The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 24 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 17 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.20% 5.14% 8.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.17% 18.37% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 12
Average salary £50,000 £25,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -45.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
UNIX
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
99 49 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 36.13% 28.00% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 94 48 67
Average salary £42,500 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,650 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

UNIX
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Farnborough

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Farnborough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Linux
3 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
3 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
4 13 (44.83%) Solaris
5 12 (41.38%) HTTP
6 11 (37.93%) Java
7 9 (31.03%) Oracle
7 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (27.59%) DV Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (27.59%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (27.59%) HTTPS
8 8 (27.59%) McAfee
8 8 (27.59%) Internet
8 8 (27.59%) Validation
9 6 (20.69%) Mac OS X
9 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
9 6 (20.69%) Python
9 6 (20.69%) Perl
9 6 (20.69%) C
9 6 (20.69%) C++
9 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
9 6 (20.69%) Ruby
9 6 (20.69%) Degree
10 5 (17.24%) Java EE
10 5 (17.24%) AIX
10 5 (17.24%) XML
10 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
10 5 (17.24%) SLA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
1 4 (13.79%) JCAPS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) HTTP
2 8 (27.59%) HTTPS
2 8 (27.59%) Internet
3 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) Network Security
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) OLTP
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Ant
1 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
1 4 (13.79%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Architect
2 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Technical Support
3 8 (27.59%) Technical Support Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Web Designer
3 8 (27.59%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Security Architect
3 8 (27.59%) Web Architect
3 8 (27.59%) Security Designer
3 8 (27.59%) Designer
4 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) XML
1 5 (17.24%) Java EE
2 4 (13.79%) RESTful
2 4 (13.79%) Middleware
2 4 (13.79%) EJB
2 4 (13.79%) SOAP
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) XSLT
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Linux
3 13 (44.83%) Solaris
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.69%) Mac OS X
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
6 5 (17.24%) AIX
7 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Validation
1 8 (27.59%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) UML
3 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.90%) Data Management
3 2 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) Perl
2 6 (20.69%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) Ruby
2 6 (20.69%) C
2 6 (20.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
1 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) DV Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.45%) MCSE
5 1 (3.45%) MCSA
5 1 (3.45%) CCNP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) McAfee
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) VMware