The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 22 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 North West 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 240 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.065% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £19,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -35.59%
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3081 3294 3761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.27% 45.01% 50.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2805 3267
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Reuters
England

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Reuters
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Reuters Salary Trend in the North West

Reuters
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Merseyside - 2 £52,500 -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (40.00%) MCDST
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Support
1 2 (40.00%) BlackBerry Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) MCDST
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle