Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in Runcorn. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 6 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 6 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 8.57% 20.63% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.75% 43.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Runcorn median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
Cheshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -

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 Runcorn with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Runcorn
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 45.71% 47.62% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 15
Runcorn median annual salary £42,500 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.92% -3.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £17,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,625 £54,500 £44,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -3.85%

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in Runcorn

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in Runcorn

Smart Meter
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter in Runcorn over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Runcorn region with a requirement for Smart Meter.

1 3 (50.00%) Security Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) SAML
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) OpenID
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) REST

Smart Meter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Security
3 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) OAT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) OAT Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Test Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) OAuth
1 1 (16.67%) OpenID
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SAML
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Security Management
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Tech Ops
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP ALM
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) HP