Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Eikon skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Eikon over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Thomson Reuters Eikon
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1137 1167 1262
Rank change year-on-year +30 +95 -18
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 42 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.012% 0.008%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.31% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 12
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -18.18% +7.32%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £72,875
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Eikon is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 13,738 11,911 14,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.90% 6.72% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9,827 8,926 10,953
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,875 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Eikon
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Eikon as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Eikon in the UK

Eikon
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Eikon in the UK

Eikon
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Eikon over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Eikon in the UK

Eikon
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Eikon within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 42 £40,000 -11.11%
London +14 42 £40,000 -11.11%

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Eikon also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Eikon.

1 42 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 41 (97.62%) Finance
3 26 (61.90%) Banking
4 25 (59.52%) FactSet
5 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 24 (57.14%) Citrix
6 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 19 (45.24%) Blackberry
8 16 (38.10%) Reuters
9 14 (33.33%) Windows
10 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (28.57%) VMware
10 12 (28.57%) iPad
10 12 (28.57%) Skype for Business
10 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
11 11 (26.19%) ITIL
12 9 (21.43%) German Language
13 8 (19.05%) Investment Banking
13 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (19.05%) Asset Management
13 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (19.05%) Front Office
13 8 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
15 6 (14.29%) SQL
15 6 (14.29%) Python
15 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
15 6 (14.29%) Fidessa
15 6 (14.29%) Workflow
15 6 (14.29%) Data Management

Eikon
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) DHCP
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
3 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) LAN
4 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (14.29%) Tick Data
General
1 41 (97.62%) Finance
2 26 (61.90%) Banking
3 9 (21.43%) German Language
4 8 (19.05%) Front Office
4 8 (19.05%) Investment Banking
5 5 (11.90%) Advertising
6 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.38%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) IT Support
2 12 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) IT Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) IT Support Analyst
4 10 (23.81%) Service Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) Help Desk Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) Help Desk Support
5 9 (21.43%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 8 (19.05%) Data Manager
6 8 (19.05%) Desktop Support
6 8 (19.05%) Market Data Manager
6 8 (19.05%) Support Engineer
6 8 (19.05%) Technical Manager
7 6 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (11.90%) Support Team Leader
8 5 (11.90%) Team Leader
9 4 (9.52%) Technical Support Team Leader
9 4 (9.52%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Blackberry
2 12 (28.57%) iPad
3 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (14.29%) Fintech
4 6 (14.29%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 6 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Asset Management
2 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (14.29%) Data Management
3 6 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
3 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 6 (14.29%) Reference Data Management
3 6 (14.29%) Statistics
3 6 (14.29%) Workflow
4 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.38%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Open Source
6 1 (2.38%) People Management
6 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.38%) Service Design
6 1 (2.38%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) Python
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) MCP
1 5 (11.90%) MCSA
1 5 (11.90%) MCSE
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 5 (11.90%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) GDPR
3 1 (2.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) DameWare
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 25 (59.52%) FactSet
3 24 (57.14%) Citrix
3 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 16 (38.10%) Reuters
5 12 (28.57%) VMware
6 6 (14.29%) Fidessa
7 5 (11.90%) Apple
8 4 (9.52%) Cisco
9 3 (7.14%) Murex
10 2 (4.76%) Dell
10 2 (4.76%) HP
10 2 (4.76%) IBM
11 1 (2.38%) Google
11 1 (2.38%) Tradeweb