The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 38 27 47
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 31 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.65% 7.34% 2.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.06% 26.73% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 11
Average salary £28,500 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.97% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
UNIX
Northamptonshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
193 101 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 28.98% 27.45% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 186 94 99
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

UNIX
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Northampton

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Northampton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 30 (46.88%) Oracle
2 26 (40.63%) Linux
3 22 (34.38%) HTML
4 21 (32.81%) MySQL
5 20 (31.25%) Windows
6 19 (29.69%) SQL
7 16 (25.00%) Migration
8 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
9 14 (21.88%) PHP
9 14 (21.88%) CSS
9 14 (21.88%) Apache
9 14 (21.88%) MVC
10 13 (20.31%) Java
10 13 (20.31%) OO
10 13 (20.31%) LAN
10 13 (20.31%) WAN
10 13 (20.31%) PHP5
10 13 (20.31%) PHP4
10 13 (20.31%) jQuery
10 13 (20.31%) OO PHP
11 12 (18.75%) ITIL
12 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
13 8 (12.50%) Web Services
13 8 (12.50%) XML
13 8 (12.50%) ISEB
13 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
13 8 (12.50%) Test Scripting
13 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
14 7 (10.94%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (10.94%) QA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 14 (21.88%) Apache
2 3 (4.69%) SAS
2 3 (4.69%) OpenEdge
3 2 (3.13%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.31%) LAN
1 13 (20.31%) WAN
2 4 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) MySQL
2 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.56%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.56%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) ProC
General
1 2 (3.13%) Finance
1 2 (3.13%) Banking
1 2 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Analyst
2 17 (26.56%) Developer
3 14 (21.88%) PHP Developer
4 13 (20.31%) Project Manager
4 13 (20.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Support Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) DBA
7 7 (10.94%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (9.38%) Oracle Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Server Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Agile Project Manager
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) SQL DBA
9 5 (7.81%) Server Support Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (7.81%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.38%) HTML
2 14 (21.88%) CSS
3 13 (20.31%) jQuery
4 8 (12.50%) Web Services
4 8 (12.50%) XML
5 3 (4.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
1 1 (1.56%) Derivative
1 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.63%) Linux
2 20 (31.25%) Windows
3 4 (6.25%) AIX
3 4 (6.25%) HPUX
4 1 (1.56%) Solaris
4 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.56%) CentOS
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Migration
2 14 (21.88%) MVC
3 13 (20.31%) OO
3 13 (20.31%) OO PHP
4 12 (18.75%) ITIL
5 8 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 4 (6.25%) Logistics
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (4.69%) System Testing
7 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.69%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.13%) DevOps
8 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.13%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.13%) Data Management
8 2 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) SQL
2 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.88%) PHP
4 13 (20.31%) Java
4 13 (20.31%) PHP5
4 13 (20.31%) PHP4
5 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.25%) C
7 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.13%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 4 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.13%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.13%) Ansible
3 1 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) HP
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.13%) Teradata
4 2 (3.13%) Cognos
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Informatica
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.56%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) hybris