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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters
Rank 443 407 376
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -31
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 177 261 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.56% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 1.20% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 137 189 189
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £86,000 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
19241 21661 20514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.39% 46.07% 45.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16213 17857 17144
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +6 53 £48,750 -7.14% 8
Mayfair -8 1 £40,000 -36.00%
Canary Wharf - 1 £33,500 -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 336 (80.96%) Bloomberg
2 300 (72.29%) Finance
3 187 (45.06%) Windows
4 165 (39.76%) Banking
5 146 (35.18%) Microsoft
6 134 (32.29%) SQL
7 117 (28.19%) Active Directory
8 113 (27.23%) ITIL
9 112 (26.99%) Linux
10 103 (24.82%) Blackberry
11 94 (22.65%) MS Excel
12 85 (20.48%) MS Office
13 82 (19.76%) UNIX
14 81 (19.52%) SQL Server
15 75 (18.07%) TCP/IP
16 68 (16.39%) DNS
17 65 (15.66%) Front Office
18 63 (15.18%) Windows 7
19 59 (14.22%) Cisco
19 59 (14.22%) Python
20 56 (13.49%) Perl
21 53 (12.77%) Sybase
21 53 (12.77%) Financial Institution
21 53 (12.77%) Degree
22 49 (11.81%) VMware
22 49 (11.81%) MS Exchange
23 46 (11.08%) LAN
24 44 (10.60%) Windows XP
24 44 (10.60%) Investment Banking
25 43 (10.36%) Hedge funds

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 49 (11.81%) MS Exchange
2 38 (9.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 25 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (4.82%) Drupal
4 20 (4.82%) CMS
4 20 (4.82%) Apache
5 18 (4.34%) nginx
6 16 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.93%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.20%) IIS
11 5 (1.20%) Lync
12 4 (0.96%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.24%) MTS
13 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 94 (22.65%) MS Excel
2 85 (20.48%) MS Office
3 23 (5.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (7.23%) RMDS
2 19 (4.58%) ION MarketView
3 16 (3.86%) Eikon
4 15 (3.61%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (2.17%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.72%) 3000 Xtra
7 2 (0.48%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.48%) Finacle
7 2 (0.48%) Kondor+
8 1 (0.24%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.17%) Mimecast
2 5 (1.20%) Office 365
3 3 (0.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (18.07%) TCP/IP
2 68 (16.39%) DNS
3 46 (11.08%) LAN
4 38 (9.16%) WAN
4 38 (9.16%) VPN
5 36 (8.67%) Multicast
6 34 (8.19%) Firewall
7 33 (7.95%) SAN
8 25 (6.02%) SSL
8 25 (6.02%) DHCP
8 25 (6.02%) Network Security
9 22 (5.30%) VoIP
10 20 (4.82%) OSPF
11 19 (4.58%) VLAN
12 18 (4.34%) Intrusion Detection
12 18 (4.34%) BGP
13 13 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (1.93%) IP Telephony
15 4 (0.96%) Broadband
15 4 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (19.52%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.19%) MySQL
3 25 (6.02%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.10%) KDB
4 17 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.86%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.93%) Big Data
9 7 (1.69%) HBase
9 7 (1.69%) Redis
9 7 (1.69%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.69%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.69%) OpenTSDB
9 7 (1.69%) InfluxDB
10 4 (0.96%) MariaDB
10 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.96%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Subversion
1 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.24%) MSI
2 1 (0.24%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.24%) JMeter
2 1 (0.24%) JIRA
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 300 (72.29%) Finance
2 165 (39.76%) Banking
3 65 (15.66%) Front Office
4 53 (12.77%) Financial Institution
5 44 (10.60%) Investment Banking
6 35 (8.43%) Back Office
7 15 (3.61%) Private Banking
8 14 (3.37%) Retail
9 9 (2.17%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.45%) Law
11 4 (0.96%) Games
11 4 (0.96%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.96%) Marketing
12 3 (0.72%) Legal
12 3 (0.72%) Publishing
13 2 (0.48%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 149 (35.90%) Analyst
2 110 (26.51%) Support Analyst
3 64 (15.42%) Applications Support
4 44 (10.60%) Support Engineer
5 42 (10.12%) Desktop Support
6 31 (7.47%) Applications Support Analyst
7 30 (7.23%) Market Data Engineer
8 26 (6.27%) Systems Engineer
9 23 (5.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (4.82%) Desktop Analyst
11 18 (4.34%) Service Analyst
11 18 (4.34%) 2nd Line Support
12 16 (3.86%) Service Desk Analyst
12 16 (3.86%) Network Specialist
13 15 (3.61%) Technical Specialist
13 15 (3.61%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 15 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support
14 14 (3.37%) Developer
15 13 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
15 13 (3.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.02%) FIX Protocol
2 24 (5.78%) .NET
3 19 (4.58%) Rendezvous
4 17 (4.10%) REST
5 12 (2.89%) Middleware
6 11 (2.65%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 9 (2.17%) Velocity
8 5 (1.20%) WCF
8 5 (1.20%) Swing
8 5 (1.20%) Hibernate
8 5 (1.20%) Spring
9 4 (0.96%) TIBCO EMS
9 4 (0.96%) JMS
9 4 (0.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 3 (0.72%) WPF
10 3 (0.72%) HTML
11 2 (0.48%) Backbone.js
11 2 (0.48%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (0.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 103 (24.82%) Blackberry
2 43 (10.36%) Hedge funds
3 38 (9.16%) Data Centre
4 34 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (7.71%) Derivative
6 30 (7.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 23 (5.54%) PDA
8 21 (5.06%) Fixed Income
8 21 (5.06%) iPhone
9 18 (4.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 16 (3.86%) Equities
11 13 (3.13%) SWIFT
12 12 (2.89%) iPad
12 12 (2.89%) Management Information System
13 11 (2.65%) Grid Computing
13 11 (2.65%) Credit Risk
13 11 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (2.41%) Client/Server
15 9 (2.17%) Eurex
16 8 (1.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 187 (45.06%) Windows
2 112 (26.99%) Linux
3 82 (19.76%) UNIX
4 63 (15.18%) Windows 7
5 44 (10.60%) Windows XP
6 37 (8.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (5.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (4.82%) CentOS
10 17 (4.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (3.13%) Android
11 13 (3.13%) Windows 8
12 11 (2.65%) SUSE
12 11 (2.65%) Debian
13 10 (2.41%) Ubuntu
14 7 (1.69%) Fedora
15 5 (1.20%) Solaris
16 4 (0.96%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.96%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (27.23%) ITIL
2 38 (9.16%) Project Management
3 37 (8.92%) Asset Management
4 34 (8.19%) Configuration Management
5 29 (6.99%) Service Management
6 25 (6.02%) Investment Management
7 24 (5.78%) Wealth Management
8 22 (5.30%) Low Latency
9 21 (5.06%) Service Delivery
10 20 (4.82%) Data Management
11 19 (4.58%) Risk Management
11 19 (4.58%) Change Management
11 19 (4.58%) Electronic Trading
12 18 (4.34%) ITIL V2
12 18 (4.34%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.34%) DDoS Mitigation
13 17 (4.10%) Time Management
14 16 (3.86%) Problem Management
14 16 (3.86%) DNA
14 16 (3.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 134 (32.29%) SQL
2 59 (14.22%) Python
3 56 (13.49%) Perl
4 43 (10.36%) Shell Script
5 28 (6.75%) Java
6 23 (5.54%) Bash Shell
7 20 (4.82%) C#
7 20 (4.82%) PHP
8 19 (4.58%) C++
9 14 (3.37%) C
10 9 (2.17%) JavaScript
10 9 (2.17%) Tcl
11 8 (1.93%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.45%) Ruby
12 6 (1.45%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.45%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.72%) AWK
13 3 (0.72%) VB
13 3 (0.72%) Korn
13 3 (0.72%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (12.77%) Degree
2 36 (8.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (7.71%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (4.58%) CCNP
5 17 (4.10%) CCIE
6 15 (3.61%) CCNA
7 13 (3.13%) MCITP
8 12 (2.89%) MCSE
9 9 (2.17%) MCSA
10 8 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (1.45%) MCP
12 5 (1.20%) CCDP
12 5 (1.20%) MCDST
13 1 (0.24%) PhD
13 1 (0.24%) PMP
13 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.24%) ACCA
13 1 (0.24%) CIMA
13 1 (0.24%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.13%) SLA
3 2 (0.48%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 117 (28.19%) Active Directory
2 40 (9.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.34%) Varnish
4 11 (2.65%) vSphere
5 9 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (1.20%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.48%) XenServer
7 2 (0.48%) Xen
7 2 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (8.19%) Puppet
2 25 (6.02%) ITRS Geneos
2 25 (6.02%) SCCM
3 18 (4.34%) Salt
3 18 (4.34%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (2.17%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.96%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (0.96%) Zenoss
7 3 (0.72%) SCOM
7 3 (0.72%) Dollar Universe
8 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.24%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.24%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.24%) Control-M
8 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 336 (80.96%) Bloomberg
2 146 (35.18%) Microsoft
3 59 (14.22%) Cisco
4 53 (12.77%) Sybase
5 49 (11.81%) VMware
6 38 (9.16%) Oracle
6 38 (9.16%) Fidessa
7 37 (8.92%) Citrix
8 35 (8.43%) HP
9 31 (7.47%) Red Hat
10 24 (5.78%) TIBCO
11 20 (4.82%) ION Trading
12 19 (4.58%) Patsystems
12 19 (4.58%) IBM
13 18 (4.34%) SaltStack
14 17 (4.10%) FactSet
14 17 (4.10%) Infoblox
14 17 (4.10%) Radianz
15 14 (3.37%) Murex
15 14 (3.37%) Caplin
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 32-35k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ABRS
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Thomson Reuters
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 16 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £80k - 120k per year
Posted: 22 days ago