The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 479 549 509
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -40
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 496 341 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 0.67% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 336 248 381
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,975 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54141 50817 57512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.45% 47.80% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 42912 41607 48166
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Bloomberg Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bloomberg
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bloomberg within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Trend in the UK

Bloomberg
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bloomberg over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bloomberg within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 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
England +70 473 £50,000 -4.76% 75
London +63 465 £52,500 -4.54% 73
City of London +75 164 £52,500 -12.50% 58
Scotland +1 18 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh -3 11 £40,000 - 1
Stirling - 7 - -
South East -37 5 £36,000 -28.00% 2
Surrey -13 4 - - 2
Birmingham - 3 £34,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £34,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £53,750 -
North West - 2 £53,750 -
Liverpool - 2 £53,750 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £36,000 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 566 (65.51%) Finance
2 461 (53.36%) Reuters
3 404 (46.76%) Windows
4 294 (34.03%) SQL
5 248 (28.70%) Microsoft
6 217 (25.12%) Active Directory
7 214 (24.77%) Degree
8 204 (23.61%) Front Office
9 187 (21.64%) SQL Server
10 179 (20.72%) C#
11 170 (19.68%) Hedge funds
12 169 (19.56%) Banking
13 168 (19.44%) MS Excel
14 158 (18.29%) UNIX
15 149 (17.25%) MS Exchange
16 143 (16.55%) Blackberry
17 138 (15.97%) Linux
18 137 (15.86%) Equities
19 134 (15.51%) ITIL
20 131 (15.16%) MS Office
21 126 (14.58%) Perl
22 123 (14.24%) Back Office
23 118 (13.66%) Java
24 117 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
25 114 (13.19%) Fixed Income
25 114 (13.19%) Windows 7
26 108 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
27 103 (11.92%) Investment Management
28 101 (11.69%) TCP/IP
28 101 (11.69%) Fidessa

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 149 (17.25%) MS Exchange
2 108 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 79 (9.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 56 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (1.62%) SharePoint
7 14 (1.62%) Lync
8 9 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
8 9 (1.04%) IBM Notes
9 7 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.81%) Apache
10 4 (0.46%) IIS
10 4 (0.46%) Mule
11 3 (0.35%) Confluence
12 2 (0.23%) MTS
12 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.12%) Node.js
13 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.12%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 168 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 131 (15.16%) MS Office
3 37 (4.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 60 (6.94%) RMDS
2 37 (4.28%) Eikon
3 26 (3.01%) Markit EDM
4 21 (2.43%) LatentZero
5 16 (1.85%) 3000 Xtra
5 16 (1.85%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 13 (1.50%) Summit
6 13 (1.50%) Front Arena
7 11 (1.27%) SimCorp Dimension
8 8 (0.93%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.35%) IntelliMatch
9 3 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.23%) MultiFonds
10 2 (0.23%) Advent Moxy
11 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.12%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.39%) Office 365
2 5 (0.58%) IaaS
3 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.12%) SaaS
4 1 (0.12%) PaaS
4 1 (0.12%) Joyent
4 1 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 101 (11.69%) TCP/IP
2 90 (10.42%) DNS
3 82 (9.49%) LAN
4 77 (8.91%) WAN
5 72 (8.33%) DHCP
6 62 (7.18%) Internet
7 57 (6.60%) VPN
8 56 (6.48%) Firewall
9 44 (5.09%) Cisco IOS
10 36 (4.17%) Multicast
11 29 (3.36%) SAN
12 25 (2.89%) Intranet
13 20 (2.31%) VoIP
