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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 32 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 38 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.31% 5.71% 4.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.54% 16.48% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 23
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £24,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,032 £40,000 £40,471
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
205 176 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 34.05% 34.65% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 188 137 147
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 24 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Coventry

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 41 (63.08%) Oracle
2 37 (56.92%) Windows
3 34 (52.31%) Finance
4 28 (43.08%) Manual Testing
5 27 (41.54%) SQL
6 25 (38.46%) Linux
7 23 (35.38%) HTML
8 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
9 20 (30.77%) ISEB
10 17 (26.15%) Web Services
11 16 (24.62%) Oracle Database
12 15 (23.08%) Solaris
12 15 (23.08%) VB
13 14 (21.54%) Shell Script
13 14 (21.54%) SAN
13 14 (21.54%) NetApp
13 14 (21.54%) Test Scripting
14 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (20.00%) Java
15 11 (16.92%) C
15 11 (16.92%) Capacity Planning
16 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
16 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
16 10 (15.38%) IBM
16 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
17 9 (13.85%) LAN
17 9 (13.85%) WAN
17 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
17 9 (13.85%) CommVault

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.54%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) SAN
2 9 (13.85%) LAN
2 9 (13.85%) WAN
2 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.23%) DNS
3 6 (9.23%) DHCP
4 5 (7.69%) VoIP
5 4 (6.15%) Internet
6 3 (4.62%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.08%) HTTP
8 1 (1.54%) Firewall
8 1 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
2 16 (24.62%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.62%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) DB2
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (6.15%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.54%) JUnit
3 1 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 34 (52.31%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Analyst
2 15 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Team Leader
4 8 (12.31%) UNIX Team Leader
5 7 (10.77%) Software Test Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Systems Test Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Tester
5 7 (10.77%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Systems Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Tester
7 4 (6.15%) Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Support
8 3 (4.62%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.38%) HTML
2 17 (26.15%) Web Services
3 9 (13.85%) XML
4 3 (4.62%) J2EE
5 2 (3.08%) XSD
5 2 (3.08%) XSLT
5 2 (3.08%) Middleware
5 2 (3.08%) CSS
6 1 (1.54%) Java EE
6 1 (1.54%) REST
6 1 (1.54%) JMS
6 1 (1.54%) EJB
6 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.54%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (1.54%) FMCG
2 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.92%) Windows
2 25 (38.46%) Linux
3 15 (23.08%) Solaris
4 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.08%) AIX
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Manual Testing
2 14 (21.54%) Test Scripting
3 13 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (16.92%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.31%) Automation Testing
6 8 (12.31%) Integration Testing
6 8 (12.31%) System Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Line Management
8 6 (9.23%) Data Migration
8 6 (9.23%) ITIL
8 6 (9.23%) Migration
8 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.69%) Data Transformation
9 5 (7.69%) People Management
10 4 (6.15%) Test Planning
10 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.15%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.62%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) SQL
2 15 (23.08%) VB
3 14 (21.54%) Shell Script
4 13 (20.00%) Java
5 11 (16.92%) C
6 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 9 (13.85%) Korn
8 8 (12.31%) Python
9 7 (10.77%) Perl
10 4 (6.15%) PHP
10 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.08%) Ruby
12 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (30.77%) ISEB
2 7 (10.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Squid
2 3 (4.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (4.62%) NFS
2 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) RHEV
4 1 (1.54%) Samba
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.54%) Nagios
2 1 (1.54%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.54%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 41 (63.08%) Oracle
2 14 (21.54%) NetApp
3 10 (15.38%) IBM
4 9 (13.85%) CommVault
4 9 (13.85%) Netezza
5 6 (9.23%) Veritas
6 5 (7.69%) Cisco
7 4 (6.15%) HP
8 3 (4.62%) Sybase
8 3 (4.62%) webMethods
8 3 (4.62%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.08%) VMware
9 2 (3.08%) Software AG
9 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.54%) EMC
10 1 (1.54%) Citrix
10 1 (1.54%) Avaya
10 1 (1.54%) Cognizant
10 1 (1.54%) Hitachi
10 1 (1.54%) RedPrairie
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