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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 40 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2619 3476 3375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.88% 7.04% 7.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.01% 25.66% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2184 2880 2766
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 £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
12467 13545 12231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.00% 27.43% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10724 11468 10442
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -2 732 £57,500 - 118
Docklands, London -7 19 £47,500 -36.66%
Canary Wharf -13 11 £60,000 -29.41%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 10 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Harrow +8 9 £47,500 +23.37%
Uxbridge +8 9 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Bromley +13 7 £85,000 +347.36%
Twickenham +2 5 - -
Brentford -7 5 £80,000 +28.00%
Hounslow -9 5 £45,000 +3.44%
Westminster - 4 - -
Mayfair -2 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Croydon +12 2 £60,000 +44.57%
Isleworth - 2 £62,500 -
Hammersmith - 2 £42,000 -
Surbiton -8 1 £55,000 +41.93%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3249 (60.20%) Linux
2 2471 (45.78%) Finance
3 2092 (38.76%) SQL
4 1869 (34.63%) Java
5 1639 (30.37%) Oracle
6 1453 (26.92%) Windows
7 1154 (21.38%) Perl
8 1041 (19.29%) C++
8 1041 (19.29%) Banking
9 1010 (18.71%) Python
10 912 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
11 813 (15.06%) Degree
12 681 (12.62%) Solaris
13 670 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
14 619 (11.47%) Shell Script
15 591 (10.95%) MySQL
16 588 (10.89%) JavaScript
17 568 (10.52%) SQL Server
18 566 (10.49%) Multithreading
19 540 (10.01%) XML
20 524 (9.71%) Front Office
21 497 (9.21%) Spring
22 496 (9.19%) ITIL
23 489 (9.06%) OO
24 487 (9.02%) Computer Science
25 481 (8.91%) Investment Banking
26 460 (8.52%) Bash Shell
27 455 (8.43%) Red Hat
28 454 (8.41%) HTML
29 452 (8.38%) Relational Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 404 (7.49%) Apache
2 391 (7.24%) Tomcat
3 222 (4.11%) JBoss
4 217 (4.02%) WebSphere
5 203 (3.76%) WebLogic
6 90 (1.67%) nginx
7 84 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 82 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
9 81 (1.50%) IIS
10 79 (1.46%) Node.js
11 77 (1.43%) GlassFish
12 65 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 61 (1.13%) Apache Solr
14 59 (1.09%) Oracle Coherence
14 59 (1.09%) CMS
15 53 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
16 49 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
16 49 (0.91%) MQSeries
17 48 (0.89%) MS Exchange
17 48 (0.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 233 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 91 (1.69%) MS Office
3 42 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.33%) MS Project
5 15 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.19%) CPLEX
8 4 (0.074%) SPSS
9 3 (0.056%) InDesign
9 3 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.037%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.019%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.019%) InCopy
11 1 (0.019%) Maya
Business Applications
1 55 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
2 54 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
3 49 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
3 49 (0.91%) ION MarketView
4 48 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
5 47 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
6 28 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
7 27 (0.50%) RMDS
8 26 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
8 26 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 26 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
9 25 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
10 20 (0.37%) TIBCO iProcess
11 14 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 12 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
13 10 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
13 10 (0.19%) Magento
14 7 (0.13%) Markit EDM
15 6 (0.11%) 3000 Xtra
15 6 (0.11%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 215 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (2.15%) SaaS
3 82 (1.52%) PaaS
4 47 (0.87%) IaaS
5 36 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
5 36 (0.67%) GitHub
6 29 (0.54%) Amazon S3
7 26 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 14 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (0.22%) Heroku
12 11 (0.20%) Office 365
13 9 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
13 9 (0.17%) Google App Engine
13 9 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 6 (0.11%) Amazon Glacier
15 6 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (0.074%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 411 (7.62%) TCP/IP
2 327 (6.06%) DNS
3 292 (5.41%) Firewall
4 265 (4.91%) HTTP
5 259 (4.80%) SAN
6 251 (4.65%) Internet
7 145 (2.69%) LAN
8 125 (2.32%) LDAP
9 120 (2.22%) WAN
10 117 (2.17%) VPN
11 102 (1.89%) SSH
12 101 (1.87%) DHCP
13 99 (1.83%) BGP
14 96 (1.78%) FTP
15 93 (1.72%) Network Security
16 91 (1.69%) NAS
17 81 (1.50%) SSL
18 66 (1.22%) OSPF
19 57 (1.06%) SMTP
20 46 (0.85%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 591 (10.95%) MySQL
2 568 (10.52%) SQL Server
3 452 (8.38%) Relational Database
4 405 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 285 (5.28%) RDBMS
6 209 (3.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 203 (3.76%) Big Data
8 173 (3.21%) NoSQL
9 167 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
10 164 (3.04%) DB2
11 152 (2.82%) MongoDB
12 119 (2.20%) Hadoop
13 105 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
14 88 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
15 75 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 68 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
16 68 (1.26%) Oracle ODI
17 65 (1.20%) Oracle Exadata
18 64 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 47 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 346 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 246 (4.56%) Maven
3 233 (4.32%) Subversion
4 232 (4.30%) Jenkins
5 179 (3.32%) JIRA
6 132 (2.45%) Ant
7 120 (2.22%) Eclipse
8 111 (2.06%) JUnit
9 108 (2.00%) Hudson
10 96 (1.78%) TeamCity
11 81 (1.50%) Cucumber
12 76 (1.41%) Selenium
13 62 (1.15%) Mercurial
14 61 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
15 59 (1.09%) WebDriver
16 37 (0.69%) Visual Studio
17 29 (0.54%) CruiseControl
17 29 (0.54%) Calabash
18 27 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 26 (0.48%) NUnit
General
1 2471 (45.78%) Finance
2 1041 (19.29%) Banking
3 524 (9.71%) Front Office
4 481 (8.91%) Investment Banking
5 287 (5.32%) Retail
6 208 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 181 (3.35%) Financial Institution
8 168 (3.11%) Games
9 145 (2.69%) Back Office
10 116 (2.15%) Marketing
11 72 (1.33%) Advertising
12 61 (1.13%) Legal
13 42 (0.78%) Law
14 39 (0.72%) Publishing
15 33 (0.61%) Manufacturing
16 28 (0.52%) Electronics
17 27 (0.50%) Billing
18 22 (0.41%) Retail Banking
19 20 (0.37%) iGaming
20 18 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1662 (30.79%) Developer
2 768 (14.23%) Analyst
3 555 (10.28%) Java Developer
4 544 (10.08%) Applications Support
5 522 (9.67%) Support Analyst
6 517 (9.58%) C++ Developer
7 346 (6.41%) Administrator
8 260 (4.82%) Consultant
9 259 (4.80%) Applications Support Analyst
10 248 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
11 229 (4.24%) Architect
12 225 (4.17%) Senior Developer
13 181 (3.35%) DBA
14 176 (3.26%) Support Engineer
15 147 (2.72%) Linux Engineer
16 141 (2.61%) Software Engineer
17 136 (2.52%) Linux Administrator
18 133 (2.46%) DevOps Engineer
19 111 (2.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
20 110 (2.04%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 540 (10.01%) XML
2 497 (9.21%) Spring
3 454 (8.41%) HTML
4 426 (7.89%) Web Services
5 342 (6.34%) FIX Protocol
6 286 (5.30%) CSS
7 283 (5.24%) J2EE
8 267 (4.95%) Middleware
9 264 (4.89%) .NET
10 240 (4.45%) Hibernate
11 226 (4.19%) STL
12 192 (3.56%) JMS
13 164 (3.04%) SOAP
14 158 (2.93%) Java EE
15 157 (2.91%) HTML5
16 142 (2.63%) jQuery
17 122 (2.26%) ActiveMQ
18 120 (2.22%) JSON
19 117 (2.17%) RESTful
20 106 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 670 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
2 487 (9.02%) Computer Science
3 367 (6.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 360 (6.67%) Derivative
5 334 (6.19%) Fixed Income
6 330 (6.11%) Equities
7 205 (3.80%) Hedge funds
8 201 (3.72%) Data Structures
9 192 (3.56%) Algorithms
10 158 (2.93%) Open Source
11 152 (2.82%) Clustering
12 138 (2.56%) Management Information System
13 113 (2.09%) Mathematics
14 108 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
15 101 (1.87%) Equity Derivative
16 71 (1.32%) Mainframe
17 68 (1.26%) Replication
18 66 (1.22%) PKI
19 61 (1.13%) User Experience
20 57 (1.06%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 3249 (60.20%) Linux
2 1453 (26.92%) Windows
3 681 (12.62%) Solaris
4 350 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 162 (3.00%) AIX
6 86 (1.59%) Ubuntu
7 79 (1.46%) Android
8 75 (1.39%) CentOS
9 70 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 67 (1.24%) Mac OS X
11 61 (1.13%) Debian
11 61 (1.13%) Windows XP
12 58 (1.07%) Apple iOS
13 46 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 38 (0.70%) HPUX
15 37 (0.69%) SUSE
15 37 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
16 36 (0.67%) Windows 7
17 30 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
18 26 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 912 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
2 566 (10.49%) Multithreading
3 496 (9.19%) ITIL
4 489 (9.06%) OO
5 387 (7.17%) Software Engineering
6 368 (6.82%) TDD
7 356 (6.60%) Scrum
8 350 (6.49%) DevOps
9 346 (6.41%) Low Latency
10 325 (6.02%) E-Commerce
11 307 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
12 269 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
13 258 (4.78%) SOA
14 252 (4.67%) ETL
15 234 (4.34%) OOD
16 218 (4.04%) Configuration Management
17 217 (4.02%) Analytics
18 209 (3.87%) Project Management
19 196 (3.63%) Electronic Trading
20 177 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2092 (38.76%) SQL
2 1869 (34.63%) Java
3 1154 (21.38%) Perl
4 1041 (19.29%) C++
5 1010 (18.71%) Python
6 619 (11.47%) Shell Script
7 588 (10.89%) JavaScript
8 460 (8.52%) Bash Shell
9 363 (6.73%) C#
10 339 (6.28%) PHP
11 336 (6.23%) PL/SQL
12 322 (5.97%) C
13 261 (4.84%) Ruby
14 111 (2.06%) Korn
15 108 (2.00%) Scala
16 74 (1.37%) PowerShell
16 74 (1.37%) T-SQL
17 65 (1.20%) VBA
18 53 (0.98%) Groovy
19 51 (0.94%) AWK
Qualifications
1 813 (15.06%) Degree
2 125 (2.32%) Security Cleared
3 117 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 87 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 84 (1.56%) CISSP
6 71 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 69 (1.28%) CCNA
8 63 (1.17%) SC Cleared
9 57 (1.06%) DV Cleared
10 55 (1.02%) CCNP
11 46 (0.85%) MCSE
11 46 (0.85%) CISM
12 38 (0.70%) MCP
13 36 (0.67%) CISA
14 33 (0.61%) ISEB
15 32 (0.59%) RHCE
16 29 (0.54%) MCITP
17 22 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
18 21 (0.39%) A+ Certification
18 21 (0.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 382 (7.08%) QA
2 112 (2.08%) SLA
3 51 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 47 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (0.61%) COBIT
6 32 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 25 (0.46%) ISO 9001
8 16 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
9 13 (0.24%) Data Quality
9 13 (0.24%) EMIR
9 13 (0.24%) JSP 440
10 9 (0.17%) Solvency II
11 7 (0.13%) Basel II
12 3 (0.056%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.037%) GCP
13 2 (0.037%) MiFID
14 1 (0.019%) Basel III
14 1 (0.019%) CRD IV
System Software
1 286 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 187 (3.46%) Active Directory
3 128 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
4 106 (1.96%) NFS
5 90 (1.67%) vSphere
6 50 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 50 (0.93%) Xen
7 46 (0.85%) Squid
8 42 (0.78%) Hyper-V
9 38 (0.70%) Varnish
10 36 (0.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 36 (0.67%) VMware ESX
11 25 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (0.41%) Samba
13 21 (0.39%) KVM
13 21 (0.39%) iptables
14 20 (0.37%) Sendmail
15 16 (0.30%) Firmware
16 15 (0.28%) Docker
16 15 (0.28%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 322 (5.97%) Puppet
2 213 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
3 165 (3.06%) Nagios
4 91 (1.69%) Data Guard
5 60 (1.11%) NetBackup
6 52 (0.96%) Ansible
7 44 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
8 42 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
9 38 (0.70%) Tivoli
10 37 (0.69%) Salt
11 30 (0.56%) ZABBIX
12 26 (0.48%) yum
13 25 (0.46%) SCCM
13 25 (0.46%) Control-M
13 25 (0.46%) Graphite
14 21 (0.39%) Red Hat Satellite
15 20 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
15 20 (0.37%) OpenView
16 19 (0.35%) logstash
17 16 (0.30%) Legato
Vendors
1 1639 (30.37%) Oracle
2 455 (8.43%) Red Hat
3 397 (7.36%) VMware
4 388 (7.19%) Microsoft
5 370 (6.86%) Sybase
6 278 (5.15%) Cisco
7 271 (5.02%) HP
8 229 (4.24%) IBM
9 174 (3.22%) Sun
10 135 (2.50%) Veritas
11 122 (2.26%) NetApp
12 102 (1.89%) Citrix
13 100 (1.85%) Bloomberg
14 90 (1.67%) EMC
15 84 (1.56%) SAP
16 83 (1.54%) TIBCO
17 76 (1.41%) F5
18 71 (1.32%) Juniper
19 69 (1.28%) Informatica
20 64 (1.19%) CheckPoint
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Other Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 15% Bonus and benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £28000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Full benefits Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £0 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday