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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 569 581 500
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -81
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 322 300 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.63% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 267 223 379
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £83,600 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £50,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-31.00% +58.73%
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
50710 47581 51414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.46% 47.09% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 40843 39463 43305
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 20 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 20 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 +24 299 £45,000 -18.18% 35
South East -13 10 £34,000 -32.00%
West Midlands - 8 £34,000 -
East of England - 4 £60,000 - 2
Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £52,500 -
Reuters
UK

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 456 (81.43%) Bloomberg
2 311 (55.54%) Finance
3 265 (47.32%) Windows
4 183 (32.68%) Active Directory
5 171 (30.54%) Microsoft
6 144 (25.71%) Linux
7 143 (25.54%) SQL
8 140 (25.00%) MS Office
9 130 (23.21%) Banking
10 127 (22.68%) ITIL
11 126 (22.50%) Degree
12 125 (22.32%) Blackberry
13 116 (20.71%) MS Exchange
14 108 (19.29%) Hedge funds
15 106 (18.93%) UNIX
16 103 (18.39%) Windows 7
17 102 (18.21%) Perl
18 98 (17.50%) MS Excel
19 96 (17.14%) Front Office
20 95 (16.96%) TCP/IP
21 91 (16.25%) Python
22 84 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
23 83 (14.82%) DNS
24 82 (14.64%) Citrix
25 81 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
26 79 (14.11%) SQL Server
27 76 (13.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
28 70 (12.50%) Investment Banking
29 59 (10.54%) Cisco
30 57 (10.18%) RMDS

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (20.71%) MS Exchange
2 84 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (13.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 46 (8.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (2.68%) IBM Notes
7 14 (2.50%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.25%) Lync
9 7 (1.25%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.07%) Lotus Domino
10 6 (1.07%) Apache
11 4 (0.71%) Mule
12 3 (0.54%) Confluence
12 3 (0.54%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.36%) IIS
14 1 (0.18%) TIBCO EMS
14 1 (0.18%) WorkSite
Applications
1 140 (25.00%) MS Office
2 98 (17.50%) MS Excel
3 35 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.14%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.89%) MS Project
6 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 57 (10.18%) RMDS
2 33 (5.89%) Eikon
3 17 (3.04%) 3000 Xtra
4 14 (2.50%) Summit
5 12 (2.14%) Front Arena
6 10 (1.79%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 8 (1.43%) ION MarketView
8 3 (0.54%) Advent Moxy
8 3 (0.54%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.18%) Kondor+
9 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.61%) Office 365
2 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 95 (16.96%) TCP/IP
2 83 (14.82%) DNS
3 49 (8.75%) LAN
4 48 (8.57%) WAN
5 44 (7.86%) DHCP
6 39 (6.96%) VPN
6 39 (6.96%) SAN
7 35 (6.25%) Multicast
8 34 (6.07%) iSCSI
9 30 (5.36%) Firewall
10 25 (4.46%) Cisco IOS
11 21 (3.75%) FTP
12 20 (3.57%) IP Telephony
13 14 (2.50%) NAS
13 14 (2.50%) LDAP
14 13 (2.32%) Network Security
15 11 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
16 10 (1.79%) SSL
17 9 (1.61%) VoIP
18 8 (1.43%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (14.11%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.46%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.96%) Sybase ASE
4 10 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.61%) Sybase IQ
6 7 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (1.07%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.71%) DTS
8 4 (0.71%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.36%) KDB
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.18%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (1.43%) Subversion
2 7 (1.25%) JIRA
3 4 (0.71%) Ant
3 4 (0.71%) JUnit
3 4 (0.71%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.71%) Toad
3 4 (0.71%) Maven
3 4 (0.71%) Mockito
4 3 (0.54%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.18%) NUnit
6 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.18%) Moq
6 1 (0.18%) Yeoman
General
1 311 (55.54%) Finance
2 130 (23.21%) Banking
3 96 (17.14%) Front Office
4 70 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 43 (7.68%) Back Office
6 34 (6.07%) Financial Institution
7 16 (2.86%) Law
8 11 (1.96%) Publishing
9 10 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.79%) Legal
10 6 (1.07%) Advertising
11 4 (0.71%) French Language
11 4 (0.71%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Marketing
12 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 142 (25.36%) Analyst
2 84 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 68 (12.14%) Desktop Support
4 54 (9.64%) Developer
5 50 (8.93%) Support Engineer
6 42 (7.50%) Market Data Engineer
7 39 (6.96%) 3rd Line Support
8 38 (6.79%) Technical Support
8 38 (6.79%) Linux Engineer
9 35 (6.25%) Applications Support
10 34 (6.07%) 2nd Line Support
11 33 (5.89%) Service Analyst
11 33 (5.89%) Service Desk Analyst
12 30 (5.36%) Consultant
13 25 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 24 (4.29%) Technical Consultant
15 22 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
16 20 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 20 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
17 17 (3.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.00%) .NET
2 18 (3.21%) Rendezvous
3 15 (2.68%) Spring
4 14 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 13 (2.32%) Middleware
6 10 (1.79%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.25%) XML
7 7 (1.25%) JSP
7 7 (1.25%) Servlets
7 7 (1.25%) WCF
7 7 (1.25%) WPF
7 7 (1.25%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (1.07%) Hibernate
9 4 (0.71%) Web Services
9 4 (0.71%) Spring MVC
9 4 (0.71%) Java EE
9 4 (0.71%) LINQ
9 4 (0.71%) jQuery
10 3 (0.54%) HTML
10 3 (0.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 125 (22.32%) Blackberry
2 108 (19.29%) Hedge funds
3 56 (10.00%) Equities
4 45 (8.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 45 (8.04%) Computer Science
5 43 (7.68%) Reference Data
5 43 (7.68%) Fixed Income
6 30 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (3.57%) PDA
8 19 (3.39%) iPhone
9 17 (3.04%) Derivative
10 16 (2.86%) iPad
11 14 (2.50%) Market Risk
12 13 (2.32%) Fat Client
12 13 (2.32%) Thin Client
13 10 (1.79%) Statistics
13 10 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
13 10 (1.79%) Mathematics
14 9 (1.61%) Management Information System
15 8 (1.43%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 265 (47.32%) Windows
2 144 (25.71%) Linux
3 106 (18.93%) UNIX
4 103 (18.39%) Windows 7
5 81 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (9.82%) Windows XP
7 49 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (7.50%) Solaris
9 32 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (4.82%) CentOS
10 27 (4.82%) Android
10 27 (4.82%) Windows 8
11 25 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (2.86%) Mac OS X
13 14 (2.50%) SUSE
13 14 (2.50%) Debian
14 8 (1.43%) Windows Vista
15 6 (1.07%) Ubuntu
15 6 (1.07%) VMS
16 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (22.68%) ITIL
2 43 (7.68%) Project Management
3 36 (6.43%) Asset Management
4 32 (5.71%) Low Latency
5 27 (4.82%) Electronic Trading
5 27 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (4.29%) OO
6 24 (4.29%) ETRM
7 23 (4.11%) Risk Management
7 23 (4.11%) Wealth Management
8 18 (3.21%) Change Management
8 18 (3.21%) Mobile Device Management
9 17 (3.04%) Time Management
9 17 (3.04%) E-Commerce
9 17 (3.04%) Multithreading
9 17 (3.04%) Business Continuity
10 16 (2.86%) Service Delivery
10 16 (2.86%) Business Continuity Management
11 13 (2.32%) Data Analysis
12 12 (2.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (25.54%) SQL
2 102 (18.21%) Perl
3 91 (16.25%) Python
4 56 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 53 (9.46%) Java
6 45 (8.04%) C#
7 37 (6.61%) Shell Script
8 31 (5.54%) PowerShell
9 26 (4.64%) VBScript
10 15 (2.68%) C++
11 13 (2.32%) VBA
12 11 (1.96%) Ruby
13 9 (1.61%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.61%) RPG
14 8 (1.43%) JavaScript
15 6 (1.07%) VB
15 6 (1.07%) AWK
15 6 (1.07%) Korn
16 5 (0.89%) C
17 4 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 126 (22.50%) Degree
2 38 (6.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.39%) MCP
3 19 (3.39%) MCSE
4 15 (2.68%) CCNA
4 15 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (2.32%) MCSA
6 11 (1.96%) MOS
7 9 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.61%) MCITP
8 7 (1.25%) MCDST
9 4 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.18%) MCT
11 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.18%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.43%) SLA
2 5 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (0.89%) MiFID
2 5 (0.89%) Basel III
3 3 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 183 (32.68%) Active Directory
2 36 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.96%) NFS
3 11 (1.96%) Firmware
3 11 (1.96%) XenApp
4 9 (1.61%) MetaFrame
5 8 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.43%) Xen
6 2 (0.36%) XenServer
6 2 (0.36%) vSphere
6 2 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 37 (6.61%) ITRS Geneos
2 33 (5.89%) SCCM
2 33 (5.89%) NetBackup
3 25 (4.46%) Puppet
4 5 (0.89%) Zenoss
4 5 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.71%) Control-M
5 4 (0.71%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.71%) WSUS
6 3 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 456 (81.43%) Bloomberg
2 171 (30.54%) Microsoft
3 82 (14.64%) Citrix
4 59 (10.54%) Cisco
5 52 (9.29%) Sybase
6 50 (8.93%) VMware
7 45 (8.04%) Red Hat
8 42 (7.50%) NetApp
9 40 (7.14%) Symantec
10 37 (6.61%) TIBCO
11 32 (5.71%) Avaya
12 30 (5.36%) Oracle
13 29 (5.18%) Fidessa
14 28 (5.00%) CQG
15 26 (4.64%) Murex
16 20 (3.57%) IBM
17 19 (3.39%) GoldenSource
18 18 (3.21%) ION Trading
19 17 (3.04%) HP
19 17 (3.04%) CheckPoint
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable, dependent upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 32 minutes ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Negotiable, dependent upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 37 minutes ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 41 minutes ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £150,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 44 minutes ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 48 minutes ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago