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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 29 41 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 133 96 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.63% 5.03% 8.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.97% 24.49% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 128 86 135
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
416 392 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.73% 20.55% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 384 360 441
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 £26,500 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 126 (54.55%) Linux
2 95 (41.13%) Oracle
3 90 (38.96%) SQL
4 84 (36.36%) Finance
5 60 (25.97%) Java
6 54 (23.38%) Windows
7 49 (21.21%) Perl
7 49 (21.21%) Solaris
8 44 (19.05%) AIX
9 39 (16.88%) ITIL
9 39 (16.88%) IBM
10 38 (16.45%) WebSphere
11 37 (16.02%) Data Centre
11 37 (16.02%) DB2
11 37 (16.02%) SOA
12 36 (15.58%) Banking
13 34 (14.72%) Relational Database
14 33 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
15 32 (13.85%) SQL Server
16 31 (13.42%) Firewall
17 30 (12.99%) VMware
17 30 (12.99%) TCP/IP
18 25 (10.82%) Shell Script
18 25 (10.82%) RDBMS
18 25 (10.82%) JBoss
19 24 (10.39%) Tivoli
19 24 (10.39%) Mainframe
20 23 (9.96%) MS Excel
21 20 (8.66%) Red Hat
21 20 (8.66%) Microsoft

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 38 (16.45%) WebSphere
2 33 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 25 (10.82%) JBoss
4 17 (7.36%) MQSeries
4 17 (7.36%) CICS
5 13 (5.63%) WebLogic
6 10 (4.33%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.90%) Apache
8 2 (0.87%) IIS
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.43%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.43%) nginx
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.43%) Documentum
9 1 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (9.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.60%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.30%) Magento
3 3 (1.30%) assyst
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (3.46%) IaaS
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.42%) Firewall
2 30 (12.99%) TCP/IP
3 18 (7.79%) SAN
4 16 (6.93%) SSL
5 12 (5.19%) OSPF
5 12 (5.19%) BGP
6 9 (3.90%) NAS
7 6 (2.60%) Multicast
7 6 (2.60%) Internet
8 4 (1.73%) HTTP
8 4 (1.73%) DNS
8 4 (1.73%) Network Security
9 2 (0.87%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (0.87%) VPN
9 2 (0.87%) LDAP
9 2 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.43%) VLAN
10 1 (0.43%) Wireless
10 1 (0.43%) Extranet
10 1 (0.43%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.02%) DB2
2 34 (14.72%) Relational Database
3 32 (13.85%) SQL Server
4 25 (10.82%) RDBMS
5 18 (7.79%) Oracle Database
6 14 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (4.33%) MySQL
9 9 (3.90%) NoSQL
10 8 (3.46%) Informix
11 4 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.73%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.87%) Hazelcast
13 2 (0.87%) Redis
14 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.46%) Jenkins
2 8 (3.46%) Toad
2 8 (3.46%) Maven
3 6 (2.60%) Subversion
4 3 (1.30%) ProC
5 2 (0.87%) JUnit
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.87%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.43%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.43%) WebSpeed
General
1 84 (36.36%) Finance
2 36 (15.58%) Banking
3 19 (8.23%) Telecoms
4 18 (7.79%) Retail
4 18 (7.79%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.03%) Front Office
6 6 (2.60%) Private Banking
7 5 (2.16%) Marketing
8 2 (0.87%) Back Office
8 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.87%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 44 (19.05%) Consultant
2 36 (15.58%) Analyst
3 31 (13.42%) Technical Consultant
4 29 (12.55%) Applications Support
5 25 (10.82%) Administrator
6 24 (10.39%) Support Analyst
7 23 (9.96%) Architect
8 19 (8.23%) Developer
9 17 (7.36%) Applications Support Analyst
10 14 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (6.06%) DBA
11 12 (5.19%) Oracle DBA
11 12 (5.19%) Technical Design Authority
12 11 (4.76%) Project Manager
13 9 (3.90%) Java Developer
13 9 (3.90%) Operations Analyst
14 8 (3.46%) UNIX Administrator
14 8 (3.46%) Infrastructure Architect
14 8 (3.46%) Senior Developer
15 7 (3.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.23%) Web Services
2 18 (7.79%) XML
2 18 (7.79%) HTML
3 17 (7.36%) WebSphere MQ
3 17 (7.36%) ISPF
4 16 (6.93%) Java EE
5 12 (5.19%) Middleware
6 10 (4.33%) RESTful
7 8 (3.46%) Sensu
7 8 (3.46%) J2EE
8 2 (0.87%) CSS
8 2 (0.87%) JSP
8 2 (0.87%) .NET
8 2 (0.87%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.87%) JSON
8 2 (0.87%) Spring Security
8 2 (0.87%) Spring Web Flow
8 2 (0.87%) OAuth
8 2 (0.87%) Alternative PHP Cache
8 2 (0.87%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.02%) Data Centre
2 24 (10.39%) Mainframe
3 15 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (5.63%) GIS
5 12 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.90%) LPAR
7 8 (3.46%) Replication
7 8 (3.46%) Clustering
8 7 (3.03%) Equities
9 6 (2.60%) Derivative
9 6 (2.60%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.73%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.87%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 126 (54.55%) Linux
2 54 (23.38%) Windows
3 49 (21.21%) Solaris
4 44 (19.05%) AIX
5 17 (7.36%) MVS
6 16 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.90%) Ubuntu
7 9 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.16%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.43%) OS/390
10 1 (0.43%) zOS
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.88%) ITIL
2 37 (16.02%) SOA
3 17 (7.36%) Project Management
4 16 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (6.93%) Risk Management
4 16 (6.93%) High Availability
5 15 (6.49%) Time Management
5 15 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (6.06%) Requirements Management
7 12 (5.19%) Performance Analysis
8 11 (4.76%) DevOps
9 9 (3.90%) Change Management
9 9 (3.90%) Problem Management
9 9 (3.90%) Capacity Management
9 9 (3.90%) OO
10 8 (3.46%) PRINCE2
10 8 (3.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (3.46%) Incident Management
10 8 (3.46%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (38.96%) SQL
2 60 (25.97%) Java
3 49 (21.21%) Perl
4 25 (10.82%) Shell Script
5 17 (7.36%) JCL
5 17 (7.36%) Python
6 15 (6.49%) PHP
7 11 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 9 (3.90%) COBOL
9 8 (3.46%) Bourne shell
9 8 (3.46%) Groovy
10 7 (3.03%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.03%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.60%) C
12 5 (2.16%) Tcl
13 4 (1.73%) C++
14 2 (0.87%) C#
14 2 (0.87%) Ruby
14 2 (0.87%) Korn
14 2 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.19%) SC Cleared
2 12 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.33%) CISSP
4 9 (3.90%) Degree
5 6 (2.60%) CEH
5 6 (2.60%) CCNP
5 6 (2.60%) CCNA
6 5 (2.16%) GCFA
6 5 (2.16%) SSCP
6 5 (2.16%) CISA
6 5 (2.16%) CISM
6 5 (2.16%) GIAC
7 3 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.87%) RHCE
8 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.87%) PMP
8 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.87%) MCSE
8 2 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.19%) SLA
2 9 (3.90%) QA
3 5 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.87%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.03%) Firmware
3 6 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.73%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.30%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.43%) NFS
7 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (10.39%) Tivoli
2 12 (5.19%) Nagios
3 10 (4.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (4.33%) Control-M
4 9 (3.90%) Puppet
5 8 (3.46%) Vagrant
5 8 (3.46%) ZABBIX
5 8 (3.46%) Ansible
6 7 (3.03%) Data Guard
6 7 (3.03%) Foglight
7 4 (1.73%) Netcool
8 3 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (1.30%) SCOM
8 3 (1.30%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.43%) MOM
10 1 (0.43%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.43%) Nessus
10 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (41.13%) Oracle
2 39 (16.88%) IBM
3 30 (12.99%) VMware
4 20 (8.66%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.66%) Red Hat
5 18 (7.79%) Business Objects
6 17 (7.36%) Cisco
7 10 (4.33%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.03%) HP
9 6 (2.60%) SAP
9 6 (2.60%) NetApp
10 5 (2.16%) F5
10 5 (2.16%) Sun
10 5 (2.16%) Citrix
10 5 (2.16%) BMC
11 4 (1.73%) Tripwire
12 3 (1.30%) Tufin
12 3 (1.30%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.30%) LogRhythm
12 3 (1.30%) i2
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