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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 540 492 569
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +77
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 386 487 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.42% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.90% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 270 319 251
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £32,650 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%

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
49648 54101 50636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.58% 46.79% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 40774 42903 41451
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 18 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 3 September 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 -34 372 £55,000 +10.00% 49
London -41 365 £55,000 +10.00% 45
City of London -10 116 £55,000 +10.00% 22
Scotland +4 14 £36,250 -9.37% 6
Stirling +11 9 - -
South West - 6 - -
Edinburgh -8 3 £36,250 -9.37% 6
Dorset - 3 - -
Somerset - 3 - -
Street - 3 - -
Bournemouth - 3 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Surrey +13 1 £51,500 - 3
South East +1 1 £51,500 +43.05% 4
Canary Wharf - 1 £33,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £50,000 -
Woking - 1 £51,500 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 469 (65.14%) Finance
2 374 (51.94%) Reuters
3 304 (42.22%) Windows
4 256 (35.56%) Microsoft
5 240 (33.33%) Banking
6 194 (26.94%) Active Directory
7 190 (26.39%) SQL
8 148 (20.56%) MS Excel
9 133 (18.47%) MS Office
10 131 (18.19%) SQL Server
11 126 (17.50%) Front Office
12 124 (17.22%) Blackberry
13 117 (16.25%) Back Office
13 117 (16.25%) ITIL
13 117 (16.25%) Windows 7
14 107 (14.86%) Cisco
15 106 (14.72%) Linux
16 104 (14.44%) Degree
17 103 (14.31%) Asset Management
18 102 (14.17%) Investment Management
19 101 (14.03%) MS Exchange
20 95 (13.19%) TCP/IP
20 95 (13.19%) VMware
21 91 (12.64%) Hedge funds
22 87 (12.08%) Derivative
23 81 (11.25%) Project Management
24 80 (11.11%) UNIX
24 80 (11.11%) C
25 79 (10.97%) Fixed Income
26 75 (10.42%) HP

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 101 (14.03%) MS Exchange
2 44 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 31 (4.31%) SharePoint
5 26 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (3.06%) Lync
7 14 (1.94%) IIS
8 13 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (1.67%) MTS
10 5 (0.69%) CMS
10 5 (0.69%) SAS
10 5 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.42%) Drupal
11 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.28%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.28%) Apache
13 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 148 (20.56%) MS Excel
2 133 (18.47%) MS Office
3 28 (3.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (1.11%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.97%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.56%) SPSS
8 1 (0.14%) MS Project
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 51 (7.08%) thinkFolio
2 39 (5.42%) SimCorp Dimension
3 23 (3.19%) RMDS
4 22 (3.06%) Dynamics GP
5 21 (2.92%) Markit EDM
6 16 (2.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 15 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
8 11 (1.53%) ION MarketView
9 9 (1.25%) Eikon
10 6 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 6 (0.83%) LatentZero
11 3 (0.42%) Summit
11 3 (0.42%) 3000 Xtra
12 2 (0.28%) Finacle
12 2 (0.28%) Kondor+
12 2 (0.28%) Salerio
13 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
13 1 (0.14%) HiPortfolio
13 1 (0.14%) Minerva
13 1 (0.14%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.11%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.28%) SaaS
3 2 (0.28%) GitHub
4 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (13.19%) TCP/IP
2 66 (9.17%) DNS
3 65 (9.03%) LAN
4 56 (7.78%) WAN
5 45 (6.25%) SAN
6 40 (5.56%) DHCP
7 37 (5.14%) Firewall
8 36 (5.00%) OSPF
8 36 (5.00%) BGP
9 30 (4.17%) VoIP
10 26 (3.61%) Network Security
11 25 (3.47%) Multicast
11 25 (3.47%) VPN
12 21 (2.92%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (2.50%) Internet
14 14 (1.94%) Ethernet
15 10 (1.39%) Wireless
15 10 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (1.11%) Fibre Channel
16 8 (1.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (18.19%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.31%) Relational Database
3 18 (2.50%) MySQL
4 16 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (1.94%) RDBMS
7 12 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (1.11%) Hadoop
8 8 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.97%) Big Data
9 7 (0.97%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.83%) Cognos Query Studio
10 6 (0.83%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 6 (0.83%) Cognos Report Studio
10 6 (0.83%) Cognos Event Studio
10 6 (0.83%) Cognos Metric Studio
10 6 (0.83%) MS Access
10 6 (0.83%) Data Mining
10 6 (0.83%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (1.94%) JIRA
2 9 (1.25%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.11%) Subversion
4 7 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (0.97%) Artifactory
5 5 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.28%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.14%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.14%) MSI
7 1 (0.14%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.14%) NUnit
7 1 (0.14%) MSTest
7 1 (0.14%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.14%) Moq
General
1 469 (65.14%) Finance
2 240 (33.33%) Banking
3 126 (17.50%) Front Office
4 117 (16.25%) Back Office
5 63 (8.75%) Financial Institution
6 58 (8.06%) Investment Banking
7 20 (2.78%) Law
8 19 (2.64%) Private Banking
9 16 (2.22%) Retail
10 13 (1.81%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.25%) Legal
11 9 (1.25%) Marketing
12 6 (0.83%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.83%) Japanese Language
12 6 (0.83%) Games
13 4 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.56%) Publishing
14 3 (0.42%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.28%) Advertising
15 2 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 271 (37.64%) Analyst
2 161 (22.36%) Support Analyst
3 77 (10.69%) Applications Support
4 71 (9.86%) Support Engineer
5 67 (9.31%) Desktop Support
6 50 (6.94%) Applications Support Analyst
7 47 (6.53%) 2nd Line Support
8 42 (5.83%) Developer
9 33 (4.58%) Desktop Analyst
9 33 (4.58%) Market Data Engineer
10 30 (4.17%) Business Analyst
11 29 (4.03%) IT Support
12 28 (3.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 24 (3.33%) Data Analyst
14 22 (3.06%) Desktop Engineer
15 21 (2.92%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
16 20 (2.78%) Support Technician
17 19 (2.64%) Technical Support
17 19 (2.64%) Service Analyst
18 17 (2.36%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (8.89%) FIX Protocol
2 55 (7.64%) .NET
3 16 (2.22%) XML
4 15 (2.08%) HTML
5 11 (1.53%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.11%) Middleware
7 6 (0.83%) Spring
7 6 (0.83%) Rendezvous
8 5 (0.69%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.69%) Hibernate
8 5 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (0.69%) Entity Framework
8 5 (0.69%) CSS
8 5 (0.69%) Web Services
8 5 (0.69%) Swing
8 5 (0.69%) WCF
9 4 (0.56%) WPF
10 3 (0.42%) COM
11 2 (0.28%) STL
11 2 (0.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 124 (17.22%) Blackberry
2 91 (12.64%) Hedge funds
3 87 (12.08%) Derivative
4 79 (10.97%) Fixed Income
5 74 (10.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 71 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
7 59 (8.19%) Equities
8 30 (4.17%) Reference Data
9 26 (3.61%) Computer Science
10 24 (3.33%) PDA
10 24 (3.33%) Management Information System
11 23 (3.19%) Video Conferencing
11 23 (3.19%) iPhone
11 23 (3.19%) SWIFT
12 22 (3.06%) Eurex
13 19 (2.64%) Data Centre
14 17 (2.36%) iPad
15 14 (1.94%) Market Risk
15 14 (1.94%) Client/Server
16 12 (1.67%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 304 (42.22%) Windows
2 117 (16.25%) Windows 7
3 106 (14.72%) Linux
4 80 (11.11%) UNIX
5 70 (9.72%) Windows XP
6 67 (9.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (6.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 41 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (5.14%) Windows 8
10 25 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (3.19%) CentOS
12 16 (2.22%) Android
13 10 (1.39%) Ubuntu
13 10 (1.39%) SUSE
13 10 (1.39%) Debian
13 10 (1.39%) Solaris
14 7 (0.97%) Fedora
14 7 (0.97%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.56%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (16.25%) ITIL
2 103 (14.31%) Asset Management
3 102 (14.17%) Investment Management
4 81 (11.25%) Project Management
5 44 (6.11%) Portfolio Management
6 41 (5.69%) Service Delivery
7 34 (4.72%) Migration
7 34 (4.72%) Capacity Planning
8 33 (4.58%) Analytics
8 33 (4.58%) Wealth Management
9 32 (4.44%) Change Management
9 32 (4.44%) Fund Accounting
10 31 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
11 29 (4.03%) Risk Management
11 29 (4.03%) SDLC
12 28 (3.89%) Mentoring
12 28 (3.89%) Data Analysis
13 27 (3.75%) Electronic Trading
14 26 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
15 25 (3.47%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (26.39%) SQL
2 80 (11.11%) C
3 64 (8.89%) C#
4 62 (8.61%) Python
5 57 (7.92%) Java
6 47 (6.53%) C++
7 45 (6.25%) VBA
8 44 (6.11%) Perl
9 32 (4.44%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.08%) PowerShell
11 14 (1.94%) Bash Shell
11 14 (1.94%) MATLAB
11 14 (1.94%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.53%) JavaScript
13 10 (1.39%) VB
14 7 (0.97%) Tcl
15 6 (0.83%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.69%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.69%) R
16 5 (0.69%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 104 (14.44%) Degree
2 52 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (6.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (5.42%) CCNP
5 35 (4.86%) CCNA
6 27 (3.75%) CCIE
7 17 (2.36%) MCSE
8 14 (1.94%) MCP
8 14 (1.94%) MCITP
9 12 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.53%) ISEB
11 8 (1.11%) MCSA
11 8 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.69%) CCDP
14 4 (0.56%) Postgraduate
14 4 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.56%) MCDST
15 3 (0.42%) MBA
15 3 (0.42%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.22%) SLA
2 12 (1.67%) QA
3 11 (1.53%) MiFID
4 4 (0.56%) COBIT
5 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 194 (26.94%) Active Directory
2 75 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (3.89%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.50%) vSphere
5 9 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.69%) XenApp
7 5 (0.69%) Xen
7 5 (0.69%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.28%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.28%) XenServer
10 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (4.31%) SCCM
2 24 (3.33%) Tivoli
3 20 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
4 15 (2.08%) ITRS Geneos
5 13 (1.81%) SolarWinds Orion
5 13 (1.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 11 (1.53%) Cisco CUCM
7 9 (1.25%) Puppet
8 8 (1.11%) Nagios
8 8 (1.11%) FortiGate
9 7 (0.97%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 6 (0.83%) SCOM
11 5 (0.69%) Zenoss
12 4 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.56%) ServiceCenter
12 4 (0.56%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.42%) Dollar Universe
14 1 (0.14%) Sysprep
14 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
14 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 374 (51.94%) Reuters
2 256 (35.56%) Microsoft
3 107 (14.86%) Cisco
4 95 (13.19%) VMware
5 75 (10.42%) HP
6 68 (9.44%) Fidessa
7 67 (9.31%) Oracle
8 65 (9.03%) SimCorp
9 58 (8.06%) Citrix
10 43 (5.97%) Sybase
10 43 (5.97%) Charles River
11 36 (5.00%) IBM
12 31 (4.31%) FactSet
13 27 (3.75%) Red Hat
14 26 (3.61%) ION Trading
15 22 (3.06%) Juniper
16 21 (2.92%) Dell
16 21 (2.92%) Patsystems
17 17 (2.36%) Mitel
17 17 (2.36%) Infoblox
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Real Staffing Group
Salary: competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50,000 PA plus Bonus and Bene
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
SCC
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £43-47,000 + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago