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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 34 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2743 3176 3770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.61% 7.52% 8.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.36% 26.41% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2286 2549 3214
Average salary £60,000 £59,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +12.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
11740 12025 12491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.29% 28.46% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10067 10072 10801
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -3 734 £60,000 +4.34% 111
Uxbridge +1 13 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Canary Wharf -6 12 £67,500 -32.50%
Surbiton +3 11 £37,500 +7.14%
Brentford - 8 £56,750 - 1
Hammersmith - 7 £36,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +1 6 £30,000 -14.28%
Docklands, London -14 6 £47,500 -36.66%
Hounslow -17 6 £45,750 +1.66%
Bromley +24 3 £60,000 +50.00%
Twickenham -3 3 - -
Edgware - 3 £46,750 -
Harrow +9 2 - -
Isleworth - 2 £62,500 - 1
Greenwich - 2 - -
Paddington - 1 £50,000 -
Barnet - 1 £26,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £65,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £62,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3413 (58.68%) Linux
2 2486 (42.74%) Finance
3 2375 (40.84%) SQL
4 1922 (33.05%) Java
5 1757 (30.21%) Oracle
6 1598 (27.48%) Windows
7 1206 (20.74%) Perl
8 1094 (18.81%) Banking
9 1085 (18.66%) C++
10 1018 (17.50%) Python
11 903 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
12 871 (14.98%) Degree
13 758 (13.03%) Shell Script
14 727 (12.50%) Solaris
15 666 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
16 664 (11.42%) MySQL
17 663 (11.40%) Front Office
18 629 (10.81%) SQL Server
19 604 (10.39%) JavaScript
20 570 (9.80%) XML
21 566 (9.73%) ITIL
22 555 (9.54%) OO
23 540 (9.28%) Multithreading
24 532 (9.15%) Investment Banking
25 504 (8.67%) Bash Shell
26 503 (8.65%) Tomcat
27 497 (8.55%) Spring
28 477 (8.20%) Web Services
29 465 (8.00%) Red Hat
30 460 (7.91%) Computer Science

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 503 (8.65%) Tomcat
2 423 (7.27%) Apache
3 264 (4.54%) WebLogic
4 212 (3.65%) JBoss
5 188 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 110 (1.89%) nginx
7 108 (1.86%) IIS
8 103 (1.77%) Oracle Service Bus
9 78 (1.34%) Node.js
10 69 (1.19%) GlassFish
11 65 (1.12%) Apache Solr
12 61 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 56 (0.96%) CMS
13 56 (0.96%) MS Exchange
14 51 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
14 51 (0.88%) Confluence
15 50 (0.86%) Drupal
15 50 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
16 49 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
17 47 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 283 (4.87%) MS Excel
2 105 (1.81%) MS Office
3 51 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 24 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (0.34%) MS Project
6 6 (0.10%) SPSS
7 4 (0.069%) CPLEX
7 4 (0.069%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.052%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.034%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.034%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.034%) InDesign
9 2 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.017%) Stata
10 1 (0.017%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.017%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 90 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
2 76 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 75 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
4 56 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
5 49 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
6 33 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
7 32 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
7 32 (0.55%) ION MarketView
8 30 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
9 29 (0.50%) RMDS
10 23 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
11 22 (0.38%) TIBCO iProcess
11 22 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
12 20 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
13 15 (0.26%) Magento
14 11 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 10 (0.17%) Fredhopper
16 9 (0.15%) Temenos T24
17 8 (0.14%) Kondor+
17 8 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 127 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (1.94%) SaaS
3 52 (0.89%) PaaS
4 40 (0.69%) GitHub
5 38 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 33 (0.57%) IaaS
7 24 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 14 (0.24%) Office 365
10 12 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
11 9 (0.15%) Heroku
12 8 (0.14%) Google App Engine
13 7 (0.12%) Joyent
14 3 (0.052%) Sumo Logic
14 3 (0.052%) Google Apps
14 3 (0.052%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.034%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.034%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 451 (7.75%) TCP/IP
2 356 (6.12%) Firewall
3 347 (5.97%) DNS
4 254 (4.37%) SAN
5 229 (3.94%) HTTP
6 214 (3.68%) Internet
7 141 (2.42%) LDAP
8 139 (2.39%) LAN
9 128 (2.20%) VPN
10 117 (2.01%) WAN
11 101 (1.74%) BGP
11 101 (1.74%) FTP
11 101 (1.74%) SSH
12 99 (1.70%) NAS
13 96 (1.65%) DHCP
14 93 (1.60%) Network Security
15 87 (1.50%) SSL
16 85 (1.46%) Multicast
17 68 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
18 63 (1.08%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 664 (11.42%) MySQL
2 629 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 447 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 414 (7.12%) Relational Database
5 277 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 222 (3.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 209 (3.59%) NoSQL
8 201 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
9 192 (3.30%) Big Data
10 171 (2.94%) DB2
11 157 (2.70%) MongoDB
12 119 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
13 106 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
14 101 (1.74%) Hadoop
15 92 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
16 69 (1.19%) Oracle Exadata
17 56 (0.96%) Oracle ODI
18 55 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
19 48 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
20 47 (0.81%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 337 (5.79%) Git (software)
2 265 (4.56%) Subversion
3 256 (4.40%) Maven
4 217 (3.73%) Jenkins
5 193 (3.32%) JIRA
6 142 (2.44%) Ant
7 139 (2.39%) Eclipse
8 138 (2.37%) JUnit
9 113 (1.94%) Hudson
10 104 (1.79%) Cucumber
11 90 (1.55%) Selenium
12 88 (1.51%) TeamCity
13 71 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
14 56 (0.96%) Mercurial
15 53 (0.91%) WebDriver
16 36 (0.62%) ClearCase
17 33 (0.57%) Calabash
18 28 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 28 (0.48%) JMeter
19 27 (0.46%) CruiseControl
General
1 2486 (42.74%) Finance
2 1094 (18.81%) Banking
3 663 (11.40%) Front Office
4 532 (9.15%) Investment Banking
5 231 (3.97%) Retail
6 223 (3.83%) Financial Institution
7 212 (3.65%) Telecoms
8 151 (2.60%) Marketing
9 138 (2.37%) Games
10 111 (1.91%) Back Office
11 66 (1.13%) Advertising
12 57 (0.98%) Law
13 56 (0.96%) Publishing
14 41 (0.70%) Billing
15 39 (0.67%) Legal
16 24 (0.41%) Manufacturing
17 23 (0.40%) Electronics
18 22 (0.38%) Multimedia
19 20 (0.34%) iGaming
20 17 (0.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1767 (30.38%) Developer
2 1004 (17.26%) Analyst
3 685 (11.78%) Support Analyst
4 584 (10.04%) Applications Support
5 580 (9.97%) Java Developer
6 576 (9.90%) C++ Developer
7 421 (7.24%) Administrator
8 310 (5.33%) Systems Administrator
9 300 (5.16%) Applications Support Analyst
10 254 (4.37%) Architect
11 233 (4.01%) Senior Developer
12 189 (3.25%) Linux Administrator
13 182 (3.13%) DBA
14 176 (3.03%) Consultant
15 165 (2.84%) Linux Engineer
16 149 (2.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 136 (2.34%) Software Engineer
18 133 (2.29%) Support Engineer
19 125 (2.15%) Junior
20 121 (2.08%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 570 (9.80%) XML
2 497 (8.55%) Spring
3 477 (8.20%) Web Services
4 454 (7.81%) HTML
5 406 (6.98%) FIX Protocol
6 315 (5.42%) J2EE
7 302 (5.19%) CSS
8 288 (4.95%) Middleware
9 283 (4.87%) STL
10 246 (4.23%) .NET
11 230 (3.95%) Hibernate
12 199 (3.42%) SOAP
13 173 (2.97%) jQuery
13 173 (2.97%) HTML5
14 171 (2.94%) JMS
15 163 (2.80%) Java EE
16 150 (2.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 128 (2.20%) RESTful
18 120 (2.06%) Ajax
19 119 (2.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 666 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
2 460 (7.91%) Computer Science
3 401 (6.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 375 (6.45%) Derivative
5 333 (5.73%) Equities
6 329 (5.66%) Fixed Income
7 221 (3.80%) Hedge funds
8 214 (3.68%) Open Source
9 171 (2.94%) Algorithms
10 162 (2.79%) Clustering
11 157 (2.70%) Data Structures
12 149 (2.56%) Management Information System
13 132 (2.27%) Mathematics
14 102 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
15 73 (1.26%) Equity Derivative
16 67 (1.15%) Mainframe
17 61 (1.05%) Mobile App
18 60 (1.03%) Client/Server
18 60 (1.03%) User Experience
19 59 (1.01%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 3413 (58.68%) Linux
2 1598 (27.48%) Windows
3 727 (12.50%) Solaris
4 395 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 238 (4.09%) AIX
6 96 (1.65%) CentOS
6 96 (1.65%) Ubuntu
7 91 (1.56%) Android
8 89 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 84 (1.44%) Debian
10 71 (1.22%) Windows XP
11 70 (1.20%) Mac OS X
12 63 (1.08%) Apple iOS
13 52 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
14 51 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
15 47 (0.81%) Windows 7
16 39 (0.67%) HPUX
17 25 (0.43%) SUSE
18 23 (0.40%) Windows NT
19 22 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 903 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
2 566 (9.73%) ITIL
3 555 (9.54%) OO
4 540 (9.28%) Multithreading
5 398 (6.84%) Software Engineering
6 364 (6.26%) Low Latency
7 338 (5.81%) Scrum
8 336 (5.78%) E-Commerce
9 318 (5.47%) TDD
10 311 (5.35%) Performance Tuning
11 300 (5.16%) DevOps
12 284 (4.88%) Project Management
13 273 (4.69%) Analytics
14 269 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
15 266 (4.57%) ETL
16 254 (4.37%) SOA
17 237 (4.07%) OOD
18 225 (3.87%) Configuration Management
19 202 (3.47%) Electronic Trading
20 190 (3.27%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2375 (40.84%) SQL
2 1922 (33.05%) Java
3 1206 (20.74%) Perl
4 1085 (18.66%) C++
5 1018 (17.50%) Python
6 758 (13.03%) Shell Script
7 604 (10.39%) JavaScript
8 504 (8.67%) Bash Shell
9 389 (6.69%) PHP
10 378 (6.50%) C#
11 341 (5.86%) C
12 330 (5.67%) PL/SQL
13 303 (5.21%) Ruby
14 110 (1.89%) Scala
15 101 (1.74%) VBA
16 88 (1.51%) Korn
17 59 (1.01%) T-SQL
17 59 (1.01%) PowerShell
18 58 (1.00%) AWK
19 55 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 871 (14.98%) Degree
2 127 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
3 100 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 98 (1.69%) CISSP
5 81 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
6 70 (1.20%) CCNA
7 66 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 62 (1.07%) SC Cleared
9 56 (0.96%) ISEB
10 51 (0.88%) CCNP
11 48 (0.83%) MCSE
12 38 (0.65%) CISA
13 37 (0.64%) CISM
14 33 (0.57%) RHCE
15 32 (0.55%) DV Cleared
16 30 (0.52%) MCITP
17 25 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 22 (0.38%) ISTQB
19 19 (0.33%) GIAC
19 19 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 436 (7.50%) QA
2 130 (2.24%) SLA
3 64 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 36 (0.62%) COBIT
5 34 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 34 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 26 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 15 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
8 14 (0.24%) JSP 440
9 12 (0.21%) Solvency II
9 12 (0.21%) EMIR
10 9 (0.15%) Basel II
11 8 (0.14%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.069%) BS7799
13 3 (0.052%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.034%) GCP
15 1 (0.017%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 306 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 170 (2.92%) Active Directory
3 136 (2.34%) Oracle RAC
4 99 (1.70%) NFS
5 93 (1.60%) vSphere
6 61 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
7 53 (0.91%) Varnish
8 52 (0.89%) Xen
9 44 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 44 (0.76%) Hyper-V
10 41 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
11 40 (0.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 36 (0.62%) Squid
13 35 (0.60%) VMware ESX
14 27 (0.46%) KVM
15 23 (0.40%) Firmware
16 19 (0.33%) Snort
16 19 (0.33%) XenApp
17 15 (0.26%) Samba
17 15 (0.26%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 373 (6.41%) Puppet
2 243 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
3 190 (3.27%) Nagios
4 96 (1.65%) Data Guard
5 93 (1.60%) NetBackup
6 84 (1.44%) Ansible
7 64 (1.10%) ITRS Geneos
8 43 (0.74%) Control-M
9 39 (0.67%) Tivoli
10 37 (0.64%) Salt
11 35 (0.60%) Graphite
12 34 (0.58%) logstash
12 34 (0.58%) ZABBIX
13 33 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 33 (0.57%) Opsview
14 28 (0.48%) Cacti
15 25 (0.43%) SCCM
16 23 (0.40%) yum
17 22 (0.38%) SCOM
18 20 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1757 (30.21%) Oracle
2 465 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 445 (7.65%) Microsoft
4 433 (7.44%) VMware
5 394 (6.77%) Sybase
6 274 (4.71%) Cisco
7 267 (4.59%) IBM
8 218 (3.75%) HP
9 162 (2.79%) Bloomberg
10 141 (2.42%) Sun
11 140 (2.41%) Veritas
12 125 (2.15%) NetApp
13 107 (1.84%) Informatica
14 103 (1.77%) Juniper
14 103 (1.77%) Citrix
15 102 (1.75%) Reuters
16 90 (1.55%) TIBCO
17 77 (1.32%) EMC
18 73 (1.26%) Business Objects
18 73 (1.26%) Fidessa
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Medical, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: £55,000 per annum + bonus + commission
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Up to £100k + Bonus & Benefits (Dep
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday