The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 55 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 2025 2832 3275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.15% 6.38% 6.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.32% 23.63% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1675 2327 2759
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,596 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +8.98%
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
9966 11983 13279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.33% 27.00% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8742 10306 11431
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in London

Unix
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 372 £65,000 +13.04% 77
Canary Wharf +14 27 £100,000 +81.81%
Croydon +6 13 £51,250 +16.47% 1
Ealing +16 10 £67,500 +17.39%
Uxbridge -1 6 £65,000 +73.33% 2
Wimbledon - 6 - -
Hounslow +8 4 £46,250 -13.95%
Feltham - 4 £47,500 -
Chiswick +5 3 £52,500 +16.66%
Harrow - 3 £32,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 2 £37,500 -1.48% 2
Surbiton - 2 £67,500 -
Mayfair +2 1 £110,000 +175.00%
Bromley - 1 - -
Northwood - 1 £50,000 -
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 London region with a requirement for Unix.

1 2552 (57.95%) Linux
2 1812 (41.14%) Finance
3 1793 (40.71%) SQL
4 1537 (34.90%) Java
5 1371 (31.13%) Windows
6 1213 (27.54%) Oracle
7 1080 (24.52%) Python
8 1069 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
9 786 (17.85%) Degree
10 782 (17.76%) C++
11 701 (15.92%) Banking
12 675 (15.33%) Perl
13 568 (12.90%) JavaScript
14 536 (12.17%) DevOps
15 529 (12.01%) Puppet
16 520 (11.81%) Microsoft
17 512 (11.63%) ITIL
18 510 (11.58%) Computer Science
19 502 (11.40%) SQL Server
20 501 (11.38%) Shell Script
21 499 (11.33%) Software Engineering
22 479 (10.88%) HTML
23 448 (10.17%) MySQL
24 442 (10.04%) Bash Shell
25 425 (9.65%) XML
26 413 (9.38%) VMware
27 401 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
28 399 (9.06%) Jenkins
29 395 (8.97%) Git (software)
30 389 (8.83%) Red Hat

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 345 (7.83%) Apache
2 275 (6.24%) Tomcat
3 234 (5.31%) WebLogic
4 194 (4.41%) WebSphere
5 168 (3.81%) JBoss
6 139 (3.16%) IIS
7 91 (2.07%) SharePoint
8 77 (1.75%) MS Exchange
8 77 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 64 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
9 64 (1.45%) nginx
10 58 (1.32%) Apache Spark
11 56 (1.27%) OpenStack
12 54 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
13 52 (1.18%) Confluence
14 45 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 41 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
16 27 (0.61%) Skype for Business
17 26 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
17 26 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 224 (5.09%) MS Excel
2 125 (2.84%) MS Office
3 52 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 24 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 16 (0.36%) Gliffy
6 16 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
7 14 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.20%) FrameMaker
9 7 (0.16%) MS Project
10 5 (0.11%) HipChat
11 2 (0.045%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.045%) SPSS
12 1 (0.023%) Stata
Business Applications
1 42 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
2 33 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 30 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
5 17 (0.39%) CSG Singleview
5 17 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
6 16 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
7 15 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
7 15 (0.34%) Salerio
8 14 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
8 14 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
9 12 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
9 12 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
9 12 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 12 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
10 10 (0.23%) RMDS
11 9 (0.20%) MetaTrader
12 8 (0.18%) HFM
12 8 (0.18%) Infor M3
12 8 (0.18%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 388 (8.81%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 117 (2.66%) SaaS
4 98 (2.23%) GitHub
5 82 (1.86%) PaaS
6 77 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
7 46 (1.04%) IaaS
8 45 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
9 32 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
9 32 (0.73%) OpenShift
10 29 (0.66%) Office 365
11 15 (0.34%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
12 10 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
14 7 (0.16%) SoftLayer
15 6 (0.14%) Route 53
