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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support
Rank 245 291 295
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 21 34 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.34% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 47
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £31,500 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,975 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +15.94%
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
6754 10043 11758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.67% 95.17% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6077 8521 9885
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Support across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Unix Support Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Unix
2 34 (94.44%) SQL
3 29 (80.56%) Finance
4 25 (69.44%) Linux
5 17 (47.22%) FIX Protocol
5 17 (47.22%) Equities
6 14 (38.89%) Front Office
7 13 (36.11%) Banking
7 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
8 12 (33.33%) Fixed Income
8 12 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (33.33%) Perl
9 11 (30.56%) Java
9 11 (30.56%) Incident Management
10 9 (25.00%) Back Office
11 8 (22.22%) Oracle
11 8 (22.22%) Windows
11 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
11 8 (22.22%) Release Management
12 7 (19.44%) MetaTrader
12 7 (19.44%) Low Latency
13 6 (16.67%) ITIL
13 6 (16.67%) Python
14 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
14 5 (13.89%) C++
14 5 (13.89%) Currenex
14 5 (13.89%) FXall
14 5 (13.89%) Statistics
15 4 (11.11%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 4 (11.11%) JBoss
1 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.78%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MetaTrader
2 2 (5.56%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) LAN
1 3 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) KDB
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 29 (80.56%) Finance
2 14 (38.89%) Front Office
3 13 (36.11%) Banking
4 9 (25.00%) Back Office
5 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 2 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (11.11%) JMS
2 4 (11.11%) Spring
2 4 (11.11%) Struts
2 4 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) CGI
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Equities
2 12 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 12 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (13.89%) Statistics
4 3 (8.33%) Derivative
4 3 (8.33%) Fintech
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.78%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Unix
2 25 (69.44%) Linux
3 8 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Incident Management
2 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 8 (22.22%) Release Management
3 7 (19.44%) Low Latency
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 4 (11.11%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.78%) Content Management
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
3 12 (33.33%) Perl
4 11 (30.56%) Java
5 6 (16.67%) Python
6 5 (13.89%) C++
6 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
9 1 (2.78%) R
9 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Currenex
2 5 (13.89%) FXall
3 4 (11.11%) Sybase
4 2 (5.56%) Bloomberg
4 2 (5.56%) Reuters
4 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) OpenText
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
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