The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 515 494 584
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +90
Permanent jobs citing GIS 103 120 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.28% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.62% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 67 88 31
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -1.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
GIS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17808 19459 20113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.65% 45.34% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14720 15437 16653
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in London

GIS
Salary Trend in London

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

GIS Salary Trend in London

GIS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in London

GIS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 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 +6 21 £46,250 -45.58% 2
Teddington +9 12 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Wimbledon - 9 £52,500 -
Docklands, London - 7 - -
New Malden - 3 £50,000 -
Feltham - 1 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
GIS
England

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 71 (32.27%) Degree
2 60 (27.27%) Finance
3 58 (26.36%) Security Cleared
4 57 (25.91%) Windows
5 51 (23.18%) SQL
6 49 (22.27%) DV Cleared
7 48 (21.82%) Java
8 46 (20.91%) SC Cleared
9 45 (20.45%) ITIL
10 40 (18.18%) Configuration Management
11 39 (17.73%) Oracle
11 39 (17.73%) Analytical Skills
12 38 (17.27%) Linux
13 37 (16.82%) C#
13 37 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (16.36%) Python
15 35 (15.91%) C
16 34 (15.45%) SQL Server
16 34 (15.45%) UNIX
17 33 (15.00%) SAP
18 32 (14.55%) Migration
19 31 (14.09%) Data Migration
20 30 (13.64%) Computer Science
21 29 (13.18%) JavaScript
22 28 (12.73%) Web Services
22 28 (12.73%) CAD
22 28 (12.73%) Active Directory
23 27 (12.27%) SAP HR
23 27 (12.27%) SAP R/3
23 27 (12.27%) SAP FI

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (6.36%) SAS
2 13 (5.91%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 11 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (3.18%) ArcGIS
5 4 (1.82%) WordPress
5 4 (1.82%) Smallworld
6 3 (1.36%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (0.91%) Documentum
8 1 (0.45%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.45%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.18%) SPSS
3 4 (1.82%) Open Workbench
3 4 (1.82%) AutoCAD
3 4 (1.82%) MS Project
3 4 (1.82%) MS Office
4 3 (1.36%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) Revit
Business Applications
1 27 (12.27%) SAP HR
1 27 (12.27%) SAP R/3
1 27 (12.27%) SAP FI
1 27 (12.27%) SAP MM
1 27 (12.27%) SAP PS
1 27 (12.27%) SAP FI/CO
1 27 (12.27%) SAP CO
1 27 (12.27%) SAP PM
1 27 (12.27%) SAP GTS
2 2 (0.91%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.82%) SaaS
2 2 (0.91%) Office 365
3 1 (0.45%) PaaS
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.00%) SAN
1 11 (5.00%) LAN
1 11 (5.00%) WAN
1 11 (5.00%) DHCP
1 11 (5.00%) DNS
2 3 (1.36%) GPON
3 2 (0.91%) Wireless
4 1 (0.45%) Internet
4 1 (0.45%) RTCP
4 1 (0.45%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.00%) Big Data
3 10 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.09%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.91%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.91%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (5.91%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (3.64%) Gradle
3 7 (3.18%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (2.73%) Facilita Forecast
4 6 (2.73%) JMeter
4 6 (2.73%) SilkPerformer
4 6 (2.73%) WinRunner
4 6 (2.73%) TestDirector
4 6 (2.73%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (2.73%) LoadRunner
5 5 (2.27%) Selenium
6 4 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 60 (27.27%) Finance
2 27 (12.27%) Aerospace
3 7 (3.18%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.82%) Legal
4 4 (1.82%) Retail
5 3 (1.36%) Games
5 3 (1.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.45%) Local Government
6 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 44 (20.00%) Developer
2 38 (17.27%) Consultant
3 35 (15.91%) Analyst
4 27 (12.27%) SAP Consultant
4 27 (12.27%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 27 (12.27%) Managing Consultant
5 19 (8.64%) Systems Engineer
6 18 (8.18%) Software Developer
7 14 (6.36%) Data Analyst
7 14 (6.36%) Java Developer
7 14 (6.36%) Test Engineer
8 13 (5.91%) Systems Test Engineer
8 13 (5.91%) Migration Engineer
8 13 (5.91%) GIS Analyst
8 13 (5.91%) Data Migration Engineer
9 11 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 9 (4.09%) Architect
10 9 (4.09%) Project Manager
10 9 (4.09%) Senior Manager
10 9 (4.09%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.73%) Web Services
2 27 (12.27%) BAPI
3 24 (10.91%) HTML
3 24 (10.91%) jQuery
4 19 (8.64%) HTML5
5 18 (8.18%) CSS
5 18 (8.18%) Ext JS
6 17 (7.73%) Java SE
6 17 (7.73%) .NET
7 15 (6.82%) AngularJS
7 15 (6.82%) Leaflet
7 15 (6.82%) Backbone.js
7 15 (6.82%) LESS
7 15 (6.82%) Django
8 11 (5.00%) YAML
8 11 (5.00%) YUI
9 9 (4.09%) JSP
9 9 (4.09%) XML
10 8 (3.64%) AWT
10 8 (3.64%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.73%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 20 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 18 (8.18%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.45%) Mathematics
6 8 (3.64%) Open Source
7 7 (3.18%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.73%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.27%) Statistics
9 5 (2.27%) Physics
10 4 (1.82%) SCADA
10 4 (1.82%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.36%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.36%) PKI
11 3 (1.36%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.91%) CESG
12 2 (0.91%) CESG CLAS
13 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.45%) iPhone
13 1 (0.45%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 57 (25.91%) Windows
2 38 (17.27%) Linux
3 34 (15.45%) UNIX
4 21 (9.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.91%) Android
8 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.45%) ITIL
2 40 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 37 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (14.55%) Migration
5 31 (14.09%) Data Migration
6 28 (12.73%) CAD
7 27 (12.27%) EAM
7 27 (12.27%) PLM
7 27 (12.27%) Document Management
7 27 (12.27%) SAP Implementation
8 24 (10.91%) ETL
9 23 (10.45%) Test Scripting
10 21 (9.55%) Project Management
11 19 (8.64%) Scrum
12 18 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (8.18%) PRINCE2
13 17 (7.73%) Image Processing
13 17 (7.73%) Analytics
14 16 (7.27%) Automated Testing
15 15 (6.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (23.18%) SQL
2 48 (21.82%) Java
3 37 (16.82%) C#
4 36 (16.36%) Python
5 35 (15.91%) C
6 29 (13.18%) JavaScript
7 25 (11.36%) C++
8 11 (5.00%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.64%) R
10 7 (3.18%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.73%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.73%) VB
12 4 (1.82%) PHP
13 3 (1.36%) VBA
14 2 (0.91%) VB6
15 1 (0.45%) VBScript
15 1 (0.45%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 71 (32.27%) Degree
2 58 (26.36%) Security Cleared
3 49 (22.27%) DV Cleared
4 46 (20.91%) SC Cleared
5 18 (8.18%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (6.36%) PhD
6 14 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (5.00%) CCNP
8 11 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (5.00%) MCSE
8 11 (5.00%) MCSA
9 10 (4.55%) ISTQB
10 9 (4.09%) CISSP
10 9 (4.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (3.18%) CISA
11 7 (3.18%) CISM
12 6 (2.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 6 (2.73%) APMP
13 4 (1.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.27%) JSP 440
2 4 (1.82%) SLA
3 3 (1.36%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.91%) COBIT
4 2 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 28 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.00%) vSphere
3 4 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.45%) XenApp
4 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) SCCM
1 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (17.73%) Oracle
2 33 (15.00%) SAP
3 25 (11.36%) Microsoft
4 18 (8.18%) ESRI
4 18 (8.18%) Citrix
5 15 (6.82%) VMware
6 13 (5.91%) HP
7 12 (5.45%) EMC
7 12 (5.45%) Cisco
8 11 (5.00%) Juniper
9 10 (4.55%) Mapinfo
10 9 (4.09%) Tableau
11 7 (3.18%) Cyber-Ark
12 6 (2.73%) Siebel
13 5 (2.27%) Business Objects
14 3 (1.36%) Sophos
14 3 (1.36%) Google
14 3 (1.36%) Lumension
15 2 (0.91%) Unica
15 2 (0.91%) Omniture
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