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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 603 576 579
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +3
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 303 347 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.66% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 244 266 256
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,850 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-3.74% -10.95%

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
50801 52655 52912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.21% 47.03% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41076 41889 43249
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 £71,500 £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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 20 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 March 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 -29 291 £50,000 +11.11% 50
London -3 281 £50,000 +11.11% 49
City of London +27 92 £50,000 +11.11% 21
Scotland +26 11 £45,000 - 3
Stirling -2 8 - - 1
South East -7 6 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Surrey +8 4 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Edinburgh - 3 £45,000 - 2
Liverpool +16 2 - -
Merseyside +12 2 - -
North West +9 2 - -
Mayfair -8 2 £40,000 -33.33%
Tyne and Wear - 2 £38,750 -
North East - 2 £38,750 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £38,750 -
Woking - 2 £55,000 - 1
Kent +16 1 £60,000 -
Docklands, London 0 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Reading - 1 £25,000 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 373 (55.92%) Reuters
2 360 (53.97%) Windows
3 346 (51.87%) Finance
4 290 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 239 (35.83%) Active Directory
6 175 (26.24%) Banking
7 166 (24.89%) SQL
8 156 (23.39%) Front Office
9 152 (22.79%) MS Exchange
10 132 (19.79%) MS Office
11 130 (19.49%) ITIL
12 129 (19.34%) MS Excel
12 129 (19.34%) Blackberry
13 125 (18.74%) C#
13 125 (18.74%) Windows 7
14 120 (17.99%) UNIX
15 108 (16.19%) Linux
16 107 (16.04%) Investment Management
17 97 (14.54%) Asset Management
18 96 (14.39%) Degree
18 96 (14.39%) Hedge funds
19 93 (13.94%) Cisco
20 92 (13.79%) SQL Server
20 92 (13.79%) VMware
21 89 (13.34%) FIX Protocol
22 85 (12.74%) Citrix
23 81 (12.14%) Java
24 79 (11.84%) Investment Banking
25 78 (11.69%) Fixed Income
26 77 (11.54%) Windows XP

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 152 (22.79%) MS Exchange
2 69 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 48 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 37 (5.55%) Lync
6 34 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 31 (4.65%) SharePoint
8 29 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (2.40%) IBM Notes
10 9 (1.35%) TIBCO EMS
11 7 (1.05%) MTS
12 3 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (0.45%) Tornado
13 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.30%) IIS
13 2 (0.30%) JBoss
14 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.15%) Site Server
14 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 132 (19.79%) MS Office
2 129 (19.34%) MS Excel
3 50 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 66 (9.90%) thinkFolio
2 24 (3.60%) RMDS
3 18 (2.70%) Markit EDM
4 17 (2.55%) Oracle General Ledger
4 17 (2.55%) Dynamics GP
5 13 (1.95%) SimCorp Dimension
6 10 (1.50%) ION MarketView
7 8 (1.20%) 3000 Xtra
7 8 (1.20%) Eikon
7 8 (1.20%) LatentZero
7 8 (1.20%) Front Arena
8 5 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.60%) LongView
10 3 (0.45%) Summit
10 3 (0.45%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 3 (0.45%) Bloomberg TOMS
11 2 (0.30%) HiPortfolio
12 1 (0.15%) Tesseract
12 1 (0.15%) Minerva
12 1 (0.15%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.75%) SaaS
3 4 (0.60%) Office 365
4 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (10.64%) WAN
2 69 (10.34%) LAN
3 62 (9.30%) TCP/IP
4 61 (9.15%) Firewall
5 59 (8.85%) SAN
6 58 (8.70%) DNS
7 47 (7.05%) Internet
8 44 (6.60%) VPN
9 35 (5.25%) Wireless
10 28 (4.20%) iSCSI
10 28 (4.20%) Cisco Nexus
11 27 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (4.05%) Fibre Channel
12 23 (3.45%) Network Security
13 21 (3.15%) DHCP
14 19 (2.85%) IP Telephony
14 19 (2.85%) Multicast
15 17 (2.55%) BGP
16 16 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (2.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.55%) Relational Database
3 33 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 13 (1.95%) MySQL
7 9 (1.35%) Informix
8 6 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.75%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.75%) Big Data
9 5 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.60%) DB2
10 4 (0.60%) MS Access
11 3 (0.45%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.30%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.30%) KDB
Development Applications
1 7 (1.05%) Subversion
1 7 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 4 (0.60%) Maven
3 2 (0.30%) JIRA
3 2 (0.30%) jMock
3 2 (0.30%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.30%) NUnit
3 2 (0.30%) Hamcrest
3 2 (0.30%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.15%) Hudson
4 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.15%) JUnit
4 1 (0.15%) Moq
4 1 (0.15%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.15%) MSI
4 1 (0.15%) AdminStudio
General
1 346 (51.87%) Finance
2 175 (26.24%) Banking
3 156 (23.39%) Front Office
4 79 (11.84%) Investment Banking
5 70 (10.49%) Back Office
6 26 (3.90%) Financial Institution
7 17 (2.55%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.50%) Law
8 10 (1.50%) Private Banking
9 6 (0.90%) Marketing
9 6 (0.90%) Multimedia
9 6 (0.90%) Legal
10 5 (0.75%) French Language
11 4 (0.60%) Billing
11 4 (0.60%) Retail
12 2 (0.30%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 258 (38.68%) Analyst
2 143 (21.44%) Support Analyst
3 89 (13.34%) Applications Support
4 78 (11.69%) Desktop Support
5 73 (10.94%) Support Engineer
6 71 (10.64%) Developer
7 58 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 48 (7.20%) Service Analyst
9 44 (6.60%) 3rd Line Support
10 41 (6.15%) Service Desk Analyst
11 33 (4.95%) Desktop Analyst
12 32 (4.80%) Applications Support Analyst
13 31 (4.65%) IT Support
14 29 (4.35%) Business Analyst
15 27 (4.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 26 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 24 (3.60%) Technical Support
18 21 (3.15%) Senior Support Engineer
19 19 (2.85%) Support Manager
20 17 (2.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (13.34%) FIX Protocol
2 60 (9.00%) .NET
3 19 (2.85%) Rendezvous
4 15 (2.25%) Middleware
4 15 (2.25%) WPF
5 13 (1.95%) Spring
6 9 (1.35%) WinForms
7 8 (1.20%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.05%) XML
8 7 (1.05%) WCF
9 6 (0.90%) JMS
10 5 (0.75%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.75%) Reactive Extensions
11 4 (0.60%) Swing
12 3 (0.45%) Web Services
12 3 (0.45%) COM
12 3 (0.45%) J2EE
12 3 (0.45%) Hibernate
12 3 (0.45%) OSGi
12 3 (0.45%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 129 (19.34%) Blackberry
2 96 (14.39%) Hedge funds
3 78 (11.69%) Fixed Income
4 77 (11.54%) Equities
5 54 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (7.65%) Derivative
7 36 (5.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 23 (3.45%) iPhone
9 21 (3.15%) Computer Science
10 20 (3.00%) iPad
11 19 (2.85%) Reference Data
12 14 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
13 13 (1.95%) Fat Client
13 13 (1.95%) Thin Client
14 11 (1.65%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.65%) PDA
15 8 (1.20%) Grid Computing
16 7 (1.05%) Economics
16 7 (1.05%) Mathematics
17 6 (0.90%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 360 (53.97%) Windows
2 125 (18.74%) Windows 7
3 120 (17.99%) UNIX
4 108 (16.19%) Linux
5 77 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 67 (10.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 60 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 47 (7.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (5.25%) Solaris
10 32 (4.80%) Windows 8
11 21 (3.15%) Windows NT
12 20 (3.00%) CentOS
13 13 (1.95%) SUSE
13 13 (1.95%) Debian
14 12 (1.80%) Mac OS X
15 11 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (1.65%) Android
16 9 (1.35%) Fedora
16 9 (1.35%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (19.49%) ITIL
2 107 (16.04%) Investment Management
3 97 (14.54%) Asset Management
4 54 (8.10%) Electronic Trading
5 41 (6.15%) Analytics
6 40 (6.00%) Service Delivery
7 32 (4.80%) Risk Management
8 25 (3.75%) Algorithmic Trading
9 24 (3.60%) BCP
10 23 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (3.30%) Change Management
12 21 (3.15%) Migration
13 20 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (2.70%) Portfolio Management
15 17 (2.55%) Low Latency
15 17 (2.55%) Multithreading
16 16 (2.40%) Fund Accounting
16 16 (2.40%) Mentoring
16 16 (2.40%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (24.89%) SQL
2 125 (18.74%) C#
3 81 (12.14%) Java
4 71 (10.64%) Perl
5 59 (8.85%) C++
6 55 (8.25%) VBA
7 50 (7.50%) T-SQL
8 42 (6.30%) Python
9 24 (3.60%) Bash Shell
10 15 (2.25%) VBScript
10 15 (2.25%) JavaScript
11 13 (1.95%) VB
11 13 (1.95%) Shell Script
11 13 (1.95%) MATLAB
12 9 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.35%) Tcl
12 9 (1.35%) C
12 9 (1.35%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.05%) Korn
14 6 (0.90%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 96 (14.39%) Degree
2 27 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (3.90%) CCNA
4 25 (3.75%) MCP
4 25 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (2.70%) MCSE
6 12 (1.80%) MCSA
7 11 (1.65%) A+ Certification
8 10 (1.50%) CCNP
9 7 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.90%) MOS
10 6 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.75%) MCDST
11 5 (0.75%) MCITP
12 4 (0.60%) CISSP
13 3 (0.45%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.45%) HNC
13 3 (0.45%) HND
14 2 (0.30%) Security Cleared
15 1 (0.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.85%) SLA
2 15 (2.25%) QA
3 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.15%) EMIR
3 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 239 (35.83%) Active Directory
2 67 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.00%) vSphere
4 17 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (2.40%) XenApp
6 10 (1.50%) MetaFrame
7 7 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.60%) Xen
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.15%) XenServer
10 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (4.05%) FortiGate
2 23 (3.45%) SCCM
3 10 (1.50%) NetBackup
4 8 (1.20%) ITRS Geneos
5 6 (0.90%) Sysprep
5 6 (0.90%) WSUS
6 5 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.60%) Puppet
7 4 (0.60%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.60%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.45%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.15%) Dollar Universe
9 1 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.15%) DameWare
9 1 (0.15%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 373 (55.92%) Reuters
2 290 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 93 (13.94%) Cisco
4 92 (13.79%) VMware
5 85 (12.74%) Citrix
6 66 (9.90%) Fidessa
7 62 (9.30%) HP
8 60 (9.00%) FactSet
9 55 (8.25%) Sybase
10 47 (7.05%) Dell
11 44 (6.60%) Juniper
12 42 (6.30%) Oracle
12 42 (6.30%) NYFIX
13 41 (6.15%) SimCorp
14 40 (6.00%) Symantec
15 38 (5.70%) Charles River
16 36 (5.40%) IBM
17 34 (5.10%) Avaya
18 31 (4.65%) Mitel
19 30 (4.50%) SunGard
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum To 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: Up to £85,000 per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Loads of benefits/bonuses etc
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + £1,250 Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £66000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: £40,000 per annum Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £120000.00 - £150000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + COMMISSION
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + COMMISSION
Posted: 9 days ago
Stirling
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago