The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 353 341 349
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 291 314 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.74% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 1.57% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 228 260 274
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £77,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+34.32% +21.81%
Bloomberg
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19971 20047 20916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 48.13% 47.45% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16921 16257 17631
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Bloomberg Jobs Demand Trend in London

Bloomberg
Salary Trend in London

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

Bloomberg Salary Trend in London

Bloomberg
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bloomberg across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in London

Bloomberg
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bloomberg within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +26 80 £47,500 +11.76% 25
Mayfair -11 1 £40,000 -36.00%
Docklands, London - 1 £38,500 -
Bloomberg
England

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 396 (54.92%) Windows
2 395 (54.79%) Reuters
3 382 (52.98%) Finance
4 280 (38.83%) Microsoft
5 250 (34.67%) Active Directory
6 207 (28.71%) SQL
7 181 (25.10%) Banking
8 166 (23.02%) MS Exchange
9 164 (22.75%) Front Office
10 162 (22.47%) UNIX
11 149 (20.67%) MS Excel
12 142 (19.69%) C#
13 139 (19.28%) ITIL
14 138 (19.14%) MS Office
15 137 (19.00%) Blackberry
16 135 (18.72%) Linux
16 135 (18.72%) Windows 7
17 119 (16.50%) Perl
18 107 (14.84%) Java
19 102 (14.15%) SQL Server
20 97 (13.45%) Asset Management
21 96 (13.31%) Hedge funds
22 93 (12.90%) Citrix
22 93 (12.90%) Equities
23 92 (12.76%) Windows XP
23 92 (12.76%) Investment Banking
24 87 (12.07%) Cisco
25 86 (11.93%) C++
25 86 (11.93%) Degree
26 84 (11.65%) TCP/IP

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 166 (23.02%) MS Exchange
2 69 (9.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 67 (9.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (6.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 45 (6.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 33 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (4.58%) SharePoint
6 30 (4.16%) Lync
7 20 (2.77%) IBM Notes
8 10 (1.39%) MTS
9 9 (1.25%) TIBCO EMS
10 6 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
11 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2000
12 3 (0.42%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.42%) Tornado
13 2 (0.28%) Node.js
13 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.28%) JBoss
13 2 (0.28%) Apache
13 2 (0.28%) Mule
Applications
1 149 (20.67%) MS Excel
2 138 (19.14%) MS Office
3 61 (8.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (2.22%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 38 (5.27%) RMDS
2 23 (3.19%) Eikon
3 16 (2.22%) Markit EDM
4 13 (1.80%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (1.66%) ION MarketView
6 11 (1.53%) 3000 Xtra
7 10 (1.39%) Dynamics GP
8 9 (1.25%) Front Arena
9 5 (0.69%) SimCorp Dimension
9 5 (0.69%) LatentZero
9 5 (0.69%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 4 (0.55%) Advent Moxy
10 4 (0.55%) LongView
10 4 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.28%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 2 (0.28%) Summit
12 1 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
12 1 (0.14%) Tesseract
12 1 (0.14%) Minerva
12 1 (0.14%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.55%) IaaS
3 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.42%) Office 365
5 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.14%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 84 (11.65%) TCP/IP
2 66 (9.15%) Internet
3 64 (8.88%) WAN
4 63 (8.74%) DNS
5 59 (8.18%) Firewall
6 58 (8.04%) LAN
7 50 (6.93%) SAN
8 49 (6.80%) VPN
9 42 (5.83%) Multicast
10 37 (5.13%) Wireless
11 30 (4.16%) DHCP
12 25 (3.47%) Cisco IOS
12 25 (3.47%) Cisco Nexus
13 24 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
13 24 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
13 24 (3.33%) iSCSI
14 21 (2.91%) IP Telephony
15 18 (2.50%) Network Security
16 12 (1.66%) Cisco IPT
17 11 (1.53%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (14.15%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.58%) Relational Database
3 30 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (1.94%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.66%) MySQL
7 7 (0.97%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.83%) Informix
9 5 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.69%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.55%) DB2
10 4 (0.55%) MS Access
11 3 (0.42%) KDB
11 3 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.42%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.14%) QlikView
12 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (1.39%) JUnit
2 9 (1.25%) JIRA
2 9 (1.25%) NUnit
2 9 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.97%) Subversion
4 6 (0.83%) Maven
5 4 (0.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 3 (0.42%) jMock
6 3 (0.42%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (0.42%) Hamcrest
7 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.28%) Mockito
7 2 (0.28%) Ant
7 2 (0.28%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.14%) Grunt
8 1 (0.14%) Moq
8 1 (0.14%) Hudson
8 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 382 (52.98%) Finance
2 181 (25.10%) Banking
3 164 (22.75%) Front Office
4 92 (12.76%) Investment Banking
5 73 (10.12%) Back Office
6 36 (4.99%) Law
7 29 (4.02%) Financial Institution
8 25 (3.47%) Multimedia
9 18 (2.50%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.25%) Japanese Language
11 8 (1.11%) French Language
12 7 (0.97%) Private Banking
12 7 (0.97%) Advertising
13 5 (0.69%) Legal
14 4 (0.55%) Billing
14 4 (0.55%) German Language
15 2 (0.28%) Retail
16 1 (0.14%) Marketing
16 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
16 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 234 (32.45%) Analyst
2 131 (18.17%) Support Analyst
3 106 (14.70%) Developer
4 86 (11.93%) Desktop Support
5 82 (11.37%) Applications Support
6 73 (10.12%) Support Engineer
7 54 (7.49%) 2nd Line Support
8 44 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
9 41 (5.69%) Service Analyst
9 41 (5.69%) Service Desk Analyst
10 34 (4.72%) IT Support
11 32 (4.44%) C# Developer
12 31 (4.30%) Technical Support
13 28 (3.88%) Applications Support Analyst
14 26 (3.61%) Desktop Analyst
15 24 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 24 (3.33%) Java Developer
16 23 (3.19%) Business Analyst
16 23 (3.19%) Market Data Engineer
17 22 (3.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (10.12%) FIX Protocol
2 48 (6.66%) .NET
3 20 (2.77%) Rendezvous
4 19 (2.64%) Spring
5 17 (2.36%) WPF
6 16 (2.22%) Middleware
7 13 (1.80%) WinForms
8 7 (0.97%) WCF
8 7 (0.97%) ASP.NET
8 7 (0.97%) Reactive Extensions
9 6 (0.83%) XML
9 6 (0.83%) JMS
10 5 (0.69%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.69%) Hibernate
11 4 (0.55%) OSGi
11 4 (0.55%) Web Services
11 4 (0.55%) Swing
12 3 (0.42%) Application Packaging
12 3 (0.42%) STL
12 3 (0.42%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 137 (19.00%) Blackberry
2 96 (13.31%) Hedge funds
3 93 (12.90%) Equities
4 83 (11.51%) Fixed Income
5 62 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
6 54 (7.49%) Derivative
7 31 (4.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 29 (4.02%) Computer Science
9 26 (3.61%) iPhone
10 20 (2.77%) Reference Data
11 19 (2.64%) iPad
12 16 (2.22%) PDA
13 15 (2.08%) Fat Client
13 15 (2.08%) Thin Client
14 13 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
15 12 (1.66%) Biometrics
16 11 (1.53%) Mathematics
17 10 (1.39%) Management Information System
18 7 (0.97%) Statistics
18 7 (0.97%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 396 (54.92%) Windows
2 162 (22.47%) UNIX
3 135 (18.72%) Linux
3 135 (18.72%) Windows 7
4 92 (12.76%) Windows XP
5 69 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 51 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 48 (6.66%) Windows 8
9 32 (4.44%) Solaris
10 27 (3.74%) Mac OS X
11 24 (3.33%) CentOS
12 23 (3.19%) Android
13 21 (2.91%) Windows NT
14 11 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (1.39%) SUSE
15 10 (1.39%) Debian
15 10 (1.39%) Windows Vista
16 8 (1.11%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (19.28%) ITIL
2 97 (13.45%) Asset Management
3 83 (11.51%) Investment Management
4 60 (8.32%) Electronic Trading
5 58 (8.04%) Analytics
6 45 (6.24%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (4.99%) OO
8 35 (4.85%) BCP
9 34 (4.72%) Migration
10 33 (4.58%) Project Management
11 32 (4.44%) Service Delivery
12 29 (4.02%) Change Management
12 29 (4.02%) Risk Management
13 28 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (3.61%) Multithreading
14 26 (3.61%) Algorithmic Trading
15 23 (3.19%) Integration Testing
16 21 (2.91%) Low Latency
17 18 (2.50%) OOP
18 17 (2.36%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 207 (28.71%) SQL
2 142 (19.69%) C#
3 119 (16.50%) Perl
4 107 (14.84%) Java
5 86 (11.93%) C++
6 64 (8.88%) VBA
7 60 (8.32%) Bash Shell
8 57 (7.91%) Python
9 53 (7.35%) T-SQL
10 31 (4.30%) Shell Script
11 21 (2.91%) PowerShell
12 19 (2.64%) JavaScript
13 18 (2.50%) MATLAB
14 16 (2.22%) VBScript
15 15 (2.08%) VB
16 13 (1.80%) AWK
17 10 (1.39%) C
18 9 (1.25%) Korn
19 7 (0.97%) PL/SQL
20 6 (0.83%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 86 (11.93%) Degree
2 26 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.50%) MCP
4 17 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (2.22%) CCNA
6 14 (1.94%) MCSE
7 9 (1.25%) MCSA
8 8 (1.11%) MCITP
9 6 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (0.83%) MOS
10 5 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.55%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.55%) MCDST
12 3 (0.42%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.42%) CISSP
13 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.28%) CCNP
13 2 (0.28%) JNCIA
14 1 (0.14%) CFA
14 1 (0.14%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.64%) SLA
2 14 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.14%) EMIR
3 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 250 (34.67%) Active Directory
2 58 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.08%) XenApp
4 13 (1.80%) vSphere
5 12 (1.66%) MetaFrame
6 10 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.14%) Xen
8 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.14%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 38 (5.27%) SCCM
2 27 (3.74%) ITRS Geneos
3 24 (3.33%) FortiGate
4 19 (2.64%) Puppet
5 12 (1.66%) NetBackup
6 8 (1.11%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.97%) Zenoss
8 6 (0.83%) WSUS
9 5 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.14%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.14%) DameWare
11 1 (0.14%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 395 (54.79%) Reuters
2 280 (38.83%) Microsoft
3 93 (12.90%) Citrix
4 87 (12.07%) Cisco
5 80 (11.10%) VMware
6 79 (10.96%) Fidessa
7 77 (10.68%) Sybase
8 66 (9.15%) HP
9 52 (7.21%) FactSet
10 47 (6.52%) Juniper
11 46 (6.38%) thinkFolio
12 42 (5.83%) Symantec
13 41 (5.69%) NYFIX
13 41 (5.69%) Avaya
14 40 (5.55%) Dell
15 35 (4.85%) Oracle
16 34 (4.72%) SunGard
17 33 (4.58%) IBM
18 32 (4.44%) Red Hat
19 31 (4.30%) Apple
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £33000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 30-35k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Great Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago