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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 44 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 10 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.08% 5.70% 5.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.37% 16.48% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 8
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
157 91 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 48.31% 34.60% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 153 86 52
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Farnborough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
4 10 (37.04%) Oracle
4 10 (37.04%) Finance
5 9 (33.33%) SQL
5 9 (33.33%) Banking
5 9 (33.33%) QA
6 8 (29.63%) HTML
6 8 (29.63%) Firewall
7 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) Solaris
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco
7 7 (25.93%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Sourcefire
8 6 (22.22%) Juniper
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (22.22%) F5
9 5 (18.52%) Low Latency
9 5 (18.52%) Apache Camel
9 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
9 5 (18.52%) PrimeFaces
9 5 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
9 5 (18.52%) Middleware

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (18.52%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
2 8 (29.63%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) HTTP
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) MPLS
3 2 (7.41%) OSPF
3 2 (7.41%) BGP
3 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (7.41%) HSRP
4 1 (3.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Front Office
4 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 3 (11.11%) Legal
5 2 (7.41%) Law
6 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Tester
2 5 (18.52%) Java Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior QA Tester
3 4 (14.81%) QA Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Web Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) J2EE
2 5 (18.52%) Apache Camel
2 5 (18.52%) PrimeFaces
2 5 (18.52%) Spring
2 5 (18.52%) JSF
2 5 (18.52%) Ajax
2 5 (18.52%) JDBC
2 5 (18.52%) JSP
2 5 (18.52%) XML
2 5 (18.52%) J2SE
2 5 (18.52%) JMS
2 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (18.52%) Middleware
2 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
3 4 (14.81%) Java EE
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.70%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Solaris
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 2000
5 3 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (18.52%) UML
4 5 (18.52%) Identity Management
4 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
4 5 (18.52%) System Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Low Latency
4 5 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (14.81%) Information Security
5 4 (14.81%) Cyber Security
5 4 (14.81%) Change Control
5 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Information Management
6 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 3 (11.11%) Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
2 5 (18.52%) C
2 5 (18.52%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Korn
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) Ruby
3 3 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (14.81%) ISEB
4 4 (14.81%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.41%) CCNP
6 1 (3.70%) CCIE
6 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco
3 6 (22.22%) Juniper
3 6 (22.22%) Sourcefire
3 6 (22.22%) F5
4 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
4 5 (18.52%) Crossbeam
4 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
5 4 (14.81%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.70%) Qualys
7 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) SAP