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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 814 839 839
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 82 42 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.039% 0.042%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.098% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 59 21 43
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £45,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.24%

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
42813 42961 44531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.57% 39.50% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33853 34958 37144
Average salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in the UK

Smart Meter
Top 30 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 24 October 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 +30 82 £50,000 -16.66% 9
South East -1 28 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Hampshire +3 14 £45,000 -
West Midlands -5 14 £35,000 -22.22%
London +14 13 £46,500 -25.60% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 12 £50,000 -
Cambridge +3 12 £50,000 -
East of England -10 12 £50,000 -16.66%
Birmingham - 12 £33,750 -
Berkshire -10 8 £57,500 +4.54% 1
North West - 8 £33,500 - 3
Manchester - 7 £33,500 - 2
City of London +23 6 £45,500 -17.27%
Surrey - 6 £56,000 - 2
Slough - 5 - - 1
Staines - 4 £62,500 - 2
Basingstoke - 3 £45,000 -
Guildford - 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands +3 1 £62,500 - 1
West Sussex -1 1 - -
Reading -10 1 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £62,500 - 1
Winchester - 1 £50,000 -
Worcester - 1 £37,000 -
Solihull - 1 £38,500 -
Southampton - 1 £50,000 -
Newbury - 1 £50,000 -
Bristol - 1 - -
East Grinstead - 1 - -

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 46 (22.01%) Degree
2 39 (18.66%) Project Management
2 39 (18.66%) CRM
3 38 (18.18%) Retail
4 32 (15.31%) Billing
5 29 (13.88%) Telecoms
5 29 (13.88%) SAP
6 28 (13.40%) Finance
7 27 (12.92%) Java
8 26 (12.44%) Linux
9 25 (11.96%) SAP IS-U
10 23 (11.00%) Oracle
10 23 (11.00%) Wireless
11 22 (10.53%) B2B
11 22 (10.53%) QA
12 21 (10.05%) Programme Management
13 19 (9.09%) Software Testing
14 18 (8.61%) PRINCE2
15 17 (8.13%) Python
16 16 (7.66%) DTV
16 16 (7.66%) Analytics
17 15 (7.18%) Business Development
17 15 (7.18%) LTE
17 15 (7.18%) Algorithms
17 15 (7.18%) SAP CRM
17 15 (7.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 15 (7.18%) MS Office
18 14 (6.70%) C
18 14 (6.70%) 3G
18 14 (6.70%) B2C

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (4.31%) SAS
2 8 (3.83%) JBoss
3 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.48%) IIS
4 1 (0.48%) CMS
4 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.48%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (7.18%) MS Office
2 12 (5.74%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.96%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (11.96%) SAP IS-U
2 15 (7.18%) SAP CRM
2 15 (7.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (4.31%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (3.35%) SAP MRS
5 5 (2.39%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.00%) Wireless
2 15 (7.18%) LTE
3 14 (6.70%) 3G
4 10 (4.78%) GGSN
4 10 (4.78%) SGSN
4 10 (4.78%) ZigBee
4 10 (4.78%) GPRS
5 9 (4.31%) Broadband
5 9 (4.31%) HTTP
6 8 (3.83%) 802.15
7 7 (3.35%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.87%) 4G
9 5 (2.39%) TETRA
9 5 (2.39%) Ethernet
9 5 (2.39%) SDH
10 3 (1.44%) UMTS
10 3 (1.44%) WAN
10 3 (1.44%) DNS
10 3 (1.44%) IPv6
10 3 (1.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.70%) Big Data
2 12 (5.74%) MySQL
3 10 (4.78%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.83%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.35%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.35%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.35%) Apache Hive
5 7 (3.35%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.39%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.39%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.91%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (1.91%) SAP HANA
8 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.48%) Redis
9 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.48%) Infinispan
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.48%) DB2
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.48%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.96%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.96%) JUnit
3 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.48%) Hudson
3 1 (0.48%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.48%) Subversion
3 1 (0.48%) QADirector
3 1 (0.48%) Selenium
General
1 38 (18.18%) Retail
2 32 (15.31%) Billing
3 29 (13.88%) Telecoms
4 28 (13.40%) Finance
5 11 (5.26%) Electronics
6 9 (4.31%) Multimedia
7 6 (2.87%) Legal
7 6 (2.87%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.44%) Advertising
8 3 (1.44%) Marketing
9 2 (0.96%) German Language
10 1 (0.48%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.48%) Back Office
10 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 44 (21.05%) Analyst
2 29 (13.88%) Business Analyst
3 27 (12.92%) Developer
4 23 (11.00%) Architect
5 18 (8.61%) Consultant
6 16 (7.66%) Project Manager
6 16 (7.66%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (7.66%) Java Developer
7 11 (5.26%) Tester
7 11 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
7 11 (5.26%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 10 (4.78%) Test Manager
9 9 (4.31%) Test Analyst
9 9 (4.31%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.31%) Lead Tester
10 8 (3.83%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.83%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.83%) Hardware Engineer
10 8 (3.83%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (3.83%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.83%) XML
1 8 (3.83%) JSON
2 7 (3.35%) Twisted
2 7 (3.35%) AngularJS
3 4 (1.91%) SAP ALE
3 4 (1.91%) BAPI
3 4 (1.91%) Web Services
4 3 (1.44%) EDI
4 3 (1.44%) .NET
5 2 (0.96%) Spring
6 1 (0.48%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.48%) WAP
6 1 (0.48%) CGI
6 1 (0.48%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.48%) J2EE
6 1 (0.48%) CSS
6 1 (0.48%) JSP
6 1 (0.48%) SOAP
6 1 (0.48%) ODBC
6 1 (0.48%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.66%) DTV
2 15 (7.18%) Algorithms
3 10 (4.78%) SCADA
4 9 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.83%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.35%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.35%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.96%) PKI
7 2 (0.96%) Replication
7 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.96%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.96%) Physics
8 1 (0.48%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.48%) Biology
8 1 (0.48%) Podcast
8 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.48%) iPhone
8 1 (0.48%) Social Media
8 1 (0.48%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.44%) Linux
2 12 (5.74%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (3.35%) Ubuntu
4 6 (2.87%) UNIX
5 5 (2.39%) Windows
6 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.48%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.48%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.66%) CRM
1 39 (18.66%) Project Management
2 22 (10.53%) B2B
3 21 (10.05%) Programme Management
4 19 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 18 (8.61%) PRINCE2
6 16 (7.66%) Analytics
7 15 (7.18%) Business Development
8 14 (6.70%) Supplier Management
8 14 (6.70%) B2C
8 14 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (6.70%) Mentoring
9 13 (6.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (5.74%) Software Engineering
11 11 (5.26%) Data Management
11 11 (5.26%) ITIL
12 10 (4.78%) Asset Management
12 10 (4.78%) Network Architecture
13 9 (4.31%) Demand Forecasting
13 9 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.92%) Java
2 17 (8.13%) Python
3 14 (6.70%) C
4 13 (6.22%) SQL
5 9 (4.31%) Embedded C
5 9 (4.31%) C++
6 7 (3.35%) Erlang
7 4 (1.91%) ABAP
8 3 (1.44%) Perl
8 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.96%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.96%) Embedded C++
9 2 (0.96%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.96%) R
10 1 (0.48%) sed
10 1 (0.48%) VBA
10 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.48%) C#
10 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (22.01%) Degree
2 13 (6.22%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.22%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (5.74%) CCNA
4 11 (5.26%) CCNP
5 10 (4.78%) ISEB
6 9 (4.31%) MBA
7 8 (3.83%) ISTQB
7 8 (3.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.91%) APMP
10 3 (1.44%) HND
11 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.48%) MCSE
12 1 (0.48%) MCSA
12 1 (0.48%) PhD
12 1 (0.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.53%) QA
2 4 (1.91%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.91%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.91%) Firmware
2 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.48%) SCCM
1 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.48%) Sysprep
1 1 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (13.88%) SAP
2 23 (11.00%) Oracle
3 12 (5.74%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.35%) Syclo
5 3 (1.44%) Primavera
5 3 (1.44%) Cisco
6 2 (0.96%) Informatica
6 2 (0.96%) HP
6 2 (0.96%) VMware
6 2 (0.96%) Talend
7 1 (0.48%) RapidMiner
7 1 (0.48%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.48%) F5
7 1 (0.48%) EMC
7 1 (0.48%) Citrix
7 1 (0.48%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
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