The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 19 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Unix 5 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.24% 5.34% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% 42.31% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 1
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
11 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.32% 12.62% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 8
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,750 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Nagios
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Ganglia
2 3 (42.86%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) MRTG
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
2 3 (42.86%) Kernel Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Security Patching
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) FXall
3 2 (28.57%) KVM
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) MailChimp
1 1 (14.29%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) MRTG
1 3 (42.86%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) EMC Storage Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SOC Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Scripter
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Scripting Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
1 3 (42.86%) Kernel Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (42.86%) Security Patching
2 1 (14.29%) Creative Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) HND
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ganglia
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (28.57%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) FXall
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft