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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 377 366 310
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -56
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 292 285 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.64% 0.64% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.38% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 222 210 335
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +63.93%
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
21321 20632 23574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.58% 46.08% 47.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17516 17243 20044
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 +34 81 £45,000 -21.73% 14
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 448 (82.20%) Bloomberg
2 334 (61.28%) Finance
3 238 (43.67%) Windows
4 176 (32.29%) Active Directory
5 157 (28.81%) Microsoft
6 144 (26.42%) SQL
7 136 (24.95%) Banking
7 136 (24.95%) Degree
8 134 (24.59%) Linux
9 119 (21.83%) MS Office
10 117 (21.47%) Blackberry
11 107 (19.63%) ITIL
12 106 (19.45%) UNIX
13 105 (19.27%) Hedge funds
14 104 (19.08%) MS Exchange
15 103 (18.90%) Perl
16 102 (18.72%) MS Excel
17 94 (17.25%) Windows 7
18 91 (16.70%) DNS
18 91 (16.70%) Front Office
19 86 (15.78%) TCP/IP
19 86 (15.78%) Windows Server 2008
20 85 (15.60%) Exchange Server 2010
21 80 (14.68%) Python
22 76 (13.94%) SQL Server
23 73 (13.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
24 72 (13.21%) Citrix
25 71 (13.03%) Investment Banking
26 65 (11.93%) RMDS
27 64 (11.74%) Cisco

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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
1 104 (19.08%) MS Exchange
2 85 (15.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 73 (13.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 48 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (2.57%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.20%) IBM Notes
8 8 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.47%) Lync
9 7 (1.28%) IIS
10 6 (1.10%) Apache
11 5 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.73%) Mule
12 4 (0.73%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (0.55%) Confluence
14 2 (0.37%) SharePoint
15 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 119 (21.83%) MS Office
2 102 (18.72%) MS Excel
3 36 (6.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.10%) MS Project
6 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 65 (11.93%) RMDS
2 36 (6.61%) Eikon
3 16 (2.94%) 3000 Xtra
4 14 (2.57%) Summit
5 12 (2.20%) Front Arena
6 10 (1.83%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 8 (1.47%) ION MarketView
8 3 (0.55%) IntelliMatch
8 3 (0.55%) Advent Moxy
9 2 (0.37%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
10 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.02%) Office 365
2 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 91 (16.70%) DNS
2 86 (15.78%) TCP/IP
3 57 (10.46%) LAN
4 55 (10.09%) WAN
5 54 (9.91%) DHCP
6 39 (7.16%) SAN
7 38 (6.97%) VPN
8 35 (6.42%) iSCSI
9 32 (5.87%) Firewall
10 30 (5.50%) Multicast
11 25 (4.59%) Cisco IOS
12 19 (3.49%) FTP
13 15 (2.75%) IP Telephony
14 14 (2.57%) Network Security
14 14 (2.57%) NAS
14 14 (2.57%) LDAP
15 11 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
16 10 (1.83%) SSL
17 7 (1.28%) Cisco IPT
18 5 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (13.94%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (3.49%) Relational Database
3 12 (2.20%) Oracle Database
4 11 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (2.02%) Sybase ASE
5 9 (1.65%) Sybase IQ
6 8 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.28%) Data Mart
8 6 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.73%) DTS
10 3 (0.55%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.37%) KDB
11 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.37%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.18%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.18%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 11 (2.02%) Subversion
2 8 (1.47%) JIRA
3 7 (1.28%) Toad
4 6 (1.10%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.92%) Maven
6 4 (0.73%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.73%) Ant
6 4 (0.73%) JUnit
6 4 (0.73%) Mockito
7 3 (0.55%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.18%) Moq
9 1 (0.18%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.18%) NUnit
General
1 334 (61.28%) Finance
2 136 (24.95%) Banking
3 91 (16.70%) Front Office
4 71 (13.03%) Investment Banking
5 48 (8.81%) Back Office
6 39 (7.16%) Financial Institution
7 26 (4.77%) Law
8 19 (3.49%) Legal
9 11 (2.02%) Publishing
10 8 (1.47%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.10%) Advertising
12 3 (0.55%) French Language
12 3 (0.55%) German Language
13 2 (0.37%) Retail
14 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 125 (22.94%) Analyst
2 78 (14.31%) Support Analyst
3 66 (12.11%) Desktop Support
4 65 (11.93%) Developer
5 44 (8.07%) Support Engineer
5 44 (8.07%) Market Data Engineer
6 39 (7.16%) 3rd Line Support
7 33 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
8 30 (5.50%) 2nd Line Support
9 29 (5.32%) Applications Support
10 28 (5.14%) Technical Support
11 27 (4.95%) Systems Engineer
12 23 (4.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 22 (4.04%) Consultant
14 21 (3.85%) Service Analyst
14 21 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
15 17 (3.12%) Administrator
15 17 (3.12%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 17 (3.12%) Business Analyst
15 17 (3.12%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (7.71%) .NET
2 22 (4.04%) Rendezvous
3 20 (3.67%) ASP.NET
4 17 (3.12%) Spring
5 14 (2.57%) XML
5 14 (2.57%) WebSphere MQ
6 13 (2.39%) Middleware
7 12 (2.20%) WCF
7 12 (2.20%) jQuery
8 10 (1.83%) FIX Protocol
9 8 (1.47%) WPF
9 8 (1.47%) Hibernate
9 8 (1.47%) HTML
9 8 (1.47%) CSS
9 8 (1.47%) JSP
9 8 (1.47%) Servlets
10 6 (1.10%) ADO
10 6 (1.10%) Web Services
10 6 (1.10%) HTML5
10 6 (1.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 117 (21.47%) Blackberry
2 105 (19.27%) Hedge funds
3 59 (10.83%) Computer Science
4 57 (10.46%) Equities
5 48 (8.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 46 (8.44%) Reference Data
7 42 (7.71%) Fixed Income
8 35 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (3.85%) PDA
10 18 (3.30%) iPhone
11 17 (3.12%) Market Risk
12 15 (2.75%) iPad
13 14 (2.57%) Derivative
14 13 (2.39%) Mathematics
15 12 (2.20%) Statistics
16 10 (1.83%) Client/Server
17 9 (1.65%) Thin Client
17 9 (1.65%) Fat Client
17 9 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
17 9 (1.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 238 (43.67%) Windows
2 134 (24.59%) Linux
3 106 (19.45%) UNIX
4 94 (17.25%) Windows 7
5 86 (15.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 60 (11.01%) Windows XP
7 48 (8.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 41 (7.52%) Solaris
9 31 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (5.50%) Android
11 27 (4.95%) Windows 8
12 22 (4.04%) CentOS
13 20 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (2.94%) Mac OS X
15 15 (2.75%) SUSE
15 15 (2.75%) Debian
16 8 (1.47%) Windows Vista
17 6 (1.10%) Ubuntu
17 6 (1.10%) VMS
18 4 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (19.63%) ITIL
2 48 (8.81%) Project Management
3 36 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (6.06%) OO
5 31 (5.69%) Low Latency
6 29 (5.32%) Electronic Trading
7 27 (4.95%) Wealth Management
8 26 (4.77%) Asset Management
9 25 (4.59%) Risk Management
10 21 (3.85%) Change Management
11 18 (3.30%) Business Continuity
11 18 (3.30%) Mobile Device Management
12 17 (3.12%) Time Management
13 16 (2.94%) ETRM
13 16 (2.94%) Multithreading
13 16 (2.94%) Business Continuity Management
13 16 (2.94%) MVC
13 16 (2.94%) OOP
14 15 (2.75%) Service Delivery
15 14 (2.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 144 (26.42%) SQL
2 103 (18.90%) Perl
3 80 (14.68%) Python
4 60 (11.01%) C#
5 52 (9.54%) Bash Shell
6 51 (9.36%) Java
7 35 (6.42%) Shell Script
8 30 (5.50%) PowerShell
9 21 (3.85%) C++
10 17 (3.12%) JavaScript
11 16 (2.94%) VBScript
12 15 (2.75%) VBA
13 12 (2.20%) Ruby
14 9 (1.65%) RPG
15 7 (1.28%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.28%) VB
15 7 (1.28%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.10%) AWK
16 6 (1.10%) Korn
17 5 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 136 (24.95%) Degree
2 43 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (4.04%) MCSE
4 21 (3.85%) CCNA
4 21 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (2.94%) MCSA
6 15 (2.75%) MCP
7 13 (2.39%) MCITP
8 11 (2.02%) MCDST
9 8 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (0.92%) MOS
12 3 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.18%) MCT
13 1 (0.18%) ISEB
13 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.18%) CFA
13 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.06%) SLA
2 5 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (0.92%) MiFID
2 5 (0.92%) Basel III
3 2 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 176 (32.29%) Active Directory
2 40 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.02%) NFS
3 11 (2.02%) Xen
3 11 (2.02%) Firmware
4 10 (1.83%) XenApp
5 8 (1.47%) MetaFrame
6 4 (0.73%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.55%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.55%) vSphere
8 2 (0.37%) XenServer
8 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (5.87%) NetBackup
1 32 (5.87%) SCCM
1 32 (5.87%) ITRS Geneos
2 20 (3.67%) Puppet
3 7 (1.28%) Control-M
4 6 (1.10%) WSUS
5 5 (0.92%) Zenoss
5 5 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.73%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.55%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 448 (82.20%) Bloomberg
2 157 (28.81%) Microsoft
3 72 (13.21%) Citrix
4 64 (11.74%) Cisco
5 55 (10.09%) VMware
6 50 (9.17%) Sybase
7 45 (8.26%) TIBCO
8 44 (8.07%) NetApp
9 41 (7.52%) Red Hat
10 39 (7.16%) Symantec
11 34 (6.24%) Oracle
12 29 (5.32%) CQG
13 28 (5.14%) Murex
14 27 (4.95%) Fidessa
15 25 (4.59%) Avaya
16 21 (3.85%) HP
17 19 (3.49%) IBM
17 19 (3.49%) GoldenSource
18 18 (3.30%) ION Trading
19 14 (2.57%) CheckPoint
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £27000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sure Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + non-contributory pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent package & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sure Recruitment
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago