The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter 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
Smart Metering
Rank - 196 205
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 0 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.69% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £48,700
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.20%
Smart Meter
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1660 1735 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 42.81% 39.50% 36.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1505 1263
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,248
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in Surrey

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (50.00%) SAP
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Teradata
2 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) QlikView
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) HBase
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Kafka
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Flume
2 2 (33.33%) Machine to Machine
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (33.33%) Spark Streaming
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Smart Energy
3 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) HBase
1 2 (33.33%) QlikView
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Kafka
1 2 (33.33%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Smart Energy
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Teradata
3 1 (16.67%) Cognizant