The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 25 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 36 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.31% 3.08% 4.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.13% 10.77% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 16
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,400 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
128 130 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 29.56% 28.57% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 115 109 100
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,350 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UNIX
Bedfordshire

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 16 April 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Luton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 28 (60.87%) Oracle
2 24 (52.17%) Linux
3 23 (50.00%) SQL
3 23 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 19 (41.30%) Java
4 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
4 19 (41.30%) Web Services
5 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 15 (32.61%) JSP
6 15 (32.61%) Struts
6 15 (32.61%) JBoss
6 15 (32.61%) Degree
7 14 (30.43%) DB2
8 13 (28.26%) AIX
8 13 (28.26%) Web Development
9 11 (23.91%) Ajax
9 11 (23.91%) jQuery
10 10 (21.74%) Sunopsis
10 10 (21.74%) Java EE
10 10 (21.74%) ICEfaces
10 10 (21.74%) ETL
10 10 (21.74%) Migration
10 10 (21.74%) JSF
10 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
11 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
11 9 (19.57%) OO
11 9 (19.57%) Perl
11 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database
12 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
12 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 14 (30.43%) DB2
4 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database
5 7 (15.22%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (15.22%) RDBMS
5 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.17%) MySQL
7 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.35%) MyEclipse
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Developer
1 15 (32.61%) Java Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Operations Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Administrator
4 7 (15.22%) UNIX Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.17%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Quality Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Programmer
8 1 (2.17%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) Web Services
2 15 (32.61%) JSP
2 15 (32.61%) Struts
3 11 (23.91%) Ajax
3 11 (23.91%) jQuery
4 10 (21.74%) Java EE
4 10 (21.74%) ICEfaces
4 10 (21.74%) JSF
5 5 (10.87%) HTML
6 4 (8.70%) EJB
6 4 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Linux
2 13 (28.26%) AIX
3 7 (15.22%) Solaris
4 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Web Development
2 10 (21.74%) ETL
2 10 (21.74%) Migration
2 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 9 (19.57%) OO
4 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
5 7 (15.22%) Data Analysis
5 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (15.22%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.35%) Validation
9 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.17%) RAD
9 1 (2.17%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.17%) TDD
9 1 (2.17%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) SQL
2 19 (41.30%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.57%) Perl
4 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
5 7 (15.22%) AWK
5 7 (15.22%) C-shell
5 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
5 7 (15.22%) Korn
6 4 (8.70%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (15.22%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Oracle
2 15 (32.61%) JBoss
3 10 (21.74%) Sunopsis
4 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
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