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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FactSet
Rank 813 866 880
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +14
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 53 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.018% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 40 9 6
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - -

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
49752 49605 52244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.78% 47.57% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41004 39386 43651
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 £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 28 January 2015 within the UK.

FactSet Salary Histogram in the UK

FactSet
Top 5 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 28 January 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
England +60 53 £42,500 -19.04% 2
London +37 51 £42,500 -19.04% 2
City of London +23 20 £35,000 -17.64%
South East - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey - 2 £45,000 -

FactSet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 59 (75.64%) Finance
2 54 (69.23%) Bloomberg
3 38 (48.72%) Investment Management
4 37 (47.44%) Windows
5 36 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 33 (42.31%) SQL
7 32 (41.03%) Front Office
8 31 (39.74%) Reuters
9 28 (35.90%) VBA
10 27 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (30.77%) C#
11 24 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 23 (29.49%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (29.49%) Cisco
12 23 (29.49%) Active Directory
12 23 (29.49%) VMware
13 22 (28.21%) Asset Management
14 21 (26.92%) SimCorp
14 21 (26.92%) thinkFolio
14 21 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (26.92%) MS Excel
14 21 (26.92%) T-SQL
15 20 (25.64%) SharePoint
16 19 (24.36%) Back Office
17 16 (20.51%) Banking
18 15 (19.23%) MS Exchange
18 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
19 14 (17.95%) Equities
20 13 (16.67%) Xen
20 13 (16.67%) Hyper-V

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (25.64%) SharePoint
2 15 (19.23%) MS Exchange
3 13 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 6 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (2.56%) Beauchamp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) TCP/IP
1 10 (12.82%) DNS
1 10 (12.82%) SAN
1 10 (12.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (75.64%) Finance
2 32 (41.03%) Front Office
3 19 (24.36%) Back Office
4 16 (20.51%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 19 (24.36%) Analyst
3 15 (19.23%) Applications Support
4 13 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 13 (16.67%) Developer
4 13 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 13 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (12.82%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Network Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Support Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Business Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Consultant
8 6 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) Middleware
2 4 (5.13%) .NET
3 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (3.85%) WCF
3 3 (3.85%) WPF
4 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.28%) HTML
5 1 (1.28%) JSON
5 1 (1.28%) jQuery
5 1 (1.28%) Web Services
5 1 (1.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Equities
2 13 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 6 (7.69%) Reference Data
4 6 (7.69%) Derivative
4 6 (7.69%) Statistics
5 5 (6.41%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.13%) Physics
6 4 (5.13%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 37 (47.44%) Windows
2 8 (10.26%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.85%) UNIX
3 3 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) Investment Management
2 27 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (28.21%) Asset Management
4 7 (8.97%) Business Analysis
4 7 (8.97%) Integration Testing
5 6 (7.69%) Data Management
6 5 (6.41%) Workflow
6 5 (6.41%) Change Management
6 5 (6.41%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 5 (6.41%) OO
6 5 (6.41%) Fund Management
6 5 (6.41%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (6.41%) Signal Processing
6 5 (6.41%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (6.41%) Quantitative Investing
6 5 (6.41%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.13%) System Testing
7 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.31%) SQL
2 28 (35.90%) VBA
3 24 (30.77%) C#
4 21 (26.92%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.69%) C
5 6 (7.69%) VB
5 6 (7.69%) C++
5 6 (7.69%) Java
6 5 (6.41%) MATLAB
7 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) MCSE
1 13 (16.67%) MCSA
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.13%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (29.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (29.49%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.67%) Xen
2 13 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 13 (16.67%) XenApp
3 10 (12.82%) vSphere
3 10 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 54 (69.23%) Bloomberg
2 36 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 31 (39.74%) Reuters
4 23 (29.49%) Cisco
4 23 (29.49%) VMware
5 21 (26.92%) SimCorp
5 21 (26.92%) thinkFolio
6 13 (16.67%) Citrix
6 13 (16.67%) Wyse
7 10 (12.82%) Sophis
7 10 (12.82%) Charles River
8 6 (7.69%) Advent
8 6 (7.69%) BI-SAM
8 6 (7.69%) StatPro
8 6 (7.69%) SunGard
9 5 (6.41%) Vermilion
9 5 (6.41%) MathWorks
10 3 (3.85%) Oracle
11 2 (2.56%) Linedata
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