The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 56 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 1978 2838 3161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.03% 6.39% 6.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.14% 23.58% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1646 2347 2678
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £91,250 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
9822 12036 12851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.98% 27.12% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8583 10401 11028
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in London

Unix
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -14 387 £65,000 +13.04% 74
Canary Wharf +15 20 £60,000 +2.12%
Croydon +3 13 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Uxbridge 0 7 £58,250 +61.80% 2
Ealing +9 6 £67,500 +17.39%
Wimbledon -11 5 - -
Feltham +8 3 £47,500 - 1
Harrow +8 3 £32,500 -
Chiswick +1 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hounslow +7 2 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Bromley -3 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 1 £37,500 -1.48%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Unix.

1 2510 (58.64%) Linux
2 1784 (41.68%) SQL
3 1763 (41.19%) Finance
4 1498 (35.00%) Java
5 1363 (31.85%) Windows
6 1183 (27.64%) Oracle
7 1097 (25.63%) Python
8 1033 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
9 787 (18.39%) Degree
10 733 (17.13%) C++
11 717 (16.75%) Banking
12 672 (15.70%) Perl
13 533 (12.45%) DevOps
14 516 (12.06%) Puppet
15 511 (11.94%) Shell Script
16 509 (11.89%) Computer Science
17 505 (11.80%) ITIL
18 504 (11.78%) JavaScript
19 482 (11.26%) SQL Server
20 479 (11.19%) Microsoft
21 453 (10.58%) HTML
22 439 (10.26%) MySQL
23 435 (10.16%) Software Engineering
24 426 (9.95%) Bash Shell
25 399 (9.32%) XML
26 393 (9.18%) VMware
27 389 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
28 386 (9.02%) Red Hat
29 385 (9.00%) Jenkins
30 383 (8.95%) Analytical Skills

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 333 (7.78%) Apache
2 262 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 235 (5.49%) WebLogic
4 201 (4.70%) WebSphere
5 162 (3.79%) JBoss
6 153 (3.57%) IIS
7 81 (1.89%) SharePoint
8 77 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
9 64 (1.50%) MS Exchange
10 63 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
11 58 (1.36%) nginx
12 52 (1.21%) Apache Spark
12 52 (1.21%) OpenStack
13 49 (1.14%) Confluence
14 43 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 41 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
16 30 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
17 27 (0.63%) SAS
18 26 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 22 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 198 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 120 (2.80%) MS Office
3 50 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.40%) Photoshop
6 12 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.28%) Gliffy
6 12 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
6 12 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.23%) FrameMaker
8 6 (0.14%) MS Project
9 5 (0.12%) HipChat
10 4 (0.093%) SPSS
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.023%) Stata
Business Applications
1 41 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
2 36 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
3 30 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (0.47%) CSG Singleview
4 20 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
5 17 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (0.35%) Eagle PACE
6 15 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
6 15 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
7 13 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 13 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
8 12 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
8 12 (0.28%) Salerio
9 9 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 8 (0.19%) RMDS
10 8 (0.19%) Summit
11 7 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (0.16%) Infor M3
11 7 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
11 7 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 389 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 123 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 122 (2.85%) SaaS
4 91 (2.13%) PaaS
5 89 (2.08%) GitHub
6 71 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
7 56 (1.31%) IaaS
8 48 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
9 31 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
10 28 (0.65%) OpenShift
11 27 (0.63%) Office 365
12 18 (0.42%) Amazon S3
13 17 (0.40%) Apcera
14 12 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 10 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
16 8 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
17 7 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
17 7 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 7 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 353 (8.25%) Firewall
2 260 (6.07%) DNS
3 256 (5.98%) TCP/IP
4 219 (5.12%) HTTP
5 163 (3.81%) Internet
6 162 (3.79%) SAN
7 131 (3.06%) Network Security
8 130 (3.04%) LDAP
9 103 (2.41%) SSL
9 103 (2.41%) VPN
10 97 (2.27%) LAN
11 94 (2.20%) WAN
12 89 (2.08%) NAS
13 71 (1.66%) MPLS
14 64 (1.50%) FTP
15 61 (1.43%) BGP
16 56 (1.31%) DHCP
17 48 (1.12%) Multicast
18 45 (1.05%) SMTP
19 44 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (11.26%) SQL Server
2 439 (10.26%) MySQL
3 311 (7.27%) Relational Database
4 231 (5.40%) Oracle Database
5 187 (4.37%) NoSQL
6 185 (4.32%) MongoDB
7 159 (3.71%) Big Data
7 159 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
8 157 (3.67%) RDBMS
9 135 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
10 130 (3.04%) Hadoop
11 93 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 90 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
13 89 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
14 80 (1.87%) Oracle Database 10g
15 77 (1.80%) DB2
16 70 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
17 65 (1.52%) KDB
17 65 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 60 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 385 (9.00%) Jenkins
2 361 (8.43%) Git (software)
3 206 (4.81%) JIRA
4 169 (3.95%) Selenium
5 166 (3.88%) Subversion
6 142 (3.32%) Maven
7 116 (2.71%) JUnit
8 95 (2.22%) Cucumber
9 80 (1.87%) Ant
10 56 (1.31%) Eclipse
11 52 (1.21%) HP UFT
12 47 (1.10%) LoadRunner
13 46 (1.07%) TeamCity
14 40 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 36 (0.84%) RSpec
15 36 (0.84%) Vagrant
16 35 (0.82%) Hudson
17 31 (0.72%) Jasmine
17 31 (0.72%) Mockito
18 27 (0.63%) SilkTest
General
1 1763 (41.19%) Finance
2 717 (16.75%) Banking
3 359 (8.39%) Front Office
4 298 (6.96%) Investment Banking
5 150 (3.50%) Telecoms
6 140 (3.27%) Retail
7 137 (3.20%) Back Office
7 137 (3.20%) Financial Institution
8 107 (2.50%) Games
8 107 (2.50%) Marketing
9 97 (2.27%) Advertising
10 50 (1.17%) Publishing
11 48 (1.12%) Billing
12 45 (1.05%) Legal
13 26 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 22 (0.51%) French Language
15 21 (0.49%) International Banking
16 19 (0.44%) German Language
16 19 (0.44%) Law
17 18 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1261 (29.46%) Developer
2 659 (15.40%) Analyst
3 357 (8.34%) Support Analyst
4 352 (8.22%) Applications Support
5 347 (8.11%) Java Developer
6 318 (7.43%) C++ Developer
7 259 (6.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 231 (5.40%) Administrator
9 226 (5.28%) Linux Engineer
10 216 (5.05%) Senior Developer
11 199 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
12 197 (4.60%) Consultant
13 160 (3.74%) Unix Engineer
14 141 (3.29%) Python Developer
15 138 (3.22%) Systems Administrator
16 137 (3.20%) Architect
17 136 (3.18%) Support Engineer
18 130 (3.04%) Unix Developer
19 128 (2.99%) Software Engineer
20 125 (2.92%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (10.58%) HTML
2 399 (9.32%) XML
3 338 (7.90%) Web Services
4 318 (7.43%) .NET
5 305 (7.13%) CSS
6 262 (6.12%) FIX Protocol
7 227 (5.30%) Middleware
8 216 (5.05%) J2EE
9 200 (4.67%) Spring
10 169 (3.95%) HTML5
11 167 (3.90%) SOAP
12 159 (3.71%) JMS
13 141 (3.29%) AngularJS
14 138 (3.22%) LAMP
15 133 (3.11%) REST
16 131 (3.06%) jQuery
17 115 (2.69%) JSON
18 105 (2.45%) STL
19 95 (2.22%) ASP.NET
19 95 (2.22%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 509 (11.89%) Computer Science
2 383 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
3 290 (6.78%) Derivative
4 272 (6.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 238 (5.56%) Hedge funds
6 223 (5.21%) Fixed Income
7 222 (5.19%) Equities
8 178 (4.16%) Data Centre
9 154 (3.60%) Management Information System
10 132 (3.08%) Fintech
11 126 (2.94%) Algorithms
12 123 (2.87%) Mathematics
13 99 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
14 89 (2.08%) Data Structures
15 88 (2.06%) Visualisation
16 65 (1.52%) User Experience
17 63 (1.47%) Replication
18 61 (1.43%) Clustering
19 57 (1.33%) Statistics
20 49 (1.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2510 (58.64%) Linux
2 1363 (31.85%) Windows
3 287 (6.71%) Windows Server
4 257 (6.00%) Solaris
5 254 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 137 (3.20%) AIX
7 118 (2.76%) CentOS
8 106 (2.48%) SUSE
9 86 (2.01%) Android
10 80 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 69 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 66 (1.54%) Apple iOS
13 65 (1.52%) Ubuntu
14 55 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
15 51 (1.19%) Debian
16 39 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
17 32 (0.75%) Windows 7
18 26 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 22 (0.51%) Nucleus RTOS
20 20 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1033 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 533 (12.45%) DevOps
3 505 (11.80%) ITIL
4 435 (10.16%) Software Engineering
5 318 (7.43%) OO
5 318 (7.43%) TDD
6 313 (7.31%) Configuration Management
7 310 (7.24%) Multithreading
8 298 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
9 293 (6.85%) Open Source
10 291 (6.80%) Scrum
11 267 (6.24%) SOA
12 235 (5.49%) Low Latency
13 218 (5.09%) SDLC
14 215 (5.02%) Project Management
15 212 (4.95%) High Availability
16 211 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
17 194 (4.53%) Analytics
18 186 (4.35%) BDD
18 186 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1784 (41.68%) SQL
2 1498 (35.00%) Java
3 1097 (25.63%) Python
4 733 (17.13%) C++
5 672 (15.70%) Perl
6 511 (11.94%) Shell Script
7 504 (11.78%) JavaScript
8 426 (9.95%) Bash Shell
9 353 (8.25%) C
9 353 (8.25%) Ruby
10 307 (7.17%) PL/SQL
11 304 (7.10%) PHP
12 237 (5.54%) C#
13 166 (3.88%) PowerShell
14 138 (3.22%) Scala
15 92 (2.15%) VB
16 82 (1.92%) Groovy
17 77 (1.80%) Korn
18 66 (1.54%) T-SQL
19 65 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 787 (18.39%) Degree
2 99 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
3 97 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 91 (2.13%) CISSP
5 69 (1.61%) CCNP
6 59 (1.38%) CCNA
6 59 (1.38%) SC Cleared
7 52 (1.21%) CISM
8 49 (1.14%) ISEB
9 44 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 43 (1.00%) ISTQB
11 38 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 32 (0.75%) CEH
12 32 (0.75%) MCSE
13 30 (0.70%) CREST Certified
14 29 (0.68%) CISA
14 29 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 27 (0.63%) CCIE
16 25 (0.58%) GCIH
17 24 (0.56%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 380 (8.88%) QA
2 117 (2.73%) SLA
3 66 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 47 (1.10%) COBIT
5 44 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.30%) HL7
7 13 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
9 9 (0.21%) MiFID
10 7 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.16%) SDET
10 7 (0.16%) SEPA
11 6 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
11 6 (0.14%) Solvency II
11 6 (0.14%) SSAE 16
12 5 (0.12%) DICOM
13 4 (0.093%) EMIR
14 3 (0.070%) JSP 440
14 3 (0.070%) SAS 70
System Software
1 282 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 214 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 159 (3.71%) Docker
4 102 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
5 85 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
6 73 (1.71%) vSphere
7 49 (1.14%) Hyper-V
8 48 (1.12%) Xen
9 47 (1.10%) NFS
10 40 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
11 39 (0.91%) XenServer
12 35 (0.82%) KVM
13 33 (0.77%) Squid
14 26 (0.61%) vCloud
15 24 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
16 23 (0.54%) iptables
17 22 (0.51%) Snort
17 22 (0.51%) VMware ESX
18 21 (0.49%) Postfix
19 20 (0.47%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 516 (12.06%) Puppet
2 293 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
3 228 (5.33%) Ansible
4 190 (4.44%) Nagios
5 109 (2.55%) Control-M
6 58 (1.36%) ITRS Geneos
7 57 (1.33%) SCOM
8 53 (1.24%) Salt
9 50 (1.17%) Terraform
10 43 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
11 42 (0.98%) logstash
12 39 (0.91%) Data Guard
13 37 (0.86%) SCCM
14 36 (0.84%) Cobbler
15 32 (0.75%) Tivoli
16 29 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 28 (0.65%) BladeLogic
17 28 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
18 26 (0.61%) HAProxy
19 23 (0.54%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1183 (27.64%) Oracle
2 479 (11.19%) Microsoft
3 393 (9.18%) VMware
4 386 (9.02%) Red Hat
5 226 (5.28%) Sybase
6 206 (4.81%) Cisco
7 184 (4.30%) IBM
8 127 (2.97%) HP
9 102 (2.38%) Citrix
9 102 (2.38%) Splunk
10 86 (2.01%) Sun
11 80 (1.87%) Informatica
12 79 (1.85%) Murex
13 76 (1.78%) F5
14 72 (1.68%) EMC
15 67 (1.57%) Google
16 64 (1.50%) SAP
17 58 (1.36%) Juniper
18 49 (1.14%) ATG
19 48 (1.12%) TIBCO
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 31 minutes ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Flexible hours, Bonus + more!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £44000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: Unspecified Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £48000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + flexible hours, cycle2work, childcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday