The table below looks at the statistics for Ultra-Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ultra-Low Latency over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 589 583 571
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 34 40 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.091% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 58
Average salary £82,500 £80,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £69,150 £57,600 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £108,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Ultra-Low Latency
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38965 36132 40630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.91% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32119 29911 35026
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Ultra-Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ultra-Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ultra-Low Latency
Salary Trend in London

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

Ultra-Low Latency Salary Trend in London

Ultra-Low Latency
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Ultra-Low Latency Salary Histogram in London

Ultra-Low Latency
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
City of London +5 19 £82,500 +13.79% 2
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 82 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 43 (52.44%) Multithreading
3 42 (51.22%) Linux
4 39 (47.56%) Finance
5 35 (42.68%) C++
6 32 (39.02%) Java
7 31 (37.80%) UNIX
8 30 (36.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 28 (34.15%) Equities
9 28 (34.15%) Banking
10 24 (29.27%) Investment Banking
11 22 (26.83%) Solaris
12 20 (24.39%) Derivative
13 19 (23.17%) NetWare
14 18 (21.95%) STL
14 18 (21.95%) OO
15 17 (20.73%) Hedge funds
16 14 (17.07%) Front Office
17 13 (15.85%) C
18 11 (13.41%) Perl
18 11 (13.41%) OOD
18 11 (13.41%) Degree
19 9 (10.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 9 (10.98%) Cisco
20 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
20 8 (9.76%) Bash Shell
20 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
21 6 (7.32%) F#
21 6 (7.32%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Firewall
1 4 (4.88%) BGP
2 3 (3.66%) EIGRP
2 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.44%) LDAP
3 2 (2.44%) DNS
3 2 (2.44%) SSH
3 2 (2.44%) Network Security
4 1 (1.22%) Junos
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.22%) Multicast
4 1 (1.22%) NetScreen
4 1 (1.22%) Internet
4 1 (1.22%) Extranet
4 1 (1.22%) OSPF
4 1 (1.22%) LAN
4 1 (1.22%) WAN
4 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) MySQL
1 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
General
1 39 (47.56%) Finance
2 28 (34.15%) Banking
3 24 (29.27%) Investment Banking
4 14 (17.07%) Front Office
5 3 (3.66%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Back Office
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (54.88%) Developer
2 24 (29.27%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.85%) C++ Developer
4 5 (6.10%) Network Engineer
4 5 (6.10%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (3.66%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (3.66%) Software Engineer
5 3 (3.66%) Applications Support
6 2 (2.44%) Administrator
6 2 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (2.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (2.44%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (2.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.22%) Support Manager
7 1 (1.22%) C++ Programmer
7 1 (1.22%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (1.22%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (1.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.22%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (1.22%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.95%) STL
2 9 (10.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (36.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 28 (34.15%) Equities
3 20 (24.39%) Derivative
4 17 (20.73%) Hedge funds
5 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.44%) Open Source
6 2 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.22%) Firmware
7 1 (1.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (51.22%) Linux
2 31 (37.80%) UNIX
3 22 (26.83%) Solaris
4 19 (23.17%) NetWare
5 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (7.32%) Windows
7 5 (6.10%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 43 (52.44%) Multithreading
3 18 (21.95%) OO
4 11 (13.41%) OOD
5 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.32%) Scrum
6 4 (4.88%) Regression Testing
6 4 (4.88%) Release Management
6 4 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.66%) Investment Management
7 3 (3.66%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.44%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (2.44%) Project Management
8 2 (2.44%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (2.44%) Kernel Tuning
9 1 (1.22%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.22%) Service Management
9 1 (1.22%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.22%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.68%) C++
2 32 (39.02%) Java
3 13 (15.85%) C
4 11 (13.41%) Perl
5 8 (9.76%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.32%) F#
6 6 (7.32%) C#
6 6 (7.32%) Python
7 4 (4.88%) Korn
8 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.22%) Tcl
9 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) CCNP
2 5 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.88%) CCIE
4 1 (1.22%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (1.22%) CCSA
4 1 (1.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Puppet
1 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.22%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.22%) OpenView
2 1 (1.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Cisco
2 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) Sybase
4 3 (3.66%) Juniper
5 2 (2.44%) JBoss
5 2 (2.44%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
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