The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophis
Rank 609 639 604
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -35
Permanent jobs citing Sophis 20 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.041% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.096% 0.087% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 14
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 £60,500 £50,000 £69,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £71,000 £117,500
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Sophis
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20815 22990 21624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.76% 46.70% 47.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17446 18890 17873
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
City of London +35 3 £85,000 +54.54% 2
Sophis
England

Sophis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 27 (81.82%) Front Office
2 21 (63.64%) Equities
2 21 (63.64%) Asset Management
3 18 (54.55%) SQL
4 16 (48.48%) Finance
5 15 (45.45%) Fixed Income
6 14 (42.42%) VBA
6 14 (42.42%) Middleware
7 12 (36.36%) FIX Protocol
8 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
9 10 (30.30%) Bloomberg
9 10 (30.30%) Charles River
9 10 (30.30%) Windows
9 10 (30.30%) Electronic Trading
9 10 (30.30%) Portfolio Management
10 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
10 9 (27.27%) Hedge funds
10 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
10 9 (27.27%) LAN
10 9 (27.27%) WAN
10 9 (27.27%) Oracle
10 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
10 9 (27.27%) Perl
10 9 (27.27%) Python
10 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
10 9 (27.27%) Murex
11 8 (24.24%) FactSet
12 6 (18.18%) Derivative
13 5 (15.15%) Calypso

Sophis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) thinkFolio
2 1 (3.03%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) LAN
1 9 (27.27%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
General
1 27 (81.82%) Front Office
2 16 (48.48%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Analyst
1 20 (60.61%) Applications Support
2 12 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Applications Support Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Business Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Support Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Report Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Murex Support
7 1 (3.03%) Server Support
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) Middleware
2 12 (36.36%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (12.12%) XML
3 4 (12.12%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (63.64%) Equities
2 15 (45.45%) Fixed Income
3 9 (27.27%) Hedge funds
4 6 (18.18%) Derivative
5 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (12.12%) ASIC
7 2 (6.06%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Asset Management
2 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 10 (30.30%) Electronic Trading
3 10 (30.30%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (15.15%) Investment Management
4 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Workflow
6 3 (9.09%) Fund Management
7 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (3.03%) BCP
8 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) VBA
3 9 (27.27%) Python
3 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 9 (27.27%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) VBScript
4 3 (9.09%) VB
5 2 (6.06%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) EMIR
1 4 (12.12%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Xen
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Bloomberg
1 10 (30.30%) Charles River
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 9 (27.27%) Murex
3 8 (24.24%) FactSet
4 5 (15.15%) Calypso
5 1 (3.03%) Fidessa
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Reuters
5 1 (3.03%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Vermilion
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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