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 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 614 607 547
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -60
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 258 265 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.55% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 214 197 304
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £77,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -20.48%
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
50347 48611 51066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.93% 47.55% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41532 39379 43391
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +25 246 £42,500 +6.25% 16
West Midlands -7 4 £34,000 +1.49%
East of England - 4 £60,000 - 1
South East +2 3 £35,000 +19.65% 4
Midlands - 1 - -
Reuters
UK

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 457 (81.75%) Bloomberg
2 298 (53.31%) Windows
3 273 (48.84%) Finance
4 207 (37.03%) Active Directory
5 200 (35.78%) Microsoft
6 167 (29.87%) Banking
7 148 (26.48%) MS Office
8 132 (23.61%) Blackberry
9 131 (23.43%) Linux
10 128 (22.90%) SQL
11 125 (22.36%) MS Exchange
12 118 (21.11%) UNIX
12 118 (21.11%) ITIL
13 117 (20.93%) MS Excel
13 117 (20.93%) Windows 7
14 105 (18.78%) Hedge funds
15 98 (17.53%) Investment Banking
15 98 (17.53%) TCP/IP
16 93 (16.64%) Perl
16 93 (16.64%) Citrix
17 88 (15.74%) Front Office
18 87 (15.56%) Degree
19 78 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
19 78 (13.95%) DNS
20 73 (13.06%) Python
21 69 (12.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
22 64 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
22 64 (11.45%) Windows XP
23 62 (11.09%) WAN
24 61 (10.91%) LAN

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 125 (22.36%) MS Exchange
2 78 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (12.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 50 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (2.86%) IBM Notes
6 15 (2.68%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.15%) TIBCO EMS
8 9 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.07%) Lotus Domino
9 6 (1.07%) Apache
10 5 (0.89%) Lync
11 4 (0.72%) Mule
11 4 (0.72%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.72%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.36%) JBoss
13 1 (0.18%) Confluence
13 1 (0.18%) WorkSite
Applications
1 148 (26.48%) MS Office
2 117 (20.93%) MS Excel
3 54 (9.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.72%) MS Project
6 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (8.59%) RMDS
2 40 (7.16%) Eikon
3 23 (4.11%) 3000 Xtra
4 15 (2.68%) ION MarketView
4 15 (2.68%) Front Arena
5 13 (2.33%) Summit
6 12 (2.15%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (1.61%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 6 (1.07%) Dynamics GP
9 4 (0.72%) Advent Moxy
9 4 (0.72%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.18%) Kondor+
10 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
10 1 (0.18%) Tesseract
10 1 (0.18%) Minerva
10 1 (0.18%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 98 (17.53%) TCP/IP
2 78 (13.95%) DNS
3 62 (11.09%) WAN
4 61 (10.91%) LAN
5 43 (7.69%) SAN
5 43 (7.69%) Multicast
6 39 (6.98%) VPN
7 33 (5.90%) iSCSI
8 28 (5.01%) Firewall
9 25 (4.47%) DHCP
9 25 (4.47%) FTP
10 20 (3.58%) IP Telephony
11 18 (3.22%) Network Security
12 14 (2.50%) NAS
12 14 (2.50%) LDAP
13 13 (2.33%) Cisco IPT
13 13 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (2.15%) VoIP
15 11 (1.97%) Fibre Channel
16 9 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.01%) Relational Database
3 12 (2.15%) RDBMS
4 8 (1.43%) Sybase IQ
4 8 (1.43%) Sybase ASE
5 7 (1.25%) MySQL
6 5 (0.89%) Informix
6 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.54%) DTS
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.18%) MS Access
9 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (0.72%) Ant
1 4 (0.72%) JUnit
1 4 (0.72%) Eclipse
1 4 (0.72%) Subversion
1 4 (0.72%) Maven
1 4 (0.72%) JIRA
1 4 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (0.72%) Mockito
2 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (0.36%) NUnit
3 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.18%) Moq
3 1 (0.18%) Yeoman
General
1 273 (48.84%) Finance
2 167 (29.87%) Banking
3 98 (17.53%) Investment Banking
4 88 (15.74%) Front Office
5 42 (7.51%) Back Office
6 36 (6.44%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.97%) Law
8 10 (1.79%) Publishing
9 9 (1.61%) Legal
10 7 (1.25%) Advertising
10 7 (1.25%) Private Banking
11 4 (0.72%) French Language
11 4 (0.72%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Marketing
12 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 157 (28.09%) Analyst
2 85 (15.21%) Support Analyst
3 80 (14.31%) Desktop Support
4 50 (8.94%) Support Engineer
5 43 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 41 (7.33%) Developer
7 39 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
8 37 (6.62%) Service Analyst
8 37 (6.62%) Service Desk Analyst
9 35 (6.26%) Market Data Engineer
10 33 (5.90%) Applications Support
11 31 (5.55%) 3rd Line Support
12 29 (5.19%) Technical Support
13 24 (4.29%) Desktop Analyst
14 22 (3.94%) Administrator
14 22 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 21 (3.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 19 (3.40%) Java Developer
16 19 (3.40%) IT Support
17 18 (3.22%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.29%) Rendezvous
2 19 (3.40%) FIX Protocol
3 18 (3.22%) .NET
4 15 (2.68%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (2.50%) Spring
6 10 (1.79%) Middleware
7 6 (1.07%) JSP
7 6 (1.07%) Servlets
8 5 (0.89%) J2EE
8 5 (0.89%) Hibernate
8 5 (0.89%) WPF
9 4 (0.72%) Spring MVC
9 4 (0.72%) WCF
9 4 (0.72%) JMS
10 3 (0.54%) Web Services
10 3 (0.54%) XML
10 3 (0.54%) Swing
11 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.36%) EJB
11 2 (0.36%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 132 (23.61%) Blackberry
2 105 (18.78%) Hedge funds
3 58 (10.38%) Equities
4 45 (8.05%) Fixed Income
5 42 (7.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 31 (5.55%) Reference Data
7 26 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (3.94%) Derivative
9 21 (3.76%) PDA
10 20 (3.58%) Computer Science
11 19 (3.40%) iPhone
12 17 (3.04%) iPad
13 14 (2.50%) Fat Client
13 14 (2.50%) Thin Client
14 12 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
15 9 (1.61%) Statistics
15 9 (1.61%) Management Information System
16 8 (1.43%) Credit Risk
17 7 (1.25%) Market Risk
17 7 (1.25%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 298 (53.31%) Windows
2 131 (23.43%) Linux
3 118 (21.11%) UNIX
4 117 (20.93%) Windows 7
5 64 (11.45%) Windows XP
5 64 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (8.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (6.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (6.26%) Solaris
9 34 (6.08%) Windows 8
10 30 (5.37%) CentOS
11 26 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (3.22%) Android
13 13 (2.33%) SUSE
13 13 (2.33%) Debian
14 12 (2.15%) Mac OS X
15 10 (1.79%) Ubuntu
16 8 (1.43%) Windows Vista
17 6 (1.07%) VMS
18 4 (0.72%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (21.11%) ITIL
2 47 (8.41%) Asset Management
3 45 (8.05%) Electronic Trading
4 28 (5.01%) Project Management
5 23 (4.11%) Investment Management
6 22 (3.94%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (3.58%) Change Management
7 20 (3.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (3.58%) Low Latency
8 19 (3.40%) E-Commerce
9 18 (3.22%) Risk Management
10 17 (3.04%) ETRM
11 16 (2.86%) Data Analysis
12 15 (2.68%) Time Management
13 14 (2.50%) Wealth Management
13 14 (2.50%) Service Delivery
13 14 (2.50%) People Management
14 13 (2.33%) Migration
14 13 (2.33%) Business Continuity
15 12 (2.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 128 (22.90%) SQL
2 93 (16.64%) Perl
3 73 (13.06%) Python
4 55 (9.84%) Bash Shell
5 53 (9.48%) Java
6 43 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 35 (6.26%) C#
8 25 (4.47%) VBScript
9 22 (3.94%) C++
10 21 (3.76%) PowerShell
11 11 (1.97%) Korn
11 11 (1.97%) VB
12 9 (1.61%) Ruby
13 8 (1.43%) VBA
13 8 (1.43%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.43%) JavaScript
13 8 (1.43%) RPG
14 6 (1.07%) AWK
15 5 (0.89%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.72%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 87 (15.56%) Degree
2 30 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.86%) MCSE
4 15 (2.68%) MCP
5 12 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (1.97%) CCNA
6 11 (1.97%) MCSA
7 7 (1.25%) MOS
7 7 (1.25%) MCITP
8 5 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.72%) MCDST
10 3 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.36%) CCNP
12 1 (0.18%) ISEB
12 1 (0.18%) MCT
12 1 (0.18%) CCIE
12 1 (0.18%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.18%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.65%) SLA
2 11 (1.97%) QA
System Software
1 207 (37.03%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.15%) Hyper-V
3 12 (2.15%) MetaFrame
4 11 (1.97%) Firmware
4 11 (1.97%) NFS
5 10 (1.79%) XenApp
6 9 (1.61%) vSphere
7 7 (1.25%) Xen
8 6 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 38 (6.80%) NetBackup
2 36 (6.44%) ITRS Geneos
3 32 (5.72%) SCCM
4 26 (4.65%) Puppet
5 9 (1.61%) WSUS
6 5 (0.89%) Zenoss
6 5 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (0.89%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 457 (81.75%) Bloomberg
2 200 (35.78%) Microsoft
3 93 (16.64%) Citrix
4 57 (10.20%) Cisco
5 47 (8.41%) Red Hat
6 46 (8.23%) Sybase
6 46 (8.23%) Symantec
7 44 (7.87%) VMware
8 41 (7.33%) Fidessa
9 36 (6.44%) Avaya
10 35 (6.26%) NetApp
11 34 (6.08%) TIBCO
12 31 (5.55%) HP
13 29 (5.19%) Oracle
14 25 (4.47%) Murex
14 25 (4.47%) CQG
15 24 (4.29%) ION Trading
15 24 (4.29%) IBM
16 18 (3.22%) FactSet
17 16 (2.86%) Lotus
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: Market Rates
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
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CACI Network Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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