The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 48 85 65
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -20
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 74 29 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.86% 1.91% 3.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.78% 8.71% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 49 27 45
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
UNIX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
441 333 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.96% 21.92% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 335 285 414
Average salary £40,000 £32,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

UNIX
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Oxfordshire region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

UNIX
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +6 34 £40,000 +21.36% 2
Banbury - 17 £24,000 -
Kidlington - 6 £56,500 -
Abingdon - 4 £45,000 - 4
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

1 110 (80.88%) Linux
2 48 (35.29%) Windows
3 39 (28.68%) Oracle
4 35 (25.74%) SQL
5 33 (24.26%) Java
5 33 (24.26%) Relational Database
6 32 (23.53%) ITIL
6 32 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (22.79%) Firewall
8 29 (21.32%) VMware
8 29 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (19.12%) Active Directory
10 25 (18.38%) ETL
11 24 (17.65%) SDLC
12 23 (16.91%) Oracle Database
12 23 (16.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (16.91%) Google
12 23 (16.91%) MCITP
12 23 (16.91%) Degree
13 22 (16.18%) Maven
13 22 (16.18%) Informatica
13 22 (16.18%) Performance Tuning
14 20 (14.71%) Computer Science
15 18 (13.24%) Data Integration
15 18 (13.24%) Spring
15 18 (13.24%) CCNA
15 18 (13.24%) Red Hat
15 18 (13.24%) Eclipse
16 17 (12.50%) CCNP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 16 (11.76%) JBoss
1 16 (11.76%) Apache
1 16 (11.76%) Lync
2 14 (10.29%) Node.js
3 8 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (4.41%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.47%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.74%) Drupal
6 1 (0.74%) nginx
6 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (22.79%) Firewall
2 16 (11.76%) HSRP
3 15 (11.03%) VoIP
4 9 (6.62%) DMZ
5 8 (5.88%) Internet
5 8 (5.88%) DHCP
5 8 (5.88%) DNS
6 6 (4.41%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.41%) WAN
6 6 (4.41%) BGP
6 6 (4.41%) Network Security
7 5 (3.68%) OSPF
7 5 (3.68%) LAN
8 3 (2.21%) SAN
8 3 (2.21%) SMTP
8 3 (2.21%) FTP
8 3 (2.21%) HTTP
9 2 (1.47%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.47%) NAS
10 1 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (24.26%) Relational Database
2 23 (16.91%) Oracle Database
3 15 (11.03%) RDBMS
4 14 (10.29%) Oracle OWB
5 12 (8.82%) MySQL
5 12 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (8.09%) Big Data
6 11 (8.09%) SQL Server
7 8 (5.88%) DB2
8 7 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (5.15%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (3.68%) Siebel EIM
10 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.47%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (16.18%) Maven
2 18 (13.24%) Eclipse
3 9 (6.62%) JUnit
4 7 (5.15%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.47%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.74%) Subversion
6 1 (0.74%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.74%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 5 (3.68%) Games
2 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.21%) Publishing
3 2 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (0.74%) Finance
4 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (36.03%) Developer
2 21 (15.44%) Senior Developer
3 16 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.29%) Team Leader
4 14 (10.29%) Junior
4 14 (10.29%) ETL Developer
4 14 (10.29%) Network Team Leader
5 13 (9.56%) Administrator
6 12 (8.82%) Server Support
6 12 (8.82%) Desktop Support
7 11 (8.09%) DBA
8 10 (7.35%) Junior DBA
8 10 (7.35%) Siebel Developer
9 9 (6.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (6.62%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (5.88%) Network Specialist
10 8 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (5.88%) VoIP Specialist
11 7 (5.15%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.24%) Spring
2 17 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 16 (11.76%) GWT
3 16 (11.76%) J2EE
4 15 (11.03%) EJB
4 15 (11.03%) JSP
4 15 (11.03%) Struts
5 14 (10.29%) JSF
5 14 (10.29%) Java EE
5 14 (10.29%) JSON
5 14 (10.29%) J2ME
5 14 (10.29%) J2SE
5 14 (10.29%) JavaBeans
5 14 (10.29%) jQuery
5 14 (10.29%) Grails
6 7 (5.15%) Web Services
7 6 (4.41%) JMS
8 3 (2.21%) Middleware
9 1 (0.74%) LAMP
9 1 (0.74%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.24%) Data Integration
3 17 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (12.50%) Clustering
4 12 (8.82%) Semantic Web
5 10 (7.35%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.41%) User Experience
7 3 (2.21%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.47%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.74%) FMCG
9 1 (0.74%) NHS
9 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 110 (80.88%) Linux
2 48 (35.29%) Windows
3 15 (11.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (10.29%) Apple iOS
5 11 (8.09%) Solaris
6 10 (7.35%) AIX
7 8 (5.88%) CentOS
8 6 (4.41%) Mac OS
8 6 (4.41%) NetWare
9 5 (3.68%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.94%) Debian
11 3 (2.21%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.21%) HPUX
12 2 (1.47%) SUSE
13 1 (0.74%) zOS
13 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.74%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.53%) ITIL
2 26 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.38%) ETL
4 24 (17.65%) SDLC
5 22 (16.18%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (11.76%) High Availability
6 16 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 16 (11.76%) Load Balancing
7 15 (11.03%) Data Architecture
7 15 (11.03%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (11.03%) DevOps
8 14 (10.29%) ETL Development
8 14 (10.29%) Web Design
8 14 (10.29%) MVC
8 14 (10.29%) UML
9 13 (9.56%) Migration
10 11 (8.09%) Project Management
11 10 (7.35%) Service Management
11 10 (7.35%) TDD
12 9 (6.62%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.74%) SQL
2 33 (24.26%) Java
3 16 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.29%) Objective-C
4 14 (10.29%) Scala
5 10 (7.35%) PHP
5 10 (7.35%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.15%) C++
8 5 (3.68%) Python
8 5 (3.68%) C
9 4 (2.94%) Ruby
9 4 (2.94%) Korn
10 3 (2.21%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.47%) Perl
11 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.74%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (16.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (16.91%) MCITP
2 23 (16.91%) Degree
3 18 (13.24%) CCNA
4 17 (12.50%) CCNP
5 16 (11.76%) CCDP
6 10 (7.35%) DV Cleared
6 10 (7.35%) Security Cleared
7 7 (5.15%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.68%) Siebel Certification
9 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) SLA
1 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (19.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.74%) Squid
3 1 (0.74%) qmail
Systems Management
1 7 (5.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (3.68%) Puppet
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.21%) Nessus
4 3 (2.21%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.47%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.47%) Nmap
6 1 (0.74%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (28.68%) Oracle
2 29 (21.32%) VMware
3 23 (16.91%) Google
4 22 (16.18%) Informatica
5 18 (13.24%) Red Hat
6 14 (10.29%) Microsoft
7 13 (9.56%) Cisco
8 11 (8.09%) Siebel
9 6 (4.41%) IBM
10 5 (3.68%) Sun
11 3 (2.21%) HP
12 2 (1.47%) Dell
12 2 (1.47%) SAP
12 2 (1.47%) NetApp
12 2 (1.47%) CommVault
12 2 (1.47%) Sophos
13 1 (0.74%) Symantec
13 1 (0.74%) Sybase
13 1 (0.74%) EMC
13 1 (0.74%) Coverity
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Circa £50k +Substantial Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: £36,000
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
OxFORD Asset Management
Salary: Highly competitive salary + discretionary annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago