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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Metering
Rank 209 203 219
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 7 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.16% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.50% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £57,500 £58,750 £81,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% -27.69%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £68,750
% change year-on-year
- -16.36%
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
1838 1794 1945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 43.09% 39.00% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1496 1514 1615
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,950
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
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Staines +14 4 £57,500 -
Leatherhead - 2 - -
Smart Meter
South East

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 4 (57.14%) CISSP
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) CRISC
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Smart Energy
3 2 (28.57%) PKI
3 2 (28.57%) FIPS 140-2
3 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) IT Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) IT Security Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Security Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Smart Metering Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Security Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Smart Energy
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
2 2 (28.57%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
1 4 (57.14%) CRISC
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft