Period
to 16 July 2019

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 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIX Connectivity
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1001 1027 1136
Rank change year-on-year +26 +109 +72
Permanent jobs citing FIX Connectivity 74 141 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.055% 0.086% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.56% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68 136 46
England median annual salary £70,000 £61,250 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.91% -8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £41,875
90th Percentile £104,000 £76,250 £93,125
UK median annual salary £70,000 £61,250 £68,750
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.91% -8.33%

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 21,376 24,961 26,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.86% 15.18% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16,172 19,885 21,889
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.15% +3.33% -

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 16 July 2019.

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 16 July 2019. 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 +36 74 £70,000 +14.29% 8
FIX Connectivity
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for FIX Connectivity.

1 71 (95.95%) FIX Protocol
2 65 (87.84%) SQL
3 56 (75.68%) Finance
4 54 (72.97%) Equities
5 53 (71.62%) Unix
6 41 (55.41%) Fixed Income
7 38 (51.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 37 (50.00%) Front Office
8 37 (50.00%) Banking
8 37 (50.00%) Derivative
9 30 (40.54%) Fintech
10 24 (32.43%) Linux
10 24 (32.43%) Investment Banking
11 23 (31.08%) Asset Management
11 23 (31.08%) Wealth Management
11 23 (31.08%) Investment Management
11 23 (31.08%) ZABBIX
11 23 (31.08%) SolarWinds
11 23 (31.08%) Hedge funds
11 23 (31.08%) Nagios
11 23 (31.08%) Icinga
12 20 (27.03%) Client Onboarding
13 14 (18.92%) Release Management
14 13 (17.57%) Bloomberg
14 13 (17.57%) Fidessa
15 12 (16.22%) Back Office
16 10 (13.51%) Electronic Trading
16 10 (13.51%) Java
17 9 (12.16%) Fault Analysis
18 8 (10.81%) Problem Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) RMDS
2 1 (1.35%) Rolfe and Nolan
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) LAN
1 6 (8.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Hudson
General
1 56 (75.68%) Finance
2 37 (50.00%) Banking
2 37 (50.00%) Front Office
3 24 (32.43%) Investment Banking
4 12 (16.22%) Back Office
5 2 (2.70%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (47.30%) Applications Support
2 32 (43.24%) Support Engineer
3 23 (31.08%) Applications Engineer
3 23 (31.08%) Applications Support Engineer
4 15 (20.27%) Analyst
5 13 (17.57%) Support Analyst
6 12 (16.22%) Unix Support
7 10 (13.51%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (12.16%) Banking Analyst
9 8 (10.81%) Onboarding Engineer
10 7 (9.46%) Finance Manager
10 7 (9.46%) Onboarding Manager
10 7 (9.46%) Support Manager
11 6 (8.11%) Linux Support
11 6 (8.11%) Production Manager
12 5 (6.76%) Geneos Support
13 3 (4.05%) FIX Specialist
14 2 (2.70%) Blockchain Developer
14 2 (2.70%) FIX Analyst
14 2 (2.70%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (95.95%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (8.11%) SOAP
2 6 (8.11%) XML
3 4 (5.41%) Spring
4 2 (2.70%) J2SE
4 2 (2.70%) JMS
4 2 (2.70%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.70%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 54 (72.97%) Equities
2 41 (55.41%) Fixed Income
3 38 (51.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 37 (50.00%) Derivative
5 23 (31.08%) Hedge funds
6 3 (4.05%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (4.05%) Eurex
7 2 (2.70%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 53 (71.62%) Unix
2 24 (32.43%) Linux
3 5 (6.76%) Windows
4 4 (5.41%) Solaris
5 3 (4.05%) CentOS
6 2 (2.70%) Debian
6 2 (2.70%) SUSE
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) Fintech
2 23 (31.08%) Asset Management
2 23 (31.08%) Investment Management
2 23 (31.08%) Wealth Management
3 20 (27.03%) Client Onboarding
4 14 (18.92%) Release Management
5 10 (13.51%) Electronic Trading
6 9 (12.16%) Fault Analysis
7 8 (10.81%) Problem Management
8 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.11%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.76%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (6.76%) Thought Leadership
11 4 (5.41%) Change Management
11 4 (5.41%) Concurrent Programming
11 4 (5.41%) High-Frequency Trading
11 4 (5.41%) Low Latency
11 4 (5.41%) Microservices
12 3 (4.05%) Algorithmic Trading
12 3 (4.05%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (87.84%) SQL
2 10 (13.51%) Java
3 6 (8.11%) Perl
4 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.76%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) C
5 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.70%) C++
6 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.70%) R
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby
6 2 (2.70%) VBA
7 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (31.08%) Icinga
1 23 (31.08%) Nagios
1 23 (31.08%) ZABBIX
2 6 (8.11%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (2.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) SolarWinds
2 13 (17.57%) Bloomberg
2 13 (17.57%) Fidessa
3 5 (6.76%) ION Trading
4 3 (4.05%) CQG
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle
4 3 (4.05%) Patsystems
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.05%) Reuters
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.70%) Solace
5 2 (2.70%) Trayport
6 1 (1.35%) Algorithmics
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco
6 1 (1.35%) FIS
6 1 (1.35%) GL TRADE
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) SunGard
6 1 (1.35%) Sybase