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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 39 35 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 34 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.87% 6.31% 8.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.52% 32.79% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 32
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
158 122 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 22.64% 19.24% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 120 100 105
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,270 £20,000
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 30 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Swindon

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 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 (69.84%) Oracle
2 38 (60.32%) XML
3 34 (53.97%) SQL
4 31 (49.21%) Java
5 23 (36.51%) Windows
5 23 (36.51%) Hibernate
5 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (36.51%) Spring
6 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 18 (28.57%) CSS
7 18 (28.57%) HTML
7 18 (28.57%) Shell Script
8 17 (26.98%) Computer Science
8 17 (26.98%) Finance
9 16 (25.40%) Subversion
9 16 (25.40%) JUnit
9 16 (25.40%) Apache
9 16 (25.40%) Tomcat
10 15 (23.81%) OOD
10 15 (23.81%) Scrum
11 14 (22.22%) Web Services
11 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
12 13 (20.63%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (15.87%) Unit Testing
14 9 (14.29%) Degree
14 9 (14.29%) ISEB
14 9 (14.29%) Linux
15 8 (12.70%) PhD
15 8 (12.70%) Change Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (25.40%) Apache
1 16 (25.40%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (9.52%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.59%) SNMP
2 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.11%) DB2
3 7 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) JUnit
1 16 (25.40%) Subversion
2 8 (12.70%) SoapUI
3 7 (11.11%) TestNG
3 7 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.59%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Developer
1 17 (26.98%) Java Developer
2 12 (19.05%) Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.70%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Products Support Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.94%) DBA
6 5 (7.94%) Junior
6 5 (7.94%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (6.35%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (60.32%) XML
2 23 (36.51%) Hibernate
2 23 (36.51%) Spring
3 18 (28.57%) HTML
3 18 (28.57%) CSS
4 14 (22.22%) Web Services
5 7 (11.11%) XSD
5 7 (11.11%) OSGi
5 7 (11.11%) REST
5 7 (11.11%) SOAP
6 5 (7.94%) GWT
6 5 (7.94%) jQuery
6 5 (7.94%) HTML5
6 5 (7.94%) CSS3
6 5 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.59%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.59%) CMDB
2 1 (1.59%) Open Source
2 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.59%) Grid Computing
2 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 9 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Solaris
4 1 (1.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 15 (23.81%) Scrum
3 15 (23.81%) OOD
4 13 (20.63%) OOA/OOD
5 10 (15.87%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.70%) Change Management
7 7 (11.11%) UML
7 7 (11.11%) Process Management
7 7 (11.11%) SOA
7 7 (11.11%) Information Security
7 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 7 (11.11%) Use Case
7 7 (11.11%) Database Tuning
7 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (9.52%) OO
8 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) SQL
2 31 (49.21%) Java
3 18 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.52%) VBScript
5 6 (9.52%) VB
5 6 (9.52%) VBA
6 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.59%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) ISEB
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) PhD
3 7 (11.11%) HND
4 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
2 7 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.76%) SLA
4 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Snort
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.59%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.59%) Netcool
2 1 (1.59%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.59%) Nessus
2 1 (1.59%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 44 (69.84%) Oracle
2 6 (9.52%) Splunk
2 6 (9.52%) LogLogic
2 6 (9.52%) Cisco
3 1 (1.59%) IBM
3 1 (1.59%) HP
3 1 (1.59%) BMC
3 1 (1.59%) SAP
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago