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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 36 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 51 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.30% 3.06% 2.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.47% 10.62% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 47 31 31
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
227 292 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.60% 28.80% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 216 277 271
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +9 17 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Bedford -4 6 £27,500 -35.29%
Dunstable - 5 £47,500 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 93 (73.23%) Oracle
2 87 (68.50%) SQL
3 67 (52.76%) Linux
4 61 (48.03%) Shell Script
5 59 (46.46%) Java
6 49 (38.58%) Solaris
7 43 (33.86%) ITIL
8 40 (31.50%) SQL Server
8 40 (31.50%) SLA
9 39 (30.71%) J2EE
10 35 (27.56%) WebLogic
11 31 (24.41%) Service Management
12 30 (23.62%) PL/SQL
12 30 (23.62%) Apache
12 30 (23.62%) Tomcat
13 25 (19.69%) Oracle Database
14 24 (18.90%) MySQL
14 24 (18.90%) IIS
15 21 (16.54%) Relational Database
16 19 (14.96%) Performance Tuning
16 19 (14.96%) Degree
17 18 (14.17%) Web Services
17 18 (14.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 18 (14.17%) OO
18 17 (13.39%) Windows
19 16 (12.60%) Migration
19 16 (12.60%) SAN
20 15 (11.81%) JBoss
20 15 (11.81%) WebSphere
20 15 (11.81%) PowerHA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 35 (27.56%) WebLogic
2 30 (23.62%) Apache
2 30 (23.62%) Tomcat
3 24 (18.90%) IIS
4 15 (11.81%) JBoss
4 15 (11.81%) WebSphere
5 12 (9.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (5.51%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.57%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 2 (1.57%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (7.87%) MS Office
1 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.60%) SAN
2 8 (6.30%) SSH
2 8 (6.30%) PuTTY
2 8 (6.30%) WinSCP
2 8 (6.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (31.50%) SQL Server
2 25 (19.69%) Oracle Database
3 24 (18.90%) MySQL
4 21 (16.54%) Relational Database
5 12 (9.45%) Oracle9i Database
5 12 (9.45%) RDBMS
5 12 (9.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (6.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (6.30%) DB2
7 7 (5.51%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Eclipse
1 8 (6.30%) Toad
1 8 (6.30%) JIRA
1 8 (6.30%) MyEclipse
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (9.45%) Finance
2 6 (4.72%) Aerospace
2 6 (4.72%) Retail
3 3 (2.36%) Back Office
3 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.57%) Legal
4 2 (1.57%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (29.13%) Applications Support
2 35 (27.56%) Support Analyst
2 35 (27.56%) Analyst
3 30 (23.62%) Applications Support Analyst
4 18 (14.17%) Developer
5 15 (11.81%) Operations Engineer
6 13 (10.24%) Administrator
6 13 (10.24%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.09%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (7.09%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.09%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) UNIX Administrator
9 6 (4.72%) Senior Support Analyst
9 6 (4.72%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (4.72%) Solaris Administrator
9 6 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Applications Support Engineer
11 4 (3.15%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.71%) J2EE
2 18 (14.17%) Web Services
3 13 (10.24%) Middleware
4 11 (8.66%) HTML
5 10 (7.87%) JSF
5 10 (7.87%) Ajax
5 10 (7.87%) jQuery
6 9 (7.09%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (7.09%) .NET
7 8 (6.30%) JSP
7 8 (6.30%) Struts
7 8 (6.30%) Java EE
7 8 (6.30%) XML
7 8 (6.30%) ICEfaces
8 7 (5.51%) HTML5
8 7 (5.51%) CSS3
8 7 (5.51%) JMS
8 7 (5.51%) CSS
9 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.94%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) Performance Metrics
2 8 (6.30%) FMCG
3 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.15%) LPAR
5 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.36%) iSeries
5 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 67 (52.76%) Linux
2 49 (38.58%) Solaris
3 17 (13.39%) Windows
4 7 (5.51%) AIX
4 7 (5.51%) HPUX
5 6 (4.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.86%) ITIL
2 31 (24.41%) Service Management
3 19 (14.96%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (14.17%) OO
5 16 (12.60%) Migration
6 13 (10.24%) Performance Analysis
7 11 (8.66%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (8.66%) Configuration Management
8 10 (7.87%) Change Management
8 10 (7.87%) Web Development
9 8 (6.30%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.30%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.30%) RAD
10 7 (5.51%) SOA
10 7 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.51%) Project Management
10 7 (5.51%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (5.51%) Business Continuity
10 7 (5.51%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 87 (68.50%) SQL
2 61 (48.03%) Shell Script
3 59 (46.46%) Java
4 30 (23.62%) PL/SQL
5 14 (11.02%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.66%) Perl
6 11 (8.66%) AWK
6 11 (8.66%) Korn
6 11 (8.66%) C-shell
6 11 (8.66%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.30%) C#
8 6 (4.72%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.72%) VBA
9 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (14.96%) Degree
2 6 (4.72%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.36%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (31.50%) SLA
2 18 (14.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (11.81%) PowerHA
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (8.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 11 (8.66%) Data Guard
2 8 (6.30%) Tivoli
3 7 (5.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 93 (73.23%) Oracle
2 11 (8.66%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.94%) IBM
4 3 (2.36%) Intel
5 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.79%) VMware
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago