The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England / South East
Rank 378 426 449
Rank change year-on-year +48 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 11 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.074% 0.17% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.42% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 13
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,250 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  

Foreign Exchange (FX) is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5140 7652 7703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.48% 39.70% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4170 6330 6033
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in the South East.

Salary trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +30 10 £52,500 +10.81% 3
Hampshire - 1 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 South East region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) VB
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.00%) SAP
4 5 (20.00%) Windows
4 5 (20.00%) ETL
4 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) SAP FI
4 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 5 (20.00%) Legal
4 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.00%) Firewall
4 5 (20.00%) Network Design
4 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (20.00%) PKI
4 5 (20.00%) MiFID
4 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (20.00%) OWASP
4 5 (20.00%) vSphere
4 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (20.00%) High Availability
4 5 (20.00%) Office 365

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (8.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Payments Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) DBA
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) SQL DBA
3 4 (16.00%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (8.00%) EDI
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) PKI
2 4 (16.00%) Derivative
3 3 (12.00%) Fintech
4 2 (8.00%) Replication
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.00%) ETL
2 5 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
2 5 (20.00%) High Availability
2 5 (20.00%) Network Design
2 5 (20.00%) OWASP
2 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Database Tuning
3 3 (12.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ACCA
1 3 (12.00%) CIMA
1 3 (12.00%) CIPFA
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) EMIR
1 5 (20.00%) MiFID
2 3 (12.00%) IFRS
2 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
1 5 (20.00%) SAP
1 5 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (12.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Charles River
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Sophis
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