The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart Meter in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Meter over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 378 370 442
Rank change year-on-year -8 +72  
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 16 87 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 1.12% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 74 18
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -21.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -30.43% +15.00%  

Smart Meter is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5181 7800 7613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.52% 39.84% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4203 6444 5968
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smart Meter
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Smart Meter as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Meter in the South East

Smart Meter
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Smart Meter in the South East

Smart Meter
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 Smart Meter within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -23 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Hampshire +20 6 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Surrey +39 2 - - 1
Smart Meter
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Smart Meter 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 Smart Meter.

1 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (32.00%) Wireless
3 6 (24.00%) 4G
3 6 (24.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (24.00%) 802.1X
3 6 (24.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) Finance
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.00%) SAP
5 4 (16.00%) ERP
5 4 (16.00%) SAP BW
5 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) User Stories
6 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (12.00%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) CGI
6 3 (12.00%) CRM
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (8.00%) Unix
7 2 (8.00%) Windows
7 2 (8.00%) JBoss
7 2 (8.00%) JUnit
7 2 (8.00%) Java
7 2 (8.00%) SQL

Smart Meter
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (12.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (4.00%) Primavera
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Wireless
2 6 (24.00%) 4G
3 1 (4.00%) ICMP
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
3 1 (4.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Network Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Smart Metering Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Manual Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Tester
4 3 (12.00%) UAT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Database Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Report Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (12.00%) CGI
3 2 (8.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Digital TV
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Social Media
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Functional Testing
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.00%) ERP
3 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.00%) CRM
4 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (12.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.00%) User Stories
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Use Case
6 1 (4.00%) Case Management
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) CISA
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) HP
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Arqiva
4 1 (4.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Nokia
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
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Executive Resource Group
Posted: 5 days ago
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Centrica
Salary: £100,000 - including bonus
Posted: 22 days ago