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 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 52 36 56
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 12 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.10% 4.36% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.39% 13.91% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 3
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £29,800 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £40,500 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
143 151 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 25.04% 31.33% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 138 131 111
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £49,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Northampton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 14 (34.15%) HTML
2 14 (34.15%) SQL
3 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.83%) MVC
4 11 (26.83%) PHP
4 11 (26.83%) Java
4 11 (26.83%) MySQL
4 11 (26.83%) CSS
4 11 (26.83%) OO
4 11 (26.83%) Apache
4 11 (26.83%) PHP5
4 11 (26.83%) PHP4
4 11 (26.83%) jQuery
4 11 (26.83%) OO PHP
5 8 (19.51%) ITIL
5 8 (19.51%) Windows
6 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (17.07%) Finance
6 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
7 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.20%) Banking
8 5 (12.20%) Migration
8 5 (12.20%) LAN
8 5 (12.20%) WAN
9 4 (9.76%) Web Services
9 4 (9.76%) XML
9 4 (9.76%) Cognos
9 4 (9.76%) Oracle
9 4 (9.76%) .NET

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 11 (26.83%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) LAN
1 5 (12.20%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) PHP Developer
2 11 (26.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Applications Support
5 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Data Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Support Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) Configuration Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) HTML
2 11 (26.83%) CSS
2 11 (26.83%) jQuery
3 4 (9.76%) .NET
3 4 (9.76%) Web Services
3 4 (9.76%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) JavaBeans
4 1 (2.44%) JSP
4 1 (2.44%) Servlets
4 1 (2.44%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.44%) Derivative
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) AIX
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
3 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.44%) CentOS
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) OO
1 11 (26.83%) MVC
1 11 (26.83%) OO PHP
2 8 (19.51%) ITIL
3 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.88%) Data Management
8 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Service Management
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.83%) PHP
3 11 (26.83%) Java
3 11 (26.83%) PHP5
3 11 (26.83%) PHP4
4 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.44%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) ISEB
1 3 (7.32%) CISSP
1 3 (7.32%) CISM
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Cognos
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle
1 4 (9.76%) Teradata
2 2 (4.88%) Brocade
2 2 (4.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) NetApp
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat