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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 52 59 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 7 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.67% 1.79% 5.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.95% 5.65% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 16
Average salary £46,250 £38,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.12% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,575 £31,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
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
88 124 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.00% 31.71% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 69 120 93
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Leicester

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle
3 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 11 (50.00%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
6 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) Quality Management
7 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
7 5 (22.73%) Back Office
7 5 (22.73%) VMware
7 5 (22.73%) Clustering
7 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
7 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (22.73%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (22.73%) IIS
7 5 (22.73%) MS Office
7 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
7 5 (22.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
7 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
7 5 (22.73%) LAN
7 5 (22.73%) WAN
7 5 (22.73%) HPUX
7 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Active Directory

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (22.73%) IIS
1 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) PaaS
1 5 (22.73%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
1 5 (22.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 5 (22.73%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Technical Architect
1 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (22.73%) Architect
1 5 (22.73%) Administrator
1 5 (22.73%) Senior Technical Architect
1 5 (22.73%) IT Architect
1 5 (22.73%) Senior Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Support
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
1 5 (22.73%) iPhone
2 3 (13.64%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) HPUX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
2 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) Quality Management
2 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (22.73%) Software Licensing
3 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.55%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Image Processing
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) Apple
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Northgate