The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank - 7 27
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 52 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - 21.94% 6.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 69.33% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 31 3
Average salary - £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 75 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 28.13% 31.65% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 27
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

UNIX
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Stevenage region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Stevenage

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 6 (75.00%) Change Control
3 4 (50.00%) VCP5
3 4 (50.00%) VCP4
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) VPLS
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (50.00%) MBCS
3 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (50.00%) Document Management
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) MCP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Lync
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
1 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) VPLS
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) Document Management
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) VCP5
1 4 (50.00%) VCP4
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (50.00%) MBCS
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCTS
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft