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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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 £40,000 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +34.32%
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
1307 1673 1605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.93% 42.43% 43.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1419 1362
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,913 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 6 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) MCP

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 6 (100.00%) Fidessa
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft