The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Card
South East / Berkshire
Rank 179 216 220
Rank change year-on-year +37 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.061% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £37,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +40.00% -14.28%  

Smartcard 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 1224 1916 1946
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 36.71% 38.75% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 920 1565 1390
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smartcard
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Smartcard in Berkshire

Smartcard
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Smartcard in Berkshire

Smartcard
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Reading - 5 £60,000 -
Smartcard
South East

Smartcard
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard.

1 6 (100.00%) SAML
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) PKI
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (100.00%) Presales
1 6 (100.00%) Fraud Detection
1 6 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 6 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (100.00%) Use Case
1 6 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management

Smartcard
Top Related 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 6 (100.00%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Professional Services Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) SAML
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (100.00%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (100.00%) Fraud Detection
1 6 (100.00%) Presales
1 6 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 6 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 6 (100.00%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree