The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FactSet products and/or services 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 FactSet over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FactSet
Rank 284 307 313
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +6
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 20 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.057% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.13% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 2
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -17.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - -
FactSet
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4893 4796 5222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.34% 45.58% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4288 4169 4646
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

FactSet
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

FactSet Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FactSet
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

FactSet Salary Trend in the City of London

FactSet
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FactSet across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

FactSet Salary Histogram in the City of London

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing FactSet 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 FactSet.

1 22 (88.00%) Finance
2 15 (60.00%) Reuters
3 13 (52.00%) Citrix
3 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (52.00%) Blackberry
3 13 (52.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) MCSE
3 13 (52.00%) MCSA
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco
3 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (52.00%) VMware
3 13 (52.00%) Wyse
3 13 (52.00%) Xen
3 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
3 13 (52.00%) XenApp
4 10 (40.00%) Equities
5 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
7 6 (24.00%) C
7 6 (24.00%) SunGard
7 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (24.00%) StatPro
7 6 (24.00%) BI-SAM
7 6 (24.00%) SimCorp
7 6 (24.00%) Derivative
7 6 (24.00%) Advent
7 6 (24.00%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing FactSet 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 FactSet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (52.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 22 (88.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Front Office
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Desktop Support
1 13 (52.00%) Support Engineer
1 13 (52.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 13 (52.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Performance Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Market Data Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Data Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Blackberry
2 10 (40.00%) Equities
3 6 (24.00%) Derivative
3 6 (24.00%) Reference Data
3 6 (24.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Data Management
1 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Investment Management
2 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) C
3 3 (12.00%) VBScript
3 3 (12.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) MCSE
1 13 (52.00%) MCSA
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (52.00%) Xen
1 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
1 13 (52.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Reuters
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 13 (52.00%) Citrix
2 13 (52.00%) Wyse
2 13 (52.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) SimCorp
3 6 (24.00%) Advent
3 6 (24.00%) BI-SAM
3 6 (24.00%) SunGard
3 6 (24.00%) StatPro
4 5 (20.00%) Bloomberg
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) Sophis
6 2 (8.00%) Charles River