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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 28 42 13
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 139 100 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.85% 5.02% 10.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.09% 23.92% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 133 86 197
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
462 418 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.78% 20.99% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 424 377 499
Average salary £37,500 £36,479 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.79% -14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 138 (60.00%) Linux
2 93 (40.43%) SQL
3 88 (38.26%) Oracle
4 84 (36.52%) Finance
5 69 (30.00%) Java
6 58 (25.22%) Perl
7 51 (22.17%) Windows
8 49 (21.30%) Solaris
9 43 (18.70%) AIX
10 39 (16.96%) Banking
11 38 (16.52%) DB2
11 38 (16.52%) IBM
11 38 (16.52%) WebSphere
12 37 (16.09%) ITIL
12 37 (16.09%) SOA
13 36 (15.65%) Data Centre
14 33 (14.35%) SQL Server
14 33 (14.35%) WebSphere Application Server
14 33 (14.35%) VMware
15 32 (13.91%) Relational Database
16 30 (13.04%) Firewall
16 30 (13.04%) TCP/IP
17 26 (11.30%) Python
18 25 (10.87%) MS Excel
18 25 (10.87%) JBoss
18 25 (10.87%) RDBMS
19 23 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
20 22 (9.57%) Mainframe
20 22 (9.57%) Tivoli
21 21 (9.13%) Red Hat

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (16.52%) WebSphere
2 33 (14.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 25 (10.87%) JBoss
4 17 (7.39%) MQSeries
4 17 (7.39%) CICS
5 13 (5.65%) WebLogic
6 10 (4.35%) Apache
6 10 (4.35%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.87%) IIS
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.43%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.43%) nginx
8 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.43%) Documentum
8 1 (0.43%) SAS
8 1 (0.43%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 25 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.61%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.30%) Magento
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (5.65%) IaaS
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 30 (13.04%) Firewall
2 18 (7.83%) SAN
3 16 (6.96%) SSL
4 12 (5.22%) OSPF
4 12 (5.22%) BGP
5 9 (3.91%) NAS
6 6 (2.61%) Multicast
6 6 (2.61%) Internet
7 4 (1.74%) Network Security
7 4 (1.74%) HTTP
7 4 (1.74%) DNS
8 2 (0.87%) VPN
8 2 (0.87%) LDAP
8 2 (0.87%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.43%) Junos
9 1 (0.43%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.43%) VoIP
9 1 (0.43%) DHCP
9 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.52%) DB2
2 33 (14.35%) SQL Server
3 32 (13.91%) Relational Database
4 25 (10.87%) RDBMS
5 18 (7.83%) BusinessObjects
6 17 (7.39%) Oracle Database
7 12 (5.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (3.91%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (3.48%) MySQL
9 8 (3.48%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.17%) Informix
11 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.74%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.87%) Hazelcast
13 2 (0.87%) Redis
14 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.43%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 21 (9.13%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.65%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.65%) Maven
3 8 (3.48%) Subversion
3 8 (3.48%) Toad
4 2 (0.87%) JUnit
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.87%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.87%) ProC
5 1 (0.43%) WebSpeed
5 1 (0.43%) JDeveloper
General
1 84 (36.52%) Finance
2 39 (16.96%) Banking
3 19 (8.26%) Telecoms
4 18 (7.83%) Retail
4 18 (7.83%) Retail Banking
5 10 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.04%) Front Office
7 6 (2.61%) Private Banking
8 5 (2.17%) Marketing
9 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.87%) Legal
10 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.43%) Automotive
10 1 (0.43%) Back Office
10 1 (0.43%) Electronics
10 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 41 (17.83%) Consultant
2 33 (14.35%) Analyst
3 30 (13.04%) Applications Support
4 28 (12.17%) Technical Consultant
5 25 (10.87%) Developer
6 24 (10.43%) Support Analyst
7 23 (10.00%) Architect
8 22 (9.57%) Administrator
9 18 (7.83%) Applications Support Analyst
10 16 (6.96%) Java Developer
11 15 (6.52%) Senior Developer
12 14 (6.09%) Senior Java Developer
13 13 (5.65%) Systems Administrator
14 12 (5.22%) DBA
15 11 (4.78%) Technical Design Authority
16 10 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
17 8 (3.48%) Technical Architect
17 8 (3.48%) Infrastructure Architect
18 7 (3.04%) UNIX Administrator
18 7 (3.04%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.26%) HTML
1 19 (8.26%) Web Services
2 18 (7.83%) XML
3 17 (7.39%) WebSphere MQ
3 17 (7.39%) ISPF
4 16 (6.96%) Java EE
5 13 (5.65%) RESTful
5 13 (5.65%) Sensu
6 12 (5.22%) Middleware
7 4 (1.74%) J2EE
8 3 (1.30%) JSON
8 3 (1.30%) Alternative PHP Cache
8 3 (1.30%) OAuth
8 3 (1.30%) Spring
9 2 (0.87%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (0.87%) Spring Security
9 2 (0.87%) Spring Web Flow
9 2 (0.87%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.87%) CSS
9 2 (0.87%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.65%) Data Centre
2 22 (9.57%) Mainframe
3 15 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (6.09%) Equities
5 13 (5.65%) GIS
6 9 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.91%) LPAR
7 8 (3.48%) Clustering
8 7 (3.04%) Derivative
8 7 (3.04%) Replication
9 6 (2.61%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.43%) DTV
12 1 (0.43%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.43%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 138 (60.00%) Linux
2 51 (22.17%) Windows
3 49 (21.30%) Solaris
4 43 (18.70%) AIX
5 17 (7.39%) MVS
5 17 (7.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (6.09%) Ubuntu
7 10 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.43%) OS/390
10 1 (0.43%) zOS
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.09%) ITIL
1 37 (16.09%) SOA
2 16 (6.96%) High Availability
2 16 (6.96%) DevOps
3 15 (6.52%) Time Management
3 15 (6.52%) Risk Management
3 15 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (6.09%) Requirements Management
5 13 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (5.22%) OO
7 11 (4.78%) Project Management
7 11 (4.78%) Performance Analysis
8 10 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 10 (4.35%) Problem Management
9 9 (3.91%) Capacity Management
9 9 (3.91%) Change Management
10 8 (3.48%) OOD
10 8 (3.48%) Open Source
10 8 (3.48%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (40.43%) SQL
2 69 (30.00%) Java
3 58 (25.22%) Perl
4 26 (11.30%) Python
5 20 (8.70%) Shell Script
6 17 (7.39%) JCL
7 15 (6.52%) Bash Shell
8 13 (5.65%) Bourne shell
8 13 (5.65%) Groovy
8 13 (5.65%) PHP
9 9 (3.91%) COBOL
10 6 (2.61%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.17%) C++
11 5 (2.17%) C
11 5 (2.17%) Tcl
12 4 (1.74%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.87%) C#
13 2 (0.87%) VBA
13 2 (0.87%) Ruby
13 2 (0.87%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (5.65%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.22%) SC Cleared
2 12 (5.22%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.35%) CISSP
4 9 (3.91%) Degree
5 6 (2.61%) CISM
5 6 (2.61%) CCNP
5 6 (2.61%) CCNA
6 5 (2.17%) CISA
6 5 (2.17%) CEH
7 4 (1.74%) GCFA
7 4 (1.74%) GIAC
7 4 (1.74%) SSCP
8 2 (0.87%) PMP
8 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.87%) RHCE
8 2 (0.87%) CRISC
8 2 (0.87%) ISACA
9 1 (0.43%) OSCP
9 1 (0.43%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.78%) SLA
1 11 (4.78%) QA
2 6 (2.61%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.04%) Firmware
3 5 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.74%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.30%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.43%) Xen
6 1 (0.43%) NFS
6 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 22 (9.57%) Tivoli
2 18 (7.83%) Nagios
3 14 (6.09%) Puppet
4 13 (5.65%) Vagrant
4 13 (5.65%) ZABBIX
4 13 (5.65%) Ansible
5 10 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (3.04%) Data Guard
6 7 (3.04%) Foglight
7 6 (2.61%) Netcool
8 4 (1.74%) Control-M
8 4 (1.74%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.87%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (0.87%) SCOM
10 1 (0.43%) Nessus
10 1 (0.43%) WSUS
10 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.43%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 88 (38.26%) Oracle
2 38 (16.52%) IBM
3 33 (14.35%) VMware
4 21 (9.13%) Red Hat
5 20 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 18 (7.83%) Cisco
7 10 (4.35%) CheckPoint
8 9 (3.91%) HP
9 7 (3.04%) SAP
9 7 (3.04%) NetApp
10 5 (2.17%) F5
10 5 (2.17%) Sun
11 4 (1.74%) Citrix
11 4 (1.74%) Tripwire
12 3 (1.30%) LogRhythm
12 3 (1.30%) Tufin
12 3 (1.30%) CA
12 3 (1.30%) i2
13 2 (0.87%) EMC
13 2 (0.87%) Sybase
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