The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 16 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 10.71% - 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £48,750 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
UNIX
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Operating Systems Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 32.14% 30.23% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 25
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

UNIX
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Dunstable region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Dunstable

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 17 (100.00%) Oracle
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (88.24%) Shell Script
3 10 (58.82%) Middleware
3 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle9i Database
4 9 (52.94%) Solaris
5 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) MS Office
5 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
5 8 (47.06%) FTP
5 8 (47.06%) Toad
5 8 (47.06%) Tivoli
5 8 (47.06%) RDBMS
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) PuTTY
5 8 (47.06%) WinSCP
5 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
5 8 (47.06%) SSH
5 8 (47.06%) JIRA
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (41.18%) Korn
6 7 (41.18%) Data Guard
6 7 (41.18%) C-shell
6 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
6 7 (41.18%) Capacity Planning

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.76%) JBoss
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) FTP
1 8 (47.06%) SSH
1 8 (47.06%) PuTTY
1 8 (47.06%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle9i Database
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (47.06%) RDBMS
3 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Toad
1 8 (47.06%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Environment Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Environment Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Middleware
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
2 7 (41.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Shell Script
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Perl
3 7 (41.18%) AWK
3 7 (41.18%) Korn
3 7 (41.18%) C-shell
3 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Tivoli
2 7 (41.18%) Data Guard
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) VMware