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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 22 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 959 1065 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.39% 8.97% 9.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.92% 33.68% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 854 970 1116
Average salary £56,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,900 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,900 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,575 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -1.23%
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
3102 3162 3473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.14% 26.64% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2727 2848 3226
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £73,100
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 1068 (55.54%) Linux
2 854 (44.41%) SQL
3 808 (42.02%) Finance
4 769 (39.99%) Java
5 605 (31.46%) Oracle
6 550 (28.60%) Windows
7 507 (26.37%) Banking
8 332 (17.26%) Front Office
9 301 (15.65%) Degree
10 298 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
11 285 (14.82%) Investment Banking
12 277 (14.40%) Perl
13 275 (14.30%) Solaris
14 274 (14.25%) SQL Server
15 254 (13.21%) C++
16 234 (12.17%) Python
17 233 (12.12%) Shell Script
18 213 (11.08%) Computer Science
19 210 (10.92%) Multithreading
20 205 (10.66%) OO
21 191 (9.93%) ITIL
22 189 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
23 188 (9.78%) Equities
24 186 (9.67%) JavaScript
25 185 (9.62%) HTML
26 179 (9.31%) XML
27 178 (9.26%) Spring
28 163 (8.48%) Oracle Database
29 154 (8.01%) C#
29 154 (8.01%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 118 (6.14%) Tomcat
2 115 (5.98%) Apache
3 75 (3.90%) WebLogic
4 45 (2.34%) IIS
5 44 (2.29%) WebSphere
6 33 (1.72%) Node.js
7 30 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 27 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
8 27 (1.40%) Oracle Coherence
9 23 (1.20%) Confluence
10 19 (0.99%) SharePoint
11 15 (0.78%) TIBCO EMS
12 11 (0.57%) nginx
12 11 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
12 11 (0.57%) Drupal
12 11 (0.57%) MS Exchange
12 11 (0.57%) SAS
13 10 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (0.47%) CMS
15 8 (0.42%) GemFire
Applications
1 100 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.77%) MS Office
3 13 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.21%) MS Project
6 2 (0.10%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 45 (2.34%) Oracle EBS
2 38 (1.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (1.40%) Oracle Applications
4 21 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
5 14 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
5 14 (0.73%) HFM
6 10 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
6 10 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (0.47%) TIBCO iProcess
8 7 (0.36%) RMDS
9 6 (0.31%) Sentinel
10 5 (0.26%) ION MarketView
10 5 (0.26%) Bloomberg TOMS
11 4 (0.21%) PORTIA
11 4 (0.21%) Advent Geneva
12 3 (0.16%) Eikon
12 3 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 3 (0.16%) Endur
13 2 (0.10%) LatentZero
13 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.39%) SaaS
2 16 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.47%) Joyent
5 6 (0.31%) PaaS
5 6 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.10%) GitHub
6 2 (0.10%) Heroku
6 2 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.052%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (5.62%) Firewall
2 94 (4.89%) Internet
3 78 (4.06%) TCP/IP
4 75 (3.90%) SAN
5 67 (3.48%) HTTP
5 67 (3.48%) DNS
6 47 (2.44%) VPN
7 39 (2.03%) WAN
7 39 (2.03%) LAN
8 33 (1.72%) BGP
9 31 (1.61%) Network Security
10 24 (1.25%) NAS
11 23 (1.20%) MPLS
12 22 (1.14%) SSL
12 22 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (0.99%) Kerberos
14 17 (0.88%) SIGTRAN
14 17 (0.88%) LDAP
14 17 (0.88%) TCAP
14 17 (0.88%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (14.25%) SQL Server
2 163 (8.48%) Oracle Database
3 150 (7.80%) MySQL
4 103 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 92 (4.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 59 (3.07%) RDBMS
7 56 (2.91%) Big Data
8 55 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
9 49 (2.55%) NoSQL
10 44 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
10 44 (2.29%) MongoDB
10 44 (2.29%) Hadoop
11 41 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
12 37 (1.92%) Oracle Exadata
13 30 (1.56%) DB2
14 26 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
15 23 (1.20%) Mahout
16 19 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
17 16 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
18 15 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 88 (4.58%) Subversion
2 72 (3.74%) Maven
3 67 (3.48%) JUnit
4 64 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 52 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 50 (2.60%) JIRA
7 47 (2.44%) Selenium
8 46 (2.39%) Jenkins
9 39 (2.03%) Ant
10 38 (1.98%) QuickTest Pro
11 33 (1.72%) Hudson
12 30 (1.56%) Cucumber
12 30 (1.56%) TeamCity
13 25 (1.30%) WebDriver
14 19 (0.99%) Mercurial
14 19 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
14 19 (0.99%) Log4j
15 18 (0.94%) Xcode
15 18 (0.94%) JConsole
16 16 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 808 (42.02%) Finance
2 507 (26.37%) Banking
3 332 (17.26%) Front Office
4 285 (14.82%) Investment Banking
5 154 (8.01%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.18%) Games
7 39 (2.03%) Billing
8 37 (1.92%) Advertising
9 35 (1.82%) Retail
10 32 (1.66%) Back Office
11 31 (1.61%) Financial Institution
12 26 (1.35%) Legal
12 26 (1.35%) Marketing
13 25 (1.30%) Publishing
14 24 (1.25%) Law
15 11 (0.57%) Multimedia
16 8 (0.42%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.42%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.31%) French Language
17 6 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 533 (27.72%) Developer
2 359 (18.67%) Analyst
3 249 (12.95%) Applications Support
4 231 (12.01%) Java Developer
5 189 (9.83%) Support Analyst
6 95 (4.94%) C++ Developer
7 89 (4.63%) Applications Support Analyst
8 86 (4.47%) Administrator
9 76 (3.95%) Consultant
9 76 (3.95%) DBA
10 63 (3.28%) Architect
10 63 (3.28%) Oracle DBA
11 51 (2.65%) Junior
12 49 (2.55%) Systems Administrator
13 45 (2.34%) Team Leader
14 39 (2.03%) Systems Engineer
15 38 (1.98%) Senior Developer
16 37 (1.92%) Technical Analyst
17 34 (1.77%) Graduate
18 32 (1.66%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (9.62%) HTML
2 179 (9.31%) XML
3 178 (9.26%) Spring
4 114 (5.93%) Web Services
5 103 (5.36%) .NET
5 103 (5.36%) CSS
6 99 (5.15%) Middleware
7 81 (4.21%) J2EE
7 81 (4.21%) Hibernate
8 73 (3.80%) FIX Protocol
9 71 (3.69%) jQuery
10 59 (3.07%) ASP.NET
11 56 (2.91%) HTML5
11 56 (2.91%) Ajax
12 49 (2.55%) Java EE
12 49 (2.55%) STL
13 48 (2.50%) JMS
13 48 (2.50%) JMX
13 48 (2.50%) JSON
14 46 (2.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 213 (11.08%) Computer Science
2 189 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
3 188 (9.78%) Equities
4 93 (4.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 87 (4.52%) Derivative
6 84 (4.37%) Fixed Income
7 72 (3.74%) Hedge funds
8 71 (3.69%) Open Source
9 61 (3.17%) Clustering
10 51 (2.65%) Management Information System
11 48 (2.50%) Mathematics
12 31 (1.61%) Kindle
13 30 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
14 27 (1.40%) Data Integration
15 26 (1.35%) Client/Server
15 26 (1.35%) Oracle Exalogic
16 21 (1.09%) Equity Derivative
17 19 (0.99%) User Experience
17 19 (0.99%) Mainframe
18 17 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1068 (55.54%) Linux
2 550 (28.60%) Windows
3 275 (14.30%) Solaris
4 102 (5.30%) AIX
5 66 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 45 (2.34%) Android
7 38 (1.98%) Apple iOS
8 37 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (1.46%) HPUX
10 23 (1.20%) Ubuntu
11 18 (0.94%) Debian
11 18 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (0.83%) Fedora
12 16 (0.83%) Windows XP
13 14 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
14 13 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (0.57%) CentOS
16 9 (0.47%) Windows 7
17 8 (0.42%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (10.92%) Multithreading
3 205 (10.66%) OO
4 191 (9.93%) ITIL
5 135 (7.02%) Low Latency
6 104 (5.41%) Configuration Management
7 93 (4.84%) TDD
8 92 (4.78%) SOA
9 89 (4.63%) Scrum
10 81 (4.21%) E-Commerce
11 78 (4.06%) Project Management
11 78 (4.06%) Software Engineering
12 77 (4.00%) DevOps
13 72 (3.74%) Electronic Trading
14 69 (3.59%) Asset Management
15 68 (3.54%) OOD
16 66 (3.43%) ETL
17 64 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
18 60 (3.12%) Analytics
19 58 (3.02%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 854 (44.41%) SQL
2 769 (39.99%) Java
3 277 (14.40%) Perl
4 254 (13.21%) C++
5 234 (12.17%) Python
6 233 (12.12%) Shell Script
7 186 (9.67%) JavaScript
8 154 (8.01%) C#
9 123 (6.40%) C
10 121 (6.29%) Bash Shell
11 99 (5.15%) PL/SQL
12 84 (4.37%) PHP
13 60 (3.12%) Ruby
14 48 (2.50%) VB
15 43 (2.24%) VBA
16 41 (2.13%) Scala
17 28 (1.46%) Korn
18 23 (1.20%) PHP5
18 23 (1.20%) Objective-C
19 21 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 301 (15.65%) Degree
2 60 (3.12%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 39 (2.03%) CISSP
5 27 (1.40%) CCNA
6 23 (1.20%) ISEB
7 19 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (0.94%) MCSE
9 17 (0.88%) CCSP
9 17 (0.88%) CCNP
10 12 (0.62%) CISM
10 12 (0.62%) DV Cleared
11 11 (0.57%) CISA
12 10 (0.52%) MCP
12 10 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (0.42%) RHCE
13 8 (0.42%) PhD
13 8 (0.42%) CFA
13 8 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (6.81%) QA
2 51 (2.65%) SLA
3 41 (2.13%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.52%) COBIT
7 7 (0.36%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.26%) HL7
9 4 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.16%) EMIR
10 3 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.16%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.052%) DO-178B
System Software
1 71 (3.69%) Oracle RAC
2 59 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 22 (1.14%) vSphere
5 20 (1.04%) NFS
6 18 (0.94%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.94%) Varnish
7 13 (0.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 13 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
8 12 (0.62%) VMware ESX
9 10 (0.52%) Xen
10 9 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 8 (0.42%) Nmap
11 8 (0.42%) KVM
11 8 (0.42%) XenApp
12 7 (0.36%) Samba
13 6 (0.31%) XenServer
14 4 (0.21%) RACF
14 4 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.21%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 58 (3.02%) Puppet
2 52 (2.70%) Nagios
3 45 (2.34%) Data Guard
4 44 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (1.20%) Opsview
6 15 (0.78%) Tivoli
6 15 (0.78%) NetBackup
7 13 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
7 13 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
7 13 (0.68%) SCOM
8 12 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (0.57%) Control-M
10 9 (0.47%) OpenView
11 7 (0.36%) Munin
11 7 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
11 7 (0.36%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 6 (0.31%) HAProxy
12 6 (0.31%) Ansible
13 5 (0.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 605 (31.46%) Oracle
2 148 (7.70%) Microsoft
3 117 (6.08%) Red Hat
4 107 (5.56%) Sybase
5 86 (4.47%) VMware
6 85 (4.42%) JBoss
7 83 (4.32%) Cisco
8 72 (3.74%) IBM
9 58 (3.02%) Sun
9 58 (3.02%) HP
10 49 (2.55%) Veritas
11 43 (2.24%) Bloomberg
12 40 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
13 38 (1.98%) NetApp
14 32 (1.66%) EMC
15 30 (1.56%) Fidessa
15 30 (1.56%) TIBCO
16 25 (1.30%) CyberSource
16 25 (1.30%) Informatica
17 24 (1.25%) Citrix
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Up to £58,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago