The median annual salary for an IT Graduate was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Graduate
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 554 579 606
Rank change year-on-year +25 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 62 65 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 58 62 58
Median salary £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,650 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year - +6.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured IT Graduate in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Graduate in London

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Graduate in London

IT Graduate
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Graduate in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Graduate in London

IT Graduate
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Graduate within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 10 £26,250 -6.25% 2
Lewisham - 4 £18,000 -
IT Graduate
England

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring IT Graduate in the job title.

1 66 (61.68%) Degree
2 54 (50.47%) Microsoft
3 43 (40.19%) Active Directory
4 38 (35.51%) VMware
5 36 (33.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 35 (32.71%) MS Exchange
7 30 (28.04%) Banking
8 28 (26.17%) Finance
9 27 (25.23%) Computer Science
10 26 (24.30%) Windows
11 24 (22.43%) SQL
12 22 (20.56%) Windows 7
13 21 (19.63%) Hedge funds
13 21 (19.63%) Games
13 21 (19.63%) Virtual Infrastructure
14 20 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (17.76%) Java
16 16 (14.95%) Windows Server
17 15 (14.02%) Office 365
17 15 (14.02%) Oracle
17 15 (14.02%) Firewall
17 15 (14.02%) Computer Science Degree
18 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (13.08%) Windows XP
18 14 (13.08%) LAN
18 14 (13.08%) WAN
18 14 (13.08%) DHCP
18 14 (13.08%) VPN
18 14 (13.08%) DNS
18 14 (13.08%) CCNA

IT Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 35 (32.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.67%) SAS
3 2 (1.87%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.02%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.02%) Firewall
2 14 (13.08%) DHCP
2 14 (13.08%) DNS
2 14 (13.08%) LAN
2 14 (13.08%) MPLS
2 14 (13.08%) VPN
2 14 (13.08%) WAN
3 4 (3.74%) Internet
4 2 (1.87%) FTP
4 2 (1.87%) Intranet
5 1 (0.93%) HTTP
5 1 (0.93%) Multicast
5 1 (0.93%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) Data Mining
1 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.87%) DB2
4 2 (1.87%) MySQL
4 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) JIRA
General
1 30 (28.04%) Banking
2 28 (26.17%) Finance
3 21 (19.63%) Games
4 9 (8.41%) Retail
5 4 (3.74%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.80%) French Language
6 3 (2.80%) Italian Language
6 3 (2.80%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.93%) Electronics
8 1 (0.93%) Front Office
8 1 (0.93%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) .NET
1 4 (3.74%) XML
2 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.87%) LAMP
4 1 (0.93%) .NET Core
4 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.93%) COM
4 1 (0.93%) CSS
4 1 (0.93%) Flash
4 1 (0.93%) HTML
4 1 (0.93%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.93%) React
4 1 (0.93%) Web Services
4 1 (0.93%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.23%) Computer Science
2 21 (19.63%) Hedge funds
3 20 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.67%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.80%) BBC
6 3 (2.80%) Fintech
7 2 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.30%) Windows
2 22 (20.56%) Windows 7
3 16 (14.95%) Windows Server
4 14 (13.08%) Windows XP
5 8 (7.48%) Linux
5 8 (7.48%) Unix
6 1 (0.93%) AIX
6 1 (0.93%) HPUX
6 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.63%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (9.35%) Project Management
4 9 (8.41%) Process Management
5 8 (7.48%) Business Analysis
6 7 (6.54%) Requirements Engineering
7 5 (4.67%) Actionable Insight
7 5 (4.67%) Analytics
7 5 (4.67%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.67%) Patch Management
7 5 (4.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.67%) Statistical Analysis
7 5 (4.67%) Statistics
7 5 (4.67%) Time Management
8 4 (3.74%) Economics
8 4 (3.74%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.74%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.74%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (3.74%) SFIA
9 3 (2.80%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.43%) SQL
2 19 (17.76%) Java
3 8 (7.48%) C#
4 7 (6.54%) PHP
5 5 (4.67%) VBA
6 4 (3.74%) C++
7 2 (1.87%) C
7 2 (1.87%) Perl
7 2 (1.87%) VB
8 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.93%) Python
8 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.93%) Tcl
8 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 66 (61.68%) Degree
2 15 (14.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (13.08%) CCNA
3 14 (13.08%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.61%) CTC Cleared
4 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.80%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.28%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 43 (40.19%) Active Directory
2 36 (33.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (13.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Ansible
1 1 (0.93%) Puppet
1 1 (0.93%) vRealize
Vendors
1 54 (50.47%) Microsoft
2 38 (35.51%) VMware
3 15 (14.02%) Oracle
4 4 (3.74%) Citrix
5 3 (2.80%) Apple
5 3 (2.80%) BT
5 3 (2.80%) McAfee
6 2 (1.87%) Sybase
7 1 (0.93%) HP
7 1 (0.93%) hybris
7 1 (0.93%) Samsung
7 1 (0.93%) Virgin Media
West London
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Salary: c£23,000 - £30,000 + Beer Nights
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + great company culture
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
FDM Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago