Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 109 55
Rank change year-on-year +7 -54 +79
Permanent jobs citing Unix 71 73 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.54% 2.36% 4.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.74% 7.13% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49 53 119
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% +21.29%
10th Percentile £32,100 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,000 £73,750 £55,650
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +3.45%

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 812 1024 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 29.08% 33.04% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 703 784 686
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,350 £24,345 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 23 August 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 23 August 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
Banbury +10 25 £50,000 - 1
Oxford -10 22 £41,250 -25.00% 5
Abingdon +36 4 £33,000 -17.50% 3
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 65 (91.55%) Linux
2 47 (66.20%) Security Cleared
3 42 (59.15%) Cybersecurity
4 41 (57.75%) Data Centre
4 41 (57.75%) DV Cleared
4 41 (57.75%) SS7
4 41 (57.75%) Telecoms
4 41 (57.75%) Network Design
4 41 (57.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 39 (54.93%) Penetration Testing
6 37 (52.11%) C
7 24 (33.80%) Smartphone
7 24 (33.80%) Android
8 21 (29.58%) Ethernet
9 18 (25.35%) Radio Access Network
10 17 (23.94%) VoLTE
10 17 (23.94%) Degree
11 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
12 12 (16.90%) Windows
13 10 (14.08%) Firewall
14 9 (12.68%) Java
14 9 (12.68%) TCP/IP
14 9 (12.68%) Mentoring
15 8 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (11.27%) Juniper
16 7 (9.86%) Nagios
16 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
16 7 (9.86%) VPN
16 7 (9.86%) DNS
16 7 (9.86%) Web Services

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 1 (1.41%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.41%) Route 53
4 1 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (57.75%) SS7
2 21 (29.58%) Ethernet
3 18 (25.35%) Radio Access Network
4 17 (23.94%) VoLTE
5 10 (14.08%) Firewall
6 9 (12.68%) TCP/IP
7 7 (9.86%) DNS
7 7 (9.86%) Network Security
7 7 (9.86%) VPN
8 6 (8.45%) BGP
8 6 (8.45%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.82%) LDAP
9 2 (2.82%) SSL
10 1 (1.41%) DHCP
10 1 (1.41%) HTTP
10 1 (1.41%) Internet
10 1 (1.41%) VoIP
10 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.82%) Big Data
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.41%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 41 (57.75%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.45%) Legal
2 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 49 (69.01%) Network Engineer
2 24 (33.80%) IP Engineer
2 24 (33.80%) IP Network Engineer
2 24 (33.80%) Telecoms Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) Core Network Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) RAN Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) VoLTE Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Consultant
4 11 (15.49%) Security Consultant
5 9 (12.68%) Mobile Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Security Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Juniper Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Security Incident Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Security Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Juniper Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) Web Services
2 3 (4.23%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) Qt
2 3 (4.23%) XML
3 1 (1.41%) HTML
3 1 (1.41%) J2EE
3 1 (1.41%) JSP
3 1 (1.41%) LAMP
3 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (57.75%) Data Centre
2 24 (33.80%) Smartphone
3 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.45%) Cybercrime
4 6 (8.45%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (5.63%) Life Science
6 3 (4.23%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (91.55%) Linux
2 24 (33.80%) Android
3 12 (16.90%) Windows
4 6 (8.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (59.15%) Cybersecurity
2 41 (57.75%) Network Design
2 41 (57.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 39 (54.93%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (12.68%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.45%) Change Management
5 6 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (8.45%) ITIL
5 6 (8.45%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (8.45%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (8.45%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (8.45%) Presales
5 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.45%) Security Operations
5 6 (8.45%) Service Design
5 6 (8.45%) Task Automation
5 6 (8.45%) Time Management
5 6 (8.45%) Web Filtering
6 5 (7.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.11%) C
2 9 (12.68%) Java
3 6 (8.45%) Python
4 5 (7.04%) C++
4 5 (7.04%) SQL
5 2 (2.82%) C#
5 2 (2.82%) Delphi
5 2 (2.82%) Embedded C
5 2 (2.82%) Fortran
5 2 (2.82%) MATLAB
5 2 (2.82%) Pascal
5 2 (2.82%) VB
6 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.41%) PHP
6 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (66.20%) Security Cleared
2 41 (57.75%) DV Cleared
3 17 (23.94%) Degree
4 6 (8.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (8.45%) GCFA
4 6 (8.45%) GCFE
4 6 (8.45%) GCIH
4 6 (8.45%) GREM
4 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.63%) PhD
6 2 (2.82%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.41%) CCNP
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Nagios
1 7 (9.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Juniper
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Palo Alto
2 7 (9.86%) SolarWinds
3 3 (4.23%) Sun
4 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco
4 1 (1.41%) Huawei
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Talend