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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 19 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 54 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.56% 5.35% 6.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.17% 21.24% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 24
Average salary £33,000 £29,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £23,500 £23,880
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £39,725 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
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
179 113 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.68% 25.17% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 128 107 97
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 23 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 67 (58.26%) SQL
2 66 (57.39%) Java
3 59 (51.30%) Linux
4 51 (44.35%) C
5 37 (32.17%) C#
5 37 (32.17%) C++
6 31 (26.96%) Finance
7 30 (26.09%) Degree
8 29 (25.22%) Web Services
9 28 (24.35%) Windows
10 27 (23.48%) Oracle
11 23 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (19.13%) MS Excel
12 22 (19.13%) Shell Script
13 20 (17.39%) Client/Server
14 18 (15.65%) JavaScript
14 18 (15.65%) HTML
14 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (14.78%) SOAP
16 16 (13.91%) Oracle Database
16 16 (13.91%) jQuery
17 15 (13.04%) Mentoring
17 15 (13.04%) Relational Database
17 15 (13.04%) Waterfall
17 15 (13.04%) XML
18 14 (12.17%) ITIL
18 14 (12.17%) OO
18 14 (12.17%) Tomcat
18 14 (12.17%) Windows Server 2008
18 14 (12.17%) MooTools

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (12.17%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.09%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.61%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.87%) Documentum
4 1 (0.87%) SAS
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (19.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (6.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.70%) DHCP
1 10 (8.70%) DNS
2 8 (6.96%) SAN
2 8 (6.96%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.96%) NAS
3 7 (6.09%) iSCSI
4 6 (5.22%) LAN
4 6 (5.22%) WAN
5 1 (0.87%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.91%) Oracle Database
2 15 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 14 (12.17%) Jackrabbit
4 12 (10.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (6.96%) MySQL
6 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (5.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.74%) DB2
11 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (12.17%) Subversion
1 14 (12.17%) Maven
2 7 (6.09%) Selenium
3 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (4.35%) LoadRunner
3 5 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.35%) Facilita Forecast
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.74%) TestNG
5 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.74%) Hudson
5 2 (1.74%) JUnit
General
1 31 (26.96%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.09%) Electronics
3 7 (6.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.09%) Marketing
3 7 (6.09%) German Language
4 6 (5.22%) Italian Language
4 6 (5.22%) French Language
5 1 (0.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 32 (27.83%) Analyst
2 31 (26.96%) Developer
3 20 (17.39%) Programmer
4 16 (13.91%) Applications Support
5 15 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 14 (12.17%) Java Developer
7 13 (11.30%) DBA
8 11 (9.57%) Support Analyst
8 11 (9.57%) Analyst Programmer
9 10 (8.70%) Test Analyst
10 8 (6.96%) Support Engineer
10 8 (6.96%) Oracle DBA
11 6 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (5.22%) Architect
12 5 (4.35%) Lead Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Test Team Leader
12 5 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (4.35%) Team Leader
12 5 (4.35%) SQL DBA
12 5 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.22%) Web Services
2 18 (15.65%) HTML
3 17 (14.78%) SOAP
4 16 (13.91%) jQuery
5 15 (13.04%) XML
6 14 (12.17%) Spring
6 14 (12.17%) MooTools
6 14 (12.17%) Apache Wicket
6 14 (12.17%) JAX-WS
6 14 (12.17%) Java EE
6 14 (12.17%) JSR 170
7 4 (3.48%) CSS
8 2 (1.74%) Ajax
8 2 (1.74%) Flash
8 2 (1.74%) Symfony
8 2 (1.74%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (1.74%) CakePHP
8 2 (1.74%) HTML5
8 2 (1.74%) REST
8 2 (1.74%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.39%) Client/Server
2 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (12.17%) Mathematics
4 11 (9.57%) Computer Science
5 9 (7.83%) Clustering
6 7 (6.09%) DTV
7 6 (5.22%) Handset
8 5 (4.35%) Replication
8 5 (4.35%) PACS
8 5 (4.35%) Smartcard
8 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.87%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 59 (51.30%) Linux
2 28 (24.35%) Windows
3 14 (12.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.83%) Solaris
5 8 (6.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.74%) AIX
8 1 (0.87%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (13.04%) Waterfall
2 15 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 14 (12.17%) ITIL
3 14 (12.17%) OO
4 11 (9.57%) Software Engineering
5 7 (6.09%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (6.09%) Programme Management
5 7 (6.09%) Change Control
6 6 (5.22%) Service Management
7 5 (4.35%) Change Management
7 5 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 5 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.35%) Test Management
7 5 (4.35%) Functional Testing
7 5 (4.35%) Automation Testing
7 5 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 67 (58.26%) SQL
2 66 (57.39%) Java
3 51 (44.35%) C
4 37 (32.17%) C#
4 37 (32.17%) C++
5 22 (19.13%) Shell Script
6 18 (15.65%) JavaScript
7 12 (10.43%) Perl
7 12 (10.43%) AWK
7 12 (10.43%) sed
8 10 (8.70%) PL/SQL
9 6 (5.22%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.35%) VB
11 3 (2.61%) Python
12 2 (1.74%) PHP
12 2 (1.74%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 30 (26.09%) Degree
2 13 (11.30%) SC Cleared
2 13 (11.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) SLA
2 5 (4.35%) DICOM
3 2 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.09%) NFS
1 7 (6.09%) VMware ESX
1 7 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (6.09%) Hyper-V
2 6 (5.22%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (5.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (23.48%) Oracle
2 13 (11.30%) SAP
3 12 (10.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.09%) Symantec
4 7 (6.09%) VMware
5 6 (5.22%) Amdocs
5 6 (5.22%) LANDesk
5 6 (5.22%) McAfee
6 5 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.74%) Zend
7 2 (1.74%) Progress
8 1 (0.87%) IBM
8 1 (0.87%) JBoss
8 1 (0.87%) ATG
8 1 (0.87%) HP
8 1 (0.87%) Lotus
8 1 (0.87%) Kronos
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + FS Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 26 days ago