The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 208 221
Rank change year-on-year +29 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.12% 0.11% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33%  

Smart Meter is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1234 1732 2043
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 37.74% 38.89% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1366 1403
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in Berkshire

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Smart Meter in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Smart Meter in Berkshire

Smart Meter
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +4 1 - -
Reading - 1 £52,500 - 3
Smart Meter
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 8 (72.73%) HP
1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
1 8 (72.73%) 4G
2 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
2 7 (63.64%) 802.1X
2 7 (63.64%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) OpenUP
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Handset
4 1 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) DAB
4 1 (9.09%) WML
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) GPRS
4 1 (9.09%) GSM
4 1 (9.09%) UMTS

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) 4G
2 7 (63.64%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) DAB
3 1 (9.09%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (9.09%) GPRS
3 1 (9.09%) GSM
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) IPv6
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Network Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Head of Digital
2 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) 802.1X
2 1 (9.09%) WAP
2 1 (9.09%) WML
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Handset
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
2 2 (18.18%) OpenUP
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Facebook
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