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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 885 908 886
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs citing OLE 10 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.007% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.025% 0.018% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 7
Average salary £47,500 £58,750 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.14% +125.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +111.53%

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
40154 44529 42951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.35% 38.28% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34283 37434 37135
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 27 August 2015 within the UK.

OLE Salary Histogram in the UK

OLE
Top 12 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 27 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
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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 +15 10 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Manchester - 4 - -
North West - 4 - -
London +32 2 £55,000 -12.00%
East of England - 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -
Watford - 1 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

OLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) AutoCAD
3 7 (41.18%) MicroStation
4 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
4 4 (23.53%) R
4 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (23.53%) MPLS
4 4 (23.53%) OSPF
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (17.65%) CCIE
5 3 (17.65%) CCNP
5 3 (17.65%) CCIP
5 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 3 (17.65%) VPN
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) Remedy
5 3 (17.65%) BGP
5 3 (17.65%) Nagios
5 3 (17.65%) xDSL
5 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
5 3 (17.65%) BT

OLE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) GSM
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) MPLS
2 4 (23.53%) OSPF
3 3 (17.65%) BGP
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) VPLS
3 3 (17.65%) xDSL
3 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
3 3 (17.65%) VoIP
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) ADSL2+
4 1 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (5.88%) BGP-4
4 1 (5.88%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Network Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XHTML
2 1 (5.88%) OLE DB
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
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
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
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 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) B2C
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) OOD
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) R
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
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 4 (23.53%) Cisco
1 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
2 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
2 3 (17.65%) Remedy
2 3 (17.65%) BT
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
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