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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 36 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.62% 1.78% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.71% 4.30% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Average salary £85,000 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
34 93 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 17.80% 41.33% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 32 83 38
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Colchester

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (90.00%) SCOM
3 8 (80.00%) Supplier Management
3 8 (80.00%) Law
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
4 7 (70.00%) Legal
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
6 3 (30.00%) People Management
6 3 (30.00%) Service Management
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) MCSE
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (10.00%) RHCE
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (10.00%) AIX
7 1 (10.00%) HPUX
7 1 (10.00%) Solaris
7 1 (10.00%) MCITP
7 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Debian
7 1 (10.00%) Fedora
7 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (10.00%) CentOS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (80.00%) Law
2 7 (70.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Head of Operations
2 3 (30.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Head of Network Operations
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Debian
3 1 (10.00%) Fedora
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) HPUX
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) RHCE
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) SCOM
2 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco