The first table below looks at the demand for Eikon skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Eikon over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Rank 312 310 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 13 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.025% -
As % of the Business Applications category 1.42% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
914 771 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.39% 6.44% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 744 665 906
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Eikon
London

Eikon
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Eikon across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Eikon Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Eikon
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Eikon across the City of London region.

Eikon Salary Trend in the City of London

Eikon
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Eikon also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Eikon.

1 22 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 18 (81.82%) Finance
3 17 (77.27%) Reuters
4 13 (59.09%) RMDS
5 12 (54.55%) 3000 Xtra
6 10 (45.45%) Front Arena
6 10 (45.45%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 10 (45.45%) Multicast
6 10 (45.45%) Data Analysis
6 10 (45.45%) Summit
6 10 (45.45%) ION Trading
6 10 (45.45%) Law
6 10 (45.45%) Publishing
6 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
6 10 (45.45%) Equities
6 10 (45.45%) SunGard
6 10 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (45.45%) Middleware
6 10 (45.45%) LAN
6 10 (45.45%) WAN
6 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 10 (45.45%) DNS
6 10 (45.45%) SSL
6 10 (45.45%) Murex
6 10 (45.45%) Misys
7 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 6 (27.27%) MCSE
7 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
7 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange

Eikon
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Eikon also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Eikon. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (27.27%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (59.09%) RMDS
2 12 (54.55%) 3000 Xtra
3 10 (45.45%) Front Arena
3 10 (45.45%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 10 (45.45%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Multicast
1 10 (45.45%) LAN
1 10 (45.45%) WAN
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
1 10 (45.45%) SSL
2 5 (22.73%) IP Telephony
2 5 (22.73%) NAS
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Yeoman
General
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Law
2 10 (45.45%) Publishing
3 4 (18.18%) Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
5 2 (9.09%) Back Office
6 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Technical Manager
1 10 (45.45%) Technical Account Manager
1 10 (45.45%) Account Manager
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Market Data Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Equities
1 10 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (22.73%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Android
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Data Analysis
1 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) Data Transformation
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) MCSE
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (27.27%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 17 (77.27%) Reuters
3 10 (45.45%) ION Trading
3 10 (45.45%) SunGard
3 10 (45.45%) Murex
3 10 (45.45%) Misys
4 6 (27.27%) Citrix
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) Mitel
5 5 (22.73%) Fidessa
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Tradeweb
8 1 (4.55%) FFastFill
8 1 (4.55%) Altiris