The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters 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 Reuters over the 3 months to 28 May 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 Reuters Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters
Rank 415 444 384
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -60
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 236 249 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.50% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.07% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 191 187 169
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
Reuters
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
20257 23189 20469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.27% 46.18% 46.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16967 19238 16874
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +0.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in London

Reuters
Salary Trend in London

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

Reuters Salary Trend in London

Reuters
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reuters across the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Reuters Salary Histogram in London

Reuters
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 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 +44 60 £42,500 - 9
Mayfair -5 3 £40,000 -27.27%
Docklands, London +6 2 - -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 312 (75.91%) Bloomberg
2 260 (63.26%) Finance
3 223 (54.26%) Windows
4 169 (41.12%) Microsoft
5 167 (40.63%) Active Directory
6 140 (34.06%) Banking
7 124 (30.17%) Blackberry
8 115 (27.98%) MS Excel
9 105 (25.55%) SQL
10 102 (24.82%) ITIL
10 102 (24.82%) Linux
11 98 (23.84%) MS Office
12 97 (23.60%) SQL Server
13 82 (19.95%) Windows 7
14 78 (18.98%) VMware
15 76 (18.49%) Front Office
16 73 (17.76%) MS Exchange
17 71 (17.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 65 (15.82%) Perl
19 64 (15.57%) DNS
20 63 (15.33%) Citrix
21 61 (14.84%) UNIX
22 60 (14.60%) Python
23 59 (14.36%) Cisco
23 59 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
24 57 (13.87%) Degree
25 49 (11.92%) Shell Script
26 48 (11.68%) FactSet
27 47 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
28 43 (10.46%) TCP/IP

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Reuters 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 Reuters. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 73 (17.76%) MS Exchange
2 71 (17.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (3.41%) Apache
5 13 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (2.92%) nginx
6 12 (2.92%) Drupal
6 12 (2.92%) CMS
7 9 (2.19%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.22%) Apache Spark
10 5 (1.22%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.22%) IIS
10 5 (1.22%) Lync
11 4 (0.97%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.24%) MTS
13 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 115 (27.98%) MS Excel
2 98 (23.84%) MS Office
3 24 (5.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (8.27%) RMDS
2 20 (4.87%) Dynamics GP
3 11 (2.68%) Eikon
4 9 (2.19%) ION MarketView
5 8 (1.95%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.73%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.49%) 3000 Xtra
7 2 (0.49%) Finacle
7 2 (0.49%) Kondor+
7 2 (0.49%) HiPortfolio
8 1 (0.24%) Summit
8 1 (0.24%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.43%) Mimecast
2 7 (1.70%) SaaS
2 7 (1.70%) Office 365
3 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (15.57%) DNS
2 43 (10.46%) TCP/IP
3 36 (8.76%) Firewall
4 35 (8.52%) LAN
4 35 (8.52%) VPN
4 35 (8.52%) WAN
5 25 (6.08%) SAN
6 22 (5.35%) VLAN
7 21 (5.11%) Network Security
8 20 (4.87%) VoIP
9 18 (4.38%) SSL
10 13 (3.16%) IP Telephony
11 12 (2.92%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (2.43%) DHCP
13 8 (1.95%) Multicast
14 4 (0.97%) Cisco PIX
14 4 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (0.97%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.87%) KDB
3 16 (3.89%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.65%) MySQL
4 15 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (3.65%) NoSQL
5 10 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.95%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.95%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.95%) Big Data
7 7 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.46%) Informix
8 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.22%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.22%) OLAP
9 5 (1.22%) QlikView
9 5 (1.22%) Spotfire
9 5 (1.22%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.97%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.73%) Subversion
3 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.24%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (0.24%) Sublime Text
4 1 (0.24%) Capybara
4 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.24%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.24%) MSI
4 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.24%) JUnit
4 1 (0.24%) JMeter
4 1 (0.24%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.24%) Maven
4 1 (0.24%) Selenium
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.24%) JIRA
4 1 (0.24%) Hudson
4 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
General
1 260 (63.26%) Finance
2 140 (34.06%) Banking
3 76 (18.49%) Front Office
4 40 (9.73%) Investment Banking
5 26 (6.33%) Financial Institution
5 26 (6.33%) Back Office
6 7 (1.70%) Marketing
7 3 (0.73%) Law
7 3 (0.73%) Games
8 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.49%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Advertising
9 1 (0.24%) Retail
9 1 (0.24%) French Language
9 1 (0.24%) German Language
9 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 157 (38.20%) Analyst
2 102 (24.82%) Support Analyst
3 67 (16.30%) Support Engineer
4 59 (14.36%) Desktop Support
5 56 (13.63%) Applications Support
6 33 (8.03%) 2nd Line Support
7 30 (7.30%) Service Analyst
8 29 (7.06%) Service Desk Analyst
9 25 (6.08%) Developer
9 25 (6.08%) Desktop Analyst
10 24 (5.84%) Desktop Engineer
11 22 (5.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 22 (5.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (5.35%) Market Data Engineer
12 21 (5.11%) Senior Support Engineer
13 20 (4.87%) Applications Support Analyst
14 18 (4.38%) Technical Support
15 17 (4.14%) Network Engineer
15 17 (4.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 16 (3.89%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.33%) .NET
2 22 (5.35%) Rendezvous
3 13 (3.16%) REST
4 11 (2.68%) TIBCO EMS
5 10 (2.43%) FIX Protocol
6 9 (2.19%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.70%) AngularJS
7 7 (1.70%) Middleware
7 7 (1.70%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (1.70%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (1.46%) Spring
9 5 (1.22%) Hibernate
9 5 (1.22%) Application Packaging
10 4 (0.97%) WCF
10 4 (0.97%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 4 (0.97%) Swing
10 4 (0.97%) JMS
11 3 (0.73%) WPF
12 2 (0.49%) jQuery
12 2 (0.49%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 124 (30.17%) Blackberry
2 40 (9.73%) Hedge funds
3 35 (8.52%) Fixed Income
4 27 (6.57%) Equities
5 26 (6.33%) Derivative
6 24 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (5.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (4.14%) iPhone
8 17 (4.14%) Data Centre
9 14 (3.41%) PDA
10 12 (2.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 11 (2.68%) Computer Science
12 10 (2.43%) iPad
13 9 (2.19%) Eurex
13 9 (2.19%) Thin Client
13 9 (2.19%) Fat Client
14 8 (1.95%) Smartphone
15 7 (1.70%) SWIFT
15 7 (1.70%) Reference Data
16 6 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 223 (54.26%) Windows
2 102 (24.82%) Linux
3 82 (19.95%) Windows 7
4 61 (14.84%) UNIX
5 47 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (9.25%) Windows XP
7 24 (5.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (4.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (4.62%) Windows 8
9 19 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (3.65%) CentOS
11 13 (3.16%) SUSE
11 13 (3.16%) Debian
12 10 (2.43%) Android
12 10 (2.43%) Ubuntu
13 8 (1.95%) Solaris
14 7 (1.70%) Fedora
15 5 (1.22%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.73%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (24.82%) ITIL
2 25 (6.08%) Investment Management
3 19 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (4.62%) Asset Management
3 19 (4.62%) Service Management
4 18 (4.38%) DNA
5 17 (4.14%) Project Management
6 16 (3.89%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (3.89%) Data Management
6 16 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (3.65%) Configuration Management
7 15 (3.65%) OO
7 15 (3.65%) Migration
8 14 (3.41%) Problem Management
9 13 (3.16%) Time Management
10 12 (2.92%) ITIL V2
10 12 (2.92%) DDoS Mitigation
11 11 (2.68%) Low Latency
11 11 (2.68%) Electronic Trading
11 11 (2.68%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 105 (25.55%) SQL
2 65 (15.82%) Perl
3 60 (14.60%) Python
4 49 (11.92%) Shell Script
5 41 (9.98%) C#
6 31 (7.54%) Java
7 30 (7.30%) Bash Shell
8 22 (5.35%) C++
9 17 (4.14%) JavaScript
10 13 (3.16%) C
10 13 (3.16%) PHP
11 11 (2.68%) Tcl
12 10 (2.43%) Korn
13 8 (1.95%) Ruby
14 7 (1.70%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.70%) C-shell
15 5 (1.22%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.22%) VBA
16 4 (0.97%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.73%) AWK
Qualifications
1 57 (13.87%) Degree
2 40 (9.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (6.57%) MCSA
4 24 (5.84%) MCSE
5 16 (3.89%) CCNA
5 16 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.70%) MCP
7 6 (1.46%) MCITP
7 6 (1.46%) MCDST
8 3 (0.73%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.24%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.24%) PMP
9 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.24%) ACCA
9 1 (0.24%) CIMA
9 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.68%) SLA
3 4 (0.97%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 167 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 59 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (5.84%) XenApp
4 21 (5.11%) vSphere
4 21 (5.11%) Hyper-V
4 21 (5.11%) Xen
5 20 (4.87%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (2.92%) Varnish
6 12 (2.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.22%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (6.57%) SCCM
2 15 (3.65%) Puppet
3 14 (3.41%) ITRS Geneos
4 12 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (2.92%) Salt
5 10 (2.43%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.46%) Zenoss
7 3 (0.73%) Dollar Universe
7 3 (0.73%) SCOM
7 3 (0.73%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.24%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.24%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.24%) Control-M
8 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.24%) WSUS
8 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 312 (75.91%) Bloomberg
2 169 (41.12%) Microsoft
3 78 (18.98%) VMware
4 63 (15.33%) Citrix
5 59 (14.36%) Cisco
6 48 (11.68%) FactSet
7 42 (10.22%) Sybase
8 36 (8.76%) Oracle
9 28 (6.81%) Fidessa
10 27 (6.57%) TIBCO
11 22 (5.35%) SimCorp
12 20 (4.87%) HP
13 19 (4.62%) Red Hat
14 18 (4.38%) Wyse
15 17 (4.14%) Avaya
16 14 (3.41%) Tradeweb
16 14 (3.41%) Caplin
17 13 (3.16%) Kalahari
18 12 (2.92%) Dell
18 12 (2.92%) SaltStack
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