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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 624 571 566
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -5
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 267 346 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.69% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 219 281 273
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+34.32% +21.81%

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
50705 49838 51493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.37% 47.31% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 41419 39381 42474
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 2015 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 27 February 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
England -72 256 £50,000 +15.60% 40
London -43 250 £50,000 +11.11% 36
City of London +4 73 £50,000 +5.26% 20
Scotland +16 8 £45,000 -
Stirling -4 5 - -
South East -19 5 £51,250 -18.00% 3
Surrey -8 3 £47,500 +82.69% 3
Edinburgh - 3 £45,000 -
Kent +3 2 £60,000 -
Merseyside +12 1 - -
Liverpool +10 1 - -
Mayfair -8 1 £40,000 -38.46%
North West -9 1 - - 1
Woking - 1 £55,000 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 402 (56.46%) Reuters
2 380 (53.37%) Windows
3 357 (50.14%) Finance
4 309 (43.40%) Microsoft
5 260 (36.52%) Active Directory
6 178 (25.00%) SQL
7 174 (24.44%) Banking
8 170 (23.88%) Front Office
9 168 (23.60%) MS Exchange
10 146 (20.51%) ITIL
11 145 (20.37%) MS Office
12 143 (20.08%) UNIX
13 142 (19.94%) Blackberry
14 141 (19.80%) MS Excel
15 134 (18.82%) Windows 7
16 129 (18.12%) C#
17 115 (16.15%) Linux
18 99 (13.90%) Degree
19 96 (13.48%) Hedge funds
20 95 (13.34%) Investment Management
21 93 (13.06%) Java
21 93 (13.06%) Cisco
22 92 (12.92%) SQL Server
23 90 (12.64%) Citrix
24 89 (12.50%) Asset Management
25 88 (12.36%) Investment Banking
25 88 (12.36%) Equities
25 88 (12.36%) Perl
26 86 (12.08%) VMware
27 83 (11.66%) Windows XP

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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
1 168 (23.60%) MS Exchange
2 74 (10.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 59 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 43 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 35 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 35 (4.92%) SharePoint
7 34 (4.78%) Lync
8 21 (2.95%) IBM Notes
9 10 (1.40%) MTS
10 9 (1.26%) TIBCO EMS
11 6 (0.84%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2000
12 3 (0.42%) Tornado
13 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.28%) IIS
13 2 (0.28%) JBoss
13 2 (0.28%) Node.js
14 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 145 (20.37%) MS Office
2 141 (19.80%) MS Excel
3 57 (8.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 58 (8.15%) thinkFolio
2 32 (4.49%) RMDS
3 19 (2.67%) Markit EDM
4 18 (2.53%) Eikon
5 15 (2.11%) Oracle General Ledger
6 14 (1.97%) Dynamics GP
7 9 (1.26%) ION MarketView
7 9 (1.26%) Front Arena
8 8 (1.12%) 3000 Xtra
9 6 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (0.84%) LatentZero
10 5 (0.70%) LongView
11 4 (0.56%) Summit
11 4 (0.56%) Advent Moxy
12 3 (0.42%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
12 3 (0.42%) Bloomberg TOMS
13 2 (0.28%) SimCorp Dimension
14 1 (0.14%) HiPortfolio
14 1 (0.14%) Tesseract
14 1 (0.14%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.56%) SaaS
3 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.42%) Office 365
5 2 (0.28%) IaaS
6 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.14%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 81 (11.38%) TCP/IP
2 66 (9.27%) DNS
3 64 (8.99%) Firewall
4 63 (8.85%) Internet
4 63 (8.85%) WAN
5 57 (8.01%) LAN
6 55 (7.72%) SAN
7 49 (6.88%) VPN
8 40 (5.62%) Wireless
9 29 (4.07%) Cisco Nexus
10 28 (3.93%) Multicast
10 28 (3.93%) iSCSI
10 28 (3.93%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (3.93%) Fibre Channel
10 28 (3.93%) DHCP
11 24 (3.37%) IP Telephony
12 21 (2.95%) Network Security
13 19 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (2.11%) BGP
15 13 (1.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.78%) Relational Database
3 30 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (2.25%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.69%) MySQL
7 8 (1.12%) Informix
8 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.70%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.56%) DB2
10 4 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.56%) Big Data
11 3 (0.42%) MS Access
11 3 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.42%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.28%) KDB
13 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (0.98%) Subversion
3 6 (0.84%) NUnit
4 5 (0.70%) JUnit
4 5 (0.70%) JIRA
5 4 (0.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 4 (0.56%) Maven
6 2 (0.28%) jMock
6 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.28%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (0.28%) Hamcrest
7 1 (0.14%) Hudson
7 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.14%) Juju
7 1 (0.14%) Grunt
7 1 (0.14%) Moq
7 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.14%) TestDirector
General
1 357 (50.14%) Finance
2 174 (24.44%) Banking
3 170 (23.88%) Front Office
4 88 (12.36%) Investment Banking
5 72 (10.11%) Back Office
6 26 (3.65%) Financial Institution
7 22 (3.09%) Law
8 18 (2.53%) Multimedia
9 17 (2.39%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.12%) Legal
10 8 (1.12%) Private Banking
11 5 (0.70%) Marketing
11 5 (0.70%) French Language
12 4 (0.56%) Billing
13 3 (0.42%) Advertising
13 3 (0.42%) Retail
14 1 (0.14%) Publishing
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 261 (36.66%) Analyst
2 139 (19.52%) Support Analyst
3 93 (13.06%) Developer
4 91 (12.78%) Applications Support
5 85 (11.94%) Desktop Support
6 76 (10.67%) Support Engineer
7 58 (8.15%) 2nd Line Support
8 52 (7.30%) Service Analyst
9 48 (6.74%) Service Desk Analyst
10 44 (6.18%) 3rd Line Support
11 35 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
12 34 (4.78%) IT Support
13 27 (3.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 27 (3.79%) Desktop Analyst
14 26 (3.65%) Technical Support
14 26 (3.65%) Business Analyst
15 23 (3.23%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 23 (3.23%) Support Manager
16 21 (2.95%) Senior Support Engineer
17 20 (2.81%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (11.66%) FIX Protocol
2 50 (7.02%) .NET
3 21 (2.95%) Rendezvous
4 20 (2.81%) WPF
5 18 (2.53%) Middleware
6 16 (2.25%) Spring
7 12 (1.69%) WinForms
8 8 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 8 (1.12%) XML
8 8 (1.12%) WCF
9 7 (0.98%) Reactive Extensions
10 6 (0.84%) JMS
11 5 (0.70%) STL
11 5 (0.70%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.56%) Swing
13 3 (0.42%) Web Services
13 3 (0.42%) XSLT
13 3 (0.42%) J2EE
13 3 (0.42%) Hibernate
13 3 (0.42%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 142 (19.94%) Blackberry
2 96 (13.48%) Hedge funds
3 88 (12.36%) Equities
4 81 (11.38%) Fixed Income
5 53 (7.44%) Derivative
5 53 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (4.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 30 (4.21%) Computer Science
8 28 (3.93%) iPhone
9 22 (3.09%) iPad
10 19 (2.67%) Reference Data
11 16 (2.25%) Fat Client
11 16 (2.25%) Thin Client
12 15 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
13 12 (1.69%) PDA
13 12 (1.69%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.54%) Mathematics
15 8 (1.12%) Statistics
16 7 (0.98%) Grid Computing
16 7 (0.98%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 380 (53.37%) Windows
2 143 (20.08%) UNIX
3 134 (18.82%) Windows 7
4 115 (16.15%) Linux
5 83 (11.66%) Windows XP
6 67 (9.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 65 (9.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (7.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 43 (6.04%) Windows 8
10 33 (4.63%) Solaris
11 24 (3.37%) Mac OS X
11 24 (3.37%) Android
12 21 (2.95%) Windows NT
13 20 (2.81%) CentOS
14 11 (1.54%) SUSE
14 11 (1.54%) Debian
15 9 (1.26%) Ubuntu
15 9 (1.26%) Windows Vista
15 9 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.98%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (20.51%) ITIL
2 95 (13.34%) Investment Management
3 89 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 61 (8.57%) Electronic Trading
5 52 (7.30%) Analytics
6 41 (5.76%) Service Delivery
7 33 (4.63%) BCP
8 31 (4.35%) Risk Management
9 30 (4.21%) Change Management
10 28 (3.93%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (3.93%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (3.93%) Algorithmic Trading
10 28 (3.93%) Multithreading
11 26 (3.65%) OO
12 22 (3.09%) Migration
13 21 (2.95%) Low Latency
14 19 (2.67%) Project Management
15 17 (2.39%) Fund Management
16 16 (2.25%) Data Management
17 15 (2.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 178 (25.00%) SQL
2 129 (18.12%) C#
3 93 (13.06%) Java
4 88 (12.36%) Perl
5 79 (11.10%) C++
6 59 (8.29%) VBA
7 54 (7.58%) T-SQL
8 51 (7.16%) Python
9 36 (5.06%) Bash Shell
10 21 (2.95%) Shell Script
11 20 (2.81%) PowerShell
11 20 (2.81%) VBScript
12 19 (2.67%) JavaScript
13 16 (2.25%) MATLAB
14 15 (2.11%) VB
15 12 (1.69%) C
16 8 (1.12%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.12%) AWK
16 8 (1.12%) Korn
17 7 (0.98%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 99 (13.90%) Degree
2 23 (3.23%) MCP
3 21 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (2.39%) MCSE
5 17 (2.39%) CCNA
6 10 (1.40%) A+ Certification
7 8 (1.12%) CCNP
7 8 (1.12%) MCSA
8 6 (0.84%) MOS
8 6 (0.84%) VCP4
8 6 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.56%) MCDST
9 4 (0.56%) MCITP
9 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.56%) CISSP
10 3 (0.42%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.14%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.14%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.53%) SLA
2 16 (2.25%) QA
3 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) EMIR
3 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 260 (36.52%) Active Directory
2 62 (8.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.39%) vSphere
4 15 (2.11%) XenApp
5 14 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (1.69%) MetaFrame
7 3 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.28%) Xen
8 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.14%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 33 (4.63%) SCCM
2 28 (3.93%) FortiGate
3 13 (1.83%) ITRS Geneos
4 12 (1.69%) NetBackup
5 8 (1.12%) Puppet
6 6 (0.84%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.84%) WSUS
7 5 (0.70%) Zenoss
7 5 (0.70%) Sysprep
7 5 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.14%) DameWare
9 1 (0.14%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.14%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 402 (56.46%) Reuters
2 309 (43.40%) Microsoft
3 93 (13.06%) Cisco
4 90 (12.64%) Citrix
5 86 (12.08%) VMware
6 72 (10.11%) HP
7 71 (9.97%) Fidessa
8 63 (8.85%) Sybase
9 61 (8.57%) FactSet
10 49 (6.88%) Juniper
11 47 (6.60%) Dell
12 44 (6.18%) Symantec
13 43 (6.04%) NYFIX
14 42 (5.90%) Avaya
15 37 (5.20%) Oracle
15 37 (5.20%) IBM
16 32 (4.49%) SunGard
17 30 (4.21%) TIBCO
17 30 (4.21%) Charles River
18 29 (4.07%) Mitel
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum To 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £57500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Resource Management
Salary: £31873.00 - £39841.00 per annum + OVertime + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £31873.00 - £39841.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Great Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago