Period
to 25 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 25 February 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
UK > England
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 834 902 943
Rank change year-on-year +68 +41 -120
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 308 252 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 267 231 240
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,670
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +10.13% +12.16%
10th Percentile £34,100 £32,500 £30,675
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,585
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.33% +11.96%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 72,625 71,909 90,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.56% 43.68% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 58,292 58,189 74,543
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Reuters
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Reuters in England

Reuters
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Reuters in England

Reuters
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reuters in England over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Reuters in England

Reuters
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the England region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
London +25 286 £50,000 -4.76% 23
Midlands - 13 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 10 £48,750 -
North of England +19 9 £42,500 +9.68% 1
North West +8 9 £42,500 -10.53% 1
West Midlands - 3 £27,500 -
Reuters
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 England region with a requirement for Reuters.

1 239 (77.60%) Bloomberg
2 226 (73.38%) Finance
3 174 (56.49%) Windows
4 146 (47.40%) Active Directory
5 130 (42.21%) Banking
6 108 (35.06%) Windows 7
7 101 (32.79%) Windows Server
8 88 (28.57%) Windows 10
9 83 (26.95%) Microsoft
10 81 (26.30%) SQL
11 77 (25.00%) DHCP
11 77 (25.00%) DNS
12 74 (24.03%) Office 365
13 71 (23.05%) PowerShell
14 66 (21.43%) Citrix
15 64 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
16 63 (20.45%) VMware
16 63 (20.45%) FactSet
17 59 (19.16%) SCCM
18 54 (17.53%) ITIL
19 53 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
20 52 (16.88%) Asset Management
21 51 (16.56%) Cisco
22 50 (16.23%) TCP/IP
23 49 (15.91%) Linux
23 49 (15.91%) SQL Server
24 47 (15.26%) Investment Banking
25 45 (14.61%) Oracle
25 45 (14.61%) Python
26 43 (13.96%) Blackberry

