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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters
Rank 420 417 393
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 232 246 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.50% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 1.09% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 179 185 171
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £50,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +81.81%
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
20236 22659 20485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.40% 46.25% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16975 18780 17027
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 3 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 3 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 +9 49 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Mayfair -9 3 £40,000 -27.27%
Docklands, London +9 2 - -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 335 (77.73%) Bloomberg
2 288 (66.82%) Finance
3 214 (49.65%) Windows
4 175 (40.60%) Microsoft
5 153 (35.50%) Banking
6 152 (35.27%) Active Directory
7 125 (29.00%) Blackberry
8 120 (27.84%) SQL
9 114 (26.45%) MS Excel
10 112 (25.99%) ITIL
11 109 (25.29%) Linux
12 99 (22.97%) MS Office
13 98 (22.74%) SQL Server
14 81 (18.79%) Windows 7
15 76 (17.63%) Front Office
16 73 (16.94%) UNIX
17 71 (16.47%) VMware
18 67 (15.55%) MS Exchange
19 66 (15.31%) DNS
20 64 (14.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 62 (14.39%) Python
21 62 (14.39%) Perl
22 61 (14.15%) Degree
23 57 (13.23%) Citrix
24 56 (12.99%) Cisco
25 55 (12.76%) TCP/IP
26 52 (12.06%) Hedge funds
26 52 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
27 51 (11.83%) Sybase
28 50 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 67 (15.55%) MS Exchange
2 64 (14.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (3.94%) Apache
5 16 (3.71%) CMS
5 16 (3.71%) Drupal
6 15 (3.48%) nginx
7 13 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (2.09%) SharePoint
10 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.16%) IIS
11 5 (1.16%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.16%) Apache Spark
11 5 (1.16%) Lync
12 4 (0.93%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.23%) MTS
13 1 (0.23%) Node.js
13 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 114 (26.45%) MS Excel
2 99 (22.97%) MS Office
3 26 (6.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (8.12%) RMDS
2 15 (3.48%) Dynamics GP
2 15 (3.48%) ION MarketView
3 13 (3.02%) Eikon
4 12 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.93%) 3000 Xtra
5 4 (0.93%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.46%) Finacle
6 2 (0.46%) Kondor+
6 2 (0.46%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (0.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.32%) Mimecast
2 7 (1.62%) SaaS
2 7 (1.62%) Office 365
3 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (15.31%) DNS
2 55 (12.76%) TCP/IP
3 45 (10.44%) LAN
4 43 (9.98%) WAN
5 37 (8.58%) VPN
5 37 (8.58%) Firewall
6 30 (6.96%) SAN
7 21 (4.87%) SSL
7 21 (4.87%) Multicast
8 20 (4.64%) VLAN
8 20 (4.64%) Network Security
8 20 (4.64%) VoIP
9 15 (3.48%) DHCP
9 15 (3.48%) IP Telephony
9 15 (3.48%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (2.09%) OSPF
11 6 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.16%) BGP
13 4 (0.93%) IPsec
13 4 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (22.74%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.03%) MySQL
3 25 (5.80%) Relational Database
4 20 (4.64%) KDB
5 19 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (3.94%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.55%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.32%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.32%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.32%) Big Data
9 7 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.16%) OLAP
10 5 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.16%) Spotfire
10 5 (1.16%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (1.16%) QlikView
10 5 (1.16%) HBase
10 5 (1.16%) Redis
10 5 (1.16%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.70%) Subversion
3 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (0.46%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.23%) Capybara
4 1 (0.23%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (0.23%) Sublime Text
4 1 (0.23%) JIRA
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.23%) Selenium
4 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.23%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.23%) MSI
4 1 (0.23%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.23%) JMeter
General
1 288 (66.82%) Finance
2 153 (35.50%) Banking
3 76 (17.63%) Front Office
4 46 (10.67%) Investment Banking
5 36 (8.35%) Financial Institution
6 29 (6.73%) Back Office
7 9 (2.09%) Marketing
8 7 (1.62%) Private Banking
9 5 (1.16%) Law
10 4 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (0.93%) Retail
11 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.70%) Games
12 2 (0.46%) Legal
12 2 (0.46%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.23%) Advertising
13 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 166 (38.52%) Analyst
2 115 (26.68%) Support Analyst
3 62 (14.39%) Applications Support
4 59 (13.69%) Support Engineer
5 54 (12.53%) Desktop Support
6 30 (6.96%) 2nd Line Support
6 30 (6.96%) Applications Support Analyst
7 29 (6.73%) Service Analyst
8 27 (6.26%) Service Desk Analyst
9 24 (5.57%) Developer
10 23 (5.34%) Desktop Analyst
10 23 (5.34%) Market Data Engineer
11 21 (4.87%) Systems Engineer
11 21 (4.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (4.64%) Technical Support
13 19 (4.41%) Desktop Engineer
14 18 (4.18%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 18 (4.18%) 3rd Line Support
15 16 (3.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 16 (3.71%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.57%) .NET
2 19 (4.41%) Rendezvous
3 16 (3.71%) REST
4 15 (3.48%) FIX Protocol
5 9 (2.09%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (2.09%) Middleware
5 9 (2.09%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.86%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (1.62%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.39%) TIBCO EMS
9 5 (1.16%) Application Packaging
9 5 (1.16%) Swing
9 5 (1.16%) Spring
9 5 (1.16%) Hibernate
9 5 (1.16%) WCF
10 4 (0.93%) Velocity
10 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 4 (0.93%) JMS
11 3 (0.70%) WPF
11 3 (0.70%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 125 (29.00%) Blackberry
2 52 (12.06%) Hedge funds
3 33 (7.66%) Derivative
4 30 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (6.73%) Fixed Income
5 29 (6.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (6.50%) Data Centre
7 24 (5.57%) Equities
8 21 (4.87%) iPhone
9 18 (4.18%) PDA
10 15 (3.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 12 (2.78%) iPad
11 12 (2.78%) SWIFT
12 11 (2.55%) Computer Science
12 11 (2.55%) Fat Client
12 11 (2.55%) Thin Client
13 10 (2.32%) Video Conferencing
13 10 (2.32%) Reference Data
13 10 (2.32%) Credit Risk
14 9 (2.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 214 (49.65%) Windows
2 109 (25.29%) Linux
3 81 (18.79%) Windows 7
4 73 (16.94%) UNIX
5 50 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (9.05%) Windows XP
7 25 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (4.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (4.18%) Windows 8
11 17 (3.94%) CentOS
12 13 (3.02%) Android
13 12 (2.78%) SUSE
13 12 (2.78%) Debian
14 9 (2.09%) Ubuntu
15 8 (1.86%) Solaris
16 6 (1.39%) Fedora
17 5 (1.16%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.93%) Apple iOS
19 3 (0.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (25.99%) ITIL
2 29 (6.73%) Asset Management
3 24 (5.57%) Configuration Management
3 24 (5.57%) Project Management
4 23 (5.34%) Service Management
5 20 (4.64%) Investment Management
6 19 (4.41%) DNA
6 19 (4.41%) Data Management
7 18 (4.18%) Time Management
7 18 (4.18%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (3.94%) Low Latency
9 16 (3.71%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (3.48%) DDoS Mitigation
10 15 (3.48%) ITIL V2
10 15 (3.48%) Problem Management
10 15 (3.48%) Electronic Trading
10 15 (3.48%) Migration
10 15 (3.48%) Change Management
11 13 (3.02%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (3.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 120 (27.84%) SQL
2 62 (14.39%) Perl
2 62 (14.39%) Python
3 48 (11.14%) Shell Script
4 33 (7.66%) C#
5 25 (5.80%) Bash Shell
6 24 (5.57%) Java
7 17 (3.94%) PHP
8 16 (3.71%) JavaScript
8 16 (3.71%) C++
9 14 (3.25%) C
10 10 (2.32%) Tcl
11 8 (1.86%) Ruby
12 7 (1.62%) MATLAB
12 7 (1.62%) VBA
13 5 (1.16%) Korn
13 5 (1.16%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.16%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.70%) C-shell
14 3 (0.70%) AWK
Qualifications
1 61 (14.15%) Degree
2 38 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (4.87%) MCSE
3 21 (4.87%) MCSA
3 21 (4.87%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (3.71%) CCNA
5 11 (2.55%) MCITP
6 8 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.62%) MCP
7 7 (1.62%) MCDST
8 6 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.16%) CCIE
9 5 (1.16%) CCNP
10 2 (0.46%) CCDP
10 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.23%) PMP
11 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.23%) ACCA
11 1 (0.23%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.02%) SLA
3 4 (0.93%) QA
4 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 152 (35.27%) Active Directory
2 52 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.94%) Hyper-V
3 17 (3.94%) XenApp
4 16 (3.71%) vSphere
5 15 (3.48%) Varnish
5 15 (3.48%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (3.25%) Xen
7 12 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (1.16%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.46%) XenServer
11 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (5.80%) SCCM
2 24 (5.57%) Puppet
3 18 (4.18%) ITRS Geneos
4 15 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (3.48%) Salt
5 10 (2.32%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.93%) Zenoss
6 4 (0.93%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.70%) Dollar Universe
7 3 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (0.70%) SCOM
8 1 (0.23%) Control-M
8 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 335 (77.73%) Bloomberg
2 175 (40.60%) Microsoft
3 71 (16.47%) VMware
4 57 (13.23%) Citrix
5 56 (12.99%) Cisco
6 51 (11.83%) Sybase
7 43 (9.98%) Oracle
8 35 (8.12%) Fidessa
9 34 (7.89%) FactSet
10 30 (6.96%) HP
11 24 (5.57%) Red Hat
11 24 (5.57%) TIBCO
12 17 (3.94%) Tradeweb
13 16 (3.71%) ION Trading
13 16 (3.71%) Avaya
14 15 (3.48%) Murex
14 15 (3.48%) SimCorp
14 15 (3.48%) SaltStack
15 14 (3.25%) Caplin
15 14 (3.25%) Patsystems
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