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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 64 59 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 7 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.01% 3.10% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.03% 13.76% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 4
Average salary £32,000 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.63% +41.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £19,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.00%
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
116 189 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.81% 22.50% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 94 156 219
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 +2 4 £38,750 +96.20%
Hinckley - 2 £32,000 -
UNIX
East Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (30.00%) Java SE
3 6 (30.00%) Java EE
3 6 (30.00%) J2EE
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) AIX
4 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (25.00%) Sun Certification
4 5 (25.00%) JUnit
4 5 (25.00%) EJB
4 5 (25.00%) SOAP
4 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 5 (25.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Mainframe
4 5 (25.00%) JPA
4 5 (25.00%) Redmine
4 5 (25.00%) JAX-RS
5 4 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
5 4 (20.00%) RESTful
5 4 (20.00%) Banking
5 4 (20.00%) DB2
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Sun
6 3 (15.00%) IBM

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (10.00%) JBoss
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) JUnit
1 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (25.00%) Redmine
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) J2EE
1 6 (30.00%) Java SE
1 6 (30.00%) Java EE
2 5 (25.00%) JPA
2 5 (25.00%) EJB
2 5 (25.00%) SOAP
2 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 4 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) AIX
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Logistics
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) VB
3 2 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) XenApp
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) Sun
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) i2
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix