The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters
Rank 238 269 230
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -39
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 79 52 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.46% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 1.00% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 62 48 68
Average salary £42,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+34.32% +11.66%
Reuters
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5035 5183 5210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.16% 45.88% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4301 4440 4613
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 March 2015.

Reuters Salary Histogram in the City of London

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

1 108 (75.00%) Bloomberg
2 99 (68.75%) Finance
3 83 (57.64%) Windows
4 82 (56.94%) Microsoft
5 73 (50.69%) Blackberry
6 66 (45.83%) Active Directory
7 59 (40.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 54 (37.50%) MS Office
9 52 (36.11%) Citrix
10 48 (33.33%) Windows 7
11 47 (32.64%) ITIL
11 47 (32.64%) MS Excel
12 32 (22.22%) VMware
12 32 (22.22%) Banking
13 25 (17.36%) Degree
14 24 (16.67%) FactSet
15 23 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (15.97%) XenApp
16 22 (15.28%) MS Exchange
17 21 (14.58%) Avaya
17 21 (14.58%) Linux
18 20 (13.89%) Front Office
18 20 (13.89%) MCSE
18 20 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (13.89%) Network Security
19 19 (13.19%) Xen
19 19 (13.19%) Cisco
19 19 (13.19%) SQL Server
19 19 (13.19%) SQL
20 18 (12.50%) Wyse

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 59 (40.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 22 (15.28%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.78%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.39%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.69%) MTS
6 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.69%) Lync
6 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 54 (37.50%) MS Office
2 47 (32.64%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.86%) RMDS
1 7 (4.86%) Eikon
2 4 (2.78%) 3000 Xtra
3 2 (1.39%) Front Arena
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.89%) Network Security
2 14 (9.72%) IP Telephony
3 11 (7.64%) LAN
3 11 (7.64%) WAN
4 8 (5.56%) VPN
5 6 (4.17%) Firewall
6 4 (2.78%) Multicast
6 4 (2.78%) DNS
6 4 (2.78%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.39%) ADSL
7 2 (1.39%) DHCP
7 2 (1.39%) Internet
7 2 (1.39%) Extranet
8 1 (0.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (5.56%) KDB
2 8 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 8 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.78%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.69%) MSI
3 1 (0.69%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.69%) JMeter
3 1 (0.69%) Subversion
3 1 (0.69%) JIRA
3 1 (0.69%) Selenium
3 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
General
1 99 (68.75%) Finance
2 32 (22.22%) Banking
3 20 (13.89%) Front Office
4 14 (9.72%) Investment Banking
5 10 (6.94%) Back Office
6 2 (1.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 77 (53.47%) Analyst
2 38 (26.39%) Support Analyst
2 38 (26.39%) Desktop Support
3 32 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 32 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 22 (15.28%) 2nd Line Support
5 21 (14.58%) Support Engineer
6 19 (13.19%) Desktop Engineer
6 19 (13.19%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 15 (10.42%) Desktop Analyst
8 13 (9.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 13 (9.03%) Technical Support
9 12 (8.33%) Developer
10 11 (7.64%) Applications Support
11 10 (6.94%) Technical Analyst
12 8 (5.56%) Credit Analyst
12 8 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
13 7 (4.86%) Technical Support Analyst
14 4 (2.78%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
14 4 (2.78%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.56%) Rendezvous
2 7 (4.86%) .NET
3 2 (1.39%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.39%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.69%) RESTful
4 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 73 (50.69%) Blackberry
2 14 (9.72%) Hedge funds
3 12 (8.33%) Fixed Income
3 12 (8.33%) Thin Client
3 12 (8.33%) Fat Client
4 10 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.25%) Derivative
6 8 (5.56%) Equities
7 7 (4.86%) iPhone
8 4 (2.78%) iPad
9 3 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.69%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.69%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 83 (57.64%) Windows
2 48 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 21 (14.58%) Linux
4 11 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.56%) UNIX
6 7 (4.86%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (3.47%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.47%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.64%) ITIL
2 11 (7.64%) Asset Management
3 10 (6.94%) DNA
4 7 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (3.47%) ETL
6 5 (3.47%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (2.78%) System Testing
7 4 (2.78%) Time Management
7 4 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 4 (2.78%) ITIL V3
7 4 (2.78%) Workflow
7 4 (2.78%) Migration
7 4 (2.78%) Unit Testing
8 3 (2.08%) Project Management
8 3 (2.08%) Security Management
8 3 (2.08%) Analytics
8 3 (2.08%) Test Planning
8 3 (2.08%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.39%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.19%) SQL
2 17 (11.81%) Perl
3 14 (9.72%) Java
3 14 (9.72%) C#
4 13 (9.03%) Shell Script
5 12 (8.33%) Python
6 5 (3.47%) Korn
6 5 (3.47%) VBA
6 5 (3.47%) C++
6 5 (3.47%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.78%) C-shell
8 3 (2.08%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.39%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.69%) Ruby
10 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.69%) VBScript
10 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (17.36%) Degree
2 20 (13.89%) MCSE
2 20 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (12.50%) MCSA
4 7 (4.86%) MCP
5 5 (3.47%) MOS
6 3 (2.08%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 66 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 23 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (15.97%) XenApp
3 19 (13.19%) Xen
4 18 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.69%) XenServer
6 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.86%) SCCM
2 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.69%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 108 (75.00%) Bloomberg
2 82 (56.94%) Microsoft
3 52 (36.11%) Citrix
4 32 (22.22%) VMware
5 24 (16.67%) FactSet
6 21 (14.58%) Avaya
7 19 (13.19%) Cisco
8 18 (12.50%) Wyse
9 17 (11.81%) Fidessa
10 9 (6.25%) Tradeweb
11 8 (5.56%) TIBCO
11 8 (5.56%) Sybase
12 6 (4.17%) Oracle
12 6 (4.17%) F5
13 4 (2.78%) AppSense
13 4 (2.78%) Sophos
14 3 (2.08%) Splunk
14 3 (2.08%) MarketAxess
14 3 (2.08%) NetApp
14 3 (2.08%) EMC
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Loads of benefits/bonuses etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 6 days ago