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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 27 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 82 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.59% 4.19% 4.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.80% 13.64% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 72 39 44
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 £28,200 £31,450 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £57,000
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
295 286 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.31% 30.72% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 262 268 290
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 25 £44,500 +27.14% 2
Bedford +5 16 £28,000 -30.86% 1
Dunstable - 12 £42,500 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 75 (68.81%) Oracle
2 66 (60.55%) SQL
3 50 (45.87%) Linux
4 48 (44.04%) Shell Script
5 43 (39.45%) Java
6 35 (32.11%) Solaris
7 32 (29.36%) SQL Server
8 25 (22.94%) Oracle Database
8 25 (22.94%) Relational Database
9 24 (22.02%) SLA
10 23 (21.10%) ITIL
11 21 (19.27%) J2EE
12 20 (18.35%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (16.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 18 (16.51%) WebLogic
14 17 (15.60%) Web Services
14 17 (15.60%) Perl
14 17 (15.60%) Migration
14 17 (15.60%) Degree
15 16 (14.68%) WebSphere
15 16 (14.68%) AWK
15 16 (14.68%) Service Management
15 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
15 16 (14.68%) OO
15 16 (14.68%) JBoss
16 15 (13.76%) Apache
16 15 (13.76%) Tomcat
16 15 (13.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 15 (13.76%) PL/SQL
16 15 (13.76%) Windows

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 18 (16.51%) WebLogic
2 16 (14.68%) WebSphere
2 16 (14.68%) JBoss
3 15 (13.76%) Apache
3 15 (13.76%) Tomcat
4 13 (11.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (11.01%) IIS
6 4 (3.67%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.83%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 2 (1.83%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Office
1 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) SAN
2 5 (4.59%) FTP
2 5 (4.59%) SSH
2 5 (4.59%) PuTTY
2 5 (4.59%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.36%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.94%) Oracle Database
2 25 (22.94%) Relational Database
3 15 (13.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (12.84%) RDBMS
4 14 (12.84%) Oracle9i Database
5 12 (11.01%) MySQL
6 11 (10.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (9.17%) DB2
8 6 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) MyEclipse
1 10 (9.17%) Eclipse
2 5 (4.59%) Toad
2 5 (4.59%) JIRA
3 2 (1.83%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.92%) Subversion
4 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.92%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (10.09%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.75%) Back Office
3 3 (2.75%) Retail
4 2 (1.83%) Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (19.27%) Developer
1 21 (19.27%) Applications Support
2 19 (17.43%) Analyst
3 17 (15.60%) Support Analyst
4 15 (13.76%) Administrator
4 15 (13.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 14 (12.84%) Operations Engineer
5 14 (12.84%) Java Developer
6 10 (9.17%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) UNIX Administrator
6 10 (9.17%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Solaris Administrator
9 5 (4.59%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Environment Manager
10 4 (3.67%) Applications Support Engineer
11 3 (2.75%) Senior Support Analyst
11 3 (2.75%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.75%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.27%) J2EE
2 17 (15.60%) Web Services
3 13 (11.93%) jQuery
3 13 (11.93%) Ajax
4 12 (11.01%) JSF
5 11 (10.09%) HTML
6 10 (9.17%) ICEfaces
6 10 (9.17%) Java EE
6 10 (9.17%) Middleware
6 10 (9.17%) .NET
6 10 (9.17%) JSP
6 10 (9.17%) Struts
7 8 (7.34%) XML
8 7 (6.42%) CSS
9 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.59%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (4.59%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (4.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 4 (3.67%) CSS3
10 4 (3.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Performance Metrics
2 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.59%) FMCG
4 4 (3.67%) LPAR
5 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.75%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.83%) iSeries
7 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.92%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.92%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.92%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (0.92%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 50 (45.87%) Linux
2 35 (32.11%) Solaris
3 15 (13.76%) Windows
4 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.50%) AIX
6 4 (3.67%) HPUX
7 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.10%) ITIL
2 20 (18.35%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (15.60%) Migration
4 16 (14.68%) Service Management
4 16 (14.68%) OO
5 15 (13.76%) Configuration Management
5 15 (13.76%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (11.01%) Web Development
7 10 (9.17%) Performance Analysis
7 10 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.17%) RAD
8 9 (8.26%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.42%) Change Management
10 5 (4.59%) CAD
10 5 (4.59%) Project Management
10 5 (4.59%) Logistics
10 5 (4.59%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.67%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (3.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (60.55%) SQL
2 48 (44.04%) Shell Script
3 43 (39.45%) Java
4 17 (15.60%) Perl
5 16 (14.68%) AWK
5 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
6 15 (13.76%) PL/SQL
6 15 (13.76%) Korn
6 15 (13.76%) Bash Shell
7 14 (12.84%) C-shell
8 7 (6.42%) C#
9 5 (4.59%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.59%) VBA
10 4 (3.67%) Python
11 3 (2.75%) C
12 2 (1.83%) C++
12 2 (1.83%) VBScript
12 2 (1.83%) VB
13 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.75%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.02%) SLA
2 18 (16.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (13.76%) Oracle RMAN
1 15 (13.76%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (9.17%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.92%) SRDF
3 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 15 (13.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 15 (13.76%) Data Guard
2 5 (4.59%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 75 (68.81%) Oracle
2 8 (7.34%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.59%) IBM
4 2 (1.83%) VMware
4 2 (1.83%) Intel
5 1 (0.92%) Sun
5 1 (0.92%) EMC
5 1 (0.92%) NetApp
5 1 (0.92%) StorageTek
5 1 (0.92%) Veritas
5 1 (0.92%) Symantec
5 1 (0.92%) Brocade
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