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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 509 589 551
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -38
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 447 313 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.60% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 299 231 319
Average salary £48,250 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -18.60%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55218 52337 56898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.21% 48.14% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 44306 42736 47984
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,299
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 +58 428 £50,000 - 46
London +41 420 £45,000 -10.00% 41
City of London +46 157 £50,000 -13.04% 25
Scotland +5 14 £37,500 - 1
Edinburgh -12 7 £37,500 - 1
Stirling - 7 - -
Mayfair - 6 £56,250 -
East of England -2 5 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Essex - 5 £50,000 -
South East -23 3 £49,250 -1.50% 4
Merseyside - 3 £52,500 -
North West - 3 £52,500 -
Liverpool - 3 £52,500 -
Kent - 2 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £36,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £40,000 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 521 (64.88%) Finance
2 435 (54.17%) Reuters
3 360 (44.83%) Windows
4 269 (33.50%) SQL
5 247 (30.76%) Microsoft
6 217 (27.02%) Active Directory
7 216 (26.90%) Degree
8 190 (23.66%) Front Office
9 181 (22.54%) Hedge funds
10 175 (21.79%) C#
11 171 (21.30%) SQL Server
12 170 (21.17%) MS Exchange
13 164 (20.42%) Banking
14 142 (17.68%) MS Excel
15 136 (16.94%) Blackberry
16 133 (16.56%) Equities
17 128 (15.94%) UNIX
18 125 (15.57%) Windows Server 2008
19 123 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2010
20 122 (15.19%) ITIL
21 121 (15.07%) Cisco
22 120 (14.94%) Linux
22 120 (14.94%) Windows 7
23 118 (14.69%) Back Office
24 113 (14.07%) MS Office
25 111 (13.82%) Fixed Income
26 109 (13.57%) VMware
27 106 (13.20%) Analytics
28 102 (12.70%) TCP/IP
28 102 (12.70%) Investment Management

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 170 (21.17%) MS Exchange
2 123 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 81 (10.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 69 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (2.24%) SharePoint
7 14 (1.74%) Lync
8 7 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (0.75%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.62%) IIS
10 5 (0.62%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.62%) Apache
11 4 (0.50%) MTS
12 3 (0.37%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.37%) Confluence
13 2 (0.25%) Mule
13 2 (0.25%) TIBCO EMS
14 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
14 1 (0.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 142 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 113 (14.07%) MS Office
3 27 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 56 (6.97%) RMDS
2 40 (4.98%) Eikon
3 28 (3.49%) Markit EDM
4 27 (3.36%) LatentZero
5 14 (1.74%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 14 (1.74%) Summit
6 13 (1.62%) 3000 Xtra
7 12 (1.49%) Front Arena
8 9 (1.12%) SimCorp Dimension
9 5 (0.62%) ION MarketView
10 4 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (0.37%) IntelliMatch
12 2 (0.25%) MultiFonds
13 1 (0.12%) PolarLake
13 1 (0.12%) HiPortfolio
13 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.12%) SaaS
2 1 (0.12%) PaaS
2 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (12.70%) TCP/IP
2 101 (12.58%) DNS
3 90 (11.21%) DHCP
4 81 (10.09%) LAN
5 73 (9.09%) Firewall
6 72 (8.97%) WAN
7 58 (7.22%) VPN
8 50 (6.23%) Internet
9 49 (6.10%) Cisco IOS
10 39 (4.86%) VoIP
11 31 (3.86%) SAN
12 25 (3.11%) Intranet
13 23 (2.86%) Multicast
14 19 (2.37%) IP Telephony
15 16 (1.99%) Network Security
16 13 (1.62%) iSCSI
17 11 (1.37%) Cisco IPT
18 10 (1.25%) SSL
19 9 (1.12%) MPLS
19 9 (1.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (21.30%) SQL Server
2 44 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 42 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (2.37%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.37%) Sybase ASE
8 11 (1.37%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.12%) Sybase IQ
10 8 (1.00%) Data Mart
11 7 (0.87%) KDB
12 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (0.62%) MySQL
13 5 (0.62%) DTS
13 5 (0.62%) Informix
14 4 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.50%) MS Access
15 2 (0.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (2.12%) Visual Studio Team System
3 15 (1.87%) Subversion
4 12 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.25%) JIRA
6 8 (1.00%) Toad
7 6 (0.75%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 5 (0.62%) JUnit
8 5 (0.62%) Mockito
9 4 (0.50%) Apache Ivy
9 4 (0.50%) Hamcrest
9 4 (0.50%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.50%) jMock
10 2 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.25%) Maven
10 2 (0.25%) NUnit
10 2 (0.25%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.25%) Ant
11 1 (0.12%) MSTest
11 1 (0.12%) Yeoman
General
1 521 (64.88%) Finance
2 190 (23.66%) Front Office
3 164 (20.42%) Banking
4 118 (14.69%) Back Office
5 94 (11.71%) Investment Banking
6 89 (11.08%) Law
7 43 (5.35%) Multimedia
8 37 (4.61%) Legal
9 33 (4.11%) Financial Institution
10 17 (2.12%) Telecoms
11 13 (1.62%) Publishing
12 6 (0.75%) Retail
13 5 (0.62%) French Language
13 5 (0.62%) Japanese Language
14 4 (0.50%) German Language
14 4 (0.50%) Mandarin Language
15 2 (0.25%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.25%) Marketing
16 1 (0.12%) Games
16 1 (0.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 230 (28.64%) Analyst
2 173 (21.54%) Developer
3 121 (15.07%) Support Analyst
4 75 (9.34%) C# Developer
5 65 (8.09%) Desktop Support
6 62 (7.72%) Business Analyst
7 54 (6.72%) Support Engineer
8 44 (5.48%) Technical Support
9 43 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support
10 41 (5.11%) Applications Support
11 39 (4.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 38 (4.73%) Consultant
13 33 (4.11%) Java Developer
14 31 (3.86%) 2nd Line Support
15 30 (3.74%) Desktop Analyst
16 28 (3.49%) Desktop Support Analyst
17 27 (3.36%) Applications Support Analyst
18 25 (3.11%) Desktop Engineer
19 24 (2.99%) Market Data Engineer
20 23 (2.86%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (12.58%) .NET
2 36 (4.48%) WCF
3 35 (4.36%) WPF
4 34 (4.23%) Rendezvous
5 25 (3.11%) Web Services
6 22 (2.74%) WinForms
7 21 (2.62%) Spring
8 16 (1.99%) ASP.NET
9 15 (1.87%) XML
10 11 (1.37%) WSH
10 11 (1.37%) Middleware
10 11 (1.37%) FIX Protocol
11 10 (1.25%) Software Packaging
11 10 (1.25%) JSP
11 10 (1.25%) Servlets
12 9 (1.12%) .NET Framework
12 9 (1.12%) Ajax
13 5 (0.62%) EJB
13 5 (0.62%) Swing
13 5 (0.62%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 181 (22.54%) Hedge funds
2 136 (16.94%) Blackberry
3 133 (16.56%) Equities
4 111 (13.82%) Fixed Income
5 72 (8.97%) Reference Data
6 67 (8.34%) Computer Science
7 64 (7.97%) Derivative
8 60 (7.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 41 (5.11%) Management Information System
10 27 (3.36%) Clustering
11 25 (3.11%) Credit Risk
12 21 (2.62%) Statistics
13 17 (2.12%) Market Risk
14 16 (1.99%) Client/Server
15 15 (1.87%) Mathematics
15 15 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
16 14 (1.74%) PDA
17 13 (1.62%) Biometrics
18 11 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
19 8 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 360 (44.83%) Windows
2 128 (15.94%) UNIX
3 125 (15.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 120 (14.94%) Linux
4 120 (14.94%) Windows 7
5 69 (8.59%) Windows XP
6 48 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (4.23%) Android
8 24 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (2.99%) Windows 8
8 24 (2.99%) Solaris
9 22 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (2.37%) Mac OS X
11 16 (1.99%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.49%) SUSE
12 12 (1.49%) Debian
13 11 (1.37%) Windows 2000
14 9 (1.12%) AIX
15 7 (0.87%) CentOS
16 5 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (15.19%) ITIL
2 106 (13.20%) Analytics
3 102 (12.70%) Investment Management
4 85 (10.59%) Asset Management
5 82 (10.21%) Project Management
6 71 (8.84%) Risk Management
7 55 (6.85%) Multithreading
8 43 (5.35%) Fund Management
9 41 (5.11%) OO
10 37 (4.61%) Migration
10 37 (4.61%) Change Management
10 37 (4.61%) Data Analysis
11 36 (4.48%) Business Analysis
12 34 (4.23%) Workflow
13 31 (3.86%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (3.86%) Portfolio Management
14 30 (3.74%) Data Modelling
15 29 (3.61%) Electronic Trading
16 28 (3.49%) Wealth Management
17 27 (3.36%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 269 (33.50%) SQL
2 175 (21.79%) C#
3 98 (12.20%) Java
4 86 (10.71%) Perl
5 71 (8.84%) C++
6 64 (7.97%) VBA
7 62 (7.72%) PowerShell
8 53 (6.60%) Python
9 52 (6.48%) T-SQL
10 43 (5.35%) Bash Shell
11 27 (3.36%) PL/SQL
12 20 (2.49%) MATLAB
12 20 (2.49%) VBScript
13 17 (2.12%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.12%) VB
14 15 (1.87%) JavaScript
15 11 (1.37%) Ruby
16 9 (1.12%) RPG
16 9 (1.12%) C
16 9 (1.12%) R
Qualifications
1 216 (26.90%) Degree
2 69 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (4.86%) MCSE
4 33 (4.11%) MCITP
5 32 (3.99%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (3.99%) CCNA
5 32 (3.99%) MCSA
6 29 (3.61%) CFA
7 23 (2.86%) MCP
8 15 (1.87%) MCDST
9 10 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (0.75%) CISSP
11 6 (0.75%) PhD
12 5 (0.62%) MBA
12 5 (0.62%) MOS
13 3 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.37%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.48%) SLA
2 20 (2.49%) EMIR
3 19 (2.37%) Dodd-Frank
4 17 (2.12%) UCITS
5 13 (1.62%) MiFID
6 12 (1.49%) Basel III
6 12 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.25%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.12%) QA
8 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 217 (27.02%) Active Directory
2 81 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (3.86%) XenApp
4 23 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.49%) XenServer
5 12 (1.49%) Xen
5 12 (1.49%) MetaFrame
6 6 (0.75%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.75%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.62%) vSphere
8 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 39 (4.86%) SCCM
2 28 (3.49%) Puppet
3 27 (3.36%) NetBackup
4 22 (2.74%) WSUS
5 20 (2.49%) Nagios
6 15 (1.87%) Backup Exec
7 12 (1.49%) ITRS Geneos
8 9 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (1.00%) Control-M
10 7 (0.87%) ServiceCenter
11 2 (0.25%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.25%) Sysprep
11 2 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.12%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.12%) Nessus
12 1 (0.12%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
12 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 435 (54.17%) Reuters
2 247 (30.76%) Microsoft
3 121 (15.07%) Cisco
4 109 (13.57%) VMware
5 100 (12.45%) Citrix
6 94 (11.71%) Oracle
7 84 (10.46%) Fidessa
8 72 (8.97%) Sybase
9 52 (6.48%) NetApp
10 51 (6.35%) TIBCO
11 45 (5.60%) HP
12 42 (5.23%) thinkFolio
13 41 (5.11%) CheckPoint
14 36 (4.48%) GoldenSource
14 36 (4.48%) Charles River
15 26 (3.24%) CQG
15 26 (3.24%) Dell
16 24 (2.99%) Tradeweb
16 24 (2.99%) Red Hat
17 21 (2.62%) Symantec
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