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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 46 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 77 122 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.44% 7.20% 11.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.85% 29.12% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 59 85 149
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £51,700
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
388 419 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.39% 24.72% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 323 335 445
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 March 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 March 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 -14 13 £52,000 +25.30%
Warrington +6 9 £19,000 -50.64% 2
Chester +2 7 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Wilmslow +1 6 £34,000 +4.61%
Runcorn -4 1 £33,000 -
Crewe -8 1 £45,000 +125.00%
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 141 (60.78%) Windows
2 136 (58.62%) Finance
3 111 (47.84%) Linux
4 55 (23.71%) SQL
5 53 (22.84%) Information Security
6 47 (20.26%) Oracle
7 45 (19.40%) Middleware
8 41 (17.67%) IBM
9 40 (17.24%) Mainframe
10 38 (16.38%) Microsoft
10 38 (16.38%) TCP/IP
11 31 (13.36%) Problem Management
11 31 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (12.93%) Web Services
12 30 (12.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 27 (11.64%) Tandem
14 26 (11.21%) Banking
14 26 (11.21%) Network Design
15 25 (10.78%) IBM Mainframe
16 24 (10.34%) PCI DSS
17 23 (9.91%) Degree
17 23 (9.91%) Teradata
17 23 (9.91%) Financial Institution
17 23 (9.91%) SLA
17 23 (9.91%) LAN
17 23 (9.91%) WAN
17 23 (9.91%) Data Warehouse
18 22 (9.48%) E-Commerce
18 22 (9.48%) HTML
18 22 (9.48%) Internet

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (7.33%) WebSphere
2 12 (5.17%) Apache
3 10 (4.31%) nginx
4 7 (3.02%) WordPress
5 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.16%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.72%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.29%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.29%) SAS
7 3 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.86%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.86%) Confluence
8 2 (0.86%) Mule
8 2 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.86%) JBoss
8 2 (0.86%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.43%) Exstream Dialogue
9 1 (0.43%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 19 (8.19%) MS Office
2 16 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.43%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.02%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (3.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.29%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.29%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.43%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.03%) Amazon S3
1 14 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (16.38%) TCP/IP
2 23 (9.91%) LAN
2 23 (9.91%) WAN
3 22 (9.48%) Internet
4 20 (8.62%) Firewall
5 19 (8.19%) Intrusion Detection
6 16 (6.90%) DNS
7 15 (6.47%) VPN
7 15 (6.47%) DHCP
8 14 (6.03%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (4.31%) Network Security
9 10 (4.31%) SSL
10 6 (2.59%) HTTP
11 2 (0.86%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.91%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.19%) DB2
3 14 (6.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 12 (5.17%) MySQL
5 10 (4.31%) Big Data
6 9 (3.88%) Data Mining
7 8 (3.45%) Ingres
8 7 (3.02%) DB2 UDB
8 7 (3.02%) OLTP
9 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.72%) Essbase
10 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.72%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (1.72%) Oracle Discoverer
10 4 (1.72%) DTS
11 3 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (2.59%) LoadRunner
2 4 (1.72%) Selenium
3 3 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.29%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.86%) Ant
4 2 (0.86%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.86%) JIRA
General
1 136 (58.62%) Finance
2 26 (11.21%) Banking
3 23 (9.91%) Financial Institution
4 16 (6.90%) Back Office
5 5 (2.16%) Retail
6 4 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.86%) Billing
7 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (15.95%) Security Engineer
2 36 (15.52%) Analyst
3 32 (13.79%) Developer
4 22 (9.48%) Designer
5 21 (9.05%) Infrastructure Designer
5 21 (9.05%) Administrator
6 18 (7.76%) Architect
7 17 (7.33%) Infrastructure Architect
8 14 (6.03%) Web Developer
8 14 (6.03%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (5.60%) DBA
10 11 (4.74%) Consultant
10 11 (4.74%) Network Engineer
11 10 (4.31%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (4.31%) Applications Support
11 10 (4.31%) Service Analyst
11 10 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (4.31%) 1st Line Support
12 9 (3.88%) Support Engineer
12 9 (3.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (19.40%) Middleware
2 30 (12.93%) Web Services
3 22 (9.48%) HTML
4 18 (7.76%) CSS
4 18 (7.76%) jQuery
5 14 (6.03%) HTML5
5 14 (6.03%) Ajax
6 11 (4.74%) .NET
6 11 (4.74%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (3.88%) FIX Protocol
8 7 (3.02%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 7 (3.02%) Phalcon
8 7 (3.02%) ISPF
9 5 (2.16%) J2EE
10 4 (1.72%) ODBC
10 4 (1.72%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.29%) Java SE
12 2 (0.86%) LAMP
12 2 (0.86%) Hibernate
12 2 (0.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.24%) Mainframe
2 31 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (11.64%) Tandem
4 25 (10.78%) IBM Mainframe
5 11 (4.74%) Cryptography
6 7 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.02%) Open Source
7 5 (2.16%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.16%) PKI
8 4 (1.72%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.29%) GIS
10 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.86%) Equities
10 2 (0.86%) Telematics
11 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 141 (60.78%) Windows
2 111 (47.84%) Linux
3 18 (7.76%) AIX
4 15 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (6.47%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.72%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.86%) HPUX
7 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.84%) Information Security
2 31 (13.36%) Problem Management
3 26 (11.21%) Network Design
4 22 (9.48%) Penetration Testing
4 22 (9.48%) E-Commerce
5 20 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (8.19%) Risk Analysis
6 19 (8.19%) Security Architecture
7 18 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (7.33%) Risk Management
8 17 (7.33%) Cyber Security
9 16 (6.90%) ITIL
10 15 (6.47%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (6.47%) Risk Assessment
10 15 (6.47%) Load Balancing
11 12 (5.17%) Security Management
12 11 (4.74%) Quality Management
13 10 (4.31%) ETL
13 10 (4.31%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (4.31%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (23.71%) SQL
2 20 (8.62%) Java
3 16 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 16 (6.90%) PHP
4 12 (5.17%) Shell Script
5 8 (3.45%) Perl
5 8 (3.45%) C
6 7 (3.02%) JCL
7 6 (2.59%) C#
8 4 (1.72%) C++
8 4 (1.72%) VB
8 4 (1.72%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.86%) RPG
Qualifications
1 23 (9.91%) Degree
2 15 (6.47%) MCITP
2 15 (6.47%) MCP
2 15 (6.47%) MCSE
2 15 (6.47%) MCSA
2 15 (6.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (5.60%) CISSP
4 12 (5.17%) ISEB
5 10 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.31%) CCNP
5 10 (4.31%) CCNA
6 7 (3.02%) A+ Certification
7 5 (2.16%) MCTS
8 4 (1.72%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.29%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.29%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.29%) PMP
9 3 (1.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (10.34%) PCI DSS
3 23 (9.91%) SLA
4 16 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 9 (3.88%) QA
6 5 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.88%) Snort
3 4 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.86%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (0.86%) SCCM
3 1 (0.43%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.43%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 47 (20.26%) Oracle
2 41 (17.67%) IBM
3 38 (16.38%) Microsoft
4 23 (9.91%) Teradata
5 17 (7.33%) VMware
6 9 (3.88%) Sourcefire
7 7 (3.02%) Sybase
8 6 (2.59%) Cisco
9 5 (2.16%) HP
10 4 (1.72%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.72%) Informatica
11 3 (1.29%) Telerik
11 3 (1.29%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.86%) BT
12 2 (0.86%) Perforce
12 2 (0.86%) Veritas
12 2 (0.86%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.86%) Hitachi
13 1 (0.43%) Ab Initio
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £700 per day
Posted: 26 days ago