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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Rank 306 325 318
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 8 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.074% 0.009% 0.070%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.95% 0.13% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 8
Average salary £47,750 £87,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.42% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £87,500 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £87,500 £75,000
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
846 744 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.86% 6.42% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 754 619 652
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £85,000
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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Eikon across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Eikon Salary Histogram in the City of London

Eikon
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 28 (100.00%) Reuters
2 26 (92.86%) Bloomberg
3 22 (78.57%) Finance
4 17 (60.71%) Windows
5 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
5 15 (53.57%) DNS
5 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
6 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
6 13 (46.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (39.29%) Blackberry
7 11 (39.29%) 3000 Xtra
8 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
8 10 (35.71%) SCCM
9 9 (32.14%) ITIL
9 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
9 9 (32.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (32.14%) Change Management
9 9 (32.14%) Equities
9 9 (32.14%) Banking
9 9 (32.14%) Front Arena
9 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
9 9 (32.14%) Android
9 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
10 8 (28.57%) LAN
10 8 (28.57%) WAN
10 8 (28.57%) DHCP
10 8 (28.57%) HP
10 8 (28.57%) Mac OS X
10 8 (28.57%) CQG
10 8 (28.57%) Toshiba

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
1 13 (46.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (32.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (39.29%) 3000 Xtra
2 9 (32.14%) Front Arena
3 7 (25.00%) RMDS
3 7 (25.00%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 7 (25.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
1 15 (53.57%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) LAN
2 8 (28.57%) WAN
2 8 (28.57%) DHCP
3 7 (25.00%) Multicast
3 7 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (7.14%) ADSL
5 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Yeoman
General
1 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 7 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 7 (25.00%) Law
3 7 (25.00%) Publishing
4 6 (21.43%) Back Office
5 2 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Desktop Support
2 7 (25.00%) Account Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Technical Account Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Blackberry
2 9 (32.14%) Equities
3 7 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.57%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Android
2 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
3 8 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 8 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 3 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
1 9 (32.14%) Change Management
2 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.71%) Workflow
4 2 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (3.57%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VBScript
2 1 (3.57%) VB
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Reuters
2 26 (92.86%) Bloomberg
3 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) HP
4 8 (28.57%) CQG
4 8 (28.57%) Toshiba
5 7 (25.00%) ION Trading
5 7 (25.00%) Murex
5 7 (25.00%) Misys
5 7 (25.00%) SunGard
6 4 (14.29%) Citrix
6 4 (14.29%) Tradeweb
7 1 (3.57%) Veeam
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco
7 1 (3.57%) Altiris
7 1 (3.57%) FFastFill
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec