The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 197 208
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.25% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.20% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Average salary - £46,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.84%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £28,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+75.43% -36.66%
NFC
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
811 916 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 20.91% 20.86% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 706 774 626
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

NFC
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

NFC Salary Trend in Surrey

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing NFC 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 NFC.

1 12 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 12 (100.00%) EMV
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
1 12 (100.00%) DTV
1 12 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 12 (100.00%) Wireless
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 12 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 12 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 12 (100.00%) Android
1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 12 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
1 12 (100.00%) Contactless
2 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 7 (58.33%) Software Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 7 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) Identity Management
3 5 (41.67%) Smartcard
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 5 (41.67%) Electronics
3 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Analysis

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing NFC 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 NFC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
1 12 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Electronics
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Cryptography Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Penetration Test Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Principal Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Principal Security Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Security Consultant
3 5 (41.67%) EMV Consultant
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Contactless
1 12 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 12 (100.00%) DTV
1 12 (100.00%) EMV
1 12 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 12 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Cryptocurrency
2 5 (41.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Android
1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 12 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 7 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Software Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) Identity Management
3 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Hyperion