The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 235 238 250
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.083% 0.014% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.052% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £18,145 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1907 1906 2015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.50% 26.41% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1463 1585 1738
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the North West region.

Smart Meter Salary Trend in the North West

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in the North West

Smart Meter
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Manchester - 5 £18,145 -
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Smart Meter 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 Smart Meter.

1 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Logistics
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 2 (22.22%) APMP
5 2 (22.22%) 4G
5 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) 3G
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) DTV
6 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Smart Meter 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 Smart Meter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) 4G
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
1 2 (22.22%) 3G
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Logistics
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) APMP
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £49,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £47,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago