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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 611 609 557
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -52
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 22 44 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.090% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 35
Average salary £85,000 £82,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £67,500 £55,400
10% offered a salary of more than £101,250 £101,250 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.55% -18.18%
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
38094 41546 36997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.46% 84.81% 83.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31996 34545 30786
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 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +30 18 £85,000 +3.03% 2
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 63 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 45 (71.43%) Linux
3 43 (68.25%) Finance
4 32 (50.79%) UNIX
4 32 (50.79%) C++
5 26 (41.27%) Multithreading
6 23 (36.51%) Banking
7 22 (34.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (30.16%) Solaris
9 17 (26.98%) STL
10 16 (25.40%) C
10 16 (25.40%) Red Hat
10 16 (25.40%) Investment Banking
10 16 (25.40%) Hedge funds
11 13 (20.63%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (20.63%) Equities
11 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (20.63%) Front Office
11 13 (20.63%) Java
12 11 (17.46%) Telecoms
13 10 (15.87%) Shell Script
13 10 (15.87%) Data Centre
14 9 (14.29%) Ultra Messaging
14 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell
14 9 (14.29%) OO
14 9 (14.29%) SUSE
15 8 (12.70%) FIX Protocol
15 8 (12.70%) Perl
15 8 (12.70%) DNS
15 8 (12.70%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (7.94%) MS Office
1 5 (7.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) DNS
2 6 (9.52%) SAN
2 6 (9.52%) Firewall
2 6 (9.52%) Multicast
3 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.76%) SSH
4 3 (4.76%) LDAP
5 2 (3.17%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.59%) WAN
6 1 (1.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (3.17%) KDB
General
1 43 (68.25%) Finance
2 23 (36.51%) Banking
3 16 (25.40%) Investment Banking
4 13 (20.63%) Front Office
5 11 (17.46%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Developer
2 11 (17.46%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.70%) C++ Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (12.70%) Administrator
4 7 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Help Desk Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Manager
8 2 (3.17%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Support Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Service Support Manager
9 1 (1.59%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) STL
2 9 (14.29%) Ultra Messaging
3 8 (12.70%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (9.52%) TIBCO EMS
5 6 (9.52%) JMS
5 6 (9.52%) Rendezvous
6 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (25.40%) Hedge funds
3 13 (20.63%) Equities
4 10 (15.87%) Data Centre
5 6 (9.52%) Eurex
5 6 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (9.52%) Replication
5 6 (9.52%) Clustering
6 5 (7.94%) Algorithms
7 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.17%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.59%) Derivative
9 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 45 (71.43%) Linux
2 32 (50.79%) UNIX
3 19 (30.16%) Solaris
4 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (14.29%) SUSE
6 6 (9.52%) Debian
6 6 (9.52%) Fedora
6 6 (9.52%) Ubuntu
6 6 (9.52%) CentOS
7 4 (6.35%) Windows
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 26 (41.27%) Multithreading
3 13 (20.63%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (14.29%) OO
5 7 (11.11%) OOD
5 7 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 7 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
5 7 (11.11%) Algorithmic Trading
6 6 (9.52%) Investment Management
7 5 (7.94%) Open Source
7 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.94%) ITIL
8 3 (4.76%) Regression Testing
8 3 (4.76%) CRM
8 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Management
9 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.17%) Scrum
9 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) C++
2 16 (25.40%) C
3 13 (20.63%) Java
4 10 (15.87%) Shell Script
5 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 8 (12.70%) Perl
7 6 (9.52%) Python
8 2 (3.17%) SQL
8 2 (3.17%) F#
8 2 (3.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) CCNA
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Nagios
1 6 (9.52%) ZABBIX
1 6 (9.52%) Puppet
2 3 (4.76%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.59%) Netcool
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Red Hat
2 7 (11.11%) VMware
3 6 (9.52%) Patsystems
3 6 (9.52%) GL TRADE
3 6 (9.52%) Cisco
3 6 (9.52%) TIBCO
3 6 (9.52%) NYFIX
4 3 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.17%) Sun
5 2 (3.17%) Juniper
5 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.59%) Splunk
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle
6 1 (1.59%) Intel
6 1 (1.59%) SevOne
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