Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 56 41
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 31 41 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.06% 3.60% 6.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.65% 17.23% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 77
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +7.14%
10th Percentile £6,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £57,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +27.66% -1.05% +5.56%

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

All Operating Systems
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 266 238 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 26.28% 20.90% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 243 208 266
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,600 £21,250 £21,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,750 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Bedfordshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Unix in Bedfordshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Bedfordshire

Unix
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +2 14 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Luton -6 11 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Bedford -4 2 £45,000 -16.28%
Unix
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 26 (83.87%) Linux
2 22 (70.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 22 (70.97%) Oracle
2 22 (70.97%) Oracle RMAN
2 22 (70.97%) Oracle RAC
2 22 (70.97%) Data Guard
2 22 (70.97%) Oracle Database
3 19 (61.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 19 (61.29%) Solaris
4 18 (58.06%) Configuration Management
5 16 (51.61%) Shell Script
6 13 (41.94%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (41.94%) Korn
6 13 (41.94%) Relational Database
7 12 (38.71%) Oracle Application Server
7 12 (38.71%) RDBMS
8 10 (32.26%) Perl
8 10 (32.26%) AWK
8 10 (32.26%) C-shell
8 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
8 10 (32.26%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (19.35%) Server Building
13 4 (12.90%) Ansible
13 4 (12.90%) GDPR
13 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (12.90%) EMC

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) 802.11
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) SSL
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) Oracle Database
2 13 (41.94%) Relational Database
3 12 (38.71%) RDBMS
4 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
9 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
9 2 (6.45%) Apache Kudu
9 2 (6.45%) Big Data
9 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
9 2 (6.45%) Impala
9 2 (6.45%) OLTP
10 1 (3.23%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Automotive
2 3 (9.68%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Local Government
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Administrator
2 16 (51.61%) DBA
2 16 (51.61%) Oracle DBA
2 16 (51.61%) Unix Administrator
3 10 (32.26%) Unix DBA
4 7 (22.58%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (19.35%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) AIX Technician
6 3 (9.68%) Linux Technician
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Technician
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning DBA
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) Kafka
3 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.23%) Ajax
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) LPAR
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Solaris
3 4 (12.90%) AIX
3 4 (12.90%) CentOS
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.90%) SUSE
3 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
4 3 (9.68%) Windows
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Configuration Management
2 13 (41.94%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (32.26%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (19.35%) Server Building
5 4 (12.90%) Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.90%) High Availability
5 4 (12.90%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Change Control
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
6 3 (9.68%) Database Tuning
6 3 (9.68%) Logistics
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Shell Script
2 13 (41.94%) Korn
3 10 (32.26%) AWK
3 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
3 10 (32.26%) C-shell
3 10 (32.26%) Perl
4 4 (12.90%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) LPIC
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CWNA
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (61.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (12.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (12.90%) PowerHA
3 2 (6.45%) Apache Flume
3 2 (6.45%) HDFS
4 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (70.97%) Data Guard
1 22 (70.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 22 (70.97%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (12.90%) Ansible
2 4 (12.90%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Oozie
4 1 (3.23%) Linux-HA
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) EMC
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft