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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Rank 869 865 864
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 6 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.073% 0.15% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
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
8165 8438 9103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.67% 7.91% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6504 6328 7254
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 £34,000 £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 4 March 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
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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 +19 6 £37,500 -16.66% 3
England -6 6 £37,500 -16.66% 4
City of London +8 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1

Eikon
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 24 (100.00%) Reuters
2 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (87.50%) Windows
4 18 (75.00%) Bloomberg
5 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
5 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
5 17 (70.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (58.33%) Blackberry
6 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
7 13 (54.17%) Finance
8 12 (50.00%) Banking
8 12 (50.00%) Investment Banking
8 12 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (45.83%) MS Office
9 11 (45.83%) SCCM
10 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
10 10 (41.67%) Android
10 10 (41.67%) Change Management
11 9 (37.50%) CQG
11 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
11 9 (37.50%) HP
11 9 (37.50%) DHCP
11 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
11 9 (37.50%) DNS
11 9 (37.50%) ITIL
11 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
11 9 (37.50%) Toshiba
11 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
12 8 (33.33%) Back Office

Eikon
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
1 17 (70.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Office
2 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Front Arena
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) DHCP
1 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) ADSL
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Banking
2 12 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 8 (33.33%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Desktop Support
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (16.67%) Equities
3 3 (12.50%) Derivative
4 1 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (41.67%) Android
4 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
4 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Change Management
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) VB
3 2 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) VCP4
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) WSUS
2 3 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Reuters
2 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 18 (75.00%) Bloomberg
4 9 (37.50%) CQG
4 9 (37.50%) HP
4 9 (37.50%) Toshiba
5 7 (29.17%) Citrix
6 3 (12.50%) Symantec
7 1 (4.17%) Veeam
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco
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