The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Metering
Rank 844 805 841
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +36
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 58 133 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.11% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.28% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 35 101 34
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,050 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £85,000 £124,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44274 46831 43551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.00% 39.66% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35175 37160 35447
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Smart Meter
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smart Meter Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Smart Meter
Salary Trend

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

Smart Meter Salary Trend in the UK

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smart Meter over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in the UK

Smart Meter
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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 -47 55 £50,000 - 33
London +22 30 £70,000 +21.73% 3
City of London +42 11 £72,500 +178.84%
South East -18 11 £85,000 +61.90% 22
Birmingham -9 9 £35,000 -6.66% 2
West Midlands -19 9 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Surrey +15 7 £85,000 +126.66%
Berkshire -24 4 £60,000 +1.69% 6
Slough -9 3 - -
East Midlands +2 2 £52,000 +4.00% 1
Nottinghamshire 0 2 £52,000 -
Woking - 2 £85,000 -
Cambridge +9 1 - -
Wigan +1 1 £18,000 -
East of England -3 1 - -
Manchester -6 1 £18,000 -0.79%
Nottingham -6 1 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire -7 1 - -
North West -10 1 £18,000 -0.79% 2
West Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Castleford - 1 £42,500 -

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Smart Meter 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 Smart Meter.

1 29 (23.20%) Retail
1 29 (23.20%) Degree
2 22 (17.60%) CRM
3 21 (16.80%) Analytics
4 20 (16.00%) SQL
4 20 (16.00%) Billing
5 18 (14.40%) Security Cleared
5 18 (14.40%) Oracle
5 18 (14.40%) Linux
6 17 (13.60%) Python
6 17 (13.60%) Computer Science
6 17 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (12.80%) Big Data
7 16 (12.80%) Information Security
7 16 (12.80%) Project Management
8 15 (12.00%) Java
8 15 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (11.20%) Software Engineering
9 14 (11.20%) SAP
9 14 (11.20%) Web Services
9 14 (11.20%) XML
9 14 (11.20%) Telecoms
10 13 (10.40%) Finance
10 13 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (10.40%) PCI DSS
11 12 (9.60%) Validation
11 12 (9.60%) ITIL
11 12 (9.60%) Algorithms
12 11 (8.80%) PRINCE2
12 11 (8.80%) JSON

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.20%) Apache
1 4 (3.20%) Node.js
2 3 (2.40%) IIS
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.60%) SAS
3 2 (1.60%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.80%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MS Project
1 4 (3.20%) MS Office
2 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.60%) SPSS
2 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.40%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (4.80%) Oracle Utilities
3 5 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.60%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.80%) HTTP
3 4 (3.20%) Firewall
4 3 (2.40%) RTP
4 3 (2.40%) DAB
5 2 (1.60%) Wireless
5 2 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.60%) ZigBee
5 2 (1.60%) MPLS
6 1 (0.80%) OSPF
6 1 (0.80%) BGP
6 1 (0.80%) GPRS
6 1 (0.80%) LAN
6 1 (0.80%) WAN
6 1 (0.80%) DNS
6 1 (0.80%) IPv6
6 1 (0.80%) DMZ
6 1 (0.80%) Network Security
6 1 (0.80%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.80%) Big Data
2 10 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (7.20%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.40%) Apache Hive
4 8 (6.40%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.40%) MySQL
6 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.60%) DataStage
7 2 (1.60%) MS Access
7 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.60%) BigQuery
7 2 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) LabVIEW
1 2 (1.60%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.60%) Mercurial
1 2 (1.60%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (23.20%) Retail
2 20 (16.00%) Billing
3 14 (11.20%) Telecoms
4 13 (10.40%) Finance
5 7 (5.60%) Marketing
6 5 (4.00%) Legal
6 5 (4.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.60%) Back Office
8 1 (0.80%) Electronics
8 1 (0.80%) Automotive
8 1 (0.80%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.80%) German Language
8 1 (0.80%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (21.60%) Analyst
2 15 (12.00%) Architect
3 14 (11.20%) Consultant
4 10 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.20%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.20%) Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.40%) Data Scientist
7 7 (5.60%) Cyber Security Practitioner
7 7 (5.60%) Python Developer
7 7 (5.60%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 7 (5.60%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (4.00%) Management Consultant
8 5 (4.00%) Functional Architect
8 5 (4.00%) Compliance Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
8 5 (4.00%) Governance Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.20%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.20%) Web Services
1 14 (11.20%) XML
2 11 (8.80%) JSON
3 8 (6.40%) BAPI
3 8 (6.40%) HTML
3 8 (6.40%) CSS
4 7 (5.60%) EDI
4 7 (5.60%) SAP ALE
5 6 (4.80%) Twisted
5 6 (4.80%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.00%) .NET
7 4 (3.20%) CSS3
8 3 (2.40%) RESTful
8 3 (2.40%) CGI
9 2 (1.60%) Velocity
9 2 (1.60%) REST
10 1 (0.80%) HTML5
10 1 (0.80%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.80%) LESS
10 1 (0.80%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.60%) Computer Science
1 17 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.60%) Algorithms
3 8 (6.40%) SCADA
4 5 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.20%) GIS
5 4 (3.20%) PKI
6 3 (2.40%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.40%) Physics
6 3 (2.40%) Chemistry
6 3 (2.40%) Biology
6 3 (2.40%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.60%) Arduino
7 2 (1.60%) Statistics
7 2 (1.60%) CESG
7 2 (1.60%) Economics
7 2 (1.60%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.80%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.40%) Linux
2 6 (4.80%) Windows
2 6 (4.80%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.40%) UNIX
4 2 (1.60%) Tizen
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.80%) Android
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.60%) CRM
2 21 (16.80%) Analytics
3 16 (12.80%) Project Management
3 16 (12.80%) Information Security
4 14 (11.20%) Software Engineering
5 13 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (9.60%) Validation
6 12 (9.60%) ITIL
7 11 (8.80%) PRINCE2
8 10 (8.00%) Cyber Security
9 9 (7.20%) Risk Management
9 9 (7.20%) Migration
9 9 (7.20%) Data Migration
9 9 (7.20%) OpenUP
10 8 (6.40%) Information Assurance
10 8 (6.40%) MapReduce
10 8 (6.40%) Programme Management
10 8 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (6.40%) Data Management
10 8 (6.40%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.00%) SQL
2 17 (13.60%) Python
3 15 (12.00%) Java
4 9 (7.20%) C++
5 8 (6.40%) PHP
5 8 (6.40%) ABAP
6 7 (5.60%) C
7 6 (4.80%) Erlang
8 5 (4.00%) Perl
9 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.40%) C#
10 3 (2.40%) Embedded C
10 3 (2.40%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.40%) R
11 1 (0.80%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.80%) Scala
11 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.80%) VBA
11 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (23.20%) Degree
2 18 (14.40%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.00%) CISSP
4 9 (7.20%) CISA
4 9 (7.20%) CISM
5 5 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.40%) ISEB
6 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.40%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.80%) HNC
8 1 (0.80%) MCSE
8 1 (0.80%) MCSA
8 1 (0.80%) CCIE
8 1 (0.80%) CCNP
8 1 (0.80%) CCNA
8 1 (0.80%) MBA
8 1 (0.80%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (10.40%) PCI DSS
3 10 (8.00%) QA
4 8 (6.40%) COBIT
5 5 (4.00%) ISO 9001
5 5 (4.00%) ISO 14001
6 2 (1.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Nmap
1 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (14.40%) Oracle
2 14 (11.20%) SAP
3 5 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.00%) Google
4 4 (3.20%) Cognizant
5 3 (2.40%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.40%) HP
6 2 (1.60%) Informatica
6 2 (1.60%) Cisco
6 2 (1.60%) Talend
6 2 (1.60%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.60%) VMware
6 2 (1.60%) Capita
7 1 (0.80%) BT
7 1 (0.80%) F5
7 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.80%) Nortel
7 1 (0.80%) Juniper
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 17 hours ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 17 hours ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 17 hours ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago