The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Card
Rank 233 - 213
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 9 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% - 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% - 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 13
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
Smartcard
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
2246 2214 2050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.07% 38.71% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1743 1858 1725
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Smartcard
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Smartcard Salary Trend in the South West

Smartcard
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 Smartcard within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Bristol - 4 - -
Dorset - 4 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Smartcard
England

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard.

1 9 (64.29%) Electronics
2 8 (57.14%) Data Management
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) Time Management
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) Firmware
3 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) MS Office
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) VBA
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (28.57%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (28.57%) Network Security
6 4 (28.57%) Information Security
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Banking
6 4 (28.57%) PKI
6 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
6 4 (28.57%) UNIX
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) LDAP
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) SMTP
7 3 (21.43%) VPN

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Network Security
2 3 (21.43%) IPsec
2 3 (21.43%) LDAP
2 3 (21.43%) SMTP
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) RFID
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (64.29%) Electronics
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
3 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
1 8 (57.14%) Time Management
1 8 (57.14%) Data Management
2 6 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
1 5 (35.71%) VBA
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Firmware
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (7.14%) Renesas
3 1 (7.14%) Freescale