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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 30 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2978 3391 4211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.72% 7.47% 8.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.75% 26.76% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2488 2775 3652
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
12539 12670 13675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.31% 27.91% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10759 10697 11929
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 -4 816 £60,000 +4.34% 119
Surbiton +13 21 £55,000 +57.14%
Uxbridge +3 14 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Docklands, London -15 10 £62,500 -16.66%
Wimbledon - 8 £65,000 -
Hammersmith -5 6 £36,000 +2.85%
Canary Wharf -7 6 £67,500 -25.00% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £40,000 -
Brentford - 5 £43,500 -
Bromley +13 4 £61,250 -7.19%
Harrow +5 4 - -
Greenwich - 4 - -
Twickenham +2 3 - -
Croydon -12 2 £38,750 -18.42%
Hounslow -18 2 £46,500 +3.33%
Feltham -1 1 - - 1
Greenford - 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 £55,000 -
Edgware - 1 - -
Barnet - 1 £26,500 -
Paddington - 1 £50,000 -
Clapham - 1 £27,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3533 (57.98%) Linux
2 2544 (41.75%) SQL
3 2480 (40.70%) Finance
4 2119 (34.77%) Java
5 1802 (29.57%) Oracle
6 1674 (27.47%) Windows
7 1195 (19.61%) Perl
8 1149 (18.85%) Banking
9 1141 (18.72%) C++
10 991 (16.26%) Python
11 975 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
12 965 (15.84%) Degree
13 813 (13.34%) Shell Script
14 757 (12.42%) Front Office
15 750 (12.31%) Solaris
16 692 (11.36%) MySQL
17 660 (10.83%) SQL Server
18 654 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
19 639 (10.49%) JavaScript
20 613 (10.06%) OO
21 594 (9.75%) XML
22 581 (9.53%) Investment Banking
23 577 (9.47%) ITIL
24 558 (9.16%) Multithreading
25 532 (8.73%) Web Services
26 525 (8.62%) Bash Shell
27 521 (8.55%) Spring
28 507 (8.32%) Tomcat
29 503 (8.25%) Computer Science
30 492 (8.07%) Red Hat

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 507 (8.32%) Tomcat
2 458 (7.52%) Apache
3 269 (4.41%) WebLogic
4 221 (3.63%) JBoss
5 194 (3.18%) WebSphere
6 118 (1.94%) IIS
7 117 (1.92%) nginx
8 98 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
9 88 (1.44%) Node.js
10 66 (1.08%) Apache Solr
10 66 (1.08%) Drupal
11 62 (1.02%) GlassFish
11 62 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 53 (0.87%) SharePoint
13 52 (0.85%) Confluence
14 50 (0.82%) CMS
15 48 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
16 47 (0.77%) WordPress
17 45 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
17 45 (0.74%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 281 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 103 (1.69%) MS Office
3 43 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 21 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.21%) MS Project
6 6 (0.098%) SPSS
7 4 (0.066%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.049%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.049%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.033%) InDesign
9 2 (0.033%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.016%) Stata
10 1 (0.016%) CPLEX
10 1 (0.016%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.016%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 106 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
2 91 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 84 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
4 50 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
5 39 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
6 31 (0.51%) RMDS
7 26 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
7 26 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
8 24 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
9 22 (0.36%) TIBCO iProcess
10 21 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
11 20 (0.33%) ION MarketView
12 18 (0.30%) Magento
13 16 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
14 12 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
15 10 (0.16%) Fredhopper
15 10 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
15 10 (0.16%) Temenos T24
16 9 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 9 (0.15%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 155 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 123 (2.02%) SaaS
3 42 (0.69%) PaaS
4 39 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (0.62%) GitHub
6 27 (0.44%) IaaS
6 27 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
7 21 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (0.25%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.15%) Office 365
10 6 (0.098%) Heroku
10 6 (0.098%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.082%) Joyent
11 5 (0.082%) Rackspace Cloud
12 4 (0.066%) Google Apps
12 4 (0.066%) AWS Data Pipeline
13 3 (0.049%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.033%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.033%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.033%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 447 (7.34%) TCP/IP
2 374 (6.14%) Firewall
3 337 (5.53%) DNS
4 242 (3.97%) SAN
5 240 (3.94%) HTTP
5 240 (3.94%) Internet
6 147 (2.41%) LDAP
7 133 (2.18%) LAN
8 128 (2.10%) VPN
9 124 (2.03%) WAN
10 120 (1.97%) SSH
11 105 (1.72%) BGP
12 103 (1.69%) FTP
13 96 (1.58%) Network Security
14 88 (1.44%) SSL
15 85 (1.39%) NAS
16 83 (1.36%) Multicast
17 80 (1.31%) DHCP
18 78 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
19 64 (1.05%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 692 (11.36%) MySQL
2 660 (10.83%) SQL Server
3 486 (7.98%) Oracle Database
4 432 (7.09%) Relational Database
5 280 (4.59%) RDBMS
6 253 (4.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 228 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
8 217 (3.56%) NoSQL
9 200 (3.28%) DB2
10 171 (2.81%) MongoDB
10 171 (2.81%) Big Data
11 123 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
12 113 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
13 105 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
13 105 (1.72%) Hadoop
14 78 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
15 76 (1.25%) Oracle Exadata
16 69 (1.13%) OLTP
17 55 (0.90%) Oracle ODI
18 51 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 331 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 305 (5.00%) Subversion
3 261 (4.28%) Maven
4 245 (4.02%) Jenkins
5 204 (3.35%) JIRA
6 167 (2.74%) JUnit
7 143 (2.35%) Ant
8 136 (2.23%) Eclipse
9 130 (2.13%) Cucumber
10 116 (1.90%) Hudson
11 113 (1.85%) Selenium
12 95 (1.56%) TeamCity
13 60 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
14 58 (0.95%) WebDriver
15 45 (0.74%) ClearCase
16 41 (0.67%) Mercurial
17 38 (0.62%) Emacs
18 36 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
19 35 (0.57%) Calabash
20 31 (0.51%) JMeter
General
1 2480 (40.70%) Finance
2 1149 (18.85%) Banking
3 757 (12.42%) Front Office
4 581 (9.53%) Investment Banking
5 252 (4.14%) Financial Institution
6 248 (4.07%) Telecoms
7 208 (3.41%) Retail
8 152 (2.49%) Games
8 152 (2.49%) Marketing
9 137 (2.25%) Back Office
10 76 (1.25%) Advertising
11 66 (1.08%) Law
12 54 (0.89%) Publishing
13 51 (0.84%) Billing
14 39 (0.64%) Legal
15 32 (0.53%) Multimedia
16 21 (0.34%) iGaming
17 19 (0.31%) Manufacturing
18 17 (0.28%) Electronics
19 15 (0.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1927 (31.62%) Developer
2 1090 (17.89%) Analyst
3 690 (11.32%) Support Analyst
4 634 (10.40%) Java Developer
5 600 (9.85%) Applications Support
6 581 (9.53%) C++ Developer
7 399 (6.55%) Administrator
8 308 (5.05%) Applications Support Analyst
9 298 (4.89%) Systems Administrator
10 240 (3.94%) Senior Developer
11 237 (3.89%) Architect
12 202 (3.31%) DBA
13 191 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
14 183 (3.00%) Consultant
15 167 (2.74%) Linux Engineer
16 163 (2.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 145 (2.38%) Software Engineer
17 145 (2.38%) Oracle DBA
18 138 (2.26%) Junior
19 120 (1.97%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 594 (9.75%) XML
2 532 (8.73%) Web Services
3 521 (8.55%) Spring
4 471 (7.73%) HTML
5 398 (6.53%) FIX Protocol
6 323 (5.30%) J2EE
7 315 (5.17%) CSS
8 299 (4.91%) STL
9 289 (4.74%) Middleware
10 285 (4.68%) .NET
11 245 (4.02%) Hibernate
12 213 (3.50%) SOAP
13 191 (3.13%) jQuery
14 187 (3.07%) Java EE
15 173 (2.84%) JMS
16 166 (2.72%) HTML5
17 154 (2.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 133 (2.18%) Ajax
19 127 (2.08%) JSON
20 125 (2.05%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 654 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 503 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 439 (7.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 431 (7.07%) Derivative
5 393 (6.45%) Equities
6 343 (5.63%) Fixed Income
7 232 (3.81%) Hedge funds
8 227 (3.72%) Open Source
9 172 (2.82%) Algorithms
10 156 (2.56%) Clustering
10 156 (2.56%) Management Information System
11 155 (2.54%) Mathematics
11 155 (2.54%) Data Structures
12 99 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
13 82 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
14 75 (1.23%) User Experience
15 72 (1.18%) Client/Server
16 61 (1.00%) Mainframe
17 59 (0.97%) Mobile App
18 57 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3533 (57.98%) Linux
2 1674 (27.47%) Windows
3 750 (12.31%) Solaris
4 406 (6.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 270 (4.43%) AIX
6 113 (1.85%) Ubuntu
7 103 (1.69%) CentOS
8 102 (1.67%) Debian
9 96 (1.58%) Android
10 94 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 72 (1.18%) Apple iOS
12 69 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 60 (0.98%) Windows XP
14 59 (0.97%) Mac OS X
15 55 (0.90%) HPUX
16 48 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
16 48 (0.79%) Windows 7
17 34 (0.56%) SUSE
18 25 (0.41%) Windows 8
19 24 (0.39%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 975 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 613 (10.06%) OO
3 577 (9.47%) ITIL
4 558 (9.16%) Multithreading
5 477 (7.83%) Software Engineering
6 395 (6.48%) E-Commerce
7 374 (6.14%) Low Latency
8 330 (5.42%) Scrum
9 315 (5.17%) TDD
10 304 (4.99%) Performance Tuning
11 300 (4.92%) Project Management
12 295 (4.84%) Analytics
13 277 (4.55%) DevOps
14 266 (4.36%) ETL
15 262 (4.30%) Configuration Management
16 257 (4.22%) SOA
17 256 (4.20%) OOD
18 250 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
19 224 (3.68%) Electronic Trading
20 207 (3.40%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2544 (41.75%) SQL
2 2119 (34.77%) Java
3 1195 (19.61%) Perl
4 1141 (18.72%) C++
5 991 (16.26%) Python
6 813 (13.34%) Shell Script
7 639 (10.49%) JavaScript
8 525 (8.62%) Bash Shell
9 458 (7.52%) C#
10 398 (6.53%) PHP
11 367 (6.02%) C
12 331 (5.43%) PL/SQL
13 302 (4.96%) Ruby
14 123 (2.02%) VBA
15 116 (1.90%) Scala
16 108 (1.77%) Korn
17 76 (1.25%) VB
18 62 (1.02%) PowerShell
19 61 (1.00%) T-SQL
19 61 (1.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 965 (15.84%) Degree
2 133 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
3 112 (1.84%) CISSP
4 101 (1.66%) Security Cleared
5 83 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
6 72 (1.18%) CCNA
7 70 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 66 (1.08%) ISEB
9 59 (0.97%) SC Cleared
10 57 (0.94%) MCSE
11 46 (0.75%) CCNP
12 37 (0.61%) CISM
13 36 (0.59%) CISA
14 30 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 29 (0.48%) RHCE
16 28 (0.46%) MCITP
17 27 (0.44%) ISTQB
18 22 (0.36%) DV Cleared
18 22 (0.36%) CCSP
19 21 (0.34%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 472 (7.75%) QA
2 134 (2.20%) SLA
3 72 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 48 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 37 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 29 (0.48%) COBIT
7 24 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
9 16 (0.26%) EMIR
10 10 (0.16%) JSP 440
11 9 (0.15%) Basel II
12 7 (0.11%) Solvency II
12 7 (0.11%) Data Quality
13 6 (0.098%) BS7799
14 3 (0.049%) HIPAA
15 2 (0.033%) Basel III
15 2 (0.033%) CRD IV
15 2 (0.033%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 291 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 163 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 147 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
4 94 (1.54%) NFS
5 81 (1.33%) vSphere
6 76 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
7 62 (1.02%) Varnish
8 47 (0.77%) Hyper-V
9 43 (0.71%) Xen
10 40 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
11 38 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 37 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 37 (0.61%) VMware ESX
13 30 (0.49%) Firmware
14 28 (0.46%) Squid
15 27 (0.44%) KVM
16 23 (0.38%) Snort
17 20 (0.33%) XenApp
18 16 (0.26%) Samba
18 16 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 387 (6.35%) Puppet
2 251 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
3 199 (3.27%) Nagios
4 115 (1.89%) Data Guard
5 91 (1.49%) NetBackup
6 78 (1.28%) Ansible
7 70 (1.15%) ITRS Geneos
8 53 (0.87%) Tivoli
9 46 (0.75%) Opsview
10 42 (0.69%) Graphite
10 42 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 42 (0.69%) Control-M
11 40 (0.66%) logstash
12 33 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 31 (0.51%) OpenView
13 31 (0.51%) Salt
14 28 (0.46%) ZABBIX
14 28 (0.46%) Cacti
15 27 (0.44%) CFEngine
16 25 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1802 (29.57%) Oracle
2 492 (8.07%) Red Hat
3 432 (7.09%) Sybase
4 431 (7.07%) Microsoft
5 417 (6.84%) VMware
6 291 (4.78%) IBM
7 280 (4.59%) Cisco
8 231 (3.79%) HP
9 187 (3.07%) Bloomberg
10 157 (2.58%) Sun
11 133 (2.18%) Veritas
12 131 (2.15%) NetApp
13 120 (1.97%) Informatica
13 120 (1.97%) Citrix
14 117 (1.92%) Reuters
15 106 (1.74%) Juniper
16 102 (1.67%) EMC
17 100 (1.64%) Fidessa
18 98 (1.61%) TIBCO
19 79 (1.30%) F5
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £70k - £75k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £70k - £75k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + standard big company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago