The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 17 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 14 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 10.22% 4.14% 3.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 10.34% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 58 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 40.88% 40.00% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 31
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £37,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

UNIX
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Epsom

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Epsom

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Epsom region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Epsom

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) Perl
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) Capacity Management
6 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Solaris
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
7 5 (33.33%) SUSE
7 5 (33.33%) VMware
8 4 (26.67%) Veritas
8 4 (26.67%) Middleware
8 4 (26.67%) Symantec
8 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 4 (26.67%) Web Services
9 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (20.00%) SAP
9 3 (20.00%) SAN
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (20.00%) Banking
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 (13.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) Intranet
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (6.67%) QlikView
6 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.67%) Informix
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Applications Support
4 4 (26.67%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
7 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Solaris
3 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (33.33%) SUSE
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (46.67%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas File System
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) Symantec
4 4 (26.67%) Veritas
5 3 (20.00%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Informatica
7 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
7 1 (6.67%) Sun