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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 23 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unix 20 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.84% 0.60% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.85% 3.39% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
67 59 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 26.27% 17.77% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 44 38
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,455 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £62,500
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 27 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (79.31%) TCP/IP
2 23 (79.31%) C
2 23 (79.31%) C++
2 23 (79.31%) STL
2 23 (79.31%) Multithreading
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Splunk
3 3 (10.34%) Big Data
3 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) HP Storage
4 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) HPUX
4 2 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) SLA
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) SQL

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 23 (79.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) C Developer
1 23 (79.31%) C/C++ Developer
1 23 (79.31%) C++ Developer
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Data Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Splunk Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) HPUX
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Multithreading
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) C
1 23 (79.31%) C++
2 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
1 3 (10.34%) Splunk
1 3 (10.34%) VMware
2 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
2 2 (6.90%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
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Posted: 18 hours ago