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 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 42 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 15 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.78% 2.18% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.56% 8.63% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 2
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
103 139 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 25.94% 25.27% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 93 134 84
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Leicester

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 21 (56.76%) Windows
3 19 (51.35%) Finance
4 14 (37.84%) VMware
4 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (35.14%) Oracle
6 11 (29.73%) Linux
7 10 (27.03%) Project Management
8 9 (24.32%) Degree
8 9 (24.32%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
8 9 (24.32%) Quality Management
9 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
11 5 (13.51%) Firewall
11 5 (13.51%) Back Office
11 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
11 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
11 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
11 5 (13.51%) Web Services
11 5 (13.51%) XML
12 4 (10.81%) AIX
12 4 (10.81%) Perl
12 4 (10.81%) SOAP
12 4 (10.81%) JUnit
12 4 (10.81%) J2EE
12 4 (10.81%) Java
12 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
12 4 (10.81%) Cisco

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) JBoss
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Simulink
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) VPN
3 3 (8.11%) SMPP
3 3 (8.11%) SMTP
4 2 (5.41%) Internet
5 1 (2.70%) DNS
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) JUnit
1 4 (10.81%) Redmine
2 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) MSTest
4 1 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Back Office
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Analyst
1 9 (24.32%) Technical Architect
1 9 (24.32%) Architect
1 9 (24.32%) Senior Technical Architect
1 9 (24.32%) IT Architect
1 9 (24.32%) Senior Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (16.22%) Support Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Customer Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Customer Support Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Perl Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Web Services
1 5 (13.51%) XML
2 4 (10.81%) J2EE
2 4 (10.81%) SOAP
3 3 (8.11%) Regular Expression
3 3 (8.11%) JAX-RS
3 3 (8.11%) JPA
3 3 (8.11%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (8.11%) RESTful
3 3 (8.11%) EJB
3 3 (8.11%) CGI
3 3 (8.11%) Java SE
3 3 (8.11%) Java EE
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) LINQ
4 1 (2.70%) jQuery
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
4 1 (2.70%) LAMP
4 1 (2.70%) Ajax
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
3 4 (10.81%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Project Management
2 9 (24.32%) Quality Management
2 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
2 9 (24.32%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.11%) Workflow
4 3 (8.11%) OO
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.70%) Time Management
6 1 (2.70%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.70%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.70%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
3 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.81%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) Perl
4 4 (10.81%) Bourne shell
5 3 (8.11%) AWK
6 2 (5.41%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.70%) Korn
7 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) VMware
2 13 (35.14%) Oracle
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) Sun
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
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