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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 43 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 3 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.17% 4.72% 3.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 20.75% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 7
Average salary £30,500 £47,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.10% +34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £27,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £50,715 £39,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
45 53 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.51% 22.75% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 37
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £33,250 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) AIX
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 10 (35.71%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) Degree
5 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (21.43%) Mainframe
6 6 (21.43%) CSS
6 6 (21.43%) Oracle
6 6 (21.43%) Information Security
6 6 (21.43%) Banking
6 6 (21.43%) Network Security
7 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
7 5 (17.86%) HTML
7 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.86%) PHP
7 5 (17.86%) SQL
7 5 (17.86%) MySQL
7 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
7 5 (17.86%) IBM
7 5 (17.86%) Tivoli
7 5 (17.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 5 (17.86%) Citrix
7 5 (17.86%) Cyber Security
8 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (14.29%) Web Development
8 4 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (10.71%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) nginx
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Network Security
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) SSH
3 1 (3.57%) PuTTY
3 1 (3.57%) WinSCP
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (3.57%) ChangeMan
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Incident Manager
1 5 (17.86%) Tivoli Specialist
2 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Server Support
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Security Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Wintel Support
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) XHTML
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (7.14%) Django
4 2 (7.14%) HTML5
4 2 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (3.57%) Middleware
5 1 (3.57%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (21.43%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.14%) Social Media
3 2 (7.14%) W3C
4 1 (3.57%) Firmware
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) AIX
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Debian
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Information Security
2 5 (17.86%) Cyber Security
3 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Web Development
3 4 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) MVC
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Coaching
6 1 (3.57%) Customer Insight
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (3.57%) Line Management
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
1 5 (17.86%) PHP
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) C++
2 2 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.57%) JCL
3 1 (3.57%) Bourne shell
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) CISSP
2 1 (3.57%) CISM
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.57%) Samba
4 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Veritas File System
4 1 (3.57%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.57%) CA Endevor
3 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.57%) Legato
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) IBM
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) Adobe
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
7 1 (3.57%) Veritas
7 1 (3.57%) Compaq
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) Sun
7 1 (3.57%) Sybase
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