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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 22 23 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 8 17 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.56% 7.76% 23.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 28.81% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 41
Average salary £55,000 £87,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £78,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £110,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
28 59 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.44% 26.94% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 70
Average salary £55,000 £81,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.51% +25.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £44,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) SMTP
6 4 (21.05%) Avaya
6 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (21.05%) Banking
6 4 (21.05%) Data Management
6 4 (21.05%) Lync
6 4 (21.05%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) NetScaler
6 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
7 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
7 3 (15.79%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (15.79%) Derivative
7 3 (15.79%) SCCM
7 3 (15.79%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.79%) Altiris
7 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (15.79%) VMware

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (21.05%) Lync
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
4 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SMTP
1 4 (21.05%) NetScaler
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) PowerCenter
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Maven
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Law
3 2 (10.53%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Support
5 1 (5.26%) Senior UNIX Support
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) Spring
1 2 (10.53%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) Flash
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Derivative
3 2 (10.53%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Data Management
2 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (15.79%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) OOD
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
4 2 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Release Management
4 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) ETL Development
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) Avaya
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) EMC
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Remedy
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Altiris
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Actimize
5 2 (10.53%) Informatica
5 2 (10.53%) Sybase
6 1 (5.26%) Sun