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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 38 12 30
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 97 167 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.36% 11.20% 6.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.93% 40.73% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 91 158 82
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
423 410 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.38% 27.50% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 376 371 322
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 148 (53.82%) SQL
2 119 (43.27%) Finance
3 113 (41.09%) Linux
4 73 (26.55%) Oracle
5 72 (26.18%) ITIL
6 68 (24.73%) Windows
7 44 (16.00%) Shell Script
8 40 (14.55%) Perl
9 37 (13.45%) Solaris
10 35 (12.73%) Java
11 33 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 28 (10.18%) Banking
13 26 (9.45%) PHP
13 26 (9.45%) SQL Server
14 25 (9.09%) Cisco
14 25 (9.09%) Firewall
15 24 (8.73%) Equities
15 24 (8.73%) JavaScript
16 23 (8.36%) PL/SQL
16 23 (8.36%) Incident Management
17 22 (8.00%) Degree
17 22 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (8.00%) MySQL
18 21 (7.64%) Problem Management
18 21 (7.64%) Security Cleared
19 20 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
20 19 (6.91%) CCNP
20 19 (6.91%) AIX
20 19 (6.91%) Tomcat
21 18 (6.55%) CheckPoint

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 19 (6.91%) Tomcat
2 16 (5.82%) Apache
3 11 (4.00%) JBoss
4 9 (3.27%) WebLogic
5 8 (2.91%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.55%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.45%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.09%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.09%) IIS
9 2 (0.73%) SAS
9 2 (0.73%) CICS
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.73%) Drupal
10 1 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.36%) nginx
10 1 (0.36%) Sonic ESB
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (2.55%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (2.18%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.18%) assyst
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.73%) Magento
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.09%) Firewall
2 17 (6.18%) OSPF
2 17 (6.18%) BGP
3 13 (4.73%) SAN
4 10 (3.64%) Internet
5 8 (2.91%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.55%) Network Security
7 5 (1.82%) SSL
8 4 (1.45%) FTP
8 4 (1.45%) Junos
9 3 (1.09%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.09%) NAS
9 3 (1.09%) Multicast
9 3 (1.09%) VPN
9 3 (1.09%) LDAP
9 3 (1.09%) Extranet
10 2 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.73%) DNS
10 2 (0.73%) Intranet
11 1 (0.36%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.45%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.00%) MySQL
3 18 (6.55%) Oracle Database
4 17 (6.18%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.36%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (3.27%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.91%) DB2
8 8 (2.91%) Informix
9 5 (1.82%) Redis
10 4 (1.45%) MarkLogic
10 4 (1.45%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.09%) KDB
12 2 (0.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 2 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.73%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.73%) Oracle Discoverer
12 2 (0.73%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (2.55%) Toad
2 5 (1.82%) ProC
3 3 (1.09%) JUnit
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.73%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.73%) Subversion
4 2 (0.73%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.73%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.73%) Hudson
General
1 119 (43.27%) Finance
2 28 (10.18%) Banking
3 17 (6.18%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.73%) Back Office
5 10 (3.64%) Front Office
6 9 (3.27%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.55%) Retail
8 5 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.09%) Legal
10 3 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (26.55%) Analyst
2 57 (20.73%) Applications Support
3 47 (17.09%) Support Analyst
4 26 (9.45%) Developer
5 25 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 20 (7.27%) Consultant
7 19 (6.91%) Architect
8 17 (6.18%) Firewall Engineer
9 16 (5.82%) Administrator
10 15 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
10 15 (5.45%) Support Specialist
11 14 (5.09%) Applications Specialist
12 12 (4.36%) DBA
12 12 (4.36%) Support Manager
13 11 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
13 11 (4.00%) Applications Support Specialist
14 10 (3.64%) Oracle DBA
14 10 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
15 9 (3.27%) Technical Architect
15 9 (3.27%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.45%) J2EE
2 12 (4.36%) HTML
3 10 (3.64%) CSS
4 9 (3.27%) JMS
5 8 (2.91%) Middleware
6 7 (2.55%) XML
7 6 (2.18%) Java EE
8 5 (1.82%) HTML5
8 5 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.82%) .NET
9 4 (1.45%) Web Services
9 4 (1.45%) D-Bus
10 2 (0.73%) Spring Security
10 2 (0.73%) Spring Web Flow
10 2 (0.73%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.73%) LAMP
10 2 (0.73%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.73%) Spring
10 2 (0.73%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.73%) Equities
2 22 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (5.45%) Derivative
5 13 (4.73%) Fixed Income
6 11 (4.00%) Mainframe
7 8 (2.91%) LPAR
7 8 (2.91%) Open Source
8 7 (2.55%) Clustering
8 7 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.55%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.45%) Wiki
9 4 (1.45%) GIS
10 3 (1.09%) Replication
10 3 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.36%) PDA
11 1 (0.36%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 113 (41.09%) Linux
2 68 (24.73%) Windows
3 37 (13.45%) Solaris
4 19 (6.91%) AIX
5 5 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.45%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.45%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.73%) MVS
7 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.73%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.36%) HPUX
8 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (26.18%) ITIL
2 33 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (8.36%) Incident Management
4 21 (7.64%) Problem Management
5 17 (6.18%) Service Management
6 15 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (4.73%) Project Management
8 12 (4.36%) Migration
8 12 (4.36%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (3.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (3.27%) Software Engineering
9 9 (3.27%) E-Commerce
10 8 (2.91%) SOA
10 8 (2.91%) Risk Management
10 8 (2.91%) Load Balancing
11 7 (2.55%) Project Planning
11 7 (2.55%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (2.55%) Information Security
11 7 (2.55%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 148 (53.82%) SQL
2 44 (16.00%) Shell Script
3 40 (14.55%) Perl
4 35 (12.73%) Java
5 26 (9.45%) PHP
6 24 (8.73%) JavaScript
7 23 (8.36%) PL/SQL
8 15 (5.45%) Tcl
9 14 (5.09%) C
10 13 (4.73%) Bash Shell
11 12 (4.36%) Python
12 10 (3.64%) C++
13 8 (2.91%) Ruby
14 7 (2.55%) C#
15 5 (1.82%) PHP5
16 4 (1.45%) COBOL
17 2 (0.73%) JCL
17 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (8.00%) Degree
2 21 (7.64%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (6.91%) CCNP
5 17 (6.18%) SC Cleared
6 15 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (2.18%) CISSP
8 4 (1.45%) CISM
8 4 (1.45%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (1.45%) CCSA
8 4 (1.45%) CCNA
9 3 (1.09%) CSSLP
10 2 (0.73%) OSCP
10 2 (0.73%) GIAC
10 2 (0.73%) GCFA
10 2 (0.73%) CEH
10 2 (0.73%) SSCP
10 2 (0.73%) CISA
11 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.18%) SLA
2 2 (0.73%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (2.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.36%) Xen
4 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.36%) vSphere
4 1 (0.36%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (4.73%) Control-M
2 8 (2.91%) Nagios
2 8 (2.91%) Netcool
2 8 (2.91%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (2.55%) Tivoli
4 6 (2.18%) Foglight
5 4 (1.45%) Puppet
6 3 (1.09%) SCOM
6 3 (1.09%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.73%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.36%) yum
Vendors
1 73 (26.55%) Oracle
2 25 (9.09%) Cisco
3 18 (6.55%) CheckPoint
4 14 (5.09%) IBM
5 13 (4.73%) Sybase
6 11 (4.00%) VMware
7 10 (3.64%) Microsoft
8 9 (3.27%) Juniper
9 7 (2.55%) Sun
10 6 (2.18%) BMC
10 6 (2.18%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.82%) HP
11 5 (1.82%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.45%) Citrix
12 4 (1.45%) Borland
13 3 (1.09%) F5
14 2 (0.73%) Teradata
14 2 (0.73%) Business Objects
14 2 (0.73%) EMC
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