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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 23 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 870 1089 1168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.81% 8.94% 9.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.92% 32.68% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 750 974 1066
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
3008 3332 3472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.00% 27.35% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2636 2961 3186
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 1022 (55.48%) Linux
2 805 (43.70%) Finance
3 775 (42.07%) SQL
4 681 (36.97%) Java
5 603 (32.74%) Oracle
6 500 (27.14%) Windows
7 453 (24.59%) Banking
8 291 (15.80%) Degree
9 290 (15.74%) Front Office
10 273 (14.82%) Solaris
11 259 (14.06%) Perl
12 255 (13.84%) C++
13 252 (13.68%) Investment Banking
14 251 (13.63%) Shell Script
15 239 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
16 227 (12.32%) SQL Server
17 212 (11.51%) Python
18 203 (11.02%) Spring
19 192 (10.42%) Computer Science
20 182 (9.88%) Multithreading
21 181 (9.83%) Oracle Database
22 174 (9.45%) ITIL
23 171 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
24 163 (8.85%) JavaScript
25 159 (8.63%) OO
26 158 (8.58%) XML
27 156 (8.47%) Microsoft
28 152 (8.25%) C#
29 142 (7.71%) FIX Protocol
30 137 (7.44%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 121 (6.57%) Apache
2 117 (6.35%) Tomcat
3 94 (5.10%) WebLogic
4 68 (3.69%) JBoss
5 57 (3.09%) Oracle Service Bus
6 49 (2.66%) WebSphere
7 41 (2.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 28 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
9 26 (1.41%) IIS
10 21 (1.14%) Node.js
11 20 (1.09%) Confluence
12 19 (1.03%) nginx
13 17 (0.92%) CMS
13 17 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
14 16 (0.87%) TIBCO EMS
15 15 (0.81%) CICS
16 11 (0.60%) SharePoint
16 11 (0.60%) GlassFish
16 11 (0.60%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
17 9 (0.49%) Mule
Applications
1 101 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 35 (1.90%) MS Office
3 13 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.38%) MS Project
5 2 (0.11%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.054%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 38 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
3 32 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 28 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
5 17 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
6 11 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
7 10 (0.54%) HFM
7 10 (0.54%) TIBCO iProcess
8 6 (0.33%) Sentinel
9 5 (0.27%) RMDS
10 4 (0.22%) ION MarketView
11 3 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
12 2 (0.11%) Bloomberg TOMS
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
12 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (0.11%) LatentZero
13 1 (0.054%) Advent Geneva
13 1 (0.054%) Magento
13 1 (0.054%) Dynamics CRM
13 1 (0.054%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.95%) SaaS
2 18 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.38%) Joyent
5 4 (0.22%) GitHub
5 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.22%) PaaS
6 3 (0.16%) Heroku
7 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.054%) IaaS
8 1 (0.054%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.054%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 124 (6.73%) Firewall
2 73 (3.96%) SAN
3 70 (3.80%) TCP/IP
4 69 (3.75%) Internet
5 64 (3.47%) DNS
6 52 (2.82%) VPN
7 47 (2.55%) HTTP
8 42 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
9 37 (2.01%) Network Security
10 32 (1.74%) LAN
11 29 (1.57%) WAN
12 27 (1.47%) BGP
12 27 (1.47%) NAS
13 24 (1.30%) LDAP
14 17 (0.92%) DHCP
14 17 (0.92%) SSL
15 16 (0.87%) MPLS
16 15 (0.81%) OSPF
17 14 (0.76%) SSH
18 13 (0.71%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 181 (9.83%) Oracle Database
3 123 (6.68%) MySQL
4 108 (5.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 107 (5.81%) Relational Database
6 59 (3.20%) RDBMS
7 57 (3.09%) DB2
8 50 (2.71%) Oracle Reports
9 43 (2.33%) NoSQL
10 42 (2.28%) Oracle Exadata
11 39 (2.12%) Oracle BI EE
12 37 (2.01%) Big Data
12 37 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
13 36 (1.95%) MongoDB
14 28 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
15 25 (1.36%) Hadoop
15 25 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
16 21 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
17 17 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
18 13 (0.71%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 81 (4.40%) Subversion
2 70 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 68 (3.69%) Maven
4 61 (3.31%) JUnit
5 54 (2.93%) Jenkins
6 51 (2.77%) Eclipse
6 51 (2.77%) JIRA
7 45 (2.44%) Selenium
8 43 (2.33%) Hudson
9 39 (2.12%) Ant
10 34 (1.85%) Cucumber
11 29 (1.57%) TeamCity
12 28 (1.52%) WebDriver
13 21 (1.14%) Xcode
14 18 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
15 16 (0.87%) Mercurial
16 15 (0.81%) JMeter
17 14 (0.76%) Introscope
17 14 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 805 (43.70%) Finance
2 453 (24.59%) Banking
3 290 (15.74%) Front Office
4 252 (13.68%) Investment Banking
5 133 (7.22%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.28%) Games
7 41 (2.23%) Back Office
8 38 (2.06%) Law
9 36 (1.95%) Billing
10 35 (1.90%) Retail
11 30 (1.63%) Financial Institution
12 26 (1.41%) Advertising
13 23 (1.25%) Marketing
14 21 (1.14%) Legal
15 13 (0.71%) Publishing
15 13 (0.71%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.22%) German Language
16 4 (0.22%) iGaming
17 3 (0.16%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 522 (28.34%) Developer
2 367 (19.92%) Analyst
3 235 (12.76%) Java Developer
4 198 (10.75%) Applications Support
5 191 (10.37%) Support Analyst
6 114 (6.19%) C++ Developer
7 96 (5.21%) Administrator
8 80 (4.34%) DBA
9 74 (4.02%) Applications Support Analyst
10 64 (3.47%) Architect
11 62 (3.37%) Oracle DBA
12 61 (3.31%) Consultant
12 61 (3.31%) Systems Administrator
13 52 (2.82%) Junior
14 47 (2.55%) Team Leader
15 40 (2.17%) Senior Developer
16 38 (2.06%) Security Analyst
17 37 (2.01%) Technical Analyst
18 36 (1.95%) Programmer
19 35 (1.90%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (11.02%) Spring
2 158 (8.58%) XML
3 142 (7.71%) FIX Protocol
4 137 (7.44%) HTML
5 121 (6.57%) Web Services
6 114 (6.19%) Middleware
7 95 (5.16%) .NET
8 88 (4.78%) Hibernate
9 85 (4.61%) CSS
10 73 (3.96%) J2EE
11 55 (2.99%) Oracle Fusion
11 55 (2.99%) HTML5
12 53 (2.88%) JMS
13 49 (2.66%) ASP.NET
13 49 (2.66%) jQuery
14 47 (2.55%) STL
15 46 (2.50%) SOAP
16 42 (2.28%) Java EE
17 41 (2.23%) Ajax
18 37 (2.01%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 192 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 171 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
3 127 (6.89%) Equities
4 106 (5.75%) Fixed Income
5 95 (5.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 95 (5.16%) Derivative
6 61 (3.31%) Open Source
7 58 (3.15%) Management Information System
7 58 (3.15%) Clustering
8 57 (3.09%) Hedge funds
9 52 (2.82%) Mathematics
10 38 (2.06%) Data Structures
11 32 (1.74%) Oracle Exalogic
12 29 (1.57%) Algorithms
13 26 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
14 24 (1.30%) Kindle
15 22 (1.19%) Data Integration
15 22 (1.19%) User Experience
16 21 (1.14%) Blackberry
17 19 (1.03%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1022 (55.48%) Linux
2 500 (27.14%) Windows
3 273 (14.82%) Solaris
4 88 (4.78%) AIX
5 78 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (2.23%) Android
7 37 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (2.01%) Apple iOS
8 32 (1.74%) Ubuntu
9 29 (1.57%) HPUX
10 23 (1.25%) Debian
11 16 (0.87%) Windows XP
12 15 (0.81%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.54%) Windows Vista
