Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 91 76
Rank change year-on-year -25 -15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unix 50 86 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.90% 2.86% 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.94% 11.59% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 57 75
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,300 £23,625 £29,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £69,000 £95,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 630 742 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.97% 24.64% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 564 603 724
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +0.56% +11.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,100 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Oxfordshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Unix in Oxfordshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Oxfordshire

Unix
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Oxford -13 29 £65,000 +30.00% 9
Thame - 3 £55,000 -
Abingdon -1 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Banbury -16 1 - -
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 47 (94.00%) Linux
2 24 (48.00%) Python
3 18 (36.00%) Configuration Management
3 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (34.00%) Ruby
4 17 (34.00%) MySQL
4 17 (34.00%) Bash Shell
5 15 (30.00%) Perl
6 14 (28.00%) C#
6 14 (28.00%) Mentoring
7 13 (26.00%) Puppet
7 13 (26.00%) C++
7 13 (26.00%) Java
7 13 (26.00%) PHP
7 13 (26.00%) Windows
7 13 (26.00%) Computer Science
7 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (24.00%) DevOps
9 11 (22.00%) Apple iOS
9 11 (22.00%) Android
10 10 (20.00%) Firewall
10 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
11 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (18.00%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (16.00%) Cocoa
12 8 (16.00%) Objective-C
12 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (16.00%) Mobile Development
12 8 (16.00%) Apple Swift

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (4.00%) Apache
1 2 (4.00%) IIS
1 2 (4.00%) nginx
2 1 (2.00%) lighttpd
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (6.00%) GitHub
4 2 (4.00%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) DHCP
2 4 (8.00%) DNS
2 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 4 (8.00%) IPv6
3 3 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (6.00%) IPsec
3 3 (6.00%) LAN
3 3 (6.00%) OpenVPN
3 3 (6.00%) SSH
3 3 (6.00%) SSL
3 3 (6.00%) VPN
4 2 (4.00%) HTTP
4 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.00%) IPv4
4 2 (4.00%) Network Security
4 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) MySQL
2 9 (18.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.00%) Redis
4 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.00%) Big Data
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.00%) GIS
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.00%) Codeship
3 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (8.00%) Games
2 3 (6.00%) Publishing
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Software Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Applications Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Applications Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) iOS Developer
4 8 (16.00%) iOS Software Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Mobile Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Objective-C Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Objective-C Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Administrator
5 7 (14.00%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (12.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) Cocoa
2 5 (10.00%) LDAP
3 4 (8.00%) LAMP
4 3 (6.00%) Django
4 3 (6.00%) HTML
5 2 (4.00%) .NET
5 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.00%) HTML5
5 2 (4.00%) PostGIS
6 1 (2.00%) CSS
6 1 (2.00%) Flask
6 1 (2.00%) jQuery
6 1 (2.00%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (2.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.00%) Replication
4 2 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.00%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (94.00%) Linux
2 13 (26.00%) Windows
3 11 (22.00%) Android
3 11 (22.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (12.00%) FreeBSD
5 4 (8.00%) Solaris
5 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Configuration Management
1 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (28.00%) Mentoring
3 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (24.00%) DevOps
5 8 (16.00%) Coaching
5 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (16.00%) iOS Development
5 8 (16.00%) Mobile Development
5 8 (16.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 7 (14.00%) Analytics
7 6 (12.00%) Data Analytics
8 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.00%) OWASP
9 4 (8.00%) Scrum
9 4 (8.00%) Statistics
10 3 (6.00%) ISMS
10 3 (6.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) Python
2 17 (34.00%) Bash Shell
2 17 (34.00%) Ruby
3 15 (30.00%) Perl
4 14 (28.00%) C#
5 13 (26.00%) C++
5 13 (26.00%) Java
5 13 (26.00%) PHP
6 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (16.00%) Apple Swift
7 8 (16.00%) Kotlin
7 8 (16.00%) Objective-C
8 5 (10.00%) C-shell
9 4 (8.00%) C
9 4 (8.00%) SQL
10 2 (4.00%) XAML
11 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) CEH
2 4 (8.00%) CISSP
3 3 (6.00%) CISM
3 3 (6.00%) GIAC
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) Postfix
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Docker
3 1 (2.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) Puppet
2 6 (12.00%) Ansible
2 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.00%) ZABBIX
4 3 (6.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (6.00%) Nagios
5 1 (2.00%) Cacti
5 1 (2.00%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.00%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.00%) Packer
5 1 (2.00%) Salt
5 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) VMware
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (8.00%) Juniper
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco
4 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) Google
6 1 (2.00%) New Relic