16 5 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
16 5 (0.11%) iTunes
17 4 (0.091%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 370 (8.40%) Firewall
2 295 (6.70%) DNS
3 289 (6.56%) TCP/IP
4 248 (5.63%) HTTP
5 188 (4.27%) SAN
6 163 (3.70%) Internet
7 153 (3.47%) LDAP
8 121 (2.75%) Network Security
9 118 (2.68%) VPN
10 111 (2.52%) SSL
11 103 (2.34%) LAN
12 102 (2.32%) WAN
13 98 (2.23%) NAS
14 67 (1.52%) DHCP
15 65 (1.48%) FTP
16 64 (1.45%) MPLS
17 53 (1.20%) Multicast
18 51 (1.16%) SMTP
19 49 (1.11%) Kerberos
20 48 (1.09%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 502 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 448 (10.17%) MySQL
3 303 (6.88%) Relational Database
4 221 (5.02%) Oracle Database
5 187 (4.25%) NoSQL
6 181 (4.11%) MongoDB
7 180 (4.09%) Big Data
8 153 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
9 146 (3.32%) Hadoop
10 145 (3.29%) RDBMS
11 133 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
12 90 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 87 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
14 84 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
15 77 (1.75%) DB2
15 77 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
16 73 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
17 64 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
18 63 (1.43%) KDB
19 62 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 399 (9.06%) Jenkins
2 395 (8.97%) Git (software)
3 206 (4.68%) JIRA
4 169 (3.84%) Subversion
5 166 (3.77%) Selenium
6 148 (3.36%) Maven
7 111 (2.52%) Cucumber
8 108 (2.45%) JUnit
9 81 (1.84%) Ant
10 49 (1.11%) Eclipse
11 47 (1.07%) TeamCity
12 46 (1.04%) HP UFT
12 46 (1.04%) Jasmine
13 45 (1.02%) LoadRunner
14 44 (1.00%) RSpec
15 38 (0.86%) Hudson
16 34 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 34 (0.77%) Vagrant
17 29 (0.66%) SilkTest
18 28 (0.64%) Mockito
General
1 1812 (41.14%) Finance
2 701 (15.92%) Banking
3 375 (8.51%) Front Office
4 286 (6.49%) Investment Banking
5 144 (3.27%) Telecoms
6 139 (3.16%) Financial Institution
7 138 (3.13%) Retail
8 131 (2.97%) Back Office
9 117 (2.66%) Games
9 117 (2.66%) Marketing
10 100 (2.27%) Advertising
11 49 (1.11%) Publishing
12 46 (1.04%) Billing
13 45 (1.02%) Legal
14 32 (0.73%) Law
15 23 (0.52%) Manufacturing
16 21 (0.48%) French Language
16 21 (0.48%) International Banking
17 19 (0.43%) German Language
17 19 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1302 (29.56%) Developer
2 694 (15.76%) Analyst
3 381 (8.65%) Support Analyst
4 353 (8.02%) Java Developer
5 351 (7.97%) C++ Developer
6 348 (7.90%) Applications Support
7 267 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
8 248 (5.63%) Administrator
9 231 (5.25%) Linux Engineer
10 225 (5.11%) Senior Developer
11 217 (4.93%) Applications Support Analyst
12 171 (3.88%) Consultant
13 163 (3.70%) Unix Engineer
14 139 (3.16%) Support Engineer
14 139 (3.16%) Unix Developer
15 138 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
16 137 (3.11%) Software Engineer
17 136 (3.09%) Architect
18 128 (2.91%) Linux Administrator
19 123 (2.79%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 479 (10.88%) HTML
2 425 (9.65%) XML
3 343 (7.79%) Web Services
4 333 (7.56%) .NET
5 324 (7.36%) CSS
6 279 (6.34%) FIX Protocol
7 229 (5.20%) Middleware
8 213 (4.84%) Spring
9 210 (4.77%) J2EE
10 184 (4.18%) HTML5
11 182 (4.13%) SOAP
12 165 (3.75%) AngularJS
13 147 (3.34%) REST
14 144 (3.27%) jQuery
15 141 (3.20%) JMS
16 139 (3.16%) LAMP
17 121 (2.75%) JSON
18 117 (2.66%) STL
19 103 (2.34%) ASP.NET
20 100 (2.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 510 (11.58%) Computer Science
2 401 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
3 308 (6.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 287 (6.52%) Derivative
5 253 (5.74%) Hedge funds
6 240 (5.45%) Fixed Income
7 232 (5.27%) Equities
8 203 (4.61%) Data Centre
9 176 (4.00%) Management Information System
10 147 (3.34%) Algorithms
11 132 (3.00%) Fintech
12 130 (2.95%) Mathematics
13 113 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
14 108 (2.45%) Data Structures
15 101 (2.29%) Visualisation
16 73 (1.66%) User Experience
17 65 (1.48%) Replication
18 63 (1.43%) Clustering
19 54 (1.23%) Statistics
20 50 (1.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2552 (57.95%) Linux
2 1371 (31.13%) Windows
3 309 (7.02%) Windows Server
4 269 (6.11%) Solaris
5 265 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 152 (3.45%) AIX
7 130 (2.95%) CentOS
8 118 (2.68%) SUSE
9 103 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 98 (2.23%) Android
11 95 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 78 (1.77%) Apple iOS
13 62 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
14 59 (1.34%) Ubuntu
15 57 (1.29%) Debian
16 48 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
17 41 (0.93%) Windows 7
18 34 (0.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 27 (0.61%) Mac OS X
20 25 (0.57%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1069 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
2 536 (12.17%) DevOps
3 512 (11.63%) ITIL
4 499 (11.33%) Software Engineering
5 348 (7.90%) TDD
6 346 (7.86%) OO
7 324 (7.36%) Open Source
8 312 (7.08%) Multithreading
9 311 (7.06%) Configuration Management
10 309 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
11 308 (6.99%) Scrum
12 286 (6.49%) SOA
13 262 (5.95%) Low Latency
14 228 (5.18%) SDLC
15 223 (5.06%) High Availability
16 215 (4.88%) Project Management
17 209 (4.75%) Analytics
18 208 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
19 202 (4.59%) BDD
20 196 (4.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1793 (40.71%) SQL
2 1537 (34.90%) Java
3 1080 (24.52%) Python
4 782 (17.76%) C++
5 675 (15.33%) Perl
6 568 (12.90%) JavaScript
7 501 (11.38%) Shell Script
8 442 (10.04%) Bash Shell
9 378 (8.58%) Ruby
10 343 (7.79%) C
11 312 (7.08%) PHP
12 298 (6.77%) PL/SQL
13 272 (6.18%) C#
14 168 (3.81%) PowerShell
15 138 (3.13%) Scala
16 89 (2.02%) VB
17 85 (1.93%) Groovy
18 80 (1.82%) Korn
19 68 (1.54%) T-SQL
20 64 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 786 (17.85%) Degree
2 105 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 101 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 91 (2.07%) CISSP
5 65 (1.48%) CCNA
6 63 (1.43%) CCNP
6 63 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 55 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 53 (1.20%) CISM
8 53 (1.20%) ISEB
9 46 (1.04%) MCSE
10 45 (1.02%) ISTQB
11 41 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 34 (0.77%) CEH
13 31 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 29 (0.66%) CISA
15 28 (0.64%) CCIE
15 28 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
16 25 (0.57%) MCSA
17 24 (0.54%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 382 (8.67%) QA
2 127 (2.88%) SLA
3 49 (1.11%) COBIT
3 49 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 48 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.39%) HL7
6 13 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.18%) SAS 70
7 8 (0.18%) SDET
8 7 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.16%) MiFID
9 6 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
9 6 (0.14%) SEPA
9 6 (0.14%) SSAE 16
10 5 (0.11%) DICOM
10 5 (0.11%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.091%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 2 (0.045%) EMIR
System Software
1 304 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 246 (5.59%) Active Directory
3 159 (3.61%) Docker
4 106 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
5 83 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
6 78 (1.77%) vSphere
7 56 (1.27%) Hyper-V
8 55 (1.25%) NFS
9 52 (1.18%) Xen
10 46 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
11 39 (0.89%) KVM
12 38 (0.86%) XenServer
13 36 (0.82%) Squid
14 32 (0.73%) vCloud
15 28 (0.64%) VMware ESX
16 26 (0.59%) iptables
17 25 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
18 24 (0.54%) Firmware
19 23 (0.52%) Postfix
20 22 (0.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 529 (12.01%) Puppet
2 288 (6.54%) Opscode Chef
3 205 (4.65%) Ansible
4 193 (4.38%) Nagios
5 113 (2.57%) Control-M
6 66 (1.50%) SCOM
7 56 (1.27%) Salt
8 50 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
9 49 (1.11%) logstash
10 42 (0.95%) Terraform
11 40 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
12 36 (0.82%) Data Guard
13 34 (0.77%) Cobbler
14 33 (0.75%) SCCM
15 31 (0.70%) BladeLogic
15 31 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
15 31 (0.70%) Tivoli
16 30 (0.68%) Nessus
16 30 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 26 (0.59%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1213 (27.54%) Oracle
2 520 (11.81%) Microsoft
3 413 (9.38%) VMware
4 389 (8.83%) Red Hat
5 219 (4.97%) Cisco
6 217 (4.93%) Sybase
7 208 (4.72%) IBM
8 140 (3.18%) HP
9 109 (2.48%) Citrix
9 109 (2.48%) Splunk
10 95 (2.16%) Sun
11 77 (1.75%) EMC
12 75 (1.70%) F5
13 71 (1.61%) Google
13 71 (1.61%) Murex
14 67 (1.52%) SAP
15 63 (1.43%) Juniper
16 62 (1.41%) Informatica
17 54 (1.23%) ATG
18 53 (1.20%) NetApp
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70k + Brilliant benefits and Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70 - £90 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k benefits & bonuses
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £48000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits DOE
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Flexible hours, Bonus + more!
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday