The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 44 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 78 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.93% 3.20% 3.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.44% 11.86% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 71 26 27
Average salary £41,500 £52,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.57% +16.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,250 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
423 312 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.14% 26.97% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 394 278 205
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,400 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton +19 36 £40,000 -23.44% 2
Dunstable +3 2 £45,000 -17.43%
Bedford -29 2 £40,000 +6.66% 2
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 50 (46.73%) Ajax
1 50 (46.73%) Relational Database
2 49 (45.79%) Web Services
3 48 (44.86%) Java
3 48 (44.86%) JavaScript
4 47 (43.93%) JBoss
5 46 (42.99%) jQuery
6 45 (42.06%) JSP
6 45 (42.06%) Struts
7 44 (41.12%) DB2
8 43 (40.19%) SQL Server
8 43 (40.19%) Web Development
9 40 (37.38%) JSF
10 36 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (33.64%) Java EE
10 36 (33.64%) WebSphere
10 36 (33.64%) Migration
10 36 (33.64%) ICEfaces
11 35 (32.71%) Oracle
11 35 (32.71%) Linux
11 35 (32.71%) OO
11 35 (32.71%) Eclipse
12 32 (29.91%) WebSphere Application Server
13 29 (27.10%) SQL Server 2005
13 29 (27.10%) SQL Server 2008
14 28 (26.17%) MyEclipse
14 28 (26.17%) SQL
15 27 (25.23%) RAD
15 27 (25.23%) Software Engineering
16 21 (19.63%) AIX

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (33.64%) WebSphere
2 32 (29.91%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (1.87%) Mule
3 2 (1.87%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) DNS
1 2 (1.87%) SAN
2 1 (0.93%) LAN
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (46.73%) Relational Database
2 44 (41.12%) DB2
3 43 (40.19%) SQL Server
4 29 (27.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (27.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (14.95%) Oracle Database
6 13 (12.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (7.48%) RDBMS
7 8 (7.48%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (4.67%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.93%) MySQL
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (32.71%) Eclipse
2 28 (26.17%) MyEclipse
3 2 (1.87%) MSBuild
3 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.87%) Subversion
3 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) Toad
General
1 2 (1.87%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 44 (41.12%) Developer
2 28 (26.17%) Java Developer
3 26 (24.30%) Java Software Engineer
3 26 (24.30%) Software Engineer
4 16 (14.95%) Administrator
5 12 (11.21%) UNIX Administrator
6 10 (9.35%) Operations Engineer
7 9 (8.41%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (8.41%) UI Developer
7 9 (8.41%) UI Programmer
8 7 (6.54%) Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Python Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.74%) WebSphere Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Support Analyst
11 3 (2.80%) Applications Support
11 3 (2.80%) DBA
11 3 (2.80%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (2.80%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (46.73%) Ajax
2 49 (45.79%) Web Services
3 46 (42.99%) jQuery
4 45 (42.06%) JSP
4 45 (42.06%) Struts
5 40 (37.38%) JSF
6 36 (33.64%) Java EE
6 36 (33.64%) ICEfaces
7 16 (14.95%) Django
8 13 (12.15%) HTML
9 9 (8.41%) CSS
10 8 (7.48%) EJB
11 4 (3.74%) XML
12 2 (1.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.93%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 35 (32.71%) Linux
2 21 (19.63%) AIX
3 20 (18.69%) Solaris
4 6 (5.61%) Windows
5 2 (1.87%) SUSE
5 2 (1.87%) Debian
6 1 (0.93%) HPUX
6 1 (0.93%) CentOS
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.19%) Web Development
2 36 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (33.64%) Migration
3 35 (32.71%) OO
4 27 (25.23%) RAD
4 27 (25.23%) Software Engineering
5 14 (13.08%) ETL
6 13 (12.15%) Analytics
7 12 (11.21%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (9.35%) Configuration Management
9 9 (8.41%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (6.54%) TDD
10 7 (6.54%) Data Analysis
10 7 (6.54%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.67%) Performance Testing
12 4 (3.74%) Incident Management
12 4 (3.74%) OOA/OOD
13 2 (1.87%) Web Application Development
13 2 (1.87%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 48 (44.86%) Java
1 48 (44.86%) JavaScript
2 28 (26.17%) SQL
3 18 (16.82%) Python
4 14 (13.08%) Shell Script
4 14 (13.08%) Perl
5 13 (12.15%) Bash Shell
6 11 (10.28%) AWK
6 11 (10.28%) C-shell
7 9 (8.41%) Korn
8 3 (2.80%) VB
9 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (17.76%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) RHCE
3 1 (0.93%) MCSE
3 1 (0.93%) MCSA
3 1 (0.93%) MCP
3 1 (0.93%) CCA
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.93%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.93%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (12.15%) Oracle RMAN
1 13 (12.15%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.61%) KVM
4 2 (1.87%) Squid
5 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) Data Guard
2 9 (8.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (43.93%) JBoss
2 35 (32.71%) Oracle
3 13 (12.15%) Red Hat
4 11 (10.28%) VMware
5 10 (9.35%) Sunopsis
6 2 (1.87%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.93%) HP
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco
7 1 (0.93%) IBM
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