The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 68 51
Rank change year-on-year +7 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 16 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.31% 1.54% 4.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.96% 4.57% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 23
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £45,000 £52,000
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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 201 219 213
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 29.00% 33.74% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 192 192 173
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Unix
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Unix in Oxford

Unix
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Oxford over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Degree
3 10 (31.25%) Python
4 9 (28.13%) C
4 9 (28.13%) C++
4 9 (28.13%) Java
5 7 (21.88%) Perl
5 7 (21.88%) OO
5 7 (21.88%) Windows
5 7 (21.88%) VMware
5 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
5 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
5 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
6 6 (18.75%) Ruby
6 6 (18.75%) OOD
7 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) Embedded C
7 5 (15.63%) C#
7 5 (15.63%) Electronics
7 5 (15.63%) Physics
7 5 (15.63%) Algorithms
8 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 4 (12.50%) Network Security
8 4 (12.50%) Qt
8 4 (12.50%) Spring
8 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.50%) Information Security

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) lighttpd
3 1 (3.13%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.13%) Heroku
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
2 4 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) LDAP
4 1 (3.13%) Modbus
4 1 (3.13%) RS-485
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) OLAP
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) InfluxDB
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) JUnit
1 2 (6.25%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.13%) Ant
2 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Mockito
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.13%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 5 (15.63%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.13%) Automotive
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Administrator
2 11 (34.38%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Junior
4 6 (18.75%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) IT Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) IT Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) IT Technician
7 2 (6.25%) Mac Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Mac Technician
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Qt
1 4 (12.50%) Spring
1 4 (12.50%) Struts
2 3 (9.38%) JSP
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) Behat
3 2 (6.25%) Doctrine
3 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.25%) J2EE
3 2 (6.25%) Java EE
3 2 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.13%) JSF
4 1 (3.13%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.13%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.13%) Struts2
4 1 (3.13%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
1 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.38%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.13%) CentOS
4 1 (3.13%) FreeBSD
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (21.88%) OO
2 6 (18.75%) OOD
3 5 (15.63%) Physics
4 4 (12.50%) Information Security
4 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
5 3 (9.38%) Security Management
5 3 (9.38%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.25%) BDD
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Product Management
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Python
2 9 (28.13%) C
2 9 (28.13%) C++
2 9 (28.13%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
3 7 (21.88%) Perl
4 6 (18.75%) Ruby
5 5 (15.63%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) Embedded C
6 4 (12.50%) Embedded C++
6 4 (12.50%) SQL
7 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.25%) PHP
9 1 (3.13%) Delphi
9 1 (3.13%) Fortran
9 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.13%) Pascal
9 1 (3.13%) Scala
9 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) Firmware
3 2 (6.25%) Docker
4 1 (3.13%) Postfix
4 1 (3.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Cacti
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) EMC
4 3 (9.38%) Apple
5 2 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
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