The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 41 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 25 63 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.95% 9.24% 4.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.66% 27.75% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 17
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,550 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
183 227 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 28.91% 33.28% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 161 156 103
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £42,500 £52,450
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
West Midlands

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 23 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Coventry

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (55.56%) Oracle
2 24 (53.33%) Windows
3 23 (51.11%) Manual Testing
4 21 (46.67%) HTML
5 20 (44.44%) Finance
6 19 (42.22%) SQL
6 19 (42.22%) ISEB
7 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (31.11%) Test Scripting
9 12 (26.67%) VB
10 11 (24.44%) Linux
11 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
11 10 (22.22%) System Testing
11 10 (22.22%) Degree
12 9 (20.00%) Automation Testing
12 9 (20.00%) Integration Testing
12 9 (20.00%) Python
12 9 (20.00%) DHCP
12 9 (20.00%) DNS
12 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 8 (17.78%) Web Services
13 8 (17.78%) XML
13 8 (17.78%) Internet
13 8 (17.78%) Squid
14 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (15.56%) Perl
14 7 (15.56%) Java
15 6 (13.33%) PHP
15 6 (13.33%) NetApp
15 6 (13.33%) Active Directory

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2 (4.44%) IIS
1 2 (4.44%) Apache
1 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) DHCP
1 9 (20.00%) DNS
2 8 (17.78%) Internet
3 6 (13.33%) VoIP
4 4 (8.89%) HTTP
5 2 (4.44%) SAN
5 2 (4.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (2.22%) Star Schema
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.22%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (8.89%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Analyst
1 15 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Test Manager
3 8 (17.78%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Systems Manager
3 8 (17.78%) Systems Test Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Linux Support
4 6 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Linux Support Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Tester
4 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Tester
5 4 (8.89%) Server Support
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Principle Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) HTML
2 8 (17.78%) Web Services
2 8 (17.78%) XML
3 3 (6.67%) CSS
4 2 (4.44%) .NET
4 2 (4.44%) COM
5 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.22%) Spring
5 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Linux
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.67%) Windows 2000
4 3 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Manual Testing
2 14 (31.11%) Test Scripting
3 10 (22.22%) System Testing
4 9 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 9 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Migration
6 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.89%) ITIL
7 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Data Transformation
10 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.22%) BDD
10 1 (2.22%) ATDD
10 1 (2.22%) User Stories
10 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) VB
3 9 (20.00%) Python
3 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.56%) Perl
4 7 (15.56%) Java
5 6 (13.33%) PHP
5 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.89%) C
7 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.44%) Korn
7 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) ISEB
2 10 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Squid
2 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) Terminal Server
3 2 (4.44%) Samba
3 2 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco
2 6 (13.33%) NetApp
2 6 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) Clearswift
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) HP
3 2 (4.44%) EMC
3 2 (4.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
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