The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 Dunstable region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 16 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 7.02% 16.00% 34.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.77% 52.17% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 9
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,000 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 22.81% 30.67% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 14
Average salary £37,000 £29,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.58% -45.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,200 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
Bedfordshire

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 10 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Dunstable

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Solaris
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (55.56%) Data Guard
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (44.44%) AWK
5 4 (44.44%) Python
5 4 (44.44%) Perl
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (33.33%) Middleware
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 2 (22.22%) SUSE
7 2 (22.22%) Debian
7 2 (22.22%) Banking
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) PowerBuilder
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Trainee
4 1 (11.11%) Backup Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) CLARiiON
2 1 (11.11%) Symmetrix
2 1 (11.11%) Celerra
2 1 (11.11%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Solaris
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) SUSE
4 2 (22.22%) Debian
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) AWK
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 2 (22.22%) VB
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Korn
4 1 (11.11%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Data Guard
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Brocade
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) StorageTek
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas