The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 66 66 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 -26
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 23 10 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.39% 1.47% 6.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.90% 5.52% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 48
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
211 181 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.93% 26.54% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 183 164 215
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
East Midlands

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +1 11 £42,500 +32.81% 1
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 21 (51.22%) Linux
2 19 (46.34%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Oracle
3 14 (34.15%) SAN
3 14 (34.15%) Oracle Database
4 10 (24.39%) Finance
5 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
5 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
6 7 (17.07%) DB2
6 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
6 7 (17.07%) ITIL
6 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
6 7 (17.07%) Cisco
7 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
7 6 (14.63%) Apache
8 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
8 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
8 5 (12.20%) SQL
8 5 (12.20%) MySQL
8 5 (12.20%) HPUX
8 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
8 5 (12.20%) LAN
8 5 (12.20%) WAN
8 5 (12.20%) IIS
8 5 (12.20%) MS Office
8 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
8 5 (12.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (12.20%) HTML
8 5 (12.20%) JavaScript

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 6 (14.63%) Apache
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) IIS
3 4 (9.76%) Apache Solr
3 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
4 3 (7.32%) SAS
5 2 (4.88%) CMS
5 2 (4.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) PaaS
1 5 (12.20%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) SAN
2 5 (12.20%) LAN
2 5 (12.20%) WAN
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (4.88%) PSTN
3 2 (4.88%) VoIP
3 2 (4.88%) OSPF
3 2 (4.88%) BGP
3 2 (4.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle Database
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.07%) DB2
4 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
4 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
4 5 (12.20%) MySQL
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
1 5 (12.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (29.27%) Administrator
2 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) DBA
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.76%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Support
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 4 (9.76%) Lucene
3 2 (4.88%) LAMP
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Clustering
1 5 (12.20%) iPhone
2 4 (9.76%) Open Source
3 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Linux
2 19 (46.34%) Windows
3 5 (12.20%) HPUX
4 4 (9.76%) AIX
5 3 (7.32%) Debian
5 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
5 3 (7.32%) CentOS
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.76%) DevOps
4 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.76%) ERP
4 4 (9.76%) Quality Management
4 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.32%) IT Governance
5 3 (7.32%) Operations Management
6 2 (4.88%) Creative Marketing
7 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.44%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) Image Processing
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
2 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.20%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) Ruby
3 4 (9.76%) Korn
3 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
3 4 (9.76%) Perl
4 2 (4.88%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.44%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.88%) CCNP
2 2 (4.88%) CCNA
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.88%) JNCIS
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
1 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.44%) QEMU
3 1 (2.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Tivoli
1 4 (9.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
1 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.20%) HP
4 5 (12.20%) Apple
5 4 (9.76%) IBM
6 3 (7.32%) JD Edwards
6 3 (7.32%) VMware
7 2 (4.88%) Juniper
8 1 (2.44%) Informatica
8 1 (2.44%) Northgate