The table below looks at the statistics 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 34 68 42
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -26
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 19 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.95% 2.14% 3.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.00% 5.68% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 8
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,875 £34,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £47,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UNIX
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
100 176 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 26.04% 37.69% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83 169 67
Average salary £44,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,625 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Leicester

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Finance
3 16 (53.33%) Oracle
4 15 (50.00%) SQL
5 14 (46.67%) VMware
5 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (36.67%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
6 11 (36.67%) Quality Management
6 11 (36.67%) Project Management
7 10 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (23.33%) Back Office
8 7 (23.33%) TOGAF
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
10 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (10.00%) Data Guard
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (10.00%) Degree
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
10 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle Payables

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) VPN
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) NUnit
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
1 1 (3.33%) MSTest
General
1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Architect
1 11 (36.67%) Technical Architect
1 11 (36.67%) Senior Technical Architect
1 11 (36.67%) IT Architect
1 11 (36.67%) Senior Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) XSLT
1 1 (3.33%) Ajax
1 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.33%) JSON
1 1 (3.33%) LINQ
1 1 (3.33%) jQuery
1 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Project Management
1 11 (36.67%) Quality Management
1 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
1 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (36.67%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (23.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Line Management
5 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.33%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Image Processing
5 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Northgate