The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Rank 305 332 322
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.071% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.24% 0.86% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £34,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,850 £65,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Eikon
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
846 1041 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.04% 8.27% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 747 879 697
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Reuters
2 6 (85.71%) Bloomberg
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) Back Office
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 2 (28.57%) SCCM
6 2 (28.57%) Front Arena
6 2 (28.57%) ADSL
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) Equities
6 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
7 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (14.29%) Change Management
7 1 (14.29%) Firewall
7 1 (14.29%) Front Office
7 1 (14.29%) Law
7 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) VBScript

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Front Arena
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) ADSL
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (71.43%) Back Office
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Reuters
2 6 (85.71%) Bloomberg
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago