Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 82 67
Rank change year-on-year -16 -15 +37
Permanent jobs citing Unix 46 99 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.02% 3.19% 3.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.23% 12.61% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 40 77 77
Oxfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +13.51%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,950 £32,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £59,250 £95,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 559 785 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.51% 25.32% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 476 631 720
Oxfordshire median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +7.14% -2.89%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +2.41%

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 2019. 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 34 £75,000 +50.00% 5
Banbury -5 1 - -
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 40 (86.96%) Linux
2 25 (54.35%) Python
3 22 (47.83%) Java
4 20 (43.48%) MySQL
4 20 (43.48%) Computer Science
5 17 (36.96%) Software Engineering
6 14 (30.43%) Degree
7 13 (28.26%) Windows
8 12 (26.09%) C#
8 12 (26.09%) Puppet
9 11 (23.91%) C++
9 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
9 11 (23.91%) PHP
9 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (23.91%) Bash Shell
10 10 (21.74%) Ruby
10 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (19.57%) Android
11 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
11 9 (19.57%) Apple iOS
11 9 (19.57%) Ansible
11 9 (19.57%) Docker
11 9 (19.57%) DevOps
12 8 (17.39%) Kubernetes
12 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
12 8 (17.39%) Firewall
13 7 (15.22%) Cocoa
13 7 (15.22%) Objective-C
13 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management

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 (2.17%) IIS
1 1 (2.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (10.87%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.35%) npm
3 2 (4.35%) Yarn
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Firewall
2 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.52%) IPsec
3 3 (6.52%) SSL
3 3 (6.52%) VPN
3 3 (6.52%) Wireshark
4 2 (4.35%) BGP
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (4.35%) DHCP
4 2 (4.35%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) OSPF
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.17%) HTTP
5 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) MySQL
2 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (13.04%) Big Data
3 6 (13.04%) Redis
4 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.35%) Mocha
4 1 (2.17%) GitLab
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
4 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.17%) Games
1 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Software Engineer
2 13 (28.26%) Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Applications Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Applications Developer
5 7 (15.22%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) iOS Developer
5 7 (15.22%) iOS Software Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Mobile Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Objective-C Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Objective-C Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (10.87%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Cocoa
2 5 (10.87%) Web Services
3 3 (6.52%) Django
3 3 (6.52%) HTML
3 3 (6.52%) Node.js
4 2 (4.35%) CSS
4 2 (4.35%) LAMP
4 2 (4.35%) React
4 2 (4.35%) Redux
5 1 (2.17%) .NET
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.17%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.17%) Flask
5 1 (2.17%) HTML5
5 1 (2.17%) jQuery
5 1 (2.17%) LDAP
5 1 (2.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.52%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Linux
2 13 (28.26%) Windows
3 9 (19.57%) Android
3 9 (19.57%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.70%) FreeBSD
5 3 (6.52%) Solaris
5 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 17 (36.96%) Software Engineering
3 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.57%) DevOps
5 7 (15.22%) Coaching
5 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
5 7 (15.22%) iOS Development
5 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
5 7 (15.22%) Mobile Development
5 7 (15.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.04%) Deep Learning
6 6 (13.04%) Remote Sensing
7 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.52%) High Availability
8 3 (6.52%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) Python
2 22 (47.83%) Java
3 12 (26.09%) C#
4 11 (23.91%) Bash Shell
4 11 (23.91%) C++
4 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 11 (23.91%) PHP
5 10 (21.74%) Ruby
6 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
7 7 (15.22%) Apple Swift
7 7 (15.22%) Kotlin
7 7 (15.22%) Objective-C
8 6 (13.04%) MATLAB
9 5 (10.87%) Perl
10 3 (6.52%) C
11 2 (4.35%) SQL
11 2 (4.35%) TypeScript
12 1 (2.17%) C-shell
12 1 (2.17%) ES6
12 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Docker
2 3 (6.52%) iptables
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Puppet
2 9 (19.57%) Ansible
3 8 (17.39%) Kubernetes
4 7 (15.22%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (13.04%) Terraform
6 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) Graphite
6 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.17%) Icinga
6 1 (2.17%) Packer
6 1 (2.17%) Prometheus
6 1 (2.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco
1 3 (6.52%) Fortinet
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle
1 3 (6.52%) Palo Alto
2 2 (4.35%) Arista
2 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.35%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 2 (4.35%) Juniper
2 2 (4.35%) New Relic
2 2 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds