The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Metering
Rank 786 854 840
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -14
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 127 28 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.026% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.079% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 84 19 38
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +24.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,100 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36914 35602 38854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.53% 32.73% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29267 28839 32893
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +64 117 £50,000 -25.92% 13
South East +38 39 £48,750 -18.75% 4
London -46 24 £75,000 +7.14% 2
West Midlands - 20 £37,500 -
Berkshire +25 19 £59,000 -1.66% 1
Hampshire - 13 £44,500 - 1
Birmingham - 13 £37,500 -
Cambridge +9 12 £60,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire +7 12 £60,000 +33.33% 2
East of England -3 12 £60,000 +33.33% 2
North West +9 7 £18,145 - 2
East Midlands - 6 £50,000 - 1
Manchester - 6 £18,145 -
Surrey - 5 £37,500 - 2
Leatherhead - 4 £37,500 - 1
Wigan - 4 £18,073 -
Winchester - 4 £45,000 -
City of London -13 3 £45,500 -15.34% 1
Slough - 3 £39,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £42,500 -
Reading -6 2 £52,500 - 1
Nottingham - 2 - - 1
Altrincham - 2 £50,000 -
Daventry - 2 £50,000 -
Stafford - 2 £38,750 -
Worcestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £38,750 -
Crawley +12 1 £55,000 -

Smart Meter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 53 (25.12%) SAP
2 47 (22.27%) Degree
3 45 (21.33%) CRM
4 42 (19.91%) Project Management
4 42 (19.91%) SAP IS-U
5 41 (19.43%) Billing
6 35 (16.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 33 (15.64%) SAP CRM
8 29 (13.74%) Finance
8 29 (13.74%) Telecoms
9 28 (13.27%) Data Management
9 28 (13.27%) Analytics
10 26 (12.32%) Asset Management
11 25 (11.85%) EAM
12 22 (10.43%) Java
12 22 (10.43%) SAP MRS
13 21 (9.95%) Wireless
14 20 (9.48%) Retail
14 20 (9.48%) SAP HANA
14 20 (9.48%) Syclo
14 20 (9.48%) QA
15 18 (8.53%) Linux
16 17 (8.06%) Oracle
16 17 (8.06%) PRINCE2
16 17 (8.06%) B2B
17 15 (7.11%) 3G
17 15 (7.11%) Electronics
17 15 (7.11%) Big Data
18 14 (6.64%) Programme Management
18 14 (6.64%) Software Testing

Smart Meter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (4.27%) SAS
2 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.47%) Drupal
2 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.47%) IIS
2 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.69%) MS Office
3 5 (2.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (19.91%) SAP IS-U
2 35 (16.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 33 (15.64%) SAP CRM
4 22 (10.43%) SAP MRS
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.47%) Endur
7 1 (0.47%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.95%) Wireless
2 15 (7.11%) 3G
3 12 (5.69%) LTE
4 10 (4.74%) Broadband
4 10 (4.74%) GGSN
4 10 (4.74%) SGSN
5 9 (4.27%) GPRS
6 7 (3.32%) HTTP
7 6 (2.84%) Internet
7 6 (2.84%) 4G
8 5 (2.37%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.42%) WAN
9 3 (1.42%) DNS
9 3 (1.42%) IPv6
10 2 (0.95%) Firewall
10 2 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.95%) TETRA
10 2 (0.95%) SSL
10 2 (0.95%) SDH
10 2 (0.95%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.48%) SAP HANA
2 15 (7.11%) Big Data
3 13 (6.16%) MySQL
4 9 (4.27%) Apache Hive
4 9 (4.27%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.32%) QlikView
5 7 (3.32%) HBase
6 5 (2.37%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.37%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.42%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.95%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.47%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.47%) Redis
9 1 (0.47%) Infinispan
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Selenium
1 5 (2.37%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.90%) Subversion
2 4 (1.90%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.90%) WebDriver
2 4 (1.90%) JIRA
3 2 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.47%) QADirector
4 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.47%) JProfiler
4 1 (0.47%) Hudson
4 1 (0.47%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.47%) JUnit
4 1 (0.47%) Toad
4 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.47%) Introscope
General
1 41 (19.43%) Billing
2 29 (13.74%) Finance
2 29 (13.74%) Telecoms
3 20 (9.48%) Retail
4 15 (7.11%) Electronics
5 9 (4.27%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.37%) Marketing
6 5 (2.37%) Advertising
