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 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 43 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 190 276 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.43% 7.48% 6.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.41% 30.23% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 125 184 120
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +4.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
848 913 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.21% 24.76% 23.12%
Number of salaries quoted 675 659 468
Average salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 28 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Leeds

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 226 (62.09%) Linux
2 140 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (37.91%) SQL
4 102 (28.02%) Java
5 100 (27.47%) Windows
6 83 (22.80%) Oracle
7 72 (19.78%) VMware
8 70 (19.23%) ITIL
8 70 (19.23%) SDLC
9 68 (18.68%) E-Commerce
10 67 (18.41%) SAN
11 63 (17.31%) Microsoft
12 60 (16.48%) Firewall
13 55 (15.11%) C#
14 54 (14.84%) DevOps
15 53 (14.56%) ISEB
16 51 (14.01%) Shell Script
17 50 (13.74%) Puppet
18 48 (13.19%) SQL Server
19 47 (12.91%) Regression Testing
19 47 (12.91%) Compatibility Testing
19 47 (12.91%) Integration Testing
20 45 (12.36%) Python
21 44 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
22 42 (11.54%) Cobbler
23 41 (11.26%) NAS
23 41 (11.26%) Bash Shell
23 41 (11.26%) Service Delivery
24 39 (10.71%) Cisco
25 38 (10.44%) Test Strategy

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (10.16%) OpenStack
2 36 (9.89%) Apache
3 21 (5.77%) MS Exchange
3 21 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (4.12%) SharePoint
6 14 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (3.30%) WebSphere
8 11 (3.02%) JBoss
8 11 (3.02%) WebLogic
9 9 (2.47%) IIS
9 9 (2.47%) Confluence
10 7 (1.92%) CMS
11 6 (1.65%) Drupal
11 6 (1.65%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.37%) GlassFish
13 4 (1.10%) SAS
14 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
15 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.55%) Liferay
Applications
1 22 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.37%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.37%) Office 365
3 4 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.55%) SaaS
4 2 (0.55%) Heroku
5 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (18.41%) SAN
2 60 (16.48%) Firewall
3 41 (11.26%) NAS
4 29 (7.97%) LAN
5 28 (7.69%) WAN
6 20 (5.49%) TCP/IP
6 20 (5.49%) VPN
7 19 (5.22%) Network Security
8 18 (4.95%) DNS
9 11 (3.02%) DHCP
10 9 (2.47%) Wireless
11 6 (1.65%) Unified Communications
11 6 (1.65%) WebEx
11 6 (1.65%) Telepresence
11 6 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (1.65%) Internet
12 4 (1.10%) HTTP
13 3 (0.82%) SMTP
13 3 (0.82%) PBX
13 3 (0.82%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.69%) MySQL
3 20 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (5.49%) Oracle Database
4 19 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (4.40%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.47%) BusinessObjects XI
8 9 (2.47%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (1.37%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 5 (1.37%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.10%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.55%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.55%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 10 (2.75%) JIRA
2 9 (2.47%) Subversion
3 8 (2.20%) Selenium
3 8 (2.20%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.20%) Cucumber
4 7 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.10%) JBehave
5 4 (1.10%) Maven
5 4 (1.10%) JUnit
6 2 (0.55%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.55%) RSpec
6 2 (0.55%) Hudson
7 1 (0.27%) Behat
7 1 (0.27%) Ant
7 1 (0.27%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.27%) Grunt
7 1 (0.27%) Bower
7 1 (0.27%) GitLab
7 1 (0.27%) PVCS
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (6.59%) Finance
2 16 (4.40%) Banking
3 14 (3.85%) Games
4 8 (2.20%) Retail
5 2 (0.55%) Electronics
5 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (12.64%) Administrator
2 40 (10.99%) Analyst
3 32 (8.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 31 (8.52%) Developer
5 23 (6.32%) Systems Administrator
5 23 (6.32%) Test Manager
5 23 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (6.04%) Architect
7 21 (5.77%) Software Engineer
7 21 (5.77%) Support Analyst
7 21 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
8 20 (5.49%) Test Engineer
8 20 (5.49%) Software Test Engineer
9 19 (5.22%) UNIX Administrator
9 19 (5.22%) Technical Architect
10 18 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
11 16 (4.40%) Technical Engineer
11 16 (4.40%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
12 15 (4.12%) Test Leader
12 15 (4.12%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.59%) HTML
2 19 (5.22%) CSS
3 17 (4.67%) Middleware
4 12 (3.30%) XML
5 11 (3.02%) jQuery
6 10 (2.75%) .NET
7 9 (2.47%) J2EE
