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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 57 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 156 251 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.47% 6.82% 6.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.93% 26.67% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 116 168 109
Average salary £43,798 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.49% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
870 941 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.95% 25.58% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 710 712 454
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Leeds

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 225 (60.32%) Linux
2 141 (37.80%) SQL
3 129 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (30.03%) Java
5 100 (26.81%) Windows
6 87 (23.32%) Oracle
7 74 (19.84%) SDLC
8 73 (19.57%) VMware
9 63 (16.89%) C#
10 62 (16.62%) Shell Script
11 60 (16.09%) ISEB
11 60 (16.09%) DevOps
12 58 (15.55%) Integration Testing
12 58 (15.55%) Regression Testing
12 58 (15.55%) Firewall
12 58 (15.55%) Compatibility Testing
13 55 (14.75%) ITIL
14 54 (14.48%) E-Commerce
14 54 (14.48%) SAN
15 52 (13.94%) Service Delivery
16 51 (13.67%) Microsoft
17 48 (12.87%) Puppet
18 44 (11.80%) VMware Infrastructure
19 43 (11.53%) Apache
20 42 (11.26%) Python
21 41 (10.99%) SQL Server
22 40 (10.72%) Cobbler
22 40 (10.72%) System Integration Testing
22 40 (10.72%) Data Centre
23 38 (10.19%) System Testing

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 43 (11.53%) Apache
2 28 (7.51%) OpenStack
3 18 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (4.83%) SharePoint
3 18 (4.83%) MS Exchange
3 18 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (2.95%) JBoss
5 11 (2.95%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.95%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.41%) IIS
6 9 (2.41%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.88%) Confluence
8 5 (1.34%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.07%) SAS
10 3 (0.80%) CMS
10 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.54%) Liferay
11 2 (0.54%) Drupal
11 2 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 19 (5.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.07%) MS Office
3 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.34%) Office 365
3 4 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.54%) Heroku
5 1 (0.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (15.55%) Firewall
2 54 (14.48%) SAN
3 30 (8.04%) NAS
4 24 (6.43%) TCP/IP
5 22 (5.90%) LAN
6 20 (5.36%) WAN
7 19 (5.09%) VPN
8 15 (4.02%) DNS
9 13 (3.49%) Network Security
10 9 (2.41%) DHCP
11 8 (2.14%) PBX
12 7 (1.88%) Wireless
13 5 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (1.34%) Unified Communications
13 5 (1.34%) WebEx
13 5 (1.34%) Telepresence
14 4 (1.07%) SSH
14 4 (1.07%) Internet
15 3 (0.80%) IPsec
16 2 (0.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.24%) MySQL
3 23 (6.17%) Relational Database
4 21 (5.63%) Oracle Database
4 21 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (4.56%) BusinessObjects
6 16 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (3.75%) RDBMS
7 14 (3.75%) BusinessObjects XI
8 11 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.14%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.34%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 5 (1.34%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.54%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (2.41%) Subversion
1 9 (2.41%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.14%) JIRA
3 6 (1.61%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.34%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.07%) Selenium
6 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.54%) Hudson
7 2 (0.54%) JBehave
7 2 (0.54%) Maven
7 2 (0.54%) JUnit
8 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.27%) PVCS
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.27%) Toad
8 1 (0.27%) NUnit
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.27%) MSTest
8 1 (0.27%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.27%) Behat
General
1 25 (6.70%) Finance
2 16 (4.29%) Banking
3 10 (2.68%) Games
4 9 (2.41%) Retail
5 2 (0.54%) Electronics
5 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (11.53%) Administrator
2 39 (10.46%) Analyst
3 33 (8.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 30 (8.04%) Developer
5 26 (6.97%) Linux Engineer
6 24 (6.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (6.17%) UNIX Administrator
7 23 (6.17%) Systems Administrator
8 22 (5.90%) Systems Engineer
8 22 (5.90%) Test Manager
8 22 (5.90%) Architect
9 19 (5.09%) Technical Architect
10 18 (4.83%) Software Engineer
10 18 (4.83%) Infrastructure Architect
10 18 (4.83%) Test Leader
11 16 (4.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 16 (4.29%) Major Incident Manager
11 16 (4.29%) Incident Manager
11 16 (4.29%) Software Test Engineer
11 16 (4.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.83%) HTML
2 17 (4.56%) Middleware
3 14 (3.75%) .NET
4 13 (3.49%) CSS
5 12 (3.22%) XML
6 9 (2.41%) J2EE
6 9 (2.41%) LAMP
7 8 (2.14%) Java EE
7 8 (2.14%) jQuery
8 7 (1.88%) Spring
9 6 (1.61%) SOAP
9 6 (1.61%) Web Services
9 6 (1.61%) REST
10 5 (1.34%) Regular Expression
10 5 (1.34%) EJB
11 4 (1.07%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.80%) JSON
12 3 (0.80%) Ajax
12 3 (0.80%) Hibernate
12 3 (0.80%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.72%) Data Centre
2 33 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.61%) IBM XIV
6 5 (1.34%) EMC VNX
6 5 (1.34%) SecurID
6 5 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.34%) CMDB
6 5 (1.34%) LPAR
7 4 (1.07%) Clustering
7 4 (1.07%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.80%) Replication
8 3 (0.80%) NHS
9 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.27%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.27%) Statistics
9 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 225 (60.32%) Linux
2 100 (26.81%) Windows
3 34 (9.12%) Solaris
4 31 (8.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (5.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (3.22%) AIX
9 10 (2.68%) Debian
10 6 (1.61%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.61%) HPUX
11 5 (1.34%) Android
12 4 (1.07%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.80%) SUSE
13 3 (0.80%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.54%) CentOS
15 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (19.84%) SDLC
3 60 (16.09%) DevOps
4 58 (15.55%) Compatibility Testing
4 58 (15.55%) Integration Testing
4 58 (15.55%) Regression Testing
5 55 (14.75%) ITIL
6 54 (14.48%) E-Commerce
7 52 (13.94%) Service Delivery
8 40 (10.72%) System Integration Testing
9 38 (10.19%) System Testing
10 34 (9.12%) Configuration Management
11 32 (8.58%) Test Strategy
12 30 (8.04%) Software Delivery
13 28 (7.51%) Migration
13 28 (7.51%) Incident Management
14 27 (7.24%) Information Security
15 24 (6.43%) Test Scripting
15 24 (6.43%) Project Management
16 22 (5.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 141 (37.80%) SQL
2 112 (30.03%) Java
3 63 (16.89%) C#
4 62 (16.62%) Shell Script
5 42 (11.26%) Python
6 36 (9.65%) Bash Shell
7 32 (8.58%) Ruby
8 26 (6.97%) PL/SQL
9 18 (4.83%) JavaScript
10 15 (4.02%) Perl
11 7 (1.88%) PHP
11 7 (1.88%) C++
11 7 (1.88%) VBA
12 5 (1.34%) C
13 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.54%) Groovy
13 2 (0.54%) COBOL
13 2 (0.54%) Scala
13 2 (0.54%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.54%) R
Qualifications
1 60 (16.09%) ISEB
2 17 (4.56%) Degree
3 13 (3.49%) CCNA
3 13 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (2.95%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.14%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.88%) CISSP
6 7 (1.88%) CCNP
7 6 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.34%) CCVP
8 5 (1.34%) CCSP
8 5 (1.34%) CISA
9 4 (1.07%) CISM
9 4 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.80%) MCSE
10 3 (0.80%) MCSA
10 3 (0.80%) CEH
10 3 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.80%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.36%) SLA
2 16 (4.29%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.41%) QA
4 7 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.88%) COBIT
5 5 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.54%) BS25999
System Software
1 44 (11.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (8.85%) Active Directory
3 18 (4.83%) XenApp
4 13 (3.49%) vSphere
5 11 (2.95%) VMware ESX
6 9 (2.41%) XenServer
7 7 (1.88%) KVM
8 6 (1.61%) Xen
9 5 (1.34%) NFS
9 5 (1.34%) Samba
10 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.27%) Firmware
11 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 48 (12.87%) Puppet
2 40 (10.72%) Cobbler
3 35 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (5.63%) Nagios
5 19 (5.09%) Tivoli
6 14 (3.75%) OpenView
7 5 (1.34%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (1.34%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (1.34%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.34%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (1.07%) Salt
8 4 (1.07%) Opsview
8 4 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.27%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (0.27%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 87 (23.32%) Oracle
2 73 (19.57%) VMware
3 51 (13.67%) Microsoft
4 38 (10.19%) Cisco
5 25 (6.70%) Red Hat
6 24 (6.43%) Citrix
7 22 (5.90%) CheckPoint
8 20 (5.36%) NetApp
9 19 (5.09%) HP
10 15 (4.02%) Dell Compellent
11 14 (3.75%) IBM
12 13 (3.49%) Juniper
13 12 (3.22%) CommVault
14 11 (2.95%) Civica
15 10 (2.68%) Akamai
16 9 (2.41%) EMC
17 7 (1.88%) Atlassian
18 6 (1.61%) EnterpriseDB
18 6 (1.61%) ArcSight
19 5 (1.34%) Zend
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: Yesterday
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SKY
Salary: Unspecified Highly competitive and superb benefits including free Sky
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training, excellent progression!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £32,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Unspecified Highly competitive and superb benefits including free Sky
Posted: 3 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
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