The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services 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 Reuters over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Reuters Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 258 266 255
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 78 61 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.51% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.14% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 52 47 70
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £77,000 £82,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £24,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+108.33% -18.64%
Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5702 5329 5978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.44% 44.71% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4786 4678 5427
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Reuters
London

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Reuters
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Reuters Salary Trend in the City of London

Reuters
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reuters across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Reuters Salary Histogram in the City of London

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 127 (92.70%) Bloomberg
2 92 (67.15%) Finance
3 43 (31.39%) Microsoft
4 40 (29.20%) Windows
4 40 (29.20%) Degree
5 31 (22.63%) MS Excel
5 31 (22.63%) Banking
6 30 (21.90%) RMDS
6 30 (21.90%) SQL
7 28 (20.44%) ITIL
7 28 (20.44%) Blackberry
8 27 (19.71%) Active Directory
9 24 (17.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 24 (17.52%) C#
10 22 (16.06%) MS Office
10 22 (16.06%) Windows 7
11 21 (15.33%) TCP/IP
12 20 (14.60%) UNIX
12 20 (14.60%) .NET
13 18 (13.14%) LAN
14 17 (12.41%) SQL Server
14 17 (12.41%) Front Office
14 17 (12.41%) Equities
14 17 (12.41%) Eikon
15 16 (11.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 16 (11.68%) Citrix
16 15 (10.95%) Project Management
16 15 (10.95%) Computer Science
17 14 (10.22%) TIBCO
17 14 (10.22%) Back Office

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Reuters 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 Reuters. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (11.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (8.76%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.92%) Lync
5 3 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.46%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.73%) MTS
7 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (22.63%) MS Excel
2 22 (16.06%) MS Office
3 5 (3.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (21.90%) RMDS
2 17 (12.41%) Eikon
3 12 (8.76%) 3000 Xtra
4 11 (8.03%) Summit
5 10 (7.30%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 10 (7.30%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.73%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.73%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.73%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.33%) TCP/IP
2 18 (13.14%) LAN
3 14 (10.22%) WAN
4 13 (9.49%) DNS
5 11 (8.03%) Multicast
6 10 (7.30%) SSL
7 9 (6.57%) VPN
8 7 (5.11%) Network Security
9 5 (3.65%) IP Telephony
10 4 (2.92%) DHCP
11 3 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.46%) VoIP
13 1 (0.73%) NAS
13 1 (0.73%) Cisco IPT
13 1 (0.73%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (0.73%) OSPF
13 1 (0.73%) BGP
13 1 (0.73%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.41%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.49%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (6.57%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.65%) DTS
5 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.46%) KDB
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.19%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.73%) JIRA
3 1 (0.73%) Yeoman
General
1 92 (67.15%) Finance
2 31 (22.63%) Banking
3 17 (12.41%) Front Office
4 14 (10.22%) Back Office
5 13 (9.49%) Financial Institution
6 11 (8.03%) Publishing
7 10 (7.30%) Law
8 5 (3.65%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.73%) Advertising
9 1 (0.73%) Marketing
9 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (27.01%) Analyst
2 32 (23.36%) Support Analyst
3 28 (20.44%) Desktop Support
4 25 (18.25%) Developer
5 12 (8.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 12 (8.76%) Desktop Analyst
6 11 (8.03%) Technical Manager
6 11 (8.03%) Market Data Engineer
7 10 (7.30%) Account Manager
7 10 (7.30%) Technical Account Manager
8 8 (5.84%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.84%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (5.11%) Service Analyst
9 7 (5.11%) Market Risk Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Junior
10 6 (4.38%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.60%) .NET
2 12 (8.76%) Middleware
3 7 (5.11%) Spring
3 7 (5.11%) JSP
3 7 (5.11%) Servlets
4 6 (4.38%) Rendezvous
5 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.92%) Web Services
5 4 (2.92%) XML
5 4 (2.92%) LINQ
5 4 (2.92%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.46%) WPF
6 2 (1.46%) Java EE
7 1 (0.73%) WinForms
7 1 (0.73%) Ajax
7 1 (0.73%) WCF
7 1 (0.73%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.44%) Blackberry
2 24 (17.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (12.41%) Equities
4 15 (10.95%) Computer Science
5 12 (8.76%) Mathematics
5 12 (8.76%) Market Risk
6 9 (6.57%) Fixed Income
7 5 (3.65%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.92%) Derivative
9 3 (2.19%) PDA
9 3 (2.19%) iPhone
9 3 (2.19%) iPad
9 3 (2.19%) Fat Client
9 3 (2.19%) Thin Client
9 3 (2.19%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.46%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.46%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.46%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 40 (29.20%) Windows
2 22 (16.06%) Windows 7
3 20 (14.60%) UNIX
4 14 (10.22%) Windows XP
5 10 (7.30%) Linux
6 5 (3.65%) Solaris
7 3 (2.19%) Android
7 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.19%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.46%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.73%) CentOS
9 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.73%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.44%) ITIL
2 15 (10.95%) Project Management
3 14 (10.22%) OO
4 12 (8.76%) OOP
5 10 (7.30%) Service Delivery
5 10 (7.30%) Asset Management
5 10 (7.30%) Data Analysis
6 9 (6.57%) Risk Management
7 7 (5.11%) Problem Management
7 7 (5.11%) Multithreading
7 7 (5.11%) Low Latency
7 7 (5.11%) Analytics
8 6 (4.38%) Change Control
8 6 (4.38%) Change Management
9 5 (3.65%) Workflow
9 5 (3.65%) Business Analysis
9 5 (3.65%) Investment Management
9 5 (3.65%) Time Management
9 5 (3.65%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.90%) SQL
2 24 (17.52%) C#
3 14 (10.22%) Java
3 14 (10.22%) VBA
4 6 (4.38%) Shell Script
4 6 (4.38%) Perl
5 4 (2.92%) Python
5 4 (2.92%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.19%) C++
7 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.73%) C++/CLI
7 1 (0.73%) VC++
7 1 (0.73%) C
7 1 (0.73%) VB
7 1 (0.73%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 40 (29.20%) Degree
2 11 (8.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.38%) CCNA
3 6 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.65%) MCITP
5 4 (2.92%) MCDST
6 3 (2.19%) MCSA
6 3 (2.19%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.46%) MCSE
7 2 (1.46%) MCP
8 1 (0.73%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (19.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.92%) XenApp
3 3 (2.19%) vSphere
4 2 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.46%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) SCCM
2 5 (3.65%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.73%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.73%) WSUS
4 1 (0.73%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.73%) Puppet
4 1 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 127 (92.70%) Bloomberg
2 43 (31.39%) Microsoft
3 16 (11.68%) Citrix
4 14 (10.22%) TIBCO
5 11 (8.03%) Murex
6 10 (7.30%) SunGard
6 10 (7.30%) Misys
6 10 (7.30%) ION Trading
7 9 (6.57%) Fidessa
7 9 (6.57%) Cisco
8 8 (5.84%) Sybase
8 8 (5.84%) Oracle
9 5 (3.65%) Tradeweb
9 5 (3.65%) IBM
9 5 (3.65%) FactSet
10 4 (2.92%) CQG
10 4 (2.92%) HP
10 4 (2.92%) Dell
10 4 (2.92%) Avaya
10 4 (2.92%) Apple
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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JM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £99000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago