The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 13 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 18 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 9.33% 5.65% 5.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.96% 26.53% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 11
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +40.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
UNIX
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 49 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 27.46% 21.30% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 51 47 46
Average salary £50,000 £39,900 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.31% +24.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

UNIX
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Chester region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Chester

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Chester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Chester

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) Apache
3 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
3 10 (37.04%) nginx
3 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (29.63%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) Firewall
5 7 (25.93%) Information Security
5 7 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (25.93%) CCNP
5 7 (25.93%) CCNA
5 7 (25.93%) CISSP
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (25.93%) Cyber Security
5 7 (25.93%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (25.93%) Network Security
6 6 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (22.22%) SAS
7 4 (14.81%) Retail
7 4 (14.81%) Teradata
7 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (14.81%) A+ Certification
7 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
7 4 (14.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (14.81%) Line Management
8 2 (7.41%) HTML5
8 2 (7.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (7.41%) Base SAS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (37.04%) Apache
1 10 (37.04%) nginx
2 6 (22.22%) SAS
3 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon S3
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
1 7 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (25.93%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (7.41%) Base SAS
3 2 (7.41%) OLAP
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) SAS Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Security Specialist
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Network Specialist
3 2 (7.41%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) DBA
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior SAS Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) jQuery
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
1 2 (7.41%) Ajax
2 1 (3.70%) Phalcon
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 7 (25.93%) Information Security
2 7 (25.93%) Cyber Security
2 7 (25.93%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (14.81%) Line Management
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.70%) Logistics
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CCNP
1 7 (25.93%) CCNA
1 7 (25.93%) CISSP
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) A+ Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Samba
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.70%) Sendmail
1 1 (3.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (3.70%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Legato
1 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Teradata
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Sun
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Compaq
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) Veritas
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