The table below looks at the statistics for OLE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 884 914 872
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -42
Permanent jobs citing OLE 14 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.034% 0.029% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 9
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £53,900
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £31,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+50.79% -25.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40926 45484 43264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.44% 38.88% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34937 38653 37414
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OLE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OLE
Salary Trend

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

OLE Salary Trend in the UK

OLE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLE over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 within the UK.

OLE Salary Histogram in the UK

OLE
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLE within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
England +22 14 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Manchester - 5 - -
North West - 5 - -
London +19 4 £51,250 -18.00% 1
West Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £35,000 - 1

OLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OLE 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 OLE.

1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
3 7 (41.18%) GSM
3 7 (41.18%) MS Office
3 7 (41.18%) AutoCAD
3 7 (41.18%) MicroStation
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 5 (29.41%) MPLS
5 5 (29.41%) OSPF
5 5 (29.41%) R
6 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
6 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) BT
7 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
7 3 (17.65%) VPLS
7 3 (17.65%) Nagios
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Remedy
7 3 (17.65%) BGP
7 3 (17.65%) VPN
7 3 (17.65%) CCIE
7 3 (17.65%) CCNP
7 3 (17.65%) CCIP
7 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
7 3 (17.65%) VoIP
7 3 (17.65%) CRM

OLE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OLE 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 OLE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 7 (41.18%) AutoCAD
2 7 (41.18%) MicroStation
2 7 (41.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) GSM
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) MPLS
2 5 (29.41%) OSPF
3 3 (17.65%) BGP
3 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) VPLS
3 3 (17.65%) xDSL
3 3 (17.65%) VoIP
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) ADSL2+
4 2 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) BGP-4
4 2 (11.76%) SS7
5 1 (5.88%) SNMP
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) OLE DB
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Informatics
2 1 (5.88%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) B2C
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) R
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCIE
1 3 (17.65%) CCNP
1 3 (17.65%) CCIP
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Nagios
1 3 (17.65%) Cacti
2 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
3 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
3 3 (17.65%) Remedy
3 3 (17.65%) BT
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
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