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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 32 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2 19 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.13% 7.39% 11.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 46.34% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 12
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +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
26 41 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.69% 15.95% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 40
Average salary £26,041 £27,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.30% -22.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (70.59%) Linux
1 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
2 10 (58.82%) Apache
2 10 (58.82%) PCI DSS
2 10 (58.82%) nginx
2 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) CCNP
4 4 (23.53%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) CISSP
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (23.53%) A+ Certification
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) Retail
4 4 (23.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (23.53%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (23.53%) Cyber Security
4 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (23.53%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) MS Office
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (58.82%) Apache
1 10 (58.82%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (23.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Security Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) Ajax
1 2 (11.76%) jQuery
1 2 (11.76%) HTML5
2 1 (5.88%) Phalcon
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
2 4 (23.53%) DDoS Mitigation
2 4 (23.53%) Cyber Security
2 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNP
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) CISSP
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) A+ Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft