Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 559 578 648
Rank change year-on-year +19 +70 -119
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 276 244 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 0.81% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 234 203 178
London median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,670
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +20.62% +5.93%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,750 £80,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,670
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.38% +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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 29,841 29,999 35,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.31% 43.57% 43.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23,493 24,419 30,329
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +3.77%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -7 47 £70,000 +16.67% 6
East London +20 6 £80,000 +100.00% 1
West London +17 3 £57,500 +130.00%
Reuters
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 226 (81.88%) Bloomberg
2 212 (76.81%) Finance
3 161 (58.33%) Windows
4 133 (48.19%) Active Directory
5 115 (41.67%) Banking
6 109 (39.49%) SQL
7 89 (32.25%) Windows Server
8 87 (31.52%) Windows 7
9 82 (29.71%) DNS
10 81 (29.35%) DHCP
11 80 (28.99%) Hedge funds
12 76 (27.54%) PowerShell
12 76 (27.54%) SQL Server
13 74 (26.81%) Degree
14 73 (26.45%) Windows 10
15 69 (25.00%) Front Office
15 69 (25.00%) VMware
16 65 (23.55%) Oracle
16 65 (23.55%) VMware Infrastructure
17 62 (22.46%) Microsoft
18 56 (20.29%) Office 365
19 54 (19.57%) Python
20 53 (19.20%) Linux
20 53 (19.20%) Java
21 52 (18.84%) Perl
21 52 (18.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 52 (18.84%) Asset Management
21 52 (18.84%) Computer Science
22 51 (18.48%) Windows Server 2012
23 50 (18.12%) AirWatch

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 40 (14.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 40 (14.49%) MS Exchange
2 28 (10.14%) Tomcat
3 27 (9.78%) Apache
4 25 (9.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.26%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
11 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.36%) IIS
11 1 (0.36%) JBoss
11 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 24 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (9.78%) thinkFolio
2 9 (3.26%) RMDS
3 8 (2.90%) Elite 3E
3 8 (2.90%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 6 (2.17%) Endur
5 5 (1.81%) Eloqua
5 5 (1.81%) Unica
6 2 (0.72%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.72%) Eikon
7 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.36%) FINCAD Analytics
7 1 (0.36%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.36%) Kondor
7 1 (0.36%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.36%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.36%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 56 (20.29%) Office 365
2 24 (8.70%) SaaS
3 12 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.17%) IaaS
5 4 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.45%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.45%) Serverless
5 4 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.09%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 82 (29.71%) DNS
2 81 (29.35%) DHCP
3 37 (13.41%) VPN
4 36 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 34 (12.32%) LAN
6 33 (11.96%) WAN
7 29 (10.51%) Cisco IOS
8 23 (8.33%) Firewall
9 22 (7.97%) Network Security
10 17 (6.16%) SAN
11 9 (3.26%) Multicast
12 8 (2.90%) iSCSI
13 7 (2.54%) VoIP
14 6 (2.17%) DSL
15 5 (1.81%) Wireless
16 4 (1.45%) FIX Connectivity
16 4 (1.45%) NetScaler
16 4 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
17 3 (1.09%) Internet
17 3 (1.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (27.54%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.43%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (2.54%) DTS
5 7 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.45%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.09%) MS Access
8 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.36%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.36%) DB2
10 1 (0.36%) Informix
10 1 (0.36%) KDB
10 1 (0.36%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (0.36%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 17 (6.16%) MSI
2 7 (2.54%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.17%) WinDbg
4 4 (1.45%) Subversion
5 3 (1.09%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.09%) JIRA
6 2 (0.72%) NUnit
7 1 (0.36%) Maven
7 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 212 (76.81%) Finance
2 115 (41.67%) Banking
3 69 (25.00%) Front Office
4 35 (12.68%) Investment Banking
5 29 (10.51%) French Language
6 27 (9.78%) German Language
6 27 (9.78%) Italian Language
7 16 (5.80%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.81%) Marketing
9 4 (1.45%) Back Office
10 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Billing
12 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (30.07%) Support Engineer
2 67 (24.28%) Applications Support
3 50 (18.12%) Desktop Support
4 37 (13.41%) Analyst
5 36 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
6 33 (11.96%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 28 (10.14%) Windows Engineer
8 27 (9.78%) Systems Engineer
9 26 (9.42%) Applications Engineer
9 26 (9.42%) Applications Support Engineer
10 24 (8.70%) Support Analyst
11 23 (8.33%) Developer
12 22 (7.97%) Linux Support
13 19 (6.88%) Administrator
14 17 (6.16%) Windows Systems Engineer
15 15 (5.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 14 (5.07%) Office 365 Engineer
17 13 (4.71%) Linux Administrator
17 13 (4.71%) Unix Support
18 12 (4.35%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (18.12%) FIX Protocol
2 17 (6.16%) Software Packaging
3 13 (4.71%) XML
4 12 (4.35%) XSLT
5 11 (3.99%) .NET
5 11 (3.99%) Web Services
6 9 (3.26%) Kafka
6 9 (3.26%) Protocol Buffers
6 9 (3.26%) STL
6 9 (3.26%) WebSockets
7 5 (1.81%) REST
8 4 (1.45%) J2EE
8 4 (1.45%) Middleware
8 4 (1.45%) Spring
8 4 (1.45%) XSL
9 3 (1.09%) Guice
9 3 (1.09%) HTML
9 3 (1.09%) HTML5
9 3 (1.09%) Velocity
10 2 (0.72%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 80 (28.99%) Hedge funds
2 52 (18.84%) Computer Science
2 52 (18.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 48 (17.39%) Blackberry
4 38 (13.77%) Equities
5 33 (11.96%) Fixed Income
6 31 (11.23%) Derivative
7 20 (7.25%) PDA
8 19 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (6.16%) Fat Client
9 17 (6.16%) Thin Client
10 16 (5.80%) Fintech
11 13 (4.71%) Eurex
12 11 (3.99%) Algorithms
12 11 (3.99%) Data Centre
13 10 (3.62%) Virtual Team
14 9 (3.26%) Replication
14 9 (3.26%) SWIFT
15 8 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
16 7 (2.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 161 (58.33%) Windows
2 89 (32.25%) Windows Server
3 87 (31.52%) Windows 7
4 73 (26.45%) Windows 10
5 53 (19.20%) Linux
6 51 (18.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (18.12%) Unix
8 44 (15.94%) Android
9 39 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (6.88%) Solaris
11 13 (4.71%) Debian
11 13 (4.71%) SUSE
12 12 (4.35%) Apple iOS
13 11 (3.99%) CentOS
13 11 (3.99%) Ubuntu
13 11 (3.99%) Windows 8
13 11 (3.99%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (3.26%) Fedora
15 6 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (18.84%) Asset Management
2 47 (17.03%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (12.32%) ITIL
4 28 (10.14%) Wealth Management
5 20 (7.25%) SDLC
6 18 (6.52%) Investment Management
6 18 (6.52%) Task Automation
7 17 (6.16%) Application Packaging
7 17 (6.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (4.71%) Electronic Trading
9 13 (4.71%) Incident Management
9 13 (4.71%) Low Latency
9 13 (4.71%) Mobile Device Management
9 13 (4.71%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (4.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (3.99%) Market Making
10 11 (3.99%) Mathematics
10 11 (3.99%) Multithreading
10 11 (3.99%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 109 (39.49%) SQL
2 76 (27.54%) PowerShell
3 54 (19.57%) Python
4 53 (19.20%) Java
5 52 (18.84%) Perl
6 42 (15.22%) Bash Shell
6 42 (15.22%) C++
7 35 (12.68%) C#
8 30 (10.87%) Ruby
9 28 (10.14%) Korn
10 27 (9.78%) Bourne shell
11 9 (3.26%) VBA
12 8 (2.90%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.54%) C
13 7 (2.54%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.54%) VBScript
13 7 (2.54%) XPath
14 5 (1.81%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.09%) Clojure
15 3 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 74 (26.81%) Degree
2 15 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.26%) MCITP
3 9 (3.26%) MCP
4 4 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.45%) MCSA
5 3 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.09%) MCDST
6 2 (0.72%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.36%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.36%) MCSD
7 1 (0.36%) MCSE
7 1 (0.36%) OCA
7 1 (0.36%) OCP
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.35%) QA
1 12 (4.35%) SLA
2 4 (1.45%) GDPR
2 4 (1.45%) MiFID
3 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 133 (48.19%) Active Directory
2 65 (23.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (7.97%) Hyper-V
4 20 (7.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (5.07%) vSphere
6 8 (2.90%) DFS Replication
7 4 (1.45%) XenApp
7 4 (1.45%) XenServer
8 3 (1.09%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 50 (18.12%) AirWatch
2 41 (14.86%) SCCM
3 12 (4.35%) ITRS Geneos
4 10 (3.62%) XenMobile
5 6 (2.17%) Perfmon
6 4 (1.45%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.09%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.72%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.36%) Ansible
9 1 (0.36%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.36%) Puppet
9 1 (0.36%) QRadar
9 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.36%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 226 (81.88%) Bloomberg
2 69 (25.00%) VMware
3 65 (23.55%) Oracle
4 62 (22.46%) Microsoft
5 48 (17.39%) Cisco
6 40 (14.49%) FactSet
7 37 (13.41%) Citrix
8 35 (12.68%) NetApp
8 35 (12.68%) Nimble Storage
9 34 (12.32%) FXall
10 33 (11.96%) Tradeweb
11 29 (10.51%) Fidessa
12 27 (9.78%) MarketAxess
13 19 (6.88%) Sybase
14 18 (6.52%) IBM
15 17 (6.16%) Red Hat
16 16 (5.80%) ION Trading
17 14 (5.07%) EqualLogic
18 13 (4.71%) Dell
18 13 (4.71%) Patsystems