The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 35 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 62 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.05% 3.18% 3.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.85% 10.19% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 57 33 38
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
UNIX
East of 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 Bedfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
260 324 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.39% 31.21% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 240 311 296
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £51,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

UNIX
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

UNIX
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
Luton +7 22 £46,000 +22.66% 2
Bedford -4 7 £27,500 -35.29%
Dunstable - 7 £45,000 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 89 (72.36%) Oracle
2 80 (65.04%) SQL
3 65 (52.85%) Linux
4 58 (47.15%) Shell Script
5 54 (43.90%) Java
6 46 (37.40%) Solaris
7 35 (28.46%) ITIL
7 35 (28.46%) SQL Server
8 33 (26.83%) SLA
9 32 (26.02%) J2EE
10 29 (23.58%) WebLogic
11 27 (21.95%) Oracle Database
12 24 (19.51%) Relational Database
13 23 (18.70%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (18.70%) Service Management
13 23 (18.70%) PL/SQL
13 23 (18.70%) Apache
13 23 (18.70%) Tomcat
14 21 (17.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 19 (15.45%) Windows
16 18 (14.63%) Web Services
16 18 (14.63%) IIS
16 18 (14.63%) MySQL
16 18 (14.63%) OO
16 18 (14.63%) Degree
17 17 (13.82%) SAN
18 15 (12.20%) Migration
18 15 (12.20%) AWK
18 15 (12.20%) RDBMS
18 15 (12.20%) JBoss

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 29 (23.58%) WebLogic
2 23 (18.70%) Apache
2 23 (18.70%) Tomcat
3 18 (14.63%) IIS
4 15 (12.20%) JBoss
4 15 (12.20%) WebSphere
5 12 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (5.69%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 2 (1.63%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Office
1 9 (7.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.82%) SAN
2 7 (5.69%) SSH
2 7 (5.69%) PuTTY
2 7 (5.69%) WinSCP
2 7 (5.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (28.46%) SQL Server
2 27 (21.95%) Oracle Database
3 24 (19.51%) Relational Database
4 18 (14.63%) MySQL
5 15 (12.20%) Oracle9i Database
5 15 (12.20%) RDBMS
5 15 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (6.50%) DB2
7 7 (5.69%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Eclipse
1 8 (6.50%) MyEclipse
2 7 (5.69%) Toad
2 7 (5.69%) JIRA
3 2 (1.63%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (11.38%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Aerospace
2 5 (4.07%) Retail
3 3 (2.44%) Banking
3 3 (2.44%) Back Office
3 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.63%) Legal
4 2 (1.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (23.58%) Analyst
1 29 (23.58%) Applications Support
2 27 (21.95%) Support Analyst
3 23 (18.70%) Applications Support Analyst
4 18 (14.63%) Developer
5 16 (13.01%) Administrator
6 15 (12.20%) Operations Engineer
7 13 (10.57%) Java Developer
8 11 (8.94%) UNIX Administrator
9 9 (7.32%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (7.32%) Software Engineer
10 8 (6.50%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.88%) Solaris Administrator
12 5 (4.07%) Senior Operations Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (4.07%) Senior Support Analyst
12 5 (4.07%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
13 4 (3.25%) Environment Manager
13 4 (3.25%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.02%) J2EE
2 18 (14.63%) Web Services
3 13 (10.57%) HTML
3 13 (10.57%) Middleware
4 10 (8.13%) JSF
4 10 (8.13%) Ajax
4 10 (8.13%) jQuery
4 10 (8.13%) .NET
5 9 (7.32%) CSS
6 8 (6.50%) JSP
6 8 (6.50%) Struts
6 8 (6.50%) XML
6 8 (6.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (6.50%) ICEfaces
6 8 (6.50%) Java EE
7 7 (5.69%) HTML5
7 7 (5.69%) CSS3
7 7 (5.69%) JMS
8 5 (4.07%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) Performance Metrics
2 8 (6.50%) FMCG
3 7 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.25%) LPAR
5 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.44%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.63%) iSeries
7 1 (0.81%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (0.81%) Celerra
7 1 (0.81%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.81%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 65 (52.85%) Linux
2 46 (37.40%) Solaris
3 19 (15.45%) Windows
4 8 (6.50%) AIX
5 7 (5.69%) HPUX
5 7 (5.69%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.63%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.46%) ITIL
2 23 (18.70%) Service Management
2 23 (18.70%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (14.63%) OO
4 15 (12.20%) Migration
5 14 (11.38%) Configuration Management
5 14 (11.38%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (10.57%) Performance Analysis
7 10 (8.13%) Change Management
7 10 (8.13%) Web Development
8 8 (6.50%) Software Engineering
8 8 (6.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.50%) Project Management
8 8 (6.50%) RAD
9 7 (5.69%) SOA
9 7 (5.69%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (5.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.69%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.69%) Business Continuity
9 7 (5.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 80 (65.04%) SQL
2 58 (47.15%) Shell Script
3 54 (43.90%) Java
4 23 (18.70%) PL/SQL
5 15 (12.20%) AWK
5 15 (12.20%) Perl
6 14 (11.38%) JavaScript
6 14 (11.38%) Korn
6 14 (11.38%) C-shell
6 14 (11.38%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.69%) C#
8 5 (4.07%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.07%) VBA
9 3 (2.44%) C
10 2 (1.63%) VBScript
10 2 (1.63%) VB
10 2 (1.63%) C++
10 2 (1.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (14.63%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.44%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (26.83%) SLA
2 21 (17.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (12.20%) PowerHA
2 14 (11.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (11.38%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.81%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 14 (11.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 14 (11.38%) Data Guard
2 7 (5.69%) Tivoli
2 7 (5.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 89 (72.36%) Oracle
2 10 (8.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.07%) IBM
4 2 (1.63%) Intel
4 2 (1.63%) VMware
5 1 (0.81%) Brocade
5 1 (0.81%) NetApp
5 1 (0.81%) StorageTek
5 1 (0.81%) Veritas
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.81%) Symantec
5 1 (0.81%) Sun
5 1 (0.81%) EMC
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
CSC
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago