The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CQG products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CQG over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within CQG, Inc.

CQG
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 852 915 965
Rank change year-on-year +63 +50  
Permanent jobs citing CQG 20 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.051% 0.021% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 5
Median salary £76,750 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.54% +37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £69,500 £56,600
UK excluding London median salary - - £51,500

CQG is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39228 42985 51858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.54% 44.28% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31097 34975 41799
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

CQG
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CQG as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for CQG in the UK

CQG
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CQG in the UK

CQG
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CQG over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CQG in the UK

CQG
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CQG within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +63 20 £76,750 +39.54%
London +35 20 £76,750 +39.54%
City of London +32 4 £62,500 +13.63%

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing CQG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CQG.

1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 21 (77.78%) Reuters
2 21 (77.78%) Bloomberg
3 19 (70.37%) Python
4 16 (59.26%) Fidessa
5 15 (55.56%) FIX Protocol
6 13 (48.15%) Finance
7 12 (44.44%) SQL
8 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
8 11 (40.74%) Problem Management
8 11 (40.74%) Algorithmic Trading
8 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
8 11 (40.74%) Automated Trading
9 10 (37.04%) DevOps
9 10 (37.04%) Eurex
9 10 (37.04%) Patsystems
9 10 (37.04%) GL TRADE
9 10 (37.04%) NYFIX
9 10 (37.04%) VPN
10 9 (33.33%) Nagios
10 9 (33.33%) C++
10 9 (33.33%) IPsec
10 9 (33.33%) VMware
10 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 9 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 8 (29.63%) Puppet
11 8 (29.63%) High Availability
11 8 (29.63%) Splunk

CQG
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (29.63%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) VPN
2 9 (33.33%) IPsec
3 8 (29.63%) SAN
4 2 (7.41%) BGP
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) Multicast
4 2 (7.41%) OSPF
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) DMVPN
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (3.70%) IGMP
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) NX-OS
5 1 (3.70%) RIP
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Front Office
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 9 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 9 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
1 9 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 9 (33.33%) Linux Scripter
1 9 (33.33%) Linux Support
1 9 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
1 9 (33.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
1 9 (33.33%) Senior Applications Support
1 9 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 9 (33.33%) Senior Linux Support
1 9 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 9 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Administrator
2 8 (29.63%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (29.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (22.22%) Splunk Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Eurex
2 5 (18.52%) Equities
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Derivative
4 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) AIX
2 8 (29.63%) CentOS
2 8 (29.63%) Debian
2 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Solaris
2 8 (29.63%) SUSE
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Algorithmic Trading
1 11 (40.74%) Automated Trading
1 11 (40.74%) Problem Management
1 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
2 10 (37.04%) DevOps
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 9 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 8 (29.63%) High Availability
4 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 8 (29.63%) Kernel Tuning
4 8 (29.63%) Low Latency
5 6 (22.22%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Physics
6 2 (7.41%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Python
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
4 9 (33.33%) C++
5 8 (29.63%) Bourne shell
5 8 (29.63%) C-shell
5 8 (29.63%) Korn
5 8 (29.63%) Perl
5 8 (29.63%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCIE
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Nagios
2 8 (29.63%) CFEngine
2 8 (29.63%) Puppet
2 8 (29.63%) ZABBIX
3 2 (7.41%) Ansible
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Bloomberg
1 21 (77.78%) Reuters
2 16 (59.26%) Fidessa
3 10 (37.04%) GL TRADE
3 10 (37.04%) NYFIX
3 10 (37.04%) Patsystems
4 9 (33.33%) VMware
5 8 (29.63%) EccoWare
5 8 (29.63%) ION Trading
5 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
5 8 (29.63%) Splunk
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco
6 3 (11.11%) Sun
7 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.41%) F5
7 2 (7.41%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.70%) Tufin