The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 63 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 17 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.34% 2.05% 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.83% 8.88% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 3
Average salary £46,250 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.53% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £29,100 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
157 214 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.60% 23.11% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 131 205 133
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

UNIX
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Leicestershire

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

UNIX
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +17 14 £47,500 +48.43% 6
Hinckley -2 1 £45,000 +57.89%
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 14 (35.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) Linux
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 12 (30.00%) Windows
5 10 (25.00%) Oracle
5 10 (25.00%) ITIL
6 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
7 8 (20.00%) Degree
7 8 (20.00%) Redmine
7 8 (20.00%) J2EE
7 8 (20.00%) SOAP
7 8 (20.00%) Web Services
7 8 (20.00%) XML
7 8 (20.00%) JUnit
8 7 (17.50%) EJB
8 7 (17.50%) Eclipse
8 7 (17.50%) JAX-RS
8 7 (17.50%) JPA
8 7 (17.50%) Java SE
8 7 (17.50%) Java EE
9 6 (15.00%) EJB 3.0
9 6 (15.00%) RESTful
9 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
9 6 (15.00%) Sun Certification
9 6 (15.00%) SAP
9 6 (15.00%) AIX
9 6 (15.00%) Perl
9 6 (15.00%) Mainframe
10 5 (12.50%) Shell Script

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.50%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (7.50%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Simulink
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) SMTP
1 3 (7.50%) HTTP
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.50%) SMPP
1 3 (7.50%) Firewall
1 3 (7.50%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Wireless
3 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) DB2
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) JUnit
1 8 (20.00%) Redmine
2 7 (17.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (12.50%) Subversion
4 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.50%) Ant
5 3 (7.50%) Maven
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Support Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (10.00%) Systems Manager
4 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Customer Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Customer Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Web Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Perl Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) J2EE
1 8 (20.00%) SOAP
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
1 8 (20.00%) XML
2 7 (17.50%) EJB
2 7 (17.50%) Java SE
2 7 (17.50%) Java EE
2 7 (17.50%) JPA
2 7 (17.50%) JAX-RS
3 6 (15.00%) EJB 3.0
3 6 (15.00%) RESTful
4 3 (7.50%) Regular Expression
4 3 (7.50%) CGI
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
5 1 (2.50%) LAMP
5 1 (2.50%) Lucene
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) JMS
5 1 (2.50%) SonicMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) AIX
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.50%) OO
5 3 (7.50%) Workflow
5 3 (7.50%) DevOps
5 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.50%) Coaching
5 3 (7.50%) ERP
6 2 (5.00%) Operations Management
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.50%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.50%) Security Management
7 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) Perl
3 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.00%) Bourne shell
6 3 (7.50%) AWK
6 3 (7.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) C#
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) Korn
7 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.50%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Puppet
1 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) SAP
3 5 (12.50%) IBM
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.00%) Sun
5 3 (7.50%) JD Edwards
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) i2
6 2 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
7 1 (2.50%) hybris
7 1 (2.50%) RedPrairie
7 1 (2.50%) NetApp
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.50%) Remedy
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco
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