The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Support
Rank 316 312 323
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support 4 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 14
Average salary £40,500 £46,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.43% -22.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%
UNIX Support
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
10694 11004 11838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 93.06% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9658 10857
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

UNIX Support Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

UNIX Support
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

UNIX Support Salary Trend in the City of London

UNIX Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited UNIX Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) Banking
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (50.00%) C++
6 4 (40.00%) Solaris
7 3 (30.00%) Front Office
7 3 (30.00%) Back Office
8 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
8 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
8 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (20.00%) SAN
8 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
9 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
9 1 (10.00%) AIX
9 1 (10.00%) MySQL
9 1 (10.00%) JBoss
9 1 (10.00%) Apache
9 1 (10.00%) Tomcat

UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited UNIX Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Front Office
3 3 (30.00%) Back Office
4 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Korn
4 1 (10.00%) C-shell
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) EMC