Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 92 125
Rank change year-on-year -43 +33 -63
Permanent jobs citing Unix 49 77 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.60% 2.74% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.46% 9.02% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 49 57 46
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.63% +14.88%
10th Percentile £34,350 £32,500 £31,189
90th Percentile £57,500 £68,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.06% +2.11% +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 657 854 1,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.45% 30.41% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 609 754 812
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,875 £24,500
90th Percentile £71,750 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +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 July 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 21 July 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 -25 18 £40,000 -15.79% 7
Abingdon -9 3 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Thame - 3 £55,000 -
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 37 (75.51%) Linux
2 21 (42.86%) Python
3 18 (36.73%) Firewall
4 17 (34.69%) Configuration Management
4 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
5 15 (30.61%) C++
6 14 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (28.57%) DevOps
7 13 (26.53%) Bash Shell
8 11 (22.45%) CEH
8 11 (22.45%) Big Data
9 10 (20.41%) Analytics
9 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
9 10 (20.41%) C
10 9 (18.37%) Degree
10 9 (18.37%) Data Analytics
10 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
11 8 (16.33%) Open Source
11 8 (16.33%) OWASP
11 8 (16.33%) CISSP
12 7 (14.29%) Juniper
12 7 (14.29%) LDAP
12 7 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (12.24%) Image Processing
13 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
13 6 (12.24%) Big Data Analytics
13 6 (12.24%) Puppet
13 6 (12.24%) OpenVPN
13 6 (12.24%) SSH

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 (2.04%) Apache
1 1 (2.04%) lighttpd
1 1 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (6.12%) GitHub
2 3 (6.12%) SaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) Firewall
2 6 (12.24%) IPsec
2 6 (12.24%) OpenVPN
2 6 (12.24%) SSH
2 6 (12.24%) SSL
3 5 (10.20%) Network Security
4 3 (6.12%) BGP
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (6.12%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (6.12%) LAN
4 3 (6.12%) OSPF
4 3 (6.12%) VLAN
4 3 (6.12%) VPN
5 2 (4.08%) DHCP
5 2 (4.08%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) Internet
5 2 (4.08%) IPv4
5 2 (4.08%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) Big Data
2 6 (12.24%) GIS
3 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) ERwin
4 1 (2.04%) CircleCI
4 1 (2.04%) Codeship
4 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Software Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Python Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Python Software Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Systems Support
5 5 (10.20%) Systems Support Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Application Security Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Security Penetration Tester
6 4 (8.16%) Security Tester
6 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) LDAP
2 3 (6.12%) SAML
3 2 (4.08%) NumPy
3 2 (4.08%) Pandas
3 2 (4.08%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.04%) Castor
4 1 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.12%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (4.08%) Fintech
2 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) CentOS
3 5 (10.20%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) FreeBSD
4 1 (2.04%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Configuration Management
1 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
2 14 (28.57%) DevOps
3 10 (20.41%) Analytics
3 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
4 9 (18.37%) Data Analytics
4 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
5 8 (16.33%) Open Source
5 8 (16.33%) OWASP
6 7 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (12.24%) Big Data Analytics
7 6 (12.24%) Image Processing
7 6 (12.24%) Remote Sensing
8 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.20%) Change Control
8 5 (10.20%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (10.20%) Deep Learning
8 5 (10.20%) Statistics
9 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.16%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) Python
2 15 (30.61%) C++
3 13 (26.53%) Bash Shell
4 10 (20.41%) C
5 5 (10.20%) Perl
6 3 (6.12%) C-shell
6 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.12%) Ruby
6 3 (6.12%) SQL
7 2 (4.08%) Java
7 2 (4.08%) R
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) CEH
2 9 (18.37%) Degree
3 8 (16.33%) CISSP
4 4 (8.16%) CCNA
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.16%) CSSLP
4 4 (8.16%) MCSE
4 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.16%) SANS
4 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) CISM
5 3 (6.12%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.04%) Postfix
2 1 (2.04%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (12.24%) Puppet
3 3 (6.12%) Nagios
3 3 (6.12%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.04%) Ansible
4 1 (2.04%) Cacti
4 1 (2.04%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Juniper
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco
3 5 (10.20%) Atlassian
4 3 (6.12%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) Google
6 1 (2.04%) Palo Alto