The table below looks at the statistics for SWIFTNet skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFTNet over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SWIFTNet
Rank 893 898 888
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing SWIFTNet 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.010% 0.005% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £50,000 - £61,250
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19963 18895 22855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.77% 17.23% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16119 14849 19032
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SWIFTNet
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SWIFTNet within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SWIFTNet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SWIFTNet
Salary Trend

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

SWIFTNet Salary Trend in the UK

SWIFTNet
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFTNet within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 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
London +26 2 £50,000 -
England +9 2 £50,000 -
City of London - 2 £50,000 -

SWIFTNet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SWIFTNet 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 SWIFTNet.

1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (50.00%) SWIFT
3 2 (33.33%) Tandem
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 2 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) PMI
4 1 (16.67%) PMP
4 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) RAD
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

SWIFTNet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SWIFTNet 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 SWIFTNet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Redmine
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Banking Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Payments Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Junior IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (33.33%) Tandem
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (16.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) RUP
1 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) PMP
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification