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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 54 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 15 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.80% 2.94% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.15% 17.95% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 9
Average salary £25,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
106 78 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.78% 16.39% 25.05%
Number of salaries quoted 96 69 113
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Chorley - 7 £25,000 - 2
Preston -6 6 £33,750 -9.08%
Lancaster - 1 £20,500 -
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Windows
3 11 (40.74%) AIX
3 11 (40.74%) Solaris
4 10 (37.04%) Firewall
5 7 (25.93%) SQL
5 7 (25.93%) MySQL
6 6 (22.22%) SAP
6 6 (22.22%) Apache
6 6 (22.22%) SAP Basis
6 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 6 (22.22%) NetWeaver
6 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 6 (22.22%) CentOS
6 6 (22.22%) SAP Security
6 6 (22.22%) SAP HANA
7 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 5 (18.52%) PHP
7 5 (18.52%) IIS
8 4 (14.81%) ITIL
8 4 (14.81%) DB2
8 4 (14.81%) Nagios
8 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
9 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (11.11%) VMware
9 3 (11.11%) Internet

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (22.22%) Apache
1 6 (22.22%) NetWeaver
2 5 (18.52%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 3 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) LDAP
3 2 (7.41%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (7.41%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.70%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (3.70%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) SAP HANA
3 4 (14.81%) DB2
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) DB2 DBA
4 4 (14.81%) DBA
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) J2EE
2 1 (3.70%) EJB
2 1 (3.70%) JSP
2 1 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Windows
3 11 (40.74%) AIX
3 11 (40.74%) Solaris
4 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 6 (22.22%) CentOS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.70%) FreeBSD
6 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SAP Security
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) UML
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) PHP
3 3 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) iptables
2 2 (7.41%) XenApp
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Varnish
3 1 (3.70%) Dovecot
3 1 (3.70%) Openswan
3 1 (3.70%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (3.70%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (3.70%) Corosync
3 1 (3.70%) KVM
3 1 (3.70%) Ceph
3 1 (3.70%) Postfix
3 1 (3.70%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.70%) NFS
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Nagios
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (3.70%) logstash
3 1 (3.70%) Rsyslog
3 1 (3.70%) Bacula
3 1 (3.70%) Pacemaker
3 1 (3.70%) Cacti
3 1 (3.70%) Munin
3 1 (3.70%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) SAP
1 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) WatchGuard
5 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.41%) McAfee
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) Percona
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago