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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 43 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 16 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.76% 1.56% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.16% 6.92% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 0
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
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
113 130 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 26.59% 22.53% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 100 127 83
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 27 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Leicester

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 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 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) Finance
3 13 (35.14%) Linux
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle
4 9 (24.32%) VMware
4 9 (24.32%) Degree
4 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
6 7 (18.92%) Java
6 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
7 6 (16.22%) Mainframe
7 6 (16.22%) AIX
7 6 (16.22%) Web Services
7 6 (16.22%) XML
7 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.51%) Firewall
8 5 (13.51%) SOAP
8 5 (13.51%) J2EE
8 5 (13.51%) JUnit
8 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
8 5 (13.51%) Project Management
8 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
8 5 (13.51%) Redmine
9 4 (10.81%) JAX-RS
9 4 (10.81%) RESTful
9 4 (10.81%) Bourne shell
9 4 (10.81%) Sun Certification
9 4 (10.81%) Cisco
9 4 (10.81%) Eclipse

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 3 (8.11%) JBoss
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
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%) HTTP
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 5 (13.51%) JUnit
1 5 (13.51%) Redmine
2 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) MSTest
4 1 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Support Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Customer Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Customer Support Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Technical Architect
5 4 (10.81%) IT Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
6 3 (8.11%) Perl Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Web Services
1 6 (16.22%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) J2EE
2 5 (13.51%) SOAP
3 4 (10.81%) JAX-RS
3 4 (10.81%) JPA
3 4 (10.81%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (10.81%) RESTful
3 4 (10.81%) EJB
3 4 (10.81%) Java SE
3 4 (10.81%) Java EE
4 3 (8.11%) CGI
4 3 (8.11%) Regular Expression
5 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) LAMP
5 1 (2.70%) Ajax
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.70%) JSON
5 1 (2.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) 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 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
2 5 (13.51%) Project Management
3 4 (10.81%) Quality Management
3 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
3 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (8.11%) Workflow
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) OO
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps
5 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
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
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
3 7 (18.92%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.81%) Perl
5 4 (10.81%) Bourne shell
6 3 (8.11%) AWK
7 2 (5.41%) C#
8 1 (2.70%) C++
8 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.70%) C
8 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
1 9 (24.32%) VMware
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 3 (8.11%) Sun
5 2 (5.41%) i2
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
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