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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 238 264 242
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 82 62 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.52% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 1.17% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 52 44 91
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £86,750 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £47,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +55.73%
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
5331 5297 5793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.29% 44.79% 45.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4404 4639 5249
Average salary £53,000 £53,000 £53,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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.

1 142 (90.45%) Bloomberg
2 114 (72.61%) Finance
3 57 (36.31%) Windows
4 56 (35.67%) Microsoft
5 43 (27.39%) Blackberry
6 42 (26.75%) MS Excel
7 41 (26.11%) ITIL
8 37 (23.57%) Degree
9 36 (22.93%) SQL
10 34 (21.66%) Active Directory
10 34 (21.66%) Windows 7
11 33 (21.02%) Banking
12 31 (19.75%) MS Office
13 30 (19.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 30 (19.11%) RMDS
14 24 (15.29%) Eikon
15 23 (14.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 23 (14.65%) TCP/IP
16 22 (14.01%) Citrix
17 21 (13.38%) Front Office
17 21 (13.38%) DNS
18 19 (12.10%) MS Exchange
18 19 (12.10%) C#
19 18 (11.46%) Windows XP
19 18 (11.46%) LAN
20 17 (10.83%) .NET
20 17 (10.83%) SQL Server
20 17 (10.83%) UNIX
20 17 (10.83%) Equities
21 16 (10.19%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (19.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 19 (12.10%) MS Exchange
3 12 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.91%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.91%) Lync
8 2 (1.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (26.75%) MS Excel
2 31 (19.75%) MS Office
3 7 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (19.11%) RMDS
2 24 (15.29%) Eikon
3 14 (8.92%) 3000 Xtra
4 12 (7.64%) Summit
5 10 (6.37%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 10 (6.37%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.64%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.64%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.64%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.65%) TCP/IP
2 21 (13.38%) DNS
3 18 (11.46%) LAN
4 16 (10.19%) WAN
5 12 (7.64%) Multicast
6 11 (7.01%) DHCP
7 10 (6.37%) SSL
7 10 (6.37%) IP Telephony
7 10 (6.37%) Network Security
8 5 (3.18%) VPN
9 3 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.91%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.27%) SAN
11 1 (0.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.01%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.55%) DTS
5 2 (1.27%) KDB
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.64%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 114 (72.61%) Finance
2 33 (21.02%) Banking
3 21 (13.38%) Front Office
4 14 (8.92%) Back Office
5 12 (7.64%) Financial Institution
6 11 (7.01%) Publishing
7 10 (6.37%) Law
8 9 (5.73%) Investment Banking
9 5 (3.18%) Advertising
10 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (31.85%) Analyst
2 35 (22.29%) Support Analyst
3 30 (19.11%) Desktop Support
4 22 (14.01%) Developer
5 12 (7.64%) Service Analyst
5 12 (7.64%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (7.64%) Market Data Engineer
6 11 (7.01%) Technical Manager
6 11 (7.01%) Desktop Analyst
6 11 (7.01%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 10 (6.37%) Support Engineer
7 10 (6.37%) Account Manager
7 10 (6.37%) Technical Account Manager
8 8 (5.10%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (5.10%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.46%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (4.46%) Team Leader
9 7 (4.46%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (4.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.83%) .NET
2 12 (7.64%) Middleware
3 7 (4.46%) JSP
3 7 (4.46%) Servlets
3 7 (4.46%) Spring
4 6 (3.82%) Rendezvous
5 4 (2.55%) LINQ
5 4 (2.55%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (2.55%) Web Services
5 4 (2.55%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.91%) XML
7 2 (1.27%) JMS
7 2 (1.27%) Java EE
7 2 (1.27%) WPF
8 1 (0.64%) WCF
8 1 (0.64%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 43 (27.39%) Blackberry
2 23 (14.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (10.83%) Equities
4 16 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.37%) Mathematics
5 10 (6.37%) Computer Science
5 10 (6.37%) Market Risk
6 9 (5.73%) Fixed Income
7 8 (5.10%) Thin Client
7 8 (5.10%) Fat Client
8 5 (3.18%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.55%) iPad
9 4 (2.55%) iPhone
9 4 (2.55%) Derivative
9 4 (2.55%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.91%) PDA
10 3 (1.91%) SWIFT
11 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.27%) EqualLogic
11 2 (1.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 57 (36.31%) Windows
2 34 (21.66%) Windows 7
3 18 (11.46%) Windows XP
4 17 (10.83%) UNIX
5 15 (9.55%) Linux
6 10 (6.37%) Android
7 6 (3.82%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.82%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.18%) Solaris
9 4 (2.55%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.91%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.27%) CentOS
12 1 (0.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.11%) ITIL
2 12 (7.64%) OO
2 12 (7.64%) Project Management
3 10 (6.37%) OOP
3 10 (6.37%) Service Delivery
3 10 (6.37%) Change Management
3 10 (6.37%) Data Analysis
3 10 (6.37%) Low Latency
4 9 (5.73%) Asset Management
5 8 (5.10%) Electronic Trading
5 8 (5.10%) Risk Management
6 7 (4.46%) Problem Management
6 7 (4.46%) Multithreading
7 6 (3.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (3.82%) Investment Management
7 6 (3.82%) Workflow
8 5 (3.18%) Analytics
9 4 (2.55%) Change Control
9 4 (2.55%) Migration
9 4 (2.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.93%) SQL
2 19 (12.10%) C#
3 15 (9.55%) Java
4 13 (8.28%) VBA
5 7 (4.46%) Perl
6 5 (3.18%) Python
6 5 (3.18%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.18%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.55%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.55%) C++
8 1 (0.64%) VC++
8 1 (0.64%) VB
8 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.64%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.64%) C++/CLI
8 1 (0.64%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (23.57%) Degree
2 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.91%) MCDST
3 3 (1.91%) MCSA
3 3 (1.91%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.64%) MCP
4 1 (0.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.91%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (21.66%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.91%) XenApp
3 3 (1.91%) vSphere
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (10.19%) SCCM
2 6 (3.82%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.27%) Puppet
5 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.64%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 142 (90.45%) Bloomberg
2 56 (35.67%) Microsoft
3 22 (14.01%) Citrix
4 16 (10.19%) Fidessa
5 14 (8.92%) TIBCO
6 12 (7.64%) SunGard
6 12 (7.64%) Murex
7 10 (6.37%) Misys
7 10 (6.37%) Cisco
7 10 (6.37%) ION Trading
8 9 (5.73%) CQG
9 8 (5.10%) Oracle
9 8 (5.10%) Sybase
9 8 (5.10%) Avaya
10 7 (4.46%) HP
10 7 (4.46%) Tradeweb
11 6 (3.82%) AppSense
12 5 (3.18%) IBM
12 5 (3.18%) Red Hat
12 5 (3.18%) VMware
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum £60k Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago