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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 307 290 302
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing GIS 7 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.30% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.63% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 13
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,600 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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
4274 5274 5063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.09% 47.15% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 4349 4480
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (27.03%) Degree
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) Citrix
4 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle
4 9 (24.32%) ITIL
4 9 (24.32%) VMware
4 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
4 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
5 8 (21.62%) Finance
5 8 (21.62%) UNIX
5 8 (21.62%) HP
6 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
7 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
7 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.22%) C
8 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
8 5 (13.51%) MCSE
8 5 (13.51%) MCSA
8 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
8 5 (13.51%) LAN
8 5 (13.51%) WAN
8 5 (13.51%) DHCP
8 5 (13.51%) DNS
8 5 (13.51%) Mapinfo
8 5 (13.51%) EMC
8 5 (13.51%) QuickTest Pro

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) SAS
4 2 (5.41%) Documentum
4 2 (5.41%) Smallworld
5 1 (2.70%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) SPSS
3 2 (5.41%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) LAN
1 5 (13.51%) WAN
1 5 (13.51%) DHCP
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
1 5 (13.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) QlikView
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (13.51%) LoadRunner
1 5 (13.51%) JMeter
1 5 (13.51%) SilkPerformer
1 5 (13.51%) WinRunner
1 5 (13.51%) Facilita Forecast
2 3 (8.11%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (8.11%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) French Language
4 1 (2.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Test Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Security Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Test Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Security Technical Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) GIS Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Test Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Ajax
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Open Source
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) UNIX
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL
1 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
2 5 (13.51%) Performance Testing
2 5 (13.51%) PRINCE
2 5 (13.51%) ETL
2 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
2 5 (13.51%) Workflow
3 4 (10.81%) Data Management
3 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.81%) Migration
3 4 (10.81%) Data Migration
3 4 (10.81%) Analytics
4 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
4 3 (8.11%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (8.11%) Use Case
4 3 (8.11%) Test Planning
4 3 (8.11%) Validation
4 3 (8.11%) CMMI
4 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) C
3 3 (8.11%) R
4 2 (5.41%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
3 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) MCSE
4 5 (13.51%) MCSA
4 5 (13.51%) CCNP
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
5 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (5.41%) HND
6 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) JSP 440
2 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.51%) vSphere
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Citrix
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) EMC
4 5 (13.51%) Siebel
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco
4 5 (13.51%) Juniper
4 5 (13.51%) Mapinfo
5 4 (10.81%) Tableau
6 2 (5.41%) Autodesk
6 2 (5.41%) Omniture
6 2 (5.41%) Google
6 2 (5.41%) Unica
7 1 (2.70%) ESRI
7 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.70%) SAP
7 1 (2.70%) Alteryx
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago