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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 52 58 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -39
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 16 9 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.74% 1.79% 9.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.11% 9.09% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 52
Average salary £45,788 £25,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.15% -17.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,103 £38,500 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
122 99 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.85% 19.72% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 97 93 152
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 23 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Swindon

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 23 (54.76%) Oracle
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
3 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (45.24%) XML
5 17 (40.48%) Windows
6 14 (33.33%) Scrum
7 12 (28.57%) Degree
7 12 (28.57%) Linux
8 11 (26.19%) Java
9 10 (23.81%) Change Management
10 9 (21.43%) Firewall
10 9 (21.43%) Finance
10 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
10 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.43%) ISEB
10 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
11 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 8 (19.05%) Solaris
11 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
12 7 (16.67%) OO
12 7 (16.67%) VBScript
12 7 (16.67%) VB
12 7 (16.67%) VBA
13 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
13 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
14 5 (11.90%) Sourcefire
14 5 (11.90%) Spring
14 5 (11.90%) QA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4 (9.52%) Apache
1 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
4 3 (7.14%) SNMP
4 3 (7.14%) WAN
4 3 (7.14%) DHCP
4 3 (7.14%) DNS
4 3 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (2.38%) Internet
5 1 (2.38%) SAN
5 1 (2.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) DB2
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) OLAP
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) OLTP
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SoapUI
1 4 (9.52%) TestNG
1 4 (9.52%) Selenium
1 4 (9.52%) JUnit
1 4 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Products Support Engineer
1 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Security Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) IT Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Security Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) IT Security Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) QA Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Security Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior QA Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Junior
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Junior Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) XML
2 5 (11.90%) Spring
2 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
2 5 (11.90%) CSS
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
2 5 (11.90%) Web Services
3 4 (9.52%) REST
3 4 (9.52%) SOAP
4 3 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) XSD
5 1 (2.38%) POSIX
5 1 (2.38%) GWT
5 1 (2.38%) jQuery
5 1 (2.38%) HTML5
5 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.38%) CSS3
5 1 (2.38%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.38%) Replication
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) CMDB
2 1 (2.38%) Open Source
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Linux
3 8 (19.05%) Solaris
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.90%) Windows 2000
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) Scrum
3 10 (23.81%) Change Management
4 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 7 (16.67%) OO
6 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 5 (11.90%) OOD
7 5 (11.90%) Coaching
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.52%) Use Case
8 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.52%) ITIL
8 4 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (9.52%) SOA
8 4 (9.52%) Process Management
8 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.52%) Information Security
9 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) Java
3 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
4 7 (16.67%) VBScript
4 7 (16.67%) VB
4 7 (16.67%) VBA
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) ISEB
3 4 (9.52%) CISSP
4 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.14%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) MBA
5 1 (2.38%) HND
5 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 3 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.38%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.90%) Sourcefire
3 5 (11.90%) Crossbeam
3 5 (11.90%) Blue Coat
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco
3 5 (11.90%) Juniper
3 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
3 5 (11.90%) F5
4 3 (7.14%) Sun
5 1 (2.38%) BMC
5 1 (2.38%) NetApp
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 38,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 18 days ago