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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters
Rank 413 396 395
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 198 249 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.58% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 1.23% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 161 195 214
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+34.32% +21.81%
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
19831 20296 21156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 48.04% 47.50% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 16797 16431 17848
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 January 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 27 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 +19 59 £41,000 -3.52% 10
Mayfair -2 1 £40,000 -42.85%
Docklands, London -3 1 £38,500 -20.61%
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 406 (81.69%) Bloomberg
2 278 (55.94%) Windows
3 259 (52.11%) Finance
4 210 (42.25%) Active Directory
5 198 (39.84%) Microsoft
6 160 (32.19%) Banking
7 137 (27.57%) Blackberry
8 132 (26.56%) MS Exchange
9 131 (26.36%) MS Office
10 124 (24.95%) Windows 7
11 123 (24.75%) MS Excel
12 115 (23.14%) Linux
13 108 (21.73%) ITIL
14 105 (21.13%) UNIX
15 100 (20.12%) SQL
16 99 (19.92%) Citrix
17 96 (19.32%) Hedge funds
18 85 (17.10%) Investment Banking
19 79 (15.90%) Perl
20 77 (15.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 76 (15.29%) TCP/IP
22 72 (14.49%) Degree
23 70 (14.08%) DNS
24 69 (13.88%) Cisco
25 64 (12.88%) Front Office
26 61 (12.27%) Windows XP
26 61 (12.27%) Exchange Server 2010
27 58 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
28 56 (11.27%) VMware
29 55 (11.07%) WAN

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 132 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 77 (15.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 61 (12.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 48 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (3.02%) WebSphere
5 15 (3.02%) IBM Notes
6 14 (2.82%) TIBCO EMS
7 13 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.21%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.80%) Lync
10 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.60%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.60%) Apache
11 3 (0.60%) Mule
12 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.40%) JBoss
13 1 (0.20%) MTS
13 1 (0.20%) Node.js
13 1 (0.20%) WorkSite
Applications
1 131 (26.36%) MS Office
2 123 (24.75%) MS Excel
3 54 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (3.02%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.80%) MS Project
6 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 37 (7.44%) RMDS
2 26 (5.23%) Eikon
3 14 (2.82%) ION MarketView
4 13 (2.62%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (2.41%) 3000 Xtra
6 10 (2.01%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (1.01%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.80%) Advent Moxy
8 4 (0.80%) Front Arena
9 2 (0.40%) Summit
10 1 (0.20%) LatentZero
10 1 (0.20%) Tesseract
10 1 (0.20%) Minerva
10 1 (0.20%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.20%) Kondor+
10 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (15.29%) TCP/IP
2 70 (14.08%) DNS
3 55 (11.07%) WAN
4 51 (10.26%) LAN
5 43 (8.65%) VPN
6 36 (7.24%) SAN
7 35 (7.04%) Multicast
8 29 (5.84%) Firewall
9 22 (4.43%) IP Telephony
9 22 (4.43%) iSCSI
10 20 (4.02%) DHCP
10 20 (4.02%) FTP
11 19 (3.82%) Network Security
12 14 (2.82%) NAS
12 14 (2.82%) LDAP
13 12 (2.41%) Cisco IPT
13 12 (2.41%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (2.01%) VLAN
15 8 (1.61%) VoIP
16 6 (1.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.63%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.62%) RDBMS
4 8 (1.61%) MySQL
5 7 (1.41%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.21%) Informix
7 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.20%) MS Access
10 1 (0.20%) OLAP
10 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.20%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.80%) Subversion
2 4 (0.80%) Maven
2 4 (0.80%) JUnit
2 4 (0.80%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.60%) Ant
3 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (0.60%) Mockito
4 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.40%) NUnit
5 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.20%) Moq
5 1 (0.20%) JIRA
5 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.20%) Hudson
5 1 (0.20%) Capybara
5 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.20%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (0.20%) Sublime Text
General
1 259 (52.11%) Finance
2 160 (32.19%) Banking
3 85 (17.10%) Investment Banking
4 64 (12.88%) Front Office
5 31 (6.24%) Back Office
6 29 (5.84%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.41%) Legal
8 7 (1.41%) Advertising
8 7 (1.41%) Private Banking
9 4 (0.80%) French Language
9 4 (0.80%) German Language
10 2 (0.40%) Marketing
10 2 (0.40%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
11 1 (0.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 155 (31.19%) Analyst
2 85 (17.10%) Desktop Support
3 78 (15.69%) Support Analyst
4 51 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 47 (9.46%) 2nd Line Support
6 42 (8.45%) Developer
7 41 (8.25%) Service Analyst
7 41 (8.25%) Service Desk Analyst
8 37 (7.44%) Linux Engineer
9 33 (6.64%) Market Data Engineer
10 28 (5.63%) Applications Support
11 23 (4.63%) 3rd Line Support
12 22 (4.43%) Desktop Engineer
13 21 (4.23%) Desktop Analyst
14 20 (4.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 19 (3.82%) Administrator
15 19 (3.82%) IT Support
16 18 (3.62%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 18 (3.62%) Technical Analyst
17 17 (3.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.23%) .NET
1 21 (4.23%) Rendezvous
2 19 (3.82%) FIX Protocol
3 15 (3.02%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (2.21%) Spring
5 6 (1.21%) Hibernate
5 6 (1.21%) J2EE
5 6 (1.21%) WPF
6 5 (1.01%) WCF
7 4 (0.80%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.80%) Web Services
7 4 (0.80%) Swing
8 3 (0.60%) JMS
8 3 (0.60%) XML
8 3 (0.60%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.60%) Spring MVC
8 3 (0.60%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.40%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (0.40%) Ajax
9 2 (0.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 137 (27.57%) Blackberry
2 96 (19.32%) Hedge funds
3 44 (8.85%) Fixed Income
4 40 (8.05%) Equities
5 26 (5.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 22 (4.43%) Computer Science
7 21 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (3.82%) Derivative
9 17 (3.42%) PDA
9 17 (3.42%) Reference Data
9 17 (3.42%) iPhone
10 16 (3.22%) Fat Client
10 16 (3.22%) Thin Client
11 14 (2.82%) iPad
12 12 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
13 10 (2.01%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.41%) Grid Computing
15 6 (1.21%) Smartphone
16 5 (1.01%) Client/Server
16 5 (1.01%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 278 (55.94%) Windows
2 124 (24.95%) Windows 7
3 115 (23.14%) Linux
4 105 (21.13%) UNIX
5 61 (12.27%) Windows XP
6 58 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (7.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (6.44%) Windows 8
10 31 (6.24%) CentOS
11 25 (5.03%) Solaris
12 19 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (3.62%) Android
14 12 (2.41%) Mac OS X
15 10 (2.01%) SUSE
15 10 (2.01%) Debian
16 9 (1.81%) Windows Vista
17 8 (1.61%) Ubuntu
18 5 (1.01%) Fedora
19 3 (0.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (21.73%) ITIL
2 46 (9.26%) Asset Management
3 42 (8.45%) Electronic Trading
4 28 (5.63%) Investment Management
5 23 (4.63%) Project Management
6 22 (4.43%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (4.02%) Change Management
8 17 (3.42%) Low Latency
9 16 (3.22%) E-Commerce
9 16 (3.22%) Time Management
10 15 (3.02%) OO
10 15 (3.02%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (2.82%) People Management
12 13 (2.62%) Risk Management
13 12 (2.41%) Migration
13 12 (2.41%) Multithreading
14 11 (2.21%) Data Management
14 11 (2.21%) Mentoring
15 9 (1.81%) Wealth Management
15 9 (1.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (20.12%) SQL
2 79 (15.90%) Perl
3 54 (10.87%) Java
3 54 (10.87%) Python
4 53 (10.66%) Bash Shell
5 40 (8.05%) Shell Script
6 38 (7.65%) C#
7 26 (5.23%) C++
8 17 (3.42%) PowerShell
9 12 (2.41%) JavaScript
10 10 (2.01%) VBScript
10 10 (2.01%) Korn
11 9 (1.81%) VB
12 8 (1.61%) VBA
13 7 (1.41%) Tcl
14 6 (1.21%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.21%) C-shell
15 4 (0.80%) Ruby
15 4 (0.80%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (14.49%) Degree
2 37 (7.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (5.03%) MCSE
4 19 (3.82%) MCSA
5 15 (3.02%) MCP
6 12 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (2.21%) CCNA
8 7 (1.41%) MOS
8 7 (1.41%) MCITP
9 6 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.60%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.60%) MCDST
12 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.40%) CCNP
13 1 (0.20%) ISEB
13 1 (0.20%) MCT
13 1 (0.20%) CCIE
13 1 (0.20%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.20%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.02%) SLA
2 13 (2.62%) QA
System Software
1 210 (42.25%) Active Directory
2 41 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.63%) XenApp
4 15 (3.02%) Hyper-V
5 14 (2.82%) Xen
6 13 (2.62%) vSphere
7 12 (2.41%) MetaFrame
8 10 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.60%) Firmware
9 3 (0.60%) NFS
10 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 34 (6.84%) ITRS Geneos
2 30 (6.04%) SCCM
3 29 (5.84%) NetBackup
4 26 (5.23%) Puppet
5 7 (1.41%) Zenoss
6 6 (1.21%) WSUS
7 5 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.60%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.20%) Nagios
9 1 (0.20%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 406 (81.69%) Bloomberg
2 198 (39.84%) Microsoft
3 99 (19.92%) Citrix
4 69 (13.88%) Cisco
5 56 (11.27%) VMware
6 44 (8.85%) Red Hat
7 43 (8.65%) Fidessa
8 36 (7.24%) Avaya
9 35 (7.04%) Symantec
10 32 (6.44%) HP
10 32 (6.44%) Oracle
11 31 (6.24%) FactSet
12 30 (6.04%) Sybase
13 28 (5.63%) TIBCO
14 26 (5.23%) NetApp
15 22 (4.43%) IBM
16 18 (3.62%) CQG
17 15 (3.02%) SimCorp
17 15 (3.02%) Lotus
18 14 (2.82%) Dell
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: 3 days ago
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Great Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package (15%
Posted: 4 days ago
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Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ComputAppoint
Salary: £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive benefits
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iKonnect
Salary: £90000 per annum + EXCELLENT BONUS + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: 45000-58000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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