6 5 (2.37%) Law
7 4 (1.90%) Legal
7 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 40 (18.96%) Analyst
2 32 (15.17%) Architect
3 30 (14.22%) Business Analyst
4 20 (9.48%) Developer
5 18 (8.53%) Consultant
5 18 (8.53%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (6.16%) Project Manager
6 13 (6.16%) SAP Architect
6 13 (6.16%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 10 (4.74%) SAP Consultant
7 10 (4.74%) Test Manager
7 10 (4.74%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 9 (4.27%) Lead Tester
8 9 (4.27%) Tester
9 8 (3.79%) Hardware Engineer
9 8 (3.79%) Java Developer
9 8 (3.79%) Data Architect
10 7 (3.32%) Big Data Architect
11 6 (2.84%) Test Engineer
11 6 (2.84%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.27%) MapReduce
1 9 (4.27%) CSS
1 9 (4.27%) XML
1 9 (4.27%) HTML
2 5 (2.37%) JSON
3 4 (1.90%) LAMP
3 4 (1.90%) .NET
3 4 (1.90%) Flash
3 4 (1.90%) Yii
3 4 (1.90%) Twisted
3 4 (1.90%) AngularJS
3 4 (1.90%) Adobe AIR
3 4 (1.90%) jQuery
4 2 (0.95%) BAPI
4 2 (0.95%) SAP ALE
4 2 (0.95%) Spring
4 2 (0.95%) Web Services
5 1 (0.47%) Java EE
5 1 (0.47%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.64%) DTV
2 9 (4.27%) SCADA
3 6 (2.84%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.84%) Economics
3 6 (2.84%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.90%) Video on Demand
6 3 (1.42%) Firmware
7 2 (0.95%) BBC
7 2 (0.95%) Statistics
7 2 (0.95%) iDTV
8 1 (0.47%) Podcast
8 1 (0.47%) CMDB
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) Physics
8 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.47%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.47%) iPhone
8 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.53%) Linux
2 6 (2.84%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (1.90%) Ubuntu
3 4 (1.90%) Windows
4 3 (1.42%) UNIX
5 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (0.47%) Solaris
6 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.47%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.33%) CRM
2 42 (19.91%) Project Management
3 28 (13.27%) Data Management
3 28 (13.27%) Analytics
4 26 (12.32%) Asset Management
5 25 (11.85%) EAM
6 17 (8.06%) PRINCE2
6 17 (8.06%) B2B
7 14 (6.64%) Programme Management
7 14 (6.64%) Software Testing
8 13 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (6.16%) Business Development
9 11 (5.21%) TOGAF
10 10 (4.74%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (4.74%) Supplier Management
10 10 (4.74%) Time Management
10 10 (4.74%) Network Architecture
11 9 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.27%) WFM
11 9 (4.27%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.43%) Java
2 13 (6.16%) C++
3 8 (3.79%) PHP
4 7 (3.32%) SQL
5 6 (2.84%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.37%) C
7 4 (1.90%) Python
7 4 (1.90%) Erlang
8 3 (1.42%) Perl
8 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.95%) Embedded C
9 2 (0.95%) Embedded C++
9 2 (0.95%) C#
9 2 (0.95%) ABAP
10 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.47%) R
10 1 (0.47%) sed
10 1 (0.47%) VBA
10 1 (0.47%) VB
10 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (22.27%) Degree
2 13 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (5.69%) CCNA
4 11 (5.21%) CCNP
5 10 (4.74%) MBA
5 10 (4.74%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.32%) ISEB
7 5 (2.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.90%) HND
8 4 (1.90%) APMP
8 4 (1.90%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.42%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.47%) MCSE
11 1 (0.47%) MCSA
11 1 (0.47%) PhD
11 1 (0.47%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.48%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.95%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.47%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) SCCM
2 1 (0.47%) Sysprep
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) nmon
2 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (25.12%) SAP
2 20 (9.48%) Syclo
3 17 (8.06%) Oracle
4 14 (6.64%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.37%) Primavera
6 4 (1.90%) Teradata
6 4 (1.90%) Adobe
6 4 (1.90%) JBoss
7 3 (1.42%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.42%) Cisco
8 2 (0.95%) HP
8 2 (0.95%) Informatica
8 2 (0.95%) F5
8 2 (0.95%) Talend
9 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.47%) Citrix
9 1 (0.47%) EMC
9 1 (0.47%) IBM
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £49,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £47,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Arqiva
Posted: 11 days ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 55000-65000 Per Annum Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 25 days ago