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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 35 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2820 3248 3582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.38% 6.75% 8.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.65% 24.55% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2311 2739 2950
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 £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
11925 13232 12266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.96% 27.49% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10254 11396 10420
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 731 £57,500 +4.54% 122
Docklands, London +18 24 £57,500 -17.85%
Ealing -9 16 £57,500 +6.48%
Uxbridge +9 9 £37,500 +97.36% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +1 8 £38,066 -4.83% 1
Hounslow -4 8 £53,750 +23.56% 2
Canary Wharf -4 7 £55,000 -40.54%
Croydon +4 5 £44,000 -20.00%
Chiswick +1 3 £45,000 +11.11%
Twickenham - 2 - -
Mayfair - 2 £40,000 -
Westminster +10 1 £65,500 -
Osterley 0 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £39,500 -
Pinner - 1 £50,000 -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3212 (58.67%) Linux
2 2321 (42.39%) Finance
3 2234 (40.80%) SQL
4 1931 (35.27%) Java
5 1663 (30.37%) Oracle
6 1456 (26.59%) Windows
7 1115 (20.37%) Banking
8 1113 (20.33%) Python
9 1081 (19.74%) Perl
10 985 (17.99%) Agile Software Development
11 952 (17.39%) C++
12 870 (15.89%) Degree
13 682 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
14 666 (12.16%) Front Office
15 659 (12.04%) JavaScript
16 643 (11.74%) SQL Server
17 635 (11.60%) Shell Script
18 584 (10.67%) Computer Science
19 578 (10.56%) XML
20 551 (10.06%) Multithreading
21 532 (9.72%) Solaris
22 492 (8.99%) Investment Banking
23 481 (8.79%) ITIL
24 477 (8.71%) Oracle Database
25 473 (8.64%) Relational Database
26 470 (8.58%) HTML
27 457 (8.35%) OO
28 453 (8.27%) Sybase
29 448 (8.18%) MySQL
30 447 (8.16%) Web Services

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 361 (6.59%) Apache
2 255 (4.66%) Tomcat
3 245 (4.47%) WebSphere
4 225 (4.11%) WebLogic
5 171 (3.12%) JBoss
6 116 (2.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 84 (1.53%) Node.js
8 78 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 76 (1.39%) nginx
10 74 (1.35%) IIS
11 72 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
12 61 (1.11%) Confluence
13 59 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
14 56 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
15 54 (0.99%) MS Exchange
16 48 (0.88%) SharePoint
16 48 (0.88%) OpenStack
17 46 (0.84%) Apache Solr
18 43 (0.79%) CMS
19 38 (0.69%) MQSeries
Applications
1 275 (5.02%) MS Excel
2 107 (1.95%) MS Office
3 36 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 34 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 33 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 25 (0.46%) MS Project
7 11 (0.20%) CPLEX
8 8 (0.15%) InDesign
8 8 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.091%) InfoPath
9 5 (0.091%) Maya
9 5 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.037%) SPSS
12 1 (0.018%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.018%) InCopy
12 1 (0.018%) Gephi
12 1 (0.018%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 65 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
2 60 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
3 57 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
4 49 (0.89%) ION MarketView
5 48 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
6 31 (0.57%) RMDS
7 28 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
8 19 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
9 15 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
9 15 (0.27%) Markit EDM
10 13 (0.24%) thinkFolio
11 12 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
11 12 (0.22%) MetaTrader
12 11 (0.20%) Endur
13 10 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
14 8 (0.15%) TIBCO iProcess
14 8 (0.15%) Magento
14 8 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 7 (0.13%) LatentZero
15 7 (0.13%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 260 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (1.66%) SaaS
3 56 (1.02%) PaaS
3 56 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (0.79%) IaaS
5 42 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 41 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
7 29 (0.53%) Amazon S3
8 25 (0.46%) GitHub
9 20 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 10 (0.18%) Office 365
12 9 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
12 9 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 7 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (0.13%) Mimecast
13 7 (0.13%) Heroku
14 6 (0.11%) CloudFront
14 6 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 416 (7.60%) TCP/IP
2 268 (4.89%) Firewall
3 252 (4.60%) Internet
4 237 (4.33%) SAN
5 234 (4.27%) DNS
6 224 (4.09%) HTTP
7 134 (2.45%) WAN
8 133 (2.43%) LDAP
9 126 (2.30%) LAN
10 97 (1.77%) Network Security
11 91 (1.66%) BGP
12 89 (1.63%) VPN
13 85 (1.55%) NAS
14 79 (1.44%) SSL
15 76 (1.39%) SSH
16 60 (1.10%) DHCP
17 57 (1.04%) OSPF
18 55 (1.00%) Multicast
19 49 (0.89%) VLAN
20 48 (0.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 643 (11.74%) SQL Server
2 477 (8.71%) Oracle Database
3 473 (8.64%) Relational Database
4 448 (8.18%) MySQL
5 244 (4.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 243 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 214 (3.91%) Big Data
8 172 (3.14%) DB2
9 170 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
10 169 (3.09%) MongoDB
11 150 (2.74%) NoSQL
12 141 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
13 129 (2.36%) Hadoop
14 108 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 90 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
16 79 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
17 78 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
17 78 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
18 74 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 73 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 350 (6.39%) Git (software)
2 257 (4.69%) Subversion
3 250 (4.57%) Jenkins
4 206 (3.76%) Maven
5 177 (3.23%) JIRA
6 121 (2.21%) Ant
7 91 (1.66%) Selenium
8 80 (1.46%) Eclipse
9 77 (1.41%) JUnit
10 75 (1.37%) Cucumber
11 68 (1.24%) TeamCity
12 61 (1.11%) Hudson
13 58 (1.06%) Visual Studio
14 47 (0.86%) WebDriver
15 43 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
15 43 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 42 (0.77%) FitNesse
17 35 (0.64%) Mercurial
18 33 (0.60%) HP UFT
19 30 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2321 (42.39%) Finance
2 1115 (20.37%) Banking
3 666 (12.16%) Front Office
4 492 (8.99%) Investment Banking
5 311 (5.68%) Retail
6 306 (5.59%) Telecoms
7 209 (3.82%) Back Office
8 177 (3.23%) Financial Institution
9 135 (2.47%) Games
10 93 (1.70%) Marketing
11 83 (1.52%) Legal
12 61 (1.11%) Advertising
13 44 (0.80%) Billing
14 35 (0.64%) Retail Banking
15 34 (0.62%) Law
16 29 (0.53%) Electronics
16 29 (0.53%) Online Betting
17 27 (0.49%) International Banking
18 20 (0.37%) Manufacturing
19 19 (0.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1737 (31.73%) Developer
2 918 (16.77%) Analyst
3 727 (13.28%) Applications Support
4 609 (11.12%) Support Analyst
5 546 (9.97%) Java Developer
6 428 (7.82%) C++ Developer
7 374 (6.83%) Applications Support Analyst
8 305 (5.57%) Administrator
9 291 (5.32%) Senior Developer
10 280 (5.11%) Consultant
11 200 (3.65%) Systems Administrator
12 190 (3.47%) DBA
13 164 (3.00%) DevOps Engineer
14 163 (2.98%) Architect
15 150 (2.74%) Support Engineer
16 132 (2.41%) Oracle DBA
17 127 (2.32%) Linux Administrator
18 124 (2.26%) Software Engineer
19 119 (2.17%) Junior
20 117 (2.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 578 (10.56%) XML
2 470 (8.58%) HTML
3 447 (8.16%) Web Services
4 424 (7.74%) Spring
5 408 (7.45%) FIX Protocol
6 343 (6.26%) .NET
7 308 (5.63%) Middleware
8 286 (5.22%) CSS
9 237 (4.33%) J2EE
10 221 (4.04%) Hibernate
11 213 (3.89%) STL
12 177 (3.23%) REST
13 169 (3.09%) HTML5
14 164 (3.00%) jQuery
15 152 (2.78%) JMS
16 148 (2.70%) JSON
17 139 (2.54%) SOAP
18 113 (2.06%) Oracle Fusion
19 110 (2.01%) AngularJS
20 102 (1.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 682 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
2 584 (10.67%) Computer Science
3 447 (8.16%) Derivative
4 408 (7.45%) Equities
5 383 (7.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 302 (5.52%) Fixed Income
7 255 (4.66%) Hedge funds
8 244 (4.46%) Data Centre
9 226 (4.13%) Data Structures
10 217 (3.96%) Algorithms
11 170 (3.11%) Management Information System
12 148 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
13 142 (2.59%) Mathematics
14 104 (1.90%) Clustering
15 85 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
16 84 (1.53%) Replication
17 64 (1.17%) Client/Server
17 64 (1.17%) Statistics
18 63 (1.15%) Mobile App
19 61 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3212 (58.67%) Linux
2 1456 (26.59%) Windows
3 532 (9.72%) Solaris
4 307 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 152 (2.78%) AIX
6 102 (1.86%) Ubuntu
7 84 (1.53%) CentOS
7 84 (1.53%) Apple iOS
8 74 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 68 (1.24%) Android
10 66 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 60 (1.10%) Debian
12 43 (0.79%) Mac OS X
13 42 (0.77%) Windows 7
14 37 (0.68%) HPUX
15 35 (0.64%) SUSE
15 35 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
16 31 (0.57%) Windows XP
17 27 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
18 18 (0.33%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 985 (17.99%) Agile Software Development
2 551 (10.06%) Multithreading
3 481 (8.79%) ITIL
4 457 (8.35%) OO
5 415 (7.58%) Software Engineering
6 393 (7.18%) TDD
7 363 (6.63%) DevOps
8 362 (6.61%) Low Latency
9 319 (5.83%) Scrum
10 307 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
11 304 (5.55%) SDLC
12 287 (5.24%) SOA
13 272 (4.97%) E-Commerce
14 258 (4.71%) Analytics
15 252 (4.60%) Electronic Trading
16 247 (4.51%) Configuration Management
17 232 (4.24%) ETL
18 216 (3.95%) Project Management
19 214 (3.91%) Performance Tuning
20 209 (3.82%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2234 (40.80%) SQL
2 1931 (35.27%) Java
3 1113 (20.33%) Python
4 1081 (19.74%) Perl
5 952 (17.39%) C++
6 659 (12.04%) JavaScript
7 635 (11.60%) Shell Script
8 431 (7.87%) Bash Shell
9 420 (7.67%) C#
10 368 (6.72%) PL/SQL
11 344 (6.28%) C
12 286 (5.22%) PHP
13 256 (4.68%) Ruby
14 139 (2.54%) Scala
15 118 (2.16%) Korn
16 103 (1.88%) PowerShell
17 80 (1.46%) T-SQL
18 70 (1.28%) VBA
19 63 (1.15%) Groovy
20 60 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 870 (15.89%) Degree
2 188 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 109 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
4 88 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 81 (1.48%) SC Cleared
6 78 (1.42%) CISSP
7 77 (1.41%) DV Cleared
8 76 (1.39%) CCNA
9 59 (1.08%) MCP
10 58 (1.06%) CCNP
11 57 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
12 52 (0.95%) CISM
13 33 (0.60%) HND
14 31 (0.57%) PhD
15 30 (0.55%) MCSE
16 25 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
16 25 (0.46%) CISA
17 19 (0.35%) OCP
17 19 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 18 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 329 (6.01%) QA
2 105 (1.92%) SLA
3 63 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 52 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 40 (0.73%) COBIT
6 24 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
8 12 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 12 (0.22%) EMIR
9 10 (0.18%) MiFID
10 9 (0.16%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.073%) Basel II
11 4 (0.073%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.055%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.037%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.037%) BS7799
14 1 (0.018%) GCP
14 1 (0.018%) RosettaNet
14 1 (0.018%) Basel III
14 1 (0.018%) CRD IV
System Software
1 266 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 186 (3.40%) Active Directory
3 143 (2.61%) Oracle RAC
4 76 (1.39%) NFS
5 46 (0.84%) Xen
6 45 (0.82%) vSphere
7 38 (0.69%) iptables
8 37 (0.68%) Docker
9 36 (0.66%) VMware ESX
10 35 (0.64%) Hyper-V
11 30 (0.55%) Samba
12 26 (0.47%) Squid
13 25 (0.46%) KVM
14 23 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 12 (0.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 12 (0.22%) VirtualBox
16 11 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (0.20%) Sendmail
17 10 (0.18%) XenServer
17 10 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 343 (6.26%) Puppet
2 207 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
3 149 (2.72%) Nagios
4 130 (2.37%) Data Guard
5 94 (1.72%) Ansible
6 80 (1.46%) ITRS Geneos
7 65 (1.19%) Tivoli
8 48 (0.88%) Salt
9 47 (0.86%) ZABBIX
10 44 (0.80%) Vagrant
11 36 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
12 33 (0.60%) NetBackup
13 31 (0.57%) Control-M
14 28 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
14 28 (0.51%) Oracle ZFS
15 24 (0.44%) Capistrano
16 20 (0.37%) Hyperic
17 19 (0.35%) SCCM
18 18 (0.33%) WMI
18 18 (0.33%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 1663 (30.37%) Oracle
2 453 (8.27%) Sybase
3 424 (7.74%) Microsoft
4 423 (7.73%) Red Hat
5 355 (6.48%) VMware
6 249 (4.55%) IBM
7 236 (4.31%) Cisco
8 216 (3.95%) HP
9 165 (3.01%) Sun
10 102 (1.86%) NetApp
11 92 (1.68%) Citrix
12 88 (1.61%) EMC
13 87 (1.59%) F5
14 83 (1.52%) TIBCO
15 81 (1.48%) Bloomberg
16 80 (1.46%) Veritas
17 78 (1.42%) Reuters
18 75 (1.37%) Informatica
19 71 (1.30%) Juniper
20 62 (1.13%) SAP
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Bens, 29 days holiday
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digital Gurus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Discretionary annual bonus of up to 20%
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago