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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 600 593 586
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 40 58 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 35
Average salary £80,000 £80,050 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.06% -11.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,620 £58,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £110,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+144.44% -
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
37666 41273 38330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.60% 83.59% 82.91%
Number of salaries quoted 31435 33779 31988
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 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
(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 +24 14 £80,000 -3.03% 3
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 79 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 62 (78.48%) Finance
3 56 (70.89%) Linux
4 37 (46.84%) UNIX
5 31 (39.24%) C++
6 30 (37.97%) Banking
7 25 (31.65%) Multithreading
7 25 (31.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (30.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 22 (27.85%) Solaris
10 20 (25.32%) Investment Banking
10 20 (25.32%) Equities
10 20 (25.32%) Hedge funds
10 20 (25.32%) Bash Shell
11 19 (24.05%) Perl
12 18 (22.78%) Red Hat
12 18 (22.78%) Python
12 18 (22.78%) SAN
12 18 (22.78%) Nagios
12 18 (22.78%) VMware
12 18 (22.78%) Degree
12 18 (22.78%) Puppet
12 18 (22.78%) ZABBIX
13 16 (20.25%) Telecoms
13 16 (20.25%) C
14 15 (18.99%) STL
15 14 (17.72%) Performance Tuning
16 13 (16.46%) SLA
16 13 (16.46%) Cisco
16 13 (16.46%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.80%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Office
1 10 (12.66%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) SAN
2 11 (13.92%) Firewall
3 9 (11.39%) Multicast
4 8 (10.13%) DNS
5 6 (7.59%) Wireshark
5 6 (7.59%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.80%) LDAP
7 3 (3.80%) SSH
8 1 (1.27%) VLAN
8 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) MySQL
2 2 (2.53%) KDB
General
1 62 (78.48%) Finance
2 30 (37.97%) Banking
3 20 (25.32%) Investment Banking
4 16 (20.25%) Telecoms
5 8 (10.13%) Front Office
6 7 (8.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Developer
2 13 (16.46%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (15.19%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (15.19%) Administrator
4 11 (13.92%) C++ Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (13.92%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (10.13%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Service Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Help Desk Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Support Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Quantitative Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Service Support Manager
10 2 (2.53%) Service Desk Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) UNIX Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.99%) STL
2 10 (12.66%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (8.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (3.80%) JMS
4 3 (3.80%) Rendezvous
5 1 (1.27%) Middleware
5 1 (1.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (25.32%) Equities
2 20 (25.32%) Hedge funds
3 12 (15.19%) Derivative
3 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
4 9 (11.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (11.39%) Replication
4 9 (11.39%) Clustering
4 9 (11.39%) Eurex
5 7 (8.86%) Algorithms
6 5 (6.33%) Open Source
7 3 (3.80%) Statistics
7 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.53%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 56 (70.89%) Linux
2 37 (46.84%) UNIX
3 25 (31.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (27.85%) Solaris
5 12 (15.19%) Windows
5 12 (15.19%) SUSE
6 9 (11.39%) Debian
6 9 (11.39%) Fedora
6 9 (11.39%) Ubuntu
6 9 (11.39%) CentOS
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 25 (31.65%) Multithreading
3 14 (17.72%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (12.66%) Investment Management
4 10 (12.66%) ITIL
4 10 (12.66%) OO
4 10 (12.66%) Configuration Management
4 10 (12.66%) Load Balancing
5 9 (11.39%) OOD
6 8 (10.13%) Service Desk Management
6 8 (10.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (10.13%) CRM
7 7 (8.86%) Risk Management
8 6 (7.59%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (6.33%) Algorithmic Trading
9 5 (6.33%) Market Making
10 4 (5.06%) Service Management
10 4 (5.06%) Kernel Tuning
11 3 (3.80%) People Management
11 3 (3.80%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) C++
2 20 (25.32%) Bash Shell
3 19 (24.05%) Perl
4 18 (22.78%) Python
5 16 (20.25%) C
6 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
7 11 (13.92%) Java
8 2 (2.53%) C#
8 2 (2.53%) SQL
8 2 (2.53%) F#
9 1 (1.27%) R
9 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) CCNA
2 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.80%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (22.78%) Nagios
1 18 (22.78%) ZABBIX
1 18 (22.78%) Puppet
2 8 (10.13%) CFEngine
3 6 (7.59%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.27%) Netcool
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) VMware
1 18 (22.78%) Red Hat
2 13 (16.46%) Cisco
3 9 (11.39%) Patsystems
3 9 (11.39%) GL TRADE
3 9 (11.39%) NYFIX
4 8 (10.13%) ServiceNow
4 8 (10.13%) SolarWinds
5 6 (7.59%) 29West
5 6 (7.59%) Juniper
6 3 (3.80%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.53%) Sun
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle
8 1 (1.27%) Google
8 1 (1.27%) SevOne
8 1 (1.27%) Splunk
8 1 (1.27%) Facebook
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