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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 383 408 345
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -63
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 246 240 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.53% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 1.12% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 203 184 291
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £77,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -20.48%
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
21143 21353 22437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.74% 47.03% 46.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17871 17460 18979
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +55 69 £42,000 -20.00% 7
Docklands, London -10 1 £38,500 -20.61%
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 445 (83.33%) Bloomberg
2 277 (51.87%) Windows
3 271 (50.75%) Finance
4 202 (37.83%) Active Directory
5 192 (35.96%) Microsoft
6 167 (31.27%) Banking
7 140 (26.22%) MS Office
8 132 (24.72%) Blackberry
9 122 (22.85%) Linux
10 121 (22.66%) MS Exchange
11 119 (22.28%) SQL
12 117 (21.91%) UNIX
12 117 (21.91%) Windows 7
12 117 (21.91%) MS Excel
13 109 (20.41%) ITIL
14 105 (19.66%) Hedge funds
15 98 (18.35%) Investment Banking
16 93 (17.42%) Citrix
17 92 (17.23%) Perl
18 90 (16.85%) TCP/IP
19 80 (14.98%) Front Office
20 79 (14.79%) Degree
21 78 (14.61%) DNS
22 74 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2010
23 69 (12.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
24 64 (11.99%) Python
24 64 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
24 64 (11.99%) Windows XP
25 62 (11.61%) WAN
26 61 (11.42%) LAN

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 121 (22.66%) MS Exchange
2 74 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (12.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 50 (9.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (3.00%) IBM Notes
6 15 (2.81%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.25%) TIBCO EMS
8 6 (1.12%) Lotus Domino
8 6 (1.12%) Apache
9 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.94%) Lync
10 4 (0.75%) Mule
10 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.75%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.37%) JBoss
12 1 (0.19%) Confluence
12 1 (0.19%) WorkSite
Applications
1 140 (26.22%) MS Office
2 117 (21.91%) MS Excel
3 54 (10.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.81%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.75%) MS Project
6 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (8.99%) RMDS
2 40 (7.49%) Eikon
3 23 (4.31%) 3000 Xtra
4 15 (2.81%) ION MarketView
4 15 (2.81%) Front Arena
5 13 (2.43%) Summit
6 11 (2.06%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (1.69%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 6 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
9 4 (0.75%) Advent Moxy
10 3 (0.56%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.19%) Kondor+
11 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.19%) LatentZero
11 1 (0.19%) Tesseract
11 1 (0.19%) Minerva
11 1 (0.19%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 90 (16.85%) TCP/IP
2 78 (14.61%) DNS
3 62 (11.61%) WAN
4 61 (11.42%) LAN
5 43 (8.05%) Multicast
6 39 (7.30%) VPN
7 38 (7.12%) SAN
8 33 (6.18%) iSCSI
9 28 (5.24%) Firewall
10 25 (4.68%) DHCP
10 25 (4.68%) FTP
11 20 (3.75%) IP Telephony
12 18 (3.37%) Network Security
13 14 (2.62%) NAS
13 14 (2.62%) LDAP
14 13 (2.43%) Cisco IPT
14 13 (2.43%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (2.06%) Fibre Channel
16 9 (1.69%) SSL
17 7 (1.31%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.56%) Relational Database
3 12 (2.25%) RDBMS
4 8 (1.50%) Sybase IQ
4 8 (1.50%) Sybase ASE
5 7 (1.31%) MySQL
6 5 (0.94%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.75%) Informix
8 3 (0.56%) DTS
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.19%) MS Access
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Ant
1 4 (0.75%) JUnit
1 4 (0.75%) Eclipse
1 4 (0.75%) Subversion
1 4 (0.75%) Maven
1 4 (0.75%) JIRA
1 4 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (0.75%) Mockito
2 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (0.37%) NUnit
3 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.19%) Moq
3 1 (0.19%) Yeoman
General
1 271 (50.75%) Finance
2 167 (31.27%) Banking
3 98 (18.35%) Investment Banking
4 80 (14.98%) Front Office
5 42 (7.87%) Back Office
6 36 (6.74%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.06%) Law
8 10 (1.87%) Publishing
9 8 (1.50%) Legal
10 7 (1.31%) Advertising
10 7 (1.31%) Private Banking
11 4 (0.75%) French Language
11 4 (0.75%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Marketing
12 1 (0.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 155 (29.03%) Analyst
2 84 (15.73%) Support Analyst
3 80 (14.98%) Desktop Support
4 43 (8.05%) 2nd Line Support
5 42 (7.87%) Support Engineer
6 41 (7.68%) Developer
7 39 (7.30%) Linux Engineer
8 37 (6.93%) Service Analyst
8 37 (6.93%) Service Desk Analyst
9 35 (6.55%) Market Data Engineer
10 31 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support
11 27 (5.06%) Applications Support
12 24 (4.49%) Desktop Analyst
13 21 (3.93%) Administrator
13 21 (3.93%) Technical Support
13 21 (3.93%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 19 (3.56%) Java Developer
14 19 (3.56%) IT Support
15 18 (3.37%) Linux Administrator
15 18 (3.37%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.49%) Rendezvous
2 18 (3.37%) FIX Protocol
3 17 (3.18%) .NET
4 15 (2.81%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (2.62%) Spring
6 10 (1.87%) Middleware
7 6 (1.12%) JSP
7 6 (1.12%) Servlets
8 5 (0.94%) J2EE
8 5 (0.94%) Hibernate
8 5 (0.94%) WPF
9 4 (0.75%) Spring MVC
9 4 (0.75%) WCF
9 4 (0.75%) JMS
10 3 (0.56%) Web Services
10 3 (0.56%) XML
10 3 (0.56%) Swing
11 2 (0.37%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.37%) EJB
11 2 (0.37%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 132 (24.72%) Blackberry
2 105 (19.66%) Hedge funds
3 57 (10.67%) Equities
4 44 (8.24%) Fixed Income
5 42 (7.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 30 (5.62%) Reference Data
7 22 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (4.12%) Derivative
8 21 (3.93%) PDA
9 20 (3.75%) Computer Science
10 19 (3.56%) iPhone
11 17 (3.18%) iPad
12 14 (2.62%) Fat Client
12 14 (2.62%) Thin Client
13 12 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (1.69%) Statistics
14 9 (1.69%) Management Information System
15 8 (1.50%) Credit Risk
16 7 (1.31%) Market Risk
16 7 (1.31%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 277 (51.87%) Windows
2 122 (22.85%) Linux
3 117 (21.91%) UNIX
3 117 (21.91%) Windows 7
4 64 (11.99%) Windows XP
4 64 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (7.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (6.55%) Solaris
8 34 (6.37%) Windows 8
9 29 (5.43%) CentOS
10 21 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (3.37%) Android
12 12 (2.25%) SUSE
12 12 (2.25%) Debian
12 12 (2.25%) Mac OS X
13 9 (1.69%) Ubuntu
14 8 (1.50%) Windows Vista
15 6 (1.12%) VMS
16 3 (0.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (20.41%) ITIL
2 47 (8.80%) Asset Management
3 44 (8.24%) Electronic Trading
4 28 (5.24%) Project Management
5 23 (4.31%) Investment Management
6 22 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (3.75%) Change Management
8 19 (3.56%) E-Commerce
9 18 (3.37%) Risk Management
10 16 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (3.00%) Low Latency
11 15 (2.81%) Data Analysis
11 15 (2.81%) Time Management
12 14 (2.62%) Wealth Management
12 14 (2.62%) Service Delivery
12 14 (2.62%) People Management
13 13 (2.43%) Migration
13 13 (2.43%) Business Continuity
14 12 (2.25%) Mentoring
15 11 (2.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 119 (22.28%) SQL
2 92 (17.23%) Perl
3 64 (11.99%) Python
4 54 (10.11%) Bash Shell
5 52 (9.74%) Java
6 43 (8.05%) Shell Script
7 34 (6.37%) C#
8 21 (3.93%) C++
9 17 (3.18%) VBScript
10 16 (3.00%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.06%) Korn
11 11 (2.06%) VB
12 9 (1.69%) Ruby
13 8 (1.50%) VBA
13 8 (1.50%) RPG
14 7 (1.31%) JavaScript
15 6 (1.12%) AWK
16 4 (0.75%) C-shell
16 4 (0.75%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (14.79%) Degree
2 30 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.00%) MCSE
4 15 (2.81%) MCP
5 12 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.06%) CCNA
6 11 (2.06%) MCSA
7 7 (1.31%) MOS
7 7 (1.31%) MCITP
8 5 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.75%) MCDST
10 3 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.37%) CCNP
12 1 (0.19%) ISEB
12 1 (0.19%) MCT
12 1 (0.19%) CCIE
12 1 (0.19%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.19%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.87%) SLA
2 11 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 202 (37.83%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.25%) MetaFrame
4 11 (2.06%) Firmware
4 11 (2.06%) NFS
5 10 (1.87%) XenApp
6 9 (1.69%) vSphere
7 7 (1.31%) Xen
7 7 (1.31%) Hyper-V
8 6 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 38 (7.12%) NetBackup
2 36 (6.74%) ITRS Geneos
3 32 (5.99%) SCCM
4 26 (4.87%) Puppet
5 9 (1.69%) WSUS
6 5 (0.94%) Zenoss
6 5 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (0.94%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 445 (83.33%) Bloomberg
2 192 (35.96%) Microsoft
3 93 (17.42%) Citrix
4 57 (10.67%) Cisco
5 46 (8.61%) Sybase
5 46 (8.61%) Red Hat
5 46 (8.61%) Symantec
6 44 (8.24%) VMware
7 40 (7.49%) Fidessa
8 36 (6.74%) Avaya
9 35 (6.55%) NetApp
10 34 (6.37%) TIBCO
11 31 (5.81%) HP
12 28 (5.24%) Oracle
13 25 (4.68%) Murex
13 25 (4.68%) CQG
14 24 (4.49%) ION Trading
14 24 (4.49%) IBM
15 18 (3.37%) FactSet
16 16 (3.00%) Lotus
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago