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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 34 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unix 9 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.96% 1.31% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.07% 8.16% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 5
Average salary £32,100 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.72% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £27,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £27,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
56 49 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 24.67% 16.07% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 54 42 86
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £18,708
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 12 February 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Bedford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (57.14%) iSeries
2 12 (42.86%) High Availability
2 12 (42.86%) SAN
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 11 (39.29%) WAN
4 10 (35.71%) Service Delivery
5 8 (28.57%) Data Management
5 8 (28.57%) Information Management
5 8 (28.57%) Linux
5 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 7 (25.00%) Presales
6 7 (25.00%) Project Management
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL
7 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (21.43%) Use Case
8 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
8 5 (17.86%) AIX
9 4 (14.29%) SLA
9 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) Service Management
10 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
10 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
10 3 (10.71%) Intel
10 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (10.71%) Coaching

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) SAN
2 11 (39.29%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Architect
1 12 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Unix Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Unix Support
4 4 (14.29%) Unix Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Service Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (10.71%) VMware Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Presales Solution Architect
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) iSeries
2 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.57%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) AIX
3 1 (3.57%) MVS
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) High Availability
2 10 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 8 (28.57%) Data Management
3 8 (28.57%) Information Management
4 7 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (25.00%) Presales
4 7 (25.00%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) ITIL
5 6 (21.43%) Use Case
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Coaching
8 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
8 3 (10.71%) Service Management
9 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 2 (7.14%) ITSM
9 2 (7.14%) Microservices
9 2 (7.14%) People Management
9 2 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.14%) NVQ Level 4
3 1 (3.57%) CCDP
3 1 (3.57%) CCIE
3 1 (3.57%) CCMSE
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) CCSE
3 1 (3.57%) CCSM
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) VCAP
3 1 (3.57%) VCDX
3 1 (3.57%) VCP5
3 1 (3.57%) VCP6
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (3.57%) NFS
2 1 (3.57%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (10.71%) Intel
2 3 (10.71%) LANDesk
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) BMC
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
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