The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
North West / Lancashire
Rank 38 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 17 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.88% 1.14% 1.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 6.15% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 8
Median salary £25,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +9.67%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 65 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.53% 18.57% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 92
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Unix
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Unix Salary Trend in Lancashire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Unix Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Unix
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 9 £25,000 -
Burnley - 3 £35,000 -
Preston - 3 - -
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 20 (55.56%) Linux
2 19 (52.78%) Oracle
3 18 (50.00%) SQL
4 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 15 (41.67%) VMware
6 14 (38.89%) Solaris
7 13 (36.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
8 12 (33.33%) Cisco
9 11 (30.56%) LAN
9 11 (30.56%) WAN
9 11 (30.56%) Degree
9 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
9 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
9 11 (30.56%) Firewall
9 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
9 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
10 10 (27.78%) Windows
11 9 (25.00%) vSphere
12 8 (22.22%) MySQL
12 8 (22.22%) HP
13 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
13 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
14 6 (16.67%) IBM
14 6 (16.67%) C#
14 6 (16.67%) AIX

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) Apache
2 4 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.78%) Confluence
3 1 (2.78%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) Firewall
1 11 (30.56%) LAN
1 11 (30.56%) WAN
2 5 (13.89%) SNMP
2 5 (13.89%) SSL
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) IPv4
4 3 (8.33%) SAN
5 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.78%) FTP
6 1 (2.78%) HTTP
6 1 (2.78%) NAS
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.78%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) GIS
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Ant
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) TestRail
General
1 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 15 (41.67%) Support Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) IT Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) IT Support
3 10 (27.78%) IT Support Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 4 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) RESTful
1 4 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) Middleware
2 2 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (2.78%) JMS
3 1 (2.78%) OpenID
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) SAML
3 1 (2.78%) Spring
3 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.89%) iPad
3 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
4 4 (11.11%) e-Health
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Solaris
3 10 (27.78%) Windows
4 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.67%) AIX
6 2 (5.56%) HPUX
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.78%) Android
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.11%) Structured Programming
4 3 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.56%) Change Control
5 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Server Building
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) SDLC
6 1 (2.78%) Service Design
6 1 (2.78%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) VB
4 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.11%) C++
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
1 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
1 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.56%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
3 9 (25.00%) vSphere
4 4 (11.11%) vCloud
4 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (13.89%) Nagios
1 5 (13.89%) OpenView
1 5 (13.89%) Tivoli
1 5 (13.89%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Oracle
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) VMware
4 12 (33.33%) Cisco
5 8 (22.22%) HP
6 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
7 6 (16.67%) IBM
8 5 (13.89%) BMC
8 5 (13.89%) Compuware
9 4 (11.11%) CA
9 4 (11.11%) Dynatrace
9 4 (11.11%) Nimsoft
10 2 (5.56%) Guidewire
10 2 (5.56%) Pega
10 2 (5.56%) Sun
10 2 (5.56%) Talend
11 1 (2.78%) Dell
11 1 (2.78%) EMC
11 1 (2.78%) Mitel
11 1 (2.78%) NetApp