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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 587 577 536
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -41
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 376 331 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.60% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 291 244 308
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +35.48%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57835 55228 60138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.12% 48.84% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 46278 44987 50706
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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 21 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 16 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 +8 374 £45,000 -5.26% 53
London -8 360 £45,000 - 51
City of London -20 96 £47,500 +8.57% 30
Canary Wharf +12 7 £40,000 -38.69%
South East -13 6 £61,250 +16.66% 1
Mayfair - 6 £57,500 -
South West - 4 £47,500 -
Bristol - 4 £47,500 -
North West 0 3 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Kent - 3 £61,250 - 1
Milton Keynes +3 2 £52,500 -
Docklands, London -2 2 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire -14 2 £52,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £44,250 - 1
Stirling -6 1 - - 3
Scotland -27 1 - - 6
Knutsford - 1 £42,500 - 1
Manchester - 1 £42,500 -
Surrey - 1 £65,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £33,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £33,500 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 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
3 341 (49.28%) Windows
4 238 (34.39%) Microsoft
5 229 (33.09%) Banking
6 224 (32.37%) Active Directory
7 198 (28.61%) SQL
8 192 (27.75%) Front Office
9 182 (26.30%) Hedge funds
10 172 (24.86%) Degree
11 159 (22.98%) MS Office
12 153 (22.11%) Blackberry
13 144 (20.81%) Windows 7
14 142 (20.52%) MS Exchange
15 127 (18.35%) SQL Server
16 124 (17.92%) C#
17 118 (17.05%) TCP/IP
18 117 (16.91%) ITIL
19 114 (16.47%) Cisco
20 109 (15.75%) MS Excel
21 103 (14.88%) Investment Banking
22 102 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2010
23 96 (13.87%) Windows XP
23 96 (13.87%) Asset Management
24 95 (13.73%) Citrix
25 94 (13.58%) Windows Server 2008
26 92 (13.29%) VMware
26 92 (13.29%) Equities
27 88 (12.72%) Linux
28 80 (11.56%) DHCP

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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
1 142 (20.52%) MS Exchange
2 102 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (9.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 65 (9.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (2.17%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.59%) IIS
8 9 (1.30%) Lync
8 9 (1.30%) MTS
9 6 (0.87%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.72%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.58%) Apache
12 3 (0.43%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.29%) TIBCO EMS
14 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 159 (22.98%) MS Office
2 109 (15.75%) 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 27 (3.90%) LatentZero
2 25 (3.61%) Eikon
3 24 (3.47%) Markit EDM
4 23 (3.32%) RMDS
5 11 (1.59%) Summit
6 10 (1.45%) SimCorp Dimension
7 8 (1.16%) Eagle PACE
7 8 (1.16%) 3000 Xtra
8 4 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.29%) PORTIA
10 2 (0.29%) IntelliMatch
11 1 (0.14%) Front Arena
11 1 (0.14%) Endur
11 1 (0.14%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.43%) Office 365
2 1 (0.14%) IaaS
2 1 (0.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 118 (17.05%) TCP/IP
2 80 (11.56%) DHCP
3 76 (10.98%) DNS
4 59 (8.53%) Firewall
5 57 (8.24%) VPN
6 56 (8.09%) LAN
7 52 (7.51%) WAN
8 42 (6.07%) VoIP
9 33 (4.77%) Cisco IOS
10 25 (3.61%) IP Telephony
11 14 (2.02%) SAN
12 13 (1.88%) Network Security
13 10 (1.45%) BGP
13 10 (1.45%) MPLS
14 9 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (1.16%) Cisco IPT
15 8 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (1.01%) NAS
16 7 (1.01%) Multicast
16 7 (1.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (18.35%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.46%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
4 14 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (1.16%) MySQL
7 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (1.01%) MS Access
9 6 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.58%) Informix
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.43%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.43%) KDB
11 3 (0.43%) Data Mart
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.14%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 14 (2.02%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.87%) JIRA
3 6 (0.87%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 5 (0.72%) Subversion
5 4 (0.58%) JUnit
5 4 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.43%) Mockito
6 3 (0.43%) NUnit
6 3 (0.43%) Toad
7 1 (0.14%) MSTest
7 1 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.14%) Selenium
7 1 (0.14%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
General
1 411 (59.39%) Finance
2 229 (33.09%) Banking
3 192 (27.75%) Front Office
4 103 (14.88%) Investment Banking
5 77 (11.13%) Back Office
6 40 (5.78%) Financial Institution
7 35 (5.06%) Telecoms
8 22 (3.18%) 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
1 227 (32.80%) Analyst
2 130 (18.79%) Support Analyst
3 101 (14.60%) Developer
4 91 (13.15%) Desktop Support
5 50 (7.23%) Business Analyst
6 49 (7.08%) C# Developer
7 46 (6.65%) Support Engineer
8 45 (6.50%) Applications Support
9 43 (6.21%) 3rd Line Support
10 37 (5.35%) 2nd Line Support
11 31 (4.48%) Desktop Analyst
12 30 (4.34%) Desktop Engineer
13 28 (4.05%) Consultant
14 27 (3.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 26 (3.76%) Applications Support Analyst
15 26 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 25 (3.61%) Junior
17 24 (3.47%) Technical Consultant
18 23 (3.32%) Team Leader
19 22 (3.18%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (10.69%) .NET
2 32 (4.62%) WPF
3 30 (4.34%) WCF
4 22 (3.18%) Rendezvous
5 21 (3.03%) XML
6 16 (2.31%) WinForms
7 14 (2.02%) .NET Framework
8 13 (1.88%) WSH
9 11 (1.59%) ASP.NET
10 10 (1.45%) Software Packaging
11 8 (1.16%) Web Services
11 8 (1.16%) Flash
11 8 (1.16%) Spring
12 7 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
12 7 (1.01%) Ajax
13 6 (0.87%) J2EE
13 6 (0.87%) Django
13 6 (0.87%) REST
14 5 (0.72%) Scilab
14 5 (0.72%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 182 (26.30%) Hedge funds
2 153 (22.11%) Blackberry
3 92 (13.29%) Equities
4 67 (9.68%) Computer Science
5 64 (9.25%) Fixed Income
6 62 (8.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 62 (8.96%) Derivative
7 41 (5.92%) Management Information System
8 27 (3.90%) Reference Data
9 24 (3.47%) PDA
10 22 (3.18%) Credit Risk
11 19 (2.75%) Mathematics
12 18 (2.60%) Clustering
13 15 (2.17%) SWIFT
14 13 (1.88%) Equity Derivative
15 12 (1.73%) Client/Server
15 12 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
16 10 (1.45%) Smartphone
17 9 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
17 9 (1.30%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 341 (49.28%) Windows
2 144 (20.81%) Windows 7
3 96 (13.87%) Windows XP
4 94 (13.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (12.72%) Linux
6 77 (11.13%) UNIX
7 40 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (2.60%) Solaris
8 18 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (2.31%) Android
10 14 (2.02%) Mac OS X
10 14 (2.02%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.59%) Apple iOS
11 11 (1.59%) Windows 2000
12 9 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.30%) AIX
13 7 (1.01%) SUSE
14 5 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.58%) Debian
16 3 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (16.91%) ITIL
2 96 (13.87%) Asset Management
3 78 (11.27%) Investment Management
4 58 (8.38%) Risk Management
5 56 (8.09%) Analytics
6 44 (6.36%) Project Management
7 36 (5.20%) Business Analysis
8 35 (5.06%) Change Management
9 27 (3.90%) Fund Management
9 27 (3.90%) Multithreading
10 26 (3.76%) Migration
11 24 (3.47%) Wealth Management
12 22 (3.18%) Finite Element Analysis
12 22 (3.18%) Risk Analytics
13 18 (2.60%) Service Management
13 18 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (2.60%) Electronic Trading
14 17 (2.46%) ETRM
15 16 (2.31%) Workflow
15 16 (2.31%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 198 (28.61%) SQL
2 124 (17.92%) C#
3 72 (10.40%) PowerShell
4 53 (7.66%) Python
5 50 (7.23%) Java
5 50 (7.23%) Perl
6 42 (6.07%) C++
7 39 (5.64%) VBA
8 38 (5.49%) VBScript
9 27 (3.90%) VB
10 18 (2.60%) T-SQL
10 18 (2.60%) C
11 17 (2.46%) MATLAB
12 15 (2.17%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.87%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.87%) R
14 5 (0.72%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.72%) JavaScript
15 4 (0.58%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.58%) Lua
Qualifications
1 172 (24.86%) Degree
2 64 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (5.35%) MCSE
4 34 (4.91%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (4.91%) CCNA
5 31 (4.48%) MCP
6 27 (3.90%) MCITP
7 22 (3.18%) MCSA
8 17 (2.46%) MCDST
9 14 (2.02%) CFA
10 7 (1.01%) A+ Certification
10 7 (1.01%) PhD
11 6 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.87%) CCNP
11 6 (0.87%) MBA
12 4 (0.58%) CISSP
13 3 (0.43%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.43%) CNA
13 3 (0.43%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.05%) SLA
2 8 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (1.16%) MiFID
2 8 (1.16%) Basel III
3 7 (1.01%) QA
4 5 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.29%) EMIR
6 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 224 (32.37%) Active Directory
2 61 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (3.76%) XenApp
4 20 (2.89%) 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%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.43%) vSphere
12 2 (0.29%) Xen
13 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 43 (6.21%) SCCM
2 29 (4.19%) NetBackup
3 23 (3.32%) WSUS
4 22 (3.18%) Puppet
5 17 (2.46%) Nagios
6 12 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (1.59%) Backup Exec
8 9 (1.30%) ITRS Geneos
8 9 (1.30%) Control-M
9 7 (1.01%) ServiceCenter
9 7 (1.01%) Tivoli
9 7 (1.01%) OpenView
10 6 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
11 3 (0.43%) Unicenter
12 2 (0.29%) DameWare
13 1 (0.14%) Nessus
13 1 (0.14%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 429 (61.99%) Reuters
2 238 (34.39%) Microsoft
3 114 (16.47%) Cisco
4 95 (13.73%) Citrix
5 92 (13.29%) VMware
6 67 (9.68%) Oracle
7 63 (9.10%) Fidessa
8 50 (7.23%) HP
9 45 (6.50%) NetApp
10 39 (5.64%) Charles River
11 31 (4.48%) GoldenSource
12 29 (4.19%) Sybase
12 29 (4.19%) TIBCO
13 26 (3.76%) thinkFolio
13 26 (3.76%) Dell
14 25 (3.61%) CheckPoint
15 24 (3.47%) Tradeweb
16 19 (2.75%) ION Trading
16 19 (2.75%) Murex
16 19 (2.75%) CQG
City, London
Liberum
Salary: Approximately £22,000 per annum + annual discretionary bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Possibly more for the absolute perfe
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent performance related bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent salary up to £50k base plu
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is negotiable depending on ex
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago