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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 828 821 835
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 42 57 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.056% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.068% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 22
Average salary £72,500 £90,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £50,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £130,000 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
86698 83726 86947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.30% 81.77% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71999 67940 74673
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +15 41 £72,500 -21.62% 6
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 88 (96.70%) Low Latency
2 56 (61.54%) Finance
3 53 (58.24%) Linux
4 42 (46.15%) UNIX
5 39 (42.86%) C++
6 37 (40.66%) Multithreading
7 26 (28.57%) Solaris
8 23 (25.27%) Perl
8 23 (25.27%) Banking
9 22 (24.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (21.98%) Equities
10 20 (21.98%) STL
10 20 (21.98%) Cisco
11 19 (20.88%) C
11 19 (20.88%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (20.88%) Derivative
12 18 (19.78%) Hedge funds
13 17 (18.68%) Investment Banking
13 17 (18.68%) OOD
14 16 (17.58%) Firewall
15 15 (16.48%) CCNP
15 15 (16.48%) MS Visio
15 15 (16.48%) Java
15 15 (16.48%) OO
15 15 (16.48%) BGP
15 15 (16.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (15.38%) Bash Shell
16 14 (15.38%) Juniper
16 14 (15.38%) OSPF
16 14 (15.38%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (16.48%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.49%) MS Office
3 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.58%) Firewall
2 15 (16.48%) BGP
3 14 (15.38%) OSPF
4 13 (14.29%) SAN
5 11 (12.09%) Internet
5 11 (12.09%) Extranet
5 11 (12.09%) VPN
6 10 (10.99%) Network Security
7 9 (9.89%) Junos
8 8 (8.79%) Multicast
9 5 (5.49%) EIGRP
10 4 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.40%) Wireshark
10 4 (4.40%) MPLS
10 4 (4.40%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.20%) DNS
11 2 (2.20%) LDAP
11 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) MySQL
General
1 56 (61.54%) Finance
2 23 (25.27%) Banking
3 17 (18.68%) Investment Banking
4 11 (12.09%) Financial Institution
5 9 (9.89%) Front Office
6 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.10%) Back Office
7 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (40.66%) Developer
2 21 (23.08%) C++ Developer
3 11 (12.09%) Firewall Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.79%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Administrator
6 6 (6.59%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.59%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) C Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.49%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.30%) Quantitative Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 2 (2.20%) Programmer
9 2 (2.20%) Help Desk Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.98%) STL
2 11 (12.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (8.79%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (21.98%) Equities
3 19 (20.88%) Derivative
4 18 (19.78%) Hedge funds
5 14 (15.38%) Clustering
6 11 (12.09%) Computer Science
7 8 (8.79%) Data Structures
8 7 (7.69%) Algorithms
9 5 (5.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (4.40%) Replication
11 2 (2.20%) Statistics
11 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
12 1 (1.10%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 53 (58.24%) Linux
2 42 (46.15%) UNIX
3 26 (28.57%) Solaris
4 15 (16.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (10.99%) Windows
6 8 (8.79%) NetWare
7 5 (5.49%) SUSE
8 4 (4.40%) Debian
8 4 (4.40%) Fedora
8 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (96.70%) Low Latency
2 37 (40.66%) Multithreading
3 17 (18.68%) OOD
4 15 (16.48%) OO
5 14 (15.38%) Load Balancing
6 11 (12.09%) E-Commerce
7 10 (10.99%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (9.89%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.69%) Service Management
9 7 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.69%) Investment Management
10 6 (6.59%) Software Architecture
10 6 (6.59%) Analytics
10 6 (6.59%) OOP
10 6 (6.59%) Market Making
11 5 (5.49%) Kernel Tuning
11 5 (5.49%) ITIL
12 4 (4.40%) CRM
12 4 (4.40%) BCP
12 4 (4.40%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 39 (42.86%) C++
2 23 (25.27%) Perl
3 19 (20.88%) C
4 15 (16.48%) Java
5 14 (15.38%) Python
5 14 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 10 (10.99%) Tcl
7 7 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.20%) C#
8 2 (2.20%) F#
9 1 (1.10%) R
9 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (16.48%) CCNP
3 13 (14.29%) Degree
4 9 (9.89%) Check Point Certification
4 9 (9.89%) CCSA
5 5 (5.49%) CCIE
6 4 (4.40%) CCNA
7 1 (1.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (14.29%) Nagios
1 13 (14.29%) ZABBIX
1 13 (14.29%) Puppet
2 8 (8.79%) CFEngine
3 4 (4.40%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 20 (21.98%) Cisco
2 14 (15.38%) Juniper
3 13 (14.29%) VMware
4 10 (10.99%) Blue Coat
4 10 (10.99%) CheckPoint
5 6 (6.59%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.59%) Google
5 6 (6.59%) SolarWinds
5 6 (6.59%) Facebook
6 4 (4.40%) ServiceNow
6 4 (4.40%) NYFIX
6 4 (4.40%) Patsystems
6 4 (4.40%) GL TRADE
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