The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Bloomberg.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 163 249 216
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -33
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 161 76 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.38% 0.63% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 2.96% 1.41% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 79 63 113
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,800 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
Bloomberg
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5448 5381 6008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.54% 44.80% 46.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4536 4740 5460
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bloomberg across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Bloomberg Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Bloomberg
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bloomberg across the City of London region.

Bloomberg Salary Trend in the City of London

Bloomberg
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bloomberg across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the City of London

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Bloomberg 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 Bloomberg.

1 191 (71.80%) Finance
2 130 (48.87%) Reuters
3 77 (28.95%) Windows
4 62 (23.31%) Law
5 61 (22.93%) Microsoft
6 56 (21.05%) SQL
7 54 (20.30%) Degree
8 52 (19.55%) Front Office
9 50 (18.80%) Blackberry
10 48 (18.05%) Active Directory
11 47 (17.67%) MS Excel
12 45 (16.92%) Banking
13 43 (16.17%) Fixed Income
13 43 (16.17%) Analytics
14 42 (15.79%) Java
14 42 (15.79%) UNIX
15 37 (13.91%) MS Office
16 35 (13.16%) Citrix
16 35 (13.16%) Back Office
17 33 (12.41%) Equities
17 33 (12.41%) SQL Server
18 32 (12.03%) Internet
18 32 (12.03%) Multimedia
19 31 (11.65%) Asset Management
19 31 (11.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 31 (11.65%) Fidessa
19 31 (11.65%) ITIL
20 30 (11.28%) C#
21 28 (10.53%) RMDS
21 28 (10.53%) Investment Management

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Bloomberg 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 Bloomberg. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (10.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 25 (9.40%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (3.01%) Lync
5 7 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 47 (17.67%) MS Excel
2 37 (13.91%) MS Office
3 6 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (10.53%) RMDS
2 23 (8.65%) Eikon
3 15 (5.64%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 14 (5.26%) 3000 Xtra
5 13 (4.89%) Summit
6 11 (4.14%) LatentZero
6 11 (4.14%) SimCorp Dimension
7 10 (3.76%) Front Arena
8 6 (2.26%) ION MarketView
9 3 (1.13%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.03%) Internet
2 22 (8.27%) LAN
2 22 (8.27%) TCP/IP
3 21 (7.89%) WAN
4 18 (6.77%) DNS
5 14 (5.26%) Multicast
6 12 (4.51%) IP Telephony
7 10 (3.76%) SSL
8 8 (3.01%) DHCP
8 8 (3.01%) Network Security
9 7 (2.63%) VPN
10 6 (2.26%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.50%) Firewall
12 4 (1.50%) NAS
13 3 (1.13%) VoIP
14 2 (0.75%) SAN
14 2 (0.75%) Wireshark
15 1 (0.38%) RIP
15 1 (0.38%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.14%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.26%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.88%) KDB
6 4 (1.50%) DTS
6 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (1.88%) Subversion
1 5 (1.88%) jMock
1 5 (1.88%) Hamcrest
1 5 (1.88%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (1.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.38%) JIRA
4 1 (0.38%) Yeoman
General
1 191 (71.80%) Finance
2 62 (23.31%) Law
3 52 (19.55%) Front Office
4 45 (16.92%) Banking
5 35 (13.16%) Back Office
6 32 (12.03%) Multimedia
7 16 (6.02%) Investment Banking
8 14 (5.26%) Japanese Language
8 14 (5.26%) Financial Institution
9 11 (4.14%) Publishing
10 7 (2.63%) French Language
11 5 (1.88%) Mandarin Language
12 4 (1.50%) Telecoms
12 4 (1.50%) Legal
12 4 (1.50%) Advertising
13 3 (1.13%) German Language
14 2 (0.75%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (21.43%) Analyst
2 51 (19.17%) Developer
3 33 (12.41%) Support Analyst
4 29 (10.90%) Desktop Support
5 28 (10.53%) Technical Support
6 15 (5.64%) Consultant
7 14 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 13 (4.89%) Java Developer
9 12 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (4.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 11 (4.14%) Applications Support
10 11 (4.14%) Business Analyst
10 11 (4.14%) Technical Manager
10 11 (4.14%) Desktop Analyst
11 10 (3.76%) Technical Account Manager
11 10 (3.76%) Account Manager
11 10 (3.76%) Mobile Developer
12 9 (3.38%) Market Data Engineer
12 9 (3.38%) Service Analyst
12 9 (3.38%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.15%) .NET
2 12 (4.51%) Spring
3 11 (4.14%) Middleware
4 9 (3.38%) Rendezvous
5 8 (3.01%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (2.63%) JSP
6 7 (2.63%) Servlets
7 5 (1.88%) OSGi
8 4 (1.50%) Web Services
8 4 (1.50%) XML
8 4 (1.50%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.50%) LINQ
9 3 (1.13%) Scilab
10 2 (0.75%) Java EE
10 2 (0.75%) EJB
10 2 (0.75%) WPF
11 1 (0.38%) HTML
11 1 (0.38%) WinForms
11 1 (0.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.80%) Blackberry
2 43 (16.17%) Fixed Income
3 33 (12.41%) Equities
4 31 (11.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (9.40%) Biometrics
6 23 (8.65%) Derivative
7 17 (6.39%) Computer Science
8 12 (4.51%) Market Risk
8 12 (4.51%) Mathematics
9 10 (3.76%) Reference Data
9 10 (3.76%) Hedge funds
10 7 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (1.88%) Fat Client
11 5 (1.88%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.88%) Thin Client
12 4 (1.50%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.50%) iPad
13 3 (1.13%) iPhone
13 3 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (1.13%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 77 (28.95%) Windows
2 42 (15.79%) UNIX
3 27 (10.15%) Windows 7
4 23 (8.65%) Linux
5 19 (7.14%) Android
6 18 (6.77%) Windows XP
7 14 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 6 (2.26%) Windows 2000
9 5 (1.88%) Solaris
9 5 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.50%) CentOS
10 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.13%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.75%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.38%) AIX
13 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (16.17%) Analytics
2 31 (11.65%) ITIL
2 31 (11.65%) Asset Management
3 28 (10.53%) Investment Management
4 24 (9.02%) Project Management
5 22 (8.27%) Portfolio Management
6 21 (7.89%) Workflow
6 21 (7.89%) Multithreading
7 16 (6.02%) Business Analysis
8 15 (5.64%) OO
9 14 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
9 14 (5.26%) Data Analysis
10 12 (4.51%) OOP
11 11 (4.14%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (4.14%) Fund Accounting
12 10 (3.76%) Risk Management
12 10 (3.76%) Service Delivery
12 10 (3.76%) Change Management
13 8 (3.01%) Validation
14 7 (2.63%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (21.05%) SQL
2 42 (15.79%) Java
3 30 (11.28%) C#
4 27 (10.15%) VBA
5 18 (6.77%) C++
6 14 (5.26%) Perl
7 10 (3.76%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.50%) MATLAB
8 4 (1.50%) C
9 3 (1.13%) R
9 3 (1.13%) Python
9 3 (1.13%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.75%) VB
11 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.38%) VC++
11 1 (0.38%) C++/CLI
11 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (20.30%) Degree
2 15 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.38%) MCSE
4 6 (2.26%) CCNA
4 6 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.88%) MCSA
6 3 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.13%) MCP
6 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.13%) MCDST
6 3 (1.13%) MCITP
7 2 (0.75%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.75%) CISSP
8 1 (0.38%) CFA
8 1 (0.38%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.13%) SLA
1 3 (1.13%) EMIR
1 3 (1.13%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 48 (18.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.26%) XenApp
3 4 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.13%) vSphere
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (4.89%) SCCM
2 7 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.26%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.75%) Sysprep
5 2 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.75%) Puppet
6 1 (0.38%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 130 (48.87%) Reuters
2 61 (22.93%) Microsoft
3 35 (13.16%) Citrix
4 31 (11.65%) Fidessa
5 21 (7.89%) Charles River
5 21 (7.89%) thinkFolio
6 18 (6.77%) Sybase
7 17 (6.39%) Cisco
7 17 (6.39%) SimCorp
7 17 (6.39%) TIBCO
8 16 (6.02%) ION Trading
9 14 (5.26%) Murex
10 13 (4.89%) Oracle
10 13 (4.89%) Tradeweb
11 10 (3.76%) Misys
11 10 (3.76%) SunGard
11 10 (3.76%) VMware
12 8 (3.01%) Avaya
13 7 (2.63%) MarketAxess
13 7 (2.63%) FactSet
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Bloomberg
Posted: 13 days ago
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Bloomberg LP
Posted: 13 days ago
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Bloomberg
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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