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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 26 27 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 36 42 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.32% 6.41% 11.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.05% 28.97% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 47
Average salary £47,500 £42,750 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £47,500 £57,500
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
171 145 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 34.76% 22.14% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 162 123 148
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,425 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 25 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Slough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 31 (52.54%) Linux
2 26 (44.07%) Windows
3 25 (42.37%) ITIL
4 20 (33.90%) Solaris
5 19 (32.20%) Java
5 19 (32.20%) DNS
5 19 (32.20%) Red Hat
5 19 (32.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (30.51%) Finance
7 17 (28.81%) Perl
8 13 (22.03%) NFS
9 12 (20.34%) HTTP
9 12 (20.34%) SOAP
9 12 (20.34%) Mobile App
9 12 (20.34%) Telecoms
10 11 (18.64%) IVR
10 11 (18.64%) Oracle
10 11 (18.64%) Cisco
10 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
10 11 (18.64%) LDAP
10 11 (18.64%) SMS
10 11 (18.64%) INAP
11 10 (16.95%) TIBCO
11 10 (16.95%) Rendezvous
11 10 (16.95%) SS7
11 10 (16.95%) ISUP
11 10 (16.95%) ISEB
11 10 (16.95%) HTML
11 10 (16.95%) XML
11 10 (16.95%) Software Testing

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (8.47%) IIS
2 3 (5.08%) SAS
2 3 (5.08%) NetWeaver
2 3 (5.08%) SAP Web AS
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
3 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP FI
1 3 (5.08%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (5.08%) SAP CO
1 3 (5.08%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.08%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) DNS
2 12 (20.34%) HTTP
3 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
3 11 (18.64%) LDAP
3 11 (18.64%) SMS
3 11 (18.64%) INAP
4 10 (16.95%) ISUP
4 10 (16.95%) Wireshark
4 10 (16.95%) SS7
5 6 (10.17%) DHCP
5 6 (10.17%) Network Security
6 4 (6.78%) Firewall
7 3 (5.08%) H.323
7 3 (5.08%) ISDN
7 3 (5.08%) MPLS
7 3 (5.08%) OSPF
7 3 (5.08%) BGP
8 2 (3.39%) SSL
8 2 (3.39%) S/MIME
8 2 (3.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) DB2
1 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.08%) Data Mining
2 3 (5.08%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.69%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Ant
1 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.78%) Gradle
1 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.69%) JProfiler
2 1 (1.69%) Hudson
2 1 (1.69%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.69%) Toad
2 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.69%) Introscope
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Selenium
2 1 (1.69%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) French Language
5 1 (1.69%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Analyst
2 13 (22.03%) Applications Support
3 11 (18.64%) Test Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Support Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) Administrator
8 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Operations Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Data Manager
9 3 (5.08%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) IT Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Operations Manager
10 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Support Specialist
10 2 (3.39%) Applications Specialist
10 2 (3.39%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) SAP Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) SOAP
2 10 (16.95%) XML
2 10 (16.95%) HTML
2 10 (16.95%) Rendezvous
3 5 (8.47%) J2EE
4 4 (6.78%) Hibernate
4 4 (6.78%) Spring
5 3 (5.08%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (5.08%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.69%) JDBC
6 1 (1.69%) ODBC
6 1 (1.69%) Middleware
6 1 (1.69%) CPAN
6 1 (1.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Mobile App
2 11 (18.64%) IVR
3 4 (6.78%) Firmware
3 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.78%) CMDB
3 4 (6.78%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.08%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.08%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (5.08%) Chemistry
4 3 (5.08%) Biology
4 3 (5.08%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.69%) Replication
5 1 (1.69%) DTV
5 1 (1.69%) Wiki
5 1 (1.69%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (52.54%) Linux
2 26 (44.07%) Windows
3 20 (33.90%) Solaris
4 19 (32.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (15.25%) AIX
6 5 (8.47%) HPUX
7 2 (3.39%) CentOS
8 1 (1.69%) SUSE
8 1 (1.69%) Debian
8 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) Software Testing
2 10 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (15.25%) Data Security
4 8 (13.56%) Project Management
5 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
5 7 (11.86%) Time Management
6 6 (10.17%) Supplier Management
6 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.47%) Change Management
7 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.47%) DevOps
8 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.08%) Network Design
9 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Bioinformatics
9 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.08%) SAP Security
9 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) Java
2 17 (28.81%) Perl
3 6 (10.17%) SQL
4 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.78%) C++
6 3 (5.08%) MATLAB
6 3 (5.08%) ABAP
6 3 (5.08%) Python
6 3 (5.08%) R
7 1 (1.69%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) Korn
7 1 (1.69%) C-shell
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) VB
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) ISEB
1 10 (16.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (15.25%) Degree
3 5 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.78%) CIMA
4 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.08%) CCNP
5 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.08%) AAT
6 2 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.69%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.69%) MCITP
7 1 (1.69%) ACCA
7 1 (1.69%) CCNA
7 1 (1.69%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) MCSE
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
2 6 (10.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (10.17%) PCI DSS
3 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.39%) QA
5 1 (1.69%) BS25999
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) NFS
2 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.17%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) SCCM
2 5 (8.47%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (8.47%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.69%) Foglight
3 1 (1.69%) Nagios
3 1 (1.69%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.69%) YUM
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) nmon
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Red Hat
2 11 (18.64%) Oracle
2 11 (18.64%) Cisco
3 10 (16.95%) TIBCO
4 8 (13.56%) Redknee
4 8 (13.56%) Citrix
5 7 (11.86%) Juniper
5 7 (11.86%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.17%) VMware
7 5 (8.47%) Websense
7 5 (8.47%) F5
7 5 (8.47%) ServiceNow
7 5 (8.47%) SAP
7 5 (8.47%) EMC
8 4 (6.78%) Google
9 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (3.39%) Sun
10 2 (3.39%) Sybase
11 1 (1.69%) Vignette
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