Reuters
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 36 (11.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 28 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 20 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (2.92%) Apache
5 9 (2.92%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.27%) IIS
7 5 (1.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.62%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.97%) Confluence
9 3 (0.97%) DataSynapse
9 3 (0.97%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 33 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (10.06%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (5.52%) Elite 3E
2 14 (4.55%) Eikon
3 9 (2.92%) Endur
4 8 (2.60%) Workfront
5 7 (2.27%) RMDS
5 7 (2.27%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 5 (1.62%) Eloqua
6 5 (1.62%) thinkFolio
6 5 (1.62%) Unica
7 3 (0.97%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.97%) Kondor
8 2 (0.65%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 2 (0.65%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.65%) Summit
9 1 (0.32%) LatentZero
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 74 (24.03%) Office 365
2 5 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.62%) SaaS
3 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.97%) IaaS
4 3 (0.97%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.97%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.65%) npm
5 2 (0.65%) Yarn
6 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (25.00%) DHCP
1 77 (25.00%) DNS
2 50 (16.23%) TCP/IP
3 32 (10.39%) VPN
4 26 (8.44%) LAN
5 25 (8.12%) WAN
6 19 (6.17%) Cisco IOS
6 19 (6.17%) Network Security
7 14 (4.55%) SAN
8 12 (3.90%) Firewall
8 12 (3.90%) Multicast
9 8 (2.60%) Wireless
10 6 (1.95%) CHAP
10 6 (1.95%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (1.30%) BGP
11 4 (1.30%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.30%) NetScaler
11 4 (1.30%) OSPF
11 4 (1.30%) VoIP
12 3 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (3.25%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (2.27%) DTS
4 7 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.62%) Blockchain
7 4 (1.30%) KDB
7 4 (1.30%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.97%) Tick Data
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.65%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (0.32%) Informix
10 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (11.04%) MSI
2 9 (2.92%) JIRA
2 9 (2.92%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.27%) Subversion
4 4 (1.30%) Maven
5 3 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.65%) JUnit
6 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.32%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.32%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.32%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.32%) WinDbg
General
1 226 (73.38%) Finance
2 130 (42.21%) Banking
3 47 (15.26%) Investment Banking
4 42 (13.64%) Front Office
5 17 (5.52%) Financial Institution
6 10 (3.25%) Back Office
7 7 (2.27%) French Language
8 6 (1.95%) German Language
8 6 (1.95%) Marketing
9 5 (1.62%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.97%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.32%) Billing
11 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) Legal
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (22.73%) Support Engineer
2 63 (20.45%) Desktop Support
3 58 (18.83%) Analyst
4 51 (16.56%) Applications Support
5 46 (14.94%) Desktop Engineer
6 45 (14.61%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 37 (12.01%) Developer
8 32 (10.39%) Support Analyst
9 30 (9.74%) Citrix Engineer
10 29 (9.42%) Citrix Support
10 29 (9.42%) Citrix Support Engineer
11 28 (9.09%) Office 365 Engineer
11 28 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
12 23 (7.47%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
14 17 (5.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 16 (5.19%) Linux Support
16 13 (4.22%) Administrator
16 13 (4.22%) IT Analyst
16 13 (4.22%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.04%) Software Packaging
2 30 (9.74%) .NET
3 25 (8.12%) FIX Protocol
4 15 (4.87%) XML
4 15 (4.87%) XSLT
5 12 (3.90%) .NET Framework
6 9 (2.92%) Kafka
7 8 (2.60%) Web Services
8 7 (2.27%) Protocol Buffers
8 7 (2.27%) STL
8 7 (2.27%) WebSockets
9 4 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (1.30%) Spring
9 4 (1.30%) XSL
10 3 (0.97%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.97%) HTML5
10 3 (0.97%) JSON
10 3 (0.97%) Middleware
10 3 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (0.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.96%) Blackberry
1 43 (13.96%) Hedge funds
2 36 (11.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 34 (11.04%) Fat Client
3 34 (11.04%) Thin Client
4 25 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 22 (7.14%) PDA
6 21 (6.82%) Management Information System
7 16 (5.19%) Equities
8 15 (4.87%) Data Centre
9 14 (4.55%) Fintech
9 14 (4.55%) Fixed Income
10 12 (3.90%) Eurex
11 9 (2.92%) Algorithms
11 9 (2.92%) Derivative
11 9 (2.92%) SWIFT
11 9 (2.92%) Virtual Team
12 8 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.62%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 174 (56.49%) Windows
2 108 (35.06%) Windows 7
3 101 (32.79%) Windows Server
4 88 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 64 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (15.91%) Linux
7 42 (13.64%) Unix
8 30 (9.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (8.12%) Android
10 22 (7.14%) Solaris
11 14 (4.55%) Debian
11 14 (4.55%) SUSE
12 12 (3.90%) CentOS
13 9 (2.92%) Windows 8
13 9 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (1.95%) Fedora
15 6 (1.95%) Ubuntu
16 5 (1.62%) Apple iOS
17 4 (1.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (17.53%) ITIL
2 52 (16.88%) Asset Management
3 34 (11.04%) Application Packaging
4 33 (10.71%) Task Automation
5 29 (9.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (8.12%) Service Management
7 24 (7.79%) Incident Management
8 19 (6.17%) Configuration Management
9 17 (5.52%) Risk Management
9 17 (5.52%) SDLC
9 17 (5.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (5.19%) Change Management
11 15 (4.87%) Automated Trading
11 15 (4.87%) Electronic Trading
12 13 (4.22%) CRM
12 13 (4.22%) Low Latency
12 13 (4.22%) Test Automation
13 12 (3.90%) Mentoring
13 12 (3.90%) Project Management
13 12 (3.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 81 (26.30%) SQL
2 71 (23.05%) PowerShell
3 45 (14.61%) Python
4 35 (11.36%) Perl
5 30 (9.74%) Java
6 19 (6.17%) Bash Shell
6 19 (6.17%) C#
7 18 (5.84%) VBA
8 17 (5.52%) C++
9 14 (4.55%) T-SQL
10 9 (2.92%) Bourne shell
10 9 (2.92%) Korn
10 9 (2.92%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.92%) XPath
11 8 (2.60%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.95%) Ruby
13 5 (1.62%) PHP
14 4 (1.30%) C-shell
14 4 (1.30%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (11.69%) Degree
2 16 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.55%) MCP
4 12 (3.90%) MCSA
5 9 (2.92%) CISA
5 9 (2.92%) CISM
5 9 (2.92%) CISSP
6 8 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.27%) MCITP
7 7 (2.27%) MCSE
8 5 (1.62%) MCDST
9 4 (1.30%) CCNA
9 4 (1.30%) CCNP
9 4 (1.30%) RHCE
9 4 (1.30%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.97%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.65%) CHECK Team Member
12 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.84%) SLA
2 12 (3.90%) QA
3 8 (2.60%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.95%) MiFID
5 3 (0.97%) GDPR
System Software
1 146 (47.40%) Active Directory
2 53 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (12.01%) Microsoft App-V
4 18 (5.84%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.27%) vSphere
6 6 (1.95%) XenApp
6 6 (1.95%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.30%) DFS Replication
7 4 (1.30%) XenServer
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 59 (19.16%) SCCM
2 28 (9.09%) AirWatch
3 11 (3.57%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (1.95%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (1.95%) ServiceCenter
4 6 (1.95%) XenMobile
5 5 (1.62%) Ansible
5 5 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.62%) Puppet
6 4 (1.30%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.30%) Nagios
6 4 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.30%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.65%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.32%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 239 (77.60%) Bloomberg
2 83 (26.95%) Microsoft
3 66 (21.43%) Citrix
4 63 (20.45%) FactSet
4 63 (20.45%) VMware
5 51 (16.56%) Cisco
6 45 (14.61%) Oracle
7 28 (9.09%) Fidessa
8 24 (7.79%) Nimble Storage
9 21 (6.82%) NetApp
10 19 (6.17%) ION Trading
11 18 (5.84%) Red Hat
11 18 (5.84%) Sybase
12 16 (5.19%) IBM
12 16 (5.19%) Intapp
13 14 (4.55%) CQG
14 13 (4.22%) Dell
14 13 (4.22%) HP
14 13 (4.22%) SAP
15 12 (3.90%) FXall