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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 59 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unix 8 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.43% 2.55% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.65% 12.10% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 7
Average salary £33,500 £51,576 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.04% +58.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,204 £51,576 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
172 124 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 30.71% 21.05% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 163 96 85
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £22,270
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 11 February 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Swindon

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 8 (42.11%) PHP
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) NetApp
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) LAN
5 7 (36.84%) WAN
5 7 (36.84%) DNS
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (31.58%) WFM
6 6 (31.58%) Network Security
6 6 (31.58%) Blue Coat
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco UCCE
6 6 (31.58%) F5
6 6 (31.58%) Nimsoft
6 6 (31.58%) Splunk
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (31.58%) Verint
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity Management
6 6 (31.58%) CA Spectrum
6 6 (31.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (31.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (26.32%) IBM Domino
1 5 (26.32%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) LAN
2 7 (36.84%) WAN
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco ISE
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (31.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (31.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (31.58%) Network Security
3 6 (31.58%) PSTN
4 5 (26.32%) Internet
5 2 (10.53%) HTTP
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) FTP
6 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) SMTP
6 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.53%) Multimedia
5 1 (5.26%) Automotive
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) IT Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Network Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Security Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) jQuery
1 2 (10.53%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (26.32%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (21.05%) Online Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
2 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity Management
2 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (31.58%) WFM
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (21.05%) B2B
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Content Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Privacy
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) PHP
3 6 (31.58%) Perl
3 6 (31.58%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) PHP 5
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCNP
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCIE
3 2 (10.53%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) CA Spectrum
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco UCCE
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco UCCX
1 6 (31.58%) Endace
1 6 (31.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) NetApp
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Blue Coat
3 6 (31.58%) CA
3 6 (31.58%) F5
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) Intel
3 6 (31.58%) Intel Security
3 6 (31.58%) Juniper
3 6 (31.58%) Lancope
3 6 (31.58%) Nimsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Palo Alto
3 6 (31.58%) Sophos
3 6 (31.58%) Splunk
3 6 (31.58%) Verint
4 5 (26.32%) Lotus
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Zend
6 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
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