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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 48 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 90 109 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.99% 6.03% 5.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.47% 27.05% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 83 101 72
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £27,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £52,500
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
340 403 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.84% 22.30% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 298 371 353
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 24 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 111 (55.22%) Linux
2 84 (41.79%) SQL
3 71 (35.32%) Finance
4 69 (34.33%) Oracle
5 53 (26.37%) Windows
6 46 (22.89%) Java
7 33 (16.42%) ITIL
8 32 (15.92%) Solaris
9 30 (14.93%) Perl
9 30 (14.93%) PHP
10 26 (12.94%) IBM
11 25 (12.44%) AIX
11 25 (12.44%) Shell Script
11 25 (12.44%) WebSphere
12 24 (11.94%) JavaScript
12 24 (11.94%) Relational Database
13 23 (11.44%) MySQL
14 21 (10.45%) DB2
14 21 (10.45%) SOA
15 20 (9.95%) JBoss
15 20 (9.95%) WebSphere Application Server
15 20 (9.95%) Firewall
16 19 (9.45%) RDBMS
17 18 (8.96%) TCP/IP
17 18 (8.96%) HTML
17 18 (8.96%) Mainframe
17 18 (8.96%) Security Cleared
18 17 (8.46%) SQL Server
18 17 (8.46%) Disaster Recovery
19 16 (7.96%) Degree

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (12.44%) WebSphere
2 20 (9.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 20 (9.95%) JBoss
3 15 (7.46%) Tomcat
4 13 (6.47%) Apache
5 10 (4.98%) MQSeries
5 10 (4.98%) CICS
6 8 (3.98%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.99%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.00%) Drupal
9 1 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.50%) nginx
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.99%) assyst
2 5 (2.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.49%) Magento
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.00%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.95%) Firewall
2 18 (8.96%) TCP/IP
3 14 (6.97%) SAN
4 10 (4.98%) SSL
5 9 (4.48%) OSPF
5 9 (4.48%) BGP
6 4 (1.99%) NAS
6 4 (1.99%) HTTP
7 3 (1.49%) Internet
7 3 (1.49%) Network Security
8 2 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.00%) Intranet
9 1 (0.50%) LDAP
9 1 (0.50%) DNS
9 1 (0.50%) VLAN
9 1 (0.50%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.94%) Relational Database
2 23 (11.44%) MySQL
3 21 (10.45%) DB2
4 19 (9.45%) RDBMS
5 17 (8.46%) SQL Server
6 15 (7.46%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.48%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.98%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (3.98%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.99%) Informix
10 5 (2.49%) Redis
11 4 (1.99%) Couchbase
12 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (1.00%) MariaDB
13 2 (1.00%) Hazelcast
13 2 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
14 1 (0.50%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Toad
2 4 (1.99%) ProC
3 2 (1.00%) Subversion
3 2 (1.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.00%) JUnit
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.50%) Hudson
General
1 71 (35.32%) Finance
2 15 (7.46%) Banking
3 13 (6.47%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.48%) Retail
4 9 (4.48%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.49%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.49%) Back Office
6 3 (1.49%) Legal
7 2 (1.00%) Front Office
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (18.41%) Analyst
2 33 (16.42%) Consultant
3 30 (14.93%) Technical Consultant
4 27 (13.43%) Developer
5 22 (10.95%) Applications Support
6 20 (9.95%) Administrator
6 20 (9.95%) Support Analyst
7 16 (7.96%) Architect
8 12 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (5.47%) Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (5.47%) Operations Analyst
10 10 (4.98%) DBA
11 9 (4.48%) Infrastructure Architect
11 9 (4.48%) Technical Design Authority
12 8 (3.98%) UNIX Administrator
12 8 (3.98%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.98%) Oracle DBA
13 7 (3.48%) Technical Architect
13 7 (3.48%) Support Manager
13 7 (3.48%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.96%) HTML
2 12 (5.97%) J2EE
2 12 (5.97%) Java EE
2 12 (5.97%) Web Services
3 11 (5.47%) XML
4 10 (4.98%) CSS
4 10 (4.98%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (4.98%) Middleware
4 10 (4.98%) ISPF
5 5 (2.49%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (2.49%) AngularJS
5 5 (2.49%) .NET
5 5 (2.49%) HTML5
6 2 (1.00%) Spring Security
6 2 (1.00%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (1.00%) RESTful
6 2 (1.00%) JSP
6 2 (1.00%) LAMP
6 2 (1.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.96%) Mainframe
2 13 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.98%) GIS
4 9 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.98%) LPAR
6 7 (3.48%) Open Source
7 6 (2.99%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.49%) Equities
9 4 (1.99%) Derivative
9 4 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.49%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.49%) Replication
10 3 (1.49%) Clustering
11 2 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.50%) HACMP
12 1 (0.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 111 (55.22%) Linux
2 53 (26.37%) Windows
3 32 (15.92%) Solaris
4 25 (12.44%) AIX
5 10 (4.98%) MVS
6 9 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.99%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.00%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.50%) HPUX
10 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (16.42%) ITIL
2 21 (10.45%) SOA
3 17 (8.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (7.46%) Incident Management
5 14 (6.97%) Risk Management
6 12 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (5.97%) Problem Management
7 11 (5.47%) Project Management
7 11 (5.47%) Requirements Management
8 10 (4.98%) High Availability
8 10 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (4.48%) Time Management
9 9 (4.48%) Software Engineering
9 9 (4.48%) Migration
9 9 (4.48%) Information Security
9 9 (4.48%) Service Management
10 8 (3.98%) Capacity Management
11 7 (3.48%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.48%) Performance Analysis
11 7 (3.48%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 84 (41.79%) SQL
2 46 (22.89%) Java
3 30 (14.93%) Perl
3 30 (14.93%) PHP
4 25 (12.44%) Shell Script
5 24 (11.94%) JavaScript
6 12 (5.97%) C
6 12 (5.97%) Python
7 10 (4.98%) JCL
8 9 (4.48%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.98%) Ruby
10 7 (3.48%) C#
11 6 (2.99%) C++
11 6 (2.99%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.49%) PHP5
12 5 (2.49%) Tcl
13 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.00%) COBOL
14 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.96%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.96%) Degree
2 16 (7.96%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.47%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.48%) CISSP
5 8 (3.98%) CCNP
6 6 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (2.99%) CISM
7 5 (2.49%) CISA
8 4 (1.99%) CEH
8 4 (1.99%) CCNA
9 3 (1.49%) GIAC
9 3 (1.49%) GCFA
9 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.49%) SSCP
9 3 (1.49%) CSSLP
10 2 (1.00%) OSCP
11 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.50%) CRISC
11 1 (0.50%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.46%) SLA
2 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.49%) QA
2 3 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.50%) NFS
4 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (7.96%) Tivoli
2 15 (7.46%) Control-M
3 6 (2.99%) Foglight
4 4 (1.99%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.99%) Nagios
4 4 (1.99%) Puppet
5 3 (1.49%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (1.49%) SCOM
5 3 (1.49%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.49%) Netcool
6 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.50%) Nessus
6 1 (0.50%) yum
6 1 (0.50%) Ionix
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 69 (34.33%) Oracle
2 26 (12.94%) IBM
3 15 (7.46%) VMware
4 12 (5.97%) Cisco
4 12 (5.97%) Microsoft
5 10 (4.98%) Business Objects
6 9 (4.48%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.48%) BMC
7 7 (3.48%) HP
8 6 (2.99%) Citrix
8 6 (2.99%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.99%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.49%) Sun
10 4 (1.99%) SAP
10 4 (1.99%) Sybase
10 4 (1.99%) Tripwire
11 3 (1.49%) i2
11 3 (1.49%) NetApp
11 3 (1.49%) EMC
11 3 (1.49%) Tufin
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