The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 58 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Unix 17 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.41% 3.76% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.95% 15.15% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 14
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,514 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
190 198 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 26.91% 24.81% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 173 133 148
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +46.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Oxford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 22 (61.11%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) C++
3 13 (36.11%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) Mentoring
4 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 10 (27.78%) Project Management
5 10 (27.78%) Sun
5 10 (27.78%) SCADA
5 10 (27.78%) Data Acquisition
6 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 9 (25.00%) Algorithms
6 9 (25.00%) SDLC
6 9 (25.00%) Windows
6 9 (25.00%) Validation
7 8 (22.22%) Open Source
8 7 (19.44%) Parallel Programming
8 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
8 7 (19.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Apache Spark
8 7 (19.44%) Spark Streaming
8 7 (19.44%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
8 7 (19.44%) Aerospace
8 7 (19.44%) STL
8 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
8 7 (19.44%) C
9 6 (16.67%) SQL
9 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) HTML

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (19.44%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) RS-232
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) FTP
2 1 (2.78%) ICMP
2 1 (2.78%) Skype
2 1 (2.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.56%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (19.44%) Aerospace
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) Junior
2 7 (19.44%) Junior Software Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (8.33%) Head of IT
3 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Developer
4 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Head of Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 7 (19.44%) Spark Streaming
1 7 (19.44%) STL
2 5 (13.89%) HTML
3 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) J2EE
3 4 (11.11%) JSP
3 4 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.78%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) SCADA
2 9 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.56%) Device Driver
4 2 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Debian
3 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 3 (8.33%) CentOS
4 3 (8.33%) FreeBSD
5 2 (5.56%) Android
5 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Mentoring
2 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 10 (27.78%) Data Acquisition
3 10 (27.78%) Project Management
4 9 (25.00%) SDLC
4 9 (25.00%) Validation
5 8 (22.22%) Open Source
6 7 (19.44%) Parallel Programming
6 7 (19.44%) Performance Analysis
6 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
6 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
7 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.56%) DevOps
10 2 (5.56%) High Availability
10 2 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) C++
2 13 (36.11%) Java
3 7 (19.44%) C
3 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.56%) C#
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) IEC 61508
1 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.56%) ISO13485
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
1 4 (11.11%) LXC
2 2 (5.56%) Firmware
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Cacti
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Sun
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Talend
4 2 (5.56%) Perforce