The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 31 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 6 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.53% 0.67% 10.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 2.27% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 17
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Operating Systems Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
57 44 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 33.53% 29.33% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 56 43 61
Average salary £45,000 £29,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.26% -25.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

UNIX
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 (94.12%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Tomcat
3 11 (64.71%) Java
4 10 (58.82%) Apache
4 10 (58.82%) Apache Solr
5 9 (52.94%) PHP
5 9 (52.94%) MySQL
6 8 (47.06%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) Web Services
7 6 (35.29%) XML
7 6 (35.29%) Solaris
7 6 (35.29%) XHTML
7 6 (35.29%) J2EE
7 6 (35.29%) CSS
7 6 (35.29%) SOAP
7 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (35.29%) TDD
7 6 (35.29%) Spring
7 6 (35.29%) BDD
8 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
8 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) .NET
8 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
8 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
9 4 (23.53%) Client/Server
9 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
9 4 (23.53%) HTTP
9 4 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (23.53%) VMware

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 12 (70.59%) Tomcat
2 10 (58.82%) Apache
2 10 (58.82%) Apache Solr
3 2 (11.76%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (23.53%) Mockito
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 6 (35.29%) XML
2 6 (35.29%) XHTML
2 6 (35.29%) J2EE
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) SOAP
2 6 (35.29%) Spring
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 4 (23.53%) JSP
4 4 (23.53%) XSLT
4 4 (23.53%) JSF
4 4 (23.53%) Velocity
5 2 (11.76%) Memcached
5 2 (11.76%) LAMP
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Client/Server
1 4 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) Physics
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) TDD
1 6 (35.29%) BDD
2 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
2 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
3 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Network Management
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) PHP
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (23.53%) HQL
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) C
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.76%) QA
3 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Varnish
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) hybris
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos