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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 283 289 312
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Permanent jobs citing GIS 21 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.23% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.49% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 3
Average salary £46,250 £85,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.58% +220.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £45,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £145,000 £34,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
4203 4944 4914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.52% 46.99% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3592 4178 4418
Average salary £55,000 £56,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.08% +3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015, 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 22 (40.74%) ITIL
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Degree
3 18 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
5 16 (29.63%) Citrix
6 15 (27.78%) SQL
6 15 (27.78%) DV Cleared
7 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (25.93%) Oracle
7 14 (25.93%) VMware
8 13 (24.07%) Migration
8 13 (24.07%) C
8 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (22.22%) Data Migration
9 12 (22.22%) SharePoint
9 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (22.22%) Active Directory
10 11 (20.37%) CCNP
10 11 (20.37%) EMC
10 11 (20.37%) Cisco
10 11 (20.37%) LAN
10 11 (20.37%) WAN
10 11 (20.37%) DHCP
10 11 (20.37%) DNS
10 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (20.37%) Juniper
10 11 (20.37%) SAN
10 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
10 11 (20.37%) MCSE

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 12 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.37%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.70%) SAS
3 2 (3.70%) Documentum
3 2 (3.70%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.70%) Smallworld
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) SPSS
2 2 (3.70%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) LAN
1 11 (20.37%) WAN
1 11 (20.37%) DHCP
1 11 (20.37%) DNS
1 11 (20.37%) SAN
2 1 (1.85%) RTCP
2 1 (1.85%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.56%) Big Data
4 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Facilita Forecast
1 5 (9.26%) SilkPerformer
1 5 (9.26%) JMeter
1 5 (9.26%) WinRunner
1 5 (9.26%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (9.26%) LoadRunner
2 4 (7.41%) TestDirector
2 4 (7.41%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Legal
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Consultant
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Data Migration Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Test Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Test Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Test Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Transition Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Performance Test Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Performance Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Security Technical Architect
6 3 (5.56%) GIS Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Excel Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) Ajax
1 5 (9.26%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.85%) WAP
3 1 (1.85%) SyncML
3 1 (1.85%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) JSP
3 1 (1.85%) J2EE
3 1 (1.85%) J2ME
3 1 (1.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) iPhone
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.85%) Statistics
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (18.52%) UNIX
4 5 (9.26%) Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) ITIL
2 13 (24.07%) Migration
3 12 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 11 (20.37%) PRINCE
4 11 (20.37%) Test Scripting
5 7 (12.96%) ETL
6 6 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (9.26%) Performance Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.41%) Validation
8 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.41%) CMMI
8 4 (7.41%) Use Case
8 4 (7.41%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.41%) Test Planning
9 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.56%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.56%) Workflow
9 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) SQL
2 13 (24.07%) C
3 5 (9.26%) R
3 5 (9.26%) Python
4 4 (7.41%) C#
4 4 (7.41%) Java
5 3 (5.56%) MATLAB
5 3 (5.56%) C++
5 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.70%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Degree
2 18 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 15 (27.78%) DV Cleared
4 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (20.37%) CCNP
5 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (20.37%) MCSE
5 11 (20.37%) MCSA
6 10 (18.52%) SC Cleared
7 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (9.26%) ISTQB
9 4 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (7.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (3.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) JSP 440
2 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.37%) vSphere
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.63%) Citrix
3 14 (25.93%) Oracle
3 14 (25.93%) VMware
4 11 (20.37%) EMC
4 11 (20.37%) Cisco
4 11 (20.37%) Juniper
5 9 (16.67%) HP
6 5 (9.26%) Siebel
7 4 (7.41%) Mapinfo
7 4 (7.41%) ESRI
8 2 (3.70%) Omniture
8 2 (3.70%) Google
8 2 (3.70%) Unica
8 2 (3.70%) Tableau
9 1 (1.85%) Lumension
9 1 (1.85%) Sophos
9 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.85%) SAP
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