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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 55 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 7 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.42% 3.28% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.14% 15.31% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 11
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £41,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
114 98 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.08% 21.40% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 97 91 99
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,275 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,650 £50,000
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 28 January 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 January 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
Blackburn - 2 £51,250 -
Burnley - 2 £38,750 - 2
Preston -2 1 £42,500 +25.00% 1
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (20.00%) Lync
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) Nagios

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Lync
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (10.00%) nginx
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (10.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) FIXML
1 1 (10.00%) FpML
1 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) OpenBSD
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Security
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PHP
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Postfix
2 1 (10.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) Varnish
2 1 (10.00%) Dovecot
2 1 (10.00%) Openswan
2 1 (10.00%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (10.00%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (10.00%) Corosync
2 1 (10.00%) KVM
2 1 (10.00%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) Cacti
2 1 (10.00%) Munin
2 1 (10.00%) yum
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (10.00%) logstash
2 1 (10.00%) Rsyslog
2 1 (10.00%) Bacula
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Avaya
2 2 (20.00%) NetApp
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (10.00%) Percona
Burnley, Lancashire
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 p/annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago