The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 574 586 486
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -100
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 319 286 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.29% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.61% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 263 213 368
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-31.00% +53.84%
Reuters
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50877 47072 50325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.56% 47.06% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 41017 39061 42393
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in England

Reuters
Salary Trend in England

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

Reuters Salary Trend in England

Reuters
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reuters across the England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Reuters Salary Histogram in England

Reuters
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 296 £45,000 -16.66% 40
South East -21 10 £34,000 -32.00%
West Midlands - 8 £34,000 - 2
East of England - 4 £60,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Reuters
UK

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 463 (82.09%) Bloomberg
2 309 (54.79%) Finance
3 271 (48.05%) Windows
4 183 (32.45%) Active Directory
5 176 (31.21%) Microsoft
6 145 (25.71%) SQL
7 144 (25.53%) Linux
8 143 (25.35%) MS Office
9 133 (23.58%) Banking
10 129 (22.87%) ITIL
11 125 (22.16%) Blackberry
12 124 (21.99%) Degree
13 116 (20.57%) MS Exchange
14 112 (19.86%) UNIX
15 108 (19.15%) Hedge funds
16 104 (18.44%) Windows 7
17 102 (18.09%) Perl
18 101 (17.91%) MS Excel
19 97 (17.20%) TCP/IP
19 97 (17.20%) Front Office
20 91 (16.13%) Python
21 82 (14.54%) DNS
21 82 (14.54%) Citrix
21 82 (14.54%) Exchange Server 2010
22 79 (14.01%) Windows Server 2008
23 78 (13.83%) SQL Server
24 75 (13.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
25 73 (12.94%) Investment Banking
26 59 (10.46%) RMDS
27 57 (10.11%) Equities

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 116 (20.57%) MS Exchange
2 82 (14.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 75 (13.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 45 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (2.66%) IBM Notes
7 14 (2.48%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.42%) Lync
10 7 (1.24%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.06%) Apache
11 6 (1.06%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.71%) Mule
13 3 (0.53%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.53%) Confluence
14 1 (0.18%) IIS
14 1 (0.18%) TIBCO EMS
14 1 (0.18%) WorkSite
Applications
1 143 (25.35%) MS Office
2 101 (17.91%) MS Excel
3 37 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.30%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.71%) MS Project
6 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 59 (10.46%) RMDS
2 33 (5.85%) Eikon
3 20 (3.55%) 3000 Xtra
4 14 (2.48%) Summit
5 12 (2.13%) Front Arena
6 10 (1.77%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 9 (1.60%) ION MarketView
8 3 (0.53%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.53%) Advent Moxy
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.18%) Kondor+
10 1 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.60%) Office 365
2 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 97 (17.20%) TCP/IP
2 82 (14.54%) DNS
3 50 (8.87%) LAN
4 49 (8.69%) WAN
5 42 (7.45%) DHCP
6 39 (6.91%) VPN
6 39 (6.91%) SAN
7 36 (6.38%) Multicast
8 34 (6.03%) iSCSI
9 30 (5.32%) Firewall
10 24 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
11 22 (3.90%) FTP
12 20 (3.55%) IP Telephony
13 14 (2.48%) Network Security
13 14 (2.48%) NAS
13 14 (2.48%) LDAP
14 11 (1.95%) Fibre Channel
15 10 (1.77%) SSL
16 9 (1.60%) VoIP
17 8 (1.42%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.43%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.95%) Sybase ASE
4 9 (1.60%) Sybase IQ
4 9 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.60%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (1.24%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.71%) Data Mart
6 4 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.71%) DTS
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.35%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.35%) KDB
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.18%) MySQL
8 1 (0.18%) Informix
8 1 (0.18%) MS Access
8 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.42%) Subversion
2 7 (1.24%) JIRA
3 4 (0.71%) Maven
3 4 (0.71%) Mockito
3 4 (0.71%) Toad
3 4 (0.71%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.71%) Ant
3 4 (0.71%) JUnit
4 3 (0.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.18%) Moq
5 1 (0.18%) NUnit
5 1 (0.18%) Yeoman
General
1 309 (54.79%) Finance
2 133 (23.58%) Banking
3 97 (17.20%) Front Office
4 73 (12.94%) Investment Banking
5 42 (7.45%) Back Office
6 34 (6.03%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.30%) Law
8 11 (1.95%) Publishing
9 10 (1.77%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.24%) Legal
11 6 (1.06%) Advertising
12 4 (0.71%) French Language
12 4 (0.71%) German Language
13 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Marketing
13 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 145 (25.71%) Analyst
2 87 (15.43%) Support Analyst
3 70 (12.41%) Desktop Support
4 51 (9.04%) Developer
5 50 (8.87%) Support Engineer
6 41 (7.27%) Market Data Engineer
7 39 (6.91%) 3rd Line Support
7 39 (6.91%) Technical Support
8 38 (6.74%) Linux Engineer
9 36 (6.38%) Applications Support
9 36 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
10 34 (6.03%) Service Analyst
10 34 (6.03%) Service Desk Analyst
11 30 (5.32%) Consultant
12 24 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
12 24 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (3.72%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 21 (3.72%) Desktop Analyst
14 20 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
15 17 (3.01%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.61%) .NET
2 18 (3.19%) Rendezvous
3 15 (2.66%) Spring
4 14 (2.48%) WebSphere MQ
5 13 (2.30%) Middleware
6 8 (1.42%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.24%) JSP
7 7 (1.24%) Servlets
7 7 (1.24%) WPF
8 6 (1.06%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (1.06%) WCF
8 6 (1.06%) XML
8 6 (1.06%) Hibernate
9 4 (0.71%) Java EE
9 4 (0.71%) Spring MVC
9 4 (0.71%) LINQ
9 4 (0.71%) Web Services
10 2 (0.35%) jQuery
10 2 (0.35%) WSH
10 2 (0.35%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 125 (22.16%) Blackberry
2 108 (19.15%) Hedge funds
3 57 (10.11%) Equities
4 47 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 43 (7.62%) Fixed Income
5 43 (7.62%) Reference Data
6 42 (7.45%) Computer Science
7 32 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (3.55%) PDA
8 20 (3.55%) iPhone
9 19 (3.37%) Derivative
10 17 (3.01%) iPad
11 13 (2.30%) Thin Client
11 13 (2.30%) Market Risk
11 13 (2.30%) Fat Client
12 10 (1.77%) Statistics
12 10 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (1.60%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.60%) Mathematics
14 8 (1.42%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 271 (48.05%) Windows
2 144 (25.53%) Linux
3 112 (19.86%) UNIX
4 104 (18.44%) Windows 7
5 79 (14.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (9.93%) Windows XP
7 51 (9.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 43 (7.62%) Solaris
9 32 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (4.96%) Windows 8
11 27 (4.79%) CentOS
12 26 (4.61%) Android
13 25 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (2.84%) Mac OS X
15 14 (2.48%) SUSE
15 14 (2.48%) Debian
16 8 (1.42%) Windows Vista
17 6 (1.06%) Ubuntu
17 6 (1.06%) VMS
18 3 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (22.87%) ITIL
2 41 (7.27%) Project Management
3 38 (6.74%) Asset Management
4 32 (5.67%) Electronic Trading
5 31 (5.50%) Low Latency
6 24 (4.26%) ETRM
6 24 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (4.08%) Risk Management
7 23 (4.08%) Wealth Management
8 21 (3.72%) OO
9 19 (3.37%) Change Management
10 18 (3.19%) Time Management
11 17 (3.01%) Business Continuity
11 17 (3.01%) E-Commerce
11 17 (3.01%) Multithreading
11 17 (3.01%) Mobile Device Management
12 16 (2.84%) Business Continuity Management
12 16 (2.84%) Service Delivery
13 14 (2.48%) Data Analysis
14 13 (2.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 145 (25.71%) SQL
2 102 (18.09%) Perl
3 91 (16.13%) Python
4 56 (9.93%) Bash Shell
5 54 (9.57%) Java
6 44 (7.80%) C#
7 38 (6.74%) Shell Script
8 30 (5.32%) PowerShell
9 26 (4.61%) VBScript
10 16 (2.84%) C++
11 12 (2.13%) VBA
12 11 (1.95%) Ruby
13 9 (1.60%) RPG
14 8 (1.42%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.06%) Korn
15 6 (1.06%) VB
15 6 (1.06%) JavaScript
15 6 (1.06%) AWK
16 5 (0.89%) C
16 5 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 124 (21.99%) Degree
2 37 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.37%) MCP
4 18 (3.19%) MCSE
5 14 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (2.48%) CCNA
6 13 (2.30%) MCSA
7 11 (1.95%) MOS
8 9 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (1.60%) MCITP
9 7 (1.24%) MCDST
10 4 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.18%) MCT
12 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.18%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.56%) SLA
2 6 (1.06%) QA
3 5 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.89%) Basel III
3 5 (0.89%) MiFID
System Software
1 183 (32.45%) Active Directory
2 35 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.95%) Firmware
3 11 (1.95%) NFS
3 11 (1.95%) XenApp
4 9 (1.60%) MetaFrame
5 8 (1.42%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.24%) Xen
7 2 (0.35%) XenServer
7 2 (0.35%) vSphere
7 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 37 (6.56%) ITRS Geneos
2 33 (5.85%) NetBackup
2 33 (5.85%) SCCM
3 25 (4.43%) Puppet
4 5 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (0.89%) Zenoss
5 4 (0.71%) WSUS
5 4 (0.71%) Control-M
5 4 (0.71%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 463 (82.09%) Bloomberg
2 176 (31.21%) Microsoft
3 82 (14.54%) Citrix
4 57 (10.11%) Cisco
5 53 (9.40%) Sybase
6 49 (8.69%) VMware
7 46 (8.16%) Red Hat
8 42 (7.45%) NetApp
9 40 (7.09%) Symantec
10 36 (6.38%) TIBCO
11 33 (5.85%) Avaya
12 32 (5.67%) Oracle
13 30 (5.32%) Fidessa
14 28 (4.96%) CQG
15 26 (4.61%) Murex
16 21 (3.72%) IBM
17 19 (3.37%) HP
17 19 (3.37%) GoldenSource
17 19 (3.37%) ION Trading
18 17 (3.01%) CheckPoint
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