The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 38 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2584 3342 3274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.95% 6.87% 7.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.69% 25.01% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2150 2767 2729
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
UNIX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11911 13363 11929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.42% 27.46% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10260 11450 10186
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,600 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in London

UNIX
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the London region.

UNIX Salary Trend in London

UNIX
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in London

UNIX
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 682 £57,500 +4.54% 109
Docklands, London +10 27 £57,500 -19.29%
Uxbridge +4 10 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Harrow +5 8 £47,500 +22.58%
Canary Wharf -9 8 £56,250 -33.82%
Twickenham - 8 - -
Hounslow -8 7 £47,500 +9.19% 3
Westminster - 7 £65,500 -
Bromley +17 6 £85,000 +347.36%
Kingston Upon Thames +1 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Croydon +12 3 £44,000 -10.20% 2
Mayfair +3 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Brentford -3 2 £65,000 +36.84%
Hammersmith -5 2 £42,000 -1.17%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 3245 (61.48%) Linux
2 2387 (45.23%) Finance
3 2032 (38.50%) SQL
4 1822 (34.52%) Java
5 1592 (30.16%) Oracle
6 1426 (27.02%) Windows
7 1099 (20.82%) Perl
8 1068 (20.23%) Python
9 993 (18.81%) C++
10 976 (18.49%) Banking
11 924 (17.51%) Agile Software Development
12 794 (15.04%) Degree
13 668 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
14 619 (11.73%) JavaScript
15 612 (11.60%) SQL Server
16 589 (11.16%) Shell Script
17 578 (10.95%) Solaris
18 551 (10.44%) Multithreading
19 539 (10.21%) MySQL
20 537 (10.17%) Front Office
21 516 (9.78%) XML
22 508 (9.62%) Computer Science
23 480 (9.09%) OO
24 475 (9.00%) ITIL
25 457 (8.66%) HTML
26 454 (8.60%) Relational Database
27 451 (8.54%) Oracle Database
28 450 (8.53%) Bash Shell
29 437 (8.28%) Spring
30 432 (8.18%) Investment Banking

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 365 (6.92%) Apache
2 324 (6.14%) Tomcat
3 209 (3.96%) WebSphere
4 193 (3.66%) WebLogic
5 191 (3.62%) JBoss
6 92 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
7 84 (1.59%) nginx
8 82 (1.55%) Node.js
9 80 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 80 (1.52%) IIS
10 77 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
11 54 (1.02%) MS Exchange
12 53 (1.00%) Apache Solr
13 51 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
14 50 (0.95%) CMS
15 49 (0.93%) MQSeries
15 49 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
15 49 (0.93%) GlassFish
16 47 (0.89%) Confluence
17 46 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 263 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 99 (1.88%) MS Office
3 48 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 24 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (0.42%) MS Project
6 18 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.19%) CPLEX
8 5 (0.095%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.057%) InDesign
9 3 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.038%) SPSS
11 1 (0.019%) Maya
11 1 (0.019%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.019%) InCopy
11 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 72 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
2 67 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
3 61 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
4 56 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
5 44 (0.83%) ION MarketView
6 41 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
7 28 (0.53%) RMDS
8 27 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
8 27 (0.51%) Oracle iProcurement
9 26 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
10 25 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
11 20 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
12 16 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
13 13 (0.25%) Markit EDM
14 12 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
15 11 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 11 (0.21%) TIBCO iProcess
16 10 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
16 10 (0.19%) Endur
17 9 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 241 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (1.95%) SaaS
3 76 (1.44%) PaaS
4 46 (0.87%) IaaS
5 42 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 34 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (0.59%) Amazon S3
8 27 (0.51%) GitHub
9 19 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 14 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (0.21%) Office 365
13 10 (0.19%) Heroku
13 10 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
14 9 (0.17%) Google App Engine
15 7 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 7 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 6 (0.11%) Amazon Glacier
16 6 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 371 (7.03%) TCP/IP
2 302 (5.72%) DNS
3 272 (5.15%) Firewall
4 251 (4.76%) HTTP
5 240 (4.55%) SAN
6 233 (4.41%) Internet
7 141 (2.67%) LDAP
8 129 (2.44%) LAN
9 116 (2.20%) WAN
10 111 (2.10%) VPN
11 95 (1.80%) BGP
12 94 (1.78%) DHCP
13 90 (1.71%) SSH
13 90 (1.71%) NAS
14 84 (1.59%) SSL
14 84 (1.59%) Network Security
15 73 (1.38%) FTP
16 66 (1.25%) OSPF
17 55 (1.04%) SMTP
18 40 (0.76%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 612 (11.60%) SQL Server
2 539 (10.21%) MySQL
3 454 (8.60%) Relational Database
4 451 (8.54%) Oracle Database
5 257 (4.87%) RDBMS
6 227 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 191 (3.62%) Big Data
8 168 (3.18%) DB2
9 161 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
10 156 (2.96%) MongoDB
11 151 (2.86%) NoSQL
12 117 (2.22%) Hadoop
13 110 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
14 104 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
15 90 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 87 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
17 82 (1.55%) Oracle ODI
18 75 (1.42%) Oracle Exadata
19 56 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
19 56 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 350 (6.63%) Git (software)
2 238 (4.51%) Jenkins
3 232 (4.40%) Maven
4 223 (4.23%) Subversion
5 151 (2.86%) JIRA
6 115 (2.18%) Ant
7 107 (2.03%) Eclipse
8 100 (1.89%) JUnit
9 94 (1.78%) TeamCity
10 82 (1.55%) Selenium
11 78 (1.48%) Hudson
12 74 (1.40%) Cucumber
13 62 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
14 59 (1.12%) Mercurial
15 56 (1.06%) WebDriver
16 49 (0.93%) Visual Studio
17 33 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 32 (0.61%) Gradle
19 30 (0.57%) Calabash
19 30 (0.57%) NUnit
General
1 2387 (45.23%) Finance
2 976 (18.49%) Banking
3 537 (10.17%) Front Office
4 432 (8.18%) Investment Banking
5 280 (5.31%) Retail
6 225 (4.26%) Telecoms
7 174 (3.30%) Financial Institution
8 167 (3.16%) Back Office
9 155 (2.94%) Games
10 103 (1.95%) Marketing
11 72 (1.36%) Legal
12 60 (1.14%) Advertising
13 41 (0.78%) Law
14 33 (0.63%) Billing
15 32 (0.61%) Publishing
16 30 (0.57%) Retail Banking
16 30 (0.57%) Electronics
17 28 (0.53%) Manufacturing
18 18 (0.34%) International Banking
19 15 (0.28%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1665 (31.55%) Developer
2 756 (14.32%) Analyst
3 586 (11.10%) Applications Support
4 521 (9.87%) Java Developer
5 506 (9.59%) Support Analyst
6 459 (8.70%) C++ Developer
7 339 (6.42%) Administrator
8 293 (5.55%) Consultant
9 273 (5.17%) Applications Support Analyst
10 232 (4.40%) Senior Developer
11 230 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
12 213 (4.04%) Architect
13 184 (3.49%) DBA
14 178 (3.37%) Support Engineer
15 156 (2.96%) DevOps Engineer
16 128 (2.43%) Linux Administrator
17 127 (2.41%) Linux Engineer
18 126 (2.39%) Software Engineer
19 117 (2.22%) Oracle DBA
20 106 (2.01%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 516 (9.78%) XML
2 457 (8.66%) HTML
3 437 (8.28%) Spring
4 429 (8.13%) Web Services
5 326 (6.18%) FIX Protocol
6 296 (5.61%) .NET
7 292 (5.53%) Middleware
8 282 (5.34%) CSS
9 260 (4.93%) J2EE
10 218 (4.13%) Hibernate
11 213 (4.04%) STL
12 176 (3.33%) JMS
13 165 (3.13%) HTML5
14 148 (2.80%) jQuery
15 135 (2.56%) SOAP
16 134 (2.54%) Java EE
17 126 (2.39%) JSON
17 126 (2.39%) REST
18 124 (2.35%) Oracle Fusion
19 113 (2.14%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 668 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 508 (9.62%) Computer Science
3 372 (7.05%) Derivative
4 345 (6.54%) Equities
5 340 (6.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 309 (5.85%) Fixed Income
7 223 (4.23%) Data Structures
8 211 (4.00%) Algorithms
9 196 (3.71%) Hedge funds
10 171 (3.24%) Open Source
11 155 (2.94%) Management Information System
12 131 (2.48%) Clustering
13 120 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
14 112 (2.12%) Mathematics
15 98 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
16 74 (1.40%) Replication
17 72 (1.36%) Mainframe
18 61 (1.16%) Client/Server
19 55 (1.04%) User Experience
20 53 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3245 (61.48%) Linux
2 1426 (27.02%) Windows
3 578 (10.95%) Solaris
4 302 (5.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 151 (2.86%) AIX
6 86 (1.63%) Ubuntu
7 83 (1.57%) CentOS
8 73 (1.38%) Android
9 64 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 64 (1.21%) Apple iOS
10 60 (1.14%) Debian
11 54 (1.02%) Windows XP
12 53 (1.00%) Mac OS X
13 44 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
14 38 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
15 35 (0.66%) Windows 7
16 31 (0.59%) HPUX
17 30 (0.57%) SUSE
18 29 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
19 25 (0.47%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 924 (17.51%) Agile Software Development
2 551 (10.44%) Multithreading
3 480 (9.09%) OO
4 475 (9.00%) ITIL
5 397 (7.52%) TDD
6 386 (7.31%) DevOps
7 369 (6.99%) Software Engineering
8 355 (6.73%) Low Latency
9 336 (6.37%) Scrum
10 313 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
11 293 (5.55%) E-Commerce
12 279 (5.29%) SOA
13 245 (4.64%) ETL
14 244 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
15 232 (4.40%) Configuration Management
16 221 (4.19%) OOD
17 196 (3.71%) Electronic Trading
18 192 (3.64%) Analytics
19 184 (3.49%) Project Management
20 181 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2032 (38.50%) SQL
2 1822 (34.52%) Java
3 1099 (20.82%) Perl
4 1068 (20.23%) Python
5 993 (18.81%) C++
6 619 (11.73%) JavaScript
7 589 (11.16%) Shell Script
8 450 (8.53%) Bash Shell
9 376 (7.12%) C#
10 365 (6.92%) PL/SQL
11 329 (6.23%) C
12 322 (6.10%) PHP
13 265 (5.02%) Ruby
14 117 (2.22%) Korn
15 112 (2.12%) Scala
16 96 (1.82%) T-SQL
17 92 (1.74%) PowerShell
18 61 (1.16%) VBA
19 44 (0.83%) AWK
20 43 (0.81%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 794 (15.04%) Degree
2 140 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 110 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 87 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 71 (1.35%) CISSP
6 70 (1.33%) CCNA
7 67 (1.27%) SC Cleared
8 65 (1.23%) DV Cleared
9 51 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
10 50 (0.95%) CCNP
11 49 (0.93%) MCP
12 46 (0.87%) CISM
13 37 (0.70%) MCSE
14 28 (0.53%) CISA
15 27 (0.51%) ISEB
16 26 (0.49%) PhD
17 25 (0.47%) HND
17 25 (0.47%) RHCE
18 23 (0.44%) MCITP
19 22 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 340 (6.44%) QA
2 113 (2.14%) SLA
3 55 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 51 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 40 (0.76%) COBIT
6 29 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 15 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
9 14 (0.27%) EMIR
10 9 (0.17%) Data Quality
10 9 (0.17%) JSP 440
11 7 (0.13%) Solvency II
11 7 (0.13%) MiFID
12 6 (0.11%) Basel II
13 2 (0.038%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.038%) GCP
14 1 (0.019%) RosettaNet
14 1 (0.019%) Basel III
14 1 (0.019%) CRD IV
System Software
1 265 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 195 (3.69%) Active Directory
3 135 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
4 106 (2.01%) NFS
5 63 (1.19%) vSphere
6 51 (0.97%) Xen
7 40 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 40 (0.76%) Squid
8 38 (0.72%) VMware ESX
9 37 (0.70%) Hyper-V
10 31 (0.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 31 (0.59%) iptables
11 28 (0.53%) Varnish
12 26 (0.49%) Docker
13 22 (0.42%) KVM
14 20 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
15 19 (0.36%) Sendmail
16 18 (0.34%) Samba
17 15 (0.28%) Apache Flume
18 12 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 335 (6.35%) Puppet
2 223 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
3 153 (2.90%) Nagios
4 110 (2.08%) Data Guard
5 66 (1.25%) Ansible
6 50 (0.95%) Tivoli
6 50 (0.95%) NetBackup
7 45 (0.85%) Salt
8 44 (0.83%) ITRS Geneos
9 32 (0.61%) ZABBIX
9 32 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
10 27 (0.51%) Vagrant
11 23 (0.44%) SCCM
11 23 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
12 22 (0.42%) Red Hat Satellite
13 21 (0.40%) Graphite
13 21 (0.40%) Control-M
14 20 (0.38%) yum
15 17 (0.32%) Capistrano
15 17 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1592 (30.16%) Oracle
2 426 (8.07%) Red Hat
3 409 (7.75%) Microsoft
4 370 (7.01%) VMware
5 363 (6.88%) Sybase
6 261 (4.95%) Cisco
7 239 (4.53%) HP
8 215 (4.07%) IBM
9 163 (3.09%) Sun
10 114 (2.16%) Veritas
11 106 (2.01%) NetApp
12 97 (1.84%) Citrix
13 87 (1.65%) EMC
14 81 (1.53%) F5
15 77 (1.46%) Bloomberg
15 77 (1.46%) TIBCO
16 74 (1.40%) Juniper
17 69 (1.31%) Informatica
18 65 (1.23%) SAP
19 59 (1.12%) Reuters
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + significant on site allowance
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £61215 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonuses
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Good market rates with longer term salary + share options
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £DOE + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago