The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 230 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 24 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% - -
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £48,700
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +23.20%
Smart Meter
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2307 2021 2176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.23% 33.68% 39.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1747 1634 1750
Average salary £40,000 £37,103 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.80% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in the South West

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in the South West

Smart Meter
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Wiltshire - 24 £57,500 -
Smart Meter
England

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing Smart Meter 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 Smart Meter.

1 55 (100.00%) Big Data
2 49 (89.09%) ITIL
2 49 (89.09%) ISO 9001
3 44 (80.00%) Retail
4 43 (78.18%) Change Management
5 38 (69.09%) Project Management
6 37 (67.27%) Analytics
6 37 (67.27%) Predictive Analytics
7 33 (60.00%) CRM
8 31 (56.36%) Management Information System
8 31 (56.36%) Billing
9 26 (47.27%) SAP
9 26 (47.27%) CITP
10 25 (45.45%) PRINCE2
11 22 (40.00%) Quality Management
12 20 (36.36%) PMP
12 20 (36.36%) PMI Certification
13 19 (34.55%) Data Mining
13 19 (34.55%) Finance
13 19 (34.55%) Degree
14 18 (32.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 18 (32.73%) Mobile App
14 18 (32.73%) Business Continuity Management
14 18 (32.73%) Business Continuity
14 18 (32.73%) BusinessObjects
14 18 (32.73%) Service Management
14 18 (32.73%) ITSM
14 18 (32.73%) GIS
14 18 (32.73%) ESRI
15 15 (27.27%) Asset Management

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing Smart Meter 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 Smart Meter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SAP CRM
2 5 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) Big Data
2 19 (34.55%) Data Mining
3 18 (32.73%) BusinessObjects
3 18 (32.73%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) ERwin
General
1 44 (80.00%) Retail
2 31 (56.36%) Billing
3 19 (34.55%) Finance
4 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Senior Manager
2 18 (32.73%) Business Manager
2 18 (32.73%) Business Relationship Manager
2 18 (32.73%) Relationships Manager
3 15 (27.27%) Senior Business Manager
3 15 (27.27%) Senior Relationships Manager
4 13 (23.64%) Programme Manager
5 11 (20.00%) Analyst
5 11 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 11 (20.00%) Senior Programme Manager
6 7 (12.73%) Project Manager
7 6 (10.91%) Architect
7 6 (10.91%) Business Architect
7 6 (10.91%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Service Manager
9 2 (3.64%) IT Manager
9 2 (3.64%) IT Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 31 (56.36%) Management Information System
2 18 (32.73%) Mobile App
3 13 (23.64%) Economics
4 6 (10.91%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (89.09%) ITIL
2 43 (78.18%) Change Management
3 38 (69.09%) Project Management
4 37 (67.27%) Analytics
4 37 (67.27%) Predictive Analytics
5 33 (60.00%) CRM
6 25 (45.45%) PRINCE2
7 22 (40.00%) Quality Management
8 18 (32.73%) Business Continuity
8 18 (32.73%) Business Continuity Management
8 18 (32.73%) ITSM
8 18 (32.73%) Service Management
9 15 (27.27%) Asset Management
10 13 (23.64%) Programme Management
10 13 (23.64%) Translating Business Requirements
11 12 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (21.82%) TOGAF
12 11 (20.00%) Business Analysis
13 9 (16.36%) Logistics
14 6 (10.91%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 26 (47.27%) CITP
2 20 (36.36%) PMI Certification
2 20 (36.36%) PMP
3 19 (34.55%) Degree
4 13 (23.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (89.09%) ISO 9001
2 18 (32.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (10.91%) TickIT
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) SAP
2 18 (32.73%) ESRI
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle