Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FIX Connectivity
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1149 1222 1176
Rank change year-on-year +73 -46 +67
Permanent jobs citing FIX Connectivity 43 59 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.029% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.17% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40 57 137
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £40,000 £49,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £91,250 £103,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

FIX Connectivity is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28460 34446 39101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 16.99% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23095 28606 31542
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FIX Connectivity
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FIX Connectivity in the UK

FIX Connectivity
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FIX Connectivity in the UK

FIX Connectivity
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for FIX Connectivity in the UK

FIX Connectivity
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 Connectivity within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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 +63 43 £75,000 +7.14% 8
London +45 43 £75,000 +7.14% 8

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing FIX Connectivity 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 FIX Connectivity.

1 39 (90.70%) FIX Protocol
2 34 (79.07%) Java
3 31 (72.09%) Finance
4 22 (51.16%) Banking
4 22 (51.16%) Investment Banking
5 21 (48.84%) Front Office
6 19 (44.19%) Multithreading
7 18 (41.86%) Concurrent Programming
7 18 (41.86%) Performance Optimisation
7 18 (41.86%) Bloomberg
8 17 (39.53%) REST
8 17 (39.53%) Spring
8 17 (39.53%) Greenfield Project
9 16 (37.21%) Memory Management
10 14 (32.56%) Low Latency
11 13 (30.23%) Client Onboarding
12 12 (27.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
13 10 (23.26%) SQL
14 9 (20.93%) Unix
15 7 (16.28%) Electronic Trading
16 6 (13.95%) Linux
17 5 (11.63%) Fixed Income
17 5 (11.63%) Equities
17 5 (11.63%) Charles River
17 5 (11.63%) Investment Management
17 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
17 5 (11.63%) Fund Management
17 5 (11.63%) ITRS Geneos
18 4 (9.30%) DevOps

FIX Connectivity
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 4 (9.30%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Markit EDM
1 1 (2.33%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) LAN
1 4 (9.30%) WAN
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.65%) DHCP
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.65%) KDB
2 2 (4.65%) Kdb+
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (9.30%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 31 (72.09%) Finance
2 22 (51.16%) Banking
2 22 (51.16%) Investment Banking
3 21 (48.84%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
1 18 (41.86%) Java Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Core Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Onboarding Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Unix Scripter
5 4 (9.30%) Unix Scripting Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Unix Support
5 4 (9.30%) Unix Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Support Team Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (90.70%) FIX Protocol
2 17 (39.53%) REST
2 17 (39.53%) Spring
3 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
4 4 (9.30%) .NET
5 3 (6.98%) Middleware
6 1 (2.33%) SOAP
6 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (27.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (11.63%) Equities
3 5 (11.63%) Fixed Income
4 4 (9.30%) Derivative
5 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.65%) Fintech
5 2 (4.65%) Replication
6 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Unix
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Windows
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Multithreading
2 18 (41.86%) Concurrent Programming
2 18 (41.86%) Performance Optimisation
3 16 (37.21%) Memory Management
4 14 (32.56%) Low Latency
5 13 (30.23%) Client Onboarding
6 7 (16.28%) Electronic Trading
7 5 (11.63%) Fund Management
7 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
7 5 (11.63%) Investment Management
8 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.30%) Change Management
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.30%) DevOps
8 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
8 4 (9.30%) Process Improvement
8 4 (9.30%) TDD
8 4 (9.30%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) Wealth Management
9 3 (6.98%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (79.07%) Java
2 10 (23.26%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
1 3 (6.98%) PMP
2 2 (4.65%) CCA
2 2 (4.65%) CCNA
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) MCSA
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.65%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Bloomberg
2 5 (11.63%) Charles River
3 4 (9.30%) IBM
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) 3PAR
4 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Juniper
4 2 (4.65%) McAfee
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) Mitel
4 2 (4.65%) MobileIron
4 2 (4.65%) TippingPoint
4 2 (4.65%) Veeam
4 2 (4.65%) Veritas
4 2 (4.65%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) CQG
5 1 (2.33%) MarketAxess
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