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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank 611 604 610
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing RFID 2 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.021% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.028% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 13
Average salary £26,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
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
7146 6724 8593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.22% 15.92% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6040 5443 7277
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) CWNA
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) EDI
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Certification
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) 802.11
1 1 (25.00%) NFC
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Functional Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SD Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Mobility Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) EDI
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Physics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) DRM
2 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CWNA
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Aruba
2 1 (25.00%) Syclo
2 1 (25.00%) Kony
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki
2 1 (25.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase