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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 577 601 587
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 45 28 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.062% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.074% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 32
Average salary £81,250 £80,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £56,500 £63,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £88,500 £130,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -
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
37807 37819 39832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.31% 83.53% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31342 31515 33955
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +23 24 £80,000 -5.88% 2
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (96.47%) Low Latency
2 45 (52.94%) Finance
2 45 (52.94%) Multithreading
3 38 (44.71%) C++
4 35 (41.18%) Linux
5 34 (40.00%) UNIX
6 29 (34.12%) Java
7 28 (32.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 27 (31.76%) Banking
9 26 (30.59%) Equities
10 23 (27.06%) Investment Banking
11 19 (22.35%) Derivative
11 19 (22.35%) C
12 18 (21.18%) STL
12 18 (21.18%) NetWare
12 18 (21.18%) Hedge funds
13 17 (20.00%) Solaris
14 16 (18.82%) OO
15 15 (17.65%) OOD
16 13 (15.29%) Front Office
17 10 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 9 (10.59%) Cisco
18 9 (10.59%) CCNP
18 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
19 8 (9.41%) BGP
19 8 (9.41%) CCIE
19 8 (9.41%) Perl
20 7 (8.24%) EIGRP
20 7 (8.24%) Financial Institution
20 7 (8.24%) Data Structures

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (2.35%) JBoss
1 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.18%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) BGP
2 7 (8.24%) EIGRP
3 6 (7.06%) Multicast
4 5 (5.88%) OSPF
4 5 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (4.71%) Firewall
5 4 (4.71%) MPLS
6 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.35%) LDAP
7 2 (2.35%) DNS
7 2 (2.35%) SSH
7 2 (2.35%) Network Security
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.18%) Junos
8 1 (1.18%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.18%) NetScreen
8 1 (1.18%) SAN
8 1 (1.18%) Internet
8 1 (1.18%) Extranet
8 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) MySQL
1 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
General
1 45 (52.94%) Finance
2 27 (31.76%) Banking
3 23 (27.06%) Investment Banking
4 13 (15.29%) Front Office
5 7 (8.24%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.18%) Back Office
7 1 (1.18%) Retail
7 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (55.29%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) Java Developer
3 18 (21.18%) C++ Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Network Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) C Developer
6 3 (3.53%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.53%) Administrator
6 3 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.35%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (2.35%) Programmer
7 2 (2.35%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.35%) Analyst
7 2 (2.35%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (2.35%) C++ Programmer
8 1 (1.18%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (1.18%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.18%) STL
2 10 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.18%) Middleware
3 1 (1.18%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 26 (30.59%) Equities
3 19 (22.35%) Derivative
4 18 (21.18%) Hedge funds
5 7 (8.24%) Data Structures
5 7 (8.24%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.35%) Open Source
7 2 (2.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.35%) Clustering
8 1 (1.18%) Replication
8 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.18%) Linux
2 34 (40.00%) UNIX
3 18 (21.18%) NetWare
4 17 (20.00%) Solaris
5 5 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.71%) Windows
7 2 (2.35%) SUSE
8 1 (1.18%) Debian
8 1 (1.18%) Fedora
8 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (96.47%) Low Latency
2 45 (52.94%) Multithreading
3 16 (18.82%) OO
4 15 (17.65%) OOD
5 6 (7.06%) Risk Management
6 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.88%) Service Management
6 5 (5.88%) OOP
6 5 (5.88%) Software Architecture
6 5 (5.88%) Analytics
7 4 (4.71%) ITSM
7 4 (4.71%) Release Management
7 4 (4.71%) BCP
7 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.71%) Scrum
8 3 (3.53%) Algorithmic Trading
8 3 (3.53%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (3.53%) Investment Management
9 2 (2.35%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.35%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (44.71%) C++
2 29 (34.12%) Java
3 19 (22.35%) C
4 8 (9.41%) Perl
5 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.71%) Python
6 4 (4.71%) C#
6 4 (4.71%) F#
7 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.18%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) CCNP
1 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (9.41%) CCIE
3 5 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (1.18%) CCSA
4 1 (1.18%) PhD
4 1 (1.18%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) SLA
1 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Squid
1 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Puppet
2 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.35%) Nagios
3 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.18%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Cisco
2 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 5 (5.88%) Google
2 5 (5.88%) Facebook
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) Sybase
4 3 (3.53%) Juniper
5 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.18%) NYFIX
6 1 (1.18%) VMware
6 1 (1.18%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.18%) Patsystems
6 1 (1.18%) GL TRADE
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago