The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FactSet products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FactSet over the 3 months to 4 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 FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FactSet
Rank 879 885 883
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 18 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.017% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.036% 0.037% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 8
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +51.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £46,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £82,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50378 54442 51618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.14% 46.74% 47.60%
Number of salaries quoted 40897 43594 42185
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

FactSet
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FactSet within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

FactSet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FactSet
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FactSet within the UK.

FactSet Salary Trend in the UK

FactSet
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FactSet over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 within the UK.

FactSet Salary Histogram in the UK

FactSet
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FactSet within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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
London +23 18 £32,500 -40.90% 1
England +17 18 £32,500 -40.90% 1
City of London +27 7 £28,500 -48.18%

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing FactSet 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 FactSet.

1 41 (93.18%) Finance
2 37 (84.09%) Bloomberg
3 34 (77.27%) Windows
4 33 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 33 (75.00%) VMware
4 33 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (72.73%) Microsoft
6 31 (70.45%) SQL Server
6 31 (70.45%) SimCorp
7 30 (68.18%) Dynamics GP
7 30 (68.18%) TCP/IP
8 25 (56.82%) Reuters
9 23 (52.27%) MS Excel
10 22 (50.00%) vSphere
11 21 (47.73%) VoIP
12 20 (45.45%) MS Exchange
13 19 (43.18%) Cisco
14 16 (36.36%) DNS
14 16 (36.36%) SAN
14 16 (36.36%) Blackberry
14 16 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (34.09%) Investment Management
16 14 (31.82%) Trend Micro
16 14 (31.82%) Windows 7
16 14 (31.82%) HP
16 14 (31.82%) Ethernet
17 13 (29.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 13 (29.55%) Mitel
18 10 (22.73%) Tivoli
18 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing FactSet 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 FactSet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 13 (29.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (52.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (68.18%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.27%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (68.18%) TCP/IP
2 21 (47.73%) VoIP
3 16 (36.36%) DNS
3 16 (36.36%) SAN
4 14 (31.82%) Ethernet
5 6 (13.64%) VPN
5 6 (13.64%) VLAN
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (70.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
General
1 41 (93.18%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
2 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Support Technician
1 14 (31.82%) IT Support Technician
1 14 (31.82%) IT Support
2 13 (29.55%) Support Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) Network Engineer
5 9 (20.45%) Support Analyst
6 8 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.82%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 8 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Equities
5 1 (2.27%) Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.27%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.64%) Windows 8
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Investment Management
2 6 (13.64%) Time Management
2 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.55%) Data Management
4 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.27%) Requirements Management
4 1 (2.27%) Fund Management
4 1 (2.27%) Project Management
4 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.27%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.27%) Analytics
4 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) C#
2 3 (6.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.27%) VBA
3 1 (2.27%) Python
3 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) CCNA
1 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) MCSE
3 3 (6.82%) MCSA
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 33 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 33 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (50.00%) vSphere
3 16 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.82%) XenApp
4 3 (6.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Bloomberg
2 33 (75.00%) VMware
3 32 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 31 (70.45%) SimCorp
5 25 (56.82%) Reuters
6 19 (43.18%) Cisco
7 14 (31.82%) HP
7 14 (31.82%) Trend Micro
8 13 (29.55%) Mitel
9 4 (9.09%) EMC
10 3 (6.82%) Citrix
10 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
10 3 (6.82%) Wyse
10 3 (6.82%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (2.27%) SunGard
11 1 (2.27%) StatPro
11 1 (2.27%) RIMES
11 1 (2.27%) BI-SAM
11 1 (2.27%) Advent
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