Period
to 21 September 2017

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 21 September 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 FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

FactSet
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1090 1177 1231
Rank change year-on-year +87 +54 +28
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 79 75 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.039% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.088% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 69 70 79
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +2.44%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +22.73% -

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 78588 85479 101418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.54% 43.94% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 60795 69296 82457
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for FactSet in the UK

FactSet
Top 6 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 21 September 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
England +60 78 £50,000 +5.26% 9
London +16 77 £50,000 +8.11% 8
UK excluding London +53 2 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

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

1 64 (81.01%) Bloomberg
2 42 (53.16%) Reuters
2 42 (53.16%) Active Directory
3 41 (51.90%) Citrix
4 40 (50.63%) Windows
5 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
6 35 (44.30%) Windows 7
6 35 (44.30%) Windows 10
7 34 (43.04%) Finance
8 30 (37.97%) MS Exchange
9 26 (32.91%) Degree
10 25 (31.65%) Microsoft Office
11 22 (27.85%) SQL
12 21 (26.58%) Microsoft Excel
12 21 (26.58%) Office 365
12 21 (26.58%) SCCM
12 21 (26.58%) Investment Management
13 20 (25.32%) Fund Management
13 20 (25.32%) Windows Server
14 19 (24.05%) Banking
15 18 (22.78%) Asset Management
16 17 (21.52%) XenDesktop
17 16 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2010
17 16 (20.25%) OneDrive
17 16 (20.25%) Eikon
17 16 (20.25%) Dropbox
17 16 (20.25%) Front Office
18 14 (17.72%) Blackberry
18 14 (17.72%) Wireless
18 14 (17.72%) VMware

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 30 (37.97%) MS Exchange
2 16 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (8.86%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.27%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (31.65%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (26.58%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Eikon
2 13 (16.46%) thinkFolio
3 3 (3.80%) LatentZero
3 3 (3.80%) Markit EDM
4 1 (1.27%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.58%) Office 365
2 16 (20.25%) Dropbox
2 16 (20.25%) OneDrive
3 6 (7.59%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) Wireless
2 13 (16.46%) DHCP
2 13 (16.46%) DNS
3 2 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.53%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.27%) Internet
4 1 (1.27%) Intranet
4 1 (1.27%) PBX
4 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (6.33%) QlikView
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.06%) Qlik Sense
3 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 34 (43.04%) Finance
2 19 (24.05%) Banking
3 16 (20.25%) Front Office
4 11 (13.92%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.80%) German Language
6 2 (2.53%) Advertising
7 1 (1.27%) Back Office
7 1 (1.27%) Billing
7 1 (1.27%) Legal
7 1 (1.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (64.56%) Analyst
2 26 (32.91%) Support Analyst
3 23 (29.11%) Desktop Support
4 15 (18.99%) Support Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) Desktop Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 13 (16.46%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (12.66%) Citrix Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) Citrix Support
7 10 (12.66%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) SCCM Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) Windows Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) Windows Support Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Service Analyst
9 7 (8.86%) Data Manager
9 7 (8.86%) Desktop Analyst
9 7 (8.86%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 7 (8.86%) IT Analyst
9 7 (8.86%) IT Support
9 7 (8.86%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.19%) .NET
2 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.53%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.53%) XMPP
5 1 (1.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Blackberry
2 10 (12.66%) iPad
3 8 (10.13%) Derivative
3 8 (10.13%) Fixed Income
4 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.06%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (3.80%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.80%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.53%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.53%) iPhone
7 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.53%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 40 (50.63%) Windows
2 35 (44.30%) Windows 10
2 35 (44.30%) Windows 7
3 20 (25.32%) Windows Server
4 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.80%) Android
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) Investment Management
2 20 (25.32%) Fund Management
3 18 (22.78%) Asset Management
4 10 (12.66%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.59%) Data Architecture
5 6 (7.59%) ETL
5 6 (7.59%) Mathematics
5 6 (7.59%) Physics
5 6 (7.59%) RAD
6 4 (5.06%) Analytics
6 4 (5.06%) Web Development
7 3 (3.80%) Application Packaging
7 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.80%) ITIL
8 2 (2.53%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (2.53%) Project Management
8 2 (2.53%) SDLC
8 2 (2.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.53%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) SQL
2 12 (15.19%) C#
3 7 (8.86%) Python
4 6 (7.59%) MATLAB
4 6 (7.59%) R
4 6 (7.59%) VBA
5 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.27%) C++
6 1 (1.27%) Java
6 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (32.91%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) MCP
3 2 (2.53%) MCSA
3 2 (2.53%) MCSE
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 42 (53.16%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.52%) XenDesktop
3 11 (13.92%) XenApp
4 9 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (7.59%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (7.59%) vSphere
6 1 (1.27%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (26.58%) SCCM
2 6 (7.59%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (7.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (7.59%) XenMobile
3 2 (2.53%) DameWare
4 1 (1.27%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 64 (81.01%) Bloomberg
2 42 (53.16%) Reuters
3 41 (51.90%) Citrix
4 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
5 14 (17.72%) VMware
6 7 (8.86%) Apple
6 7 (8.86%) StatPro
6 7 (8.86%) Symantec
7 6 (7.59%) Altiris
7 6 (7.59%) McAfee
8 4 (5.06%) Charles River
8 4 (5.06%) Cisco
8 4 (5.06%) Fidessa
8 4 (5.06%) Talend
9 3 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.53%) Oracle
10 2 (2.53%) Progress
11 1 (1.27%) NetApp