The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 18 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Unix 6 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.92% 2.34% 6.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 50.00% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Unix
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.30% 4.68% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 17
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £35,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Unix
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Unix Salary Trend in the Midlands

Unix
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) XML
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
2 5 (41.67%) Information Management
3 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 4 (33.33%) Teradata
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 4 (33.33%) SAS
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (33.33%) SPSS
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (33.33%) SAS
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) MailChimp
1 1 (8.33%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
1 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Business Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Social Media
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
1 1 (8.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Information Management
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
2 4 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Creative Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Symantec
2 4 (33.33%) Tableau
2 4 (33.33%) Teradata
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft