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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 38 77 42
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -35
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 38 10 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.07% 1.10% 4.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.38% 4.65% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 41
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 £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,550 £48,750 £50,000
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
232 215 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.93% 23.55% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 182 176 254
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 20 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Oxford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 28 (57.14%) Java
3 26 (53.06%) Relational Database
4 25 (51.02%) Linux
5 22 (44.90%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (38.78%) Spring
7 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
8 17 (34.69%) J2EE
8 17 (34.69%) EJB
8 17 (34.69%) JSP
8 17 (34.69%) JBoss
8 17 (34.69%) Struts
8 17 (34.69%) Eclipse
9 15 (30.61%) Google
9 15 (30.61%) Hibernate
10 14 (28.57%) jQuery
10 14 (28.57%) Apple iOS
10 14 (28.57%) Node.js
11 13 (26.53%) Scala
11 13 (26.53%) DevOps
11 13 (26.53%) GWT
11 13 (26.53%) JSON
11 13 (26.53%) Grails
11 13 (26.53%) Java EE
11 13 (26.53%) JSF
11 13 (26.53%) Maven
11 13 (26.53%) Objective-C
11 13 (26.53%) Web Design
11 13 (26.53%) MVC
11 13 (26.53%) JavaBeans

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 17 (34.69%) JBoss
2 14 (28.57%) Node.js
3 13 (26.53%) Apache
4 9 (18.37%) Lync
5 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) VoIP
1 9 (18.37%) HSRP
2 6 (12.24%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (2.04%) Network Security
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) DMZ
3 1 (2.04%) OSPF
3 1 (2.04%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (53.06%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.08%) Siebel EIM
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Eclipse
2 13 (26.53%) Maven
3 4 (8.16%) JUnit
3 4 (8.16%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Team Leader
3 9 (18.37%) Network Team Leader
4 8 (16.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Network Specialist
5 7 (14.29%) Voice Specialist
5 7 (14.29%) VoIP Specialist
6 6 (12.24%) Cisco Specialist
7 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Server Support
8 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support
9 3 (6.12%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Lead Developer
10 2 (4.08%) QA Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Senior QA Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Network Manager
11 1 (2.04%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) Spring
2 17 (34.69%) J2EE
2 17 (34.69%) EJB
2 17 (34.69%) JSP
2 17 (34.69%) Struts
3 15 (30.61%) Hibernate
4 14 (28.57%) jQuery
5 13 (26.53%) JSF
5 13 (26.53%) Java EE
5 13 (26.53%) JSON
5 13 (26.53%) Grails
5 13 (26.53%) GWT
5 13 (26.53%) JavaBeans
5 13 (26.53%) J2ME
5 13 (26.53%) J2SE
6 5 (10.20%) CSS
7 4 (8.16%) Servlets
7 4 (8.16%) XML
7 4 (8.16%) XSLT
7 4 (8.16%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.90%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (18.37%) Clustering
3 4 (8.16%) Semantic Web
4 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
5 1 (2.04%) Social Media
5 1 (2.04%) Informatics
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) Linux
3 14 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.16%) Mac OS X
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) zOS
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Android
6 1 (2.04%) CentOS
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.04%) AIX
6 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) UML
1 13 (26.53%) MVC
1 13 (26.53%) Web Design
1 13 (26.53%) DevOps
2 11 (22.45%) OO
2 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.37%) Business Continuity
3 9 (18.37%) High Availability
3 9 (18.37%) Load Balancing
4 7 (14.29%) OOP
5 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.16%) System Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Content Management
6 4 (8.16%) OOD
6 4 (8.16%) RDF
7 3 (6.12%) Project Management
8 2 (4.08%) EAI
8 2 (4.08%) Workflow
8 2 (4.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) Java
2 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.53%) Objective-C
3 13 (26.53%) Scala
4 11 (22.45%) Python
5 8 (16.33%) C++
5 8 (16.33%) Perl
6 7 (14.29%) C#
7 6 (12.24%) SQL
8 4 (8.16%) SPARQL
9 2 (4.08%) Ruby
10 1 (2.04%) Korn
10 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.37%) CCNP
2 9 (18.37%) CCDP
3 4 (8.16%) MCITP
3 4 (8.16%) CCNA
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.12%) Degree
5 2 (4.08%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.08%) KVM
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Google
2 9 (18.37%) Cisco
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 7 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) Siebel
4 2 (4.08%) Informatica
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.04%) Xamarin
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £60,000 to £68,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £40,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago