The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 49 72 37
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -35
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 31 10 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.37% 1.20% 5.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 5.05% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 50
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £31,800 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £55,500 £60,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
217 198 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.56% 23.80% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 174 155 292
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

UNIX
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Oxford

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Oxford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) Java
3 23 (57.50%) Relational Database
4 20 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (42.50%) Linux
6 16 (40.00%) Spring
7 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 14 (35.00%) J2EE
8 14 (35.00%) EJB
8 14 (35.00%) JSP
8 14 (35.00%) JBoss
8 14 (35.00%) Struts
8 14 (35.00%) Eclipse
9 13 (32.50%) Google
9 13 (32.50%) Hibernate
10 12 (30.00%) jQuery
10 12 (30.00%) Apple iOS
10 12 (30.00%) Node.js
11 11 (27.50%) Scala
11 11 (27.50%) DevOps
11 11 (27.50%) GWT
11 11 (27.50%) JSON
11 11 (27.50%) Grails
11 11 (27.50%) Java EE
11 11 (27.50%) JSF
11 11 (27.50%) Maven
11 11 (27.50%) Objective-C
11 11 (27.50%) Web Design
11 11 (27.50%) MVC
11 11 (27.50%) JavaBeans

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (35.00%) JBoss
2 12 (30.00%) Node.js
3 11 (27.50%) Apache
4 5 (12.50%) Lync
5 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) VoIP
1 5 (12.50%) HSRP
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) DMZ
4 1 (2.50%) OSPF
4 1 (2.50%) BGP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.00%) Siebel EIM
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Eclipse
2 11 (27.50%) Maven
3 3 (7.50%) JUnit
3 3 (7.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Network Specialist
4 5 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
4 5 (12.50%) Voice Specialist
4 5 (12.50%) VoIP Specialist
4 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Server Support
7 1 (2.50%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) Spring
2 14 (35.00%) J2EE
2 14 (35.00%) EJB
2 14 (35.00%) JSP
2 14 (35.00%) Struts
3 13 (32.50%) Hibernate
4 12 (30.00%) jQuery
5 11 (27.50%) JSF
5 11 (27.50%) Java EE
5 11 (27.50%) JSON
5 11 (27.50%) Grails
5 11 (27.50%) GWT
5 11 (27.50%) JavaBeans
5 11 (27.50%) J2ME
5 11 (27.50%) J2SE
6 4 (10.00%) CSS
7 3 (7.50%) Servlets
7 3 (7.50%) XML
7 3 (7.50%) XSLT
7 3 (7.50%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.50%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) Semantic Web
4 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.50%) Open Source
5 1 (2.50%) Social Media
5 1 (2.50%) Informatics
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) Linux
3 12 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.50%) zOS
5 1 (2.50%) AIX
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) UML
1 11 (27.50%) MVC
1 11 (27.50%) Web Design
1 11 (27.50%) DevOps
2 10 (25.00%) OO
2 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (17.50%) OOP
4 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 5 (12.50%) High Availability
4 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.50%) System Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Content Management
5 3 (7.50%) RDF
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
5 3 (7.50%) OOD
6 2 (5.00%) ETL
6 2 (5.00%) EAI
6 2 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (27.50%) Python
3 11 (27.50%) Objective-C
3 11 (27.50%) Scala
4 8 (20.00%) C++
4 8 (20.00%) Perl
5 7 (17.50%) C#
6 5 (12.50%) SQL
7 3 (7.50%) SPARQL
8 2 (5.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.50%) Korn
9 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.50%) CCNP
2 5 (12.50%) CCDP
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) Siebel Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Google
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Cisco
3 4 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Siebel
4 2 (5.00%) Informatica
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) Apple
5 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
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