The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophis products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophis over the 3 months to 2 September 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 Sophis.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophis
Rank 869 809 819
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +10
Permanent jobs citing Sophis 6 39 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.039% 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.082% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 5 37 41
Average salary £35,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Sophis
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50927 47766 53434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.19% 47.54% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40829 39630 45249
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sophis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Sophis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sophis
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sophis across the England region.

Sophis Salary Trend in England

Sophis
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophis across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Sophis Salary Histogram in England

Sophis
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophis within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
London -38 6 £35,000 -50.00% 2
Sophis
UK

Sophis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Sophis 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 Sophis.

1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Hedge funds
2 8 (36.36%) Portfolio Management
3 7 (31.82%) Asset Management
4 6 (27.27%) Bloomberg
4 6 (27.27%) Fidessa
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Front Office
4 6 (27.27%) Fund Management
5 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (22.73%) thinkFolio
5 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (22.73%) Investment Management
5 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
5 5 (22.73%) Xen
5 5 (22.73%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) Banking
5 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
5 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 5 (22.73%) SAN
5 5 (22.73%) Reuters
5 5 (22.73%) DHCP
5 5 (22.73%) DNS
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) Murex
5 5 (22.73%) Active Directory

Sophis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Sophis 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 Sophis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
1 5 (22.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) HiPortfolio
1 3 (13.64%) Markit EDM
2 1 (4.55%) Summit
2 1 (4.55%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (4.55%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DHCP
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
1 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Front Office
3 5 (22.73%) Banking
4 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.55%) French Language
5 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.64%) Business Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) WPF
2 1 (4.55%) JDBC
2 1 (4.55%) J2SE
2 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Hedge funds
2 5 (22.73%) Blackberry
3 4 (18.18%) Equities
3 4 (18.18%) Derivative
4 3 (13.64%) Contract for Difference
4 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.64%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (4.55%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (4.55%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Portfolio Management
2 7 (31.82%) Asset Management
3 6 (27.27%) Fund Management
4 5 (22.73%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (22.73%) Investment Management
5 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (4.55%) OOP
6 1 (4.55%) OOD
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
1 5 (22.73%) Xen
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Fidessa
1 6 (27.27%) Bloomberg
2 5 (22.73%) Charles River
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
2 5 (22.73%) Reuters
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Murex
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) thinkFolio
3 4 (18.18%) Calypso
4 3 (13.64%) SimCorp
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Sybase
6 1 (4.55%) OpenLink
6 1 (4.55%) Advent
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
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