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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 27 37 55
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 67 65 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.94% 5.54% 3.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.10% 22.34% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 50 51 37
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £31,835
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £51,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +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
290 291 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.02% 24.81% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 256 248 262
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Dunstable +6 42 £45,000 +5.88%
Bedford +2 11 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Luton -20 3 £47,500 +4.39%
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 76 (79.17%) Linux
2 58 (60.42%) Oracle
3 50 (52.08%) Shell Script
4 44 (45.83%) Solaris
5 42 (43.75%) Perl
6 41 (42.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 41 (42.71%) Bash Shell
6 41 (42.71%) Oracle Database
7 36 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 36 (37.50%) Data Guard
7 36 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
8 34 (35.42%) Capacity Planning
8 34 (35.42%) Configuration Management
9 33 (34.38%) AWK
9 33 (34.38%) C-shell
9 33 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
10 30 (31.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 30 (31.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 29 (30.21%) Finance
11 29 (30.21%) Korn
11 29 (30.21%) Degree
12 26 (27.08%) Banking
12 26 (27.08%) Performance Monitoring
13 21 (21.88%) Oracle Application Server
14 18 (18.75%) VMware
15 15 (15.63%) SAN
15 15 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (14.58%) Oracle9i Database
17 13 (13.54%) Windows

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 21 (21.88%) Oracle Application Server
2 12 (12.50%) Apache
2 12 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 11 (11.46%) IIS
4 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) MS Office
1 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.63%) SAN
2 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.21%) DNS
2 5 (5.21%) LDAP
2 5 (5.21%) WAN
2 5 (5.21%) NAS
3 4 (4.17%) Firewall
4 2 (2.08%) SSH
4 2 (2.08%) PuTTY
4 2 (2.08%) Telnet
4 2 (2.08%) DHCP
5 1 (1.04%) LAN
5 1 (1.04%) 3G
5 1 (1.04%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 41 (42.71%) Oracle Database
2 14 (14.58%) Oracle9i Database
3 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 12 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.33%) MySQL
5 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.17%) Subversion
1 4 (4.17%) JIRA
1 4 (4.17%) TeamCity
1 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (4.17%) MSBuild
2 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.13%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.08%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (2.08%) Toad
3 2 (2.08%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.04%) HP UFT
General
1 29 (30.21%) Finance
2 26 (27.08%) Banking
3 10 (10.42%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 45 (46.88%) Administrator
2 37 (38.54%) UNIX Administrator
3 15 (15.63%) Architect
3 15 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (10.42%) Analyst
5 9 (9.38%) Technical Architect
6 8 (8.33%) Developer
6 8 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.29%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.25%) DBA
8 6 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.21%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (4.17%) Quality Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) XML
2 9 (9.38%) J2EE
3 7 (7.29%) HTML
4 5 (5.21%) CSS
5 4 (4.17%) Servlets
5 4 (4.17%) Web Services
5 4 (4.17%) XSLT
5 4 (4.17%) Middleware
6 3 (3.13%) Ajax
6 3 (3.13%) CakePHP
6 3 (3.13%) jQuery
6 3 (3.13%) .NET
7 2 (2.08%) Flash
8 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.04%) HTML5
8 1 (1.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.29%) iSeries
2 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.21%) LPAR
4 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.13%) W3C
5 3 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) Statistics
6 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 76 (79.17%) Linux
2 44 (45.83%) Solaris
3 13 (13.54%) Windows
4 10 (10.42%) AIX
5 7 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.17%) SUSE
6 4 (4.17%) Debian
7 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.04%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.42%) Configuration Management
1 34 (35.42%) Capacity Planning
2 33 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
3 26 (27.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.38%) TOGAF
6 7 (7.29%) ITIL
6 7 (7.29%) Data Security
6 7 (7.29%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (6.25%) Time Management
7 6 (6.25%) Scrum
8 5 (5.21%) Change Management
8 5 (5.21%) Service Management
8 5 (5.21%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.21%) High Availability
9 4 (4.17%) Kanban
9 4 (4.17%) Web Application Development
9 4 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.17%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.08%) Shell Script
2 42 (43.75%) Perl
3 41 (42.71%) Bash Shell
4 33 (34.38%) C-shell
4 33 (34.38%) AWK
5 29 (30.21%) Korn
6 11 (11.46%) Java
7 10 (10.42%) SQL
8 9 (9.38%) PowerShell
8 9 (9.38%) Python
9 7 (7.29%) JavaScript
9 7 (7.29%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.13%) PHP
11 2 (2.08%) C++
11 2 (2.08%) C
11 2 (2.08%) VBScript
11 2 (2.08%) VB
12 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.04%) VBA
12 1 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (30.21%) Degree
2 7 (7.29%) LPIC
3 3 (3.13%) RHCE
3 3 (3.13%) RHCSA
4 2 (2.08%) NVQ Level 4
4 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (31.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (6.25%) SLA
3 3 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 36 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.21%) PowerHA
3 5 (5.21%) NFS
3 5 (5.21%) Samba
Systems Management
1 36 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 36 (37.50%) Data Guard
2 30 (31.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 58 (60.42%) Oracle
2 18 (18.75%) VMware
3 10 (10.42%) Cisco
3 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.33%) Citrix
5 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.17%) IBM
7 2 (2.08%) Northgate
8 1 (1.04%) F5
8 1 (1.04%) Veritas
8 1 (1.04%) HP
8 1 (1.04%) Intel
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + (Pending experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 22 days ago