7 9 (2.47%) Java EE
7 9 (2.47%) Spring
8 8 (2.20%) HTML5
9 7 (1.92%) Sass
9 7 (1.92%) LAMP
9 7 (1.92%) SOAP
10 6 (1.65%) Ajax
10 6 (1.65%) CSS3
11 5 (1.37%) REST
11 5 (1.37%) EJB
11 5 (1.37%) Web Services
12 4 (1.10%) XSLT
12 4 (1.10%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.89%) Data Centre
2 25 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.87%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.02%) IBM XIV
5 10 (2.75%) EMC VNX
6 6 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.37%) LPAR
7 5 (1.37%) Clustering
8 4 (1.10%) CMDB
8 4 (1.10%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.82%) NHS
9 3 (0.82%) Replication
9 3 (0.82%) SecurID
10 2 (0.55%) GIS
11 1 (0.27%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.27%) BBC
11 1 (0.27%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.27%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 226 (62.09%) Linux
2 100 (27.47%) Windows
3 35 (9.62%) Solaris
4 30 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (4.95%) AIX
6 17 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (3.30%) Apple iOS
9 12 (3.30%) Android
10 11 (3.02%) HPUX
11 7 (1.92%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.65%) Debian
13 3 (0.82%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.82%) CentOS
14 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.55%) SUSE
15 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (19.23%) ITIL
2 70 (19.23%) SDLC
3 68 (18.68%) E-Commerce
4 54 (14.84%) DevOps
5 47 (12.91%) Regression Testing
5 47 (12.91%) Compatibility Testing
5 47 (12.91%) Integration Testing
6 41 (11.26%) Service Delivery
7 38 (10.44%) System Integration Testing
7 38 (10.44%) Test Strategy
8 37 (10.16%) Software Delivery
9 32 (8.79%) System Testing
9 32 (8.79%) Configuration Management
10 27 (7.42%) Incident Management
11 26 (7.14%) Migration
12 25 (6.87%) Test Scripting
13 24 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (6.59%) Information Security
14 22 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 138 (37.91%) SQL
2 102 (28.02%) Java
3 55 (15.11%) C#
4 51 (14.01%) Shell Script
5 45 (12.36%) Python
6 41 (11.26%) Bash Shell
7 36 (9.89%) Ruby
8 25 (6.87%) JavaScript
9 22 (6.04%) PL/SQL
10 14 (3.85%) Perl
11 7 (1.92%) C++
12 5 (1.37%) C
12 5 (1.37%) PHP
12 5 (1.37%) VBA
13 2 (0.55%) R
13 2 (0.55%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (0.55%) COBOL
13 2 (0.55%) Groovy
13 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (14.56%) ISEB
2 18 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (4.40%) CCNA
3 16 (4.40%) Degree
4 13 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 11 (3.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (2.75%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.47%) CCNP
8 7 (1.92%) CISSP
9 6 (1.65%) CCSP
9 6 (1.65%) CISA
9 6 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (1.65%) CCVP
10 5 (1.37%) CEH
11 4 (1.10%) CISM
11 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.82%) MCSE
12 3 (0.82%) MCSA
12 3 (0.82%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.95%) SLA
2 11 (3.02%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.75%) QA
3 10 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.20%) COBIT
5 3 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.82%) BS25999
System Software
1 44 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (8.79%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.22%) XenApp
4 16 (4.40%) vSphere
5 14 (3.85%) XenServer
6 12 (3.30%) KVM
7 11 (3.02%) Xen
8 6 (1.65%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (1.10%) NFS
9 4 (1.10%) Samba
10 1 (0.27%) Firmware
10 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 50 (13.74%) Puppet
2 42 (11.54%) Cobbler
3 36 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (5.49%) Nagios
5 17 (4.67%) OpenView
6 15 (4.12%) Tivoli
7 6 (1.65%) Cisco UCCX
7 6 (1.65%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (1.37%) Salt
8 5 (1.37%) Opsview
8 5 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.10%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (1.10%) Data Guard
9 4 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (1.10%) Oracle ZFS
10 3 (0.82%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.27%) ArcSight ESM
12 1 (0.27%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 83 (22.80%) Oracle
2 72 (19.78%) VMware
3 63 (17.31%) Microsoft
4 39 (10.71%) Cisco
5 24 (6.59%) HP
5 24 (6.59%) Citrix
6 20 (5.49%) IBM
6 20 (5.49%) NetApp
7 18 (4.95%) CheckPoint
8 16 (4.40%) CommVault
8 16 (4.40%) Dell Compellent
9 14 (3.85%) EMC
9 14 (3.85%) Red Hat
10 11 (3.02%) Civica
10 11 (3.02%) EnterpriseDB
11 10 (2.75%) Akamai
12 9 (2.47%) Atlassian
13 8 (2.20%) Juniper
14 6 (1.65%) McAfee
15 5 (1.37%) Kaspersky
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training, excellent progression!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified COMPETETIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + on call
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £32,000 - £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum depending on experience, plus bens
Posted: 11 days ago