The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 446 427 439
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 5 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.049% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.043% 0.095% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 0
Average salary £32,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +20.68%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11587 11621 11911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.19% 51.77% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9109 9399 10122
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Reuters
England

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Reuters
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Reuters Salary Trend in the South East

Reuters
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reuters across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Reuters Salary Histogram in the South East

Reuters
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey 0 4 £28,750 +4.54%
Buckinghamshire -8 1 £52,500 -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (60.00%) MS Office
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Mitel
3 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (40.00%) Law
3 6 (40.00%) Legal
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (40.00%) Time Management
3 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (33.33%) Bloomberg
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) PHP
6 3 (20.00%) 3G
6 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (20.00%) LAMP
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (13.33%) WordPress
7 2 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (13.33%) Business Development
7 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) WordPress
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Office
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) 3G
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 6 (40.00%) Law
1 6 (40.00%) Legal
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Support Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) IT Support
2 7 (46.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) LAMP
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) Flash
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) WCF
3 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Time Management
2 3 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (13.33%) Business Development
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) DameWare
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Mitel
3 5 (33.33%) Bloomberg
4 1 (6.67%) ION Trading
4 1 (6.67%) StreamBase