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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 29 24 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 26 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.49% 8.52% 3.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.33% 22.90% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 14
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,450 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
83 131 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 23.92% 37.22% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 66 127 123
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 42 (93.33%) Oracle
2 36 (80.00%) SQL
3 19 (42.22%) Linux
4 15 (33.33%) Solaris
5 14 (31.11%) Java
6 13 (28.89%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (28.89%) Performance Metrics
7 12 (26.67%) Oracle Database
7 12 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (24.44%) Degree
9 9 (20.00%) Perl
9 9 (20.00%) J2EE
9 9 (20.00%) ITIL
10 8 (17.78%) Windows
10 8 (17.78%) Web Services
10 8 (17.78%) HTML
10 8 (17.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
10 8 (17.78%) Shell Script
10 8 (17.78%) AWK
10 8 (17.78%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (17.78%) Korn
10 8 (17.78%) Bash Shell
10 8 (17.78%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (17.78%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (17.78%) Data Guard
10 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
11 7 (15.56%) C-shell
11 7 (15.56%) RDBMS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 7 (15.56%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.11%) JBoss
2 5 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.44%) Apache
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle9i Database
3 7 (15.56%) RDBMS
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) Subversion
1 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.22%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (6.67%) Back Office
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Administrator
3 5 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
4 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.89%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Solaris Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Development Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Development Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) J2EE
2 8 (17.78%) Web Services
2 8 (17.78%) HTML
3 5 (11.11%) HTML5
3 5 (11.11%) CSS3
3 5 (11.11%) CSS
3 5 (11.11%) JMS
4 3 (6.67%) XML
5 2 (4.44%) SOAP
5 2 (4.44%) JSF
5 2 (4.44%) Ajax
5 2 (4.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Performance Metrics
2 6 (13.33%) FMCG
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Linux
2 15 (33.33%) Solaris
3 8 (17.78%) Windows
4 5 (11.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (20.00%) ITIL
3 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
3 8 (17.78%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (15.56%) OO
5 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.11%) Change Management
6 5 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.11%) MVC
6 5 (11.11%) SOA
6 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 5 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Validation
9 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.44%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) SQL
2 14 (31.11%) Java
3 9 (20.00%) Perl
4 8 (17.78%) Shell Script
4 8 (17.78%) AWK
4 8 (17.78%) Korn
4 8 (17.78%) Bash Shell
5 7 (15.56%) C-shell
6 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (15.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (17.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (93.33%) Oracle
Luton, Bedfordshire
CSC
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago