The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Support in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Support
Rank - 118 143
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.18% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.19% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UNIX Support
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1786 1613 2134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.78% 94.72% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1296 1854
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Support in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

UNIX Support
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Support across the Cheshire region.

UNIX Support Salary Trend in Cheshire

UNIX Support
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited UNIX Support in their job title 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 with UNIX Support in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere

UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited UNIX Support in their job title 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 with UNIX Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle