The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Graduate
Rank 585 593 591
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 27 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.081% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.087% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 17
Average salary £23,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,300 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,623 £23,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-10.33% +15.00%
IT Graduate
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39456 40353 41571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 33025 35449
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Graduate in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in London

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

IT Graduate Salary Trend in London

IT Graduate
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Graduate across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

IT Graduate Salary Histogram in London

IT Graduate
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Graduate within the London 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £22,000 -
City of London -12 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Croydon - 2 £22,000 - 2
Chiswick - 1 £25,500 - 1
IT Graduate
England

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT Graduate in their job title 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 with IT Graduate in their job title.

1 29 (63.04%) Degree
2 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (32.61%) Mathematics
4 13 (28.26%) Computer Science
5 10 (21.74%) Windows
5 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
6 9 (19.57%) Finance
7 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 6 (13.04%) VMware
7 6 (13.04%) Hedge funds
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (10.87%) VPN
8 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.70%) Citrix
9 4 (8.70%) DNS
9 4 (8.70%) Cisco
9 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
9 4 (8.70%) MS Office
9 4 (8.70%) Linux
9 4 (8.70%) SQL
9 4 (8.70%) .NET
9 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
10 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
10 3 (6.52%) Oracle
10 3 (6.52%) OO
10 3 (6.52%) VoIP
11 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
11 2 (4.35%) Firewall

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT Graduate in their job title 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 with IT Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.35%) GroupWise
3 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) VPN
2 4 (8.70%) DNS
3 3 (6.52%) VoIP
4 2 (4.35%) DHCP
4 2 (4.35%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) VLAN
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) FTP
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) IPv4
5 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) MS Access
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.35%) Front Office
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (32.61%) Mathematics
3 13 (28.26%) Computer Science
4 6 (13.04%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.17%) Physics
5 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.70%) Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.35%) UNIX
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.52%) OO
2 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
2 2 (4.35%) ERP
2 2 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.17%) Business Transformation
3 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.35%) C#
2 2 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) C
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (63.04%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Sun Certification
2 2 (4.35%) MCITP
2 2 (4.35%) MCP
2 2 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) VCP4
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) VMware
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco
3 4 (8.70%) Citrix
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.35%) NetApp
5 2 (4.35%) Novell
5 2 (4.35%) Lotus
6 1 (2.17%) Apple
6 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Adobe
6 1 (2.17%) Fidessa
6 1 (2.17%) Google
6 1 (2.17%) Fujitsu
Croydon, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Networking People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Enfield
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k - 24k per year + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Chiswick
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago