The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 61 51 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -21
Permanent jobs citing Unix 88 85 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.62% 4.51% 7.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.66% 20.05% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 50 81 147
Median salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
426 424 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.52% 22.48% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 331 384 506
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Unix.

1 103 (61.31%) Linux
2 85 (50.60%) Windows
3 61 (36.31%) SQL
4 60 (35.71%) ITIL
5 59 (35.12%) Oracle
6 56 (33.33%) Finance
7 53 (31.55%) Java
8 43 (25.60%) Perl
9 39 (23.21%) Retail
10 37 (22.02%) SQL Server
11 35 (20.83%) HTML
11 35 (20.83%) XML
12 34 (20.24%) Apache
13 31 (18.45%) DB2
13 31 (18.45%) Banking
14 30 (17.86%) Data Centre
15 29 (17.26%) TCP/IP
16 28 (16.67%) WebLogic
16 28 (16.67%) Migration
17 27 (16.07%) Git (software)
17 27 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
17 27 (16.07%) Enterprise Software
18 26 (15.48%) Change Management
18 26 (15.48%) Shell Script
19 25 (14.88%) Service Delivery
19 25 (14.88%) ServiceNow
19 25 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (14.29%) Tivoli
21 23 (13.69%) JBoss
21 23 (13.69%) Python

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (20.24%) Apache
2 28 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 23 (13.69%) JBoss
4 13 (7.74%) NetWeaver
4 13 (7.74%) Tomcat
5 12 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 12 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (4.17%) MS Exchange
8 6 (3.57%) IIS
9 5 (2.98%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (2.98%) SharePoint
10 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (2.38%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (2.38%) Skype for Business
11 3 (1.79%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.79%) MindAlign
Applications
1 15 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) MS Office
3 2 (1.19%) Blender
Business Applications
1 19 (11.31%) assyst
2 5 (2.98%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.36%) Office 365
3 7 (4.17%) SaaS
4 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.38%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.26%) TCP/IP
2 17 (10.12%) SSL
3 11 (6.55%) Firewall
4 10 (5.95%) SAN
5 9 (5.36%) DNS
6 8 (4.76%) DHCP
6 8 (4.76%) LAN
6 8 (4.76%) WAN
7 7 (4.17%) Wireless
8 4 (2.38%) MPLS
8 4 (2.38%) NAS
8 4 (2.38%) NetScaler
8 4 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (2.38%) Skype
8 4 (2.38%) SNMP
8 4 (2.38%) VoIP
8 4 (2.38%) VPN
8 4 (2.38%) WLAN
8 4 (2.38%) xDSL
9 3 (1.79%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.02%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.45%) DB2
3 17 (10.12%) MySQL
4 13 (7.74%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 12 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.76%) Redis
7 5 (2.98%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.19%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.19%) GIS
10 1 (0.60%) Big Data
10 1 (0.60%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 27 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.12%) Maven
3 15 (8.93%) Ant
4 10 (5.95%) Subversion
5 8 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.79%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.79%) JUnit
6 3 (1.79%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 56 (33.33%) Finance
2 39 (23.21%) Retail
3 31 (18.45%) Banking
4 17 (10.12%) Retail Banking
5 12 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 10 (5.95%) Publishing
7 6 (3.57%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.98%) Games
9 3 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.79%) Multimedia
10 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.19%) Front Office
10 2 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (21.43%) Consultant
2 29 (17.26%) Developer
3 22 (13.10%) Analyst
4 19 (11.31%) Data Centre Engineer
4 19 (11.31%) Monitoring Engineer
5 17 (10.12%) Senior Developer
6 16 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
7 15 (8.93%) ServiceNow Developer
8 14 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
9 12 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
10 10 (5.95%) Java Consultant
11 9 (5.36%) Software Consultant
12 8 (4.76%) Administrator
12 8 (4.76%) Architect
12 8 (4.76%) SOA Administrator
12 8 (4.76%) Support Engineer
12 8 (4.76%) WebLogic Administrator
12 8 (4.76%) WebSphere Consultant
13 7 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
13 7 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.83%) HTML
1 35 (20.83%) XML
2 20 (11.90%) Java EE
3 18 (10.71%) CSS
3 18 (10.71%) JSON
3 18 (10.71%) REST
3 18 (10.71%) SOAP
4 16 (9.52%) Web Services
5 15 (8.93%) Ajax
6 13 (7.74%) SAP Basis
7 11 (6.55%) J2EE
8 6 (3.57%) .NET
8 6 (3.57%) HTML5
8 6 (3.57%) LAMP
9 5 (2.98%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.98%) Spring
10 4 (2.38%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.38%) Memcached
11 3 (1.79%) Play Framework
11 3 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 27 (16.07%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (11.31%) Clustering
5 11 (6.55%) Computer Science
5 11 (6.55%) Security Operations Centre
6 10 (5.95%) Management Information System
6 10 (5.95%) PKI
7 6 (3.57%) CMDB
8 4 (2.38%) Fintech
9 3 (1.79%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.19%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.19%) Equities
10 2 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.19%) LLPG
10 2 (1.19%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.19%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.19%) Oculus Rift
10 2 (1.19%) Physics
10 2 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 103 (61.31%) Linux
2 85 (50.60%) Windows
3 21 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (11.31%) Solaris
5 17 (10.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 13 (7.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (6.55%) CentOS
8 11 (6.55%) SUSE
9 10 (5.95%) AIX
10 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.79%) Android
12 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.71%) ITIL
2 28 (16.67%) Migration
3 27 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (15.48%) Change Management
5 25 (14.88%) Service Delivery
6 21 (12.50%) Service Management
7 20 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (11.90%) SOA
8 19 (11.31%) Capacity Planning
9 18 (10.71%) OO
10 17 (10.12%) ITIL V3
11 16 (9.52%) DevOps
12 15 (8.93%) Functional Programming
12 15 (8.93%) Test Automation
13 13 (7.74%) SAP Implementation
13 13 (7.74%) Time Management
14 12 (7.14%) High Availability
14 12 (7.14%) Security Operations
14 12 (7.14%) SIEM
15 11 (6.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 61 (36.31%) SQL
2 53 (31.55%) Java
3 43 (25.60%) Perl
4 26 (15.48%) Shell Script
5 23 (13.69%) Python
6 21 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 17 (10.12%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.76%) C++
8 8 (4.76%) PHP
9 6 (3.57%) C#
10 5 (2.98%) Ruby
11 4 (2.38%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.79%) Scala
13 2 (1.19%) Go
13 2 (1.19%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (11.90%) Degree
2 14 (8.33%) AWS Certification
3 11 (6.55%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.57%) CISM
4 6 (3.57%) CISSP
4 6 (3.57%) ISEB
5 4 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.33%) SLA
2 5 (2.98%) QA
3 4 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.57%) Firmware
2 5 (2.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.98%) Docker
2 5 (2.98%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.38%) vSphere
3 4 (2.38%) XenApp
3 4 (2.38%) XenDesktop
3 4 (2.38%) XenServer
4 3 (1.79%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 24 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 23 (13.69%) SCCM
2 23 (13.69%) SCOM
3 20 (11.90%) Puppet
4 14 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (7.74%) Microsoft Clustering
6 8 (4.76%) Terraform
7 6 (3.57%) NetBackup
7 6 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (3.57%) Oracle ZFS
7 6 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (3.57%) Unicenter
8 5 (2.98%) Nessus
9 4 (2.38%) SCOrch
10 2 (1.19%) Kubernetes
10 2 (1.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 59 (35.12%) Oracle
2 25 (14.88%) ServiceNow
3 22 (13.10%) Microsoft
4 19 (11.31%) SAP
5 17 (10.12%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.36%) IBM
6 9 (5.36%) Sybase
7 8 (4.76%) HP
7 8 (4.76%) Sun
8 6 (3.57%) CA
8 6 (3.57%) Cisco
8 6 (3.57%) Splunk
8 6 (3.57%) Veritas
9 5 (2.98%) ArcSight
9 5 (2.98%) Qualys
10 4 (2.38%) Citrix
10 4 (2.38%) Dell
10 4 (2.38%) NetApp
10 4 (2.38%) SonicWALL
10 4 (2.38%) VMware
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