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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 73 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 17 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.05% 5.03% 4.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.97% 15.48% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 34 30
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £54,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +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
244 252 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 29.36% 32.47% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 205 224 162
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 July 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Oxford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Mentoring
3 11 (36.67%) Data Acquisition
4 10 (33.33%) Sun
4 10 (33.33%) Project Management
4 10 (33.33%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) C++
4 10 (33.33%) SCADA
5 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (23.33%) Windows
6 7 (23.33%) FreeBSD
6 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (23.33%) SQL
6 7 (23.33%) CentOS
6 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) Marketing
7 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
8 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 5 (16.67%) HTML
8 5 (16.67%) C
8 5 (16.67%) Python
9 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (13.33%) Oracle
9 4 (13.33%) JSP
9 4 (13.33%) XML
9 4 (13.33%) .NET
9 4 (13.33%) J2EE
9 4 (13.33%) Waterfall

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 3 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) ICMP
1 1 (3.33%) Skype
1 1 (3.33%) SNMP
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Software Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Administrator
2 7 (23.33%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Head of IT
4 3 (10.00%) Junior
4 3 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Head of Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) J2EE
2 4 (13.33%) JSP
2 4 (13.33%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (10.00%) Spark Streaming
3 3 (10.00%) STL
4 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.33%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) SCADA
2 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) CentOS
2 7 (23.33%) FreeBSD
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Mentoring
2 11 (36.67%) Data Acquisition
3 10 (33.33%) Project Management
4 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.00%) Parallel Programming
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) SDLC
7 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.00%) Validation
8 2 (6.67%) DevOps
8 2 (6.67%) High Availability
8 2 (6.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C++
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) C
3 5 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) R
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Cacti
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Sun
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Talend
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft