The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VocaLink Limited.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VocaLink
Rank 148 - 162
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.043% - 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.078% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
VocaLink
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1288 930 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.11% 46.95% 49.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 743 1220
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VocaLink across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VocaLink Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VocaLink
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VocaLink Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VocaLink 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 VocaLink.

1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Market Research
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) AWK
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris

VocaLink
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VocaLink 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 VocaLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Market Research
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
1 1 (25.00%) AWK
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) BEA