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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 26 30 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 35 42 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.06% 6.29% 13.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.34% 30.00% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 54
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +12.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £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
164 140 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 33.06% 20.96% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 157 119 147
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 10 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Slough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 10 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 29 (53.70%) Linux
2 23 (42.59%) Windows
3 21 (38.89%) ITIL
4 19 (35.19%) Solaris
5 18 (33.33%) Java
5 18 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 18 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (29.63%) Finance
6 16 (29.63%) Perl
7 15 (27.78%) DNS
8 12 (22.22%) NFS
9 11 (20.37%) HTTP
9 11 (20.37%) HTML
9 11 (20.37%) SOAP
9 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
9 11 (20.37%) Mobile App
10 10 (18.52%) IVR
10 10 (18.52%) XML
10 10 (18.52%) LDAP
10 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
10 10 (18.52%) SMS
10 10 (18.52%) INAP
11 9 (16.67%) TIBCO
11 9 (16.67%) Rendezvous
11 9 (16.67%) SS7
11 9 (16.67%) ISUP
11 9 (16.67%) ISEB
11 9 (16.67%) AIX
11 9 (16.67%) Oracle
11 9 (16.67%) Software Testing

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 4 (7.41%) IIS
2 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.56%) SAS
2 3 (5.56%) NetWeaver
2 3 (5.56%) SAP Web AS
3 2 (3.70%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP FI
1 3 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (5.56%) SAP CO
1 3 (5.56%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.70%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) DNS
2 11 (20.37%) HTTP
3 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 10 (18.52%) LDAP
3 10 (18.52%) SMS
3 10 (18.52%) INAP
4 9 (16.67%) ISUP
4 9 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 9 (16.67%) SS7
5 4 (7.41%) Firewall
6 3 (5.56%) H.323
6 3 (5.56%) Network Security
6 3 (5.56%) MPLS
6 3 (5.56%) OSPF
6 3 (5.56%) BGP
6 3 (5.56%) ISDN
6 3 (5.56%) DHCP
7 2 (3.70%) VoIP
7 2 (3.70%) SSL
7 2 (3.70%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) DB2
1 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 3 (5.56%) SAP BW
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Ant
2 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) Gradle
2 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.85%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.85%) JProfiler
4 1 (1.85%) Hudson
4 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.85%) Toad
4 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.85%) Introscope
4 1 (1.85%) Xcode
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Analyst
2 13 (24.07%) Applications Support
3 10 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Test Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Operations Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Data Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Operations Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) SOAP
1 11 (20.37%) HTML
2 10 (18.52%) XML
3 9 (16.67%) Rendezvous
4 4 (7.41%) J2EE
5 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.56%) SAP Basis
5 3 (5.56%) Spring
5 3 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.85%) .NET
6 1 (1.85%) HTML5
6 1 (1.85%) Middleware
6 1 (1.85%) CPAN
6 1 (1.85%) X-Windows
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.85%) CSS
6 1 (1.85%) JDBC
6 1 (1.85%) XSLT
6 1 (1.85%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Mobile App
2 10 (18.52%) IVR
3 4 (7.41%) Firmware
3 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) CMDB
3 4 (7.41%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (5.56%) Chemistry
4 3 (5.56%) Biology
4 3 (5.56%) Grid Computing
4 3 (5.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) DTV
5 1 (1.85%) Wiki
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Linux
2 23 (42.59%) Windows
3 19 (35.19%) Solaris
4 18 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (16.67%) AIX
6 5 (9.26%) HPUX
7 2 (3.70%) CentOS
8 1 (1.85%) OpenVMS
8 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.85%) SUSE
8 1 (1.85%) Debian
8 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.85%) Android
8 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 9 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (14.81%) Project Management
4 7 (12.96%) Time Management
5 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.11%) Data Security
6 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.41%) DevOps
8 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Network Design
8 3 (5.56%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.56%) SAP Security
8 3 (5.56%) Change Management
8 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Bioinformatics
9 2 (3.70%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) Java
2 16 (29.63%) Perl
3 6 (11.11%) SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.26%) C++
5 3 (5.56%) MATLAB
5 3 (5.56%) ABAP
5 3 (5.56%) Python
5 3 (5.56%) R
6 2 (3.70%) C
7 1 (1.85%) C#
7 1 (1.85%) COBOL
7 1 (1.85%) PHP
7 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) Ruby
7 1 (1.85%) Korn
7 1 (1.85%) C-shell
7 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) ISEB
2 8 (14.81%) Degree
3 4 (7.41%) CIMA
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.56%) CCNP
4 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) AAT
5 1 (1.85%) ACCA
5 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.85%) MCITP
5 1 (1.85%) CCNA
5 1 (1.85%) MCP
5 1 (1.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
2 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.70%) QA
5 1 (1.85%) BS25999
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) NFS
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.85%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (5.56%) ARCserve
2 3 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) Nagios
3 1 (1.85%) Foglight
3 1 (1.85%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.85%) YUM
3 1 (1.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.85%) nmon
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 9 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 7 (12.96%) Redknee
3 7 (12.96%) Cisco
3 7 (12.96%) HP
3 7 (12.96%) Citrix
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.26%) SAP
5 5 (9.26%) EMC
6 4 (7.41%) VMware
6 4 (7.41%) Juniper
7 3 (5.56%) Websense
7 3 (5.56%) Google
7 3 (5.56%) F5
7 3 (5.56%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.70%) Sybase
8 2 (3.70%) Sun
9 1 (1.85%) IBM
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago