The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 54 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -15
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 69 107 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.03% 6.01% 11.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.60% 23.88% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 52 73 146
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
371 448 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.65% 25.15% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 299 342 448
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

UNIX
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Cheshire

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Cheshire

UNIX
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -16 10 £50,000 +19.76%
Warrington +11 8 £19,000 -52.50% 3
Wilmslow -2 6 £34,250 +5.38% 4
Chester -7 2 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Runcorn -1 1 £33,000 -
Crewe -10 1 £45,000 +125.00%
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 112 (59.89%) Windows
2 105 (56.15%) Finance
3 95 (50.80%) Linux
4 49 (26.20%) SQL
5 45 (24.06%) Oracle
6 44 (23.53%) Information Security
7 31 (16.58%) TCP/IP
8 28 (14.97%) Mainframe
9 27 (14.44%) Microsoft
9 27 (14.44%) Middleware
10 26 (13.90%) Web Services
11 25 (13.37%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (13.37%) Teradata
11 25 (13.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 25 (13.37%) PCI DSS
12 24 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (12.30%) Banking
13 23 (12.30%) Financial Institution
14 22 (11.76%) IBM
14 22 (11.76%) Network Design
15 20 (10.70%) Degree
15 20 (10.70%) HTML
16 19 (10.16%) Java
16 19 (10.16%) E-Commerce
17 18 (9.63%) Shell Script
17 18 (9.63%) Penetration Testing
17 18 (9.63%) Risk Management
18 17 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (9.09%) SQL Server
18 17 (9.09%) MS Office

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 16 (8.56%) WebSphere
2 12 (6.42%) Apache
3 10 (5.35%) nginx
4 5 (2.67%) WordPress
4 5 (2.67%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.14%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.07%) JBoss
7 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.07%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.07%) Mule
7 2 (1.07%) Confluence
8 1 (0.53%) Exstream Dialogue
8 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (9.09%) MS Office
2 15 (8.02%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.60%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.53%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.81%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.58%) TCP/IP
2 16 (8.56%) Firewall
2 16 (8.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (8.02%) DNS
4 14 (7.49%) VPN
4 14 (7.49%) LAN
4 14 (7.49%) WAN
4 14 (7.49%) DHCP
5 10 (5.35%) SSL
5 10 (5.35%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (4.81%) HTTP
7 7 (3.74%) Internet
7 7 (3.74%) Network Security
8 2 (1.07%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (1.07%) LDAP
8 2 (1.07%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.37%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.42%) DB2
4 11 (5.88%) Big Data
5 9 (4.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (4.81%) Data Mining
6 8 (4.28%) Ingres
7 7 (3.74%) DB2 UDB
7 7 (3.74%) OLTP
8 6 (3.21%) MySQL
9 4 (2.14%) DTS
9 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.07%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.07%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (1.07%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (1.07%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 9 (4.81%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.14%) Selenium
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.60%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.07%) Ant
4 2 (1.07%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.07%) JIRA
5 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 105 (56.15%) Finance
2 23 (12.30%) Financial Institution
2 23 (12.30%) Banking
3 10 (5.35%) Back Office
4 4 (2.14%) Retail
4 4 (2.14%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.14%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.07%) Billing
5 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (17.11%) Developer
1 32 (17.11%) Analyst
1 32 (17.11%) Security Engineer
2 13 (6.95%) Administrator
3 11 (5.88%) DBA
4 10 (5.35%) Network Engineer
4 10 (5.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (5.35%) 1st Line Support
4 10 (5.35%) Service Analyst
4 10 (5.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (4.81%) Web Developer
5 9 (4.81%) Consultant
5 9 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (4.81%) AWS Developer
6 8 (4.28%) Teradata DBA
7 7 (3.74%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (3.21%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.21%) Test Manager
8 6 (3.21%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (2.67%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.44%) Middleware
2 26 (13.90%) Web Services
3 20 (10.70%) HTML
4 14 (7.49%) .NET
5 13 (6.95%) CSS
5 13 (6.95%) jQuery
6 11 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (4.81%) FIX Protocol
7 9 (4.81%) HTML5
7 9 (4.81%) Ajax
8 7 (3.74%) ISPF
8 7 (3.74%) J2EE
8 7 (3.74%) ODBC
8 7 (3.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 5 (2.67%) Phalcon
10 4 (2.14%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.14%) Java SE
11 3 (1.60%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.60%) Spring
12 2 (1.07%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.97%) Mainframe
2 24 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.49%) Tandem
3 14 (7.49%) Cryptography
4 12 (6.42%) IBM Mainframe
5 7 (3.74%) Open Source
5 7 (3.74%) PKI
6 5 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.67%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.67%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.60%) GIS
7 3 (1.60%) Clustering
7 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.07%) Equities
8 2 (1.07%) HP Superdome
9 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 112 (59.89%) Windows
2 95 (50.80%) Linux
3 15 (8.02%) AIX
4 14 (7.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (7.49%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.60%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.07%) HPUX
7 2 (1.07%) Solaris
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.53%) Information Security
2 22 (11.76%) Network Design
3 19 (10.16%) E-Commerce
4 18 (9.63%) Risk Management
4 18 (9.63%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (9.09%) Security Architecture
6 16 (8.56%) Problem Management
7 15 (8.02%) ITIL
8 13 (6.95%) Cyber Security
9 12 (6.42%) ETL
9 12 (6.42%) Security Management
10 11 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (5.88%) Security Testing
10 11 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (4.81%) Load Balancing
11 9 (4.81%) SIEM
11 9 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (4.81%) Anomaly Detection
Programming Languages
1 49 (26.20%) SQL
2 19 (10.16%) Java
3 18 (9.63%) Shell Script
4 11 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.88%) C
4 11 (5.88%) PHP
5 9 (4.81%) Perl
6 7 (3.74%) VB
6 7 (3.74%) JCL
6 7 (3.74%) C++
7 6 (3.21%) C#
8 4 (2.14%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.07%) RPG
Qualifications
1 20 (10.70%) Degree
2 14 (7.49%) MCITP
2 14 (7.49%) MCP
2 14 (7.49%) MCSE
2 14 (7.49%) MCSA
2 14 (7.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (6.42%) ISEB
4 8 (4.28%) CISSP
5 7 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.74%) CCNP
5 7 (3.74%) CCNA
6 5 (2.67%) A+ Certification
6 5 (2.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.14%) MCTS
7 4 (2.14%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.60%) PMP
8 3 (1.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (13.37%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.88%) SLA
3 10 (5.35%) QA
3 10 (5.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.81%) Snort
3 4 (2.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.07%) Samba
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.07%) SCCM
2 1 (0.53%) Puppet
2 1 (0.53%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 45 (24.06%) Oracle
2 27 (14.44%) Microsoft
3 25 (13.37%) Teradata
4 22 (11.76%) IBM
5 12 (6.42%) VMware
6 10 (5.35%) HP
7 9 (4.81%) Sourcefire
8 7 (3.74%) Sybase
9 3 (1.60%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.60%) Telerik
10 2 (1.07%) BT
10 2 (1.07%) Perforce
10 2 (1.07%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.07%) Informatica
11 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.53%) Cisco
Wilmslow, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Warrington, Blackpool, Newcastle,...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £67,440 p.a with an additional Digital Allowance up to £12,560 depending on skills and experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago