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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 33 23 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 16 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.35% 6.22% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.94% 17.28% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 2
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +65.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,800 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
134 81 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 44.82% 36.00% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 128 77 47
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 22 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Farnborough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) Degree
4 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle
5 9 (39.13%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) Banking
5 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 9 (39.13%) QA
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
7 7 (30.43%) Firewall
7 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (26.09%) Product Management
8 6 (26.09%) F5
8 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
8 6 (26.09%) Fortinet
8 6 (26.09%) Juniper
8 6 (26.09%) Project Management
8 6 (26.09%) Blue Coat
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco
8 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
9 5 (21.74%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
9 5 (21.74%) Middleware
9 5 (21.74%) HP
9 5 (21.74%) J2SE
9 5 (21.74%) JMS
9 5 (21.74%) Java
9 5 (21.74%) C
9 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (21.74%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
2 7 (30.43%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) SSH
3 2 (8.70%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.04%) Subversion
4 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
4 2 (8.70%) Toad
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
5 1 (4.35%) Gerrit
General
1 9 (39.13%) Banking
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Front Office
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Security Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Tester
2 5 (21.74%) Java Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Senior QA Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Tester
3 4 (17.39%) QA Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Web Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (21.74%) Middleware
2 5 (21.74%) J2SE
2 5 (21.74%) JMS
2 5 (21.74%) J2EE
2 5 (21.74%) JDBC
2 5 (21.74%) JSP
2 5 (21.74%) XML
2 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
2 5 (21.74%) Ajax
2 5 (21.74%) Spring
2 5 (21.74%) JSF
2 5 (21.74%) PrimeFaces
2 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel
3 4 (17.39%) Java EE
4 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Wiki
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.35%) SUSE
3 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Product Management
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) UML
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
4 5 (21.74%) System Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Low Latency
5 4 (17.39%) Change Control
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.04%) Web Design
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.70%) Cyber Security
7 2 (8.70%) Information Security
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
2 5 (21.74%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) C
2 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Korn
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) VBScript
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) F5
2 6 (26.09%) Fortinet
2 6 (26.09%) Juniper
2 6 (26.09%) Blue Coat
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
3 5 (21.74%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat