The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills 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 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 24 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 816 994 1193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.48% 8.39% 10.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.86% 30.74% 33.77%
Number of salaries quoted 707 871 1085
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +7.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
UNIX
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2929 3234 3533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.86% 27.29% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2573 2833 3223
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

UNIX
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

UNIX Salary Trend in the City of London

UNIX
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in the City of London

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX.

1 990 (55.59%) Linux
2 783 (43.96%) Finance
3 759 (42.62%) SQL
4 656 (36.83%) Java
5 594 (33.35%) Oracle
6 484 (27.18%) Windows
7 426 (23.92%) Banking
8 273 (15.33%) Solaris
9 267 (14.99%) Front Office
10 266 (14.94%) Degree
11 258 (14.49%) Perl
12 256 (14.37%) Shell Script
13 253 (14.21%) C++
14 225 (12.63%) Investment Banking
15 224 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
16 211 (11.85%) SQL Server
17 207 (11.62%) Python
18 183 (10.28%) Oracle Database
19 179 (10.05%) Spring
20 174 (9.77%) Computer Science
21 169 (9.49%) ITIL
22 168 (9.43%) Multithreading
23 158 (8.87%) Microsoft
23 158 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
24 152 (8.53%) OO
25 147 (8.25%) C#
26 144 (8.09%) XML
27 137 (7.69%) JavaScript
28 134 (7.52%) FIX Protocol
29 128 (7.19%) Bash Shell

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 116 (6.51%) Apache
2 111 (6.23%) Tomcat
3 95 (5.33%) WebLogic
4 63 (3.54%) Oracle Service Bus
5 57 (3.20%) JBoss
6 54 (3.03%) WebSphere
7 46 (2.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 27 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
9 21 (1.18%) IIS
10 19 (1.07%) TIBCO EMS
10 19 (1.07%) Confluence
11 17 (0.95%) nginx
11 17 (0.95%) Node.js
11 17 (0.95%) Oracle Application Server
11 17 (0.95%) CMS
11 17 (0.95%) CICS
12 13 (0.73%) GlassFish
13 11 (0.62%) Jetty
13 11 (0.62%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
14 10 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 98 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.85%) MS Office
3 13 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.39%) MS Project
6 2 (0.11%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (2.36%) Oracle BPM
2 34 (1.91%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 26 (1.46%) Oracle Applications
5 17 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
6 12 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
7 11 (0.62%) TIBCO iProcess
8 8 (0.45%) HFM
9 7 (0.39%) RMDS
10 3 (0.17%) ION MarketView
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.11%) Sentinel
11 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
12 1 (0.056%) LatentZero
12 1 (0.056%) Magento
12 1 (0.056%) Dynamics CRM
12 1 (0.056%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 1 (0.056%) CSG Singleview
12 1 (0.056%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.74%) SaaS
2 19 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.28%) Joyent
5 4 (0.22%) Heroku
6 2 (0.11%) PaaS
6 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.11%) GitHub
6 2 (0.11%) IaaS
6 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.056%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.056%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 121 (6.79%) Firewall
2 77 (4.32%) TCP/IP
3 71 (3.99%) Internet
4 69 (3.87%) SAN
5 60 (3.37%) DNS
6 56 (3.14%) VPN
7 50 (2.81%) HTTP
8 40 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
9 39 (2.19%) Network Security
10 37 (2.08%) LAN
11 32 (1.80%) WAN
12 28 (1.57%) BGP
13 26 (1.46%) LDAP
14 25 (1.40%) NAS
15 20 (1.12%) MPLS
16 19 (1.07%) SSL
17 18 (1.01%) OSPF
18 17 (0.95%) DHCP
19 15 (0.84%) SNMP
20 14 (0.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (11.85%) SQL Server
2 183 (10.28%) Oracle Database
3 119 (6.68%) MySQL
4 111 (6.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 99 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 61 (3.43%) DB2
7 54 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 51 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
9 48 (2.70%) NoSQL
10 41 (2.30%) Oracle Exadata
11 39 (2.19%) Big Data
12 36 (2.02%) Oracle BI EE
13 35 (1.97%) Oracle ODI
14 33 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
15 31 (1.74%) MongoDB
16 25 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
17 24 (1.35%) Hadoop
18 22 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
19 13 (0.73%) Oracle Database 12c
20 12 (0.67%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 76 (4.27%) Subversion
2 68 (3.82%) Git (software)
3 62 (3.48%) Maven
3 62 (3.48%) Jenkins
4 60 (3.37%) JUnit
5 55 (3.09%) Selenium
6 53 (2.98%) Hudson
7 50 (2.81%) JIRA
8 43 (2.41%) Cucumber
9 41 (2.30%) Eclipse
10 38 (2.13%) WebDriver
11 36 (2.02%) Ant
12 35 (1.97%) TeamCity
13 23 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
14 19 (1.07%) JMeter
14 19 (1.07%) Mercurial
15 16 (0.90%) Calabash
16 15 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (0.79%) Xcode
18 13 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 783 (43.96%) Finance
2 426 (23.92%) Banking
3 267 (14.99%) Front Office
4 225 (12.63%) Investment Banking
5 120 (6.74%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.36%) Back Office
7 39 (2.19%) Law
7 39 (2.19%) Retail
8 38 (2.13%) Billing
9 35 (1.97%) Games
10 25 (1.40%) Financial Institution
11 23 (1.29%) Marketing
12 21 (1.18%) Legal
12 21 (1.18%) Advertising
13 16 (0.90%) Publishing
14 12 (0.67%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.34%) iGaming
16 3 (0.17%) German Language
17 2 (0.11%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 505 (28.35%) Developer
2 351 (19.71%) Analyst
3 208 (11.68%) Java Developer
4 194 (10.89%) Applications Support
5 187 (10.50%) Support Analyst
6 117 (6.57%) C++ Developer
7 94 (5.28%) Administrator
8 74 (4.15%) DBA
9 72 (4.04%) Applications Support Analyst
10 71 (3.99%) Architect
11 59 (3.31%) Systems Administrator
12 55 (3.09%) Consultant
12 55 (3.09%) Oracle DBA
13 49 (2.75%) Junior
14 47 (2.64%) Team Leader
15 41 (2.30%) Senior Developer
16 39 (2.19%) Security Analyst
17 36 (2.02%) Technical Analyst
18 35 (1.97%) Linux Administrator
19 34 (1.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (10.05%) Spring
2 144 (8.09%) XML
3 134 (7.52%) FIX Protocol
4 118 (6.63%) Web Services
5 112 (6.29%) HTML
6 111 (6.23%) Middleware
7 83 (4.66%) .NET
8 82 (4.60%) Hibernate
9 73 (4.10%) CSS
10 64 (3.59%) J2EE
11 57 (3.20%) Oracle Fusion
12 49 (2.75%) JMS
12 49 (2.75%) jQuery
13 46 (2.58%) SOAP
14 43 (2.41%) STL
15 40 (2.25%) ASP.NET
16 38 (2.13%) Ajax
16 38 (2.13%) HTML5
17 33 (1.85%) JMX
17 33 (1.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 174 (9.77%) Computer Science
2 158 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 106 (5.95%) Equities
4 100 (5.61%) Fixed Income
5 91 (5.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 90 (5.05%) Derivative
7 58 (3.26%) Management Information System
8 56 (3.14%) Open Source
9 53 (2.98%) Clustering
10 52 (2.92%) Mathematics
11 47 (2.64%) Hedge funds
12 32 (1.80%) Data Structures
13 31 (1.74%) Oracle Exalogic
14 26 (1.46%) Algorithms
15 24 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
16 23 (1.29%) User Experience
16 23 (1.29%) PKI
17 22 (1.24%) Data Integration
18 19 (1.07%) Kindle
18 19 (1.07%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 990 (55.59%) Linux
2 484 (27.18%) Windows
3 273 (15.33%) Solaris
4 86 (4.83%) AIX
5 77 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (1.80%) Ubuntu
7 31 (1.74%) Android
7 31 (1.74%) Apple iOS
8 27 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (1.40%) Debian
10 24 (1.35%) HPUX
11 21 (1.18%) Windows XP
12 15 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (0.84%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.56%) CentOS
13 10 (0.56%) Windows Vista
14 9 (0.51%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (9.49%) ITIL
3 168 (9.43%) Multithreading
4 152 (8.53%) OO
5 108 (6.06%) Low Latency
6 93 (5.22%) SOA
7 92 (5.17%) Project Management
8 83 (4.66%) Scrum
9 80 (4.49%) Configuration Management
9 80 (4.49%) E-Commerce
10 78 (4.38%) TDD
11 73 (4.10%) Risk Management
11 73 (4.10%) ETL
12 67 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
13 66 (3.71%) DevOps
13 66 (3.71%) OOD
14 65 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
15 60 (3.37%) Information Security
16 59 (3.31%) Release Management
17 56 (3.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 759 (42.62%) SQL
2 656 (36.83%) Java
3 258 (14.49%) Perl
4 256 (14.37%) Shell Script
5 253 (14.21%) C++
6 207 (11.62%) Python
7 147 (8.25%) C#
8 137 (7.69%) JavaScript
9 128 (7.19%) Bash Shell
10 89 (5.00%) C
11 86 (4.83%) PL/SQL
12 68 (3.82%) PHP
13 62 (3.48%) Ruby
14 41 (2.30%) VB
15 38 (2.13%) Korn
16 35 (1.97%) VBA
17 24 (1.35%) Scala
18 19 (1.07%) PHP5
18 19 (1.07%) COBOL
19 17 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 266 (14.94%) Degree
2 59 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (3.14%) CISSP
4 45 (2.53%) Security Cleared
5 29 (1.63%) CCNA
6 24 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
7 22 (1.24%) CCSP
8 20 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (1.12%) CISM
9 19 (1.07%) CISA
10 17 (0.95%) ISEB
11 15 (0.84%) MCSE
11 15 (0.84%) SC Cleared
12 13 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (0.56%) MCITP
13 10 (0.56%) CCSA
14 9 (0.51%) DV Cleared
15 8 (0.45%) CCNP
15 8 (0.45%) MCP
16 7 (0.39%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (6.46%) QA
2 39 (2.19%) SLA
3 22 (1.24%) ISO 9001
4 14 (0.79%) COBIT
5 10 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.34%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.17%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.17%) Basel II
8 3 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 78 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (3.31%) Oracle RAC
3 43 (2.41%) Active Directory
4 26 (1.46%) vSphere
5 20 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 18 (1.01%) Varnish
7 17 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 15 (0.84%) NFS
9 14 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (0.62%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.62%) Squid
10 11 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.51%) KVM
11 9 (0.51%) Xen
12 8 (0.45%) XenApp
13 6 (0.34%) XenServer
14 5 (0.28%) Hyper-V
14 5 (0.28%) RACF
15 4 (0.22%) Sendmail
15 4 (0.22%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 70 (3.93%) Puppet
2 51 (2.86%) Data Guard
3 48 (2.70%) Nagios
4 47 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (1.29%) NetBackup
6 19 (1.07%) Oracle Identity Management
7 18 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 15 (0.84%) Tivoli
8 15 (0.84%) Backup Exec
9 14 (0.79%) Control-M
10 13 (0.73%) Opsview
11 10 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
11 10 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (0.51%) SCOM
12 9 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
13 7 (0.39%) Ansible
13 7 (0.39%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.34%) OpenView
14 6 (0.34%) yum
15 5 (0.28%) Legato
Vendors
1 594 (33.35%) Oracle
2 158 (8.87%) Microsoft
3 121 (6.79%) Red Hat
4 112 (6.29%) VMware
5 104 (5.84%) Sybase
6 82 (4.60%) Cisco
7 74 (4.15%) IBM
8 69 (3.87%) HP
9 62 (3.48%) Veritas
10 53 (2.98%) Sun
11 38 (2.13%) Bloomberg
12 37 (2.08%) NetApp
12 37 (2.08%) Citrix
13 34 (1.91%) F5
14 33 (1.85%) TIBCO
15 31 (1.74%) Informatica
15 31 (1.74%) EMC
16 29 (1.63%) CheckPoint
17 28 (1.57%) Brocade
18 27 (1.52%) Symantec
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £55,000 to £62,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + £3000 car allowance + £5,000 bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago