The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS 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 GIS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 290 315 330
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +15
Permanent jobs citing GIS 30 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.093% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 5
Average salary £53,500 £26,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+105.76% -50.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,600 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £50,200 £76,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
GIS
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
5027 5522 6065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.65% 46.70% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4137 4818 5547
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

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

GIS Salary Trend in the City of London

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Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

GIS Salary Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 26 (53.06%) Degree
2 22 (44.90%) SQL
3 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (24.49%) ITIL
4 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
5 11 (22.45%) Statistics
5 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
6 10 (20.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
6 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
6 10 (20.41%) Windows
6 10 (20.41%) Python
6 10 (20.41%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
7 9 (18.37%) Java
8 8 (16.33%) Finance
8 8 (16.33%) Migration
8 8 (16.33%) DV Cleared
8 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
9 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
9 7 (14.29%) C
9 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (12.24%) Juniper
10 6 (12.24%) SAN
10 6 (12.24%) EMC
10 6 (12.24%) Citrix
10 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (12.24%) CCNP
10 6 (12.24%) DHCP

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
1 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.20%) Node.js
3 4 (8.16%) ArcGIS
4 2 (4.08%) SAS
5 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) SPSS
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) LAN
1 6 (12.24%) WAN
1 6 (12.24%) DHCP
1 6 (12.24%) DNS
1 6 (12.24%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) RTCP
2 1 (2.04%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
2 10 (20.41%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.12%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.12%) Big Data
5 1 (2.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Selenium
1 4 (8.16%) Grunt
2 1 (2.04%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Excel Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Transition Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Quantitative Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Data Centre Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Data Migration Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Service Transition Manager
9 1 (2.04%) Solutions Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Lead Architect
9 1 (2.04%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) HTML
1 4 (8.16%) CSS
1 4 (8.16%) SOAP
1 4 (8.16%) Web Services
1 4 (8.16%) Django
1 4 (8.16%) YUI
1 4 (8.16%) jQuery
1 4 (8.16%) YAML
1 4 (8.16%) Backbone.js
1 4 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.04%) Akka
2 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.04%) J2ME
2 1 (2.04%) EDI
2 1 (2.04%) WAP
2 1 (2.04%) SyncML
2 1 (2.04%) JSP
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
3 11 (22.45%) Statistics
4 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
4 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.08%) Open Source
7 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) UNIX
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (16.33%) Migration
4 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 6 (12.24%) PRINCE
5 6 (12.24%) Project Management
6 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.20%) Analytics
7 4 (8.16%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (8.16%) Network Design
7 4 (8.16%) ITSM
7 4 (8.16%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.12%) OOP
8 3 (6.12%) OO
8 3 (6.12%) Business Development
9 2 (4.08%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) Python
3 9 (18.37%) Java
4 7 (14.29%) C
5 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.20%) C#
6 5 (10.20%) R
7 4 (8.16%) VBA
8 3 (6.12%) C++
8 3 (6.12%) MATLAB
8 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.04%) Scala
9 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (53.06%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) DV Cleared
2 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (12.24%) MCSE
4 6 (12.24%) MCSA
4 6 (12.24%) CCNP
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
6 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) EMC
2 6 (12.24%) Citrix
2 6 (12.24%) Juniper
2 6 (12.24%) VMware
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco
3 5 (10.20%) ESRI
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) BT
6 1 (2.04%) Google
6 1 (2.04%) Lumension
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Mapinfo
6 1 (2.04%) Sophos
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £52000 - £67000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £65500 - £75000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago