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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 7 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 11 46 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.96% 15.81% 11.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.31% 46.94% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 44 27
Average salary £51,000 £100,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £61,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
26 98 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.26% 33.68% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 96 78
Average salary £62,500 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
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 23 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 19 (76.00%) Finance
2 15 (60.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) Oracle
4 9 (36.00%) Solaris
5 8 (32.00%) Java
5 8 (32.00%) Middleware
6 7 (28.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (24.00%) C++
7 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
7 6 (24.00%) JBoss
7 6 (24.00%) Apache
7 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (20.00%) SOA
8 5 (20.00%) HTTP
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 5 (20.00%) Low Latency
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 (24.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (24.00%) JBoss
1 6 (24.00%) Apache
1 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) NAS
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.00%) GDB
General
1 19 (76.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.00%) Front Office
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Team Leader
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (16.00%) QA Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) C++ Team Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Scala Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior C++ Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Middleware
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.00%) STL
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.00%) Pthreads
3 1 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Fixed Income
3 3 (12.00%) Equities
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (8.00%) SWIFT
4 2 (8.00%) Derivative
4 2 (8.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 2 (8.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Solaris
3 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) SOA
1 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (12.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Line Management
4 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) C++
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) Scala
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Fujitsu