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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 36 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2811 3355 3476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.32% 6.74% 7.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.44% 24.66% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2300 2816 2895
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 £42,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
11991 13607 12391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.95% 27.32% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10338 11718 10580
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 £28,500 £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 1 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 1 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 -1 734 £57,500 +4.54% 127
Docklands, London +26 28 £55,000 -25.42%
Uxbridge +7 10 £37,500 +97.36%
Ealing -14 10 £65,000 +20.37% 1
Hounslow -7 9 £47,500 +9.19% 1
Canary Wharf -2 8 £55,000 -35.29%
Westminster +15 5 £65,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 5 £38,066 +1.50% 2
Twickenham - 5 - -
Mayfair -3 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Croydon -1 2 £44,000 -20.00% 2
Harrow -8 2 - -
Hammersmith +3 1 £59,000 +38.82%
Chiswick -7 1 £47,500 +26.66%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 3213 (59.49%) Linux
2 2361 (43.71%) Finance
3 2175 (40.27%) SQL
4 1896 (35.10%) Java
5 1636 (30.29%) Oracle
6 1476 (27.33%) Windows
7 1121 (20.76%) Python
8 1066 (19.74%) Perl
9 1037 (19.20%) Banking
10 966 (17.89%) C++
11 948 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
12 835 (15.46%) Degree
13 663 (12.28%) JavaScript
13 663 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
14 656 (12.15%) SQL Server
15 608 (11.26%) Front Office
16 599 (11.09%) Shell Script
17 548 (10.15%) Computer Science
18 547 (10.13%) Multithreading
19 535 (9.91%) Solaris
20 527 (9.76%) XML
21 505 (9.35%) MySQL
22 485 (8.98%) HTML
22 485 (8.98%) Relational Database
23 481 (8.91%) ITIL
24 477 (8.83%) Oracle Database
25 466 (8.63%) OO
26 447 (8.28%) Investment Banking
27 445 (8.24%) Bash Shell
28 435 (8.05%) Web Services

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 355 (6.57%) Apache
2 290 (5.37%) Tomcat
3 229 (4.24%) WebSphere
4 196 (3.63%) WebLogic
5 185 (3.43%) JBoss
6 105 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 83 (1.54%) Node.js
8 80 (1.48%) nginx
9 71 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 71 (1.31%) Oracle Service Bus
9 71 (1.31%) IIS
10 62 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
11 60 (1.11%) MS Exchange
12 57 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
13 53 (0.98%) Confluence
14 50 (0.93%) Apache Solr
15 47 (0.87%) OpenStack
16 45 (0.83%) SharePoint
17 43 (0.80%) CMS
17 43 (0.80%) MQSeries
Applications
1 283 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 107 (1.98%) MS Office
3 36 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 36 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (0.56%) MS Project
5 28 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 12 (0.22%) CPLEX
7 7 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.13%) InDesign
8 5 (0.093%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.074%) Maya
10 2 (0.037%) SPSS
11 1 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.019%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.019%) InCopy
11 1 (0.019%) Gephi
11 1 (0.019%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 61 (1.13%) Oracle BPM
2 58 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 57 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
4 54 (1.00%) ION MarketView
5 48 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
6 36 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
7 28 (0.52%) RMDS
8 21 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
9 20 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
10 15 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
11 14 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
11 14 (0.26%) Markit EDM
12 13 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
13 12 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
13 12 (0.22%) MetaTrader
14 11 (0.20%) Endur
14 11 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 11 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
15 8 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
15 8 (0.15%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 262 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (2.00%) SaaS
3 71 (1.31%) PaaS
4 42 (0.78%) IaaS
5 41 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 40 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 38 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
8 29 (0.54%) Amazon S3
9 25 (0.46%) GitHub
10 19 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (0.22%) Office 365
12 11 (0.20%) Heroku
12 11 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
14 9 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 7 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 7 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
15 7 (0.13%) Google App Engine
16 6 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 387 (7.17%) TCP/IP
2 264 (4.89%) Firewall
3 259 (4.80%) DNS
4 253 (4.68%) SAN
5 252 (4.67%) Internet
6 236 (4.37%) HTTP
7 139 (2.57%) LDAP
8 126 (2.33%) WAN
9 122 (2.26%) LAN
10 89 (1.65%) VPN
11 86 (1.59%) Network Security
11 86 (1.59%) NAS
12 83 (1.54%) SSL
13 82 (1.52%) BGP
14 74 (1.37%) SSH
14 74 (1.37%) DHCP
15 54 (1.00%) Multicast
16 51 (0.94%) FTP
17 49 (0.91%) OSPF
18 41 (0.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 656 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 505 (9.35%) MySQL
3 485 (8.98%) Relational Database
4 477 (8.83%) Oracle Database
5 264 (4.89%) RDBMS
6 241 (4.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 214 (3.96%) Big Data
8 173 (3.20%) DB2
9 172 (3.18%) MongoDB
10 157 (2.91%) NoSQL
11 154 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
12 125 (2.31%) Hadoop
13 123 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
14 109 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 92 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
16 91 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
17 79 (1.46%) Oracle Exadata
18 76 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
19 75 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 64 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 348 (6.44%) Git (software)
2 246 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 232 (4.30%) Subversion
4 217 (4.02%) Maven
5 163 (3.02%) JIRA
6 122 (2.26%) Ant
7 96 (1.78%) JUnit
8 95 (1.76%) Eclipse
9 81 (1.50%) Selenium
10 73 (1.35%) TeamCity
11 69 (1.28%) Cucumber
12 65 (1.20%) Hudson
13 54 (1.00%) Visual Studio
14 50 (0.93%) Mercurial
15 49 (0.91%) WebDriver
16 40 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 35 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
18 29 (0.54%) HP UFT
18 29 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
19 26 (0.48%) FitNesse
General
1 2361 (43.71%) Finance
2 1037 (19.20%) Banking
3 608 (11.26%) Front Office
4 447 (8.28%) Investment Banking
5 304 (5.63%) Retail
6 283 (5.24%) Telecoms
7 179 (3.31%) Financial Institution
8 177 (3.28%) Back Office
9 152 (2.81%) Games
10 92 (1.70%) Marketing
11 84 (1.56%) Legal
12 61 (1.13%) Advertising
13 37 (0.69%) Law
14 36 (0.67%) Billing
15 35 (0.65%) Retail Banking
16 33 (0.61%) Electronics
17 28 (0.52%) Manufacturing
17 28 (0.52%) Online Betting
18 23 (0.43%) International Banking
19 22 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1672 (30.96%) Developer
2 861 (15.94%) Analyst
3 679 (12.57%) Applications Support
4 569 (10.54%) Support Analyst
5 528 (9.78%) Java Developer
6 429 (7.94%) C++ Developer
7 340 (6.30%) Applications Support Analyst
8 320 (5.92%) Administrator
9 290 (5.37%) Consultant
10 264 (4.89%) Senior Developer
11 215 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
12 196 (3.63%) DBA
13 181 (3.35%) Architect
14 179 (3.31%) Support Engineer
15 170 (3.15%) DevOps Engineer
16 133 (2.46%) Oracle DBA
17 131 (2.43%) Linux Administrator
18 130 (2.41%) Software Engineer
19 117 (2.17%) Junior
20 108 (2.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 527 (9.76%) XML
2 485 (8.98%) HTML
3 435 (8.05%) Web Services
4 427 (7.91%) Spring
5 379 (7.02%) FIX Protocol
6 335 (6.20%) .NET
7 305 (5.65%) Middleware
8 296 (5.48%) CSS
9 262 (4.85%) J2EE
10 224 (4.15%) Hibernate
11 207 (3.83%) STL
12 171 (3.17%) HTML5
13 163 (3.02%) REST
14 161 (2.98%) JMS
15 156 (2.89%) jQuery
16 131 (2.43%) JSON
17 125 (2.31%) SOAP
18 116 (2.15%) Oracle Fusion
19 109 (2.02%) Java EE
20 98 (1.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 663 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 548 (10.15%) Computer Science
3 416 (7.70%) Derivative
4 381 (7.05%) Equities
5 374 (6.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 300 (5.55%) Fixed Income
7 248 (4.59%) Hedge funds
8 234 (4.33%) Data Centre
9 224 (4.15%) Data Structures
10 205 (3.80%) Algorithms
11 170 (3.15%) Management Information System
12 132 (2.44%) Equity Derivative
13 126 (2.33%) Mathematics
14 123 (2.28%) Clustering
15 88 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
16 85 (1.57%) Replication
17 68 (1.26%) Client/Server
18 64 (1.18%) Mobile App
19 63 (1.17%) Mainframe
20 60 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3213 (59.49%) Linux
2 1476 (27.33%) Windows
3 535 (9.91%) Solaris
4 295 (5.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 146 (2.70%) AIX
6 97 (1.80%) Ubuntu
7 86 (1.59%) CentOS
8 77 (1.43%) Android
8 77 (1.43%) Apple iOS
9 68 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 59 (1.09%) Debian
11 57 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
12 49 (0.91%) Mac OS X
13 43 (0.80%) Windows XP
14 39 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
14 39 (0.72%) Windows 7
15 35 (0.65%) SUSE
16 33 (0.61%) HPUX
17 23 (0.43%) zOS
17 23 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 948 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
2 547 (10.13%) Multithreading
3 481 (8.91%) ITIL
4 466 (8.63%) OO
5 410 (7.59%) TDD
6 391 (7.24%) DevOps
7 388 (7.18%) Software Engineering
8 364 (6.74%) Low Latency
9 329 (6.09%) Scrum
10 318 (5.89%) Continuous Integration
11 291 (5.39%) E-Commerce
12 277 (5.13%) SDLC
13 272 (5.04%) SOA
14 248 (4.59%) Configuration Management
15 243 (4.50%) Performance Tuning
16 233 (4.31%) Electronic Trading
17 229 (4.24%) ETL
18 227 (4.20%) Analytics
19 205 (3.80%) OOD
20 199 (3.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2175 (40.27%) SQL
2 1896 (35.10%) Java
3 1121 (20.76%) Python
4 1066 (19.74%) Perl
5 966 (17.89%) C++
6 663 (12.28%) JavaScript
7 599 (11.09%) Shell Script
8 445 (8.24%) Bash Shell
9 395 (7.31%) C#
10 363 (6.72%) PL/SQL
11 352 (6.52%) C
12 307 (5.68%) PHP
13 267 (4.94%) Ruby
14 130 (2.41%) Scala
15 108 (2.00%) Korn
16 101 (1.87%) PowerShell
17 81 (1.50%) T-SQL
18 73 (1.35%) VBA
19 52 (0.96%) Groovy
20 51 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 835 (15.46%) Degree
2 167 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 107 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
4 86 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 82 (1.52%) CISSP
6 77 (1.43%) DV Cleared
7 75 (1.39%) CCNA
8 72 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 57 (1.06%) MCP
10 53 (0.98%) CCNP
11 49 (0.91%) CISM
12 47 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
13 35 (0.65%) HND
14 29 (0.54%) MCSE
15 27 (0.50%) PhD
16 26 (0.48%) CISA
17 20 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
18 19 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 18 (0.33%) MCSA
19 18 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 325 (6.02%) QA
2 96 (1.78%) SLA
3 59 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 48 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 43 (0.80%) COBIT
6 24 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
8 14 (0.26%) ISO 9001
8 14 (0.26%) EMIR
9 11 (0.20%) Data Quality
10 10 (0.19%) MiFID
11 7 (0.13%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.093%) JSP 440
13 4 (0.074%) Basel II
14 2 (0.037%) GCP
14 2 (0.037%) BS7799
15 1 (0.019%) RosettaNet
15 1 (0.019%) HIPAA
15 1 (0.019%) Basel III
15 1 (0.019%) CRD IV
System Software
1 266 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 197 (3.65%) Active Directory
3 142 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
4 89 (1.65%) NFS
5 50 (0.93%) vSphere
6 46 (0.85%) Xen
7 36 (0.67%) VMware ESX
8 34 (0.63%) Hyper-V
9 33 (0.61%) Squid
10 30 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 30 (0.56%) Docker
11 29 (0.54%) iptables
12 27 (0.50%) Samba
13 25 (0.46%) KVM
14 18 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 16 (0.30%) Varnish
16 13 (0.24%) XenDesktop
17 12 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
17 12 (0.22%) Sendmail
18 11 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 347 (6.42%) Puppet
2 220 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
3 153 (2.83%) Nagios
4 126 (2.33%) Data Guard
5 79 (1.46%) Ansible
6 67 (1.24%) ITRS Geneos
7 59 (1.09%) Tivoli
8 50 (0.93%) Salt
9 45 (0.83%) NetBackup
10 41 (0.76%) ZABBIX
11 38 (0.70%) Vagrant
12 35 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
13 26 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
14 25 (0.46%) Oracle ZFS
15 23 (0.43%) Capistrano
16 22 (0.41%) Control-M
17 20 (0.37%) Hyperic
18 19 (0.35%) SCCM
19 18 (0.33%) SCOM
20 17 (0.31%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1636 (30.29%) Oracle
2 427 (7.91%) Microsoft
3 423 (7.83%) Sybase
4 422 (7.81%) Red Hat
5 364 (6.74%) VMware
6 238 (4.41%) Cisco
7 225 (4.17%) IBM
8 224 (4.15%) HP
9 164 (3.04%) Sun
10 106 (1.96%) NetApp
11 98 (1.81%) Citrix
12 95 (1.76%) Veritas
13 86 (1.59%) TIBCO
14 85 (1.57%) EMC
14 85 (1.57%) F5
15 82 (1.52%) Bloomberg
16 74 (1.37%) Reuters
17 71 (1.31%) Informatica
18 62 (1.15%) Juniper
18 62 (1.15%) Splunk
London
Curtis Reed Associates
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £95000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £200000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary is approx up to £35k base + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Traini
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 14 hours ago