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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters
Rank 243 249 277
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +28
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 59 78 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.66% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.41% 1.43% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 48 42
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £90,000 £81,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
4179 5445 5310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.41% 46.05% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3566 4508 4668
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,850 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 93 (80.87%) Bloomberg
2 87 (75.65%) Finance
3 44 (38.26%) Banking
4 42 (36.52%) Windows
4 42 (36.52%) Microsoft
5 35 (30.43%) SQL
6 33 (28.70%) MS Excel
7 32 (27.83%) Active Directory
8 30 (26.09%) MS Office
9 28 (24.35%) SQL Server
10 27 (23.48%) Blackberry
11 24 (20.87%) ITIL
12 21 (18.26%) Windows 7
13 19 (16.52%) TCP/IP
14 17 (14.78%) Cisco
15 16 (13.91%) Front Office
16 15 (13.04%) Citrix
16 15 (13.04%) Linux
17 14 (12.17%) DNS
17 14 (12.17%) DHCP
17 14 (12.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 14 (12.17%) Project Management
17 14 (12.17%) Network Security
17 14 (12.17%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (11.30%) OSPF
18 13 (11.30%) BGP
18 13 (11.30%) VMware
18 13 (11.30%) Cisco Certification
18 13 (11.30%) CCNP
19 12 (10.43%) CCIE

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 14 (12.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (6.96%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.48%) IIS
5 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.87%) MTS
Applications
1 33 (28.70%) MS Excel
2 30 (26.09%) MS Office
3 4 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Eikon
2 2 (1.74%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.52%) TCP/IP
2 14 (12.17%) DNS
2 14 (12.17%) Network Security
2 14 (12.17%) DHCP
3 13 (11.30%) OSPF
3 13 (11.30%) BGP
4 9 (7.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (6.96%) LAN
5 8 (6.96%) WAN
6 6 (5.22%) IP Telephony
7 5 (4.35%) Firewall
8 4 (3.48%) Broadband
8 4 (3.48%) Multicast
9 2 (1.74%) VPN
9 2 (1.74%) SAN
9 2 (1.74%) Internet
10 1 (0.87%) MPLS
10 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.87%) PABX
10 1 (0.87%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.96%) KDB
2 8 (6.96%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.87%) MySQL
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Subversion
1 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.87%) MSI
2 1 (0.87%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.87%) JMeter
2 1 (0.87%) JIRA
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.87%) Selenium
General
1 87 (75.65%) Finance
2 44 (38.26%) Banking
3 16 (13.91%) Front Office
4 11 (9.57%) Investment Banking
4 11 (9.57%) Financial Institution
5 8 (6.96%) Retail
6 5 (4.35%) Back Office
7 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.48%) Law
8 3 (2.61%) Legal
9 2 (1.74%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.87%) Publishing
10 1 (0.87%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (52.17%) Analyst
2 36 (31.30%) Support Analyst
3 18 (15.65%) Applications Support
4 17 (14.78%) Desktop Support
5 14 (12.17%) Service Analyst
6 13 (11.30%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (9.57%) Technical Specialist
7 11 (9.57%) Network Specialist
8 9 (7.83%) Desktop Analyst
8 9 (7.83%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (6.96%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (6.96%) Credit Analyst
9 8 (6.96%) Senior Network Specialist
9 8 (6.96%) Senior Technical Specialist
10 7 (6.09%) Support Engineer
10 7 (6.09%) Data Analyst
10 7 (6.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Team Leader
11 6 (5.22%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.57%) .NET
2 6 (5.22%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (3.48%) Rendezvous
4 1 (0.87%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.87%) Web Services
4 1 (0.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.48%) Blackberry
2 11 (9.57%) Derivative
2 11 (9.57%) Hedge funds
3 8 (6.96%) Fixed Income
3 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.09%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.22%) Thin Client
5 6 (5.22%) Fat Client
6 5 (4.35%) iPhone
7 4 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.61%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.61%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.61%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.74%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.74%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.87%) AS400
10 1 (0.87%) iSeries
10 1 (0.87%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 42 (36.52%) Windows
2 21 (18.26%) Windows 7
3 15 (13.04%) Linux
4 14 (12.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (7.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.22%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.35%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.61%) Android
10 2 (1.74%) UNIX
10 2 (1.74%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.87%) ITIL
2 14 (12.17%) Project Management
3 12 (10.43%) Investment Management
4 11 (9.57%) DNA
5 10 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (7.83%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (7.83%) Requirements Management
7 8 (6.96%) Load Balancing
7 8 (6.96%) Wealth Management
7 8 (6.96%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.22%) Asset Management
9 5 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.48%) Electronic Trading
10 4 (3.48%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.48%) PRINCE
10 4 (3.48%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.48%) Workflow
10 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.48%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.43%) SQL
2 12 (10.43%) Python
2 12 (10.43%) Shell Script
2 12 (10.43%) Perl
3 7 (6.09%) C#
4 6 (5.22%) VB.NET
5 5 (4.35%) Java
6 4 (3.48%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.87%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.87%) SOQL
8 1 (0.87%) SOSL
8 1 (0.87%) C++
8 1 (0.87%) Ruby
8 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (11.30%) CCNP
1 13 (11.30%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (10.43%) CCIE
3 10 (8.70%) Degree
4 4 (3.48%) CCDP
5 1 (0.87%) CCNA
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.87%) ACCA
5 1 (0.87%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 32 (27.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.61%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.87%) Xen
5 1 (0.87%) XenApp
5 1 (0.87%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) SCCM
2 9 (7.83%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.87%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 93 (80.87%) Bloomberg
2 42 (36.52%) Microsoft
3 17 (14.78%) Cisco
4 15 (13.04%) Citrix
5 13 (11.30%) VMware
6 12 (10.43%) Radianz
6 12 (10.43%) Infoblox
7 11 (9.57%) Fidessa
8 9 (7.83%) Tradeweb
8 9 (7.83%) SolarWinds
9 8 (6.96%) F5
9 8 (6.96%) Sybase
10 7 (6.09%) Avaya
11 6 (5.22%) FactSet
12 5 (4.35%) Red Hat
13 4 (3.48%) Oracle
13 4 (3.48%) SunGard
13 4 (3.48%) TIBCO
14 3 (2.61%) MarketAxess
14 3 (2.61%) Splunk
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 21 days ago