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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 584 596 600
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 335 364 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.64% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 261 298 225
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £82,500 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-34.73% -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
50824 56541 52202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.03% 46.63% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 40888 45841 42657
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 28 May 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 28 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 +14 327 £47,500 +5.55% 49
London +18 317 £47,500 +5.55% 44
City of London +35 87 £49,500 +10.00% 28
Scotland +20 8 £29,750 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 6 £31,000 -
North East - 6 £31,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £31,000 -
Stirling +1 5 - -
South East +14 3 £38,250 -38.80% 4
Docklands, London +7 3 - -
Mayfair -6 3 £40,000 -27.27%
Edinburgh - 3 £29,750 -
Surrey +36 2 £51,500 -20.76% 3
Woking - 2 £51,500 -
North West +5 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £50,000 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £25,000 -

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 342 (56.81%) Finance
2 337 (55.98%) Reuters
3 311 (51.66%) Windows
4 258 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 220 (36.54%) Active Directory
6 166 (27.57%) Banking
7 140 (23.26%) Front Office
8 135 (22.43%) SQL
9 128 (21.26%) MS Excel
10 122 (20.27%) ITIL
11 120 (19.93%) MS Office
11 120 (19.93%) Blackberry
12 116 (19.27%) MS Exchange
13 110 (18.27%) SQL Server
14 106 (17.61%) Investment Management
15 104 (17.28%) VMware
16 101 (16.78%) Windows 7
17 100 (16.61%) Linux
18 90 (14.95%) Degree
19 84 (13.95%) C#
20 82 (13.62%) Back Office
21 81 (13.46%) Fixed Income
21 81 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
22 80 (13.29%) UNIX
22 80 (13.29%) Hedge funds
23 77 (12.79%) Cisco
24 68 (11.30%) Fidessa
25 66 (10.96%) thinkFolio
25 66 (10.96%) Asset Management
26 65 (10.80%) FIX Protocol

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 116 (19.27%) MS Exchange
2 54 (8.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 35 (5.81%) Lync
4 31 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 29 (4.82%) SharePoint
7 22 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.00%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.66%) SAS
10 3 (0.50%) Tornado
10 3 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.50%) IIS
10 3 (0.50%) MTS
11 2 (0.33%) Apache
11 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.17%) Site Server
12 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 128 (21.26%) MS Excel
2 120 (19.93%) MS Office
3 24 (3.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.66%) SPSS
5 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 66 (10.96%) thinkFolio
2 28 (4.65%) RMDS
2 28 (4.65%) Dynamics GP
3 25 (4.15%) SimCorp Dimension
4 15 (2.49%) Markit EDM
5 10 (1.66%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (1.33%) LatentZero
7 7 (1.16%) Eikon
8 6 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.83%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 5 (0.83%) Front Arena
10 4 (0.66%) LongView
11 3 (0.50%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 3 (0.50%) ION MarketView
12 2 (0.33%) HiPortfolio
12 2 (0.33%) Kondor+
12 2 (0.33%) Finacle
13 1 (0.17%) Summit
13 1 (0.17%) 3000 Xtra
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.66%) Mimecast
2 7 (1.16%) SaaS
3 4 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.50%) Office 365
4 3 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (10.80%) DNS
2 57 (9.47%) TCP/IP
3 55 (9.14%) LAN
4 54 (8.97%) WAN
5 49 (8.14%) SAN
6 46 (7.64%) Firewall
7 28 (4.65%) Internet
7 28 (4.65%) VoIP
8 27 (4.49%) VPN
9 25 (4.15%) iSCSI
9 25 (4.15%) Wireless
9 25 (4.15%) DHCP
10 24 (3.99%) Fibre Channel
10 24 (3.99%) Cisco Nexus
10 24 (3.99%) GoToMeeting
10 24 (3.99%) Skype
10 24 (3.99%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (3.49%) Network Security
12 18 (2.99%) OSPF
13 17 (2.82%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (18.27%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (3.16%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.66%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.33%) Informix
6 8 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.33%) Big Data
7 7 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.16%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.00%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.66%) MS Access
9 4 (0.66%) OLAP
9 4 (0.66%) QlikView
9 4 (0.66%) Text Mining
9 4 (0.66%) Sybase ASE
10 3 (0.50%) OpenTSDB
10 3 (0.50%) InfluxDB
10 3 (0.50%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (1.00%) Subversion
2 5 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.83%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.50%) Maven
4 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.17%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.17%) Hudson
5 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.17%) JIRA
5 1 (0.17%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.17%) JUnit
5 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.17%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 342 (56.81%) Finance
2 166 (27.57%) Banking
3 140 (23.26%) Front Office
4 82 (13.62%) Back Office
5 48 (7.97%) Investment Banking
6 21 (3.49%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.66%) Marketing
8 8 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.16%) Legal
10 5 (0.83%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.50%) Retail
11 3 (0.50%) Games
11 3 (0.50%) Law
12 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 238 (39.53%) Analyst
2 143 (23.75%) Support Analyst
3 87 (14.45%) Support Engineer
4 84 (13.95%) Applications Support
5 64 (10.63%) Desktop Support
6 60 (9.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 50 (8.31%) Developer
8 38 (6.31%) Applications Support Analyst
9 35 (5.81%) Service Analyst
10 33 (5.48%) Desktop Analyst
10 33 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
11 29 (4.82%) Service Desk Analyst
12 26 (4.32%) Business Analyst
12 26 (4.32%) Senior Support Engineer
13 25 (4.15%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 25 (4.15%) Market Data Engineer
14 22 (3.65%) IT Support
15 19 (3.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 18 (2.99%) Technical Support
17 17 (2.82%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (10.80%) FIX Protocol
2 52 (8.64%) .NET
3 14 (2.33%) Rendezvous
4 9 (1.50%) WPF
4 9 (1.50%) Middleware
4 9 (1.50%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.33%) XML
6 7 (1.16%) Spring
6 7 (1.16%) TIBCO EMS
6 7 (1.16%) WCF
7 5 (0.83%) Hibernate
8 4 (0.66%) Swing
8 4 (0.66%) COM
9 3 (0.50%) Celery
9 3 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.50%) WinForms
10 2 (0.33%) JMS
10 2 (0.33%) XSLT
10 2 (0.33%) STL
10 2 (0.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 120 (19.93%) Blackberry
2 81 (13.46%) Fixed Income
3 80 (13.29%) Hedge funds
4 60 (9.97%) Equities
5 51 (8.47%) Derivative
6 47 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
7 43 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 22 (3.65%) iPhone
9 20 (3.32%) Computer Science
10 17 (2.82%) Eurex
11 16 (2.66%) iPad
12 15 (2.49%) PDA
13 14 (2.33%) Reference Data
14 13 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
15 12 (1.99%) SWIFT
15 12 (1.99%) Thin Client
15 12 (1.99%) Fat Client
16 8 (1.33%) Smartphone
17 7 (1.16%) Statistics
17 7 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 311 (51.66%) Windows
2 101 (16.78%) Windows 7
3 100 (16.61%) Linux
4 80 (13.29%) UNIX
5 61 (10.13%) Windows XP
6 58 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (6.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (5.48%) Windows 8
10 23 (3.82%) CentOS
11 19 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (3.16%) Solaris
12 15 (2.49%) SUSE
12 15 (2.49%) Debian
13 12 (1.99%) Android
13 12 (1.99%) Ubuntu
14 9 (1.50%) Fedora
15 8 (1.33%) Windows NT
16 5 (0.83%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (20.27%) ITIL
2 106 (17.61%) Investment Management
3 66 (10.96%) Asset Management
4 40 (6.64%) Service Delivery
5 32 (5.32%) Portfolio Management
6 29 (4.82%) Fund Accounting
7 28 (4.65%) Migration
7 28 (4.65%) Project Management
7 28 (4.65%) Analytics
8 23 (3.82%) Risk Management
9 18 (2.99%) Wealth Management
10 17 (2.82%) Problem Management
10 17 (2.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (2.82%) Electronic Trading
10 17 (2.82%) Change Management
11 16 (2.66%) Mentoring
11 16 (2.66%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (2.66%) Workflow
11 16 (2.66%) BCP
12 15 (2.49%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (22.43%) SQL
2 84 (13.95%) C#
3 61 (10.13%) Java
4 51 (8.47%) C++
5 49 (8.14%) Perl
6 42 (6.98%) VBA
7 40 (6.64%) Python
8 27 (4.49%) C
9 25 (4.15%) Shell Script
10 24 (3.99%) Bash Shell
11 23 (3.82%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.83%) MATLAB
13 10 (1.66%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.66%) Korn
14 9 (1.50%) Tcl
14 9 (1.50%) JavaScript
15 7 (1.16%) C-shell
16 5 (0.83%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.66%) VB
17 4 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 90 (14.95%) Degree
2 33 (5.48%) CCNA
2 33 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (2.82%) MCP
5 15 (2.49%) CCNP
6 12 (1.99%) MCSE
6 12 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.50%) ISEB
7 9 (1.50%) MCSA
8 8 (1.33%) A+ Certification
9 7 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (1.00%) MCITP
10 6 (1.00%) MCDST
11 3 (0.50%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.50%) HNC
11 3 (0.50%) HND
12 2 (0.33%) CISSP
13 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.66%) SLA
2 8 (1.33%) QA
3 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 220 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 81 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.49%) vSphere
4 20 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (1.99%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (1.99%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.66%) XenApp
7 4 (0.66%) Xen
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.17%) XenServer
9 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (4.49%) SCCM
2 24 (3.99%) FortiGate
3 14 (2.33%) ITRS Geneos
4 11 (1.83%) Tivoli
5 6 (1.00%) Zenoss
5 6 (1.00%) Sysprep
5 6 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.50%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.50%) Puppet
6 3 (0.50%) Dollar Universe
6 3 (0.50%) SCOM
6 3 (0.50%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.33%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.33%) Nagios
8 1 (0.17%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.17%) WSUS
8 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 337 (55.98%) Reuters
2 258 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 104 (17.28%) VMware
4 77 (12.79%) Cisco
5 68 (11.30%) Fidessa
6 60 (9.97%) SimCorp
7 59 (9.80%) Citrix
8 54 (8.97%) HP
9 50 (8.31%) Oracle
10 48 (7.97%) FactSet
11 42 (6.98%) Charles River
12 38 (6.31%) Juniper
13 36 (5.98%) Dell
13 36 (5.98%) Sybase
14 34 (5.65%) Mitel
15 26 (4.32%) IBM
15 26 (4.32%) Symantec
16 25 (4.15%) Red Hat
17 21 (3.49%) NYFIX
18 19 (3.16%) Tradeweb
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Atech Support
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS OTE £180000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32500 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
SCC
Salary: From £19,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago