The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sophis products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophis over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sophis.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophis
Rank 640 593 618
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +25
Permanent jobs citing Sophis 20 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.040% 0.050% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.086% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 24
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,500 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £117,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23384 21665 26233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.76% 47.26% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19234 17919 22499
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sophis
England

Sophis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Sophis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sophis
Salary Trend in London

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

Sophis Salary Trend in London

Sophis
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophis across the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Sophis Salary Histogram in London

Sophis
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophis within the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -18 2 £55,000 -31.25% 1
Sophis
England

Sophis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 24 (50.00%) Front Office
2 22 (45.83%) SQL
3 19 (39.58%) Banking
3 19 (39.58%) Hedge funds
4 18 (37.50%) Investment Banking
5 17 (35.42%) Murex
6 15 (31.25%) Asset Management
6 15 (31.25%) C#
7 14 (29.17%) Finance
7 14 (29.17%) Computer Science
8 13 (27.08%) WPF
8 13 (27.08%) PowerShell
8 13 (27.08%) Derivative
8 13 (27.08%) Calypso
8 13 (27.08%) Crystal Reports
9 12 (25.00%) Charles River
10 10 (20.83%) Equity Derivative
10 10 (20.83%) Equities
11 9 (18.75%) Investment Management
11 9 (18.75%) Oracle
11 9 (18.75%) UNIX
12 8 (16.67%) Bloomberg
13 6 (12.50%) Java
13 6 (12.50%) VBA
13 6 (12.50%) Sybase
13 6 (12.50%) thinkFolio
13 6 (12.50%) Fund Management
13 6 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
13 6 (12.50%) Analytics
13 6 (12.50%) LatentZero

Sophis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (2.08%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.08%) Confluence
1 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) LatentZero
2 5 (10.42%) Summit
3 4 (8.33%) HiPortfolio
3 4 (8.33%) Markit EDM
4 2 (4.17%) Kondor+
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) DHCP
1 1 (2.08%) DNS
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
1 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 24 (50.00%) Front Office
2 19 (39.58%) Banking
3 18 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 14 (29.17%) Finance
5 3 (6.25%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Applications Support
2 22 (45.83%) Analyst
3 19 (39.58%) Support Specialist
4 16 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
4 16 (33.33%) Applications Support Specialist
5 13 (27.08%) Business Analyst
6 8 (16.67%) Support Analyst
7 6 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (10.42%) Test Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Business Test Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Risk Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
11 1 (2.08%) Support Engineer
11 1 (2.08%) Junior Business Analyst
11 1 (2.08%) Consultant
11 1 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
11 1 (2.08%) Junior
11 1 (2.08%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) WPF
2 2 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Hedge funds
2 14 (29.17%) Computer Science
3 13 (27.08%) Derivative
4 10 (20.83%) Equity Derivative
4 10 (20.83%) Equities
5 4 (8.33%) Market Risk
6 2 (4.17%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.08%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (2.08%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.08%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) UNIX
2 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Solaris
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Asset Management
2 9 (18.75%) Investment Management
3 6 (12.50%) Fund Management
3 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 6 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
3 6 (12.50%) Analytics
4 5 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.33%) Greeks
5 4 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 2 (4.17%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (4.17%) Scrum
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.08%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (2.08%) Migration
8 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.08%) ITIL
8 1 (2.08%) Project Management
8 1 (2.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) SQL
2 15 (31.25%) C#
3 13 (27.08%) PowerShell
4 6 (12.50%) VBA
4 6 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (6.25%) Perl
5 3 (6.25%) PHP
5 3 (6.25%) C++
5 3 (6.25%) VBScript
5 3 (6.25%) VB
5 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.25%) sed
5 3 (6.25%) C
6 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Murex
2 13 (27.08%) Calypso
3 12 (25.00%) Charles River
4 9 (18.75%) Oracle
5 8 (16.67%) Bloomberg
6 6 (12.50%) thinkFolio
6 6 (12.50%) Sybase
7 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.33%) VMware
8 4 (8.33%) SimCorp
8 4 (8.33%) Reuters
9 3 (6.25%) HP
9 3 (6.25%) FactSet
10 2 (4.17%) OpenLink
11 1 (2.08%) Perforce
11 1 (2.08%) Wall Street Systems
11 1 (2.08%) Citrix
11 1 (2.08%) Fidessa
11 1 (2.08%) SunGard
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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