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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FactSet
Rank 592 609 613
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 34 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.046% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.098% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 9
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -32.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - -
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
20306 21523 20795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.09% 46.95% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17082 17625 17256
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +0.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +7 16 £35,000 -36.36% 2
FactSet
England

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 66 (78.57%) Finance
2 58 (69.05%) Bloomberg
3 52 (61.90%) Windows
4 48 (57.14%) Reuters
5 46 (54.76%) Microsoft
6 39 (46.43%) Investment Management
7 38 (45.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (45.24%) Active Directory
7 38 (45.24%) Cisco
7 38 (45.24%) VMware
8 31 (36.90%) MS Excel
9 28 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 28 (33.33%) SQL
9 28 (33.33%) Front Office
10 26 (30.95%) SimCorp
11 25 (29.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (29.76%) C#
11 25 (29.76%) Blackberry
12 24 (28.57%) VBA
13 23 (27.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 22 (26.19%) MS Exchange
14 22 (26.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 21 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (23.81%) SAN
16 20 (23.81%) TCP/IP
16 20 (23.81%) DNS
16 20 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (23.81%) Dynamics GP
16 20 (23.81%) vSphere
16 20 (23.81%) VMware ESXi

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 22 (26.19%) MS Exchange
1 22 (26.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 18 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (36.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (23.81%) Dynamics GP
2 19 (22.62%) thinkFolio
3 1 (1.19%) Beauchamp
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) TCP/IP
1 20 (23.81%) DNS
1 20 (23.81%) SAN
2 16 (19.05%) VLAN
3 7 (8.33%) VoIP
4 3 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (29.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (27.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 66 (78.57%) Finance
2 28 (33.33%) Front Office
3 19 (22.62%) Banking
4 18 (21.43%) Back Office
5 3 (3.57%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (38.10%) Support Engineer
2 19 (22.62%) Analyst
3 18 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 18 (21.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 18 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
4 14 (16.67%) Developer
4 14 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Applications Support
6 11 (13.10%) Support Analyst
7 10 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Senior Support Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) Middleware
2 7 (8.33%) .NET
3 3 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.38%) WCF
4 2 (2.38%) WPF
4 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.19%) Web Services
5 1 (1.19%) HTML
5 1 (1.19%) jQuery
5 1 (1.19%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.19%) Ajax
5 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.76%) Blackberry
2 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.90%) Equities
4 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.38%) Statistics
5 2 (2.38%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.19%) Physics
6 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.19%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.19%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 52 (61.90%) Windows
2 8 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.57%) UNIX
3 3 (3.57%) Linux
3 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (46.43%) Investment Management
2 20 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (20.24%) Asset Management
4 5 (5.95%) Change Management
4 5 (5.95%) Business Analysis
4 5 (5.95%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 5 (5.95%) Fund Management
4 5 (5.95%) Integration Testing
4 5 (5.95%) Test Scripting
5 4 (4.76%) System Testing
5 4 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (4.76%) Time Management
6 2 (2.38%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.19%) Workflow
7 1 (1.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.19%) TDD
7 1 (1.19%) Data Management
7 1 (1.19%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.33%) SQL
2 25 (29.76%) C#
3 24 (28.57%) VBA
4 19 (22.62%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.95%) VB
6 3 (3.57%) VBScript
6 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.38%) C++
7 2 (2.38%) Java
8 1 (1.19%) C
8 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (21.43%) MCSE
2 18 (21.43%) MCSA
3 4 (4.76%) CCNA
3 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 38 (45.24%) Active Directory
1 38 (45.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (23.81%) vSphere
2 20 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 18 (21.43%) XenApp
3 18 (21.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (69.05%) Bloomberg
2 48 (57.14%) Reuters
3 46 (54.76%) Microsoft
4 38 (45.24%) Cisco
4 38 (45.24%) VMware
5 26 (30.95%) SimCorp
6 18 (21.43%) Citrix
6 18 (21.43%) Wyse
7 8 (9.52%) Sophis
7 8 (9.52%) Charles River
8 7 (8.33%) Mitel
9 5 (5.95%) Vermilion
10 4 (4.76%) EMC
11 3 (3.57%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.38%) Oracle
13 1 (1.19%) SunGard
13 1 (1.19%) Advent
13 1 (1.19%) BI-SAM
13 1 (1.19%) MathWorks
13 1 (1.19%) StatPro
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum To 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Loads of benefits/bonuses etc
Posted: 3 days ago