The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 414 409 427
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 26 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.080% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 14
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £52,500 £92,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17582 16505 17534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.90% 78.13% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13562 13492 14845
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Low Latency
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the South East region.

Low Latency Salary Trend in the South East

Low Latency
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Low Latency across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Low Latency Salary Histogram in the South East

Low Latency
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Surrey +8 11 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Berkshire - 7 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +9 4 £66,250 +20.45%
Middlesex +1 4 £97,500 +85.71%
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing 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 Low Latency.

1 30 (69.77%) Finance
1 30 (69.77%) Multithreading
2 29 (67.44%) Software Engineering
3 18 (41.86%) C#
4 17 (39.53%) .NET
4 17 (39.53%) WPF
5 15 (34.88%) LINQ
5 15 (34.88%) MVVM
6 13 (30.23%) SOAP
7 12 (27.91%) C++
8 10 (23.26%) REST
9 9 (20.93%) Oracle
9 9 (20.93%) Windows
9 9 (20.93%) Web Services
9 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
9 9 (20.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (18.60%) OO
10 8 (18.60%) STL
10 8 (18.60%) Degree
11 7 (16.28%) Linux
11 7 (16.28%) OOD
11 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
12 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.95%) XML
12 6 (13.95%) MySQL
12 6 (13.95%) Equities
12 6 (13.95%) NHibernate
12 6 (13.95%) Network Security
13 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
13 5 (11.63%) VC++

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing 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 Low Latency. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Network Security
2 5 (11.63%) WAN
2 5 (11.63%) Ethernet
2 5 (11.63%) MPLS
3 4 (9.30%) VPLS
4 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications
4 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.65%) VPN
5 2 (4.65%) Firewall
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) OSPF
6 1 (2.33%) BGP
6 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) MySQL
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Big Data
General
1 30 (69.77%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.98%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Games
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Software Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) C# Developer
4 8 (18.60%) C++ Developer
5 7 (16.28%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Business Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Business Development Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (9.30%) Development Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) .NET
1 17 (39.53%) WPF
2 15 (34.88%) LINQ
3 13 (30.23%) SOAP
4 10 (23.26%) REST
5 9 (20.93%) Web Services
6 8 (18.60%) STL
7 6 (13.95%) XML
7 6 (13.95%) NHibernate
8 4 (9.30%) JSON
9 2 (4.65%) WCF
9 2 (4.65%) Java EE
9 2 (4.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (4.65%) WSDL
9 2 (4.65%) WinForms
9 2 (4.65%) Spring
9 2 (4.65%) J2EE
9 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (13.95%) Equities
3 4 (9.30%) Data Integration
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) Firmware
4 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.33%) VHDL
4 1 (2.33%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) SUSE
3 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Multithreading
2 29 (67.44%) Software Engineering
3 15 (34.88%) MVVM
4 8 (18.60%) OO
5 7 (16.28%) OOD
6 5 (11.63%) UML
6 5 (11.63%) OOP
6 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Business Development
7 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (9.30%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) SOA
7 4 (9.30%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (9.30%) TOGAF
7 4 (9.30%) Data Transformation
7 4 (9.30%) Campaign Management
8 3 (6.98%) CRM
8 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
10 1 (2.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) C#
2 12 (27.91%) C++
3 5 (11.63%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) VC++
4 4 (9.30%) C
5 2 (4.65%) SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) CCIE
2 2 (4.65%) CCNP
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Xen
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.33%) KVM
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.65%) Juniper
3 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
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