The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 26 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 21 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.60% 2.38% 7.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.31% 9.30% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 11
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £33,325
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +18.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £38,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,850 £39,850 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
65 43 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 17.33% 25.60% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 69
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £36,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UNIX
West Yorkshire

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

UNIX
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Halifax

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Halifax

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 20 (52.63%) IBM
2 19 (50.00%) Linux
3 18 (47.37%) Windows
4 15 (39.47%) Finance
5 14 (36.84%) AIX
6 12 (31.58%) Shell Script
7 11 (28.95%) Perl
8 10 (26.32%) ITIL
8 10 (26.32%) Configuration Management
9 9 (23.68%) Mainframe
10 8 (21.05%) WebSphere
11 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
11 7 (18.42%) ClearCase
11 7 (18.42%) Oracle
12 6 (15.79%) RUP
12 6 (15.79%) MQSeries
12 6 (15.79%) Solaris
12 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 6 (15.79%) zOS
12 6 (15.79%) HP
12 6 (15.79%) Banking
13 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
13 5 (13.16%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (13.16%) Tivoli
13 5 (13.16%) Netcool
13 5 (13.16%) Netcool/OMNIbus
13 5 (13.16%) BMC
13 5 (13.16%) ClearQuest
13 5 (13.16%) COBOL
13 5 (13.16%) Java

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 8 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 6 (15.79%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) DEFINITY
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.63%) DB2
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) ClearCase
2 5 (13.16%) ClearQuest
3 4 (10.53%) CruiseControl
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) DBA
4 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Technician
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Senior WebSphere Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) COBOL Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (10.53%) XML
3 3 (7.89%) .NET
4 2 (5.26%) J2EE
4 2 (5.26%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) CGI
4 2 (5.26%) Middleware
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (5.26%) Spring
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 18 (47.37%) Windows
3 14 (36.84%) AIX
4 6 (15.79%) Solaris
4 6 (15.79%) zOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
1 10 (26.32%) Configuration Management
2 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
3 6 (15.79%) RUP
4 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
4 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (10.53%) RAD
5 4 (10.53%) SOA
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Workflow
7 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.63%) Workflow Management
7 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) Shell Script
2 11 (28.95%) Perl
3 5 (13.16%) COBOL
3 5 (13.16%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.63%) Avaya Certification
1 1 (2.63%) MCSE
1 1 (2.63%) HNC
1 1 (2.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (10.53%) Samba
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Tivoli
1 5 (13.16%) Netcool
1 5 (13.16%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 4 (10.53%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) IBM
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) HP
4 5 (13.16%) BMC
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) BT
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Avaya
6 1 (2.63%) JBoss
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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JM
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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