The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 22 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 7 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 6.42% 6.25% 6.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.75% 36.84% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
Average salary £33,000 £24,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Unix
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 14.68% 16.96% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 34
Average salary £30,459 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £43,437 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Unix
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Unix Salary Trend in Durham

Unix
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Durham region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 2 £30,000 -
Unix
North East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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%) C++
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) C
3 9 (52.94%) ISO 9000
3 9 (52.94%) Firmware
3 9 (52.94%) Qt
4 8 (47.06%) Electronics
5 6 (35.29%) LabVIEW
5 6 (35.29%) EMC
5 6 (35.29%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (35.29%) Subversion
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) .NET
7 3 (17.65%) MySQL
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) PHP
7 3 (17.65%) UML
7 3 (17.65%) OOP
7 3 (17.65%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) SOAP
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Embedded C

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) Bluetooth
2 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
2 3 (17.65%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) RS-232
2 3 (17.65%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (35.29%) LabVIEW
1 6 (35.29%) Subversion
2 3 (17.65%) PHPUnit
2 3 (17.65%) Selenium
General
1 8 (47.06%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Design Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Electronics Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Qt
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) MooTools
2 3 (17.65%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
2 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) Symfony
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) YAML
3 1 (5.88%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) OO
2 3 (17.65%) OOP
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum
2 3 (17.65%) TDD
2 3 (17.65%) UML
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Presales
3 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (11.76%) SIEM
3 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) C
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Assembly Language
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C++
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) PHP 5
4 3 (17.65%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CCSA
2 1 (5.88%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) EMC
2 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Lumension
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Sybase
4 1 (5.88%) Trustwave
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Zend