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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 88 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 25 67 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.64% 4.03% 4.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.53% 14.08% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 54 71
Average salary £37,500 £46,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.47% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,575 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -1.23%
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
332 476 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.83% 28.66% 28.59%
Number of salaries quoted 290 413 431
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -31 15 £32,500 -29.34% 3
Banbury 0 1 £25,000 -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 31 (50.00%) Linux
2 25 (40.32%) Windows
3 20 (32.26%) Perl
4 17 (27.42%) C++
5 15 (24.19%) Python
5 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
6 14 (22.58%) Ruby
7 13 (20.97%) Degree
8 11 (17.74%) Java
8 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
8 11 (17.74%) SQL
9 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
10 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (14.52%) Cisco
10 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
11 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (12.90%) Publishing
11 8 (12.90%) SNMP
11 8 (12.90%) DNS
11 8 (12.90%) MySQL
11 8 (12.90%) OOP
11 8 (12.90%) OO
12 7 (11.29%) Apache
12 7 (11.29%) Oracle
12 7 (11.29%) Citrix
12 7 (11.29%) Debian
12 7 (11.29%) Project Management
12 7 (11.29%) Nagios
12 7 (11.29%) OSPF
12 7 (11.29%) BGP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (11.29%) Apache
2 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.06%) CMS
3 5 (8.06%) nginx
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (6.45%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.45%) IIS
5 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.84%) Drupal
5 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.45%) GitHub
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) SNMP
1 8 (12.90%) DNS
2 7 (11.29%) OSPF
2 7 (11.29%) BGP
3 6 (9.68%) Internet
3 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.68%) DHCP
4 5 (8.06%) WAN
4 5 (8.06%) RIP
4 5 (8.06%) Broadband
4 5 (8.06%) DSL
4 5 (8.06%) ICMP
4 5 (8.06%) SSH
4 5 (8.06%) LLU
5 3 (4.84%) LAN
5 3 (4.84%) VPN
5 3 (4.84%) Firewall
5 3 (4.84%) Network Security
6 2 (3.23%) SAN
6 2 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) MySQL
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) ClearCase
3 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (12.90%) Publishing
2 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Automotive
3 2 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) Network Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Software Developer
3 11 (17.74%) Administrator
3 11 (17.74%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (11.29%) Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Junior Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Junior
5 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.06%) Junior Project Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.06%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Junior Software Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Chief Technology Officer
8 3 (4.84%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) jQuery
2 6 (9.68%) XML
2 6 (9.68%) CSS
3 5 (8.06%) .NET
3 5 (8.06%) LAMP
4 4 (6.45%) JSF
4 4 (6.45%) MCollective
4 4 (6.45%) J2EE
4 4 (6.45%) JSP
4 4 (6.45%) Struts
4 4 (6.45%) Web Services
5 3 (4.84%) XSLT
5 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.84%) HTML
5 3 (4.84%) XML Schema
5 3 (4.84%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.61%) Replication
2 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.61%) Open Source
2 1 (1.61%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) Linux
2 25 (40.32%) Windows
3 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (11.29%) Debian
6 6 (9.68%) Ubuntu
6 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (9.68%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.23%) Fedora
8 2 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.90%) OOP
1 8 (12.90%) OO
2 7 (11.29%) Project Management
2 7 (11.29%) Web Development
2 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (11.29%) TDD
3 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
3 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
3 5 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.06%) Content Management
4 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
4 4 (6.45%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (6.45%) Workflow
4 4 (6.45%) UML
5 3 (4.84%) MVC
5 3 (4.84%) BDD
5 3 (4.84%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (4.84%) Performance Testing
5 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) Perl
2 17 (27.42%) C++
3 15 (24.19%) Python
4 14 (22.58%) Ruby
5 11 (17.74%) Java
5 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
5 11 (17.74%) SQL
6 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
7 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
8 5 (8.06%) C
8 5 (8.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.06%) CCNA
3 3 (4.84%) CISSP
4 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.61%) RHCE
5 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) SCSA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) Nagios
1 7 (11.29%) Cacti
2 5 (8.06%) SmokePing
3 4 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (6.45%) Puppet
4 1 (1.61%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Cisco
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle
3 7 (11.29%) Citrix
4 6 (9.68%) HP
4 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.68%) Apple
5 5 (8.06%) Juniper
5 5 (8.06%) Huawei
5 5 (8.06%) Brocade
6 4 (6.45%) Google
6 4 (6.45%) TIBCO
6 4 (6.45%) VMware
6 4 (6.45%) IBM
7 2 (3.23%) Ektron
7 2 (3.23%) Sun
8 1 (1.61%) JBoss
8 1 (1.61%) Veritas
8 1 (1.61%) Tandberg
8 1 (1.61%) Coverity
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bodleian Libraries
Salary: From £30,434 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago