The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 30 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 115 222 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.23% 11.51% 6.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.27% 37.56% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 78 157 101
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
455 591 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.66% 30.64% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 355 470 523
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UNIX
North West

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nantwich +4 19 £22,000 -
Chester -11 19 £40,000 +1.26% 1
Knutsford +1 18 £42,500 - 14
Warrington -33 7 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Crewe -1 5 £20,000 -46.66%
Macclesfield 0 3 £85,000 +126.66% 1
Wilmslow - 2 £32,500 - 1
Runcorn -3 1 - -
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 152 (63.33%) Linux
2 124 (51.67%) Finance
3 93 (38.75%) Windows
4 62 (25.83%) Oracle
5 55 (22.92%) Java
6 54 (22.50%) Middleware
7 52 (21.67%) SQL
8 45 (18.75%) AIX
8 45 (18.75%) Shell Script
9 39 (16.25%) Oracle Database
10 37 (15.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 37 (15.42%) Mainframe
10 37 (15.42%) Oracle Database 10g
11 36 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 35 (14.58%) PL/SQL
13 33 (13.75%) Change Management
14 31 (12.92%) Performance Tuning
15 28 (11.67%) Oracle RMAN
15 28 (11.67%) Microsoft
16 26 (10.83%) Retail
16 26 (10.83%) Degree
17 25 (10.42%) Problem Management
17 25 (10.42%) Oracle RAC
17 25 (10.42%) Telecoms
17 25 (10.42%) IBM
18 24 (10.00%) HTML
19 23 (9.58%) .NET
20 22 (9.17%) WebLogic
20 22 (9.17%) Banking
20 22 (9.17%) WebSphere

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 22 (9.17%) WebLogic
1 22 (9.17%) WebSphere
2 11 (4.58%) TIBCO EMS
2 11 (4.58%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 10 (4.17%) Gentran
4 9 (3.75%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.67%) Apache
5 4 (1.67%) SAS
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.83%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (0.83%) IIS
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (0.83%) nginx
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.42%) CICS
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle 9iAS
7 1 (0.42%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.42%) FileNet
Applications
1 10 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (8.75%) Oracle EBS R12
1 21 (8.75%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (5.00%) TIBCO iProcess
3 11 (4.58%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 11 (4.58%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.83%) BASE24
5 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (7.08%) SSL
3 10 (4.17%) LAN
3 10 (4.17%) WAN
4 7 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (2.08%) HTTP
6 3 (1.25%) FTP
6 3 (1.25%) LDAP
7 2 (0.83%) Internet
7 2 (0.83%) ATM
7 2 (0.83%) Network Security
8 1 (0.42%) SAN
8 1 (0.42%) VPN
8 1 (0.42%) Wireless
8 1 (0.42%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.25%) Oracle Database
2 37 (15.42%) Oracle Database 11g
2 37 (15.42%) Oracle Database 10g
3 22 (9.17%) Oracle Exadata
4 21 (8.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 21 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 21 (8.75%) Essbase
4 21 (8.75%) Oracle Discoverer
5 15 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 11 (4.58%) MySQL
7 10 (4.17%) SQL Server
8 7 (2.92%) DB2
9 6 (2.50%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.25%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.25%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.83%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 2 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.83%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (3.33%) Subversion
2 4 (1.67%) Maven
2 4 (1.67%) Ant
2 4 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.25%) PHPUnit
3 3 (1.25%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.25%) Gradle
3 3 (1.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.42%) Hudson
4 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.42%) JUnit
4 1 (0.42%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.42%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 124 (51.67%) Finance
2 26 (10.83%) Retail
3 25 (10.42%) Telecoms
4 22 (9.17%) Banking
5 9 (3.75%) Legal
5 9 (3.75%) Back Office
6 3 (1.25%) Games
6 3 (1.25%) Electronics
7 2 (0.83%) Billing
7 2 (0.83%) Front Office
7 2 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Marketing
8 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (27.50%) Administrator
2 34 (14.17%) DBA
3 33 (13.75%) Oracle DBA
4 25 (10.42%) UNIX Support
4 25 (10.42%) UNIX Administrator
4 25 (10.42%) Consultant
5 24 (10.00%) Analyst
5 24 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 22 (9.17%) Developer
6 22 (9.17%) Support Engineer
7 20 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
8 19 (7.92%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 19 (7.92%) Linux Engineer
8 19 (7.92%) Linux Support
9 15 (6.25%) Architect
10 14 (5.83%) Applications Support
11 13 (5.42%) Linux Support Engineer
11 13 (5.42%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (5.42%) Support Analyst
11 13 (5.42%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (22.50%) Middleware
2 24 (10.00%) HTML
3 23 (9.58%) .NET
4 16 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (5.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 13 (5.42%) Java EE
7 11 (4.58%) Java SE
7 11 (4.58%) CSS
7 11 (4.58%) Rendezvous
8 10 (4.17%) J2EE
8 10 (4.17%) XML
9 9 (3.75%) ISPF
10 8 (3.33%) Web Services
11 7 (2.92%) HTML5
12 6 (2.50%) JDBC
12 6 (2.50%) JSP
12 6 (2.50%) ASP.NET
12 6 (2.50%) EJB
12 6 (2.50%) Struts
13 5 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.42%) Mainframe
2 21 (8.75%) Oracle Exalytics
3 18 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.00%) Cryptography
5 11 (4.58%) IBM Mainframe
6 10 (4.17%) Tandem
7 9 (3.75%) PKI
8 6 (2.50%) Firmware
9 5 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (2.08%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.67%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.67%) Open Source
10 4 (1.67%) Social Media
11 2 (0.83%) W3C
11 2 (0.83%) HACMP
12 1 (0.42%) FMCG
12 1 (0.42%) Streaming Media
12 1 (0.42%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.42%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 152 (63.33%) Linux
2 93 (38.75%) Windows
3 45 (18.75%) AIX
4 19 (7.92%) Solaris
5 13 (5.42%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.67%) Tru64
6 4 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.25%) zOS
8 2 (0.83%) Debian
8 2 (0.83%) HPUX
8 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.83%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.42%) OS/400
9 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.75%) Change Management
2 31 (12.92%) Performance Tuning
3 25 (10.42%) Problem Management
4 17 (7.08%) SOA
5 15 (6.25%) ITIL
6 13 (5.42%) Migration
7 12 (5.00%) Web Development
8 11 (4.58%) OOD
8 11 (4.58%) OO
9 10 (4.17%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.75%) Data Protection
10 9 (3.75%) Portfolio Management
10 9 (3.75%) Release Management
10 9 (3.75%) Information Security
10 9 (3.75%) TOGAF
11 8 (3.33%) Software Engineering
12 7 (2.92%) Software Architecture
12 7 (2.92%) Data Analysis
12 7 (2.92%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (2.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (22.92%) Java
2 52 (21.67%) SQL
3 45 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 35 (14.58%) PL/SQL
5 21 (8.75%) JavaScript
6 18 (7.50%) Perl
7 13 (5.42%) PHP
8 12 (5.00%) Python
9 11 (4.58%) C++
10 9 (3.75%) JCL
11 6 (2.50%) C#
12 3 (1.25%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.25%) PHP5
12 3 (1.25%) Golang
12 3 (1.25%) C
13 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.42%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.42%) Ruby
14 1 (0.42%) REXX
Qualifications
1 26 (10.83%) Degree
2 21 (8.75%) SC Cleared
2 21 (8.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.50%) CCNP
3 6 (2.50%) CCNA
4 5 (2.08%) MCSE
4 5 (2.08%) MCP
4 5 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.75%) SLA
2 8 (3.33%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.08%) QA
4 2 (0.83%) COBIT
4 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (11.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 25 (10.42%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 11 (4.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (2.50%) Data Guard
4 4 (1.67%) Puppet
5 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.42%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.42%) SCCM
5 1 (0.42%) SCOM
5 1 (0.42%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.42%) Nagios
5 1 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 62 (25.83%) Oracle
2 28 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 25 (10.42%) IBM
4 21 (8.75%) Fujitsu
4 21 (8.75%) Hyperion
5 15 (6.25%) TIBCO
6 13 (5.42%) VMware
7 8 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.08%) HP
9 4 (1.67%) Adobe
9 4 (1.67%) JBoss
10 3 (1.25%) Google
10 3 (1.25%) Zend
10 3 (1.25%) Teradata
11 2 (0.83%) Symantec
11 2 (0.83%) Cisco
11 2 (0.83%) BMC
11 2 (0.83%) NetApp
11 2 (0.83%) EMC
11 2 (0.83%) CA
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
IT HR
Salary: Based on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Macclesfield
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago