Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 51 35
Rank change year-on-year -11 -16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Unix 32 74 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.95% 4.60% 6.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.76% 27.61% 24.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 56 120
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £36,225
90th Percentile £60,500 £65,000 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 203 268 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.73% 16.68% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 178 242 496
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,775 £23,425 £25,125
90th Percentile £59,125 £61,800 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year - +1.80% +4.38%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -17 15 £55,000 +10.00%
Luton +10 11 £50,000 +25.00%
Bedford +6 2 £53,750 -6.52%
Unix
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 24 (75.00%) Oracle
2 21 (65.63%) Windows
3 19 (59.38%) Linux
3 19 (59.38%) VMware
4 16 (50.00%) Data Security
5 14 (43.75%) Finance
5 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (43.75%) Citrix
6 12 (37.50%) Cisco
6 12 (37.50%) Solaris
7 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
8 10 (31.25%) Java
8 10 (31.25%) Firewall
9 9 (28.13%) SQL
9 9 (28.13%) DevOps
10 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
11 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
11 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
11 7 (21.88%) Banking
11 7 (21.88%) Application Virtualisation
11 7 (21.88%) Ansible
12 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
12 6 (18.75%) .NET
12 6 (18.75%) SAN
13 5 (15.63%) Perl
13 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
13 5 (15.63%) SLA
13 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
13 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
13 5 (15.63%) Java EE

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 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.50%) JBoss
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) GitHub
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.38%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (3.13%) DHCP
5 1 (3.13%) LDAP
5 1 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Ant
2 3 (9.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Gradle
2 3 (9.38%) Maven
2 3 (9.38%) Subversion
2 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
2 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Architect
2 10 (31.25%) Technical Architect
3 9 (28.13%) Unix Architect
4 6 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Architect
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Junior
6 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Specialist
7 3 (9.38%) Citrix Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Junior DevOps
7 3 (9.38%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Release Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 3 (9.38%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) Java EE
3 4 (12.50%) J2EE
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.38%) JSON
4 3 (9.38%) Middleware
4 3 (9.38%) REST
5 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
5 1 (3.13%) Struts
5 1 (3.13%) Web Services
5 1 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (3.13%) XSL
5 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.38%) iSeries
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (6.25%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (6.25%) EMC VNX
2 2 (6.25%) PKI
2 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.25%) Symmetrix
3 1 (3.13%) Fintech
3 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Linux
3 12 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (9.38%) AIX
5 2 (6.25%) Android
5 2 (6.25%) CentOS
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Data Security
2 9 (28.13%) DevOps
3 7 (21.88%) Application Virtualisation
4 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (15.63%) Presales
4 5 (15.63%) Task Automation
4 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) Software Deployment
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Release Management
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Data Management
7 2 (6.25%) Operations Management
7 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
5 5 (15.63%) Perl
5 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.50%) Python
7 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
7 3 (9.38%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) BeanShell
8 1 (3.13%) Bourne shell
8 1 (3.13%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
2 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.38%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Ansible
2 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (3.13%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Oracle
2 19 (59.38%) VMware
3 14 (43.75%) Citrix
4 12 (37.50%) Cisco
5 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) F5
6 3 (9.38%) Nokia
6 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.25%) Brocade
7 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.25%) Clearswift
7 2 (6.25%) EMC
7 2 (6.25%) Veritas
8 1 (3.13%) BMC
8 1 (3.13%) Informatica
8 1 (3.13%) Intel
8 1 (3.13%) Thales
8 1 (3.13%) VocaLink