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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 146 137 119
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 3 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.17% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.55% 0.69% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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
547 576 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.34% 24.37% 28.58%
Number of salaries quoted 471 469 503
Average salary £52,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (100.00%) Meridio
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
3 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
4 12 (75.00%) PowerShell
4 12 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (75.00%) Clustering
4 12 (75.00%) NetBackup
4 12 (75.00%) ISA Server
4 12 (75.00%) EDRMS
4 12 (75.00%) Change Management
4 12 (75.00%) Veritas
4 12 (75.00%) Citrix
4 12 (75.00%) IIS
4 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (75.00%) Apache
5 11 (68.75%) DV Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) SAN
7 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
7 2 (12.50%) EMC
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (12.50%) LAN
7 2 (12.50%) WAN

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 12 (75.00%) IIS
2 12 (75.00%) Apache
2 12 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
1 7 (43.75%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) EDRMS
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (12.50%) Developer
1 2 (12.50%) Performance Engineer
1 2 (12.50%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Validation
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
1 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (68.75%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (75.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (12.50%) Netcool
2 2 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Meridio
2 12 (75.00%) Citrix
2 12 (75.00%) Veritas
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Fujitsu
4 2 (12.50%) EMC