Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for RFID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RFID over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 515 539 633
Rank change year-on-year +24 +94 +6
Permanent jobs citing RFID 21 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.069% 0.035% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 34
South East median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +2.86%
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.70%

RFID is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,251 6,831 8,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.14% 21.55% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4,123 5,418 6,683
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,141
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.95% +10.35%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

RFID
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RFID as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for RFID in the South East

RFID
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RFID in the South East.

Salary trend for RFID in the South East

RFID
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RFID in the South East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for RFID in the South East

RFID
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RFID within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley +37 18 £52,500 +110.00% 2
Berkshire - 10 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £60,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -22 1 £25,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
RFID
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing RFID 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 South East region with a requirement for RFID.

1 19 (90.48%) Mobile Computing
2 17 (80.95%) WAN
2 17 (80.95%) LAN
3 15 (71.43%) Android
4 13 (61.90%) SDLC
5 12 (57.14%) Apple iOS
5 12 (57.14%) Retail
5 12 (57.14%) WLAN
5 12 (57.14%) Windows
6 11 (52.38%) Unix
6 11 (52.38%) Windows Mobile
6 11 (52.38%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (47.62%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (38.10%) Degree
9 7 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (28.57%) Presales
10 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
11 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (23.81%) SQL
11 5 (23.81%) C#
11 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
11 5 (23.81%) Ivanti
11 5 (23.81%) AirWatch
12 4 (19.05%) SOTI
12 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
12 4 (19.05%) C++
12 4 (19.05%) Linux
13 3 (14.29%) Wireless
14 2 (9.52%) Android Development
14 2 (9.52%) Logistics

RFID
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) LAN
1 17 (80.95%) WAN
2 12 (57.14%) WLAN
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) Intranet
General
1 12 (57.14%) Retail
2 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Software Integration Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Graduate
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Android Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (90.48%) Mobile Computing
2 11 (52.38%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) EPoS
4 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Android
2 12 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) Unix
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) SDLC
2 10 (47.62%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (28.57%) Presales
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Android Development
6 2 (9.52%) Logistics
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C#
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Ivanti
2 4 (19.05%) SOTI