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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 31 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 3047 3493 4180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.67% 7.57% 8.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.95% 27.31% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2545 2915 3618
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 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,800 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
12721 12791 13566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.85% 27.72% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10909 10956 11849
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -4 870 £57,500 - 122
Surbiton +16 20 £55,000 +10.00%
Uxbridge +11 18 £39,000 -25.71% 1
Docklands, London -14 14 £53,750 -27.85%
Harrow 0 9 - -
Wimbledon - 8 £65,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £47,500 -
Bromley +8 5 £62,500 -5.30%
Croydon -4 4 £38,750 -13.88%
Canary Wharf -7 4 £51,000 -49.00%
Greenwich - 4 - -
Greenford - 3 - -
Hounslow -14 2 £46,500 +3.33%
Isleworth - 2 £55,000 - 3
Twickenham +3 1 - -
Feltham +1 1 - - 1
Hammersmith -16 1 £36,000 +2.85%
Clapham - 1 £27,500 -
Barnet - 1 £26,500 -
Brentford - 1 £43,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 3607 (57.88%) Linux
2 2571 (41.25%) SQL
3 2455 (39.39%) Finance
4 2175 (34.90%) Java
5 1834 (29.43%) Oracle
6 1741 (27.94%) Windows
7 1204 (19.32%) Perl
8 1172 (18.81%) C++
9 1160 (18.61%) Banking
10 1041 (16.70%) Degree
11 1032 (16.56%) Python
12 991 (15.90%) Agile Software Development
13 809 (12.98%) Shell Script
14 792 (12.71%) Front Office
15 746 (11.97%) Solaris
16 702 (11.26%) MySQL
17 677 (10.86%) SQL Server
18 667 (10.70%) JavaScript
19 664 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
20 639 (10.25%) OO
21 602 (9.66%) Investment Banking
22 597 (9.58%) XML
23 585 (9.39%) ITIL
24 577 (9.26%) Multithreading
25 565 (9.07%) Computer Science
26 544 (8.73%) Web Services
27 542 (8.70%) Bash Shell
28 528 (8.47%) Software Engineering
29 523 (8.39%) Spring
29 523 (8.39%) Tomcat

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 523 (8.39%) Tomcat
2 477 (7.65%) Apache
3 271 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 229 (3.67%) JBoss
5 189 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 121 (1.94%) nginx
7 120 (1.93%) IIS
8 94 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
9 89 (1.43%) Node.js
10 70 (1.12%) Apache Solr
11 69 (1.11%) Drupal
12 62 (0.99%) GlassFish
13 57 (0.91%) Confluence
14 54 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 49 (0.79%) MS Exchange
16 48 (0.77%) SharePoint
16 48 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
16 48 (0.77%) WordPress
17 47 (0.75%) CMS
18 44 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 282 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 109 (1.75%) MS Office
3 39 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.22%) MS Project
6 10 (0.16%) SPSS
7 4 (0.064%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.048%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.048%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.032%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.032%) Stata
9 2 (0.032%) InDesign
9 2 (0.032%) CPLEX
10 1 (0.016%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.016%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.016%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 110 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
2 94 (1.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 91 (1.46%) Oracle Applications
4 45 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
5 33 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
6 27 (0.43%) RMDS
7 24 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
8 21 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
8 21 (0.34%) TIBCO iProcess
9 20 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
10 19 (0.30%) ION MarketView
10 19 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
11 18 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
12 17 (0.27%) Magento
12 17 (0.27%) Sentinel
13 12 (0.19%) Temenos T24
14 11 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 11 (0.18%) HFM
15 10 (0.16%) Fredhopper
16 7 (0.11%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 168 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 123 (1.97%) SaaS
3 44 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
4 38 (0.61%) GitHub
5 36 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 36 (0.58%) PaaS
6 26 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 17 (0.27%) IaaS
8 15 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 11 (0.18%) Office 365
10 8 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
11 7 (0.11%) Joyent
11 7 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
12 6 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.080%) Heroku
14 4 (0.064%) Google Apps
14 4 (0.064%) AWS Data Pipeline
15 3 (0.048%) Amazon SQS
16 2 (0.032%) Google App Engine
16 2 (0.032%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 449 (7.20%) TCP/IP
2 394 (6.32%) Firewall
3 325 (5.22%) DNS
4 257 (4.12%) SAN
5 251 (4.03%) Internet
6 249 (4.00%) HTTP
7 142 (2.28%) LDAP
8 130 (2.09%) LAN
9 125 (2.01%) WAN
10 123 (1.97%) VPN
11 117 (1.88%) SSH
12 103 (1.65%) BGP
13 94 (1.51%) FTP
14 91 (1.46%) SSL
15 89 (1.43%) Network Security
16 83 (1.33%) Multicast
17 82 (1.32%) NAS
18 80 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
19 70 (1.12%) DHCP
20 67 (1.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 702 (11.26%) MySQL
2 677 (10.86%) SQL Server
3 501 (8.04%) Oracle Database
4 443 (7.11%) Relational Database
5 283 (4.54%) RDBMS
6 271 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 237 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
8 211 (3.39%) NoSQL
9 200 (3.21%) DB2
10 182 (2.92%) Big Data
11 173 (2.78%) MongoDB
12 136 (2.18%) Oracle Database 10g
13 113 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
14 112 (1.80%) Hadoop
15 99 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
16 86 (1.38%) OLTP
17 84 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
18 76 (1.22%) Oracle Exadata
19 57 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
20 55 (0.88%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 324 (5.20%) Git (software)
2 313 (5.02%) Subversion
3 251 (4.03%) Maven
4 245 (3.93%) Jenkins
5 213 (3.42%) JIRA
6 170 (2.73%) JUnit
7 149 (2.39%) Ant
8 138 (2.21%) Eclipse
9 127 (2.04%) Cucumber
10 122 (1.96%) Selenium
11 106 (1.70%) Hudson
12 82 (1.32%) TeamCity
13 50 (0.80%) WebDriver
14 43 (0.69%) ClearCase
14 43 (0.69%) Emacs
15 40 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
16 37 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
17 36 (0.58%) PHPUnit
18 35 (0.56%) Mercurial
19 32 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2455 (39.39%) Finance
2 1160 (18.61%) Banking
3 792 (12.71%) Front Office
4 602 (9.66%) Investment Banking
5 287 (4.61%) Telecoms
6 249 (4.00%) Financial Institution
7 203 (3.26%) Retail
8 167 (2.68%) Games
9 145 (2.33%) Marketing
10 143 (2.29%) Back Office
11 86 (1.38%) Advertising
12 68 (1.09%) Law
13 52 (0.83%) Publishing
14 48 (0.77%) Billing
15 47 (0.75%) Legal
16 37 (0.59%) Multimedia
17 21 (0.34%) Manufacturing
18 18 (0.29%) Electronics
19 17 (0.27%) French Language
19 17 (0.27%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 1994 (32.00%) Developer
2 1108 (17.78%) Analyst
3 673 (10.80%) Support Analyst
4 662 (10.62%) Java Developer
5 603 (9.68%) C++ Developer
6 594 (9.53%) Applications Support
7 394 (6.32%) Administrator
8 304 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
9 289 (4.64%) Systems Administrator
10 251 (4.03%) Senior Developer
11 225 (3.61%) DBA
12 223 (3.58%) Architect
13 181 (2.90%) Consultant
13 181 (2.90%) Linux Administrator
14 163 (2.62%) Oracle DBA
15 161 (2.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 156 (2.50%) Software Engineer
17 153 (2.46%) Linux Engineer
18 144 (2.31%) Junior
19 143 (2.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 597 (9.58%) XML
2 544 (8.73%) Web Services
3 523 (8.39%) Spring
4 503 (8.07%) HTML
5 390 (6.26%) FIX Protocol
6 341 (5.47%) J2EE
7 336 (5.39%) CSS
8 318 (5.10%) STL
9 303 (4.86%) .NET
10 293 (4.70%) Middleware
11 243 (3.90%) Hibernate
12 215 (3.45%) SOAP
13 197 (3.16%) Java EE
14 191 (3.06%) jQuery
15 174 (2.79%) HTML5
16 168 (2.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 164 (2.63%) JMS
18 140 (2.25%) Ajax
19 133 (2.13%) LAMP
20 132 (2.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 664 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 565 (9.07%) Computer Science
3 439 (7.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 438 (7.03%) Derivative
5 428 (6.87%) Equities
6 345 (5.54%) Fixed Income
7 249 (4.00%) Hedge funds
8 243 (3.90%) Open Source
9 187 (3.00%) Algorithms
10 173 (2.78%) Data Structures
11 169 (2.71%) Management Information System
12 164 (2.63%) Mathematics
13 152 (2.44%) Clustering
14 92 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
15 82 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
16 73 (1.17%) User Experience
17 71 (1.14%) Replication
18 69 (1.11%) Client/Server
19 68 (1.09%) iPad
20 60 (0.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3607 (57.88%) Linux
2 1741 (27.94%) Windows
3 746 (11.97%) Solaris
4 413 (6.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 268 (4.30%) AIX
6 122 (1.96%) Ubuntu
7 117 (1.88%) CentOS
8 107 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 105 (1.68%) Android
10 98 (1.57%) Debian
11 77 (1.24%) Apple iOS
12 70 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
13 63 (1.01%) HPUX
14 54 (0.87%) Mac OS X
15 50 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
16 48 (0.77%) Windows XP
17 44 (0.71%) Windows 7
18 35 (0.56%) Fedora
19 34 (0.55%) SUSE
20 21 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 991 (15.90%) Agile Software Development
2 639 (10.25%) OO
3 585 (9.39%) ITIL
4 577 (9.26%) Multithreading
5 528 (8.47%) Software Engineering
6 412 (6.61%) E-Commerce
7 397 (6.37%) Low Latency
8 330 (5.30%) Analytics
9 312 (5.01%) Scrum
10 310 (4.97%) Performance Tuning
11 300 (4.81%) Project Management
12 291 (4.67%) Configuration Management
13 290 (4.65%) TDD
14 286 (4.59%) DevOps
15 267 (4.28%) ETL
16 254 (4.08%) OOD
17 253 (4.06%) SOA
18 239 (3.84%) Continuous Integration
19 224 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
19 224 (3.59%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 2571 (41.25%) SQL
2 2175 (34.90%) Java
3 1204 (19.32%) Perl
4 1172 (18.81%) C++
5 1032 (16.56%) Python
6 809 (12.98%) Shell Script
7 667 (10.70%) JavaScript
8 542 (8.70%) Bash Shell
9 482 (7.73%) C#
10 411 (6.59%) C
11 409 (6.56%) PHP
12 325 (5.22%) PL/SQL
13 322 (5.17%) Ruby
14 140 (2.25%) VBA
15 118 (1.89%) Scala
16 102 (1.64%) Korn
17 80 (1.28%) VB
18 70 (1.12%) AWK
18 70 (1.12%) PowerShell
19 54 (0.87%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1041 (16.70%) Degree
2 143 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
3 115 (1.85%) CISSP
4 108 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 80 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
6 67 (1.08%) CCNA
7 66 (1.06%) SC Cleared
8 64 (1.03%) ISEB
9 61 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 56 (0.90%) CCNP
11 52 (0.83%) MCSE
12 35 (0.56%) CISM
13 34 (0.55%) CISA
14 33 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 27 (0.43%) ISTQB
16 24 (0.39%) CCSP
16 24 (0.39%) RHCE
17 23 (0.37%) MCITP
18 20 (0.32%) GIAC
18 20 (0.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 488 (7.83%) QA
2 134 (2.15%) SLA
3 74 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 68 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 38 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 28 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
7 26 (0.42%) COBIT
8 23 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 22 (0.35%) EMIR
10 9 (0.14%) Data Quality
11 8 (0.13%) JSP 440
11 8 (0.13%) Basel II
12 7 (0.11%) Solvency II
13 6 (0.096%) BS7799
14 3 (0.048%) Basel III
14 3 (0.048%) CRD IV
15 2 (0.032%) HIPAA
15 2 (0.032%) ISO 9000
16 1 (0.016%) COREP
System Software
1 296 (4.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 163 (2.62%) Oracle RAC
3 158 (2.54%) Active Directory
4 89 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 82 (1.32%) NFS
6 78 (1.25%) vSphere
7 66 (1.06%) Varnish
8 50 (0.80%) Hyper-V
9 42 (0.67%) Xen
10 36 (0.58%) VMware ESX
11 34 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
12 31 (0.50%) KVM
13 29 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 29 (0.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 29 (0.47%) Firmware
14 26 (0.42%) Snort
15 25 (0.40%) Squid
16 22 (0.35%) HDFS
17 17 (0.27%) XenApp
18 16 (0.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 390 (6.26%) Puppet
2 260 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 213 (3.42%) Nagios
4 125 (2.01%) Data Guard
5 89 (1.43%) NetBackup
6 76 (1.22%) ITRS Geneos
6 76 (1.22%) Ansible
7 57 (0.91%) Tivoli
8 51 (0.82%) Opsview
9 46 (0.74%) Control-M
10 43 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 39 (0.63%) OpenView
12 38 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 35 (0.56%) logstash
14 33 (0.53%) ZABBIX
15 32 (0.51%) Salt
16 29 (0.47%) Cacti
17 26 (0.42%) CFEngine
17 26 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
18 24 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 1834 (29.43%) Oracle
2 511 (8.20%) Red Hat
3 438 (7.03%) Sybase
4 429 (6.88%) Microsoft
5 417 (6.69%) VMware
6 286 (4.59%) Cisco
7 284 (4.56%) IBM
8 233 (3.74%) HP
9 197 (3.16%) Bloomberg
10 159 (2.55%) Sun
11 130 (2.09%) NetApp
12 126 (2.02%) Informatica
13 117 (1.88%) Veritas
13 117 (1.88%) Citrix
14 115 (1.85%) Reuters
15 113 (1.81%) EMC
16 105 (1.68%) Fidessa
17 102 (1.64%) Juniper
18 97 (1.56%) TIBCO
19 78 (1.25%) Splunk
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Via Resource
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + stock option etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago