The table below looks at the statistics for Eikon skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Eikon over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Rank 893 913 892
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 18 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.28% 0.082% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 4
Average salary £47,670 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.12% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Eikon
UK

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

Business Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
6501 7299 7264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.87% 7.48% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5197 5940 5571
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Eikon
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Eikon across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Eikon Jobs Demand Trend in England

Eikon
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Eikon across the England region.

Eikon Salary Trend in England

Eikon
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Eikon across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Eikon Salary Histogram in England

Eikon
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Eikon within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 18 £47,670 +27.12%
Eikon
UK

Eikon
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 17 (89.47%) Bloomberg
2 16 (84.21%) Reuters
3 9 (47.37%) Blackberry
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) Banking
5 6 (31.58%) Front Office
5 6 (31.58%) MS Office
5 6 (31.58%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
7 4 (21.05%) Retail
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (21.05%) Avaya
7 4 (21.05%) DEFINITY
7 4 (21.05%) Avaya Certification
7 4 (21.05%) SAN
7 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) MCSE
7 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (21.05%) HNC
7 4 (21.05%) HND
7 4 (21.05%) Unix
8 3 (15.79%) DTS

Eikon
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Lync
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) 3000 Xtra
1 3 (15.79%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (21.05%) DEFINITY
2 4 (21.05%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) Skype
3 1 (5.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) DTS
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
2 6 (31.58%) Front Office
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
4 3 (15.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
2 3 (15.79%) Market Data Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) Market Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Market Data Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Market Data Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Data Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Market Data Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Blackberry
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
1 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Line Management
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Avaya Certification
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
1 4 (21.05%) HNC
1 4 (21.05%) HND
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Bloomberg
2 16 (84.21%) Reuters
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) Avaya
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) Sybase
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) Fidessa
7 1 (5.26%) HP