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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Rank 256 318 316
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -2
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.029% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.05% 0.39% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
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
439 771 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.49% 7.54% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 385 690 605
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 14 February 2016.

Eikon Salary Histogram in the City of London

Eikon
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Reuters
1 9 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (33.33%) Front Office
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) DTS
5 2 (22.22%) RMDS
5 2 (22.22%) 3000 Xtra
5 2 (22.22%) Back Office
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Skype
6 1 (11.11%) WebEx
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) 3000 Xtra
1 2 (22.22%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (11.11%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DTS
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Front Office
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Market Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Market Data Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Market Data Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Market Data Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Data Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Market Data Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 9 (100.00%) Reuters
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft