The table below looks at the statistics for ITRS Geneos skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITRS Geneos over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ITRS Geneos
Rank 849 834 890
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +56
Permanent jobs citing ITRS Geneos 53 42 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.039% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.71% 0.65% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42 27 10
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £41,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 -

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7510 6475 6505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.56% 6.07% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5943 5225 5270
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ITRS Geneos
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITRS Geneos within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

ITRS Geneos Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITRS Geneos
Salary Trend

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

ITRS Geneos Salary Trend in the UK

ITRS Geneos
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITRS Geneos over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

ITRS Geneos Salary Histogram in the UK

ITRS Geneos
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITRS Geneos within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
England -8 53 £65,000 +30.00% 3
London -5 50 £65,000 +30.00% 3
City of London +8 6 £60,000 +14.28%
Birmingham -15 3 - -
West Midlands -19 3 - -

ITRS Geneos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ITRS Geneos 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 ITRS Geneos.

1 70 (89.74%) UNIX
2 57 (73.08%) Linux
3 48 (61.54%) SQL
4 38 (48.72%) Finance
5 33 (42.31%) Python
6 31 (39.74%) Perl
7 30 (38.46%) Banking
8 29 (37.18%) Reuters
8 29 (37.18%) Bloomberg
9 26 (33.33%) Red Hat
10 25 (32.05%) Front Office
11 23 (29.49%) Bash Shell
12 21 (26.92%) CentOS
12 21 (26.92%) Puppet
12 21 (26.92%) Investment Banking
13 19 (24.36%) Hedge funds
13 19 (24.36%) ITIL
14 18 (23.08%) Degree
15 17 (21.79%) Multicast
16 16 (20.51%) Windows
16 16 (20.51%) Oracle
16 16 (20.51%) Equities
17 15 (19.23%) FIX Protocol
18 14 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 13 (16.67%) Financial Institution
20 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
20 12 (15.38%) Electronic Trading
21 11 (14.10%) Algorithmic Trading
21 11 (14.10%) Shell Script
22 10 (12.82%) Firewall

ITRS Geneos
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ITRS Geneos 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 ITRS Geneos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.79%) Multicast
2 10 (12.82%) LDAP
2 10 (12.82%) DNS
2 10 (12.82%) Firewall
2 10 (12.82%) SSH
3 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.85%) NAS
4 3 (3.85%) tcpdump
4 3 (3.85%) SAN
4 3 (3.85%) SMTP
4 3 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) MySQL
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.13%) DTS
5 3 (3.85%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 38 (48.72%) Finance
2 30 (38.46%) Banking
3 25 (32.05%) Front Office
4 21 (26.92%) Investment Banking
5 13 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.85%) Back Office
7 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.28%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (37.18%) Applications Support
2 24 (30.77%) Analyst
3 23 (29.49%) Support Analyst
4 21 (26.92%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (17.95%) Applications Support Analyst
5 14 (17.95%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (12.82%) Administrator
7 8 (10.26%) Market Data Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
9 5 (6.41%) IT Administrator
10 4 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.13%) FX Support Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Solaris Administrator
11 2 (2.56%) Junior
11 2 (2.56%) Implementation Engineer
12 1 (1.28%) Production Support Analyst
12 1 (1.28%) Coordinator
12 1 (1.28%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.23%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (5.13%) Rendezvous
2 4 (5.13%) Middleware
3 3 (3.85%) JMS
4 2 (2.56%) XML
4 2 (2.56%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Hedge funds
2 16 (20.51%) Equities
3 8 (10.26%) Fixed Income
4 6 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (6.41%) VWAP
6 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.28%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 70 (89.74%) UNIX
2 57 (73.08%) Linux
3 21 (26.92%) CentOS
4 16 (20.51%) Windows
5 14 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.97%) Solaris
7 1 (1.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) ITIL
2 12 (15.38%) Electronic Trading
3 11 (14.10%) Algorithmic Trading
4 9 (11.54%) Project Management
5 8 (10.26%) Asset Management
5 8 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.13%) Low Latency
8 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.85%) Change Control
8 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.85%) Release Management
8 3 (3.85%) Investment Management
9 2 (2.56%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.28%) Kernel Tuning
10 1 (1.28%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 1 (1.28%) Coaching
10 1 (1.28%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (61.54%) SQL
2 33 (42.31%) Python
3 31 (39.74%) Perl
4 23 (29.49%) Bash Shell
5 11 (14.10%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.56%) Java
7 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) RHCE
2 3 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.85%) RHCA
2 3 (3.85%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) EMIR
1 3 (3.85%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Squid
2 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.85%) NFS
3 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (26.92%) Puppet
2 9 (11.54%) Nagios
3 5 (6.41%) Zenoss
4 4 (5.13%) CFEngine
5 3 (3.85%) Cobbler
5 3 (3.85%) Netcool
6 1 (1.28%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.28%) Control-M
6 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (37.18%) Reuters
1 29 (37.18%) Bloomberg
2 26 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 16 (20.51%) Oracle
4 7 (8.97%) Sybase
5 5 (6.41%) ION Trading
6 4 (5.13%) TIBCO
6 4 (5.13%) CQG
7 3 (3.85%) VMware
7 3 (3.85%) Caplin
7 3 (3.85%) Kalahari
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