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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 820 828 820
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 56 38 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.037% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.046% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 31
Average salary £77,500 £72,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,250 £92,500 £130,000
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
87785 82919 84498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.14% 81.58% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71606 68904 71839
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +32 46 £78,750 -1.56% 2
West Midlands -15 10 £55,500 +11.00%
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 93 (96.88%) Low Latency
2 47 (48.96%) Finance
3 46 (47.92%) Linux
4 44 (45.83%) UNIX
4 44 (45.83%) Multithreading
5 38 (39.58%) C++
6 27 (28.13%) Java
7 26 (27.08%) Solaris
7 26 (27.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 26 (27.08%) Banking
8 25 (26.04%) Equities
9 22 (22.92%) Investment Banking
10 20 (20.83%) Derivative
11 19 (19.79%) Perl
11 19 (19.79%) C
12 18 (18.75%) STL
12 18 (18.75%) Cisco
12 18 (18.75%) CCNP
12 18 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (17.71%) NetWare
13 17 (17.71%) BGP
13 17 (17.71%) Hedge funds
14 16 (16.67%) OO
15 15 (15.63%) OOD
16 14 (14.58%) OSPF
16 14 (14.58%) Firewall
17 13 (13.54%) Front Office
18 12 (12.50%) Juniper
19 11 (11.46%) Internet
19 11 (11.46%) Extranet

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (2.08%) JBoss
1 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (11.46%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.71%) BGP
2 14 (14.58%) Firewall
2 14 (14.58%) OSPF
3 11 (11.46%) Internet
3 11 (11.46%) Extranet
3 11 (11.46%) VPN
3 11 (11.46%) Network Security
4 9 (9.38%) Junos
5 7 (7.29%) EIGRP
6 6 (6.25%) Multicast
7 5 (5.21%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (4.17%) MPLS
9 3 (3.13%) SAN
10 2 (2.08%) DNS
10 2 (2.08%) LDAP
10 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.08%) SSH
11 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.04%) NetScreen
11 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) MySQL
1 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
General
1 47 (48.96%) Finance
2 26 (27.08%) Banking
3 22 (22.92%) Investment Banking
4 13 (13.54%) Front Office
5 7 (7.29%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
7 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (46.88%) Developer
2 20 (20.83%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.75%) C++ Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Firewall Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) C Developer
7 3 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.13%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.13%) Administrator
8 2 (2.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.08%) Programmer
8 2 (2.08%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.08%) Analyst
8 2 (2.08%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (2.08%) C++ Programmer
8 2 (2.08%) Firewall Specialist
8 2 (2.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.75%) STL
2 10 (10.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.04%) Middleware
3 1 (1.04%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 25 (26.04%) Equities
3 20 (20.83%) Derivative
4 17 (17.71%) Hedge funds
5 11 (11.46%) Clustering
6 7 (7.29%) Data Structures
6 7 (7.29%) Algorithms
6 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.08%) Open Source
7 2 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.04%) Replication
8 1 (1.04%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.04%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 46 (47.92%) Linux
2 44 (45.83%) UNIX
3 26 (27.08%) Solaris
4 17 (17.71%) NetWare
5 7 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.25%) Windows
7 2 (2.08%) SUSE
8 1 (1.04%) Debian
8 1 (1.04%) Fedora
8 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (96.88%) Low Latency
2 44 (45.83%) Multithreading
3 16 (16.67%) OO
4 15 (15.63%) OOD
5 11 (11.46%) E-Commerce
5 11 (11.46%) Load Balancing
6 10 (10.42%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.21%) Service Management
8 5 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.21%) OOP
8 5 (5.21%) Software Architecture
8 5 (5.21%) Analytics
9 4 (4.17%) Release Management
9 4 (4.17%) ITSM
9 4 (4.17%) Scrum
9 4 (4.17%) BCP
9 4 (4.17%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.13%) Algorithmic Trading
10 3 (3.13%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.58%) C++
2 27 (28.13%) Java
3 19 (19.79%) Perl
3 19 (19.79%) C
4 10 (10.42%) Tcl
5 7 (7.29%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.25%) Python
7 4 (4.17%) C#
7 4 (4.17%) F#
8 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) CCNP
1 18 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.38%) Check Point Certification
2 9 (9.38%) CCSA
3 8 (8.33%) CCIE
4 7 (7.29%) Degree
5 1 (1.04%) PhD
5 1 (1.04%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) SLA
1 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Squid
1 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) Puppet
2 4 (4.17%) Nagios
3 3 (3.13%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.08%) CFEngine
4 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.04%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (1.04%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Cisco
2 12 (12.50%) Juniper
3 10 (10.42%) CheckPoint
3 10 (10.42%) Blue Coat
4 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.21%) Google
4 5 (5.21%) Facebook
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle
5 4 (4.17%) Sybase
6 3 (3.13%) VMware
7 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.04%) Patsystems
8 1 (1.04%) GL TRADE
8 1 (1.04%) NYFIX
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