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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 34 38 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 45 20 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.85% 3.72% 15.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.09% 14.93% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 45 19 94
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £28,100 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
224 134 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 29.13% 24.91% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 192 120 233
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Coventry

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 51 (76.12%) Linux
2 38 (56.72%) Java
3 28 (41.79%) SQL
3 28 (41.79%) J2EE
4 27 (40.30%) Maven
5 26 (38.81%) REST
6 25 (37.31%) Tomcat
7 24 (35.82%) Shell Script
8 22 (32.84%) Oracle
8 22 (32.84%) JUnit
8 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (31.34%) SaaS
9 21 (31.34%) JMS
9 21 (31.34%) Scrum
10 20 (29.85%) Perl
10 20 (29.85%) Kanban
11 19 (28.36%) GlassFish
11 19 (28.36%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (28.36%) Software Engineering
11 19 (28.36%) EJB
12 18 (26.87%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (26.87%) Ruby
12 18 (26.87%) Mentoring
12 18 (26.87%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (25.37%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (25.37%) Puppet
14 16 (23.88%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (23.88%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (23.88%) Java EE
14 16 (23.88%) Amazon AWS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 25 (37.31%) Tomcat
2 19 (28.36%) GlassFish
3 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.46%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.49%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Odoo
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (31.34%) SaaS
2 16 (23.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) SAN
2 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.96%) HTTP
4 4 (5.97%) Internet
5 3 (4.48%) Firewall
6 2 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.99%) Network Security
6 2 (2.99%) NAS
6 2 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.49%) VPN
7 1 (1.49%) DNS
7 1 (1.49%) SSL
7 1 (1.49%) VoIP
7 1 (1.49%) WAN
7 1 (1.49%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (16.42%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.94%) MySQL
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.48%) UniData
6 2 (2.99%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (40.30%) Maven
2 22 (32.84%) JUnit
3 5 (7.46%) Ant
4 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (14.93%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) German Language
3 1 (1.49%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) Software Engineer
3 15 (22.39%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (19.40%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Architect
6 5 (7.46%) Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.48%) UNIX Team Leader
8 3 (4.48%) Java Architect
9 2 (2.99%) AIX Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) Perl Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Security Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.99%) Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) J2EE
2 26 (38.81%) REST
3 21 (31.34%) JMS
4 19 (28.36%) EJB
5 16 (23.88%) Java EE
6 11 (16.42%) Spring
6 11 (16.42%) HTML
7 10 (14.93%) XML
8 8 (11.94%) CSS
9 7 (10.45%) Ajax
9 7 (10.45%) jQuery
10 6 (8.96%) Web Services
11 5 (7.46%) Hibernate
11 5 (7.46%) Servlets
11 5 (7.46%) SOAP
11 5 (7.46%) Struts
11 5 (7.46%) JSON
12 4 (5.97%) Semantic HTML
12 4 (5.97%) JSP
12 4 (5.97%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.46%) Web 2.0
3 4 (5.97%) W3C
3 4 (5.97%) User Experience
4 2 (2.99%) Open Source
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (76.12%) Linux
2 12 (17.91%) Windows
3 11 (16.42%) Solaris
4 5 (7.46%) HPUX
5 4 (5.97%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.48%) AIX
7 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) Scrum
3 20 (29.85%) Kanban
4 19 (28.36%) Software Engineering
4 19 (28.36%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (26.87%) Mentoring
5 18 (26.87%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (23.88%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (22.39%) Refactoring
8 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.97%) TDD
10 3 (4.48%) Logistics
10 3 (4.48%) MVC
10 3 (4.48%) Manual Testing
10 3 (4.48%) Software Architecture
10 3 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (2.99%) Change Control
11 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
11 2 (2.99%) ITIL
11 2 (2.99%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (56.72%) Java
2 28 (41.79%) SQL
3 24 (35.82%) Shell Script
4 20 (29.85%) Perl
5 18 (26.87%) Ruby
6 16 (23.88%) Python
7 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.97%) C
8 4 (5.97%) C++
8 4 (5.97%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) ABAP
9 1 (1.49%) VBScript
9 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) NCDA
1 2 (2.99%) NCIE
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) CISSP
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (2.99%) vSphere
2 2 (2.99%) NFS
3 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) Puppet
2 16 (23.88%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (22.39%) OpenNMS
3 15 (22.39%) Nagios
4 2 (2.99%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) IBM
3 6 (8.96%) NetApp
4 5 (7.46%) SAP
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.99%) Veritas
6 2 (2.99%) Citrix
6 2 (2.99%) Cisco
6 2 (2.99%) HP
6 2 (2.99%) VMware
7 1 (1.49%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.49%) EMC
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.49%) Sybase
7 1 (1.49%) Avaya
7 1 (1.49%) Software AG
7 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.49%) CommVault
7 1 (1.49%) webMethods
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NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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