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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 14 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 11 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 9.24% 2.42% 1.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.73% 7.84% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 3
Average salary £33,000 £27,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
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
37 51 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 31.09% 30.91% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 49 52
Average salary £33,500 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.83% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Abingdon

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) Internet
3 6 (40.00%) OSPF
3 6 (40.00%) BGP
3 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) SMTP
4 5 (33.33%) NetWare
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) Mac OS
5 4 (26.67%) C
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (26.67%) CCNP
5 4 (26.67%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) CCDP
6 3 (20.00%) Nagios
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Juniper
6 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 3 (20.00%) CommVault
6 3 (20.00%) Legato
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
1 6 (40.00%) OSPF
1 6 (40.00%) BGP
2 5 (33.33%) SMTP
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) HSRP
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) FTP
4 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (20.00%) Storage Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Storage Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) Network Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) NetWare
3 5 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (20.00%) Network Design
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (20.00%) High Availability
2 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) CCNP
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) CCDP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCITP
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Nagios
1 3 (20.00%) Legato
1 3 (20.00%) Cacti
1 3 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (20.00%) Icinga
2 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Juniper
2 3 (20.00%) CommVault
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Veeam
2 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.67%) Sophos