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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 213 187 239
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +52
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 98 156 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.94% 1.26% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 2.24% 2.73% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 83 89 71
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +42.85%
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
4376 5713 5336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.00% 46.14% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3737 4771 4666
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the City of London

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 113 (60.75%) Finance
2 95 (51.08%) Reuters
3 84 (45.16%) Microsoft
4 60 (32.26%) Windows
5 54 (29.03%) MS Office
6 50 (26.88%) Banking
7 47 (25.27%) Active Directory
8 45 (24.19%) MS Excel
8 45 (24.19%) Investment Management
9 42 (22.58%) Windows 7
10 41 (22.04%) Blackberry
11 38 (20.43%) ITIL
12 35 (18.82%) Back Office
13 34 (18.28%) Front Office
13 34 (18.28%) Asset Management
14 30 (16.13%) SimCorp
15 29 (15.59%) thinkFolio
15 29 (15.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 29 (15.59%) Portfolio Management
16 27 (14.52%) Degree
17 26 (13.98%) SQL
18 24 (12.90%) Fidessa
18 24 (12.90%) Fixed Income
19 23 (12.37%) Fund Accounting
20 21 (11.29%) VMware
20 21 (11.29%) Charles River
20 21 (11.29%) MS Exchange
21 20 (10.75%) SQL Server
21 20 (10.75%) SimCorp Dimension
22 19 (10.22%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 29 (15.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 21 (11.29%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.61%) Lync
5 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.54%) MTS
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (29.03%) MS Office
2 45 (24.19%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (15.59%) thinkFolio
2 20 (10.75%) SimCorp Dimension
3 6 (3.23%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 5 (2.69%) Markit EDM
4 5 (2.69%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (1.61%) Eikon
6 2 (1.08%) RMDS
6 2 (1.08%) Salerio
6 2 (1.08%) Summit
7 1 (0.54%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.54%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.54%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (0.54%) LongView
7 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.54%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.22%) TCP/IP
2 15 (8.06%) Network Security
3 14 (7.53%) LAN
4 13 (6.99%) WAN
4 13 (6.99%) DNS
5 12 (6.45%) DHCP
6 11 (5.91%) IP Telephony
7 9 (4.84%) OSPF
7 9 (4.84%) BGP
8 7 (3.76%) VPN
9 6 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (2.69%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.08%) VoIP
11 2 (1.08%) Firewall
12 1 (0.54%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.54%) SSL
12 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.76%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (0.54%) MSI
2 1 (0.54%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 113 (60.75%) Finance
2 50 (26.88%) Banking
3 35 (18.82%) Back Office
4 34 (18.28%) Front Office
5 13 (6.99%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.76%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.23%) Law
8 5 (2.69%) Retail
9 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.08%) Advertising
11 1 (0.54%) Games
11 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.54%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 90 (48.39%) Analyst
2 46 (24.73%) Support Analyst
3 28 (15.05%) Desktop Support
4 24 (12.90%) Service Analyst
5 22 (11.83%) Service Desk Analyst
6 17 (9.14%) Desktop Analyst
6 17 (9.14%) Applications Support
7 15 (8.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 14 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (6.99%) Consultant
10 11 (5.91%) Technical Support
10 11 (5.91%) Business Consultant
11 10 (5.38%) Applications Support Analyst
11 10 (5.38%) Senior Business Consultant
11 10 (5.38%) Senior Consultant
12 8 (4.30%) Business Analyst
12 8 (4.30%) Technical Specialist
12 8 (4.30%) Network Specialist
12 8 (4.30%) IT Support
12 8 (4.30%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.06%) FIX Protocol
2 12 (6.45%) .NET
3 2 (1.08%) COM
4 1 (0.54%) XML
4 1 (0.54%) Rendezvous
4 1 (0.54%) Middleware
4 1 (0.54%) Spring
4 1 (0.54%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (0.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (22.04%) Blackberry
2 24 (12.90%) Fixed Income
3 19 (10.22%) Derivative
3 19 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (9.68%) Hedge funds
5 10 (5.38%) Fat Client
5 10 (5.38%) Thin Client
6 8 (4.30%) SWIFT
7 6 (3.23%) iPhone
7 6 (3.23%) iSeries
7 6 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (3.23%) AS400
7 6 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.69%) Equities
8 5 (2.69%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.15%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.61%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.08%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 60 (32.26%) Windows
2 42 (22.58%) Windows 7
3 14 (7.53%) Windows 8
4 11 (5.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.23%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.61%) Windows Vista
6 3 (1.61%) Android
6 3 (1.61%) Linux
7 2 (1.08%) UNIX
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.19%) Investment Management
2 38 (20.43%) ITIL
3 34 (18.28%) Asset Management
4 29 (15.59%) Portfolio Management
5 23 (12.37%) Fund Accounting
6 17 (9.14%) Project Management
7 14 (7.53%) Workflow
7 14 (7.53%) Wealth Management
7 14 (7.53%) Mentoring
8 11 (5.91%) Analytics
9 10 (5.38%) Business Development
10 8 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.76%) Data Management
11 7 (3.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.76%) Fund Management
11 7 (3.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (3.23%) Electronic Trading
12 6 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (3.23%) Requirements Management
13 5 (2.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.98%) SQL
2 15 (8.06%) C#
3 10 (5.38%) C
4 7 (3.76%) Java
5 6 (3.23%) Perl
6 5 (2.69%) VBA
6 5 (2.69%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.15%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.15%) C++
8 3 (1.61%) VB
8 3 (1.61%) C-shell
9 1 (0.54%) SOQL
9 1 (0.54%) SOSL
9 1 (0.54%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.54%) Python
9 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (14.52%) Degree
2 9 (4.84%) CCIE
2 9 (4.84%) CCNP
2 9 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.69%) ISEB
4 4 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.15%) CCDP
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) SLA
2 2 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 47 (25.27%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.76%) vSphere
4 3 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.08%) XenApp
6 1 (0.54%) XenServer
6 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.54%) Xen
6 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (6.45%) SCCM
2 6 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.61%) Puppet
3 3 (1.61%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.61%) Nagios
4 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 95 (51.08%) Reuters
2 84 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 30 (16.13%) SimCorp
4 24 (12.90%) Fidessa
5 21 (11.29%) VMware
5 21 (11.29%) Charles River
6 19 (10.22%) Citrix
7 17 (9.14%) Cisco
8 12 (6.45%) Oracle
8 12 (6.45%) Avaya
8 12 (6.45%) FactSet
9 9 (4.84%) Infoblox
9 9 (4.84%) Radianz
10 8 (4.30%) HP
11 6 (3.23%) Portware
11 6 (3.23%) SolarWinds
11 6 (3.23%) Fixnetix
11 6 (3.23%) F5
12 5 (2.69%) BT
12 5 (2.69%) Trend Micro
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Bloomberg LP
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Bloomberg
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Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + competitive benefits
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