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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 36 12 40
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +28
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 20 66 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.99% 11.89% 4.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.83% 41.25% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 18
Average salary £27,500 £30,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,180 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,250 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
96 160 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.94% 28.83% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 84 116 103
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 26 (53.06%) Linux
3 20 (40.82%) Degree
4 18 (36.73%) SQL
5 15 (30.61%) MySQL
6 14 (28.57%) MCITP
6 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 14 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
8 11 (22.45%) MCSE
8 11 (22.45%) Java
9 10 (20.41%) JUnit
9 10 (20.41%) ITIL
9 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
10 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
10 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
10 9 (18.37%) VMware
10 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (16.33%) NAS
11 8 (16.33%) SAN
11 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
11 8 (16.33%) SLA
12 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (12.24%) Scrum
12 6 (12.24%) Selenium
12 6 (12.24%) REST
12 6 (12.24%) SOAP
13 5 (10.20%) JMS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
2 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (10.20%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.04%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
1 8 (16.33%) SAN
1 8 (16.33%) NAS
2 5 (10.20%) iSCSI
2 5 (10.20%) DNS
2 5 (10.20%) DHCP
3 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) MySQL
2 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.20%) DB2
4 1 (2.04%) OLTP
4 1 (2.04%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) JUnit
2 6 (12.24%) Selenium
3 5 (10.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (10.20%) TestNG
3 5 (10.20%) Hudson
3 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.20%) French Language
1 5 (10.20%) German Language
1 5 (10.20%) Italian Language
1 5 (10.20%) Spanish Language
2 4 (8.16%) Hebrew Language
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) IT Technician
2 8 (16.33%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 7 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.20%) QA Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) QA Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Senior IT Technician
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Technician
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Technician
7 3 (6.12%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) SQL DBA
9 1 (2.04%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) SOAP
1 6 (12.24%) REST
2 5 (10.20%) Flash
2 5 (10.20%) JMS
2 5 (10.20%) HTML
2 5 (10.20%) J2EE
2 5 (10.20%) CSS
2 5 (10.20%) Ajax
3 1 (2.04%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.04%) Middleware
3 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) NHS
2 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 26 (53.06%) Linux
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Scrum
2 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.20%) Performance Testing
3 5 (10.20%) RUP
3 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
3 5 (10.20%) Software Delivery
3 5 (10.20%) SDLC
4 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.04%) MVC
5 1 (2.04%) Migration
5 1 (2.04%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.04%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.04%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) Java
3 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.20%) Perl
3 5 (10.20%) Python
3 5 (10.20%) Scala
3 5 (10.20%) C
3 5 (10.20%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) C++
4 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) Degree
2 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (28.57%) MCITP
3 11 (22.45%) MCSE
4 3 (6.12%) CCNA
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
2 5 (10.20%) QA
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.20%) VMware ESX
3 5 (10.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
1 9 (18.37%) VMware
2 5 (10.20%) Pega
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (8.16%) NetApp
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco
4 3 (6.12%) Convergys
5 1 (2.04%) Symantec
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) Cognizant
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