The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 43 68 39
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Permanent jobs citing Unix 58 61 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.18% 3.52% 6.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.77% 13.44% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 55 48 89
Median salary £34,279 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
244 454 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.79% 26.17% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 212 388 369
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Unix
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow -1 14 £34,279 -14.30%
Chester +14 11 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Warrington +17 10 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Crewe +14 7 £40,000 -
Nantwich 0 7 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Knutsford +18 5 £35,000 -28.20% 1
Winsford - 4 £22,500 -
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 35 (40.70%) SQL
2 34 (39.53%) Finance
3 33 (38.37%) Linux
4 25 (29.07%) Java
5 19 (22.09%) Web Services
6 17 (19.77%) Oracle
7 16 (18.60%) HTML
7 16 (18.60%) Windows
8 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
8 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
8 13 (15.12%) MVC
8 13 (15.12%) Change Management
8 13 (15.12%) Banking
8 13 (15.12%) Spring
8 13 (15.12%) Degree
9 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
9 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
10 11 (12.79%) SOAP
10 11 (12.79%) CSS
10 11 (12.79%) JBoss
10 11 (12.79%) WebSphere
11 9 (10.47%) XML
11 9 (10.47%) ITIL
11 9 (10.47%) Hibernate
12 8 (9.30%) XSLT
12 8 (9.30%) Tomcat
12 8 (9.30%) C#
13 7 (8.14%) Back Office
13 7 (8.14%) PL/SQL

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 11 (12.79%) JBoss
1 11 (12.79%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.30%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.65%) CMS
3 4 (4.65%) StreamWeaver
3 4 (4.65%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.33%) Apache
4 2 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (2.33%) Confluence
4 2 (2.33%) Mule
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.33%) MS Office
4 1 (1.16%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.16%) Engine Yard
2 1 (1.16%) GitHub
2 1 (1.16%) Heroku
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.81%) LAN
2 5 (5.81%) WAN
2 5 (5.81%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.33%) Wireless
4 1 (1.16%) Firewall
4 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.14%) MySQL
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.33%) DB2
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) GIS
5 1 (1.16%) IBM BigInsights
5 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Eclipse
2 6 (6.98%) Ant
3 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.65%) JIRA
4 1 (1.16%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (39.53%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Banking
3 7 (8.14%) Back Office
4 3 (3.49%) Front Office
4 3 (3.49%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (27.91%) Analyst
2 20 (23.26%) Developer
3 12 (13.95%) Operations Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) IT Support
5 7 (8.14%) Applications Support
5 7 (8.14%) Architect
5 7 (8.14%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Support Technician
6 6 (6.98%) Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Java Architect
6 6 (6.98%) Unix Support
7 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) IT Support Technician
7 5 (5.81%) IT Technician
7 5 (5.81%) Tester
8 4 (4.65%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.65%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.09%) Web Services
2 16 (18.60%) HTML
3 13 (15.12%) Spring
4 11 (12.79%) CSS
4 11 (12.79%) SOAP
5 9 (10.47%) Hibernate
5 9 (10.47%) XML
6 8 (9.30%) XSLT
7 6 (6.98%) JMS
7 6 (6.98%) JSON
7 6 (6.98%) REST
8 4 (4.65%) .NET
8 4 (4.65%) Ajax
8 4 (4.65%) jQuery
8 4 (4.65%) JSP
8 4 (4.65%) Middleware
8 4 (4.65%) Spring MVC
8 4 (4.65%) WCF
9 3 (3.49%) J2EE
9 3 (3.49%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Mainframe
2 4 (4.65%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.65%) Fixed Income
2 4 (4.65%) iPad
3 2 (2.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.33%) Fintech
3 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.16%) Clustering
4 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (38.37%) Linux
2 16 (18.60%) Windows
3 7 (8.14%) Solaris
4 3 (3.49%) CentOS
5 2 (2.33%) AIX
5 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.16%) Android
6 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.16%) Debian
6 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.12%) Change Management
1 13 (15.12%) MVC
2 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.47%) ITIL
4 6 (6.98%) Configuration Management
4 6 (6.98%) SDLC
4 6 (6.98%) Time Management
5 4 (4.65%) B2B
5 4 (4.65%) B2C
5 4 (4.65%) Multithreading
6 3 (3.49%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (3.49%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (3.49%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.49%) Information Security
6 3 (3.49%) ITIL V3
6 3 (3.49%) OO
6 3 (3.49%) OO PHP
6 3 (3.49%) Open Source
6 3 (3.49%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.70%) SQL
2 25 (29.07%) Java
3 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.30%) C#
5 7 (8.14%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.65%) COBOL
6 4 (4.65%) JCL
6 4 (4.65%) Python
6 4 (4.65%) REXX
7 3 (3.49%) PHP
7 3 (3.49%) PHP 5
7 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.16%) Perl
9 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.33%) OCP
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.16%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.16%) MCSE
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.16%) GPFS
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) SCCM
2 2 (2.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.33%) Puppet
2 2 (2.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.16%) Ansible
3 1 (1.16%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.16%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.16%) Nagios
3 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (19.77%) Oracle
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.14%) VMware
4 4 (4.65%) Citrix
4 4 (4.65%) IBM
5 3 (3.49%) Adobe
5 3 (3.49%) Autodesk
5 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.49%) SAP
5 3 (3.49%) Sophos
6 2 (2.33%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.33%) Perforce
6 2 (2.33%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.16%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.16%) ATG
7 1 (1.16%) BMC
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco
7 1 (1.16%) Intel
7 1 (1.16%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
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