The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 27 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 9 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.14% 6.70% 4.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.98% 24.53% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 9
Average salary £27,188 £34,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.19% +23.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £31,000 £21,892
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £39,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 53 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 30.29% 27.32% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 39
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 28 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Halifax

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 19 (82.61%) ITIL
2 14 (60.87%) Linux
3 13 (56.52%) Cisco
3 13 (56.52%) SAN
3 13 (56.52%) Business Continuity
4 12 (52.17%) Data Protection
4 12 (52.17%) Degree
4 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (52.17%) Management Information System
4 12 (52.17%) Workflow
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (52.17%) Avaya
4 12 (52.17%) DEFINITY
4 12 (52.17%) Avaya Certification
4 12 (52.17%) MCSE
4 12 (52.17%) HNC
4 12 (52.17%) HND
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 7 (30.43%) Java
6 7 (30.43%) Perl
6 7 (30.43%) J2EE
6 7 (30.43%) RUP
6 7 (30.43%) ClearCase
6 7 (30.43%) AIX
6 7 (30.43%) Service Management
6 7 (30.43%) ClearQuest
6 7 (30.43%) Samba

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) SAN
2 12 (52.17%) DEFINITY
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) Extranet
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
3 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) ClearCase
1 7 (30.43%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Support Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Operations Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Operations Support Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Configuration Manager
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Manager
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Configuration Manager
5 2 (8.70%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
5 2 (8.70%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) AIX
3 5 (21.74%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) HPUX
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Business Continuity
3 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (52.17%) Workflow
3 12 (52.17%) Data Protection
4 7 (30.43%) RUP
4 7 (30.43%) Service Management
5 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
1 7 (30.43%) Perl
2 2 (8.70%) COBOL
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) HNC
1 12 (52.17%) HND
1 12 (52.17%) MCSE
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (52.17%) Avaya Certification
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Samba
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) Avaya
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) HP
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