The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 293 323 310
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -13
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 3 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.009% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 0.25% 0.060% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £29,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +48.93%
Acrobat
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1224 1664 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.91% 14.18% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1345 1372
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Acrobat across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Acrobat
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Acrobat across the City of London region.

Acrobat Salary Trend in the City of London

Acrobat
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Acrobat across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Acrobat Salary Histogram in the City of London

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Acrobat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Acrobat.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) Lync
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Software Distribution
4 2 (33.33%) Mitel
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Acrobat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Acrobat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
1 2 (33.33%) Software Distribution
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MOS
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (16.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Mitel
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) AppSense