The table below looks at the statistics for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank 613 657 623
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -34
Permanent jobs citing RFID 16 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.026% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 4
Average salary £50,000 £80,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +93.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £68,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £92,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -36.36%
RFID
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7809 7752 8650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.54% 15.75% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6509 6346 7136
Average salary £52,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.05% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in London

RFID
Salary Trend in London

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

RFID Salary Trend in London

RFID
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RFID across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

RFID Salary Histogram in London

RFID
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RFID within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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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
City of London +36 3 £55,000 -15.38%
RFID
England

RFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing RFID 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 RFID.

1 11 (64.71%) Retail
2 10 (58.82%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (52.94%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) CRM
4 6 (35.29%) NFC
4 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
5 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless Security
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) EPoS
5 5 (29.41%) Chip and PIN
5 5 (29.41%) UNIX
5 5 (29.41%) Python
5 5 (29.41%) Bluetooth
5 5 (29.41%) WLAN
5 5 (29.41%) Network Design
5 5 (29.41%) 802.11
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) CWNA
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Internet
6 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
7 3 (17.65%) PMI
7 3 (17.65%) PMP
7 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
8 1 (5.88%) CA
8 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.88%) B2B
8 1 (5.88%) B2C

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing RFID 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 RFID. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (35.29%) NFC
3 5 (29.41%) Wireless Security
3 5 (29.41%) 802.11
3 5 (29.41%) Wireless
3 5 (29.41%) Bluetooth
3 5 (29.41%) WLAN
4 4 (23.53%) Internet
General
1 11 (64.71%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) IT Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Mobility Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) EPoS
1 5 (29.41%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (17.65%) PMI
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Physics
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX
1 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) CRM
2 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
3 5 (29.41%) Network Design
4 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) B2B
5 1 (5.88%) B2C
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CWNA
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) PMP
2 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Sybase
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) CA
1 1 (5.88%) Aruba
1 1 (5.88%) Syclo
1 1 (5.88%) Kony
1 1 (5.88%) Meraki
1 1 (5.88%) ClickSoftware Technologies