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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 40 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 17 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.57% 2.30% 5.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.56% 5.71% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 9
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
147 70 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 48.20% 40.23% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 122 67 44
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -34.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) Banking
2 19 (67.86%) QA
3 18 (64.29%) Java
3 18 (64.29%) Oracle
4 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
4 17 (60.71%) Degree
5 15 (53.57%) System Testing
5 15 (53.57%) Unit Testing
5 15 (53.57%) Spring
5 15 (53.57%) Shell Script
5 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
6 14 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 14 (50.00%) HTML
7 11 (39.29%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (39.29%) SQL
7 11 (39.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (39.29%) JSP
7 11 (39.29%) JMS
7 11 (39.29%) JSF
7 11 (39.29%) Ajax
7 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
7 11 (39.29%) Hibernate
7 11 (39.29%) Scrum
7 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (39.29%) Apache Camel
7 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
7 11 (39.29%) Spring Integration

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 14 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
2 11 (39.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (17.86%) OpenStack
4 4 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (10.71%) JBoss
5 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
6 2 (7.14%) Apache
6 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
6 2 (7.14%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) GitHub
1 4 (14.29%) PaaS
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 5 (17.86%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) AMQP
5 1 (3.57%) BGP
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.57%) HSRP
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) MPLS
5 1 (3.57%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
2 7 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.71%) MySQL
5 2 (7.14%) Apache Hive
5 2 (7.14%) Big Data
5 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.14%) HBase
5 2 (7.14%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Gradle
2 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
2 4 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 19 (67.86%) Banking
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.14%) JSP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Unix Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Unix Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) C Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) MATLAB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) Spring
2 14 (50.00%) HTML
3 11 (39.29%) Ajax
3 11 (39.29%) Apache Camel
3 11 (39.29%) Hibernate
3 11 (39.29%) JMS
3 11 (39.29%) JSF
3 11 (39.29%) JSP
3 11 (39.29%) PrimeFaces
3 11 (39.29%) Spring Integration
3 11 (39.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (28.57%) J2EE
4 8 (28.57%) Middleware
5 7 (25.00%) Java EE
5 7 (25.00%) Java SE
5 7 (25.00%) JPA
6 4 (14.29%) J2SE
6 4 (14.29%) JDBC
6 4 (14.29%) JSON
6 4 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) CentOS
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) System Testing
2 15 (53.57%) Unit Testing
3 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (39.29%) Scrum
4 5 (17.86%) Change Management
4 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (14.29%) BDD
5 4 (14.29%) Benchmarking
5 4 (14.29%) Change Control
5 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (14.29%) ERP
5 4 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) UML
5 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Java
2 15 (53.57%) Shell Script
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) C
5 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Python
6 6 (21.43%) Perl
7 5 (17.86%) Bourne shell
8 4 (14.29%) Korn
9 3 (10.71%) C++
9 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
10 2 (7.14%) Erlang
11 1 (3.57%) COBOL
11 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
11 1 (3.57%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (17.86%) CCENT
3 5 (17.86%) CCNA
3 5 (17.86%) MCP
3 5 (17.86%) MCSE
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (14.29%) ISEB
4 4 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (67.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.86%) vSphere
1 5 (17.86%) Xen
2 2 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (7.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) BT
2 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) Juniper
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) NetApp
5 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.57%) VMware