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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 25 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 45 42 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.98% 6.82% 9.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 25.00% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 39 40 52
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% -12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
180 168 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 35.93% 27.27% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 151 158 158
Average salary £42,750 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 30 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Slough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 50 (64.10%) Linux
2 42 (53.85%) Windows
3 33 (42.31%) ITIL
4 25 (32.05%) Oracle
4 25 (32.05%) DNS
5 23 (29.49%) Java
6 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (21.79%) XML
7 17 (21.79%) Finance
8 16 (20.51%) Solaris
8 16 (20.51%) TCP/IP
8 16 (20.51%) Cisco
9 15 (19.23%) Red Hat
9 15 (19.23%) Perl
9 15 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (17.95%) Degree
10 14 (17.95%) Wireshark
10 14 (17.95%) HTML
10 14 (17.95%) HTTP
11 13 (16.67%) SQL
11 13 (16.67%) Data Security
11 13 (16.67%) Telecoms
11 13 (16.67%) Network Security
12 12 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (15.38%) Mobile App
12 12 (15.38%) IVR
12 12 (15.38%) Software Testing
12 12 (15.38%) SS7
12 12 (15.38%) ISUP
12 12 (15.38%) INAP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 9 (11.54%) IIS
2 3 (3.85%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.85%) SAP Web AS
2 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.56%) Apache
3 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (3.85%) SAP CO
1 3 (3.85%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (6.41%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.05%) DNS
2 16 (20.51%) TCP/IP
3 14 (17.95%) Wireshark
3 14 (17.95%) HTTP
4 13 (16.67%) Network Security
5 12 (15.38%) SS7
5 12 (15.38%) ISUP
5 12 (15.38%) INAP
5 12 (15.38%) LDAP
5 12 (15.38%) SMS
6 11 (14.10%) DHCP
7 6 (7.69%) Firewall
8 5 (6.41%) MPLS
9 4 (5.13%) WAN
9 4 (5.13%) LAN
9 4 (5.13%) LTE
10 3 (3.85%) GPRS
10 3 (3.85%) GSM
10 3 (3.85%) ISDN
10 3 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) RDBMS
1 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.41%) DB2
4 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (5.13%) MySQL
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.85%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.56%) Ingres
6 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (1.28%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.28%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.41%) Gradle
2 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.41%) Ant
3 1 (1.28%) Toad
3 1 (1.28%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.28%) Introscope
3 1 (1.28%) JProfiler
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.13%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Analyst
2 13 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Support Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Applications Support
4 9 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.41%) Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) Operations Manager
6 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) Graduate
6 5 (6.41%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) DBA
7 4 (5.13%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Support
8 3 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.85%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.79%) XML
2 14 (17.95%) HTML
3 12 (15.38%) SOAP
3 12 (15.38%) Rendezvous
4 7 (8.97%) J2EE
5 6 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 6 (7.69%) Spring
6 3 (3.85%) WinForms
6 3 (3.85%) SAP Basis
6 3 (3.85%) .NET
6 3 (3.85%) STL
7 2 (2.56%) Web Services
7 2 (2.56%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (2.56%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.28%) Middleware
8 1 (1.28%) ODBC
8 1 (1.28%) MAPI
8 1 (1.28%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 12 (15.38%) IVR
3 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) Smart Meter
4 4 (5.13%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.85%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.56%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.56%) Chemistry
6 2 (2.56%) Biology
6 2 (2.56%) CMDB
6 2 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.28%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (64.10%) Linux
2 42 (53.85%) Windows
3 16 (20.51%) Solaris
4 15 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.69%) VMS
6 5 (6.41%) AIX
7 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.56%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.56%) HPUX
8 2 (2.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) ITIL
2 13 (16.67%) Data Security
3 12 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 11 (14.10%) Change Management
5 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 9 (11.54%) Supplier Management
6 8 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (7.69%) DevOps
8 5 (6.41%) Automated Testing
8 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.41%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.41%) Time Management
9 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.13%) Project Management
9 4 (5.13%) Service Management
9 4 (5.13%) ITIL V3
10 3 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.49%) Java
2 15 (19.23%) Perl
3 13 (16.67%) SQL
4 9 (11.54%) C++
5 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.85%) ABAP
7 3 (3.85%) VC++
7 3 (3.85%) C
7 3 (3.85%) C#
7 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.85%) PHP
8 2 (2.56%) Python
8 2 (2.56%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.56%) R
9 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Degree
2 12 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (15.38%) ISEB
3 11 (14.10%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.13%) CCNA
5 4 (5.13%) CIMA
6 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.85%) AAT
6 3 (3.85%) CCNP
7 2 (2.56%) MCSE
7 2 (2.56%) CISSP
7 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.56%) CEH
8 1 (1.28%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 11 (14.10%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.13%) SLA
3 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.38%) NFS
2 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.10%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.13%) vSphere
5 2 (2.56%) Firmware
5 2 (2.56%) Samba
5 2 (2.56%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 11 (14.10%) SCCM
2 7 (8.97%) ARCserve
3 6 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.56%) Nessus
5 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.28%) nmon
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Oracle
2 16 (20.51%) Cisco
3 15 (19.23%) Red Hat
4 12 (15.38%) TIBCO
5 11 (14.10%) VMware
5 11 (14.10%) Juniper
6 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 8 (10.26%) Citrix
7 8 (10.26%) Redknee
8 7 (8.97%) F5
8 7 (8.97%) ServiceNow
8 7 (8.97%) Websense
9 6 (7.69%) HP
10 5 (6.41%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (6.41%) Google
11 3 (3.85%) SAP
12 2 (2.56%) EMC
12 2 (2.56%) Sybase
12 2 (2.56%) Novell
12 2 (2.56%) Lotus
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