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 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
Smart Metering
Rank 828 811 868
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +57
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 67 105 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.090% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.23% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 43 68 15
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £69,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -16.00%

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
43973 45255 43855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.90% 38.90% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35155 35219 35401
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 27 August 2015 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 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
(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 -25 60 £51,250 +13.88% 35
South East +11 30 £60,000 +41.17% 23
Berkshire +27 22 £60,000 +9.09% 12
Reading - 12 £60,000 - 1
London +20 9 £45,500 -4.71% 1
Birmingham +4 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
West Midlands -23 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £75,000 - 7
West Yorkshire - 6 £75,000 - 5
Hampshire +14 5 £65,000 +52.94% 3
East Midlands +6 5 £52,000 +4.00%
Leeds - 5 £85,000 - 5
Slough -3 4 £45,000 +15.38%
City of London +26 3 £45,500 -
Surrey +10 3 - -
Northamptonshire +5 3 - -
Winchester +4 3 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Staines -16 3 - -
Northampton - 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire -9 2 £52,000 -
Windsor - 2 - -
East of England +14 1 - - 1
Nottingham -9 1 £55,000 -
Letchworth - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £70,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Castleford - 1 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 30 (21.43%) Project Management
2 29 (20.71%) Degree
3 27 (19.29%) PRINCE2
3 27 (19.29%) Big Data
4 26 (18.57%) ITIL
4 26 (18.57%) Retail
5 24 (17.14%) Analytics
6 21 (15.00%) Information Security
7 20 (14.29%) CRM
7 20 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 18 (12.86%) Telecoms
8 18 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (12.14%) Finance
9 17 (12.14%) Oracle
10 16 (11.43%) SQL
10 16 (11.43%) Billing
10 16 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 15 (10.71%) Java
11 15 (10.71%) CISSP
11 15 (10.71%) Management Information System
12 14 (10.00%) Linux
13 13 (9.29%) ISO 9001
13 13 (9.29%) Change Management
13 13 (9.29%) Data Management
13 13 (9.29%) TOGAF
13 13 (9.29%) PCI DSS
14 12 (8.57%) Programme Management
14 12 (8.57%) Computer Science
14 12 (8.57%) Business Analysis
15 11 (7.86%) CISA

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.43%) SAS
2 2 (1.43%) JBoss
2 2 (1.43%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.71%) IIS
3 1 (0.71%) Apache
3 1 (0.71%) CMS
3 1 (0.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (3.57%) SPSS
1 5 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.86%) MS Project
2 4 (2.86%) MS Office
2 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.14%) Primavera
3 3 (2.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.43%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.71%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.71%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.71%) Maximo
5 1 (0.71%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.29%) HTTP
2 6 (4.29%) Wireless
3 5 (3.57%) 3G
3 5 (3.57%) ZigBee
4 4 (2.86%) MPLS
4 4 (2.86%) Firewall
5 3 (2.14%) IPsec
5 3 (2.14%) DAB
5 3 (2.14%) SSL
5 3 (2.14%) OSPF
5 3 (2.14%) BGP
5 3 (2.14%) LAN
5 3 (2.14%) WAN
6 2 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.43%) Network Security
7 1 (0.71%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.71%) IPv6
7 1 (0.71%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.29%) Big Data
2 9 (6.43%) Hadoop
3 8 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.00%) Apache Hive
4 7 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.86%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.14%) MySQL
6 3 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.43%) BigQuery
7 2 (1.43%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.43%) MS Access
7 2 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.71%) Infinispan
8 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (2.86%) ERwin
2 2 (1.43%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.71%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.71%) Selenium
3 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (18.57%) Retail
2 18 (12.86%) Telecoms
3 17 (12.14%) Finance
4 16 (11.43%) Billing
5 7 (5.00%) Legal
6 4 (2.86%) Spanish Language
7 3 (2.14%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.43%) Publishing
8 2 (1.43%) Back Office
8 2 (1.43%) Marketing
9 1 (0.71%) Electronics
9 1 (0.71%) Automotive
9 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (22.14%) Analyst
2 17 (12.14%) Architect
3 16 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 14 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.43%) Developer
7 7 (5.00%) Consultant
7 7 (5.00%) Python Developer
7 7 (5.00%) Data Scientist
7 7 (5.00%) Cyber Security Practitioner
8 6 (4.29%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) Functional Architect
9 5 (3.57%) Oracle Architect
9 5 (3.57%) Governance Analyst
9 5 (3.57%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.57%) Compliance Analyst
10 4 (2.86%) Business Manager
10 4 (2.86%) Security Manager
10 4 (2.86%) Database Analyst
10 4 (2.86%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.14%) JSON
2 9 (6.43%) XML
3 6 (4.29%) Web Services
3 6 (4.29%) Twisted
3 6 (4.29%) AngularJS
4 5 (3.57%) CSS
4 5 (3.57%) HTML
5 4 (2.86%) .NET
5 4 (2.86%) CSS3
6 2 (1.43%) SAP ALE
6 2 (1.43%) EDI
6 2 (1.43%) BAPI
6 2 (1.43%) Velocity
7 1 (0.71%) Django
7 1 (0.71%) RESTful
7 1 (0.71%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.71%) Spring
7 1 (0.71%) REST
7 1 (0.71%) CGI
7 1 (0.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.43%) Algorithms
4 9 (6.43%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.43%) SCADA
5 7 (5.00%) PKI
5 7 (5.00%) GIS
6 6 (4.29%) Machine to Machine
7 4 (2.86%) User Experience
8 3 (2.14%) Statistics
8 3 (2.14%) Streaming Music
8 3 (2.14%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.14%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (2.14%) Economics
9 2 (1.43%) CESG
10 1 (0.71%) STB
10 1 (0.71%) Replication
10 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.71%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.00%) Linux
2 7 (5.00%) Windows
3 6 (4.29%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.14%) UNIX
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.43%) Project Management
2 27 (19.29%) PRINCE2
3 26 (18.57%) ITIL
4 24 (17.14%) Analytics
5 21 (15.00%) Information Security
6 20 (14.29%) CRM
7 18 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.29%) Change Management
8 13 (9.29%) Data Management
8 13 (9.29%) TOGAF
9 12 (8.57%) Business Analysis
9 12 (8.57%) Programme Management
10 11 (7.86%) OpenUP
11 10 (7.14%) Cyber Security
11 10 (7.14%) Risk Management
12 9 (6.43%) Service Management
13 8 (5.71%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.71%) Information Assurance
14 7 (5.00%) MapReduce
14 7 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.43%) SQL
2 15 (10.71%) Java
3 9 (6.43%) Python
4 8 (5.71%) C++
5 6 (4.29%) C
5 6 (4.29%) Erlang
6 5 (3.57%) Perl
6 5 (3.57%) PHP
7 2 (1.43%) ABAP
8 1 (0.71%) VBA
8 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.71%) Scala
8 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.71%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 29 (20.71%) Degree
2 20 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 15 (10.71%) CISSP
4 11 (7.86%) CISA
4 11 (7.86%) CISM
5 9 (6.43%) CITP
6 8 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (5.00%) ISTQB
8 5 (3.57%) PMP
8 5 (3.57%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.57%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.14%) CCIE
10 3 (2.14%) CCNP
10 3 (2.14%) GCIA
10 3 (2.14%) GCIH
10 3 (2.14%) GCFA
10 3 (2.14%) GREM
10 3 (2.14%) CPIM
10 3 (2.14%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (9.29%) ISO 9001
2 13 (9.29%) PCI DSS
3 9 (6.43%) COBIT
4 6 (4.29%) QA
5 5 (3.57%) ISO 14001
6 4 (2.86%) TickIT
7 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (2.14%) P3O
8 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Nmap
1 1 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (12.14%) Oracle
2 8 (5.71%) SAP
3 6 (4.29%) HP
4 5 (3.57%) Cognizant
5 4 (2.86%) Cisco
6 3 (2.14%) Nortel
6 3 (2.14%) Juniper
6 3 (2.14%) BMC
6 3 (2.14%) Splunk
6 3 (2.14%) ArcSight
6 3 (2.14%) Remedy
6 3 (2.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.43%) VMware
7 2 (1.43%) Capita
7 2 (1.43%) Google
8 1 (0.71%) F5
8 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.71%) webMethods
8 1 (0.71%) IBM
Yorkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 9 hours ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 9 hours ago
Yorkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 8 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago