The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 915 852 879
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +27
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 20 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.032% 0.021%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.052% 0.099% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 25
Average salary £58,750 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.39%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38577 36226 37987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.43% 32.04% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32715 31303 33638
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

IDOL Salary Histogram in the UK

IDOL
Top 6 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -55 20 £58,750 -2.08% 8
Berkshire +2 14 £47,500 - 2
South East -10 14 £47,500 - 2
Reading -4 8 - - 2
Bracknell +18 6 £47,500 -
London -65 6 £70,000 +16.66% 6

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 25 (50.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) SharePoint
2 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (32.00%) Finance
4 15 (30.00%) HP
5 14 (28.00%) ITIL
6 13 (26.00%) Law
6 13 (26.00%) Security Cleared
7 12 (24.00%) Meridio
7 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (22.00%) SQL
8 11 (22.00%) Degree
8 11 (22.00%) Fujitsu
8 11 (22.00%) Retail
8 11 (22.00%) Telecoms
9 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 9 (18.00%) C#
10 9 (18.00%) .NET
11 8 (16.00%) Citrix
11 8 (16.00%) SAN
11 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
11 8 (16.00%) VMware
11 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (14.00%) PKI
12 7 (14.00%) Document Management
12 7 (14.00%) Legal
12 7 (14.00%) EMC
12 7 (14.00%) Windows XP

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 21 (42.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.00%) IIS
2 6 (12.00%) Apache
3 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.00%) WorkSite
3 4 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) WebTrends
1 2 (4.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.00%) Optimost
1 2 (4.00%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) SAN
2 7 (14.00%) LAN
2 7 (14.00%) WAN
3 4 (8.00%) DHCP
3 4 (8.00%) HTTP
3 4 (8.00%) Internet
3 4 (8.00%) DNS
4 3 (6.00%) Network Security
5 2 (4.00%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.00%) LDAP
6 1 (2.00%) Extranet
6 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.00%) DTS
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (8.00%) Big Data
5 4 (8.00%) EDRMS
6 2 (4.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.00%) OLAP
7 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 13 (26.00%) Law
3 11 (22.00%) Retail
3 11 (22.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (14.00%) Legal
5 3 (6.00%) Banking
6 2 (4.00%) Marketing
7 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Software Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Performance Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) SQL DBA
3 6 (12.00%) DBA
4 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Graduate
6 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Application Development Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Development Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (6.00%) Lucene
3 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.00%) Software Packaging
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.00%) HTML5
4 2 (4.00%) REST
4 2 (4.00%) CSS3
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) Middleware
4 2 (4.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) JSON
5 1 (2.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) PKI
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (12.00%) Clustering
3 4 (8.00%) Statistics
3 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.00%) Social Media
4 3 (6.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.00%) Linux
5 4 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Document Management
2 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (12.00%) Time Management
3 6 (12.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (12.00%) Project Management
3 6 (12.00%) Performance Engineering
4 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.00%) Workflow
4 4 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.00%) User Stories
5 3 (6.00%) Web Development
5 3 (6.00%) Image Processing
5 3 (6.00%) Scrum
5 3 (6.00%) SOA
6 2 (4.00%) Web Analytics
6 2 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (18.00%) C#
4 7 (14.00%) Java
4 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.00%) VBScript
6 4 (8.00%) C
7 3 (6.00%) C++
8 2 (4.00%) VB
8 2 (4.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.00%) Degree
3 6 (12.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Netcool
1 7 (14.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) HP
2 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) Meridio
3 11 (22.00%) Fujitsu
4 8 (16.00%) VMware
4 8 (16.00%) Citrix
5 7 (14.00%) EMC
6 6 (12.00%) Business Objects
7 5 (10.00%) SAP
7 5 (10.00%) Open Text
7 5 (10.00%) Kofax
8 4 (8.00%) Google
8 4 (8.00%) Veritas
9 2 (4.00%) Metastorm
9 2 (4.00%) CA
9 2 (4.00%) Coremetrics
10 1 (2.00%) Hummingbird
10 1 (2.00%) CommVault
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Salary: Competitive
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Posted: 27 days ago
London
HP
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