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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 27 34 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 32 38 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.54% 5.81% 10.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.51% 25.68% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 47
Average salary £53,750 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £47,500 £56,000
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
164 148 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 33.54% 22.63% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 153 128 147
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 1 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Slough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 33 (52.38%) Linux
2 29 (46.03%) Windows
3 27 (42.86%) ITIL
4 22 (34.92%) DNS
5 21 (33.33%) Solaris
5 21 (33.33%) Java
6 20 (31.75%) Red Hat
6 20 (31.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (30.16%) Finance
8 18 (28.57%) Perl
9 14 (22.22%) NFS
10 13 (20.63%) HTTP
10 13 (20.63%) Cisco
10 13 (20.63%) Oracle
10 13 (20.63%) SOAP
10 13 (20.63%) Mobile App
10 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
11 12 (19.05%) IVR
11 12 (19.05%) INAP
11 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 12 (19.05%) LDAP
11 12 (19.05%) SMS
12 11 (17.46%) ISEB
12 11 (17.46%) XML
12 11 (17.46%) Data Security
12 11 (17.46%) TIBCO
12 11 (17.46%) Rendezvous
12 11 (17.46%) SS7
12 11 (17.46%) ISUP
12 11 (17.46%) Software Testing

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 6 (9.52%) IIS
2 3 (4.76%) SAS
2 3 (4.76%) NetWeaver
2 3 (4.76%) SAP Web AS
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.76%) SAP GRC
1 3 (4.76%) SAP CO
1 3 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.35%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.92%) DNS
2 13 (20.63%) HTTP
3 12 (19.05%) INAP
3 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 12 (19.05%) LDAP
3 12 (19.05%) SMS
4 11 (17.46%) SS7
4 11 (17.46%) ISUP
4 11 (17.46%) Wireshark
5 8 (12.70%) Network Security
5 8 (12.70%) DHCP
6 4 (6.35%) Firewall
7 3 (4.76%) ISDN
7 3 (4.76%) BGP
7 3 (4.76%) MPLS
7 3 (4.76%) OSPF
7 3 (4.76%) H.323
8 2 (3.17%) SIGTRAN
8 2 (3.17%) Internet
8 2 (3.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) DB2
1 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.76%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.59%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Ant
1 5 (7.94%) Gradle
1 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
1 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.59%) Toad
2 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.59%) Introscope
2 1 (1.59%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.59%) Hudson
2 1 (1.59%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.59%) JProfiler
2 1 (1.59%) Selenium
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) French Language
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Applications Support
3 12 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Support Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Consultant
7 6 (9.52%) Administrator
8 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Operations Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Operations Manager
10 3 (4.76%) IT Manager
10 3 (4.76%) DevOps Administrator
10 3 (4.76%) Data Manager
10 3 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) SAP Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) SAP Basis Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) Applications Support Specialist
11 2 (3.17%) Applications Specialist
11 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.63%) SOAP
2 11 (17.46%) XML
2 11 (17.46%) Rendezvous
3 10 (15.87%) HTML
4 6 (9.52%) J2EE
5 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
5 5 (7.94%) Spring
6 3 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (4.76%) SAP Basis
7 1 (1.59%) JDBC
7 1 (1.59%) ODBC
7 1 (1.59%) Middleware
7 1 (1.59%) CPAN
7 1 (1.59%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Mobile App
2 12 (19.05%) IVR
3 4 (6.35%) CMDB
3 4 (6.35%) Data Integration
3 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.35%) Firmware
4 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.76%) Chemistry
4 3 (4.76%) Biology
4 3 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (4.76%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.59%) DTV
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.59%) Wiki
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 33 (52.38%) Linux
2 29 (46.03%) Windows
3 21 (33.33%) Solaris
4 20 (31.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (14.29%) AIX
6 5 (7.94%) HPUX
7 2 (3.17%) CentOS
8 1 (1.59%) SUSE
8 1 (1.59%) Debian
8 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) ITIL
2 11 (17.46%) Data Security
2 11 (17.46%) Software Testing
2 11 (17.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (12.70%) Supplier Management
3 8 (12.70%) Project Management
3 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
4 7 (11.11%) Time Management
5 6 (9.52%) DevOps
5 6 (9.52%) Change Management
5 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.94%) Problem Management
6 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.35%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) SAP Security
8 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) Java
2 18 (28.57%) Perl
3 6 (9.52%) SQL
4 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.35%) C++
6 3 (4.76%) ABAP
6 3 (4.76%) Python
6 3 (4.76%) MATLAB
6 3 (4.76%) R
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) PHP
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) C-shell
7 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.59%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) ISEB
1 11 (17.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (15.87%) Degree
3 6 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.35%) CIMA
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.76%) CCNP
5 3 (4.76%) AAT
5 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.59%) MCSE
7 1 (1.59%) MCP
7 1 (1.59%) CCNA
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.59%) RHCE
7 1 (1.59%) ACCA
7 1 (1.59%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) PCI DSS
1 8 (12.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (11.11%) SLA
3 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.17%) QA
5 1 (1.59%) BS25999
System Software
1 14 (22.22%) NFS
2 8 (12.70%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.59%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) SCCM
2 6 (9.52%) ARCserve
3 5 (7.94%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) Foglight
4 1 (1.59%) nmon
4 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.59%) YUM
4 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Red Hat
2 13 (20.63%) Cisco
2 13 (20.63%) Oracle
3 11 (17.46%) TIBCO
4 9 (14.29%) Citrix
4 9 (14.29%) Juniper
4 9 (14.29%) Redknee
5 7 (11.11%) HP
5 7 (11.11%) VMware
6 6 (9.52%) F5
6 6 (9.52%) ServiceNow
6 6 (9.52%) Websense
6 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.94%) SAP
7 5 (7.94%) EMC
7 5 (7.94%) Google
8 4 (6.35%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.17%) Sun
9 2 (3.17%) Sybase
10 1 (1.59%) Vignette
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