Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIX Connectivity
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1041 1112 1187
Rank change year-on-year +71 +75 -71
Permanent jobs citing FIX Connectivity 82 58 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.034% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.22% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 78 58 28
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £79,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% -17.72% +8.97%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £101,875 £85,000 £107,875
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £79,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% -17.72% +8.97%

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 22,823 26,569 30,514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.05% 15.70% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18,090 21,714 25,189
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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 +74 82 £67,500 +3.85% 9
FIX Connectivity
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 80 (97.56%) FIX Protocol
2 69 (84.15%) Unix
3 68 (82.93%) SQL
4 65 (79.27%) Finance
5 56 (68.29%) Client Onboarding
6 50 (60.98%) Fixed Income
7 43 (52.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 42 (51.22%) Equities
9 40 (48.78%) Release Management
10 32 (39.02%) Derivative
11 27 (32.93%) Banking
12 15 (18.29%) Oracle
13 13 (15.85%) Algorithmic Trading
14 12 (14.63%) Linux
15 11 (13.41%) Electronic Trading
16 10 (12.20%) Fidessa
17 9 (10.98%) LAN
17 9 (10.98%) WAN
17 9 (10.98%) Low Latency
18 8 (9.76%) Hedge funds
18 8 (9.76%) Perl
19 7 (8.54%) Bloomberg
19 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
19 7 (8.54%) Sybase
19 7 (8.54%) Windows
19 7 (8.54%) Solaris
19 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
20 6 (7.32%) Eurex
20 6 (7.32%) Hadoop
20 6 (7.32%) MongoDB

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.22%) Confluence
1 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) GitHub
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) LAN
1 9 (10.98%) WAN
2 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) NAS
3 1 (1.22%) SNMP
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (7.32%) Hadoop
2 6 (7.32%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.32%) MySQL
2 6 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) JIRA
2 2 (2.44%) Hudson
2 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.22%) JSUnit
3 1 (1.22%) Mocha
3 1 (1.22%) Moq
3 1 (1.22%) NUnit
3 1 (1.22%) QUnit
3 1 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.22%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (79.27%) Finance
2 27 (32.93%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Front Office
5 1 (1.22%) French Language
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Onboarding Engineer
2 29 (35.37%) Support Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Unix Support
4 9 (10.98%) Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Network Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Support Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.54%) Finance Manager
6 7 (8.54%) FIX Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) FIX Support Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Network Support
6 7 (8.54%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Onboarding Manager
6 7 (8.54%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) SQL Support Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) FIX Specialist
7 6 (7.32%) Production Support Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Unix Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (97.56%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (3.66%) .NET
2 3 (3.66%) HTML
2 3 (3.66%) HTML5
2 3 (3.66%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.44%) SOAP
3 2 (2.44%) XML
4 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.22%) jQuery
4 1 (1.22%) LESS
4 1 (1.22%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.22%) Ninject
4 1 (1.22%) Sass
4 1 (1.22%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (1.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (60.98%) Fixed Income
2 43 (52.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 42 (51.22%) Equities
4 32 (39.02%) Derivative
5 8 (9.76%) Hedge funds
6 6 (7.32%) Eurex
7 4 (4.88%) Fintech
8 3 (3.66%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 69 (84.15%) Unix
2 12 (14.63%) Linux
3 7 (8.54%) Solaris
3 7 (8.54%) Windows
4 5 (6.10%) SUSE
5 4 (4.88%) CentOS
5 4 (4.88%) Debian
5 4 (4.88%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.66%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (68.29%) Client Onboarding
2 40 (48.78%) Release Management
3 13 (15.85%) Algorithmic Trading
4 11 (13.41%) Electronic Trading
5 9 (10.98%) Low Latency
6 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.10%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.88%) Analytics
8 4 (4.88%) DevOps
8 4 (4.88%) High-Frequency Trading
8 4 (4.88%) SDLC
8 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.66%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.66%) Data Analytics
9 3 (3.66%) Kernel Tuning
9 3 (3.66%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.66%) Project Management
9 3 (3.66%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.44%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 68 (82.93%) SQL
2 8 (9.76%) Perl
3 6 (7.32%) Bash Shell
3 6 (7.32%) Python
4 4 (4.88%) Java
4 4 (4.88%) Ruby
5 3 (3.66%) C#
5 3 (3.66%) C++
5 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.44%) R
6 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.22%) CCNA
3 1 (1.22%) CCNP
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.22%) MCSA
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) RHCE
3 1 (1.22%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) Ansible
2 1 (1.22%) Cacti
2 1 (1.22%) Grafana
2 1 (1.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Oracle
2 10 (12.20%) Fidessa
3 7 (8.54%) Bloomberg
3 7 (8.54%) Sybase
4 6 (7.32%) CQG
4 6 (7.32%) ION Trading
4 6 (7.32%) Patsystems
4 6 (7.32%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.32%) Reuters
5 3 (3.66%) GL TRADE
5 3 (3.66%) Trayport
6 2 (2.44%) Cisco
7 1 (1.22%) Algorithmics
7 1 (1.22%) Currenex
7 1 (1.22%) Dell
7 1 (1.22%) HP
7 1 (1.22%) IBM
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.22%) NetApp
7 1 (1.22%) SaltStack