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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 29 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 33 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.41% 6.87% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.64% 25.00% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 46
Average salary £55,000 £40,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.80% -6.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £31,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £47,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
177 172 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 34.37% 27.48% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 161 153 146
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 29 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Slough

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 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 40 (56.34%) Linux
2 39 (54.93%) Windows
3 30 (42.25%) ITIL
4 29 (40.85%) DNS
5 26 (36.62%) Java
6 22 (30.99%) Red Hat
6 22 (30.99%) Solaris
6 22 (30.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (28.17%) Finance
8 19 (26.76%) Perl
9 17 (23.94%) Oracle
9 17 (23.94%) TCP/IP
9 17 (23.94%) Cisco
10 16 (22.54%) NFS
10 16 (22.54%) XML
10 16 (22.54%) Telecoms
11 15 (21.13%) Mobile App
11 15 (21.13%) SOAP
11 15 (21.13%) HTTP
12 14 (19.72%) LDAP
12 14 (19.72%) SMS
12 14 (19.72%) INAP
12 14 (19.72%) IVR
13 13 (18.31%) Data Security
13 13 (18.31%) Software Testing
13 13 (18.31%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (18.31%) Network Security
13 13 (18.31%) Degree
13 13 (18.31%) Wireshark
13 13 (18.31%) ISUP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 9 (12.68%) IIS
2 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.23%) Apache
3 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.23%) SAS
3 3 (4.23%) NetWeaver
3 3 (4.23%) SAP Web AS
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.23%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (4.23%) SAP CO
1 3 (4.23%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (7.04%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 29 (40.85%) DNS
2 17 (23.94%) TCP/IP
3 15 (21.13%) HTTP
4 14 (19.72%) LDAP
4 14 (19.72%) SMS
4 14 (19.72%) INAP
5 13 (18.31%) SS7
5 13 (18.31%) ISUP
5 13 (18.31%) Wireshark
5 13 (18.31%) Network Security
6 11 (15.49%) DHCP
7 6 (8.45%) Firewall
8 4 (5.63%) Internet
9 3 (4.23%) MPLS
9 3 (4.23%) OSPF
9 3 (4.23%) BGP
9 3 (4.23%) ISDN
9 3 (4.23%) H.323
10 2 (2.82%) SIGTRAN
10 2 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) DB2
1 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.23%) Data Mining
3 3 (4.23%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.41%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.41%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Ant
1 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.45%) Gradle
1 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.41%) JProfiler
2 1 (1.41%) Hudson
2 1 (1.41%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.41%) Toad
2 1 (1.41%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.41%) Introscope
2 1 (1.41%) Subversion
2 1 (1.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 20 (28.17%) Finance
2 16 (22.54%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.63%) Legal
4 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Analyst
2 14 (19.72%) Test Analyst
2 14 (19.72%) Applications Support
3 11 (15.49%) Support Analyst
4 10 (14.08%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (9.86%) Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.45%) Administrator
8 5 (7.04%) Operations Manager
8 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Operations Consultant
9 4 (5.63%) DevOps Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) Data Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Technical Support
10 3 (4.23%) IT Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Graduate
10 3 (4.23%) Technical Support Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.54%) XML
2 15 (21.13%) SOAP
3 13 (18.31%) HTML
3 13 (18.31%) Rendezvous
4 7 (9.86%) J2EE
5 6 (8.45%) Hibernate
5 6 (8.45%) Spring
6 3 (4.23%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (4.23%) SAP Basis
7 2 (2.82%) Regular Expression
7 2 (2.82%) WinForms
7 2 (2.82%) .NET
7 2 (2.82%) STL
7 2 (2.82%) Web Services
8 1 (1.41%) ODBC
8 1 (1.41%) JDBC
8 1 (1.41%) Middleware
8 1 (1.41%) CPAN
8 1 (1.41%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Mobile App
2 14 (19.72%) IVR
3 4 (5.63%) Firmware
3 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) CMDB
3 4 (5.63%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.23%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.23%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.23%) Grid Computing
4 3 (4.23%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (4.23%) Chemistry
4 3 (4.23%) Biology
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) DTV
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (56.34%) Linux
2 39 (54.93%) Windows
3 22 (30.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (30.99%) Solaris
4 9 (12.68%) AIX
5 5 (7.04%) HPUX
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.82%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) ITIL
2 13 (18.31%) Data Security
2 13 (18.31%) Software Testing
2 13 (18.31%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (12.68%) Supplier Management
3 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
4 8 (11.27%) Project Management
4 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.27%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (9.86%) Change Management
5 7 (9.86%) Time Management
6 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.45%) DevOps
7 5 (7.04%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.04%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.04%) Automated Testing
8 4 (5.63%) ITIL V3
9 3 (4.23%) SAP Security
9 3 (4.23%) Network Design
9 3 (4.23%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) Java
2 19 (26.76%) Perl
3 9 (12.68%) SQL
4 6 (8.45%) C++
5 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.23%) MATLAB
6 3 (4.23%) Python
6 3 (4.23%) ABAP
6 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.23%) R
7 2 (2.82%) C#
7 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.82%) PHP
7 2 (2.82%) VC++
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) Korn
8 1 (1.41%) C-shell
8 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.41%) VB
8 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) ISEB
1 13 (18.31%) Degree
1 13 (18.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (9.86%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.63%) CIMA
5 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.23%) AAT
5 3 (4.23%) CCNP
5 3 (4.23%) CCNA
6 2 (2.82%) CISSP
6 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.82%) CEH
6 2 (2.82%) MCSE
7 1 (1.41%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.41%) RHCE
7 1 (1.41%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 11 (15.49%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.45%) SLA
3 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) NFS
2 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.49%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.82%) Samba
4 2 (2.82%) Nmap
5 1 (1.41%) Xen
5 1 (1.41%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) SCCM
2 7 (9.86%) ARCserve
3 5 (7.04%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.82%) Nessus
5 1 (1.41%) Nagios
5 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.41%) YUM
5 1 (1.41%) Puppet
5 1 (1.41%) nmon
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) Red Hat
2 17 (23.94%) Oracle
2 17 (23.94%) Cisco
3 13 (18.31%) TIBCO
4 12 (16.90%) Juniper
5 11 (15.49%) Redknee
5 11 (15.49%) Citrix
6 8 (11.27%) VMware
7 7 (9.86%) Websense
7 7 (9.86%) F5
7 7 (9.86%) ServiceNow
7 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
8 6 (8.45%) HP
8 6 (8.45%) Google
9 5 (7.04%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (7.04%) EMC
10 4 (5.63%) SAP
11 2 (2.82%) Novell
11 2 (2.82%) Lotus
11 2 (2.82%) Sun
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