Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 294 237
Rank change year-on-year +49 -57 +91
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 21 8 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.092% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.23% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 115
Berkshire median annual salary £56,250 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.63% -27.27% -8.33%
10th Percentile £38,275 £39,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £61,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -9.09% -8.33%

Smart Meter is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2591 3538 4601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 40.84% 40.59% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 2734 3548
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,075 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,141
% change year-on-year - +1.95% +3.86%

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Smart Meter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +58 20 £56,250 -29.69%
Slough -2 1 - - 1
Smart Meter
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) Banking
2 12 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) GDPR
3 8 (38.10%) Risk Management
3 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
4 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 6 (28.57%) Test Management
5 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 6 (28.57%) SWIFT
5 6 (28.57%) ArcSight
5 6 (28.57%) SIEM
5 6 (28.57%) Threat Analysis
5 6 (28.57%) Fraud Detection
5 6 (28.57%) Identity Management
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) PKI
5 6 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) CGI
6 5 (23.81%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (23.81%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
7 4 (19.05%) Unix
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) XML
8 3 (14.29%) HP
8 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement

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 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (57.14%) Banking
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
1 6 (28.57%) Consultant
1 6 (28.57%) Security Architect
1 6 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) CGI
2 3 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) PKI
1 6 (28.57%) SWIFT
2 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
2 1 (4.76%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (4.76%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (38.10%) Risk Management
3 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Fraud Detection
4 6 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 6 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
4 6 (28.57%) SIEM
4 6 (28.57%) Test Management
4 6 (28.57%) Threat Analysis
4 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 5 (23.81%) Data Loss Prevention
5 5 (23.81%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.52%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) GDPR
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) ArcSight
2 3 (14.29%) HP