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 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophis
Rank 617 589 608
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Permanent jobs citing Sophis 13 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.072% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.062% 0.15% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 12
Average salary £50,000 £73,750 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.20% +31.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £81,500 £67,500
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
20908 21051 21989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.80% 47.22% 46.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17680 17215 18585
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 24 December 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
City of London +10 5 £45,000 -37.93% 1
Sophis
England

Sophis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (68.18%) Front Office
2 14 (63.64%) Finance
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) Asset Management
4 11 (50.00%) Bloomberg
4 11 (50.00%) Charles River
5 8 (36.36%) Equities
5 8 (36.36%) FactSet
6 7 (31.82%) Murex
7 6 (27.27%) Fund Management
7 6 (27.27%) Investment Management
8 5 (22.73%) VBA
8 5 (22.73%) UNIX
8 5 (22.73%) Middleware
8 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
8 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Windows
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) LatentZero
9 4 (18.18%) thinkFolio
10 3 (13.64%) VBScript
10 3 (13.64%) VB
10 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
10 3 (13.64%) DHCP
10 3 (13.64%) DNS
10 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
10 3 (13.64%) Fidessa
10 3 (13.64%) Citrix
10 3 (13.64%) SAN
10 3 (13.64%) Reuters

Sophis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
1 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (68.18%) Front Office
2 14 (63.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 9 (40.91%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Murex Support
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Support
7 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Report Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.55%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Middleware
2 3 (13.64%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.55%) JDBC
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) J2SE
3 1 (4.55%) FpML
3 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Equities
2 3 (13.64%) Hedge funds
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.09%) Fixed Income
3 2 (9.09%) Derivative
4 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.55%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Asset Management
2 6 (27.27%) Fund Management
2 6 (27.27%) Investment Management
3 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) OOP
6 1 (4.55%) OOD
6 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) VBA
3 3 (13.64%) VBScript
3 3 (13.64%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) EMIR
1 1 (4.55%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) Xen
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 11 (50.00%) Charles River
2 8 (36.36%) FactSet
3 7 (31.82%) Murex
4 4 (18.18%) thinkFolio
5 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 3 (13.64%) Fidessa
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) Reuters
6 2 (9.09%) Calypso
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) Advent
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