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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 37 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 224 219 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.22% 5.79% 7.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.84% 25.23% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 188 132 125
Average salary £42,500 £41,803 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £27,700
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
867 868 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.08% 22.96% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 705 685 492
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 20 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Leeds

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 318 (64.90%) Linux
2 158 (32.24%) Windows
3 156 (31.84%) SQL
4 133 (27.14%) Oracle
5 120 (24.49%) Java
6 111 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
7 106 (21.63%) Service Delivery
8 102 (20.82%) VMware
9 91 (18.57%) Apache
10 88 (17.96%) DevOps
11 86 (17.55%) Microsoft
12 79 (16.12%) SQL Server
13 70 (14.29%) Shell Script
14 67 (13.67%) ITIL
15 66 (13.47%) SAN
16 60 (12.24%) Firewall
16 60 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 59 (12.04%) C#
17 59 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
18 58 (11.84%) Puppet
19 56 (11.43%) Active Directory
20 54 (11.02%) Red Hat
21 53 (10.82%) E-Commerce
21 53 (10.82%) Incident Management
22 51 (10.41%) Python
23 50 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
24 48 (9.80%) Bash Shell
24 48 (9.80%) ISEB
25 47 (9.59%) Opscode Chef
26 44 (8.98%) Cisco

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 91 (18.57%) Apache
2 36 (7.35%) MS Exchange
3 35 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (5.31%) SharePoint
6 22 (4.49%) Tomcat
7 20 (4.08%) IIS
8 16 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (2.86%) OpenStack
10 10 (2.04%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.22%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.22%) Node.js
11 6 (1.22%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.82%) JBoss
13 4 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.61%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.41%) nginx
15 2 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 41 (8.37%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.88%) MS Office
3 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.41%) Office 365
4 2 (0.41%) Route 53
4 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 66 (13.47%) SAN
2 60 (12.24%) Firewall
3 34 (6.94%) TCP/IP
3 34 (6.94%) NAS
4 31 (6.33%) VPN
5 24 (4.90%) PBX
6 21 (4.29%) DNS
7 20 (4.08%) LAN
8 15 (3.06%) Internet
9 14 (2.86%) WAN
10 9 (1.84%) Network Security
10 9 (1.84%) HTTP
11 7 (1.43%) SSL
12 6 (1.22%) Wireless
12 6 (1.22%) FTP
12 6 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.02%) SSH
14 4 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
15 3 (0.61%) IPv4
15 3 (0.61%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (16.12%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (7.96%) MySQL
4 37 (7.55%) Oracle Reports
5 36 (7.35%) Relational Database
6 34 (6.94%) Oracle Database
7 29 (5.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 26 (5.31%) RDBMS
9 22 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (4.08%) BusinessObjects XI
11 14 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.82%) Hadoop
16 3 (0.61%) MongoDB
16 3 (0.61%) Ingres
17 2 (0.41%) DB2
17 2 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
17 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (2.86%) Visual Studio
1 14 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 13 (2.65%) Hudson
2 13 (2.65%) Subversion
2 13 (2.65%) TeamCity
3 12 (2.45%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.04%) NUnit
4 10 (2.04%) TortoiseSVN
4 10 (2.04%) MSTest
5 5 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.61%) JUnit
7 1 (0.20%) Behat
7 1 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.20%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.20%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.20%) WatiN
7 1 (0.20%) Maven
7 1 (0.20%) JIRA
7 1 (0.20%) WATIR
General
1 23 (4.69%) Finance
2 12 (2.45%) Banking
3 9 (1.84%) Retail
4 8 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.43%) Games
6 3 (0.61%) Automotive
7 1 (0.20%) Law
7 1 (0.20%) Advertising
7 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (13.47%) Analyst
2 55 (11.22%) Administrator
3 48 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
4 41 (8.37%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 40 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
6 36 (7.35%) Developer
7 33 (6.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 33 (6.73%) Linux Engineer
8 32 (6.53%) Systems Administrator
9 30 (6.12%) Consultant
9 30 (6.12%) UNIX Administrator
10 29 (5.92%) Architect
11 27 (5.51%) Major Incident Manager
11 27 (5.51%) Incident Manager
12 26 (5.31%) Technical Engineer
13 24 (4.90%) Test Analyst
14 22 (4.49%) Applications Support
15 21 (4.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 21 (4.29%) Support Analyst
16 20 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (8.37%) .NET
2 25 (5.10%) HTML
3 21 (4.29%) CSS
4 20 (4.08%) XML
4 20 (4.08%) .NET Framework
5 18 (3.67%) Middleware
5 18 (3.67%) Web Services
6 15 (3.06%) LAMP
6 15 (3.06%) jQuery
7 13 (2.65%) XHTML
8 10 (2.04%) ASP.NET
8 10 (2.04%) Ajax
8 10 (2.04%) MSMQ
8 10 (2.04%) NHibernate
8 10 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (2.04%) Entity Framework
9 8 (1.63%) Apache Flex
10 7 (1.43%) J2EE
11 5 (1.02%) Hibernate
11 5 (1.02%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 59 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.90%) Clustering
4 18 (3.67%) Open Source
5 11 (2.24%) CMDB
6 10 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.22%) Replication
8 5 (1.02%) SecurID
9 4 (0.82%) HACMP
9 4 (0.82%) RIA
9 4 (0.82%) iPhone
10 3 (0.61%) DataPower
10 3 (0.61%) LPAR
11 2 (0.41%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.41%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.41%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.41%) User Experience
12 1 (0.20%) BYOD
12 1 (0.20%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 318 (64.90%) Linux
2 158 (32.24%) Windows
3 50 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (8.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (8.57%) Solaris
6 34 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (3.27%) Debian
9 14 (2.86%) AIX
10 12 (2.45%) CentOS
11 10 (2.04%) SUSE
12 6 (1.22%) Android
13 5 (1.02%) HPUX
14 3 (0.61%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (21.63%) Service Delivery
3 88 (17.96%) DevOps
4 67 (13.67%) ITIL
5 53 (10.82%) E-Commerce
5 53 (10.82%) Incident Management
6 41 (8.37%) Project Management
7 40 (8.16%) Configuration Management
8 39 (7.96%) Integration Testing
9 38 (7.76%) Compatibility Testing
9 38 (7.76%) Regression Testing
9 38 (7.76%) Mentoring
10 33 (6.73%) Change Control
10 33 (6.73%) Information Security
11 30 (6.12%) Migration
12 28 (5.71%) Test Automation
13 26 (5.31%) ETL
14 25 (5.10%) Test Scripting
15 22 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (4.49%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 156 (31.84%) SQL
2 120 (24.49%) Java
3 70 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 59 (12.04%) C#
5 51 (10.41%) Python
6 48 (9.80%) Bash Shell
7 43 (8.78%) Ruby
8 35 (7.14%) PL/SQL
9 33 (6.73%) Perl
10 29 (5.92%) JavaScript
11 24 (4.90%) PHP
12 12 (2.45%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.04%) Delphi
14 7 (1.43%) C
14 7 (1.43%) VBA
15 6 (1.22%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.82%) C++
17 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.20%) ActionScript
18 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (9.80%) ISEB
2 30 (6.12%) Degree
3 16 (3.27%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.86%) OCP
4 14 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 10 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.63%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.63%) CCNA
6 8 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.22%) RHCE
8 5 (1.02%) CCNP
9 4 (0.82%) MCSE
9 4 (0.82%) MCSA
9 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.82%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.61%) CCSA
10 3 (0.61%) GCIH
10 3 (0.61%) CCSE
10 3 (0.61%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.96%) SLA
2 28 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.86%) QA
4 11 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 34 (6.94%) XenApp
4 17 (3.47%) vSphere
4 17 (3.47%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (3.06%) VMware ESX
6 12 (2.45%) XenServer
7 10 (2.04%) Samba
8 5 (1.02%) Firmware
8 5 (1.02%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.82%) NFS
9 4 (0.82%) GPFS
10 3 (0.61%) Xen
11 2 (0.41%) Snort
12 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.20%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 58 (11.84%) Puppet
2 47 (9.59%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (8.16%) Cobbler
4 31 (6.33%) Tivoli
5 22 (4.49%) Nagios
6 11 (2.24%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (1.84%) NetBackup
7 9 (1.84%) Opsview
8 7 (1.43%) OpenView
9 6 (1.22%) Salt
10 4 (0.82%) Linux-HA
11 3 (0.61%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle Flashback
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 2 (0.41%) SCCM
12 2 (0.41%) SCOM
12 2 (0.41%) WSUS
12 2 (0.41%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 133 (27.14%) Oracle
2 102 (20.82%) VMware
3 86 (17.55%) Microsoft
4 54 (11.02%) Red Hat
5 44 (8.98%) Cisco
6 42 (8.57%) NetApp
7 41 (8.37%) Citrix
8 37 (7.55%) CheckPoint
9 22 (4.49%) CommVault
10 21 (4.29%) Business Objects
11 19 (3.88%) Juniper
12 16 (3.27%) HP
12 16 (3.27%) Sybase
13 14 (2.86%) Symantec
13 14 (2.86%) Civica
14 11 (2.24%) Kaspersky
15 9 (1.84%) Akamai
15 9 (1.84%) IBM
16 7 (1.43%) Veritas
17 6 (1.22%) Qualys
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent plus benefits!
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: From £55,120 to £67,440 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
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
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 17% Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 days ago