The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 19 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 5.56% 1.06% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
UNIX
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 34 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 16.67% 36.17% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 5
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £52,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £58,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

UNIX
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Harrow

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) MySQL
3 12 (50.00%) ITIL
4 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle
4 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
5 8 (33.33%) SSL
5 8 (33.33%) DNS
6 7 (29.17%) EMC
6 7 (29.17%) Veritas
6 7 (29.17%) Tripwire
7 6 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (25.00%) NetBackup
7 6 (25.00%) Information Security
7 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (25.00%) Open Source
7 6 (25.00%) SIEM
7 6 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (25.00%) BS7799
7 6 (25.00%) McAfee
7 6 (25.00%) LAMP
7 6 (25.00%) Client/Server
8 5 (20.83%) XML Schema
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.83%) C++
8 5 (20.83%) Java
8 5 (20.83%) Perl
8 5 (20.83%) Web Services

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) SPSS
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
1 8 (33.33%) SSL
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) LDAP
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) MySQL
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Support
4 4 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) LAMP
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) XML
2 5 (20.83%) XML Schema
3 3 (12.50%) STL
3 3 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (8.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
2 6 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (25.00%) Open Source
2 6 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Information Security
2 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (25.00%) SIEM
3 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Capacity Management
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
3 5 (20.83%) Release Management
4 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) C++
2 5 (20.83%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) Perl
3 3 (12.50%) PHP
3 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (16.67%) CISA
3 4 (16.67%) CISM
3 4 (16.67%) CISSP
3 4 (16.67%) CRISC
4 3 (12.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) BS7799
2 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.33%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 4 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
3 7 (29.17%) EMC
3 7 (29.17%) Veritas
3 7 (29.17%) Tripwire
4 6 (25.00%) McAfee
5 5 (20.83%) HP
6 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (16.67%) Websense
6 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) TippingPoint
6 4 (16.67%) Symantec
6 4 (16.67%) Nimsoft
7 3 (12.50%) TIBCO
8 2 (8.33%) hybris
9 1 (4.17%) F5
9 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.17%) Brocade
9 1 (4.17%) NetScout
9 1 (4.17%) Juniper