The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Card
Rank 773 738 795
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +57
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 124 143 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.089%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.34% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 92 120 77
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
42503 41566 45713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.73% 38.93% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 33230 33747 38468
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%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Smartcard within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Smartcard
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Smartcard within the UK.

Smartcard Salary Trend in the UK

Smartcard
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smartcard over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 within the UK.

Smartcard Salary Histogram in the UK

Smartcard
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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 -55 122 £45,000 - 14
Leicestershire -12 48 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands -40 48 £45,000 - 1
South East +14 45 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Hampshire +20 27 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Warwickshire -19 26 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands -45 26 £40,000 -11.11%
South West - 13 £45,000 - 4
Farnborough - 12 £52,500 - 1
Leicester +12 11 £50,000 -
Lutterworth -8 11 £45,000 +28.57% 1
London -16 10 £63,750 +15.90% 2
Surrey -12 9 £36,500 -23.15% 1
Poole - 7 £45,000 - 1
Dorset - 7 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +13 6 - - 3
Guildford +5 6 £38,000 -17.83%
Basingstoke +4 6 £61,000 +121.81%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 - -
North East - 5 - -
Tyne and Wear - 5 - -
Bristol - 4 - - 1
City of London +13 2 £63,750 -20.31%
Bracknell - 2 - -
Reading +3 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire 0 1 - -
East of England -18 1 £50,000 +66.66% 1
West Sussex - 1 £33,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard.

1 133 (56.60%) Finance
2 114 (48.51%) Windows
3 111 (47.23%) Cyber Security
4 91 (38.72%) PKI
5 75 (31.91%) .NET
6 73 (31.06%) Computer Science
7 71 (30.21%) XML
8 68 (28.94%) Software Engineering
8 68 (28.94%) Mathematics
9 63 (26.81%) SQL
10 62 (26.38%) Degree
11 57 (24.26%) LDAP
12 51 (21.70%) Microsoft
13 50 (21.28%) JavaScript
13 50 (21.28%) SQL Server
13 50 (21.28%) Web Development
14 49 (20.85%) C#
14 49 (20.85%) C++
14 49 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
15 47 (20.00%) HTML
16 45 (19.15%) XSLT
17 43 (18.30%) DHTML
18 41 (17.45%) Security Cleared
19 39 (16.60%) SC Cleared
20 37 (15.74%) X.509
21 36 (15.32%) Java
21 36 (15.32%) Management Information System
22 32 (13.62%) Oracle
23 30 (12.77%) Identity Management
24 29 (12.34%) Blackberry

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.26%) IIS
2 4 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.43%) CMS
3 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.98%) MS Office
3 6 (2.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 57 (24.26%) LDAP
2 37 (15.74%) X.509
3 7 (2.98%) Firewall
3 7 (2.98%) VPN
4 5 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.70%) SSL
5 4 (1.70%) NFC
5 4 (1.70%) Network Security
6 3 (1.28%) IPsec
6 3 (1.28%) DNS
6 3 (1.28%) SMTP
7 2 (0.85%) ATM
8 1 (0.43%) LAN
8 1 (0.43%) S/MIME
8 1 (0.43%) Internet
8 1 (0.43%) Wireless
8 1 (0.43%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) JUnit
1 2 (0.85%) Selenium
2 1 (0.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 133 (56.60%) Finance
2 15 (6.38%) Retail
3 11 (4.68%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.26%) Electronics
5 9 (3.83%) Banking
6 4 (1.70%) Back Office
7 3 (1.28%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) French Language
8 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.43%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.43%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 77 (32.77%) Developer
2 36 (15.32%) Consultant
3 27 (11.49%) Test Engineer
4 26 (11.06%) Web Developer
4 26 (11.06%) Software Developer
5 25 (10.64%) C++ Developer
5 25 (10.64%) C++ Software Developer
6 21 (8.94%) C# Developer
6 21 (8.94%) Development Manager
7 20 (8.51%) Technical Consultant
8 17 (7.23%) Senior Developer
8 17 (7.23%) Senior C# Developer
9 13 (5.53%) Security Consultant
10 12 (5.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 9 (3.83%) Project Manager
12 8 (3.40%) Technical Support
12 8 (3.40%) Support Engineer
13 7 (2.98%) Architect
13 7 (2.98%) Technical Support Engineer
13 7 (2.98%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (31.91%) .NET
2 71 (30.21%) XML
3 47 (20.00%) HTML
4 45 (19.15%) XSLT
5 43 (18.30%) DHTML
6 19 (8.09%) WPF
7 7 (2.98%) Web Services
8 4 (1.70%) Application Packaging
8 4 (1.70%) jQuery
8 4 (1.70%) CSS
9 3 (1.28%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.28%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.85%) HTML5
10 2 (0.85%) Ajax
11 1 (0.43%) Java EE
11 1 (0.43%) JSON
11 1 (0.43%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 91 (38.72%) PKI
2 73 (31.06%) Computer Science
3 68 (28.94%) Mathematics
4 36 (15.32%) Management Information System
5 29 (12.34%) Blackberry
6 26 (11.06%) Mobile App
7 25 (10.64%) Biometrics
8 19 (8.09%) Cryptography
9 12 (5.11%) CESG
9 12 (5.11%) CESG CLAS
10 10 (4.26%) EMV
11 8 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (2.98%) Firmware
13 6 (2.55%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (2.13%) EFT
14 5 (2.13%) EFTPOS
14 5 (2.13%) PACS
15 4 (1.70%) Thin Client
15 4 (1.70%) Fat Client
16 3 (1.28%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 114 (48.51%) Windows
2 27 (11.49%) Android
3 26 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (10.64%) Windows Vista
4 25 (10.64%) Windows XP
4 25 (10.64%) Apple iOS
4 25 (10.64%) BlackBerry OS
5 12 (5.11%) Linux
6 10 (4.26%) UNIX
7 6 (2.55%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.43%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (47.23%) Cyber Security
2 68 (28.94%) Software Engineering
3 50 (21.28%) Web Development
4 49 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (12.77%) Identity Management
6 27 (11.49%) Project Management
6 27 (11.49%) Line Management
7 25 (10.64%) Automated Testing
8 24 (10.21%) ITIL
9 21 (8.94%) Systems Analysis
10 19 (8.09%) Logistics
11 18 (7.66%) QMS
11 18 (7.66%) Product Management
11 18 (7.66%) PRINCE2
12 17 (7.23%) UML
12 17 (7.23%) CRM
12 17 (7.23%) PRINCE
12 17 (7.23%) Configuration Management
12 17 (7.23%) E-Procurement
12 17 (7.23%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (26.81%) SQL
2 50 (21.28%) JavaScript
3 49 (20.85%) C#
3 49 (20.85%) C++
4 36 (15.32%) Java
5 19 (8.09%) XAML
6 6 (2.55%) C
7 5 (2.13%) Perl
7 5 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.70%) VBA
9 2 (0.85%) VB
10 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.43%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 62 (26.38%) Degree
2 41 (17.45%) Security Cleared
3 39 (16.60%) SC Cleared
4 18 (7.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (5.53%) CISSP
6 9 (3.83%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) ISEB
7 1 (0.43%) CITP
7 1 (0.43%) CISA
7 1 (0.43%) CISM
7 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.06%) ISO 9001
2 25 (10.64%) TickIT
3 17 (7.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (2.13%) ISO 8583
4 5 (2.13%) DICOM
5 3 (1.28%) SLA
6 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.70%) SCCM
1 4 (1.70%) SCOM
2 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 51 (21.70%) Microsoft
2 32 (13.62%) Oracle
3 9 (3.83%) Fujitsu
4 5 (2.13%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.13%) Cyber-Ark
5 4 (1.70%) Citrix
6 3 (1.28%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 3 (1.28%) VeriFone
7 1 (0.43%) Sencha
7 1 (0.43%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.43%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.43%) Renesas
7 1 (0.43%) Freescale
7 1 (0.43%) Qualys
7 1 (0.43%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.43%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.43%) TSYS
7 1 (0.43%) Sage
7 1 (0.43%) McAfee
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