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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RMDS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RMDS over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1211 1020 -
Rank change year-on-year -191 - -
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 3 5 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.004% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.048% 0.086% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

RMDS is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,232 5,794 3,596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.77% 4.99% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,882 3,852 2,647
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £88,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

RMDS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RMDS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RMDS in the UK

RMDS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RMDS.

Salary trend for RMDS in the UK

RMDS
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RMDS within the UK over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -157 3 - -
London -168 3 - -
Work from Home - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing RMDS 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 RMDS.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Multicast
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Reuters
2 2 (66.67%) Siebel
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Social Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

RMDS
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Multicast
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Market Data Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Reuters
1 2 (66.67%) Siebel
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) VMware