The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 34 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unix 52 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.38% 3.58% 2.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.50% 14.39% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 20
Median salary £58,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.88% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,548 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.86%
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
160 264 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.63% 24.91% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 145 238 242
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Unix
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +25 14 £65,000 +36.84%
Dunstable +4 14 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Bedford +11 3 £42,500 +9.67%
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 86 (70.49%) Oracle
2 56 (45.90%) Linux
3 53 (43.44%) VMware
4 52 (42.62%) Microsoft
5 51 (41.80%) Cisco
5 51 (41.80%) Solaris
6 50 (40.98%) Shell Script
7 49 (40.16%) Finance
7 49 (40.16%) Banking
8 40 (32.79%) Data Security
8 40 (32.79%) Citrix
9 39 (31.97%) Telecoms
10 38 (31.15%) Windows
11 35 (28.69%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (27.87%) TOGAF
12 34 (27.87%) Perl
13 31 (25.41%) Degree
14 28 (22.95%) SQL
15 23 (18.85%) Apache
15 23 (18.85%) Red Hat
15 23 (18.85%) Firewall
16 22 (18.03%) Java
17 20 (16.39%) AIX
17 20 (16.39%) Oracle RAC
18 19 (15.57%) Oracle Database
19 18 (14.75%) HP
19 18 (14.75%) Presales
20 17 (13.93%) LoadRunner
20 17 (13.93%) Non-Functional Testing
21 16 (13.11%) High Availability

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (18.85%) Apache
2 12 (9.84%) IIS
2 12 (9.84%) Tomcat
3 11 (9.02%) WebLogic
4 10 (8.20%) JBoss
5 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (7.38%) MS Office
2 3 (2.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.48%) SaaS
2 13 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.85%) Firewall
2 12 (9.84%) LDAP
3 10 (8.20%) DNS
3 10 (8.20%) SSH
3 10 (8.20%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.38%) SAN
5 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) Oracle Database
2 10 (8.20%) MySQL
3 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (13.93%) LoadRunner
2 15 (12.30%) ClearQuest
2 15 (12.30%) JIRA
3 9 (7.38%) HP UFT
3 9 (7.38%) Selenium
3 9 (7.38%) SoapUI
4 8 (6.56%) JMeter
5 7 (5.74%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
General
1 49 (40.16%) Banking
1 49 (40.16%) Finance
2 39 (31.97%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.10%) Retail
4 2 (1.64%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (33.61%) Analyst
2 39 (31.97%) Architect
3 35 (28.69%) Technical Architect
4 22 (18.03%) Applications Support
5 21 (17.21%) Applications Support Analyst
5 21 (17.21%) Support Analyst
6 18 (14.75%) Unix Engineer
7 16 (13.11%) Consultant
7 16 (13.11%) Oracle Architect
7 16 (13.11%) Test Analyst
8 15 (12.30%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 15 (12.30%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 15 (12.30%) Senior Unix Engineer
8 15 (12.30%) SQL Analyst
9 12 (9.84%) Administrator
9 12 (9.84%) Oracle Consultant
10 11 (9.02%) Oracle Technical Consultant
10 11 (9.02%) Technical Consultant
11 10 (8.20%) Unix Architect
12 9 (7.38%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.30%) Web Services
2 10 (8.20%) Middleware
3 7 (5.74%) CSS
3 7 (5.74%) HTML
4 4 (3.28%) .NET
5 2 (1.64%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.64%) J2EE
5 2 (1.64%) REST
5 2 (1.64%) RESTful
5 2 (1.64%) SailPoint
5 2 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) PKI
2 8 (6.56%) Fintech
3 5 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (4.10%) LPAR
4 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.28%) iSeries
5 3 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.64%) Life Science
7 1 (0.82%) AS400
7 1 (0.82%) CMDB
7 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (45.90%) Linux
2 51 (41.80%) Solaris
3 38 (31.15%) Windows
4 20 (16.39%) AIX
5 14 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.10%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.82%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.79%) Data Security
2 34 (27.87%) TOGAF
3 18 (14.75%) Presales
4 17 (13.93%) Non-Functional Testing
5 16 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.11%) Application Virtualisation
5 16 (13.11%) High Availability
5 16 (13.11%) Test Scripting
6 15 (12.30%) ITIL
6 15 (12.30%) Release Management
6 15 (12.30%) Waterfall
7 14 (11.48%) Configuration Management
7 14 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (11.48%) Service Delivery
8 11 (9.02%) Change Management
9 8 (6.56%) Operations Management
10 7 (5.74%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (5.74%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (5.74%) Software Testing
11 6 (4.92%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (40.98%) Shell Script
2 34 (27.87%) Perl
3 28 (22.95%) SQL
4 22 (18.03%) Java
5 16 (13.11%) PowerShell
6 15 (12.30%) C-shell
7 10 (8.20%) Bourne shell
7 10 (8.20%) Python
8 7 (5.74%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.10%) AWK
9 5 (4.10%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.10%) Korn
10 3 (2.46%) C++
10 3 (2.46%) COBOL
10 3 (2.46%) Ruby
11 2 (1.64%) VB
12 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (25.41%) Degree
2 7 (5.74%) HP ASE
2 7 (5.74%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (4.10%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.10%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.64%) LPIC
5 1 (0.82%) CCDP
5 1 (0.82%) CCIE
5 1 (0.82%) CCMSE
5 1 (0.82%) CCNP
5 1 (0.82%) CCSE
5 1 (0.82%) CCSM
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.82%) VCAP
5 1 (0.82%) VCDX
5 1 (0.82%) VCP5
5 1 (0.82%) VCP6
5 1 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.30%) SLA
2 5 (4.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 35 (28.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (16.39%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (8.20%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.20%) VMware ESX
3 10 (8.20%) vSphere
4 9 (7.38%) PowerHA
5 4 (3.28%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.82%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 15 (12.30%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (9.02%) BMC PATROL
3 10 (8.20%) Oracle ZFS
4 7 (5.74%) Data Guard
4 7 (5.74%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (4.92%) Puppet
5 6 (4.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (4.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (3.28%) Linux-HA
7 4 (3.28%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.82%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 86 (70.49%) Oracle
2 53 (43.44%) VMware
3 52 (42.62%) Microsoft
4 51 (41.80%) Cisco
5 40 (32.79%) Citrix
6 23 (18.85%) Red Hat
7 18 (14.75%) HP
8 11 (9.02%) BMC
9 10 (8.20%) Sun
10 7 (5.74%) EMC
11 4 (3.28%) IBM
12 3 (2.46%) Micro Focus
13 2 (1.64%) CA
13 2 (1.64%) Dell
13 2 (1.64%) Intel
14 1 (0.82%) CheckPoint
14 1 (0.82%) Informatica
14 1 (0.82%) LANDesk
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