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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 61 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 37 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.52% 2.75% 3.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.65% 11.47% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 32
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
271 279 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.76% 23.99% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 245 233 284
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +4 20 £45,000 +13.20% 2
Bedford +4 3 £40,000 -50.00% 1
Luton -6 2 £47,500 -5.00%
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 68 (90.67%) Linux
2 43 (57.33%) Oracle
3 40 (53.33%) Solaris
4 39 (52.00%) Shell Script
5 29 (38.67%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (34.67%) Bash Shell
7 24 (32.00%) Oracle Database
7 24 (32.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 24 (32.00%) Perl
8 23 (30.67%) J2EE
9 22 (29.33%) Oracle RMAN
9 22 (29.33%) Oracle RAC
9 22 (29.33%) Degree
9 22 (29.33%) Data Guard
10 21 (28.00%) Configuration Management
10 21 (28.00%) Java
11 20 (26.67%) Windows
11 20 (26.67%) AWK
11 20 (26.67%) C-shell
12 19 (25.33%) Capacity Planning
13 18 (24.00%) SQL
14 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
14 17 (22.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 17 (22.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 17 (22.67%) Korn
15 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (21.33%) WebLogic
16 15 (20.00%) MySQL
16 15 (20.00%) Tomcat
17 14 (18.67%) ITIL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (21.33%) WebLogic
2 15 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 13 (17.33%) IIS
4 12 (16.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 10 (13.33%) Apache
6 5 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) MS Project
3 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) SAN
2 5 (6.67%) LDAP
3 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.33%) DNS
3 4 (5.33%) NAS
4 2 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.67%) MPLS
4 2 (2.67%) Firewall
4 2 (2.67%) VLAN
4 2 (2.67%) Internet
4 2 (2.67%) WAN
4 2 (2.67%) SMTP
5 1 (1.33%) DHCP
5 1 (1.33%) LAN
5 1 (1.33%) 3G
5 1 (1.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 24 (32.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
3 15 (20.00%) MySQL
4 9 (12.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (9.33%) RDBMS
5 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.33%) Bugzilla
1 4 (5.33%) Subversion
1 4 (5.33%) JIRA
1 4 (5.33%) TeamCity
1 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.33%) MSBuild
1 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
1 10 (13.33%) Banking
2 5 (6.67%) Automotive
3 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (38.67%) Administrator
2 23 (30.67%) UNIX Administrator
3 19 (25.33%) Applications Support
4 12 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (14.67%) Analyst
6 10 (13.33%) Developer
6 10 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 10 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.00%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Applications Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (5.33%) DBA
9 4 (5.33%) Quality Manager
9 4 (5.33%) Release Manager
9 4 (5.33%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (5.33%) Applications Support Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) J2EE
2 13 (17.33%) Web Services
3 12 (16.00%) HTML
3 12 (16.00%) CSS
4 10 (13.33%) CSS3
5 8 (10.67%) HTML5
5 8 (10.67%) XML
6 7 (9.33%) JMS
7 6 (8.00%) Ajax
7 6 (8.00%) CakePHP
7 6 (8.00%) jQuery
8 4 (5.33%) Servlets
8 4 (5.33%) XSLT
8 4 (5.33%) .NET
9 3 (4.00%) Flash
9 3 (4.00%) Middleware
10 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) LPAR
3 5 (6.67%) W3C
4 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.33%) iSeries
6 1 (1.33%) Statistics
6 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 68 (90.67%) Linux
2 40 (53.33%) Solaris
3 20 (26.67%) Windows
4 12 (16.00%) AIX
5 7 (9.33%) HPUX
5 7 (9.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.00%) OpenVMS
7 3 (4.00%) SUSE
7 3 (4.00%) Debian
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (28.00%) Configuration Management
3 19 (25.33%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.67%) ITIL
5 14 (18.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (14.67%) OO
7 10 (13.33%) Service Management
7 10 (13.33%) MVC
8 8 (10.67%) Scrum
9 7 (9.33%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (6.67%) Change Management
10 5 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (6.67%) SOA
11 4 (5.33%) Regression Testing
11 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.33%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.33%) Release Management
11 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.33%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) Shell Script
2 26 (34.67%) Bash Shell
3 24 (32.00%) Perl
4 21 (28.00%) Java
5 20 (26.67%) C-shell
5 20 (26.67%) AWK
6 18 (24.00%) SQL
7 17 (22.67%) Korn
8 10 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 9 (12.00%) PL/SQL
10 6 (8.00%) PHP
10 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
11 5 (6.67%) Python
12 2 (2.67%) C#
12 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) Degree
2 7 (9.33%) LPIC
3 3 (4.00%) RHCSA
3 3 (4.00%) RHCE
3 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (16.00%) SLA
3 4 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 22 (29.33%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.67%) PowerHA
3 4 (5.33%) Samba
3 4 (5.33%) NFS
4 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (29.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 22 (29.33%) Data Guard
2 17 (22.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 43 (57.33%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (6.67%) VMware
3 4 (5.33%) IBM
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (1.33%) Intel
5 1 (1.33%) CommVault
5 1 (1.33%) Veritas
5 1 (1.33%) FalconStor
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco
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Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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