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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters
Rank 252 263 260
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 54 80 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.65% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 1.39% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 52 56 53
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £81,250 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,261 £50,000 £19,500
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +156.41%
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
4388 5739 5346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.83% 46.32% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3756 4804 4675
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,100 £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 July 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 July 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 94 (75.20%) Bloomberg
2 86 (68.80%) Finance
3 60 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 52 (41.60%) Windows
5 42 (33.60%) MS Office
5 42 (33.60%) Blackberry
5 42 (33.60%) Banking
6 41 (32.80%) MS Excel
7 39 (31.20%) Active Directory
8 32 (25.60%) SQL
9 30 (24.00%) ITIL
9 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 29 (23.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 29 (23.20%) Windows 7
11 24 (19.20%) Citrix
12 20 (16.00%) VMware
13 19 (15.20%) Front Office
14 16 (12.80%) Shell Script
14 16 (12.80%) Perl
14 16 (12.80%) Python
14 16 (12.80%) Linux
15 15 (12.00%) DNA
15 15 (12.00%) Cisco
15 15 (12.00%) Investment Banking
15 15 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (11.20%) Network Security
16 14 (11.20%) Tradeweb
16 14 (11.20%) Degree
16 14 (11.20%) Fidessa
17 13 (10.40%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 29 (23.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.20%) IIS
4 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.80%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (33.60%) MS Office
2 41 (32.80%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Eikon
2 2 (1.60%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.20%) Network Security
2 13 (10.40%) LAN
2 13 (10.40%) WAN
3 12 (9.60%) TCP/IP
4 11 (8.80%) IP Telephony
5 10 (8.00%) DHCP
5 10 (8.00%) DNS
6 8 (6.40%) OSPF
6 8 (6.40%) BGP
7 5 (4.00%) Firewall
7 5 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (3.20%) Broadband
8 4 (3.20%) VPN
9 3 (2.40%) Multicast
10 1 (0.80%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.80%) SSL
10 1 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.60%) KDB
2 12 (9.60%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.60%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.80%) MySQL
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Subversion
1 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (0.80%) MSI
2 1 (0.80%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.80%) JMeter
2 1 (0.80%) JIRA
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.80%) Selenium
General
1 86 (68.80%) Finance
2 42 (33.60%) Banking
3 19 (15.20%) Front Office
4 15 (12.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.00%) Retail
6 4 (3.20%) Back Office
6 4 (3.20%) Law
7 1 (0.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.80%) Games
7 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.80%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (57.60%) Analyst
2 39 (31.20%) Support Analyst
3 24 (19.20%) Desktop Support
4 23 (18.40%) Service Analyst
5 22 (17.60%) Service Desk Analyst
6 17 (13.60%) Applications Support
7 13 (10.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (10.40%) Systems Analyst
8 12 (9.60%) Credit Analyst
8 12 (9.60%) Desktop Analyst
9 11 (8.80%) Technical Support
10 10 (8.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 9 (7.20%) Support Engineer
12 8 (6.40%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 8 (6.40%) Desktop Engineer
12 8 (6.40%) Network Specialist
12 8 (6.40%) Technical Specialist
13 5 (4.00%) Senior Network Specialist
13 5 (4.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
13 5 (4.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.20%) .NET
2 4 (3.20%) Rendezvous
3 3 (2.40%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.60%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.80%) Web Services
5 1 (0.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (33.60%) Blackberry
2 13 (10.40%) Fixed Income
2 13 (10.40%) Derivative
3 12 (9.60%) Hedge funds
4 10 (8.00%) Fat Client
4 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.00%) Thin Client
5 7 (5.60%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.80%) iPhone
7 4 (3.20%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.60%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.60%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.80%) Equities
9 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.80%) AS400
9 1 (0.80%) iSeries
9 1 (0.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (41.60%) Windows
2 29 (23.20%) Windows 7
3 16 (12.80%) Linux
4 15 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.80%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.20%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.40%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.40%) Android
8 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.60%) UNIX
10 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.00%) ITIL
2 15 (12.00%) DNA
3 10 (8.00%) Project Management
4 8 (6.40%) Investment Management
5 6 (4.80%) Requirements Management
5 6 (4.80%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (4.00%) Time Management
6 5 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (3.20%) Workflow
7 4 (3.20%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (3.20%) Wealth Management
7 4 (3.20%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.40%) Analytics
8 3 (2.40%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.40%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.60%) SQL
2 16 (12.80%) Perl
2 16 (12.80%) Python
2 16 (12.80%) Shell Script
3 9 (7.20%) C#
4 5 (4.00%) Java
5 4 (3.20%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.20%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.60%) VBA
7 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.80%) C++
7 1 (0.80%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.80%) Ruby
7 1 (0.80%) SOQL
7 1 (0.80%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.20%) Degree
2 8 (6.40%) CCIE
2 8 (6.40%) CCNP
2 8 (6.40%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.00%) MCSE
4 5 (4.00%) MCSA
5 3 (2.40%) CCDP
6 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.80%) ACCA
6 1 (0.80%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 39 (31.20%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.60%) XenApp
4 6 (4.80%) Xen
5 5 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.40%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.80%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (10.40%) SCCM
2 5 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.80%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 94 (75.20%) Bloomberg
2 60 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (19.20%) Citrix
4 20 (16.00%) VMware
5 15 (12.00%) Cisco
6 14 (11.20%) Fidessa
6 14 (11.20%) Tradeweb
7 12 (9.60%) FactSet
7 12 (9.60%) Sybase
7 12 (9.60%) Avaya
8 8 (6.40%) Infoblox
8 8 (6.40%) Radianz
9 6 (4.80%) F5
9 6 (4.80%) Oracle
10 5 (4.00%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.00%) Wyse
11 4 (3.20%) TIBCO
11 4 (3.20%) SunGard
12 3 (2.40%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.40%) MarketAxess
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: 24 days ago