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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 38 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 111 82 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.02% 4.28% 5.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.83% 20.40% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 107 78 70
Average salary £52,500 £41,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.74% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £32,100 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,250 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
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
360 402 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.52% 21.00% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 332 378 349
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 120 (57.14%) Linux
2 81 (38.57%) SQL
2 81 (38.57%) Oracle
3 74 (35.24%) Finance
4 52 (24.76%) Windows
5 49 (23.33%) Java
6 42 (20.00%) Perl
7 41 (19.52%) ITIL
7 41 (19.52%) Data Centre
8 36 (17.14%) Solaris
9 34 (16.19%) WebSphere
10 33 (15.71%) SOA
11 32 (15.24%) DB2
11 32 (15.24%) IBM
12 31 (14.76%) AIX
13 29 (13.81%) WebSphere Application Server
13 29 (13.81%) Relational Database
14 27 (12.86%) Firewall
15 26 (12.38%) TCP/IP
16 24 (11.43%) PHP
16 24 (11.43%) Mainframe
16 24 (11.43%) Banking
17 23 (10.95%) VMware
17 23 (10.95%) JBoss
18 22 (10.48%) Shell Script
19 21 (10.00%) Tivoli
19 21 (10.00%) MS Excel
19 21 (10.00%) RDBMS
19 21 (10.00%) SQL Server
20 19 (9.05%) MySQL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 34 (16.19%) WebSphere
2 29 (13.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 23 (10.95%) JBoss
4 15 (7.14%) CICS
4 15 (7.14%) MQSeries
5 11 (5.24%) WebLogic
6 10 (4.76%) Tomcat
7 8 (3.81%) Apache
8 4 (1.90%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.95%) Drupal
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.48%) Documentum
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.48%) IIS
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.48%) nginx
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 21 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.86%) assyst
2 5 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.90%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.43%) Magento
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.38%) IaaS
1 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.95%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.86%) Firewall
2 26 (12.38%) TCP/IP
3 18 (8.57%) SAN
4 14 (6.67%) SSL
5 12 (5.71%) OSPF
5 12 (5.71%) BGP
6 8 (3.81%) NAS
7 5 (2.38%) Network Security
8 4 (1.90%) Multicast
8 4 (1.90%) Internet
8 4 (1.90%) HTTP
9 3 (1.43%) DNS
10 2 (0.95%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (0.95%) VPN
10 2 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.48%) Wireless
11 1 (0.48%) LDAP
11 1 (0.48%) Intranet
11 1 (0.48%) Extranet
11 1 (0.48%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.24%) DB2
2 29 (13.81%) Relational Database
3 21 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 21 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (9.05%) MySQL
5 12 (5.71%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.86%) Informix
8 5 (2.38%) Redis
9 4 (1.90%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.95%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.95%) Hazelcast
11 2 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.48%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 8 (3.81%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.33%) Toad
3 5 (2.38%) Maven
3 5 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.43%) Subversion
4 3 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.95%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.95%) ProC
5 2 (0.95%) JUnit
5 2 (0.95%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.48%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.48%) Hudson
General
1 74 (35.24%) Finance
2 24 (11.43%) Banking
3 17 (8.10%) Telecoms
4 14 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 14 (6.67%) Retail
5 5 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.38%) Front Office
6 4 (1.90%) Marketing
6 4 (1.90%) Back Office
7 3 (1.43%) Legal
8 2 (0.95%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 43 (20.48%) Consultant
2 33 (15.71%) Technical Consultant
3 31 (14.76%) Analyst
4 23 (10.95%) Administrator
5 22 (10.48%) Applications Support
6 18 (8.57%) Developer
6 18 (8.57%) Support Analyst
7 16 (7.62%) Architect
8 14 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (6.19%) Technical Design Authority
10 12 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (4.29%) DBA
11 9 (4.29%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (3.81%) Project Manager
12 8 (3.81%) UNIX Administrator
12 8 (3.81%) Operations Analyst
13 7 (3.33%) Technical Architect
13 7 (3.33%) Oracle DBA
13 7 (3.33%) Support Manager
13 7 (3.33%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.57%) HTML
2 17 (8.10%) Web Services
3 16 (7.62%) XML
4 15 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 15 (7.14%) ISPF
5 14 (6.67%) Java EE
6 9 (4.29%) Middleware
7 8 (3.81%) J2EE
8 6 (2.86%) CSS
9 5 (2.38%) .NET
9 5 (2.38%) Sensu
9 5 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (2.38%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.43%) RESTful
11 2 (0.95%) HTML5
11 2 (0.95%) Spring Security
11 2 (0.95%) Spring Web Flow
11 2 (0.95%) JSP
11 2 (0.95%) Spring
11 2 (0.95%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (19.52%) Data Centre
2 24 (11.43%) Mainframe
3 15 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.67%) GIS
5 13 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.33%) Clustering
6 7 (3.33%) LPAR
6 7 (3.33%) Derivative
7 6 (2.86%) Replication
8 5 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.43%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.43%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.48%) Equities
11 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.48%) HACMP
11 1 (0.48%) DTV
11 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 120 (57.14%) Linux
2 52 (24.76%) Windows
3 36 (17.14%) Solaris
4 31 (14.76%) AIX
5 15 (7.14%) MVS
6 11 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.90%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.95%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.48%) HPUX
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.48%) OS/390
11 1 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.52%) ITIL
2 33 (15.71%) SOA
3 17 (8.10%) Risk Management
3 17 (8.10%) Project Management
4 16 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (7.14%) Requirements Management
6 14 (6.67%) High Availability
7 13 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (6.19%) Time Management
8 11 (5.24%) Capacity Management
9 10 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 10 (4.76%) Service Management
10 9 (4.29%) Problem Management
10 9 (4.29%) Incident Management
10 9 (4.29%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (3.81%) DevOps
11 8 (3.81%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (3.81%) Financial Modelling
11 8 (3.81%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.81%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (38.57%) SQL
2 49 (23.33%) Java
3 42 (20.00%) Perl
4 24 (11.43%) PHP
5 22 (10.48%) Shell Script
6 17 (8.10%) JavaScript
6 17 (8.10%) Python
7 15 (7.14%) JCL
8 11 (5.24%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.81%) Ruby
10 7 (3.33%) COBOL
10 7 (3.33%) C
10 7 (3.33%) C#
11 6 (2.86%) C++
12 5 (2.38%) Tcl
12 5 (2.38%) Groovy
12 5 (2.38%) Bourne shell
13 3 (1.43%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.95%) PHP5
14 2 (0.95%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (8.10%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.71%) Degree
3 12 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.29%) CISSP
5 6 (2.86%) CCNP
5 6 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (2.86%) CEH
5 6 (2.86%) CISA
6 5 (2.38%) GIAC
6 5 (2.38%) GCFA
6 5 (2.38%) SSCP
6 5 (2.38%) CCNA
7 4 (1.90%) CISM
8 2 (0.95%) CRISC
8 2 (0.95%) ISACA
8 2 (0.95%) OSCP
8 2 (0.95%) PMP
8 2 (0.95%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.48%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.71%) SLA
2 4 (1.90%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.90%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.95%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.95%) Firmware
5 1 (0.48%) NFS
5 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 11 (5.24%) Control-M
3 9 (4.29%) Nagios
3 9 (4.29%) Puppet
4 7 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (2.86%) Foglight
6 5 (2.38%) Ansible
6 5 (2.38%) Vagrant
6 5 (2.38%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.43%) Netcool
7 3 (1.43%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (1.43%) SCOM
7 3 (1.43%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.48%) Nessus
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.48%) Ionix
8 1 (0.48%) yum
Vendors
1 81 (38.57%) Oracle
2 32 (15.24%) IBM
3 23 (10.95%) VMware
4 15 (7.14%) Cisco
4 15 (7.14%) Business Objects
5 13 (6.19%) Microsoft
6 12 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.81%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.33%) HP
9 6 (2.86%) ServiceNow
9 6 (2.86%) Citrix
9 6 (2.86%) BMC
9 6 (2.86%) NetApp
10 5 (2.38%) Sun
11 4 (1.90%) SAP
11 4 (1.90%) Tripwire
12 3 (1.43%) EMC
12 3 (1.43%) i2
12 3 (1.43%) LogRhythm
12 3 (1.43%) F5
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