The table below looks at the statistics for Ultra-Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ultra-Low Latency over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 828 837 823
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 39 56 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.050% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.061% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 31
Average salary £90,000 £80,100 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% -13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £110,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+144.44% -
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86149 91458 83328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.20% 82.09% 80.34%
Number of salaries quoted 70404 74312 69214
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Ultra-Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ultra-Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ultra-Low Latency
Salary Trend in England

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

Ultra-Low Latency Salary Trend in England

Ultra-Low Latency
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Ultra-Low Latency Salary Histogram in England

Ultra-Low Latency
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 +18 38 £90,000 +10.70% 7
North West - 1 £110,000 -
South West - 1 £110,000 -
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Ultra-Low Latency 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 Ultra-Low Latency.

1 80 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 61 (76.25%) Finance
3 56 (70.00%) Linux
4 37 (46.25%) UNIX
5 34 (42.50%) C++
6 29 (36.25%) Banking
7 27 (33.75%) Multithreading
8 26 (32.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (28.75%) Solaris
10 22 (27.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (26.25%) Equities
12 20 (25.00%) Investment Banking
12 20 (25.00%) Hedge funds
13 18 (22.50%) C
13 18 (22.50%) Red Hat
14 17 (21.25%) Perl
14 17 (21.25%) Bash Shell
15 16 (20.00%) STL
15 16 (20.00%) Python
15 16 (20.00%) Degree
15 16 (20.00%) Telecoms
15 16 (20.00%) VMware
16 15 (18.75%) Nagios
16 15 (18.75%) SAN
16 15 (18.75%) Puppet
16 15 (18.75%) ZABBIX
17 14 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
18 13 (16.25%) Shell Script
18 13 (16.25%) SLA
19 12 (15.00%) Cisco

Ultra-Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Ultra-Low Latency 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 Ultra-Low Latency. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Office
1 10 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) SAN
2 11 (13.75%) Firewall
3 8 (10.00%) DNS
3 8 (10.00%) Multicast
4 5 (6.25%) Wireshark
4 5 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.75%) LDAP
6 3 (3.75%) SSH
7 1 (1.25%) VLAN
7 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) MySQL
2 2 (2.50%) KDB
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
General
1 61 (76.25%) Finance
2 29 (36.25%) Banking
3 20 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 16 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (11.25%) Front Office
6 7 (8.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Developer
2 13 (16.25%) C++ Developer
3 12 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (13.75%) Administrator
4 11 (13.75%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (11.25%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Service Manager
9 5 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Quantitative Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Support Manager
10 4 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
10 4 (5.00%) Help Desk Manager
11 3 (3.75%) Service Support Manager
12 2 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
12 2 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
12 2 (2.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) STL
2 9 (11.25%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (8.75%) Ultra Messaging
5 4 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
5 4 (5.00%) JMS
5 4 (5.00%) Rendezvous
6 1 (1.25%) Middleware
6 1 (1.25%) Spring
6 1 (1.25%) HTML
6 1 (1.25%) .NET
6 1 (1.25%) MFC
6 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.25%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.25%) HTML5
6 1 (1.25%) jQuery
6 1 (1.25%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 21 (26.25%) Equities
3 20 (25.00%) Hedge funds
4 10 (12.50%) Derivative
4 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 8 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (10.00%) Replication
5 8 (10.00%) Algorithms
5 8 (10.00%) Eurex
5 8 (10.00%) Clustering
6 5 (6.25%) Open Source
7 3 (3.75%) Statistics
7 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.75%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 56 (70.00%) Linux
2 37 (46.25%) UNIX
3 23 (28.75%) Solaris
4 22 (27.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (13.75%) SUSE
6 10 (12.50%) Windows
7 8 (10.00%) CentOS
7 8 (10.00%) Debian
7 8 (10.00%) Fedora
7 8 (10.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 27 (33.75%) Multithreading
3 14 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (13.75%) OO
5 10 (12.50%) ITIL
5 10 (12.50%) OOD
5 10 (12.50%) Investment Management
6 9 (11.25%) Load Balancing
7 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (10.00%) CRM
7 8 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
8 7 (8.75%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.25%) Algorithmic Trading
9 5 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
10 4 (5.00%) Service Management
10 4 (5.00%) Market Making
11 3 (3.75%) People Management
11 3 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (42.50%) C++
2 18 (22.50%) C
3 17 (21.25%) Perl
3 17 (21.25%) Bash Shell
4 16 (20.00%) Python
5 13 (16.25%) Shell Script
6 12 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (3.75%) C#
8 2 (2.50%) SQL
8 2 (2.50%) F#
9 1 (1.25%) R
9 1 (1.25%) VC++
9 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) CCNA
2 8 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (18.75%) Nagios
1 15 (18.75%) ZABBIX
1 15 (18.75%) Puppet
2 6 (7.50%) CFEngine
2 6 (7.50%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.25%) Netcool
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Red Hat
2 16 (20.00%) VMware
3 12 (15.00%) Cisco
4 8 (10.00%) Patsystems
4 8 (10.00%) GL TRADE
4 8 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 8 (10.00%) NYFIX
5 7 (8.75%) SolarWinds
6 5 (6.25%) Juniper
7 4 (5.00%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.50%) Sun
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle
9 1 (1.25%) Google
9 1 (1.25%) Splunk
9 1 (1.25%) Facebook
9 1 (1.25%) SevOne
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benfits + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Lucrative Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago