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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 281 344 293
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -51
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 452 314 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.00% 0.69% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 2.15% 1.51% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 357 232 391
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £27,600 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £79,750 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +53.84%
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
21051 20845 22901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.50% 46.02% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17368 17488 19341
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +58 134 £45,000 -25.00% 28
Mayfair +2 1 £40,000 -46.66%
Bloomberg
England

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 532 (63.26%) Finance
2 447 (53.15%) Reuters
3 413 (49.11%) Windows
4 258 (30.68%) SQL
5 246 (29.25%) Microsoft
6 229 (27.23%) Active Directory
7 198 (23.54%) Front Office
8 181 (21.52%) UNIX
9 171 (20.33%) Degree
10 167 (19.86%) Banking
11 166 (19.74%) C#
12 163 (19.38%) SQL Server
13 156 (18.55%) Blackberry
14 155 (18.43%) MS Excel
15 150 (17.84%) MS Exchange
16 145 (17.24%) Linux
17 144 (17.12%) Perl
18 140 (16.65%) Hedge funds
19 138 (16.41%) Equities
20 137 (16.29%) MS Office
21 135 (16.05%) Java
22 131 (15.58%) ITIL
23 129 (15.34%) Windows 7
24 113 (13.44%) Back Office
25 112 (13.32%) Fixed Income
26 98 (11.65%) TCP/IP
26 98 (11.65%) Investment Banking
27 97 (11.53%) Citrix
27 97 (11.53%) Windows Server 2008
28 96 (11.41%) C++

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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
1 150 (17.84%) MS Exchange
2 95 (11.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (9.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 52 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 21 (2.50%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (2.02%) Lync
9 15 (1.78%) IBM Notes
10 8 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2000
11 7 (0.83%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.71%) Lotus Domino
12 6 (0.71%) Apache
13 5 (0.59%) MTS
14 4 (0.48%) Mule
15 3 (0.36%) Confluence
15 3 (0.36%) Node.js
16 1 (0.12%) IIS
16 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
16 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 155 (18.43%) MS Excel
2 137 (16.29%) MS Office
3 45 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.43%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 58 (6.90%) RMDS
2 32 (3.80%) Eikon
3 18 (2.14%) 3000 Xtra
4 16 (1.90%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 14 (1.66%) Front Arena
5 14 (1.66%) LatentZero
6 13 (1.55%) Summit
7 10 (1.19%) Markit EDM
7 10 (1.19%) SimCorp Dimension
8 9 (1.07%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.36%) Advent Moxy
10 1 (0.12%) LongView
10 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
10 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.07%) Office 365
2 4 (0.48%) IaaS
2 4 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.12%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 98 (11.65%) TCP/IP
2 81 (9.63%) DNS
3 78 (9.27%) Internet
4 66 (7.85%) LAN
5 65 (7.73%) WAN
6 58 (6.90%) DHCP
7 55 (6.54%) VPN
8 52 (6.18%) Firewall
9 46 (5.47%) Multicast
10 34 (4.04%) Cisco IOS
11 30 (3.57%) SAN
12 21 (2.50%) IP Telephony
13 20 (2.38%) Intranet
14 16 (1.90%) iSCSI
15 13 (1.55%) Wireless
15 13 (1.55%) Network Security
16 11 (1.31%) SNMP
17 10 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (1.19%) SSL
18 8 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (19.38%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.99%) Relational Database
3 41 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (1.31%) Sybase ASE
5 11 (1.31%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.07%) Sybase IQ
6 9 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (0.83%) KDB
9 6 (0.71%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.59%) MySQL
11 4 (0.48%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.48%) Data Mart
11 4 (0.48%) DTS
11 4 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (2.02%) Visual Studio Team System
3 16 (1.90%) Subversion
4 14 (1.66%) JIRA
5 11 (1.31%) JUnit
6 8 (0.95%) NUnit
7 7 (0.83%) jMock
7 7 (0.83%) Apache Ivy
7 7 (0.83%) Hamcrest
8 5 (0.59%) Maven
9 4 (0.48%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.48%) Mockito
9 4 (0.48%) Ant
9 4 (0.48%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.48%) Toad
10 1 (0.12%) Grunt
10 1 (0.12%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.12%) Moq
10 1 (0.12%) Juju
General
1 532 (63.26%) Finance
2 198 (23.54%) Front Office
3 167 (19.86%) Banking
4 113 (13.44%) Back Office
5 98 (11.65%) Investment Banking
6 95 (11.30%) Law
7 62 (7.37%) Multimedia
8 39 (4.64%) Financial Institution
9 27 (3.21%) Legal
10 18 (2.14%) Telecoms
11 14 (1.66%) Japanese Language
12 13 (1.55%) Publishing
13 12 (1.43%) French Language
14 8 (0.95%) German Language
15 6 (0.71%) Advertising
16 5 (0.59%) Mandarin Language
17 3 (0.36%) Private Banking
18 2 (0.24%) Retail
18 2 (0.24%) Marketing
19 1 (0.12%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 233 (27.71%) Analyst
2 172 (20.45%) Developer
3 114 (13.56%) Support Analyst
4 85 (10.11%) Desktop Support
5 76 (9.04%) C# Developer
6 65 (7.73%) Support Engineer
7 63 (7.49%) Technical Support
8 55 (6.54%) Applications Support
9 48 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
10 47 (5.59%) Java Developer
11 43 (5.11%) 2nd Line Support
12 40 (4.76%) Business Analyst
13 38 (4.52%) Consultant
14 33 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
14 33 (3.92%) Service Analyst
14 33 (3.92%) Market Data Engineer
15 27 (3.21%) Team Leader
16 25 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 25 (2.97%) Desktop Analyst
17 24 (2.85%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (8.20%) .NET
2 30 (3.57%) WPF
3 25 (2.97%) Spring
4 23 (2.73%) WinForms
4 23 (2.73%) WCF
5 22 (2.62%) FIX Protocol
6 21 (2.50%) Web Services
7 18 (2.14%) Middleware
8 16 (1.90%) Rendezvous
9 8 (0.95%) OSGi
9 8 (0.95%) ASP.NET
10 7 (0.83%) JSP
10 7 (0.83%) Servlets
11 6 (0.71%) Hibernate
12 5 (0.59%) XML
13 4 (0.48%) Reactive Extensions
13 4 (0.48%) Spring MVC
13 4 (0.48%) LINQ
13 4 (0.48%) STL
14 3 (0.36%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 156 (18.55%) Blackberry
2 140 (16.65%) Hedge funds
3 138 (16.41%) Equities
4 112 (13.32%) Fixed Income
5 84 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
6 71 (8.44%) Derivative
7 56 (6.66%) Reference Data
8 52 (6.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 48 (5.71%) Computer Science
10 25 (2.97%) Biometrics
11 23 (2.73%) iPhone
12 21 (2.50%) PDA
13 19 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
14 17 (2.02%) iPad
14 17 (2.02%) Statistics
15 16 (1.90%) User Experience
16 15 (1.78%) Management Information System
16 15 (1.78%) Mathematics
17 14 (1.66%) Market Risk
18 13 (1.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 413 (49.11%) Windows
2 181 (21.52%) UNIX
3 145 (17.24%) Linux
4 129 (15.34%) Windows 7
5 97 (11.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 82 (9.75%) Windows XP
7 48 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (4.99%) Windows 8
9 41 (4.88%) Android
10 36 (4.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 33 (3.92%) Solaris
12 25 (2.97%) CentOS
13 21 (2.50%) Mac OS X
14 19 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 15 (1.78%) Apple iOS
16 14 (1.66%) SUSE
16 14 (1.66%) Debian
17 8 (0.95%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.95%) Windows 2000
17 8 (0.95%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (15.58%) ITIL
2 93 (11.06%) Analytics
3 88 (10.46%) Investment Management
4 81 (9.63%) Project Management
5 80 (9.51%) Asset Management
6 73 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (7.13%) Multithreading
7 60 (7.13%) OO
8 45 (5.35%) Migration
9 41 (4.88%) Risk Management
9 41 (4.88%) Electronic Trading
10 40 (4.76%) Data Analysis
11 38 (4.52%) OOP
12 37 (4.40%) Integration Testing
13 36 (4.28%) Workflow
13 36 (4.28%) Mentoring
14 32 (3.80%) Fund Management
15 27 (3.21%) Low Latency
15 27 (3.21%) Portfolio Management
16 26 (3.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 258 (30.68%) SQL
2 166 (19.74%) C#
3 144 (17.12%) Perl
4 135 (16.05%) Java
5 96 (11.41%) C++
6 87 (10.34%) Bash Shell
7 81 (9.63%) Python
8 70 (8.32%) VBA
9 52 (6.18%) T-SQL
10 35 (4.16%) Shell Script
11 32 (3.80%) PowerShell
12 21 (2.50%) VBScript
12 21 (2.50%) PL/SQL
13 20 (2.38%) MATLAB
14 18 (2.14%) JavaScript
15 17 (2.02%) AWK
16 14 (1.66%) C
17 11 (1.31%) Ruby
17 11 (1.31%) R
18 9 (1.07%) RPG
Qualifications
1 171 (20.33%) Degree
2 47 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (3.45%) MCSE
4 21 (2.50%) MCP
5 20 (2.38%) MCSA
6 17 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.02%) CCNA
7 16 (1.90%) CFA
7 16 (1.90%) MCITP
8 11 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.19%) MOS
10 7 (0.83%) MCDST
11 4 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.24%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.24%) CISSP
14 1 (0.12%) MBA
14 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.12%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.04%) SLA
2 19 (2.26%) EMIR
3 18 (2.14%) Dodd-Frank
4 15 (1.78%) UCITS
5 6 (0.71%) QA
5 6 (0.71%) MiFID
6 5 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.59%) Basel III
7 1 (0.12%) AIFMD
System Software
1 229 (27.23%) Active Directory
2 58 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.02%) XenApp
4 10 (1.19%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.07%) MetaFrame
6 8 (0.95%) Xen
7 2 (0.24%) XenServer
7 2 (0.24%) vSphere
7 2 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.12%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 41 (4.88%) SCCM
2 33 (3.92%) ITRS Geneos
3 24 (2.85%) Puppet
4 12 (1.43%) Backup Exec
5 11 (1.31%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.95%) FortiGate
7 5 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.59%) Zenoss
8 4 (0.48%) WSUS
8 4 (0.48%) Control-M
9 3 (0.36%) Nagios
9 3 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.24%) Sysprep
11 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.12%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 447 (53.15%) Reuters
2 246 (29.25%) Microsoft
3 97 (11.53%) Citrix
4 94 (11.18%) Sybase
5 86 (10.23%) Fidessa
6 80 (9.51%) VMware
7 69 (8.20%) Cisco
8 56 (6.66%) Oracle
9 49 (5.83%) HP
10 38 (4.52%) Red Hat
11 36 (4.28%) TIBCO
12 35 (4.16%) Avaya
13 34 (4.04%) thinkFolio
14 28 (3.33%) SunGard
14 28 (3.33%) CQG
15 27 (3.21%) Charles River
15 27 (3.21%) Tradeweb
16 25 (2.97%) NetApp
17 24 (2.85%) FactSet
17 24 (2.85%) ION Trading
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent BONUS & Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £150,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago