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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 45 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Unix 2342 2718 3217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.71% 6.53% 7.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.70% 23.07% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1921 2267 2585
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
10792 11784 12119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.31% 28.29% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9249 10101 10143
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £71,500
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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 -6 392 £65,000 +8.33% 80
Ealing - 25 £67,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +6 16 £52,500 +75.00%
Canary Wharf -3 9 £52,500 -22.22%
Croydon - 9 £55,000 - 2
Hounslow -2 8 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Harrow +5 6 £47,500 -
Feltham - 6 £50,000 -
Greenford - 6 £50,000 -
Docklands, London +18 5 £29,000 -33.71%
Mayfair +10 4 £75,000 +87.50%
Brentford -3 3 £47,500 -16.29%
Uxbridge -8 3 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Hammersmith -8 3 - -
Chiswick -8 2 £52,500 -16.00%
Southwark - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £45,000 -
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3077 (60.80%) Linux
2 2090 (41.30%) Finance
3 2077 (41.04%) SQL
4 1647 (32.54%) Java
5 1490 (29.44%) Windows
6 1258 (24.86%) Oracle
7 1166 (23.04%) Python
8 1059 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
9 1053 (20.81%) C++
10 922 (18.22%) Perl
11 868 (17.15%) Banking
12 731 (14.44%) Degree
13 727 (14.36%) JavaScript
14 648 (12.80%) Front Office
15 646 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
16 614 (12.13%) Shell Script
17 610 (12.05%) Software Engineering
18 569 (11.24%) Multithreading
19 506 (10.00%) HTML
20 502 (9.92%) C#
21 486 (9.60%) OO
22 484 (9.56%) Computer Science
23 468 (9.25%) Solaris
24 467 (9.23%) SQL Server
24 467 (9.23%) Microsoft
25 466 (9.21%) ITIL
26 445 (8.79%) XML
27 426 (8.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
28 425 (8.40%) TDD
29 416 (8.22%) MySQL

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 314 (6.20%) Tomcat
2 290 (5.73%) Apache
3 210 (4.15%) WebLogic
4 161 (3.18%) JBoss
5 137 (2.71%) Node.js
6 135 (2.67%) WebSphere
7 102 (2.02%) IIS
8 91 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
9 74 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
10 60 (1.19%) Confluence
11 57 (1.13%) MS Exchange
11 57 (1.13%) OpenStack
12 52 (1.03%) SharePoint
13 36 (0.71%) nginx
14 34 (0.67%) SAS
15 33 (0.65%) CMS
16 31 (0.61%) Apache Solr
17 29 (0.57%) Apache Spark
18 20 (0.40%) MQSeries
19 19 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 179 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 117 (2.31%) MS Office
3 27 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 25 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.30%) MS Project
7 11 (0.22%) CPLEX
8 9 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.099%) HipChat
11 3 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.059%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.059%) SPSS
12 2 (0.040%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.020%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 51 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
3 26 (0.51%) ION MarketView
4 24 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
5 23 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
6 19 (0.38%) RMDS
7 18 (0.36%) Salerio
7 18 (0.36%) Temenos T24
8 17 (0.34%) Kondor
9 14 (0.28%) HFM
9 14 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
9 14 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
10 11 (0.22%) Temenos Globus
11 10 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
12 9 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 8 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
13 8 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
13 8 (0.16%) Oracle iProcurement
13 8 (0.16%) SunGard Martini
13 8 (0.16%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 258 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (1.80%) SaaS
4 45 (0.89%) GitHub
5 31 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (0.36%) Heroku
6 18 (0.36%) IaaS
7 15 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (0.28%) Office 365
9 11 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 11 (0.22%) Mimecast
9 11 (0.22%) OpenShift
9 11 (0.22%) PaaS
10 10 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.18%) Datadog
12 6 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
12 6 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.079%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 415 (8.20%) TCP/IP
2 294 (5.81%) Firewall
3 249 (4.92%) DNS
4 208 (4.11%) HTTP
5 195 (3.85%) Internet
6 180 (3.56%) SAN
7 166 (3.28%) Network Security
8 121 (2.39%) WAN
9 120 (2.37%) LDAP
10 112 (2.21%) LAN
11 94 (1.86%) VPN
12 78 (1.54%) SSL
13 68 (1.34%) Multicast
14 58 (1.15%) SMTP
15 57 (1.13%) MPLS
16 56 (1.11%) Wireless
17 54 (1.07%) BGP
17 54 (1.07%) Cisco IOS
18 48 (0.95%) OSPF
19 46 (0.91%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 467 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 416 (8.22%) MySQL
3 285 (5.63%) Oracle Database
4 265 (5.24%) Relational Database
5 243 (4.80%) Big Data
6 196 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
7 154 (3.04%) Hadoop
8 152 (3.00%) DB2
9 151 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
10 147 (2.90%) MongoDB
11 145 (2.87%) NoSQL
12 118 (2.33%) RDBMS
13 114 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
14 99 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
15 86 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
16 82 (1.62%) KDB
17 79 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
18 77 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 58 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
20 57 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 385 (7.61%) Git (software)
2 314 (6.20%) Jenkins
3 282 (5.57%) Subversion
4 256 (5.06%) JIRA
5 236 (4.66%) Selenium
6 189 (3.73%) Maven
7 172 (3.40%) JUnit
8 123 (2.43%) Cucumber
9 95 (1.88%) WebDriver
10 75 (1.48%) Eclipse
11 72 (1.42%) TeamCity
12 64 (1.26%) SpecFlow
13 57 (1.13%) Ant
14 49 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
15 43 (0.85%) Vagrant
16 41 (0.81%) FitNesse
16 41 (0.81%) HP UFT
17 39 (0.77%) Toad
18 37 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 37 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2090 (41.30%) Finance
2 868 (17.15%) Banking
3 648 (12.80%) Front Office
4 373 (7.37%) Investment Banking
5 240 (4.74%) Telecoms
6 211 (4.17%) Retail
7 171 (3.38%) Back Office
8 168 (3.32%) Financial Institution
9 95 (1.88%) Games
10 92 (1.82%) Marketing
11 82 (1.62%) Advertising
12 73 (1.44%) Law
13 64 (1.26%) Legal
14 35 (0.69%) International Banking
14 35 (0.69%) Multimedia
15 34 (0.67%) Billing
16 28 (0.55%) Publishing
17 26 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
18 19 (0.38%) Electronics
18 19 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1665 (32.90%) Developer
2 748 (14.78%) Analyst
3 592 (11.70%) Applications Support
4 564 (11.14%) C++ Developer
5 493 (9.74%) Support Analyst
6 473 (9.35%) Java Developer
7 322 (6.36%) Applications Support Analyst
8 297 (5.87%) Unix Support
9 268 (5.30%) Administrator
10 251 (4.96%) Architect
10 251 (4.96%) Senior Developer
11 226 (4.47%) Linux Engineer
12 188 (3.71%) Systems Administrator
13 186 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
14 182 (3.60%) Unix Developer
15 181 (3.58%) Unix Analyst
16 180 (3.56%) Support Engineer
17 174 (3.44%) SQL Analyst
18 173 (3.42%) Software Engineer
19 156 (3.08%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 506 (10.00%) HTML
2 445 (8.79%) XML
3 381 (7.53%) Web Services
4 366 (7.23%) CSS
5 357 (7.05%) FIX Protocol
6 355 (7.01%) Spring
7 354 (6.99%) .NET
8 259 (5.12%) STL
9 243 (4.80%) J2EE
10 231 (4.56%) HTML5
11 213 (4.21%) Middleware
12 211 (4.17%) SOAP
13 192 (3.79%) Hibernate
14 172 (3.40%) jQuery
15 171 (3.38%) REST
16 154 (3.04%) AngularJS
17 133 (2.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 130 (2.57%) JMS
19 129 (2.55%) JSON
20 112 (2.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 646 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
2 484 (9.56%) Computer Science
3 426 (8.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 415 (8.20%) Equities
5 381 (7.53%) Derivative
6 307 (6.07%) Fixed Income
7 262 (5.18%) Hedge funds
8 252 (4.98%) Algorithms
9 208 (4.11%) Data Centre
10 185 (3.66%) Data Structures
11 178 (3.52%) Management Information System
12 162 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
13 145 (2.87%) Mathematics
14 115 (2.27%) Fintech
15 102 (2.02%) Clustering
16 98 (1.94%) Visualisation
17 97 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
18 87 (1.72%) Client/Server
19 78 (1.54%) Replication
20 71 (1.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3077 (60.80%) Linux
2 1490 (29.44%) Windows
3 468 (9.25%) Solaris
4 303 (5.99%) Windows Server
5 254 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 125 (2.47%) AIX
7 107 (2.11%) CentOS