14 10 (0.54%) CentOS
15 9 (0.49%) Fedora
16 8 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
16 8 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (9.88%) Multithreading
3 174 (9.45%) ITIL
4 159 (8.63%) OO
5 122 (6.62%) Low Latency
6 98 (5.32%) SOA
7 89 (4.83%) Project Management
8 88 (4.78%) Configuration Management
9 78 (4.23%) E-Commerce
10 75 (4.07%) Scrum
11 72 (3.91%) ETL
12 71 (3.85%) OOD
12 71 (3.85%) DevOps
13 70 (3.80%) Risk Management
13 70 (3.80%) TDD
14 69 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
15 63 (3.42%) Continuous Integration
16 61 (3.31%) Electronic Trading
17 59 (3.20%) Software Engineering
18 58 (3.15%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 775 (42.07%) SQL
2 681 (36.97%) Java
3 259 (14.06%) Perl
4 255 (13.84%) C++
5 251 (13.63%) Shell Script
6 212 (11.51%) Python
7 163 (8.85%) JavaScript
8 152 (8.25%) C#
9 128 (6.95%) Bash Shell
10 103 (5.59%) C
11 80 (4.34%) PL/SQL
12 70 (3.80%) PHP
13 56 (3.04%) Ruby
14 44 (2.39%) VB
15 35 (1.90%) VBA
16 29 (1.57%) Korn
17 28 (1.52%) Scala
18 18 (0.98%) PHP5
19 17 (0.92%) Objective-C
19 17 (0.92%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 291 (15.80%) Degree
2 65 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (3.04%) CISSP
4 47 (2.55%) Security Cleared
5 26 (1.41%) CCNA
6 24 (1.30%) CCSP
6 24 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (0.98%) ISEB
8 18 (0.98%) CISM
9 17 (0.92%) CISA
10 16 (0.87%) MCSE
11 14 (0.76%) SC Cleared
12 13 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (0.65%) CCNP
14 10 (0.54%) DV Cleared
15 9 (0.49%) CCSA
16 8 (0.43%) MCP
16 8 (0.43%) MCITP
17 7 (0.38%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (6.03%) QA
2 41 (2.23%) SLA
3 33 (1.79%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.65%) COBIT
5 10 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.33%) JSP 440
8 6 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.16%) EMIR
10 2 (0.11%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.11%) Basel II
System Software
1 79 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
3 37 (2.01%) Active Directory
4 26 (1.41%) vSphere
5 20 (1.09%) Varnish
6 19 (1.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 17 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 17 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
8 14 (0.76%) NFS
9 11 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.54%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.54%) Xen
11 9 (0.49%) KVM
12 8 (0.43%) XenApp
13 7 (0.38%) Squid
14 6 (0.33%) XenServer
15 5 (0.27%) Hyper-V
15 5 (0.27%) RACF
16 4 (0.22%) Sendmail
16 4 (0.22%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 69 (3.75%) Puppet
2 54 (2.93%) Data Guard
3 52 (2.82%) Nagios
4 49 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (1.36%) NetBackup
6 20 (1.09%) Oracle Identity Management
7 19 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 17 (0.92%) Tivoli
9 16 (0.87%) Control-M
10 15 (0.81%) Backup Exec
10 15 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
10 15 (0.81%) Opsview
11 10 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (0.54%) SCOM
12 9 (0.49%) BMC PATROL
13 7 (0.38%) OpenView
13 7 (0.38%) Ansible
13 7 (0.38%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.33%) BladeLogic
14 6 (0.33%) Munin
Vendors
1 603 (32.74%) Oracle
2 156 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 124 (6.73%) Red Hat
4 113 (6.13%) VMware
5 106 (5.75%) Sybase
6 86 (4.67%) Cisco
7 72 (3.91%) IBM
8 70 (3.80%) HP
9 60 (3.26%) Veritas
10 54 (2.93%) Sun
11 41 (2.23%) Bloomberg
12 37 (2.01%) NetApp
13 34 (1.85%) EMC
13 34 (1.85%) Citrix
14 31 (1.68%) Informatica
14 31 (1.68%) F5
15 30 (1.63%) TIBCO
16 29 (1.57%) Symantec
16 29 (1.57%) Brocade
17 27 (1.47%) CheckPoint
City, London
TRG
Salary: £80000 - £90000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus + pension + healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 2 days ago