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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 48 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 3 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.90% 7.32% 8.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 28.57% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 30
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £40,000 £31,305
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £51,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
UNIX
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
87 105 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.20% 25.61% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 82 83 118
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -5.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

UNIX
Salary Trend in Luton

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Luton

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Luton

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

UNIX Salary Histogram in Luton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Telnet
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
1 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
1 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) V-Model
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) VMware