Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 16 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - -
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 7 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 8.43% 12.09% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.44% 19.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Runcorn median annual salary £46,250 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.00% - -
Cheshire median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year -11.54% - -

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 36 57 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 43.37% 62.64% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 18
Runcorn median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% -1.96%
10th Percentile £20,000 £25,000 £24,825
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £45,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Smart Meter in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Process Management
4 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) CISSP
4 3 (42.86%) Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Identification
5 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
5 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (14.29%) GIAC
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) SAML
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Google
6 1 (14.29%) PKI
6 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
6 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection

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 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) OAuth
1 1 (14.29%) OpenID
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SAML
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (42.86%) Process Management
3 3 (42.86%) Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Identification
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) GCIH
2 1 (14.29%) GIAC
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google