The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 14 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 15 59 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 12.00% 21.61% 13.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.79% 64.84% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 47 41
Average salary £67,500 £90,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £78,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £120,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 91 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 44.80% 33.33% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 51 75 73
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

UNIX
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Canary Wharf region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
6 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (21.05%) SMTP
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Avaya
6 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (21.05%) Data Management
6 4 (21.05%) Release Management
6 4 (21.05%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) NetScaler
6 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (21.05%) Lync
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (15.79%) Network Security
7 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (15.79%) Change Management
7 3 (15.79%) Middleware
7 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.79%) Solaris
7 3 (15.79%) SQL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (21.05%) Lync
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (10.53%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SMTP
1 4 (21.05%) NetScaler
2 3 (15.79%) Network Security
3 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Applications Support
1 4 (21.05%) Technical Leader
2 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) IT Security Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) IT Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior UNIX Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (10.53%) Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) Equity Risk
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.26%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Data Management
1 4 (21.05%) Release Management
1 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) OOD
3 2 (10.53%) SOA
3 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.26%) Market Making
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
3 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Avaya
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Sybase
4 1 (5.26%) Sun