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 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 65 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 15 55 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.11% 6.05% 5.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.62% 19.50% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 44 43
Average salary £32,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.34% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,575 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -1.23%
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
156 282 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 21.94% 31.02% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 142 245 208
Average salary £29,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 22 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Oxford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 19 (41.30%) Windows
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) C++
3 13 (28.26%) Degree
4 12 (26.09%) Ruby
4 12 (26.09%) Perl
4 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
6 9 (19.57%) Cisco
7 8 (17.39%) MySQL
7 8 (17.39%) OOP
7 8 (17.39%) OO
7 8 (17.39%) Publishing
8 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.22%) TDD
8 7 (15.22%) Web Development
8 7 (15.22%) jQuery
8 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
8 7 (15.22%) Cacti
8 7 (15.22%) Python
8 7 (15.22%) Java
8 7 (15.22%) DNS
8 7 (15.22%) Citrix
8 7 (15.22%) Nagios
8 7 (15.22%) OSPF
8 7 (15.22%) BGP
9 6 (13.04%) Internet
9 6 (13.04%) Project Management
9 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
9 6 (13.04%) Apple

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 6 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.87%) CMS
3 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (6.52%) Drupal
5 2 (4.35%) Apache
6 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Office
2 4 (8.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) DNS
1 7 (15.22%) OSPF
1 7 (15.22%) BGP
2 6 (13.04%) Internet
3 5 (10.87%) SSH
3 5 (10.87%) LLU
3 5 (10.87%) Broadband
3 5 (10.87%) DHCP
3 5 (10.87%) RIP
3 5 (10.87%) SNMP
3 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.87%) DSL
3 5 (10.87%) ICMP
4 2 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.17%) HTTP
5 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) ClearCase
General
1 8 (17.39%) Publishing
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Software Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Junior Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Junior
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Chief Technology Officer
5 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) jQuery
2 6 (13.04%) CSS
3 4 (8.70%) JSP
3 4 (8.70%) Struts
3 4 (8.70%) Web Services
3 4 (8.70%) J2EE
3 4 (8.70%) MCollective
3 4 (8.70%) JSF
4 3 (6.52%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (6.52%) XML
4 3 (6.52%) XSLT
5 2 (4.35%) .NET
5 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) Replication
2 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.17%) Open Source
2 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) Debian
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.70%) Mac OS X
4 4 (8.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) OOP
1 8 (17.39%) OO
2 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) TDD
2 7 (15.22%) Web Development
3 6 (13.04%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) Content Management
5 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.70%) UML
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (8.70%) Workflow
6 3 (6.52%) MVC
6 3 (6.52%) Network Design
6 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.52%) BDD
7 2 (4.35%) SOA
7 2 (4.35%) Web Design
8 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) C++
2 12 (26.09%) Ruby
2 12 (26.09%) Perl
3 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) Python
4 7 (15.22%) Java
5 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.70%) C#
6 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.70%) SQL
7 2 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) CCNA
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Cacti
1 7 (15.22%) Nagios
2 5 (10.87%) SmokePing
3 4 (8.70%) Puppet
3 4 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco
3 7 (15.22%) Citrix
4 6 (13.04%) Apple
5 5 (10.87%) Huawei
5 5 (10.87%) Brocade
5 5 (10.87%) Juniper
6 4 (8.70%) TIBCO
6 4 (8.70%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) IBM
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle
6 4 (8.70%) Google
7 2 (4.35%) Ektron
8 1 (2.17%) Tandberg
8 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bodleian Libraries
Salary: From £30,434 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago