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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 582 609 583
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 31 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.10% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 30
Average salary £87,500 £82,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £69,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £101,750 £102,500 £105,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+25.55% -
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
36924 40808 36557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.00% 83.87% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30899 33851 30418
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 £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +39 21 £85,000 +3.03% 2
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 74 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 53 (71.62%) Finance
3 49 (66.22%) Linux
4 37 (50.00%) UNIX
4 37 (50.00%) C++
5 29 (39.19%) Multithreading
6 28 (37.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 27 (36.49%) Banking
8 21 (28.38%) Solaris
8 21 (28.38%) Equities
9 20 (27.03%) Investment Banking
9 20 (27.03%) Hedge funds
10 19 (25.68%) C
11 18 (24.32%) STL
12 16 (21.62%) Red Hat
12 16 (21.62%) Telecoms
13 14 (18.92%) Java
13 14 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (17.57%) SLA
15 12 (16.22%) Front Office
15 12 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (14.86%) Firewall
16 11 (14.86%) OO
17 10 (13.51%) Degree
17 10 (13.51%) Investment Management
17 10 (13.51%) ITIL
17 10 (13.51%) Cisco
17 10 (13.51%) MS Office
17 10 (13.51%) MS Visio
17 10 (13.51%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (13.51%) MS Office
1 10 (13.51%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) Firewall
2 8 (10.81%) DNS
3 7 (9.46%) SAN
4 6 (8.11%) Multicast
5 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.05%) LDAP
6 3 (4.05%) SSH
6 3 (4.05%) Wireshark
6 3 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.35%) WAN
7 1 (1.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) MySQL
2 2 (2.70%) KDB
General
1 53 (71.62%) Finance
2 27 (36.49%) Banking
3 20 (27.03%) Investment Banking
4 16 (21.62%) Telecoms
5 12 (16.22%) Front Office
6 7 (9.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Developer
2 11 (14.86%) Java Developer
2 11 (14.86%) C++ Developer
3 8 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (10.81%) Administrator
4 7 (9.46%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (9.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.11%) Service Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Quantitative Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Support Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Service Desk Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Help Desk Manager
7 4 (5.41%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Service Support Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) STL
2 9 (12.16%) Ultra Messaging
2 9 (12.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (10.81%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (8.11%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (8.11%) Rendezvous
4 6 (8.11%) JMS
5 1 (1.35%) Middleware
5 1 (1.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 21 (28.38%) Equities
3 20 (27.03%) Hedge funds
4 8 (10.81%) Algorithms
5 6 (8.11%) Clustering
5 6 (8.11%) Replication
5 6 (8.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (8.11%) Eurex
6 5 (6.76%) Open Source
6 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.41%) Derivative
8 3 (4.05%) Statistics
8 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.70%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 49 (66.22%) Linux
2 37 (50.00%) UNIX
3 21 (28.38%) Solaris
4 14 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (12.16%) SUSE
6 6 (8.11%) Debian
6 6 (8.11%) Fedora
6 6 (8.11%) Ubuntu
6 6 (8.11%) CentOS
7 5 (6.76%) Windows
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 29 (39.19%) Multithreading
3 12 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (14.86%) OO
5 10 (13.51%) Investment Management
5 10 (13.51%) ITIL
6 9 (12.16%) OOD
7 8 (10.81%) CRM
7 8 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (10.81%) Service Desk Management
8 7 (9.46%) Risk Management
8 7 (9.46%) Electronic Trading
8 7 (9.46%) Load Balancing
9 6 (8.11%) Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (5.41%) Service Management
11 3 (4.05%) Signal Processing
11 3 (4.05%) People Management
11 3 (4.05%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (2.70%) Problem Management
12 2 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) C++
2 19 (25.68%) C
3 14 (18.92%) Java
4 10 (13.51%) Shell Script
4 10 (13.51%) Bash Shell
5 9 (12.16%) Perl
6 8 (10.81%) Python
7 2 (2.70%) F#
7 2 (2.70%) C#
7 2 (2.70%) SQL
8 1 (1.35%) R
8 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
2 8 (10.81%) CCNA
2 8 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) ZABBIX
1 7 (9.46%) Puppet
1 7 (9.46%) Nagios
2 6 (8.11%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.35%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.35%) Netcool
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Red Hat
2 10 (13.51%) Cisco
3 8 (10.81%) VMware
3 8 (10.81%) ServiceNow
4 6 (8.11%) Patsystems
4 6 (8.11%) GL TRADE
4 6 (8.11%) TIBCO
4 6 (8.11%) NYFIX
5 5 (6.76%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.05%) Juniper
7 2 (2.70%) Sun
8 1 (1.35%) Splunk
8 1 (1.35%) SevOne
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle
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