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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 45 27 45
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 29 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.12% 5.45% 3.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.22% 21.57% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 14
Average salary £28,500 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.97% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,575 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -1.23%
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
204 102 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 28.98% 25.25% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 198 93 124
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Northampton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 28 (40.58%) HTML
1 28 (40.58%) Linux
2 26 (37.68%) MySQL
2 26 (37.68%) Oracle
3 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
4 19 (27.54%) PHP
4 19 (27.54%) SQL
4 19 (27.54%) CSS
4 19 (27.54%) Apache
4 19 (27.54%) MVC
5 18 (26.09%) PHP5
5 18 (26.09%) PHP4
5 18 (26.09%) jQuery
5 18 (26.09%) OO
5 18 (26.09%) OO PHP
5 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (24.64%) Windows
6 17 (24.64%) Java
7 13 (18.84%) LAN
7 13 (18.84%) WAN
7 13 (18.84%) Migration
7 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (17.39%) ITIL
9 9 (13.04%) Web Services
9 9 (13.04%) XML
9 9 (13.04%) ISEB
9 9 (13.04%) Manual Testing
9 9 (13.04%) Test Scripting
10 8 (11.59%) Shell Script
10 8 (11.59%) SQL Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 19 (27.54%) Apache
2 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.90%) SAS
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) LAN
1 13 (18.84%) WAN
2 3 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.68%) MySQL
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) ProC
General
1 3 (4.35%) Finance
1 3 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
2 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Analyst
2 22 (31.88%) Developer
3 19 (27.54%) PHP Developer
4 18 (26.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 13 (18.84%) Project Manager
6 12 (17.39%) Support Analyst
7 9 (13.04%) Test Analyst
7 9 (13.04%) Software Test Analyst
8 7 (10.14%) DBA
8 7 (10.14%) IT Project Manager
9 6 (8.70%) Oracle Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) Applications Support
10 5 (7.25%) Server Support
10 5 (7.25%) Oracle Support Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) SQL DBA
10 5 (7.25%) Server Support Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (7.25%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (7.25%) Server Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) HTML
2 19 (27.54%) CSS
3 18 (26.09%) jQuery
4 9 (13.04%) Web Services
4 9 (13.04%) XML
5 6 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.58%) Linux
2 17 (24.64%) Windows
3 3 (4.35%) AIX
3 3 (4.35%) HPUX
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.45%) CentOS
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) MVC
2 18 (26.09%) OO
2 18 (26.09%) OO PHP
3 13 (18.84%) Migration
3 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.39%) ITIL
5 9 (13.04%) Manual Testing
5 9 (13.04%) Test Scripting
6 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.35%) Logistics
7 3 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (4.35%) System Testing
7 3 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.90%) DevOps
8 2 (2.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.90%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
2 19 (27.54%) PHP
2 19 (27.54%) SQL
3 18 (26.09%) PHP5
3 18 (26.09%) PHP4
4 17 (24.64%) Java
5 8 (11.59%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.80%) C
7 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.90%) Python
9 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) ISEB
2 2 (2.90%) CISSP
2 2 (2.90%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.90%) Ansible
2 2 (2.90%) Puppet
2 2 (2.90%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Oracle
2 4 (5.80%) HP
3 1 (1.45%) Cognos
3 1 (1.45%) IBM
3 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.45%) Teradata
3 1 (1.45%) Google
3 1 (1.45%) hybris
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago