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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 562 542 587
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +45
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 377 438 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.37% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.80% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 270 296 234
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +163.15%

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
50563 54775 51764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.14% 46.77% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40979 43942 42356
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 £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 16 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 30 July 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 -14 368 £49,500 +10.00% 43
London +7 361 £49,500 +10.00% 41
City of London -13 97 £46,250 -7.50% 20
Scotland +6 9 - -
Stirling -1 9 - -
South West - 6 - -
Street - 3 - -
Bournemouth - 3 - -
Dorset - 3 - -
Somerset - 3 - -
Docklands, London +5 2 - -
Mayfair -10 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Hounslow - 2 £50,000 -
South East +3 1 £51,500 +4.56% 2
Surrey - 1 £51,500 - 1
Woking - 1 £51,500 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 417 (60.43%) Finance
2 372 (53.91%) Reuters
3 316 (45.80%) Windows
4 287 (41.59%) Microsoft
5 212 (30.72%) Banking
6 211 (30.58%) Active Directory
7 164 (23.77%) SQL
8 156 (22.61%) MS Excel
9 138 (20.00%) MS Office
9 138 (20.00%) Blackberry
10 127 (18.41%) Windows 7
11 126 (18.26%) ITIL
12 123 (17.83%) Front Office
13 119 (17.25%) SQL Server
14 114 (16.52%) Degree
15 107 (15.51%) MS Exchange
16 105 (15.22%) Linux
16 105 (15.22%) Cisco
17 102 (14.78%) VMware
18 97 (14.06%) Investment Management
19 96 (13.91%) Back Office
19 96 (13.91%) Asset Management
20 91 (13.19%) Hedge funds
21 82 (11.88%) UNIX
22 80 (11.59%) TCP/IP
22 80 (11.59%) HP
23 79 (11.45%) VMware Infrastructure
24 77 (11.16%) Fixed Income
25 72 (10.43%) LAN
25 72 (10.43%) Fidessa

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 107 (15.51%) MS Exchange
2 52 (7.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 39 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (4.64%) Lync
5 31 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (4.49%) SharePoint
6 22 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (2.32%) IIS
9 5 (0.72%) IBM Notes
9 5 (0.72%) SAS
9 5 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.58%) MTS
11 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.29%) Apache
12 2 (0.29%) CMS
13 1 (0.14%) Site Server
13 1 (0.14%) Drupal
13 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 156 (22.61%) MS Excel
2 138 (20.00%) MS Office
3 28 (4.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.01%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.58%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 56 (8.12%) thinkFolio
2 32 (4.64%) SimCorp Dimension
3 27 (3.91%) Dynamics GP
4 25 (3.62%) RMDS
5 17 (2.46%) Markit EDM
6 15 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
7 13 (1.88%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 10 (1.45%) ION MarketView
9 7 (1.01%) Eikon
10 6 (0.87%) LatentZero
11 4 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (0.43%) 3000 Xtra
12 3 (0.43%) HiPortfolio
13 2 (0.29%) Summit
13 2 (0.29%) Salerio
13 2 (0.29%) Kondor+
13 2 (0.29%) Finacle
14 1 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
14 1 (0.14%) LongView
14 1 (0.14%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.45%) Mimecast
2 7 (1.01%) SaaS
3 6 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.43%) Office 365
5 1 (0.14%) GitHub
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (11.59%) TCP/IP
2 72 (10.43%) LAN
3 64 (9.28%) WAN
4 60 (8.70%) DNS
5 53 (7.68%) SAN
6 33 (4.78%) DHCP
7 32 (4.64%) VPN
8 31 (4.49%) VoIP
9 30 (4.35%) Firewall
10 29 (4.20%) OSPF
10 29 (4.20%) BGP
11 25 (3.62%) Network Security
12 23 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 23 (3.33%) Internet
13 21 (3.04%) Multicast
14 17 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (2.46%) Wireless
15 16 (2.32%) iSCSI
16 15 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
16 15 (2.17%) GoToMeeting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (17.25%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.20%) Relational Database
3 17 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 14 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (1.88%) MySQL
8 12 (1.74%) Big Data
9 11 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (1.30%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.16%) Data Mining
11 8 (1.16%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.01%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.72%) HBase
13 5 (0.72%) Redis
13 5 (0.72%) OpenTSDB
13 5 (0.72%) InfluxDB
13 5 (0.72%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.58%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 12 (1.74%) Subversion
2 11 (1.59%) JIRA
3 9 (1.30%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.16%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.01%) Artifactory
5 7 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.29%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.14%) MSTest
8 1 (0.14%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.14%) Moq
8 1 (0.14%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.14%) MSI
8 1 (0.14%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.14%) NUnit
8 1 (0.14%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 417 (60.43%) Finance
2 212 (30.72%) Banking
3 123 (17.83%) Front Office
4 96 (13.91%) Back Office
5 60 (8.70%) Investment Banking
6 43 (6.23%) Financial Institution
7 17 (2.46%) Private Banking
8 14 (2.03%) Marketing
9 12 (1.74%) Law
10 11 (1.59%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.59%) Retail
11 8 (1.16%) Legal
12 4 (0.58%) Games
12 4 (0.58%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.43%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.29%) Japanese Language
14 2 (0.29%) Billing
14 2 (0.29%) Advertising
15 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 272 (39.42%) Analyst
2 160 (23.19%) Support Analyst
3 81 (11.74%) Support Engineer
4 80 (11.59%) Desktop Support
5 79 (11.45%) Applications Support
6 57 (8.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 49 (7.10%) Applications Support Analyst
8 39 (5.65%) Desktop Analyst
9 37 (5.36%) Developer
10 34 (4.93%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 32 (4.64%) Service Analyst
12 31 (4.49%) Business Analyst
12 31 (4.49%) IT Support
12 31 (4.49%) Market Data Engineer
13 25 (3.62%) Service Desk Analyst
14 22 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support
14 22 (3.19%) Technical Support
15 21 (3.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 20 (2.90%) Support Technician
17 19 (2.75%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (8.41%) FIX Protocol
2 57 (8.26%) .NET
3 14 (2.03%) XML
4 12 (1.74%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.30%) HTML
6 7 (1.01%) Middleware
6 7 (1.01%) WPF
7 6 (0.87%) WCF
7 6 (0.87%) Rendezvous
8 5 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (0.72%) Entity Framework
8 5 (0.72%) Web Services
8 5 (0.72%) Spring
8 5 (0.72%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.58%) Swing
9 4 (0.58%) Hibernate
9 4 (0.58%) COM
10 3 (0.43%) STL
11 2 (0.29%) XSLT
11 2 (0.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 138 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 91 (13.19%) Hedge funds
3 77 (11.16%) Fixed Income
4 72 (10.43%) Derivative
5 66 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
6 59 (8.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 58 (8.41%) Equities
8 30 (4.35%) iPhone
9 27 (3.91%) Video Conferencing
10 24 (3.48%) Computer Science
10 24 (3.48%) iPad
11 23 (3.33%) SWIFT
12 21 (3.04%) Reference Data
12 21 (3.04%) Management Information System
13 19 (2.75%) PDA
14 18 (2.61%) Eurex
15 16 (2.32%) Data Centre
16 14 (2.03%) Statistics
17 13 (1.88%) Thin Client
17 13 (1.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 316 (45.80%) Windows
2 127 (18.41%) Windows 7
3 105 (15.22%) Linux
4 82 (11.88%) UNIX
5 65 (9.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (8.55%) Windows XP
7 50 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 47 (6.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 39 (5.65%) Windows 8
10 24 (3.48%) CentOS
11 23 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (2.90%) Android
13 13 (1.88%) SUSE
13 13 (1.88%) Debian
14 10 (1.45%) Solaris
14 10 (1.45%) Ubuntu
15 7 (1.01%) Fedora
16 6 (0.87%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (18.26%) ITIL
2 97 (14.06%) Investment Management
3 96 (13.91%) Asset Management
4 59 (8.55%) Project Management
5 44 (6.38%) Service Delivery
6 41 (5.94%) Portfolio Management
7 34 (4.93%) Analytics
8 31 (4.49%) Fund Accounting
9 30 (4.35%) Wealth Management
10 27 (3.91%) Migration
10 27 (3.91%) Mentoring
11 26 (3.77%) Change Management
11 26 (3.77%) Risk Management
12 24 (3.48%) Workflow
12 24 (3.48%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
13 23 (3.33%) Time Management
13 23 (3.33%) Electronic Trading
14 19 (2.75%) Data Management
14 19 (2.75%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 164 (23.77%) SQL
2 68 (9.86%) C#
3 57 (8.26%) C
4 55 (7.97%) Python
5 52 (7.54%) Java
6 47 (6.81%) VBA
7 45 (6.52%) C++
8 37 (5.36%) Perl
9 23 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.17%) MATLAB
10 15 (2.17%) Bash Shell
11 14 (2.03%) T-SQL
12 13 (1.88%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.30%) VB
14 8 (1.16%) JavaScript
15 7 (1.01%) Tcl
16 6 (0.87%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.72%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.72%) R
18 4 (0.58%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 114 (16.52%) Degree
2 48 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (5.36%) CCNA
4 32 (4.64%) CCNP
5 24 (3.48%) MCSE
6 21 (3.04%) MCP
7 16 (2.32%) MCITP
8 14 (2.03%) CCIE
9 12 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.59%) ISEB
11 10 (1.45%) MCSA
12 7 (1.01%) A+ Certification
12 7 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.87%) MCDST
14 4 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.58%) Postgraduate
15 3 (0.43%) CCDP
15 3 (0.43%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.04%) SLA
2 11 (1.59%) QA
3 3 (0.43%) MiFID
4 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 211 (30.58%) Active Directory
2 79 (11.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.19%) vSphere
4 21 (3.04%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.72%) XenApp
8 4 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.29%) XenServer
9 2 (0.29%) Xen
9 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (4.64%) SCCM
2 20 (2.90%) Tivoli
2 20 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (2.17%) FortiGate
4 14 (2.03%) ITRS Geneos
5 9 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
6 8 (1.16%) Puppet
7 7 (1.01%) Nagios
7 7 (1.01%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 6 (0.87%) SCOM
8 6 (0.87%) Sysprep
9 4 (0.58%) Zenoss
10 3 (0.43%) ServiceCenter
10 3 (0.43%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.43%) Dollar Universe
11 1 (0.14%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 372 (53.91%) Reuters
2 287 (41.59%) Microsoft
3 105 (15.22%) Cisco
4 102 (14.78%) VMware
5 80 (11.59%) HP
6 72 (10.43%) Fidessa
7 66 (9.57%) Oracle
8 64 (9.28%) SimCorp
9 59 (8.55%) Citrix
10 41 (5.94%) Sybase
11 37 (5.36%) FactSet
12 36 (5.22%) IBM
12 36 (5.22%) Charles River
13 31 (4.49%) Red Hat
14 27 (3.91%) Dell
15 26 (3.77%) Mitel
16 23 (3.33%) ION Trading
17 22 (3.19%) Juniper
18 21 (3.04%) Avaya
19 20 (2.90%) Patsystems
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39483 - £46450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum +substantial stock and bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 10 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago