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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 31 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.11% 0.81% 3.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.67% 10.00% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.89% 8.06% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 23
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £45,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in the Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (73.33%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (73.33%) OLAP
4 11 (73.33%) Oracle OWB
4 11 (73.33%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (73.33%) Oracle OLAP
4 11 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) IBM
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (6.67%) NAS
7 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Veritas File System
7 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (6.67%) SRDF
7 1 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
7 1 (6.67%) vSphere
7 1 (6.67%) Social Media
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
1 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) OLAP
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (73.33%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle OWB
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) MaxDB
3 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (6.67%) Architect
1 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
1 1 (6.67%) Analyst
1 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (6.67%) Consultant
1 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) CLARiiON
1 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
1 1 (6.67%) Celerra
1 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (6.67%) Social Media
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) SUSE
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) HPUX
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.67%) Information Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) ABAP
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.67%) R
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) NFS
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Veritas File System
1 1 (6.67%) SRDF
1 1 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (6.67%) EMC TimeFinder
1 1 (6.67%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) CommVault
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Teradata
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco