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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 37 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2631 3220 3503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.27% 7.41% 7.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.16% 26.48% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2160 2647 2895
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £80,000
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
11871 12158 12077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.28% 27.96% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10088 10169 10317
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -5 716 £60,000 +4.34% 121
Canary Wharf -11 15 £67,500 -25.00%
Uxbridge +6 11 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +6 10 £37,500 -14.28% 1
Brentford - 9 £70,000 - 3
Docklands, London -13 8 £37,500 -55.88%
Hounslow -12 6 £45,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 6 £36,000 -
Bromley +10 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Harrow +3 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Surbiton -2 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Isleworth - 3 £55,000 -
Edgware - 3 £46,750 -
Twickenham -1 2 - -
Croydon +3 1 £60,000 +44.57% 2
Chiswick - 1 £62,500 - 1
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Paddington - 1 £50,000 -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 3359 (59.16%) Linux
2 2503 (44.08%) Finance
3 2250 (39.63%) SQL
4 1868 (32.90%) Java
5 1719 (30.27%) Oracle
6 1555 (27.39%) Windows
7 1175 (20.69%) Perl
8 1094 (19.27%) Banking
9 1070 (18.84%) C++
10 1041 (18.33%) Python
11 875 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
12 870 (15.32%) Degree
13 729 (12.84%) Solaris
14 728 (12.82%) Shell Script
15 660 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
16 631 (11.11%) MySQL
17 579 (10.20%) SQL Server
18 570 (10.04%) Front Office
18 570 (10.04%) JavaScript
19 542 (9.55%) Multithreading
20 539 (9.49%) XML
21 535 (9.42%) ITIL
22 533 (9.39%) Investment Banking
23 517 (9.11%) OO
24 493 (8.68%) Spring
25 486 (8.56%) Bash Shell
26 482 (8.49%) Computer Science
27 473 (8.33%) Tomcat
28 471 (8.30%) Red Hat
29 449 (7.91%) Web Services

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 473 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 416 (7.33%) Apache
3 235 (4.14%) WebLogic
4 217 (3.82%) JBoss
5 201 (3.54%) WebSphere
6 108 (1.90%) nginx
7 103 (1.81%) IIS
8 97 (1.71%) Oracle Service Bus
9 78 (1.37%) GlassFish
10 74 (1.30%) Node.js
11 70 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
12 64 (1.13%) Apache Solr
13 58 (1.02%) MS Exchange
13 58 (1.02%) CMS
14 57 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 54 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
16 52 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
17 48 (0.85%) MQSeries
18 47 (0.83%) Drupal
19 46 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 251 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 97 (1.71%) MS Office
3 46 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.35%) MS Project
4 20 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.12%) CPLEX
6 6 (0.11%) SPSS
7 5 (0.088%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.035%) InDesign
8 2 (0.035%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.018%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.018%) Mingle
9 1 (0.018%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.018%) Stata
Business Applications
1 73 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
2 62 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
2 62 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 50 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
4 49 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
5 42 (0.74%) ION MarketView
6 32 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
7 31 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
8 28 (0.49%) RMDS
9 27 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
10 26 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
10 26 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
11 19 (0.33%) TIBCO iProcess
12 18 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
13 12 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
13 12 (0.21%) Magento
14 10 (0.18%) Fredhopper
14 10 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
14 10 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 8 (0.14%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 120 (2.11%) SaaS
2 118 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (1.25%) PaaS
4 42 (0.74%) IaaS
5 41 (0.72%) GitHub
6 36 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
7 29 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 28 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (0.26%) Office 365
11 13 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
12 12 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (0.18%) Heroku
14 9 (0.16%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.088%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (0.070%) Joyent
17 3 (0.053%) Sumo Logic
17 3 (0.053%) Amazon SQS
18 2 (0.035%) IBM SmartCloud
18 2 (0.035%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 435 (7.66%) TCP/IP
2 339 (5.97%) DNS
3 321 (5.65%) Firewall
4 265 (4.67%) SAN
5 244 (4.30%) HTTP
6 241 (4.24%) Internet
7 147 (2.59%) LAN
8 127 (2.24%) LDAP
9 124 (2.18%) WAN
10 119 (2.10%) VPN
11 107 (1.88%) SSH
12 104 (1.83%) NAS
12 104 (1.83%) BGP
13 101 (1.78%) FTP
14 91 (1.60%) DHCP
14 91 (1.60%) Network Security
15 81 (1.43%) SSL
16 67 (1.18%) OSPF
16 67 (1.18%) Multicast
17 58 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 631 (11.11%) MySQL
2 579 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 426 (7.50%) Oracle Database
4 422 (7.43%) Relational Database
5 273 (4.81%) RDBMS
6 218 (3.84%) Big Data
7 208 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 201 (3.54%) NoSQL
9 198 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
10 171 (3.01%) DB2
11 140 (2.47%) MongoDB
12 120 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
13 113 (1.99%) Hadoop
14 98 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
15 72 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
16 63 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
17 62 (1.09%) Oracle Exadata
18 56 (0.99%) Oracle ODI
19 46 (0.81%) OLTP
20 44 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 359 (6.32%) Git (software)
2 255 (4.49%) Subversion
3 247 (4.35%) Maven
4 216 (3.80%) Jenkins
5 180 (3.17%) JIRA
6 137 (2.41%) Ant
7 133 (2.34%) Eclipse
8 118 (2.08%) JUnit
9 114 (2.01%) Hudson
10 92 (1.62%) TeamCity
11 85 (1.50%) Cucumber
12 75 (1.32%) Selenium
13 73 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
14 60 (1.06%) Mercurial
15 49 (0.86%) WebDriver
16 36 (0.63%) ClearCase
17 31 (0.55%) Calabash
18 29 (0.51%) CruiseControl
19 28 (0.49%) Visual Studio
20 27 (0.48%) JMeter
General
1 2503 (44.08%) Finance
2 1094 (19.27%) Banking
3 570 (10.04%) Front Office
4 533 (9.39%) Investment Banking
5 261 (4.60%) Retail
6 214 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 213 (3.75%) Financial Institution
8 154 (2.71%) Games
9 132 (2.32%) Marketing
10 116 (2.04%) Back Office
11 69 (1.22%) Advertising
12 59 (1.04%) Law
13 48 (0.85%) Publishing
14 38 (0.67%) Legal
15 37 (0.65%) Billing
16 27 (0.48%) Manufacturing
17 22 (0.39%) Electronics
17 22 (0.39%) Multimedia
18 20 (0.35%) iGaming
19 18 (0.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1651 (29.08%) Developer
2 941 (16.57%) Analyst
3 644 (11.34%) Support Analyst
4 576 (10.14%) Applications Support
5 549 (9.67%) C++ Developer
6 538 (9.48%) Java Developer
7 395 (6.96%) Administrator
8 302 (5.32%) Applications Support Analyst
9 293 (5.16%) Systems Administrator
10 256 (4.51%) Architect
11 234 (4.12%) Senior Developer
12 200 (3.52%) Consultant
13 179 (3.15%) DBA
14 171 (3.01%) Linux Administrator
15 155 (2.73%) Linux Engineer
16 154 (2.71%) Support Engineer
17 148 (2.61%) Software Engineer
18 139 (2.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 121 (2.13%) DevOps Engineer
20 119 (2.10%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 539 (9.49%) XML
2 493 (8.68%) Spring
3 449 (7.91%) Web Services
4 435 (7.66%) HTML
5 377 (6.64%) FIX Protocol
6 300 (5.28%) J2EE
7 296 (5.21%) CSS
8 279 (4.91%) Middleware
9 262 (4.61%) STL
10 245 (4.31%) .NET
11 229 (4.03%) Hibernate
12 187 (3.29%) SOAP
13 171 (3.01%) HTML5
14 169 (2.98%) JMS
15 148 (2.61%) Java EE
16 144 (2.54%) jQuery
17 134 (2.36%) RESTful
18 124 (2.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 110 (1.94%) ActiveMQ
19 110 (1.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 660 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
2 482 (8.49%) Computer Science
3 391 (6.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 348 (6.13%) Derivative
5 333 (5.86%) Equities
6 323 (5.69%) Fixed Income
7 214 (3.77%) Hedge funds
8 194 (3.42%) Open Source
9 176 (3.10%) Algorithms
10 169 (2.98%) Data Structures
11 162 (2.85%) Clustering
12 143 (2.52%) Management Information System
13 115 (2.03%) Mathematics
14 100 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
15 76 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
16 73 (1.29%) Mainframe
17 62 (1.09%) Grid Computing
17 62 (1.09%) PKI
18 58 (1.02%) Client/Server
18 58 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3359 (59.16%) Linux
