Period
to 27 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bloomberg over the 6 months to 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Bloomberg.

Bloomberg
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 211 276 273
Rank change year-on-year +65 -3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 47 56 63
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.68% 0.56% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 1.39% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 50
Median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% -19.23% +8.33%
10th Percentile £38,650 £23,500 £39,625
90th Percentile £85,500 £94,750 £86,375
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year -4.55% -16.98% +10.42%

Bloomberg is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,515 4,031 4,625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.58% 40.16% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,085 3,565 4,006
Median annual salary £64,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.19%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Bloomberg
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Bloomberg as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Bloomberg in the City of London

Bloomberg
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bloomberg in the City of London.

Salary trend for Bloomberg in the City of London

Bloomberg
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bloomberg in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Bloomberg in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT jobs citing Bloomberg also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Bloomberg.

1 34 (72.34%) Windows
2 32 (68.09%) Reuters
3 30 (63.83%) Finance
4 26 (55.32%) Front Office
5 16 (34.04%) Linux
5 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (31.91%) Windows 10
7 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
7 12 (25.53%) Office 365
8 11 (23.40%) SCCM
8 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
8 11 (23.40%) Financial Institution
8 11 (23.40%) VMware
9 10 (21.28%) Windows Server
10 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
10 9 (19.15%) Cisco
10 9 (19.15%) Azure
11 8 (17.02%) DNS
11 8 (17.02%) Unix
11 8 (17.02%) ITSM
11 8 (17.02%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (14.89%) Firewall
12 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
12 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
12 7 (14.89%) Asset Management
13 6 (12.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 6 (12.77%) Application Packaging
13 6 (12.77%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (12.77%) MCP

Bloomberg
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Eikon
2 4 (8.51%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
2 4 (8.51%) thinkFolio
3 2 (4.26%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (2.13%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Office 365
2 9 (19.15%) Azure
3 8 (17.02%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (10.64%) AWS
5 2 (4.26%) Mimecast
5 2 (4.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.02%) DNS
3 7 (14.89%) Firewall
4 4 (8.51%) PuTTY
4 4 (8.51%) VoIP
5 3 (6.38%) PBX
6 2 (4.26%) DHCP
6 2 (4.26%) Skype
7 1 (2.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) TestDirector
General
1 30 (63.83%) Finance
2 26 (55.32%) Front Office
3 11 (23.40%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Support Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) Support Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Desktop Support
5 6 (12.77%) Support Team Leader
5 6 (12.77%) Team Leader
5 6 (12.77%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Data Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Market Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Market Data Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) WinForms
1 4 (8.51%) WPF
2 2 (4.26%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Fixed Income
1 6 (12.77%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (10.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (4.26%) Derivative
4 2 (4.26%) Equities
4 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (72.34%) Windows
2 16 (34.04%) Linux
3 15 (31.91%) Windows 10
4 10 (21.28%) Windows Server
5 8 (17.02%) Unix
6 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) ITSM
2 7 (14.89%) Asset Management
3 6 (12.77%) Application Packaging
4 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
5 4 (8.51%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (8.51%) ITIL
5 4 (8.51%) MVC
5 4 (8.51%) Project Management
5 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Change Management
6 3 (6.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (6.38%) Information Security
6 3 (6.38%) Investment Management
6 3 (6.38%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 3 (6.38%) Patch Management
6 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.38%) Security Patching
6 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.38%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) C#
2 3 (6.38%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) MCP
1 6 (12.77%) MCSA
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) SCCM
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 32 (68.09%) Reuters
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) VMware
3 9 (19.15%) Cisco
4 6 (12.77%) Apple
4 6 (12.77%) Avaya
4 6 (12.77%) Citrix
4 6 (12.77%) Nortel
5 5 (10.64%) Fidessa
6 4 (8.51%) FactSet
6 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.38%) Charles River
7 3 (6.38%) Polycom
7 3 (6.38%) Tradeweb
8 2 (4.26%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.26%) CommVault
8 2 (4.26%) Mitel
8 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.13%) Solace