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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support
Rank 567 521 541
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 84 139 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 76 120 105
Average salary £60,000 £56,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
39184 39901 41305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33782 33821 33803
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +39 19 £60,000 +25.65% 3
Unix Support
England

Unix Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 294 (100.00%) Unix
2 227 (77.21%) SQL
3 178 (60.54%) Perl
4 174 (59.18%) Linux
5 113 (38.44%) Oracle
6 89 (30.27%) Python
7 87 (29.59%) Finance
8 79 (26.87%) Sybase
9 68 (23.13%) FIX Protocol
10 60 (20.41%) Front Office
11 59 (20.07%) Windows
12 57 (19.39%) Equities
13 53 (18.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 52 (17.69%) Derivative
15 51 (17.35%) Sun
16 46 (15.65%) Electronic Trading
17 42 (14.29%) Banking
18 39 (13.27%) Shell Script
19 35 (11.90%) ITIL
20 34 (11.56%) Bash Shell
21 32 (10.88%) Java
21 32 (10.88%) Fixed Income
22 30 (10.20%) Equity Derivative
23 28 (9.52%) ITRS Geneos
24 27 (9.18%) Financial Institution
24 27 (9.18%) SQL Server
25 24 (8.16%) JavaScript
25 24 (8.16%) Tomcat
26 23 (7.82%) Solaris
27 22 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery

Unix Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 24 (8.16%) Tomcat
2 21 (7.14%) Apache
3 16 (5.44%) WebLogic
4 9 (3.06%) JBoss
5 4 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (1.36%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.34%) SAS
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) MetaTrader
1 3 (1.02%) RMDS
2 2 (0.68%) SunGard Martini
3 1 (0.34%) 3000 Xtra
3 1 (0.34%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.36%) SaaS
2 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.68%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.70%) Firewall
3 4 (1.36%) HTTP
3 4 (1.36%) LAN
3 4 (1.36%) LDAP
3 4 (1.36%) NAS
3 4 (1.36%) WAN
4 2 (0.68%) SAN
5 1 (0.34%) 3G
5 1 (0.34%) 4G
5 1 (0.34%) DHCP
5 1 (0.34%) DNS
5 1 (0.34%) FTP
5 1 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.40%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.36%) MySQL
6 4 (1.36%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.68%) Big Data
7 2 (0.68%) Data Mart
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.34%) BODI
8 1 (0.34%) Informix
8 1 (0.34%) KDB
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 12 (4.08%) JIRA
2 10 (3.40%) Eclipse
3 8 (2.72%) Maven
4 2 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 87 (29.59%) Finance
2 60 (20.41%) Front Office
3 42 (14.29%) Banking
4 27 (9.18%) Financial Institution
5 22 (7.48%) Investment Banking
6 18 (6.12%) Back Office
7 8 (2.72%) Retail
8 2 (0.68%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (23.13%) FIX Protocol
2 18 (6.12%) Spring
3 11 (3.74%) Middleware
4 6 (2.04%) JMS
4 6 (2.04%) XML
5 5 (1.70%) SOAP
5 5 (1.70%) Struts
6 4 (1.36%) .NET
7 2 (0.68%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.68%) J2EE
7 2 (0.68%) LAMP
7 2 (0.68%) Murex MxML
7 2 (0.68%) Web Services
8 1 (0.34%) CGI
8 1 (0.34%) CSS
8 1 (0.34%) HTML
8 1 (0.34%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 57 (19.39%) Equities
2 53 (18.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 52 (17.69%) Derivative
4 32 (10.88%) Fixed Income
5 30 (10.20%) Equity Derivative
6 20 (6.80%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.36%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.02%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.02%) HP Superdome
10 2 (0.68%) Exotic Derivative
10 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.34%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.34%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.34%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 294 (100.00%) Unix
2 174 (59.18%) Linux
3 59 (20.07%) Windows
4 23 (7.82%) Solaris
5 16 (5.44%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.02%) HPUX
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (15.65%) Electronic Trading
2 35 (11.90%) ITIL
3 22 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 19 (6.46%) Mentoring
6 18 (6.12%) Low Latency
7 17 (5.78%) Incident Management
8 15 (5.10%) Problem Management
9 13 (4.42%) Algorithmic Trading
9 13 (4.42%) Release Management
10 12 (4.08%) Risk Management
11 10 (3.40%) Service Management
12 9 (3.06%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (3.06%) Process Improvement
13 8 (2.72%) Change Management
13 8 (2.72%) Investment Management
13 8 (2.72%) Issue Tracking
13 8 (2.72%) Market Making
14 7 (2.38%) Business Process Improvement
15 6 (2.04%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (77.21%) SQL
2 178 (60.54%) Perl
3 89 (30.27%) Python
4 39 (13.27%) Shell Script
5 34 (11.56%) Bash Shell
6 32 (10.88%) Java
7 24 (8.16%) JavaScript
8 10 (3.40%) C#
8 10 (3.40%) Korn
8 10 (3.40%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.70%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.02%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.68%) C++
12 1 (0.34%) AWK
12 1 (0.34%) PHP
12 1 (0.34%) R
12 1 (0.34%) Ruby
12 1 (0.34%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.34%) RHCE
2 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.72%) SLA
2 4 (1.36%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.02%) Squid
Systems Management
1 28 (9.52%) ITRS Geneos
2 6 (2.04%) Tivoli
2 6 (2.04%) Zenoss
3 5 (1.70%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (1.70%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (1.36%) OpenAM
4 4 (1.36%) Puppet
5 2 (0.68%) Control-M
5 2 (0.68%) OpenView
6 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 113 (38.44%) Oracle
2 79 (26.87%) Sybase
3 51 (17.35%) Sun
4 11 (3.74%) Fidessa
5 10 (3.40%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.06%) Bloomberg
6 9 (3.06%) Microsoft
6 9 (3.06%) Reuters
7 8 (2.72%) Eze Castle Integration
8 6 (2.04%) HP
8 6 (2.04%) Informatica
9 5 (1.70%) BMC
9 5 (1.70%) IBM
9 5 (1.70%) Veritas
10 4 (1.36%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.02%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.68%) Cisco
12 2 (0.68%) Murex
12 2 (0.68%) Remedy
12 2 (0.68%) SunGard
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