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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 361 390 303
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -87
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 293 256 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.56% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 1.22% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 240 197 353
Average salary £45,000 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £84,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-31.00% +53.84%
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
21088 20898 22399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.52% 46.02% 46.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17447 17560 18904
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +43 83 £40,000 -15.78% 15
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 452 (83.55%) Bloomberg
2 307 (56.75%) Finance
3 249 (46.03%) Windows
4 178 (32.90%) Active Directory
5 167 (30.87%) Microsoft
6 136 (25.14%) Linux
7 135 (24.95%) SQL
7 135 (24.95%) MS Office
8 134 (24.77%) Banking
9 124 (22.92%) Blackberry
10 120 (22.18%) ITIL
11 116 (21.44%) Degree
12 112 (20.70%) UNIX
13 110 (20.33%) MS Exchange
14 108 (19.96%) Hedge funds
15 104 (19.22%) Windows 7
16 102 (18.85%) Perl
17 101 (18.67%) MS Excel
18 90 (16.64%) TCP/IP
18 90 (16.64%) Front Office
19 83 (15.34%) Python
20 82 (15.16%) DNS
21 80 (14.79%) Citrix
22 78 (14.42%) Windows Server 2008
23 76 (14.05%) Exchange Server 2010
24 74 (13.68%) Investment Banking
25 73 (13.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
26 64 (11.83%) SQL Server
27 59 (10.91%) RMDS
28 57 (10.54%) Windows XP

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 110 (20.33%) MS Exchange
2 76 (14.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 73 (13.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 43 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (2.77%) IBM Notes
7 14 (2.59%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.48%) Lync
9 7 (1.29%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.11%) Lotus Domino
10 6 (1.11%) Apache
10 6 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.74%) Mule
12 3 (0.55%) Confluence
12 3 (0.55%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.18%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (0.18%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.18%) IIS
Applications
1 135 (24.95%) MS Office
2 101 (18.67%) MS Excel
3 37 (6.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.59%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.74%) MS Project
6 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 59 (10.91%) RMDS
2 33 (6.10%) Eikon
3 20 (3.70%) 3000 Xtra
4 14 (2.59%) Summit
5 12 (2.22%) Front Arena
6 10 (1.85%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 9 (1.66%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.74%) Advent Moxy
9 2 (0.37%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
10 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
10 1 (0.18%) Tesseract
10 1 (0.18%) Minerva
10 1 (0.18%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.18%) Kondor+
10 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.66%) Office 365
2 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 90 (16.64%) TCP/IP
2 82 (15.16%) DNS
3 50 (9.24%) WAN
3 50 (9.24%) LAN
4 41 (7.58%) DHCP
5 40 (7.39%) VPN
6 36 (6.65%) Multicast
7 33 (6.10%) SAN
8 32 (5.91%) iSCSI
9 31 (5.73%) Firewall
10 24 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
11 22 (4.07%) FTP
12 20 (3.70%) IP Telephony
13 14 (2.59%) Network Security
13 14 (2.59%) NAS
13 14 (2.59%) LDAP
14 11 (2.03%) Fibre Channel
15 10 (1.85%) SSL
16 8 (1.48%) Cisco IPT
17 5 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.96%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.03%) Sybase ASE
4 9 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.66%) Sybase IQ
4 9 (1.66%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.29%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.74%) DTS
7 4 (0.74%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.37%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.37%) KDB
9 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.18%) Informix
9 1 (0.18%) MS Access
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.48%) Subversion
2 7 (1.29%) JIRA
3 4 (0.74%) Ant
3 4 (0.74%) JUnit
3 4 (0.74%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.74%) Toad
3 4 (0.74%) Maven
3 4 (0.74%) Mockito
4 3 (0.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.18%) Moq
5 1 (0.18%) NUnit
5 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.18%) Yeoman
General
1 307 (56.75%) Finance
2 134 (24.77%) Banking
3 90 (16.64%) Front Office
4 74 (13.68%) Investment Banking
5 41 (7.58%) Back Office
6 34 (6.28%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.40%) Law
8 11 (2.03%) Publishing
9 10 (1.85%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.48%) Legal
11 6 (1.11%) Advertising
12 4 (0.74%) French Language
12 4 (0.74%) German Language
13 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Marketing
13 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 143 (26.43%) Analyst
2 85 (15.71%) Support Analyst
3 71 (13.12%) Desktop Support
4 51 (9.43%) Developer
5 41 (7.58%) Support Engineer
5 41 (7.58%) Market Data Engineer
6 39 (7.21%) 3rd Line Support
