Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 762 739 860
Rank change year-on-year -23 +121 +12
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 59 75 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.084% 0.11% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42 65 29
London median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +12.00% +37.36%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,750 £45,200
90th Percentile £76,125 £90,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £50,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.18% -4.35% +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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33,963 32,578 40,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.31% 45.99% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25,829 27,527 33,591
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +1.82%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year - +1.52% +7.07%

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in London

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in London

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in London

Smart Meter
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Meter within the London region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Central London -23 4 £51,250 -21.15%
North London - 1 £65,000 -
Smart Meter
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 25 (42.37%) Telecoms
2 23 (38.98%) ISTQB
3 22 (37.29%) ISEB
4 21 (35.59%) Finance
4 21 (35.59%) System Testing
5 20 (33.90%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (32.20%) Microsoft Office
7 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Excel
8 17 (28.81%) HP
9 16 (27.12%) Test Management
10 15 (25.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 15 (25.42%) Process Improvement
11 14 (23.73%) PKI
12 13 (22.03%) Process Management
13 11 (18.64%) Smart Energy
14 9 (15.25%) Capita
15 8 (13.56%) Incident Management
15 8 (13.56%) Remedy
16 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (11.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
17 6 (10.17%) Test Strategy
17 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
18 5 (8.47%) Legal
18 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
18 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
18 5 (8.47%) Banking
18 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
18 5 (8.47%) QA
18 5 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
18 5 (8.47%) GDPR

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (25.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.69%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) WAN
1 2 (3.39%) Wireless
1 2 (3.39%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) TestDirector
General
1 25 (42.37%) Telecoms
2 21 (35.59%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Banking
3 5 (8.47%) Legal
4 4 (6.78%) Back Office
5 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Analyst
2 19 (32.20%) Test Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Architect
3 6 (10.17%) Security Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) Procurement Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Test Leader
4 5 (8.47%) Test Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Security Consultant
5 4 (6.78%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Head of Architecture
6 3 (5.08%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (5.08%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Smart Metering Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Test Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) CGI
2 2 (3.39%) COM
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (23.73%) PKI
3 11 (18.64%) Smart Energy
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) CESG
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) System Testing
2 16 (27.12%) Test Management
3 15 (25.42%) Process Improvement
4 13 (22.03%) Process Management
5 8 (13.56%) Incident Management
6 7 (11.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.17%) Test Strategy
8 5 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.78%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
10 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.08%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (5.08%) SIEM
10 3 (5.08%) Test Planning
10 3 (5.08%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (38.98%) ISTQB
2 22 (37.29%) ISEB
3 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.69%) CISM
5 1 (1.69%) CISSP
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) GDPR
1 5 (8.47%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) HP
2 9 (15.25%) Capita
3 8 (13.56%) Remedy
4 3 (5.08%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) Progress
5 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.69%) Arqiva
6 1 (1.69%) SAP