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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 30 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 10 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.05% 0.96% 9.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.15% 4.65% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 11
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,750 £65,000
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
66 43 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 33.33% 20.67% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 63 40 43
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Apache
2 11 (68.75%) Tomcat
3 9 (56.25%) MySQL
4 8 (50.00%) Web Services
5 7 (43.75%) VMware
5 7 (43.75%) Apache Solr
5 7 (43.75%) vSphere
6 6 (37.50%) Firewall
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 6 (37.50%) Java
6 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
7 5 (31.25%) PHP
7 5 (31.25%) BIG-IP
7 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
8 4 (25.00%) BDD
8 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (25.00%) Digital Media
8 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (25.00%) Amazon S3
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (25.00%) Spring
8 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (25.00%) TDD
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) XML
8 4 (25.00%) J2EE

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 11 (68.75%) Apache
1 11 (68.75%) Tomcat
2 7 (43.75%) Apache Solr
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) BIG-IP
3 3 (18.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
1 3 (18.75%) Mockito
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) Spring
3 4 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) J2EE
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) XHTML
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) JSP
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) XSLT
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
4 3 (18.75%) JSF
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 3 (18.75%) Velocity
5 1 (6.25%) libvirt
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) Physics
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) BDD
1 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) TDD
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Kanban
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) HQL
5 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) vSphere
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Xen
3 1 (6.25%) Postfix
3 1 (6.25%) Sendmail
3 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) hybris
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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