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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 37 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.54% 4.17% 3.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.77% 20.93% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 6
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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 43 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 28.93% 19.91% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 50 37 59
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Apache
3 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 8 (57.14%) MySQL
4 8 (57.14%) vSphere
5 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (42.86%) Amazon S3
5 6 (42.86%) Digital Media
5 6 (42.86%) BIG-IP
5 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (42.86%) Auto-Scaling
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (28.57%) Apache Solr
8 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle
8 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
9 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 2 (14.29%) DNS
9 2 (14.29%) UML
9 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (14.29%) OO

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (71.43%) Apache
2 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (28.57%) Apache Solr
4 2 (14.29%) nginx
5 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon S3
1 6 (42.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) BIG-IP
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
1 8 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (57.14%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) libvirt
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Digital Media
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (14.29%) UML
2 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (14.29%) OO
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) vSphere
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Postfix
3 2 (14.29%) Sendmail
3 2 (14.29%) Xen
3 2 (14.29%) Docker
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) hybris
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp