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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters
Rank 467 457 418
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -39
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 172 188 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.46% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.95% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 129 153 202
Average salary £47,670 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +34.32%
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
18147 19690 20068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.18% 48.10% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15317 16614 16225
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +37 43 £45,000 +11.11% 7
Docklands, London +18 1 £38,750 +0.64% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £42,500 -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 282 (86.50%) Bloomberg
2 198 (60.74%) Finance
3 176 (53.99%) Windows
4 128 (39.26%) Microsoft
5 124 (38.04%) Banking
6 106 (32.52%) Active Directory
7 101 (30.98%) SQL
8 94 (28.83%) Linux
9 83 (25.46%) Degree
10 81 (24.85%) Unix
11 69 (21.17%) MS Office
12 68 (20.86%) SQL Server
13 66 (20.25%) ITIL
13 66 (20.25%) MS Excel
14 63 (19.33%) Hedge funds
15 62 (19.02%) Windows Server
16 59 (18.10%) Python
17 57 (17.48%) Blackberry
18 56 (17.18%) Perl
18 56 (17.18%) Windows 7
19 41 (12.58%) Citrix
19 41 (12.58%) FIX Protocol
20 40 (12.27%) Front Office
21 38 (11.66%) Oracle
22 37 (11.35%) Fidessa
22 37 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
23 36 (11.04%) Windows XP
24 35 (10.74%) Java
24 35 (10.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 32 (9.82%) .NET

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (9.82%) MS Exchange
2 21 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (4.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.23%) CMS
7 4 (1.23%) Drupal
7 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.92%) Lync
8 3 (0.92%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.61%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.61%) IIS
10 1 (0.31%) Apache
10 1 (0.31%) MTS
10 1 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 69 (21.17%) MS Office
2 66 (20.25%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (8.28%) RMDS
2 22 (6.75%) Oracle General Ledger
3 16 (4.91%) Eikon
4 11 (3.37%) ION MarketView
5 7 (2.15%) 3000 Xtra
6 1 (0.31%) Endur
6 1 (0.31%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.82%) TCP/IP
2 31 (9.51%) SAN
3 29 (8.90%) LAN
4 26 (7.98%) WAN
5 22 (6.75%) Multicast
6 18 (5.52%) DNS
7 14 (4.29%) Remote Desktop
8 12 (3.68%) VPN
9 11 (3.37%) Firewall
10 10 (3.07%) DHCP
11 9 (2.76%) Internet
12 7 (2.15%) SSL
13 6 (1.84%) 3G
13 6 (1.84%) HTTP
13 6 (1.84%) VoIP
14 5 (1.53%) Network Security
15 4 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (1.23%) DEFINITY
16 3 (0.92%) BGP
16 3 (0.92%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.83%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (4.60%) MySQL
5 12 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (3.37%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.37%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.07%) IDOL
8 8 (2.45%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.15%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.53%) Big Data
11 5 (1.53%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.53%) HBase
11 5 (1.53%) InfluxDB
11 5 (1.53%) OpenTSDB
11 5 (1.53%) Redis
11 5 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.92%) NuGet
2 2 (0.61%) AdminStudio
2 2 (0.61%) InstallShield
2 2 (0.61%) MSI
3 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.31%) JIRA
3 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 198 (60.74%) Finance
2 124 (38.04%) Banking
3 40 (12.27%) Front Office
4 30 (9.20%) Investment Banking
5 25 (7.67%) Financial Institution
6 21 (6.44%) Back Office
7 15 (4.60%) Telecoms
8 12 (3.68%) Private Banking
9 11 (3.37%) Retail
10 9 (2.76%) Games
11 5 (1.53%) Legal
12 2 (0.61%) Publishing
13 1 (0.31%) Advertising
13 1 (0.31%) Billing
13 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.31%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.31%) Law
13 1 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 87 (26.69%) Analyst
2 55 (16.87%) Support Analyst
3 44 (13.50%) Support Engineer
4 37 (11.35%) Desktop Support
5 34 (10.43%) Applications Support
6 32 (9.82%) Market Data Engineer
7 27 (8.28%) Developer
8 23 (7.06%) Linux Engineer
9 22 (6.75%) Applications Support Analyst
9 22 (6.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 19 (5.83%) Desktop Analyst
10 19 (5.83%) Linux Support
11 17 (5.21%) Linux Administrator
12 16 (4.91%) Banking Analyst
12 16 (4.91%) Senior IT Support
12 16 (4.91%) Service Analyst
13 15 (4.60%) Technical Analyst
14 14 (4.29%) Administrator
14 14 (4.29%) C# Developer
14 14 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (12.58%) FIX Protocol
2 32 (9.82%) .NET
3 13 (3.99%) Rendezvous
4 10 (3.07%) ASP.NET
4 10 (3.07%) HTML
5 9 (2.76%) Hibernate
5 9 (2.76%) Spring
5 9 (2.76%) Swing
5 9 (2.76%) WCF
5 9 (2.76%) WPF
6 6 (1.84%) HTML5
6 6 (1.84%) Middleware
6 6 (1.84%) REST
7 5 (1.53%) CSS
7 5 (1.53%) JSON
7 5 (1.53%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.92%) NumPy
8 3 (0.92%) Pandas
8 3 (0.92%) Web Services
9 2 (0.61%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (19.33%) Hedge funds
2 57 (17.48%) Blackberry
3 37 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (10.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 29 (8.90%) Fixed Income
6 27 (8.28%) PDA
7 23 (7.06%) Equities
8 21 (6.44%) Computer Science
9 19 (5.83%) Derivative
9 19 (5.83%) Eurex
10 12 (3.68%) Data Centre
11 11 (3.37%) Grid Computing
12 10 (3.07%) Credit Risk
12 10 (3.07%) Management Information System
12 10 (3.07%) Mathematics
12 10 (3.07%) SWIFT
13 9 (2.76%) Fintech
14 8 (2.45%) Equity Derivative
15 7 (2.15%) iPhone
15 7 (2.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 176 (53.99%) Windows
2 94 (28.83%) Linux
3 81 (24.85%) Unix
4 62 (19.02%) Windows Server
5 56 (17.18%) Windows 7
6 36 (11.04%) Windows XP
7 28 (8.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (6.44%) CentOS
9 19 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (5.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (4.60%) Windows 8
12 14 (4.29%) Debian
12 14 (4.29%) Fedora
12 14 (4.29%) SUSE
12 14 (4.29%) Ubuntu
13 9 (2.76%) Solaris
14 7 (2.15%) Android
14 7 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.61%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (20.25%) ITIL
2 27 (8.28%) Change Management
2 27 (8.28%) Wealth Management
3 25 (7.67%) Electronic Trading
4 23 (7.06%) Asset Management
4 23 (7.06%) Investment Management
5 21 (6.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (6.13%) Time Management
7 19 (5.83%) Problem Management
8 18 (5.52%) Mentoring
8 18 (5.52%) Service Delivery
9 17 (5.21%) Risk Management
9 17 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (4.29%) ETL
10 14 (4.29%) High Availability
11 13 (3.99%) Data Analysis
11 13 (3.99%) Line Management
12 12 (3.68%) Data Engineering
12 12 (3.68%) Low Latency
12 12 (3.68%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (30.98%) SQL
2 59 (18.10%) Python
3 56 (17.18%) Perl
4 35 (10.74%) Java
5 31 (9.51%) Shell Script
6 29 (8.90%) Bash Shell
7 26 (7.98%) C#
7 26 (7.98%) C++
8 20 (6.13%) C
9 13 (3.99%) Tcl
10 11 (3.37%) PowerShell
10 11 (3.37%) Ruby
11 10 (3.07%) JavaScript
12 9 (2.76%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.84%) Bourne shell
14 4 (1.23%) PHP
14 4 (1.23%) VBA
15 1 (0.31%) Clojure
15 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 83 (25.46%) Degree
2 27 (8.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (3.99%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.07%) ISTQB
5 10 (3.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (3.07%) MCSE
6 7 (2.15%) CCNP
7 6 (1.84%) CFA
7 6 (1.84%) MBA
7 6 (1.84%) PhD
8 4 (1.23%) Avaya Certification
8 4 (1.23%) HNC
8 4 (1.23%) HND
8 4 (1.23%) MCP
8 4 (1.23%) MCSA
9 3 (0.92%) CCNA
9 3 (0.92%) MCITP
10 2 (0.61%) GWAPT
10 2 (0.61%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.83%) SLA
2 10 (3.07%) QA
3 5 (1.53%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 106 (32.52%) Active Directory
2 28 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.84%) XenDesktop
4 5 (1.53%) XenApp
5 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.92%) XenServer
6 2 (0.61%) DFS Replication
6 2 (0.61%) Docker
6 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.61%) vSphere
7 1 (0.31%) Varnish
7 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (4.91%) SCCM
2 13 (3.99%) ITRS Geneos
3 12 (3.68%) Puppet
4 6 (1.84%) DameWare
4 6 (1.84%) Zenoss
5 5 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.53%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 2 (0.61%) Ansible
6 2 (0.61%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.61%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.61%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.61%) WSUS
7 1 (0.31%) Salt
7 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 282 (86.50%) Bloomberg
2 128 (39.26%) Microsoft
3 41 (12.58%) Citrix
4 38 (11.66%) Oracle
5 37 (11.35%) Fidessa
6 31 (9.51%) Cisco
7 29 (8.90%) VMware
8 27 (8.28%) Patsystems
9 26 (7.98%) Red Hat
10 25 (7.67%) Sybase
11 21 (6.44%) HP
12 16 (4.91%) GL TRADE
12 16 (4.91%) NYFIX
13 15 (4.60%) FactSet
13 15 (4.60%) ION Trading
13 15 (4.60%) TIBCO
14 14 (4.29%) IBM
15 12 (3.68%) CQG
16 11 (3.37%) Dell
16 11 (3.37%) iManage
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and 30% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To 35K + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
harringtonstarr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £42500.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Docklands
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £42500.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago