The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 43 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 27 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.46% 6.73% 6.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.15% 19.76% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 38
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £67,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UNIX
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
141 167 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 23.31% 34.08% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 123 157 124
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

UNIX
Salary Trend in Slough

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Slough

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Slough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 47 (78.33%) Linux
2 30 (50.00%) Windows
3 19 (31.67%) Firewall
4 16 (26.67%) SQL
5 15 (25.00%) Oracle
6 14 (23.33%) TCP/IP
7 13 (21.67%) Finance
8 12 (20.00%) Web Services
8 12 (20.00%) ITIL
8 12 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 11 (18.33%) Degree
9 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (18.33%) F5
9 11 (18.33%) Solaris
9 11 (18.33%) PL/SQL
9 11 (18.33%) Cisco
10 10 (16.67%) XML
10 10 (16.67%) CRM
10 10 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
10 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database
10 10 (16.67%) Banking
10 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
11 9 (15.00%) Project Management
11 9 (15.00%) SOAP
11 9 (15.00%) HTML
11 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
11 9 (15.00%) Juniper
12 8 (13.33%) Perl

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.67%) JBoss
1 1 (1.67%) Apache
1 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.67%) Drupal
1 1 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Project
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
1 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.67%) Firewall
2 14 (23.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (13.33%) Internet
3 8 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (6.67%) LDAP
5 3 (5.00%) LAN
5 3 (5.00%) WAN
5 3 (5.00%) VPN
5 3 (5.00%) HTTP
6 2 (3.33%) IMAP
6 2 (3.33%) VLAN
6 2 (3.33%) SGSN
6 2 (3.33%) Wireless
6 2 (3.33%) POP3
6 2 (3.33%) SMTP
6 2 (3.33%) CDMA
6 2 (3.33%) GPRS
6 2 (3.33%) GSM
7 1 (1.67%) WPA
7 1 (1.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.67%) MySQL
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.67%) DB2
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.67%) Maven
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Banking
3 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Applications Support
2 14 (23.33%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Security Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) .NET Team Leader
3 8 (13.33%) Oracle Team Leader
3 8 (13.33%) Support Team Leader
3 8 (13.33%) UNIX Team Leader
3 8 (13.33%) Application Support Team Leader
3 8 (13.33%) Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 7 (11.67%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Security Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) Web Services
2 10 (16.67%) XML
3 9 (15.00%) HTML
3 9 (15.00%) SOAP
4 8 (13.33%) .NET
5 6 (10.00%) CSS
6 3 (5.00%) XHTML
6 3 (5.00%) Ajax
7 2 (3.33%) MAPI
8 1 (1.67%) JDBC
8 1 (1.67%) RESTful
8 1 (1.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.33%) CMDB
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) e-Health
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.67%) AS400
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 47 (78.33%) Linux
2 30 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (18.33%) Solaris
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.67%) AIX
5 4 (6.67%) Windows 2000
6 3 (5.00%) HPUX
7 2 (3.33%) SUSE
7 2 (3.33%) Debian
7 2 (3.33%) CentOS
7 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.67%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) ITIL
1 12 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.67%) CRM
4 9 (15.00%) Project Management
5 7 (11.67%) ERP
5 7 (11.67%) Time Management
5 7 (11.67%) SIEM
6 6 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (10.00%) Information Security
7 5 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (8.33%) Data Security
7 5 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.67%) Identity Management
8 4 (6.67%) Product Management
8 4 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.00%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) SQL
2 11 (18.33%) PL/SQL
3 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 8 (13.33%) Python
4 8 (13.33%) Perl
5 7 (11.67%) PHP
6 6 (10.00%) C
6 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.33%) Java
7 5 (8.33%) Embedded C
7 5 (8.33%) Ruby
8 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) CISSP
3 3 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.33%) AAT
4 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.33%) ACCA
4 2 (3.33%) CIMA
5 1 (1.67%) GIAC
5 1 (1.67%) GCIA
5 1 (1.67%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 7 (11.67%) PCI DSS
2 6 (10.00%) SLA
2 6 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Firmware
2 2 (3.33%) vSphere
2 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.67%) Snort
3 1 (1.67%) Squid
3 1 (1.67%) Cronacle
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) qmail
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Nessus
2 3 (5.00%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (5.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.67%) Puppet
4 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 11 (18.33%) Cisco
2 11 (18.33%) F5
3 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (15.00%) Juniper
4 8 (13.33%) Blue Coat
5 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.00%) HP
6 5 (8.33%) CA
6 5 (8.33%) Sourcefire
6 5 (8.33%) Remedy
6 5 (8.33%) McAfee
6 5 (8.33%) LogLogic
6 5 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.33%) Crossbeam
7 4 (6.67%) VMware
7 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.00%) BMC
8 3 (5.00%) EMC
8 3 (5.00%) FrontRange
Slough, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago