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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 10 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 11 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 17.74% 6.38% 9.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.75% 42.86% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
16 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 25.81% 14.89% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 6
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Dunstable

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (91.67%) Oracle
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (50.00%) Solaris
4 6 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) AWK
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 5 (41.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (41.67%) Korn
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
5 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (41.67%) Data Guard
5 5 (41.67%) C-shell
5 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (33.33%) Middleware
7 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) FTP
7 3 (25.00%) Toad
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) FTP
1 3 (25.00%) SSH
1 3 (25.00%) PuTTY
1 3 (25.00%) WinSCP
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Toad
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) PowerBuilder
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Environment Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Trainee
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Operator
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (8.33%) CLARiiON
1 1 (8.33%) Symmetrix
1 1 (8.33%) Celerra
1 1 (8.33%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
4 1 (8.33%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (50.00%) AWK
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Korn
3 5 (41.67%) C-shell
3 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (8.33%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Data Guard
2 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Sun
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) StorageTek
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Brocade