The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 37 20 38
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 23 44 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.91% 7.73% 4.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.44% 23.04% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 18
Average salary £32,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,100 £42,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UNIX
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 191 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 34.18% 33.57% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 177 146 116
Average salary £35,500 £35,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

UNIX
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Coventry

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Coventry

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 32 (61.54%) Oracle
2 31 (59.62%) Windows
3 29 (55.77%) Manual Testing
4 25 (48.08%) Finance
5 24 (46.15%) HTML
5 24 (46.15%) SQL
6 22 (42.31%) ISEB
7 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
8 17 (32.69%) Test Scripting
9 15 (28.85%) Linux
10 14 (26.92%) VB
11 13 (25.00%) Web Services
11 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database
12 10 (19.23%) System Testing
12 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (19.23%) Degree
12 10 (19.23%) XML
13 9 (17.31%) Java
13 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
13 9 (17.31%) Python
13 9 (17.31%) DHCP
13 9 (17.31%) DNS
13 9 (17.31%) Integration Testing
13 9 (17.31%) Automation Testing
14 8 (15.38%) Squid
14 8 (15.38%) Internet
15 7 (13.46%) Solaris
15 7 (13.46%) Perl
15 7 (13.46%) C
15 7 (13.46%) Capacity Planning

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) DHCP
1 9 (17.31%) DNS
2 8 (15.38%) Internet
3 6 (11.54%) VoIP
3 6 (11.54%) SAN
4 4 (7.69%) HTTP
5 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.77%) WAN
5 3 (5.77%) LAN
6 2 (3.85%) Intranet
7 1 (1.92%) Firewall
7 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.92%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.92%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.92%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.92%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (48.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Analyst
2 18 (34.62%) Test Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) Test Manager
4 9 (17.31%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Systems Manager
4 9 (17.31%) Systems Test Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Linux Support
6 6 (11.54%) Linux Support Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Systems Tester
6 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Tester
7 5 (9.62%) Team Leader
8 4 (7.69%) UNIX Team Leader
9 3 (5.77%) Technical Manager
9 3 (5.77%) Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) HTML
2 13 (25.00%) Web Services
3 10 (19.23%) XML
4 3 (5.77%) CSS
5 2 (3.85%) .NET
5 2 (3.85%) COM
6 1 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.92%) Spring
6 1 (1.92%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Linux
3 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (13.46%) Solaris
5 3 (5.77%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Manual Testing
2 17 (32.69%) Test Scripting
3 10 (19.23%) System Testing
4 9 (17.31%) Integration Testing
4 9 (17.31%) Automation Testing
5 7 (13.46%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (11.54%) Data Migration
6 6 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 6 (11.54%) Migration
6 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
7 5 (9.62%) Data Transformation
8 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.69%) ITIL
8 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.77%) Performance Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.85%) Test Strategy
10 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.92%) Test Management
11 1 (1.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 14 (26.92%) VB
3 9 (17.31%) Python
3 9 (17.31%) Java
3 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.46%) Perl
4 7 (13.46%) C
5 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
5 6 (11.54%) PHP
6 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.62%) Korn
7 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) ISEB
2 10 (19.23%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Squid
2 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.85%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.85%) Samba
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.92%) Control-M
Vendors
1 32 (61.54%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Cisco
2 6 (11.54%) NetApp
3 3 (5.77%) Citrix
3 3 (5.77%) IBM
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) HP
3 3 (5.77%) CommVault
3 3 (5.77%) Netezza
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) EMC
4 2 (3.85%) Clearswift
5 1 (1.92%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.92%) Cognizant
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday