Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 859 909 993
Rank change year-on-year +50 +84 -137
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 295 248 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.35% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 251 204 179
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £47,670
% change year-on-year -12.50% +25.87% +5.93%

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 71,225 71,860 85,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.12% 44.23% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 56,289 57,764 70,441
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +25 273 £52,500 -12.50% 17
North of England +32 17 £42,500 -10.53%
North West +16 17 £42,500 -10.53%
Midlands +20 5 £47,500 -
East Midlands +8 5 £47,500 -
Reuters
UK

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 228 (77.29%) Bloomberg
2 227 (76.95%) Finance
3 176 (59.66%) Windows
4 144 (48.81%) SQL
5 138 (46.78%) Active Directory
6 109 (36.95%) SQL Server
7 108 (36.61%) Banking
8 101 (34.24%) Windows Server
9 93 (31.53%) Hedge funds
10 90 (30.51%) Oracle
10 90 (30.51%) Microsoft
11 88 (29.83%) PowerShell
12 81 (27.46%) Degree
13 79 (26.78%) Front Office
14 78 (26.44%) DNS
15 76 (25.76%) DHCP
16 75 (25.42%) Windows 7
17 67 (22.71%) VMware
18 65 (22.03%) Windows 10
19 62 (21.02%) VMware Infrastructure
20 58 (19.66%) Computer Science
20 58 (19.66%) Python
21 57 (19.32%) ITIL
21 57 (19.32%) Java
22 55 (18.64%) Perl
22 55 (18.64%) Blackberry
22 55 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 55 (18.64%) FIX Protocol
23 54 (18.31%) Asset Management
23 54 (18.31%) Linux

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 46 (15.59%) MS Exchange
2 43 (14.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 34 (11.53%) Tomcat
4 33 (11.19%) Apache
5 31 (10.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (5.42%) IIS
7 14 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (2.71%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.02%) Confluence
12 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.34%) JBoss
13 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (10.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (7.12%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (11.19%) thinkFolio
2 24 (8.14%) Elite 3E
3 15 (5.08%) Workfront
4 9 (3.05%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 7 (2.37%) Eikon
6 6 (2.03%) RMDS
7 5 (1.69%) Eloqua
7 5 (1.69%) Unica
8 2 (0.68%) SunGard GMI
9 1 (0.34%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 1 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.34%) FINCAD Analytics
9 1 (0.34%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.34%) Kondor
9 1 (0.34%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 48 (16.27%) Office 365
2 28 (9.49%) SaaS
3 13 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.03%) IaaS
5 4 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.36%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.36%) Serverless
5 4 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.68%) G Suite
7 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.68%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 78 (26.44%) DNS
2 76 (25.76%) DHCP
3 46 (15.59%) LAN
4 42 (14.24%) VPN
4 42 (14.24%) WAN
5 33 (11.19%) Cisco IOS
6 31 (10.51%) TCP/IP
7 25 (8.47%) Network Security
8 23 (7.80%) Firewall
9 19 (6.44%) SAN
10 9 (3.05%) VoIP
11 8 (2.71%) iSCSI
12 7 (2.37%) Wireless
13 6 (2.03%) DSL
13 6 (2.03%) Multicast
14 5 (1.69%) FIX Connectivity
15 4 (1.36%) NetScaler
15 4 (1.36%) Remote Desktop
16 3 (1.02%) Internet
16 3 (1.02%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (36.95%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (5.76%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.37%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (2.37%) DTS
5 7 (2.37%) MS Access
5 7 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.36%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.68%) KDB
9 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.34%) DB2
10 1 (0.34%) InfluxDB
10 1 (0.34%) Informix
10 1 (0.34%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 21 (7.12%) JIRA
2 13 (4.41%) WinDbg
3 12 (4.07%) MSI
4 8 (2.71%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.68%) NUnit
6 2 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.68%) PyCharm
6 2 (0.68%) Subversion
6 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.34%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.34%) Maven
7 1 (0.34%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.34%) SonarQube
General
1 227 (76.95%) Finance
2 108 (36.61%) Banking
3 79 (26.78%) Front Office
4 39 (13.22%) Investment Banking
5 34 (11.53%) French Language
6 33 (11.19%) German Language
6 33 (11.19%) Italian Language
7 15 (5.08%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.69%) Back Office
8 5 (1.69%) Marketing
9 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.68%) Law
10 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Billing
11 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 91 (30.85%) Support Engineer
2 88 (29.83%) Applications Support
3 49 (16.61%) Desktop Support
4 48 (16.27%) Analyst
5 36 (12.20%) Developer
6 34 (11.53%) Support Analyst
7 33 (11.19%) Applications Engineer
7 33 (11.19%) Applications Support Engineer
7 33 (11.19%) Desktop Engineer
8 32 (10.85%) Windows Engineer
9 30 (10.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 29 (9.83%) Systems Engineer
11 24 (8.14%) Linux Support
12 21 (7.12%) Administrator
13 18 (6.10%) Windows Systems Engineer
14 15 (5.08%) Applications Developer
14 15 (5.08%) Systems Support
15 13 (4.41%) Junior
15 13 (4.41%) Linux Administrator
15 13 (4.41%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.64%) FIX Protocol
2 28 (9.49%) .NET
3 16 (5.42%) .NET Framework
4 14 (4.75%) XML
5 13 (4.41%) XSLT
6 12 (4.07%) Software Packaging
6 12 (4.07%) Web Services
7 6 (2.03%) Kafka
7 6 (2.03%) Protocol Buffers
7 6 (2.03%) REST
7 6 (2.03%) STL
7 6 (2.03%) WebSockets
8 4 (1.36%) J2EE
8 4 (1.36%) Middleware
8 4 (1.36%) Spring
8 4 (1.36%) XSL
9 3 (1.02%) Guice
9 3 (1.02%) HTML
9 3 (1.02%) HTML5
10 2 (0.68%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 93 (31.53%) Hedge funds
2 58 (19.66%) Computer Science
3 55 (18.64%) Blackberry
3 55 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 47 (15.93%) Equities
5 41 (13.90%) Fixed Income
6 38 (12.88%) Derivative
7 20 (6.78%) Management Information System
8 17 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (5.42%) Fat Client
9 16 (5.42%) Thin Client
10 14 (4.75%) Eurex
10 14 (4.75%) Fintech
11 12 (4.07%) Data Centre
12 11 (3.73%) PDA
13 10 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (3.05%) Replication
15 8 (2.71%) Algorithms
15 8 (2.71%) SWIFT
16 7 (2.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 176 (59.66%) Windows
2 101 (34.24%) Windows Server
3 75 (25.42%) Windows 7
4 65 (22.03%) Windows 10
5 54 (18.31%) Linux
6 52 (17.63%) Android
7 49 (16.61%) Unix
8 47 (15.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (13.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (6.78%) Solaris
11 14 (4.75%) SUSE
12 13 (4.41%) Debian
13 12 (4.07%) CentOS
13 12 (4.07%) Ubuntu
14 11 (3.73%) Apple iOS
14 11 (3.73%) Windows 8
14 11 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (3.05%) Fedora
16 6 (2.03%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (19.32%) ITIL
2 54 (18.31%) Asset Management
3 34 (11.53%) Wealth Management
4 31 (10.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (7.12%) CRM
7 20 (6.78%) Investment Management
8 19 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (6.44%) Service Management
9 16 (5.42%) Configuration Management
10 15 (5.08%) Change Control
10 15 (5.08%) SDLC
10 15 (5.08%) Statistics
11 14 (4.75%) Problem Management
12 13 (4.41%) Task Automation
13 12 (4.07%) Application Packaging
13 12 (4.07%) Electronic Trading
13 12 (4.07%) Performance Monitoring
14 11 (3.73%) Mathematics
14 11 (3.73%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 144 (48.81%) SQL
2 88 (29.83%) PowerShell
3 58 (19.66%) Python
4 57 (19.32%) Java
5 55 (18.64%) Perl
6 48 (16.27%) Bash Shell
7 46 (15.59%) C++
8 42 (14.24%) C#
9 38 (12.88%) Ruby
10 34 (11.53%) Korn
11 33 (11.19%) Bourne shell
12 25 (8.47%) VBA
13 24 (8.14%) T-SQL
14 14 (4.75%) VBScript
15 11 (3.73%) C
16 8 (2.71%) XPath
17 7 (2.37%) VB.NET
18 6 (2.03%) Shell Script
19 3 (1.02%) Clojure
19 3 (1.02%) Scala
Qualifications
1 81 (27.46%) Degree
2 30 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (8.47%) MCP
4 21 (7.12%) MCSA
5 16 (5.42%) MCSE
6 10 (3.39%) MCITP
7 5 (1.69%) CISA
7 5 (1.69%) CISM
7 5 (1.69%) CISSP
8 4 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.36%) MCDST
9 2 (0.68%) CHECK Team Member
10 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.34%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.34%) OCA
10 1 (0.34%) OCP
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.34%) RHCE
10 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.07%) QA
2 11 (3.73%) SLA
3 4 (1.36%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.02%) GDPR
4 3 (1.02%) MiFID
5 1 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 138 (46.78%) Active Directory
2 62 (21.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.10%) Hyper-V
4 14 (4.75%) vSphere
5 12 (4.07%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (2.71%) DFS Replication
7 4 (1.36%) XenApp
7 4 (1.36%) XenServer
8 1 (0.34%) Docker
8 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 54 (18.31%) AirWatch
2 44 (14.92%) SCCM
3 13 (4.41%) ITRS Geneos
3 13 (4.41%) Perfmon
4 10 (3.39%) XenMobile
5 5 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.36%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.36%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (1.02%) WSUS
8 1 (0.34%) Ansible
8 1 (0.34%) Control-M
8 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.34%) Grafana
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.34%) Puppet
8 1 (0.34%) QRadar
8 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.34%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 228 (77.29%) Bloomberg
2 90 (30.51%) Microsoft
2 90 (30.51%) Oracle
3 67 (22.71%) VMware
4 52 (17.63%) Cisco
5 43 (14.58%) FXall
6 41 (13.90%) Tradeweb
7 40 (13.56%) FactSet
8 39 (13.22%) NetApp
9 38 (12.88%) Nimble Storage
10 33 (11.19%) MarketAxess
11 30 (10.17%) Fidessa
12 29 (9.83%) Citrix
13 24 (8.14%) Intapp
14 19 (6.44%) Sybase
15 18 (6.10%) IBM
15 18 (6.10%) SAP
16 17 (5.76%) Red Hat
17 16 (5.42%) Apple
18 15 (5.08%) ION Trading