2 1555 (27.39%) Windows
3 729 (12.84%) Solaris
4 385 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 201 (3.54%) AIX
6 89 (1.57%) Android
7 87 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 87 (1.53%) Ubuntu
8 85 (1.50%) CentOS
9 76 (1.34%) Debian
10 75 (1.32%) Windows XP
11 73 (1.29%) Mac OS X
12 63 (1.11%) Apple iOS
13 48 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 47 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
15 40 (0.70%) Windows 7
16 36 (0.63%) HPUX
17 29 (0.51%) SUSE
18 24 (0.42%) zOS
19 23 (0.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 875 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
2 542 (9.55%) Multithreading
3 535 (9.42%) ITIL
4 517 (9.11%) OO
5 394 (6.94%) Software Engineering
6 354 (6.23%) Low Latency
7 339 (5.97%) E-Commerce
8 334 (5.88%) Scrum
9 332 (5.85%) DevOps
10 330 (5.81%) TDD
11 306 (5.39%) Performance Tuning
12 287 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
13 270 (4.76%) Analytics
14 258 (4.54%) ETL
15 241 (4.24%) Project Management
16 240 (4.23%) SOA
17 230 (4.05%) Configuration Management
18 225 (3.96%) OOD
19 200 (3.52%) Electronic Trading
20 178 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2250 (39.63%) SQL
2 1868 (32.90%) Java
3 1175 (20.69%) Perl
4 1070 (18.84%) C++
5 1041 (18.33%) Python
6 728 (12.82%) Shell Script
7 570 (10.04%) JavaScript
8 486 (8.56%) Bash Shell
9 378 (6.66%) PHP
10 357 (6.29%) C#
11 344 (6.06%) C
12 337 (5.94%) PL/SQL
13 288 (5.07%) Ruby
14 106 (1.87%) Scala
15 89 (1.57%) Korn
16 83 (1.46%) VBA
17 68 (1.20%) T-SQL
18 65 (1.14%) PowerShell
19 59 (1.04%) AWK
20 51 (0.90%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 870 (15.32%) Degree
2 123 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 110 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 92 (1.62%) CISSP
5 82 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
6 77 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 72 (1.27%) CCNA
7 72 (1.27%) SC Cleared
8 56 (0.99%) VCP4
9 54 (0.95%) CCNP
10 49 (0.86%) MCSE
11 44 (0.77%) ISEB
12 41 (0.72%) DV Cleared
13 40 (0.70%) CISM
14 38 (0.67%) CISA
15 33 (0.58%) RHCE
16 32 (0.56%) MCITP
17 29 (0.51%) MCP
18 25 (0.44%) ISTQB
19 24 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 436 (7.68%) QA
2 116 (2.04%) SLA
3 49 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 36 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 33 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (0.46%) COBIT
7 25 (0.44%) ISO 9001
8 16 (0.28%) JSP 440
9 14 (0.25%) Solvency II
9 14 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
10 11 (0.19%) EMIR
11 9 (0.16%) Basel II
12 8 (0.14%) Data Quality
13 3 (0.053%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.053%) BS7799
14 2 (0.035%) GCP
15 1 (0.018%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.018%) MiFID
15 1 (0.018%) Basel III
System Software
1 310 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 180 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 139 (2.45%) Oracle RAC
4 106 (1.87%) NFS
5 103 (1.81%) vSphere
6 54 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
6 54 (0.95%) Xen
7 50 (0.88%) Hyper-V
8 47 (0.83%) Varnish
9 46 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 43 (0.76%) Squid
11 41 (0.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 39 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
13 33 (0.58%) VMware ESX
14 28 (0.49%) KVM
15 24 (0.42%) Firmware
16 20 (0.35%) Snort
17 17 (0.30%) Samba
17 17 (0.30%) Veritas File System
18 16 (0.28%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 361 (6.36%) Puppet
2 242 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 181 (3.19%) Nagios
4 98 (1.73%) Data Guard
5 82 (1.44%) NetBackup
6 78 (1.37%) Ansible
7 58 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
8 39 (0.69%) Control-M
8 39 (0.69%) Salt
9 37 (0.65%) Tivoli
10 33 (0.58%) ZABBIX
11 30 (0.53%) SCCM
12 29 (0.51%) Opsview
13 28 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 27 (0.48%) logstash
14 27 (0.48%) Graphite
15 25 (0.44%) yum
16 24 (0.42%) Cacti
17 23 (0.41%) OpenView
18 21 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1719 (30.27%) Oracle
2 471 (8.30%) Red Hat
3 443 (7.80%) VMware
4 418 (7.36%) Microsoft
5 365 (6.43%) Sybase
6 283 (4.98%) Cisco
7 243 (4.28%) IBM
7 243 (4.28%) HP
8 147 (2.59%) Sun
9 143 (2.52%) Veritas
10 141 (2.48%) Bloomberg
11 114 (2.01%) NetApp
12 102 (1.80%) Citrix
13 92 (1.62%) Informatica
14 91 (1.60%) Juniper
15 82 (1.44%) EMC
16 80 (1.41%) TIBCO
17 79 (1.39%) Reuters
18 74 (1.30%) SAP
19 71 (1.25%) F5
South West London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum from£45-65,000 Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 13 hours ago