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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 21 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 967 1069 1229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.26% 8.90% 9.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.45% 32.62% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 875 965 1144
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,400 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
3176 3277 3499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.13% 27.28% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2799 2939 3248
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 1058 (54.88%) Linux
2 866 (44.92%) SQL
3 818 (42.43%) Finance
4 808 (41.91%) Java
5 614 (31.85%) Oracle
6 535 (27.75%) Windows
7 512 (26.56%) Banking
8 320 (16.60%) Degree
9 316 (16.39%) Front Office
10 289 (14.99%) Perl
11 287 (14.89%) Investment Banking
12 284 (14.73%) SQL Server
13 277 (14.37%) Solaris
14 254 (13.17%) C++
15 241 (12.50%) Python
16 234 (12.14%) Shell Script
17 211 (10.94%) Computer Science
18 205 (10.63%) OO
19 201 (10.43%) Multithreading
20 200 (10.37%) HTML
21 197 (10.22%) JavaScript
22 193 (10.01%) ITIL
22 193 (10.01%) Agile Software Development
23 191 (9.91%) XML
24 182 (9.44%) Equities
25 172 (8.92%) Spring
26 158 (8.20%) Oracle Database
27 156 (8.09%) C#
28 153 (7.94%) MySQL
29 145 (7.52%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 123 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 110 (5.71%) Apache
3 75 (3.89%) WebLogic
4 47 (2.44%) IIS
5 42 (2.18%) WebSphere
6 38 (1.97%) Node.js
7 25 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 23 (1.19%) TIBCO EMS
8 23 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
9 21 (1.09%) Confluence
10 20 (1.04%) SharePoint
11 17 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
12 16 (0.83%) MS Exchange
13 15 (0.78%) SAS
14 11 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (0.57%) Drupal
14 11 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (0.47%) GemFire
15 9 (0.47%) nginx
15 9 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 104 (5.39%) MS Excel
2 37 (1.92%) MS Office
3 11 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.16%) MS Project
6 2 (0.10%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 41 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (1.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 22 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (0.93%) BusinessWorks
5 17 (0.88%) TIBCO iProcess
6 15 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
7 11 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
8 9 (0.47%) HFM
9 8 (0.41%) RMDS
9 8 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 7 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
11 6 (0.31%) Sentinel
12 5 (0.26%) ION MarketView
12 5 (0.26%) Bloomberg TOMS
13 4 (0.21%) Advent Geneva
13 4 (0.21%) PORTIA
14 3 (0.16%) Endur
14 3 (0.16%) Eikon
15 2 (0.10%) LatentZero
15 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.33%) SaaS
2 17 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.41%) Joyent
5 7 (0.36%) PaaS
6 6 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.21%) IaaS
8 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.10%) Heroku
9 2 (0.10%) GitHub
10 1 (0.052%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 118 (6.12%) Firewall
2 105 (5.45%) Internet
3 83 (4.30%) SAN
4 80 (4.15%) TCP/IP
5 70 (3.63%) DNS
6 68 (3.53%) HTTP
7 53 (2.75%) VPN
8 46 (2.39%) LAN
9 45 (2.33%) WAN
10 31 (1.61%) BGP
11 30 (1.56%) NAS
12 25 (1.30%) SSL
13 23 (1.19%) MPLS
13 23 (1.19%) Network Security
14 20 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (0.99%) FTP
15 19 (0.99%) Kerberos
16 17 (0.88%) LDAP
16 17 (0.88%) SIGTRAN
16 17 (0.88%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 158 (8.20%) Oracle Database
3 153 (7.94%) MySQL
4 113 (5.86%) Relational Database
5 91 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 63 (3.27%) RDBMS
7 59 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
7 59 (3.06%) Big Data
8 53 (2.75%) NoSQL
9 49 (2.54%) MongoDB
10 48 (2.49%) Hadoop
11 44 (2.28%) Oracle Reports
12 39 (2.02%) Oracle BI EE
13 35 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
14 32 (1.66%) Oracle Exadata
15 26 (1.35%) Mahout
16 25 (1.30%) DB2
17 17 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
18 13 (0.67%) Redis
18 13 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 97 (5.03%) Subversion
2 75 (3.89%) Maven
3 70 (3.63%) Git (software)
4 68 (3.53%) JUnit
5 55 (2.85%) Eclipse
6 50 (2.59%) JIRA
6 50 (2.59%) Selenium
6 50 (2.59%) Jenkins
7 42 (2.18%) Ant
8 39 (2.02%) QuickTest Pro
9 33 (1.71%) Hudson
10 28 (1.45%) TeamCity
11 27 (1.40%) Cucumber
12 25 (1.30%) Mercurial
13 22 (1.14%) WebDriver
14 19 (0.99%) Log4j
15 18 (0.93%) Xcode
15 18 (0.93%) JConsole
16 16 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
17 15 (0.78%) Introscope
General
1 818 (42.43%) Finance
2 512 (26.56%) Banking
3 316 (16.39%) Front Office
4 287 (14.89%) Investment Banking
5 145 (7.52%) Telecoms
6 44 (2.28%) Advertising
7 41 (2.13%) Games
8 38 (1.97%) Retail
9 37 (1.92%) Billing
9 37 (1.92%) Back Office
10 35 (1.82%) Financial Institution
11 31 (1.61%) Legal
11 31 (1.61%) Marketing
12 26 (1.35%) Publishing
13 19 (0.99%) Law
14 12 (0.62%) General Ledger
15 11 (0.57%) Multimedia
16 9 (0.47%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.26%) Electronics
18 4 (0.21%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 545 (28.27%) Developer
2 354 (18.36%) Analyst
3 242 (12.55%) Applications Support
4 232 (12.03%) Java Developer
5 171 (8.87%) Support Analyst
6 84 (4.36%) Applications Support Analyst
7 83 (4.30%) C++ Developer
8 81 (4.20%) Consultant
9 80 (4.15%) Administrator
10 63 (3.27%) DBA
11 61 (3.16%) Architect
12 54 (2.80%) Oracle DBA
13 53 (2.75%) Junior
14 48 (2.49%) Systems Engineer
15 47 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
16 45 (2.33%) Senior Developer
17 43 (2.23%) Team Leader
18 39 (2.02%) Technical Analyst
19 33 (1.71%) Test Engineer
20 32 (1.66%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (10.37%) HTML
2 191 (9.91%) XML
3 172 (8.92%) Spring
4 113 (5.86%) Web Services
5 107 (5.55%) CSS
6 100 (5.19%) .NET
7 94 (4.88%) Middleware
8 77 (3.99%) J2EE
9 75 (3.89%) Hibernate
10 74 (3.84%) jQuery
11 70 (3.63%) FIX Protocol
12 57 (2.96%) ASP.NET
13 56 (2.90%) HTML5
14 54 (2.80%) Ajax
15 52 (2.70%) SOAP
16 50 (2.59%) Java EE
17 49 (2.54%) JSON
18 46 (2.39%) JMS
19 44 (2.28%) STL
19 44 (2.28%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 211 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 182 (9.44%) Equities
3 91 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 87 (4.51%) Derivative
5 76 (3.94%) Fixed Income
6 72 (3.73%) Open Source
6 72 (3.73%) Hedge funds
7 59 (3.06%) Clustering
8 50 (2.59%) Management Information System
9 48 (2.49%) Mathematics
10 33 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
11 31 (1.61%) Kindle
12 29 (1.50%) Client/Server
13 27 (1.40%) Data Integration
14 23 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
15 20 (1.04%) Mainframe
16 19 (0.99%) Oracle Exalogic
17 18 (0.93%) Mobile App
17 18 (0.93%) Social Media
18 17 (0.88%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1058 (54.88%) Linux
2 535 (27.75%) Windows
3 277 (14.37%) Solaris
4 101 (5.24%) AIX
5 67 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 46 (2.39%) Android
7 36 (1.87%) Apple iOS
8 34 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (1.61%) HPUX
10 22 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (1.04%) Ubuntu
12 19 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
13 17 (0.88%) Debian
14 15 (0.78%) Fedora
15 14 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (0.67%) CentOS
17 12 (0.62%) Windows XP
18 7 (0.36%) Mac OS X
19 5 (0.26%) Windows 2000
19 5 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (10.63%) OO
2 201 (10.43%) Multithreading
3 193 (10.01%) ITIL
3 193 (10.01%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (6.64%) Low Latency
5 106 (5.50%) Configuration Management
6 101 (5.24%) Scrum
7 96 (4.98%) TDD
8 90 (4.67%) Software Engineering
9 81 (4.20%) SOA
10 78 (4.05%) Project Management
11 77 (3.99%) E-Commerce
12 75 (3.89%) Asset Management
12 75 (3.89%) DevOps
13 70 (3.63%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (3.48%) Electronic Trading
15 61 (3.16%) ETL
15 61 (3.16%) OOD
16 60 (3.11%) Test Automation
17 59 (3.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 866 (44.92%) SQL
2 808 (41.91%) Java
3 289 (14.99%) Perl
4 254 (13.17%) C++
5 241 (12.50%) Python
6 234 (12.14%) Shell Script
7 197 (10.22%) JavaScript
8 156 (8.09%) C#
9 129 (6.69%) C
10 128 (6.64%) Bash Shell
11 110 (5.71%) PL/SQL
12 86 (4.46%) PHP
13 68 (3.53%) Ruby
14 49 (2.54%) VB
14 49 (2.54%) Scala
15 42 (2.18%) VBA
16 27 (1.40%) Korn
17 26 (1.35%) Objective-C
18 23 (1.19%) PHP5
19 20 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 320 (16.60%) Degree
2 58 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (2.49%) Security Cleared
4 37 (1.92%) CISSP
5 26 (1.35%) ISEB
6 24 (1.24%) CCNA
7 21 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (1.04%) MCSE
9 17 (0.88%) CCSP
9 17 (0.88%) CCNP
10 15 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 12 (0.62%) DV Cleared
12 12 (0.62%) SC Cleared
12 12 (0.62%) CISM
13 10 (0.52%) MCP
14 9 (0.47%) PhD
14 9 (0.47%) CISA
14 9 (0.47%) RHCE
14 9 (0.47%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (7.00%) QA
2 57 (2.96%) SLA
3 42 (2.18%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.52%) COBIT
6 9 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.36%) HL7
8 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.31%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.16%) EMIR
9 3 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.052%) MiFID
10 1 (0.052%) DO-178B
System Software
1 67 (3.48%) Oracle RAC
2 62 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (2.59%) Active Directory
4 25 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 24 (1.24%) NFS
5 24 (1.24%) vSphere
6 14 (0.73%) VMware ESX
7 12 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
7 12 (0.62%) Varnish
7 12 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 10 (0.52%) XenApp
9 9 (0.47%) Nmap
9 9 (0.47%) Xen
9 9 (0.47%) KVM
10 8 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (0.36%) XenServer
11 7 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 6 (0.31%) Samba
13 4 (0.21%) RACF
13 4 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 58 (3.01%) Puppet
2 52 (2.70%) Nagios
3 44 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (1.97%) Data Guard
5 22 (1.14%) Opsview
6 19 (0.99%) Tivoli
7 16 (0.83%) NetBackup
8 15 (0.78%) SCOM
9 13 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Management
10 12 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
11 11 (0.57%) Control-M
12 10 (0.52%) OpenView
13 6 (0.31%) BMC PATROL
13 6 (0.31%) Backup Exec
13 6 (0.31%) Ganglia
13 6 (0.31%) Munin
14 5 (0.26%) ZABBIX
14 5 (0.26%) CFEngine
14 5 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 614 (31.85%) Oracle
2 139 (7.21%) Microsoft
3 119 (6.17%) Red Hat
4 107 (5.55%) Sybase
5 102 (5.29%) JBoss
6 92 (4.77%) Cisco
7 83 (4.30%) VMware
8 70 (3.63%) IBM
8 70 (3.63%) Sun
9 62 (3.22%) HP
10 48 (2.49%) Veritas
11 42 (2.18%) Bloomberg
12 39 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
13 38 (1.97%) TIBCO
14 37 (1.92%) NetApp
14 37 (1.92%) EMC
15 29 (1.50%) Fidessa
16 28 (1.45%) Citrix
17 27 (1.40%) F5
18 25 (1.30%) CyberSource
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple positions) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday