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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 39 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unix 8 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.25% 1.77% 2.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 7.83% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 13
Average salary £32,725 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.73% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £50,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
80 115 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.54% 22.64% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 60 100 82
Average salary £29,000 £33,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.43% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Blackburn +14 1 £42,500 -17.07% 1
Blackpool - 1 £30,450 - 2
Lancaster - 1 £30,000 -
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) Java
3 12 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) QA
4 11 (33.33%) ITIL
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.18%) HTML
7 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.18%) C#
7 6 (18.18%) SQL
7 6 (18.18%) .NET
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 5 (15.15%) C++
8 5 (15.15%) DB2
9 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
10 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
10 3 (9.09%) HTML5
10 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (9.09%) Open Source
10 3 (9.09%) jQuery
10 3 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
10 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
10 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
10 3 (9.09%) FMCG
10 3 (9.09%) Subversion

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) JBoss
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) nginx
1 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) DB2
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) DBA
3 6 (18.18%) Junior
3 6 (18.18%) Junior DBA
4 5 (15.15%) Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) DB2 Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) DB2 DBA
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
1 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 6 (18.18%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) HTML5
2 3 (9.09%) jQuery
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (6.06%) CSS3
3 2 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.03%) JSON
4 1 (3.03%) LAMP
4 1 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) AS400
1 3 (9.09%) FMCG
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Solaris
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Debian
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) MVC
2 3 (9.09%) Open Source
3 2 (6.06%) OOP
3 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.06%) Web Development
4 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.03%) BDD
4 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.03%) Line Management
4 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Migration
4 1 (3.03%) OO
4 1 (3.03%) Pair Programming
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Scrum
4 1 (3.03%) TDD
4 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 6 (18.18%) C#
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) COBOL
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Postfix
2 1 (3.03%) Varnish
2 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) IBM
3 3 (9.09%) Progress
3 3 (9.09%) SAP
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Apple
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter
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