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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 15 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 16 30 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.26% 17.14% 22.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.11% 62.50% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 74
Average salary £54,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.70% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £34,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £50,100 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
38 48 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 24.36% 27.43% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 134
Average salary £54,000 £41,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.70% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £28,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Knutsford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 36 (73.47%) Windows
2 33 (67.35%) Linux
3 27 (55.10%) Finance
4 23 (46.94%) IBM
5 21 (42.86%) Oracle
6 18 (36.73%) Middleware
6 18 (36.73%) Problem Management
7 15 (30.61%) Mainframe
8 14 (28.57%) AIX
8 14 (28.57%) DB2
9 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
10 12 (24.49%) Tandem
11 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (22.45%) IBM Mainframe
12 10 (20.41%) Risk Analysis
12 10 (20.41%) Internet
13 9 (18.37%) Quality Management
13 9 (18.37%) SLA
13 9 (18.37%) MySQL
14 8 (16.33%) Time Management
14 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (16.33%) Java
14 8 (16.33%) SQL
14 8 (16.33%) ITIL
15 6 (12.24%) Release Management
15 6 (12.24%) Service Management
16 5 (10.20%) Information Security
16 5 (10.20%) Teradata
16 5 (10.20%) DB2 UDB
16 5 (10.20%) WebSphere

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.08%) Lync
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Internet
2 4 (8.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (6.12%) SSL
4 2 (4.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) DB2
2 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
3 9 (18.37%) MySQL
4 5 (10.20%) DB2 UDB
4 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.20%) Ingres
4 5 (10.20%) OLTP
5 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
5 4 (8.16%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
General
1 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Infrastructure Designer
1 11 (22.45%) Designer
2 10 (20.41%) Architect
2 10 (20.41%) Support Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Applications Support
3 9 (18.37%) Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (16.33%) Applications Support Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Teradata DBA
5 5 (10.20%) DBA
6 4 (8.16%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Informatica Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) ETL Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Lead Designer
7 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) Middleware
2 5 (10.20%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (6.12%) ISPF
3 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.04%) J2EE
4 1 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) XSD
4 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Mainframe
2 12 (24.49%) Tandem
3 11 (22.45%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.04%) PKI
6 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 36 (73.47%) Windows
2 33 (67.35%) Linux
3 14 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Problem Management
2 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (20.41%) Risk Analysis
4 9 (18.37%) Quality Management
5 8 (16.33%) Time Management
5 8 (16.33%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) Release Management
6 6 (12.24%) Service Management
7 5 (10.20%) Information Security
7 5 (10.20%) Capacity Management
8 4 (8.16%) SIEM
8 4 (8.16%) Anomaly Detection
9 3 (6.12%) ETL
9 3 (6.12%) Change Management
10 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.08%) Strategic Planning
11 1 (2.04%) Information Management
11 1 (2.04%) Line Management
11 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.04%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) Java
1 8 (16.33%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.12%) Perl
3 3 (6.12%) JCL
4 1 (2.04%) AWK
4 1 (2.04%) Korn
4 1 (2.04%) sed
4 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) PMP
1 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Snort
2 2 (4.08%) Firmware
2 2 (4.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
1 2 (4.08%) WSUS
1 2 (4.08%) HP SIM
1 2 (4.08%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) IBM
2 21 (42.86%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Teradata
3 5 (10.20%) Sybase
4 4 (8.16%) Sourcefire
5 3 (6.12%) HP
5 3 (6.12%) Informatica
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.08%) Symantec
6 2 (4.08%) Sophos
6 2 (4.08%) Dell
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft