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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 64 64 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 -27
Permanent jobs citing Unix 58 75 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.23% 3.50% 5.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.53% 19.84% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36 52 95
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,129 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
313 378 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.46% 17.65% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 269 330 380
Median salary £37,137 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.96% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 2017.

Unix Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 115 (73.72%) Linux
2 110 (70.51%) Windows
3 53 (33.97%) Finance
4 47 (30.13%) Java
5 43 (27.56%) Data Centre
6 42 (26.92%) ITIL
7 39 (25.00%) Perl
8 37 (23.72%) SQL
9 35 (22.44%) TCP/IP
10 31 (19.87%) Oracle
11 30 (19.23%) SCOM
12 28 (17.95%) Banking
12 28 (17.95%) Retail
13 27 (17.31%) MS Excel
13 27 (17.31%) Windows Server
14 26 (16.67%) SCCM
14 26 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 26 (16.67%) Tivoli
15 25 (16.03%) JBoss
15 25 (16.03%) Migration
16 24 (15.38%) Change Management
16 24 (15.38%) Java EE
16 24 (15.38%) Shell Script
17 23 (14.74%) Red Hat
17 23 (14.74%) DevOps
17 23 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (14.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 22 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
18 22 (14.10%) Puppet
18 22 (14.10%) 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 25 (16.03%) JBoss
2 19 (12.18%) WebLogic
3 18 (11.54%) WebSphere
4 13 (8.33%) Apache
5 12 (7.69%) MS Exchange
6 10 (6.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (4.49%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) Blender
Business Applications
1 14 (8.97%) assyst
2 4 (2.56%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (1.28%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.77%) SaaS
3 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.92%) Office 365
5 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (22.44%) TCP/IP
2 22 (14.10%) Firewall
3 12 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (6.41%) SSL
5 9 (5.77%) Network Security
6 7 (4.49%) DNS
6 7 (4.49%) FTP
6 7 (4.49%) SNMP
7 6 (3.85%) DHCP
7 6 (3.85%) SAN
7 6 (3.85%) VPN
8 5 (3.21%) LAN
8 5 (3.21%) WAN
9 4 (2.56%) Internet
9 4 (2.56%) NAS
10 3 (1.92%) BGP
10 3 (1.92%) HTTP
10 3 (1.92%) Multicast
10 3 (1.92%) OSPF
10 3 (1.92%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.69%) MySQL
2 12 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.05%) DB2
4 9 (5.77%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.21%) Redis
7 1 (0.64%) Big Data
7 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.64%) GIS
7 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.05%) Git (software)
1 11 (7.05%) Subversion
2 5 (3.21%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.92%) eggPlant
3 3 (1.92%) JBehave
3 3 (1.92%) JMeter
3 3 (1.92%) JUnit
3 3 (1.92%) Mercurial
3 3 (1.92%) Ranorex
3 3 (1.92%) Selenium
3 3 (1.92%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.92%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.92%) TestNG
3 3 (1.92%) WATIR
4 2 (1.28%) Hudson
4 2 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.28%) Qt Creator
5 1 (0.64%) Maven
General
1 53 (33.97%) Finance
2 28 (17.95%) Banking
2 28 (17.95%) Retail
3 10 (6.41%) Retail Banking
4 9 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.13%) International Banking
6 6 (3.85%) Games
7 5 (3.21%) Marketing
8 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.28%) Local Government
8 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.28%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (20.51%) Consultant
2 23 (14.74%) Developer
3 20 (12.82%) AWS Engineer
4 18 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
5 15 (9.62%) Analyst
6 14 (8.97%) Data Centre Engineer
6 14 (8.97%) Monitoring Engineer
7 13 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
8 12 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (7.69%) Support Consultant
9 11 (7.05%) Implementation Consultant
9 11 (7.05%) Support Engineer
10 10 (6.41%) AWS Consultant
10 10 (6.41%) AWS DevOps
10 10 (6.41%) Cloud Consultant
10 10 (6.41%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (6.41%) Implementation Engineer
10 10 (6.41%) Java Consultant
10 10 (6.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 10 (6.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.38%) Java EE
2 15 (9.62%) HTML
2 15 (9.62%) XML
3 14 (8.97%) J2EE
4 6 (3.85%) .NET
4 6 (3.85%) Middleware
5 4 (2.56%) AngularJS
5 4 (2.56%) CSS
5 4 (2.56%) Spring
6 3 (1.92%) Gherkin
6 3 (1.92%) SOAP
7 2 (1.28%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.28%) HTML5
7 2 (1.28%) Qt
7 2 (1.28%) RESTful
7 2 (1.28%) Zend Framework
8 1 (0.64%) Ext JS
8 1 (0.64%) jQuery
8 1 (0.64%) Memcached
8 1 (0.64%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 43 (27.56%) Data Centre
2 23 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (6.41%) Fintech
5 9 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.92%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.64%) LLPG
8 1 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (0.64%) Social Media
8 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 115 (73.72%) Linux
2 110 (70.51%) Windows
3 27 (17.31%) Windows Server
4 22 (14.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (9.62%) AIX
6 11 (7.05%) Solaris
7 7 (4.49%) CentOS
8 6 (3.85%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.92%) SUSE
10 1 (0.64%) Android
10 1 (0.64%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.92%) ITIL
2 25 (16.03%) Migration
3 24 (15.38%) Change Management
4 23 (14.74%) DevOps
5 21 (13.46%) Project Management
6 19 (12.18%) Capacity Planning
6 19 (12.18%) Service Delivery
7 18 (11.54%) SOA
8 15 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (9.62%) Service Management
9 14 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (8.97%) Process Improvement
10 13 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (8.33%) Information Security
10 13 (8.33%) Security Operations
10 13 (8.33%) SIEM
11 12 (7.69%) Project Planning
12 11 (7.05%) Change Control
13 10 (6.41%) High Availability
14 9 (5.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (30.13%) Java
2 39 (25.00%) Perl
3 37 (23.72%) SQL
4 24 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 22 (14.10%) Python
6 21 (13.46%) Bash Shell
7 12 (7.69%) C++
8 9 (5.77%) PHP
9 7 (4.49%) JavaScript
10 5 (3.21%) Korn
10 5 (3.21%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.56%) C
11 4 (2.56%) C#
12 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.64%) Go
13 1 (0.64%) Ruby
13 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (12.82%) AWS Certification
2 12 (7.69%) CEH
2 12 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (7.69%) CISSP
3 11 (7.05%) CCNA
4 10 (6.41%) GIAC
4 10 (6.41%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.13%) CCNP
5 8 (5.13%) CISM
5 8 (5.13%) GCIA
5 8 (5.13%) GCIH
5 8 (5.13%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (5.13%) SANS
6 7 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.21%) Degree
8 4 (2.56%) OSCP
8 4 (2.56%) SSCP
9 3 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (1.92%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) QA
2 4 (2.56%) PMO
2 4 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.92%) Docker
4 2 (1.28%) Firmware
4 2 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.28%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.28%) XenServer
5 1 (0.64%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 30 (19.23%) SCOM
2 26 (16.67%) SCCM
2 26 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 22 (14.10%) Puppet
4 20 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.49%) SCOrch
5 7 (4.49%) Terraform
6 4 (2.56%) Nagios
6 4 (2.56%) Netcool
6 4 (2.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.64%) Control-M
7 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 31 (19.87%) Oracle
2 26 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 23 (14.74%) Red Hat
4 19 (12.18%) VMware
5 14 (8.97%) Citrix
6 13 (8.33%) Cisco
7 12 (7.69%) ServiceNow
7 12 (7.69%) Sybase
8 10 (6.41%) HP
9 9 (5.77%) SAP
10 4 (2.56%) Northgate
10 4 (2.56%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.56%) Zend
11 3 (1.92%) F5
11 3 (1.92%) Google
11 3 (1.92%) Intel Security
11 3 (1.92%) NetApp
12 2 (1.28%) IBM
12 2 (1.28%) NetIQ
13 1 (0.64%) Cognos
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