The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 17 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 51 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.58% 10.98% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.48% 23.68% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £24,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £39,600 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
73 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 28.85% 46.34% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 37 33
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
Kent

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

UNIX
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Maidstone

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 4 (44.44%) LAMP
3 4 (44.44%) Debian
3 4 (44.44%) OpenBSD
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) KVM
3 4 (44.44%) FreeBSD
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Back Office
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (22.22%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (22.22%) Database Security

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
1 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMTP
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) Xcelsius
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) DTS
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Support
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) FreeBSD
1 4 (44.44%) Debian
1 4 (44.44%) OpenBSD
1 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
1 4 (44.44%) CentOS
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Database Security
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Korn
3 1 (11.11%) Java
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint