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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 37 32 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 109 135 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.50% 6.33% 11.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.94% 28.30% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 104 114 228
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +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
437 477 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.04% 22.36% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 400 422 551
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 31 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 125 (57.60%) Linux
2 92 (42.40%) SQL
3 85 (39.17%) Finance
4 78 (35.94%) Oracle
5 64 (29.49%) Java
6 50 (23.04%) Perl
7 44 (20.28%) Solaris
8 43 (19.82%) Windows
9 39 (17.97%) ITIL
10 38 (17.51%) Banking
11 36 (16.59%) AIX
12 32 (14.75%) DB2
13 31 (14.29%) IBM
13 31 (14.29%) WebSphere
14 30 (13.82%) Data Centre
14 30 (13.82%) SQL Server
15 29 (13.36%) VMware
15 29 (13.36%) SOA
16 27 (12.44%) Firewall
16 27 (12.44%) Relational Database
17 25 (11.52%) Python
17 25 (11.52%) WebSphere Application Server
18 23 (10.60%) MS Excel
18 23 (10.60%) TCP/IP
18 23 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (10.14%) Git (software)
20 21 (9.68%) Microsoft
20 21 (9.68%) RDBMS
21 20 (9.22%) Cisco
22 19 (8.76%) Red Hat

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 31 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 25 (11.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (8.76%) JBoss
4 14 (6.45%) CICS
4 14 (6.45%) MQSeries
4 14 (6.45%) WebLogic
5 9 (4.15%) Apache
6 6 (2.76%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.92%) IIS
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.46%) Documentum
8 1 (0.46%) SAS
8 1 (0.46%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 23 (10.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.46%) Magento
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (5.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.44%) Firewall
2 23 (10.60%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.53%) OSPF
3 12 (5.53%) SAN
3 12 (5.53%) BGP
4 11 (5.07%) SSL
5 7 (3.23%) NAS
6 6 (2.76%) HTTP
6 6 (2.76%) Internet
6 6 (2.76%) Multicast
7 4 (1.84%) Network Security
8 3 (1.38%) DNS
9 2 (0.92%) VPN
9 2 (0.92%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.92%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.46%) Junos
10 1 (0.46%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.75%) DB2
2 30 (13.82%) SQL Server
3 27 (12.44%) Relational Database
4 21 (9.68%) RDBMS
5 15 (6.91%) Oracle Database
5 15 (6.91%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (5.07%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (4.15%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.30%) MySQL
10 4 (1.84%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.84%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.38%) Informix
12 2 (0.92%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.99%) Maven
2 13 (5.99%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.15%) Subversion
4 4 (1.84%) Toad
5 2 (0.92%) ProC
6 1 (0.46%) WebSpeed
6 1 (0.46%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
General
1 85 (39.17%) Finance
2 38 (17.51%) Banking
3 15 (6.91%) Telecoms
4 14 (6.45%) Retail
4 14 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 14 (6.45%) Retail Banking
5 10 (4.61%) Front Office
6 6 (2.76%) Private Banking
7 5 (2.30%) Marketing
8 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.92%) Back Office
8 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.46%) Automotive
9 1 (0.46%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (16.13%) Analyst
2 32 (14.75%) Consultant
3 30 (13.82%) Applications Support
4 29 (13.36%) Developer
5 26 (11.98%) Support Analyst
6 23 (10.60%) Java Developer
7 21 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (9.68%) Senior Developer
7 21 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
8 18 (8.29%) Architect
8 18 (8.29%) Applications Support Analyst
9 16 (7.37%) Administrator
10 11 (5.07%) Technical Design Authority
10 11 (5.07%) DBA
10 11 (5.07%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.15%) Oracle DBA
12 7 (3.23%) Project Manager
13 6 (2.76%) Applications Specialist
13 6 (2.76%) Support Specialist
13 6 (2.76%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.45%) WebSphere MQ
1 14 (6.45%) Web Services
1 14 (6.45%) HTML
1 14 (6.45%) RESTful
1 14 (6.45%) ISPF
2 13 (5.99%) Sensu
3 12 (5.53%) XML
3 12 (5.53%) Middleware
4 11 (5.07%) Java EE
5 4 (1.84%) Spring
6 3 (1.38%) JSON
6 3 (1.38%) OAuth
6 3 (1.38%) Alternative PHP Cache
7 2 (0.92%) Apache CXF
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.46%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.46%) .NET
8 1 (0.46%) J2EE
8 1 (0.46%) POSIX
8 1 (0.46%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.82%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.76%) Mainframe
3 18 (8.29%) Equities
4 12 (5.53%) GIS
5 11 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.15%) Derivative
6 9 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.69%) Clustering
7 8 (3.69%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (2.76%) Replication
9 5 (2.30%) LPAR
10 2 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.46%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.46%) IVR
11 1 (0.46%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.46%) Handset
11 1 (0.46%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 125 (57.60%) Linux
2 44 (20.28%) Solaris
3 43 (19.82%) Windows
4 36 (16.59%) AIX
5 14 (6.45%) MVS
5 14 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (5.99%) Ubuntu
7 8 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.76%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.92%) HPUX
10 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.46%) SUSE
11 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.46%) OS/390
11 1 (0.46%) zOS
11 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.97%) ITIL
2 29 (13.36%) SOA
3 16 (7.37%) DevOps
4 14 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (5.99%) OO
6 12 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (5.53%) Risk Management
6 12 (5.53%) High Availability
6 12 (5.53%) Requirements Management
7 11 (5.07%) Time Management
7 11 (5.07%) Project Management
8 10 (4.61%) Problem Management
8 10 (4.61%) Incident Management
9 9 (4.15%) Unit Testing
9 9 (4.15%) Open Source
9 9 (4.15%) OOD
10 8 (3.69%) Change Management
11 7 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (3.23%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (42.40%) SQL
2 64 (29.49%) Java
3 50 (23.04%) Perl
4 25 (11.52%) Python
5 19 (8.76%) Shell Script
6 16 (7.37%) Bash Shell
7 14 (6.45%) JCL
8 13 (5.99%) Groovy
8 13 (5.99%) Bourne shell
9 9 (4.15%) COBOL
10 7 (3.23%) PHP
11 6 (2.76%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.30%) Tcl
12 5 (2.30%) C++
13 4 (1.84%) C
14 3 (1.38%) Korn
15 2 (0.92%) C#
15 2 (0.92%) VBA
16 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (5.53%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (5.53%) SC Cleared
1 12 (5.53%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.07%) Degree
3 9 (4.15%) CISSP
4 6 (2.76%) CCNP
4 6 (2.76%) CCNA
5 5 (2.30%) CEH
5 5 (2.30%) CISM
6 4 (1.84%) SSCP
6 4 (1.84%) CISA
6 4 (1.84%) GIAC
6 4 (1.84%) GCFA
7 2 (0.92%) PMP
7 2 (0.92%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.92%) RHCE
7 2 (0.92%) CRISC
7 2 (0.92%) ISACA
8 1 (0.46%) MCITP
8 1 (0.46%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.07%) QA
1 11 (5.07%) SLA
2 5 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.30%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.23%) Firmware
3 6 (2.76%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.76%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.46%) Xen
6 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (8.29%) Nagios
1 18 (8.29%) Tivoli
2 14 (6.45%) Puppet
3 13 (5.99%) ZABBIX
3 13 (5.99%) Vagrant
3 13 (5.99%) Ansible
4 9 (4.15%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (3.23%) Data Guard
6 6 (2.76%) Netcool
7 4 (1.84%) Control-M
7 4 (1.84%) Foglight
7 4 (1.84%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (1.38%) Nessus
9 2 (0.92%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 2 (0.92%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (0.92%) Nmap
9 2 (0.92%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.46%) SCOM
10 1 (0.46%) WSUS
10 1 (0.46%) Ionix
Vendors
1 78 (35.94%) Oracle
2 31 (14.29%) IBM
3 29 (13.36%) VMware
4 21 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 20 (9.22%) Cisco
6 19 (8.76%) Red Hat
7 12 (5.53%) CheckPoint
8 8 (3.69%) SAP
8 8 (3.69%) HP
9 7 (3.23%) Sybase
10 5 (2.30%) F5
10 5 (2.30%) NetApp
11 4 (1.84%) Sun
11 4 (1.84%) CA
12 3 (1.38%) Tripwire
12 3 (1.38%) i2
13 2 (0.92%) Remedy
13 2 (0.92%) Symantec
13 2 (0.92%) Citrix
13 2 (0.92%) FireEye
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