Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a FIX Analyst was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

FIX Analyst
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1139 1196 1207
Rank change year-on-year +57 +11 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a FIX Analyst 50 41 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.022% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.022% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 71
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £47,875 £35,100 £52,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - £33,000 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

FIX Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured FIX Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FIX Analyst in the UK

FIX Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FIX Analyst in the UK

FIX Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FIX Analyst over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for FIX Analyst in the UK

FIX Analyst
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
England +46 50 £67,500 +3.85% 8
London +22 50 £67,500 -1.82% 8

FIX Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, FIX Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring FIX Analyst in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 27 (54.00%) Finance
3 26 (52.00%) SQL
4 24 (48.00%) Oracle
4 24 (48.00%) Unix
5 23 (46.00%) Linux
5 23 (46.00%) Fixed Income
5 23 (46.00%) Electronic Trading
6 21 (42.00%) Algorithmic Trading
6 21 (42.00%) Equities
7 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
8 17 (34.00%) Derivative
8 17 (34.00%) Degree
9 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
9 16 (32.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (30.00%) Banking
11 14 (28.00%) Equity Derivative
11 14 (28.00%) Workflow
11 14 (28.00%) LAN
11 14 (28.00%) WAN
11 14 (28.00%) Windows
12 11 (22.00%) Front Office
13 8 (16.00%) Sybase
13 8 (16.00%) Process Improvement
14 7 (14.00%) Portfolio Management
14 7 (14.00%) Presales
14 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
14 7 (14.00%) Firewall
14 7 (14.00%) Advertising
15 6 (12.00%) ITIL

FIX Analyst Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Eze OMS
1 1 (2.00%) MetaTrader
1 1 (2.00%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) LAN
1 14 (28.00%) WAN
2 7 (14.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) FIX Connectivity
4 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
General
1 27 (54.00%) Finance
2 15 (30.00%) Banking
3 11 (22.00%) Front Office
4 7 (14.00%) Advertising
5 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.00%) Fixed Income
2 21 (42.00%) Equities
3 17 (34.00%) Derivative
4 16 (32.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (28.00%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (6.00%) Hedge funds
7 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.00%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (2.00%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Unix
2 23 (46.00%) Linux
3 14 (28.00%) Windows
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (12.00%) Solaris
6 5 (10.00%) Windows NT
7 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Electronic Trading
2 21 (42.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 14 (28.00%) Workflow
4 8 (16.00%) Process Improvement
5 7 (14.00%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (14.00%) Presales
6 6 (12.00%) ITIL
7 5 (10.00%) Client Onboarding
8 4 (8.00%) Automated Trading
8 4 (8.00%) Black-Box Testing
8 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Functional Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
10 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) Perl
2 3 (6.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Oracle
2 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.00%) Sybase
4 3 (6.00%) Charles River
5 1 (2.00%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.00%) Currenex
5 1 (2.00%) Eze Software Group
5 1 (2.00%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.00%) FXall
5 1 (2.00%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.00%) Tradeweb