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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 68 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 27 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.34% 3.53% 4.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.44% 12.14% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 37
Average salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £33,000 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £50,000 £58,250
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
286 313 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.80% 29.04% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 242 290 231
Average salary £37,000 £44,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.85% +7.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,850 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -11 19 £50,000 +42.85%
Dunstable -3 4 £37,000 -22.10% 1
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 52 (52.00%) Relational Database
2 45 (45.00%) Oracle
3 43 (43.00%) SQL Server
3 43 (43.00%) Ajax
3 43 (43.00%) jQuery
4 40 (40.00%) Web Services
5 39 (39.00%) JBoss
5 39 (39.00%) Java
6 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
6 37 (37.00%) DB2
6 37 (37.00%) JSP
6 37 (37.00%) Struts
6 37 (37.00%) OO
6 37 (37.00%) Web Development
6 37 (37.00%) Java EE
6 37 (37.00%) JSF
6 37 (37.00%) Migration
6 37 (37.00%) ICEfaces
7 36 (36.00%) Linux
8 34 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 32 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (29.00%) MyEclipse
10 29 (29.00%) WebSphere
10 29 (29.00%) Eclipse
10 29 (29.00%) RAD
10 29 (29.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 29 (29.00%) SQL
11 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
12 21 (21.00%) Shell Script

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (29.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 29 (29.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.00%) Mule
2 2 (2.00%) Apache
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (1.00%) LAN
2 1 (1.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (52.00%) Relational Database
2 43 (43.00%) SQL Server
3 37 (37.00%) DB2
4 32 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 32 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (19.00%) Oracle Database
6 17 (17.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (14.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 14 (14.00%) RDBMS
8 7 (7.00%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (29.00%) Eclipse
1 29 (29.00%) MyEclipse
2 3 (3.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.00%) Subversion
3 2 (2.00%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (1.00%) Toad
General
1 5 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Automotive
2 2 (2.00%) Banking
2 2 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (33.00%) Developer
2 23 (23.00%) Java Developer
3 22 (22.00%) Software Engineer
3 22 (22.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 19 (19.00%) Administrator
5 13 (13.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 13 (13.00%) Operations Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) UI Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (6.00%) UI Programmer
9 5 (5.00%) Solaris Administrator
10 4 (4.00%) Python Developer
11 3 (3.00%) Release Manager
11 3 (3.00%) Systems Administrator
12 2 (2.00%) Support Analyst
12 2 (2.00%) Test Manager
12 2 (2.00%) Systems Analyst
12 2 (2.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.00%) Ajax
1 43 (43.00%) jQuery
2 40 (40.00%) Web Services
3 37 (37.00%) JSP
3 37 (37.00%) Struts
3 37 (37.00%) ICEfaces
3 37 (37.00%) Java EE
3 37 (37.00%) JSF
4 10 (10.00%) Django
5 8 (8.00%) HTML
5 8 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (2.00%) Middleware
6 2 (2.00%) .NET
7 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.00%) Celerra
2 1 (1.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (1.00%) Open Source
2 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.00%) Symmetrix
2 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.00%) Linux
2 19 (19.00%) Solaris
3 10 (10.00%) AIX
4 7 (7.00%) Windows
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) SUSE
6 1 (1.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.00%) OO
1 37 (37.00%) Migration
1 37 (37.00%) Web Development
2 34 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (29.00%) RAD
4 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
5 18 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (16.00%) Configuration Management
7 15 (15.00%) Analytics
7 15 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 8 (8.00%) Data Analysis
9 8 (8.00%) ETL
10 5 (5.00%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.00%) TDD
11 4 (4.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 3 (3.00%) Validation
12 3 (3.00%) Regression Testing
12 3 (3.00%) Web Application Development
12 3 (3.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.00%) Java
2 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
3 29 (29.00%) SQL
4 21 (21.00%) Perl
4 21 (21.00%) Shell Script
5 18 (18.00%) Bash Shell
6 17 (17.00%) AWK
7 16 (16.00%) C-shell
8 15 (15.00%) Korn
9 13 (13.00%) Python
10 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.00%) C
11 2 (2.00%) C++
11 2 (2.00%) VBScript
11 2 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (19.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) RHCE
3 1 (1.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (17.00%) Oracle RAC
1 17 (17.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.00%) Squid
3 2 (2.00%) KVM
4 1 (1.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 17 (17.00%) Data Guard
2 15 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (45.00%) Oracle
2 39 (39.00%) JBoss
3 9 (9.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.00%) Sunopsis
5 6 (6.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.00%) Brocade
6 1 (1.00%) Symantec
6 1 (1.00%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.00%) Sun
6 1 (1.00%) EMC
6 1 (1.00%) NetApp
6 1 (1.00%) StorageTek
6 1 (1.00%) Veritas
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago