The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 43 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 10 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.53% 4.53% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.99% 15.73% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 1
Average salary £58,750 £35,000 £31,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.85% +11.28%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
UNIX
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
77 89 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.21% 28.80% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 74 83 100
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -24.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

UNIX
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Bedford

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bedford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 11 (57.89%) Linux
1 11 (57.89%) Shell Script
2 10 (52.63%) SAN
3 7 (36.84%) AIX
3 7 (36.84%) LPIC
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (31.58%) iSeries
4 6 (31.58%) Time Management
5 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 5 (26.32%) MS Office
5 5 (26.32%) Apache
5 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
5 5 (26.32%) LDAP
5 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
5 5 (26.32%) LPAR
5 5 (26.32%) PowerHA
5 5 (26.32%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) NAS
6 4 (21.05%) High Availability
6 4 (21.05%) C-shell
6 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
6 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 4 (21.05%) NFS
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) DNS
6 4 (21.05%) Samba
6 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.79%) RHCSA
7 3 (15.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 (26.32%) Apache
1 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) LDAP
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (31.58%) Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) iSeries
2 5 (26.32%) LPAR
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
6 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) AIX
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) Time Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) High Availability
5 3 (15.79%) Data Management
5 3 (15.79%) Information Management
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Use Case
5 3 (15.79%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (10.53%) Coaching
6 2 (10.53%) People Management
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Line Management
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Shell Script
2 4 (21.05%) C-shell
2 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) LPIC
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) RHCE
2 3 (15.79%) RHCSA
3 2 (10.53%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) PowerHA
2 4 (21.05%) NFS
2 4 (21.05%) Samba
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Intel
4 1 (5.26%) F5
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