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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 45 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.30% 0.32% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 2.00% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
59 50 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.72% 16.23% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 42 41 93
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Xen
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium
6 1 (14.29%) WCF
6 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
6 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 1 (14.29%) TestNG
6 1 (14.29%) NAS
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Google Apps
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (14.29%) TDD

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) TestNG
1 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
1 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
1 1 (14.29%) BDD
1 1 (14.29%) TDD
1 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
1 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
1 1 (14.29%) MVC
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
1 1 (14.29%) OO
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Xen
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Google