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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 33 36 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 45 40 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.15% 6.48% 8.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.57% 33.61% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 35
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,150 £30,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.12% -
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
176 119 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 24.04% 19.29% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 133 101 110
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Swindon

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 44 (66.67%) Oracle
2 38 (57.58%) XML
3 34 (51.52%) SQL
4 31 (46.97%) Java
5 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (34.85%) Spring
6 23 (34.85%) Hibernate
6 23 (34.85%) Windows
7 21 (31.82%) Software Engineering
8 18 (27.27%) Subversion
8 18 (27.27%) CSS
8 18 (27.27%) HTML
8 18 (27.27%) Shell Script
9 17 (25.76%) Finance
9 17 (25.76%) Computer Science
10 16 (24.24%) Scrum
10 16 (24.24%) JUnit
10 16 (24.24%) Apache
10 16 (24.24%) Tomcat
11 15 (22.73%) OOD
12 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
12 14 (21.21%) Web Services
13 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
13 13 (19.70%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (16.67%) Linux
15 10 (15.15%) Degree
15 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
16 9 (13.64%) Cisco
16 9 (13.64%) ISEB
17 8 (12.12%) PhD

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 16 (24.24%) Apache
1 16 (24.24%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (9.09%) Network Security
2 2 (3.03%) 4G
2 2 (3.03%) LTE
2 2 (3.03%) SAN
2 2 (3.03%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) 3G
2 2 (3.03%) SNMP
2 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.52%) Wireless
3 1 (1.52%) IPsec
3 1 (1.52%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) IPv6
3 1 (1.52%) WCDMA
3 1 (1.52%) DHCP
3 1 (1.52%) HTTP
3 1 (1.52%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.61%) RDBMS
3 7 (10.61%) DB2
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.52%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Subversion
2 16 (24.24%) JUnit
3 8 (12.12%) SoapUI
4 7 (10.61%) Selenium
4 7 (10.61%) TestNG
5 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.03%) JIRA
6 1 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.52%) Valgrind
6 1 (1.52%) Metasploit
6 1 (1.52%) CppUnit
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.61%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Java Developer
1 17 (25.76%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (12.12%) Products Support Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
3 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) QA Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Senior QA Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (7.58%) DBA
6 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.58%) Junior
7 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (57.58%) XML
2 23 (34.85%) Spring
2 23 (34.85%) Hibernate
3 18 (27.27%) CSS
3 18 (27.27%) HTML
4 14 (21.21%) Web Services
5 7 (10.61%) REST
5 7 (10.61%) OSGi
5 7 (10.61%) XSD
5 7 (10.61%) SOAP
6 5 (7.58%) CSS3
6 5 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (7.58%) GWT
6 5 (7.58%) jQuery
6 5 (7.58%) HTML5
7 1 (1.52%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) Internet of Things
2 2 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.52%) Physics
3 1 (1.52%) Open Source
3 1 (1.52%) CMDB
3 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Windows
2 11 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (7.58%) Solaris
4 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) Software Engineering
3 16 (24.24%) Scrum
4 15 (22.73%) OOD
5 13 (19.70%) OOA/OOD
6 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.12%) Change Management
8 7 (10.61%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.61%) Use Case
8 7 (10.61%) Database Tuning
8 7 (10.61%) Process Management
8 7 (10.61%) Information Security
8 7 (10.61%) Software Testing
8 7 (10.61%) SOA
8 7 (10.61%) UML
9 6 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 6 (9.09%) OO
9 6 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) SQL
2 31 (46.97%) Java
3 18 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.09%) VBScript
5 6 (9.09%) VB
5 6 (9.09%) VBA
6 3 (4.55%) C++
6 3 (4.55%) C
7 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.03%) Perl
7 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.03%) Python
8 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) ISEB
3 8 (12.12%) PhD
4 7 (10.61%) HND
5 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) QA
2 7 (10.61%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.55%) SLA
4 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Snort
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle RAC
3 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
3 1 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 44 (66.67%) Oracle
2 9 (13.64%) Cisco
3 6 (9.09%) Splunk
3 6 (9.09%) LogLogic
4 2 (3.03%) CA
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) BMC
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.52%) Broadcom
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