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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 820 843 843
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 85 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.028% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.072% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 56 16 46
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 £72,000 £67,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -

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
42993 41429 45795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 38.91% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33604 33705 38462
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Smart Meter Salary Histogram in the UK

Smart Meter
Top 28 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 23 September 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
(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 +31 81 £45,500 -17.27% 20
South East +9 28 £42,500 -15.00% 8
London +5 19 £45,500 -22.55% 4
West Midlands +1 16 £37,250 -17.22% 3
Hampshire +4 15 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 13 £36,250 -
City of London +16 7 £45,500 -17.27% 2
Berkshire -4 7 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Surrey - 6 £46,750 - 6
East of England -9 4 £55,000 -8.33% 3
East Midlands -10 4 £51,250 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £55,000 - 3
Cambridge - 4 £55,000 - 3
Slough - 4 - - 2
North West - 4 £57,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 3 £42,500 -
Leatherhead - 3 £37,500 -
Manchester - 3 £57,500 - 1
Staines - 2 £61,750 - 4
Nottinghamshire - 2 £62,500 -
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
North East - 1 £40,000 -
Winchester - 1 £50,000 -
Worcester - 1 £37,000 -
Solihull - 1 £38,500 - 2
Nottingham - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £37,000 -
South Coast - 1 £55,000 -

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 48 (23.53%) Project Management
2 47 (23.04%) Degree
3 39 (19.12%) CRM
4 36 (17.65%) SAP
5 33 (16.18%) Billing
6 31 (15.20%) SAP IS-U
7 29 (14.22%) Retail
7 29 (14.22%) Wireless
7 29 (14.22%) Telecoms
8 27 (13.24%) Finance
8 27 (13.24%) Java
9 22 (10.78%) SAP CRM
9 22 (10.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 22 (10.78%) DTV
10 21 (10.29%) Oracle
10 21 (10.29%) Programme Management
10 21 (10.29%) Analytics
11 19 (9.31%) QA
11 19 (9.31%) PRINCE2
12 18 (8.82%) B2B
13 17 (8.33%) Microsoft
13 17 (8.33%) Linux
13 17 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (8.33%) Data Management
13 17 (8.33%) Mentoring
14 16 (7.84%) MS Office
15 15 (7.35%) EAM
15 15 (7.35%) 3G
15 15 (7.35%) Electronics
15 15 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (4.41%) SAS
2 2 (0.98%) 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 (7.84%) MS Office
2 13 (6.37%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.45%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (15.20%) SAP IS-U
2 22 (10.78%) SAP CRM
2 22 (10.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (6.37%) SAP MRS
4 5 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.96%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.22%) Wireless
2 15 (7.35%) 3G
2 15 (7.35%) LTE
3 10 (4.90%) GGSN
3 10 (4.90%) SGSN
4 9 (4.41%) Broadband
4 9 (4.41%) GPRS
5 7 (3.43%) HTTP
6 6 (2.94%) Internet
6 6 (2.94%) 4G
7 5 (2.45%) TETRA
7 5 (2.45%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.45%) Ethernet
7 5 (2.45%) SDH
8 4 (1.96%) ZigBee
9 3 (1.47%) IPv6
9 3 (1.47%) WAN
9 3 (1.47%) DNS
10 2 (0.98%) FTP
10 2 (0.98%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.86%) MySQL
2 11 (5.39%) SAP HANA
2 11 (5.39%) Big Data
3 9 (4.41%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.43%) Hadoop
4 7 (3.43%) Apache Hive
5 6 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.96%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.47%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.49%) QlikView
9 1 (0.49%) Infinispan
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.49%) HBase
9 1 (0.49%) Redis
9 1 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (2.45%) Selenium
1 5 (2.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.96%) WebDriver
2 4 (1.96%) Subversion
2 4 (1.96%) JIRA
2 4 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.98%) JUnit
4 1 (0.49%) JProfiler
4 1 (0.49%) Hudson
4 1 (0.49%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.49%) QADirector
4 1 (0.49%) Toad
4 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.49%) Introscope
General
1 33 (16.18%) Billing
2 29 (14.22%) Telecoms
2 29 (14.22%) Retail
3 27 (13.24%) Finance
4 15 (7.35%) Electronics
5 9 (4.41%) Multimedia
6 6 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.45%) Legal
8 3 (1.47%) Advertising
9 2 (0.98%) Marketing
10 1 (0.49%) German Language
10 1 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (21.08%) Analyst
2 33 (16.18%) Business Analyst
3 23 (11.27%) Developer
3 23 (11.27%) Architect
4 16 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (7.35%) Java Developer
5 15 (7.35%) Project Manager
5 15 (7.35%) Consultant
6 10 (4.90%) Test Manager
6 10 (4.90%) SAP Consultant
6 10 (4.90%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 9 (4.41%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 9 (4.41%) Lead Tester
7 9 (4.41%) Tester
7 9 (4.41%) SAP Architect
8 8 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (3.92%) Hardware Engineer
8 8 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 6 (2.94%) Test Engineer
9 6 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.41%) XML
2 5 (2.45%) HTML
2 5 (2.45%) CSS
2 5 (2.45%) JSON
3 4 (1.96%) Adobe AIR
3 4 (1.96%) Twisted
3 4 (1.96%) AngularJS
3 4 (1.96%) Web Services
3 4 (1.96%) SAP ALE
3 4 (1.96%) BAPI
3 4 (1.96%) Flash
4 3 (1.47%) EDI
4 3 (1.47%) .NET
5 2 (0.98%) Spring
6 1 (0.49%) Java EE
6 1 (0.49%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.49%) J2EE
6 1 (0.49%) WML
6 1 (0.49%) JDBC
6 1 (0.49%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.78%) DTV
2 11 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.90%) SCADA
4 8 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.96%) Video on Demand
6 4 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.47%) Firmware
8 2 (0.98%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.98%) Physics
8 2 (0.98%) BBC
8 2 (0.98%) iDTV
9 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.49%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.49%) Economics
9 1 (0.49%) Social Media
9 1 (0.49%) iPad
9 1 (0.49%) Podcast
9 1 (0.49%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.33%) Linux
2 6 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (2.45%) UNIX
4 4 (1.96%) Windows
4 4 (1.96%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.49%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.49%) Solaris
6 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.49%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.53%) Project Management
2 39 (19.12%) CRM
3 21 (10.29%) Programme Management
3 21 (10.29%) Analytics
4 19 (9.31%) PRINCE2
5 18 (8.82%) B2B
6 17 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (8.33%) Data Management
6 17 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 15 (7.35%) Asset Management
7 15 (7.35%) Business Development
7 15 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (7.35%) EAM
8 14 (6.86%) Software Testing
9 10 (4.90%) Supplier Management
9 10 (4.90%) B2C
9 10 (4.90%) Network Architecture
9 10 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (4.41%) TOGAF
10 9 (4.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.24%) Java
2 10 (4.90%) C++
2 10 (4.90%) SQL
3 7 (3.43%) Python
3 7 (3.43%) C
4 4 (1.96%) PHP
4 4 (1.96%) Embedded C
4 4 (1.96%) ABAP
4 4 (1.96%) Erlang
5 3 (1.47%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.47%) Perl
6 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.98%) Embedded C++
6 2 (0.98%) R
6 2 (0.98%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.49%) sed
7 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.49%) VBA
7 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (23.04%) Degree
2 13 (6.37%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (5.88%) CCNA
4 11 (5.39%) CCNP
5 10 (4.90%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.92%) MBA
7 7 (3.43%) ISEB
8 5 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.96%) APMP
9 4 (1.96%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.96%) HND
10 3 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.47%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.49%) CISM
12 1 (0.49%) RHCT
12 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.31%) QA
2 3 (1.47%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.47%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.49%) Nmap
1 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) Sysprep
2 1 (0.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.49%) nmon
2 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (17.65%) SAP
2 21 (10.29%) Oracle
3 17 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.37%) Syclo
5 7 (3.43%) JBoss
6 5 (2.45%) Primavera
7 4 (1.96%) Adobe
8 3 (1.47%) Cisco
9 2 (0.98%) Informatica
9 2 (0.98%) HP
9 2 (0.98%) F5
9 2 (0.98%) Talend
10 1 (0.49%) RapidMiner
10 1 (0.49%) VMware
10 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.49%) EMC
10 1 (0.49%) Citrix
10 1 (0.49%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + car, pension and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 22000-28000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 35000-40000 Per Annum Plus attractive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DOE + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Bonus, Pension, Share Options
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 75000-85000 Per Annum Plus Car allowance, benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 75000-85000 Per Annum Plus car allowance, pension etc
Posted: 21 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago