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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 27 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 8 19 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.71% 8.92% 20.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 34.55% 65.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 52
Average salary £56,250 £85,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.82% +28.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £78,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £110,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
44 55 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 25.88% 25.82% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 42 45 76
Average salary £62,500 £78,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.87% +48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
5 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (17.39%) Lync
7 4 (17.39%) Office 365
7 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
7 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (17.39%) Banking
7 4 (17.39%) Data Management
7 4 (17.39%) Derivative
7 4 (17.39%) Release Management
7 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
7 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) OOD
7 4 (17.39%) SMTP
7 4 (17.39%) Avaya
7 4 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.04%) Change Management
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (13.04%) OO

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) Lync
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 4 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
1 4 (17.39%) SMTP
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) PowerCenter
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Leader
2 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
3 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) IT Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C++ Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) AWS Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) Java EE
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) Flash
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Derivative
3 3 (13.04%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.35%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.35%) Equities
5 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.35%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (17.39%) Data Management
2 4 (17.39%) Release Management
2 4 (17.39%) OOD
3 3 (13.04%) Change Management
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (13.04%) OO
3 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
3 3 (13.04%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (8.70%) Time Management
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security
5 1 (4.35%) Market Making
5 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Avaya
3 2 (8.70%) Altiris
3 2 (8.70%) Actimize
3 2 (8.70%) Sybase
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) EMC
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Remedy
3 2 (8.70%) Informatica
4 1 (4.35%) Sun