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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Rank 316 322 331
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 2 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.10% 0.008%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 1.47% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -20.00%
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
738 885 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.03% 7.10% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 632 726 625
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 24 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Reuters
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Law
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Reuters
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft