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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 568 546 579
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +33
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 40 69 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 39 50 35
Average salary £72,500 £90,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £130,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
34384 35861 37522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.22% 83.89% 82.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28937 28996 31872
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
(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 -4 15 £85,000 - 2
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 83 (96.51%) Low Latency
2 64 (74.42%) Finance
3 48 (55.81%) Linux
4 43 (50.00%) C++
5 38 (44.19%) UNIX
6 36 (41.86%) Multithreading
7 23 (26.74%) Banking
8 21 (24.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 21 (24.42%) C
8 21 (24.42%) STL
8 21 (24.42%) Hedge funds
9 20 (23.26%) Equities
10 19 (22.09%) Solaris
11 18 (20.93%) OOD
12 17 (19.77%) Investment Banking
13 16 (18.60%) Derivative
13 16 (18.60%) Degree
13 16 (18.60%) OO
13 16 (18.60%) Python
13 16 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (17.44%) ZABBIX
14 15 (17.44%) Bash Shell
14 15 (17.44%) Puppet
14 15 (17.44%) Perl
14 15 (17.44%) SAN
14 15 (17.44%) Nagios
14 15 (17.44%) VMware
15 13 (15.12%) Cisco
15 13 (15.12%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (13.95%) Boost C++ Libraries

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 11 (12.79%) MS Visio
2 10 (11.63%) MS Office
3 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.44%) SAN
2 11 (12.79%) Firewall
3 10 (11.63%) Multicast
4 6 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (6.98%) Wireshark
5 5 (5.81%) OSPF
5 5 (5.81%) BGP
6 4 (4.65%) EIGRP
6 4 (4.65%) MPLS
6 4 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.33%) DNS
8 1 (1.16%) Internet
8 1 (1.16%) Extranet
8 1 (1.16%) LDAP
8 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.16%) VPN
8 1 (1.16%) Junos
8 1 (1.16%) Network Security
8 1 (1.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) MySQL
General
1 64 (74.42%) Finance
2 23 (26.74%) Banking
3 17 (19.77%) Investment Banking
4 11 (12.79%) Telecoms
5 10 (11.63%) Front Office
6 9 (10.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.16%) Back Office
7 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (39.53%) Developer
2 22 (25.58%) C++ Developer
3 9 (10.47%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (9.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Administrator
5 7 (8.14%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (8.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (8.14%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (6.98%) C Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Help Desk Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Quantitative Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Support Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (4.65%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Service Support Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.42%) STL
2 12 (13.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (11.63%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 21 (24.42%) Hedge funds
2 20 (23.26%) Equities
3 16 (18.60%) Derivative
4 11 (12.79%) Computer Science
5 8 (9.30%) Algorithms
6 7 (8.14%) Clustering
6 7 (8.14%) Data Structures
6 7 (8.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (6.98%) Replication
8 3 (3.49%) Statistics
8 3 (3.49%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.16%) Open Source
9 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 48 (55.81%) Linux
2 38 (44.19%) UNIX
3 19 (22.09%) Solaris
4 16 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (11.63%) Windows
6 7 (8.14%) SUSE
7 6 (6.98%) Debian
7 6 (6.98%) Fedora
7 6 (6.98%) Ubuntu
7 6 (6.98%) CentOS
8 4 (4.65%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (96.51%) Low Latency
2 36 (41.86%) Multithreading
3 18 (20.93%) OOD
4 16 (18.60%) OO
5 11 (12.79%) Risk Management
6 10 (11.63%) ITIL
7 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management
8 8 (9.30%) CRM
8 8 (9.30%) Service Management
8 8 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (9.30%) Service Desk Management
9 7 (8.14%) Load Balancing
9 7 (8.14%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (6.98%) Market Making
10 6 (6.98%) Analytics
10 6 (6.98%) Software Architecture
10 6 (6.98%) OOP
11 5 (5.81%) Investment Management
11 5 (5.81%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.00%) C++
2 21 (24.42%) C
3 16 (18.60%) Python
4 15 (17.44%) Perl
4 15 (17.44%) Bash Shell
5 11 (12.79%) Java
6 7 (8.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.33%) C#
7 2 (2.33%) F#
8 1 (1.16%) R
8 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.16%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Degree
2 13 (15.12%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (9.30%) CCNA
4 5 (5.81%) CCNP
5 4 (4.65%) CCIE
6 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.16%) CCSA
7 1 (1.16%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (17.44%) Nagios
1 15 (17.44%) ZABBIX
1 15 (17.44%) Puppet
2 8 (9.30%) CFEngine
3 4 (4.65%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) VMware
2 13 (15.12%) Cisco
3 9 (10.47%) Red Hat
4 8 (9.30%) SolarWinds
4 8 (9.30%) ServiceNow
5 7 (8.14%) Juniper
6 6 (6.98%) Patsystems
6 6 (6.98%) GL TRADE
6 6 (6.98%) Google
6 6 (6.98%) NYFIX
6 6 (6.98%) Facebook
7 1 (1.16%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago