Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIX Connectivity
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1020 1121 1200
Rank change year-on-year +101 +79 -62
Permanent jobs citing FIX Connectivity 109 47 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.070% 0.028% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.18% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 105 45 28
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £79,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -24.05% +12.86%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £49,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £79,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -24.05% +12.86%

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 23,485 26,575 30,919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.04% 16.02% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18,771 21,678 25,773
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,750
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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +113 109 £65,000 +8.33% 5
FIX Connectivity
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 108 (99.08%) FIX Protocol
2 87 (79.82%) Finance
3 85 (77.98%) Unix
4 84 (77.06%) SQL
5 71 (65.14%) Client Onboarding
6 69 (63.30%) Fixed Income
7 54 (49.54%) Banking
8 44 (40.37%) Release Management
9 37 (33.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 36 (33.03%) Equities
11 26 (23.85%) Oracle
12 20 (18.35%) Algorithmic Trading
13 19 (17.43%) Derivative
14 18 (16.51%) Linux
14 18 (16.51%) Hedge funds
15 14 (12.84%) Mentoring
15 14 (12.84%) Electronic Trading
15 14 (12.84%) LAN
15 14 (12.84%) WAN
15 14 (12.84%) Sybase
15 14 (12.84%) Fidessa
16 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
16 13 (11.93%) MySQL
16 13 (11.93%) Hadoop
16 13 (11.93%) MongoDB
16 13 (11.93%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (11.93%) NoSQL
16 13 (11.93%) Fintech
17 12 (11.01%) Perl
17 12 (11.01%) Python

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 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) SaaS
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.84%) LAN
1 14 (12.84%) WAN
2 2 (1.83%) Firewall
2 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.83%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) NAS
3 1 (0.92%) SNMP
3 1 (0.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.93%) Apache Cassandra
1 13 (11.93%) Hadoop
1 13 (11.93%) MongoDB
1 13 (11.93%) MySQL
1 13 (11.93%) NoSQL
1 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.83%) DB2
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.75%) JIRA
1 3 (2.75%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.83%) Jasmine
2 2 (1.83%) JSUnit
2 2 (1.83%) Mocha
2 2 (1.83%) Moq
2 2 (1.83%) NUnit
2 2 (1.83%) QUnit
2 2 (1.83%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (1.83%) Sinon.JS
2 2 (1.83%) Subversion
2 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.92%) Maven
General
1 87 (79.82%) Finance
2 54 (49.54%) Banking
3 6 (5.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Front Office
5 2 (1.83%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.92%) French Language
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (39.45%) Onboarding Engineer
2 22 (20.18%) Support Engineer
3 19 (17.43%) Analyst
4 18 (16.51%) Support Analyst
5 17 (15.60%) FIX Analyst
5 17 (15.60%) FIX Support Analyst
6 16 (14.68%) SQL Analyst
6 16 (14.68%) SQL Support Analyst
7 14 (12.84%) Team Leader
8 13 (11.93%) Financial Analyst
8 13 (11.93%) Production Support Analyst
8 13 (11.93%) Unix Analyst
8 13 (11.93%) Unix Support
8 13 (11.93%) Unix Support Analyst
9 9 (8.26%) Network Engineer
10 8 (7.34%) Applications Support
10 8 (7.34%) Network Support
10 8 (7.34%) Network Support Engineer
11 7 (6.42%) Developer
11 7 (6.42%) FIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (99.08%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (3.67%) .NET
2 4 (3.67%) HTML
2 4 (3.67%) HTML5
2 4 (3.67%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.83%) CSS
3 2 (1.83%) CSS3
3 2 (1.83%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.83%) jQuery
3 2 (1.83%) LESS
3 2 (1.83%) NHibernate
3 2 (1.83%) Ninject
3 2 (1.83%) RequireJS
3 2 (1.83%) Sass
3 2 (1.83%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (1.83%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 69 (63.30%) Fixed Income
2 37 (33.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 36 (33.03%) Equities
4 19 (17.43%) Derivative
5 18 (16.51%) Hedge funds
6 13 (11.93%) Fintech
7 10 (9.17%) Eurex
8 3 (2.75%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.92%) Swaptions
10 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 85 (77.98%) Unix
2 18 (16.51%) Linux
3 11 (10.09%) Solaris
4 10 (9.17%) Windows
5 7 (6.42%) SUSE
5 7 (6.42%) Ubuntu
6 6 (5.50%) CentOS
6 6 (5.50%) Debian
6 6 (5.50%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.83%) Fedora
8 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (65.14%) Client Onboarding
2 44 (40.37%) Release Management
3 20 (18.35%) Algorithmic Trading
4 14 (12.84%) Electronic Trading
4 14 (12.84%) Mentoring
5 9 (8.26%) Low Latency
6 8 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.59%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.59%) TDD
8 4 (3.67%) DevOps
8 4 (3.67%) High-Frequency Trading
8 4 (3.67%) Multithreading
8 4 (3.67%) OO
8 4 (3.67%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (2.75%) Analytics
9 3 (2.75%) Kernel Tuning
9 3 (2.75%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.75%) Project Management
9 3 (2.75%) SDLC
9 3 (2.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (77.06%) SQL
2 12 (11.01%) Perl
2 12 (11.01%) Python
3 10 (9.17%) Bash Shell
4 7 (6.42%) Java
5 6 (5.50%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.50%) Ruby
6 5 (4.59%) C#
7 4 (3.67%) C++
7 4 (3.67%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.83%) R
10 1 (0.92%) C
10 1 (0.92%) Groovy
10 1 (0.92%) Java 8
10 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.92%) CCNA
3 1 (0.92%) CCNP
3 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.92%) MCSA
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.92%) RHCE
3 1 (0.92%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.92%) Ansible
2 1 (0.92%) Cacti
2 1 (0.92%) Grafana
2 1 (0.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (23.85%) Oracle
2 14 (12.84%) Fidessa
2 14 (12.84%) Sybase
3 11 (10.09%) Bloomberg
4 10 (9.17%) CQG
4 10 (9.17%) ION Trading
4 10 (9.17%) Patsystems
4 10 (9.17%) Red Hat
4 10 (9.17%) Reuters
5 7 (6.42%) Trayport
6 3 (2.75%) GL TRADE
7 2 (1.83%) Cisco
7 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.92%) Calypso
8 1 (0.92%) Dell
8 1 (0.92%) HP
8 1 (0.92%) IBM
8 1 (0.92%) Murex
8 1 (0.92%) NetApp
8 1 (0.92%) Sophis