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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 28 13 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 141 248 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.47% 11.60% 6.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.66% 40.79% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 117 228 91
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
492 608 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.59% 28.44% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 432 553 332
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 111 (50.45%) SQL
2 102 (46.36%) Finance
3 96 (43.64%) Oracle
4 78 (35.45%) Linux
5 68 (30.91%) Java
6 51 (23.18%) Windows
7 48 (21.82%) Shell Script
8 44 (20.00%) ITIL
9 42 (19.09%) Perl
10 39 (17.73%) Solaris
11 36 (16.36%) PL/SQL
12 29 (13.18%) C
12 29 (13.18%) Oracle Database
13 28 (12.73%) Security Cleared
14 27 (12.27%) Python
14 27 (12.27%) Firewall
15 26 (11.82%) Microsoft
16 24 (10.91%) Equities
16 24 (10.91%) SC Cleared
17 22 (10.00%) Cisco
17 22 (10.00%) AIX
18 21 (9.55%) Relational Database
19 19 (8.64%) Service Management
19 19 (8.64%) C++
19 19 (8.64%) SQL Server
19 19 (8.64%) CheckPoint
20 18 (8.18%) Financial Institution
21 17 (7.73%) Banking
21 17 (7.73%) J2EE
21 17 (7.73%) Bash Shell

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (6.36%) Tomcat
2 12 (5.45%) Apache
3 10 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
3 10 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (3.18%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.18%) IIS
5 6 (2.73%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (2.27%) SAS
7 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.45%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.82%) MS Office
2 4 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (6.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (6.36%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.82%) assyst
5 2 (0.91%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.91%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.27%) Firewall
2 16 (7.27%) OSPF
2 16 (7.27%) BGP
3 11 (5.00%) Internet
4 10 (4.55%) Network Security
4 10 (4.55%) Junos
5 7 (3.18%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.73%) VPN
6 6 (2.73%) Extranet
6 6 (2.73%) SAN
7 4 (1.82%) DNS
8 3 (1.36%) LAN
8 3 (1.36%) VoIP
8 3 (1.36%) WAN
8 3 (1.36%) DHCP
9 2 (0.91%) LDAP
9 2 (0.91%) Multicast
10 1 (0.45%) Modbus
10 1 (0.45%) MPLS
10 1 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.18%) Oracle Database
2 21 (9.55%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.64%) SQL Server
4 16 (7.27%) RDBMS
5 15 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 9 (4.09%) MySQL
9 5 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 5 (2.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 4 (1.82%) Informix
10 4 (1.82%) Base SAS
11 3 (1.36%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (1.36%) Essbase
11 3 (1.36%) DB2
11 3 (1.36%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (1.36%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (4.55%) ProC
2 3 (1.36%) Toad
3 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 102 (46.36%) Finance
2 18 (8.18%) Financial Institution
3 17 (7.73%) Banking
4 9 (4.09%) Front Office
5 7 (3.18%) Legal
5 7 (3.18%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.27%) Retail
7 4 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.91%) Billing
8 2 (0.91%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (25.45%) Applications Support
2 49 (22.27%) Analyst
3 34 (15.45%) Support Analyst
4 25 (11.36%) Team Leader
5 22 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 20 (9.09%) Administrator
7 16 (7.27%) Firewall Engineer
8 15 (6.82%) Developer
9 12 (5.45%) Applications Specialist
10 11 (5.00%) Support Specialist
10 11 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
11 10 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
11 10 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
11 10 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.55%) Oracle Team Leader
12 9 (4.09%) DBA
13 8 (3.64%) Architect
13 8 (3.64%) Applications Support Specialist
13 8 (3.64%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.73%) J2EE
2 9 (4.09%) HTML
2 9 (4.09%) Middleware
3 6 (2.73%) XML
3 6 (2.73%) JSP
4 5 (2.27%) Web Services
5 4 (1.82%) CSS
5 4 (1.82%) Servlets
5 4 (1.82%) Java EE
6 3 (1.36%) .NET
7 2 (0.91%) SOAP
7 2 (0.91%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.91%) Spring
7 2 (0.91%) JMS
7 2 (0.91%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (0.91%) Django
7 2 (0.91%) jQuery
8 1 (0.45%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.91%) Equities
2 14 (6.36%) Clustering
2 14 (6.36%) Wiki
3 10 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 9 (4.09%) LPAR
5 8 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.73%) Open Source
7 4 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.82%) PDA
7 4 (1.82%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.36%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.36%) HACMP
9 2 (0.91%) Derivative
9 2 (0.91%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.91%) Symmetrix DMX
10 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 78 (35.45%) Linux
2 51 (23.18%) Windows
3 39 (17.73%) Solaris
4 22 (10.00%) AIX
5 6 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.27%) SUSE
6 5 (2.27%) HPUX
7 4 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.36%) Debian
8 3 (1.36%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.36%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.91%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.45%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.00%) ITIL
2 19 (8.64%) Service Management
3 15 (6.82%) Matrix Management
4 14 (6.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (5.91%) Load Balancing
5 13 (5.91%) Capacity Management
6 12 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (5.45%) Problem Management
6 12 (5.45%) SOA
6 12 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (5.45%) Workflow
7 11 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (4.55%) Project Management
9 8 (3.64%) Migration
9 8 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (3.18%) Functional Programming
10 7 (3.18%) Information Security
10 7 (3.18%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 111 (50.45%) SQL
2 68 (30.91%) Java
3 48 (21.82%) Shell Script
4 42 (19.09%) Perl
5 36 (16.36%) PL/SQL
6 29 (13.18%) C
7 27 (12.27%) Python
8 19 (8.64%) C++
9 17 (7.73%) Bash Shell
10 16 (7.27%) Tcl
11 7 (3.18%) C#
12 5 (2.27%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.91%) PHP
13 2 (0.91%) Ruby
13 2 (0.91%) Korn
13 2 (0.91%) VB
13 2 (0.91%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 24 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.27%) CCNP
3 16 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (6.36%) Degree
5 11 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (4.55%) Check Point Certification
6 10 (4.55%) OCP
6 10 (4.55%) CCSA
7 8 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.73%) CISM
8 6 (2.73%) CISSP
9 4 (1.82%) ISEB
10 3 (1.36%) CISA
10 3 (1.36%) RHCE
10 3 (1.36%) SAS Certification
11 1 (0.45%) PMP
11 1 (0.45%) MCSE
11 1 (0.45%) MCSA
11 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.73%) QA
2 5 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.18%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.91%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.45%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.45%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (1.82%) Control-M
1 4 (1.82%) Zenoss
2 3 (1.36%) YUM
2 3 (1.36%) Foglight
3 2 (0.91%) Nagios
3 2 (0.91%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (0.91%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.91%) Netcool
3 2 (0.91%) SCOM
4 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.45%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.45%) MOM
4 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.45%) Nessus
4 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (43.64%) Oracle
2 26 (11.82%) Microsoft
3 22 (10.00%) Cisco
4 19 (8.64%) CheckPoint
5 16 (7.27%) VMware
6 13 (5.91%) IBM
6 13 (5.91%) Juniper
7 11 (5.00%) JBoss
8 10 (4.55%) Blue Coat
9 6 (2.73%) Sybase
9 6 (2.73%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.82%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.82%) HP
10 4 (1.82%) Axway
10 4 (1.82%) Northgate
10 4 (1.82%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.36%) NetApp
11 3 (1.36%) Tufin
11 3 (1.36%) F5
11 3 (1.36%) Tripwire
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