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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 41 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 37 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.87% 4.25% 3.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.57% 18.71% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 22
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -25.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
254 171 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.47% 22.71% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 217 160 156
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Oxford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 53 (67.95%) Linux
2 40 (51.28%) Windows
3 35 (44.87%) Java
4 30 (38.46%) SDLC
5 29 (37.18%) Relational Database
6 28 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (30.77%) Maven
8 23 (29.49%) Spring
9 22 (28.21%) Hibernate
9 22 (28.21%) JBoss
9 22 (28.21%) Apache
9 22 (28.21%) Eclipse
9 22 (28.21%) JavaScript
9 22 (28.21%) J2EE
10 21 (26.92%) EJB
10 21 (26.92%) Struts
10 21 (26.92%) JSP
10 21 (26.92%) Google
10 21 (26.92%) DevOps
11 20 (25.64%) JSF
11 20 (25.64%) Java EE
11 20 (25.64%) Grails
11 20 (25.64%) GWT
11 20 (25.64%) jQuery
11 20 (25.64%) JSON
11 20 (25.64%) Scala
11 20 (25.64%) Apple iOS
11 20 (25.64%) Node.js
11 20 (25.64%) UML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (28.21%) JBoss
1 22 (28.21%) Apache
2 20 (25.64%) Node.js
3 13 (16.67%) Lync
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.56%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.28%) nginx
6 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.36%) Firewall
2 13 (16.67%) HSRP
3 12 (15.38%) VoIP
4 5 (6.41%) Network Security
5 2 (2.56%) OSPF
5 2 (2.56%) BGP
5 2 (2.56%) LAN
5 2 (2.56%) WAN
5 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.56%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.28%) DMZ
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (37.18%) Relational Database
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (3.85%) Siebel EIM
5 3 (3.85%) MySQL
6 2 (2.56%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (30.77%) Maven
2 22 (28.21%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.41%) JUnit
4 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.28%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 4 (5.13%) Games
2 3 (3.85%) Publishing
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Developer
2 23 (29.49%) Java Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 12 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 12 (15.38%) Server Support
4 12 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Network Team Leader
5 7 (8.97%) Network Specialist
5 7 (8.97%) VoIP Specialist
5 7 (8.97%) Voice Specialist
6 6 (7.69%) Cisco Specialist
7 5 (6.41%) Network Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Linux Support
8 4 (5.13%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (5.13%) ETL Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.49%) Spring
2 22 (28.21%) Hibernate
2 22 (28.21%) J2EE
3 21 (26.92%) EJB
3 21 (26.92%) JSP
3 21 (26.92%) Struts
4 20 (25.64%) JavaBeans
4 20 (25.64%) J2ME
4 20 (25.64%) J2SE
4 20 (25.64%) JSF
4 20 (25.64%) Java EE
4 20 (25.64%) JSON
4 20 (25.64%) Grails
4 20 (25.64%) GWT
4 20 (25.64%) jQuery
5 4 (5.13%) Web Services
6 3 (3.85%) JMS
7 1 (1.28%) JSTL
7 1 (1.28%) XML
7 1 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (17.95%) Clustering
3 7 (8.97%) Data Integration
4 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (67.95%) Linux
2 40 (51.28%) Windows
3 20 (25.64%) Apple iOS
4 7 (8.97%) CentOS
4 7 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.85%) Debian
5 3 (3.85%) HPUX
5 3 (3.85%) Solaris
6 2 (2.56%) AIX
6 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.56%) SUSE
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.28%) zOS
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.46%) SDLC
2 21 (26.92%) DevOps
3 20 (25.64%) UML
3 20 (25.64%) MVC
3 20 (25.64%) Web Design
4 13 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 13 (16.67%) High Availability
4 13 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 7 (8.97%) ETL
6 7 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.41%) TDD
8 5 (6.41%) Computer Security
8 5 (6.41%) Migration
9 4 (5.13%) ITIL
9 4 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (5.13%) Analytics
9 4 (5.13%) ETL Development
10 3 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) Java
2 22 (28.21%) JavaScript
3 20 (25.64%) Objective-C
3 20 (25.64%) Scala
4 8 (10.26%) C++
5 7 (8.97%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.69%) SQL
6 6 (7.69%) Python
7 4 (5.13%) PHP
7 4 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.13%) Ruby
7 4 (5.13%) Korn
8 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.56%) C#
9 1 (1.28%) Perl
9 1 (1.28%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 28 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (19.23%) MCITP
2 15 (19.23%) CCNA
3 13 (16.67%) CCDP
3 13 (16.67%) CCNP
4 3 (3.85%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) Siebel Certification
5 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) qmail
3 1 (1.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.56%) Nessus
2 2 (2.56%) Nmap
3 1 (1.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Google
2 13 (16.67%) VMware
3 12 (15.38%) Oracle
3 12 (15.38%) Cisco
4 9 (11.54%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.97%) Informatica
6 3 (3.85%) HP
6 3 (3.85%) Siebel
7 2 (2.56%) SAP
7 2 (2.56%) Dell
8 1 (1.28%) EMC
8 1 (1.28%) IBM
8 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.28%) Sybase
8 1 (1.28%) Symantec
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
JISC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago