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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 52 50 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 36 66 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.16% 5.16% 3.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 16.14% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 32 59 24
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
198 409 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.38% 31.95% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 185 381 266
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £57,500 £50,000
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 28 April 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 28 April 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
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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
Bedford +44 12 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Luton -13 9 £42,000 +1.20% 2
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 61 (82.43%) Linux
2 52 (70.27%) Oracle
3 49 (66.22%) SQL
4 43 (58.11%) Java
5 42 (56.76%) J2EE
5 42 (56.76%) Solaris
6 39 (52.70%) ITIL
6 39 (52.70%) WebLogic
7 38 (51.35%) Shell Script
8 35 (47.30%) SLA
8 35 (47.30%) Tomcat
9 34 (45.95%) SQL Server
10 33 (44.59%) MySQL
11 31 (41.89%) Apache
11 31 (41.89%) Service Management
12 30 (40.54%) PL/SQL
13 27 (36.49%) IIS
14 24 (32.43%) Windows
15 14 (18.92%) CSS
15 14 (18.92%) OO
15 14 (18.92%) HTML
16 13 (17.57%) AIX
16 13 (17.57%) Performance Tuning
17 12 (16.22%) CSS3
17 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
17 12 (16.22%) MVC
18 11 (14.86%) Web Services
19 10 (13.51%) SAN
19 10 (13.51%) HTML5
19 10 (13.51%) Degree

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 39 (52.70%) WebLogic
2 35 (47.30%) Tomcat
3 31 (41.89%) Apache
4 27 (36.49%) IIS
5 7 (9.46%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.70%) JBoss
6 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
3 2 (2.70%) MS Project
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) SAN
2 4 (5.41%) LDAP
3 3 (4.05%) SSH
3 3 (4.05%) FTP
3 3 (4.05%) PuTTY
3 3 (4.05%) WinSCP
4 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.70%) VLAN
4 2 (2.70%) WAN
4 2 (2.70%) SMTP
4 2 (2.70%) Internet
4 2 (2.70%) MPLS
4 2 (2.70%) Firewall
5 1 (1.35%) 3G
5 1 (1.35%) LAN
5 1 (1.35%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 33 (44.59%) MySQL
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.05%) MS Access
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) JIRA
2 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.41%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.05%) Toad
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
1 5 (6.76%) Aerospace
1 5 (6.76%) Automotive
2 4 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) Advertising
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (58.11%) Applications Support
2 35 (47.30%) Analyst
3 34 (45.95%) Support Analyst
4 31 (41.89%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Applications Support Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) Applications Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Support Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Solutions Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Environment Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Applications Support Specialist
9 3 (4.05%) Applications Specialist
9 3 (4.05%) DBA
9 3 (4.05%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.76%) J2EE
2 14 (18.92%) HTML
2 14 (18.92%) CSS
3 12 (16.22%) CSS3
4 11 (14.86%) Web Services
5 10 (13.51%) HTML5
6 9 (12.16%) JMS
7 7 (9.46%) .NET
8 6 (8.11%) Ajax
8 6 (8.11%) CakePHP
8 6 (8.11%) jQuery
9 5 (6.76%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.76%) Middleware
10 3 (4.05%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) W3C
1 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) LPAR
3 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.70%) FMCG
3 2 (2.70%) iSeries
4 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.35%) Statistics
4 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 61 (82.43%) Linux
2 42 (56.76%) Solaris
3 24 (32.43%) Windows
4 13 (17.57%) AIX
5 9 (12.16%) HPUX
6 7 (9.46%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.05%) OpenVMS
9 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.70%) ITIL
2 31 (41.89%) Service Management
3 14 (18.92%) OO
4 13 (17.57%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (16.22%) MVC
6 8 (10.81%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (9.46%) SOA
7 7 (9.46%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (8.11%) Project Management
8 6 (8.11%) Change Management
8 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.76%) Migration
9 5 (6.76%) CAD
10 4 (5.41%) Scrum
11 3 (4.05%) Time Management
11 3 (4.05%) Benchmarking
11 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (2.70%) Coaching
12 2 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (66.22%) SQL
2 43 (58.11%) Java
3 38 (51.35%) Shell Script
4 30 (40.54%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.11%) PHP
6 5 (6.76%) C#
6 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.76%) VBA
7 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.11%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (47.30%) SLA
2 4 (5.41%) QA
3 2 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) PowerHA
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 52 (70.27%) Oracle
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) IBM
3 4 (5.41%) VMware
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.05%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) Intel
6 1 (1.35%) CommVault
6 1 (1.35%) Veritas
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco
6 1 (1.35%) FalconStor
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago