The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 841 807 808
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 40 48 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.047% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.060% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 60
Average salary £82,500 £90,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,100 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -4.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87975 80206 86326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.79% 77.53%
Number of salaries quoted 71444 66272 74112
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -65 39 £82,500 -8.33% 4
West Midlands -12 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 96 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 47 (48.96%) Linux
3 41 (42.71%) Multithreading
4 38 (39.58%) UNIX
5 37 (38.54%) Finance
6 36 (37.50%) C++
7 32 (33.33%) Java
8 26 (27.08%) Equities
9 24 (25.00%) Banking
9 24 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 21 (21.88%) STL
10 21 (21.88%) Solaris
11 20 (20.83%) OO
11 20 (20.83%) Investment Banking
11 20 (20.83%) Derivative
12 18 (18.75%) NetWare
12 18 (18.75%) Perl
13 16 (16.67%) Front Office
14 15 (15.63%) Degree
14 15 (15.63%) Hedge funds
15 14 (14.58%) Bash Shell
15 14 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (14.58%) Red Hat
16 13 (13.54%) Python
17 11 (11.46%) C
18 10 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
18 10 (10.42%) CCNP
18 10 (10.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 9 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
19 9 (9.38%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) Firewall
1 5 (5.21%) Ethernet
1 5 (5.21%) DWDM
1 5 (5.21%) MPLS
1 5 (5.21%) SDH
2 4 (4.17%) BGP
3 3 (3.13%) EIGRP
4 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.08%) VPN
4 2 (2.08%) Internet
4 2 (2.08%) Extranet
4 2 (2.08%) SAN
4 2 (2.08%) Network Security
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.04%) Junos
5 1 (1.04%) Multicast
5 1 (1.04%) SSH
5 1 (1.04%) NetScreen
5 1 (1.04%) OSPF
5 1 (1.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Subversion
1 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (38.54%) Finance
2 24 (25.00%) Banking
3 20 (20.83%) Investment Banking
4 16 (16.67%) Front Office
5 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (52.08%) Developer
2 28 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 16 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 10 (10.42%) UNIX Engineer
5 5 (5.21%) IP Engineer
5 5 (5.21%) Senior IP Engineer
6 4 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.13%) Administrator
7 3 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.08%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.08%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.08%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (2.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.08%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.08%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.88%) STL
2 10 (10.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (1.04%) Java SE
4 1 (1.04%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Equities
2 24 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (20.83%) Derivative
4 15 (15.63%) Hedge funds
5 9 (9.38%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.08%) Open Source
8 1 (1.04%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.04%) Clustering
8 1 (1.04%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 47 (48.96%) Linux
2 38 (39.58%) UNIX
3 21 (21.88%) Solaris
4 18 (18.75%) NetWare
5 14 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (8.33%) SUSE
7 4 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 41 (42.71%) Multithreading
3 20 (20.83%) OO
4 9 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 8 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 7 (7.29%) OOD
7 6 (6.25%) Algorithmic Trading
8 5 (5.21%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (4.17%) Kernel Tuning
9 4 (4.17%) Scrum
9 4 (4.17%) Release Management
9 4 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.13%) OOP
11 2 (2.08%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.08%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.08%) Investment Management
12 1 (1.04%) Network Monitoring
12 1 (1.04%) TDD
12 1 (1.04%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.50%) C++
2 32 (33.33%) Java
3 18 (18.75%) Perl
4 14 (14.58%) Bash Shell
5 13 (13.54%) Python
6 11 (11.46%) C
7 8 (8.33%) Korn
8 4 (4.17%) F#
8 4 (4.17%) C#
9 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.08%) Scala
10 1 (1.04%) Tcl
10 1 (1.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.63%) Degree
2 10 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (10.42%) CCNP
3 6 (6.25%) CCNA
4 5 (5.21%) CCIP
5 4 (4.17%) CCIE
6 1 (1.04%) CCSA
6 1 (1.04%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Puppet
2 3 (3.13%) Nagios
3 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.08%) CFEngine
3 2 (2.08%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.04%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) Red Hat
2 8 (8.33%) Cisco
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle
3 4 (4.17%) Sybase
4 3 (3.13%) Juniper
5 2 (2.08%) JBoss
5 2 (2.08%) VMware
5 2 (2.08%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + ASAP
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday