The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Specialist
Rank 268 310 -
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Specialist 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.043% 0.085% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.090% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £60,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
6744 10027 11832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.13% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6077 8498 9965
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unix Specialist in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Unix Specialist in their job title 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 with Unix Specialist in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (80.00%) Back Office
3 8 (80.00%) Perl
4 7 (70.00%) Equities
4 7 (70.00%) Banking
5 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (60.00%) Release Management
6 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) Solaris
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) JBoss
7 1 (10.00%) Apache
7 1 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
7 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (10.00%) KDB
7 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (10.00%) DevOps
7 1 (10.00%) R

Unix Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Unix Specialist in their job title 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 with Unix Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) KDB
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Back Office
3 7 (70.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Equities
2 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (60.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) R
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago