The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Reuters 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 Reuters over the 3 months to 24 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 currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Reuters Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 664 606 587
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -19
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 257 279 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.53% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 185 202 275
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £20,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -32.20%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55518 52339 56957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.18% 48.07% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44615 42812 48046
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Reuters
Salary Trend

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

Reuters Salary Trend in the UK

Reuters
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reuters over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 within the UK.

Reuters Salary Histogram in the UK

Reuters
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England -44 249 £48,750 +8.33% 34
London -26 248 £47,000 +4.44% 33
City of London +11 79 £50,000 - 18
Mayfair +8 6 £56,250 -6.25%
Scotland -22 5 £24,000 -
Stirling -12 4 - -
Liverpool - 3 £52,500 -
Merseyside - 3 £52,500 -
North West - 3 £52,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £55,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £24,000 -
Essex - 1 £28,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £40,000 -
East of England - 1 £28,000 -

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 433 (79.30%) Bloomberg
2 373 (68.32%) Finance
3 232 (42.49%) Windows
4 173 (31.68%) Microsoft
5 166 (30.40%) Degree
6 160 (29.30%) Active Directory
7 143 (26.19%) SQL
8 135 (24.73%) Banking
9 114 (20.88%) MS Exchange
10 111 (20.33%) SQL Server
11 108 (19.78%) Blackberry
12 104 (19.05%) ITIL
13 96 (17.58%) MS Office
14 94 (17.22%) Windows 7
15 91 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 90 (16.48%) TCP/IP
17 89 (16.30%) MS Excel
18 87 (15.93%) Linux
18 87 (15.93%) Front Office
18 87 (15.93%) Windows Server 2008
19 86 (15.75%) C#
19 86 (15.75%) Cisco
20 83 (15.20%) UNIX
21 82 (15.02%) DNS
22 79 (14.47%) Computer Science
23 76 (13.92%) Citrix
24 75 (13.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
25 73 (13.37%) .NET
26 71 (13.00%) Hedge funds
27 70 (12.82%) Perl

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 114 (20.88%) MS Exchange
2 91 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 75 (13.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 54 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (3.85%) IIS
6 15 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (2.56%) Apache
8 9 (1.65%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.65%) Lync
9 6 (1.10%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.55%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.55%) Confluence
12 2 (0.37%) WordPress
12 2 (0.37%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.18%) MTS
13 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 96 (17.58%) MS Office
2 89 (16.30%) MS Excel
3 23 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.10%) MS Project
5 5 (0.92%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 58 (10.62%) RMDS
2 35 (6.41%) Eikon
3 13 (2.38%) Summit
3 13 (2.38%) 3000 Xtra
4 12 (2.20%) Front Arena
5 10 (1.83%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 7 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (1.10%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.55%) IntelliMatch
9 2 (0.37%) MultiFonds
10 1 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
10 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
10 1 (0.18%) SimCorp Dimension
10 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.83%) Office 365
2 4 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 90 (16.48%) TCP/IP
2 82 (15.02%) DNS
3 64 (11.72%) LAN
4 62 (11.36%) DHCP
5 56 (10.26%) WAN
6 45 (8.24%) VPN
7 38 (6.96%) Firewall
8 23 (4.21%) SAN
8 23 (4.21%) Cisco IOS
9 19 (3.48%) iSCSI
10 14 (2.56%) SSL
11 13 (2.38%) Network Security
11 13 (2.38%) IP Telephony
12 12 (2.20%) VoIP
13 11 (2.01%) HTTP
13 11 (2.01%) Cisco IPT
14 10 (1.83%) Multicast
15 8 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
16 6 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
17 5 (0.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (20.33%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.48%) Crystal Reports
5 15 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.01%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.01%) Sybase ASE
8 10 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.65%) Sybase IQ
10 8 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.47%) Data Mart
11 6 (1.10%) MySQL
12 5 (0.92%) DTS
12 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.55%) MS Access
13 3 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (2.93%) JIRA
2 14 (2.56%) Subversion
2 14 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.47%) Toad
5 7 (1.28%) Maven
6 6 (1.10%) Ant
6 6 (1.10%) JUnit
7 5 (0.92%) InstallShield
7 5 (0.92%) MSBuild
7 5 (0.92%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 4 (0.73%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.55%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.37%) NUnit
11 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.18%) Yeoman
11 1 (0.18%) Mockito
11 1 (0.18%) MSTest
General
1 373 (68.32%) Finance
2 135 (24.73%) Banking
3 87 (15.93%) Front Office
4 70 (12.82%) Investment Banking
5 69 (12.64%) Law
6 66 (12.09%) Legal
7 52 (9.52%) Back Office
8 27 (4.95%) Marketing
9 24 (4.40%) Financial Institution
10 11 (2.01%) Publishing
11 4 (0.73%) Billing
11 4 (0.73%) Retail
12 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.18%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Games
13 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.18%) French Language
13 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 134 (24.54%) Analyst
2 92 (16.85%) Support Analyst
3 86 (15.75%) Developer
4 54 (9.89%) Desktop Support
5 40 (7.33%) Support Engineer
6 35 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 34 (6.23%) Technical Support
8 32 (5.86%) Consultant
9 31 (5.68%) Market Data Engineer
10 28 (5.13%) Applications Support
11 25 (4.58%) Desktop Analyst
12 24 (4.40%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (4.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 22 (4.03%) Senior Developer
13 22 (4.03%) Technical Consultant
13 22 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support
13 22 (4.03%) Business Analyst
14 20 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 19 (3.48%) Desktop Engineer
16 18 (3.30%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (13.37%) .NET
2 35 (6.41%) ASP.NET
3 28 (5.13%) XML
4 24 (4.40%) jQuery
5 23 (4.21%) HTML
6 22 (4.03%) CSS
7 21 (3.85%) Rendezvous
8 19 (3.48%) Spring
9 18 (3.30%) Web Services
10 15 (2.75%) Middleware
11 14 (2.56%) Ajax
11 14 (2.56%) XSLT
12 11 (2.01%) .NET Framework
12 11 (2.01%) FIX Protocol
12 11 (2.01%) WCF
12 11 (2.01%) REST
13 10 (1.83%) Software Packaging
13 10 (1.83%) JSP
13 10 (1.83%) Servlets
14 9 (1.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 108 (19.78%) Blackberry
2 79 (14.47%) Computer Science
3 71 (13.00%) Hedge funds
4 64 (11.72%) Equities
5 55 (10.07%) Reference Data
6 47 (8.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 36 (6.59%) Fixed Income
8 24 (4.40%) Mathematics
9 17 (3.11%) Management Information System
9 17 (3.11%) Derivative
10 16 (2.93%) Statistics
11 15 (2.75%) Market Risk
12 14 (2.56%) Client/Server
13 11 (2.01%) PDA
14 10 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (1.47%) Clustering
15 8 (1.47%) Firmware
16 7 (1.28%) SWIFT
16 7 (1.28%) EqualLogic
17 6 (1.10%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 232 (42.49%) Windows
2 94 (17.22%) Windows 7
3 87 (15.93%) Linux
3 87 (15.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (15.20%) UNIX
5 39 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 35 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (4.95%) Solaris
8 26 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (3.85%) Windows 8
10 19 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (3.48%) Android
11 18 (3.30%) Mac OS X
12 11 (2.01%) SUSE
12 11 (2.01%) Debian
13 6 (1.10%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.55%) VMS
15 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (19.05%) ITIL
2 61 (11.17%) Project Management
3 43 (7.88%) OO
4 39 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 33 (6.04%) Low Latency
6 29 (5.31%) Wealth Management
7 26 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 26 (4.76%) Practice Management
8 25 (4.58%) Change Management
9 24 (4.40%) Business Analysis
9 24 (4.40%) Data Modelling
10 23 (4.21%) OOP
10 23 (4.21%) MVC
11 21 (3.85%) Multithreading
12 20 (3.66%) Service Delivery
12 20 (3.66%) Workflow
13 18 (3.30%) Business Continuity
14 17 (3.11%) Performance Tuning
15 16 (2.93%) Business Continuity Management
15 16 (2.93%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 143 (26.19%) SQL
2 86 (15.75%) C#
3 70 (12.82%) Perl
4 60 (10.99%) Python
5 54 (9.89%) Java
6 37 (6.78%) PowerShell
7 26 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 25 (4.58%) Bash Shell
9 22 (4.03%) C++
10 17 (3.11%) VBScript
11 16 (2.93%) VBA
12 14 (2.56%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.20%) T-SQL
14 11 (2.01%) VB
14 11 (2.01%) Ruby
15 9 (1.65%) RPG
16 8 (1.47%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.10%) Lua
18 5 (0.92%) XQuery
18 5 (0.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 166 (30.40%) Degree
2 54 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (5.49%) CCNA
4 22 (4.03%) MCITP
5 20 (3.66%) MCSE
5 20 (3.66%) MCSA
6 19 (3.48%) MCP
7 15 (2.75%) MCDST
8 8 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.92%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.92%) MOS
11 4 (0.73%) PMP
11 4 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.18%) CCNP
14 1 (0.18%) ISEB
14 1 (0.18%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.23%) SLA
2 13 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 13 (2.38%) MiFID
2 13 (2.38%) Basel III
3 6 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 160 (29.30%) Active Directory
2 43 (7.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (4.40%) XenApp
4 12 (2.20%) MetaFrame
5 11 (2.01%) Xen
6 8 (1.47%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.47%) NFS
7 6 (1.10%) XenServer
7 6 (1.10%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.92%) vSphere
9 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 34 (6.23%) SCCM
2 22 (4.03%) WSUS
3 15 (2.75%) NetBackup
4 9 (1.65%) Backup Exec
4 9 (1.65%) ITRS Geneos
5 8 (1.47%) Control-M
6 7 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (1.28%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.18%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.18%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 433 (79.30%) Bloomberg
2 173 (31.68%) Microsoft
3 86 (15.75%) Cisco
4 76 (13.92%) Citrix
5 65 (11.90%) VMware
6 42 (7.69%) Sybase
7 39 (7.14%) TIBCO
8 35 (6.41%) Oracle
9 28 (5.13%) Fidessa
9 28 (5.13%) HP
9 28 (5.13%) NetApp
10 24 (4.40%) GoldenSource
10 24 (4.40%) Symantec
10 24 (4.40%) CQG
10 24 (4.40%) Dell
10 24 (4.40%) Murex
11 12 (2.20%) FactSet
11 12 (2.20%) ION Trading
11 12 (2.20%) Remedy
11 12 (2.20%) CheckPoint
City, London
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + excellent benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago