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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 20 14 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.93% 6.67% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 44.83% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
8 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.48% 14.87% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 15
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) E-business
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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