The table below looks at the statistics for Eikon skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Eikon over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Rank 898 916 874
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -42
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 5 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.020% 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.060% 0.25% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 5
Average salary £39,250 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.77% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,650 £62,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8324 9718 9922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.51% 8.05% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6636 7376 7793
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Eikon
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Eikon Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Eikon
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Eikon within the UK.

Eikon Salary Trend in the UK

Eikon
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Eikon within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
England +13 5 £39,250 -12.77% 3
London -8 5 £39,250 -12.77% 3
City of London +21 1 £37,500 -9.09% 2

Eikon
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Reuters
2 11 (84.62%) MS Office
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Bloomberg
3 9 (69.23%) Banking
4 8 (61.54%) Investment Banking
4 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (61.54%) Back Office
4 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (46.15%) Citrix
6 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
7 5 (38.46%) ADSL
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (30.77%) Equities
8 4 (30.77%) Application Packaging
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 4 (30.77%) Front Arena
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (23.08%) WSUS
9 3 (23.08%) Derivative
9 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (23.08%) Symantec

Eikon
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
1 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Front Arena
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) ADSL
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 8 (61.54%) Investment Banking
2 8 (61.54%) Back Office
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Support
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Application Packaging
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
1 4 (30.77%) Equities
2 3 (23.08%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL
1 1 (7.69%) Change Management
1 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C#
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
1 3 (23.08%) WSUS
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Reuters
2 9 (69.23%) Bloomberg
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) Symantec
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago