Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 91 124
Rank change year-on-year -32 +33 -54
Permanent jobs citing Unix 58 78 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.96% 2.91% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.96% 8.66% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 52 61 41
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,250 £68,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 647 901 1,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.89% 33.66% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 551 781 802
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £64,875
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% - +3.75%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -14 23 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Abingdon -8 6 £50,000 +51.52% 1
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 30 (51.72%) Linux
2 24 (41.38%) Python
2 24 (41.38%) Firewall
3 20 (34.48%) Software Engineering
4 19 (32.76%) Penetration Testing
5 18 (31.03%) C++
6 14 (24.14%) Bash Shell
7 13 (22.41%) Big Data
7 13 (22.41%) CEH
7 13 (22.41%) Incident Management
7 13 (22.41%) Configuration Management
8 12 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (18.97%) Degree
9 11 (18.97%) C
10 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (15.52%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (12.07%) Migration
12 7 (12.07%) VPN
12 7 (12.07%) DNS
12 7 (12.07%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (12.07%) Deep Learning
12 7 (12.07%) Atlassian
12 7 (12.07%) CentOS
12 7 (12.07%) OWASP
12 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
12 7 (12.07%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (12.07%) Ethical Hacking
12 7 (12.07%) Security Operations
12 7 (12.07%) Security Operations Centre
12 7 (12.07%) DevOps

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:

Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.90%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (41.38%) Firewall
2 7 (12.07%) DNS
2 7 (12.07%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (12.07%) VPN
3 5 (8.62%) Network Security
4 4 (6.90%) BGP
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (5.17%) IPsec
5 3 (5.17%) OpenVPN
5 3 (5.17%) OSPF
5 3 (5.17%) SSH
5 3 (5.17%) SSL
5 3 (5.17%) VLAN
6 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) Big Data
2 6 (10.34%) GIS
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
1 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.45%) ERwin
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Analyst
1 19 (32.76%) Security Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Software Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Incident Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Security Incident Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Python Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Application Security Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Applications Tester
6 6 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Penetration Tester
6 6 (10.34%) Security Penetration Tester
6 6 (10.34%) Security Tester
6 6 (10.34%) Tester
7 5 (8.62%) Administrator
7 5 (8.62%) DBA
7 5 (8.62%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Systems Support
7 5 (8.62%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Castor
2 3 (5.17%) LDAP
2 3 (5.17%) SAML
3 2 (3.45%) NumPy
3 2 (3.45%) Pandas
4 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Clustering
2 5 (8.62%) Replication
2 5 (8.62%) Spread Betting
3 2 (3.45%) Fintech
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.72%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 30 (51.72%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) CentOS
3 2 (3.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.72%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Software Engineering
2 19 (32.76%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (22.41%) Configuration Management
3 13 (22.41%) Incident Management
4 12 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (15.52%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (12.07%) Deep Learning
6 7 (12.07%) DevOps
6 7 (12.07%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
6 7 (12.07%) Migration
6 7 (12.07%) OWASP
6 7 (12.07%) Security Operations
7 6 (10.34%) Analytics
7 6 (10.34%) Big Data Analytics
7 6 (10.34%) Data Analytics
7 6 (10.34%) Image Processing
7 6 (10.34%) Remote Sensing
7 6 (10.34%) Security Patching
7 6 (10.34%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) Python
2 18 (31.03%) C++
3 14 (24.14%) Bash Shell
4 11 (18.97%) C
5 5 (8.62%) Perl
6 2 (3.45%) Java
6 2 (3.45%) R
6 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) CEH
2 11 (18.97%) Degree
3 6 (10.34%) CISSP
3 6 (10.34%) CSSLP
3 6 (10.34%) SANS
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.90%) CCNA
5 4 (6.90%) MCSE
5 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) CCNP
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (10.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (8.62%) Data Guard
3 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Atlassian
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) Sophos
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco
3 4 (6.90%) Juniper
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) Palo Alto