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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 90 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 22 86 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.47% 4.76% 4.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.41% 16.76% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 22 68 82
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
343 513 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.90% 28.37% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 301 443 451
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -36 10 £31,250 -30.55% 1
Banbury +3 1 £25,000 -58.33%
Wallingford - 1 £30,000 -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 28 (49.12%) Linux
2 26 (45.61%) Windows
3 16 (28.07%) Perl
4 14 (24.56%) Python
4 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
5 13 (22.81%) Ruby
6 12 (21.05%) C++
7 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
7 11 (19.30%) Cisco
7 11 (19.30%) Degree
8 9 (15.79%) Citrix
8 9 (15.79%) jQuery
8 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (14.04%) DNS
9 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
9 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
9 8 (14.04%) Java
9 8 (14.04%) OOP
9 8 (14.04%) OO
9 8 (14.04%) CSS
9 8 (14.04%) Apple
9 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (14.04%) Shell Script
9 8 (14.04%) Publishing
10 7 (12.28%) CCNA
10 7 (12.28%) Nagios
10 7 (12.28%) OSPF
10 7 (12.28%) BGP
10 7 (12.28%) SQL
10 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (10.53%) Apache
2 5 (8.77%) CMS
2 5 (8.77%) nginx
3 3 (5.26%) Drupal
3 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.51%) IIS
4 2 (3.51%) WordPress
4 2 (3.51%) Node.js
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (3.51%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.02%) GitHub
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
1 8 (14.04%) DNS
2 7 (12.28%) OSPF
2 7 (12.28%) BGP
3 6 (10.53%) DHCP
3 6 (10.53%) SNMP
4 5 (8.77%) RIP
4 5 (8.77%) Broadband
4 5 (8.77%) DSL
4 5 (8.77%) ICMP
4 5 (8.77%) SSH
4 5 (8.77%) LLU
4 5 (8.77%) Internet
5 3 (5.26%) WAN
6 2 (3.51%) VoIP
6 2 (3.51%) SAN
7 1 (1.75%) VPN
7 1 (1.75%) Firewall
7 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.75%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (14.04%) Publishing
2 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Network Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Software Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (14.04%) Administrator
5 6 (10.53%) Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.77%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Chief Technology Officer
8 3 (5.26%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Junior
8 3 (5.26%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Junior Project Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) jQuery
2 8 (14.04%) CSS
3 5 (8.77%) LAMP
4 4 (7.02%) .NET
4 4 (7.02%) Web Services
4 4 (7.02%) XML
5 3 (5.26%) XSLT
5 3 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (5.26%) HTML
6 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.51%) JSF
6 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.51%) MCollective
6 2 (3.51%) J2EE
6 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.51%) JSP
6 2 (3.51%) Struts
7 1 (1.75%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.75%) HTML5
7 1 (1.75%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Open Source
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (49.12%) Linux
2 26 (45.61%) Windows
3 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.53%) Ubuntu
5 6 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.77%) Mac OS X
7 4 (7.02%) Debian
8 2 (3.51%) Fedora
8 2 (3.51%) Solaris
8 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.04%) OOP
1 8 (14.04%) OO
2 7 (12.28%) TDD
3 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.77%) Content Management
4 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
4 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.77%) Web Development
5 4 (7.02%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (5.26%) BDD
6 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.26%) MVC
6 3 (5.26%) Network Design
6 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (3.51%) UML
7 2 (3.51%) Workflow
7 2 (3.51%) Web Design
7 2 (3.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) Perl
2 14 (24.56%) Python
3 13 (22.81%) Ruby
4 12 (21.05%) C++
5 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.04%) Shell Script
6 8 (14.04%) Java
7 7 (12.28%) SQL
7 7 (12.28%) Bash Shell
8 5 (8.77%) C#
9 3 (5.26%) C
10 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) CCNA
2 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) RHCE
4 1 (1.75%) SCSA
4 1 (1.75%) CISSP
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Nagios
1 7 (12.28%) Cacti
2 5 (8.77%) SmokePing
3 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.51%) Puppet
4 1 (1.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) Cisco
3 9 (15.79%) Citrix
4 8 (14.04%) Apple
5 6 (10.53%) Google
5 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.77%) Huawei
6 5 (8.77%) Brocade
6 5 (8.77%) Juniper
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle
7 4 (7.02%) HP
8 2 (3.51%) IBM
8 2 (3.51%) Sun
8 2 (3.51%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.51%) VMware
8 2 (3.51%) Ektron
9 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.75%) Tandberg
9 1 (1.75%) Coverity
9 1 (1.75%) Veritas
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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