The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford - 0.95% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
NFC
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 146 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 26.82% 23.17% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 105 126 112
Average salary £40,700 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.55% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NFC across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

NFC
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NFC across the Guildford region.

NFC Salary Trend in Guildford

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing NFC 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 NFC.

1 11 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 11 (100.00%) EMV
1 11 (100.00%) Internet
1 11 (100.00%) DTV
1 11 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
1 11 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 11 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 11 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 11 (100.00%) Android
1 11 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
1 11 (100.00%) Contactless
2 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
2 6 (54.55%) Software Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Identity Management
3 5 (45.45%) Smartcard
3 5 (45.45%) Retail
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) Electronics
3 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing NFC 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 NFC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Internet
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Electronics
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Cryptography Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Penetration Test Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Principal Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Principal Security Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Security Consultant
3 5 (45.45%) EMV Consultant
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Contactless
1 11 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 11 (100.00%) DTV
1 11 (100.00%) EMV
1 11 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Cryptocurrency
2 5 (45.45%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Android
1 11 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 11 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
2 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Software Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) Identity Management
3 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Hyperion