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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 23 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 746 938 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.20% 7.41% 8.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.59% 27.76% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 615 842 955
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2439 3379 3316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.53% 26.71% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2132 2986 2941
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in the City of London

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 871 (59.82%) Linux
2 616 (42.31%) Finance
3 553 (37.98%) SQL
4 538 (36.95%) Java
5 465 (31.94%) Oracle
6 350 (24.04%) Windows
7 316 (21.70%) Banking
8 284 (19.51%) Python
9 276 (18.96%) Perl
10 245 (16.83%) C++
11 242 (16.62%) Degree
12 216 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
13 195 (13.39%) Computer Science
14 192 (13.19%) Oracle Database
15 180 (12.36%) Shell Script
16 169 (11.61%) Multithreading
17 168 (11.54%) Solaris
18 164 (11.26%) SQL Server
19 159 (10.92%) JavaScript
20 142 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
21 133 (9.13%) HTML
22 131 (9.00%) Middleware
23 129 (8.86%) Web Services
24 127 (8.72%) ITIL
25 125 (8.59%) Oracle Database 11g
26 124 (8.52%) Bash Shell
27 123 (8.45%) DevOps
28 121 (8.31%) XML
29 114 (7.83%) Relational Database
30 113 (7.76%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 102 (7.01%) Apache
2 94 (6.46%) Tomcat
3 68 (4.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 67 (4.60%) WebLogic
5 62 (4.26%) WebSphere
6 55 (3.78%) Oracle Service Bus
7 54 (3.71%) JBoss
8 23 (1.58%) GlassFish
9 21 (1.44%) Confluence
10 20 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
10 20 (1.37%) SharePoint
11 17 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
12 16 (1.10%) MS Exchange
12 16 (1.10%) IIS
13 14 (0.96%) MQSeries
14 12 (0.82%) Apache Solr
15 11 (0.76%) nginx
15 11 (0.76%) Node.js
15 11 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
16 8 (0.55%) FileNet
Applications
1 75 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.34%) MS Office
3 17 (1.17%) MS Project
4 14 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.34%) InDesign
6 4 (0.27%) Maya
7 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.14%) CPLEX
9 1 (0.069%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 52 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
2 29 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
3 28 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
5 9 (0.62%) RMDS
5 9 (0.62%) MetaTrader
6 8 (0.55%) ION MarketView
6 8 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.27%) Temenos T24
8 4 (0.27%) Advent Geneva
9 2 (0.14%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.14%) Unica
9 2 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.069%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (0.069%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (0.069%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 62 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (1.85%) SaaS
3 20 (1.37%) IaaS
4 16 (1.10%) PaaS
5 14 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.41%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.21%) Heroku
12 2 (0.14%) Joyent
12 2 (0.14%) Route 53
12 2 (0.14%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.14%) Datadog
13 1 (0.069%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 88 (6.04%) TCP/IP
2 79 (5.43%) HTTP
2 79 (5.43%) Internet
3 77 (5.29%) Firewall
4 76 (5.22%) DNS
5 53 (3.64%) LDAP
6 43 (2.95%) SAN
7 28 (1.92%) Broadband
8 26 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 25 (1.72%) VPN
10 20 (1.37%) WAN
11 19 (1.30%) SSL
12 18 (1.24%) LAN
12 18 (1.24%) BGP
13 15 (1.03%) DHCP
14 14 (0.96%) Network Security
15 12 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (0.82%) FTP
15 12 (0.82%) Intranet
16 11 (0.76%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (13.19%) Oracle Database
2 164 (11.26%) SQL Server
3 125 (8.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 114 (7.83%) Relational Database
5 101 (6.94%) MySQL
6 76 (5.22%) RDBMS
7 53 (3.64%) Oracle ODI
8 48 (3.30%) DB2
9 37 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
10 33 (2.27%) NoSQL
10 33 (2.27%) MongoDB
11 32 (2.20%) Oracle Exadata
12 30 (2.06%) Big Data
12 30 (2.06%) Oracle BI EE
13 26 (1.79%) Hadoop
14 25 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (1.51%) Oracle Database 12c
16 20 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
17 18 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
18 17 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 86 (5.91%) Git (software)
2 75 (5.15%) Subversion
3 69 (4.74%) Jenkins
4 67 (4.60%) Maven
5 46 (3.16%) JIRA
6 40 (2.75%) Ant
7 27 (1.85%) Cucumber
8 25 (1.72%) Eclipse
9 23 (1.58%) Mercurial
10 22 (1.51%) Hudson
11 18 (1.24%) Selenium
11 18 (1.24%) JUnit
12 15 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (0.89%) TeamCity
13 13 (0.89%) WebDriver
14 11 (0.76%) Emacs
15 8 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (0.48%) ClearCase
16 7 (0.48%) JMeter
17 6 (0.41%) jMock
General
1 616 (42.31%) Finance
2 316 (21.70%) Banking
3 113 (7.76%) Investment Banking
4 111 (7.62%) Front Office
5 92 (6.32%) Retail
6 64 (4.40%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.34%) Advertising
8 32 (2.20%) Back Office
9 25 (1.72%) Games
10 24 (1.65%) Financial Institution
11 22 (1.51%) Marketing
12 21 (1.44%) Legal
13 19 (1.30%) Billing
14 7 (0.48%) Law
15 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.41%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.41%) International Banking
16 5 (0.34%) Electronics
17 4 (0.27%) Retail Banking
18 2 (0.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 384 (26.37%) Developer
2 257 (17.65%) Analyst
3 145 (9.96%) Support Analyst
4 140 (9.62%) Applications Support
5 119 (8.17%) Java Developer
6 109 (7.49%) C++ Developer
7 107 (7.35%) Administrator
8 96 (6.59%) Consultant
9 83 (5.70%) DBA
10 72 (4.95%) Applications Support Analyst
11 69 (4.74%) Systems Administrator
12 67 (4.60%) Oracle DBA
13 55 (3.78%) Senior Developer
14 54 (3.71%) Oracle Consultant
15 52 (3.57%) Architect
16 50 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
17 41 (2.82%) Graduate
18 36 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Consultant
18 36 (2.47%) SOA Consultant
19 35 (2.40%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (9.13%) HTML
2 131 (9.00%) Middleware
3 129 (8.86%) Web Services
4 121 (8.31%) XML
5 101 (6.94%) FIX Protocol
6 88 (6.04%) Spring
7 75 (5.15%) CSS
8 64 (4.40%) Oracle Fusion
9 63 (4.33%) J2EE
10 57 (3.91%) JMS
11 54 (3.71%) Hibernate
12 47 (3.23%) STL
12 47 (3.23%) HTML5
13 40 (2.75%) .NET
14 32 (2.20%) JSON
14 32 (2.20%) jQuery
15 31 (2.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 30 (2.06%) REST
16 30 (2.06%) JMX
17 27 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 195 (13.39%) Computer Science
2 142 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (6.04%) Equities
4 79 (5.43%) Derivative
5 75 (5.15%) Data Centre
6 73 (5.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 71 (4.88%) Data Structures
8 68 (4.67%) Management Information System
9 67 (4.60%) Hedge funds
10 58 (3.98%) Algorithms
11 55 (3.78%) Mathematics
12 44 (3.02%) Fixed Income
13 36 (2.47%) PKI
14 35 (2.40%) Clustering
15 27 (1.85%) Oracle Exalogic
16 23 (1.58%) Physics
16 23 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
17 22 (1.51%) Grid Computing
18 20 (1.37%) User Experience
19 19 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 871 (59.82%) Linux
2 350 (24.04%) Windows
3 168 (11.54%) Solaris
4 73 (5.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 53 (3.64%) AIX
6 26 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 24 (1.65%) Debian
8 21 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (1.10%) HPUX
11 14 (0.96%) Windows XP
11 14 (0.96%) CentOS
12 13 (0.89%) Mac OS X
12 13 (0.89%) zOS
13 11 (0.76%) Android
13 11 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
14 10 (0.69%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.55%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.41%) SUSE
17 5 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (11.61%) Multithreading
3 127 (8.72%) ITIL
4 123 (8.45%) DevOps
5 112 (7.69%) OO
6 90 (6.18%) SOA
7 87 (5.98%) TDD
8 85 (5.84%) Low Latency
9 79 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
10 74 (5.08%) Scrum
11 69 (4.74%) Software Engineering
12 68 (4.67%) Configuration Management
12 68 (4.67%) Performance Tuning
13 59 (4.05%) Analytics
14 58 (3.98%) Release Management
15 57 (3.91%) Open Source
15 57 (3.91%) BDD
16 55 (3.78%) E-Commerce
17 53 (3.64%) Project Management
17 53 (3.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 553 (37.98%) SQL
2 538 (36.95%) Java
3 284 (19.51%) Python
4 276 (18.96%) Perl
5 245 (16.83%) C++
6 180 (12.36%) Shell Script
7 159 (10.92%) JavaScript
8 124 (8.52%) Bash Shell
9 89 (6.11%) PL/SQL
10 74 (5.08%) Ruby
11 69 (4.74%) C
12 64 (4.40%) C#
13 60 (4.12%) PHP
14 31 (2.13%) Korn
15 26 (1.79%) T-SQL
16 25 (1.72%) VBA
17 24 (1.65%) VB
17 24 (1.65%) Scala
18 22 (1.51%) PowerShell
19 18 (1.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 242 (16.62%) Degree
2 29 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.72%) CISSP
3 25 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.03%) CCNA
6 13 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (0.89%) CCNP
7 11 (0.76%) CISM
7 11 (0.76%) PhD
8 9 (0.62%) CISA
9 8 (0.55%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.48%) MCSA
10 7 (0.48%) MCP
11 6 (0.41%) RHCE
11 6 (0.41%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.34%) GCIA
12 5 (0.34%) GCIH
12 5 (0.34%) MCITP
13 4 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (6.32%) QA
2 22 (1.51%) SLA
3 15 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.89%) COBIT
5 10 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.34%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.069%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.069%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 70 (4.81%) Oracle RAC
2 50 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (3.02%) Active Directory
4 23 (1.58%) Squid
5 22 (1.51%) NFS
6 15 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 14 (0.96%) Hyper-V
8 12 (0.82%) Docker
9 10 (0.69%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.62%) Samba
10 9 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.55%) VMware ESX
12 7 (0.48%) vSphere
12 7 (0.48%) iptables
13 6 (0.41%) Snort
14 5 (0.34%) Sendmail
14 5 (0.34%) Xen
14 5 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 4 (0.27%) vCloud
15 4 (0.27%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 86 (5.91%) Puppet
2 63 (4.33%) Data Guard
3 49 (3.37%) Nagios
3 49 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (1.99%) Tivoli
5 21 (1.44%) ITRS Geneos
6 19 (1.30%) Ansible
6 19 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
7 18 (1.24%) Oracle ZFS
8 17 (1.17%) NetBackup
9 16 (1.10%) ZABBIX
9 16 (1.10%) Vagrant
10 10 (0.69%) SCCM
10 10 (0.69%) Control-M
11 9 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
11 9 (0.62%) OPNET
12 8 (0.55%) Red Hat Satellite
13 7 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
13 7 (0.48%) OpenView
13 7 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 465 (31.94%) Oracle
2 109 (7.49%) Red Hat
3 98 (6.73%) VMware
4 87 (5.98%) Sybase
5 84 (5.77%) Microsoft
6 67 (4.60%) Cisco
7 60 (4.12%) HP
8 56 (3.85%) IBM
9 48 (3.30%) Veritas
10 45 (3.09%) Sun
11 41 (2.82%) Citrix
12 25 (1.72%) F5
13 23 (1.58%) Informatica
14 22 (1.51%) Splunk
15 19 (1.30%) Juniper
16 18 (1.24%) NetApp
16 18 (1.24%) TIBCO
17 17 (1.17%) BMC
18 16 (1.10%) Hitachi
19 14 (0.96%) EMC
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
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DCM Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £105,000 per annum
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Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
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