Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 582 574
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 -103
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 270 279 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.88% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 232 261 266
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £29,375
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 32720 31783 39450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.31% 42.00% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24805 26912 32882
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,063
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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -11 49 £65,000 +44.44% 8
West London - 3 £47,500 -
East London -6 1 £100,000 +150.00% 1
Reuters
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Reuters also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Reuters.

1 224 (82.96%) Bloomberg
2 171 (63.33%) Finance
3 147 (54.44%) Windows
4 121 (44.81%) Active Directory
5 117 (43.33%) Banking
6 111 (41.11%) Windows 7
7 99 (36.67%) Windows 10
8 80 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 70 (25.93%) Windows Server
10 68 (25.19%) Linux
10 68 (25.19%) SQL
11 66 (24.44%) Citrix
12 65 (24.07%) Office 365
13 64 (23.70%) FactSet
13 64 (23.70%) DNS
14 63 (23.33%) DHCP
15 60 (22.22%) PowerShell
16 55 (20.37%) SCCM
17 53 (19.63%) Windows Server 2012
18 50 (18.52%) ITIL
19 48 (17.78%) Investment Banking
20 47 (17.41%) Microsoft Office
20 47 (17.41%) Cisco
20 47 (17.41%) Degree
21 45 (16.67%) VPN
22 44 (16.30%) VMware
23 43 (15.93%) Python
24 42 (15.56%) MS Exchange
25 40 (14.81%) Asset Management
26 39 (14.44%) Hedge funds

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 42 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 29 (10.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 27 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.70%) Skype for Business
6 8 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (2.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (2.59%) Apache
8 5 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.11%) Confluence
9 3 (1.11%) DataSynapse
10 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 47 (17.41%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (14.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (6.30%) Eikon
2 5 (1.85%) Endur
3 3 (1.11%) ION MarketView
3 3 (1.11%) Kondor
4 2 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.74%) Summit
5 1 (0.37%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (0.37%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 65 (24.07%) Office 365
2 8 (2.96%) OneDrive
3 7 (2.59%) Dropbox
4 6 (2.22%) IaaS
5 2 (0.74%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.74%) npm
5 2 (0.74%) PaaS
5 2 (0.74%) Yarn
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 64 (23.70%) DNS
2 63 (23.33%) DHCP
3 45 (16.67%) VPN
4 37 (13.70%) TCP/IP
5 30 (11.11%) LAN
6 26 (9.63%) Wireless
7 25 (9.26%) WAN
8 15 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
9 14 (5.19%) Firewall
9 14 (5.19%) IPsec
9 14 (5.19%) Multicast
10 12 (4.44%) VoIP
11 11 (4.07%) SAN
12 10 (3.70%) Network Security
13 9 (3.33%) BGP
13 9 (3.33%) OSPF
14 7 (2.59%) Skype
15 5 (1.85%) CHAP
15 5 (1.85%) Internet
15 5 (1.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.07%) MySQL
3 9 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 9 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.48%) Blockchain
6 4 (1.48%) KDB
6 4 (1.48%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.74%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (0.74%) Tick Data
9 1 (0.37%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 20 (7.41%) MSI
2 6 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.48%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.48%) Maven
3 4 (1.48%) Subversion
4 3 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.74%) JUnit
5 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.37%) JIRA
6 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 171 (63.33%) Finance
2 117 (43.33%) Banking
3 48 (17.78%) Investment Banking
4 24 (8.89%) Front Office
5 13 (4.81%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.96%) Back Office
7 5 (1.85%) Publishing
8 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.37%) German Language
9 1 (0.37%) International Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (28.15%) Support Engineer
2 64 (23.70%) Desktop Support
3 46 (17.04%) Analyst
4 40 (14.81%) Desktop Engineer
4 40 (14.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 35 (12.96%) Citrix Engineer
6 34 (12.59%) Citrix Support
6 34 (12.59%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 29 (10.74%) Applications Support
7 29 (10.74%) SCCM Engineer
8 28 (10.37%) Support Analyst
9 27 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
10 23 (8.52%) Developer
11 20 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
11 20 (7.41%) Linux Support
12 19 (7.04%) Office 365 Engineer
13 18 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
14 16 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
15 15 (5.56%) Administrator
15 15 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.41%) Software Packaging
2 12 (4.44%) .NET
3 11 (4.07%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (1.48%) Spring
5 3 (1.11%) JMS
5 3 (1.11%) Middleware
5 3 (1.11%) NumPy
5 3 (1.11%) Pandas
5 3 (1.11%) Web Services
5 3 (1.11%) XML
5 3 (1.11%) XSLT
6 2 (0.74%) Akka
6 2 (0.74%) HTML5
6 2 (0.74%) JSON
6 2 (0.74%) Kafka
6 2 (0.74%) React
6 2 (0.74%) REST
6 2 (0.74%) RxJava
6 2 (0.74%) Spring Boot
6 2 (0.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.44%) Hedge funds
2 34 (12.59%) Blackberry
3 21 (7.78%) Fat Client
3 21 (7.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 21 (7.78%) Thin Client
4 20 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (6.30%) Computer Science
6 13 (4.81%) Clustering
6 13 (4.81%) Management Information System
7 12 (4.44%) Data Centre
8 10 (3.70%) Eurex
9 9 (3.33%) Equities
9 9 (3.33%) PDA
9 9 (3.33%) Replication
10 8 (2.96%) SWIFT
10 8 (2.96%) Virtual Team
11 7 (2.59%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.85%) iPad
13 4 (1.48%) Derivative
14 3 (1.11%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 147 (54.44%) Windows
2 111 (41.11%) Windows 7
3 99 (36.67%) Windows 10
4 70 (25.93%) Windows Server
5 68 (25.19%) Linux
6 53 (19.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (11.48%) Unix
9 21 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (7.41%) Android
11 18 (6.67%) Solaris
12 14 (5.19%) SUSE
13 13 (4.81%) CentOS
14 11 (4.07%) Debian
14 11 (4.07%) Windows 8
15 7 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (2.22%) AIX
17 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (18.52%) ITIL
2 40 (14.81%) Asset Management
3 25 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (8.89%) Automated Trading
5 23 (8.52%) Problem Management
6 22 (8.15%) Application Packaging
7 21 (7.78%) Test Automation
8 20 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (7.41%) Task Automation
9 19 (7.04%) Investment Management
10 16 (5.93%) Algorithmic Trading
10 16 (5.93%) High Availability
10 16 (5.93%) Incident Management
11 15 (5.56%) Change Management
12 14 (5.19%) Physics
13 13 (4.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 13 (4.81%) Service Management
13 13 (4.81%) Two-Factor Authentication
14 12 (4.44%) ITIL V3
15 11 (4.07%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (25.19%) SQL
2 60 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 43 (15.93%) Python
4 20 (7.41%) Shell Script
5 19 (7.04%) Java
5 19 (7.04%) Perl
6 18 (6.67%) C#
7 17 (6.30%) C++
8 11 (4.07%) PHP
9 10 (3.70%) Korn
9 10 (3.70%) VB
10 9 (3.33%) Bourne shell
10 9 (3.33%) C-shell
10 9 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.33%) VBScript
11 6 (2.22%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.85%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.85%) VBA
13 3 (1.11%) C
13 3 (1.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 47 (17.41%) Degree
2 19 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (5.93%) MCSA
4 13 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (4.44%) MCP
6 10 (3.70%) MCSE
7 9 (3.33%) CCNP
7 9 (3.33%) MCDST
7 9 (3.33%) MCITP
8 6 (2.22%) CCNA
9 5 (1.85%) CCIE
10 4 (1.48%) RHCE
10 4 (1.48%) RHCSA
11 3 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.11%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.41%) SLA
2 3 (1.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 121 (44.81%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (9.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 22 (8.15%) XenDesktop
5 20 (7.41%) XenApp
6 6 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (1.48%) BitLocker
7 4 (1.48%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.74%) vSphere
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 55 (20.37%) SCCM
2 12 (4.44%) AirWatch
3 10 (3.70%) ZABBIX
4 9 (3.33%) Perfmon
5 6 (2.22%) Ansible
5 6 (2.22%) Nagios
5 6 (2.22%) Puppet
5 6 (2.22%) ServiceCenter
6 5 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (1.85%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.48%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.74%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.37%) Control-M
9 1 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 224 (82.96%) Bloomberg
2 80 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 66 (24.44%) Citrix
4 64 (23.70%) FactSet
5 47 (17.41%) Cisco
6 44 (16.30%) VMware
7 26 (9.63%) CQG
8 19 (7.04%) NetApp
9 17 (6.30%) Oracle
9 17 (6.30%) Red Hat
10 15 (5.56%) Sybase
11 13 (4.81%) Fidessa
11 13 (4.81%) Patsystems
12 12 (4.44%) HP
12 12 (4.44%) Murex
12 12 (4.44%) Nimble Storage
13 11 (4.07%) Apple
13 11 (4.07%) ION Trading
14 10 (3.70%) GL TRADE
14 10 (3.70%) NYFIX