Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIX Connectivity
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 710 801 838
Rank change year-on-year +91 +37 -76
Permanent jobs citing FIX Connectivity 100 54 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.073% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% 0.49% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 96 53 30
London 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 £51,500
90th Percentile £103,125 £85,000 £102,625
England 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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,212 11,004 12,200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.57% 14.78% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7,560 9,032 10,463
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

FIX Connectivity
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for FIX Connectivity in London

FIX Connectivity
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for FIX Connectivity in London

FIX Connectivity
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity in London over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for FIX Connectivity in London

FIX Connectivity
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity within the London region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Central London -51 10 £70,000 +40.00% 1
FIX Connectivity
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 London region with a requirement for FIX Connectivity.

1 100 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 81 (81.00%) Finance
3 80 (80.00%) SQL
3 80 (80.00%) Unix
4 66 (66.00%) Client Onboarding
5 61 (61.00%) Fixed Income
6 45 (45.00%) Banking
7 42 (42.00%) Release Management
8 41 (41.00%) Equities
8 41 (41.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 25 (25.00%) Derivative
10 23 (23.00%) Oracle
11 18 (18.00%) Algorithmic Trading
12 17 (17.00%) Linux
13 15 (15.00%) Fidessa
14 14 (14.00%) Electronic Trading
15 13 (13.00%) Hedge funds
15 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
16 12 (12.00%) Perl
17 11 (11.00%) Solaris
17 11 (11.00%) LAN
17 11 (11.00%) WAN
17 11 (11.00%) Sybase
17 11 (11.00%) Bloomberg
17 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
18 10 (10.00%) Eurex
18 10 (10.00%) MongoDB
18 10 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
18 10 (10.00%) NoSQL
18 10 (10.00%) Low Latency

FIX Connectivity
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.00%) LAN
1 11 (11.00%) WAN
2 2 (2.00%) Firewall
2 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.00%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) NAS
3 1 (1.00%) SNMP
3 1 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 10 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 10 (10.00%) MySQL
2 10 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.00%) DB2
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.00%) JSUnit
3 2 (2.00%) Mocha
3 2 (2.00%) Moq
3 2 (2.00%) NUnit
3 2 (2.00%) QUnit
3 2 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.00%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (2.00%) Subversion
3 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.00%) Maven
General
1 81 (81.00%) Finance
2 45 (45.00%) Banking
3 6 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.00%) Front Office
5 2 (2.00%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (1.00%) French Language
6 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (38.00%) Onboarding Engineer
2 26 (26.00%) Support Engineer
3 15 (15.00%) Analyst
4 14 (14.00%) Support Analyst
5 13 (13.00%) FIX Analyst
5 13 (13.00%) FIX Support Analyst
5 13 (13.00%) SQL Analyst
5 13 (13.00%) SQL Support Analyst
5 13 (13.00%) Unix Support
6 11 (11.00%) Team Leader
7 10 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Production Support Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Unix Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Unix Support Analyst
8 9 (9.00%) Network Engineer
9 8 (8.00%) Applications Support
9 8 (8.00%) FIX Specialist
9 8 (8.00%) Network Support
9 8 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
10 6 (6.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (4.00%) .NET
2 4 (4.00%) HTML
2 4 (4.00%) HTML5
2 4 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.00%) CSS
3 2 (2.00%) CSS3
3 2 (2.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.00%) jQuery
3 2 (2.00%) LESS
3 2 (2.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (2.00%) Ninject
3 2 (2.00%) RequireJS
3 2 (2.00%) Sass
3 2 (2.00%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (2.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (61.00%) Fixed Income
2 41 (41.00%) Equities
2 41 (41.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 25 (25.00%) Derivative
4 13 (13.00%) Hedge funds
5 10 (10.00%) Eurex
6 9 (9.00%) Fintech
7 3 (3.00%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 80 (80.00%) Unix
2 17 (17.00%) Linux
3 11 (11.00%) Solaris
4 10 (10.00%) Windows
5 7 (7.00%) SUSE
5 7 (7.00%) Ubuntu
6 6 (6.00%) CentOS
6 6 (6.00%) Debian
6 6 (6.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.00%) Fedora
8 2 (2.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (66.00%) Client Onboarding
2 42 (42.00%) Release Management
3 18 (18.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 14 (14.00%) Electronic Trading
5 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
6 10 (10.00%) Low Latency
7 8 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.00%) TDD
9 4 (4.00%) Analytics
9 4 (4.00%) DevOps
9 4 (4.00%) High-Frequency Trading
9 4 (4.00%) Mathematics
9 4 (4.00%) Multithreading
9 4 (4.00%) OO
9 4 (4.00%) Project Management
9 4 (4.00%) SDLC
10 3 (3.00%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (12.00%) Perl
3 10 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (10.00%) Python
4 6 (6.00%) Java
4 6 (6.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.00%) Ruby
5 4 (4.00%) C#
5 4 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.00%) C++
6 3 (3.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.00%) R
8 1 (1.00%) C
8 1 (1.00%) Groovy
8 1 (1.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (6.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.00%) CCNA
3 1 (1.00%) CCNP
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.00%) MCSA
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.00%) RHCE
3 1 (1.00%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.00%) Ansible
2 1 (1.00%) Cacti
2 1 (1.00%) Grafana
2 1 (1.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (23.00%) Oracle
2 15 (15.00%) Fidessa
3 11 (11.00%) Bloomberg
3 11 (11.00%) Sybase
4 10 (10.00%) CQG
4 10 (10.00%) ION Trading
4 10 (10.00%) Patsystems
4 10 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (10.00%) Reuters
5 7 (7.00%) Trayport
6 3 (3.00%) GL TRADE
7 2 (2.00%) Cisco
7 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.00%) Algorithmics
8 1 (1.00%) Currenex
8 1 (1.00%) Dell
8 1 (1.00%) HP
8 1 (1.00%) IBM
8 1 (1.00%) NetApp
8 1 (1.00%) SaltStack