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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 37 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 374 743 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.93% 7.09% 7.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.49% 30.09% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 340 605 817
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 £35,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
1663 2469 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.35% 23.57% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 2127 2885
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 25 July 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 25 July 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.

1 460 (58.45%) Linux
2 420 (53.37%) Finance
3 363 (46.12%) SQL
4 267 (33.93%) Windows
5 237 (30.11%) Java
6 236 (29.99%) Python
7 178 (22.62%) Banking
8 174 (22.11%) Oracle
9 165 (20.97%) Degree
10 158 (20.08%) C++
11 119 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
12 118 (14.99%) Perl
13 112 (14.23%) FIX Protocol
13 112 (14.23%) Computer Science
14 110 (13.98%) Microsoft
15 97 (12.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 96 (12.20%) Hedge funds
17 89 (11.31%) Bash Shell
18 86 (10.93%) Multithreading
19 85 (10.80%) XML
20 83 (10.55%) QA
20 83 (10.55%) Low Latency
21 82 (10.42%) Shell Script
21 82 (10.42%) Front Office
22 80 (10.17%) Derivative
23 78 (9.91%) Fixed Income
24 77 (9.78%) DevOps
25 76 (9.66%) Investment Banking
26 75 (9.53%) ITIL
27 72 (9.15%) JavaScript

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 51 (6.48%) IIS
2 34 (4.32%) Apache
3 20 (2.54%) WebLogic
4 19 (2.41%) OpenStack
5 16 (2.03%) JBoss
5 16 (2.03%) WebSphere
6 15 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (1.40%) CloudStack
9 10 (1.27%) MS Exchange
10 9 (1.14%) nginx
10 9 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (1.14%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.02%) Apache Spark
11 8 (1.02%) Confluence
12 7 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.38%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (3.05%) MS Office
2 22 (2.80%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.14%) MetaTrader
2 7 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.89%) Summit
3 6 (0.76%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.51%) RMDS
5 3 (0.38%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.38%) Temenos Globus
6 2 (0.25%) CSG Singleview
6 2 (0.25%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.13%) Kondor
7 1 (0.13%) Misys Midas
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.52%) IaaS
3 12 (1.52%) PaaS
4 6 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (0.76%) GitHub
4 6 (0.76%) Office 365
4 6 (0.76%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.13%) Heroku
6 1 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.13%) Route 53
6 1 (0.13%) SaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.73%) Firewall
2 51 (6.48%) DNS
3 37 (4.70%) TCP/IP
4 36 (4.57%) MPLS
5 33 (4.19%) HTTP
6 31 (3.94%) BGP
7 28 (3.56%) VPN
8 26 (3.30%) LAN
8 26 (3.30%) LDAP
9 25 (3.18%) OSPF
10 23 (2.92%) HSRP
10 23 (2.92%) WAN
11 21 (2.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 21 (2.67%) Internet
12 18 (2.29%) RTCP
12 18 (2.29%) VRRP
13 15 (1.91%) Network Security
14 14 (1.78%) SSL
15 13 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (1.52%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (6.61%) SQL Server
2 44 (5.59%) MySQL
3 31 (3.94%) NoSQL
4 30 (3.81%) Oracle Database
5 21 (2.67%) Big Data
5 21 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (2.67%) KDB
6 19 (2.41%) Hadoop
7 15 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (1.91%) MongoDB
7 15 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.78%) DB2
8 14 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (1.65%) Relational Database
10 12 (1.52%) HBase
11 11 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (5.97%) Jenkins
2 36 (4.57%) Git (software)
3 21 (2.67%) Maven
3 21 (2.67%) Selenium
4 18 (2.29%) JIRA
4 18 (2.29%) JUnit
5 17 (2.16%) Cucumber
5 17 (2.16%) TeamCity
6 14 (1.78%) Subversion
7 10 (1.27%) Ant
7 10 (1.27%) Jasmine
7 10 (1.27%) Mockito
8 9 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (0.76%) Gradle
9 6 (0.76%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.64%) Robotium
10 5 (0.64%) Xcode
11 4 (0.51%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.51%) HP UFT
11 4 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 420 (53.37%) Finance
2 178 (22.62%) Banking
3 82 (10.42%) Front Office
4 76 (9.66%) Investment Banking
5 33 (4.19%) Telecoms
6 30 (3.81%) Back Office
7 27 (3.43%) Advertising
8 25 (3.18%) Marketing
9 18 (2.29%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.14%) Billing
10 9 (1.14%) Games
11 7 (0.89%) Law
11 7 (0.89%) Retail
12 5 (0.64%) French Language
13 4 (0.51%) Automotive
13 4 (0.51%) German Language
13 4 (0.51%) Legal
13 4 (0.51%) Publishing
14 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 190 (24.14%) Developer
2 158 (20.08%) Analyst
3 99 (12.58%) Support Analyst
4 95 (12.07%) Applications Support
5 82 (10.42%) C++ Developer
6 51 (6.48%) DevOps Engineer
7 50 (6.35%) Applications Support Analyst
8 38 (4.83%) Java Developer
8 38 (4.83%) Unix Support
9 34 (4.32%) Python Developer
10 33 (4.19%) Network Engineer
11 31 (3.94%) Linux Engineer
11 31 (3.94%) Support Engineer
12 29 (3.68%) Programmer
12 29 (3.68%) SQL Analyst
13 28 (3.56%) Unix Analyst
14 27 (3.43%) Quantitative Developer
15 25 (3.18%) SQL Support Analyst
16 24 (3.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 24 (3.05%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (14.23%) FIX Protocol
2 85 (10.80%) XML
3 59 (7.50%) .NET
4 54 (6.86%) HTML
5 49 (6.23%) STL
6 44 (5.59%) CSS
7 38 (4.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 38 (4.83%) Web Services
8 35 (4.45%) J2EE
9 27 (3.43%) Oracle ADF
9 27 (3.43%) SOAP
10 25 (3.18%) JSF
11 22 (2.80%) LAMP
12 19 (2.41%) ASP.NET
12 19 (2.41%) jQuery
13 18 (2.29%) XSL
14 15 (1.91%) REST
15 11 (1.40%) Ajax
15 11 (1.40%) Node.js
16 10 (1.27%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 112 (14.23%) Computer Science
2 97 (12.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 96 (12.20%) Hedge funds
4 80 (10.17%) Derivative
5 78 (9.91%) Fixed Income
6 68 (8.64%) Equities
7 64 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (5.21%) Fintech
9 33 (4.19%) Mathematics
10 30 (3.81%) Data Centre
11 18 (2.29%) IPTV
11 18 (2.29%) Over-the-Top Content
12 15 (1.91%) Management Information System
12 15 (1.91%) Physics
13 14 (1.78%) Mainframe
14 12 (1.52%) Visualisation
15 11 (1.40%) Wiki
16 10 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
16 10 (1.27%) Statistics
16 10 (1.27%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 460 (58.45%) Linux
2 267 (33.93%) Windows
3 63 (8.01%) Solaris
3 63 (8.01%) Windows Server
4 43 (5.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (2.41%) CentOS
6 13 (1.65%) Android
7 11 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.02%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.89%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.89%) FreeBSD
10 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.51%) AIX
11 4 (0.51%) Debian
12 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (10.93%) Multithreading
3 83 (10.55%) Low Latency
4 77 (9.78%) DevOps
5 75 (9.53%) ITIL
6 59 (7.50%) Electronic Trading
7 55 (6.99%) OO
8 49 (6.23%) Open Source
9 42 (5.34%) Software Engineering
10 39 (4.96%) Configuration Management
11 37 (4.70%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (4.70%) SOA
12 36 (4.57%) Asset Management
12 36 (4.57%) Scrum
13 35 (4.45%) Performance Tuning
14 34 (4.32%) Algorithmic Trading
15 33 (4.19%) Analytics
16 32 (4.07%) High Availability
16 32 (4.07%) Incident Management
17 31 (3.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 363 (46.12%) SQL
2 237 (30.11%) Java
3 236 (29.99%) Python
4 158 (20.08%) C++
5 118 (14.99%) Perl
6 89 (11.31%) Bash Shell
7 82 (10.42%) Shell Script
8 72 (9.15%) JavaScript
9 68 (8.64%) C#
10 64 (8.13%) C
11 59 (7.50%) PL/SQL
12 43 (5.46%) VB
13 32 (4.07%) PowerShell
14 28 (3.56%) Ruby
15 25 (3.18%) PHP
16 21 (2.67%) VBA
17 16 (2.03%) Scala
18 9 (1.14%) VB.NET
19 8 (1.02%) Groovy
19 8 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 165 (20.97%) Degree
2 22 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (2.16%) CCNP
4 11 (1.40%) CCNA
5 9 (1.14%) CCIE
5 9 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (0.76%) ISEB
7 5 (0.64%) CISSP
8 4 (0.51%) CCMSE
8 4 (0.51%) CCSA
8 4 (0.51%) CCSE
8 4 (0.51%) CISM
8 4 (0.51%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.51%) JNCIA
8 4 (0.51%) JNCIP
8 4 (0.51%) JNCIS
9 3 (0.38%) CISA
9 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (10.55%) QA
2 15 (1.91%) SLA
3 9 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.89%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.51%) SDET
6 3 (0.38%) COBIT
6 3 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.25%) EMIR
7 2 (0.25%) MiFID
8 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 39 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (3.43%) Active Directory
3 25 (3.18%) Docker
4 19 (2.41%) Xen
5 16 (2.03%) vSphere
6 11 (1.40%) XenServer
7 10 (1.27%) NFS
8 8 (1.02%) KVM
9 7 (0.89%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.76%) HDFS
10 6 (0.76%) oVirt
10 6 (0.76%) Postfix
11 5 (0.64%) vCloud
12 4 (0.51%) Squid
12 4 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.38%) Samba
13 3 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.25%) iptables
15 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 66 (8.39%) Puppet
2 42 (5.34%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (2.80%) Control-M
4 20 (2.54%) Ansible
5 18 (2.29%) Nagios
5 18 (2.29%) SCOM
6 14 (1.78%) Cobbler
6 14 (1.78%) ITRS Geneos
7 13 (1.65%) BladeLogic
7 13 (1.65%) Salt
8 12 (1.52%) Tivoli
9 11 (1.40%) Terraform
10 10 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (1.02%) SCCM
12 7 (0.89%) Graphite
13 6 (0.76%) Munin
14 5 (0.64%) Backup Exec
14 5 (0.64%) logstash
14 5 (0.64%) Nessus
14 5 (0.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 174 (22.11%) Oracle
2 110 (13.98%) Microsoft
3 52 (6.61%) Cisco
4 51 (6.48%) VMware
5 44 (5.59%) Red Hat
6 37 (4.70%) Sybase
7 26 (3.30%) F5
8 23 (2.92%) Murex
9 20 (2.54%) Akamai
10 18 (2.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 18 (2.29%) SevOne
11 17 (2.16%) Calypso
11 17 (2.16%) Citrix
12 16 (2.03%) HP
13 14 (1.78%) Informatica
13 14 (1.78%) Sun
13 14 (1.78%) SunGard
14 13 (1.65%) Hortonworks
14 13 (1.65%) IBM
14 13 (1.65%) Splunk
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Beneftis
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38640 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £200000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago