ethernet
9 5 (2.48%) TETRA
9 5 (2.48%) Firewall
10 4 (1.98%) 4G
10 4 (1.98%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (1.98%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.42%) MySQL
2 14 (6.93%) Big Data
3 11 (5.45%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.45%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.95%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.96%) Hadoop
5 8 (3.96%) Apache Hive
5 8 (3.96%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.47%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.98%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.98%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.99%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.50%) Redis
10 1 (0.50%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.50%) DTS
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (3.47%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.98%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.99%) JUnit
3 2 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.50%) Subversion
4 1 (0.50%) Selenium
General
1 44 (21.78%) Retail
2 35 (17.33%) Finance
3 30 (14.85%) Telecoms
4 21 (10.40%) Billing
5 10 (4.95%) Electronics
6 9 (4.46%) Multimedia
7 6 (2.97%) Legal
8 5 (2.48%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.98%) German Language
10 3 (1.49%) Czech Language
10 3 (1.49%) Automotive
11 2 (0.99%) Marketing
12 1 (0.50%) Back Office
12 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (14.36%) Developer
2 28 (13.86%) Analyst
3 24 (11.88%) Architect
4 19 (9.41%) Java Developer
5 17 (8.42%) Consultant
6 14 (6.93%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.93%) Tester
6 14 (6.93%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (6.93%) Oracle Architect
6 14 (6.93%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 13 (6.44%) Business Analyst
7 13 (6.44%) Software Engineer
7 13 (6.44%) Team Leader
7 13 (6.44%) Functional Architect
8 12 (5.94%) Support Engineer
9 10 (4.95%) Test Manager
10 9 (4.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (4.46%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (4.46%) Lead Tester
11 8 (3.96%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.47%) XML
1 7 (3.47%) JSON
2 6 (2.97%) Twisted
2 6 (2.97%) AngularJS
3 4 (1.98%) Web Services
3 4 (1.98%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (1.49%) BAPI
4 3 (1.49%) SAP ALE
4 3 (1.49%) EDI
5 2 (0.99%) Spring
6 1 (0.50%) Java EE
6 1 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.50%) WAP
6 1 (0.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.50%) ODBC
6 1 (0.50%) HTML
6 1 (0.50%) WML
6 1 (0.50%) J2EE
6 1 (0.50%) CSS
6 1 (0.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.92%) Algorithms
2 14 (6.93%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.94%) DTV
4 11 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.46%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.48%) SCADA
8 4 (1.98%) Replication
8 4 (1.98%) PKI
9 3 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.50%) Clustering
10 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.50%) Physics
10 1 (0.50%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.50%) Biology
10 1 (0.50%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.50%) User Experience
10 1 (0.50%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.84%) Linux
2 17 (8.42%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (5.94%) Windows
4 8 (3.96%) Windows XP
5 7 (3.47%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.97%) UNIX
6 6 (2.97%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.50%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.50%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.83%) CRM
2 30 (14.85%) Project Management
3 23 (11.39%) Programme Management
4 22 (10.89%) Software Testing
5 19 (9.41%) B2B
6 16 (7.92%) Software Engineering
7 14 (6.93%) B2C
8 13 (6.44%) Analytics
9 12 (5.94%) ITIL
9 12 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (5.94%) Supplier Management
10 11 (5.45%) PRINCE2
11 10 (4.95%) Risk Management
11 10 (4.95%) Network Architecture
12 9 (4.46%) Performance Improvement
12 9 (4.46%) Demand Forecasting
12 9 (4.46%) Information Security
13 8 (3.96%) Zachman Framework
13 8 (3.96%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.85%) Java
2 23 (11.39%) Python
3 18 (8.91%) C
4 16 (7.92%) SQL
5 11 (5.45%) Embedded C
6 10 (4.95%) C++
7 6 (2.97%) Perl
7 6 (2.97%) Erlang
8 4 (1.98%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.49%) ABAP
10 2 (0.99%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.99%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.50%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.50%) R
11 1 (0.50%) sed
11 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.50%) VB
11 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (21.78%) Degree
2 18 (8.91%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.44%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (5.94%) CCNA
5 11 (5.45%) CCNP
6 9 (4.46%) ISEB
7 8 (3.96%) ISTQB
7 8 (3.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (2.48%) CISSP
9 4 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.49%) CISM
10 3 (1.49%) MBA
11 2 (0.99%) GIAC
11 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.99%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.99%) CISA
11 2 (0.99%) HND
11 2 (0.99%) APMP
11 2 (0.99%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.43%) QA
2 4 (1.98%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.98%) ISO 14001
3 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.47%) Firmware
2 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.50%) Sysprep
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (15.84%) Oracle
2 15 (7.43%) SAP
3 14 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.97%) VMware
5 3 (1.49%) Cisco
5 3 (1.49%) Syclo
6 2 (0.99%) Talend
6 2 (0.99%) Primavera
6 2 (0.99%) HP
6 2 (0.99%) Informatica
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.50%) F5
7 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Just now
Guildford
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £95,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £52,845 to £67,549 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + Plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + Plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
SSE
Salary: circa £40,000
Posted: 16 days ago
Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £47,127 to £60,239 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago