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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 34 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 380 741 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.14% 7.76% 8.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.04% 31.17% 30.29%
Number of salaries quoted 343 587 886
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 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%
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
1581 2377 3235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.54% 24.90% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 2033 2848
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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.

1 473 (59.57%) Linux
2 388 (48.87%) Finance
3 366 (46.10%) SQL
4 271 (34.13%) Windows
5 236 (29.72%) Python
6 232 (29.22%) Java
7 176 (22.17%) Degree
8 164 (20.65%) Oracle
9 161 (20.28%) Banking
10 154 (19.40%) C++
11 128 (16.12%) Agile Software Development
12 124 (15.62%) Computer Science
13 123 (15.49%) Perl
14 116 (14.61%) Microsoft
15 111 (13.98%) FIX Protocol
16 103 (12.97%) Hedge funds
17 97 (12.22%) Shell Script
18 91 (11.46%) Bash Shell
19 87 (10.96%) Multithreading
20 82 (10.33%) Front Office
20 82 (10.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 78 (9.82%) XML
22 77 (9.70%) QA
23 76 (9.57%) ITIL
23 76 (9.57%) Fixed Income
24 74 (9.32%) C
25 73 (9.19%) Derivative
26 71 (8.94%) Low Latency
26 71 (8.94%) Equities
27 69 (8.69%) Investment Banking

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 53 (6.68%) IIS
2 28 (3.53%) Apache
3 19 (2.39%) OpenStack
3 19 (2.39%) WebLogic
4 17 (2.14%) WebSphere
5 16 (2.02%) JBoss
6 12 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (1.39%) CloudStack
7 11 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (1.39%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.13%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.50%) nginx
10 4 (0.50%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.38%) CMS
11 3 (0.38%) Confluence
11 3 (0.38%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (3.53%) MS Office
2 20 (2.52%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.38%) MS Project
5 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 9 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.76%) Summit
3 5 (0.63%) MetaTrader
3 5 (0.63%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.38%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 3 (0.38%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.38%) RMDS
5 2 (0.25%) CSG Singleview
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.25%) Temenos Globus
6 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.13%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.76%) IaaS
3 12 (1.51%) PaaS
4 10 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (0.76%) Office 365
6 4 (0.50%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.38%) GitHub
8 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.25%) SaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.13%) Force.com
9 1 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.13%) Route 53
9 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (7.43%) Firewall
2 46 (5.79%) DNS
3 39 (4.91%) MPLS
4 35 (4.41%) BGP
5 30 (3.78%) HTTP
6 29 (3.65%) TCP/IP
7 28 (3.53%) Internet
8 27 (3.40%) VPN
9 24 (3.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 24 (3.02%) OSPF
10 23 (2.90%) HSRP
11 22 (2.77%) LAN
12 19 (2.39%) Network Security
12 19 (2.39%) WAN
13 18 (2.27%) RTCP
13 18 (2.27%) VRRP
14 15 (1.89%) Broadband
15 14 (1.76%) LDAP
16 13 (1.64%) SNMP
17 12 (1.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (7.68%) SQL Server
2 47 (5.92%) MySQL
3 29 (3.65%) Oracle Database
4 27 (3.40%) NoSQL
5 22 (2.77%) KDB
5 22 (2.77%) Kdb+
6 21 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (2.39%) Relational Database
8 18 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.14%) MongoDB
10 16 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (1.13%) Big Data
16 8 (1.01%) Hadoop
16 8 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (5.67%) Jenkins
2 37 (4.66%) Git (software)
3 24 (3.02%) Maven
4 21 (2.64%) JUnit
5 19 (2.39%) Selenium
6 16 (2.02%) Ant
6 16 (2.02%) TeamCity
7 15 (1.89%) Subversion
8 13 (1.64%) Cucumber
8 13 (1.64%) JIRA
9 8 (1.01%) Mockito
10 7 (0.88%) Eclipse
10 7 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (0.76%) Gradle
11 6 (0.76%) Jasmine
11 6 (0.76%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.63%) git-flow
12 5 (0.63%) IntelliJ
12 5 (0.63%) NetBeans
13 4 (0.50%) HP UFT
General
1 388 (48.87%) Finance
2 161 (20.28%) Banking
3 82 (10.33%) Front Office
4 69 (8.69%) Investment Banking
5 44 (5.54%) Telecoms
6 30 (3.78%) Back Office
7 25 (3.15%) Advertising
8 21 (2.64%) Marketing
9 17 (2.14%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.39%) Legal
11 10 (1.26%) Billing
12 9 (1.13%) Games
13 5 (0.63%) French Language
13 5 (0.63%) Publishing
13 5 (0.63%) Retail
14 4 (0.50%) German Language
14 4 (0.50%) Law
15 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.13%) Local Government
16 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 206 (25.94%) Developer
2 148 (18.64%) Analyst
3 99 (12.47%) Applications Support
4 95 (11.96%) Support Analyst
5 79 (9.95%) C++ Developer
6 47 (5.92%) Applications Support Analyst
7 44 (5.54%) DevOps Engineer
8 42 (5.29%) Java Developer
9 41 (5.16%) Network Engineer
10 39 (4.91%) Python Developer
11 34 (4.28%) Programmer
12 32 (4.03%) Support Engineer
12 32 (4.03%) Unix Support
13 28 (3.53%) Quantitative Developer
14 25 (3.15%) SQL Analyst
15 24 (3.02%) C++ Quantitative Developer
15 24 (3.02%) Support Specialist
16 23 (2.90%) Linux Engineer
17 22 (2.77%) Administrator
17 22 (2.77%) FIX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (13.98%) FIX Protocol
2 78 (9.82%) XML
3 61 (7.68%) .NET
4 51 (6.42%) HTML
5 45 (5.67%) CSS
6 44 (5.54%) STL
7 37 (4.66%) Web Services
8 35 (4.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 29 (3.65%) Oracle ADF
10 26 (3.27%) J2EE
10 26 (3.27%) JSF
11 25 (3.15%) SOAP
12 20 (2.52%) LAMP
13 18 (2.27%) ASP.NET
13 18 (2.27%) XSL
14 15 (1.89%) Django
14 15 (1.89%) jQuery
15 14 (1.76%) JMS
16 12 (1.51%) Middleware
17 11 (1.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 124 (15.62%) Computer Science
2 103 (12.97%) Hedge funds
3 82 (10.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 76 (9.57%) Fixed Income
5 73 (9.19%) Derivative
6 71 (8.94%) Equities
7 65 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
8 39 (4.91%) Mathematics
9 28 (3.53%) Fintech
10 19 (2.39%) Data Centre
10 19 (2.39%) Management Information System
11 18 (2.27%) IPTV
11 18 (2.27%) Over-the-Top Content
12 17 (2.14%) Physics
12 17 (2.14%) Replication
13 15 (1.89%) Statistics
14 13 (1.64%) Algorithms
14 13 (1.64%) Mainframe
15 11 (1.39%) Blog
15 11 (1.39%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 473 (59.57%) Linux
2 271 (34.13%) Windows
3 62 (7.81%) Windows Server
4 55 (6.93%) Solaris
5 37 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (2.14%) CentOS
7 11 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.26%) Android
8 10 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.88%) FreeBSD
11 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.50%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.38%) AIX
14 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (16.12%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (10.96%) Multithreading
3 76 (9.57%) ITIL
4 71 (8.94%) Low Latency
5 68 (8.56%) DevOps
5 68 (8.56%) Electronic Trading
6 62 (7.81%) OO
7 58 (7.30%) Open Source
8 41 (5.16%) High-Frequency Trading
9 40 (5.04%) SOA
10 39 (4.91%) Configuration Management
10 39 (4.91%) High Availability
11 37 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (4.66%) Scrum
12 36 (4.53%) Algorithmic Trading
12 36 (4.53%) Asset Management
12 36 (4.53%) SDLC
12 36 (4.53%) Software Engineering
13 34 (4.28%) Performance Tuning
14 33 (4.16%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 366 (46.10%) SQL
2 236 (29.72%) Python
3 232 (29.22%) Java
4 154 (19.40%) C++
5 123 (15.49%) Perl
6 97 (12.22%) Shell Script
7 91 (11.46%) Bash Shell
8 74 (9.32%) C
9 65 (8.19%) PL/SQL
10 64 (8.06%) JavaScript
11 56 (7.05%) C#
12 47 (5.92%) VB
13 36 (4.53%) PowerShell
14 32 (4.03%) PHP
15 26 (3.27%) Ruby
16 17 (2.14%) Scala
16 17 (2.14%) VBA
17 14 (1.76%) VB.NET
18 13 (1.64%) T-SQL
19 8 (1.01%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 176 (22.17%) Degree
2 16 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (1.89%) CCNP
4 9 (1.13%) CCNA
4 9 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (0.88%) OCP
5 7 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (0.76%) CHECK Team Member
6 6 (0.76%) CREST Certified
7 5 (0.63%) CCIE
7 5 (0.63%) CISSP
7 5 (0.63%) ISEB
8 4 (0.50%) CCSA
8 4 (0.50%) CCSE
8 4 (0.50%) CISM
8 4 (0.50%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.50%) JNCIA
8 4 (0.50%) JNCIP
8 4 (0.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (9.70%) QA
2 17 (2.14%) SLA
3 7 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.50%) EMIR
5 4 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.50%) MiFID
6 3 (0.38%) COBIT
6 3 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.38%) SDET
7 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 36 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (4.03%) Active Directory
3 27 (3.40%) Docker
4 17 (2.14%) Xen
5 16 (2.02%) vSphere
6 11 (1.39%) XenServer
7 10 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.88%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.88%) NFS
9 6 (0.76%) KVM
9 6 (0.76%) oVirt
9 6 (0.76%) Postfix
10 5 (0.63%) vCloud
10 5 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.38%) Squid
12 2 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.13%) HDFS
13 1 (0.13%) iptables
13 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 59 (7.43%) Puppet
2 44 (5.54%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (3.53%) Ansible
4 18 (2.27%) Control-M
5 15 (1.89%) ITRS Geneos
6 14 (1.76%) Cobbler
6 14 (1.76%) SCOM
7 13 (1.64%) Nagios
7 13 (1.64%) Tivoli
8 12 (1.51%) Salt
8 12 (1.51%) SCCM
9 11 (1.39%) Terraform
10 9 (1.13%) BladeLogic
11 7 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
12 6 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.76%) Munin
13 5 (0.63%) Casper Suite
13 5 (0.63%) Nessus
14 3 (0.38%) Backup Exec
14 3 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 164 (20.65%) Oracle
2 116 (14.61%) Microsoft
3 54 (6.80%) VMware
4 49 (6.17%) Cisco
5 36 (4.53%) Red Hat
6 32 (4.03%) Sybase
7 29 (3.65%) F5
8 23 (2.90%) Citrix
9 20 (2.52%) Akamai
10 19 (2.39%) Informatica
10 19 (2.39%) SunGard
11 18 (2.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 18 (2.27%) SevOne
12 17 (2.14%) Murex
13 13 (1.64%) Sun
14 12 (1.51%) IBM
14 12 (1.51%) Nokia
14 12 (1.51%) Redback
14 12 (1.51%) Splunk
15 11 (1.39%) CheckPoint
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ixico
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ixico
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + + c.100% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38640 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £350000 - £500000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago