The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 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 M4 Corridor region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 10 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 3 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 8.33% 31.82% 30.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 87.50% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 21
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 19.44% 36.36% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 24
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

UNIX
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the M4 Corridor region.

UNIX Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) DTV
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
3 2 (28.57%) Snort
3 2 (28.57%) French Language
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exalogic
3 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Q1 Labs
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 (28.57%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQLPlus
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Field Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Professional Services Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) DTV
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exalogic
3 1 (14.29%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) OCP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Snort
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
2 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
2 2 (28.57%) Q1 Labs
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) McAfee
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle