The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 14 6 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +22
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 18 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.42% 15.64% 2.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.65% 68.75% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 8
Average salary £55,000 £43,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 48 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.37% 22.75% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 34
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
England

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 18 April 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in the Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) Oracle
4 16 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 16 (66.67%) SQL
5 15 (62.50%) RDBMS
5 15 (62.50%) Oracle Certification
5 15 (62.50%) OCP
5 15 (62.50%) SQLPlus
5 15 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (62.50%) Oracle Database
5 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
6 13 (54.17%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (54.17%) Oracle Exadata
6 13 (54.17%) MySQL
6 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
7 12 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (45.83%) Middleware
8 11 (45.83%) Oracle Exalogic
8 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
8 11 (45.83%) Oracle EBS R12
8 11 (45.83%) Hadoop
9 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (25.00%) EMC
9 6 (25.00%) SAN
10 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
10 5 (20.83%) Migration
10 5 (20.83%) Replication
10 5 (20.83%) Flash

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (8.33%) Gentran
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.17%) Siebel Analytics
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (4.17%) FCoE
3 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) SNMP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) SMTP
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 15 (62.50%) SQLPlus
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 13 (54.17%) Oracle Exadata
2 13 (54.17%) MySQL
2 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
3 12 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
4 11 (45.83%) Hadoop
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (4.17%) Essbase
6 1 (4.17%) OLAP
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) DBA
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle DBA
2 11 (45.83%) Consultant
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Data Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Data Centre Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Storage Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) EDI Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) Middleware
2 5 (20.83%) Flash
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) EDI
3 2 (8.33%) EDIFACT
4 1 (4.17%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Exalogic
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) Replication
2 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (4.17%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) HPUX
3 3 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Inmon Methodology
6 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.33%) ActionScript
3 2 (8.33%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle Certification
1 15 (62.50%) OCP
2 2 (8.33%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (20.83%) SRDF
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) EMC
3 5 (20.83%) Unisys
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Informatica
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) StorageTek
4 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Siebel
4 1 (4.17%) Sun
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
North of Thames Valley - ideally Midlands
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £40,000 + car allowance + bonus + VG Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
North of Thames Valley - ideally Midlands
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £40,000 car allow’ £5,781 Bonus to 6% + good benefits
Posted: 17 days ago