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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 274 320 312
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -8
Permanent jobs citing GIS 32 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 10
Average salary £46,250 £85,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.58% +117.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,250 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £145,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
4571 5524 5336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.92% 46.62% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3939 4712 4842
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 £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £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 19 December 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 December 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 25 (40.32%) Degree
2 22 (35.48%) Windows
2 22 (35.48%) ITIL
3 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
3 19 (30.65%) SQL
4 18 (29.03%) Security Cleared
4 18 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (24.19%) DV Cleared
5 15 (24.19%) Citrix
6 14 (22.58%) VMware
7 13 (20.97%) Oracle
7 13 (20.97%) Migration
7 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (20.97%) C
8 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (19.35%) Data Migration
8 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
9 11 (17.74%) vSphere
9 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
9 11 (17.74%) MS Exchange
9 11 (17.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (17.74%) LAN
9 11 (17.74%) WAN
9 11 (17.74%) DHCP
9 11 (17.74%) DNS
9 11 (17.74%) SAN
9 11 (17.74%) MCSE
9 11 (17.74%) MCSA
9 11 (17.74%) CCNP

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
1 11 (17.74%) MS Exchange
1 11 (17.74%) SharePoint 2010
1 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.84%) SAS
3 2 (3.23%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.23%) Smallworld
3 2 (3.23%) Documentum
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) SPSS
3 2 (3.23%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) LAN
1 11 (17.74%) WAN
1 11 (17.74%) DHCP
1 11 (17.74%) DNS
1 11 (17.74%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) RTCP
2 1 (1.61%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.84%) Big Data
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) WinRunner
1 4 (6.45%) TestDirector
1 4 (6.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (6.45%) LoadRunner
1 4 (6.45%) JMeter
1 4 (6.45%) SilkPerformer
1 4 (6.45%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (6.45%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Legal
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) Architect
4 6 (9.68%) Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Migration Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Data Migration Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Transition Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Systems Test Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Test Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) Web Services
2 4 (6.45%) Ajax
3 2 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (1.61%) J2EE
4 1 (1.61%) JSP
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.61%) XML
4 1 (1.61%) J2ME
4 1 (1.61%) EDI
4 1 (1.61%) WAP
4 1 (1.61%) SyncML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 7 (11.29%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.06%) Statistics
4 5 (8.06%) Open Source
5 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.61%) User Experience
7 1 (1.61%) iPhone
7 1 (1.61%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (16.13%) UNIX
4 5 (8.06%) Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) ITIL
2 13 (20.97%) Migration
3 12 (19.35%) Data Migration
4 11 (17.74%) PRINCE
5 10 (16.13%) Test Scripting
6 7 (11.29%) ETL
7 6 (9.68%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (8.06%) Business Development
8 5 (8.06%) Network Design
9 4 (6.45%) Validation
9 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.45%) CMMI
9 4 (6.45%) Use Case
9 4 (6.45%) Performance Testing
9 4 (6.45%) Test Strategy
9 4 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (6.45%) Test Planning
10 3 (4.84%) Analytics
10 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) SQL
2 13 (20.97%) C
3 5 (8.06%) Python
3 5 (8.06%) R
4 4 (6.45%) C#
4 4 (6.45%) Java
5 3 (4.84%) C++
5 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.84%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.23%) VB
6 2 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) Degree
2 18 (29.03%) Security Cleared
3 15 (24.19%) DV Cleared
4 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (17.74%) MCSE
5 11 (17.74%) MCSA
5 11 (17.74%) CCNP
5 11 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
7 6 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (8.06%) ISTQB
9 4 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (6.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) JSP 440
2 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.74%) vSphere
3 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) Citrix
3 14 (22.58%) VMware
4 13 (20.97%) Oracle
5 11 (17.74%) Cisco
5 11 (17.74%) Juniper
5 11 (17.74%) EMC
6 8 (12.90%) HP
7 5 (8.06%) Mapinfo
8 4 (6.45%) Siebel
8 4 (6.45%) ESRI
9 2 (3.23%) Omniture
9 2 (3.23%) Google
9 2 (3.23%) Unica
9 2 (3.23%) Tableau
10 1 (1.61%) Lumension
10 1 (1.61%) SAP
10 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.61%) Sophos
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