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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 20 32 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +19
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 17 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.87% 4.78% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.17% 17.95% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 10
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
47 78 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 21.76% 26.62% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 46 76 113
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £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 24 December 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 45 (95.74%) Oracle
2 43 (91.49%) SQL
3 20 (42.55%) Java
4 19 (40.43%) Linux
5 16 (34.04%) Solaris
6 15 (31.91%) ITIL
7 14 (29.79%) J2EE
7 14 (29.79%) Performance Metrics
8 13 (27.66%) Degree
9 11 (23.40%) SLA
9 11 (23.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (21.28%) HTML
10 10 (21.28%) WebLogic
10 10 (21.28%) Web Services
10 10 (21.28%) Windows
10 10 (21.28%) OO
11 8 (17.02%) FMCG
11 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
12 7 (14.89%) CSS
12 7 (14.89%) HPUX
12 7 (14.89%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (14.89%) JMS
12 7 (14.89%) SOA
12 7 (14.89%) WebLogic Portal
12 7 (14.89%) Change Management
12 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (14.89%) MVC
12 7 (14.89%) Business Continuity
12 7 (14.89%) Problem Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (21.28%) WebLogic
2 7 (14.89%) WebLogic Portal
3 5 (10.64%) JBoss
3 5 (10.64%) Apache
3 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.64%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Back Office
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Applications Support
3 5 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Senior Support Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Solaris Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Development Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Development Support Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) J2EE
2 10 (21.28%) Web Services
2 10 (21.28%) HTML
3 7 (14.89%) HTML5
3 7 (14.89%) CSS3
3 7 (14.89%) CSS
3 7 (14.89%) JMS
4 3 (6.38%) XML
5 2 (4.26%) SOAP
5 2 (4.26%) JSF
5 2 (4.26%) Ajax
5 2 (4.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Performance Metrics
2 8 (17.02%) FMCG
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Linux
2 16 (34.04%) Solaris
3 10 (21.28%) Windows
4 7 (14.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) ITIL
2 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (21.28%) OO
4 7 (14.89%) SOA
4 7 (14.89%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (14.89%) Change Management
4 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.89%) MVC
4 7 (14.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (14.89%) Problem Management
4 7 (14.89%) Business Continuity
5 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.64%) Project Management
7 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 43 (91.49%) SQL
2 20 (42.55%) Java
3 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.51%) Perl
4 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.51%) AWK
4 4 (8.51%) Korn
4 4 (8.51%) C-shell
4 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) SLA
1 11 (23.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (8.51%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 45 (95.74%) Oracle
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