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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 288 315 317
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +2
Permanent jobs citing GIS 30 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.082% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 9
Average salary £53,500 £27,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.14% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £26,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £61,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
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
4793 5811 6052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.19% 47.71% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4047 5042 5549
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 £34,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 24 (50.00%) Degree
2 17 (35.42%) ITIL
3 16 (33.33%) SQL
4 15 (31.25%) Windows
5 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
7 12 (25.00%) DV Cleared
7 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 11 (22.92%) Mathematics
8 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
8 11 (22.92%) Migration
9 10 (20.83%) C
9 10 (20.83%) Data Migration
10 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
10 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
10 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (18.75%) Statistics
11 8 (16.67%) VMware
11 8 (16.67%) Juniper
11 8 (16.67%) SAN
11 8 (16.67%) PRINCE
11 8 (16.67%) EMC
11 8 (16.67%) Citrix
11 8 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (16.67%) CCNP
11 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 8 (16.67%) LAN
11 8 (16.67%) WAN
11 8 (16.67%) DHCP

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (6.25%) ArcGIS
3 2 (4.17%) Documentum
4 1 (2.08%) Smallworld
4 1 (2.08%) SAS
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
4 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) SAN
1 8 (16.67%) LAN
1 8 (16.67%) WAN
1 8 (16.67%) DHCP
1 8 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) RTCP
2 1 (2.08%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.25%) Big Data
4 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.08%) MS Access
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.08%) Selenium
1 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Migration Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Data Migration Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Excel Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Transition Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Data Centre Architect
7 2 (4.17%) GIS Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Quantitative Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Principle Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) JSP
2 1 (2.08%) J2EE
2 1 (2.08%) EDI
2 1 (2.08%) J2ME
2 1 (2.08%) WAP
2 1 (2.08%) SyncML
2 1 (2.08%) Akka
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.92%) Mathematics
2 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
3 9 (18.75%) Statistics
4 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.08%) iPhone
5 1 (2.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.42%) UNIX
4 2 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) ITIL
2 11 (22.92%) Migration
3 10 (20.83%) Data Migration
4 8 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (12.50%) ETL
6 5 (10.42%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (8.33%) Business Development
7 4 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) Network Design
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) ITSM
8 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.25%) OOP
8 3 (6.25%) OO
8 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.17%) ERD
9 2 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) C
3 5 (10.42%) Java
3 5 (10.42%) Python
4 4 (8.33%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) VBA
5 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.25%) C++
5 3 (6.25%) MATLAB
5 3 (6.25%) R
6 1 (2.08%) VB
6 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Degree
2 12 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (16.67%) CCNP
4 8 (16.67%) MCSE
4 8 (16.67%) MCSA
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
9 1 (2.08%) HND
9 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) JSP 440
2 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) VMware
2 8 (16.67%) Juniper
2 8 (16.67%) EMC
2 8 (16.67%) Citrix
2 8 (16.67%) Cisco
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (10.42%) ESRI
4 2 (4.17%) Mapinfo
4 2 (4.17%) BT
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) Sophos
5 1 (2.08%) Lumension
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