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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 583 565 605
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +40
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 339 393 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.71% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 257 296 216
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £86,000 £88,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £50,000 £18,000
% change year-on-year
-38.00% +177.77%

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
50890 54997 51716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.58% 46.70% 47.69%
Number of salaries quoted 41144 44434 42476
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 2015 within the UK.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in the UK

Bloomberg
Top 18 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 6 July 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 -10 331 £47,500 -5.00% 53
London 0 325 £47,500 -5.00% 49
City of London -3 81 £47,500 -5.00% 29
Scotland +8 8 £29,750 -
Stirling -5 5 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £30,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £30,500 -
North East - 4 £30,500 -
Edinburgh +12 3 £29,750 -
Mayfair -10 3 £40,000 -27.27%
Docklands, London +10 2 - -
Hounslow - 2 £50,000 -
South East +6 1 £51,500 -17.60% 2
South West -9 1 - - 2
Street - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £51,500 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £51,500 - 2

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 385 (58.96%) Finance
2 361 (55.28%) Reuters
3 311 (47.63%) Windows
4 275 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 214 (32.77%) Active Directory
6 191 (29.25%) Banking
7 155 (23.74%) SQL
8 139 (21.29%) MS Excel
9 133 (20.37%) Blackberry
10 132 (20.21%) Front Office
11 130 (19.91%) MS Office
12 122 (18.68%) ITIL
13 116 (17.76%) SQL Server
13 116 (17.76%) Windows 7
14 112 (17.15%) MS Exchange
15 106 (16.23%) Degree
16 105 (16.08%) VMware
17 103 (15.77%) Linux
18 101 (15.47%) Investment Management
19 97 (14.85%) Back Office
20 94 (14.40%) Hedge funds
21 83 (12.71%) Cisco
22 82 (12.56%) UNIX
23 81 (12.40%) Asset Management
24 79 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
25 77 (11.79%) C#
25 77 (11.79%) Fixed Income
26 75 (11.49%) Fidessa
27 68 (10.41%) TCP/IP
28 67 (10.26%) HP

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 112 (17.15%) MS Exchange
2 57 (8.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 33 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (4.29%) SharePoint
6 27 (4.13%) Lync
7 23 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (1.53%) IIS
10 6 (0.92%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.61%) SAS
13 3 (0.46%) Tornado
14 2 (0.31%) Apache
14 2 (0.31%) MTS
14 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.15%) Drupal
15 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.15%) Site Server
15 1 (0.15%) CMS
Applications
1 139 (21.29%) MS Excel
2 130 (19.91%) MS Office
3 25 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.61%) SPSS
5 3 (0.46%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project
7 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 59 (9.04%) thinkFolio
2 29 (4.44%) SimCorp Dimension
3 28 (4.29%) Dynamics GP
4 27 (4.13%) RMDS
5 14 (2.14%) Oracle General Ledger
6 13 (1.99%) Markit EDM
7 9 (1.38%) ION MarketView
7 9 (1.38%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 6 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (0.92%) LatentZero
8 6 (0.92%) Eikon
9 4 (0.61%) 3000 Xtra
10 3 (0.46%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 3 (0.46%) Summit
11 2 (0.31%) Salerio
11 2 (0.31%) HiPortfolio
11 2 (0.31%) Kondor+
11 2 (0.31%) Finacle
12 1 (0.15%) LongView
12 1 (0.15%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.53%) Mimecast
2 7 (1.07%) SaaS
3 6 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.46%) Office 365
5 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (10.41%) TCP/IP
2 64 (9.80%) LAN
3 62 (9.49%) WAN
4 61 (9.34%) DNS
5 49 (7.50%) SAN
6 36 (5.51%) Firewall
7 30 (4.59%) VoIP
8 29 (4.44%) DHCP
9 27 (4.13%) VPN
10 23 (3.52%) OSPF
11 22 (3.37%) BGP
11 22 (3.37%) Internet
12 20 (3.06%) Network Security
12 20 (3.06%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (2.91%) Wireless
14 18 (2.76%) iSCSI
15 17 (2.60%) Fibre Channel
15 17 (2.60%) GoToMeeting
15 17 (2.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (17.76%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.29%) Relational Database
3 22 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.99%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (1.84%) Big Data
7 10 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (1.38%) MySQL
8 9 (1.38%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.23%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.23%) Data Mining
10 7 (1.07%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.92%) Informix
12 5 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.77%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.77%) HBase
12 5 (0.77%) Redis
12 5 (0.77%) OpenTSDB
12 5 (0.77%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 9 (1.38%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.23%) Subversion
3 4 (0.61%) JIRA
3 4 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.46%) Artifactory
4 3 (0.46%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.15%) MSTest
6 1 (0.15%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.15%) Moq
6 1 (0.15%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.15%) MSI
6 1 (0.15%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.15%) NUnit
6 1 (0.15%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
General
1 385 (58.96%) Finance
2 191 (29.25%) Banking
3 132 (20.21%) Front Office
4 97 (14.85%) Back Office
5 55 (8.42%) Investment Banking
6 29 (4.44%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.99%) Marketing
8 11 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.68%) Private Banking
9 7 (1.07%) Legal
9 7 (1.07%) Retail
10 5 (0.77%) Law
11 4 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.46%) Games
13 2 (0.31%) Advertising
13 2 (0.31%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 264 (40.43%) Analyst
2 161 (24.66%) Support Analyst
3 84 (12.86%) Applications Support
4 83 (12.71%) Support Engineer
5 71 (10.87%) Desktop Support
6 61 (9.34%) 2nd Line Support
7 48 (7.35%) Applications Support Analyst
8 46 (7.04%) Developer
9 35 (5.36%) Service Analyst
9 35 (5.36%) Desktop Analyst
10 30 (4.59%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 30 (4.59%) IT Support
11 29 (4.44%) Business Analyst
12 28 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
13 27 (4.13%) Service Desk Analyst
14 26 (3.98%) Market Data Engineer
15 24 (3.68%) Technical Support
16 21 (3.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 17 (2.60%) Technical Analyst
17 17 (2.60%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (9.49%) FIX Protocol
2 58 (8.88%) .NET
3 13 (1.99%) ASP.NET
3 13 (1.99%) XML
4 9 (1.38%) Rendezvous
4 9 (1.38%) WPF
5 8 (1.23%) WCF
5 8 (1.23%) Middleware
6 7 (1.07%) HTML
7 6 (0.92%) Spring
8 5 (0.77%) Hibernate
8 5 (0.77%) Swing
8 5 (0.77%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (0.61%) Entity Framework
9 4 (0.61%) Web Services
9 4 (0.61%) COM
10 3 (0.46%) CSS
10 3 (0.46%) Celery
11 2 (0.31%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 133 (20.37%) Blackberry
2 94 (14.40%) Hedge funds
3 77 (11.79%) Fixed Income
4 59 (9.04%) Derivative
5 57 (8.73%) Equities
6 55 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (7.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 26 (3.98%) iPhone
9 23 (3.52%) Computer Science
10 22 (3.37%) SWIFT
11 21 (3.22%) Video Conferencing
12 19 (2.91%) iPad
12 19 (2.91%) Management Information System
12 19 (2.91%) PDA
13 16 (2.45%) Reference Data
13 16 (2.45%) Eurex
14 14 (2.14%) Fat Client
14 14 (2.14%) Thin Client
15 10 (1.53%) Credit Risk
15 10 (1.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 311 (47.63%) Windows
2 116 (17.76%) Windows 7
3 103 (15.77%) Linux
4 82 (12.56%) UNIX
5 64 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (9.04%) Windows XP
7 52 (7.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 41 (6.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (5.82%) Windows 8
10 25 (3.83%) CentOS
11 21 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (2.14%) SUSE
12 14 (2.14%) Debian
12 14 (2.14%) Solaris
12 14 (2.14%) Android
13 11 (1.68%) Ubuntu
14 8 (1.23%) Fedora
15 5 (0.77%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.61%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (18.68%) ITIL
2 101 (15.47%) Investment Management
3 81 (12.40%) Asset Management
4 41 (6.28%) Project Management
5 39 (5.97%) Service Delivery
6 36 (5.51%) Portfolio Management
7 31 (4.75%) Fund Accounting
8 28 (4.29%) Risk Management
8 28 (4.29%) Migration
9 27 (4.13%) Analytics
10 23 (3.52%) Mentoring
10 23 (3.52%) Wealth Management
10 23 (3.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (3.22%) Change Management
12 20 (3.06%) Electronic Trading
12 20 (3.06%) Time Management
13 19 (2.91%) Workflow
14 18 (2.76%) Data Management
15 17 (2.60%) Problem Management
15 17 (2.60%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (23.74%) SQL
2 77 (11.79%) C#
3 52 (7.96%) Java
4 50 (7.66%) VBA
5 47 (7.20%) Python
6 45 (6.89%) C++
7 42 (6.43%) Perl
8 41 (6.28%) C
9 25 (3.83%) Shell Script
10 20 (3.06%) T-SQL
11 19 (2.91%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.53%) MATLAB
13 9 (1.38%) JavaScript
14 8 (1.23%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.23%) Tcl
14 8 (1.23%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.92%) VB
16 5 (0.77%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.77%) Korn
17 4 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 106 (16.23%) Degree
2 39 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (5.21%) CCNA
4 21 (3.22%) CCNP
5 17 (2.60%) MCSE
5 17 (2.60%) MCP
6 12 (1.84%) MCITP
6 12 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.68%) ISEB
8 10 (1.53%) MCSA
9 7 (1.07%) A+ Certification
9 7 (1.07%) MCDST
10 5 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.77%) CCIE
11 3 (0.46%) HNC
11 3 (0.46%) HND
11 3 (0.46%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.31%) CCDP
12 2 (0.31%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.06%) SLA
2 11 (1.68%) QA
3 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 214 (32.77%) Active Directory
2 79 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.52%) vSphere
4 16 (2.45%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (1.23%) XenApp
8 4 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.46%) Xen
10 2 (0.31%) XenServer
11 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (4.29%) SCCM
2 17 (2.60%) FortiGate
3 15 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (2.14%) ITRS Geneos
4 14 (2.14%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.92%) Sysprep
5 6 (0.92%) Puppet
6 5 (0.77%) Nagios
7 4 (0.61%) SCOM
7 4 (0.61%) Zenoss
7 4 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.61%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (0.46%) Dollar Universe
8 3 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 3 (0.46%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.15%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 361 (55.28%) Reuters
2 275 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 105 (16.08%) VMware
4 83 (12.71%) Cisco
5 75 (11.49%) Fidessa
6 67 (10.26%) HP
7 62 (9.49%) Oracle
8 60 (9.19%) Citrix
9 58 (8.88%) SimCorp
10 43 (6.58%) FactSet
11 42 (6.43%) Sybase
12 38 (5.82%) Charles River
13 30 (4.59%) Dell
14 29 (4.44%) IBM
14 29 (4.44%) Juniper
15 28 (4.29%) Red Hat
16 27 (4.13%) Mitel
17 18 (2.76%) ION Trading
17 18 (2.76%) Tradeweb
17 18 (2.76%) Symantec
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £32500 Per Annum
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