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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 15 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 14 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 9.86% 19.67% 6.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.00% 66.67% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 5
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
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
40 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 28.17% 29.51% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 20
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,405
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Durham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram 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 27 May 2015. 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 +4 1 £50,000 +33.33%
UNIX
North East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) C
2 14 (77.78%) Linux
3 13 (72.22%) ISO 9000
3 13 (72.22%) C++
3 13 (72.22%) Firmware
3 13 (72.22%) Qt
4 11 (61.11%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (38.89%) EMC
5 7 (38.89%) Electronics
5 7 (38.89%) LabVIEW
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) Subversion
6 6 (33.33%) Assembly Language
6 6 (33.33%) .NET
6 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 6 (33.33%) Embedded C
6 6 (33.33%) Embedded C++
6 6 (33.33%) UML
6 6 (33.33%) Bluetooth
6 6 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 5 (27.78%) Java
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Banking
8 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
9 1 (5.56%) Spring

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (5.56%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) LabVIEW
2 6 (33.33%) Subversion
2 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (38.89%) Electronics
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Design Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Hardware Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Electronics Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Graduate
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Software Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) Qt
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) UML
2 6 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C
2 13 (72.22%) C++
3 6 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 6 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 6 (33.33%) Assembly Language
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) EMC
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase
Durham, North East
Durham University
Salary: £31,342 - £37,394
Posted: 7 days ago