The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Support role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Support
Rank 599 627 582
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support 29 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.054% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.057% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 26
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.73% -24.44%
UNIX Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41387 45218 41435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.48% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35090 38008 34671
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

UNIX Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

UNIX Support
Salary Trend in London

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

UNIX Support Salary Trend in London

UNIX Support
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Support across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

UNIX Support Salary Histogram in London

UNIX Support
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Support within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +35 13 £52,500 +12.90%
UNIX Support
England

UNIX Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 42 (100.00%) UNIX
2 19 (45.24%) Finance
3 16 (38.10%) Banking
3 16 (38.10%) Solaris
3 16 (38.10%) Linux
4 14 (33.33%) Oracle
5 12 (28.57%) Veritas
6 11 (26.19%) SQL
6 11 (26.19%) Java
7 10 (23.81%) NFS
7 10 (23.81%) IBM
8 9 (21.43%) Sun
8 9 (21.43%) Samba
8 9 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (21.43%) Patch Management
9 8 (19.05%) Change Management
10 7 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (16.67%) BMC
10 7 (16.67%) Tivoli
10 7 (16.67%) Process Management
10 7 (16.67%) Asset Management
11 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
11 6 (14.29%) HTTP
11 6 (14.29%) Perl
12 5 (11.90%) SAN
12 5 (11.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 5 (11.90%) Retail
12 5 (11.90%) Investment Banking
12 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills

UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (9.52%) Apache
2 3 (7.14%) Tuxedo
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MetaTrader
2 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) HTTP
2 5 (11.90%) SAN
3 4 (9.52%) DNS
4 3 (7.14%) Internet
4 3 (7.14%) LDAP
5 1 (2.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 16 (38.10%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 5 (11.90%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.52%) Financial Institution
5 3 (7.14%) Back Office
6 1 (2.38%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.38%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (9.52%) Hedge funds
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Video Editing
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Equities
4 2 (4.76%) PKI
4 2 (4.76%) Statistics
4 2 (4.76%) CMDB
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (38.10%) Solaris
2 16 (38.10%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (21.43%) Patch Management
2 8 (19.05%) Change Management
3 7 (16.67%) Process Management
3 7 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.52%) Workflow
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (7.14%) Release Management
7 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Change Control
7 3 (7.14%) Information Security
8 2 (4.76%) Server Building
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (4.76%) High Availability
8 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.76%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) Java
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) Perl
3 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.38%) Korn
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) NFS
2 9 (21.43%) Samba
3 5 (11.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.76%) Squid
5 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.38%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle
2 12 (28.57%) Veritas
3 10 (23.81%) IBM
4 9 (21.43%) Sun
5 7 (16.67%) BMC
6 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (7.14%) HP
7 3 (7.14%) Sybase
8 2 (4.76%) Currenex
8 2 (4.76%) VMware
8 2 (4.76%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.76%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.38%) NetApp
9 1 (2.38%) Remedy
9 1 (2.38%) F5
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco
9 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.38%) Cognizant