The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 47 25 4
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 22 49 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.16% 7.10% 15.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.50% 32.24% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 78
Average salary £42,500 £45,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.07% +13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £39,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
163 152 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.81% 22.03% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 139 120 156
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
Berkshire

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 24 April 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Slough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) Solaris
2 14 (42.42%) Red Hat
2 14 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (39.39%) Java
4 12 (36.36%) Perl
5 11 (33.33%) Windows
6 10 (30.30%) ITIL
6 10 (30.30%) HP
7 9 (27.27%) Finance
8 8 (24.24%) HTML
8 8 (24.24%) NFS
8 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
8 8 (24.24%) DNS
9 7 (21.21%) AIX
9 7 (21.21%) Oracle
9 7 (21.21%) SOAP
9 7 (21.21%) Citrix
9 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
10 6 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
10 6 (18.18%) SLA
10 6 (18.18%) XML
10 6 (18.18%) HPUX
10 6 (18.18%) LDAP
10 6 (18.18%) HTTP
11 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
11 5 (15.15%) SQL
11 5 (15.15%) Cisco
11 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
11 5 (15.15%) Project Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.12%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) Confluence
4 2 (6.06%) Lync
5 1 (3.03%) SAS
5 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
1 8 (24.24%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) LDAP
2 6 (18.18%) HTTP
3 5 (15.15%) SSH
4 4 (12.12%) Firewall
4 4 (12.12%) INAP
4 4 (12.12%) SMS
5 3 (9.09%) ISUP
5 3 (9.09%) SS7
5 3 (9.09%) MPLS
5 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
5 3 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (6.06%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (6.06%) Internet
6 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
6 2 (6.06%) LAN
6 2 (6.06%) VoIP
6 2 (6.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Subversion
1 4 (12.12%) Ant
2 3 (9.09%) IntelliJ
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) Selenium
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (9.09%) Hudson
2 3 (9.09%) Gradle
2 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Toad
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.03%) Introscope
3 1 (3.03%) Xcode
3 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.03%) JProfiler
3 1 (3.03%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Automotive
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Applications Support
3 6 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Operations Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Support Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Junior
8 1 (3.03%) Operations Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) DBA
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
2 7 (21.21%) SOAP
3 6 (18.18%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) Rendezvous
4 3 (9.09%) X-Windows
4 3 (9.09%) CPAN
5 1 (3.03%) AWT
5 1 (3.03%) Swing
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) JDBC
5 1 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) XSLT
5 1 (3.03%) ODBC
5 1 (3.03%) .NET
5 1 (3.03%) J2EE
5 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.03%) Middleware
5 1 (3.03%) Java EE
5 1 (3.03%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.12%) IVR
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Firmware
3 3 (9.09%) CMDB
3 3 (9.09%) Wiki
3 3 (9.09%) Grid Computing
3 3 (9.09%) Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) EFT
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) DTV
5 1 (3.03%) Chemistry
5 1 (3.03%) Biology
5 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.03%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) Solaris
2 14 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (21.21%) AIX
5 6 (18.18%) HPUX
6 4 (12.12%) CentOS
7 1 (3.03%) OpenVMS
7 1 (3.03%) SUSE
7 1 (3.03%) Debian
7 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Project Management
2 5 (15.15%) Time Management
3 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Kanban
5 2 (6.06%) SIEM
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) OO
6 1 (3.03%) CRM
6 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Web Development
6 1 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) Perl
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.12%) C
5 3 (9.09%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) Korn
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby
5 3 (9.09%) C-shell
5 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) MUMPS
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.03%) COBOL
7 1 (3.03%) C#
7 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) MCSE
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
3 1 (3.03%) CISM
3 1 (3.03%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) RHCE
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) QA
3 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.03%) BS25999
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) NFS
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.09%) Xen
3 3 (9.09%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (9.09%) Nagios
2 3 (9.09%) YUM
2 3 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) Foglight
3 1 (3.03%) Nessus
3 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.03%) nmon
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Red Hat
2 10 (30.30%) HP
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 7 (21.21%) Citrix
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 5 (15.15%) Redknee
5 4 (12.12%) Sun
5 4 (12.12%) EMC
6 3 (9.09%) Vignette
6 3 (9.09%) Dell
6 3 (9.09%) BEA
6 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
6 3 (9.09%) Google
7 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
7 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
7 2 (6.06%) InterSystems
7 2 (6.06%) SAP
8 1 (3.03%) JBoss
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