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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters
Rank 686 581 636
Rank change year-on-year
-105 +55
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 177 293 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.63% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 143 205 198
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year
+34.32% +27.61%
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
47203 46174 48333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.31% 47.11% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38996 36989 40351
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -56 175 £42,500 - 17
South East -18 1 £55,000 +107.54%
East of England - 1 £55,000 -
Reuters
UK

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 386 (80.42%) Bloomberg
2 286 (59.58%) Windows
3 251 (52.29%) Finance
4 222 (46.25%) Active Directory
5 215 (44.79%) Microsoft
6 153 (31.88%) Banking
7 144 (30.00%) Blackberry
8 137 (28.54%) MS Office
9 132 (27.50%) MS Exchange
10 130 (27.08%) Windows 7
11 126 (26.25%) MS Excel
12 112 (23.33%) ITIL
13 101 (21.04%) Citrix
14 91 (18.96%) SQL
15 86 (17.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 85 (17.71%) Linux
17 81 (16.88%) Hedge funds
18 80 (16.67%) UNIX
19 77 (16.04%) Investment Banking
20 74 (15.42%) Cisco
21 73 (15.21%) Degree
22 72 (15.00%) TCP/IP
23 68 (14.17%) Front Office
24 66 (13.75%) VMware
24 66 (13.75%) DNS
25 62 (12.92%) SQL Server
26 56 (11.67%) Perl
27 55 (11.46%) Exchange Server 2010
28 54 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
29 52 (10.83%) Java

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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
1 132 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 86 (17.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 55 (11.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (3.33%) IBM Notes
6 14 (2.92%) TIBCO EMS
7 11 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.67%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.25%) Lotus Domino
11 5 (1.04%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.83%) Lync
13 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.63%) Apache
14 2 (0.42%) CMS
14 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.42%) JBoss
14 2 (0.42%) Drupal
14 2 (0.42%) nginx
15 1 (0.21%) WorkSite
Applications
1 137 (28.54%) MS Office
2 126 (26.25%) MS Excel
3 47 (9.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.63%) MS Project
5 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (5.63%) RMDS
2 24 (5.00%) Eikon
3 15 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
4 14 (2.92%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (1.88%) ION MarketView
5 9 (1.88%) 3000 Xtra
6 6 (1.25%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.83%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.83%) Advent Moxy
8 1 (0.21%) Kondor+
8 1 (0.21%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.21%) HiPortfolio
8 1 (0.21%) Summit
8 1 (0.21%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.21%) Tesseract
8 1 (0.21%) Minerva
8 1 (0.21%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.83%) SaaS
2 3 (0.63%) Office 365
2 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 66 (13.75%) DNS
3 52 (10.83%) WAN
4 47 (9.79%) LAN
5 42 (8.75%) VPN
6 36 (7.50%) SAN
7 29 (6.04%) Firewall
8 24 (5.00%) IP Telephony
9 21 (4.38%) Network Security
9 21 (4.38%) Multicast
10 18 (3.75%) DHCP
11 15 (3.13%) VLAN
12 13 (2.71%) FTP
12 13 (2.71%) VoIP
13 12 (2.50%) Cisco IPT
13 12 (2.50%) iSCSI
14 9 (1.88%) Cisco IOS
15 7 (1.46%) NAS
15 7 (1.46%) LDAP
16 6 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.63%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.92%) RDBMS
4 10 (2.08%) MySQL
5 8 (1.67%) Informix
6 7 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.04%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.04%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.04%) Spotfire
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (1.04%) QlikView
7 5 (1.04%) OLAP
7 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.83%) KDB
8 4 (0.83%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.83%) Big Data
9 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.83%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (0.42%) NUnit
3 2 (0.42%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.21%) JUnit
4 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.21%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.21%) Subversion
4 1 (0.21%) Maven
4 1 (0.21%) JIRA
4 1 (0.21%) Moq
4 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.21%) Hudson
4 1 (0.21%) Capybara
4 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.21%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (0.21%) Sublime Text
General
1 251 (52.29%) Finance
2 153 (31.88%) Banking
3 77 (16.04%) Investment Banking
4 68 (14.17%) Front Office
5 29 (6.04%) Back Office
6 20 (4.17%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.67%) Legal
9 7 (1.46%) Private Banking
10 6 (1.25%) Marketing
11 3 (0.63%) French Language
11 3 (0.63%) German Language
11 3 (0.63%) Advertising
12 2 (0.42%) Law
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 161 (33.54%) Analyst
2 85 (17.71%) Desktop Support
3 81 (16.88%) Support Analyst
4 60 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 50 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support
6 47 (9.79%) Service Desk Analyst
6 47 (9.79%) Service Analyst
7 41 (8.54%) Developer
8 33 (6.88%) Applications Support
9 27 (5.63%) Desktop Engineer
10 25 (5.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 24 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 24 (5.00%) Technical Support
12 21 (4.38%) Desktop Analyst
13 20 (4.17%) IT Support
14 18 (3.75%) Market Data Engineer
14 18 (3.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 17 (3.54%) Technical Analyst
15 17 (3.54%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 17 (3.54%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.58%) .NET
2 21 (4.38%) FIX Protocol
3 16 (3.33%) Rendezvous
4 8 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (1.67%) Spring
5 7 (1.46%) AngularJS
6 6 (1.25%) WPF
6 6 (1.25%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (1.25%) J2EE
7 5 (1.04%) WCF
8 4 (0.83%) Application Packaging
8 4 (0.83%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.83%) Web Services
8 4 (0.83%) Swing
9 3 (0.63%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.63%) XML
9 3 (0.63%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.63%) REST
10 2 (0.42%) jQuery
10 2 (0.42%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 144 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 81 (16.88%) Hedge funds
3 47 (9.79%) Fixed Income
4 44 (9.17%) Equities
5 27 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (5.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (4.17%) Derivative
7 20 (4.17%) Computer Science
7 20 (4.17%) iPhone
8 16 (3.33%) Fat Client
8 16 (3.33%) iPad
8 16 (3.33%) Thin Client
9 14 (2.92%) Video Conferencing
10 12 (2.50%) Reference Data
11 10 (2.08%) Management Information System
11 10 (2.08%) PDA
12 9 (1.88%) Open Source
13 7 (1.46%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.46%) Grid Computing
14 6 (1.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 286 (59.58%) Windows
2 130 (27.08%) Windows 7
3 85 (17.71%) Linux
4 80 (16.67%) UNIX
5 54 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (10.63%) Windows XP
7 34 (7.08%) Windows 8
8 31 (6.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (4.17%) Android
12 19 (3.96%) CentOS
13 17 (3.54%) Solaris
14 12 (2.50%) Mac OS X
15 11 (2.29%) SUSE
15 11 (2.29%) Debian
16 9 (1.88%) Windows Vista
17 8 (1.67%) Ubuntu
18 7 (1.46%) Fedora
19 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (23.33%) ITIL
2 42 (8.75%) Electronic Trading
3 37 (7.71%) Asset Management
4 29 (6.04%) Investment Management
5 24 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (3.96%) Change Management
6 19 (3.96%) OO
7 17 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (3.54%) Low Latency
8 14 (2.92%) Project Management
9 13 (2.71%) E-Commerce
9 13 (2.71%) People Management
10 12 (2.50%) Risk Management
10 12 (2.50%) Multithreading
11 11 (2.29%) Problem Management
11 11 (2.29%) Unit Testing
12 10 (2.08%) Time Management
12 10 (2.08%) Data Architecture
13 9 (1.88%) Data Analysis
13 9 (1.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 91 (18.96%) SQL
2 56 (11.67%) Perl
3 52 (10.83%) Java
4 49 (10.21%) Python
5 44 (9.17%) C#
6 36 (7.50%) Bash Shell
7 29 (6.04%) Shell Script
8 28 (5.83%) C++
9 21 (4.38%) PowerShell
10 15 (3.13%) JavaScript
10 15 (3.13%) VBScript
11 11 (2.29%) VBA
12 9 (1.88%) VB
12 9 (1.88%) Tcl
13 8 (1.67%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.67%) Korn
14 7 (1.46%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.25%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.25%) C-shell
16 4 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 73 (15.21%) Degree
2 33 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (6.04%) MCSE
4 24 (5.00%) MCSA
5 15 (3.13%) MCP
6 9 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.67%) CCNA
8 7 (1.46%) MOS
9 6 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.83%) MCDST
10 4 (0.83%) MCITP
11 3 (0.63%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.42%) CCNP
12 2 (0.42%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.42%) VCP4
13 1 (0.21%) ISEB
13 1 (0.21%) MCT
13 1 (0.21%) CCIE
13 1 (0.21%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.54%) SLA
2 13 (2.71%) QA
3 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 222 (46.25%) Active Directory
2 46 (9.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (6.04%) XenApp
4 24 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 19 (3.96%) Xen
6 17 (3.54%) vSphere
7 14 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (2.50%) MetaFrame
9 3 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.42%) Varnish
11 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 28 (5.83%) SCCM
2 19 (3.96%) NetBackup
3 17 (3.54%) ITRS Geneos
4 14 (2.92%) Puppet
5 6 (1.25%) WSUS
6 5 (1.04%) Zenoss
6 5 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.63%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.42%) Salt
9 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.21%) Nagios
9 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.21%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 386 (80.42%) Bloomberg
2 215 (44.79%) Microsoft
3 101 (21.04%) Citrix
4 74 (15.42%) Cisco
5 66 (13.75%) VMware
6 44 (9.17%) Fidessa
7 41 (8.54%) FactSet
8 38 (7.92%) Oracle
9 37 (7.71%) Avaya
10 35 (7.29%) HP
11 26 (5.42%) Red Hat
12 24 (5.00%) Sybase
13 23 (4.79%) Symantec
14 20 (4.17%) TIBCO
15 19 (3.96%) SimCorp
16 18 (3.75%) Wyse
17 17 (3.54%) Dell
18 16 (3.33%) Lotus
18 16 (3.33%) CQG
18 16 (3.33%) Patsystems
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