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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 601 599 587
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 312 350 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.63% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 245 281 239
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,800 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-33.68% -9.52%

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
51787 55679 54167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.00% 46.68% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 41460 44725 44210
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2015 within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 19 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 1 May 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 -26 299 £50,000 +11.11% 51
London -3 288 £50,000 +11.11% 49
City of London +25 87 £50,000 +5.26% 18
Scotland - 12 £32,000 - 2
Stirling - 8 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £31,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £31,000 -
North East - 6 £31,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 £32,000 - 2
South East +4 3 £38,250 -37.55% 2
Surrey +22 2 £51,500 -20.76% 1
North West +4 2 - -
Mayfair -3 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Merseyside - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Woking - 2 £51,500 -
Docklands, London -6 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Reading - 1 £25,000 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 351 (56.98%) Finance
2 346 (56.17%) Reuters
3 324 (52.60%) Windows
4 269 (43.67%) Microsoft
5 230 (37.34%) Active Directory
6 175 (28.41%) Banking
7 143 (23.21%) SQL
7 143 (23.21%) Front Office
8 133 (21.59%) MS Excel
8 133 (21.59%) MS Exchange
9 122 (19.81%) ITIL
10 119 (19.32%) MS Office
11 113 (18.34%) Blackberry
12 111 (18.02%) Investment Management
13 102 (16.56%) SQL Server
13 102 (16.56%) Windows 7
14 99 (16.07%) Linux
14 99 (16.07%) Degree
15 98 (15.91%) VMware
16 94 (15.26%) C#
17 93 (15.10%) UNIX
18 88 (14.29%) Cisco
19 87 (14.12%) Asset Management
20 84 (13.64%) Hedge funds
21 81 (13.15%) Fixed Income
22 77 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
23 75 (12.18%) FIX Protocol
24 74 (12.01%) Back Office
25 71 (11.53%) Fidessa
25 71 (11.53%) thinkFolio

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 133 (21.59%) MS Exchange
2 54 (8.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 44 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 42 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 35 (5.68%) Lync
6 32 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 26 (4.22%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.97%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.81%) MTS
11 3 (0.49%) Tornado
11 3 (0.49%) SAS
12 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.32%) IIS
12 2 (0.32%) Apache
12 2 (0.32%) JBoss
12 2 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 133 (21.59%) MS Excel
2 119 (19.32%) MS Office
3 36 (5.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.49%) SPSS
6 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 71 (11.53%) thinkFolio
2 25 (4.06%) SimCorp Dimension
3 22 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
3 22 (3.57%) RMDS
4 21 (3.41%) Markit EDM
5 16 (2.60%) Oracle General Ledger
6 10 (1.62%) Eikon
7 8 (1.30%) Front Arena
7 8 (1.30%) LatentZero
7 8 (1.30%) ION MarketView
8 6 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.65%) LongView
9 4 (0.65%) 3000 Xtra
10 3 (0.49%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 3 (0.49%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 2 (0.32%) HiPortfolio
12 1 (0.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.46%) Mimecast
2 7 (1.14%) SaaS
3 4 (0.65%) Office 365
4 3 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (11.36%) WAN
2 69 (11.20%) LAN
3 65 (10.55%) DNS
4 63 (10.23%) SAN
5 53 (8.60%) TCP/IP
6 52 (8.44%) Firewall
7 41 (6.66%) Internet
8 32 (5.19%) VPN
9 31 (5.03%) Wireless
10 29 (4.71%) iSCSI
10 29 (4.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 28 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
11 28 (4.55%) GoToMeeting
11 28 (4.55%) Skype
11 28 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
12 25 (4.06%) DHCP
13 22 (3.57%) Network Security
14 20 (3.25%) VoIP
15 18 (2.92%) OSPF
16 17 (2.76%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (16.56%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 27 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 10 (1.62%) Informix
7 8 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.14%) Big Data
9 6 (0.97%) MySQL
9 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.81%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (0.81%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.65%) MS Access
11 4 (0.65%) QlikView
12 3 (0.49%) Text Mining
12 3 (0.49%) DB2
12 3 (0.49%) OLAP
13 2 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.65%) Subversion
2 4 (0.65%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (0.49%) Maven
4 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.32%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.16%) Hudson
5 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.16%) NUnit
5 1 (0.16%) MSI
5 1 (0.16%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.16%) JUnit
5 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
General
1 351 (56.98%) Finance
2 175 (28.41%) Banking
3 143 (23.21%) Front Office
4 74 (12.01%) Back Office
5 66 (10.71%) Investment Banking
6 28 (4.55%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.95%) Law
9 10 (1.62%) Private Banking
10 9 (1.46%) Marketing
11 7 (1.14%) Multimedia
11 7 (1.14%) Legal
12 4 (0.65%) Retail
13 3 (0.49%) Games
14 2 (0.32%) Advertising
15 1 (0.16%) Billing
15 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 232 (37.66%) Analyst
2 131 (21.27%) Support Analyst
3 84 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 81 (13.15%) Applications Support
5 71 (11.53%) Desktop Support
6 62 (10.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 59 (9.58%) Developer
8 39 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
9 36 (5.84%) Service Analyst
10 31 (5.03%) Business Analyst
11 29 (4.71%) Service Desk Analyst
11 29 (4.71%) Desktop Analyst
12 28 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
13 24 (3.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 24 (3.90%) Senior Support Engineer
14 22 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 20 (3.25%) IT Support
16 19 (3.08%) Network Engineer
17 18 (2.92%) Technical Support
18 17 (2.76%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (12.18%) FIX Protocol
2 53 (8.60%) .NET
3 16 (2.60%) Rendezvous
4 13 (2.11%) WPF
5 12 (1.95%) Middleware
5 12 (1.95%) XML
6 10 (1.62%) Spring
7 9 (1.46%) TIBCO EMS
7 9 (1.46%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.14%) WinForms
8 7 (1.14%) WCF
9 5 (0.81%) Swing
9 5 (0.81%) JMS
10 4 (0.65%) Hibernate
10 4 (0.65%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.49%) Celery
11 3 (0.49%) Reactive Extensions
11 3 (0.49%) COM
11 3 (0.49%) Web Services
11 3 (0.49%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 113 (18.34%) Blackberry
2 84 (13.64%) Hedge funds
3 81 (13.15%) Fixed Income
4 65 (10.55%) Equities
5 54 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (8.28%) Derivative
7 34 (5.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 21 (3.41%) Computer Science
8 21 (3.41%) Reference Data
9 18 (2.92%) Eurex
9 18 (2.92%) iPhone
10 14 (2.27%) PDA
11 13 (2.11%) iPad
12 9 (1.46%) Fat Client
12 9 (1.46%) Thin Client
13 7 (1.14%) Economics
13 7 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (1.14%) Statistics
13 7 (1.14%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 324 (52.60%) Windows
2 102 (16.56%) Windows 7
3 99 (16.07%) Linux
4 93 (15.10%) UNIX
5 66 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (10.55%) Windows XP
7 52 (8.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (6.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (5.19%) Windows 8
10 22 (3.57%) Solaris
10 22 (3.57%) CentOS
11 17 (2.76%) SUSE
11 17 (2.76%) Debian
12 16 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (2.11%) Ubuntu
14 12 (1.95%) Windows NT
15 11 (1.79%) Fedora
16 10 (1.62%) Android
17 9 (1.46%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (19.81%) ITIL
2 111 (18.02%) Investment Management
3 87 (14.12%) Asset Management
4 40 (6.49%) Analytics
5 38 (6.17%) Service Delivery
6 36 (5.84%) Electronic Trading
7 31 (5.03%) Portfolio Management
8 30 (4.87%) Risk Management
9 28 (4.55%) Fund Accounting
10 24 (3.90%) Migration
11 22 (3.57%) Project Management
12 19 (3.08%) BCP
12 19 (3.08%) Change Management
12 19 (3.08%) Mentoring
13 18 (2.92%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (2.92%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (2.76%) Algorithmic Trading
14 17 (2.76%) Low Latency
15 16 (2.60%) Workflow
15 16 (2.60%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (23.21%) SQL
2 94 (15.26%) C#
3 60 (9.74%) Java
4 53 (8.60%) Perl
5 51 (8.28%) C++
6 46 (7.47%) VBA
7 37 (6.01%) Python
8 30 (4.87%) T-SQL
9 23 (3.73%) Bash Shell
10 17 (2.76%) C
11 15 (2.44%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.95%) PL/SQL
13 11 (1.79%) JavaScript
13 11 (1.79%) VB
13 11 (1.79%) Tcl
14 9 (1.46%) Korn
14 9 (1.46%) VBScript
15 8 (1.30%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.14%) MATLAB
17 6 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 99 (16.07%) Degree
2 36 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (5.68%) CCNA
4 24 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.76%) MCP
6 15 (2.44%) MCSE
6 15 (2.44%) CCNP
7 11 (1.79%) A+ Certification
8 10 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.62%) MCSA
9 7 (1.14%) ISEB
10 6 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.81%) MCITP
11 5 (0.81%) MCDST
12 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.49%) HNC
12 3 (0.49%) HND
13 2 (0.32%) CISSP
13 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.44%) QA
1 15 (2.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 230 (37.34%) Active Directory
2 77 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.90%) vSphere
4 22 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (2.27%) XenApp
6 11 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (1.30%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.81%) MetaFrame
9 4 (0.65%) Xen
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.16%) XenServer
11 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 28 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 24 (3.90%) SCCM
3 11 (1.79%) ITRS Geneos
4 9 (1.46%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.97%) Sysprep
6 5 (0.81%) Zenoss
6 5 (0.81%) WSUS
6 5 (0.81%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.81%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.49%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.49%) Puppet
8 1 (0.16%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.16%) Dollar Universe
8 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 346 (56.17%) Reuters
2 269 (43.67%) Microsoft
3 98 (15.91%) VMware
4 88 (14.29%) Cisco
5 71 (11.53%) Fidessa
6 65 (10.55%) Citrix
7 61 (9.90%) HP
8 58 (9.42%) SimCorp
9 57 (9.25%) FactSet
10 51 (8.28%) Charles River
11 48 (7.79%) Oracle
12 47 (7.63%) Dell
13 42 (6.82%) Juniper
14 37 (6.01%) Symantec
14 37 (6.01%) Mitel
15 36 (5.84%) Sybase
16 34 (5.52%) IBM
17 27 (4.38%) Red Hat
18 26 (4.22%) NYFIX
19 22 (3.57%) TIBCO
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum To 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £51000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + Bens & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent package plus bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 25-35k base + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group
Salary: £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago