Period
to 24 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of FactSet products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FactSet over the 6 months to 24 June 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 FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

FactSet
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1104 1145 1216
Rank change year-on-year +41 +71 -20
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 82 56 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.032% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.073% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 62 50 58
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,525 £31,250 £30,300
90th Percentile £78,125 £81,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -46.67% +36.36%

FactSet 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.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 76,796 76,664 91,086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.18% 44.29% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 60,090 61,224 74,253
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.20% +3.75%

FactSet
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FactSet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FactSet in the UK

FactSet
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FactSet in the UK

FactSet
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FactSet over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for FactSet in the UK

FactSet
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FactSet within the UK over the 6 months to 24 June 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
London +18 79 £52,500 +5.00% 7
England +16 79 £52,500 +5.00% 7
UK excluding London +4 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Channel Islands - 2 £35,000 - 1
Scotland -26 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing FactSet 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 with a requirement for FactSet.

1 62 (75.61%) Bloomberg
2 57 (69.51%) Finance
3 42 (51.22%) Windows
4 40 (48.78%) Reuters
4 40 (48.78%) Windows 7
5 37 (45.12%) Active Directory
6 35 (42.68%) Citrix
7 34 (41.46%) Windows 10
8 32 (39.02%) Front Office
8 32 (39.02%) Asset Management
9 30 (36.59%) Office 365
10 28 (34.15%) Microsoft
11 27 (32.93%) Investment Management
11 27 (32.93%) Banking
12 25 (30.49%) TCP/IP
13 22 (26.83%) SLA
13 22 (26.83%) SCCM
14 21 (25.61%) Windows Server
15 20 (24.39%) DNS
15 20 (24.39%) Blackberry
16 19 (23.17%) DHCP
17 18 (21.95%) Degree
17 18 (21.95%) PowerShell
18 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Office
19 16 (19.51%) SQL
20 15 (18.29%) Investment Banking
21 14 (17.07%) Hedge funds
21 14 (17.07%) Eikon
21 14 (17.07%) LAN
22 13 (15.85%) WAN

FactSet
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (7.32%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.44%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
4 1 (1.22%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Eikon
2 8 (9.76%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (4.88%) Markit EDM
4 2 (2.44%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (2.44%) thinkFolio
5 1 (1.22%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.59%) Office 365
2 6 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.32%) IaaS
2 6 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.49%) TCP/IP
2 20 (24.39%) DNS
3 19 (23.17%) DHCP
4 14 (17.07%) LAN
5 13 (15.85%) WAN
6 9 (10.98%) VPN
7 7 (8.54%) Wireless
8 6 (7.32%) DSL
8 6 (7.32%) Firewall
9 1 (1.22%) Broadband
9 1 (1.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) MS Access
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.44%) QlikView
4 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) MSI
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 57 (69.51%) Finance
2 32 (39.02%) Front Office
3 27 (32.93%) Banking
4 15 (18.29%) Investment Banking
5 9 (10.98%) Back Office
6 5 (6.10%) Advertising
6 5 (6.10%) German Language
7 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.44%) Law
7 2 (2.44%) Legal
7 2 (2.44%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.22%) Billing
8 1 (1.22%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (46.34%) Analyst
2 28 (34.15%) Support Engineer
3 18 (21.95%) Desktop Support
4 16 (19.51%) Support Analyst
5 13 (15.85%) IT Support
6 12 (14.63%) Desktop Engineer
6 12 (14.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 11 (13.41%) Service Desk Support
8 10 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (9.76%) IT Engineer
9 8 (9.76%) Service Desk Engineer
10 7 (8.54%) Banking Analyst
10 7 (8.54%) Business Analyst
10 7 (8.54%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (8.54%) Service Analyst
10 7 (8.54%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (7.32%) Field Engineer
11 6 (7.32%) Field Service Engineer
11 6 (7.32%) Systems Support
11 6 (7.32%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) Software Packaging
2 3 (3.66%) Middleware
3 2 (2.44%) .NET
3 2 (2.44%) J2EE
4 1 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Blackberry
2 14 (17.07%) Hedge funds
3 12 (14.63%) Fat Client
3 12 (14.63%) Thin Client
4 10 (12.20%) Equities
4 10 (12.20%) Fixed Income
5 9 (10.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (10.98%) Management Information System
6 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (8.54%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
8 6 (7.32%) iPad
8 6 (7.32%) Wiki
9 4 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (3.66%) Derivative
11 2 (2.44%) User Experience
12 1 (1.22%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (1.22%) Blog
12 1 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (1.22%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 42 (51.22%) Windows
2 40 (48.78%) Windows 7
3 34 (41.46%) Windows 10
4 21 (25.61%) Windows Server
5 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.54%) Android
6 7 (8.54%) Apple iOS
6 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.32%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.32%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (4.88%) Unix
9 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.22%) Linux
10 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Asset Management
2 27 (32.93%) Investment Management
3 13 (15.85%) Change Management
3 13 (15.85%) Task Automation
4 12 (14.63%) Application Packaging
5 10 (12.20%) ITIL
6 9 (10.98%) Economics
7 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (9.76%) Configuration Management
7 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (8.54%) Business Transformation
8 7 (8.54%) Proactive Management
8 7 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (7.32%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.10%) Performance Attribution
11 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (4.88%) Fund Management
11 4 (4.88%) Wealth Management
12 3 (3.66%) ETL
12 3 (3.66%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.95%) PowerShell
2 16 (19.51%) SQL
3 8 (9.76%) C
4 5 (6.10%) Java
5 2 (2.44%) C#
5 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.44%) Python
5 2 (2.44%) R
5 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.22%) C++
6 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.22%) Perl
6 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.22%) VBA
6 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) Degree
2 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (13.41%) MCP
4 6 (7.32%) MCITP
4 6 (7.32%) MCSA
4 6 (7.32%) MCSE
5 2 (2.44%) CFA
5 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.83%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (45.12%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (8.54%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.32%) vSphere
5 1 (1.22%) Squid
5 1 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 22 (26.83%) SCCM
2 6 (7.32%) AirWatch
2 6 (7.32%) XenMobile
3 5 (6.10%) DameWare
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.44%) Control-M
4 2 (2.44%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 62 (75.61%) Bloomberg
2 40 (48.78%) Reuters
3 35 (42.68%) Citrix
4 28 (34.15%) Microsoft
5 13 (15.85%) VMware
6 8 (9.76%) Fidessa
6 8 (9.76%) FXall
6 8 (9.76%) SimCorp
6 8 (9.76%) Tradeweb
7 6 (7.32%) Acronis
7 6 (7.32%) Eze Castle Integration
7 6 (7.32%) MobileIron
8 5 (6.10%) Apple
8 5 (6.10%) Vermilion
9 4 (4.88%) Charles River
9 4 (4.88%) Cisco
9 4 (4.88%) Oracle
10 3 (3.66%) Tableau
11 2 (2.44%) StatPro
11 2 (2.44%) Sybase