Period
to 21 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Energy
England > North West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 323 349 -
Rank change year-on-year +26 - -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Energy 32 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.20% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 0
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -21.74% -

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 4,529 5,510 4,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 37.33% 41.89% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,576 4,360 4,055
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 August 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 August 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 +10 15 £38,000 -15.56% 2
Cheshire +4 12 £52,500 -10.64% 6
Manchester +29 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Smart Energy
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 27 (84.38%) Smart Meter
2 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Information Security
3 10 (31.25%) ISO 9001
3 10 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (28.13%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (21.88%) Information Security Management
6 7 (21.88%) Security Management
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (21.88%) CISSP
6 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
7 6 (18.75%) Retail
8 5 (15.63%) CISM
8 5 (15.63%) Quality Management
8 5 (15.63%) Process Management
8 5 (15.63%) pSOS
8 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
8 5 (15.63%) ITIL
8 5 (15.63%) PMO
8 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (15.63%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (15.63%) QMS

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 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
1 2 (6.25%) ZigBee
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) FTP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) SMTP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Retail
3 4 (12.50%) Billing
4 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) PMO Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Quality Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Information Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL Problem Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Problem Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Product Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Head of Engineering
6 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Knowledge Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (84.38%) Smart Meter
2 9 (28.13%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.38%) PKI
6 2 (6.25%) CESG
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
6 2 (6.25%) Smart Home
6 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
7 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) pSOS
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Information Security
2 7 (21.88%) Information Security Management
2 7 (21.88%) Security Management
3 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (15.63%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (15.63%) Process Management
4 5 (15.63%) QMS
4 5 (15.63%) Quality Management
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) CISSP
2 5 (15.63%) CISM
3 3 (9.38%) CISA
4 2 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (6.25%) ISEB
4 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (3.13%) CCSP
5 1 (3.13%) CEH
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) ISSAP
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) ISO 9001
1 10 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.63%) PMO
3 2 (6.25%) GDPR
3 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Remedy
2 2 (6.25%) BMC
2 2 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) SmartCo