Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an FX Support Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Foreign Exchange Support Analyst
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1136 1201 1229
Rank change year-on-year +65 +28 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an FX Support Analyst 75 21 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.011% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.012% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 84
UK median annual salary £60,000 £68,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.73% +5.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £35,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

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 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +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%

FX Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FX Support Analyst in the UK

FX Support Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FX Support Analyst in the UK

FX Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FX Support Analyst over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for FX Support Analyst in the UK

FX Support 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 FX Support Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 +98 75 £60,000 -12.73%
London +58 75 £60,000 -12.73%

FX Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, FX Support 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 FX Support Analyst in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 66 (88.00%) Finance
3 63 (84.00%) Banking
4 61 (81.33%) Unix
4 61 (81.33%) SQL
5 59 (78.67%) Front Office
6 58 (77.33%) Windows
7 53 (70.67%) ITIL
8 51 (68.00%) ION Trading
8 51 (68.00%) Investment Banking
8 51 (68.00%) ION MarketView
8 51 (68.00%) Process Improvement
8 51 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
9 50 (66.67%) Wealth Management
9 50 (66.67%) Asset Management
9 50 (66.67%) Retail Banking
10 14 (18.67%) Linux
11 12 (16.00%) Oracle
12 10 (13.33%) Splunk
13 9 (12.00%) Change Management
13 9 (12.00%) FIX Protocol
14 8 (10.67%) Financial Institution
14 8 (10.67%) Perl
14 8 (10.67%) Python
14 8 (10.67%) ITRS Geneos
14 8 (10.67%) Electronic Trading
15 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
15 7 (9.33%) Sybase
15 7 (9.33%) TIBCO

FX Support 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 51 (68.00%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.33%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) SSL
1 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) KDB
1 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) MySQL
3 3 (4.00%) Blockchain
3 3 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.33%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) JIRA
2 3 (4.00%) IBM UrbanCode
2 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 66 (88.00%) Finance
2 63 (84.00%) Banking
3 59 (78.67%) Front Office
4 51 (68.00%) Investment Banking
5 50 (66.67%) Retail Banking
6 8 (10.67%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.33%) French Language
7 1 (1.33%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.33%) Japanese Language
7 1 (1.33%) Retail
7 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.00%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (5.33%) Rendezvous
2 4 (5.33%) Ultra Messaging
3 3 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (4.00%) Kafka
3 3 (4.00%) React
3 3 (4.00%) XML
3 3 (4.00%) Zuul
4 2 (2.67%) HTML
4 2 (2.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 75 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 51 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.00%) Fintech
4 1 (1.33%) Derivative
4 1 (1.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 61 (81.33%) Unix
2 58 (77.33%) Windows
3 14 (18.67%) Linux
4 6 (8.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (70.67%) ITIL
2 51 (68.00%) Process Improvement
3 50 (66.67%) Asset Management
3 50 (66.67%) Wealth Management
4 9 (12.00%) Change Management
5 8 (10.67%) Electronic Trading
6 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.67%) Low Latency
8 4 (5.33%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.33%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.00%) Automated Trading
9 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.00%) Kanban
9 3 (4.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.00%) Task Automation
10 2 (2.67%) Algorithmic Trading
11 1 (1.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (81.33%) SQL
2 8 (10.67%) Perl
2 8 (10.67%) Python
3 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.33%) C++
4 4 (5.33%) Java
5 3 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (4.00%) Ansible
2 3 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (68.00%) ION Trading
2 12 (16.00%) Oracle
3 10 (13.33%) Splunk
4 7 (9.33%) Sybase
4 7 (9.33%) TIBCO
5 4 (5.33%) Sun
6 3 (4.00%) BMC
6 3 (4.00%) Dynatrace
6 3 (4.00%) Murex
6 3 (4.00%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.33%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.33%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.33%) Calypso
7 1 (1.33%) Currenex
7 1 (1.33%) FXall
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.33%) Reuters
7 1 (1.33%) Wallstreet Suite