The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 57 41 10
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -31
Permanent jobs citing Unix 74 100 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.58% 5.53% 12.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.84% 22.68% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 57 96 184
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £29,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,750 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Unix
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
373 441 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.04% 24.38% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 325 401 400
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unix across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Unix
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix across the Birmingham region.

Unix Salary Trend in Birmingham

Unix
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Unix also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unix.

1 91 (57.96%) Linux
2 65 (41.40%) SQL
3 53 (33.76%) Oracle
4 48 (30.57%) Finance
5 45 (28.66%) Java
6 37 (23.57%) Windows
7 30 (19.11%) JavaScript
8 29 (18.47%) ITIL
9 25 (15.92%) XML
10 23 (14.65%) Open Source
11 22 (14.01%) Puppet
12 20 (12.74%) SQL Server
12 20 (12.74%) Firewall
13 19 (12.10%) SAP
13 19 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (12.10%) MongoDB
14 18 (11.46%) Pentaho
14 18 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (11.46%) MySQL
14 18 (11.46%) Web Services
14 18 (11.46%) Apache
15 17 (10.83%) ETL
15 17 (10.83%) C#
16 16 (10.19%) jQuery
17 15 (9.55%) HTML
18 14 (8.92%) Perl
19 13 (8.28%) Python
19 13 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
19 13 (8.28%) Moodle
19 13 (8.28%) DevOps

