The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 42 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 24 48 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.90% 9.47% 4.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.82% 32.43% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 22
Average salary £27,500 £32,250 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.72% -36.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £24,120
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,500 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
Tyne and Wear

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

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
110 148 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.45% 29.19% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 87 133 131
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

UNIX
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) Linux
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
6 10 (26.32%) Degree
7 9 (23.68%) Oracle
7 9 (23.68%) ITIL
8 8 (21.05%) Java
8 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 8 (21.05%) SLA
8 8 (21.05%) SAN
8 8 (21.05%) NAS
9 7 (18.42%) Italian Language
9 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (18.42%) C++
9 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
9 7 (18.42%) Scrum
9 7 (18.42%) VMware
9 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (15.79%) Symantec
10 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
10 6 (15.79%) MQSeries
10 6 (15.79%) JMS
10 6 (15.79%) RUP
10 6 (15.79%) C
10 6 (15.79%) C#
10 6 (15.79%) J2EE
10 6 (15.79%) MySQL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 6 (15.79%) MQSeries
3 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
1 8 (21.05%) SAN
1 8 (21.05%) NAS
2 6 (15.79%) DNS
2 6 (15.79%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) iSCSI
4 3 (7.89%) VPN
4 3 (7.89%) Firewall
5 2 (5.26%) LAN
5 2 (5.26%) WAN
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.63%) xDSL
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) PPP
6 1 (2.63%) HTTP
6 1 (2.63%) IPv4
6 1 (2.63%) IPv6
6 1 (2.63%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.63%) L2TP
6 1 (2.63%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.63%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) JUnit
2 3 (7.89%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.26%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.42%) Italian Language
2 6 (15.79%) French Language
2 6 (15.79%) German Language
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Technical Support
2 6 (15.79%) IT Technician
3 5 (13.16%) Tester
3 5 (13.16%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) UNIX Support
5 2 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Tester
5 2 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.26%) AIX Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) JMS
1 6 (15.79%) J2EE
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
3 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) HACMP
1 2 (5.26%) Open Source
2 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) DTV
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) Linux
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) AIX
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) Scrum
2 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) RUP
3 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 5 (13.16%) Software Delivery
5 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.26%) Service Management
6 2 (5.26%) Workflow
6 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) C++
4 6 (15.79%) C
4 6 (15.79%) C#
4 6 (15.79%) Scala
5 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) MCSE
2 5 (13.16%) MCITP
3 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.26%) IBM AIX Certification
4 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.63%) CCIE
5 1 (2.63%) CCSP
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) CCIP
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 6 (15.79%) NFS
1 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.26%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) Symantec
3 6 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (15.79%) Pega
4 4 (10.53%) IBM
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) F5
6 1 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) Sybase
6 1 (2.63%) Informatica
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
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