Period
to 19 February 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 19 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 527 560 592
Rank change year-on-year +33 +32 -93
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 288 240 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.82% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 248 222 236
London median annual salary £48,750 £52,500 £47,670
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +10.13% +10.86%
10th Percentile £32,675 £32,550 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £81,875
England median annual salary £47,500 £51,250 £47,585
% change year-on-year -7.32% +7.70% +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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 30,217 29,241 38,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.24% 42.31% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 24,232 24,294 31,770
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 February 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 19 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
Central London -16 59 £67,500 +35.00% 7
East London -1 7 £80,000 - 2
West London - 3 £57,500 - 3
Reuters
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for Reuters.

1 237 (82.29%) Bloomberg
2 218 (75.69%) Finance
3 168 (58.33%) Windows
4 138 (47.92%) Active Directory
5 128 (44.44%) Banking
6 111 (38.54%) Windows 7
7 93 (32.29%) Windows Server
8 91 (31.60%) Windows 10
9 76 (26.39%) Office 365
10 75 (26.04%) DHCP
10 75 (26.04%) DNS
11 72 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 71 (24.65%) SQL
13 70 (24.31%) PowerShell
14 67 (23.26%) Citrix
15 65 (22.57%) Windows Server 2012
16 64 (22.22%) FactSet
17 62 (21.53%) VMware
17 62 (21.53%) SCCM
18 52 (18.06%) TCP/IP
19 51 (17.71%) Linux
19 51 (17.71%) Cisco
19 51 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
20 50 (17.36%) Asset Management
21 48 (16.67%) Investment Banking
22 45 (15.63%) Unix
23 42 (14.58%) Blackberry
24 41 (14.24%) Front Office
24 41 (14.24%) Hedge funds
25 40 (13.89%) ITIL

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 35 (12.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 26 (9.03%) MS Exchange
3 20 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (3.47%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.43%) Apache
7 5 (1.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.04%) Confluence
8 3 (1.04%) DataSynapse
8 3 (1.04%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.04%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (11.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (10.76%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.86%) Eikon
2 9 (3.13%) Endur
3 8 (2.78%) Elite 3E
4 7 (2.43%) RMDS
5 6 (2.08%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 5 (1.74%) Eloqua
6 5 (1.74%) Unica
7 3 (1.04%) ION MarketView
7 3 (1.04%) Kondor
7 3 (1.04%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.69%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 2 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.69%) Summit
9 1 (0.35%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 76 (26.39%) Office 365
2 4 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.39%) IaaS
3 3 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.04%) Mimecast
3 3 (1.04%) OneDrive
3 3 (1.04%) SaaS
4 2 (0.69%) npm
4 2 (0.69%) Yarn
5 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (26.04%) DHCP
1 75 (26.04%) DNS
2 52 (18.06%) TCP/IP
3 30 (10.42%) VPN
4 27 (9.38%) LAN
5 26 (9.03%) WAN
6 18 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
7 16 (5.56%) Network Security
8 15 (5.21%) Multicast
9 14 (4.86%) SAN
10 11 (3.82%) Firewall
11 9 (3.13%) Wireless
12 6 (2.08%) CHAP
12 6 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (1.74%) VoIP
14 4 (1.39%) BGP
14 4 (1.39%) NetScaler
14 4 (1.39%) OSPF
15 3 (1.04%) Internet
15 3 (1.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.47%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (2.43%) DTS
3 7 (2.43%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.74%) Blockchain
6 4 (1.39%) KDB
7 3 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.04%) Tick Data
8 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.69%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.35%) Informix
9 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (11.81%) MSI
2 8 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.08%) Subversion
4 4 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.39%) Maven
5 3 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.69%) JUnit
6 2 (0.69%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.35%) WinDbg
General
1 218 (75.69%) Finance
2 128 (44.44%) Banking
3 48 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 41 (14.24%) Front Office
5 17 (5.90%) Financial Institution
6 9 (3.13%) Back Office
7 5 (1.74%) French Language
7 5 (1.74%) Marketing
8 4 (1.39%) German Language
9 3 (1.04%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.69%) Publishing
11 1 (0.35%) Advertising
11 1 (0.35%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (23.96%) Support Engineer
2 64 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 50 (17.36%) Analyst
4 46 (15.97%) Desktop Engineer
5 45 (15.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 40 (13.89%) Applications Support
7 31 (10.76%) Support Analyst
8 30 (10.42%) Citrix Engineer
9 29 (10.07%) Citrix Support
9 29 (10.07%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 28 (9.72%) Office 365 Engineer
10 28 (9.72%) SCCM Engineer
11 26 (9.03%) Developer
12 23 (7.99%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (7.64%) Windows Engineer
14 17 (5.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 15 (5.21%) Linux Support
16 12 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 12 (4.17%) Support Manager
17 11 (3.82%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.81%) Software Packaging
2 22 (7.64%) FIX Protocol
3 18 (6.25%) .NET
4 14 (4.86%) XML
4 14 (4.86%) XSLT
5 9 (3.13%) Kafka
6 7 (2.43%) Protocol Buffers
6 7 (2.43%) STL
6 7 (2.43%) Web Services
6 7 (2.43%) WebSockets
7 4 (1.39%) Spring
7 4 (1.39%) XSL
8 3 (1.04%) Velocity
9 2 (0.69%) Akka
9 2 (0.69%) HTML5
9 2 (0.69%) JSON
9 2 (0.69%) React
9 2 (0.69%) REST
9 2 (0.69%) Spring Boot
9 2 (0.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.58%) Blackberry
2 41 (14.24%) Hedge funds
3 36 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 34 (11.81%) Fat Client
4 34 (11.81%) Thin Client
5 25 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (7.64%) PDA
7 20 (6.94%) Computer Science
8 15 (5.21%) Data Centre
9 14 (4.86%) Equities
9 14 (4.86%) Fintech
10 12 (4.17%) Fixed Income
11 11 (3.82%) Eurex
12 9 (3.13%) Virtual Team
13 8 (2.78%) Algorithms
13 8 (2.78%) Management Information System
13 8 (2.78%) SWIFT
14 7 (2.43%) Derivative
14 7 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (2.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 168 (58.33%) Windows
2 111 (38.54%) Windows 7
3 93 (32.29%) Windows Server
4 91 (31.60%) Windows 10
5 65 (22.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (17.71%) Linux
7 45 (15.63%) Unix
8 30 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (7.64%) Android
9 22 (7.64%) Solaris
10 14 (4.86%) Debian
10 14 (4.86%) SUSE
11 13 (4.51%) CentOS
12 11 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (3.47%) Windows 8
13 10 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (1.74%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.74%) Fedora
14 5 (1.74%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (17.36%) Asset Management
2 40 (13.89%) ITIL
3 34 (11.81%) Application Packaging
4 33 (11.46%) Task Automation
5 24 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 20 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (6.25%) Change Management
8 17 (5.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (5.56%) SDLC
9 16 (5.56%) Service Management
10 15 (5.21%) Automated Trading
11 14 (4.86%) Electronic Trading
11 14 (4.86%) Low Latency
11 14 (4.86%) Mentoring
12 12 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (4.17%) Problem Management
13 11 (3.82%) Functional Testing
13 11 (3.82%) Investment Management
13 11 (3.82%) Non-Functional Testing
13 11 (3.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 71 (24.65%) SQL
2 70 (24.31%) PowerShell
3 39 (13.54%) Python
4 31 (10.76%) Perl
5 26 (9.03%) Java
6 16 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 16 (5.56%) C++
7 12 (4.17%) C#
8 11 (3.82%) VBA
9 8 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 8 (2.78%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.78%) XPath
10 7 (2.43%) Bourne shell
10 7 (2.43%) Korn
10 7 (2.43%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.39%) C-shell
11 4 (1.39%) PHP
12 3 (1.04%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.04%) Ruby
13 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (11.81%) Degree
2 10 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.78%) MCITP
3 8 (2.78%) MCP
4 6 (2.08%) MCDST
4 6 (2.08%) MCSA
5 4 (1.39%) CCNA
5 4 (1.39%) CCNP
5 4 (1.39%) RHCE
5 4 (1.39%) RHCSA
6 3 (1.04%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.69%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.94%) SLA
2 12 (4.17%) QA
3 6 (2.08%) MiFID
4 3 (1.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 138 (47.92%) Active Directory
2 51 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (12.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 18 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.08%) XenApp
5 6 (2.08%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.74%) vSphere
7 4 (1.39%) XenServer
8 2 (0.69%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 62 (21.53%) SCCM
2 25 (8.68%) AirWatch
3 11 (3.82%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (2.08%) ServiceCenter
4 6 (2.08%) XenMobile
4 6 (2.08%) ZABBIX
5 5 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.39%) Ansible
6 4 (1.39%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.39%) Nagios
6 4 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.39%) Puppet
7 2 (0.69%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.35%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 237 (82.29%) Bloomberg
2 72 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 67 (23.26%) Citrix
4 64 (22.22%) FactSet
5 62 (21.53%) VMware
6 51 (17.71%) Cisco
7 35 (12.15%) Oracle
8 27 (9.38%) Fidessa
9 23 (7.99%) Nimble Storage
10 22 (7.64%) NetApp
11 18 (6.25%) ION Trading
11 18 (6.25%) Red Hat
11 18 (6.25%) Sybase
12 15 (5.21%) IBM
13 13 (4.51%) CQG
13 13 (4.51%) HP
14 11 (3.82%) Dell
14 11 (3.82%) Patsystems
15 10 (3.47%) FXall
15 10 (3.47%) GL TRADE