The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 61 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.80% 3.87% 3.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.56% 15.94% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 15
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £63,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
UNIX
North West

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
61 138 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.22% 24.30% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 54 127 85
Average salary £28,500 £28,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.88% -10.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Lancashire

UNIX
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +5 3 £38,500 -42.96% 1
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 14 (56.00%) IBM
3 14 (56.00%) Validation
4 13 (52.00%) Oracle
5 12 (48.00%) VB
5 12 (48.00%) Delphi
5 12 (48.00%) Oracle Financials
5 12 (48.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 12 (48.00%) Remedy
5 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
5 12 (48.00%) FileNet
5 12 (48.00%) Finance
5 12 (48.00%) HFM
5 12 (48.00%) Aquila
5 12 (48.00%) Release Management
6 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (28.00%) Linux
7 7 (28.00%) PHP
7 7 (28.00%) MySQL
8 6 (24.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.00%) XML
9 5 (20.00%) SMTP
9 5 (20.00%) DNS
9 5 (20.00%) Perl
9 5 (20.00%) HTML
9 5 (20.00%) Nagios
9 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (20.00%) Apache

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 12 (48.00%) FileNet
2 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) nginx
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle Financials
1 12 (48.00%) HFM
2 2 (8.00%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SMTP
1 5 (20.00%) DNS
1 5 (20.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (20.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (8.00%) SSL
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (28.00%) MySQL
3 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (8.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Local Government
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
1 5 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) J2EE
4 2 (8.00%) WSDL
4 2 (8.00%) SOAP
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) Ajax
4 2 (8.00%) jQuery
4 2 (8.00%) HTML5
4 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 1 (4.00%) Middleware
5 1 (4.00%) EJB
5 1 (4.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) Replication
3 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.00%) CentOS
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Validation
2 12 (48.00%) Release Management
3 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (16.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) SOA
7 2 (8.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Data Management
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) SEO
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) VB
2 12 (48.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 12 (48.00%) Delphi
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
4 5 (20.00%) Perl
4 5 (20.00%) Ruby
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) Java
7 2 (8.00%) COBOL
8 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Squid
1 5 (20.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Nagios
1 5 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (20.00%) SCOM
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
1 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) IBM
2 13 (52.00%) Oracle
3 12 (48.00%) Remedy
3 12 (48.00%) Aquila
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
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