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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 71 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 61 121 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.51% 6.31% 5.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.44% 25.37% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 49 88 84
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,358
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
454 477 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.15% 24.88% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 387 367 376
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £52,500
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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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
Chester +6 17 £43,750 +34.61% 1
Knutsford -10 10 £48,750 +39.28% 2
Wilmslow -3 5 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Warrington -19 5 £50,000 +34.22% 2
Nantwich +11 1 £22,500 -43.75%
Crewe -3 1 - - 2
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 65 (52.42%) Finance
2 58 (46.77%) Windows
3 53 (42.74%) SQL
4 42 (33.87%) Linux
5 40 (32.26%) Oracle
6 27 (21.77%) Information Security
7 23 (18.55%) Banking
8 22 (17.74%) Microsoft
9 21 (16.94%) Java
10 20 (16.13%) VMware
10 20 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 18 (14.52%) Mainframe
12 17 (13.71%) HTML
12 17 (13.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (12.10%) WebSphere
13 15 (12.10%) MySQL
13 15 (12.10%) Shell Script
14 14 (11.29%) AIX
14 14 (11.29%) Test Scripting
14 14 (11.29%) Network Design
14 14 (11.29%) Penetration Testing
14 14 (11.29%) Server Hardening
15 13 (10.48%) Open Source
15 13 (10.48%) Cyber Security
15 13 (10.48%) C
15 13 (10.48%) Tomcat
15 13 (10.48%) Change Management
16 12 (9.68%) Management Information System
16 12 (9.68%) Risk Management
16 12 (9.68%) Middleware

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 15 (12.10%) WebSphere
2 13 (10.48%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (6.45%) JBoss
4 4 (3.23%) iPlanet
5 3 (2.42%) SAS
6 2 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.61%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.81%) IIS
7 1 (0.81%) Apache
7 1 (0.81%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) MS Office
2 6 (4.84%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.84%) MS Project
3 4 (3.23%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.87%) LAN
2 10 (8.06%) WAN
3 9 (7.26%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (6.45%) HTTP
5 5 (4.03%) Firewall
6 3 (2.42%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.61%) Network Security
7 2 (1.61%) LDAP
7 2 (1.61%) Wireless
7 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.61%) DNS
7 2 (1.61%) SAN
8 1 (0.81%) OSPF
8 1 (0.81%) BGP
8 1 (0.81%) VPN
8 1 (0.81%) DHCP
8 1 (0.81%) Wireless Security
8 1 (0.81%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.10%) MySQL
2 12 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.84%) Informix
5 6 (4.84%) Big Data
6 4 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.42%) DB2
7 3 (2.42%) DTS
7 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) LoadRunner
2 6 (4.84%) Subversion
3 3 (2.42%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.81%) Ant
5 1 (0.81%) ProC
5 1 (0.81%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.81%) Hudson
5 1 (0.81%) Gradle
5 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 65 (52.42%) Finance
2 23 (18.55%) Banking
3 10 (8.06%) Financial Institution
4 9 (7.26%) Back Office
5 5 (4.03%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (17.74%) Developer
2 19 (15.32%) Analyst
2 19 (15.32%) Security Engineer
3 13 (10.48%) Administrator
4 8 (6.45%) Applications Support
4 8 (6.45%) AWS Developer
5 7 (5.65%) Consultant
5 7 (5.65%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (4.84%) Test Manager
6 6 (4.84%) Security Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) DBA
7 5 (4.03%) Performance Manager
7 5 (4.03%) Performance Test Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.23%) Java Developer
9 3 (2.42%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (2.42%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.42%) Technical Support
9 3 (2.42%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.71%) HTML
2 12 (9.68%) CSS
2 12 (9.68%) Middleware
3 10 (8.06%) Web Services
3 10 (8.06%) J2EE
4 9 (7.26%) Hibernate
4 9 (7.26%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (6.45%) XHTML
6 7 (5.65%) ODBC
6 7 (5.65%) .NET
7 5 (4.03%) Spring
7 5 (4.03%) JSON
7 5 (4.03%) RESTful
8 4 (3.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (3.23%) jQuery
8 4 (3.23%) JPA
9 3 (2.42%) Java SE
9 3 (2.42%) Java EE
10 1 (0.81%) Ajax
10 1 (0.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.52%) Mainframe
2 12 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.26%) User Experience
4 8 (6.45%) Cryptography
5 7 (5.65%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.23%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.23%) Cybercrime
6 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.23%) Online Banking
6 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.42%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.42%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.42%) PKI
7 3 (2.42%) Tandem
8 2 (1.61%) Clustering
8 2 (1.61%) HP Superdome
8 2 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.81%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 58 (46.77%) Windows
2 42 (33.87%) Linux
3 14 (11.29%) AIX
4 7 (5.65%) Solaris
5 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.61%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.61%) HPUX
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.61%) Android
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.77%) Information Security
2 14 (11.29%) Network Design
2 14 (11.29%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (11.29%) Test Scripting
2 14 (11.29%) Server Hardening
3 13 (10.48%) Open Source
3 13 (10.48%) Cyber Security
3 13 (10.48%) Change Management
4 12 (9.68%) Risk Management
4 12 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 11 (8.87%) E-Commerce
5 11 (8.87%) Security Architecture
6 10 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (7.26%) Problem Management
7 9 (7.26%) ETL
7 9 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.45%) Security Management
9 7 (5.65%) SEO
9 7 (5.65%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (5.65%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (42.74%) SQL
2 21 (16.94%) Java
3 15 (12.10%) Shell Script
4 13 (10.48%) C
5 12 (9.68%) PHP
6 10 (8.06%) JavaScript
7 9 (7.26%) Perl
8 8 (6.45%) C++
9 7 (5.65%) VB
10 6 (4.84%) Python
11 3 (2.42%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.42%) Ruby
12 1 (0.81%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.81%) PROC SQL
12 1 (0.81%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (4.84%) Degree
2 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) CCNP
2 3 (2.42%) CCNA
2 3 (2.42%) ISEB
2 3 (2.42%) CISSP
2 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.61%) A+ Certification
3 2 (1.61%) HND
4 1 (0.81%) MCSE
4 1 (0.81%) MCSA
4 1 (0.81%) MCP
4 1 (0.81%) CISM
4 1 (0.81%) GIAC
4 1 (0.81%) MCITP
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.45%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.03%) QA
4 3 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (2.42%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (13.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.42%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.61%) Samba
5 1 (0.81%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (5.65%) SCCM
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.42%) Puppet
3 2 (1.61%) CA Wily
3 2 (1.61%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (1.61%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.61%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.81%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.81%) logstash
4 1 (0.81%) Graylog
Vendors
1 40 (32.26%) Oracle
2 22 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 20 (16.13%) VMware
4 12 (9.68%) Cisco
5 11 (8.87%) Teradata
6 10 (8.06%) HP
7 9 (7.26%) IBM
8 7 (5.65%) Juniper
9 6 (4.84%) Sybase
9 6 (4.84%) Adobe
9 6 (4.84%) Fortinet
10 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.42%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (1.61%) Sun
13 1 (0.81%) Sourcefire
13 1 (0.81%) Aruba
13 1 (0.81%) F5
13 1 (0.81%) LogRhythm
13 1 (0.81%) Veritas
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + on call
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 20 days ago
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 21 days ago