The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 26 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 14 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.43% 4.68% 6.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.67% 16.42% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 19
Average salary £25,500 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 67 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 29.07% 28.51% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 66 58 64
Average salary £27,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

UNIX
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

UNIX Salary Trend in High Wycombe

UNIX
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 (94.44%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) Finance
4 9 (50.00%) ISEB
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) JSP
4 9 (50.00%) XML
4 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
6 7 (38.89%) Banking
7 6 (33.33%) MySQL
8 5 (27.78%) SLA
9 4 (22.22%) Project Management
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 3 (16.67%) CCNA
10 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 3 (16.67%) MCSE
10 3 (16.67%) MCSA
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (16.67%) VMware
10 3 (16.67%) SCCM
10 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Informix
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.56%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Web Tester
3 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Operations Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Server Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) JSP
1 9 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Replication
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) AWK
3 1 (5.56%) sed
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ISEB
1 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) MCSA
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Percona