The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 21 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 919 1095 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.55% 9.14% 9.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.19% 32.87% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 811 991 1096
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3260 3331 3355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.80% 27.80% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2852 2979 3108
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
London

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 July 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 July 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.

1 985 (54.21%) Linux
2 805 (44.30%) SQL
3 768 (42.27%) Java
4 760 (41.83%) Finance
5 564 (31.04%) Oracle
6 491 (27.02%) Banking
7 481 (26.47%) Windows
8 309 (17.01%) Degree
9 296 (16.29%) Perl
10 291 (16.02%) Front Office
11 285 (15.69%) Investment Banking
12 264 (14.53%) Solaris
13 259 (14.25%) C++
14 249 (13.70%) Python
15 239 (13.15%) SQL Server
16 218 (12.00%) JavaScript
17 216 (11.89%) XML
18 213 (11.72%) Shell Script
19 211 (11.61%) HTML
20 197 (10.84%) Computer Science
21 194 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
22 189 (10.40%) OO
23 178 (9.80%) Multithreading
24 177 (9.74%) ITIL
24 177 (9.74%) Equities
25 154 (8.48%) Spring
26 150 (8.26%) C#
27 140 (7.71%) C
28 138 (7.59%) Oracle Database
29 134 (7.37%) Low Latency

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (6.49%) Tomcat
2 100 (5.50%) Apache
3 70 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 49 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 42 (2.31%) IIS
5 42 (2.31%) Node.js
6 34 (1.87%) TIBCO EMS
7 19 (1.05%) SharePoint
8 16 (0.88%) Confluence
9 15 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
9 15 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
10 14 (0.77%) MS Exchange
10 14 (0.77%) SAS
11 13 (0.72%) Drupal
11 13 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (0.66%) nginx
13 11 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (0.61%) GemFire
14 10 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (0.55%) Jetty
Applications
1 78 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.54%) MS Office
3 12 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 37 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (1.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (1.38%) TIBCO iProcess
3 25 (1.38%) BusinessWorks
4 15 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
5 13 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 9 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
7 9 (0.50%) RMDS
8 7 (0.39%) HFM
9 5 (0.28%) Sentinel
9 5 (0.28%) ION MarketView
9 5 (0.28%) Advent Geneva
10 4 (0.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 4 (0.22%) PORTIA
10 4 (0.22%) Temenos T24
11 3 (0.17%) Endur
11 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (0.17%) Eikon
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.31%) SaaS
2 16 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.61%) PaaS
4 9 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.39%) Joyent
6 6 (0.33%) IaaS
6 6 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.22%) GitHub
8 1 (0.055%) Heroku
8 1 (0.055%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 103 (5.67%) Internet
2 99 (5.45%) Firewall
3 92 (5.06%) TCP/IP
4 87 (4.79%) SAN
5 73 (4.02%) DNS
6 59 (3.25%) HTTP
7 58 (3.19%) VPN
8 55 (3.03%) WAN
9 54 (2.97%) LAN
10 31 (1.71%) NAS
11 29 (1.60%) BGP
12 25 (1.38%) SSL
13 24 (1.32%) MPLS
14 22 (1.21%) FTP
15 21 (1.16%) LDAP
16 20 (1.10%) Network Security
17 17 (0.94%) VoIP
17 17 (0.94%) Kerberos
18 15 (0.83%) VLAN
19 14 (0.77%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (13.15%) SQL Server
2 138 (7.59%) Oracle Database
3 134 (7.37%) MySQL
4 115 (6.33%) Relational Database
5 70 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 67 (3.69%) RDBMS
7 64 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
8 58 (3.19%) Big Data
9 57 (3.14%) NoSQL
10 49 (2.70%) MongoDB
11 48 (2.64%) Hadoop
12 39 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
13 37 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
14 31 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
15 27 (1.49%) Mahout
16 19 (1.05%) Oracle Exadata
16 19 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
17 18 (0.99%) DB2
18 16 (0.88%) Redis
19 13 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 105 (5.78%) Subversion
2 69 (3.80%) Git (software)
2 69 (3.80%) Maven
3 60 (3.30%) Eclipse
4 55 (3.03%) JUnit
5 43 (2.37%) JIRA
6 40 (2.20%) QuickTest Pro
6 40 (2.20%) Selenium
7 39 (2.15%) Jenkins
8 36 (1.98%) Ant
9 28 (1.54%) Hudson
10 25 (1.38%) Xcode
10 25 (1.38%) Mercurial
11 23 (1.27%) Introscope
11 23 (1.27%) PhoneGap
12 21 (1.16%) TeamCity
13 19 (1.05%) Grunt
14 17 (0.94%) Log4j
15 16 (0.88%) JConsole
16 15 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 760 (41.83%) Finance
2 491 (27.02%) Banking
3 291 (16.02%) Front Office
4 285 (15.69%) Investment Banking
5 122 (6.71%) Telecoms
6 48 (2.64%) Games
7 45 (2.48%) Advertising
8 38 (2.09%) Financial Institution
9 36 (1.98%) Retail
10 32 (1.76%) Billing
10 32 (1.76%) Back Office
11 25 (1.38%) Marketing
12 24 (1.32%) Legal
13 22 (1.21%) Publishing
14 13 (0.72%) Law
15 12 (0.66%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.66%) General Ledger
16 7 (0.39%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.39%) International Banking
17 5 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 543 (29.88%) Developer
2 318 (17.50%) Analyst
3 235 (12.93%) Applications Support
4 218 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 162 (8.92%) Support Analyst
6 91 (5.01%) Applications Support Analyst
7 83 (4.57%) C++ Developer
7 83 (4.57%) Consultant
8 67 (3.69%) Administrator
9 61 (3.36%) Senior Developer
10 60 (3.30%) Architect
11 50 (2.75%) DBA
12 49 (2.70%) Junior
13 47 (2.59%) Systems Engineer
14 45 (2.48%) Systems Administrator
15 43 (2.37%) Oracle DBA
16 37 (2.04%) Technical Analyst
17 31 (1.71%) Technical Support
17 31 (1.71%) Team Leader
18 30 (1.65%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (11.89%) XML
2 211 (11.61%) HTML
3 154 (8.48%) Spring
4 111 (6.11%) Web Services
5 104 (5.72%) CSS
6 85 (4.68%) .NET
7 83 (4.57%) J2EE
7 83 (4.57%) Middleware
8 74 (4.07%) jQuery
9 62 (3.41%) HTML5
10 61 (3.36%) Hibernate
11 56 (3.08%) FIX Protocol
11 56 (3.08%) SOAP
12 54 (2.97%) STL
13 53 (2.92%) Ajax
14 52 (2.86%) Java EE
15 48 (2.64%) JSON
16 44 (2.42%) REST
17 43 (2.37%) JMS
18 42 (2.31%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 197 (10.84%) Computer Science
2 177 (9.74%) Equities
3 96 (5.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 95 (5.23%) Derivative
5 75 (4.13%) Hedge funds
6 68 (3.74%) Open Source
7 65 (3.58%) Fixed Income
8 55 (3.03%) Clustering
9 50 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
10 46 (2.53%) Mathematics
11 39 (2.15%) Management Information System
12 38 (2.09%) Client/Server
13 28 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
14 26 (1.43%) Data Integration
15 25 (1.38%) Social Media
16 24 (1.32%) Mobile App
17 23 (1.27%) Kindle
18 21 (1.16%) Replication
19 19 (1.05%) Physics
20 16 (0.88%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 985 (54.21%) Linux
2 481 (26.47%) Windows
3 264 (14.53%) Solaris
4 87 (4.79%) AIX
5 74 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 51 (2.81%) Android
7 45 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (1.54%) Apple iOS
9 27 (1.49%) HPUX
10 22 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
12 16 (0.88%) Fedora
13 15 (0.83%) Ubuntu
13 15 (0.83%) CentOS
14 13 (0.72%) Debian
15 11 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (0.55%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.28%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.28%) Windows 7
18 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (10.40%) OO
3 178 (9.80%) Multithreading
4 177 (9.74%) ITIL
5 134 (7.37%) Low Latency
6 106 (5.83%) Software Engineering
7 101 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 93 (5.12%) Scrum
9 85 (4.68%) TDD
10 81 (4.46%) SOA
11 67 (3.69%) Asset Management
12 65 (3.58%) DevOps
13 64 (3.52%) E-Commerce
13 64 (3.52%) Electronic Trading
14 62 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
14 62 (3.41%) Performance Tuning
15 58 (3.19%) Migration
16 56 (3.08%) OOD
17 55 (3.03%) Test Automation
18 54 (2.97%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 805 (44.30%) SQL
2 768 (42.27%) Java
3 296 (16.29%) Perl
4 259 (14.25%) C++
5 249 (13.70%) Python
6 218 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 213 (11.72%) Shell Script
8 150 (8.26%) C#
9 140 (7.71%) C
10 111 (6.11%) Bash Shell
11 108 (5.94%) PL/SQL
12 96 (5.28%) PHP
13 82 (4.51%) Ruby
14 48 (2.64%) Scala
14 48 (2.64%) VBA
15 43 (2.37%) VB
16 34 (1.87%) Objective-C
17 23 (1.27%) ActionScript
18 21 (1.16%) Korn
19 18 (0.99%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 309 (17.01%) Degree
2 49 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (2.64%) Security Cleared
4 31 (1.71%) CISSP
5 25 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (1.21%) CCNA
6 22 (1.21%) ISEB
7 19 (1.05%) CCNP
7 19 (1.05%) DV Cleared
8 17 (0.94%) MCSE
9 15 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (0.77%) CISM
11 13 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 12 (0.66%) SC Cleared
12 12 (0.66%) CISA
13 10 (0.55%) CCSP
13 10 (0.55%) RHCE
13 10 (0.55%) PhD
14 9 (0.50%) MCITP
14 9 (0.50%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (6.38%) QA
2 58 (3.19%) SLA
3 40 (2.20%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.55%) HL7
8 6 (0.33%) Solvency II
8 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.28%) COBIT
10 4 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.17%) MiFID
11 3 (0.17%) EMIR
12 1 (0.055%) DO-178B
System Software
1 57 (3.14%) Oracle RAC
2 53 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (2.48%) Active Directory
4 25 (1.38%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.27%) NFS
6 22 (1.21%) vSphere
7 15 (0.83%) Varnish
8 13 (0.72%) VMware ESX
9 12 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
10 10 (0.55%) KVM
11 9 (0.50%) Nmap
11 9 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 8 (0.44%) Xen
12 8 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 7 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 6 (0.33%) XenApp
14 6 (0.33%) Samba
15 4 (0.22%) FreeRADIUS
15 4 (0.22%) XenServer
15 4 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 51 (2.81%) Puppet
2 44 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (2.20%) Nagios
4 28 (1.54%) Data Guard
5 18 (0.99%) Opsview
6 16 (0.88%) Tivoli
6 16 (0.88%) NetBackup
7 14 (0.77%) ITRS Geneos
7 14 (0.77%) SCOM
8 10 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (0.50%) OpenView
9 9 (0.50%) Control-M
9 9 (0.50%) Ganglia
10 8 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
10 8 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (0.39%) Red Hat Satellite
12 6 (0.33%) BladeLogic
12 6 (0.33%) SCCM
13 5 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.28%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 564 (31.04%) Oracle
2 129 (7.10%) Red Hat
3 112 (6.16%) JBoss
4 111 (6.11%) Microsoft
5 96 (5.28%) Sybase
6 90 (4.95%) Cisco
7 73 (4.02%) VMware
8 71 (3.91%) HP
9 63 (3.47%) IBM
9 63 (3.47%) Sun
10 48 (2.64%) TIBCO
11 43 (2.37%) Bloomberg
12 42 (2.31%) Veritas
13 35 (1.93%) EMC
14 34 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
15 30 (1.65%) Fidessa
16 28 (1.54%) NetApp
17 27 (1.49%) Splunk
17 27 (1.49%) F5
18 23 (1.27%) Perforce
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 33 minutes ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum C£60K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Final Salary Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus
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 £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday