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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 21 56 11
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -45
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 57 11 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.91% 1.85% 10.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 6.67% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 43 8 58
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
209 165 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 32.66% 27.82% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 171 147 145
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Slough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 85 (79.44%) Linux
2 49 (45.79%) Windows
3 44 (41.12%) Oracle
4 27 (25.23%) Telecoms
5 26 (24.30%) Finance
5 26 (24.30%) SQL
5 26 (24.30%) ITIL
6 21 (19.63%) Cisco
6 21 (19.63%) OpenUP
7 20 (18.69%) Java
7 20 (18.69%) Solaris
8 19 (17.76%) Change Management
9 18 (16.82%) VMware
9 18 (16.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (15.89%) HP
10 17 (15.89%) Red Hat
11 16 (14.95%) Project Management
11 16 (14.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (14.95%) HP Data Protector
11 16 (14.95%) vSphere
11 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (14.95%) Oracle Database
12 15 (14.02%) Degree
12 15 (14.02%) Mathematics
12 15 (14.02%) DNS
13 14 (13.08%) CCNA
13 14 (13.08%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (13.08%) Juniper
13 14 (13.08%) VMS
14 13 (12.15%) XML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 8 (7.48%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.54%) Apache
3 4 (3.74%) IIS
4 3 (2.80%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.80%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.87%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.93%) JBoss
6 1 (0.93%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.87%) Google App Engine
1 2 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.02%) DNS
2 10 (9.35%) Internet
2 10 (9.35%) LAN
2 10 (9.35%) WAN
2 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.41%) Network Security
4 8 (7.48%) Wireshark
4 8 (7.48%) VPN
4 8 (7.48%) GPRS
4 8 (7.48%) GSM
4 8 (7.48%) Firewall
5 7 (6.54%) LTE
6 6 (5.61%) HTTP
6 6 (5.61%) SAN
7 5 (4.67%) MPLS
7 5 (4.67%) DAB
7 5 (4.67%) SDH
7 5 (4.67%) ATM
7 5 (4.67%) DHCP
7 5 (4.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.95%) Oracle Database
2 11 (10.28%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (10.28%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.54%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.54%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.61%) MySQL
6 4 (3.74%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.87%) Big Data
7 2 (1.87%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.87%) Gradle
2 2 (1.87%) Ant
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
3 1 (0.93%) Maven
3 1 (0.93%) Ranorex
General
1 27 (25.23%) Telecoms
2 26 (24.30%) Finance
3 8 (7.48%) Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Billing
5 1 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (17.76%) Applications Support
2 16 (14.95%) Support Engineer
3 13 (12.15%) Analyst
4 11 (10.28%) Graduate
5 10 (9.35%) Support Analyst
6 9 (8.41%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (8.41%) Administrator
6 9 (8.41%) Applications Support Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (7.48%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.54%) Project Manager
8 7 (6.54%) Network Manager
8 7 (6.54%) Network Project Manager
8 7 (6.54%) IP Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Test Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.15%) XML
2 12 (11.21%) HTML
3 8 (7.48%) SOAP
4 6 (5.61%) STL
4 6 (5.61%) WinForms
4 6 (5.61%) .NET
5 3 (2.80%) J2EE
5 3 (2.80%) MAPI
5 3 (2.80%) Rendezvous
6 2 (1.87%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.87%) Spring
6 2 (1.87%) Web Services
6 2 (1.87%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.93%) Ajax
7 1 (0.93%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.02%) Mathematics
2 12 (11.21%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.21%) Mobile App
2 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.67%) Smart Meter
4 4 (3.74%) CMDB
4 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.80%) IVR
6 1 (0.93%) IPTV
6 1 (0.93%) AS400
6 1 (0.93%) LPAR
6 1 (0.93%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 85 (79.44%) Linux
2 49 (45.79%) Windows
3 20 (18.69%) Solaris
4 16 (14.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (13.08%) VMS
6 5 (4.67%) AIX
7 4 (3.74%) HPUX
7 4 (3.74%) CentOS
8 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.87%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.87%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.30%) ITIL
2 21 (19.63%) OpenUP
3 19 (17.76%) Change Management
4 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.95%) Project Management
5 12 (11.21%) CRM
6 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
7 9 (8.41%) Service Management
7 9 (8.41%) Line Management
8 8 (7.48%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.54%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.54%) DevOps
10 6 (5.61%) Test Strategy
10 6 (5.61%) UML
10 6 (5.61%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (5.61%) OO
10 6 (5.61%) Migration
10 6 (5.61%) E-business
11 5 (4.67%) Data Security
11 5 (4.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.30%) SQL
2 20 (18.69%) Java
3 13 (12.15%) PL/SQL
4 10 (9.35%) Perl
4 10 (9.35%) C++
5 9 (8.41%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.54%) PHP
6 7 (6.54%) C#
7 6 (5.61%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.61%) VC++
8 4 (3.74%) C
9 1 (0.93%) Delphi
9 1 (0.93%) Python
9 1 (0.93%) Pascal
9 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) Degree
2 14 (13.08%) CCNA
2 14 (13.08%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.61%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.67%) JNCIA
5 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.74%) ISEB
6 3 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.87%) CISSP
7 2 (1.87%) MCSE
7 2 (1.87%) CCNP
7 2 (1.87%) CCIP
7 2 (1.87%) CEH
7 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (4.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 18 (16.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.95%) vSphere
3 8 (7.48%) NFS
4 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.67%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.80%) Firmware
6 2 (1.87%) Samba
6 2 (1.87%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 16 (14.95%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (4.67%) logstash
2 5 (4.67%) Nagios
2 5 (4.67%) SCCM
3 2 (1.87%) Nessus
3 2 (1.87%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (41.12%) Oracle
2 21 (19.63%) Cisco
3 18 (16.82%) VMware
4 17 (15.89%) HP
4 17 (15.89%) Red Hat
5 14 (13.08%) Juniper
6 12 (11.21%) Citrix
6 12 (11.21%) Redknee
7 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
8 5 (4.67%) Splunk
9 4 (3.74%) F5
9 4 (3.74%) EMC
9 4 (3.74%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.80%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.87%) Websense
11 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.87%) Novell
11 2 (1.87%) Lotus
11 2 (1.87%) IBM
11 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago