Period
to 16 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Institution over the 6 months to 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 182 143 230
Rank change year-on-year -39 +87 -24
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 70 55 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.19% 1.54% 0.99%
As % of the General category 2.00% 2.47% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 78
10th Percentile £39,000 £52,500 £33,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £76,250 £55,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £82,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.12% +17.86% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,938
90th Percentile £102,950 £100,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £82,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +17.86% -

Financial Institution is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,499 2,228 6,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.30% 62.20% 60.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,070 1,956 5,278
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,600 £105,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Financial Institution as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in the City of London

Financial Institution
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Financial Institution in the City of London.

Salary trend for Financial Institution in the City of London

Financial Institution
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Financial Institution in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2021, IT jobs citing Financial Institution 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 City of London region with a requirement for Financial Institution.

1 70 (100.00%) Finance
2 24 (34.29%) Banking
3 20 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 19 (27.14%) Hedge funds
5 18 (25.71%) Windows
5 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
6 16 (22.86%) Legal
6 16 (22.86%) Data Protection
6 16 (22.86%) GDPR
7 15 (21.43%) Social Skills
7 15 (21.43%) VMware
8 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
8 13 (18.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (18.57%) Investment Banking
9 12 (17.14%) SQL
9 12 (17.14%) Requirements Gathering
9 12 (17.14%) Windows Server
10 11 (15.71%) Windows 10
10 11 (15.71%) DevOps
10 11 (15.71%) Front Office
10 11 (15.71%) Credit Risk
10 11 (15.71%) Asset Management
11 10 (14.29%) vSphere
11 10 (14.29%) Advertising
11 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
11 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (14.29%) DHCP
11 10 (14.29%) DNS
11 10 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
12 9 (12.86%) Problem-Solving

Financial Institution
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 8 (11.43%) MS Exchange
1 8 (11.43%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Azure
2 7 (10.00%) GCP
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (8.57%) AWS
4 3 (4.29%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.43%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.43%) Force.com
5 1 (1.43%) IaaS
5 1 (1.43%) Linode
5 1 (1.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) DHCP
1 10 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (5.71%) Skype
3 3 (4.29%) Wireless
4 2 (2.86%) Firewall
5 1 (1.43%) BGP
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.43%) HSRP
5 1 (1.43%) Internet
5 1 (1.43%) OSPF
5 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.43%) SAN
5 1 (1.43%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (1.43%) VLAN
5 1 (1.43%) VPN
5 1 (1.43%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Power BI
2 3 (4.29%) Power Query
3 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2017
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.86%) Tableau
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.43%) Big Data
4 1 (1.43%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.43%) Flink
4 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.43%) Metadata
4 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.71%) Subversion
3 3 (4.29%) NUnit
3 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.43%) Ant
4 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.43%) Cypress.io
4 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.43%) Maven
4 1 (1.43%) MSI
4 1 (1.43%) Postman
4 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (100.00%) Finance
2 24 (34.29%) Banking
3 16 (22.86%) Legal
4 15 (21.43%) Social Skills
5 13 (18.57%) Investment Banking
6 11 (15.71%) Front Office
7 10 (14.29%) Advertising
8 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (7.14%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (4.29%) Billing
11 2 (2.86%) Back Office
12 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Analyst
2 16 (22.86%) Business Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Developer
4 10 (14.29%) FX Business Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Desktop Support
6 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) IT Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Business Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Business Project Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Finance Project Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) IT Business Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) IT Finance Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Project Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (5.71%) .NET
2 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.29%) Angular 2
3 3 (4.29%) REST
3 3 (4.29%) Web Services
4 1 (1.43%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.43%) boto
4 1 (1.43%) Java EE
4 1 (1.43%) Kafka
4 1 (1.43%) React
4 1 (1.43%) Spring
4 1 (1.43%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.43%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Hedge funds
2 13 (18.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (15.71%) Credit Risk
4 7 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.71%) EMC VNX
5 4 (5.71%) Market Risk
5 4 (5.71%) PKI
5 4 (5.71%) Replication
5 4 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (5.71%) Symmetrix
6 3 (4.29%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (2.86%) Derivative
7 2 (2.86%) Equities
7 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.43%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.43%) Handset
8 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Windows
2 12 (17.14%) Windows Server
3 11 (15.71%) Windows 10
4 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (5.71%) Linux
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.29%) Unix
7 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.43%) Android
9 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 16 (22.86%) Data Protection
3 12 (17.14%) Requirements Gathering
4 11 (15.71%) Asset Management
4 11 (15.71%) DevOps
5 10 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
5 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (8.57%) Project Management
9 6 (8.57%) SDLC
9 6 (8.57%) Service Management
10 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.14%) Migration
10 5 (7.14%) Server Management
11 4 (5.71%) ITIL
11 4 (5.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) SQL
2 9 (12.86%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.57%) C#
3 6 (8.57%) Java
3 6 (8.57%) Python
4 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.43%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.43%) C++
6 1 (1.43%) Scala
6 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.86%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.43%) CCNP
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.86%) GDPR
2 6 (8.57%) SLA
3 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.43%) Basel III
4 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.43%) NIST
4 1 (1.43%) PMO
4 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.29%) vSphere
3 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (5.71%) XenApp
5 4 (5.71%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) SCCM
2 6 (8.57%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (8.57%) NetBackup
2 6 (8.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (5.71%) OfficeScan
3 4 (5.71%) SCOM
3 4 (5.71%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 3 (4.29%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.86%) vCenter Server
5 2 (2.86%) WSUS
6 1 (1.43%) Ansible
6 1 (1.43%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.43%) MOM
6 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.43%) Puppet
6 1 (1.43%) Salt
6 1 (1.43%) Terraform
6 1 (1.43%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.43%) VMware
3 6 (8.57%) Altiris
3 6 (8.57%) McAfee
3 6 (8.57%) Symantec
4 5 (7.14%) Bloomberg
4 5 (7.14%) Citrix
5 4 (5.71%) EMC
5 4 (5.71%) HP
5 4 (5.71%) Huawei
5 4 (5.71%) Infoblox
5 4 (5.71%) Reuters
5 4 (5.71%) Veritas
6 3 (4.29%) Apple
7 2 (2.86%) Cadence
7 2 (2.86%) Calypso
7 2 (2.86%) Cisco
7 2 (2.86%) GL TRADE
7 2 (2.86%) Murex
7 2 (2.86%) RightFax