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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 33 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 9 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.54% 3.08% 3.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 13.46% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Average salary £62,500 £48,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.86% +37.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £30,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,715 £56,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
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
36 52 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.17% 22.91% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 32
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £35,400 £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 20 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Chester

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) AIX
5 6 (25.00%) SAS
5 6 (25.00%) Windows
5 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
5 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (25.00%) Information Security
5 6 (25.00%) Network Security
5 6 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 5 (20.83%) Cyber Security
6 5 (20.83%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 5 (20.83%) Line Management
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
6 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (20.83%) Citrix
7 4 (16.67%) IBM
7 4 (16.67%) Firewall
7 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
7 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (16.67%) Teradata
7 4 (16.67%) VMware
8 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
8 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 3 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) CISSP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 6 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Network Security
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) SSH
4 1 (4.17%) PuTTY
4 1 (4.17%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (20.83%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) OLAP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.17%) Base SAS
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) ChangeMan
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Consultant
1 6 (25.00%) SAS Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Incident Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Server Support
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Senior SAS Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Wintel Support
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) XHTML
2 1 (4.17%) ISPF
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) iSeries
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) AIX
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Information Security
2 5 (20.83%) Cyber Security
2 5 (20.83%) Line Management
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
3 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.17%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (4.17%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.17%) JCL
2 1 (4.17%) Bourne shell
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) CISSP
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CISM
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (4.17%) Samba
3 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.17%) CA Endevor
2 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.17%) Legato
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Teradata
3 4 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) Veritas
6 1 (4.17%) Compaq
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Adobe
6 1 (4.17%) Sun
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits (inc Bonus)
Posted: 6 days ago