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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 35 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 11 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.43% 7.23% 7.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.97% 20.69% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 22
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £41,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £71,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
58 116 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.07% 34.94% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 38 106 82
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 November 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Middlesex

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle
3 11 (40.74%) C++
4 9 (33.33%) Degree
5 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
7 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 6 (22.22%) MySQL
7 6 (22.22%) Windows
8 5 (18.52%) SOAP
8 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
8 5 (18.52%) Perl
8 5 (18.52%) DTV
8 5 (18.52%) DVB
8 5 (18.52%) OO
8 5 (18.52%) WSDL
8 5 (18.52%) Interactive TV
8 5 (18.52%) Electronics
8 5 (18.52%) Perforce
8 5 (18.52%) VMware
8 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
8 5 (18.52%) Physics
8 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
8 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (18.52%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
9 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
9 4 (14.81%) XML
9 4 (14.81%) OOP
9 4 (14.81%) XSLT

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.70%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DVB
2 3 (11.11%) HTTP
3 2 (7.41%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) MPLS
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.41%) Xcode
3 1 (3.70%) Firebug
3 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.70%) Sublime Text
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
General
1 5 (18.52%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) French Language
3 2 (7.41%) German Language
3 2 (7.41%) Italian Language
3 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) C++ Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (11.11%) Programmer
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Informix DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) SOAP
1 5 (18.52%) WSDL
2 4 (14.81%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) XSLT
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) MFC
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.41%) JSON
4 2 (7.41%) ActiveX
4 2 (7.41%) HTML5
4 2 (7.41%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.70%) Zend Framework
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) Middleware
5 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
2 5 (18.52%) Physics
2 5 (18.52%) DTV
2 5 (18.52%) Interactive TV
3 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
4 3 (11.11%) Open Source
5 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
5 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
5 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.70%) Handset
6 1 (3.70%) CESG
6 1 (3.70%) PKI
6 1 (3.70%) IPTV
6 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
6 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) OO
1 5 (18.52%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
2 4 (14.81%) OOP
3 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security
3 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) OOD
4 1 (3.70%) ETL
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C++
2 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) Perl
5 3 (11.11%) PHP
5 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) C
5 3 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) Korn
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) C-shell
6 2 (7.41%) VC++
6 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.41%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) UniBasic
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) HND
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Perforce
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.70%) Redback
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Zend
5 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.70%) Remedy
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Sun
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
Middlesex
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
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