The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IDOL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP IDOL
UK
Rank 863 931 944
Rank change year-on-year +68 +13  
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 2 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.008% 0.032% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 9
Median salary £56,250 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.42% +5.62%  

IDOL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 25744 31729 32822
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.69% 31.01% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21809 26977 27810
Median salary £48,655 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.69% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

IDOL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing IDOL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for IDOL in the UK

IDOL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IDOL in the UK

IDOL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IDOL over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IDOL in the UK

IDOL
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IDOL within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +100 2 £56,250 +12.50%
London +62 1 £65,000 +23.80%
North West - 1 £47,500 -
Manchester - 1 £47,500 -

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing IDOL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IDOL.

1 8 (80.00%) iManage
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) Document Management
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (30.00%) SCCM
5 3 (30.00%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (30.00%) Visualfiles
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Law
5 3 (30.00%) Legal
5 3 (30.00%) Validation
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (30.00%) IT Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) CMS
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) Reuters
6 2 (20.00%) Java

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (30.00%) Visualfiles
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Law
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Munin
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) iManage
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Reuters
4 1 (10.00%) ESRI
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) VMware