8 87 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 74 (1.46%) Android
9 74 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 71 (1.40%) Debian
11 69 (1.36%) Mac OS X
12 63 (1.24%) Ubuntu
13 61 (1.21%) Apple iOS
14 53 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
15 33 (0.65%) Windows 7
16 31 (0.61%) HPUX
17 28 (0.55%) Mac OS
18 25 (0.49%) SUSE
19 18 (0.36%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1059 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
2 610 (12.05%) Software Engineering
3 569 (11.24%) Multithreading
4 486 (9.60%) OO
5 466 (9.21%) ITIL
6 425 (8.40%) TDD
7 412 (8.14%) Low Latency
8 350 (6.92%) Open Source
9 345 (6.82%) SDLC
10 343 (6.78%) DevOps
11 328 (6.48%) Scrum
12 325 (6.42%) Continuous Integration
13 297 (5.87%) Electronic Trading
14 284 (5.61%) Analytics
15 283 (5.59%) High Availability
16 273 (5.39%) SOA
17 264 (5.22%) BDD
18 260 (5.14%) Risk Management
19 221 (4.37%) ETL
20 217 (4.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2077 (41.04%) SQL
2 1647 (32.54%) Java
3 1166 (23.04%) Python
4 1053 (20.81%) C++
5 922 (18.22%) Perl
6 727 (14.36%) JavaScript
7 614 (12.13%) Shell Script
8 502 (9.92%) C#
9 415 (8.20%) Bash Shell
10 405 (8.00%) C
11 276 (5.45%) PL/SQL
12 260 (5.14%) Ruby
13 233 (4.60%) PHP
14 140 (2.77%) PowerShell
15 99 (1.96%) Scala
16 79 (1.56%) Korn
17 70 (1.38%) VB
18 64 (1.26%) Groovy
18 64 (1.26%) Objective-C
19 62 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 731 (14.44%) Degree
2 180 (3.56%) Security Cleared
3 122 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
4 110 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 85 (1.68%) CISSP
6 76 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 66 (1.30%) DV Cleared
8 60 (1.19%) CCNA
8 60 (1.19%) MCSE
9 48 (0.95%) ISTQB
10 44 (0.87%) CCNP
10 44 (0.87%) CISM
10 44 (0.87%) ISEB
11 33 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
11 33 (0.65%) PhD
12 32 (0.63%) GCIH
13 31 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 25 (0.49%) CEH
14 25 (0.49%) SANS
15 23 (0.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 385 (7.61%) QA
2 97 (1.92%) SLA
3 83 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 67 (1.32%) PCI DSS
5 47 (0.93%) Data Quality
6 29 (0.57%) COBIT
7 18 (0.36%) SDET
8 16 (0.32%) HIPAA
9 15 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (0.22%) MiFID
10 11 (0.22%) Solvency II
11 10 (0.20%) ISAE 3402
11 10 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 8 (0.16%) SEPA
13 5 (0.099%) HL7
13 5 (0.099%) SAS 70
14 4 (0.079%) ISO 9001
15 3 (0.059%) DICOM
16 2 (0.040%) ISO 14001
16 2 (0.040%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 268 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 261 (5.16%) Active Directory
3 132 (2.61%) Docker
4 83 (1.64%) NFS
5 64 (1.26%) Hyper-V
6 61 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
7 54 (1.07%) vSphere
8 52 (1.03%) iptables
8 52 (1.03%) Xen
9 28 (0.55%) Samba
10 27 (0.53%) HDFS
10 27 (0.53%) KVM
11 21 (0.41%) Snort
12 19 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 19 (0.38%) VMware ESX
13 15 (0.30%) Firmware
14 14 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 11 (0.22%) Varnish
16 10 (0.20%) XenServer
17 9 (0.18%) Squid
Systems Management
1 351 (6.94%) Puppet
2 205 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
3 152 (3.00%) Nagios
4 134 (2.65%) Ansible
5 97 (1.92%) ITRS Geneos
6 68 (1.34%) Control-M
7 53 (1.05%) Tivoli
7 53 (1.05%) WMI
8 44 (0.87%) Data Guard
9 43 (0.85%) Salt
10 41 (0.81%) Hyperic
10 41 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
11 28 (0.55%) Nessus
11 28 (0.55%) NetBackup
12 27 (0.53%) Graphite
12 27 (0.53%) logstash
13 25 (0.49%) SCOM
14 24 (0.47%) EnCase
15 23 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 22 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1258 (24.86%) Oracle
2 467 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 385 (7.61%) Sybase
4 364 (7.19%) VMware
5 321 (6.34%) Red Hat
6 253 (5.00%) Cisco
7 222 (4.39%) IBM
8 159 (3.14%) HP
9 145 (2.87%) Bloomberg
10 125 (2.47%) Sun
11 116 (2.29%) Citrix
12 105 (2.07%) Informatica
13 92 (1.82%) NetApp
14 81 (1.60%) Reuters
15 76 (1.50%) Splunk
16 71 (1.40%) F5
16 71 (1.40%) Symantec
17 64 (1.26%) EMC
17 64 (1.26%) TIBCO
18 63 (1.24%) Murex
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £30,000 p/a
Posted: 6 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £5K on call 1 week in 4.
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Cyberteam
Salary: negotiable based on experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £46000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: Yesterday