The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 23 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 18 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.20% 5.34% 8.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.62% 18.00% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 22
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UNIX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 100 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.03% 29.67% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 47 84 91
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

UNIX
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Middlesex

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Middlesex

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) Solaris
3 14 (46.67%) Red Hat
3 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (40.00%) ITIL
4 12 (40.00%) Oracle
5 11 (36.67%) AIX
5 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
6 10 (33.33%) RHCE
6 10 (33.33%) Firewall
7 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
7 9 (30.00%) Clustering
7 9 (30.00%) IBM AIX Certification
8 6 (20.00%) Change Management
8 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
9 5 (16.67%) Java
9 5 (16.67%) SAN
10 4 (13.33%) Sun
10 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
10 4 (13.33%) Brocade
10 4 (13.33%) Security Management
10 4 (13.33%) Finance
10 4 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (13.33%) Patch Management
10 4 (13.33%) Oracle ZFS
11 3 (10.00%) Database Security
11 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
11 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (10.00%) Relational Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) Node.js
3 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) Intranet
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) POP3
5 1 (3.33%) SMTP
5 1 (3.33%) LDAP
5 1 (3.33%) CDMA
5 1 (3.33%) GPRS
5 1 (3.33%) GSM
5 1 (3.33%) HTTP
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) VLAN
5 1 (3.33%) IMAP
5 1 (3.33%) SGSN
5 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) LabVIEW
1 2 (6.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (6.67%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (3.33%) Hudson
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Ant
2 1 (3.33%) Maven
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) French Language
3 2 (6.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 8 (26.67%) UNIX Team Leader
3 7 (23.33%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Support Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) OpenMP
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) MAPI
2 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Verilog
2 2 (6.67%) SystemC
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.67%) AS400
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) Solaris
3 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (36.67%) AIX
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Windows
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.67%) OS/400
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) Security Management
4 4 (13.33%) Patch Management
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
5 3 (10.00%) Database Security
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) SOA
5 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.67%) Memory Management
6 2 (6.67%) Signal Processing
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) C++
2 2 (6.67%) Python
2 2 (6.67%) Fortran
2 2 (6.67%) Assembly Language
2 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) RHCE
2 9 (30.00%) IBM AIX Certification
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) RHCSA
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.67%) Firmware
3 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (10.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Sun
3 4 (13.33%) Brocade
4 2 (6.67%) NetScout
4 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.67%) Renesas
5 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Perforce
5 1 (3.33%) VMware
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