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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Rank 303 318 326
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 15 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.057% 0.040%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.60% 0.84% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 5
Average salary £65,000 £73,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.86% +9.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - -
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
938 832 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.45% 6.83% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 801 724 757
Average salary £57,750 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.15% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £85,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 26 (96.30%) Reuters
2 25 (92.59%) Bloomberg
3 23 (85.19%) Finance
4 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 18 (66.67%) DNS
5 14 (51.85%) 3000 Xtra
6 12 (44.44%) Windows
7 10 (37.04%) SSL
7 10 (37.04%) LAN
7 10 (37.04%) WAN
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 10 (37.04%) Blackberry
7 10 (37.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (37.04%) Middleware
7 10 (37.04%) Murex
7 10 (37.04%) Misys
7 10 (37.04%) SunGard
7 10 (37.04%) Law
7 10 (37.04%) Publishing
7 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
7 10 (37.04%) Equities
7 10 (37.04%) Summit
7 10 (37.04%) Front Arena
7 10 (37.04%) RMDS
7 10 (37.04%) Data Analysis
7 10 (37.04%) ION Trading
7 10 (37.04%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 10 (37.04%) Android
7 10 (37.04%) Multicast
8 9 (33.33%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (29.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Lync
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (51.85%) 3000 Xtra
2 10 (37.04%) Summit
2 10 (37.04%) Front Arena
2 10 (37.04%) RMDS
2 10 (37.04%) Bloomberg TOMS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 18 (66.67%) DNS
2 10 (37.04%) SSL
2 10 (37.04%) LAN
2 10 (37.04%) WAN
2 10 (37.04%) Multicast
3 8 (29.63%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) NAS
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Yeoman
General
1 23 (85.19%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Law
2 10 (37.04%) Publishing
3 7 (25.93%) Banking
4 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Front Office
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Account Manager
1 10 (37.04%) Technical Account Manager
1 10 (37.04%) Technical Manager
2 9 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Blackberry
1 10 (37.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 10 (37.04%) Equities
2 1 (3.70%) iPhone
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Android
3 8 (29.63%) Mac OS X
3 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
3 8 (29.63%) Windows 8
4 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
1 10 (37.04%) Data Analysis
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Change Management
3 3 (11.11%) Workflow
4 2 (7.41%) People Management
5 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Reuters
2 25 (92.59%) Bloomberg
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) Murex
3 10 (37.04%) Misys
3 10 (37.04%) SunGard
3 10 (37.04%) ION Trading
4 8 (29.63%) CQG
4 8 (29.63%) HP
4 8 (29.63%) Toshiba
5 4 (14.81%) Tradeweb
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Veeam
7 1 (3.70%) Fidessa
7 1 (3.70%) VMware
7 1 (3.70%) Mitel
7 1 (3.70%) FFastFill
7 1 (3.70%) Altiris