The first table below looks at the demand for RFID 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 RFID over the 3 months to 25 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 of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank 436 437 431
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing RFID 15 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.066% 0.005% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.020% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 7
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £42,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £42,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-29.16% -4.00%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4939 5119 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.75% 23.11% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 3991 4313
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
RFID
England

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RFID across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RFID
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RFID Salary Trend in the South East

RFID
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RFID across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

RFID Salary Histogram in the South East

RFID
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 RFID within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Surrey - 12 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £37,500 -
RFID
England

RFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing RFID 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 RFID.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
3 15 (78.95%) C#
3 15 (78.95%) C++
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 15 (78.95%) OO
3 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
4 14 (73.68%) CCTV
4 14 (73.68%) Product Management
4 14 (73.68%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (73.68%) MS Excel
4 14 (73.68%) Java
5 11 (57.89%) Clustering
6 10 (52.63%) Information Management
7 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 4 (21.05%) Wireless
7 4 (21.05%) LAN
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) WLAN
8 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) Epicor
8 3 (15.79%) ERP
8 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.79%) MS Office
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (15.79%) Internet
8 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
8 3 (15.79%) SolidWorks
8 3 (15.79%) CorVu

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing RFID 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 RFID. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (73.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) WLAN
1 4 (21.05%) Wireless
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Professional Services Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) CCTV
1 14 (73.68%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (57.89%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) EPoS
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) OO
1 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 14 (73.68%) Product Management
3 10 (52.63%) Information Management
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
5 3 (15.79%) Document Management
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
1 15 (78.95%) C++
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) Epicor
1 3 (15.79%) SolidWorks