Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 72 67
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 +53
Permanent jobs citing Unix 86 107 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.89% 3.62% 4.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.03% 11.53% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 58 75 116
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +18.06%
10th Percentile £24,438 £29,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £68,625 £95,000 £58,625
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 715 928 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.06% 31.37% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 585 737 746
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +19.40%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +17 39 £50,000 +27.39% 5
Abingdon +9 17 £40,000 -
Banbury +6 16 £55,000 -31.25%
Wallingford - 1 £37,500 -
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 58 (67.44%) Linux
2 28 (32.56%) C
2 28 (32.56%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (30.23%) Mentoring
3 26 (30.23%) Security Cleared
4 24 (27.91%) Python
5 21 (24.42%) SS7
5 21 (24.42%) Telecoms
5 21 (24.42%) Network Design
5 21 (24.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 21 (24.42%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (24.42%) DV Cleared
5 21 (24.42%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (24.42%) Data Centre
6 20 (23.26%) Degree
7 18 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (19.77%) Bash Shell
9 16 (18.60%) Radio Access Network
9 16 (18.60%) Configuration Management
9 16 (18.60%) Web Services
10 15 (17.44%) Ethernet
10 15 (17.44%) Firewall
10 15 (17.44%) VoLTE
10 15 (17.44%) Smartphone
10 15 (17.44%) Computer Science
10 15 (17.44%) Android
11 14 (16.28%) Docker
12 13 (15.12%) Juniper
12 13 (15.12%) Network Security
13 12 (13.95%) Test 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 4 (4.65%) nginx
2 3 (3.49%) Drupal
3 2 (2.33%) Apache
3 2 (2.33%) JBoss
3 2 (2.33%) lighttpd
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.42%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.63%) SaaS
3 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (6.98%) Amazon S3
5 4 (4.65%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (4.65%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.33%) Route 53
6 2 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.42%) SS7
2 16 (18.60%) Radio Access Network
3 15 (17.44%) Ethernet
3 15 (17.44%) Firewall
3 15 (17.44%) VoLTE
4 13 (15.12%) Network Security
5 9 (10.47%) BGP
5 9 (10.47%) DNS
5 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (8.14%) VPN
7 5 (5.81%) LDAP
8 3 (3.49%) SSL
9 2 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (2.33%) DHCP
9 2 (2.33%) HTTP
9 2 (2.33%) Internet
9 2 (2.33%) IPsec
9 2 (2.33%) OSPF
9 2 (2.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.49%) Big Data
4 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.16%) JIRA
3 1 (1.16%) TestLink
3 1 (1.16%) TestRail
General
1 21 (24.42%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.81%) Legal
3 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Electronics
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (40.70%) Network Engineer
2 15 (17.44%) Core Network Engineer
2 15 (17.44%) IP Engineer
2 15 (17.44%) IP Network Engineer
2 15 (17.44%) RAN Engineer
2 15 (17.44%) VoLTE Engineer
3 14 (16.28%) Developer
4 13 (15.12%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) Security Engineer
5 12 (13.95%) Software Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Consultant
6 10 (11.63%) Security Consultant
7 8 (9.30%) Juniper Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Senior Security Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Unix Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.60%) Web Services
2 7 (8.14%) Django
3 6 (6.98%) Catalyst
4 3 (3.49%) LAMP
5 2 (2.33%) Apache CXF
5 2 (2.33%) CSS
5 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.33%) HTML
5 2 (2.33%) jQuery
5 2 (2.33%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (2.33%) Middleware
5 2 (2.33%) SAML
5 2 (2.33%) Spring
6 1 (1.16%) Flash
6 1 (1.16%) JSON
6 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Data Centre
2 15 (17.44%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.44%) Smartphone
3 8 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (9.30%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (5.81%) Cybercrime
5 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.65%) Virtual Team
7 3 (3.49%) Life Science
7 3 (3.49%) Spread Betting
8 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.16%) Celerra
9 1 (1.16%) CLARiiON
9 1 (1.16%) CMDB
9 1 (1.16%) EMC VNX
9 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.16%) IBM XIV
9 1 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (67.44%) Linux
2 15 (17.44%) Android
3 11 (12.79%) Windows
4 7 (8.14%) AIX
4 7 (8.14%) Solaris
5 5 (5.81%) CentOS
5 5 (5.81%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) Cybersecurity
2 26 (30.23%) Mentoring
3 21 (24.42%) Network Design
3 21 (24.42%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (24.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 18 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (18.60%) Configuration Management
6 12 (13.95%) Test Automation
7 11 (12.79%) Collaborative Working
7 11 (12.79%) DevOps
7 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
8 10 (11.63%) Task Automation
9 8 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (8.14%) Change Control
10 7 (8.14%) Change Management
10 7 (8.14%) Coaching
10 7 (8.14%) ITIL
10 7 (8.14%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (8.14%) Pair Programming
10 7 (8.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.56%) C
2 24 (27.91%) Python
3 17 (19.77%) Bash Shell
4 12 (13.95%) Perl
5 10 (11.63%) C++
6 8 (9.30%) Java
7 3 (3.49%) PHP
8 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.33%) Korn
9 1 (1.16%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.16%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.16%) R
9 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (30.23%) Security Cleared
2 21 (24.42%) DV Cleared
3 20 (23.26%) Degree
4 7 (8.14%) CCNP
4 7 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (5.81%) GCFA
5 5 (5.81%) GCFE
5 5 (5.81%) GCIH
5 5 (5.81%) GREM
5 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) PMO
2 4 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.28%) Docker
2 2 (2.33%) Postfix
2 2 (2.33%) Varnish
3 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) Nagios
2 6 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.98%) SCOM
3 5 (5.81%) Ansible
4 4 (4.65%) Terraform
5 2 (2.33%) Cacti
6 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (15.12%) Juniper
2 10 (11.63%) Sophos
3 8 (9.30%) Cisco
3 8 (9.30%) HP
4 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.98%) Palo Alto
5 6 (6.98%) SolarWinds
6 5 (5.81%) Sun
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle
8 1 (1.16%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.16%) Agilent
8 1 (1.16%) Brocade
8 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.16%) EMC
8 1 (1.16%) Huawei
8 1 (1.16%) IBM
8 1 (1.16%) Isilon
8 1 (1.16%) Remedy