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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 33 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 74 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.36% 3.80% 3.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.08% 13.36% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 61 35 40
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
295 277 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.34% 28.44% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 250 257 321
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -10 30 £45,500 +30.00% 1
Bedford +9 16 £28,000 -10.96% 2
Dunstable - 11 £42,500 - 1
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 59 (55.14%) Oracle
2 49 (45.79%) SQL
3 44 (41.12%) Linux
4 40 (37.38%) Shell Script
5 39 (36.45%) Java
6 35 (32.71%) SQL Server
7 34 (31.78%) Relational Database
8 25 (23.36%) Migration
9 24 (22.43%) JavaScript
9 24 (22.43%) Solaris
9 24 (22.43%) JBoss
9 24 (22.43%) Oracle Database
9 24 (22.43%) Ajax
9 24 (22.43%) jQuery
10 21 (19.63%) Web Services
11 20 (18.69%) JSP
11 20 (18.69%) Struts
11 20 (18.69%) DB2
11 20 (18.69%) OO
11 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (18.69%) ICEfaces
11 20 (18.69%) JSF
11 20 (18.69%) Web Development
11 20 (18.69%) Java EE
12 19 (17.76%) WebSphere
13 18 (16.82%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (16.82%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (16.82%) WebSphere Application Server
13 18 (16.82%) Perl
14 16 (14.95%) SLA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 19 (17.76%) WebSphere
2 18 (16.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (8.41%) Apache
3 9 (8.41%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.54%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.54%) IIS
5 4 (3.74%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 2 (1.87%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) MS Office
1 5 (4.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.28%) SAN
2 4 (3.74%) SSH
2 4 (3.74%) PuTTY
2 4 (3.74%) WinSCP
2 4 (3.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (32.71%) SQL Server
2 34 (31.78%) Relational Database
3 24 (22.43%) Oracle Database
4 20 (18.69%) DB2
5 18 (16.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (16.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (14.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (12.15%) Oracle9i Database
7 13 (12.15%) RDBMS
8 7 (6.54%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (6.54%) MySQL
9 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (14.02%) Eclipse
1 15 (14.02%) MyEclipse
2 5 (4.67%) Toad
3 4 (3.74%) JIRA
4 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.80%) Subversion
4 3 (2.80%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.80%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.87%) PowerBuilder
General
1 10 (9.35%) Finance
2 3 (2.80%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.80%) Back Office
3 2 (1.87%) Banking
3 2 (1.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Developer
2 18 (16.82%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.02%) Java Software Engineer
3 15 (14.02%) Software Engineer
4 14 (13.08%) Analyst
4 14 (13.08%) Administrator
5 13 (12.15%) Operations Engineer
6 12 (11.21%) Applications Support
7 11 (10.28%) Support Analyst
8 9 (8.41%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (8.41%) UNIX Administrator
9 7 (6.54%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) Solaris Administrator
11 5 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
12 4 (3.74%) UI Developer
12 4 (3.74%) Front-End Developer
12 4 (3.74%) UI Programmer
13 3 (2.80%) Senior Operations Engineer
13 3 (2.80%) Applications Engineer
13 3 (2.80%) Senior Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.43%) Ajax
1 24 (22.43%) jQuery
2 21 (19.63%) Web Services
3 20 (18.69%) JSP
3 20 (18.69%) Struts
3 20 (18.69%) Java EE
3 20 (18.69%) JSF
3 20 (18.69%) ICEfaces
4 10 (9.35%) HTML
5 9 (8.41%) J2EE
5 9 (8.41%) XML
5 9 (8.41%) Middleware
6 8 (7.48%) .NET
7 7 (6.54%) Django
8 6 (5.61%) CSS
9 5 (4.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 5 (4.67%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (3.74%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.80%) LPAR
2 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.87%) iSeries
4 1 (0.93%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (0.93%) Celerra
4 1 (0.93%) FMCG
4 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.93%) CLARiiON
4 1 (0.93%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 44 (41.12%) Linux
2 24 (22.43%) Solaris
3 10 (9.35%) AIX
4 9 (8.41%) Windows
5 5 (4.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.87%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.36%) Migration
2 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.69%) Web Development
2 20 (18.69%) OO
3 15 (14.02%) RAD
3 15 (14.02%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (13.08%) Configuration Management
4 14 (13.08%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (13.08%) Software Engineering
5 11 (10.28%) Service Management
5 11 (10.28%) ITIL
6 9 (8.41%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (6.54%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.61%) Analytics
9 5 (4.67%) ETL
9 5 (4.67%) Logistics
9 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.74%) Project Management
10 4 (3.74%) UML
11 3 (2.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 49 (45.79%) SQL
2 40 (37.38%) Shell Script
3 39 (36.45%) Java
4 24 (22.43%) JavaScript
5 18 (16.82%) Perl
6 15 (14.02%) AWK
7 14 (13.08%) Korn
7 14 (13.08%) Bash Shell
8 13 (12.15%) C-shell
9 9 (8.41%) Python
9 9 (8.41%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.67%) C#
11 4 (3.74%) C
12 3 (2.80%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.80%) VBA
12 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.87%) C++
13 2 (1.87%) VBScript
13 2 (1.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (11.21%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.87%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.95%) SLA
2 13 (12.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (13.08%) Oracle RMAN
1 14 (13.08%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (8.41%) PowerHA
3 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.93%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 14 (13.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 14 (13.08%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.74%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 59 (55.14%) Oracle
2 24 (22.43%) JBoss
3 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.67%) Sunopsis
4 5 (4.67%) IBM
5 4 (3.74%) VMware
6 2 (1.87%) Intel
7 1 (0.93%) NetApp
7 1 (0.93%) StorageTek
7 1 (0.93%) Veritas
7 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.93%) Brocade
7 1 (0.93%) Symantec
7 1 (0.93%) Sun
7 1 (0.93%) EMC
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + great package
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 23 days ago