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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 872 841 877
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +36
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 32 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.028% 0.020%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.088% 0.088% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 20
Average salary £38,000 £57,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.91% +24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £34,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £60,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-37.19% +42.35%

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
36164 34220 36263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.87% 31.48% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30535 29567 31917
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 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

IDOL Salary Histogram in the UK

IDOL
Top 11 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 22 August 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 -13 32 £38,000 -33.91% 4
South East -3 25 £24,000 - 4
Berkshire +10 24 £10,000 - 4
Bracknell - 22 £10,000 - 1
Leeds - 6 £38,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £38,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £38,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £38,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £38,000 -
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 43 (72.88%) Windows
2 42 (71.19%) SharePoint
2 42 (71.19%) SQL
3 41 (69.49%) Microsoft
3 41 (69.49%) Security Cleared
4 38 (64.41%) Meridio
4 38 (64.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (61.02%) Finance
6 34 (57.63%) VMware
6 34 (57.63%) Citrix
6 34 (57.63%) Active Directory
7 33 (55.93%) Incident Management
7 33 (55.93%) SC Cleared
8 32 (54.24%) IIS
9 31 (52.54%) DV Cleared
9 31 (52.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (50.85%) PowerShell
10 30 (50.85%) Fujitsu
10 30 (50.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 30 (50.85%) Statistics
10 30 (50.85%) NetBackup
10 30 (50.85%) Retail
10 30 (50.85%) DHCP
10 30 (50.85%) Apache
10 30 (50.85%) DNS
10 30 (50.85%) ISA Server
10 30 (50.85%) Veritas
10 30 (50.85%) EDRMS
10 30 (50.85%) Telecoms
11 23 (38.98%) Time Management

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 42 (71.19%) SharePoint
2 32 (54.24%) IIS
3 30 (50.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 30 (50.85%) Apache
4 10 (16.95%) WorkSite
5 4 (6.78%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.85%) DHCP
1 30 (50.85%) DNS
2 6 (10.17%) LAN
2 6 (10.17%) WAN
2 6 (10.17%) SAN
3 2 (3.39%) Intranet
3 2 (3.39%) Extranet
3 2 (3.39%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.85%) EDRMS
2 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.69%) OLAP
4 1 (1.69%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.39%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (61.02%) Finance
2 30 (50.85%) Retail
2 30 (50.85%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.17%) Legal
4 5 (8.47%) Banking
5 3 (5.08%) Law
6 2 (3.39%) Publishing
7 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Support Engineer
1 13 (22.03%) 3rd Line Support
1 13 (22.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Developer
3 6 (10.17%) Performance Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (5.08%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.39%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (3.39%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.39%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Architect
8 1 (1.69%) Messaging Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) XML
2 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.78%) .NET
3 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (3.39%) REST
3 2 (3.39%) CSS3
3 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.39%) HTML5
3 2 (3.39%) JSON
3 2 (3.39%) Middleware
3 2 (3.39%) HTML
3 2 (3.39%) CSS
3 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.69%) Web Services
4 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (50.85%) Statistics
2 6 (10.17%) PKI
3 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.69%) Wiki
5 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (72.88%) Windows
2 38 (64.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (10.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Incident Management
2 23 (38.98%) Time Management
3 9 (15.25%) Document Management
4 8 (13.56%) ITIL
5 6 (10.17%) Performance Engineering
5 6 (10.17%) Performance Testing
6 4 (6.78%) Information Management
6 4 (6.78%) Release Management
7 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.08%) Change Control
7 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.39%) Web Development
8 2 (3.39%) Web Analytics
8 2 (3.39%) Analytics
8 2 (3.39%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (3.39%) MVC
8 2 (3.39%) Workflow
9 1 (1.69%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.69%) Service Management
9 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (71.19%) SQL
2 30 (50.85%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.78%) C#
4 2 (3.39%) Lua
4 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.39%) VB
5 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (69.49%) Security Cleared
2 33 (55.93%) SC Cleared
3 31 (52.54%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 34 (57.63%) Active Directory
2 31 (52.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (50.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 30 (50.85%) NetBackup
2 6 (10.17%) Netcool
2 6 (10.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) Microsoft
2 38 (64.41%) Meridio
3 34 (57.63%) VMware
3 34 (57.63%) Citrix
4 30 (50.85%) Fujitsu
4 30 (50.85%) Veritas
5 10 (16.95%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) EMC
7 4 (6.78%) Google
7 4 (6.78%) SAP
8 2 (3.39%) Capita
8 2 (3.39%) CA
8 2 (3.39%) Interwoven
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