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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 644 617 579
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -38
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 263 280 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.53% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 192 204 273
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £86,750 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £24,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+108.33% -15.78%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55218 52337 56898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.21% 48.14% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 44306 42736 47984
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,299
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 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Reuters Salary Histogram in the UK

Reuters
Top 17 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 30 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 -39 253 £45,000 -10.00% 24
London -40 251 £45,000 -10.00% 23
City of London +3 79 £50,000 - 11
Mayfair +7 5 £57,500 -4.16%
Scotland -3 5 £24,000 -
Stirling - 4 - -
Liverpool - 3 £52,500 -
Merseyside - 3 £52,500 -
North West - 3 £52,500 -
South East -27 1 £33,500 -9.45% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £40,000 -
East of England - 1 £28,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £33,500 - 1
Essex - 1 £28,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £55,000 -
Aylesbury - 1 £33,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £24,000 -

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 435 (79.52%) Bloomberg
2 373 (68.19%) Finance
3 231 (42.23%) Windows
4 174 (31.81%) Microsoft
5 164 (29.98%) Degree
6 160 (29.25%) Active Directory
7 144 (26.33%) SQL
8 136 (24.86%) Banking
9 116 (21.21%) MS Exchange
10 111 (20.29%) Blackberry
11 107 (19.56%) SQL Server
12 100 (18.28%) MS Office
12 100 (18.28%) ITIL
13 95 (17.37%) MS Excel
14 93 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 92 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
15 92 (16.82%) Windows 7
15 92 (16.82%) Linux
16 89 (16.27%) TCP/IP
16 89 (16.27%) Front Office
17 88 (16.09%) C#
18 87 (15.90%) UNIX
19 85 (15.54%) Cisco
20 83 (15.17%) DNS
21 78 (14.26%) Computer Science
22 74 (13.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
23 73 (13.35%) Citrix
23 73 (13.35%) Perl
23 73 (13.35%) .NET
23 73 (13.35%) Investment Banking

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 116 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 93 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (13.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 57 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (3.84%) IIS
6 15 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (2.56%) Apache
8 10 (1.83%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.65%) Lync
10 6 (1.10%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.55%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.55%) Confluence
13 2 (0.37%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.37%) WordPress
13 2 (0.37%) Mule
14 1 (0.18%) MTS
Applications
1 100 (18.28%) MS Office
2 95 (17.37%) MS Excel
3 27 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.28%) MS Project
5 5 (0.91%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 58 (10.60%) RMDS
2 35 (6.40%) Eikon
3 13 (2.38%) Summit
3 13 (2.38%) 3000 Xtra
4 12 (2.19%) 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%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
10 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
10 1 (0.18%) SimCorp Dimension
10 1 (0.18%) ION MarketView
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 89 (16.27%) TCP/IP
2 83 (15.17%) DNS
3 66 (12.07%) LAN
4 62 (11.33%) DHCP
5 57 (10.42%) WAN
6 46 (8.41%) VPN
7 38 (6.95%) Firewall
8 23 (4.20%) Cisco IOS
8 23 (4.20%) SAN
9 19 (3.47%) iSCSI
10 14 (2.56%) SSL
10 14 (2.56%) IP Telephony
10 14 (2.56%) Network Security
11 13 (2.38%) Multicast
12 12 (2.19%) VoIP
13 11 (2.01%) Cisco IPT
13 11 (2.01%) HTTP
14 8 (1.46%) Fibre Channel
15 6 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (0.91%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (19.56%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (7.13%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.29%) Crystal Reports
5 15 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.01%) Sybase ASE
7 11 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.01%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.65%) Sybase IQ
10 8 (1.46%) Data Mart
10 8 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.10%) MySQL
12 5 (0.91%) DTS
12 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.55%) MS Access
13 3 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (2.93%) JIRA
2 15 (2.74%) Subversion
3 13 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.46%) Toad
5 8 (1.46%) Maven
6 7 (1.28%) Ant
6 7 (1.28%) JUnit
7 5 (0.91%) InstallShield
7 5 (0.91%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 5 (0.91%) MSBuild
8 4 (0.73%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.55%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.37%) Mockito
10 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.37%) NUnit
11 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.18%) MSTest
11 1 (0.18%) Yeoman
General
1 373 (68.19%) Finance
2 136 (24.86%) Banking
3 89 (16.27%) Front Office
4 73 (13.35%) Investment Banking
5 69 (12.61%) Law
6 66 (12.07%) Legal
7 50 (9.14%) Back Office
8 27 (4.94%) Financial Institution
8 27 (4.94%) Marketing
9 11 (2.01%) Publishing
10 4 (0.73%) Billing
10 4 (0.73%) Retail
11 2 (0.37%) French Language
11 2 (0.37%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 136 (24.86%) Analyst
2 93 (17.00%) Support Analyst
3 85 (15.54%) Developer
4 56 (10.24%) Desktop Support
5 43 (7.86%) Support Engineer
6 37 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 32 (5.85%) Technical Support
8 31 (5.67%) Market Data Engineer
9 30 (5.48%) Consultant
10 27 (4.94%) Applications Support
11 26 (4.75%) Desktop Analyst
12 24 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
12 24 (4.39%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 23 (4.20%) Business Analyst
14 22 (4.02%) Senior Developer
15 21 (3.84%) 2nd Line Support
16 20 (3.66%) Technical Consultant
16 20 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 19 (3.47%) Desktop Engineer
18 18 (3.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (13.35%) .NET
2 34 (6.22%) ASP.NET
3 28 (5.12%) XML
4 23 (4.20%) jQuery
5 22 (4.02%) Rendezvous
6 21 (3.84%) HTML
6 21 (3.84%) CSS
7 20 (3.66%) Spring
8 18 (3.29%) Web Services
9 14 (2.56%) Middleware
9 14 (2.56%) XSLT
10 13 (2.38%) Ajax
11 11 (2.01%) FIX Protocol
11 11 (2.01%) WCF
11 11 (2.01%) REST
12 10 (1.83%) JSP
12 10 (1.83%) Servlets
12 10 (1.83%) Software Packaging
12 10 (1.83%) .NET Framework
13 9 (1.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 111 (20.29%) Blackberry
2 78 (14.26%) Computer Science
3 71 (12.98%) Hedge funds
4 63 (11.52%) Equities
5 55 (10.05%) Reference Data
6 45 (8.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 37 (6.76%) Fixed Income
8 24 (4.39%) Mathematics
9 18 (3.29%) Derivative
10 17 (3.11%) Market Risk
11 16 (2.93%) Management Information System
11 16 (2.93%) Statistics
12 14 (2.56%) Client/Server
12 14 (2.56%) PDA
13 10 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.46%) Firmware
14 8 (1.46%) Clustering
15 7 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
15 7 (1.28%) iPhone
15 7 (1.28%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 231 (42.23%) Windows
2 92 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 92 (16.82%) Windows 7
2 92 (16.82%) Linux
3 87 (15.90%) UNIX
4 43 (7.86%) Windows XP
5 36 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (4.94%) Solaris
7 26 (4.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (4.02%) Windows 8
9 20 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (3.47%) Android
11 17 (3.11%) Mac OS X
12 12 (2.19%) SUSE
12 12 (2.19%) Debian
13 5 (0.91%) CentOS
13 5 (0.91%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.73%) VMS
14 4 (0.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (18.28%) ITIL
2 62 (11.33%) Project Management
3 45 (8.23%) OO
4 38 (6.95%) Asset Management
5 30 (5.48%) Low Latency
6 27 (4.94%) Wealth Management
7 26 (4.75%) Practice Management
7 26 (4.75%) Change Management
8 25 (4.57%) Risk Management
9 23 (4.20%) Business Analysis
9 23 (4.20%) Data Modelling
9 23 (4.20%) OOP
9 23 (4.20%) MVC
10 20 (3.66%) Service Delivery
10 20 (3.66%) Workflow
10 20 (3.66%) Multithreading
11 17 (3.11%) Business Continuity
11 17 (3.11%) Electronic Trading
12 16 (2.93%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (2.93%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 144 (26.33%) SQL
2 88 (16.09%) C#
3 73 (13.35%) Perl
4 61 (11.15%) Python
5 53 (9.69%) Java
6 37 (6.76%) PowerShell
7 29 (5.30%) Bash Shell
8 26 (4.75%) JavaScript
9 21 (3.84%) C++
10 16 (2.93%) VBA
11 15 (2.74%) VBScript
11 15 (2.74%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.01%) Ruby
12 11 (2.01%) VB
12 11 (2.01%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.65%) RPG
14 8 (1.46%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.91%) Lua
15 5 (0.91%) XPath
15 5 (0.91%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 164 (29.98%) Degree
2 55 (10.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (5.48%) CCNA
4 23 (4.20%) MCITP
5 20 (3.66%) MCSE
5 20 (3.66%) MCSA
6 19 (3.47%) MCP
7 15 (2.74%) MCDST
8 8 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.91%) MOS
10 5 (0.91%) PMI Certification
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%) CFA
14 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.22%) SLA
2 12 (2.19%) Basel III
2 12 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (2.19%) MiFID
3 6 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 160 (29.25%) Active Directory
2 44 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.20%) XenApp
4 12 (2.19%) MetaFrame
5 11 (2.01%) Xen
6 8 (1.46%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.46%) NFS
7 6 (1.10%) XenServer
7 6 (1.10%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.91%) vSphere
9 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (5.85%) SCCM
2 22 (4.02%) WSUS
3 15 (2.74%) NetBackup
4 12 (2.19%) ITRS Geneos
5 9 (1.65%) Backup Exec
6 8 (1.46%) Control-M
7 7 (1.28%) ServiceCenter
7 7 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.55%) Puppet
9 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.18%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.18%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 435 (79.52%) Bloomberg
2 174 (31.81%) Microsoft
3 85 (15.54%) Cisco
4 73 (13.35%) Citrix
5 65 (11.88%) VMware
6 42 (7.68%) Sybase
7 39 (7.13%) TIBCO
8 34 (6.22%) Oracle
9 29 (5.30%) Fidessa
10 28 (5.12%) HP
10 28 (5.12%) NetApp
11 26 (4.75%) CQG
12 24 (4.39%) Symantec
12 24 (4.39%) Dell
12 24 (4.39%) Murex
13 23 (4.20%) GoldenSource
14 16 (2.93%) Red Hat
15 12 (2.19%) FactSet
15 12 (2.19%) EMC
15 12 (2.19%) Avaya
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary negotiable depending on exper
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £99000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £55,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago