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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 24 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 739 939 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.04% 7.58% 9.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.77% 28.41% 33.09%
Number of salaries quoted 602 829 981
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2482 3305 3285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.66% 26.67% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2136 2889 2941
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 30 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 30 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.

1 888 (60.37%) Linux
2 614 (41.74%) Finance
3 572 (38.89%) SQL
4 542 (36.85%) Java
5 451 (30.66%) Oracle
6 368 (25.02%) Windows
7 319 (21.69%) Banking
8 299 (20.33%) Python
9 288 (19.58%) Perl
10 255 (17.34%) Degree
11 244 (16.59%) C++
12 222 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
13 209 (14.21%) Computer Science
14 190 (12.92%) Oracle Database
15 178 (12.10%) Shell Script
16 172 (11.69%) Multithreading
17 170 (11.56%) JavaScript
18 168 (11.42%) SQL Server
19 167 (11.35%) Solaris
20 148 (10.06%) XML
21 147 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
22 143 (9.72%) HTML
23 141 (9.59%) Front Office
24 135 (9.18%) Middleware
25 132 (8.97%) Web Services
26 125 (8.50%) DevOps
27 123 (8.36%) Oracle Database 11g
28 122 (8.29%) Bash Shell
28 122 (8.29%) ITIL
29 119 (8.09%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (6.93%) Apache
2 82 (5.57%) Tomcat
3 80 (5.44%) WebLogic
4 73 (4.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 66 (4.49%) WebSphere
6 54 (3.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 47 (3.20%) JBoss
8 29 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
9 25 (1.70%) Confluence
10 22 (1.50%) IIS
10 22 (1.50%) SharePoint
11 16 (1.09%) GlassFish
12 15 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
13 13 (0.88%) Apache Solr
14 12 (0.82%) Node.js
14 12 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
14 12 (0.82%) MS Exchange
15 10 (0.68%) MQSeries
15 10 (0.68%) nginx
16 9 (0.61%) FileNet
Applications
1 73 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 32 (2.18%) MS Office
3 16 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.95%) MS Project
5 6 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.41%) InDesign
5 6 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.34%) Maya
7 3 (0.20%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.14%) CPLEX
9 1 (0.068%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.068%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 51 (3.47%) Oracle BPM
2 36 (2.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 35 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
3 35 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
5 9 (0.61%) MetaTrader
6 7 (0.48%) ION MarketView
6 7 (0.48%) RMDS
6 7 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.41%) thinkFolio
8 5 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.27%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.27%) Advent Geneva
9 4 (0.27%) Sentinel
10 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
10 2 (0.14%) CSG Singleview
10 2 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
10 2 (0.14%) Unica
10 2 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
11 1 (0.068%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 65 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.77%) SaaS
3 23 (1.56%) IaaS
4 19 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.82%) PaaS
6 11 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.14%) Heroku
10 2 (0.14%) Route 53
10 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.14%) Datadog
10 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.068%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.068%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 90 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 77 (5.23%) Internet
3 74 (5.03%) Firewall
3 74 (5.03%) HTTP
4 71 (4.83%) DNS
5 45 (3.06%) LDAP
6 35 (2.38%) SAN
7 30 (2.04%) Broadband
8 23 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
9 19 (1.29%) SSL
10 17 (1.16%) BGP
11 15 (1.02%) Intranet
11 15 (1.02%) VPN
11 15 (1.02%) WAN
12 14 (0.95%) DHCP
12 14 (0.95%) LAN
13 13 (0.88%) SSH
14 12 (0.82%) Network Security
15 11 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (0.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (12.92%) Oracle Database
2 168 (11.42%) SQL Server
3 123 (8.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 119 (8.09%) Relational Database
5 91 (6.19%) MySQL
6 75 (5.10%) RDBMS
7 52 (3.54%) Oracle ODI
8 45 (3.06%) DB2
9 43 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
10 38 (2.58%) Oracle BI EE
11 37 (2.52%) Oracle Exadata
12 30 (2.04%) Big Data
13 28 (1.90%) MongoDB
13 28 (1.90%) NoSQL
14 24 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (1.56%) Hadoop
16 21 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
17 20 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
19 17 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 99 (6.73%) Git (software)
2 91 (6.19%) Subversion
3 80 (5.44%) Jenkins
4 71 (4.83%) Maven
5 58 (3.94%) JIRA
6 40 (2.72%) Ant
7 22 (1.50%) Cucumber
8 21 (1.43%) Eclipse
9 20 (1.36%) Mercurial
10 19 (1.29%) Hudson
11 18 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (0.95%) Selenium
13 13 (0.88%) TeamCity
13 13 (0.88%) JUnit
14 11 (0.75%) Emacs
15 10 (0.68%) ClearCase
16 8 (0.54%) FitNesse
16 8 (0.54%) WebDriver
17 7 (0.48%) PowerBuilder
General
1 614 (41.74%) Finance
2 319 (21.69%) Banking
3 141 (9.59%) Front Office
4 111 (7.55%) Investment Banking
5 94 (6.39%) Retail
6 84 (5.71%) Telecoms
7 46 (3.13%) Back Office
8 33 (2.24%) Advertising
9 25 (1.70%) Financial Institution
10 23 (1.56%) Games
10 23 (1.56%) Billing
11 21 (1.43%) Legal
12 20 (1.36%) Marketing
13 9 (0.61%) International Banking
14 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.41%) Law
14 6 (0.41%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.34%) Electronics
16 4 (0.27%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 398 (27.06%) Developer
2 281 (19.10%) Analyst
3 161 (10.94%) Support Analyst
4 148 (10.06%) Applications Support
5 125 (8.50%) Java Developer
6 111 (7.55%) C++ Developer
7 100 (6.80%) Administrator
8 97 (6.59%) Consultant
9 84 (5.71%) DBA
10 83 (5.64%) Applications Support Analyst
11 69 (4.69%) Oracle DBA
11 69 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
12 65 (4.42%) Senior Developer
13 58 (3.94%) Oracle Consultant
14 55 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
15 47 (3.20%) Architect
16 39 (2.65%) Programmer
17 38 (2.58%) Graduate
18 36 (2.45%) Linux Administrator
18 36 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (10.06%) XML
2 143 (9.72%) HTML
3 135 (9.18%) Middleware
4 132 (8.97%) Web Services
5 107 (7.27%) FIX Protocol
6 100 (6.80%) Spring
7 76 (5.17%) CSS
8 64 (4.35%) Hibernate
9 63 (4.28%) J2EE
9 63 (4.28%) Oracle Fusion
10 56 (3.81%) JMS
11 55 (3.74%) HTML5
12 52 (3.54%) STL
13 50 (3.40%) .NET
14 39 (2.65%) JSON
15 37 (2.52%) jQuery
15 37 (2.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 33 (2.24%) AngularJS
16 33 (2.24%) SOAP
17 32 (2.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 209 (14.21%) Computer Science
2 147 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (6.59%) Derivative
4 93 (6.32%) Equities
5 82 (5.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 71 (4.83%) Data Structures
7 68 (4.62%) Data Centre
8 65 (4.42%) Management Information System
9 62 (4.21%) Algorithms
10 61 (4.15%) Hedge funds
11 60 (4.08%) Mathematics
12 53 (3.60%) Fixed Income
13 31 (2.11%) PKI
13 31 (2.11%) Clustering
13 31 (2.11%) Oracle Exalogic
14 22 (1.50%) Physics
14 22 (1.50%) User Experience
15 21 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
16 18 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
16 18 (1.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 888 (60.37%) Linux
2 368 (25.02%) Windows
3 167 (11.35%) Solaris
4 79 (5.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 56 (3.81%) AIX
6 30 (2.04%) Ubuntu
7 27 (1.84%) Debian
8 24 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (1.16%) HPUX
11 15 (1.02%) CentOS
12 14 (0.95%) Mac OS X
13 13 (0.88%) Android
14 11 (0.75%) Apple iOS
15 10 (0.68%) zOS
16 9 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.54%) Windows 7
18 7 (0.48%) Windows XP
19 6 (0.41%) SUSE
19 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (11.69%) Multithreading
3 125 (8.50%) DevOps
4 122 (8.29%) ITIL
5 116 (7.89%) OO
6 100 (6.80%) SOA
7 89 (6.05%) TDD
8 83 (5.64%) Low Latency
9 81 (5.51%) Continuous Integration
10 74 (5.03%) Software Engineering
11 70 (4.76%) SDLC
12 68 (4.62%) Scrum
13 65 (4.42%) Configuration Management
14 60 (4.08%) Electronic Trading
15 58 (3.94%) Analytics
16 57 (3.87%) Release Management
17 56 (3.81%) Open Source
17 56 (3.81%) BDD
17 56 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
18 55 (3.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 572 (38.89%) SQL
2 542 (36.85%) Java
3 299 (20.33%) Python
4 288 (19.58%) Perl
5 244 (16.59%) C++
6 178 (12.10%) Shell Script
7 170 (11.56%) JavaScript
8 122 (8.29%) Bash Shell
9 97 (6.59%) PL/SQL
10 80 (5.44%) C
11 75 (5.10%) PHP
12 70 (4.76%) Ruby
13 69 (4.69%) C#
14 30 (2.04%) Korn
15 28 (1.90%) VBA
15 28 (1.90%) T-SQL
15 28 (1.90%) VB
16 27 (1.84%) PowerShell
17 26 (1.77%) Scala
18 20 (1.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 255 (17.34%) Degree
2 36 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 22 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (1.43%) CISSP
5 18 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (0.88%) CCNA
8 12 (0.82%) CCNP
9 11 (0.75%) PhD
10 10 (0.68%) CISM
11 9 (0.61%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.48%) CISA
12 7 (0.48%) MCSA
12 7 (0.48%) MCP
13 6 (0.41%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.34%) MCITP
14 5 (0.34%) CSSLP
14 5 (0.34%) SC Cleared
14 5 (0.34%) RHCE
15 4 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (7.41%) QA
2 25 (1.70%) SLA
3 15 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.68%) COBIT
6 8 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.27%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.068%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 69 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
2 51 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (2.58%) Active Directory
4 18 (1.22%) NFS
4 18 (1.22%) Squid
5 17 (1.16%) Docker
6 13 (0.88%) Hyper-V
7 12 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 10 (0.68%) Samba
9 8 (0.54%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.54%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.41%) vSphere
10 6 (0.41%) iptables
10 6 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.41%) Snort
11 4 (0.27%) Sendmail
11 4 (0.27%) XenApp
11 4 (0.27%) Xen
11 4 (0.27%) LXC
11 4 (0.27%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 89 (6.05%) Puppet
2 63 (4.28%) Data Guard
3 51 (3.47%) Nagios
4 48 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (1.97%) Tivoli
6 26 (1.77%) Ansible
7 24 (1.63%) Vagrant
8 20 (1.36%) ITRS Geneos
9 19 (1.29%) ZABBIX
10 17 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
11 14 (0.95%) Control-M
11 14 (0.95%) Oracle ZFS
12 12 (0.82%) NetBackup
13 9 (0.61%) OPNET
13 9 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (0.54%) Red Hat Satellite
15 7 (0.48%) SCCM
15 7 (0.48%) NetVault Backup
15 7 (0.48%) Salt
16 6 (0.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 451 (30.66%) Oracle
2 115 (7.82%) Red Hat
3 94 (6.39%) Sybase
3 94 (6.39%) VMware
4 83 (5.64%) Microsoft
5 66 (4.49%) IBM
6 60 (4.08%) Cisco
7 58 (3.94%) HP
8 43 (2.92%) Sun
9 39 (2.65%) Citrix
9 39 (2.65%) Veritas
10 23 (1.56%) Informatica
10 23 (1.56%) F5
11 21 (1.43%) Splunk
12 18 (1.22%) Juniper
13 17 (1.16%) BMC
13 17 (1.16%) Atlassian
14 16 (1.09%) NetApp
15 15 (1.02%) TIBCO
16 14 (0.95%) webMethods
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Good Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + share options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + share options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum £55-68,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum £55-68,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum plus overtime, standby, bonus & bens
Posted: 2 days ago