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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 28 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 11 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.70% 7.43% 6.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.37% 25.64% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 20
Average salary £51,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £68,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
54 117 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.18% 28.96% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 50 106 95
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 27 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Middlesex

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Degree
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
4 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
5 6 (25.00%) Network Security
5 6 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) DevOps
6 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) C++
6 5 (20.83%) Perl
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
6 5 (20.83%) DTV
6 5 (20.83%) DVB
6 5 (20.83%) Electronics
6 5 (20.83%) Perforce
6 5 (20.83%) Amazon S3
6 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
6 5 (20.83%) Puppet
6 5 (20.83%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
6 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
6 5 (20.83%) Physics
6 5 (20.83%) Interactive TV
7 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon S3
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 6 (25.00%) Network Security
3 5 (20.83%) DVB
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
General
1 5 (20.83%) Electronics
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (20.83%) Administrator
1 5 (20.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (20.83%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Support
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) HTML5
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) WinForms
2 2 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) XSL
2 2 (8.33%) XSLT
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) DTV
2 5 (20.83%) Interactive TV
2 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
2 5 (20.83%) Physics
3 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.33%) Clustering
5 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.17%) PKI
5 1 (4.17%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) AIX
4 2 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) DevOps
2 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (20.83%) Embedded Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) OO
3 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Cyber Security
5 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C++
1 5 (20.83%) Perl
1 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
1 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Ruby
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) UniBasic
4 2 (8.33%) Korn
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) RHCE
3 2 (8.33%) IBM AIX Certification
3 2 (8.33%) RHCSA
3 2 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) NFS
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) CFEngine
2 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Perforce
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Redback
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) MobileIron
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Middlesex
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 20 days ago