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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters
Rank 425 428 390
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -38
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 220 250 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 1.12% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 169 183 188
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,261 £50,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +108.33%
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
19806 22293 20546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.78% 46.31% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16568 18465 17044
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 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 31 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 +3 55 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Docklands, London +5 2 - -
Mayfair -7 2 £40,000 -30.43%
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 339 (79.21%) Bloomberg
2 297 (69.39%) Finance
3 199 (46.50%) Windows
4 165 (38.55%) Microsoft
5 161 (37.62%) Banking
6 133 (31.07%) Active Directory
7 130 (30.37%) SQL
8 118 (27.57%) ITIL
9 116 (27.10%) Blackberry
10 113 (26.40%) Linux
11 105 (24.53%) MS Excel
12 94 (21.96%) MS Office
13 93 (21.73%) SQL Server
14 78 (18.22%) UNIX
15 76 (17.76%) Windows 7
16 70 (16.36%) Front Office
17 69 (16.12%) TCP/IP
18 68 (15.89%) DNS
19 61 (14.25%) VMware
19 61 (14.25%) Python
20 60 (14.02%) Cisco
20 60 (14.02%) Degree
21 57 (13.32%) Perl
22 54 (12.62%) Sybase
23 53 (12.38%) MS Exchange
24 52 (12.15%) Hedge funds
25 51 (11.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
26 50 (11.68%) LAN
27 49 (11.45%) Citrix
28 47 (10.98%) Financial Institution

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 53 (12.38%) MS Exchange
2 51 (11.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 23 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (4.67%) Apache
5 19 (4.44%) CMS
5 19 (4.44%) Drupal
6 18 (4.21%) nginx
7 14 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (2.10%) SharePoint
9 8 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.17%) IIS
11 5 (1.17%) Lync
11 5 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.93%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.93%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.93%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 105 (24.53%) MS Excel
2 94 (21.96%) MS Office
3 25 (5.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (7.71%) RMDS
2 18 (4.21%) ION MarketView
3 16 (3.74%) Eikon
4 14 (3.27%) Oracle General Ledger
5 13 (3.04%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.70%) 3000 Xtra
7 2 (0.47%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.47%) Finacle
7 2 (0.47%) Kondor+
7 2 (0.47%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.34%) Mimecast
2 7 (1.64%) SaaS
2 7 (1.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (16.12%) TCP/IP
2 68 (15.89%) DNS
3 50 (11.68%) LAN
4 43 (10.05%) WAN
5 38 (8.88%) VPN
6 35 (8.18%) SAN
7 34 (7.94%) Firewall
8 30 (7.01%) Multicast
9 25 (5.84%) SSL
10 23 (5.37%) Network Security
11 22 (5.14%) VLAN
11 22 (5.14%) DHCP
12 20 (4.67%) VoIP
13 18 (4.21%) Intrusion Detection
14 14 (3.27%) IP Telephony
14 14 (3.27%) OSPF
15 12 (2.80%) BGP
16 9 (2.10%) Cisco Nexus
17 4 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
17 4 (0.93%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (21.73%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.24%) MySQL
3 24 (5.61%) Relational Database
4 20 (4.67%) KDB
4 20 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (3.97%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.04%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.34%) Big Data
8 9 (2.10%) Hadoop
8 9 (2.10%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.17%) HBase
10 5 (1.17%) Redis
10 5 (1.17%) OpenTSDB
10 5 (1.17%) InfluxDB
11 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.93%) Spotfire
11 4 (0.93%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Subversion
1 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (0.23%) MSI
2 1 (0.23%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.23%) JMeter
2 1 (0.23%) JIRA
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.23%) Selenium
General
1 297 (69.39%) Finance
2 161 (37.62%) Banking
3 70 (16.36%) Front Office
4 47 (10.98%) Financial Institution
4 47 (10.98%) Investment Banking
5 30 (7.01%) Back Office
6 13 (3.04%) Private Banking
7 8 (1.87%) Marketing
7 8 (1.87%) Retail
8 6 (1.40%) Law
9 4 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.70%) Games
11 2 (0.47%) Legal
11 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 160 (37.38%) Analyst
2 115 (26.87%) Support Analyst
3 65 (15.19%) Applications Support
4 52 (12.15%) Support Engineer
5 49 (11.45%) Desktop Support
6 32 (7.48%) Applications Support Analyst
7 28 (6.54%) Market Data Engineer
8 27 (6.31%) Service Analyst
9 25 (5.84%) 2nd Line Support
9 25 (5.84%) Systems Engineer
9 25 (5.84%) Service Desk Analyst
10 23 (5.37%) Desktop Analyst
11 22 (5.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (4.21%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 17 (3.97%) Technical Support
14 16 (3.74%) Developer
14 16 (3.74%) Desktop Engineer
15 14 (3.27%) 3rd Line Support
15 14 (3.27%) Senior Support Engineer
16 13 (3.04%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.14%) .NET
2 21 (4.91%) FIX Protocol
3 18 (4.21%) REST
4 17 (3.97%) Rendezvous
5 9 (2.10%) Middleware
5 9 (2.10%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (1.87%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.87%) Velocity
7 6 (1.40%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (0.93%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.93%) WCF
8 4 (0.93%) Swing
8 4 (0.93%) JMS
8 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (0.93%) Hibernate
8 4 (0.93%) Spring
8 4 (0.93%) TIBCO EMS
8 4 (0.93%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.47%) WPF
9 2 (0.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 116 (27.10%) Blackberry
2 52 (12.15%) Hedge funds
3 36 (8.41%) Data Centre
4 33 (7.71%) Derivative
5 30 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (6.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (5.84%) Fixed Income
8 23 (5.37%) iPhone
9 20 (4.67%) Equities
10 18 (4.21%) PDA
10 18 (4.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 15 (3.50%) iPad
12 13 (3.04%) SWIFT
12 13 (3.04%) Video Conferencing
13 11 (2.57%) Credit Risk
14 10 (2.34%) Fat Client
14 10 (2.34%) Grid Computing
14 10 (2.34%) Thin Client
15 9 (2.10%) Management Information System
15 9 (2.10%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 199 (46.50%) Windows
2 113 (26.40%) Linux
3 78 (18.22%) UNIX
4 76 (17.76%) Windows 7
5 43 (10.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (9.11%) Windows XP
7 26 (6.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (6.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (3.97%) Windows 8
8 17 (3.97%) CentOS
8 17 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (3.74%) Android
10 12 (2.80%) SUSE
10 12 (2.80%) Debian
11 9 (2.10%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.64%) Solaris
13 6 (1.40%) Fedora
14 4 (0.93%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.70%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (27.57%) ITIL
2 36 (8.41%) Asset Management
3 31 (7.24%) Configuration Management
4 30 (7.01%) Project Management
5 26 (6.07%) Service Management
6 23 (5.37%) Investment Management
7 21 (4.91%) Low Latency
8 20 (4.67%) Data Management
9 19 (4.44%) DNA
9 19 (4.44%) Wealth Management
10 18 (4.21%) Time Management
10 18 (4.21%) Electronic Trading
10 18 (4.21%) ITIL V2
10 18 (4.21%) DDoS Mitigation
11 17 (3.97%) Mentoring
11 17 (3.97%) Service Delivery
12 16 (3.74%) Change Management
13 15 (3.50%) Migration
13 15 (3.50%) Problem Management
13 15 (3.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 130 (30.37%) SQL
2 61 (14.25%) Python
3 57 (13.32%) Perl
4 46 (10.75%) Shell Script
5 27 (6.31%) C#
6 23 (5.37%) Java
7 20 (4.67%) Bash Shell
8 19 (4.44%) PHP
9 16 (3.74%) C++
10 13 (3.04%) C
11 12 (2.80%) JavaScript
12 8 (1.87%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.87%) Tcl
13 7 (1.64%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.40%) VBA
15 5 (1.17%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.17%) Ruby
16 3 (0.70%) Korn
16 3 (0.70%) ANSI SQL
16 3 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (14.02%) Degree
2 36 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (4.21%) MCSE
5 17 (3.97%) CCNA
6 15 (3.50%) MCSA
7 14 (3.27%) MCITP
8 13 (3.04%) CCNP
9 12 (2.80%) CCIE
10 8 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.64%) MCP
11 7 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.40%) MCDST
13 4 (0.93%) CCDP
14 1 (0.23%) VCP5
14 1 (0.23%) PMP
14 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.23%) ACCA
14 1 (0.23%) CIMA
14 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (3.27%) SLA
3 2 (0.47%) QA
4 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 133 (31.07%) Active Directory
2 47 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.21%) Varnish
4 14 (3.27%) vSphere
4 14 (3.27%) Hyper-V
5 13 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (1.64%) Xen
7 7 (1.64%) XenApp
8 5 (1.17%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.47%) XenServer
9 2 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (7.24%) Puppet
2 25 (5.84%) SCCM
3 22 (5.14%) ITRS Geneos
4 18 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (4.21%) Salt
5 10 (2.34%) Tivoli
6 9 (2.10%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.93%) Zenoss
8 3 (0.70%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (0.70%) SCOM
8 3 (0.70%) Dollar Universe
9 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.23%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.23%) Control-M
9 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 339 (79.21%) Bloomberg
2 165 (38.55%) Microsoft
3 61 (14.25%) VMware
4 60 (14.02%) Cisco
5 54 (12.62%) Sybase
6 49 (11.45%) Citrix
7 43 (10.05%) Oracle
8 38 (8.88%) Fidessa
9 36 (8.41%) HP
10 28 (6.54%) Red Hat
11 26 (6.07%) FactSet
12 22 (5.14%) TIBCO
13 19 (4.44%) ION Trading
14 18 (4.21%) SaltStack
15 17 (3.97%) Tradeweb
15 17 (3.97%) Patsystems
16 16 (3.74%) IBM
17 15 (3.50%) Avaya
18 14 (3.27%) Murex
18 14 (3.27%) Caplin
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39483 - £46450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ABRS
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ABRS
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: 26 days ago