The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 29 31
Permanent jobs citing Unix 0 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 4.30% 4.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 15.69% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 9
Median salary - £46,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 39 51 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 30.47% 27.42% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 42
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Bedford

Unix
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Bedford.

Salary trend for Unix in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) LPAR
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) PowerHA
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) LPIC
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) SailPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Linux-HA
4 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Design

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) AIX Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Management Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Presales Solution Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) SailPoint
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) LPAR
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) HACMP
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) AIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) LPIC
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) PowerHA
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Linux-HA
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Intel
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) VMware