The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Reuters Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 413 371 354
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -17
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 247 249 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.56% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.21% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 182 191 265
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £20,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -32.20%
Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22564 20642 24018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.67% 46.59% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18744 17110 20736
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Reuters
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -1 79 £50,000 - 17
Mayfair +7 6 £56,250 -6.25%
Docklands, London - 1 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £40,000 -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 418 (83.10%) Bloomberg
2 341 (67.79%) Finance
3 218 (43.34%) Windows
4 159 (31.61%) Active Directory
5 154 (30.62%) Microsoft
6 149 (29.62%) Degree
7 131 (26.04%) Banking
8 127 (25.25%) SQL
9 110 (21.87%) MS Exchange
10 105 (20.87%) Blackberry
11 104 (20.68%) ITIL
12 99 (19.68%) SQL Server
13 93 (18.49%) Windows 7
14 90 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2010
15 87 (17.30%) MS Office
15 87 (17.30%) TCP/IP
15 87 (17.30%) Windows Server 2008
16 86 (17.10%) Linux
17 85 (16.90%) Cisco
17 85 (16.90%) Front Office
18 83 (16.50%) MS Excel
19 82 (16.30%) DNS
20 81 (16.10%) C#
21 78 (15.51%) UNIX
22 75 (14.91%) Citrix
23 72 (14.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
24 71 (14.12%) Perl
25 70 (13.92%) Computer Science
26 68 (13.52%) Investment Banking
27 67 (13.32%) Hedge funds

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (21.87%) MS Exchange
2 90 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 72 (14.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 52 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (3.18%) IIS
6 15 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (1.79%) Lync
7 9 (1.79%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.59%) Apache
9 6 (1.19%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.60%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.60%) Confluence
12 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.20%) MTS
13 1 (0.20%) Mule
Applications
1 87 (17.30%) MS Office
2 83 (16.50%) MS Excel
3 23 (4.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.19%) MS Project
5 5 (0.99%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 59 (11.73%) RMDS
2 35 (6.96%) Eikon
3 13 (2.58%) 3000 Xtra
3 13 (2.58%) Summit
4 12 (2.39%) Front Arena
5 10 (1.99%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 7 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (1.19%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.60%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.20%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.20%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.20%) SimCorp Dimension
9 1 (0.20%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.20%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.99%) Office 365
2 4 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 87 (17.30%) TCP/IP
2 82 (16.30%) DNS
3 62 (12.33%) DHCP
4 61 (12.13%) LAN
5 53 (10.54%) WAN
6 42 (8.35%) VPN
7 38 (7.55%) Firewall
8 23 (4.57%) Cisco IOS
8 23 (4.57%) SAN
9 19 (3.78%) iSCSI
10 14 (2.78%) SSL
11 13 (2.58%) Network Security
12 12 (2.39%) IP Telephony
12 12 (2.39%) VoIP
13 10 (1.99%) Cisco IPT
13 10 (1.99%) Multicast
14 8 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
15 6 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.19%) HTTP
16 5 (0.99%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (19.68%) SQL Server
2 36 (7.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (6.56%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.38%) Crystal Reports
5 15 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (2.58%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.19%) Sybase ASE
7 11 (2.19%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (1.79%) Sybase IQ
9 9 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.59%) Data Mart
10 8 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.99%) MySQL
11 5 (0.99%) DTS
11 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.60%) MS Access
13 2 (0.40%) KDB
Development Applications
1 16 (3.18%) JIRA
2 14 (2.78%) Subversion
3 8 (1.59%) Toad
3 8 (1.59%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.60%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.40%) Maven
8 1 (0.20%) NUnit
8 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.20%) Ant
8 1 (0.20%) JUnit
8 1 (0.20%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.20%) MSTest
8 1 (0.20%) Mockito
General
1 341 (67.79%) Finance
2 131 (26.04%) Banking
3 85 (16.90%) Front Office
4 68 (13.52%) Investment Banking
5 51 (10.14%) Back Office
6 46 (9.15%) Law
7 43 (8.55%) Legal
8 25 (4.97%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.19%) Publishing
10 9 (1.79%) Marketing
11 4 (0.80%) Retail
12 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.20%) French Language
13 1 (0.20%) German Language
13 1 (0.20%) Games
13 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 129 (25.65%) Analyst
2 90 (17.89%) Support Analyst
3 73 (14.51%) Developer
4 53 (10.54%) Desktop Support
5 39 (7.75%) Support Engineer
6 34 (6.76%) Technical Support
7 33 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 31 (6.16%) Market Data Engineer
9 28 (5.57%) Applications Support
9 28 (5.57%) Consultant
10 25 (4.97%) Desktop Analyst
11 24 (4.77%) Systems Engineer
12 22 (4.37%) Business Analyst
12 22 (4.37%) Technical Consultant
12 22 (4.37%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 21 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
14 20 (3.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 19 (3.78%) Desktop Engineer
16 17 (3.38%) C# Developer
16 17 (3.38%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (13.12%) .NET
2 29 (5.77%) ASP.NET
3 22 (4.37%) Rendezvous
4 18 (3.58%) XML
4 18 (3.58%) jQuery
5 15 (2.98%) HTML
6 14 (2.78%) CSS
6 14 (2.78%) Middleware
6 14 (2.78%) Spring
7 13 (2.58%) Web Services
8 11 (2.19%) FIX Protocol
9 10 (1.99%) Software Packaging
9 10 (1.99%) WCF
9 10 (1.99%) JSP
9 10 (1.99%) Servlets
10 8 (1.59%) WPF
10 8 (1.59%) Ajax
11 6 (1.19%) WSH
11 6 (1.19%) ADO
11 6 (1.19%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 105 (20.87%) Blackberry
2 70 (13.92%) Computer Science
3 67 (13.32%) Hedge funds
4 62 (12.33%) Equities
5 51 (10.14%) Reference Data
6 47 (9.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 35 (6.96%) Fixed Income
8 19 (3.78%) Mathematics
9 16 (3.18%) Statistics
10 15 (2.98%) Market Risk
10 15 (2.98%) Derivative
10 15 (2.98%) Management Information System
11 14 (2.78%) Client/Server
12 11 (2.19%) PDA
13 10 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.59%) Clustering
14 8 (1.59%) Firmware
15 7 (1.39%) EqualLogic
15 7 (1.39%) iPad
15 7 (1.39%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 218 (43.34%) Windows
2 93 (18.49%) Windows 7
3 87 (17.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 86 (17.10%) Linux
5 78 (15.51%) UNIX
6 39 (7.75%) Windows XP
7 35 (6.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (5.37%) Solaris
9 26 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (4.17%) Windows 8
11 18 (3.58%) Mac OS X
11 18 (3.58%) Android
12 14 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (2.19%) SUSE
13 11 (2.19%) Debian
14 5 (0.99%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.60%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.60%) VMS
17 2 (0.40%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (20.68%) ITIL
2 50 (9.94%) Project Management
3 39 (7.75%) OO
3 39 (7.75%) Asset Management
4 32 (6.36%) Low Latency
5 27 (5.37%) Wealth Management
6 25 (4.97%) Change Management
6 25 (4.97%) Risk Management
7 23 (4.57%) Data Modelling
7 23 (4.57%) OOP
8 20 (3.98%) Business Analysis
9 18 (3.58%) Service Delivery
10 17 (3.38%) Business Continuity
10 17 (3.38%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (3.18%) Multithreading
11 16 (3.18%) Electronic Trading
11 16 (3.18%) ETRM
11 16 (3.18%) MVC
11 16 (3.18%) Workflow
12 15 (2.98%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (25.25%) SQL
2 81 (16.10%) C#
3 71 (14.12%) Perl
4 61 (12.13%) Python
5 49 (9.74%) Java
6 37 (7.36%) PowerShell
7 25 (4.97%) Bash Shell
8 21 (4.17%) C++
9 20 (3.98%) JavaScript
10 17 (3.38%) VBScript
11 16 (3.18%) VBA
12 15 (2.98%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.19%) VB
13 11 (2.19%) T-SQL
13 11 (2.19%) Ruby
14 9 (1.79%) RPG
15 8 (1.59%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.19%) Lua
17 4 (0.80%) C
18 3 (0.60%) Korn
Qualifications
1 149 (29.62%) Degree
2 45 (8.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (5.37%) CCNA
3 27 (5.37%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (3.98%) MCSE
4 20 (3.98%) MCSA
5 19 (3.78%) MCP
5 19 (3.78%) MCITP
6 15 (2.98%) MCDST
7 8 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.99%) MOS
10 3 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.20%) CFA
12 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.20%) CCNP
12 1 (0.20%) ISEB
12 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.56%) SLA
2 12 (2.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (2.39%) MiFID
2 12 (2.39%) Basel III
3 6 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 159 (31.61%) Active Directory
2 38 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (4.77%) XenApp
4 12 (2.39%) MetaFrame
5 11 (2.19%) Xen
6 8 (1.59%) NFS
7 7 (1.39%) Hyper-V
8 6 (1.19%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.19%) XenServer
9 4 (0.80%) vSphere
10 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 34 (6.76%) SCCM
2 22 (4.37%) WSUS
3 15 (2.98%) NetBackup
4 9 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 9 (1.79%) ITRS Geneos
5 8 (1.59%) Control-M
6 7 (1.39%) ServiceCenter
6 7 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.20%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.20%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 418 (83.10%) Bloomberg
2 154 (30.62%) Microsoft
3 85 (16.90%) Cisco
4 75 (14.91%) Citrix
5 60 (11.93%) VMware
6 43 (8.55%) Sybase
7 39 (7.75%) TIBCO
8 35 (6.96%) Oracle
9 28 (5.57%) HP
9 28 (5.57%) NetApp
10 25 (4.97%) Fidessa
11 24 (4.77%) Dell
11 24 (4.77%) Murex
11 24 (4.77%) Symantec
11 24 (4.77%) CQG
12 23 (4.57%) GoldenSource
13 13 (2.58%) ION Trading
14 12 (2.39%) FactSet
14 12 (2.39%) Remedy
14 12 (2.39%) CheckPoint
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + excellent benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago