The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Bloomberg.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 587 569 533
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -36
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 362 335 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.61% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 286 244 309
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -8.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57421 54820 59871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.07% 48.82% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46000 44686 50506
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 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 April 2014 within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 17 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -2 362 £45,000 -5.26% 53
London -14 349 £45,000 - 51
City of London -18 98 £47,500 +5.55% 30
Canary Wharf +13 8 £40,000 +5.26%
South East -13 5 £61,250 +16.66% 1
South West - 5 £47,500 -
Mayfair - 5 £57,500 -
Bristol - 5 £47,500 -
North West +3 3 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Kent - 3 £61,250 - 1
Docklands, London -1 2 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £44,250 - 1
Milton Keynes -4 1 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £52,500 -
Surrey - 1 £65,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £42,500 - 1
Manchester - 1 £42,500 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 429 (61.99%) Reuters
2 411 (59.39%) Finance
3 342 (49.42%) Windows
4 239 (34.54%) Microsoft
5 229 (33.09%) Active Directory
6 225 (32.51%) Banking
7 208 (30.06%) SQL
8 189 (27.31%) Front Office
9 185 (26.73%) Hedge funds
10 170 (24.57%) Degree
11 157 (22.69%) Blackberry
11 157 (22.69%) MS Office
12 151 (21.82%) MS Exchange
13 142 (20.52%) Windows 7
14 128 (18.50%) SQL Server
15 125 (18.06%) C#
16 119 (17.20%) Cisco
17 116 (16.76%) TCP/IP
18 115 (16.62%) ITIL
19 110 (15.90%) Exchange Server 2010
20 107 (15.46%) MS Excel
21 101 (14.60%) Investment Banking
22 99 (14.31%) VMware
22 99 (14.31%) Windows Server 2008
23 96 (13.87%) Citrix
24 95 (13.73%) Windows XP
24 95 (13.73%) Equities
24 95 (13.73%) Asset Management
25 91 (13.15%) Linux
26 85 (12.28%) DHCP

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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
1 151 (21.82%) MS Exchange
2 110 (15.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (10.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 70 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (2.31%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.59%) IIS
8 10 (1.45%) Lync
9 9 (1.30%) MTS
10 6 (0.87%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.72%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.58%) Apache
13 3 (0.43%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.29%) TIBCO EMS
14 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
15 1 (0.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 157 (22.69%) MS Office
2 107 (15.46%) MS Excel
3 32 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (4.05%) LatentZero
2 26 (3.76%) Markit EDM
2 26 (3.76%) Eikon
3 24 (3.47%) RMDS
4 11 (1.59%) Summit
5 9 (1.30%) SimCorp Dimension
6 8 (1.16%) 3000 Xtra
7 7 (1.01%) Eagle PACE
8 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
10 3 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (0.43%) IntelliMatch
11 2 (0.29%) PORTIA
12 1 (0.14%) LongView
12 1 (0.14%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.14%) IaaS
2 1 (0.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (16.76%) TCP/IP
2 85 (12.28%) DHCP
3 81 (11.71%) DNS
4 60 (8.67%) Firewall
5 58 (8.38%) VPN
6 56 (8.09%) LAN
7 52 (7.51%) WAN
8 44 (6.36%) VoIP
9 37 (5.35%) Cisco IOS
10 26 (3.76%) IP Telephony
11 17 (2.46%) SAN
12 13 (1.88%) Network Security
13 10 (1.45%) MPLS
13 10 (1.45%) BGP
14 9 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (1.16%) Cisco IPT
15 8 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (1.16%) NAS
16 7 (1.01%) Multicast
16 7 (1.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (18.50%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (2.60%) Relational Database
4 16 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (1.16%) MySQL
8 8 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.01%) MS Access
10 5 (0.72%) Informix
10 5 (0.72%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.58%) Data Mart
12 3 (0.43%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.43%) KDB
13 2 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle9i Database
14 1 (0.14%) DTS
14 1 (0.14%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 15 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.87%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 6 (0.87%) Subversion
3 6 (0.87%) JIRA
4 4 (0.58%) Toad
4 4 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (0.58%) JUnit
5 3 (0.43%) Mockito
5 3 (0.43%) NUnit
6 2 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.14%) MSTest
7 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.14%) Selenium
7 1 (0.14%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 411 (59.39%) Finance
2 225 (32.51%) Banking
3 189 (27.31%) Front Office
4 101 (14.60%) Investment Banking
5 80 (11.56%) Back Office
6 40 (5.78%) Financial Institution
7 34 (4.91%) Telecoms
8 21 (3.03%) Law
9 16 (2.31%) Retail
10 11 (1.59%) Retail Banking
10 11 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
10 11 (1.59%) Marketing
11 10 (1.45%) Legal
12 9 (1.30%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.87%) Wholesale Banking
14 2 (0.29%) Games
15 1 (0.14%) Advertising
15 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 223 (32.23%) Analyst
2 130 (18.79%) Support Analyst
3 103 (14.88%) Developer
4 89 (12.86%) Desktop Support
5 49 (7.08%) C# Developer
6 48 (6.94%) Business Analyst
7 47 (6.79%) Support Engineer
8 43 (6.21%) Applications Support
8 43 (6.21%) 3rd Line Support
9 36 (5.20%) 2nd Line Support
10 30 (4.34%) Desktop Analyst
11 29 (4.19%) Desktop Engineer
11 29 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 28 (4.05%) Consultant
13 27 (3.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 26 (3.76%) Applications Support Analyst
14 26 (3.76%) Junior
15 24 (3.47%) Technical Consultant
15 24 (3.47%) IT Support
16 23 (3.32%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (10.69%) .NET
2 32 (4.62%) WPF
3 31 (4.48%) WCF
4 23 (3.32%) Rendezvous
5 21 (3.03%) XML
6 16 (2.31%) WinForms
7 14 (2.02%) .NET Framework
8 13 (1.88%) WSH
9 12 (1.73%) ASP.NET
10 10 (1.45%) Software Packaging
11 9 (1.30%) Web Services
12 8 (1.16%) Flash
12 8 (1.16%) FIX Protocol
12 8 (1.16%) Spring
13 7 (1.01%) Ajax
14 6 (0.87%) Django
14 6 (0.87%) J2EE
14 6 (0.87%) REST
15 5 (0.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 5 (0.72%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 185 (26.73%) Hedge funds
2 157 (22.69%) Blackberry
3 95 (13.73%) Equities
4 67 (9.68%) Computer Science
5 63 (9.10%) Fixed Income
6 61 (8.82%) Derivative
7 59 (8.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 42 (6.07%) Management Information System
9 28 (4.05%) Reference Data
10 24 (3.47%) PDA
11 21 (3.03%) Credit Risk
12 20 (2.89%) Clustering
13 19 (2.75%) Mathematics
14 16 (2.31%) SWIFT
15 14 (2.02%) Equity Derivative
16 12 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
16 12 (1.73%) Client/Server
17 10 (1.45%) Smartphone
17 10 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
18 9 (1.30%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 342 (49.42%) Windows
2 142 (20.52%) Windows 7
3 99 (14.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 95 (13.73%) Windows XP
5 91 (13.15%) Linux
6 78 (11.27%) UNIX
7 40 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (2.60%) Android
8 18 (2.60%) Solaris
8 18 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (2.02%) Windows 8
9 14 (2.02%) Mac OS X
10 11 (1.59%) Windows 2000
10 11 (1.59%) Apple iOS
11 10 (1.45%) AIX
12 8 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (1.01%) SUSE
14 5 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.58%) Debian
16 3 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (16.62%) ITIL
2 95 (13.73%) Asset Management
3 80 (11.56%) Investment Management
4 58 (8.38%) Risk Management
5 54 (7.80%) Analytics
6 46 (6.65%) Project Management
7 37 (5.35%) Business Analysis
8 36 (5.20%) Change Management
9 28 (4.05%) Migration
10 27 (3.90%) Fund Management
10 27 (3.90%) Multithreading
11 25 (3.61%) Wealth Management
12 21 (3.03%) Finite Element Analysis
12 21 (3.03%) Risk Analytics
13 18 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (2.60%) Service Management
14 17 (2.46%) ETRM
15 16 (2.31%) Low Latency
15 16 (2.31%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (2.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 208 (30.06%) SQL
2 125 (18.06%) C#
3 73 (10.55%) PowerShell
4 52 (7.51%) Python
5 51 (7.37%) Perl
6 50 (7.23%) Java
7 43 (6.21%) C++
8 40 (5.78%) VBA
9 36 (5.20%) VBScript
10 26 (3.76%) VB
11 21 (3.03%) T-SQL
12 18 (2.60%) C
13 17 (2.46%) MATLAB
14 15 (2.17%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.01%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.87%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.87%) R
17 5 (0.72%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.72%) JavaScript
18 4 (0.58%) Lua
Qualifications
1 170 (24.57%) Degree
2 65 (9.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (5.64%) MCSE
4 36 (5.20%) CCNA
4 36 (5.20%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (4.19%) MCP
6 26 (3.76%) MCITP
7 22 (3.18%) MCSA
8 17 (2.46%) MCDST
9 15 (2.17%) CFA
10 7 (1.01%) PhD
11 6 (0.87%) CCNP
11 6 (0.87%) MBA
12 5 (0.72%) A+ Certification
12 5 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.58%) CISSP
14 3 (0.43%) CNA
14 3 (0.43%) CNE
14 3 (0.43%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.76%) SLA
2 8 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (1.16%) MiFID
2 8 (1.16%) Basel III
3 7 (1.01%) QA
4 6 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.43%) EMIR
6 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 229 (33.09%) Active Directory
2 66 (9.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (3.76%) XenApp
4 19 (2.75%) Hyper-V
5 14 (2.02%) XenServer
6 13 (1.88%) MetaFrame
7 9 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.87%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.72%) Xen
9 5 (0.72%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.58%) vSphere
11 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (6.36%) SCCM
2 30 (4.34%) NetBackup
3 24 (3.47%) Puppet
4 23 (3.32%) WSUS
5 19 (2.75%) Nagios
6 12 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (1.59%) Backup Exec
8 10 (1.45%) Control-M
9 9 (1.30%) ITRS Geneos
10 7 (1.01%) ServiceCenter
10 7 (1.01%) OpenView
10 7 (1.01%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
12 3 (0.43%) Unicenter
13 2 (0.29%) DameWare
14 1 (0.14%) ARCserve
14 1 (0.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 429 (61.99%) Reuters
2 239 (34.54%) Microsoft
3 119 (17.20%) Cisco
4 99 (14.31%) VMware
5 96 (13.87%) Citrix
6 72 (10.40%) Oracle
7 68 (9.83%) Fidessa
8 48 (6.94%) HP
8 48 (6.94%) NetApp
9 39 (5.64%) Charles River
10 32 (4.62%) GoldenSource
11 31 (4.48%) TIBCO
12 29 (4.19%) Sybase
13 28 (4.05%) thinkFolio
14 27 (3.90%) CheckPoint
15 26 (3.76%) Dell
16 20 (2.89%) Murex
16 20 (2.89%) Tradeweb
17 19 (2.75%) ION Trading
17 19 (2.75%) CQG
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is negotiable depending on ex
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Salary 50-60k base plus bonus and b
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Romford, Essex
TRG
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Romford, Essex
TRG
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Liberum
Salary: Approximately £22,000 per annum + annual discretionary bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Possibly more for the absolute perfe
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Visium Asset Management
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 25 days ago