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 1 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 Sophis.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophis
Rank 864 886 841
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -45
Permanent jobs citing Sophis 19 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.016% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.039% 0.035% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 13
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £68,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £71,500 £120,000
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
48236 51672 50446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.92% 46.47% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 39147 41982 41704
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 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
London +28 19 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Sophis
UK

Sophis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 30 (83.33%) Front Office
2 24 (66.67%) Asset Management
3 22 (61.11%) Equities
4 19 (52.78%) SQL
5 18 (50.00%) Finance
6 17 (47.22%) VBA
6 17 (47.22%) Middleware
7 16 (44.44%) Fixed Income
8 13 (36.11%) FIX Protocol
9 12 (33.33%) Service Delivery
9 12 (33.33%) Bloomberg
9 12 (33.33%) Charles River
10 11 (30.56%) Windows
10 11 (30.56%) Electronic Trading
10 11 (30.56%) Portfolio Management
11 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
11 10 (27.78%) Hedge funds
11 10 (27.78%) FactSet
11 10 (27.78%) Relational Database
11 10 (27.78%) LAN
11 10 (27.78%) WAN
11 10 (27.78%) Oracle
11 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
11 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
11 10 (27.78%) Perl
11 10 (27.78%) Python
11 10 (27.78%) RDBMS
12 9 (25.00%) Murex
13 7 (19.44%) Integration Testing
14 6 (16.67%) Derivative

Sophis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) thinkFolio
2 1 (2.78%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) LAN
1 10 (27.78%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Relational Database
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 10 (27.78%) RDBMS
General
1 30 (83.33%) Front Office
2 18 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Applications Support
2 22 (61.11%) Analyst
3 14 (38.89%) Support Analyst
4 8 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 8 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Support Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Report Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Murex Support
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Middleware
2 13 (36.11%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (11.11%) XML
3 4 (11.11%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (61.11%) Equities
2 16 (44.44%) Fixed Income
3 10 (27.78%) Hedge funds
4 6 (16.67%) Derivative
5 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (11.11%) ASIC
7 2 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 12 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 11 (30.56%) Electronic Trading
3 11 (30.56%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (19.44%) Integration Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Investment Management
6 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.33%) Fund Management
7 3 (8.33%) Workflow
8 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.78%) BCP
9 1 (2.78%) CRM
9 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) VBA
3 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 10 (27.78%) Perl
3 10 (27.78%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) VBScript
4 3 (8.33%) VB
5 2 (5.56%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) EMIR
1 4 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Xen
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Bloomberg
1 12 (33.33%) Charles River
2 10 (27.78%) FactSet
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 9 (25.00%) Murex
4 5 (13.89%) Calypso
5 1 (2.78%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Reuters
5 1 (2.78%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Vermilion
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