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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 40 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unix 46 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.85% 3.28% 5.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.20% 19.75% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 45 29 51
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
217 162 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.61% 16.62% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 194 151 269
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 16 £55,000 +5.76% 1
Luton +16 12 £43,500 +8.75% 5
Bedford +6 8 £32,100 +16.72% 2
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 91 (67.91%) Oracle
2 76 (56.72%) Linux
3 59 (44.03%) VMware
4 58 (43.28%) Finance
5 51 (38.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 50 (37.31%) Banking
7 48 (35.82%) Microsoft
8 46 (34.33%) Cisco
8 46 (34.33%) TOGAF
9 45 (33.58%) Windows
10 44 (32.84%) Shell Script
11 43 (32.09%) Telecoms
11 43 (32.09%) Citrix
12 42 (31.34%) Perl
13 40 (29.85%) Data Security
14 37 (27.61%) Degree
15 30 (22.39%) Presales
16 29 (21.64%) ITIL
17 27 (20.15%) Service Delivery
18 26 (19.40%) Java
19 24 (17.91%) PowerShell
20 22 (16.42%) Bash Shell
20 22 (16.42%) Oracle Database
20 22 (16.42%) Firewall
21 21 (15.67%) Solaris
22 20 (14.93%) Performance Tuning
22 20 (14.93%) Oracle Database 11g
23 19 (14.18%) Oracle RAC
23 19 (14.18%) Data Guard
23 19 (14.18%) Enterprise Software

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (10.45%) Apache
1 14 (10.45%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.70%) IIS
3 12 (8.96%) Oracle Application Server
4 10 (7.46%) JBoss
5 2 (1.49%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.49%) SAP EP
5 2 (1.49%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) SAP R/3
1 2 (1.49%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.42%) Firewall
2 13 (9.70%) SAN
3 12 (8.96%) WAN
4 11 (8.21%) LDAP
5 2 (1.49%) PuTTY
5 2 (1.49%) SSH
5 2 (1.49%) Telnet
6 1 (0.75%) DHCP
6 1 (0.75%) DNS
6 1 (0.75%) NAS
6 1 (0.75%) Network Security
6 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.42%) Oracle Database
2 20 (14.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (10.45%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.46%) MySQL
5 7 (5.22%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (5.22%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.49%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.49%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (2.24%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (1.49%) Toad
3 1 (0.75%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 58 (43.28%) Finance
2 50 (37.31%) Banking
3 43 (32.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (50.75%) Architect
2 35 (26.12%) Technical Architect
3 26 (19.40%) Analyst
4 25 (18.66%) Citrix Architect
5 22 (16.42%) Administrator
6 21 (15.67%) Unix Administrator
6 21 (15.67%) Unix Architect
7 19 (14.18%) Support Analyst
8 15 (11.19%) Infrastructure Architect
9 13 (9.70%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (8.21%) Applications Support
10 11 (8.21%) Applications Support Analyst
10 11 (8.21%) Citrix Technical Architect
10 11 (8.21%) Identity Management Architect
11 10 (7.46%) Developer
12 9 (6.72%) Solaris Administrator
12 9 (6.72%) Unix Analyst
13 7 (5.22%) Senior Applications Support
13 7 (5.22%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
13 7 (5.22%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.43%) J2EE
2 17 (12.69%) Web Services
3 14 (10.45%) .NET
4 11 (8.21%) REST
4 11 (8.21%) RESTful
4 11 (8.21%) SailPoint
4 11 (8.21%) SOAP
5 8 (5.97%) XML
6 6 (4.48%) Servlets
6 6 (4.48%) XSLT
7 5 (3.73%) HTML
8 3 (2.24%) CSS
9 2 (1.49%) SAP Basis
9 2 (1.49%) SAP BC
9 2 (1.49%) SAP PI
9 2 (1.49%) SAP XI
9 2 (1.49%) Web Dynpro
10 1 (0.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.18%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (11.94%) iSeries
3 13 (9.70%) Management Information System
4 11 (8.21%) Computer Science
5 9 (6.72%) Data Centre
6 7 (5.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.24%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 76 (56.72%) Linux
2 45 (33.58%) Windows
3 21 (15.67%) Solaris
4 7 (5.22%) AIX
5 3 (2.24%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.24%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.24%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.49%) HPUX
7 1 (0.75%) Debian
7 1 (0.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.33%) TOGAF
2 40 (29.85%) Data Security
3 30 (22.39%) Presales
4 29 (21.64%) ITIL
5 27 (20.15%) Service Delivery
6 20 (14.93%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (13.43%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (12.69%) Configuration Management
9 15 (11.19%) Performance Monitoring
10 13 (9.70%) High Availability
11 11 (8.21%) Identity Access Management
11 11 (8.21%) Identity Management
11 11 (8.21%) Information Security
11 11 (8.21%) Mentoring
11 11 (8.21%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (6.72%) Project Management
13 8 (5.97%) Data Management
13 8 (5.97%) Information Management
14 7 (5.22%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 44 (32.84%) Shell Script
2 42 (31.34%) Perl
3 26 (19.40%) Java
4 24 (17.91%) PowerShell
5 22 (16.42%) Bash Shell
6 18 (13.43%) AWK
6 18 (13.43%) C-shell
7 17 (12.69%) Korn
8 14 (10.45%) C++
9 10 (7.46%) Python
10 6 (4.48%) JavaScript
11 5 (3.73%) SQL
12 3 (2.24%) C
12 3 (2.24%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.24%) VB
12 3 (2.24%) VBScript
13 2 (1.49%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 37 (27.61%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.49%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (0.75%) CCDP
4 1 (0.75%) CCIE
4 1 (0.75%) CCMSE
4 1 (0.75%) CCNP
4 1 (0.75%) CCSE
4 1 (0.75%) CCSM
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB
4 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.75%) VCAP
4 1 (0.75%) VCDX
4 1 (0.75%) VCP5
4 1 (0.75%) VCP6
4 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (10.45%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (38.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (14.18%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (8.21%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.75%) NFS
4 1 (0.75%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (14.18%) Data Guard
1 19 (14.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 17 (12.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.24%) Unicenter
4 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.49%) Tivoli NetView
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 91 (67.91%) Oracle
2 59 (44.03%) VMware
3 48 (35.82%) Microsoft
4 46 (34.33%) Cisco
5 43 (32.09%) Citrix
6 13 (9.70%) IBM
7 11 (8.21%) CA
7 11 (8.21%) Dell
8 4 (2.99%) LANDesk
9 3 (2.24%) HP
9 3 (2.24%) Intel
9 3 (2.24%) Northgate
9 3 (2.24%) Remedy
10 2 (1.49%) BMC
10 2 (1.49%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.49%) SAP
11 1 (0.75%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.75%) F5
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 per annum + + £11.5K Shift + £6K Bonus + Full Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £11K SA, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + beneifts
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Dunstable
Sopra Banking Software
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 24 days ago