The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 30 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 3481 3335 4861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.01% 7.34% 8.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.62% 27.67% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2886 2739 4090
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13587 12051 15007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.38% 26.52% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11511 10297 13078
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 893 £57,500 +4.54% 133
Hounslow +11 41 £43,500 +1.16% 2
Canary Wharf +9 39 £85,000 +25.92%
Docklands, London +8 23 £75,000 +25.00% 2
Chiswick +2 15 £40,500 -22.85%
Surbiton +3 11 £38,750 -15.76% 1
Harrow -1 10 £38,500 -26.66%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 10 £35,000 -39.13%
Sidcup - 6 £35,000 -
Dagenham - 5 £45,000 -
Clapham -6 4 - -
Bromley -22 4 £19,000 -24.00% 3
Croydon -32 3 £43,000 -2.27%
Brentford +2 2 £47,500 - 2
Feltham -1 2 £52,500 -4.54%
Hayes -8 2 £85,500 +90.00% 4
Uxbridge -3 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Wembley -11 1 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Ilford - 1 £50,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £60,000 -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4008 (59.90%) Linux
2 2739 (40.94%) SQL
3 2569 (38.39%) Finance
4 2557 (38.22%) Java
5 2116 (31.62%) Oracle
6 2099 (31.37%) Windows
7 1488 (22.24%) Perl
8 1282 (19.16%) Banking
9 1258 (18.80%) Degree
10 1253 (18.73%) C++
11 1230 (18.38%) Python
12 857 (12.81%) Solaris
13 784 (11.72%) Shell Script
14 758 (11.33%) SQL Server
15 751 (11.22%) JavaScript
16 747 (11.16%) Computer Science
17 740 (11.06%) Front Office
18 720 (10.76%) XML
19 687 (10.27%) OO
19 687 (10.27%) Low Latency
20 678 (10.13%) HTML
21 664 (9.92%) Software Engineering
22 642 (9.59%) MySQL
23 640 (9.57%) Multithreading
24 637 (9.52%) Investment Banking
25 636 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
26 625 (9.34%) Relational Database
27 618 (9.24%) ITIL
28 599 (8.95%) Apache
28 599 (8.95%) Oracle Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 599 (8.95%) Apache
2 492 (7.35%) Tomcat
3 258 (3.86%) WebLogic
4 211 (3.15%) WebSphere
5 179 (2.68%) IIS
6 106 (1.58%) MS Exchange
7 101 (1.51%) Node.js
8 94 (1.40%) Apache Solr
9 73 (1.09%) TIBCO EMS
10 64 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
11 58 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
12 56 (0.84%) Drupal
13 55 (0.82%) nginx
14 54 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
15 45 (0.67%) SharePoint
16 42 (0.63%) Confluence
16 42 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 41 (0.61%) MQSeries
17 41 (0.61%) SAS
18 35 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 246 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 101 (1.51%) MS Office
3 25 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 24 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.15%) SPSS
5 10 (0.15%) Stata
6 8 (0.12%) MS Project
7 7 (0.10%) Mathematica
8 4 (0.060%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.015%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 62 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 38 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
4 34 (0.51%) ION MarketView
5 31 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
6 28 (0.42%) TIBCO iProcess
7 27 (0.40%) Temenos T24
7 27 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
8 24 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
9 21 (0.31%) RMDS
10 18 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
10 18 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
10 18 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
11 17 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 17 (0.25%) SunGard AvantGard
12 16 (0.24%) Magento
13 12 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
14 11 (0.16%) Summit
15 10 (0.15%) Endur
16 8 (0.12%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 178 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
3 108 (1.61%) SaaS
4 80 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 60 (0.90%) PaaS
6 47 (0.70%) Amazon S3
7 35 (0.52%) IaaS
8 33 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
9 28 (0.42%) GitHub
10 15 (0.22%) Joyent
11 11 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
12 9 (0.13%) Office 365
13 7 (0.10%) Route 53
13 7 (0.10%) Google Apps
14 6 (0.090%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (0.090%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.075%) Amazon SQS
16 4 (0.060%) Heroku
17 3 (0.045%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 582 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 436 (6.52%) Firewall
3 392 (5.86%) SAN
4 353 (5.28%) DNS
5 296 (4.42%) Internet
6 243 (3.63%) HTTP
7 184 (2.75%) VPN
7 184 (2.75%) WAN
8 177 (2.65%) NAS
9 158 (2.36%) LAN
10 148 (2.21%) SSL
11 137 (2.05%) LDAP
12 123 (1.84%) DHCP
13 76 (1.14%) SSH
13 76 (1.14%) Multicast
14 74 (1.11%) SMTP
15 70 (1.05%) BGP
16 69 (1.03%) Network Security
17 68 (1.02%) IPsec
18 63 (0.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 758 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 642 (9.59%) MySQL
3 625 (9.34%) Relational Database
4 599 (8.95%) Oracle Database
5 432 (6.46%) RDBMS
6 258 (3.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 252 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
8 244 (3.65%) Big Data
9 215 (3.21%) DB2
10 192 (2.87%) MongoDB
11 176 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
12 173 (2.59%) NoSQL
13 137 (2.05%) Hadoop
14 132 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
15 115 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
16 82 (1.23%) OLTP
17 70 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
18 64 (0.96%) Oracle Exadata
19 61 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
20 60 (0.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 447 (6.68%) Subversion
2 341 (5.10%) Git (software)
3 272 (4.07%) Maven
4 200 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 197 (2.94%) JUnit
6 194 (2.90%) JIRA
7 172 (2.57%) Eclipse
8 147 (2.20%) Hudson
9 129 (1.93%) Selenium
10 118 (1.76%) Ant
11 58 (0.87%) TeamCity
12 57 (0.85%) Cucumber
13 50 (0.75%) PHPUnit
13 50 (0.75%) Toad
14 49 (0.73%) Mercurial
15 40 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
16 37 (0.55%) ClearCase
16 37 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
17 36 (0.54%) FitNesse
18 35 (0.52%) jMock
General
1 2569 (38.39%) Finance
2 1282 (19.16%) Banking
3 740 (11.06%) Front Office
4 637 (9.52%) Investment Banking
5 274 (4.10%) Telecoms
6 257 (3.84%) Retail
7 193 (2.88%) Games
8 161 (2.41%) Financial Institution
9 157 (2.35%) Marketing
10 100 (1.49%) Advertising
11 92 (1.37%) Back Office
12 64 (0.96%) Retail Banking
13 61 (0.91%) Publishing
14 48 (0.72%) Billing
15 44 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
16 40 (0.60%) Legal
17 30 (0.45%) Law
18 25 (0.37%) Online Betting
19 16 (0.24%) French Language
20 14 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 2270 (33.93%) Developer
2 999 (14.93%) Analyst
3 721 (10.78%) Java Developer
4 629 (9.40%) Applications Support
5 617 (9.22%) C++ Developer
6 583 (8.71%) Support Analyst
7 444 (6.64%) Administrator
8 359 (5.37%) Architect
9 344 (5.14%) Senior Developer
10 318 (4.75%) Applications Support Analyst
11 305 (4.56%) Systems Administrator
12 293 (4.38%) Software Engineer
13 242 (3.62%) Programmer
14 232 (3.47%) Consultant
15 205 (3.06%) Systems Engineer
16 193 (2.88%) Software Developer
17 179 (2.68%) DBA
18 157 (2.35%) Support Engineer
19 138 (2.06%) Senior Java Developer
20 137 (2.05%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 720 (10.76%) XML
2 678 (10.13%) HTML
3 504 (7.53%) Spring
4 490 (7.32%) STL
5 425 (6.35%) J2EE
6 404 (6.04%) Web Services
7 394 (5.89%) .NET
8 385 (5.75%) CSS
9 346 (5.17%) Middleware
10 287 (4.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 278 (4.15%) Hibernate
12 259 (3.87%) jQuery
13 223 (3.33%) HTML5
14 184 (2.75%) Java EE
15 180 (2.69%) SOAP
16 168 (2.51%) JSON
17 163 (2.44%) LAMP
18 161 (2.41%) JSP
19 142 (2.12%) XSLT
20 139 (2.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 747 (11.16%) Computer Science
2 573 (8.56%) Derivative
3 407 (6.08%) Equities
4 357 (5.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 348 (5.20%) Fixed Income
6 271 (4.05%) Hedge funds
7 267 (3.99%) Open Source
8 209 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
9 195 (2.91%) Mathematics
10 170 (2.54%) Equity Derivative
11 152 (2.27%) Clustering
12 151 (2.26%) Client/Server
13 144 (2.15%) Management Information System
14 116 (1.73%) Social Media
15 97 (1.45%) Credit Risk
16 91 (1.36%) Credit Derivative
17 89 (1.33%) Replication
18 84 (1.26%) Mainframe
19 82 (1.23%) Mobile App
20 81 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4008 (59.90%) Linux
2 2099 (31.37%) Windows
3 857 (12.81%) Solaris
4 430 (6.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 315 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 256 (3.83%) AIX
7 209 (3.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 158 (2.36%) Android
9 111 (1.66%) Apple iOS
10 106 (1.58%) SUSE
11 101 (1.51%) CentOS
12 97 (1.45%) Windows 7
13 89 (1.33%) Ubuntu
14 87 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 83 (1.24%) Windows XP
16 79 (1.18%) Debian
17 59 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
18 55 (0.82%) HPUX
19 38 (0.57%) Mac OS X
20 30 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 687 (10.27%) OO
1 687 (10.27%) Low Latency
2 664 (9.92%) Software Engineering
3 640 (9.57%) Multithreading
4 636 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
5 618 (9.24%) ITIL
6 431 (6.44%) TDD
7 404 (6.04%) Scrum
8 366 (5.47%) Performance Tuning
9 331 (4.95%) Configuration Management
10 324 (4.84%) Electronic Trading
11 323 (4.83%) E-Commerce
12 321 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
13 314 (4.69%) Project Management
14 285 (4.26%) SOA
15 243 (3.63%) Analytics
16 228 (3.41%) ETL
16 228 (3.41%) Risk Management
17 224 (3.35%) Algorithmic Trading
18 221 (3.30%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2739 (40.94%) SQL
2 2557 (38.22%) Java
3 1488 (22.24%) Perl
4 1253 (18.73%) C++
5 1230 (18.38%) Python
6 784 (11.72%) Shell Script
7 751 (11.22%) JavaScript
8 565 (8.44%) Bash Shell
9 521 (7.79%) C#
10 513 (7.67%) C
11 452 (6.76%) PHP
12 443 (6.62%) PL/SQL
13 429 (6.41%) Ruby
14 164 (2.45%) PowerShell
15 155 (2.32%) Scala
16 148 (2.21%) VB
17 144 (2.15%) Korn
18 130 (1.94%) VBA
19 114 (1.70%) T-SQL
20 85 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1258 (18.80%) Degree
2 134 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 115 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
4 102 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 94 (1.40%) CCNA
6 79 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 65 (0.97%) CCNP
8 59 (0.88%) ISEB
9 54 (0.81%) CISSP
10 47 (0.70%) MCSE
10 47 (0.70%) SC Cleared
11 35 (0.52%) DV Cleared
12 30 (0.45%) RHCE
12 30 (0.45%) PhD
12 30 (0.45%) MCP
13 28 (0.42%) MCITP
14 26 (0.39%) MCSA
15 23 (0.34%) CCIE
16 21 (0.31%) HND
17 20 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 404 (6.04%) QA
2 115 (1.72%) SLA
3 94 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 76 (1.14%) ISO 9001
5 42 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 33 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (0.34%) COBIT
7 23 (0.34%) HL7
8 22 (0.33%) Data Quality
9 12 (0.18%) Solvency II
10 9 (0.13%) Basel III
10 9 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (0.075%) FATCA
11 5 (0.075%) COREP
12 4 (0.060%) MiFID
13 1 (0.015%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.015%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.015%) BS7799
13 1 (0.015%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.015%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 348 (5.20%) Active Directory
2 326 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
4 117 (1.75%) NFS
5 76 (1.14%) VMware ESX
6 75 (1.12%) vSphere
7 66 (0.99%) Hyper-V
7 66 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
8 65 (0.97%) KVM
9 47 (0.70%) vCloud
10 42 (0.63%) Samba
11 38 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
12 37 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 36 (0.54%) Varnish
14 35 (0.52%) Xen
15 34 (0.51%) XenServer
16 27 (0.40%) XenApp
17 24 (0.36%) Sendmail
17 24 (0.36%) Snort
18 22 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 385 (5.75%) Puppet
2 266 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
3 173 (2.59%) Nagios
4 91 (1.36%) Tivoli
5 76 (1.14%) Data Guard
6 56 (0.84%) OpenView
7 54 (0.81%) NetBackup
8 50 (0.75%) Control-M
9 49 (0.73%) CFEngine
10 44 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
11 42 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 40 (0.60%) Ganglia
13 38 (0.57%) SCOM
14 35 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
15 34 (0.51%) ZABBIX
15 34 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
16 28 (0.42%) SCCM
17 26 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 23 (0.34%) Cacti
19 18 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2116 (31.62%) Oracle
2 577 (8.62%) Red Hat
3 487 (7.28%) VMware
4 451 (6.74%) Sybase
5 392 (5.86%) Microsoft
6 336 (5.02%) Cisco
7 299 (4.47%) JBoss
8 297 (4.44%) IBM
9 285 (4.26%) HP
10 200 (2.99%) EMC
11 192 (2.87%) Sun
12 164 (2.45%) NetApp
13 151 (2.26%) Citrix
14 149 (2.23%) TIBCO
15 138 (2.06%) Juniper
16 130 (1.94%) Business Objects
17 127 (1.90%) Google
18 116 (1.73%) Informatica
19 107 (1.60%) Veritas
20 100 (1.49%) Facebook
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + excellent share options
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £40 to £65,000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary plus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 Per Annum Graduate Package Holidays, Gym, Pe
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40885 - £50505 per annum
Posted: Yesterday