The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +18.85%
Reuters
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1844 1732 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.76% 44.48% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1440 1449 1639
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Reuters across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Reuters
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Reuters across the Manchester region.

Reuters Salary Trend in Manchester

Reuters
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Support
1 1 (100.00%) BlackBerry Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg