The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 435 443 440
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 19 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.088% 0.042% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 15
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £35,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -20.00%
Regular Expression
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7978 9290 8641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.04% 38.78% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6919 7925 7699
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Regular Expression
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Regular Expression Salary Trend in the South East

Regular Expression
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Regular Expression Salary Histogram in the South East

Regular Expression
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 Regular Expression within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Berkshire +5 12 £56,250 +60.71%
Surrey - 5 £39,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Regular Expression
England

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression.

1 40 (83.33%) Linux
2 37 (77.08%) SQL
3 34 (70.83%) Windows
4 31 (64.58%) Firewall
5 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 25 (52.08%) Security Cleared
7 24 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 24 (50.00%) SIEM
7 24 (50.00%) CISSP
8 23 (47.92%) UNIX
9 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
10 21 (43.75%) Cisco
10 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
11 20 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (41.67%) MCSE
12 19 (39.58%) Big Data
13 17 (35.42%) Cyber Security
13 17 (35.42%) Juniper
14 15 (31.25%) GPG13
14 15 (31.25%) PCI DSS
14 15 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 15 (31.25%) Computer Science
15 14 (29.17%) Project Management
15 14 (29.17%) Python
16 13 (27.08%) Perl
16 13 (27.08%) CISA
17 12 (25.00%) C
17 12 (25.00%) NoSQL
18 11 (22.92%) MCITP
18 11 (22.92%) Java

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.17%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (64.58%) Firewall
2 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.75%) Network Security
4 5 (10.42%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (8.33%) SNMP
6 2 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (2.08%) BGP
7 1 (2.08%) SCCP
7 1 (2.08%) H.323
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless
7 1 (2.08%) IPsec
7 1 (2.08%) SSH
7 1 (2.08%) VPN
7 1 (2.08%) DNS
7 1 (2.08%) Internet
7 1 (2.08%) ISDN
7 1 (2.08%) LAN
7 1 (2.08%) PSTN
7 1 (2.08%) WLAN
7 1 (2.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 19 (39.58%) Big Data
3 12 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 10 (20.83%) MySQL
4 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.08%) DB2
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.08%) NetBeans
General
1 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
4 2 (4.17%) Publishing
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Polish Language
4 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Consultant
2 8 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 8 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) IT Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) Solutions Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Professional Services Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) DBA
7 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) XML
2 8 (16.67%) ODBC
3 3 (6.25%) .NET
4 2 (4.17%) XSLT
4 2 (4.17%) Lucene
5 1 (2.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.83%) User Experience
3 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) PMI
5 1 (2.08%) EPoS
5 1 (2.08%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 40 (83.33%) Linux
2 34 (70.83%) Windows
3 23 (47.92%) UNIX
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.08%) SUSE
6 1 (2.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) SIEM
2 17 (35.42%) Cyber Security
3 14 (29.17%) Project Management
4 10 (20.83%) Information Security
5 9 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 8 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
7 7 (14.58%) Analytics
8 5 (10.42%) Product Management
8 5 (10.42%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (10.42%) Data Security
9 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.25%) ITIL
10 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.17%) Network Management
11 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
11 2 (4.17%) Service Management
11 2 (4.17%) Content Management
11 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
11 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) SQL
2 14 (29.17%) Python
3 13 (27.08%) Perl
4 12 (25.00%) C
5 11 (22.92%) Java
6 10 (20.83%) Shell Script
7 9 (18.75%) AWK
7 9 (18.75%) C++
7 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
7 9 (18.75%) sed
8 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.17%) VB
8 2 (4.17%) C#
8 2 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (52.08%) Security Cleared
2 24 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 24 (50.00%) CISSP
3 20 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (41.67%) MCSE
4 13 (27.08%) CISA
5 11 (22.92%) MCITP
6 8 (16.67%) DV Cleared
7 5 (10.42%) MCDBA
8 4 (8.33%) Degree
9 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
10 1 (2.08%) GIAC
10 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (31.25%) PCI DSS
1 15 (31.25%) GPG13
2 2 (4.17%) FISMA
2 2 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.08%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Firmware
2 1 (2.08%) Snort
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.08%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Cisco
2 17 (35.42%) Juniper
3 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
4 9 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (6.25%) F5
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.17%) CA
6 2 (4.17%) Splunk
6 2 (4.17%) ArcSight
6 2 (4.17%) Endeca
7 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.08%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.08%) McAfee
7 1 (2.08%) VMware
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) IBM