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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 30 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 14 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.81% 4.65% 5.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.54% 22.64% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 10
Average salary £33,852 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.99% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,384 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,800 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
65 53 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 22.34% 20.54% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 44
Average salary £33,852 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.28% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Chester

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Linux
3 13 (40.63%) AIX
4 11 (34.38%) Finance
5 10 (31.25%) Degree
6 8 (25.00%) Oracle
6 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (21.88%) CSS
7 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
7 7 (21.88%) Tivoli
7 7 (21.88%) Banking
7 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
7 7 (21.88%) Mainframe
8 6 (18.75%) Information Security
8 6 (18.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 6 (18.75%) HTML
8 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.75%) PHP
8 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) MySQL
8 6 (18.75%) Network Security
9 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security
9 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.63%) Citrix
9 5 (15.63%) IBM
9 5 (15.63%) Web Development
9 5 (15.63%) Financial Institution
10 4 (12.50%) VMware
10 4 (12.50%) Subversion
10 4 (12.50%) Adobe

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Network Security
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) PuTTY
3 1 (3.13%) WinSCP
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) LDAP
3 1 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (3.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.13%) ChangeMan
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Tivoli Specialist
2 5 (15.63%) Incident Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (9.38%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) DBA
4 3 (9.38%) Server Support
5 2 (6.25%) Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Wintel Support
5 2 (6.25%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (3.13%) FIX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) CSS
2 6 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) HTML5
3 3 (9.38%) CSS3
3 3 (9.38%) XHTML
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) Django
5 1 (3.13%) Middleware
5 1 (3.13%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
2 7 (21.88%) Mainframe
3 3 (9.38%) Social Media
4 2 (6.25%) W3C
5 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.13%) FMCG
5 1 (3.13%) iSeries
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) HACMP
5 1 (3.13%) Firmware
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Linux
3 13 (40.63%) AIX
4 2 (6.25%) Debian
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
5 1 (3.13%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Information Security
2 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security
2 5 (15.63%) Web Development
3 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.38%) MVC
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) High Availability
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.13%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 6 (18.75%) PHP
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
3 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.25%) C++
3 2 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.13%) JCL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) CISM
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.13%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas File System
4 1 (3.13%) RHEV
4 1 (3.13%) Samba
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.25%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.13%) Legato
4 1 (3.13%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix
3 5 (15.63%) IBM
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (12.50%) Adobe
5 2 (6.25%) Symantec
5 2 (6.25%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Veritas
6 1 (3.13%) Compaq
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) Sun
6 1 (3.13%) Sybase
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