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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 16 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 8.64% 4.55% 1.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.43% 11.11% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £31,750 £21,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.19% -35.38%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
23 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 28.40% 40.91% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 30
Average salary £20,000 £33,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
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 29 August 2014. 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
Stockton-on-Tees +4 1 £20,500 +28.12% 1
UNIX
North East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) Degree
3 12 (40.00%) Qt
3 12 (40.00%) ISO 9000
3 12 (40.00%) EMC
3 12 (40.00%) C
3 12 (40.00%) C++
3 12 (40.00%) Electronics
3 12 (40.00%) LabVIEW
4 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 10 (33.33%) ITIL
4 10 (33.33%) Matrix Management
5 8 (26.67%) PaaS
5 8 (26.67%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (26.67%) MS Project
5 8 (26.67%) Firmware
5 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 5 (16.67%) MVC
6 5 (16.67%) LAMP
6 5 (16.67%) OO
6 5 (16.67%) Solaris
6 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 5 (16.67%) MySQL
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle
6 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
6 5 (16.67%) jQuery
6 5 (16.67%) Network Security
7 4 (13.33%) Kohana
7 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Project
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Network Security
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (40.00%) Electronics
2 4 (13.33%) Legal
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Design Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Hardware Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 5 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Designer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Qt
2 5 (16.67%) LAMP
2 5 (16.67%) jQuery
3 4 (13.33%) Kohana
4 3 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Firmware
1 8 (26.67%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Solaris
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
1 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 10 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
2 5 (16.67%) MVC
2 5 (16.67%) OO
3 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) C
1 12 (40.00%) C++
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) EMC
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
Durham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £37500 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago