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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 52 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 15 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.50% 3.14% 2.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.72% 15.89% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 7
Average salary £20,000 £37,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.94% -22.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £33,700 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £53,500 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
172 107 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 28.71% 19.74% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 157 80 86
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Swindon

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 April 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%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (42.11%) HP
3 8 (42.11%) ITIL
4 7 (36.84%) Firewall
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) LAN
5 6 (31.58%) WAN
5 6 (31.58%) NetApp
6 5 (26.32%) Lotus
6 5 (26.32%) Sophos
6 5 (26.32%) IBM Notes
6 5 (26.32%) IBM Domino
6 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
6 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity Management
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) Solaris
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
8 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
3 1 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) SMTP
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) IT Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Graduate
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
2 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity Management
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Content Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Privacy
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) C
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) PHP 5
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) NetApp
4 5 (26.32%) Lotus
4 5 (26.32%) Sophos
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.26%) Zend
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago