The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 83 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 35 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.16% 2.59% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.41% 10.87% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 21
Average salary £35,000 £48,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +53.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £52,250 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
372 423 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 23.01% 23.79% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 326 367 291
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
South East

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 July 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 July 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 +14 32 £34,000 -25.27% 4
Banbury -8 1 £57,500 +4.54%
Abingdon - 1 £30,000 - 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 25 (48.08%) Linux
2 18 (34.62%) Windows
3 17 (32.69%) C++
4 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (25.00%) Degree
5 12 (23.08%) Ruby
5 12 (23.08%) Perl
6 11 (21.15%) Java
6 11 (21.15%) SQL
7 10 (19.23%) MySQL
7 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 9 (17.31%) Python
8 9 (17.31%) SNMP
8 9 (17.31%) OO
8 9 (17.31%) Project Management
9 8 (15.38%) Nagios
9 8 (15.38%) OOP
9 8 (15.38%) Oracle
9 8 (15.38%) DNS
9 8 (15.38%) Cacti
10 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database
10 7 (13.46%) Web Development
10 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (13.46%) .NET
10 7 (13.46%) PL/SQL
10 7 (13.46%) XML
10 7 (13.46%) OSPF
10 7 (13.46%) BGP
10 7 (13.46%) Publishing
11 6 (11.54%) VMware

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.62%) IIS
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (7.69%) CMS
3 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (7.69%) Drupal
4 3 (5.77%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Office
2 4 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.69%) GitHub
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) SNMP
2 8 (15.38%) DNS
3 7 (13.46%) OSPF
3 7 (13.46%) BGP
4 6 (11.54%) WAN
4 6 (11.54%) DHCP
4 6 (11.54%) Internet
5 5 (9.62%) LLU
5 5 (9.62%) RIP
5 5 (9.62%) Broadband
5 5 (9.62%) SSH
5 5 (9.62%) DSL
5 5 (9.62%) ICMP
6 4 (7.69%) Firewall
6 4 (7.69%) LAN
6 4 (7.69%) VPN
6 4 (7.69%) Network Security
7 2 (3.85%) SAN
8 1 (1.92%) NAS
8 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) MySQL
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database
2 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.69%) ClearCase
2 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (13.46%) Publishing
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Network Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Administrator
4 6 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) Junior Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Junior Project Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Junior
6 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Chief Technology Officer
7 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
1 7 (13.46%) XML
2 6 (11.54%) CSS
2 6 (11.54%) HTML
2 6 (11.54%) jQuery
3 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.62%) Web Services
4 4 (7.69%) JSF
4 4 (7.69%) JSP
4 4 (7.69%) Struts
4 4 (7.69%) J2EE
4 4 (7.69%) XML Schema
4 4 (7.69%) MCollective
5 3 (5.77%) LAMP
6 2 (3.85%) XSLT
6 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.85%) Open Source
1 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) Semantic Web
2 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.92%) Video on Demand
2 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Linux
2 18 (34.62%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.62%) Debian
4 4 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Solaris
6 1 (1.92%) CentOS
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Android
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) OO
1 9 (17.31%) Project Management
2 8 (15.38%) OOP
3 7 (13.46%) Web Development
4 6 (11.54%) TDD
5 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.69%) Workflow
6 4 (7.69%) Content Management
6 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) UML
6 4 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.77%) Network Design
7 3 (5.77%) MVC
8 2 (3.85%) Web Design
8 2 (3.85%) SOA
8 2 (3.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) C++
2 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.08%) Ruby
3 12 (23.08%) Perl
4 11 (21.15%) Java
4 11 (21.15%) SQL
5 9 (17.31%) Python
6 7 (13.46%) PL/SQL
7 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.62%) C#
8 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.77%) PHP
10 2 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) CISSP
3 2 (3.85%) MCSE
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) RHCE
4 1 (1.92%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.92%) KVM
4 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Nagios
1 8 (15.38%) Cacti
2 5 (9.62%) Puppet
2 5 (9.62%) SmokePing
3 4 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle
3 6 (11.54%) VMware
3 6 (11.54%) Cisco
3 6 (11.54%) HP
4 5 (9.62%) Huawei
4 5 (9.62%) Brocade
4 5 (9.62%) Juniper
5 4 (7.69%) TIBCO
5 4 (7.69%) IBM
5 4 (7.69%) Google
6 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.85%) Sun
6 2 (3.85%) Ektron
7 1 (1.92%) Tandberg
7 1 (1.92%) Percona
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix
7 1 (1.92%) Veritas
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) JBoss
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Health care + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago