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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 31 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 15 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.37% 4.96% 8.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.41% 19.32% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 23
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £33,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £87,300
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
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
51 88 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.87% 25.66% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 43 69 76
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 2 September 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Middlesex

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Solaris
3 12 (38.71%) Oracle
3 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
3 12 (38.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (35.48%) ITIL
5 10 (32.26%) AIX
5 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
6 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
6 8 (25.81%) Firewall
6 8 (25.81%) Clustering
6 8 (25.81%) Java
6 8 (25.81%) RHCE
6 8 (25.81%) IBM AIX Certification
7 6 (19.35%) Change Management
7 6 (19.35%) Tomcat
8 5 (16.13%) SAN
8 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (12.90%) Security Management
9 4 (12.90%) Finance
9 4 (12.90%) Brocade
9 4 (12.90%) Sun
9 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
9 4 (12.90%) Windows
9 4 (12.90%) Patch Management
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle ZFS
10 3 (9.68%) Database Security
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (19.35%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Node.js
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 8 (25.81%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) Intranet
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
1 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (6.45%) LabVIEW
2 2 (6.45%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Hudson
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Games
3 2 (6.45%) French Language
3 2 (6.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Team Leader
2 8 (25.81%) UNIX Team Leader
3 7 (22.58%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) DBA
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Support Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (9.68%) Designer
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) OpenMP
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Verilog
2 2 (6.45%) SystemC
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Solaris
3 12 (38.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (32.26%) AIX
5 4 (12.90%) Windows
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) OS/400
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
3 6 (19.35%) Change Management
4 4 (12.90%) Security Management
4 4 (12.90%) Patch Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) Database Security
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.68%) SOA
5 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Memory Management
6 2 (6.45%) Signal Processing
6 2 (6.45%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Content Management
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) C
2 2 (6.45%) C++
2 2 (6.45%) Python
2 2 (6.45%) Fortran
2 2 (6.45%) Assembly Language
2 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) RHCE
1 8 (25.81%) IBM AIX Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.45%) Firmware
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (9.68%) Data Guard
3 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (6.45%) Nagios
4 1 (3.23%) Puppet
4 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
1 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.90%) Sun
2 4 (12.90%) Brocade
3 3 (9.68%) ForgeRock
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Renesas
4 2 (6.45%) NetScout
4 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.45%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) Perforce
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) 3PAR