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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 34 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 29 28 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.08% 5.42% 7.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.01% 16.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 42
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £27,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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
138 168 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.17% 32.50% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 124 143 125
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Slough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 68 (73.91%) Linux
2 34 (36.96%) Windows
3 33 (35.87%) Oracle
4 28 (30.43%) Telecoms
5 26 (28.26%) Finance
6 24 (26.09%) Project Management
7 23 (25.00%) SQL
8 22 (23.91%) PL/SQL
9 21 (22.83%) CRM
9 21 (22.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (22.83%) Oracle Database
10 18 (19.57%) Solaris
11 15 (16.30%) Degree
12 14 (15.22%) OpenUP
12 14 (15.22%) ITIL
12 14 (15.22%) SOAP
12 14 (15.22%) Cisco
12 14 (15.22%) Red Hat
13 13 (14.13%) Juniper
13 13 (14.13%) HP
13 13 (14.13%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (14.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (13.04%) Web Services
14 12 (13.04%) Firewall
15 11 (11.96%) Banking
16 10 (10.87%) Line Management
16 10 (10.87%) VMware
16 10 (10.87%) Java
17 9 (9.78%) HTML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.43%) Apache
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.09%) JBoss
4 1 (1.09%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.09%) Drupal
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.17%) MS Project
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) GitHub
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) Firewall
2 9 (9.78%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.78%) Internet
3 6 (6.52%) WAN
3 6 (6.52%) LAN
4 5 (5.43%) DNS
4 5 (5.43%) DAB
5 4 (4.35%) VLAN
5 4 (4.35%) IMAP
5 4 (4.35%) SGSN
5 4 (4.35%) VPN
5 4 (4.35%) POP3
5 4 (4.35%) SMTP
5 4 (4.35%) HTTP
5 4 (4.35%) CDMA
5 4 (4.35%) GPRS
5 4 (4.35%) GSM
6 3 (3.26%) LDAP
7 2 (2.17%) Network Security
7 2 (2.17%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) Oracle Database 11g
1 21 (22.83%) Oracle Database
2 13 (14.13%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.43%) MySQL
4 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.09%) Big Data
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Maven
2 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.09%) Ranorex
2 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 28 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 26 (28.26%) Finance
3 11 (11.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Law
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Applications Support
2 12 (13.04%) Consultant
3 10 (10.87%) Applications Support Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) Support Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.78%) Network Manager
4 9 (9.78%) Network Project Manager
5 8 (8.70%) UNIX Team Leader
5 8 (8.70%) .NET Team Leader
5 8 (8.70%) Oracle Team Leader
5 8 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 8 (8.70%) Support Team Leader
6 6 (6.52%) Security Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (6.52%) Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Graduate
7 5 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.43%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) SOAP
2 12 (13.04%) Web Services
3 9 (9.78%) HTML
4 8 (8.70%) .NET
5 6 (6.52%) XML
6 4 (4.35%) Ajax
6 4 (4.35%) MAPI
7 3 (3.26%) XHTML
7 3 (3.26%) CSS
8 1 (1.09%) J2EE
8 1 (1.09%) JSP
8 1 (1.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) CMDB
2 7 (7.61%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.52%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.17%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.17%) AS400
6 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.09%) HACMP
6 1 (1.09%) LPAR
6 1 (1.09%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 68 (73.91%) Linux
2 34 (36.96%) Windows
3 18 (19.57%) Solaris
4 13 (14.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (8.70%) AIX
6 6 (6.52%) HPUX
7 3 (3.26%) VMS
8 2 (2.17%) CentOS
9 1 (1.09%) OS/400
9 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) Project Management
2 21 (22.83%) CRM
3 14 (15.22%) OpenUP
3 14 (15.22%) ITIL
4 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.87%) Line Management
6 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.70%) Change Management
8 6 (6.52%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.52%) DevOps
8 6 (6.52%) Product Management
8 6 (6.52%) Service Management
9 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.43%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.43%) Release Management
9 5 (5.43%) Scrum
9 5 (5.43%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (4.35%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.00%) SQL
2 22 (23.91%) PL/SQL
3 10 (10.87%) Java
4 8 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.61%) Perl
5 7 (7.61%) C
6 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.43%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.26%) Python
8 2 (2.17%) PHP
8 2 (2.17%) C++
9 1 (1.09%) VBA
9 1 (1.09%) Delphi
9 1 (1.09%) C#
9 1 (1.09%) Pascal
9 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (16.30%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) CCNA
2 7 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.43%) JNCIA
4 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.17%) CCNP
5 2 (2.17%) CCIP
6 1 (1.09%) CIMA
6 1 (1.09%) ACCA
6 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.09%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) vSphere
2 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.43%) NFS
3 5 (5.43%) Firmware
4 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (9.78%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (3.26%) Nagios
2 3 (3.26%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (3.26%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (3.26%) logstash
3 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.09%) Puppet
3 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Oracle
2 14 (15.22%) Cisco
2 14 (15.22%) Red Hat
3 13 (14.13%) Juniper
3 13 (14.13%) HP
4 10 (10.87%) VMware
5 8 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 7 (7.61%) Citrix
6 7 (7.61%) Redknee
7 6 (6.52%) Blue Coat
7 6 (6.52%) Fortinet
7 6 (6.52%) F5
7 6 (6.52%) EMC
8 4 (4.35%) Remedy
9 3 (3.26%) BMC
9 3 (3.26%) CA
9 3 (3.26%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.26%) Splunk
9 3 (3.26%) FrontRange
10 2 (2.17%) IBM
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