Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for FIX Connectivity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FIX Connectivity over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIX Connectivity
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1101 1168 1107
Rank change year-on-year +67 -61 +124
Permanent jobs citing FIX Connectivity 58 20 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.034% 0.011% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.067% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 58 19 150
England median annual salary £65,000 £100,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +37.93% +20.83%
10th Percentile £37,500 £55,000 £53,625
90th Percentile £85,000 £111,500 £102,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £100,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -35.00% +37.93% +20.83%

FIX Connectivity is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26248 29841 33753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.56% 17.00% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21313 24557 28193
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,427
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

FIX Connectivity
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing FIX Connectivity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for FIX Connectivity in England

FIX Connectivity
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity in England.

Salary trend for FIX Connectivity in England

FIX Connectivity
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity in England over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for FIX Connectivity in England

FIX Connectivity
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity within the England region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +25 57 £65,000 -35.00% 8
North West - 1 £65,000 -
South West - 1 £65,000 -
North of England - 1 £65,000 -
FIX Connectivity
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for FIX Connectivity.

1 57 (98.28%) FIX Protocol
2 46 (79.31%) Finance
3 40 (68.97%) Unix
4 26 (44.83%) Linux
5 25 (43.10%) Client Onboarding
6 22 (37.93%) SQL
7 20 (34.48%) Electronic Trading
8 19 (32.76%) Front Office
9 14 (24.14%) Java
9 14 (24.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (24.14%) Banking
10 13 (22.41%) Investment Banking
11 11 (18.97%) Equities
12 8 (13.79%) ITIL
12 8 (13.79%) Hedge funds
13 7 (12.07%) Low Latency
13 7 (12.07%) Fintech
13 7 (12.07%) Derivative
14 5 (8.62%) Degree
14 5 (8.62%) LAN
14 5 (8.62%) WAN
15 4 (6.90%) PMP
15 4 (6.90%) PMI Certification
15 4 (6.90%) Middleware
15 4 (6.90%) Project Management
15 4 (6.90%) French Language
15 4 (6.90%) German Language
15 4 (6.90%) Spanish Language
15 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
15 4 (6.90%) Post-Production

FIX Connectivity
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) LAN
1 5 (8.62%) WAN
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
General
1 46 (79.31%) Finance
2 19 (32.76%) Front Office
3 14 (24.14%) Banking
4 13 (22.41%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.90%) French Language
5 4 (6.90%) German Language
5 4 (6.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Analyst
2 7 (12.07%) Onboarding Engineer
2 7 (12.07%) Support Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Customer Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) FIX Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) FIX Support Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Linux Support
6 3 (5.17%) Support Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.45%) QA Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Support
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (98.28%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (6.90%) Middleware
3 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.45%) REST
3 2 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (1.72%) SOAP
4 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (18.97%) Equities
3 8 (13.79%) Hedge funds
4 7 (12.07%) Derivative
4 7 (12.07%) Fintech
5 4 (6.90%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.72%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 40 (68.97%) Unix
2 26 (44.83%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) CentOS
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Client Onboarding
2 20 (34.48%) Electronic Trading
3 8 (13.79%) ITIL
4 7 (12.07%) Low Latency
5 4 (6.90%) Post-Production
5 4 (6.90%) Project Management
5 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Analytics
6 2 (3.45%) Automated Trading
6 2 (3.45%) Change Management
6 2 (3.45%) Data Analytics
6 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.45%) Functional Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (3.45%) Proprietary Trading
6 2 (3.45%) Regression Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) SQL
2 14 (24.14%) Java
3 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.17%) Perl
3 3 (5.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) PMI Certification
2 4 (6.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) CFEngine
1 1 (1.72%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (3.45%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.72%) VMware