The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 862 833 886
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +53
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 40 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.040% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.13% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 11
Average salary £40,000 £58,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.91% +56.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £34,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £70,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-44.28% +64.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34891 33759 35987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.48% 31.64% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29329 29231 31666
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IDOL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IDOL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IDOL within the UK.

IDOL Salary Trend in the UK

IDOL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IDOL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

IDOL Salary Histogram in the UK

IDOL
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IDOL within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
England -22 40 £40,000 -31.91% 4
South East +10 31 £38,750 - 4
Berkshire +26 30 £37,500 - 4
Bracknell - 27 £10,000 -
Leeds - 5 £38,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £38,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £38,000 -
Reading -8 3 £38,750 - 4
London -54 2 £60,000 +4.34%
City of London -2 1 £60,000 +2.12%
North West - 1 £75,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £75,000 -
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £75,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £40,000 -

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 54 (81.82%) SQL
2 52 (78.79%) Windows
3 51 (77.27%) SharePoint
3 51 (77.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 50 (75.76%) Microsoft
5 49 (74.24%) Meridio
6 47 (71.21%) Security Cleared
7 45 (68.18%) Incident Management
8 44 (66.67%) VMware
8 44 (66.67%) Active Directory
8 44 (66.67%) DHCP
8 44 (66.67%) DNS
8 44 (66.67%) Citrix
9 43 (65.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 43 (65.15%) SC Cleared
10 42 (63.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 42 (63.64%) PowerShell
10 42 (63.64%) NetBackup
10 42 (63.64%) Veritas
10 42 (63.64%) ISA Server
10 42 (63.64%) EDRMS
10 42 (63.64%) Apache
10 42 (63.64%) IIS
10 42 (63.64%) Mentoring
11 41 (62.12%) Statistics
12 40 (60.61%) Coaching
13 39 (59.09%) DV Cleared
14 37 (56.06%) Finance
15 35 (53.03%) Fujitsu
16 34 (51.52%) Retail

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IDOL 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 IDOL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 51 (77.27%) SharePoint
2 42 (63.64%) IIS
2 42 (63.64%) Apache
2 42 (63.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (18.18%) WorkSite
4 2 (3.03%) Confluence
4 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.52%) Documentum
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 44 (66.67%) DHCP
1 44 (66.67%) DNS
2 5 (7.58%) SAN
2 5 (7.58%) LAN
2 5 (7.58%) WAN
3 2 (3.03%) Intranet
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) Extranet
3 2 (3.03%) VLAN
3 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) LDAP
4 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (63.64%) EDRMS
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.52%) OLAP
4 1 (1.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (56.06%) Finance
2 34 (51.52%) Telecoms
2 34 (51.52%) Retail
3 5 (7.58%) Legal
4 2 (3.03%) Publishing
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Support Engineer
2 19 (28.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 17 (25.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (18.18%) Developer
5 6 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Performance Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Applications Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (3.03%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Architect
9 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Architect
9 1 (1.52%) Search Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) Middleware
4 1 (1.52%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.52%) JSON
4 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.52%) HTML5
4 1 (1.52%) REST
4 1 (1.52%) CSS3
4 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (62.12%) Statistics
2 5 (7.58%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.58%) PKI
3 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.52%) Wiki
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 52 (78.79%) Windows
2 51 (77.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) Incident Management
2 42 (63.64%) Mentoring
3 40 (60.61%) Coaching
4 30 (45.45%) Time Management
5 9 (13.64%) Document Management
6 5 (7.58%) Performance Testing
6 5 (7.58%) Performance Engineering
7 4 (6.06%) Information Management
7 4 (6.06%) Release Management
7 4 (6.06%) ITIL
8 3 (4.55%) Change Control
9 2 (3.03%) Change Management
9 2 (3.03%) Workflow
9 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.03%) Web Analytics
9 2 (3.03%) Web Development
9 2 (3.03%) Analytics
10 1 (1.52%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.52%) MVC
10 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (81.82%) SQL
2 42 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (71.21%) Security Cleared
2 43 (65.15%) SC Cleared
3 39 (59.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 43 (65.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (63.64%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 42 (63.64%) NetBackup
2 5 (7.58%) Netcool
2 5 (7.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (3.03%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 50 (75.76%) Microsoft
2 49 (74.24%) Meridio
3 44 (66.67%) VMware
3 44 (66.67%) Citrix
4 42 (63.64%) Veritas
5 35 (53.03%) Fujitsu
6 6 (9.09%) HP
7 5 (7.58%) EMC
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco
8 2 (3.03%) Interwoven
8 2 (3.03%) NetApp
8 2 (3.03%) Novell
8 2 (3.03%) Capita
8 2 (3.03%) Google
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