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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 265 354 324
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -30
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 458 296 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.97% 0.67% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 1.45% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 303 219 332
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
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
21877 20420 23629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.47% 46.29% 46.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18091 17069 20268
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +78 166 £52,500 -12.50% 29
Mayfair - 1 £70,000 -
Bloomberg
England

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 528 (66.58%) Finance
2 417 (52.59%) Reuters
3 377 (47.54%) Windows
4 275 (34.68%) SQL
5 223 (28.12%) Microsoft
6 207 (26.10%) Degree
7 206 (25.98%) Active Directory
8 187 (23.58%) Front Office
9 174 (21.94%) C#
10 169 (21.31%) Hedge funds
11 165 (20.81%) SQL Server
12 158 (19.92%) Banking
13 148 (18.66%) UNIX
14 147 (18.54%) MS Exchange
15 146 (18.41%) MS Excel
16 132 (16.65%) Linux
17 130 (16.39%) Equities
18 124 (15.64%) Blackberry
19 118 (14.88%) Back Office
20 117 (14.75%) Perl
20 117 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
21 114 (14.38%) MS Office
21 114 (14.38%) ITIL
22 112 (14.12%) Windows 7
23 111 (14.00%) Java
24 108 (13.62%) Exchange Server 2010
25 106 (13.37%) Fixed Income
26 102 (12.86%) Law
27 100 (12.61%) Investment Management
28 99 (12.48%) Analytics

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 147 (18.54%) MS Exchange
2 108 (13.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (8.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 51 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 29 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (1.64%) Lync
6 13 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (1.51%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2000
9 7 (0.88%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.88%) IBM Notes
10 6 (0.76%) Apache
11 4 (0.50%) IIS
11 4 (0.50%) Mule
12 3 (0.38%) Confluence
12 3 (0.38%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 146 (18.41%) MS Excel
2 114 (14.38%) MS Office
3 28 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 54 (6.81%) RMDS
2 34 (4.29%) Eikon
3 21 (2.65%) LatentZero
4 17 (2.14%) Markit EDM
5 16 (2.02%) 3000 Xtra
5 16 (2.02%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 13 (1.64%) Front Arena
6 13 (1.64%) Summit
7 11 (1.39%) SimCorp Dimension
8 8 (1.01%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.38%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.39%) Office 365
2 4 (0.50%) IaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.13%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (10.72%) TCP/IP
2 83 (10.47%) DNS
3 76 (9.58%) LAN
4 70 (8.83%) WAN
5 69 (8.70%) DHCP
6 59 (7.44%) Internet
7 55 (6.94%) Firewall
8 50 (6.31%) VPN
9 46 (5.80%) Cisco IOS
10 31 (3.91%) Multicast
10 31 (3.91%) SAN
11 24 (3.03%) VoIP
12 20 (2.52%) Intranet
13 17 (2.14%) IP Telephony
14 15 (1.89%) iSCSI
15 14 (1.77%) Network Security
16 10 (1.26%) SSL
17 8 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
17 8 (1.01%) Cisco IPT
17 8 (1.01%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (20.81%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 19 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (1.64%) Oracle Database
7 12 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.39%) Sybase ASE
9 9 (1.13%) Sybase IQ
10 8 (1.01%) Data Mart
11 6 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.63%) KDB
13 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.50%) DTS
13 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.25%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
2 18 (2.27%) Subversion
3 12 (1.51%) JIRA
4 8 (1.01%) JUnit
4 8 (1.01%) Toad
5 6 (0.76%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.63%) NUnit
6 5 (0.63%) jMock
6 5 (0.63%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 5 (0.63%) Hamcrest
6 5 (0.63%) Apache Ivy
7 4 (0.50%) Mockito
7 4 (0.50%) Ant
7 4 (0.50%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.50%) Maven
7 4 (0.50%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.13%) Yeoman
General
1 528 (66.58%) Finance
2 187 (23.58%) Front Office
3 158 (19.92%) Banking
4 118 (14.88%) Back Office
5 102 (12.86%) Law
6 86 (10.84%) Investment Banking
7 50 (6.31%) Multimedia
8 39 (4.92%) Financial Institution
9 31 (3.91%) Legal
10 16 (2.02%) Telecoms
11 14 (1.77%) Japanese Language
12 13 (1.64%) Publishing
13 8 (1.01%) French Language
14 7 (0.88%) German Language
15 6 (0.76%) Retail
16 5 (0.63%) Advertising
16 5 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
17 2 (0.25%) Private Banking
17 2 (0.25%) Marketing
18 1 (0.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 207 (26.10%) Analyst
2 174 (21.94%) Developer
3 103 (12.99%) Support Analyst
4 89 (11.22%) C# Developer
5 67 (8.45%) Desktop Support
6 61 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 54 (6.81%) Business Analyst
8 52 (6.56%) Support Engineer
9 44 (5.55%) Java Developer
10 43 (5.42%) 3rd Line Support
11 39 (4.92%) Applications Support
12 38 (4.79%) Consultant
13 37 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
14 34 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 33 (4.16%) Market Data Engineer
16 25 (3.15%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 25 (3.15%) Desktop Analyst
17 22 (2.77%) IT Support
18 21 (2.65%) Data Analyst
19 20 (2.52%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (10.97%) .NET
2 31 (3.91%) WPF
3 29 (3.66%) WCF
4 26 (3.28%) Web Services
5 21 (2.65%) WinForms
5 21 (2.65%) Spring
6 19 (2.40%) Rendezvous
7 11 (1.39%) Middleware
7 11 (1.39%) FIX Protocol
7 11 (1.39%) XML
8 10 (1.26%) ASP.NET
8 10 (1.26%) JSP
8 10 (1.26%) Servlets
9 9 (1.13%) WSH
10 6 (0.76%) Hibernate
11 5 (0.63%) Software Packaging
11 5 (0.63%) OSGi
11 5 (0.63%) EJB
11 5 (0.63%) Swing
12 4 (0.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 169 (21.31%) Hedge funds
2 130 (16.39%) Equities
3 124 (15.64%) Blackberry
4 106 (13.37%) Fixed Income
5 68 (8.58%) Derivative
6 62 (7.82%) Reference Data
7 57 (7.19%) Computer Science
8 55 (6.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 29 (3.66%) Management Information System
10 27 (3.40%) Credit Risk
11 25 (3.15%) Biometrics
12 20 (2.52%) Clustering
12 20 (2.52%) Market Risk
13 16 (2.02%) PDA
13 16 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
13 16 (2.02%) Statistics
14 14 (1.77%) Mathematics
15 12 (1.51%) Client/Server
15 12 (1.51%) iPhone
16 10 (1.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 377 (47.54%) Windows
2 148 (18.66%) UNIX
3 132 (16.65%) Linux
4 117 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 112 (14.12%) Windows 7
6 67 (8.45%) Windows XP
7 49 (6.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (4.04%) Android
9 30 (3.78%) Windows 8
10 29 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (2.90%) Solaris
13 18 (2.27%) CentOS
14 16 (2.02%) Mac OS X
15 14 (1.77%) SUSE
15 14 (1.77%) Debian
15 14 (1.77%) Apple iOS
16 13 (1.64%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.63%) VMS
17 5 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (14.38%) ITIL
2 100 (12.61%) Investment Management
3 99 (12.48%) Analytics
4 81 (10.21%) Project Management
5 75 (9.46%) Asset Management
6 66 (8.32%) Risk Management
7 55 (6.94%) OO
8 52 (6.56%) Multithreading
9 47 (5.93%) Migration
10 46 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (5.04%) OOP
12 36 (4.54%) Fund Management
13 35 (4.41%) Data Analysis
14 34 (4.29%) Portfolio Management
15 33 (4.16%) Integration Testing
16 32 (4.04%) Workflow
17 29 (3.66%) Business Analysis
18 28 (3.53%) Electronic Trading
19 25 (3.15%) Wealth Management
19 25 (3.15%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 275 (34.68%) SQL
2 174 (21.94%) C#
3 117 (14.75%) Perl
4 111 (14.00%) Java
5 80 (10.09%) C++
6 76 (9.58%) VBA
7 71 (8.95%) Bash Shell
8 66 (8.32%) Python
9 45 (5.67%) T-SQL
10 43 (5.42%) PowerShell
11 28 (3.53%) PL/SQL
12 25 (3.15%) Shell Script
13 23 (2.90%) VBScript
14 18 (2.27%) MATLAB
15 12 (1.51%) JavaScript
16 11 (1.39%) Ruby
17 10 (1.26%) VB
17 10 (1.26%) AWK
18 9 (1.13%) RPG
19 8 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 207 (26.10%) Degree
2 57 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (4.29%) MCSE
4 30 (3.78%) CFA
5 28 (3.53%) MCSA
6 25 (3.15%) CCNA
6 25 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (2.90%) MCITP
8 19 (2.40%) MCP
9 12 (1.51%) MCDST
10 10 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (0.63%) MBA
12 5 (0.63%) MOS
13 3 (0.38%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.38%) PhD
14 2 (0.25%) CISSP
15 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
15 1 (0.13%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.78%) SLA
2 20 (2.52%) EMIR
3 19 (2.40%) Dodd-Frank
4 17 (2.14%) UCITS
5 8 (1.01%) MiFID
6 7 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.88%) Basel III
7 3 (0.38%) QA
8 2 (0.25%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 206 (25.98%) Active Directory
2 69 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (3.53%) XenApp
4 19 (2.40%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.39%) Xen
6 10 (1.26%) XenServer
7 9 (1.13%) MetaFrame
8 6 (0.76%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.63%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.50%) vSphere
11 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 35 (4.41%) SCCM
2 32 (4.04%) Puppet
3 24 (3.03%) ITRS Geneos
4 19 (2.40%) NetBackup
5 15 (1.89%) Backup Exec
5 15 (1.89%) WSUS
6 13 (1.64%) Nagios
7 8 (1.01%) Control-M
8 7 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.50%) ServiceCenter
9 4 (0.50%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.38%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.25%) Sysprep
11 2 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.13%) Nessus
12 1 (0.13%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 417 (52.59%) Reuters
2 223 (28.12%) Microsoft
3 96 (12.11%) Citrix
4 94 (11.85%) Cisco
5 93 (11.73%) VMware
6 82 (10.34%) Oracle
7 80 (10.09%) Sybase
7 80 (10.09%) Fidessa
8 42 (5.30%) HP
9 41 (5.17%) NetApp
9 41 (5.17%) TIBCO
10 37 (4.67%) Red Hat
11 33 (4.16%) thinkFolio
12 32 (4.04%) Charles River
13 29 (3.66%) GoldenSource
14 27 (3.40%) CheckPoint
15 24 (3.03%) CQG
16 22 (2.77%) Dell
17 21 (2.65%) Murex
17 21 (2.65%) ION Trading
London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-55k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-50,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago