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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 816 833 825
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 50 40 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.040% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.049% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 45 34 43
Average salary £77,500 £80,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £53,250 £58,500
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £90,000 £109,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -
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
87575 81149 87863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.08% 81.19% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70594 67308 74983
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
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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 -3 40 £82,500 +3.12% 3
West Midlands 0 10 £55,500 +11.00%
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 98 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 49 (50.00%) Linux
3 47 (47.96%) Multithreading
4 43 (43.88%) Finance
5 39 (39.80%) UNIX
6 37 (37.76%) C++
7 35 (35.71%) Java
8 33 (33.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 31 (31.63%) Equities
9 31 (31.63%) Banking
10 29 (29.59%) Solaris
11 27 (27.55%) Investment Banking
12 23 (23.47%) Derivative
13 22 (22.45%) NetWare
14 20 (20.41%) Hedge funds
15 19 (19.39%) STL
16 18 (18.37%) Perl
16 18 (18.37%) Cisco
16 18 (18.37%) OO
17 17 (17.35%) CCNP
17 17 (17.35%) Cisco Certification
18 16 (16.33%) BGP
19 15 (15.31%) Front Office
20 14 (14.29%) Firewall
20 14 (14.29%) C
21 13 (13.27%) OSPF
22 12 (12.24%) Juniper
22 12 (12.24%) OOD
23 11 (11.22%) E-Commerce
23 11 (11.22%) MS Visio

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.33%) BGP
2 14 (14.29%) Firewall
3 13 (13.27%) OSPF
4 11 (11.22%) VPN
4 11 (11.22%) Internet
4 11 (11.22%) Extranet
4 11 (11.22%) Network Security
5 9 (9.18%) Junos
6 6 (6.12%) EIGRP
7 4 (4.08%) Multicast
7 4 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.06%) MPLS
9 2 (2.04%) DNS
9 2 (2.04%) LDAP
9 2 (2.04%) SSH
10 1 (1.02%) LAN
10 1 (1.02%) WAN
10 1 (1.02%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) MySQL
1 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
General
1 43 (43.88%) Finance
2 31 (31.63%) Banking
3 27 (27.55%) Investment Banking
4 15 (15.31%) Front Office
5 6 (6.12%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.02%) Back Office
7 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (50.00%) Developer
2 27 (27.55%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Firewall Engineer
5 8 (8.16%) Network Engineer
6 3 (3.06%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (3.06%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (3.06%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.06%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.04%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.04%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.04%) Administrator
7 2 (2.04%) Programmer
7 2 (2.04%) Firewall Specialist
7 2 (2.04%) Deployment Specialist
7 2 (2.04%) C++ Programmer
7 2 (2.04%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (2.04%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.02%) Service Manager
8 1 (1.02%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.39%) STL
2 9 (9.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 33 (33.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 31 (31.63%) Equities
3 23 (23.47%) Derivative
4 20 (20.41%) Hedge funds
5 10 (10.20%) Clustering
6 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.04%) Open Source
7 2 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.02%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 49 (50.00%) Linux
2 39 (39.80%) UNIX
3 29 (29.59%) Solaris
4 22 (22.45%) NetWare
5 6 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.12%) Windows
6 3 (3.06%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 47 (47.96%) Multithreading
3 18 (18.37%) OO
4 12 (12.24%) OOD
5 11 (11.22%) E-Commerce
6 10 (10.20%) Load Balancing
6 10 (10.20%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.12%) Scrum
9 4 (4.08%) Release Management
9 4 (4.08%) Service Management
9 4 (4.08%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.06%) ITSM
10 3 (3.06%) Algorithmic Trading
10 3 (3.06%) Investment Management
10 3 (3.06%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.06%) BCP
11 2 (2.04%) Project Management
11 2 (2.04%) Electronic Trading
11 2 (2.04%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.76%) C++
2 35 (35.71%) Java
3 18 (18.37%) Perl
4 14 (14.29%) C
5 10 (10.20%) Tcl
6 6 (6.12%) F#
6 6 (6.12%) C#
6 6 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.08%) Python
8 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.04%) Korn
9 1 (1.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (17.35%) CCNP
1 17 (17.35%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.18%) Check Point Certification
2 9 (9.18%) CCSA
2 9 (9.18%) Degree
3 7 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (1.02%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.02%) OpenView
2 1 (1.02%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (18.37%) Cisco
2 12 (12.24%) Juniper
3 11 (11.22%) Blue Coat
4 10 (10.20%) CheckPoint
5 6 (6.12%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.08%) Oracle
6 4 (4.08%) Sybase
7 2 (2.04%) JBoss
8 1 (1.02%) Facebook
8 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.02%) Google
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