Period
to 21 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Energy in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Energy over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Energy
England > North West
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 346 362 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Energy 24 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.032% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.075% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 0
North West median annual salary £38,000 £66,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.64% - -
England median annual salary £42,500 £72,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -41.38% +26.09% +4.55%

Smart Energy 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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,042 5,360 4,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.91% 43.50% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,906 4,398 3,631
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,963 £24,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,056 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.92% -1.89% +6.38%

Smart Energy
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Smart Energy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Energy in the North West

Smart Energy
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Smart Energy in the North West.

Salary trend for Smart Energy in the North West

Smart Energy
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Energy in the North West over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Smart Energy in the North West

Smart Energy
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Energy within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
Lancashire +12 11 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Cheshire -24 8 £35,000 -47.17% 1
Manchester - 4 £40,000 -
Smart Energy
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing Smart Energy 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 North West region with a requirement for Smart Energy.

1 22 (91.67%) Smart Meter
2 12 (50.00%) Information Security
3 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
4 10 (41.67%) Information Security Management
4 10 (41.67%) Security Management
4 10 (41.67%) ISO 9001
4 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (33.33%) QMS
5 8 (33.33%) Quality Management
6 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (20.83%) Time Management
7 5 (20.83%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (20.83%) Billing
8 4 (16.67%) Retail
8 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Process Improvement
8 4 (16.67%) Process Management
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) CISSP
8 4 (16.67%) Remedy
9 3 (12.50%) SLA
9 3 (12.50%) Cognos
9 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 2 (8.33%) GDPR
10 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 2 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional

Smart Energy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) ZigBee
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
General
1 5 (20.83%) Billing
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Quality Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Report Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Remedy Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Service Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (91.67%) Smart Meter
2 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
3 5 (20.83%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) CESG
5 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (8.33%) PKI
6 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Information Security
2 10 (41.67%) Information Security Management
2 10 (41.67%) Security Management
3 8 (33.33%) QMS
3 8 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (20.83%) Time Management
6 4 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 4 (16.67%) Process Management
6 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 3 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.33%) Information Assurance
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (8.33%) SABSA
8 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CISSP
2 2 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (8.33%) CISM
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) ISO 9001
1 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) SLA
3 2 (8.33%) GDPR
3 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Remedy
2 3 (12.50%) Cognos