Period
to 20 October 2017

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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Thomson Reuters Eikon
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1157 1193 1300
Rank change year-on-year +36 +107 +1
Permanent jobs citing Eikon 35 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.018% 0.007%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.26% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 10
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -36.84% +31.94%
10th Percentile £31,750 £35,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,750 £69,750 £73,750
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 12984 13286 15516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.45% 6.96% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9233 10066 12104
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -

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 20 October 2017.

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 20 October 2017. 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 +54 35 £40,000 -11.11%
London +32 35 £40,000 -11.11%

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, 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 35 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 31 (88.57%) Finance
3 22 (62.86%) Citrix
3 22 (62.86%) Banking
3 22 (62.86%) FactSet
4 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
5 17 (48.57%) Reuters
6 16 (45.71%) Blackberry
7 12 (34.29%) VMware
8 11 (31.43%) Windows
8 11 (31.43%) iPad
8 11 (31.43%) Skype for Business
9 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
10 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (22.86%) Asset Management
10 8 (22.86%) Investment Banking
10 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (20.00%) Front Office
11 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 7 (20.00%) ITIL
12 6 (17.14%) DHCP
12 6 (17.14%) DNS
12 6 (17.14%) German Language
13 4 (11.43%) Python
13 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (11.43%) Office 365
13 4 (11.43%) ITIL V3

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 11 (31.43%) Skype for Business
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Summit
2 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) DHCP
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.57%) Tick Data
General
1 31 (88.57%) Finance
2 22 (62.86%) Banking
3 8 (22.86%) Investment Banking
4 7 (20.00%) Front Office
5 6 (17.14%) German Language
6 2 (5.71%) Advertising
6 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.86%) Back Office
7 1 (2.86%) Private Banking
7 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) IT Support
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Support Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) IT Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (25.71%) Service Analyst
5 8 (22.86%) Data Manager
5 8 (22.86%) Help Desk Analyst
5 8 (22.86%) Help Desk Support
5 8 (22.86%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 8 (22.86%) Market Data Manager
5 8 (22.86%) Technical Manager
6 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support
6 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
6 5 (14.29%) Team Leader
6 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
7 4 (11.43%) Technical Leader
7 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 4 (11.43%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Blackberry
2 11 (31.43%) iPad
3 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.57%) Fintech
4 3 (8.57%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.86%) BYOD
5 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Android
5 1 (2.86%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Asset Management
1 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.57%) Data Management
4 3 (8.57%) Data Reconciliation
4 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 3 (8.57%) Reference Data Management
4 3 (8.57%) Statistics
4 3 (8.57%) Workflow
5 1 (2.86%) Open Source
5 1 (2.86%) People Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Python
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C++
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) MCP
1 2 (5.71%) MCSA
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) DameWare
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 22 (62.86%) Citrix
2 22 (62.86%) FactSet
3 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 17 (48.57%) Reuters
5 12 (34.29%) VMware
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco
7 2 (5.71%) Apple
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) Fidessa
7 2 (5.71%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) IBM
7 2 (5.71%) Murex
7 2 (5.71%) Tradeweb
8 1 (2.86%) Lotus