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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 59 97 52
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -45
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 56 25 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.98% 1.42% 4.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.37% 5.75% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 74
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,456 £29,500 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
419 435 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.80% 24.67% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 325 342 519
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 March 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 March 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
(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 +25 31 £47,500 +35.71% 6
Abingdon +3 5 £40,000 +18.51%
Wallingford -6 3 £32,000 +23.07%
Banbury - 1 £40,000 -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 48 (51.61%) Linux
2 46 (49.46%) Windows
3 33 (35.48%) Java
4 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 27 (29.03%) Relational Database
6 24 (25.81%) Python
7 23 (24.73%) MySQL
8 22 (23.66%) SQL
9 20 (21.51%) Spring
9 20 (21.51%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (19.35%) Struts
10 18 (19.35%) J2EE
10 18 (19.35%) EJB
10 18 (19.35%) JSP
10 18 (19.35%) JBoss
10 18 (19.35%) Eclipse
11 17 (18.28%) VMware
12 16 (17.20%) Google
12 16 (17.20%) Oracle
13 15 (16.13%) Apache
13 15 (16.13%) DevOps
14 14 (15.05%) Node.js
14 14 (15.05%) OO
14 14 (15.05%) PHP
14 14 (15.05%) Load Balancing
14 14 (15.05%) jQuery
15 13 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (13.98%) Software Engineering
15 13 (13.98%) LAMP
15 13 (13.98%) Hibernate

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 18 (19.35%) JBoss
2 15 (16.13%) Apache
3 14 (15.05%) Node.js
4 9 (9.68%) Lync
4 9 (9.68%) Drupal
5 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
6 4 (4.30%) nginx
6 4 (4.30%) Confluence
7 3 (3.23%) WordPress
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.08%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon S3
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (8.60%) GitHub
1 8 (8.60%) AWS OpsWorks
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) SaaS
3 2 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) Firewall
2 10 (10.75%) OSPF
2 10 (10.75%) BGP
3 9 (9.68%) VoIP
3 9 (9.68%) WAN
3 9 (9.68%) HSRP
4 7 (7.53%) SMTP
4 7 (7.53%) SAN
5 6 (6.45%) Network Security
6 5 (5.38%) Internet
7 4 (4.30%) LAN
8 2 (2.15%) DMZ
8 2 (2.15%) DHCP
8 2 (2.15%) FTP
8 2 (2.15%) HTTP
8 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.15%) DNS
9 1 (1.08%) LDAP
9 1 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.08%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 23 (24.73%) MySQL
3 7 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle OWB
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.30%) Redis
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.15%) Siebel EIM
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (19.35%) Eclipse
2 11 (11.83%) Maven
3 7 (7.53%) Subversion
3 7 (7.53%) JUnit
4 4 (4.30%) JIRA
5 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.08%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (2.15%) Electronics
2 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Legal
2 1 (1.08%) Publishing
2 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (51.61%) Developer
2 20 (21.51%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.83%) Senior Developer
3 11 (11.83%) Junior
3 11 (11.83%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (9.68%) PHP Developer
4 9 (9.68%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 8 (8.60%) Network Team Leader
5 8 (8.60%) Consultant
5 8 (8.60%) Team Leader
5 8 (8.60%) Junior Developer
5 8 (8.60%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (7.53%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 6 (6.45%) Network Specialist
7 6 (6.45%) VoIP Specialist
8 5 (5.38%) Voice Specialist
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.30%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.51%) Spring
2 18 (19.35%) J2EE
2 18 (19.35%) EJB
2 18 (19.35%) JSP
2 18 (19.35%) Struts
3 14 (15.05%) jQuery
4 13 (13.98%) LAMP
4 13 (13.98%) Hibernate
5 11 (11.83%) J2ME
5 11 (11.83%) J2SE
5 11 (11.83%) CSS
5 11 (11.83%) JSF
5 11 (11.83%) Java EE
5 11 (11.83%) JSON
5 11 (11.83%) Grails
5 11 (11.83%) GWT
5 11 (11.83%) JavaBeans
5 11 (11.83%) AngularJS
6 8 (8.60%) Padrino
6 8 (8.60%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (9.68%) Clustering
3 7 (7.53%) Semantic Web
4 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.38%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.23%) Open Source
6 2 (2.15%) Social Media
6 2 (2.15%) Robotics
6 2 (2.15%) Physics
6 2 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.15%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.08%) Informatics
7 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (51.61%) Linux
2 46 (49.46%) Windows
3 13 (13.98%) Apple iOS
4 8 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.23%) Solaris
8 2 (2.15%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.15%) AIX
8 2 (2.15%) NetWare
8 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.15%) Android
9 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.08%) zOS
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.13%) DevOps
2 14 (15.05%) OO
2 14 (15.05%) Load Balancing
3 13 (13.98%) Software Engineering
4 12 (12.90%) Project Management
4 12 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (11.83%) MVC
5 11 (11.83%) UML
5 11 (11.83%) Web Design
6 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (10.75%) Business Continuity
6 10 (10.75%) E-Commerce
7 9 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (9.68%) High Availability
8 8 (8.60%) BDD
8 8 (8.60%) TDD
9 7 (7.53%) Content Management
9 7 (7.53%) RDF
9 7 (7.53%) OOD
9 7 (7.53%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.48%) Java
2 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 24 (25.81%) Python
4 22 (23.66%) SQL
5 14 (15.05%) PHP
6 13 (13.98%) Perl
7 12 (12.90%) Ruby
8 11 (11.83%) Objective-C
8 11 (11.83%) C++
8 11 (11.83%) Scala
9 8 (8.60%) C#
10 7 (7.53%) Groovy
10 7 (7.53%) SPARQL
11 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
12 5 (5.38%) Bash Shell
13 4 (4.30%) Jython
13 4 (4.30%) Tcl
14 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
14 3 (3.23%) C
15 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Degree
2 11 (11.83%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.68%) CCNP
3 9 (9.68%) CCDP
4 5 (5.38%) CCNA
5 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.15%) Siebel Certification
6 2 (2.15%) MCSE
7 1 (1.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.45%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.23%) vSphere
5 2 (2.15%) KVM
5 2 (2.15%) XenApp
5 2 (2.15%) XenServer
5 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (5.38%) Legato
3 5 (5.38%) Nagios
3 5 (5.38%) Icinga
4 4 (4.30%) Cacti
4 4 (4.30%) Puppet
4 4 (4.30%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.08%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.08%) Nessus
5 1 (1.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) VMware
2 16 (17.20%) Google
2 16 (17.20%) Oracle
3 13 (13.98%) Cisco
4 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.38%) Juniper
5 5 (5.38%) CommVault
5 5 (5.38%) Veeam
5 5 (5.38%) SolarWinds
6 4 (4.30%) New Relic
6 4 (4.30%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.23%) Citrix
8 2 (2.15%) Brocade
8 2 (2.15%) HP
8 2 (2.15%) Informatica
8 2 (2.15%) Siebel
8 2 (2.15%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.08%) Coverity
9 1 (1.08%) Sun
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