The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 53 42 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -22
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.08% 3.78% 11.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.18% 17.19% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 26
Average salary £52,500 £36,000 £39,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
UNIX
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
157 64 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.76% 21.99% 28.03%
Number of salaries quoted 134 57 62
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

UNIX
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Cheltenham region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Cheltenham

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) Juniper
6 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) OLAP
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (14.29%) MCSE
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (14.29%) ERP
7 2 (14.29%) MS Visio

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) MPLS
4 2 (14.29%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) OLAP
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (7.14%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Informatica BI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Statistics
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Release Management
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PHP
1 5 (35.71%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) Lua
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) MCSE
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.14%) RHCE
5 1 (7.14%) Sun Certification
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.14%) LPIC
5 1 (7.14%) MCITP
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) CCA
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (7.14%) CCEA
5 1 (7.14%) MCP
5 1 (7.14%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) Juniper
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Informatica
3 2 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee