The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 22 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Unix 3 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.66% 7.10% 18.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.54% 32.43% 61.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 30
Average salary £50,000 £54,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +31.70%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Unix
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 31.71% 21.89% 31.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 47
Average salary £31,500 £54,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +31.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Unix
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Unix Salary Trend in Knutsford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 18 (81.82%) Linux
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 15 (68.18%) AIX
3 9 (40.91%) Solaris
4 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (22.73%) Change Management
6 5 (22.73%) VMware
6 5 (22.73%) Mainframe
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) Sybase
7 4 (18.18%) Informix
7 4 (18.18%) Juniper
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco
7 4 (18.18%) Information Security
7 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
7 4 (18.18%) IaaS
8 3 (13.64%) Ruby
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Service Management
8 3 (13.64%) Perl
9 2 (9.09%) PHP
9 2 (9.09%) Java
9 2 (9.09%) Python
9 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
9 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 2 (9.09%) Web Services
9 2 (9.09%) ITIL

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 2 (9.09%) SSH
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) DMZ
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Informix
2 1 (4.55%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Unix Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Compliance Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Testing Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) AIX
3 9 (40.91%) Solaris
4 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Change Management
2 4 (18.18%) Information Security
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Testing
5 1 (4.55%) API Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
5 1 (4.55%) BDD
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Test Management
5 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) User Stories
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Perl
2 3 (13.64%) Ruby
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
3 4 (18.18%) Juniper
3 4 (18.18%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) Cognizant