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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 35 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 414 700 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.34% 6.80% 7.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.01% 27.47% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 376 573 841
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1724 2548 3445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.41% 24.75% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 2229 3053
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in the City of London

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Unix.

1 485 (61.47%) Linux
2 441 (55.89%) Finance
3 364 (46.13%) SQL
4 295 (37.39%) Windows
5 277 (35.11%) Java
6 222 (28.14%) Python
7 181 (22.94%) Oracle
8 174 (22.05%) Banking
9 149 (18.88%) Degree
10 145 (18.38%) C++
11 127 (16.10%) Microsoft
12 124 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
13 120 (15.21%) Bash Shell
14 105 (13.31%) Computer Science
15 103 (13.05%) Perl
16 98 (12.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 97 (12.29%) FIX Protocol
18 89 (11.28%) DevOps
19 86 (10.90%) Multithreading
19 86 (10.90%) Puppet
20 85 (10.77%) Derivative
21 84 (10.65%) Front Office
21 84 (10.65%) JavaScript
22 80 (10.14%) XML
22 80 (10.14%) Low Latency
23 79 (10.01%) Equities
24 77 (9.76%) Investment Banking
25 76 (9.63%) ITIL
25 76 (9.63%) QA
26 75 (9.51%) Shell Script

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 58 (7.35%) IIS
2 44 (5.58%) Apache
3 30 (3.80%) WebSphere
4 29 (3.68%) JBoss
5 27 (3.42%) Tomcat
5 27 (3.42%) WebLogic
6 24 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (3.04%) WebSphere Application Server
7 22 (2.79%) OpenStack
8 20 (2.53%) MS Exchange
9 17 (2.15%) Confluence
10 16 (2.03%) CloudStack
11 15 (1.90%) IBM Notes
12 13 (1.65%) Node.js
13 12 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2000
13 12 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
13 12 (1.52%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 12 (1.52%) SAS
14 9 (1.14%) nginx
14 9 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (4.06%) MS Office
2 25 (3.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.39%) MetaTrader
2 7 (0.89%) Summit
3 6 (0.76%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.38%) Temenos Globus
5 2 (0.25%) IntelliMatch
5 2 (0.25%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.25%) RMDS
6 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.65%) IaaS
2 13 (1.65%) PaaS
3 12 (1.52%) GitHub
4 11 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (1.27%) SaaS
6 9 (1.14%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.25%) Datadog
8 2 (0.25%) Office 365
9 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.13%) Heroku
9 1 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (7.10%) Firewall
2 49 (6.21%) DNS
3 42 (5.32%) TCP/IP
4 38 (4.82%) LDAP
5 32 (4.06%) LAN
6 31 (3.93%) MPLS
7 28 (3.55%) WAN
8 26 (3.30%) HTTP
9 25 (3.17%) BGP
10 22 (2.79%) Internet
11 21 (2.66%) OSPF
12 19 (2.41%) HSRP
12 19 (2.41%) VPN
13 17 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (1.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 14 (1.77%) RTCP
16 14 (1.77%) VRRP
17 13 (1.65%) MRTG
17 13 (1.65%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (6.97%) SQL Server
2 52 (6.59%) MySQL
3 39 (4.94%) Big Data
3 39 (4.94%) NoSQL
4 30 (3.80%) Hadoop
5 27 (3.42%) Oracle Database
6 26 (3.30%) MongoDB
7 25 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (2.41%) KDB
9 18 (2.28%) DB2
9 18 (2.28%) HBase
10 16 (2.03%) Relational Database
11 14 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (1.77%) MS Access
12 13 (1.65%) Apache Hive
12 13 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (1.27%) Sqoop
15 9 (1.14%) MariaDB
15 9 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 60 (7.60%) Jenkins
2 40 (5.07%) Git (software)
3 34 (4.31%) Selenium
4 27 (3.42%) Subversion
5 23 (2.92%) Cucumber
5 23 (2.92%) TeamCity
6 21 (2.66%) JIRA
7 20 (2.53%) Maven
8 18 (2.28%) JUnit
9 15 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (1.39%) FitNesse
10 11 (1.39%) JBehave
10 11 (1.39%) Mockito
11 10 (1.27%) Jasmine
12 9 (1.14%) SpecFlow
13 8 (1.01%) Vagrant
14 6 (0.76%) Ant
14 6 (0.76%) Robotium
14 6 (0.76%) Xcode
15 5 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 441 (55.89%) Finance
2 174 (22.05%) Banking
3 84 (10.65%) Front Office
4 77 (9.76%) Investment Banking
5 33 (4.18%) Marketing
6 30 (3.80%) Advertising
7 27 (3.42%) Back Office
8 25 (3.17%) Telecoms
9 20 (2.53%) Law
10 14 (1.77%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.77%) Retail
11 12 (1.52%) French Language
12 10 (1.27%) Games
13 7 (0.89%) Billing
14 5 (0.63%) International Banking
14 5 (0.63%) Legal
15 4 (0.51%) Automotive
15 4 (0.51%) Publishing
16 3 (0.38%) German Language
16 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 188 (23.83%) Developer
2 147 (18.63%) Analyst
3 88 (11.15%) Support Analyst
4 82 (10.39%) Applications Support
5 74 (9.38%) C++ Developer
6 65 (8.24%) DevOps Engineer
7 57 (7.22%) Java Developer
8 43 (5.45%) Applications Support Analyst
9 37 (4.69%) Linux Engineer
9 37 (4.69%) Support Engineer
9 37 (4.69%) Unix Support
10 30 (3.80%) Administrator
10 30 (3.80%) Support Specialist
11 29 (3.68%) Network Engineer
12 26 (3.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 25 (3.17%) Programmer
13 25 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
14 24 (3.04%) Unix Analyst
15 23 (2.92%) SQL Analyst
16 21 (2.66%) FIX Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (12.29%) FIX Protocol
2 80 (10.14%) XML
3 53 (6.72%) .NET
4 51 (6.46%) HTML
4 51 (6.46%) STL
5 49 (6.21%) J2EE
6 38 (4.82%) CSS
7 36 (4.56%) LAMP
8 32 (4.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 31 (3.93%) Web Services
10 21 (2.66%) jQuery
10 21 (2.66%) Spring
11 20 (2.53%) SOAP
12 16 (2.03%) Oracle ADF
13 15 (1.90%) ASP.NET
14 14 (1.77%) JSF
14 14 (1.77%) REST
15 13 (1.65%) Hibernate
15 13 (1.65%) HTML5
15 13 (1.65%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 105 (13.31%) Computer Science
2 98 (12.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 85 (10.77%) Derivative
4 79 (10.01%) Equities
5 70 (8.87%) Hedge funds
6 68 (8.62%) Fixed Income
7 63 (7.98%) Fintech
8 57 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
9 41 (5.20%) Data Centre
10 27 (3.42%) Mathematics
11 25 (3.17%) Management Information System
12 19 (2.41%) Physics
13 16 (2.03%) Visualisation
14 15 (1.90%) Wiki
15 14 (1.77%) IPTV
15 14 (1.77%) Mainframe
15 14 (1.77%) Over-the-Top Content
16 13 (1.65%) Client/Server
16 13 (1.65%) Pricing Data
17 12 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 485 (61.47%) Linux
2 295 (37.39%) Windows
3 67 (8.49%) Windows Server
4 62 (7.86%) Solaris
5 59 (7.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.28%) Debian
7 16 (2.03%) CentOS
8 10 (1.27%) Android
8 10 (1.27%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.14%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.89%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.63%) FreeBSD
12 5 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.38%) AIX
13 3 (0.38%) SUSE
14 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (11.28%) DevOps
3 86 (10.90%) Multithreading
4 80 (10.14%) Low Latency
5 76 (9.63%) ITIL
6 59 (7.48%) OO
7 57 (7.22%) Open Source
8 54 (6.84%) Electronic Trading
9 52 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (5.96%) Performance Tuning
10 47 (5.96%) Software Engineering
11 46 (5.83%) Configuration Management
12 40 (5.07%) Scrum
13 36 (4.56%) Algorithmic Trading
13 36 (4.56%) Asset Management
14 35 (4.44%) Incident Management
15 33 (4.18%) SDLC
16 31 (3.93%) Analytics
16 31 (3.93%) TDD
17 30 (3.80%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 364 (46.13%) SQL
2 277 (35.11%) Java
3 222 (28.14%) Python
4 145 (18.38%) C++
5 120 (15.21%) Bash Shell
6 103 (13.05%) Perl
7 84 (10.65%) JavaScript
8 75 (9.51%) Shell Script
9 74 (9.38%) C#
10 42 (5.32%) VB
11 41 (5.20%) PL/SQL
12 38 (4.82%) Ruby
13 36 (4.56%) C
13 36 (4.56%) PowerShell
14 21 (2.66%) PHP
15 13 (1.65%) Scala
15 13 (1.65%) VBA
16 12 (1.52%) VBScript
17 8 (1.01%) Groovy
18 6 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 149 (18.88%) Degree
2 25 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (1.90%) CCNP
4 14 (1.77%) CCIE
5 11 (1.39%) CCNA
6 8 (1.01%) CISSP
7 6 (0.76%) CISA
7 6 (0.76%) CISM
7 6 (0.76%) PhD
8 5 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.51%) CCMSE
9 4 (0.51%) CCSA
9 4 (0.51%) CCSE
9 4 (0.51%) JNCIA
9 4 (0.51%) JNCIP
9 4 (0.51%) JNCIS
9 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.38%) MCP
10 3 (0.38%) MCSE
10 3 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (9.63%) QA
2 13 (1.65%) SDET
3 12 (1.52%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.52%) SLA
4 10 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.76%) COBIT
5 6 (0.76%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.13%) EMIR
7 1 (0.13%) MiFID
7 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 49 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (3.42%) Active Directory
3 24 (3.04%) Xen
4 23 (2.92%) Docker
5 22 (2.79%) vSphere
6 16 (2.03%) XenServer
7 13 (1.65%) NFS
8 11 (1.39%) HDFS
9 8 (1.01%) Hyper-V
9 8 (1.01%) KVM
10 6 (0.76%) Squid
10 6 (0.76%) vCloud
11 5 (0.63%) iptables
11 5 (0.63%) oVirt
11 5 (0.63%) Postfix
12 4 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.38%) Samba
14 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 86 (10.90%) Puppet
2 55 (6.97%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (2.92%) Ansible
3 23 (2.92%) Nagios
4 22 (2.79%) SCOM
5 20 (2.53%) Salt
6 19 (2.41%) Control-M
7 18 (2.28%) Cobbler
8 16 (2.03%) Terraform
8 16 (2.03%) Tivoli
9 15 (1.90%) ITRS Geneos
10 13 (1.65%) EnCase
10 13 (1.65%) FTK
11 10 (1.27%) BladeLogic
12 8 (1.01%) Graphite
12 8 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.76%) SCCM
14 5 (0.63%) Ganglia
14 5 (0.63%) Munin
14 5 (0.63%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 181 (22.94%) Oracle
2 127 (16.10%) Microsoft
3 63 (7.98%) Red Hat
4 58 (7.35%) VMware
5 46 (5.83%) Cisco
6 42 (5.32%) Sybase
7 24 (3.04%) Murex
8 22 (2.79%) Hortonworks
9 20 (2.53%) F5
10 17 (2.15%) Akamai
10 17 (2.15%) Calypso
11 16 (2.03%) EnterpriseDB
12 15 (1.90%) HP
12 15 (1.90%) Lotus
13 14 (1.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 14 (1.77%) SevOne
14 12 (1.52%) Citrix
14 12 (1.52%) Redback
14 12 (1.52%) Splunk
14 12 (1.52%) SunGard
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + + 100% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + big bonus potential + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, medical, shares
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £4100050000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42,000 - £61,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive package and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Send
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago