The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 48 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 7 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.53% 1.25% 4.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.14% 5.50% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 24
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,000 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
86 109 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.78% 22.71% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 81 96 92
Average salary £28,669 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.67% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Preston - 6 £34,000 - 2
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) NetBackup
5 6 (27.27%) Symantec
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 6 (27.27%) Service Management
5 6 (27.27%) IBM Notes
5 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
5 6 (27.27%) SAP
5 6 (27.27%) Firmware
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (27.27%) Lotus
5 6 (27.27%) IBM
5 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle Statspack
6 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
6 5 (22.73%) Sun
6 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (22.73%) Solaris
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (18.18%) PHP
7 4 (18.18%) MySQL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (27.27%) IBM Notes
1 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) CICS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMTP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
1 1 (4.55%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (18.18%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (13.64%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DBA
1 6 (27.27%) Backup Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (22.73%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) PHP Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Advisor
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Yii
1 3 (13.64%) Laravel
1 3 (13.64%) Symfony
1 3 (13.64%) CakePHP
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) EJB
3 1 (4.55%) JSP
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Firmware
2 3 (13.64%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.09%) AS400
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (22.73%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 6 (27.27%) Service Management
2 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) SEO
4 3 (13.64%) OO PHP
5 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Security
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) Data Security
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Database Security
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
3 4 (18.18%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) JCL
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CISA
1 2 (9.09%) CISM
1 2 (9.09%) CISSP
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.55%) Squid
2 1 (4.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) NetBackup
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (4.55%) Nagios
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Symantec
2 6 (27.27%) SAP
2 6 (27.27%) Lotus
2 6 (27.27%) IBM
3 5 (22.73%) Sun
4 3 (13.64%) Zend
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) CA
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: From £34,894 to £39,351 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago