Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 101 94
Rank change year-on-year -26 -7 -28
Permanent jobs citing Unix 47 72 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.67% 2.62% 2.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.97% 9.51% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 70
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +37.50%
10th Percentile £30,400 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £59,125 £85,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +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 590 757 1,040
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.97% 27.58% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 537 646 793
Oxfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £24,345
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -7 25 £50,000 +21.21% 10
Abingdon -7 3 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Thame - 3 £55,000 -
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 44 (93.62%) Linux
2 22 (46.81%) Python
3 18 (38.30%) Configuration Management
4 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
4 15 (31.91%) Bash Shell
5 13 (27.66%) DevOps
5 13 (27.66%) Perl
6 12 (25.53%) C++
6 12 (25.53%) Windows
6 12 (25.53%) Mentoring
7 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (23.40%) Ruby
7 11 (23.40%) Firewall
8 10 (21.28%) Puppet
9 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (19.15%) MySQL
9 9 (19.15%) C#
10 8 (17.02%) PHP
10 8 (17.02%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 7 (14.89%) Analytics
11 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
11 7 (14.89%) Java
11 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
11 7 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (12.77%) VMware
12 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
12 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (12.77%) C
12 6 (12.77%) Android
12 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) lighttpd
2 1 (2.13%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (6.38%) GitHub
4 2 (4.26%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) DHCP
2 4 (8.51%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) IPsec
2 4 (8.51%) IPv6
2 4 (8.51%) OpenVPN
2 4 (8.51%) SSH
2 4 (8.51%) SSL
3 3 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (6.38%) LAN
3 3 (6.38%) Network Security
3 3 (6.38%) VPN
4 2 (4.26%) HTTP
4 2 (4.26%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.26%) IPv4
4 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.13%) OSPF
5 1 (2.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) MySQL
2 7 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.38%) Big Data
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) Redis
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) GIS
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) CircleCI
4 1 (2.13%) Codeship
4 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.38%) Games
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Publishing
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Developer
3 8 (17.02%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) iOS Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Mobile Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Objective-C Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Objective-C Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Security Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) LDAP
2 4 (8.51%) Cocoa
3 3 (6.38%) LAMP
4 2 (4.26%) .NET
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.26%) Django
4 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 2 (4.26%) HTML5
4 2 (4.26%) PostGIS
5 1 (2.13%) Flask
5 1 (2.13%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (2.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.13%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 44 (93.62%) Linux
2 12 (25.53%) Windows
3 6 (12.77%) Android
3 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.38%) CentOS
4 3 (6.38%) FreeBSD
5 2 (4.26%) Solaris
5 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.13%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Configuration Management
2 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
3 13 (27.66%) DevOps
4 12 (25.53%) Mentoring
5 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.02%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 7 (14.89%) Analytics
8 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.77%) Data Analytics
9 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (10.64%) Open Source
9 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.51%) Coaching
10 4 (8.51%) iOS Development
10 4 (8.51%) Mobile Development
10 4 (8.51%) OWASP
10 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
11 3 (6.38%) Change Control
11 3 (6.38%) People Management
11 3 (6.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) Python
2 15 (31.91%) Bash Shell
3 13 (27.66%) Perl
4 12 (25.53%) C++
5 11 (23.40%) Ruby
6 9 (19.15%) C#
7 8 (17.02%) PHP
8 7 (14.89%) Java
8 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
8 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
9 6 (12.77%) C
10 5 (10.64%) C-shell
11 4 (8.51%) Apple Swift
11 4 (8.51%) Kotlin
11 4 (8.51%) Objective-C
12 3 (6.38%) SQL
13 2 (4.26%) XAML
14 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) CEH
1 4 (8.51%) CISSP
2 3 (6.38%) CISM
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) GIAC
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.26%) MCSE
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Postfix
2 1 (2.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) Puppet
2 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.64%) ZABBIX
4 3 (6.38%) Ansible
4 3 (6.38%) Nagios
5 2 (4.26%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.13%) Cacti
6 1 (2.13%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) VMware
2 5 (10.64%) Juniper
2 5 (10.64%) SolarWinds
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle
5 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) Google
6 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto