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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 847 811 812
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 41 42 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.042% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.053% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 35 34 58
Average salary £82,500 £80,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £57,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £95,000 £108,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
87806 79197 86082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.80% 79.57% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70655 65397 73602
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
London -6 34 £82,500 +3.12% 2
West Midlands -6 7 £55,500 +5.71%
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 89 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 48 (53.93%) Linux
3 43 (48.31%) Multithreading
4 39 (43.82%) Finance
5 37 (41.57%) UNIX
6 35 (39.33%) C++
7 32 (35.96%) Java
8 30 (33.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 28 (31.46%) Solaris
9 28 (31.46%) Equities
9 28 (31.46%) Banking
10 24 (26.97%) Investment Banking
11 20 (22.47%) Derivative
12 19 (21.35%) NetWare
13 18 (20.22%) STL
13 18 (20.22%) OO
14 17 (19.10%) Perl
14 17 (19.10%) Hedge funds
15 15 (16.85%) Cisco
16 14 (15.73%) Front Office
17 13 (14.61%) C
18 11 (12.36%) CCNP
18 11 (12.36%) OOD
18 11 (12.36%) Cisco Certification
18 11 (12.36%) Firewall
18 11 (12.36%) Degree
19 10 (11.24%) BGP
20 9 (10.11%) Juniper
20 9 (10.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 8 (8.99%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.12%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) Firewall
2 10 (11.24%) BGP
3 8 (8.99%) Internet
3 8 (8.99%) Extranet
3 8 (8.99%) VPN
3 8 (8.99%) Network Security
4 7 (7.87%) Junos
4 7 (7.87%) OSPF
5 3 (3.37%) EIGRP
5 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.25%) SSH
6 2 (2.25%) DNS
6 2 (2.25%) LDAP
7 1 (1.12%) LAN
7 1 (1.12%) WAN
7 1 (1.12%) NetScreen
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.12%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) MySQL
1 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
General
1 39 (43.82%) Finance
2 28 (31.46%) Banking
3 24 (26.97%) Investment Banking
4 14 (15.73%) Front Office
5 3 (3.37%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.12%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (50.56%) Developer
2 24 (26.97%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.61%) C++ Developer
4 8 (8.99%) Firewall Engineer
5 5 (5.62%) UNIX Engineer
5 5 (5.62%) Network Engineer
6 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.37%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.37%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (2.25%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (2.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.25%) Administrator
7 2 (2.25%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.25%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.12%) Architect
8 1 (1.12%) Analyst
8 1 (1.12%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.12%) Senior Manager
8 1 (1.12%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.12%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) STL
2 9 (10.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (33.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 28 (31.46%) Equities
3 20 (22.47%) Derivative
4 17 (19.10%) Hedge funds
5 7 (7.87%) Clustering
6 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.25%) Open Source
7 2 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.12%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 48 (53.93%) Linux
2 37 (41.57%) UNIX
3 28 (31.46%) Solaris
4 19 (21.35%) NetWare
5 8 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.74%) Windows
7 5 (5.62%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 43 (48.31%) Multithreading
3 18 (20.22%) OO
4 11 (12.36%) OOD
5 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.87%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (7.87%) Load Balancing
7 6 (6.74%) Scrum
7 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.49%) Regression Testing
8 4 (4.49%) Release Management
8 4 (4.49%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.37%) Investment Management
9 3 (3.37%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.25%) Algorithmic Trading
10 2 (2.25%) Project Management
10 2 (2.25%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (2.25%) Kernel Tuning
11 1 (1.12%) Network Monitoring
11 1 (1.12%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.33%) C++
2 32 (35.96%) Java
3 17 (19.10%) Perl
4 13 (14.61%) C
5 8 (8.99%) Bash Shell
6 7 (7.87%) Tcl
7 6 (6.74%) C#
7 6 (6.74%) F#
7 6 (6.74%) Python
8 4 (4.49%) Korn
9 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) CCNP
1 11 (12.36%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
2 7 (7.87%) Check Point Certification
2 7 (7.87%) CCSA
3 4 (4.49%) CCIE
4 1 (1.12%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Puppet
1 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.12%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.12%) OpenView
2 1 (1.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) Cisco
2 9 (10.11%) Juniper
3 8 (8.99%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.99%) Blue Coat
4 7 (7.87%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.49%) Oracle
5 4 (4.49%) Sybase
6 2 (2.25%) JBoss
7 1 (1.12%) SolarWinds
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