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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 21 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 750 971 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.75% 8.28% 8.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.12% 30.50% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 596 878 955
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
2410 3184 3223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.91% 27.14% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2065 2804 2891
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 August 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 28 August 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.

1 843 (59.07%) Linux
2 599 (41.98%) Finance
3 579 (40.57%) SQL
4 543 (38.05%) Java
5 447 (31.32%) Oracle
6 350 (24.53%) Windows
7 340 (23.83%) Banking
8 291 (20.39%) Python
9 282 (19.76%) Perl
10 243 (17.03%) Degree
11 235 (16.47%) C++
12 222 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
13 196 (13.74%) Computer Science
14 178 (12.47%) JavaScript
15 174 (12.19%) Shell Script
15 174 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
16 172 (12.05%) Front Office
17 166 (11.63%) Multithreading
17 166 (11.63%) Oracle Database
18 158 (11.07%) HTML
18 158 (11.07%) SQL Server
18 158 (11.07%) XML
19 157 (11.00%) Solaris
20 131 (9.18%) Web Services
21 126 (8.83%) Middleware
22 122 (8.55%) Investment Banking
23 117 (8.20%) Relational Database
24 116 (8.13%) Bash Shell
25 115 (8.06%) Spring
26 114 (7.99%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 101 (7.08%) Apache
2 97 (6.80%) WebLogic
3 72 (5.05%) Tomcat
4 69 (4.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 64 (4.48%) WebSphere
6 46 (3.22%) Oracle Service Bus
7 38 (2.66%) JBoss
8 31 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
9 30 (2.10%) Confluence
10 27 (1.89%) IIS
11 23 (1.61%) SharePoint
12 15 (1.05%) Node.js
13 14 (0.98%) Apache Solr
14 12 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
14 12 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
15 11 (0.77%) FileNet
15 11 (0.77%) MS Exchange
16 10 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
17 9 (0.63%) MQSeries
18 8 (0.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 73 (5.12%) MS Excel
2 37 (2.59%) MS Office
3 22 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.05%) MS Project
5 6 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.35%) Maya
6 5 (0.35%) InDesign
7 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.21%) HipChat
8 1 (0.070%) Gephi
8 1 (0.070%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.070%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 43 (3.01%) Oracle BPM
2 41 (2.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 40 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
3 40 (2.80%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
5 10 (0.70%) thinkFolio
6 9 (0.63%) MetaTrader
7 8 (0.56%) Sentinel
8 5 (0.35%) RMDS
8 5 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.28%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.28%) Advent Geneva
10 3 (0.21%) Summit
10 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle iProcurement
11 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
11 2 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 2 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 65 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.40%) SaaS
2 20 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.05%) IaaS
4 14 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (0.28%) PaaS
8 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.14%) Datadog
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.070%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.070%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.070%) Taleo
10 1 (0.070%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.070%) Office 365
10 1 (0.070%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 76 (5.33%) TCP/IP
2 71 (4.98%) Firewall
3 62 (4.34%) Internet
4 59 (4.13%) DNS
5 48 (3.36%) HTTP
6 35 (2.45%) LDAP
7 26 (1.82%) Broadband
8 23 (1.61%) SAN
9 17 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
9 17 (1.19%) BGP
10 16 (1.12%) DHCP
10 16 (1.12%) SSL
11 14 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (0.91%) Network Security
13 12 (0.84%) SSH
13 12 (0.84%) VPN
13 12 (0.84%) WAN
14 11 (0.77%) Intranet
14 11 (0.77%) MPLS
15 10 (0.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (11.63%) Oracle Database
2 158 (11.07%) SQL Server
3 117 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 111 (7.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 79 (5.54%) MySQL
6 74 (5.19%) RDBMS
7 60 (4.20%) DB2
8 48 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
9 44 (3.08%) Oracle ODI
10 43 (3.01%) Oracle BI EE
11 42 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
12 39 (2.73%) Big Data
13 28 (1.96%) MongoDB
14 26 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (1.54%) Hadoop
16 19 (1.33%) NoSQL
17 16 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
18 14 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
19 13 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
20 12 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 99 (6.94%) Git (software)
2 97 (6.80%) Subversion
3 75 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 72 (5.05%) JIRA
5 69 (4.84%) Maven
6 37 (2.59%) Ant
7 22 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (1.12%) TeamCity
8 16 (1.12%) Eclipse
9 15 (1.05%) Selenium
9 15 (1.05%) Cucumber
10 14 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (0.91%) Hudson
12 12 (0.84%) ClearCase
13 10 (0.70%) JUnit
13 10 (0.70%) Mercurial
13 10 (0.70%) Jasmine
13 10 (0.70%) Emacs
14 8 (0.56%) Karma Test Runner
14 8 (0.56%) HP UFT
General
1 599 (41.98%) Finance
2 340 (23.83%) Banking
3 172 (12.05%) Front Office
4 122 (8.55%) Investment Banking
5 94 (6.59%) Retail
6 90 (6.31%) Telecoms
7 49 (3.43%) Back Office
8 30 (2.10%) Advertising
9 26 (1.82%) Billing
10 24 (1.68%) Financial Institution
11 19 (1.33%) Legal
12 18 (1.26%) Games
13 15 (1.05%) Marketing
14 14 (0.98%) International Banking
15 6 (0.42%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.42%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.42%) Electronics
16 4 (0.28%) German Language
16 4 (0.28%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 413 (28.94%) Developer
2 273 (19.13%) Analyst
3 168 (11.77%) Support Analyst
4 150 (10.51%) Applications Support
5 138 (9.67%) Java Developer
6 108 (7.57%) C++ Developer
7 92 (6.45%) Consultant
8 91 (6.38%) Applications Support Analyst
9 88 (6.17%) Administrator
10 78 (5.47%) DBA
11 75 (5.26%) Senior Developer
12 63 (4.41%) Oracle DBA
13 62 (4.34%) Systems Administrator
14 56 (3.92%) Oracle Consultant
15 49 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
16 46 (3.22%) Architect
17 44 (3.08%) Programmer
18 37 (2.59%) Graduate
19 36 (2.52%) Oracle Applications DBA
20 32 (2.24%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (11.07%) HTML
1 158 (11.07%) XML
2 131 (9.18%) Web Services
3 126 (8.83%) Middleware
4 115 (8.06%) Spring
5 110 (7.71%) FIX Protocol
6 77 (5.40%) CSS
7 74 (5.19%) Hibernate
8 70 (4.91%) J2EE
9 64 (4.48%) .NET
10 58 (4.06%) STL
10 58 (4.06%) HTML5
11 56 (3.92%) Oracle Fusion
12 50 (3.50%) JMS
13 49 (3.43%) jQuery
14 47 (3.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 42 (2.94%) JSON
16 38 (2.66%) AngularJS
17 37 (2.59%) SOAP
18 33 (2.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 196 (13.74%) Computer Science
2 174 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
3 113 (7.92%) Derivative
4 91 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 89 (6.24%) Equities
6 62 (4.34%) Management Information System
7 61 (4.27%) Mathematics
8 59 (4.13%) Data Structures
9 56 (3.92%) Data Centre
9 56 (3.92%) Hedge funds
10 55 (3.85%) Algorithms
11 53 (3.71%) Fixed Income
12 34 (2.38%) Oracle Exalogic
13 32 (2.24%) Equity Derivative
14 24 (1.68%) Clustering
15 23 (1.61%) SWIFT
16 21 (1.47%) Physics
17 20 (1.40%) PKI
18 18 (1.26%) Visualisation
19 15 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 843 (59.07%) Linux
2 350 (24.53%) Windows
3 157 (11.00%) Solaris
4 75 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 56 (3.92%) AIX
6 30 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (2.10%) Ubuntu
7 26 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (1.54%) Debian
9 15 (1.05%) Android
9 15 (1.05%) CentOS
9 15 (1.05%) HPUX
9 15 (1.05%) Apple iOS
10 13 (0.91%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
12 9 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.63%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.28%) SUSE
13 4 (0.28%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (11.63%) Multithreading
3 110 (7.71%) DevOps
4 107 (7.50%) OO
5 106 (7.43%) ITIL
6 102 (7.15%) SOA
7 89 (6.24%) Low Latency
8 86 (6.03%) TDD
9 81 (5.68%) SDLC
10 76 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
11 71 (4.98%) Scrum
12 69 (4.84%) Software Engineering
13 66 (4.63%) Mentoring
14 63 (4.41%) Configuration Management
15 62 (4.34%) Change Management
16 59 (4.13%) Electronic Trading
17 58 (4.06%) Open Source
18 56 (3.92%) BDD
19 55 (3.85%) Project Management
20 53 (3.71%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 579 (40.57%) SQL
2 543 (38.05%) Java
3 291 (20.39%) Python
4 282 (19.76%) Perl
5 235 (16.47%) C++
6 178 (12.47%) JavaScript
7 174 (12.19%) Shell Script
8 116 (8.13%) Bash Shell
9 100 (7.01%) PL/SQL
10 91 (6.38%) C
11 83 (5.82%) C#
12 76 (5.33%) PHP
13 66 (4.63%) Ruby
14 31 (2.17%) VBA
15 30 (2.10%) VB
16 28 (1.96%) PowerShell
17 26 (1.82%) Korn
18 20 (1.40%) T-SQL
18 20 (1.40%) Scala
19 19 (1.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 243 (17.03%) Degree
2 41 (2.87%) Security Cleared
3 20 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (1.12%) CCNP
6 15 (1.05%) CISSP
7 13 (0.91%) DV Cleared
8 12 (0.84%) PhD
9 11 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.70%) CCNA
11 9 (0.63%) CISM
12 8 (0.56%) CSSLP
12 8 (0.56%) CISA
12 8 (0.56%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.49%) GWAPT
13 7 (0.49%) ISEB
14 6 (0.42%) CCIP
14 6 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.35%) RHCE
16 4 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (7.99%) QA
2 21 (1.47%) SLA
3 13 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.77%) COBIT
6 10 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.49%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.070%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 65 (4.56%) Oracle RAC
2 48 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (2.03%) Active Directory
4 25 (1.75%) Docker
5 14 (0.98%) NFS
6 12 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 10 (0.70%) Samba
8 8 (0.56%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.56%) Squid
8 8 (0.56%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.42%) iptables
10 5 (0.35%) vSphere
11 4 (0.28%) KVM
11 4 (0.28%) LXC
11 4 (0.28%) Sendmail
11 4 (0.28%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.21%) XenApp
12 3 (0.21%) XenServer
12 3 (0.21%) Snort
13 2 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 82 (5.75%) Puppet
2 58 (4.06%) Data Guard
3 48 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (3.01%) Nagios
5 33 (2.31%) Ansible
6 28 (1.96%) Vagrant
7 26 (1.82%) Tivoli
8 19 (1.33%) ZABBIX
9 14 (0.98%) Control-M
10 13 (0.91%) ITRS Geneos
11 12 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
12 10 (0.70%) NetBackup
13 9 (0.63%) OPNET
13 9 (0.63%) Salt
14 8 (0.56%) Mesos
15 7 (0.49%) NetVault Backup
15 7 (0.49%) Oracle ZFS
15 7 (0.49%) AppDetective
15 7 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
16 6 (0.42%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 447 (31.32%) Oracle
2 106 (7.43%) Sybase
2 106 (7.43%) Red Hat
3 80 (5.61%) VMware
4 79 (5.54%) Microsoft
5 67 (4.70%) IBM
6 47 (3.29%) Cisco
7 45 (3.15%) HP
8 40 (2.80%) Sun
9 32 (2.24%) Veritas
10 26 (1.82%) Informatica
10 26 (1.82%) Citrix
11 20 (1.40%) F5
12 19 (1.33%) Juniper
13 18 (1.26%) Atlassian
14 17 (1.19%) Murex
15 16 (1.12%) webMethods
16 15 (1.05%) WorldPay
17 14 (0.98%) Splunk
17 14 (0.98%) SAP
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dufrain Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 80000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £4,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30- £50,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago