Period
to 19 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reuters over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Reuters
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 321 337 333
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 52 58 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.39% 0.40% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 0.93% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 41 54 59
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £67,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,225 £34,700
90th Percentile £150,000 £92,500 £70,000
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Reuters is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,372 6,257 5,950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.16% 43.41% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4,736 5,428 5,355
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £83,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +1.85%

Reuters
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Reuters as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Reuters in Central London

Reuters
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Reuters in Central London

Reuters
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reuters in Central London over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Reuters in Central London

Reuters
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the Central London region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 42 £52,500 -22.22% 6
City of Westminster -12 3 £70,000 -
Reuters
London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing Reuters also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Reuters.

1 45 (86.54%) Finance
2 43 (82.69%) Bloomberg
3 32 (61.54%) Windows
4 28 (53.85%) SQL
5 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
6 22 (42.31%) Fidessa
7 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
8 14 (26.92%) Cisco
9 13 (25.00%) LAN
10 12 (23.08%) ITIL
10 12 (23.08%) Windows 7
11 11 (21.15%) PowerShell
12 10 (19.23%) Eurex
12 10 (19.23%) CQG
12 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
13 9 (17.31%) Banking
14 8 (15.38%) WAN
14 8 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 7 (13.46%) Blackberry
15 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
15 7 (13.46%) Linux
15 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
15 7 (13.46%) C++
15 7 (13.46%) Equities
15 7 (13.46%) FFastFill
15 7 (13.46%) Derivative
15 7 (13.46%) Windows 10
15 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
16 6 (11.54%) SCCM
16 6 (11.54%) Unix

Reuters
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Eikon
1 4 (7.69%) SunGard GMI
2 2 (3.85%) Elite 3E
2 2 (3.85%) Workfront
3 1 (1.92%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) LAN
2 8 (15.38%) WAN
3 5 (9.62%) DNS
3 5 (9.62%) VPN
4 4 (7.69%) DHCP
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.92%) 3G
7 1 (1.92%) Broadband
7 1 (1.92%) VoIP
7 1 (1.92%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.69%) MS Access
4 3 (5.77%) KDB
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.85%) Hudson
2 2 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 45 (86.54%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.69%) Back Office
4 4 (7.69%) Front Office
5 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Japanese Language
6 1 (1.92%) Law
6 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Support Analyst
3 12 (23.08%) Desktop Support
4 10 (19.23%) Applications Support
4 10 (19.23%) Support Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) IT Support
8 5 (9.62%) Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Market Data Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) Market Data Support Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (7.69%) Data Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Market Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Systems Support
9 4 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
10 3 (5.77%) Desktop Analyst
10 3 (5.77%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
1 5 (9.62%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.92%) Middleware
3 1 (1.92%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Eurex
2 8 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (13.46%) Blackberry
3 7 (13.46%) Derivative
3 7 (13.46%) Equities
4 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.62%) Fintech
4 5 (9.62%) Hedge funds
4 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.92%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
6 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.92%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (61.54%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) Windows 10
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.54%) Unix
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.77%) Android
7 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) ITIL
2 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
2 5 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (7.69%) Business Transformation
3 4 (7.69%) CRM
3 4 (7.69%) Migration
3 4 (7.69%) Proactive Management
3 4 (7.69%) Service Management
4 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.77%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
4 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.77%) Process Improvement
4 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.85%) ITSM
5 2 (3.85%) Market Making
5 2 (3.85%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) SQL
2 11 (21.15%) PowerShell
3 7 (13.46%) C++
4 5 (9.62%) Java
4 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
4 5 (9.62%) VBA
5 4 (7.69%) C
5 4 (7.69%) Ruby
6 3 (5.77%) C#
6 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.85%) Perl
7 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.85%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.92%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) MCSE
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.92%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.92%) MCITP
3 1 (1.92%) MCSD
3 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) EMIR
1 3 (5.77%) FATCA
1 3 (5.77%) MiFID
2 2 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) WSUS
3 3 (5.77%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 43 (82.69%) Bloomberg
2 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
3 22 (42.31%) Fidessa
4 14 (26.92%) Cisco
5 10 (19.23%) CQG
6 7 (13.46%) FFastFill
7 5 (9.62%) FactSet
7 5 (9.62%) VMware
8 4 (7.69%) Apple
8 4 (7.69%) FIS
8 4 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (7.69%) SmartStream
8 4 (7.69%) Speakerbus
8 4 (7.69%) SunGard
9 3 (5.77%) FXall
9 3 (5.77%) NetApp
9 3 (5.77%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (5.77%) Oracle
9 3 (5.77%) Solace
10 2 (3.85%) Red Box