Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 90 79
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 44 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.76% 1.78% 2.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.29% 6.57% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 47
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.39% -1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £18,750 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £52,350
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +14.86%

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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 331 396 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 20.75% 27.05% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 275 357 367
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +0.63% +18.96%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,450 £61,250 £62,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% +14.29%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 24 (54.55%) Linux
2 19 (43.18%) Degree
3 17 (38.64%) Firewall
4 16 (36.36%) Network Security
4 16 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 15 (34.09%) Juniper
6 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
6 13 (29.55%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (27.27%) Python
8 11 (25.00%) BGP
8 11 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
9 10 (22.73%) Web Services
9 10 (22.73%) Perl
9 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (20.45%) Nagios
10 9 (20.45%) Cisco
10 9 (20.45%) CCNP
10 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (18.18%) Web Filtering
11 8 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 8 (18.18%) VPN
11 8 (18.18%) DNS
11 8 (18.18%) Change Management
11 8 (18.18%) CentOS
11 8 (18.18%) OWASP

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 6 (13.64%) nginx
2 3 (6.82%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) lighttpd
3 2 (4.55%) JBoss
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.27%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) Firewall
2 16 (36.36%) Network Security
3 11 (25.00%) BGP
4 8 (18.18%) DNS
4 8 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 8 (18.18%) VPN
5 6 (13.64%) LDAP
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (6.82%) IPsec
6 3 (6.82%) Junos
6 3 (6.82%) OpenVPN
6 3 (6.82%) OSPF
6 3 (6.82%) SSH
6 3 (6.82%) SSL
6 3 (6.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (11.36%) Legal
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 15 (34.09%) Network Security Engineer
2 15 (34.09%) Security Engineer
3 13 (29.55%) Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Consultant
4 10 (22.73%) Security Consultant
5 9 (20.45%) Juniper Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Senior Security Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 5 (11.36%) Juniper Consultant
8 5 (11.36%) Network Consultant
8 5 (11.36%) Network Security Consultant
8 5 (11.36%) Security Incident Consultant
8 5 (11.36%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (11.36%) Senior Network Consultant
8 5 (11.36%) Senior Network Security Consultant
8 5 (11.36%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) Web Services
2 6 (13.64%) Catalyst
3 3 (6.82%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (6.82%) SAML
4 2 (4.55%) Apache CXF
4 2 (4.55%) CSS
4 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.55%) HTML
4 2 (4.55%) jQuery
4 2 (4.55%) Spring
5 1 (2.27%) LAMP
5 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.64%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (11.36%) Cybercrime
4 3 (6.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) CentOS
3 6 (13.64%) Windows
4 5 (11.36%) Mac OS
5 3 (6.82%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 13 (29.55%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 11 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
5 8 (18.18%) Change Control
5 8 (18.18%) Change Management
5 8 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (18.18%) OWASP
5 8 (18.18%) Statistics
5 8 (18.18%) Web Filtering
6 6 (13.64%) DevOps
6 6 (13.64%) ITIL
6 6 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 6 (13.64%) Security Operations
6 6 (13.64%) Service Design
6 6 (13.64%) Task Automation
6 6 (13.64%) Time Management
7 5 (11.36%) Creative Thinking
7 5 (11.36%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) Python
2 10 (22.73%) Perl
3 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 7 (15.91%) Java
5 6 (13.64%) C
6 4 (9.09%) C++
7 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.55%) Korn
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Degree
2 9 (20.45%) CCNP
2 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (11.36%) GCFA
4 5 (11.36%) GCFE
4 5 (11.36%) GCIH
4 5 (11.36%) GREM
4 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
1 3 (6.82%) Postfix
1 3 (6.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) Nagios
2 6 (13.64%) SCOM
3 3 (6.82%) Cacti
3 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.27%) Ansible
4 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Juniper
2 9 (20.45%) Cisco
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.64%) Palo Alto
4 6 (13.64%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.82%) Sun
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint