The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank - 22 13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch - 4.84% 28.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 17.65% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 18
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
UNIX
Worcestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 10.71% 27.42% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 26
Average salary £25,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

UNIX
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Redditch

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) PVCS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) GlassFish
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) GlassFish
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Informix
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) PVCS
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Toad
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) JSF
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel