Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Unix Support was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix Support
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 742 723 573
Rank change year-on-year -19 -150 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 76 90 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 71 84 317
London median annual salary £60,000 £48,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -22.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £43,750 £33,225 £43,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £43,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +17.24% -20.91% +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,359 66,937 81,818
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 95.89% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 54,056 57,281 69,917
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,436
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Unix Support
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Unix Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Support 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 in London.

Salary trend for Unix Support in London

Unix Support
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Support in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix Support in London

Unix Support
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Support within the London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -35 11 £57,500 +21.05% 1
East London +9 1 £85,000 +70.00%
Unix Support
England

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Unix Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Unix Support in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) Unix
2 49 (64.47%) SQL
3 42 (55.26%) Linux
4 37 (48.68%) Finance
5 34 (44.74%) Oracle
6 31 (40.79%) Front Office
7 30 (39.47%) Windows
8 26 (34.21%) Equities
8 26 (34.21%) FIX Protocol
9 23 (30.26%) Banking
10 20 (26.32%) Perl
11 17 (22.37%) Fixed Income
11 17 (22.37%) Sybase
12 16 (21.05%) ITIL
12 16 (21.05%) Shell Script
12 16 (21.05%) Electronic Trading
13 15 (19.74%) Python
14 14 (18.42%) Derivative
15 13 (17.11%) Investment Banking
16 12 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
18 8 (10.53%) Solaris
18 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
18 8 (10.53%) Java
18 8 (10.53%) Grid Computing
19 7 (9.21%) Problem Management
19 7 (9.21%) Incident Management
19 7 (9.21%) Bash Shell
19 7 (9.21%) Process Improvement
20 6 (7.89%) Equity Derivative

Unix Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) Luigi
2 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) LAN
1 4 (5.26%) WAN
2 3 (3.95%) NAS
2 3 (3.95%) SAN
3 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.63%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.32%) DB2
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 37 (48.68%) Finance
2 31 (40.79%) Front Office
3 23 (30.26%) Banking
4 13 (17.11%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.58%) Retail
6 3 (3.95%) Back Office
7 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.21%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (7.89%) XML
3 5 (6.58%) .NET
3 5 (6.58%) SOAP
4 4 (5.26%) J2EE
5 2 (2.63%) Web Services
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.32%) HTML
6 1 (1.32%) JSON
6 1 (1.32%) LDAP
6 1 (1.32%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.32%) REST
6 1 (1.32%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.32%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.21%) Equities
2 17 (22.37%) Fixed Income
3 14 (18.42%) Derivative
4 12 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (10.53%) Grid Computing
6 6 (7.89%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (5.26%) Exotic Derivative
9 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.32%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.32%) Fintech
10 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.32%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Unix
2 42 (55.26%) Linux
3 30 (39.47%) Windows
4 8 (10.53%) Solaris
5 5 (6.58%) Windows NT
6 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.32%) AIX
9 1 (1.32%) HPUX
9 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) Electronic Trading
1 16 (21.05%) ITIL
2 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (9.21%) Incident Management
3 7 (9.21%) Problem Management
3 7 (9.21%) Process Improvement
4 6 (7.89%) Change Management
5 5 (6.58%) Service Management
5 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 3 (3.95%) Investment Management
8 2 (2.63%) Analytics
8 2 (2.63%) DevOps
8 2 (2.63%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.63%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.63%) PnL Attribution
8 2 (2.63%) Release Management
8 2 (2.63%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.63%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (64.47%) SQL
2 20 (26.32%) Perl
3 16 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 15 (19.74%) Python
5 8 (10.53%) Java
6 7 (9.21%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.63%) C#
8 2 (2.63%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.63%) VBA
9 1 (1.32%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
1 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (44.74%) Oracle
2 17 (22.37%) Sybase
3 6 (7.89%) ION Trading
4 5 (6.58%) Bloomberg
5 4 (5.26%) Citrix
5 4 (5.26%) Reuters
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.63%) VMware
7 1 (1.32%) EMC
7 1 (1.32%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.32%) FIS
7 1 (1.32%) HP
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.32%) Murex
7 1 (1.32%) NetApp
7 1 (1.32%) Remedy
7 1 (1.32%) Sun
7 1 (1.32%) Symantec
7 1 (1.32%) Tradeweb
7 1 (1.32%) Wallstreet Suite