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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 588 567 572
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 305 342 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.70% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 238 280 297
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+34.32% +21.81%

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
50619 48789 51798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.81% 47.56% 47.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41690 38717 43254
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 January 2015 within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 12 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 January 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 -33 297 £47,500 +7.95% 47
London -12 291 £47,500 +5.55% 43
City of London +26 80 £47,500 +11.76% 24
Scotland +2 6 £45,000 -14.28% 1
South East -27 6 £55,000 -21.42% 4
Surrey -3 4 £51,250 +97.11% 3
Edinburgh - 3 £45,000 - 1
Kent -5 2 £60,000 +126.41%
Stirling -12 2 - -
Woking - 2 £55,000 -
Mayfair -11 1 £40,000 -36.00%
Docklands, London - 1 £38,500 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 422 (55.45%) Reuters
2 409 (53.75%) Windows
3 400 (52.56%) Finance
4 294 (38.63%) Microsoft
5 253 (33.25%) Active Directory
6 217 (28.52%) SQL
7 184 (24.18%) Banking
8 176 (23.13%) Front Office
9 168 (22.08%) MS Exchange
10 164 (21.55%) UNIX
11 154 (20.24%) ITIL
12 153 (20.11%) MS Excel
13 148 (19.45%) MS Office
14 144 (18.92%) C#
15 137 (18.00%) Blackberry
15 137 (18.00%) Linux
16 136 (17.87%) Windows 7
17 121 (15.90%) Perl
18 112 (14.72%) SQL Server
19 109 (14.32%) Java
20 101 (13.27%) Asset Management
20 101 (13.27%) Degree
21 97 (12.75%) Hedge funds
22 96 (12.61%) TCP/IP
22 96 (12.61%) Citrix
23 94 (12.35%) Equities
24 93 (12.22%) Investment Banking
25 92 (12.09%) Windows XP
26 88 (11.56%) Cisco
26 88 (11.56%) C++

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 168 (22.08%) MS Exchange
2 69 (9.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 67 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 47 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 45 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2003
6 33 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (4.34%) SharePoint
7 30 (3.94%) Lync
8 20 (2.63%) IBM Notes
9 10 (1.31%) MTS
10 9 (1.18%) TIBCO EMS
11 6 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2000
13 3 (0.39%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.39%) Tornado
14 2 (0.26%) Node.js
14 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.26%) JBoss
14 2 (0.26%) Apache
14 2 (0.26%) Mule
Applications
1 153 (20.11%) MS Excel
2 148 (19.45%) MS Office
3 61 (8.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (2.10%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 39 (5.12%) RMDS
2 23 (3.02%) Eikon
3 21 (2.76%) Markit EDM
4 15 (1.97%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (1.58%) ION MarketView
6 11 (1.45%) 3000 Xtra
7 10 (1.31%) Dynamics GP
8 9 (1.18%) Front Arena
9 5 (0.66%) SimCorp Dimension
9 5 (0.66%) LatentZero
9 5 (0.66%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 4 (0.53%) Advent Moxy
10 4 (0.53%) LongView
10 4 (0.53%) Summit
10 4 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.26%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
12 1 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
12 1 (0.13%) Tesseract
12 1 (0.13%) Minerva
12 1 (0.13%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.53%) IaaS
4 3 (0.39%) Office 365
5 1 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.13%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 96 (12.61%) TCP/IP
2 67 (8.80%) DNS
3 66 (8.67%) WAN
3 66 (8.67%) Internet
4 62 (8.15%) Firewall
5 60 (7.88%) LAN
6 50 (6.57%) VPN
6 50 (6.57%) SAN
7 43 (5.65%) Multicast
8 37 (4.86%) Wireless
9 33 (4.34%) DHCP
10 25 (3.29%) Cisco IOS
10 25 (3.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 24 (3.15%) Fibre Channel
11 24 (3.15%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (3.15%) iSCSI
12 21 (2.76%) IP Telephony
13 18 (2.37%) Network Security
14 12 (1.58%) Cisco IPT
15 11 (1.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (14.72%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.47%) Relational Database
3 30 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (1.84%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.58%) MySQL
7 8 (1.05%) Informix
8 7 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.66%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.53%) DB2
10 4 (0.53%) MS Access
11 3 (0.39%) KDB
11 3 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.39%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.13%) QlikView
12 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (1.31%) JUnit
2 9 (1.18%) JIRA
2 9 (1.18%) NUnit
2 9 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.92%) Subversion
4 6 (0.79%) Maven
5 4 (0.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 3 (0.39%) jMock
6 3 (0.39%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (0.39%) Hamcrest
7 2 (0.26%) Mockito
7 2 (0.26%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.26%) Ant
7 2 (0.26%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.13%) Grunt
8 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.13%) Moq
8 1 (0.13%) Hudson
General
1 400 (52.56%) Finance
2 184 (24.18%) Banking
3 176 (23.13%) Front Office
4 93 (12.22%) Investment Banking
5 73 (9.59%) Back Office
6 36 (4.73%) Law
7 29 (3.81%) Financial Institution
8 25 (3.29%) Multimedia
9 18 (2.37%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.18%) Japanese Language
11 8 (1.05%) French Language
12 7 (0.92%) Private Banking
12 7 (0.92%) Legal
12 7 (0.92%) Advertising
13 4 (0.53%) Billing
13 4 (0.53%) German Language
14 2 (0.26%) Retail
15 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.13%) Marketing
15 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 253 (33.25%) Analyst
2 138 (18.13%) Support Analyst
3 106 (13.93%) Developer
4 92 (12.09%) Applications Support
5 86 (11.30%) Desktop Support
6 73 (9.59%) Support Engineer
7 57 (7.49%) 2nd Line Support
8 46 (6.04%) 3rd Line Support
9 45 (5.91%) Service Analyst
10 41 (5.39%) Service Desk Analyst
11 40 (5.26%) Technical Support
12 34 (4.47%) IT Support
13 32 (4.20%) C# Developer
13 32 (4.20%) Applications Support Analyst
14 26 (3.42%) Desktop Analyst
15 24 (3.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 24 (3.15%) Java Developer
15 24 (3.15%) Consultant
16 23 (3.02%) Business Analyst
16 23 (3.02%) Market Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (9.86%) FIX Protocol
2 50 (6.57%) .NET
3 21 (2.76%) Rendezvous
4 19 (2.50%) Spring
5 18 (2.37%) Middleware
6 17 (2.23%) WPF
7 13 (1.71%) WinForms
8 10 (1.31%) XML
9 7 (0.92%) WCF
9 7 (0.92%) ASP.NET
9 7 (0.92%) Reactive Extensions
10 6 (0.79%) JMS
11 5 (0.66%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.66%) XSLT
11 5 (0.66%) Hibernate
12 4 (0.53%) OSGi
12 4 (0.53%) Web Services
12 4 (0.53%) Swing
13 3 (0.39%) Application Packaging
13 3 (0.39%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 137 (18.00%) Blackberry
2 97 (12.75%) Hedge funds
3 94 (12.35%) Equities
4 85 (11.17%) Fixed Income
5 63 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (7.49%) Derivative
7 34 (4.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 30 (3.94%) Computer Science
9 26 (3.42%) iPhone
10 22 (2.89%) Reference Data
11 19 (2.50%) iPad
12 16 (2.10%) PDA
13 15 (1.97%) Fat Client
13 15 (1.97%) Thin Client
14 13 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
15 12 (1.58%) Biometrics
16 11 (1.45%) Mathematics
17 10 (1.31%) Management Information System
18 7 (0.92%) Statistics
18 7 (0.92%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 409 (53.75%) Windows
2 164 (21.55%) UNIX
3 137 (18.00%) Linux
4 136 (17.87%) Windows 7
5 92 (12.09%) Windows XP
6 71 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 67 (8.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 51 (6.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 48 (6.31%) Windows 8
10 33 (4.34%) Solaris
11 27 (3.55%) Mac OS X
12 26 (3.42%) CentOS
13 23 (3.02%) Android
14 21 (2.76%) Windows NT
15 12 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (1.58%) SUSE
15 12 (1.58%) Debian
16 11 (1.45%) Windows Vista
17 10 (1.31%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.92%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (20.24%) ITIL
2 101 (13.27%) Asset Management
3 86 (11.30%) Investment Management
4 62 (8.15%) Electronic Trading
5 58 (7.62%) Analytics
6 45 (5.91%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (4.73%) OO
7 36 (4.73%) Service Delivery
8 35 (4.60%) BCP
9 34 (4.47%) Migration
10 33 (4.34%) Project Management
11 30 (3.94%) Change Management
12 29 (3.81%) Risk Management
13 28 (3.68%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (3.42%) Algorithmic Trading
14 26 (3.42%) Multithreading
15 25 (3.29%) Integration Testing
16 21 (2.76%) Low Latency
17 18 (2.37%) OOP
18 17 (2.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 217 (28.52%) SQL
2 144 (18.92%) C#
3 121 (15.90%) Perl
4 109 (14.32%) Java
5 88 (11.56%) C++
6 67 (8.80%) Python
7 66 (8.67%) VBA
8 62 (8.15%) Bash Shell
9 57 (7.49%) T-SQL
10 31 (4.07%) Shell Script
11 24 (3.15%) VBScript
12 21 (2.76%) PowerShell
12 21 (2.76%) JavaScript
13 18 (2.37%) MATLAB
14 15 (1.97%) VB
15 13 (1.71%) AWK
16 10 (1.31%) C
17 9 (1.18%) Korn
17 9 (1.18%) PL/SQL
18 7 (0.92%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 101 (13.27%) Degree
2 27 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.50%) MCP
4 18 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (2.23%) CCNA
6 14 (1.84%) MCSE
7 9 (1.18%) MCITP
7 9 (1.18%) MCSA
8 6 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (0.79%) MOS
9 5 (0.66%) A+ Certification
9 5 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.53%) CISSP
10 4 (0.53%) MCDST
11 3 (0.39%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.26%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.26%) CCNP
12 2 (0.26%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.13%) CFA
13 1 (0.13%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.50%) SLA
2 17 (2.23%) QA
3 1 (0.13%) EMIR
3 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 253 (33.25%) Active Directory
2 58 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.10%) XenApp
4 13 (1.71%) vSphere
5 12 (1.58%) MetaFrame
6 10 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.26%) Xen
8 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.13%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 38 (4.99%) SCCM
2 27 (3.55%) ITRS Geneos
3 24 (3.15%) FortiGate
4 19 (2.50%) Puppet
5 12 (1.58%) NetBackup
6 8 (1.05%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.92%) Zenoss
8 6 (0.79%) WSUS
9 5 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.13%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.13%) DameWare
11 1 (0.13%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 422 (55.45%) Reuters
2 294 (38.63%) Microsoft
3 96 (12.61%) Citrix
4 88 (11.56%) Cisco
5 86 (11.30%) Fidessa
6 80 (10.51%) VMware
7 77 (10.12%) Sybase
8 66 (8.67%) HP
9 54 (7.10%) FactSet
10 50 (6.57%) thinkFolio
11 49 (6.44%) Juniper
12 43 (5.65%) NYFIX
13 42 (5.52%) Symantec
14 41 (5.39%) Avaya
15 40 (5.26%) Dell
16 37 (4.86%) Oracle
17 34 (4.47%) SunGard
17 34 (4.47%) Red Hat
18 33 (4.34%) IBM
18 33 (4.34%) TIBCO
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum £45,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + on application
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £33000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 30-35k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + extensive training & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + extensive training & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago