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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 822 854 845
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -9
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 69 35 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.033% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.083% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 44
Average salary £45,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,750 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%

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
42590 42182 45766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.84% 39.29% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33307 34242 38319
Average salary £46,488 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.02% +3.33%
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in the UK

Smart Meter
Top 27 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 1 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 +9 66 £45,500 -17.27% 13
South East +16 27 £42,500 -26.08% 5
Hampshire +9 15 £42,500 - 3
London -6 13 £45,500 -17.27% 3
West Midlands -6 12 £36,000 -20.00% 3
Birmingham - 9 £35,000 - 2
Berkshire +2 7 £70,000 +21.73% 1
City of London +10 6 £45,500 -17.27% 2
Surrey - 5 £46,750 - 1
Slough - 5 - - 1
North West - 4 £57,500 -
East of England -7 3 £50,000 -16.66% 1
East Midlands -8 3 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £50,000 - 1
Cambridge - 3 £50,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 3 £37,500 -
Manchester - 3 £57,500 -
Basingstoke - 3 £42,500 -
Staines - 2 £61,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £62,500 -
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £37,000 -
Winchester - 1 £50,000 -
Worcester - 1 £37,000 -
Solihull - 1 £38,500 - 1
Nottingham - 1 - -
South Coast - 1 £55,000 -

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 (22.66%) Degree
2 44 (21.67%) Project Management
3 39 (19.21%) CRM
4 35 (17.24%) SAP
5 33 (16.26%) Billing
6 31 (15.27%) SAP IS-U
7 30 (14.78%) Wireless
7 30 (14.78%) Telecoms
8 29 (14.29%) Retail
9 27 (13.30%) Java
10 25 (12.32%) Finance
11 22 (10.84%) DTV
11 22 (10.84%) Oracle
12 21 (10.34%) SAP CRM
12 21 (10.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 21 (10.34%) Analytics
13 19 (9.36%) QA
13 19 (9.36%) Programme Management
13 19 (9.36%) PRINCE2
14 18 (8.87%) Linux
14 18 (8.87%) B2B
14 18 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (8.37%) Data Management
16 16 (7.88%) MS Office
17 15 (7.39%) MySQL
17 15 (7.39%) Microsoft
17 15 (7.39%) 3G
17 15 (7.39%) Electronics
17 15 (7.39%) Business Development
17 15 (7.39%) LTE

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (4.43%) SAS
2 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.49%) IIS
3 1 (0.49%) CMS
3 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (7.88%) MS Office
2 13 (6.40%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.48%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (15.27%) SAP IS-U
2 21 (10.34%) SAP CRM
2 21 (10.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (6.40%) SAP MRS
4 5 (2.46%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.97%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 30 (14.78%) Wireless
2 15 (7.39%) 3G
2 15 (7.39%) LTE
3 10 (4.93%) GGSN
3 10 (4.93%) SGSN
3 10 (4.93%) GPRS
4 9 (4.43%) Broadband
5 7 (3.45%) HTTP
6 6 (2.96%) 4G
6 6 (2.96%) ZigBee
6 6 (2.96%) Internet
7 5 (2.46%) SDH
7 5 (2.46%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.46%) Ethernet
7 5 (2.46%) TETRA
8 4 (1.97%) IPv6
8 4 (1.97%) DNS
8 4 (1.97%) 802.15
9 3 (1.48%) UMTS
9 3 (1.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.39%) MySQL
2 11 (5.42%) Big Data
3 10 (4.93%) SAP HANA
4 9 (4.43%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.45%) Apache Hive
6 6 (2.96%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.46%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.97%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (1.97%) SQL Server
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.49%) DB2
10 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.49%) QlikView
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.49%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.49%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (2.46%) Selenium
1 5 (2.46%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.97%) WebDriver
2 4 (1.97%) JIRA
2 4 (1.97%) Subversion
2 4 (1.97%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.99%) JUnit
4 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.49%) Toad
4 1 (0.49%) Introscope
4 1 (0.49%) QADirector
4 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.49%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.49%) Hudson
4 1 (0.49%) JProfiler
General
1 33 (16.26%) Billing
2 30 (14.78%) Telecoms
3 29 (14.29%) Retail
4 25 (12.32%) Finance
5 15 (7.39%) Electronics
6 9 (4.43%) Multimedia
7 6 (2.96%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.46%) Legal
9 3 (1.48%) Advertising
10 2 (0.99%) Marketing
11 1 (0.49%) Back Office
11 1 (0.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (21.18%) Analyst
2 32 (15.76%) Business Analyst
3 23 (11.33%) Developer
4 22 (10.84%) Architect
5 16 (7.88%) Consultant
6 15 (7.39%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.39%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (7.39%) Java Developer
7 11 (5.42%) SAP Consultant
7 11 (5.42%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 10 (4.93%) Test Manager
9 9 (4.43%) Tester
9 9 (4.43%) Lead Tester
10 8 (3.94%) SAP Architect
10 8 (3.94%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.94%) Hardware Engineer
10 8 (3.94%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (3.94%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.45%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.43%) XML
2 5 (2.46%) HTML
2 5 (2.46%) CSS
2 5 (2.46%) JSON
3 4 (1.97%) Twisted
3 4 (1.97%) AngularJS
3 4 (1.97%) Adobe AIR
3 4 (1.97%) SAP ALE
3 4 (1.97%) BAPI
3 4 (1.97%) Web Services
3 4 (1.97%) Flash
4 3 (1.48%) EDI
4 3 (1.48%) .NET
5 2 (0.99%) Spring
6 1 (0.49%) J2EE
6 1 (0.49%) WML
6 1 (0.49%) JDBC
6 1 (0.49%) JSP
6 1 (0.49%) SOAP
6 1 (0.49%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.84%) DTV
2 11 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.93%) SCADA
4 8 (3.94%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.94%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.96%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.97%) Video on Demand
6 4 (1.97%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.48%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.99%) Physics
8 2 (0.99%) BBC
8 2 (0.99%) iDTV
9 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.49%) Economics
9 1 (0.49%) Chemistry
9 1 (0.49%) Biology
9 1 (0.49%) Podcast
9 1 (0.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.87%) Linux
2 6 (2.96%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (2.96%) UNIX
3 4 (1.97%) Ubuntu
3 4 (1.97%) Windows
4 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) Solaris
5 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.49%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.49%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.67%) Project Management
2 39 (19.21%) CRM
3 21 (10.34%) Analytics
4 19 (9.36%) Programme Management
4 19 (9.36%) PRINCE2
5 18 (8.87%) B2B
5 18 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (8.37%) Data Management
7 15 (7.39%) Business Development
7 15 (7.39%) Mentoring
8 14 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 14 (6.90%) Asset Management
8 14 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (6.90%) EAM
9 10 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (4.93%) Network Architecture
9 10 (4.93%) Supplier Management
9 10 (4.93%) B2C
10 9 (4.43%) ITIL
10 9 (4.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.30%) Java
2 11 (5.42%) SQL
3 10 (4.93%) C++
4 8 (3.94%) C
4 8 (3.94%) Python
5 5 (2.46%) Embedded C
6 4 (1.97%) Erlang
6 4 (1.97%) PHP
6 4 (1.97%) ABAP
7 3 (1.48%) Perl
7 3 (1.48%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.99%) R
8 2 (0.99%) Embedded C++
8 2 (0.99%) MATLAB
8 2 (0.99%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.49%) C#
9 1 (0.49%) VBA
9 1 (0.49%) VB
9 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.49%) sed
Qualifications
1 46 (22.66%) Degree
2 13 (6.40%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (5.91%) CCNA
4 11 (5.42%) CCNP
5 10 (4.93%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.94%) MBA
7 7 (3.45%) ISEB
8 5 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (2.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.97%) APMP
9 4 (1.97%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.97%) HND
10 3 (1.48%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.49%) MCSE
12 1 (0.49%) MCSA
12 1 (0.49%) PhD
12 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.49%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.36%) QA
2 3 (1.48%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.48%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.97%) Firmware
2 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) Nmap
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.49%) SCCM
2 1 (0.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.49%) Sysprep
2 1 (0.49%) nmon
Vendors
1 35 (17.24%) SAP
2 22 (10.84%) Oracle
3 15 (7.39%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.40%) Syclo
5 7 (3.45%) JBoss
6 5 (2.46%) Primavera
7 4 (1.97%) Adobe
8 3 (1.48%) HP
8 3 (1.48%) Cisco
9 2 (0.99%) F5
9 2 (0.99%) Talend
9 2 (0.99%) Informatica
10 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.49%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.49%) EMC
10 1 (0.49%) Citrix
10 1 (0.49%) VMware
10 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.49%) RapidMiner
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + car, pension and bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 22000-28000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 35000-40000 Per Annum Plus attractive package
Posted: 13 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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UK
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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