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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 618 588 546
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -42
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 258 276 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.57% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 186 203 289
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £36,250 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+37.93% +18.85%
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
50762 48645 54203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.11% 47.64% 48.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40729 40315 46024
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 £70,000 £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 20 August 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 August 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 +1 255 £50,000 -4.76% 24
South East -22 3 £33,500 -33.00% 1
North West - 3 £52,500 -
Reuters
UK

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 423 (81.35%) Bloomberg
2 345 (66.35%) Finance
3 221 (42.50%) Windows
4 155 (29.81%) Active Directory
5 154 (29.62%) Microsoft
6 152 (29.23%) Degree
7 138 (26.54%) SQL
8 124 (23.85%) Banking
9 112 (21.54%) Linux
10 106 (20.38%) MS Exchange
11 101 (19.42%) Blackberry
12 100 (19.23%) ITIL
13 95 (18.27%) MS Office
14 92 (17.69%) UNIX
15 91 (17.50%) Windows 7
16 90 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
17 88 (16.92%) SQL Server
18 86 (16.54%) Perl
18 86 (16.54%) MS Excel
18 86 (16.54%) Exchange Server 2010
19 84 (16.15%) Front Office
20 81 (15.58%) DNS
21 79 (15.19%) TCP/IP
22 78 (15.00%) Hedge funds
23 76 (14.62%) Cisco
23 76 (14.62%) C#
24 72 (13.85%) Python
24 72 (13.85%) Citrix
25 70 (13.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
26 69 (13.27%) Computer Science

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 106 (20.38%) MS Exchange
2 86 (16.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (13.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 49 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (2.50%) IIS
7 11 (2.12%) Apache
7 11 (2.12%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.54%) Lync
9 7 (1.35%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.77%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.77%) Mule
10 4 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.58%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.58%) Confluence
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.38%) WordPress
13 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 95 (18.27%) MS Office
2 86 (16.54%) MS Excel
3 28 (5.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.35%) MS Project
5 5 (0.96%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 61 (11.73%) RMDS
2 33 (6.35%) Eikon
3 16 (3.08%) 3000 Xtra
4 13 (2.50%) Summit
5 12 (2.31%) Front Arena
6 10 (1.92%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 5 (0.96%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.77%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.58%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.19%) SimCorp Dimension
10 1 (0.19%) FLEXCUBE
10 1 (0.19%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.12%) Office 365
2 3 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 81 (15.58%) DNS
2 79 (15.19%) TCP/IP
3 60 (11.54%) LAN
4 55 (10.58%) DHCP
5 54 (10.38%) WAN
6 39 (7.50%) VPN
7 31 (5.96%) Firewall
8 29 (5.58%) SAN
9 25 (4.81%) iSCSI
10 23 (4.42%) Cisco IOS
11 22 (4.23%) Multicast
12 14 (2.69%) Network Security
12 14 (2.69%) IP Telephony
13 13 (2.50%) SSL
14 10 (1.92%) VoIP
14 10 (1.92%) Cisco IPT
14 10 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (1.73%) FTP
16 7 (1.35%) HTTP
17 4 (0.77%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.96%) Relational Database
3 28 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (2.69%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.12%) Sybase ASE
7 10 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.73%) Sybase IQ
9 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.54%) Data Mart
10 7 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.35%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (0.96%) DTS
11 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.38%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.38%) KDB
13 2 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (3.08%) Subversion
2 13 (2.50%) JIRA
3 8 (1.54%) Toad
4 7 (1.35%) Maven
4 7 (1.35%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.15%) Ant
5 6 (1.15%) JUnit
6 4 (0.77%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.77%) Mockito
7 3 (0.58%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.58%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.38%) NUnit
9 1 (0.19%) Yeoman
General
1 345 (66.35%) Finance
2 124 (23.85%) Banking
3 84 (16.15%) Front Office
4 62 (11.92%) Investment Banking
5 44 (8.46%) Back Office
6 43 (8.27%) Law
7 37 (7.12%) Legal
8 32 (6.15%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.12%) Publishing
10 6 (1.15%) Marketing
11 4 (0.77%) Retail
11 4 (0.77%) Advertising
12 2 (0.38%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.38%) French Language
12 2 (0.38%) German Language
13 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 117 (22.50%) Analyst
2 77 (14.81%) Support Analyst
3 75 (14.42%) Developer
4 53 (10.19%) Desktop Support
5 43 (8.27%) Support Engineer
6 38 (7.31%) 3rd Line Support
7 36 (6.92%) Market Data Engineer
8 30 (5.77%) Technical Support
9 28 (5.38%) Consultant
10 26 (5.00%) Applications Support
11 25 (4.81%) 2nd Line Support
11 25 (4.81%) Systems Engineer
12 23 (4.42%) Business Analyst
13 21 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (4.04%) Technical Consultant
14 20 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
14 20 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
15 19 (3.65%) C# Developer
15 19 (3.65%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 17 (3.27%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (10.96%) .NET
2 25 (4.81%) ASP.NET
3 23 (4.42%) Rendezvous
4 19 (3.65%) Spring
5 18 (3.46%) XML
6 17 (3.27%) jQuery
7 15 (2.88%) CSS
7 15 (2.88%) HTML
8 13 (2.50%) Middleware
9 12 (2.31%) Web Services
10 11 (2.12%) FIX Protocol
10 11 (2.12%) WCF
11 10 (1.92%) JSP
11 10 (1.92%) Servlets
12 8 (1.54%) WPF
12 8 (1.54%) REST
13 7 (1.35%) Software Packaging
13 7 (1.35%) Spring MVC
13 7 (1.35%) Hibernate
14 6 (1.15%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 101 (19.42%) Blackberry
2 78 (15.00%) Hedge funds
3 69 (13.27%) Computer Science
4 51 (9.81%) Equities
5 46 (8.85%) Reference Data
6 42 (8.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 34 (6.54%) Fixed Income
8 20 (3.85%) Market Risk
9 18 (3.46%) Mathematics
10 15 (2.88%) PDA
10 15 (2.88%) Statistics
11 14 (2.69%) Client/Server
12 12 (2.31%) Derivative
13 11 (2.12%) Management Information System
14 10 (1.92%) Firmware
15 8 (1.54%) Clustering
15 8 (1.54%) Credit Risk
15 8 (1.54%) iPhone
15 8 (1.54%) iPad
15 8 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 221 (42.50%) Windows
2 112 (21.54%) Linux
3 92 (17.69%) UNIX
4 91 (17.50%) Windows 7
5 90 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (9.04%) Windows XP
7 38 (7.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (6.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (6.15%) Solaris
10 23 (4.42%) Windows 8
11 17 (3.27%) Android
12 16 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (2.69%) CentOS
13 14 (2.69%) SUSE
13 14 (2.69%) Debian
14 13 (2.50%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.96%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.96%) VMS
16 4 (0.77%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.38%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (19.23%) ITIL
2 51 (9.81%) Project Management
3 40 (7.69%) OO
4 33 (6.35%) Asset Management
5 31 (5.96%) Low Latency
6 22 (4.23%) Wealth Management
6 22 (4.23%) Change Management
6 22 (4.23%) Risk Management
7 20 (3.85%) MVC
7 20 (3.85%) OOP
8 18 (3.46%) Data Modelling
8 18 (3.46%) Service Delivery
9 17 (3.27%) Electronic Trading
10 16 (3.08%) ETRM
10 16 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (3.08%) Business Analysis
11 15 (2.88%) Multithreading
12 14 (2.69%) Mobile Device Management
12 14 (2.69%) Business Continuity
12 14 (2.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 138 (26.54%) SQL
2 86 (16.54%) Perl
3 76 (14.62%) C#
4 72 (13.85%) Python
5 51 (9.81%) Java
6 41 (7.88%) Bash Shell
7 30 (5.77%) PowerShell
8 23 (4.42%) Shell Script
9 22 (4.23%) JavaScript
9 22 (4.23%) C++
10 16 (3.08%) VBA
10 16 (3.08%) VBScript
11 11 (2.12%) Ruby
12 9 (1.73%) RPG
12 9 (1.73%) VB
13 8 (1.54%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.54%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.96%) Lua
14 5 (0.96%) Korn
14 5 (0.96%) AWK
Qualifications
1 152 (29.23%) Degree
2 44 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (4.62%) CCNA
3 24 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (3.85%) MCSA
5 19 (3.65%) MCP
5 19 (3.65%) MCSE
6 17 (3.27%) MCITP
7 15 (2.88%) MCDST
8 8 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
8 8 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.96%) MOS
10 3 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.19%) CFA
11 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.77%) SLA
2 7 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (1.35%) MiFID
2 7 (1.35%) Basel III
3 6 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 155 (29.81%) Active Directory
2 38 (7.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.46%) XenApp
4 11 (2.12%) Xen
5 10 (1.92%) NFS
5 10 (1.92%) MetaFrame
6 6 (1.15%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.15%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.77%) XenServer
7 4 (0.77%) vSphere
8 2 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 27 (5.19%) SCCM
2 21 (4.04%) NetBackup
2 21 (4.04%) ITRS Geneos
3 19 (3.65%) WSUS
4 12 (2.31%) Puppet
5 8 (1.54%) Control-M
6 7 (1.35%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.15%) ServiceCenter
7 6 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.38%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.19%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 423 (81.35%) Bloomberg
2 154 (29.62%) Microsoft
3 76 (14.62%) Cisco
4 72 (13.85%) Citrix
5 56 (10.77%) VMware
6 45 (8.65%) Sybase
7 43 (8.27%) TIBCO
8 34 (6.54%) Oracle
9 33 (6.35%) NetApp
10 30 (5.77%) Red Hat
11 29 (5.58%) Symantec
12 26 (5.00%) CQG
12 26 (5.00%) Murex
13 22 (4.23%) HP
14 21 (4.04%) Dell
15 20 (3.85%) Fidessa
16 18 (3.46%) GoldenSource
17 15 (2.88%) ION Trading
18 13 (2.50%) Avaya
19 12 (2.31%) CheckPoint
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