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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 42 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 18 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.78% 5.31% 3.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.88% 17.82% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 13
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
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
121 101 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 25.42% 29.79% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 92 91 99
Average salary £47,250 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,600 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 25 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Luton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 31 (70.45%) Oracle
2 26 (59.09%) Linux
3 21 (47.73%) Relational Database
4 19 (43.18%) SQL
5 17 (38.64%) Perl
6 14 (31.82%) Shell Script
6 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
6 14 (31.82%) Oracle Database
7 13 (29.55%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
7 13 (29.55%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (29.55%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (29.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (29.55%) Data Guard
7 13 (29.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 13 (29.55%) Solaris
7 13 (29.55%) AWK
7 13 (29.55%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (29.55%) Korn
8 12 (27.27%) RDBMS
8 12 (27.27%) Oracle9i Database
8 12 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 12 (27.27%) C-shell
9 11 (25.00%) Degree
10 10 (22.73%) Web Services
11 8 (18.18%) Migration
11 8 (18.18%) Ajax
11 8 (18.18%) JSF
11 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) Relational Database
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle Database
3 13 (29.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 12 (27.27%) Oracle9i Database
4 12 (27.27%) RDBMS
5 8 (18.18%) DB2
6 6 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.82%) Subversion
1 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
1 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.82%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (4.55%) Back Office
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Administrator
2 10 (22.73%) Operations Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) UNIX Administrator
4 8 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Solaris Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Release Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Development Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Development Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Quality Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Call Centre Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) Web Services
2 8 (18.18%) JSF
2 8 (18.18%) Ajax
2 8 (18.18%) Java EE
2 8 (18.18%) jQuery
2 8 (18.18%) ICEfaces
2 8 (18.18%) JSP
2 8 (18.18%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Open Source
2 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) Solaris
3 8 (18.18%) AIX
4 4 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
2 13 (29.55%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (29.55%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (18.18%) Web Development
3 8 (18.18%) Migration
3 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 8 (18.18%) OO
3 8 (18.18%) ETL
4 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.82%) TDD
7 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.82%) Validation
7 3 (6.82%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.27%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 17 (38.64%) Perl
3 14 (31.82%) Shell Script
4 13 (29.55%) AWK
4 13 (29.55%) Korn
4 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
5 12 (27.27%) C-shell
6 8 (18.18%) Java
6 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Oracle RMAN
1 13 (29.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 13 (29.55%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) JBoss
2 8 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 8 (18.18%) Sunopsis
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft