The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 148 137 130
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 2 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.084% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 1.53% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.31% -
IDOL
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
565 522 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 23.65% 21.59% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 468 437 475
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IDOL across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IDOL
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IDOL across the Reading region.

IDOL Salary Trend in Reading

IDOL
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Meridio
1 11 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
2 9 (81.82%) DV Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (81.82%) Clustering
2 9 (81.82%) NetBackup
2 9 (81.82%) ISA Server
2 9 (81.82%) EDRMS
2 9 (81.82%) Change Management
2 9 (81.82%) IIS
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Apache
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) Veritas
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing IDOL 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 IDOL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) SharePoint 2010
1 9 (81.82%) IIS
1 9 (81.82%) Apache
1 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) EDRMS
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Designer
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) ISA Server
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Meridio
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) Veritas
3 5 (45.45%) VMware