Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1096 1134 1201
Rank change year-on-year +38 +67 +4
Permanent jobs citing FactSet 70 73 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.041% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.094% 0.093% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 50 64 62
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% -11.90%
10th Percentile £37,375 £34,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £75,000 £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 74,866 78,622 88,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.96% 44.60% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 58,033 61,322 71,881
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +33 66 £55,000 +10.00% 4
England +9 66 £55,000 +10.00% 4
UK excluding London +22 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Channel Islands - 3 £35,000 -
Scotland -9 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 56 (80.00%) Bloomberg
2 48 (68.57%) Finance
3 41 (58.57%) Reuters
4 38 (54.29%) Front Office
5 37 (52.86%) Windows
6 35 (50.00%) Windows 7
7 33 (47.14%) Asset Management
8 31 (44.29%) Office 365
8 31 (44.29%) Windows 10
9 29 (41.43%) Active Directory
10 28 (40.00%) Citrix
11 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
12 24 (34.29%) SCCM
13 23 (32.86%) TCP/IP
14 22 (31.43%) DNS
14 22 (31.43%) Banking
14 22 (31.43%) PowerShell
15 21 (30.00%) Investment Management
16 20 (28.57%) DHCP
17 18 (25.71%) SLA
17 18 (25.71%) Degree
18 17 (24.29%) Windows Server
18 17 (24.29%) LAN
19 16 (22.86%) SQL
19 16 (22.86%) Investment Banking
20 15 (21.43%) WAN
21 14 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
21 14 (20.00%) Task Automation
21 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
22 13 (18.57%) Application Packaging

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 3 (4.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.43%) JBoss
3 1 (1.43%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (11.43%) SimCorp Dimension
2 6 (8.57%) Eikon
3 2 (2.86%) thinkFolio
4 1 (1.43%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (1.43%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.43%) Front Arena
4 1 (1.43%) LatentZero
4 1 (1.43%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 31 (44.29%) Office 365
2 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.57%) IaaS
2 6 (8.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.86%) TCP/IP
2 22 (31.43%) DNS
3 20 (28.57%) DHCP
4 17 (24.29%) LAN
5 15 (21.43%) WAN
6 9 (12.86%) VPN
7 8 (11.43%) Wireless
8 6 (8.57%) DSL
8 6 (8.57%) Firewall
9 2 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) MS Access
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.86%) QlikView
4 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (18.57%) MSI
General
1 48 (68.57%) Finance
2 38 (54.29%) Front Office
3 22 (31.43%) Banking
4 16 (22.86%) Investment Banking
5 8 (11.43%) Back Office
6 3 (4.29%) Private Banking
7 2 (2.86%) German Language
7 2 (2.86%) Law
7 2 (2.86%) Legal
8 1 (1.43%) Advertising
8 1 (1.43%) Billing
8 1 (1.43%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Analyst
2 22 (31.43%) Support Engineer
3 15 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 13 (18.57%) Service Desk Support
5 12 (17.14%) Desktop Support
6 10 (14.29%) IT Support
6 10 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
7 9 (12.86%) IT Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (12.86%) Service Desk Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) Systems Support
7 9 (12.86%) Systems Support Analyst
8 8 (11.43%) IT Support Engineer
8 8 (11.43%) Market Data Analyst
8 8 (11.43%) Market Data Support Analyst
9 7 (10.00%) Business Analyst
9 7 (10.00%) Data Analyst
9 7 (10.00%) Market Analyst
10 6 (8.57%) Field Engineer
10 6 (8.57%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (1.43%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Blackberry
1 13 (18.57%) Fat Client
1 13 (18.57%) Thin Client
2 12 (17.14%) Equities
2 12 (17.14%) Fixed Income
3 9 (12.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (12.86%) Management Information System
4 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.43%) Hedge funds
5 7 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
6 6 (8.57%) Wiki
7 3 (4.29%) Derivative
8 2 (2.86%) iPad
9 1 (1.43%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (1.43%) Blog
9 1 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.43%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.86%) Windows
2 35 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 31 (44.29%) Windows 10
4 17 (24.29%) Windows Server
5 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.57%) Android
6 6 (8.57%) Apple iOS
6 6 (8.57%) Windows 8
6 6 (8.57%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (4.29%) Unix
7 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) Asset Management
2 21 (30.00%) Investment Management
3 14 (20.00%) Task Automation
4 13 (18.57%) Application Packaging
5 10 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 10 (14.29%) Change Management
5 10 (14.29%) Proactive Management
6 9 (12.86%) Economics
7 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
7 8 (11.43%) ITIL
8 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
10 5 (7.14%) Fund Management
10 5 (7.14%) Performance Attribution
10 5 (7.14%) Problem Management
10 5 (7.14%) Wealth Management
11 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) PowerShell
2 16 (22.86%) SQL
3 11 (15.71%) C
4 3 (4.29%) Java
5 2 (2.86%) C#
5 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.86%) Python
5 2 (2.86%) R
5 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.43%) C++
6 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.43%) Perl
6 1 (1.43%) VBA
6 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.00%) MCP
4 6 (8.57%) MCITP
5 2 (2.86%) CFA
5 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.86%) MCSA
6 1 (1.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (25.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (41.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.57%) vSphere
5 1 (1.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 24 (34.29%) SCCM
2 6 (8.57%) AirWatch
2 6 (8.57%) XenMobile
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.86%) Control-M
4 2 (2.86%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (1.43%) DameWare
Vendors
1 56 (80.00%) Bloomberg
2 41 (58.57%) Reuters
3 28 (40.00%) Citrix
4 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.86%) FXall
5 9 (12.86%) Tradeweb
5 9 (12.86%) VMware
6 8 (11.43%) SimCorp
7 6 (8.57%) Acronis
7 6 (8.57%) Cisco
7 6 (8.57%) Eze Castle Integration
7 6 (8.57%) MobileIron
8 3 (4.29%) Charles River
8 3 (4.29%) Sybase
8 3 (4.29%) Symantec
8 3 (4.29%) Tableau
9 2 (2.86%) Oracle
10 1 (1.43%) Cognos
10 1 (1.43%) Remedy
10 1 (1.43%) StatPro