The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Advent products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Advent over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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 Advent Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advent
Rank 298 327 330
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +3
Permanent jobs citing Advent 16 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.058% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.13% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 2
Average salary £56,250 £75,000 £78,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £74,000 £75,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £75,000 £81,750
UK excluding London average salary - - £38,000
Advent
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5226 5566 5515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.00% 45.75% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4444 4812 5017
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Advent
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Advent across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Advent Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Advent
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Advent across the City of London region.

Advent Salary Trend in the City of London

Advent
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Advent across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Advent Salary Histogram in the City of London

Advent
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Advent 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 Advent.

1 25 (78.13%) Finance
2 18 (56.25%) C
2 18 (56.25%) BI-SAM
3 15 (46.88%) SimCorp
3 15 (46.88%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (46.88%) SunGard
3 15 (46.88%) StatPro
4 14 (43.75%) Equities
4 14 (43.75%) Advent Geneva
5 12 (37.50%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 12 (37.50%) Advent Moxy
5 12 (37.50%) FactSet
5 12 (37.50%) SQL
6 11 (34.38%) Asset Management
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 10 (31.25%) Investment Management
8 9 (28.13%) PORTIA
8 9 (28.13%) Derivative
8 9 (28.13%) Reference Data
8 9 (28.13%) Data Management
8 9 (28.13%) Fixed Income
8 9 (28.13%) Windows
8 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (25.00%) Java
9 8 (25.00%) Citrix
10 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
11 6 (18.75%) Misys
11 6 (18.75%) Fidessa
11 6 (18.75%) Terminal Services
11 6 (18.75%) MultiFonds

Advent
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Advent 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 Advent. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Advent Geneva
2 12 (37.50%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 12 (37.50%) Advent Moxy
3 9 (28.13%) PORTIA
4 6 (18.75%) Markit EDM
4 6 (18.75%) Eagle PACE
4 6 (18.75%) HiInvest
4 6 (18.75%) HiPerformance
4 6 (18.75%) HiPortfolio
4 6 (18.75%) Decalog
4 6 (18.75%) LongView
4 6 (18.75%) LatentZero
4 6 (18.75%) Tesseract
4 6 (18.75%) Minerva
4 6 (18.75%) Sentinel
4 6 (18.75%) MultiFonds
4 6 (18.75%) Beauchamp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
1 2 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (78.13%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Front Office
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Consultant
2 9 (28.13%) Performance Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Applications Support
4 6 (18.75%) Implementation Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Database Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Server Support
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) JDBC
1 1 (3.13%) J2SE
1 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Equities
2 9 (28.13%) Derivative
2 9 (28.13%) Reference Data
2 9 (28.13%) Fixed Income
3 6 (18.75%) Hedge funds
4 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.25%) Replication
5 2 (6.25%) EqualLogic
6 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (34.38%) Asset Management
3 10 (31.25%) Investment Management
4 9 (28.13%) Data Management
5 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Time Management
5 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.13%) Fund Accounting
8 1 (3.13%) OOP
8 1 (3.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.25%) VBA
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) CFA
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Terminal Services
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) BI-SAM
2 15 (46.88%) SunGard
2 15 (46.88%) StatPro
2 15 (46.88%) SimCorp
3 12 (37.50%) FactSet
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.00%) Citrix
6 6 (18.75%) Linedata
6 6 (18.75%) Charles River
6 6 (18.75%) Misys
6 6 (18.75%) Fidessa
6 6 (18.75%) thinkFolio
6 6 (18.75%) RIMES
6 6 (18.75%) IGEFI
7 3 (9.38%) Fiserv
7 3 (9.38%) Serena
8 2 (6.25%) VMware
8 2 (6.25%) NetApp
8 2 (6.25%) Reuters
8 2 (6.25%) Bloomberg