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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 834 829 846
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 43 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.047% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.058% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 16
Average salary £72,500 £85,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £128,000 £100,000
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
86778 84523 87075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.31% 81.72% 79.55%
Number of salaries quoted 71891 69477 74460
Average salary £49,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.73% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +1 40 £72,500 -14.70% 3
West Midlands -14 3 £55,500 +11.00%
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 81 (96.43%) Low Latency
2 48 (57.14%) Linux
3 47 (55.95%) Finance
4 40 (47.62%) UNIX
5 38 (45.24%) Multithreading
6 34 (40.48%) C++
7 24 (28.57%) Solaris
8 22 (26.19%) Banking
9 21 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (23.81%) Perl
10 20 (23.81%) Derivative
11 19 (22.62%) Java
11 19 (22.62%) C
12 18 (21.43%) STL
13 17 (20.24%) Investment Banking
13 17 (20.24%) Equities
14 16 (19.05%) OOD
14 16 (19.05%) Cisco
15 15 (17.86%) CCNP
15 15 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (17.86%) BGP
16 14 (16.67%) OSPF
16 14 (16.67%) OO
16 14 (16.67%) Hedge funds
17 13 (15.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 13 (15.48%) Load Balancing
17 13 (15.48%) Clustering
17 13 (15.48%) Juniper
18 12 (14.29%) NetWare
18 12 (14.29%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1 (1.19%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (13.10%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.86%) BGP
2 14 (16.67%) OSPF
3 12 (14.29%) Firewall
4 11 (13.10%) VPN
4 11 (13.10%) SAN
4 11 (13.10%) Internet
4 11 (13.10%) Extranet
5 10 (11.90%) Network Security
6 9 (10.71%) Junos
7 7 (8.33%) Multicast
8 5 (5.95%) EIGRP
9 4 (4.76%) MPLS
9 4 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.57%) Wireshark
11 2 (2.38%) SSH
11 2 (2.38%) DNS
11 2 (2.38%) LDAP
11 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) MySQL
General
1 47 (55.95%) Finance
2 22 (26.19%) Banking
3 17 (20.24%) Investment Banking
4 9 (10.71%) Front Office
5 7 (8.33%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.19%) Back Office
7 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (42.86%) Developer
2 19 (22.62%) C++ Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) C Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Administrator
7 5 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.38%) C++ Programmer
9 2 (2.38%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Firewall Specialist
9 2 (2.38%) Deployment Specialist
9 2 (2.38%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Programmer
10 1 (1.19%) Analyst
10 1 (1.19%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.43%) STL
2 10 (11.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (23.81%) Derivative
3 17 (20.24%) Equities
4 14 (16.67%) Hedge funds
5 13 (15.48%) Clustering
6 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
7 7 (8.33%) Data Structures
8 4 (4.76%) Algorithms
8 4 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (3.57%) Replication
10 1 (1.19%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 48 (57.14%) Linux
2 40 (47.62%) UNIX
3 24 (28.57%) Solaris
4 13 (15.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (14.29%) NetWare
6 9 (10.71%) Windows
7 4 (4.76%) SUSE
8 3 (3.57%) Debian
8 3 (3.57%) Fedora
8 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (96.43%) Low Latency
2 38 (45.24%) Multithreading
3 16 (19.05%) OOD
4 14 (16.67%) OO
5 13 (15.48%) Load Balancing
6 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
7 10 (11.90%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.14%) OOP
9 6 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 6 (7.14%) Software Architecture
9 6 (7.14%) Analytics
9 6 (7.14%) Market Making
10 5 (5.95%) Service Management
11 4 (4.76%) ITSM
11 4 (4.76%) BCP
11 4 (4.76%) Kernel Tuning
12 3 (3.57%) Investment Management
12 3 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.48%) C++
2 20 (23.81%) Perl
3 19 (22.62%) Java
3 19 (22.62%) C
4 12 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 11 (13.10%) Python
6 10 (11.90%) Tcl
7 5 (5.95%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.38%) F#
8 2 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) CCNP
1 15 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (13.10%) Degree
3 9 (10.71%) Check Point Certification
3 9 (10.71%) CCSA
4 5 (5.95%) CCIE
5 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
1 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.19%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) Nagios
1 11 (13.10%) ZABBIX
1 11 (13.10%) Puppet
2 7 (8.33%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.19%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Cisco
2 13 (15.48%) Juniper
3 11 (13.10%) VMware
4 10 (11.90%) Blue Coat
4 10 (11.90%) CheckPoint
5 6 (7.14%) Google
5 6 (7.14%) Facebook
6 5 (5.95%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.57%) NYFIX
7 3 (3.57%) Patsystems
7 3 (3.57%) GL TRADE
7 3 (3.57%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £75000 per annum
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