The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 25 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 3.57% 1.28% 2.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 8.33% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 33.93% 15.38% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 27
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

UNIX
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Abingdon region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Abingdon

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Veeam
2 5 (83.33%) SolarWinds
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (83.33%) Icinga
2 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) CommVault
2 5 (83.33%) Legato

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) HSRP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Storage Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Storage Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Development Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Legato
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
1 5 (83.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (83.33%) Icinga
2 4 (66.67%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
1 5 (83.33%) CommVault
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Veeam
1 5 (83.33%) SolarWinds
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft