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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Metering
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 377 412 456
Rank change year-on-year +35 +44  
Permanent jobs citing Smart Meter 17 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.13% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.33% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 5
Median salary £51,500 £53,750 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.18% -36.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33%  

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 5375 7292 8253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 36.84% 39.64% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 6036 6436
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
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
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smart Meter in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 22 June 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
Hampshire +32 11 £62,500 -21.87% 1
Berkshire +26 3 £40,000 - 3
Surrey +37 2 £55,750 -3.04% 3
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Smart Meter
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 14 (45.16%) Telecoms
2 9 (29.03%) HP
2 9 (29.03%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
3 8 (25.81%) 4G
4 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
4 7 (22.58%) Wireless
4 7 (22.58%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) ITIL
4 7 (22.58%) Windows
4 7 (22.58%) Linux
4 7 (22.58%) Functional Testing
4 7 (22.58%) 802.1X
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL V3
5 6 (19.35%) RHCSA
5 6 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
5 6 (19.35%) DevOps
5 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
5 6 (19.35%) CCNA
5 6 (19.35%) C
5 6 (19.35%) C++
5 6 (19.35%) Python
5 6 (19.35%) Change Management
5 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
5 6 (19.35%) RHCE
5 6 (19.35%) CISSP
5 6 (19.35%) VMware
5 6 (19.35%) Ruby

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:

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Primavera
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) 4G
2 7 (22.58%) Wireless
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) BGP
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.23%) DAB
4 1 (3.23%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) GPRS
4 1 (3.23%) GSM
4 1 (3.23%) HTTP
4 1 (3.23%) IPsec
4 1 (3.23%) IPv6
4 1 (3.23%) MPLS
4 1 (3.23%) OSPF
4 1 (3.23%) SSL
4 1 (3.23%) UMTS
4 1 (3.23%) VLAN
4 1 (3.23%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
1 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) MS Access
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (45.16%) Telecoms
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Test Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Network Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Smart Metering Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) UAT Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Report Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Contracts Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (3.23%) IT Programme Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) Sales Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.45%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) CGI
3 1 (3.23%) WAP
3 1 (3.23%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.23%) Handset
1 1 (3.23%) Internet of Things
1 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.23%) Smart City
1 1 (3.23%) Smart Home
1 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Functional Testing
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Change Management
2 6 (19.35%) DevOps
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL V3
2 6 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Defect Management
5 2 (6.45%) OpenUP
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Service Management
5 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.45%) Test Management
5 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
3 6 (19.35%) C
3 6 (19.35%) C++
3 6 (19.35%) Python
3 6 (19.35%) Ruby
4 3 (9.68%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) CCNA
3 6 (19.35%) CISSP
3 6 (19.35%) RHCE
3 6 (19.35%) RHCSA
4 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
5 2 (6.45%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) CCNP
6 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.23%) HND
6 1 (3.23%) ISEB
6 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.45%) PMO
3 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) HP
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Arqiva
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Ericsson
4 2 (6.45%) Nokia
5 1 (3.23%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) Facebook
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Remedy
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
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