The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 43 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 11 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.15% 1.40% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.07% 6.94% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 3
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Unix
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
73 72 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.92% 20.17% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 30
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,375 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unix across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Unix
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix across the Peterborough region.

Unix Salary Trend in Peterborough

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 22 (73.33%) C
2 22 (73.33%) C++
2 22 (73.33%) STL
2 22 (73.33%) Multithreading
3 6 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) VPN
4 3 (10.00%) DNS
4 3 (10.00%) JBoss
4 3 (10.00%) Splunk
4 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Big Data
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) HPUX
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Debian
6 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.33%) CentOS

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (10.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 22 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) C Developer
1 22 (73.33%) C/C++ Developer
1 22 (73.33%) C++ Developer
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Data Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Java Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Splunk Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) STL
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) HPUX
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Debian
3 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Multithreading
2 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C
1 22 (73.33%) C++
2 3 (10.00%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Splunk
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago