Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 81 66
Rank change year-on-year -1 -15 +52
Permanent jobs citing Unix 81 104 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.94% 3.38% 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.95% 10.36% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 53 73 118
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £70,500 £95,000 £57,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 678 1004 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.58% 32.64% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 560 775 709
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,600 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £67,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.71% +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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 -1 32 £48,750 -11.36% 7
Banbury +7 18 £55,000 -31.25%
Abingdon +23 13 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Wallingford - 1 £37,500 -
Unix
South East

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

1 62 (76.54%) Linux
2 35 (43.21%) Security Cleared
3 34 (41.98%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (41.98%) C
4 29 (35.80%) SS7
4 29 (35.80%) Telecoms
4 29 (35.80%) Network Design
4 29 (35.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 29 (35.80%) Data Centre
4 29 (35.80%) DV Cleared
5 27 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 23 (28.40%) Mentoring
7 20 (24.69%) Degree
8 19 (23.46%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (23.46%) Radio Access Network
8 19 (23.46%) Ethernet
9 18 (22.22%) Python
9 18 (22.22%) Smartphone
9 18 (22.22%) Android
9 18 (22.22%) VoLTE
10 17 (20.99%) Computer Science
11 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (17.28%) Web Services
13 13 (16.05%) Bash Shell
14 11 (13.58%) Windows
14 11 (13.58%) Firewall
15 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
15 10 (12.35%) Docker
15 10 (12.35%) DevOps
16 9 (11.11%) Task Automation

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 3 (3.70%) Drupal
2 2 (2.47%) nginx
3 1 (1.23%) Apache
3 1 (1.23%) JBoss
3 1 (1.23%) lighttpd
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.17%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.17%) Amazon S3
3 5 (6.17%) SaaS
4 3 (3.70%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.47%) Route 53
5 2 (2.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (35.80%) SS7
2 19 (23.46%) Ethernet
2 19 (23.46%) Radio Access Network
3 18 (22.22%) VoLTE
4 11 (13.58%) Firewall
5 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
6 9 (11.11%) DNS
6 9 (11.11%) Network Security
7 8 (9.88%) BGP
8 7 (8.64%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (8.64%) VPN
9 3 (3.70%) LDAP
10 2 (2.47%) DHCP
10 2 (2.47%) HTTP
10 2 (2.47%) Internet
10 2 (2.47%) SSL
11 1 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.23%) Junos
11 1 (1.23%) OSPF
11 1 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.17%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
4 2 (2.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.23%) JIRA
3 1 (1.23%) TestLink
3 1 (1.23%) TestRail
General
1 29 (35.80%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.41%) Legal
3 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.70%) Electronics
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) Core Network Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) IP Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) IP Network Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) RAN Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) VoLTE Engineer
3 11 (13.58%) Consultant
3 11 (13.58%) Security Consultant
3 11 (13.58%) Telecoms Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Juniper Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Senior Security Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) Web Services
2 6 (7.41%) Django
3 4 (4.94%) Catalyst
4 3 (3.70%) LAMP
5 2 (2.47%) Middleware
6 1 (1.23%) .NET
6 1 (1.23%) Apache CXF
6 1 (1.23%) CSS
6 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.23%) HTML
6 1 (1.23%) jQuery
6 1 (1.23%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.23%) SAML
6 1 (1.23%) Spring
6 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (35.80%) Data Centre
2 18 (22.22%) Smartphone
3 17 (20.99%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.64%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (7.41%) Cybercrime
5 6 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (4.94%) Life Science
6 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.70%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.23%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 62 (76.54%) Linux
2 18 (22.22%) Android
3 11 (13.58%) Windows
4 6 (7.41%) AIX
4 6 (7.41%) Mac OS
4 6 (7.41%) Solaris
5 2 (2.47%) CentOS
6 1 (1.23%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) Cybersecurity
2 29 (35.80%) Network Design
2 29 (35.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 27 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 23 (28.40%) Mentoring
5 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.35%) DevOps
7 9 (11.11%) Task Automation
7 9 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
8 8 (9.88%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.64%) Change Management
9 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.64%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (8.64%) Web Filtering
10 6 (7.41%) Coaching
10 6 (7.41%) Malware Analysis
10 6 (7.41%) Presales
10 6 (7.41%) Security Operations
10 6 (7.41%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.98%) C
2 18 (22.22%) Python
3 13 (16.05%) Bash Shell
4 8 (9.88%) C++
4 8 (9.88%) Java
5 7 (8.64%) Perl
6 3 (3.70%) PHP
7 2 (2.47%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.23%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.23%) C#
8 1 (1.23%) Delphi
8 1 (1.23%) Fortran
8 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.23%) Korn
8 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.23%) Pascal
8 1 (1.23%) SQL
8 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (43.21%) Security Cleared
2 29 (35.80%) DV Cleared
3 20 (24.69%) Degree
4 7 (8.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (7.41%) GCFA
5 6 (7.41%) GCFE
5 6 (7.41%) GCIH
5 6 (7.41%) GREM
5 6 (7.41%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.70%) CCNP
6 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) PMO
2 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) Postfix
2 1 (1.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Nagios
2 6 (7.41%) SCOM
3 4 (4.94%) Ansible
3 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.70%) Terraform
5 1 (1.23%) Cacti
5 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Juniper
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.64%) Sophos
3 6 (7.41%) HP
3 6 (7.41%) Palo Alto
3 6 (7.41%) SolarWinds
4 5 (6.17%) Sun
5 3 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.23%) Huawei
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle