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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 542 564 535
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Permanent jobs citing GIS 90 87 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.40% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 44 60 56
Average salary £49,750 £50,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.50% +40.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £26,350 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
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
20304 21914 20546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.72% 45.08% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16489 17850 16663
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +14 15 £42,500 +12.58% 2
Teddington -8 3 £47,500 -5.00% 1
New Malden +4 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Wimbledon -6 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Feltham - 2 £42,250 -
Croydon -3 1 £29,500 +34.09%
Canary Wharf - 1 £77,500 -
GIS
England

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 56 (30.27%) Degree
2 47 (25.41%) Finance
3 43 (23.24%) SQL
4 42 (22.70%) Security Cleared
5 40 (21.62%) Configuration Management
6 39 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (21.08%) DV Cleared
7 37 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 36 (19.46%) ITIL
9 35 (18.92%) Web Services
10 33 (17.84%) SAP
10 33 (17.84%) Project Management
11 32 (17.30%) C
12 29 (15.68%) CAD
13 27 (14.59%) Python
14 26 (14.05%) Oracle
14 26 (14.05%) SAP FI
14 26 (14.05%) SAP CO
14 26 (14.05%) SAP FI/CO
15 25 (13.51%) BAPI
15 25 (13.51%) PLM
15 25 (13.51%) SAP PM
15 25 (13.51%) Document Management
15 25 (13.51%) Computer Science
15 25 (13.51%) SAP Implementation
15 25 (13.51%) SAP MM
15 25 (13.51%) SAP PS
15 25 (13.51%) EAM
15 25 (13.51%) SAP R/3
15 25 (13.51%) Aerospace

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 19 (10.27%) SAS
2 13 (7.03%) ArcGIS
3 6 (3.24%) nginx
3 6 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.08%) Smallworld
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.78%) SPSS
3 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) MS Office
4 1 (0.54%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 26 (14.05%) SAP FI
1 26 (14.05%) SAP CO
1 26 (14.05%) SAP FI/CO
2 25 (13.51%) SAP PM
2 25 (13.51%) SAP MM
2 25 (13.51%) SAP PS
2 25 (13.51%) SAP R/3
2 25 (13.51%) SAP HR
2 25 (13.51%) SAP GTS
3 14 (7.57%) Unica
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.70%) GitHub
3 2 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.49%) Intranet
2 8 (4.32%) HTTP
3 4 (2.16%) NAS
3 4 (2.16%) Firewall
4 2 (1.08%) Internet
4 2 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.57%) Big Data
3 12 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (6.49%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.78%) Redis
5 6 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.24%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.54%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.54%) QlikView
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.54%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.54%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 8 (4.32%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.78%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.24%) Bitbucket
4 5 (2.70%) JIRA
4 5 (2.70%) Selenium
4 5 (2.70%) SoapUI
4 5 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (2.16%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.08%) Gradle
7 1 (0.54%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.54%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.54%) Behat
General
1 47 (25.41%) Finance
2 25 (13.51%) Aerospace
3 19 (10.27%) Marketing
4 4 (2.16%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.62%) Games
5 3 (1.62%) Retail
6 2 (1.08%) Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) French Language
7 1 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 36 (19.46%) Consultant
2 27 (14.59%) Developer
3 25 (13.51%) SAP Consultant
3 25 (13.51%) SAP PLM Consultant
3 25 (13.51%) Managing Consultant
4 20 (10.81%) Senior Manager
4 20 (10.81%) Architect
5 17 (9.19%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (7.57%) Data Manager
6 14 (7.57%) CRM Manager
7 13 (7.03%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.03%) Enterprise Architect
7 13 (7.03%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 13 (7.03%) Integration Engineer
8 11 (5.95%) Analyst
9 10 (5.41%) Security Architect
9 10 (5.41%) Technical Manager
10 9 (4.86%) Python Developer
10 9 (4.86%) Enterprise Security Architect
11 8 (4.32%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (18.92%) Web Services
2 25 (13.51%) BAPI
3 14 (7.57%) Django
3 14 (7.57%) HTML
4 11 (5.95%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (4.32%) RESTful
5 8 (4.32%) CSS
5 8 (4.32%) JSP
5 8 (4.32%) XML
6 7 (3.78%) HTML5
7 6 (3.24%) PostGIS
7 6 (3.24%) MDX
7 6 (3.24%) .NET
8 5 (2.70%) Java SE
8 5 (2.70%) Celery
9 2 (1.08%) Core Animation
9 2 (1.08%) D3.js
9 2 (1.08%) UIKit
9 2 (1.08%) JSON
9 2 (1.08%) AWT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 25 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 23 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (8.65%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.86%) CESG
5 9 (4.86%) CESG CLAS
5 9 (4.86%) PKI
6 8 (4.32%) Visualisation
6 8 (4.32%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.24%) Social Media
7 6 (3.24%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.24%) Social Network
8 5 (2.70%) PMI
8 5 (2.70%) Statistics
8 5 (2.70%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.16%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.62%) Physics
11 2 (1.08%) Animation
11 2 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.54%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.43%) Windows
2 17 (9.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (5.95%) Linux
4 9 (4.86%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.78%) UNIX
6 5 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.70%) CentOS
6 5 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.62%) Configuration Management
2 39 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.46%) ITIL
4 33 (17.84%) Project Management
5 29 (15.68%) CAD
6 25 (13.51%) PLM
6 25 (13.51%) Document Management
6 25 (13.51%) SAP Implementation
6 25 (13.51%) EAM
7 21 (11.35%) Validation
8 18 (9.73%) ITIL V3
8 18 (9.73%) Analytics
8 18 (9.73%) Risk Management
9 17 (9.19%) Service Management
9 17 (9.19%) Enterprise Architecture
10 16 (8.65%) Software Engineering
10 16 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (8.11%) CRM
11 15 (8.11%) Information Security
11 15 (8.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (23.24%) SQL
2 32 (17.30%) C
3 27 (14.59%) Python
4 19 (10.27%) C#
5 15 (8.11%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.49%) Java
7 8 (4.32%) C++
8 6 (3.24%) R
9 5 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.70%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.08%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.08%) Magik
10 2 (1.08%) VBA
11 1 (0.54%) ABAP
11 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 56 (30.27%) Degree
2 42 (22.70%) Security Cleared
3 39 (21.08%) DV Cleared
4 14 (7.57%) MBA
5 12 (6.49%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.41%) CISSP
7 9 (4.86%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.70%) PMI Certification
9 4 (2.16%) MCITP
9 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.16%) PhD
9 4 (2.16%) MCSE
9 4 (2.16%) MCP
10 3 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (1.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.54%) SAP Certification
12 1 (0.54%) CISA
12 1 (0.54%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.27%) JSP 440
2 11 (5.95%) QA
3 8 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.32%) COBIT
4 7 (3.78%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.49%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.24%) Varnish
5 4 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (3.24%) Vagrant
1 6 (3.24%) HAProxy
1 6 (3.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (17.84%) SAP
2 26 (14.05%) Oracle
3 18 (9.73%) VMware
4 15 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 14 (7.57%) Epiphany
6 11 (5.95%) ESRI
7 8 (4.32%) Tableau
8 4 (2.16%) Autodesk
8 4 (2.16%) NetApp
9 3 (1.62%) Alteryx
10 2 (1.08%) Apple
10 2 (1.08%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.54%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.54%) HP
11 1 (0.54%) IBM
11 1 (0.54%) Cramer
11 1 (0.54%) Northgate
11 1 (0.54%) Syclo
11 1 (0.54%) Cyber-Ark
City, London
LEXSTRA
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Network Rail
Posted: 25 days ago