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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 12 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 8.89% 8.00% 3.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 16.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £52,000 £46,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
14 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 31.11% 50.00% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 33
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £47,000
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 30 January 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 8 (57.14%) Middleware
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (57.14%) Solaris
3 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 6 (42.86%) Tivoli
5 6 (42.86%) AWK
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (42.86%) MS Office
5 6 (42.86%) Perl
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) FTP
5 6 (42.86%) Toad
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (42.86%) PuTTY
5 6 (42.86%) WinSCP
5 6 (42.86%) Data Guard
5 6 (42.86%) C-shell

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 2 (14.29%) JBoss
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) FTP
1 6 (42.86%) PuTTY
1 6 (42.86%) WinSCP
1 6 (42.86%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle9i Database
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Toad
1 6 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Environment Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Environment Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Middleware
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Solaris
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 6 (42.86%) AWK
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C-shell
2 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 6 (42.86%) Korn
3 2 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Tivoli
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) VMware