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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 36 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 25 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.99% 1.20% 2.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.78% 8.96% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 13
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
90 67 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.96% 13.45% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 61 59 117
Average salary £25,000 £28,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £16,950 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 20 £25,000 - 2
Preston +8 4 £26,250 -50.00%
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) ITIL
3 11 (28.95%) DB2
4 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (23.68%) AIX
5 8 (21.05%) Solaris
5 8 (21.05%) SQL
6 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
6 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
6 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
6 7 (18.42%) Firewall
7 6 (15.79%) SAP Basis
7 6 (15.79%) SAP Security
7 6 (15.79%) SAP HANA
7 6 (15.79%) NetWeaver
7 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.79%) SAP
8 5 (13.16%) IIS
8 5 (13.16%) Oracle
8 5 (13.16%) Apache
8 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
8 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
9 4 (10.53%) Degree
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
9 4 (10.53%) Java
9 4 (10.53%) PHP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (15.79%) NetWeaver
2 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 5 (13.16%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.26%) LDAP
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.63%) Network Security
4 1 (2.63%) Wireless
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) VoIP
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) DB2
2 6 (15.79%) SAP HANA
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (7.89%) MySQL
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) DBA
2 10 (26.32%) Junior
2 10 (26.32%) Junior DBA
3 9 (23.68%) DB2 DBA
4 7 (18.42%) Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (18.42%) Administrator
5 6 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) SAP Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) IT Support
8 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) EJB
2 1 (2.63%) JSP
2 1 (2.63%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.26%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
3 9 (23.68%) AIX
4 8 (21.05%) Solaris
5 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) CentOS
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) Android
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.63%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) SAP Security
2 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.26%) Open Source
3 2 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (2.63%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (2.63%) UML
4 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Java
2 4 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
1 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) CCNP
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) XenApp
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) iptables
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (7.89%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) SAP
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.26%) McAfee
4 2 (5.26%) WatchGuard
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (5.26%) Juniper
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) Progress
5 1 (2.63%) Percona
5 1 (2.63%) Google
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