The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 30 36 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 46 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.54% 5.58% 9.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.54% 27.59% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 42
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
UNIX
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
167 116 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 23.76% 20.24% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 130 102 130
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,100 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

UNIX
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Swindon

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Swindon

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (60.61%) Oracle
2 32 (48.48%) XML
3 29 (43.94%) SQL
3 29 (43.94%) Java
4 22 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 22 (33.33%) Spring
5 21 (31.82%) Subversion
5 21 (31.82%) Windows
6 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
7 17 (25.76%) CSS
7 17 (25.76%) Linux
7 17 (25.76%) HTML
8 15 (22.73%) Finance
8 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (22.73%) JUnit
8 15 (22.73%) Apache
8 15 (22.73%) Tomcat
8 15 (22.73%) Shell Script
9 14 (21.21%) OOD
9 14 (21.21%) Computer Science
10 13 (19.70%) Cisco
10 13 (19.70%) Web Services
10 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
11 12 (18.18%) Scrum
11 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 12 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing
13 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
13 8 (12.12%) PhD
13 8 (12.12%) Telecoms

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 15 (22.73%) Apache
1 15 (22.73%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) LTE
1 6 (9.09%) Network Security
1 6 (9.09%) 4G
1 6 (9.09%) Internet
1 6 (9.09%) 3G
1 6 (9.09%) SAN
1 6 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (6.06%) WCDMA
2 4 (6.06%) DHCP
2 4 (6.06%) HTTP
2 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.06%) DNS
3 2 (3.03%) VoLTE
3 2 (3.03%) IPv6
3 2 (3.03%) SNMP
3 2 (3.03%) SMTP
3 2 (3.03%) IPsec
4 1 (1.52%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.61%) RDBMS
4 6 (9.09%) DB2
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.52%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) Subversion
2 15 (22.73%) JUnit
3 7 (10.61%) SoapUI
4 6 (9.09%) TestNG
4 6 (9.09%) Selenium
4 6 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (3.03%) Valgrind
5 2 (3.03%) CppUnit
5 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.52%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.61%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.03%) Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Java Developer
1 16 (24.24%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
3 8 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Senior Development Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Senior QA Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (7.58%) DBA
5 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
6 4 (6.06%) Junior
6 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (48.48%) XML
2 22 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 22 (33.33%) Spring
3 17 (25.76%) CSS
3 17 (25.76%) HTML
4 13 (19.70%) Web Services
5 7 (10.61%) XSD
5 7 (10.61%) OSGi
6 6 (9.09%) REST
6 6 (9.09%) SOAP
7 5 (7.58%) HTML5
7 5 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (7.58%) CSS3
7 5 (7.58%) GWT
7 5 (7.58%) jQuery
8 1 (1.52%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (9.09%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.52%) Physics
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Linux
3 7 (10.61%) Solaris
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
2 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.21%) OOD
4 12 (18.18%) Scrum
4 12 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 7 (10.61%) Information Security
6 7 (10.61%) UML
6 7 (10.61%) Database Tuning
7 6 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 6 (9.09%) Use Case
7 6 (9.09%) SOA
7 6 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 6 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 6 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (9.09%) Process Management
8 4 (6.06%) OO
8 4 (6.06%) Change Management
9 2 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.94%) SQL
1 29 (43.94%) Java
2 15 (22.73%) Shell Script
3 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) C++
4 7 (10.61%) C
5 6 (9.09%) Python
6 5 (7.58%) Perl
7 4 (6.06%) VBScript
7 4 (6.06%) VB
7 4 (6.06%) VBA
8 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) PhD
2 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) HND
3 6 (9.09%) ISEB
4 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) PCI DSS
1 7 (10.61%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Snort
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.03%) Postfix
4 1 (1.52%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.03%) Netcool
3 1 (1.52%) Nessus
3 1 (1.52%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 40 (60.61%) Oracle
2 13 (19.70%) Cisco
3 6 (9.09%) LogLogic
3 6 (9.09%) Splunk
3 6 (9.09%) CA
4 4 (6.06%) Broadcom
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.03%) BMC
6 2 (3.03%) Remedy
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) ArcSight
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Posted: 5 days ago
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