The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 56 54 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 11 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.01% 2.16% 4.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 9.30% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 14
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -13.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £30,600 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £49,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
110 86 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.11% 23.24% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 92 79 112
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,199
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
UNIX
Leicestershire

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

UNIX
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Leicester

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Leicester

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (76.19%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Oracle
4 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
4 8 (38.10%) SAN
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (33.33%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
7 5 (23.81%) HP
7 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
7 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
7 5 (23.81%) LAN
7 5 (23.81%) HPUX
7 5 (23.81%) IIS
7 5 (23.81%) MS Office
7 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
7 5 (23.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
7 5 (23.81%) Clustering
7 5 (23.81%) Apple
7 5 (23.81%) WAN
7 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (23.81%) iPhone
7 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
7 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (23.81%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) PaaS
1 5 (23.81%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (9.52%) PSTN
3 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) OSPF
3 2 (9.52%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database
2 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
1 5 (23.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (42.86%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Junior
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
1 5 (23.81%) iPhone
2 3 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) HPUX
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) Creative Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Image Processing
4 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) JNCIS
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) CCNP
1 2 (9.52%) CCNA
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.76%) QEMU
3 1 (4.76%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) Apple
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) Northgate