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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 38 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 99 194 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.47% 12.81% 8.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.00% 43.60% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 95 187 109
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,100 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
450 445 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.88% 29.37% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 411 407 354
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,700
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 30 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 166 (54.61%) SQL
2 128 (42.11%) Finance
3 104 (34.21%) Linux
4 92 (30.26%) ITIL
5 85 (27.96%) Oracle
6 70 (23.03%) Windows
7 51 (16.78%) Shell Script
8 48 (15.79%) Perl
9 46 (15.13%) Solaris
10 40 (13.16%) Java
11 35 (11.51%) Cisco
11 35 (11.51%) Disaster Recovery
12 34 (11.18%) PL/SQL
13 32 (10.53%) Firewall
14 30 (9.87%) Equities
14 30 (9.87%) Cisco Certification
15 29 (9.54%) CCNP
15 29 (9.54%) SQL Server
16 28 (9.21%) CheckPoint
16 28 (9.21%) Banking
16 28 (9.21%) Security Cleared
17 27 (8.88%) OSPF
17 27 (8.88%) BGP
18 26 (8.55%) Problem Management
18 26 (8.55%) Oracle Database
19 25 (8.22%) Incident Management
19 25 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (8.22%) Tcl
20 23 (7.57%) SC Cleared
21 22 (7.24%) Degree

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 19 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 17 (5.59%) Apache
3 11 (3.62%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.30%) IIS
4 7 (2.30%) JBoss
5 6 (1.97%) SAS
6 4 (1.32%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.99%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.66%) Drupal
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.33%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.33%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 14 (4.61%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (4.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (3.62%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.97%) assyst
3 6 (1.97%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.66%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.66%) arcHouse
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.53%) Firewall
2 27 (8.88%) OSPF
2 27 (8.88%) BGP
3 18 (5.92%) Internet
4 14 (4.61%) Network Security
5 11 (3.62%) Junos
6 8 (2.63%) Extranet
6 8 (2.63%) VPN
7 7 (2.30%) SAN
8 4 (1.32%) FTP
9 3 (0.99%) Multicast
9 3 (0.99%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.66%) Intranet
10 2 (0.66%) DNS
10 2 (0.66%) DHCP
10 2 (0.66%) SSL
10 2 (0.66%) LDAP
10 2 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.55%) Oracle Database
3 19 (6.25%) MySQL
4 17 (5.59%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (4.28%) RDBMS
7 12 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (2.96%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 6 (1.97%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 6 (1.97%) Informix
10 4 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (1.32%) MarkLogic
10 4 (1.32%) KDB
10 4 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.32%) Base SAS
10 4 (1.32%) Oracle Discoverer
10 4 (1.32%) Essbase
11 3 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 5 (1.64%) ProC
2 4 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.99%) Toad
4 2 (0.66%) Hudson
4 2 (0.66%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.66%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.66%) Subversion
5 1 (0.33%) JUnit
General
1 128 (42.11%) Finance
2 28 (9.21%) Banking
3 19 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 14 (4.61%) Back Office
5 12 (3.95%) Front Office
6 11 (3.62%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (1.32%) Legal
8 4 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (27.96%) Analyst
2 75 (24.67%) Applications Support
3 59 (19.41%) Support Analyst
4 33 (10.86%) Applications Support Analyst
5 27 (8.88%) Firewall Engineer
6 22 (7.24%) Developer
7 19 (6.25%) Support Specialist
8 18 (5.92%) Applications Specialist
9 16 (5.26%) Architect
10 14 (4.61%) DBA
10 14 (4.61%) Applications Support Specialist
11 13 (4.28%) Consultant
11 13 (4.28%) Administrator
12 12 (3.95%) Oracle DBA
12 12 (3.95%) Support Manager
13 11 (3.62%) Operations Analyst
14 10 (3.29%) 2nd Line Support
14 10 (3.29%) Technical Consultant
14 10 (3.29%) Team Leader
15 9 (2.96%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.28%) J2EE
2 12 (3.95%) Middleware
3 10 (3.29%) JMS
4 8 (2.63%) CSS
4 8 (2.63%) HTML
5 5 (1.64%) HTML5
6 4 (1.32%) D-Bus
6 4 (1.32%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.99%) .NET
7 3 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.66%) Java EE
8 2 (0.66%) XML
8 2 (0.66%) LAMP
9 1 (0.33%) XSD
9 1 (0.33%) XSLT
9 1 (0.33%) Struts
9 1 (0.33%) SonicMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.87%) Equities
2 25 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (5.26%) Derivative
5 14 (4.61%) Fixed Income
5 14 (4.61%) Clustering
6 12 (3.95%) Mainframe
7 8 (2.63%) Open Source
7 8 (2.63%) Wiki
7 8 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.32%) LPAR
9 3 (0.99%) GIS
9 3 (0.99%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.99%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.66%) PDA
10 2 (0.66%) Replication
11 1 (0.33%) HACMP
11 1 (0.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 104 (34.21%) Linux
2 70 (23.03%) Windows
3 46 (15.13%) Solaris
4 12 (3.95%) AIX
5 4 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (1.32%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.66%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.33%) HPUX
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (30.26%) ITIL
2 35 (11.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (8.55%) Problem Management
4 25 (8.22%) Incident Management
5 22 (7.24%) Service Management
6 17 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (4.93%) Load Balancing
8 15 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (4.61%) Project Management
9 14 (4.61%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (3.95%) Migration
11 11 (3.62%) E-Commerce
12 9 (2.96%) Software Engineering
12 9 (2.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (2.63%) Low Latency
13 8 (2.63%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 8 (2.63%) Matrix Management
14 7 (2.30%) Project Planning
14 7 (2.30%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 166 (54.61%) SQL
2 51 (16.78%) Shell Script
3 48 (15.79%) Perl
4 40 (13.16%) Java
5 34 (11.18%) PL/SQL
6 25 (8.22%) Tcl
7 21 (6.91%) JavaScript
8 20 (6.58%) PHP
9 18 (5.92%) C
10 17 (5.59%) Bash Shell
11 16 (5.26%) C++
12 14 (4.61%) Python
13 6 (1.97%) Ruby
14 5 (1.64%) C#
14 5 (1.64%) PHP5
15 4 (1.32%) COBOL
16 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (9.87%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (9.54%) CCNP
3 28 (9.21%) Security Cleared
4 23 (7.57%) SC Cleared
5 22 (7.24%) Degree
6 21 (6.91%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (3.62%) CCSA
7 11 (3.62%) Check Point Certification
8 6 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.64%) CISSP
10 4 (1.32%) CCNA
11 3 (0.99%) CISM
11 3 (0.99%) SAS Certification
11 3 (0.99%) OCP
11 3 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.99%) CSSLP
12 2 (0.66%) OSCP
12 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.66%) SSCP
12 2 (0.66%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.92%) SLA
2 4 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.66%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.99%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (4.28%) Control-M
2 9 (2.96%) Nagios
2 9 (2.96%) Netcool
2 9 (2.96%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (1.32%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.32%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.99%) Foglight
4 3 (0.99%) SCOM
4 3 (0.99%) Puppet
5 2 (0.66%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.33%) MOM
6 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.33%) WSUS
6 1 (0.33%) yum
Vendors
1 85 (27.96%) Oracle
2 35 (11.51%) Cisco
3 28 (9.21%) CheckPoint
4 17 (5.59%) Juniper
5 14 (4.61%) Sybase
5 14 (4.61%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.95%) Blue Coat
7 8 (2.63%) IBM
7 8 (2.63%) VMware
8 6 (1.97%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.97%) BMC
8 6 (1.97%) Sun
9 4 (1.32%) Axway
9 4 (1.32%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.32%) Borland
10 3 (0.99%) F5
11 2 (0.66%) Northgate
11 2 (0.66%) Civica
11 2 (0.66%) Comino
11 2 (0.66%) Capita
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