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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 76 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 14 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.75% 2.32% 3.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.26% 7.83% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 25
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
266 217 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.33% 29.56% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 213 189 172
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Oxford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (85.71%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Python
3 13 (46.43%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) Windows
4 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 8 (28.57%) Data Management
6 7 (25.00%) Hedge funds
7 6 (21.43%) Perl
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
7 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
8 5 (17.86%) SDLC
8 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
8 5 (17.86%) Maven
8 5 (17.86%) CentOS
9 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 4 (14.29%) NAS
9 4 (14.29%) Backup Exec
9 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle
9 4 (14.29%) SAN
9 4 (14.29%) CommVault
9 4 (14.29%) NetApp
9 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 4 (14.29%) Tivoli
9 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
10 3 (10.71%) Node.js
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (10.71%) ETL Development
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
10 3 (10.71%) Analytics

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (10.71%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) NAS
1 4 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle OWB
2 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Maven
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) JUnit
3 3 (10.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.57%) CasperJS
5 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.57%) PhantomJS
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Java Software Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Python Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (17.86%) Unix Administrator
7 4 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (14.29%) NAS Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) NetApp Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) SAN Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu Administrator
8 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (7.14%) EJB
1 2 (7.14%) Grails
1 2 (7.14%) GWT
1 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
1 2 (7.14%) J2EE
1 2 (7.14%) J2ME
1 2 (7.14%) J2SE
1 2 (7.14%) Java EE
1 2 (7.14%) JavaBeans
1 2 (7.14%) jQuery
1 2 (7.14%) JSF
1 2 (7.14%) JSON
1 2 (7.14%) JSP
1 2 (7.14%) Spring
1 2 (7.14%) STL
1 2 (7.14%) Struts
2 1 (3.57%) Memcached
2 1 (3.57%) Symfony
2 1 (3.57%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 3 (10.71%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) CentOS
4 3 (10.71%) Debian
4 3 (10.71%) Fedora
4 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
5 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.14%) FreeBSD
6 1 (3.57%) Android
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 8 (28.57%) Data Management
3 5 (17.86%) SDLC
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) ETL
5 3 (10.71%) ETL Development
5 3 (10.71%) MVC
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.71%) TDD
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.14%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) UML
6 2 (7.14%) Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Python
2 13 (46.43%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) Perl
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 3 (10.71%) C++
6 3 (10.71%) Objective-C
6 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.14%) C#
7 2 (7.14%) Scala
8 1 (3.57%) C
8 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 4 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Puppet
4 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) CommVault
1 4 (14.29%) NetApp
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
1 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.71%) Informatica
3 2 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
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