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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 26 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 172 254 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.39% 11.89% 7.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.66% 40.51% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 147 234 110
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,575 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -1.23%
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
580 627 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.92% 29.34% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 506 581 356
Average salary £39,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 22 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 147 (57.20%) SQL
2 125 (48.64%) Finance
3 98 (38.13%) Oracle
4 81 (31.52%) Linux
5 66 (25.68%) Java
6 65 (25.29%) ITIL
7 63 (24.51%) Windows
8 56 (21.79%) Shell Script
9 55 (21.40%) Perl
10 47 (18.29%) Solaris
11 41 (15.95%) PL/SQL
12 33 (12.84%) Cisco
13 32 (12.45%) Firewall
14 31 (12.06%) Equities
15 29 (11.28%) C
15 29 (11.28%) Security Cleared
15 29 (11.28%) Oracle Database
16 27 (10.51%) Python
17 26 (10.12%) CheckPoint
18 25 (9.73%) AIX
18 25 (9.73%) SC Cleared
19 24 (9.34%) SQL Server
19 24 (9.34%) OSPF
19 24 (9.34%) Microsoft
19 24 (9.34%) CCNP
19 24 (9.34%) Cisco Certification
19 24 (9.34%) BGP
20 23 (8.95%) Tcl
21 22 (8.56%) Banking
22 20 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 16 (6.23%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.06%) Apache
3 10 (3.89%) Oracle Workflow
3 10 (3.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (3.50%) IIS
5 8 (3.11%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.95%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (1.95%) SAS
8 3 (1.17%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.39%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.39%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (5.84%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.56%) MS Office
2 4 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (5.84%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (5.45%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.56%) assyst
5 2 (0.78%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.78%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.45%) Firewall
2 24 (9.34%) OSPF
2 24 (9.34%) BGP
3 16 (6.23%) Internet
4 15 (5.84%) Network Security
5 13 (5.06%) Junos
6 9 (3.50%) Extranet
6 9 (3.50%) VPN
7 7 (2.72%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.72%) SAN
8 4 (1.56%) DNS
9 3 (1.17%) LAN
9 3 (1.17%) VoIP
9 3 (1.17%) WAN
10 2 (0.78%) DHCP
10 2 (0.78%) LDAP
10 2 (0.78%) Multicast
11 1 (0.39%) VLAN
11 1 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.39%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.28%) Oracle Database
2 24 (9.34%) SQL Server
3 19 (7.39%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (5.84%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.28%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (3.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 7 (2.72%) MySQL
8 5 (1.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (1.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 5 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.56%) DB2
9 4 (1.56%) Informix
9 4 (1.56%) Base SAS
10 3 (1.17%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (1.17%) KDB
10 3 (1.17%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.17%) Essbase
10 3 (1.17%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (3.89%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (3.89%) ProC
2 3 (1.17%) Toad
3 1 (0.39%) JUnit
General
1 125 (48.64%) Finance
2 22 (8.56%) Banking
3 20 (7.78%) Financial Institution
4 15 (5.84%) Investment Banking
4 15 (5.84%) Front Office
5 7 (2.72%) Legal
6 5 (1.95%) Back Office
7 4 (1.56%) Retail
8 3 (1.17%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 78 (30.35%) Applications Support
2 61 (23.74%) Analyst
3 47 (18.29%) Support Analyst
4 30 (11.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 24 (9.34%) Firewall Engineer
5 24 (9.34%) Team Leader
6 20 (7.78%) Administrator
7 19 (7.39%) Support Specialist
7 19 (7.39%) Applications Specialist
8 15 (5.84%) Applications Support Specialist
9 11 (4.28%) Support Team Leader
9 11 (4.28%) Developer
9 11 (4.28%) Architect
10 10 (3.89%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (3.89%) UNIX Administrator
10 10 (3.89%) Development Team Leader
10 10 (3.89%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 10 (3.89%) Oracle Team Leader
11 9 (3.50%) DBA
12 8 (3.11%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.61%) J2EE
2 10 (3.89%) Middleware
3 6 (2.33%) JMS
4 5 (1.95%) XML
4 5 (1.95%) JSP
4 5 (1.95%) HTML
5 4 (1.56%) Servlets
5 4 (1.56%) Web Services
5 4 (1.56%) Java EE
6 3 (1.17%) .NET
7 1 (0.39%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.39%) D-Bus
7 1 (0.39%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.39%) Spring
7 1 (0.39%) LAMP
7 1 (0.39%) XSD
7 1 (0.39%) XSLT
7 1 (0.39%) SOAP
7 1 (0.39%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.06%) Equities
2 19 (7.39%) Clustering
3 16 (6.23%) Wiki
4 15 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (3.89%) Data Integration
7 9 (3.50%) LPAR
7 9 (3.50%) Computer Science
8 8 (3.11%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.72%) Derivative
9 7 (2.72%) Fixed Income
9 7 (2.72%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.95%) PDA
11 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.56%) Open Source
12 3 (1.17%) HACMP
13 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.78%) Symmetrix DMX
14 1 (0.39%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 81 (31.52%) Linux
2 63 (24.51%) Windows
3 47 (18.29%) Solaris
4 25 (9.73%) AIX
5 6 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.95%) SUSE
6 5 (1.95%) HPUX
7 4 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.17%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.17%) Debian
8 3 (1.17%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.78%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.29%) ITIL
2 20 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (7.00%) Load Balancing
3 18 (7.00%) Problem Management
3 18 (7.00%) Service Management
4 16 (6.23%) Risk Assessment
5 15 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (5.06%) Capacity Management
7 13 (5.06%) Matrix Management
8 12 (4.67%) SOA
8 12 (4.67%) Workflow
8 12 (4.67%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (4.28%) Mentoring
9 11 (4.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (4.28%) Project Management
9 11 (4.28%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (3.89%) Incident Management
10 10 (3.89%) Low Latency
11 9 (3.50%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 147 (57.20%) SQL
2 66 (25.68%) Java
3 56 (21.79%) Shell Script
4 55 (21.40%) Perl
5 41 (15.95%) PL/SQL
6 29 (11.28%) C
7 27 (10.51%) Python
8 23 (8.95%) Tcl
9 19 (7.39%) C++
10 18 (7.00%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.72%) C#
12 2 (0.78%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.78%) Korn
13 1 (0.39%) Ruby
13 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.39%) PHP
13 1 (0.39%) COBOL
13 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.39%) VB
13 1 (0.39%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 29 (11.28%) Security Cleared
2 25 (9.73%) SC Cleared
3 24 (9.34%) CCNP
3 24 (9.34%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (5.84%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (5.45%) Degree
6 13 (5.06%) Check Point Certification
6 13 (5.06%) CCSA
7 11 (4.28%) Oracle Certification
8 10 (3.89%) OCP
9 3 (1.17%) CISA
9 3 (1.17%) CISM
9 3 (1.17%) CISSP
9 3 (1.17%) RHCE
9 3 (1.17%) SAS Certification
9 3 (1.17%) ISEB
10 1 (0.39%) MCITP
10 1 (0.39%) VCP4
10 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.33%) QA
2 5 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.72%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.39%) Nmap
5 1 (0.39%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) Zenoss
1 3 (1.17%) YUM
1 3 (1.17%) ITRS Geneos
1 3 (1.17%) Foglight
1 3 (1.17%) Netcool
1 3 (1.17%) Control-M
1 3 (1.17%) Nagios
2 2 (0.78%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (0.78%) SCOM
3 1 (0.39%) Nessus
3 1 (0.39%) WSUS
3 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.39%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.39%) MOM
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 98 (38.13%) Oracle
2 33 (12.84%) Cisco
3 26 (10.12%) CheckPoint
4 24 (9.34%) Microsoft
5 20 (7.78%) Juniper
6 16 (6.23%) VMware
7 14 (5.45%) Blue Coat
8 13 (5.06%) IBM
9 11 (4.28%) JBoss
9 11 (4.28%) Sybase
10 6 (2.33%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.56%) Sun
11 4 (1.56%) HP
11 4 (1.56%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.56%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.56%) Axway
11 4 (1.56%) Northgate
12 3 (1.17%) Tufin
12 3 (1.17%) F5
12 3 (1.17%) LogRhythm
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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