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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 388 409 460
Rank change year-on-year +21 +51  
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 8 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.055% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.43% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 18
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00%  

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 5460 7278 8116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 37.32% 39.40% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4531 6040 6358
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
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 June 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 June 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
West Sussex +13 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Surrey - 3 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +9 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Oxfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) VB
4 5 (26.32%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) ETL
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
4 5 (26.32%) Network Design
4 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (26.32%) PKI
4 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 5 (26.32%) vSphere
4 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
4 5 (26.32%) High Availability
4 5 (26.32%) Office 365
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (26.32%) OWASP
4 5 (26.32%) vMotion

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring 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 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) SSL
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Security Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Security Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Storage Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Storage Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) DBA
2 4 (21.05%) SQL DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) MSMQ
3 2 (10.53%) WPF
4 1 (5.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) PKI
2 4 (21.05%) Derivative
3 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
3 3 (15.79%) Equities
3 3 (15.79%) Fintech
3 3 (15.79%) Fixed Income
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
1 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (26.32%) ETL
1 5 (26.32%) Fault Analysis
1 5 (26.32%) High Availability
1 5 (26.32%) Network Design
1 5 (26.32%) OWASP
1 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
1 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
2 3 (15.79%) Database Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) SDLC
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Legacy Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 5 (26.32%) VB
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
1 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.26%) EMIR
2 1 (5.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) vCenter Server
1 5 (26.32%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) SAP