The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Unix Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Specialist
Rank 252 308 355
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Specialist 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.031% 0.059% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.062% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Median salary - £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.57%
Unix Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6107 9635 12199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.86% 94.71% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5571 8263 10311
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Unix Specialist in the job title.

Unix Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Unix Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Specialist across the City of London region.

Unix Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Unix Specialist 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 across the City of London region featuring Unix Specialist in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Problem Management
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Fixed Income
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) Back Office
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) Release Management
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) Equities
5 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Murex
5 2 (28.57%) Calypso
5 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Derivative
5 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (28.57%) Market Risk
6 1 (14.29%) R
6 1 (14.29%) KDB
6 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (14.29%) Python

Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) KDB
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Back Office
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Fixed Income
2 3 (42.86%) Equities
3 2 (28.57%) Derivative
3 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (28.57%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) R
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Calypso
1 2 (28.57%) Murex