Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 14 August 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
England > London
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 574 575 660
Rank change year-on-year +1 +85 -122
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 259 279 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.86% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 225 229 181
London median annual salary £52,500 £61,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.93% +35.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,800 £85,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £61,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -13.93% +37.08% -11.00%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 29,483 32,508 34,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 42.50% 43.92% 42.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22,839 24,901 29,493
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +3.89%

Reuters
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Reuters in London

Reuters
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Reuters in London

Reuters
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reuters in London over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Reuters in London

Reuters
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the London region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Central London -17 53 £55,000 -26.67% 1
East London +5 4 £70,000 +75.00% 2
Reuters
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 London region with a requirement for Reuters.

1 229 (88.42%) Bloomberg
2 207 (79.92%) Finance
3 159 (61.39%) Windows
4 129 (49.81%) SQL
5 106 (40.93%) SQL Server
5 106 (40.93%) Banking
6 103 (39.77%) Active Directory
7 97 (37.45%) Hedge funds
8 94 (36.29%) Front Office
9 88 (33.98%) Microsoft
9 88 (33.98%) PowerShell
10 86 (33.20%) Degree
11 80 (30.89%) Windows Server
12 67 (25.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 66 (25.48%) Oracle
13 66 (25.48%) Java
14 65 (25.10%) Windows 7
15 64 (24.71%) Asset Management
16 63 (24.32%) Windows 10
17 61 (23.55%) SCCM
18 60 (23.17%) DNS
18 60 (23.17%) Equities
19 58 (22.39%) Computer Science
20 57 (22.01%) FIX Protocol
20 57 (22.01%) DHCP
21 56 (21.62%) Perl
22 55 (21.24%) C#
22 55 (21.24%) C++
22 55 (21.24%) Python
22 55 (21.24%) FXall

Reuters
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 43 (16.60%) Tomcat
2 42 (16.22%) Apache
3 39 (15.06%) MS Exchange
4 31 (11.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 27 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.70%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.16%) Confluence
9 3 (1.16%) IIS
10 2 (0.77%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.39%) JBoss
11 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (16.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (16.22%) thinkFolio
2 9 (3.47%) Eikon
3 4 (1.54%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 4 (1.54%) SunGard GMI
4 3 (1.16%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.77%) RMDS
6 1 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.39%) FINCAD Analytics
6 1 (0.39%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.39%) Kondor
6 1 (0.39%) Misys Opics
6 1 (0.39%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 45 (17.37%) Office 365
2 36 (13.90%) SaaS
3 11 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.32%) IaaS
5 4 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.54%) Serverless
5 4 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.77%) G Suite
6 2 (0.77%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 60 (23.17%) DNS
2 57 (22.01%) DHCP
3 45 (17.37%) LAN
4 37 (14.29%) VPN
5 36 (13.90%) WAN
6 31 (11.97%) TCP/IP
7 30 (11.58%) Network Security
8 27 (10.42%) Cisco IOS
9 17 (6.56%) Firewall
10 14 (5.41%) SAN
11 8 (3.09%) Wireless
12 7 (2.70%) FIX Connectivity
12 7 (2.70%) iSCSI
12 7 (2.70%) VoIP
13 6 (2.32%) DSL
14 4 (1.54%) Skype
15 3 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
16 2 (0.77%) Multicast
16 2 (0.77%) WebEx
17 1 (0.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (40.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.63%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.86%) MS Access
4 8 (3.09%) KDB
5 7 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.54%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.54%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.16%) Kdb+
8 3 (1.16%) Tick Data
9 2 (0.77%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.39%) DB2
10 1 (0.39%) DTS
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (9.27%) WinDbg
2 12 (4.63%) MSI
3 7 (2.70%) JIRA
3 7 (2.70%) Maven
4 5 (1.93%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.54%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.16%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.77%) Gradle
7 2 (0.77%) NUnit
7 2 (0.77%) PyCharm
8 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.39%) Subversion
8 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 207 (79.92%) Finance
2 106 (40.93%) Banking
3 94 (36.29%) Front Office
4 48 (18.53%) Investment Banking
5 42 (16.22%) French Language
5 42 (16.22%) German Language
5 42 (16.22%) Italian Language
6 10 (3.86%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.70%) Back Office
8 4 (1.54%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.16%) Law
9 3 (1.16%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Billing
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 103 (39.77%) Support Engineer
2 76 (29.34%) Applications Support
3 61 (23.55%) Desktop Support
4 55 (21.24%) Analyst
5 50 (19.31%) Support Analyst
6 42 (16.22%) Applications Engineer
6 42 (16.22%) Applications Support Engineer
7 33 (12.74%) Desktop Engineer
8 31 (11.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 26 (10.04%) Desktop Analyst
9 26 (10.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 23 (8.88%) Windows Engineer
11 21 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
11 21 (8.11%) Windows Support Analyst
12 16 (6.18%) Developer
12 16 (6.18%) Systems Support
13 15 (5.79%) Administrator
13 15 (5.79%) Linux Support
14 13 (5.02%) IT Engineer
14 13 (5.02%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (22.01%) FIX Protocol
2 12 (4.63%) .NET
2 12 (4.63%) Software Packaging
3 6 (2.32%) J2EE
3 6 (2.32%) Spring
4 5 (1.93%) Middleware
4 5 (1.93%) REST
4 5 (1.93%) Web Services
5 3 (1.16%) Guice
5 3 (1.16%) HTML
5 3 (1.16%) HTML5
5 3 (1.16%) JMS
5 3 (1.16%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (1.16%) XML
6 2 (0.77%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.77%) JDBC
6 2 (0.77%) JTA
6 2 (0.77%) Rendezvous
6 2 (0.77%) STL
6 2 (0.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 97 (37.45%) Hedge funds
2 67 (25.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 60 (23.17%) Equities
4 58 (22.39%) Computer Science
5 54 (20.85%) Fixed Income
6 53 (20.46%) Blackberry
7 49 (18.92%) Derivative
8 24 (9.27%) Fat Client
8 24 (9.27%) Thin Client
9 14 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (4.63%) Handset
11 11 (4.25%) Eurex
12 10 (3.86%) Data Centre
12 10 (3.86%) SWIFT
12 10 (3.86%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (3.47%) Fintech
13 9 (3.47%) Replication
14 6 (2.32%) Management Information System
14 6 (2.32%) Self-Motivation
14 6 (2.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 159 (61.39%) Windows
2 80 (30.89%) Windows Server
3 65 (25.10%) Windows 7
4 63 (24.32%) Windows 10
5 53 (20.46%) Android
6 43 (16.60%) Linux
7 38 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (13.51%) Unix
9 32 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (4.25%) Solaris
11 9 (3.47%) Apple iOS
12 8 (3.09%) CentOS
12 8 (3.09%) SUSE
12 8 (3.09%) Ubuntu
12 8 (3.09%) Windows 8
13 6 (2.32%) Debian
13 6 (2.32%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (1.93%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (1.54%) Fedora
15 4 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (24.71%) Asset Management
2 42 (16.22%) Wealth Management
3 40 (15.44%) ITIL
4 28 (10.81%) Investment Management
5 25 (9.65%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (6.95%) Problem Management
8 14 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (5.02%) Task Automation
10 12 (4.63%) Application Packaging
11 10 (3.86%) Business Transformation
11 10 (3.86%) Proactive Management
11 10 (3.86%) Software Engineering
12 9 (3.47%) Client Onboarding
12 9 (3.47%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (3.47%) Mathematics
12 9 (3.47%) Physics
12 9 (3.47%) SDLC
13 8 (3.09%) Incident Management
13 8 (3.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 129 (49.81%) SQL
2 88 (33.98%) PowerShell
3 66 (25.48%) Java
4 56 (21.62%) Perl
5 55 (21.24%) C#
5 55 (21.24%) C++
5 55 (21.24%) Python
6 53 (20.46%) Bash Shell
7 50 (19.31%) Ruby
8 44 (16.99%) Korn
9 42 (16.22%) Bourne shell
10 25 (9.65%) VBScript
11 14 (5.41%) C
12 12 (4.63%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.47%) VBA
14 5 (1.93%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.16%) Clojure
15 3 (1.16%) Kotlin
15 3 (1.16%) Scala
15 3 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 86 (33.20%) Degree
2 16 (6.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.25%) MCITP
3 11 (4.25%) MCP
4 7 (2.70%) MCSA
5 5 (1.93%) MCDST
6 4 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.77%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.39%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.39%) MCSD
9 1 (0.39%) MCSE
9 1 (0.39%) OCA
9 1 (0.39%) OCP
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.39%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.47%) SLA
2 2 (0.77%) MiFID
3 1 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.39%) EMIR
3 1 (0.39%) FATCA
3 1 (0.39%) GDPR
3 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 103 (39.77%) Active Directory
2 41 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.02%) vSphere
4 12 (4.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (2.70%) DFS Replication
5 7 (2.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.39%) Docker
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 61 (23.55%) SCCM
2 42 (16.22%) AirWatch
3 24 (9.27%) Perfmon
4 8 (3.09%) ITRS Geneos
4 8 (3.09%) WSUS
5 6 (2.32%) XenMobile
6 5 (1.93%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (1.93%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (1.16%) Control-M
8 1 (0.39%) Ansible
8 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.39%) Grafana
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.39%) Puppet
8 1 (0.39%) QRadar
8 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.39%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.39%) Thomson Reuters DACS
8 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 229 (88.42%) Bloomberg
2 88 (33.98%) Microsoft
3 66 (25.48%) Oracle
4 55 (21.24%) FXall
5 51 (19.69%) Tradeweb
6 46 (17.76%) VMware
7 45 (17.37%) Cisco
8 42 (16.22%) MarketAxess
9 40 (15.44%) FactSet
10 32 (12.36%) NetApp
11 29 (11.20%) Fidessa
12 25 (9.65%) Nimble Storage
13 24 (9.27%) Apple
14 22 (8.49%) Citrix
15 12 (4.63%) Dell
16 11 (4.25%) CQG
16 11 (4.25%) HP
16 11 (4.25%) ION Trading
16 11 (4.25%) Red Hat
16 11 (4.25%) Sybase