Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
England > East of England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 363 354 368
Rank change year-on-year -9 +14 +28
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 4 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.032% 0.008% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.072% 0.019% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 15
East of England median annual salary £39,750 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.50% -23.08% +30.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £50,000 £60,500
90th Percentile £46,750 £50,000 £68,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -13.04% +15.00%

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,569 5,161 6,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.03% 42.50% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4,038 4,063 4,917
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% -4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Smart Meter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in the East of England

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in the East of England

Smart Meter
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire -22 2 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Suffolk - 2 £44,500 -
Smart Meter
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing Smart Meter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 2 (50.00%) B2B
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 2 (50.00%) GDPR
1 2 (50.00%) B2B Sales
1 2 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Energy
2 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Internet

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Information Officer
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Officer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) B2B
1 2 (50.00%) B2B Sales
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) GDPR
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27005