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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 809 777 826
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +49
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 41 69 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.072% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.088% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 37 50 35
Average salary £72,500 £88,750 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.30% +10.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £130,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
81768 78776 82778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.75% 82.36% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 63526 70746
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -28 40 £72,500 -19.44% 6
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 93 (96.88%) Low Latency
2 65 (67.71%) Finance
3 58 (60.42%) Linux
4 46 (47.92%) UNIX
5 45 (46.88%) C++
6 36 (37.50%) Multithreading
7 26 (27.08%) Solaris
8 24 (25.00%) Perl
8 24 (25.00%) Banking
9 22 (22.92%) C
10 21 (21.88%) STL
10 21 (21.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 21 (21.88%) Hedge funds
11 20 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (20.83%) Cisco
11 20 (20.83%) Equities
12 18 (18.75%) Firewall
12 18 (18.75%) Investment Banking
12 18 (18.75%) MS Visio
12 18 (18.75%) OOD
13 17 (17.71%) Python
13 17 (17.71%) Degree
14 16 (16.67%) Derivative
14 16 (16.67%) OO
14 16 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 15 (15.63%) ZABBIX
15 15 (15.63%) Puppet
15 15 (15.63%) Bash Shell
15 15 (15.63%) SAN
15 15 (15.63%) Nagios

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (18.75%) MS Visio
2 10 (10.42%) MS Office
3 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.75%) Firewall
2 15 (15.63%) SAN
3 12 (12.50%) OSPF
3 12 (12.50%) BGP
4 10 (10.42%) Multicast
5 8 (8.33%) Internet
5 8 (8.33%) Extranet
5 8 (8.33%) VPN
5 8 (8.33%) Network Security
6 7 (7.29%) Junos
7 6 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (6.25%) Wireshark
8 4 (4.17%) EIGRP
8 4 (4.17%) MPLS
8 4 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (3.13%) DNS
10 1 (1.04%) SSH
10 1 (1.04%) LDAP
10 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) MySQL
General
1 65 (67.71%) Finance
2 24 (25.00%) Banking
3 18 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 11 (11.46%) Telecoms
5 10 (10.42%) Front Office
6 9 (9.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.04%) Advertising
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (36.46%) Developer
2 23 (23.96%) C++ Developer
3 10 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 8 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (7.29%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (7.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (7.29%) Administrator
5 7 (7.29%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.25%) Service Manager
6 6 (6.25%) C Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Help Desk Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Quantitative Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Support Manager
8 4 (4.17%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Service Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.88%) STL
2 12 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (10.42%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 21 (21.88%) Hedge funds
2 20 (20.83%) Equities
3 16 (16.67%) Derivative
4 14 (14.58%) Clustering
5 12 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 9 (9.38%) Algorithms
7 8 (8.33%) Data Structures
8 7 (7.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (6.25%) Replication
10 3 (3.13%) Statistics
10 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
11 2 (2.08%) Fixed Income
11 2 (2.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 58 (60.42%) Linux
2 46 (47.92%) UNIX
3 26 (27.08%) Solaris
4 16 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (10.42%) Windows
6 7 (7.29%) SUSE
7 6 (6.25%) Debian
7 6 (6.25%) Fedora
7 6 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 6 (6.25%) CentOS
8 4 (4.17%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (96.88%) Low Latency
2 36 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 18 (18.75%) OOD
4 16 (16.67%) OO
5 14 (14.58%) Load Balancing
6 11 (11.46%) Risk Management
7 10 (10.42%) ITIL
8 9 (9.38%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 8 (8.33%) CRM
9 8 (8.33%) Service Management
9 8 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
9 8 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (6.25%) OOP
10 6 (6.25%) Software Architecture
10 6 (6.25%) Analytics
10 6 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (6.25%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.88%) C++
2 24 (25.00%) Perl
3 22 (22.92%) C
4 17 (17.71%) Python
5 15 (15.63%) Bash Shell
6 11 (11.46%) Java
7 8 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 8 (8.33%) Tcl
8 2 (2.08%) C#
8 2 (2.08%) F#
9 1 (1.04%) R
9 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (17.71%) Degree
3 12 (12.50%) CCNP
4 8 (8.33%) CCNA
5 7 (7.29%) CCSA
5 7 (7.29%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (4.17%) CCIE
7 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (15.63%) ZABBIX
1 15 (15.63%) Puppet
1 15 (15.63%) Nagios
2 8 (8.33%) CFEngine
3 4 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 20 (20.83%) Cisco
2 15 (15.63%) VMware
3 14 (14.58%) Juniper
4 9 (9.38%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 8 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 8 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 8 (8.33%) ServiceNow
6 6 (6.25%) NYFIX
6 6 (6.25%) Google
6 6 (6.25%) Patsystems
6 6 (6.25%) GL TRADE
6 6 (6.25%) Facebook
7 1 (1.04%) Sun
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