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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 28 35 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 12 14 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.29% 3.81% 9.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.29% 15.38% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 44
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +8.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £33,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
34 91 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.14% 24.80% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27 79 128
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
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 24 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Middlesex

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
3 11 (47.83%) RHCE
3 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
3 11 (47.83%) Degree
3 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 9 (39.13%) Solaris
5 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 8 (34.78%) AIX
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL
5 8 (34.78%) Clustering
5 8 (34.78%) IBM AIX Certification
5 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
5 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) Network Security
6 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (21.74%) Amazon S3
6 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
6 5 (21.74%) Puppet
6 5 (21.74%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (21.74%) DevOps
6 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
6 5 (21.74%) Perl
6 5 (21.74%) Python
7 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.04%) C++

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (8.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon S3
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
2 9 (39.13%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
4 1 (4.35%) IMAP
4 1 (4.35%) SGSN
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) DVB
4 1 (4.35%) CDMA
4 1 (4.35%) GPRS
4 1 (4.35%) GSM
4 1 (4.35%) POP3
4 1 (4.35%) SMTP
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) LabVIEW
1 2 (8.70%) Bugzilla
1 2 (8.70%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.35%) Electronics
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Team Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) UNIX Team Leader
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX Support
4 2 (8.70%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Manager
4 2 (8.70%) UNIX Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) XSL
2 2 (8.70%) XSLT
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) WinForms
2 2 (8.70%) OpenMP
2 2 (8.70%) JSON
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Clustering
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) SystemC
3 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.70%) Verilog
4 1 (4.35%) Interactive TV
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) Physics
4 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Solaris
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
2 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) DevOps
2 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.70%) Memory Management
4 2 (8.70%) Signal Processing
4 2 (8.70%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Perl
1 5 (21.74%) Python
1 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
1 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
2 3 (13.04%) Ruby
2 3 (13.04%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Fortran
3 2 (8.70%) Assembly Language
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) RHCE
1 11 (47.83%) Degree
2 8 (34.78%) IBM AIX Certification
3 3 (13.04%) RHCSA
4 2 (8.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) NFS
2 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) CFEngine
2 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Redback
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Renesas
4 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.35%) Perforce
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
Middlesex
Deerfoot I.T. Resources Ltd
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Healthcare.
Posted: 2 days ago