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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Support
Rank 590 578 597
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support 23 35 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.083% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.088% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 17
Average salary £62,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -18.75%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +3 7 £47,500 -13.63%
Canary Wharf - 1 £150,000 -
UNIX Support
England

UNIX Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 32 (76.19%) Perl
3 27 (64.29%) Solaris
4 25 (59.52%) LDAP
5 24 (57.14%) Red Hat
6 23 (54.76%) DNS
7 22 (52.38%) Linux
7 22 (52.38%) Python
8 21 (50.00%) Bash Shell
9 20 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (45.24%) Puppet
10 19 (45.24%) NFS
11 17 (40.48%) HP
11 17 (40.48%) SAN
12 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
12 15 (35.71%) AIX
12 15 (35.71%) Load Balancing
13 14 (33.33%) NetApp
14 13 (30.95%) Veritas
14 13 (30.95%) Nagios
14 13 (30.95%) NetBackup
14 13 (30.95%) CA
14 13 (30.95%) Brocade
14 13 (30.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 12 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (28.57%) Sun
15 12 (28.57%) IBM
15 12 (28.57%) Oracle
15 12 (28.57%) Finance
16 11 (26.19%) Banking

UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (59.52%) LDAP
2 23 (54.76%) DNS
3 17 (40.48%) SAN
4 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 10 (23.81%) SSH
6 7 (16.67%) DHCP
7 4 (9.52%) Internet
8 3 (7.14%) Firewall
9 2 (4.76%) BGP
10 1 (2.38%) NAS
10 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.76%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (19.05%) LPAR
1 8 (19.05%) DLPAR
2 6 (14.29%) Clustering
3 5 (11.90%) Fixed Income
4 4 (9.52%) HACMP
4 4 (9.52%) Hedge funds
4 4 (9.52%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) PKI
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) UNIX
2 27 (64.29%) Solaris
3 22 (52.38%) Linux
4 20 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (35.71%) AIX
6 7 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 13 (30.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 10 (23.81%) Release Management
3 10 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 8 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (19.05%) Performance Management
5 7 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 7 (16.67%) Kernel Tuning
6 4 (9.52%) Data Management
6 4 (9.52%) Investment Management
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
8 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.38%) Resource Management
9 1 (2.38%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.38%) Product Management
9 1 (2.38%) Analytics
9 1 (2.38%) ITIL V2
9 1 (2.38%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) Perl
2 22 (52.38%) Python
3 21 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (19.05%) Korn
5 7 (16.67%) Bourne shell
6 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
6 2 (4.76%) SQL
7 1 (2.38%) VBA
7 1 (2.38%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) RHCE
2 7 (16.67%) NCDA
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 19 (45.24%) NFS
2 10 (23.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (11.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.38%) Squid
6 1 (2.38%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (45.24%) Puppet
2 13 (30.95%) Nagios
2 13 (30.95%) NetBackup
3 12 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (19.05%) Tivoli
4 8 (19.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (19.05%) CFEngine
5 7 (16.67%) yum
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 17 (40.48%) HP
3 14 (33.33%) NetApp
4 13 (30.95%) Veritas
4 13 (30.95%) CA
4 13 (30.95%) Brocade
5 12 (28.57%) Sun
5 12 (28.57%) IBM
5 12 (28.57%) Oracle
6 9 (21.43%) Hitachi
6 9 (21.43%) EMC
7 8 (19.05%) VMware
8 4 (9.52%) Dell
9 2 (4.76%) Bloomberg
9 2 (4.76%) Facebook
10 1 (2.38%) Sybase
10 1 (2.38%) Microsoft