14 18 (2.08%) IP Telephony
15 16 (1.85%) iSCSI
16 15 (1.74%) Network Security
17 11 (1.27%) Wireless
18 10 (1.16%) SSL
19 9 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
20 8 (0.93%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (21.64%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (4.75%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (1.74%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.27%) Sybase ASE
7 11 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.04%) Sybase IQ
9 8 (0.93%) Data Mart
10 5 (0.58%) KDB
10 5 (0.58%) Informix
11 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.46%) DTS
11 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.23%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (2.08%) Subversion
2 18 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
3 11 (1.27%) JIRA
3 11 (1.27%) JUnit
4 8 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 8 (0.93%) Toad
4 8 (0.93%) NUnit
5 5 (0.58%) Hamcrest
5 5 (0.58%) Apache Ivy
5 5 (0.58%) jMock
6 4 (0.46%) Ant
6 4 (0.46%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.46%) Maven
6 4 (0.46%) Mockito
6 4 (0.46%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.12%) Juju
8 1 (0.12%) Yeoman
General
1 566 (65.51%) Finance
2 204 (23.61%) Front Office
3 169 (19.56%) Banking
4 123 (14.24%) Back Office
5 95 (11.00%) Law
6 93 (10.76%) Investment Banking
7 50 (5.79%) Multimedia
8 41 (4.75%) Financial Institution
9 32 (3.70%) Legal
10 14 (1.62%) Telecoms
10 14 (1.62%) Japanese Language
11 13 (1.50%) Publishing
12 8 (0.93%) French Language
13 7 (0.81%) German Language
14 6 (0.69%) Advertising
15 5 (0.58%) Mandarin Language
15 5 (0.58%) Retail
16 3 (0.35%) Marketing
17 2 (0.23%) Private Banking
18 1 (0.12%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 236 (27.31%) Analyst
2 182 (21.06%) Developer
3 115 (13.31%) Support Analyst
4 91 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 74 (8.56%) Desktop Support
6 64 (7.41%) Technical Support
7 63 (7.29%) Support Engineer
8 55 (6.37%) Business Analyst
9 53 (6.13%) Applications Support
10 47 (5.44%) 3rd Line Support
11 45 (5.21%) Java Developer
12 42 (4.86%) Consultant
13 41 (4.75%) 2nd Line Support
14 35 (4.05%) Market Data Engineer
15 34 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 27 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
17 24 (2.78%) Desktop Support Analyst
17 24 (2.78%) Desktop Analyst
18 23 (2.66%) Data Analyst
18 23 (2.66%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (10.53%) .NET
2 32 (3.70%) WPF
3 31 (3.59%) WCF
4 25 (2.89%) Web Services
5 23 (2.66%) WinForms
6 22 (2.55%) Spring
7 20 (2.31%) Rendezvous
8 16 (1.85%) ASP.NET
9 15 (1.74%) XML
10 11 (1.27%) Middleware
11 10 (1.16%) FIX Protocol
12 9 (1.04%) WSH
12 9 (1.04%) JSP
12 9 (1.04%) Servlets
13 7 (0.81%) Ajax
14 6 (0.69%) Hibernate
15 5 (0.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 5 (0.58%) OSGi
15 5 (0.58%) .NET Framework
15 5 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 170 (19.68%) Hedge funds
2 143 (16.55%) Blackberry
3 137 (15.86%) Equities
4 114 (13.19%) Fixed Income
5 86 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
6 69 (7.99%) Derivative
7 65 (7.52%) Reference Data
8 60 (6.94%) Computer Science
9 57 (6.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 25 (2.89%) Biometrics
10 25 (2.89%) Management Information System
11 21 (2.43%) iPhone
12 20 (2.31%) Credit Risk
12 20 (2.31%) Market Risk
12 20 (2.31%) PDA
13 19 (2.20%) Statistics
14 17 (1.97%) Clustering
15 16 (1.85%) Mathematics
15 16 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
15 16 (1.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 404 (46.76%) Windows
2 158 (18.29%) UNIX
3 138 (15.97%) Linux
4 117 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 114 (13.19%) Windows 7
6 78 (9.03%) Windows XP
7 48 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 41 (4.75%) Android
9 36 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (3.94%) Windows 8
11 25 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (2.66%) Solaris
13 20 (2.31%) CentOS
14 17 (1.97%) Mac OS X
15 15 (1.74%) Apple iOS
15 15 (1.74%) SUSE
15 15 (1.74%) Debian
16 14 (1.62%) Windows 2000
17 9 (1.04%) AIX
18 7 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (15.51%) ITIL
2 103 (11.92%) Investment Management
3 92 (10.65%) Analytics
4 87 (10.07%) Project Management
5 80 (9.26%) Asset Management
6 67 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (7.52%) Risk Management
8 60 (6.94%) OO
9 55 (6.37%) Migration
10 52 (6.02%) Multithreading
11 44 (5.09%) OOP
12 40 (4.63%) Mentoring
13 39 (4.51%) Data Analysis
14 37 (4.28%) Integration Testing
14 37 (4.28%) Fund Management
15 36 (4.17%) Workflow
16 32 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
16 32 (3.70%) Electronic Trading
17 29 (3.36%) Business Analysis
17 29 (3.36%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 294 (34.03%) SQL
2 179 (20.72%) C#
3 126 (14.58%) Perl
4 118 (13.66%) Java
5 84 (9.72%) C++
6 80 (9.26%) Bash Shell
7 76 (8.80%) VBA
8 70 (8.10%) Python
9 55 (6.37%) T-SQL
10 41 (4.75%) PowerShell
11 29 (3.36%) Shell Script
12 28 (3.24%) PL/SQL
13 27 (3.13%) VBScript
14 19 (2.20%) MATLAB
15 15 (1.74%) JavaScript
16 13 (1.50%) AWK
17 11 (1.27%) Ruby
17 11 (1.27%) VB
18 9 (1.04%) RPG
19 8 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 214 (24.77%) Degree
2 63 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (4.17%) MCSE
4 30 (3.47%) CFA
5 28 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (3.24%) CCNA
6 27 (3.13%) MCITP
7 25 (2.89%) MCSA
8 18 (2.08%) MCP
9 12 (1.39%) MCDST
10 11 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (0.69%) MBA
13 4 (0.46%) MOS
14 3 (0.35%) CISSP
14 3 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (0.23%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.23%) PhD
16 1 (0.12%) JNCIA
16 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.70%) SLA
2 20 (2.31%) EMIR
3 19 (2.20%) Dodd-Frank
4 17 (1.97%) UCITS
5 6 (0.69%) MiFID
5 6 (0.69%) QA
6 5 (0.58%) Basel III
6 5 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.23%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 217 (25.12%) Active Directory
2 71 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.55%) XenApp
4 16 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.27%) Xen
6 8 (0.93%) MetaFrame
6 8 (0.93%) XenServer
7 5 (0.58%) vSphere
8 4 (0.46%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.46%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 38 (4.40%) SCCM
2 29 (3.36%) Puppet
3 28 (3.24%) ITRS Geneos
4 16 (1.85%) Backup Exec
5 15 (1.74%) NetBackup
6 10 (1.16%) Nagios
7 9 (1.04%) WSUS
8 8 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (0.93%) Control-M
9 5 (0.58%) Zenoss
9 5 (0.58%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.46%) ServiceCenter
11 2 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.23%) Sysprep
12 1 (0.12%) AppDNA
12 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.12%) Nessus
12 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.12%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 461 (53.36%) Reuters
2 248 (28.70%) Microsoft
3 101 (11.69%) Fidessa
4 94 (10.88%) Citrix
5 91 (10.53%) VMware
6 87 (10.07%) Sybase
7 85 (9.84%) Cisco
8 80 (9.26%) Oracle
9 45 (5.21%) HP
10 43 (4.98%) thinkFolio
11 42 (4.86%) TIBCO
12 38 (4.40%) Red Hat
13 37 (4.28%) NetApp
14 32 (3.70%) Charles River
15 29 (3.36%) GoldenSource
16 26 (3.01%) CheckPoint
16 26 (3.01%) CQG
17 24 (2.78%) Avaya
18 22 (2.55%) Murex
18 22 (2.55%) Tradeweb
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Bloomberg LP
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
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Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Package
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Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + bens + bonus + on call
Posted: Yesterday
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Total Gas & Power Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Benefits package offered
Posted: Yesterday
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Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: Yesterday
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Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
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Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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H&R Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
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Bloomberg LP
Posted: 5 days ago
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago