The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 20 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 45 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.55% 4.14% 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.88% 15.75% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 13
Average salary £32,250 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.85% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
129 146 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.39% 26.26% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 115 133 63
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UNIX
Tyne and Wear

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 16 April 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 34 (66.67%) Linux
2 25 (49.02%) Java
3 23 (45.10%) Windows
4 19 (37.25%) HTML
5 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 18 (35.29%) Tomcat
5 18 (35.29%) Spring
5 18 (35.29%) Finance
6 17 (33.33%) Java EE
6 17 (33.33%) OO
6 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (31.37%) Apache Wicket
8 13 (25.49%) DHCP
8 13 (25.49%) DNS
8 13 (25.49%) Web Services
8 13 (25.49%) C
8 13 (25.49%) Degree
9 12 (23.53%) Maven
9 12 (23.53%) Subversion
10 11 (21.57%) Oracle
10 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
10 11 (21.57%) JAX-WS
10 11 (21.57%) MooTools
10 11 (21.57%) JSR 170
10 11 (21.57%) Mathematics
10 11 (21.57%) jQuery
10 11 (21.57%) Jackrabbit
11 10 (19.61%) iSCSI
11 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 18 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
3 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.84%) Apache
5 2 (3.92%) Tuxedo
5 2 (3.92%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) DHCP
1 13 (25.49%) DNS
2 10 (19.61%) iSCSI
2 10 (19.61%) NAS
2 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
2 10 (19.61%) SAN
3 6 (11.76%) LAN
3 6 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (3.92%) Intranet
4 2 (3.92%) Internet
4 2 (3.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) Jackrabbit
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) DB2
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Maven
1 12 (23.53%) Subversion
2 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) JUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.96%) Ant
4 1 (1.96%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) French Language
2 8 (15.69%) German Language
2 8 (15.69%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
2 19 (37.25%) Java Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Programmer
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Java Programmer
7 3 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) HTML
2 18 (35.29%) Spring
3 17 (33.33%) Java EE
4 16 (31.37%) Apache Wicket
5 13 (25.49%) Web Services
6 11 (21.57%) JAX-WS
6 11 (21.57%) MooTools
6 11 (21.57%) JSR 170
6 11 (21.57%) jQuery
7 7 (13.73%) J2EE
8 2 (3.92%) Play Framework
8 2 (3.92%) JMS
8 2 (3.92%) .NET
8 2 (3.92%) JSP
8 2 (3.92%) Middleware
9 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.96%) Struts
9 1 (1.96%) XML
9 1 (1.96%) XSLT
9 1 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Mathematics
2 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.76%) Handset
4 1 (1.96%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 34 (66.67%) Linux
2 23 (45.10%) Windows
3 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (15.69%) Solaris
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) OO
2 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
3 7 (13.73%) ITIL
4 6 (11.76%) Change Control
5 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.80%) SOA
6 4 (7.84%) Scrum
7 3 (5.88%) TDD
7 3 (5.88%) Web Development
7 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.88%) OOP
7 3 (5.88%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.92%) Time Management
8 2 (3.92%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.92%) OOD
8 2 (3.92%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.92%) WFM
8 2 (3.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) Java
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.49%) C
4 9 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (5.88%) C#
5 3 (5.88%) C++
6 2 (3.92%) Scala
7 1 (1.96%) AWK
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.96%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) MCP
3 1 (1.96%) MCSA
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
1 10 (19.61%) NFS
1 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
1 10 (19.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.96%) OpenView
2 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) VMware
2 10 (19.61%) Symantec
3 6 (11.76%) SAP
3 6 (11.76%) McAfee
3 6 (11.76%) Amdocs
3 6 (11.76%) LANDesk
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.92%) Kronos
5 2 (3.92%) ATG
5 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.96%) Northgate
6 1 (1.96%) Sun
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
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Octad
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum £30,000-36,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + extensive bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Accenture
Posted: 4 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £34500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago