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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 53 61 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -36
Permanent jobs citing Unix 46 51 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.04% 3.60% 8.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.92% 14.37% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 143
Median salary £39,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.97% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,375 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +5.88%
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
289 355 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.35% 25.04% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 234 311 475
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Knutsford +9 19 £45,000 -10.00%
Nantwich - 6 £29,500 -
Chester +3 4 £50,000 +112.76% 1
Wilmslow -19 4 £34,500 -18.82%
Warrington +16 1 £37,500 - 1
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 63 (54.31%) Linux
2 54 (46.55%) Finance
3 40 (34.48%) Banking
4 39 (33.62%) SQL
5 36 (31.03%) Java
6 22 (18.97%) TCP/IP
7 20 (17.24%) Web Services
8 19 (16.38%) AIX
9 18 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (15.52%) Spring
10 17 (14.66%) XML
11 16 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (12.93%) Windows
12 15 (12.93%) Oracle
12 15 (12.93%) Management Information System
13 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
13 14 (12.07%) HTML
13 14 (12.07%) Information Security
14 13 (11.21%) C#
14 13 (11.21%) JavaScript
14 13 (11.21%) JBoss
14 13 (11.21%) MVC
14 13 (11.21%) Change Management
14 13 (11.21%) Splunk
15 12 (10.34%) ServiceNow
15 12 (10.34%) Line Management
15 12 (10.34%) Compliance Management
15 12 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (10.34%) Process Management
15 12 (10.34%) GIS

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 13 (11.21%) JBoss
2 12 (10.34%) WebSphere
3 9 (7.76%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.03%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.45%) CMS
5 4 (3.45%) Confluence
5 4 (3.45%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.59%) Apache
6 3 (2.59%) StreamWeaver
7 2 (1.72%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.72%) Mule
7 2 (1.72%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.03%) OpenShift
3 4 (3.45%) SaaS
4 3 (2.59%) IaaS
5 2 (1.72%) PaaS
6 1 (0.86%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.97%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.03%) Network Security
2 7 (6.03%) SAN
3 5 (4.31%) Firewall
4 4 (3.45%) BGP
4 4 (3.45%) EIGRP
4 4 (3.45%) Ethernet
4 4 (3.45%) VoIP
5 2 (1.72%) SSL
6 1 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.34%) GIS
3 5 (4.31%) MySQL
4 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.59%) DB2
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Ant
1 7 (6.03%) Eclipse
2 6 (5.17%) JIRA
2 6 (5.17%) Subversion
3 4 (3.45%) JUnit
3 4 (3.45%) Maven
4 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.59%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.86%) Travis CI
General
1 54 (46.55%) Finance
2 40 (34.48%) Banking
3 9 (7.76%) Financial Institution
4 8 (6.90%) Back Office
4 8 (6.90%) Corporate Banking
5 7 (6.03%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.31%) Front Office
7 1 (0.86%) French Language
7 1 (0.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (20.69%) Developer
2 23 (19.83%) Analyst
3 13 (11.21%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.21%) Operations Analyst
3 13 (11.21%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (11.21%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 12 (10.34%) Security Technician
4 12 (10.34%) Support Technician
5 8 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 8 (6.90%) IT Support
5 8 (6.90%) IT Support Technician
5 8 (6.90%) IT Technician
6 7 (6.03%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.17%) Architect
7 6 (5.17%) Automation Tester
7 6 (5.17%) Java Architect
7 6 (5.17%) Tester
7 6 (5.17%) Unix Support
8 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.24%) Web Services
2 18 (15.52%) Spring
3 17 (14.66%) XML
4 14 (12.07%) HTML
5 12 (10.34%) JMS
5 12 (10.34%) SOAP
6 10 (8.62%) Middleware
7 9 (7.76%) .NET
7 9 (7.76%) CSS
7 9 (7.76%) Hibernate
8 8 (6.90%) JSON
8 8 (6.90%) REST
9 7 (6.03%) XSLT
10 6 (5.17%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (3.45%) Ajax
11 4 (3.45%) J2EE
11 4 (3.45%) jQuery
11 4 (3.45%) JSP
11 4 (3.45%) Spring MVC
11 4 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.93%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.90%) Clustering
3 8 (6.90%) Fixed Income
4 7 (6.03%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.45%) iPad
6 2 (1.72%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.72%) Fintech
6 2 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.86%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.86%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 63 (54.31%) Linux
2 19 (16.38%) AIX
3 16 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (12.93%) Windows
5 9 (7.76%) Solaris
6 2 (1.72%) CentOS
6 2 (1.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.86%) Android
7 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (12.07%) Information Security
3 13 (11.21%) Change Management
3 13 (11.21%) MVC
4 12 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (10.34%) Compliance Management
4 12 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (10.34%) Line Management
4 12 (10.34%) Process Management
4 12 (10.34%) Risk Management
5 9 (7.76%) Configuration Management
5 9 (7.76%) OO
6 8 (6.90%) Incident Management
6 8 (6.90%) Multithreading
7 7 (6.03%) ITIL
8 6 (5.17%) OOD
8 6 (5.17%) SDLC
8 6 (5.17%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.31%) B2B
9 5 (4.31%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.62%) SQL
2 36 (31.03%) Java
3 13 (11.21%) C#
3 13 (11.21%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.48%) Python
5 9 (7.76%) C++
5 9 (7.76%) Perl
6 7 (6.03%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.17%) Ruby
8 5 (4.31%) PHP
8 5 (4.31%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.59%) C
9 3 (2.59%) COBOL
9 3 (2.59%) JCL
9 3 (2.59%) REXX
10 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.72%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.72%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.34%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) CCNA
2 4 (3.45%) CCNP
2 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.72%) RHCE
3 2 (1.72%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) QA
2 7 (6.03%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.03%) Docker
1 7 (6.03%) PowerHA
2 4 (3.45%) Firmware
2 4 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (7.76%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.90%) Puppet
3 7 (6.03%) Ansible
3 7 (6.03%) CFEngine
3 7 (6.03%) Nagios
4 1 (0.86%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.86%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.86%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.86%) Netcool
4 1 (0.86%) RSA enVision
4 1 (0.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (12.93%) Oracle
2 13 (11.21%) Splunk
3 12 (10.34%) ServiceNow
4 7 (6.03%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.03%) Veritas
5 5 (4.31%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.45%) VMware
7 3 (2.59%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.72%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.72%) IBM
8 2 (1.72%) Perforce
8 2 (1.72%) Progress
8 2 (1.72%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.86%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.86%) CA
9 1 (0.86%) Cisco
9 1 (0.86%) HP
9 1 (0.86%) Intel
9 1 (0.86%) Juniper
9 1 (0.86%) Sun
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