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 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 869 878 884
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 11 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.001% 0.009%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.13% 0.011% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 10
Average salary £41,500 £87,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.57% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £87,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £87,500 £75,000
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
8670 8714 9049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.85% 8.08% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6965 6653 7285
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Eikon over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Eikon Salary Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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 +8 11 £41,500 -52.57%
London +1 11 £41,500 -52.57%
City of London +19 8 £47,750 -45.42%

Eikon
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) Reuters
2 37 (94.87%) Bloomberg
3 28 (71.79%) Windows
3 28 (71.79%) Finance
4 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
5 19 (48.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (43.59%) TCP/IP
6 17 (43.59%) DNS
6 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
6 17 (43.59%) Blackberry
7 14 (35.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (35.90%) Banking
8 13 (33.33%) LAN
8 13 (33.33%) Equities
8 13 (33.33%) Front Arena
8 13 (33.33%) SCCM
8 13 (33.33%) 3000 Xtra
9 12 (30.77%) WAN
9 12 (30.77%) Investment Banking
9 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
10 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
10 11 (28.21%) Change Management
10 11 (28.21%) Back Office
10 11 (28.21%) Android
10 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
11 10 (25.64%) MS Office
11 10 (25.64%) ITIL
11 10 (25.64%) DHCP
11 10 (25.64%) PowerShell

Eikon
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
1 19 (48.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (35.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 10 (25.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Front Arena
1 13 (33.33%) 3000 Xtra
2 7 (17.95%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 7 (17.95%) RMDS
2 7 (17.95%) Summit
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) DNS
1 17 (43.59%) TCP/IP
2 13 (33.33%) LAN
3 12 (30.77%) WAN
4 10 (25.64%) DHCP
5 7 (17.95%) SSL
5 7 (17.95%) ADSL
5 7 (17.95%) Multicast
6 5 (12.82%) Firewall
7 1 (2.56%) Wireless
7 1 (2.56%) WLAN
7 1 (2.56%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Yeoman
General
1 28 (71.79%) Finance
2 14 (35.90%) Banking
3 12 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 11 (28.21%) Back Office
5 7 (17.95%) Law
5 7 (17.95%) Publishing
6 3 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 7 (17.95%) Account Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Technical Account Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Technical Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 5 (12.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Fidessa Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 1 (2.56%) IT Support
7 1 (2.56%) Fidessa Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Junior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Middleware
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Blackberry
2 13 (33.33%) Equities
3 7 (17.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.56%) AS400
4 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.56%) iPhone
4 1 (2.56%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
3 11 (28.21%) Android
4 9 (23.08%) Mac OS X
4 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
6 4 (10.26%) Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Change Management
2 10 (25.64%) ITIL
3 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 7 (17.95%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) People Management
6 3 (7.69%) Workflow
7 2 (5.13%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (5.13%) CRM
8 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.26%) VB
2 4 (10.26%) C#
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (12.82%) Backup Exec
2 5 (12.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Reuters
2 37 (94.87%) Bloomberg
3 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.08%) HP
4 9 (23.08%) Citrix
4 9 (23.08%) CQG
4 9 (23.08%) Toshiba
5 7 (17.95%) ION Trading
5 7 (17.95%) SunGard
5 7 (17.95%) Murex
5 7 (17.95%) Misys
6 6 (15.38%) Tradeweb
7 5 (12.82%) Symantec
8 2 (5.13%) Altiris
9 1 (2.56%) FFastFill
9 1 (2.56%) Veeam
9 1 (2.56%) Fidessa
9 1 (2.56%) Cisco
9 1 (2.56%) Apple