Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1104 1099 1146
Rank change year-on-year -5 +47 +90
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 53 97 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.055% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.075% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 42 86 83
UK median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% -2.63% -2.56%
10th Percentile £36,500 £36,875 £34,650
90th Percentile £66,250 £74,375 £79,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 - £67,500

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 70,522 77,995 83,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.80% 44.39% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 54,658 60,291 67,317
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 23 October 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 23 October 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
England -15 51 £45,000 -2.70% 9
London -21 49 £45,000 -2.70% 7
UK excluding London +29 4 £33,500 - 2
Channel Islands - 2 £35,000 -
South West - 2 £31,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 53 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 46 (86.79%) Reuters
3 38 (71.70%) Finance
3 38 (71.70%) Asset Management
4 33 (62.26%) Windows
5 30 (56.60%) Windows 7
6 29 (54.72%) Office 365
7 28 (52.83%) Windows 10
8 27 (50.94%) PowerShell
8 27 (50.94%) SCCM
8 27 (50.94%) Active Directory
8 27 (50.94%) Citrix
9 26 (49.06%) Front Office
10 24 (45.28%) TCP/IP
10 24 (45.28%) DNS
11 23 (43.40%) DHCP
12 21 (39.62%) Banking
13 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
13 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (35.85%) Task Automation
14 19 (35.85%) Microsoft App-V
14 19 (35.85%) Investment Banking
14 19 (35.85%) Fat Client
14 19 (35.85%) Application Packaging
14 19 (35.85%) Software Packaging
14 19 (35.85%) Thin Client
14 19 (35.85%) MSI
15 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
16 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Office
16 12 (22.64%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg AIM
2 1 (1.89%) Front Arena
2 1 (1.89%) LatentZero
2 1 (1.89%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 29 (54.72%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) IaaS
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (45.28%) DNS
1 24 (45.28%) TCP/IP
2 23 (43.40%) DHCP
3 11 (20.75%) LAN
4 10 (18.87%) WAN
5 6 (11.32%) Wireless
6 3 (5.66%) VPN
7 2 (3.77%) DSL
7 2 (3.77%) Firewall
7 2 (3.77%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) MS Access
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) MSI
General
1 38 (71.70%) Finance
2 26 (49.06%) Front Office
3 21 (39.62%) Banking
4 19 (35.85%) Investment Banking
5 8 (15.09%) Legal
6 2 (3.77%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Billing
7 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Support Engineer
2 16 (30.19%) Desktop Support
3 15 (28.30%) Analyst
4 12 (22.64%) Citrix Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) Citrix Support
4 12 (22.64%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) Desktop Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) Office 365 Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) SCCM Engineer
5 11 (20.75%) Support Analyst
6 9 (16.98%) Service Desk Support
6 9 (16.98%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (16.98%) Systems Support
6 9 (16.98%) Systems Support Analyst
7 8 (15.09%) Market Data Analyst
7 8 (15.09%) Market Data Support Analyst
8 7 (13.21%) Market Analyst
8 7 (13.21%) Market Data Manager
8 7 (13.21%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Fat Client
1 19 (35.85%) Thin Client
2 9 (16.98%) Fixed Income
3 8 (15.09%) Equities
4 7 (13.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (9.43%) Blackberry
6 3 (5.66%) Hedge funds
7 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.77%) Derivative
7 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (3.77%) Wiki
8 1 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 33 (62.26%) Windows
2 30 (56.60%) Windows 7
3 28 (52.83%) Windows 10
4 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
4 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.77%) Android
5 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.89%) Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) Asset Management
2 19 (35.85%) Application Packaging
2 19 (35.85%) Task Automation
3 12 (22.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 10 (18.87%) Business Transformation
4 10 (18.87%) Investment Management
4 10 (18.87%) Proactive Management
5 7 (13.21%) Business Analysis
5 7 (13.21%) Commercial Awareness
5 7 (13.21%) Contract Management
5 7 (13.21%) Due Diligence
5 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Identification
5 7 (13.21%) Time Management
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL
6 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.77%) High Availability
7 2 (3.77%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (3.77%) Ticket Management
7 2 (3.77%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) PowerShell
2 11 (20.75%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
1 2 (3.77%) MCITP
1 2 (3.77%) MCP
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (50.94%) Active Directory
2 19 (35.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (50.94%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.77%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 46 (86.79%) Reuters
3 27 (50.94%) Citrix
4 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.21%) FXall
5 7 (13.21%) Tradeweb
6 5 (9.43%) VMware
7 4 (7.55%) Cisco
8 2 (3.77%) Acronis
8 2 (3.77%) Charles River
8 2 (3.77%) Eze Castle Integration
8 2 (3.77%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.77%) Symantec
9 1 (1.89%) StatPro
9 1 (1.89%) Sybase