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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 22 36 15
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 47 31 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.33% 5.18% 10.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.27% 19.14% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 51
Average salary £30,000 £40,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
186 162 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 32.98% 27.05% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 142 154 144
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
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 31 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Slough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 58 (72.50%) Linux
2 43 (53.75%) Windows
3 34 (42.50%) Oracle
4 30 (37.50%) ITIL
5 23 (28.75%) Java
6 22 (27.50%) DNS
7 19 (23.75%) Finance
8 18 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (22.50%) Cisco
9 17 (21.25%) XML
10 16 (20.00%) Change Management
10 16 (20.00%) VMware
11 15 (18.75%) Telecoms
11 15 (18.75%) Degree
11 15 (18.75%) SQL
12 14 (17.50%) Wireshark
12 14 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (16.25%) Network Security
13 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (16.25%) Data Security
13 13 (16.25%) HTML
13 13 (16.25%) TCP/IP
13 13 (16.25%) Solaris
14 12 (15.00%) Red Hat
14 12 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (15.00%) Mobile App
15 11 (13.75%) PCI DSS
15 11 (13.75%) SCCM
15 11 (13.75%) VMware ESXi
15 11 (13.75%) Active Directory

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (11.25%) IIS
2 3 (3.75%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.75%) SAP Web AS
3 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.50%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.75%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (3.75%) SAP CO
1 3 (3.75%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (6.25%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.50%) DNS
2 14 (17.50%) Wireshark
3 13 (16.25%) TCP/IP
3 13 (16.25%) Network Security
4 11 (13.75%) DHCP
5 10 (12.50%) HTTP
6 9 (11.25%) SS7
6 9 (11.25%) ISUP
6 9 (11.25%) INAP
6 9 (11.25%) LDAP
6 9 (11.25%) SMS
7 7 (8.75%) LAN
7 7 (8.75%) WAN
7 7 (8.75%) LTE
8 6 (7.50%) VPN
8 6 (7.50%) GPRS
8 6 (7.50%) GSM
8 6 (7.50%) MPLS
9 5 (6.25%) SAN
9 5 (6.25%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.25%) MySQL
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.25%) DB2
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.75%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.50%) Ingres
6 2 (2.50%) Big Data
7 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.25%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.25%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.25%) Gradle
2 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 15 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.00%) Legal
4 3 (3.75%) Banking
5 1 (1.25%) French Language
5 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (20.00%) Analyst
2 10 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 9 (11.25%) Test Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Graduate
4 8 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (8.75%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (8.75%) Administrator
6 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) IP Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Operations Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) DBA
8 4 (5.00%) Developer
8 4 (5.00%) DevOps Administrator
9 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.25%) XML
2 13 (16.25%) HTML
3 9 (11.25%) SOAP
3 9 (11.25%) Rendezvous
4 7 (8.75%) J2EE
5 6 (7.50%) Spring
5 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
5 6 (7.50%) WinForms
5 6 (7.50%) STL
5 6 (7.50%) .NET
6 3 (3.75%) SAP Basis
7 2 (2.50%) Web Services
7 2 (2.50%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.25%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.25%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 9 (11.25%) IVR
3 9 (11.25%) Mathematics
4 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.00%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.25%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.25%) Biology
7 1 (1.25%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 58 (72.50%) Linux
2 43 (53.75%) Windows
3 13 (16.25%) Solaris
4 12 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (13.75%) VMS
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.75%) CentOS
6 3 (3.75%) AIX
7 2 (2.50%) Windows NT
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) ITIL
2 16 (20.00%) Change Management
3 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.25%) Data Security
4 9 (11.25%) Supplier Management
4 9 (11.25%) Software Testing
4 9 (11.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (11.25%) Configuration Management
5 8 (10.00%) OpenUP
5 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (7.50%) DevOps
6 6 (7.50%) Migration
6 6 (7.50%) UML
6 6 (7.50%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (7.50%) OO
6 6 (7.50%) E-business
6 6 (7.50%) Service Management
7 5 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.75%) Java
2 15 (18.75%) SQL
3 11 (13.75%) Perl
4 10 (12.50%) C++
5 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.50%) C#
6 6 (7.50%) PHP
6 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.50%) VC++
7 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.75%) ABAP
7 3 (3.75%) C
8 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.25%) R
8 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Degree
2 11 (13.75%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (12.50%) ISEB
4 9 (11.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (8.75%) CCNA
7 3 (3.75%) AAT
7 3 (3.75%) CIMA
8 2 (2.50%) CEH
8 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.50%) CISSP
8 2 (2.50%) MCSE
9 1 (1.25%) CCNP
9 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 11 (13.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.75%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (11.25%) NFS
3 9 (11.25%) vSphere
4 2 (2.50%) Samba
4 2 (2.50%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) SCCM
2 9 (11.25%) HP Data Protector
3 7 (8.75%) ARCserve
4 2 (2.50%) Nessus
4 2 (2.50%) logstash
4 2 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) Oracle
2 18 (22.50%) Cisco
3 16 (20.00%) VMware
4 12 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 11 (13.75%) Juniper
6 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 9 (11.25%) HP
7 9 (11.25%) Citrix
7 9 (11.25%) TIBCO
7 9 (11.25%) Redknee
8 7 (8.75%) F5
8 7 (8.75%) ServiceNow
8 7 (8.75%) Websense
9 5 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (6.25%) Google
10 3 (3.75%) SAP
11 2 (2.50%) Splunk
11 2 (2.50%) Novell
11 2 (2.50%) Lotus
11 2 (2.50%) Sybase
Slough
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 25% shift allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 15 days ago