Period
to 14 July 2020

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 July 2020 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 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 479 478 565
Rank change year-on-year -1 +87 +25
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 88 298 283
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.51% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 1.23% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 87 260 242
Median annual salary £55,000 £95,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.11% +80.95% -12.50%
10th Percentile £38,000 £32,375 £37,550
90th Percentile £130,000 £150,000 £77,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £95,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -42.11% +80.95% -12.50%

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 12,639 24,174 30,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.19% 41.44% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9,758 18,847 23,754
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Reuters
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Reuters in London

Reuters
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Reuters in London.

Salary trend for Reuters in London

Reuters
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Reuters in London over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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 July 2020. 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 +73 24 £47,500 -45.71% 1
West London +49 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Reuters
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 84 (95.45%) Bloomberg
2 57 (64.77%) Finance
3 42 (47.73%) Windows
4 34 (38.64%) Office 365
5 33 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 33 (37.50%) Front Office
6 28 (31.82%) Cisco
7 26 (29.55%) Investment Management
8 25 (28.41%) Windows 10
8 25 (28.41%) Avaya
9 24 (27.27%) Linux
10 23 (26.14%) Microsoft Excel
11 22 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
11 22 (25.00%) SQL
11 22 (25.00%) Fixed Income
12 20 (22.73%) Python
13 19 (21.59%) Banking
13 19 (21.59%) Windows Server
13 19 (21.59%) SCCM
14 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
15 17 (19.32%) Fidessa
15 17 (19.32%) R
16 16 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
17 15 (17.05%) Video Conferencing
17 15 (17.05%) Red Hat
17 15 (17.05%) Apple
18 14 (15.91%) CQG
18 14 (15.91%) ION Trading
18 14 (15.91%) Patsystems
18 14 (15.91%) Low Latency

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 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.14%) Apache
3 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.14%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (26.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (6.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Eagle PACE
1 8 (9.09%) Markit EDM
1 8 (9.09%) PolarLake
2 2 (2.27%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (1.14%) Eikon
3 1 (1.14%) Elite 3E
3 1 (1.14%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
3 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 34 (38.64%) Office 365
2 9 (10.23%) Azure
3 7 (7.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (5.68%) AWS
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.14%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.91%) FIX Connectivity
2 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
3 11 (12.50%) DNS
4 10 (11.36%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (9.09%) Firewall
6 5 (5.68%) VoIP
7 4 (4.55%) PBX
8 2 (2.27%) DHCP
9 1 (1.14%) BGP
9 1 (1.14%) DMZ
9 1 (1.14%) FTP
9 1 (1.14%) HTTP
9 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.14%) OSPF
9 1 (1.14%) SMTP
9 1 (1.14%) SNMP
9 1 (1.14%) SSH
9 1 (1.14%) VLAN
9 1 (1.14%) VPN
9 1 (1.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.14%) DTS
4 1 (1.14%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.14%) KDB
4 1 (1.14%) Kdb+
4 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.14%) MSI
2 1 (1.14%) Redmine
2 1 (1.14%) Subversion
2 1 (1.14%) TestDirector
General
1 57 (64.77%) Finance
2 33 (37.50%) Front Office
3 19 (21.59%) Banking
4 9 (10.23%) Back Office
5 7 (7.95%) Legal
6 5 (5.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.14%) International Banking
7 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (32.95%) Analyst
2 27 (30.68%) Support Analyst
3 15 (17.05%) Support Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Senior Support Analyst
6 9 (10.23%) Desktop Support
7 8 (9.09%) Applications Support
7 8 (9.09%) Data Manager
7 8 (9.09%) Market Data Manager
8 7 (7.95%) Electronic Trading Support
8 7 (7.95%) Linux Support
9 6 (6.82%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Commercial Manager
10 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) IT Support
10 5 (5.68%) SQL Support Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (3.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.14%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 15 (17.05%) Video Conferencing
3 14 (15.91%) Eurex
4 11 (12.50%) Equities
5 10 (11.36%) Derivative
5 10 (11.36%) Hedge funds
6 8 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (9.09%) Reference Data
7 3 (3.41%) User Experience
8 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.14%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 42 (47.73%) Windows
2 25 (28.41%) Windows 10
3 24 (27.27%) Linux
4 19 (21.59%) Windows Server
5 13 (14.77%) Solaris
6 12 (13.64%) Unix
7 11 (12.50%) CentOS
7 11 (12.50%) SUSE
7 11 (12.50%) Ubuntu
8 9 (10.23%) Debian
8 9 (10.23%) Windows 7
9 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (6.82%) Windows 8
10 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2016
11 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.14%) Fedora
13 1 (1.14%) Kali Linux
13 1 (1.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Investment Management
2 14 (15.91%) Client Onboarding
2 14 (15.91%) Low Latency
3 13 (14.77%) Asset Management
3 13 (14.77%) Business Analysis
4 12 (13.64%) DevOps
5 10 (11.36%) Electronic Trading
5 10 (11.36%) Kernel Tuning
6 9 (10.23%) Analytics
6 9 (10.23%) High-Frequency Trading
6 9 (10.23%) Machine Learning
7 8 (9.09%) Data Analytics
7 8 (9.09%) Data Management
7 8 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Management
7 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.09%) Performance Attribution
8 7 (7.95%) Algorithmic Trading
9 6 (6.82%) Demand Management
9 6 (6.82%) ITSM
9 6 (6.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.00%) SQL
2 20 (22.73%) Python
3 17 (19.32%) R
4 11 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 11 (12.50%) Perl
5 10 (11.36%) PowerShell
5 10 (11.36%) VBA
6 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.27%) C
8 1 (1.14%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.14%) C++
8 1 (1.14%) C-shell
8 1 (1.14%) Korn
8 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Degree
2 6 (6.82%) MCP
2 6 (6.82%) MCSA
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.14%) ACCA
3 1 (1.14%) CCIE
3 1 (1.14%) CCNA
3 1 (1.14%) CCNP
3 1 (1.14%) CIPFA
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.14%) ICAEW
3 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.14%) RHCE
3 1 (1.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.77%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 33 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.27%) Docker
4 2 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.14%) BIND 9
5 1 (1.14%) LXC
5 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.14%) zsh
Systems Management
1 19 (21.59%) SCCM
2 6 (6.82%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.14%) Icinga
4 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.14%) Nagios
4 1 (1.14%) Packer
4 1 (1.14%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.14%) Puppet
4 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 84 (95.45%) Bloomberg
2 28 (31.82%) Cisco
3 25 (28.41%) Avaya
4 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
5 17 (19.32%) Fidessa
6 15 (17.05%) Apple
6 15 (17.05%) Red Hat
7 14 (15.91%) CQG
7 14 (15.91%) ION Trading
7 14 (15.91%) Patsystems
8 12 (13.64%) Trayport
9 11 (12.50%) VMware
10 9 (10.23%) Oracle
11 8 (9.09%) FactSet
11 8 (9.09%) Nortel
12 7 (7.95%) Sybase
13 6 (6.82%) Citrix
14 4 (4.55%) Polycom
15 3 (3.41%) Splunk
16 2 (2.27%) 3PAR