7 38 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
8 36 (6.65%) 2nd Line Support
9 34 (6.28%) Service Analyst
9 34 (6.28%) Service Desk Analyst
10 31 (5.73%) Applications Support
10 31 (5.73%) Technical Support
11 22 (4.07%) Consultant
12 21 (3.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 21 (3.88%) Desktop Analyst
13 20 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 19 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
15 17 (3.14%) Technical Analyst
15 17 (3.14%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.81%) .NET
2 18 (3.33%) Rendezvous
3 15 (2.77%) Spring
4 14 (2.59%) WebSphere MQ
5 13 (2.40%) Middleware
6 8 (1.48%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.29%) JSP
7 7 (1.29%) Servlets
7 7 (1.29%) WPF
8 6 (1.11%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (1.11%) WCF
8 6 (1.11%) XML
8 6 (1.11%) Hibernate
9 4 (0.74%) Web Services
9 4 (0.74%) Java EE
9 4 (0.74%) Spring MVC
9 4 (0.74%) LINQ
10 2 (0.37%) jQuery
10 2 (0.37%) CSS
10 2 (0.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 124 (22.92%) Blackberry
2 108 (19.96%) Hedge funds
3 56 (10.35%) Equities
4 47 (8.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 43 (7.95%) Fixed Income
6 42 (7.76%) Computer Science
6 42 (7.76%) Reference Data
7 28 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (3.88%) iPhone
9 20 (3.70%) PDA
10 19 (3.51%) Derivative
11 18 (3.33%) iPad
12 13 (2.40%) Market Risk
12 13 (2.40%) Fat Client
12 13 (2.40%) Thin Client
13 10 (1.85%) Statistics
13 10 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (1.66%) Mathematics
14 9 (1.66%) Management Information System
15 8 (1.48%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 249 (46.03%) Windows
2 136 (25.14%) Linux
3 112 (20.70%) UNIX
4 104 (19.22%) Windows 7
5 78 (14.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (10.54%) Windows XP
7 51 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 43 (7.95%) Solaris
9 33 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (5.18%) Windows 8
11 27 (4.99%) CentOS
11 27 (4.99%) Android
12 22 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (2.96%) Mac OS X
14 14 (2.59%) SUSE
14 14 (2.59%) Debian
15 8 (1.48%) Windows Vista
16 6 (1.11%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.11%) VMS
17 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (22.18%) ITIL
2 41 (7.58%) Project Management
3 39 (7.21%) Asset Management
4 32 (5.91%) Electronic Trading
5 27 (4.99%) Low Latency
6 24 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (4.44%) Risk Management
7 23 (4.25%) Wealth Management
8 21 (3.88%) OO
9 19 (3.51%) Change Management
10 18 (3.33%) Time Management
11 17 (3.14%) Multithreading
11 17 (3.14%) Business Continuity
11 17 (3.14%) E-Commerce
12 16 (2.96%) Service Delivery
12 16 (2.96%) ETRM
12 16 (2.96%) Business Continuity Management
13 15 (2.77%) Mobile Device Management
14 14 (2.59%) Migration
15 13 (2.40%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (24.95%) SQL
2 102 (18.85%) Perl
3 83 (15.34%) Python
4 56 (10.35%) Bash Shell
5 54 (9.98%) Java
6 44 (8.13%) C#
7 38 (7.02%) Shell Script
8 26 (4.81%) PowerShell
9 18 (3.33%) VBScript
10 16 (2.96%) C++
11 12 (2.22%) VBA
12 11 (2.03%) Ruby
13 9 (1.66%) RPG
14 6 (1.11%) JavaScript
14 6 (1.11%) AWK
14 6 (1.11%) VB
14 6 (1.11%) Korn
15 5 (0.92%) C
15 5 (0.92%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.55%) Lua
Qualifications
1 116 (21.44%) Degree
2 37 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.51%) MCP
4 18 (3.33%) MCSE
5 14 (2.59%) CCNA
5 14 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.40%) MCSA
7 11 (2.03%) MOS
8 9 (1.66%) MCITP
8 9 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.29%) MCDST
10 4 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.18%) ISEB
12 1 (0.18%) MCT
12 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.18%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.02%) SLA
2 6 (1.11%) QA
3 5 (0.92%) Basel III
3 5 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.92%) MiFID
System Software
1 178 (32.90%) Active Directory
2 35 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.03%) NFS
3 11 (2.03%) Firmware
3 11 (2.03%) XenApp
4 9 (1.66%) MetaFrame
5 5 (0.92%) Xen
6 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.55%) vSphere
8 2 (0.37%) XenServer
8 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 37 (6.84%) ITRS Geneos
2 33 (6.10%) SCCM
2 33 (6.10%) NetBackup
3 25 (4.62%) Puppet
4 5 (0.92%) Zenoss
4 5 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.74%) Control-M
5 4 (0.74%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.74%) WSUS
6 3 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 452 (83.55%) Bloomberg
2 167 (30.87%) Microsoft
3 80 (14.79%) Citrix
4 57 (10.54%) Cisco
5 53 (9.80%) Sybase
6 48 (8.87%) VMware
7 46 (8.50%) Red Hat
8 42 (7.76%) NetApp
9 40 (7.39%) Symantec
10 36 (6.65%) TIBCO
11 34 (6.28%) Avaya
12 32 (5.91%) Oracle
13 28 (5.18%) Fidessa
13 28 (5.18%) CQG
14 26 (4.81%) Murex
15 21 (3.88%) IBM
16 19 (3.51%) HP
16 19 (3.51%) ION Trading
17 18 (3.33%) GoldenSource
18 17 (3.14%) CheckPoint
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent BONUS & Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable, dependent upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Negotiable, dependent upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £150,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago