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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 47 88 72
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -16
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 65 34 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.42% 2.11% 2.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.19% 9.09% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 53 32 34
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -29.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.98% -
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
428 374 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.10% 23.24% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 366 327 370
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,450 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +5 38 £40,000 +17.64% 4
Kidlington - 7 £56,500 -
Banbury - 6 £30,000 -
Abingdon +15 5 £33,000 +10.00% 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 96 (74.42%) Linux
2 55 (42.64%) Windows
3 40 (31.01%) Java
4 35 (27.13%) Relational Database
5 34 (26.36%) Oracle
6 33 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (25.58%) SDLC
7 30 (23.26%) Firewall
7 30 (23.26%) Google
8 28 (21.71%) SQL
9 27 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (20.93%) VMware
10 26 (20.16%) Spring
10 26 (20.16%) JavaScript
11 25 (19.38%) J2EE
11 25 (19.38%) JBoss
11 25 (19.38%) Eclipse
11 25 (19.38%) Maven
11 25 (19.38%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (18.60%) EJB
12 24 (18.60%) JSP
12 24 (18.60%) Struts
13 23 (17.83%) Apache
13 23 (17.83%) Active Directory
13 23 (17.83%) Hibernate
13 23 (17.83%) Degree
14 22 (17.05%) ETL
14 22 (17.05%) DevOps
15 21 (16.28%) Apple iOS
15 21 (16.28%) Node.js

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (19.38%) JBoss
2 23 (17.83%) Apache
3 21 (16.28%) Node.js
4 17 (13.18%) Lync
5 8 (6.20%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (4.65%) MS Exchange
7 4 (3.10%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.55%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.78%) Drupal
9 1 (0.78%) nginx
9 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.78%) GitHub
5 1 (0.78%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.26%) Firewall
2 17 (13.18%) HSRP
3 16 (12.40%) VoIP
4 9 (6.98%) DMZ
5 6 (4.65%) LAN
5 6 (4.65%) WAN
5 6 (4.65%) OSPF
5 6 (4.65%) BGP
6 5 (3.88%) Network Security
6 5 (3.88%) DHCP
6 5 (3.88%) Internet
6 5 (3.88%) DNS
7 4 (3.10%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.33%) FTP
8 3 (2.33%) HTTP
8 3 (2.33%) SMTP
9 2 (1.55%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.78%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (27.13%) Relational Database
2 17 (13.18%) Oracle Database
3 13 (10.08%) MySQL
4 11 (8.53%) Oracle OWB
4 11 (8.53%) Big Data
5 8 (6.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (6.20%) SQL Server
6 7 (5.43%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.65%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (3.88%) Siebel EIM
9 3 (2.33%) DB2
9 3 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.55%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (19.38%) Eclipse
1 25 (19.38%) Maven
2 7 (5.43%) JUnit
3 4 (3.10%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.33%) Subversion
5 2 (1.55%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.78%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
1 4 (3.10%) Games
2 3 (2.33%) Publishing
3 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (43.41%) Developer
2 26 (20.16%) Java Developer
3 23 (17.83%) Senior Developer
4 15 (11.63%) Team Leader
4 15 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 15 (11.63%) Network Team Leader
5 12 (9.30%) Server Support
5 12 (9.30%) Desktop Support
6 11 (8.53%) ETL Developer
7 10 (7.75%) Siebel Developer
8 9 (6.98%) Support Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) Network Specialist
9 8 (6.20%) VoIP Specialist
10 7 (5.43%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Network Manager
10 7 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Voice Specialist
11 6 (4.65%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (4.65%) Administrator
11 6 (4.65%) Cisco Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.16%) Spring
2 25 (19.38%) J2EE
3 24 (18.60%) EJB
3 24 (18.60%) JSP
3 24 (18.60%) Struts
4 23 (17.83%) Hibernate
5 21 (16.28%) Grails
5 21 (16.28%) GWT
5 21 (16.28%) jQuery
5 21 (16.28%) JSF
5 21 (16.28%) Java EE
5 21 (16.28%) JSON
5 21 (16.28%) J2ME
5 21 (16.28%) J2SE
5 21 (16.28%) JavaBeans
6 6 (4.65%) Web Services
7 5 (3.88%) JMS
8 3 (2.33%) JSTL
8 3 (2.33%) XML
8 3 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.38%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (13.95%) Clustering
3 17 (13.18%) Computer Science
4 15 (11.63%) Data Integration
5 14 (10.85%) Semantic Web
6 10 (7.75%) Data Centre
7 6 (4.65%) User Experience
8 2 (1.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 96 (74.42%) Linux
2 55 (42.64%) Windows
3 21 (16.28%) Apple iOS
4 15 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (8.53%) Solaris
6 10 (7.75%) AIX
7 7 (5.43%) CentOS
8 6 (4.65%) Mac OS
8 6 (4.65%) NetWare
9 3 (2.33%) HPUX
9 3 (2.33%) Debian
10 2 (1.55%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.55%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.55%) SUSE
11 1 (0.78%) zOS
11 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.58%) SDLC
2 22 (17.05%) DevOps
2 22 (17.05%) ETL
3 21 (16.28%) UML
3 21 (16.28%) MVC
3 21 (16.28%) Web Design
4 19 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.73%) ITIL
5 17 (13.18%) Business Continuity
5 17 (13.18%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (13.18%) Load Balancing
5 17 (13.18%) High Availability
6 13 (10.08%) Data Architecture
6 13 (10.08%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (10.08%) Migration
7 11 (8.53%) Project Management
7 11 (8.53%) ETL Development
8 9 (6.98%) Release Management
8 9 (6.98%) Service Management
8 9 (6.98%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (31.01%) Java
2 28 (21.71%) SQL
3 26 (20.16%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.28%) Objective-C
4 21 (16.28%) Scala
5 10 (7.75%) C++
6 7 (5.43%) Python
6 7 (5.43%) PHP
6 7 (5.43%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.65%) C
8 5 (3.88%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.88%) Ruby
9 4 (3.10%) Korn
9 4 (3.10%) C#
10 3 (2.33%) SPARQL
11 2 (1.55%) Tcl
11 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.55%) Jython
12 1 (0.78%) Groovy
12 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (17.83%) Degree
3 20 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (15.50%) MCITP
4 19 (14.73%) CCNA
5 18 (13.95%) CCNP
6 17 (13.18%) CCDP
7 5 (3.88%) Siebel Certification
7 5 (3.88%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 27 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (17.83%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.78%) Squid
3 1 (0.78%) qmail
3 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) Puppet
2 4 (3.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.10%) Nessus
3 2 (1.55%) Nmap
4 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (26.36%) Oracle
2 30 (23.26%) Google
3 27 (20.93%) VMware
4 17 (13.18%) Informatica
4 17 (13.18%) Red Hat
5 14 (10.85%) Cisco
6 11 (8.53%) Siebel
7 10 (7.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.33%) IBM
8 3 (2.33%) HP
9 2 (1.55%) Dell
9 2 (1.55%) Sophos
9 2 (1.55%) Coverity
9 2 (1.55%) Sun
9 2 (1.55%) SAP
10 1 (0.78%) Sybase
10 1 (0.78%) EMC
10 1 (0.78%) Symantec
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