The table below looks at the statistics for Front Arena skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Arena over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Front Arena
Rank 874 869 867
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Front Arena 6 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.009% 0.024%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.069% 0.11% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 21
Average salary £45,750 £58,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.12% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8670 8714 9049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.85% 8.08% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6965 6653 7285
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front Arena
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Arena within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Front Arena Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Front Arena
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front Arena within the UK.

Front Arena Salary Trend in the UK

Front Arena
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Arena over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Front Arena Salary Histogram in the UK

Front Arena
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Arena within the UK 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
England -6 6 £45,750 -22.12%
London -13 6 £45,750 -22.12%
City of London +11 4 £50,750 -26.18%

Front Arena
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Front Arena 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 Front Arena.

1 17 (80.95%) Bloomberg
2 15 (71.43%) Equities
3 13 (61.90%) Reuters
3 13 (61.90%) Finance
3 13 (61.90%) Eikon
4 12 (57.14%) LAN
4 12 (57.14%) WAN
5 11 (52.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (42.86%) Back Office
7 8 (38.10%) Murex
7 8 (38.10%) SunGard
7 8 (38.10%) Summit
8 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 7 (33.33%) SSL
8 7 (33.33%) Misys
8 7 (33.33%) Middleware
8 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 7 (33.33%) Law
8 7 (33.33%) Publishing
8 7 (33.33%) ION Trading
8 7 (33.33%) RMDS
8 7 (33.33%) Data Analysis
8 7 (33.33%) 3000 Xtra
8 7 (33.33%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 7 (33.33%) Multicast
9 6 (28.57%) Windows
9 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003

Front Arena
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Front Arena 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 Front Arena. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Eikon
2 8 (38.10%) Summit
3 7 (33.33%) RMDS
3 7 (33.33%) 3000 Xtra
3 7 (33.33%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 3 (14.29%) LongView
4 3 (14.29%) LatentZero
5 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (4.76%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) LAN
1 12 (57.14%) WAN
2 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 7 (33.33%) SSL
2 7 (33.33%) Multicast
3 5 (23.81%) ADSL
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Back Office
3 7 (33.33%) Law
3 7 (33.33%) Publishing
4 6 (28.57%) Banking
5 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
6 4 (19.05%) Front Office
7 2 (9.52%) German Language
8 1 (4.76%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Account Manager
1 7 (33.33%) Technical Account Manager
1 7 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Front Arena Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Equities
2 11 (52.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
3 5 (23.81%) Fixed Income
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (14.29%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
1 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 7 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) CAD
4 1 (4.76%) Validation
4 1 (4.76%) Data Validation
4 1 (4.76%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) VB
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ACCA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
1 5 (23.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Bloomberg
2 13 (61.90%) Reuters
3 8 (38.10%) Murex
3 8 (38.10%) SunGard
4 7 (33.33%) Misys
4 7 (33.33%) ION Trading
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) Symantec
6 5 (23.81%) Citrix
7 3 (14.29%) Charles River
7 3 (14.29%) SimCorp
7 3 (14.29%) thinkFolio
8 2 (9.52%) Calypso