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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 43 18 36
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 24 61 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.79% 8.87% 4.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.37% 25.85% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 16
Average salary £31,500 £36,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,350 £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
194 236 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 30.60% 34.30% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 171 165 103
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
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 30 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Coventry

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 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 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 26 (55.32%) Oracle
2 26 (55.32%) Manual Testing
3 22 (46.81%) HTML
4 21 (44.68%) SQL
4 21 (44.68%) ISEB
4 21 (44.68%) Finance
5 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
6 16 (34.04%) Test Scripting
7 13 (27.66%) VB
8 11 (23.40%) Linux
9 10 (21.28%) System Testing
9 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
9 10 (21.28%) Degree
10 9 (19.15%) Automation Testing
10 9 (19.15%) Integration Testing
10 9 (19.15%) Web Services
10 9 (19.15%) XML
10 9 (19.15%) Python
10 9 (19.15%) DHCP
10 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
10 9 (19.15%) DNS
11 8 (17.02%) Internet
11 8 (17.02%) Java
11 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (17.02%) Squid
12 7 (14.89%) Perl
13 6 (12.77%) PHP
13 6 (12.77%) VoIP
13 6 (12.77%) Cisco

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.26%) IIS
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) DHCP
1 9 (19.15%) DNS
2 8 (17.02%) Internet
3 6 (12.77%) VoIP
4 4 (8.51%) HTTP
5 2 (4.26%) Intranet
5 2 (4.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.13%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (2.13%) Star Schema
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (8.51%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
1 16 (34.04%) Test Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Test Manager
3 8 (17.02%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Systems Test Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Systems Manager
4 7 (14.89%) Software Test Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Tester
5 6 (12.77%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Linux Support
5 6 (12.77%) Systems Tester
5 6 (12.77%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Server Support
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Principle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) Web Services
2 9 (19.15%) XML
3 3 (6.38%) CSS
4 2 (4.26%) COM
4 2 (4.26%) .NET
5 1 (2.13%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Linux
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) Solaris
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Manual Testing
2 16 (34.04%) Test Scripting
3 10 (21.28%) System Testing
4 9 (19.15%) Automation Testing
4 9 (19.15%) Integration Testing
5 6 (12.77%) Automated Testing
5 6 (12.77%) Migration
5 6 (12.77%) Data Migration
5 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.51%) Data Transformation
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.13%) BDD
9 1 (2.13%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.13%) ATDD
9 1 (2.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 13 (27.66%) VB
3 9 (19.15%) Python
3 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.02%) Java
5 7 (14.89%) Perl
6 6 (12.77%) PHP
6 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.51%) C
8 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.26%) Korn
8 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) ISEB
2 10 (21.28%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Squid
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.26%) Terminal Server
3 2 (4.26%) Samba
3 2 (4.26%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.13%) Control-M
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Cisco
3 5 (10.64%) VMware
3 5 (10.64%) NetApp
4 3 (6.38%) HP
5 2 (4.26%) EMC
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.13%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.13%) Cognizant
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