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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 39 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 61 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.29% 3.88% 3.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.86% 13.88% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 36
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 £27,200 £31,835 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
279 281 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.20% 27.93% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 236 260 286
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -4 27 £48,500 +38.57% 1
Bedford +3 14 £35,000 +11.28% 5
Dunstable +4 11 £42,500 -5.55%
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 49 (51.04%) Oracle
2 41 (42.71%) Linux
3 39 (40.63%) SQL
4 37 (38.54%) Java
5 35 (36.46%) Shell Script
5 35 (36.46%) Relational Database
6 32 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
7 25 (26.04%) JBoss
7 25 (26.04%) Ajax
7 25 (26.04%) jQuery
8 24 (25.00%) Migration
9 23 (23.96%) Oracle Database
10 22 (22.92%) Web Services
11 21 (21.88%) JSP
11 21 (21.88%) Struts
11 21 (21.88%) DB2
11 21 (21.88%) Solaris
11 21 (21.88%) OO
11 21 (21.88%) Web Development
11 21 (21.88%) Java EE
11 21 (21.88%) JSF
11 21 (21.88%) ICEfaces
12 19 (19.79%) WebSphere
12 19 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
13 18 (18.75%) Perl
13 18 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (15.63%) AWK

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (19.79%) WebSphere
2 18 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (6.25%) Apache
3 6 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.21%) IIS
5 4 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.08%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Office
1 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) SAN
2 3 (3.13%) PuTTY
2 3 (3.13%) WinSCP
2 3 (3.13%) FTP
2 3 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.46%) Relational Database
2 32 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 23 (23.96%) Oracle Database
4 21 (21.88%) DB2
5 18 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (13.54%) RDBMS
7 13 (13.54%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (5.21%) MySQL
10 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (15.63%) Eclipse
1 15 (15.63%) MyEclipse
2 4 (4.17%) Toad
3 3 (3.13%) MSBuild
3 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.13%) JIRA
3 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.13%) Subversion
4 2 (2.08%) PowerBuilder
General
1 8 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.08%) Back Office
2 2 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.04%) Retail
3 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (30.21%) Developer
2 17 (17.71%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.58%) Java Software Engineer
3 14 (14.58%) Software Engineer
3 14 (14.58%) Administrator
4 11 (11.46%) Operations Engineer
4 11 (11.46%) Analyst
5 9 (9.38%) UNIX Administrator
6 8 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Solaris Administrator
9 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (4.17%) UI Developer
10 4 (4.17%) UI Programmer
11 3 (3.13%) Senior Operations Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Python Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.04%) Ajax
1 25 (26.04%) jQuery
2 22 (22.92%) Web Services
3 21 (21.88%) JSP
3 21 (21.88%) Struts
3 21 (21.88%) Java EE
3 21 (21.88%) JSF
3 21 (21.88%) ICEfaces
4 10 (10.42%) HTML
5 9 (9.38%) XML
6 8 (8.33%) Middleware
7 7 (7.29%) Django
8 6 (6.25%) CSS
8 6 (6.25%) .NET
8 6 (6.25%) J2EE
9 5 (5.21%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 5 (5.21%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.13%) LPAR
2 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.08%) iSeries
3 1 (1.04%) FMCG
3 1 (1.04%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (1.04%) Celerra
3 1 (1.04%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.04%) Symmetrix
3 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 41 (42.71%) Linux
2 21 (21.88%) Solaris
3 11 (11.46%) AIX
4 7 (7.29%) Windows
5 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) Migration
2 21 (21.88%) OO
2 21 (21.88%) Web Development
3 19 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.63%) RAD
4 15 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (14.58%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (14.58%) Configuration Management
6 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.33%) Service Management
7 8 (8.33%) ITIL
7 8 (8.33%) Analytics
8 7 (7.29%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.25%) ETL
10 5 (5.21%) Logistics
11 4 (4.17%) UML
11 4 (4.17%) Incident Management
12 3 (3.13%) Web Application Development
12 3 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.63%) SQL
2 37 (38.54%) Java
3 35 (36.46%) Shell Script
4 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
5 18 (18.75%) Perl
6 15 (15.63%) AWK
7 14 (14.58%) Korn
7 14 (14.58%) Bash Shell
8 13 (13.54%) C-shell
9 9 (9.38%) Python
10 6 (6.25%) PL/SQL
11 4 (4.17%) C
12 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.13%) C#
13 2 (2.08%) C++
13 2 (2.08%) VBScript
13 2 (2.08%) VB
14 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) LPIC
3 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 13 (13.54%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (14.58%) Oracle RAC
1 14 (14.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (7.29%) PowerHA
3 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.04%) SRDF
4 1 (1.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 14 (14.58%) Data Guard
1 14 (14.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (3.13%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (51.04%) Oracle
2 25 (26.04%) JBoss
3 6 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.25%) Sunopsis
4 5 (5.21%) IBM
5 4 (4.17%) VMware
6 2 (2.08%) Intel
7 1 (1.04%) Brocade
7 1 (1.04%) NetApp
7 1 (1.04%) StorageTek
7 1 (1.04%) Veritas
7 1 (1.04%) Sun
7 1 (1.04%) EMC
7 1 (1.04%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.04%) Symantec
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + great package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 22 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + great package
Posted: 24 days ago