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 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 33 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2862 3183 3584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.48% 6.86% 8.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.78% 25.07% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2376 2718 2929
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £37,000
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
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
12034 12695 12225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.26% 27.36% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10430 10908 10445
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +1 750 £57,500 +4.54% 88
Ealing -5 26 £57,500 +6.48% 2
Docklands, London +14 21 £57,500 -6.12%
Kingston Upon Thames +3 7 £38,066 -4.83%
Canary Wharf -4 6 £100,000 +39.37%
Hounslow -5 6 £47,500 +9.19% 1
Croydon +6 5 £42,500 -21.65%
Harrow -6 4 £50,000 +17.64%
Chiswick - 4 £45,000 -
Uxbridge -3 3 £34,500 +33.98%
Wimbledon - 3 £51,000 -
Bromley - 3 £38,500 - 2
Feltham - 3 - -
Hammersmith - 2 £47,250 -
Mayfair - 2 £70,000 -
Pinner - 1 £50,000 -
Osterley - 1 - -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3205 (58.80%) Linux
2 2309 (42.36%) SQL
3 2245 (41.19%) Finance
4 1963 (36.01%) Java
5 1663 (30.51%) Oracle
6 1391 (25.52%) Windows
7 1141 (20.93%) Banking
8 1129 (20.71%) Python
9 1128 (20.69%) Perl
10 1025 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
11 940 (17.24%) C++
12 829 (15.21%) Degree
13 730 (13.39%) Front Office
14 709 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
15 684 (12.55%) JavaScript
16 644 (11.81%) Shell Script
17 614 (11.26%) SQL Server
18 589 (10.81%) XML
19 566 (10.38%) Computer Science
20 522 (9.58%) Multithreading
21 518 (9.50%) Investment Banking
22 501 (9.19%) Solaris
23 490 (8.99%) HTML
24 489 (8.97%) Derivative
25 488 (8.95%) Sybase
26 468 (8.59%) ITIL
27 466 (8.55%) OO
28 458 (8.40%) C#
28 458 (8.40%) Oracle Database
29 452 (8.29%) Relational Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 362 (6.64%) Apache
2 255 (4.68%) Tomcat
3 252 (4.62%) WebLogic
4 237 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 155 (2.84%) JBoss
6 118 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
7 91 (1.67%) Node.js
8 78 (1.43%) IIS
9 77 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 70 (1.28%) nginx
11 69 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
12 67 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
13 65 (1.19%) Confluence
14 55 (1.01%) SharePoint
15 51 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
16 49 (0.90%) MS Exchange
17 46 (0.84%) OpenStack
18 43 (0.79%) Apache Solr
19 39 (0.72%) CMS
20 32 (0.59%) MQSeries
Applications
1 259 (4.75%) MS Excel
2 109 (2.00%) MS Office
3 39 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 38 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 34 (0.62%) Photoshop
6 25 (0.46%) MS Project
7 11 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.13%) InDesign
8 7 (0.13%) CPLEX
9 6 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.092%) Maya
10 5 (0.092%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.092%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.055%) HipChat
12 2 (0.037%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.037%) SPSS
13 1 (0.018%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.018%) InCopy
13 1 (0.018%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 64 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
2 60 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
3 51 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
4 47 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
5 39 (0.72%) ION MarketView
6 29 (0.53%) RMDS
7 24 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
8 20 (0.37%) thinkFolio
9 16 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
10 15 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
10 15 (0.28%) Markit EDM
11 12 (0.22%) MetaTrader
12 10 (0.18%) Magento
12 10 (0.18%) Endur
12 10 (0.18%) Sentinel
13 8 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 8 (0.15%) LatentZero
14 7 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
14 7 (0.13%) HFM
14 7 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 249 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (1.36%) SaaS
3 72 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (0.70%) PaaS
6 35 (0.64%) IaaS
7 30 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
8 24 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 23 (0.42%) GitHub
10 13 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 12 (0.22%) Amazon S3
12 9 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (0.13%) Mimecast
13 7 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
14 6 (0.11%) CloudFront
14 6 (0.11%) Office 365
15 5 (0.092%) Heroku
15 5 (0.092%) Datadog
15 5 (0.092%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 398 (7.30%) TCP/IP
2 265 (4.86%) Firewall
3 234 (4.29%) Internet
4 206 (3.78%) SAN
5 204 (3.74%) DNS
6 194 (3.56%) HTTP
7 129 (2.37%) WAN
8 118 (2.16%) LDAP
9 116 (2.13%) LAN
10 103 (1.89%) Network Security
11 89 (1.63%) VPN
12 84 (1.54%) BGP
13 75 (1.38%) NAS
14 68 (1.25%) SSL
15 57 (1.05%) DHCP
16 55 (1.01%) SSH
16 55 (1.01%) VLAN
16 55 (1.01%) Multicast
17 53 (0.97%) OSPF
18 45 (0.83%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 614 (11.26%) SQL Server
2 458 (8.40%) Oracle Database
3 452 (8.29%) Relational Database
4 416 (7.63%) MySQL
5 228 (4.18%) RDBMS
6 226 (4.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 216 (3.96%) Big Data
8 188 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 180 (3.30%) MongoDB
10 177 (3.25%) DB2
11 153 (2.81%) NoSQL
12 148 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
13 136 (2.49%) Hadoop
14 103 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 94 (1.72%) Oracle Exadata
16 88 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
17 75 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
18 73 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 69 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
20 63 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 342 (6.27%) Git (software)
2 262 (4.81%) Subversion
3 255 (4.68%) Jenkins
4 216 (3.96%) JIRA
5 215 (3.94%) Maven
6 118 (2.16%) Ant
7 108 (1.98%) Selenium
8 87 (1.60%) Cucumber
9 80 (1.47%) Eclipse
10 76 (1.39%) JUnit
11 74 (1.36%) TeamCity
12 62 (1.14%) Hudson
13 55 (1.01%) WebDriver
14 53 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
15 51 (0.94%) Visual Studio
16 46 (0.84%) FitNesse
16 46 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 39 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
18 35 (0.64%) HP UFT
18 35 (0.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 2245 (41.19%) Finance
2 1141 (20.93%) Banking
3 730 (13.39%) Front Office
4 518 (9.50%) Investment Banking
5 299 (5.49%) Telecoms
6 297 (5.45%) Retail
7 217 (3.98%) Back Office
8 179 (3.28%) Financial Institution
9 102 (1.87%) Games
10 85 (1.56%) Marketing
11 83 (1.52%) Legal
12 55 (1.01%) Advertising
13 52 (0.95%) Billing
14 33 (0.61%) Retail Banking
14 33 (0.61%) International Banking
15 29 (0.53%) Online Betting
15 29 (0.53%) Law
16 28 (0.51%) Electronics
17 21 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 20 (0.37%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1802 (33.06%) Developer
2 918 (16.84%) Analyst
3 759 (13.92%) Applications Support
4 628 (11.52%) Support Analyst
5 557 (10.22%) Java Developer
6 414 (7.59%) C++ Developer
7 395 (7.25%) Applications Support Analyst
8 309 (5.67%) Senior Developer
9 278 (5.10%) Administrator
10 252 (4.62%) Consultant
11 181 (3.32%) Systems Administrator
12 175 (3.21%) DBA
13 159 (2.92%) Architect
14 152 (2.79%) DevOps Engineer
15 135 (2.48%) Support Engineer
16 124 (2.27%) Linux Administrator
17 121 (2.22%) Software Engineer
18 120 (2.20%) Oracle DBA
18 120 (2.20%) Senior Java Developer
19 115 (2.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 589 (10.81%) XML
2 490 (8.99%) HTML
3 452 (8.29%) Web Services
4 436 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
5 425 (7.80%) Spring
6 361 (6.62%) .NET
7 304 (5.58%) Middleware
8 279 (5.12%) CSS
9 249 (4.57%) J2EE
10 223 (4.09%) STL
11 221 (4.05%) Hibernate
12 180 (3.30%) REST
13 177 (3.25%) jQuery
14 173 (3.17%) HTML5
15 162 (2.97%) JSON
16 154 (2.83%) SOAP
17 138 (2.53%) JMS
18 124 (2.27%) AngularJS
19 112 (2.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 107 (1.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 709 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 566 (10.38%) Computer Science
3 489 (8.97%) Derivative
4 427 (7.83%) Equities
5 401 (7.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 321 (5.89%) Fixed Income
7 249 (4.57%) Hedge funds
8 225 (4.13%) Algorithms
9 222 (4.07%) Data Centre
10 204 (3.74%) Data Structures
11 168 (3.08%) Equity Derivative
12 162 (2.97%) Management Information System
13 154 (2.83%) Mathematics
14 93 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
15 92 (1.69%) Clustering
16 85 (1.56%) Replication
17 66 (1.21%) Statistics
17 66 (1.21%) Mobile App
18 65 (1.19%) Visualisation
19 62 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3205 (58.80%) Linux
2 1391 (25.52%) Windows
3 501 (9.19%) Solaris
4 279 (5.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 147 (2.70%) AIX
6 99 (1.82%) Ubuntu
7 90 (1.65%) CentOS
8 82 (1.50%) Apple iOS
9 76 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 65 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 62 (1.14%) Android
12 57 (1.05%) Debian
13 47 (0.86%) Windows 7
14 39 (0.72%) HPUX
14 39 (0.72%) Mac OS X
15 36 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
16 31 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (0.46%) SUSE
18 23 (0.42%) Windows XP
19 18 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1025 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
2 522 (9.58%) Multithreading
3 468 (8.59%) ITIL
4 466 (8.55%) OO
5 424 (7.78%) Software Engineering
6 389 (7.14%) TDD
7 368 (6.75%) Low Latency
8 344 (6.31%) DevOps
9 323 (5.93%) Scrum
10 319 (5.85%) SDLC
11 316 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
12 283 (5.19%) Electronic Trading
12 283 (5.19%) SOA
13 258 (4.73%) Analytics
14 248 (4.55%) Configuration Management
15 246 (4.51%) ETL
16 244 (4.48%) E-Commerce
17 225 (4.13%) Project Management
18 218 (4.00%) OOD
19 214 (3.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2309 (42.36%) SQL
2 1963 (36.01%) Java
3 1129 (20.71%) Python
4 1128 (20.69%) Perl
5 940 (17.24%) C++
6 684 (12.55%) JavaScript
7 644 (11.81%) Shell Script
8 458 (8.40%) C#
9 429 (7.87%) Bash Shell
10 383 (7.03%) PL/SQL
11 345 (6.33%) C
12 288 (5.28%) PHP
13 264 (4.84%) Ruby
14 133 (2.44%) Scala
15 124 (2.27%) Korn
16 103 (1.89%) PowerShell
17 80 (1.47%) T-SQL
18 79 (1.45%) VBA
19 68 (1.25%) Groovy
20 61 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 829 (15.21%) Degree
2 185 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 99 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (1.47%) DV Cleared
5 73 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 72 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 69 (1.27%) CISSP
8 67 (1.23%) CCNA
9 56 (1.03%) CCNP
10 50 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
11 44 (0.81%) CISM
12 41 (0.75%) MCP
13 31 (0.57%) PhD
14 30 (0.55%) HND
15 27 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
16 21 (0.39%) OCP
16 21 (0.39%) ISEB
16 21 (0.39%) CISA
17 20 (0.37%) MCSE
18 18 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 321 (5.89%) QA
2 97 (1.78%) SLA
3 58 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 56 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 37 (0.68%) COBIT
6 22 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
9 9 (0.17%) EMIR
9 9 (0.17%) MiFID
10 7 (0.13%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.055%) Basel II
11 3 (0.055%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.037%) BS7799
12 2 (0.037%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.018%) RosettaNet
13 1 (0.018%) CRD IV
System Software
1 248 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 169 (3.10%) Active Directory
3 134 (2.46%) Oracle RAC
4 54 (0.99%) Docker
5 52 (0.95%) NFS
6 48 (0.88%) iptables
7 45 (0.83%) Xen
8 37 (0.68%) VMware ESX
9 27 (0.50%) Samba
9 27 (0.50%) vSphere
10 26 (0.48%) Hyper-V
11 23 (0.42%) KVM
12 20 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 16 (0.29%) VirtualBox
14 12 (0.22%) HDFS
15 10 (0.18%) Varnish
15 10 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
15 10 (0.18%) Sendmail
15 10 (0.18%) XenServer
15 10 (0.18%) Squid
Systems Management
1 334 (6.13%) Puppet
2 202 (3.71%) Opscode Chef
3 141 (2.59%) Nagios
4 117 (2.15%) Data Guard
5 106 (1.94%) Ansible
6 82 (1.50%) ITRS Geneos
7 61 (1.12%) Tivoli
8 51 (0.94%) ZABBIX
9 47 (0.86%) Vagrant
9 47 (0.86%) Salt
10 40 (0.73%) Control-M
11 32 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
12 29 (0.53%) NetBackup
12 29 (0.53%) Capistrano
13 28 (0.51%) WMI
14 23 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
14 23 (0.42%) Hyperic
15 21 (0.39%) Oracle ZFS
16 17 (0.31%) CFEngine
16 17 (0.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1663 (30.51%) Oracle
2 488 (8.95%) Sybase
3 425 (7.80%) Microsoft
4 383 (7.03%) Red Hat
5 332 (6.09%) VMware
6 253 (4.64%) IBM
7 214 (3.93%) Cisco
8 179 (3.28%) HP
9 153 (2.81%) Sun
10 98 (1.80%) Informatica
11 88 (1.61%) NetApp
12 86 (1.58%) F5
13 84 (1.54%) TIBCO
14 83 (1.52%) Reuters
15 82 (1.50%) Citrix
16 80 (1.47%) Bloomberg
17 76 (1.39%) Juniper
18 66 (1.21%) EMC
19 61 (1.12%) SAP
19 61 (1.12%) Veritas
London
abrs Limited
Salary: package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Banking Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Technology People UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bouns + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago