The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FactSet products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FactSet over the 3 months to 1 September 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 FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FactSet
Rank 619 615 618
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 9 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.030% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% 0.065% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 11
Average salary £32,500 £72,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.17% +93.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £27,500
FactSet
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19927 21689 20208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.58% 46.05% 45.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16854 17873 16887
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

FactSet
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

FactSet Jobs Demand Trend in London

FactSet
Salary Trend in London

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

FactSet Salary Trend in London

FactSet
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FactSet across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

FactSet Salary Histogram in London

FactSet
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FactSet within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
City of London +24 2 £53,250 -26.55%
FactSet
England

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing FactSet 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 FactSet.

1 32 (96.97%) Bloomberg
2 31 (93.94%) Finance
3 24 (72.73%) SimCorp
3 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 24 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 23 (69.70%) Windows
4 23 (69.70%) TCP/IP
4 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
4 23 (69.70%) Dynamics GP
4 23 (69.70%) VMware
4 23 (69.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (51.52%) Reuters
5 17 (51.52%) VoIP
6 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 15 (45.45%) vSphere
7 14 (42.42%) Trend Micro
7 14 (42.42%) Windows 7
7 14 (42.42%) Ethernet
7 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
7 14 (42.42%) HP
8 9 (27.27%) Mitel
8 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (27.27%) SAN
8 9 (27.27%) Tivoli
8 9 (27.27%) Cisco
8 9 (27.27%) CCNA
8 9 (27.27%) Blackberry
8 9 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (27.27%) DNS
8 9 (27.27%) VMware ESXi

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing FactSet 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 FactSet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 9 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (3.03%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) TCP/IP
2 17 (51.52%) VoIP
3 14 (42.42%) Ethernet
4 9 (27.27%) DNS
4 9 (27.27%) SAN
5 6 (18.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
General
1 31 (93.94%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Support Technician
1 14 (42.42%) IT Support Technician
1 14 (42.42%) IT Support
2 10 (30.30%) Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Support Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (24.24%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (21.21%) Network Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Server Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Business Manager
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Market Data Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 8 (24.24%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.03%) Equities
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Windows 7
3 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Investment Management
2 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Time Management
4 2 (6.06%) Fund Management
4 2 (6.06%) Data Management
4 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) CCNA
1 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
1 23 (69.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (45.45%) vSphere
3 9 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Bloomberg
2 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 24 (72.73%) SimCorp
3 23 (69.70%) VMware
4 17 (51.52%) Reuters
5 14 (42.42%) Trend Micro
5 14 (42.42%) HP
6 9 (27.27%) Cisco
6 9 (27.27%) Mitel
7 1 (3.03%) StatPro
7 1 (3.03%) Charles River
7 1 (3.03%) SunGard
7 1 (3.03%) RIMES
7 1 (3.03%) BI-SAM
7 1 (3.03%) Advent