The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 34 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 244 209 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.60% 5.67% 7.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.20% 25.80% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 206 121 127
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
897 810 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.25% 21.99% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 731 632 471
Average salary £38,500 £34,850 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.47% +7.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

UNIX
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Leeds region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Leeds

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Leeds

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 349 (67.37%) Linux
2 167 (32.24%) Windows
3 159 (30.69%) SQL
4 146 (28.19%) Oracle
5 128 (24.71%) Java
6 119 (22.97%) Service Delivery
7 111 (21.43%) Apache
7 111 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 109 (21.04%) VMware
9 101 (19.50%) DevOps
10 93 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 87 (16.80%) SQL Server
12 83 (16.02%) ITIL
13 77 (14.86%) Shell Script
14 69 (13.32%) SAN
14 69 (13.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 67 (12.93%) Red Hat
16 64 (12.36%) Puppet
17 63 (12.16%) Incident Management
18 62 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
19 61 (11.78%) Bash Shell
20 60 (11.58%) E-Commerce
21 58 (11.20%) C#
22 56 (10.81%) Firewall
23 55 (10.62%) Python
23 55 (10.62%) Active Directory
24 53 (10.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 52 (10.04%) Cisco
25 52 (10.04%) Solaris
26 51 (9.85%) Opscode Chef

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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
1 111 (21.43%) Apache
2 38 (7.34%) MS Exchange
3 37 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 26 (5.02%) IIS
7 22 (4.25%) Tomcat
8 15 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (2.51%) OpenStack
10 8 (1.54%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
11 7 (1.35%) Node.js
12 5 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.77%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.58%) nginx
15 2 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.39%) JBoss
15 2 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 44 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.58%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.58%) Route 53
3 3 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.19%) Heroku
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (13.32%) SAN
2 56 (10.81%) Firewall
3 39 (7.53%) TCP/IP
4 35 (6.76%) NAS
5 31 (5.98%) VPN
6 29 (5.60%) PBX
7 27 (5.21%) LAN
7 27 (5.21%) DNS
8 21 (4.05%) WAN
9 16 (3.09%) Internet
10 11 (2.12%) SSL
11 10 (1.93%) Wireless
12 9 (1.74%) HTTP
12 9 (1.74%) Network Security
13 6 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (1.16%) FTP
14 5 (0.97%) SSH
14 5 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (0.97%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (16.80%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.49%) MySQL
2 44 (8.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (7.34%) Oracle Reports
4 37 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 36 (6.95%) Oracle Database
6 33 (6.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 29 (5.60%) RDBMS
8 22 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (3.86%) BusinessObjects XI
10 16 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.77%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.77%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.58%) Redis
15 3 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.58%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 19 (3.67%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.28%) Jenkins
3 16 (3.09%) Hudson
3 16 (3.09%) Subversion
3 16 (3.09%) TeamCity
4 13 (2.51%) Git (software)
5 12 (2.32%) TortoiseSVN
5 12 (2.32%) NUnit
5 12 (2.32%) MSTest
6 5 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.58%) JUnit
8 2 (0.39%) JIRA
9 1 (0.19%) WATIR
9 1 (0.19%) Selenium
9 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.19%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.19%) WatiN
9 1 (0.19%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.19%) Maven
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (4.44%) Finance
2 9 (1.74%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.54%) Retail
4 7 (1.35%) Games
5 6 (1.16%) Banking
6 4 (0.77%) Automotive
7 1 (0.19%) Law
7 1 (0.19%) Advertising
7 1 (0.19%) Publishing
7 1 (0.19%) Back Office
7 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (12.93%) Analyst
2 64 (12.36%) Administrator
3 59 (11.39%) Systems Engineer
4 44 (8.49%) DevOps Engineer
4 44 (8.49%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 40 (7.72%) Developer
6 38 (7.34%) Systems Administrator
7 37 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 37 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
8 35 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
9 31 (5.98%) Architect
10 28 (5.41%) Consultant
11 27 (5.21%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 26 (5.02%) Technical Engineer
13 24 (4.63%) Major Incident Manager
13 24 (4.63%) Incident Manager
13 24 (4.63%) Applications Support
13 24 (4.63%) Test Analyst
14 23 (4.44%) Support Analyst
14 23 (4.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (9.27%) .NET
2 30 (5.79%) HTML
3 26 (5.02%) CSS
4 22 (4.25%) .NET Framework
5 21 (4.05%) Web Services
6 20 (3.86%) jQuery
7 19 (3.67%) XML
8 18 (3.47%) XHTML
9 16 (3.09%) Middleware
10 15 (2.90%) LAMP
10 15 (2.90%) Ajax
10 15 (2.90%) ASP.NET
10 15 (2.90%) NHibernate
10 15 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (2.32%) Entity Framework
11 12 (2.32%) MSMQ
12 10 (1.93%) Apache Flex
13 5 (0.97%) Hibernate
13 5 (0.97%) J2EE
13 5 (0.97%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (8.88%) Management Information System
3 33 (6.37%) Clustering
4 17 (3.28%) Open Source
5 16 (3.09%) CMDB
6 7 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.97%) Replication
7 5 (0.97%) HACMP
7 5 (0.97%) SecurID
8 4 (0.77%) iPhone
8 4 (0.77%) RIA
9 3 (0.58%) DataPower
9 3 (0.58%) User Experience
9 3 (0.58%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.39%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.39%) PKI
10 2 (0.39%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.39%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.19%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 349 (67.37%) Linux
2 167 (32.24%) Windows
3 53 (10.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 52 (10.04%) Solaris
5 50 (9.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (4.25%) AIX
8 20 (3.86%) Debian
9 19 (3.67%) CentOS
10 18 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (2.70%) SUSE
12 7 (1.35%) HPUX
13 6 (1.16%) Android
14 3 (0.58%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (22.97%) Service Delivery
2 111 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (19.50%) DevOps
4 83 (16.02%) ITIL
5 63 (12.16%) Incident Management
6 60 (11.58%) E-Commerce
7 48 (9.27%) Project Management
8 45 (8.69%) Configuration Management
9 44 (8.49%) Mentoring
10 36 (6.95%) Change Control
11 33 (6.37%) Information Security
12 31 (5.98%) ETL
13 30 (5.79%) Integration Testing
14 29 (5.60%) Compatibility Testing
14 29 (5.60%) Regression Testing
15 28 (5.41%) Migration
16 26 (5.02%) Service Management
16 26 (5.02%) Test Automation
17 24 (4.63%) Risk Management
17 24 (4.63%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 159 (30.69%) SQL
2 128 (24.71%) Java
3 77 (14.86%) Shell Script
4 61 (11.78%) Bash Shell
5 58 (11.20%) C#
6 55 (10.62%) Python
7 47 (9.07%) Ruby
8 46 (8.88%) Perl
9 35 (6.76%) JavaScript
10 34 (6.56%) PL/SQL
11 26 (5.02%) PHP
12 16 (3.09%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.70%) T-SQL
14 12 (2.32%) Delphi
15 8 (1.54%) C
16 6 (1.16%) VBA
17 5 (0.97%) C++
18 2 (0.39%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
19 1 (0.19%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 39 (7.53%) ISEB
2 36 (6.95%) Degree
3 16 (3.09%) OCP
3 16 (3.09%) Oracle Certification
4 14 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.93%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.54%) CCNA
6 8 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.16%) RHCE
7 6 (1.16%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.97%) CCNP
9 4 (0.77%) MCSE
9 4 (0.77%) MCSA
9 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.77%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.58%) CCSA
10 3 (0.58%) GCIH
10 3 (0.58%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.49%) SLA
2 38 (7.34%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (2.51%) QA
5 8 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (13.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (10.62%) Active Directory
3 35 (6.76%) XenApp
4 20 (3.86%) Oracle RAC
5 18 (3.47%) vSphere
6 15 (2.90%) XenServer
7 14 (2.70%) Samba
8 13 (2.51%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.97%) Firmware
9 5 (0.97%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.97%) GPFS
10 4 (0.77%) Xen
10 4 (0.77%) NFS
11 2 (0.39%) Snort
11 2 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.19%) UAG
12 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 64 (12.36%) Puppet
2 51 (9.85%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (7.72%) Cobbler
4 35 (6.76%) Tivoli
5 23 (4.44%) Nagios
6 14 (2.70%) NetBackup
7 11 (2.12%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (1.74%) OpenView
8 9 (1.74%) Opsview
9 6 (1.16%) Salt
10 5 (0.97%) Linux-HA
11 4 (0.77%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.58%) SCCM
12 3 (0.58%) SCOM
12 3 (0.58%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.58%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle Flashback
13 2 (0.39%) WSUS
13 2 (0.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 146 (28.19%) Oracle
2 109 (21.04%) VMware
3 93 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 67 (12.93%) Red Hat
5 52 (10.04%) Cisco
6 48 (9.27%) NetApp
7 42 (8.11%) Citrix
8 40 (7.72%) CheckPoint
9 23 (4.44%) CommVault
10 21 (4.05%) Business Objects
11 18 (3.47%) HP
12 17 (3.28%) Juniper
12 17 (3.28%) Sybase
12 17 (3.28%) Symantec
13 13 (2.51%) Civica
14 12 (2.32%) Veritas
15 11 (2.12%) Kaspersky
16 8 (1.54%) AppSense
17 7 (1.35%) IBM
17 7 (1.35%) Akamai
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum plus Car Allowance, bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £39000 - £42000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FDM Group
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago