The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 - 34 33
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 1.60% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.45% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UNIX
Essex

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

Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 87 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 21.24% 46.52% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 79 63
Average salary £30,000 £46,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.48% +10.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

UNIX
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Colchester

UNIX
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Law
2 3 (75.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) People Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Law
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Network Operations
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco