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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FactSet
Rank 294 322 327
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +5
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 10 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.096% 0.13% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.29% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 4
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £72,500 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary - - -
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
4919 5840 5530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.09% 46.28% 46.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4167 5051 4788
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 28 (90.32%) Finance
2 26 (83.87%) Reuters
3 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (61.29%) Blackberry
3 19 (61.29%) Windows
3 19 (61.29%) Cisco
3 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
3 19 (61.29%) VMware
3 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (58.06%) Hyper-V
4 18 (58.06%) XenApp
4 18 (58.06%) Wyse
4 18 (58.06%) Xen
4 18 (58.06%) MCSE
4 18 (58.06%) MCSA
4 18 (58.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 18 (58.06%) Citrix
5 11 (35.48%) Bloomberg
6 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
6 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
6 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
7 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.13%) .NET
8 5 (16.13%) C#
8 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Equities
8 5 (16.13%) Asset Management

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 18 (58.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) VLAN
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
General
1 28 (90.32%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Front Office
3 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Support Engineer
1 18 (58.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 18 (58.06%) Desktop Engineer
1 18 (58.06%) Desktop Support
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.45%) Data Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Market Data Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Server Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Server Support
6 1 (3.23%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Blackberry
2 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.13%) Equities
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) UNIX
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
1 5 (16.13%) Time Management
2 1 (3.23%) Analytics
2 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (3.23%) Fund Management
2 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
2 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
2 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
2 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) VBScript
2 3 (9.68%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (58.06%) MCSE
2 18 (58.06%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
1 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (58.06%) Hyper-V
2 18 (58.06%) XenApp
2 18 (58.06%) Xen
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Reuters
2 19 (61.29%) Cisco
2 19 (61.29%) VMware
3 18 (58.06%) Wyse
3 18 (58.06%) Citrix
4 11 (35.48%) Bloomberg
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.68%) Sophis
7 2 (6.45%) Charles River
8 1 (3.23%) Mitel
8 1 (3.23%) SimCorp
8 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.23%) EMC