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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 851 845 870
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 44 54 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.049% 0.021%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.15% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 23
Average salary £40,000 £54,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.23% +18.88%

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
33466 35225 37934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.80% 32.12% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28692 30045 33833
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 £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 18 December 2014 within the UK.

IDOL Salary Histogram in the UK

IDOL
Top 9 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 18 December 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 -5 41 £47,500 -12.03% 1
Berkshire - 31 £40,000 -
South East - 31 £40,000 -
Bracknell - 19 - -
Reading - 12 £40,000 -
London -2 10 £60,000 +11.11% 1
City of London +4 8 £60,000 +11.11%
Scotland - 3 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £40,000 -

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 76 (89.41%) SQL
2 70 (82.35%) Windows
3 68 (80.00%) SharePoint
4 67 (78.82%) Active Directory
5 66 (77.65%) PowerShell
6 64 (75.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 62 (72.94%) VMware
8 61 (71.76%) Citrix
8 61 (71.76%) DNS
8 61 (71.76%) Meridio
9 60 (70.59%) IIS
9 60 (70.59%) Microsoft
10 58 (68.24%) Veritas
10 58 (68.24%) EDRMS
10 58 (68.24%) ISA Server
10 58 (68.24%) NetBackup
10 58 (68.24%) Apache
10 58 (68.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 56 (65.88%) Security Cleared
11 56 (65.88%) SC Cleared
12 54 (63.53%) DHCP
13 53 (62.35%) DV Cleared
14 50 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
15 49 (57.65%) Mentoring
15 49 (57.65%) Incident Management
16 47 (55.29%) Statistics
17 46 (54.12%) Coaching
18 36 (42.35%) Fujitsu
19 33 (38.82%) Retail
19 33 (38.82%) Time Management

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 68 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 60 (70.59%) IIS
3 58 (68.24%) Apache
3 58 (68.24%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (16.47%) WorkSite
5 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.35%) Confluence
7 1 (1.18%) Documentum
7 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 61 (71.76%) DNS
2 54 (63.53%) DHCP
3 20 (23.53%) Internet
4 5 (5.88%) LAN
4 5 (5.88%) WAN
5 4 (4.71%) Extranet
6 3 (3.53%) VLAN
6 3 (3.53%) SAN
6 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (68.24%) EDRMS
2 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.41%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (9.41%) DTS
3 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.35%) JIRA
General
1 33 (38.82%) Telecoms
1 33 (38.82%) Finance
1 33 (38.82%) Retail
2 6 (7.06%) Law
3 5 (5.88%) Legal
4 4 (4.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Support Engineer
2 17 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 15 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Web Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Web Support Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) SQL DBA
5 8 (9.41%) DBA
6 7 (8.24%) Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Support Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 1 (1.18%) Technical Services Analyst
11 1 (1.18%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (55.29%) Statistics
2 19 (22.35%) Clustering
3 8 (9.41%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.53%) PKI
4 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) Replication
5 1 (1.18%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.18%) Wiki
5 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (82.35%) Windows
2 64 (75.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (57.65%) Incident Management
1 49 (57.65%) Mentoring
2 46 (54.12%) Coaching
3 33 (38.82%) Time Management
4 12 (14.12%) Change Management
5 8 (9.41%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.06%) Document Management
7 3 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.53%) Performance Testing
7 3 (3.53%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (3.53%) Line Management
8 2 (2.35%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.35%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.35%) Migration
9 1 (1.18%) Content Management
9 1 (1.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.18%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.18%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 76 (89.41%) SQL
2 66 (77.65%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.41%) T-SQL
3 8 (9.41%) VBScript
3 8 (9.41%) C#
3 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 56 (65.88%) SC Cleared
1 56 (65.88%) Security Cleared
2 53 (62.35%) DV Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) MCSE
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 67 (78.82%) Active Directory
2 58 (68.24%) ISA Server
3 50 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (68.24%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.53%) Netcool
2 3 (3.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (3.53%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 62 (72.94%) VMware
2 61 (71.76%) Meridio
2 61 (71.76%) Citrix
3 60 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 58 (68.24%) Veritas
5 36 (42.35%) Fujitsu
6 10 (11.76%) HP
7 8 (9.41%) Business Objects
8 3 (3.53%) Cisco
8 3 (3.53%) EMC
8 3 (3.53%) NetApp
8 3 (3.53%) Novell
9 2 (2.35%) Capita
9 2 (2.35%) Google
Other
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