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Unix also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (11.46%) Apache
2 13 (8.28%) Moodle
3 12 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (7.01%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (6.37%) Node.js
5 10 (6.37%) SharePoint
5 10 (6.37%) WebLogic
6 8 (5.10%) nginx
7 7 (4.46%) JBoss
8 6 (3.82%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.55%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.91%) CMS
10 3 (1.91%) Documentum
10 3 (1.91%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.64%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.64%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.64%) SAS
11 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.01%) Unit4 Business World
2 8 (5.10%) Magento
3 6 (3.82%) Sentinel
4 2 (1.27%) assyst
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.64%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.01%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (7.01%) Office 365
2 10 (6.37%) GitHub
3 8 (5.10%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (5.10%) CloudFront
3 8 (5.10%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.27%) IBM PureFlex
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.64%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.74%) Firewall
2 10 (6.37%) DNS
3 9 (5.73%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.10%) Internet
4 8 (5.10%) Network Security
5 6 (3.82%) HTTP
6 4 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.55%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.91%) SSL
8 2 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.74%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.10%) MongoDB
3 18 (11.46%) MySQL
3 18 (11.46%) Pentaho
4 10 (6.37%) Big Data
4 10 (6.37%) Neo4j
5 9 (5.73%) DB2
6 8 (5.10%) MariaDB
7 6 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.18%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (3.18%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.18%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.55%) BODI
9 4 (2.55%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (1.91%) Informix
11 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (7.64%) Eclipse
1 12 (7.64%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.01%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.01%) JUnit
2 11 (7.01%) Subversion
3 10 (6.37%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (5.73%) Maven
5 8 (5.10%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.55%) IntelliJ
7 3 (1.91%) Selenium
8 1 (0.64%) Ant
8 1 (0.64%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.64%) Toad
General
1 48 (30.57%) Finance
2 11 (7.01%) Banking
3 8 (5.10%) Front Office
4 7 (4.46%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.18%) Back Office
6 4 (2.55%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.55%) Retail
7 3 (1.91%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.27%) Games
8 2 (1.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (28.03%) Analyst
2 31 (19.75%) Developer
3 24 (15.29%) Java Developer
4 18 (11.46%) Administrator
5 16 (10.19%) Consultant
5 16 (10.19%) Senior Developer
6 15 (9.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (8.92%) Support Analyst
8 13 (8.28%) Applications Support
9 11 (7.01%) IT Support
9 11 (7.01%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (7.01%) Unix Support
10 10 (6.37%) Big Data Consultant
10 10 (6.37%) Data Consultant
10 10 (6.37%) Data Scientist
11 9 (5.73%) IT Manager
11 9 (5.73%) Unix Administrator
11 9 (5.73%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 8 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support
12 8 (5.10%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.92%) XML
2 18 (11.46%) Web Services
3 16 (10.19%) jQuery
4 15 (9.55%) HTML
5 11 (7.01%) Hibernate
5 11 (7.01%) J2EE
5 11 (7.01%) Java EE
5 11 (7.01%) JSON
5 11 (7.01%) Middleware
5 11 (7.01%) REST
5 11 (7.01%) SOAP
6 10 (6.37%) Spring
6 10 (6.37%) Spring XD
7 9 (5.73%) CSS
7 9 (5.73%) LAMP
8 8 (5.10%) Ajax
8 8 (5.10%) LEMP Stack
8 8 (5.10%) Struts
8 8 (5.10%) Symfony
9 4 (2.55%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.01%) Equities
2 11 (7.01%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.37%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.37%) Mathematics
3 10 (6.37%) Visualisation
4 9 (5.73%) Statistics
4 9 (5.73%) User Experience
5 7 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.82%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (3.82%) Derivative
7 4 (2.55%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (2.55%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.27%) Fintech
8 2 (1.27%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.27%) HP Superdome
8 2 (1.27%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.27%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.27%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 91 (57.96%) Linux
2 37 (23.57%) Windows
3 12 (7.64%) HPUX
3 12 (7.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (5.10%) AIX
4 8 (5.10%) Ubuntu
4 8 (5.10%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.55%) Solaris
5 4 (2.55%) SUSE
6 2 (1.27%) CentOS
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.47%) ITIL
2 23 (14.65%) Open Source
3 19 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.83%) ETL
5 13 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (8.28%) DevOps
6 12 (7.64%) Software Engineering
6 12 (7.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (7.01%) Coaching
7 11 (7.01%) High Availability
7 11 (7.01%) TDD
8 10 (6.37%) Analytics
8 10 (6.37%) Big Data Analytics
8 10 (6.37%) Data Analytics
8 10 (6.37%) Data Visualisation
8 10 (6.37%) Information Management
8 10 (6.37%) Information Security
8 10 (6.37%) SIEM
8 10 (6.37%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (6.37%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 65 (41.40%) SQL
2 45 (28.66%) Java
3 30 (19.11%) JavaScript
4 17 (10.83%) C#
5 14 (8.92%) Perl
6 13 (8.28%) Python
7 10 (6.37%) PHP
8 5 (3.18%) C
8 5 (3.18%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.91%) C++
9 3 (1.91%) Scala
10 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.27%) Groovy
10 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.27%) VB
11 1 (0.64%) ABAP
11 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.37%) PhD
2 9 (5.73%) CISSP
2 9 (5.73%) SC Cleared
2 9 (5.73%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.10%) Degree
4 6 (3.82%) CEH
4 6 (3.82%) GCFA
4 6 (3.82%) GIAC
4 6 (3.82%) SSCP
5 3 (1.91%) CISM
5 3 (1.91%) ISEB
6 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.01%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.46%) SLA
3 5 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.55%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.91%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (5.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.46%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.91%) Docker
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.27%) Squid
5 2 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.27%) Xen
6 1 (0.64%) Firmware
6 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (14.01%) Puppet
2 4 (2.55%) AirWatch
2 4 (2.55%) EnCase
2 4 (2.55%) Nessus
2 4 (2.55%) Nmap
3 3 (1.91%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (1.91%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.27%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.64%) Foglight
5 1 (0.64%) Nagios
5 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.64%) SCCM
5 1 (0.64%) SCOM
5 1 (0.64%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 53 (33.76%) Oracle
2 19 (12.10%) SAP
3 11 (7.01%) Red Hat
3 11 (7.01%) VMware
4 10 (6.37%) Cloudera
4 10 (6.37%) Greenplum
4 10 (6.37%) Hortonworks
4 10 (6.37%) MuleSoft
4 10 (6.37%) Sybase
4 10 (6.37%) Talend
5 9 (5.73%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.10%) Google
6 8 (5.10%) HP
6 8 (5.10%) Jaspersoft
6 8 (5.10%) New Relic
6 8 (5.10%) Tableau
6 8 (5.10%) Zend
7 6 (3.82%) Cisco
7 6 (3.82%) IBM
8 4 (2.55%) CheckPoint
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