The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 24 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 10 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 6.17% 1.10% 6.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.74% 4.88% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 13
Average salary £37,500 £19,000 £74,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.36% -74.49%
UK excluding London average salary £43,548 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.86% -
UNIX
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 41 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 28.40% 22.65% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 63
Average salary £33,250 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.19% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £74,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

UNIX
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Uxbridge region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Uxbridge

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 8 (42.11%) Retail
3 8 (42.11%) Wireshark
4 6 (31.58%) German Language
4 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
5 5 (26.32%) VMware
5 5 (26.32%) MySQL
5 5 (26.32%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) XSLT
5 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
5 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
6 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (21.05%) SaaS
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
6 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
6 4 (21.05%) REST

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 4 (21.05%) Liferay
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) JBoss
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 4 (21.05%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
1 8 (42.11%) Wireshark
2 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.26%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
3 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
1 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
1 4 (21.05%) Ant
1 4 (21.05%) Log4j
2 1 (5.26%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.26%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 6 (31.58%) German Language
3 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Applications Support
3 8 (42.11%) Support Analyst
3 8 (42.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (21.05%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) XML
1 5 (26.32%) XSLT
2 4 (21.05%) HTML5
2 4 (21.05%) REST
2 4 (21.05%) Spring Integration
2 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
2 4 (21.05%) jQuery
2 4 (21.05%) JSON
2 4 (21.05%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) Ajax
2 4 (21.05%) XSD
2 4 (21.05%) XSL
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) J2EE
2 4 (21.05%) EJB
2 4 (21.05%) JSP
2 4 (21.05%) Servlets
2 4 (21.05%) Struts
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
1 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
2 4 (21.05%) CCTV
2 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
2 4 (21.05%) EPoS
3 1 (5.26%) SystemC
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Physics
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
1 4 (21.05%) SDLC
1 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (21.05%) Use Case
1 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (21.05%) System Testing
1 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
1 4 (21.05%) UML
1 4 (21.05%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
1 4 (21.05%) SOA
1 4 (21.05%) ETL
1 4 (21.05%) Migration
1 4 (21.05%) B2B
1 4 (21.05%) B2C
2 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
2 1 (5.26%) Memory Management
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (5.26%) High Availability
2 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) XPath
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
3 4 (21.05%) XQuery
4 1 (5.26%) ANSI C
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Fortran
4 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.26%) Renesas
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) EMC