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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 42 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 26 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.34% 6.09% 5.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.26% 19.25% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 26
Average salary £33,750 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £40,750 £40,295
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
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
212 161 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 35.39% 31.63% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 190 126 137
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,290 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Coventry

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (63.64%) Oracle
2 32 (58.18%) Windows
3 29 (52.73%) Manual Testing
4 26 (47.27%) Finance
4 26 (47.27%) SQL
5 25 (45.45%) HTML
6 22 (40.00%) ISEB
7 19 (34.55%) Linux
8 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
9 17 (30.91%) Web Services
9 17 (30.91%) Test Scripting
10 14 (25.45%) VB
11 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database
12 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 11 (20.00%) XML
13 10 (18.18%) Java
13 10 (18.18%) Python
13 10 (18.18%) System Testing
13 10 (18.18%) Degree
13 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (16.36%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (16.36%) Automation Testing
14 9 (16.36%) Integration Testing
14 9 (16.36%) DHCP
14 9 (16.36%) DNS
14 9 (16.36%) Solaris
14 9 (16.36%) C
15 8 (14.55%) Perl
15 8 (14.55%) SAN
15 8 (14.55%) NetApp

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.64%) IIS
2 2 (3.64%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) DHCP
1 9 (16.36%) DNS
2 8 (14.55%) SAN
2 8 (14.55%) Internet
3 6 (10.91%) VoIP
4 5 (9.09%) WAN
4 5 (9.09%) LAN
4 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.45%) HTTP
6 2 (3.64%) Intranet
7 1 (1.82%) Firewall
7 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (1.82%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.82%) DB2
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (7.27%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Analyst
2 18 (32.73%) Test Analyst
3 12 (21.82%) Test Manager
4 9 (16.36%) Software Test Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Systems Test Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Systems Manager
5 8 (14.55%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Team Leader
7 6 (10.91%) UNIX Team Leader
7 6 (10.91%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Linux Support
7 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Linux Support Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Tester
8 5 (9.09%) Systems Tester
9 3 (5.45%) Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Technical Manager
10 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.64%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) HTML
2 17 (30.91%) Web Services
3 11 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (5.45%) CSS
5 2 (3.64%) COM
5 2 (3.64%) .NET
6 1 (1.82%) J2EE
6 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 32 (58.18%) Windows
2 19 (34.55%) Linux
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.36%) Solaris
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (52.73%) Manual Testing
2 17 (30.91%) Test Scripting
3 10 (18.18%) System Testing
4 9 (16.36%) Automation Testing
4 9 (16.36%) Integration Testing
4 9 (16.36%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (14.55%) Line Management
6 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.91%) Data Migration
7 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Migration
8 5 (9.09%) ITIL
8 5 (9.09%) Data Transformation
8 5 (9.09%) Test Planning
9 4 (7.27%) People Management
9 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.27%) Automated Testing
10 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) SQL
2 14 (25.45%) VB
3 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.18%) Java
4 10 (18.18%) Python
5 9 (16.36%) C
6 8 (14.55%) Perl
6 8 (14.55%) Shell Script
7 7 (12.73%) Korn
8 6 (10.91%) Bash Shell
8 6 (10.91%) PHP
9 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) ISEB
2 10 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Squid
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.64%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.64%) Samba
3 2 (3.64%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.82%) RHEV
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.82%) Control-M
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Oracle
2 8 (14.55%) NetApp
3 6 (10.91%) Cisco
3 6 (10.91%) IBM
4 5 (9.09%) CommVault
4 5 (9.09%) Netezza
5 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.45%) HP
6 3 (5.45%) EMC
6 3 (5.45%) Citrix
6 3 (5.45%) VMware
7 2 (3.64%) Clearswift
8 1 (1.82%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.82%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.82%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.82%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.82%) Sybase
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55330.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago