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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 825 833 826
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 54 36 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.036% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 0.045% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 38
Average salary £77,500 £80,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,750 £95,000 £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
87586 80521 85840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.10% 81.33% 79.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70768 66761 72917
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £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 2 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 2 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 -8 44 £82,500 +3.12% 5
West Midlands -10 10 £55,500 +11.00%
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 97 (98.98%) Low Latency
2 47 (47.96%) Linux
2 47 (47.96%) Multithreading
3 44 (44.90%) Finance
4 41 (41.84%) UNIX
5 38 (38.78%) C++
6 32 (32.65%) Java
6 32 (32.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 29 (29.59%) Equities
7 29 (29.59%) Banking
8 28 (28.57%) Solaris
9 25 (25.51%) Investment Banking
10 21 (21.43%) Derivative
11 20 (20.41%) NetWare
11 20 (20.41%) Hedge funds
12 19 (19.39%) STL
13 18 (18.37%) Cisco
13 18 (18.37%) OO
14 17 (17.35%) CCNP
14 17 (17.35%) Perl
14 17 (17.35%) C
14 17 (17.35%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (16.33%) BGP
16 15 (15.31%) Front Office
17 14 (14.29%) Firewall
17 14 (14.29%) OOD
18 13 (13.27%) OSPF
19 12 (12.24%) Juniper
20 11 (11.22%) Internet
20 11 (11.22%) Extranet

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.33%) BGP
2 14 (14.29%) Firewall
3 13 (13.27%) OSPF
4 11 (11.22%) Internet
4 11 (11.22%) Extranet
4 11 (11.22%) VPN
4 11 (11.22%) Network Security
5 9 (9.18%) Junos
6 6 (6.12%) EIGRP
7 4 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (4.08%) Multicast
8 3 (3.06%) MPLS
8 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.04%) DNS
9 2 (2.04%) LDAP
9 2 (2.04%) SSH
10 1 (1.02%) NetScreen
10 1 (1.02%) LAN
10 1 (1.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) MySQL
1 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
General
1 44 (44.90%) Finance
2 29 (29.59%) Banking
3 25 (25.51%) Investment Banking
4 15 (15.31%) Front Office
5 6 (6.12%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.02%) Back Office
7 1 (1.02%) Retail
7 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (50.00%) Developer
2 25 (25.51%) Java Developer
3 16 (16.33%) C++ Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Firewall Engineer
5 8 (8.16%) Network Engineer
6 3 (3.06%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.06%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.06%) C Developer
6 3 (3.06%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (2.04%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (2.04%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.04%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.04%) C++ Programmer
7 2 (2.04%) Firewall Specialist
7 2 (2.04%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (2.04%) Administrator
7 2 (2.04%) Programmer
7 2 (2.04%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.04%) Analyst
7 2 (2.04%) Deployment Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.39%) STL
2 10 (10.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 29 (29.59%) Equities
3 21 (21.43%) Derivative
4 20 (20.41%) Hedge funds
5 10 (10.20%) Clustering
6 7 (7.14%) Algorithms
7 6 (6.12%) Data Structures
7 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.04%) Open Source
9 1 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.02%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 47 (47.96%) Linux
2 41 (41.84%) UNIX
3 28 (28.57%) Solaris
4 20 (20.41%) NetWare
5 5 (5.10%) Windows
5 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.04%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (98.98%) Low Latency
2 47 (47.96%) Multithreading
3 18 (18.37%) OO
4 14 (14.29%) OOD
5 11 (11.22%) E-Commerce
6 10 (10.20%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (10.20%) Load Balancing
7 6 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.10%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.10%) Scrum
9 4 (4.08%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.08%) Service Management
9 4 (4.08%) Release Management
10 3 (3.06%) Algorithmic Trading
10 3 (3.06%) Analytics
10 3 (3.06%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (3.06%) Investment Management
10 3 (3.06%) Software Architecture
10 3 (3.06%) BCP
10 3 (3.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.78%) C++
2 32 (32.65%) Java
3 17 (17.35%) Perl
3 17 (17.35%) C
4 10 (10.20%) Tcl
5 5 (5.10%) C#
5 5 (5.10%) F#
5 5 (5.10%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.06%) Python
7 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.02%) Korn
8 1 (1.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (17.35%) CCNP
1 17 (17.35%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.18%) Check Point Certification
2 9 (9.18%) CCSA
3 7 (7.14%) Degree
3 7 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (1.02%) PhD
4 1 (1.02%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) SLA
1 2 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Firmware
1 1 (1.02%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Puppet
1 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.02%) OpenView
2 1 (1.02%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (18.37%) Cisco
2 12 (12.24%) Juniper
3 11 (11.22%) Blue Coat
4 10 (10.20%) CheckPoint
5 5 (5.10%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.08%) Oracle
6 4 (4.08%) Sybase
7 3 (3.06%) Facebook
7 3 (3.06%) Google
8 2 (2.04%) JBoss
9 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds
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