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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 35 18 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 26 61 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.25% 10.74% 4.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.49% 40.94% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 52 19
Average salary £27,500 £30,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.56% -41.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,560 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
102 149 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.52% 26.23% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 90 136 82
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £55,000 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Linux
3 18 (42.86%) Degree
4 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
5 15 (35.71%) SQL
6 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
6 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
7 12 (28.57%) MySQL
8 11 (26.19%) ITIL
8 11 (26.19%) MCSE
8 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (26.19%) MCITP
9 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
10 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
10 9 (21.43%) VMware
10 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (19.05%) Oracle
11 8 (19.05%) Java
11 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (16.67%) C++
12 7 (16.67%) Scrum
12 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
13 6 (14.29%) Pega
13 6 (14.29%) NAS
13 6 (14.29%) Scala
13 6 (14.29%) C
13 6 (14.29%) C#
13 6 (14.29%) J2EE

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (14.29%) MQSeries
5 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 6 (14.29%) SAN
1 6 (14.29%) NAS
2 4 (9.52%) iSCSI
2 4 (9.52%) DHCP
2 4 (9.52%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) SSL
3 1 (2.38%) IPv4
3 1 (2.38%) IPv6
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) PPP
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) MPLS
3 1 (2.38%) OSPF
3 1 (2.38%) BGP
3 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.38%) L2TP
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) IPsec
3 1 (2.38%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (28.57%) MySQL
3 6 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Selenium
2 2 (4.76%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.52%) Italian Language
2 3 (7.14%) French Language
2 3 (7.14%) German Language
3 2 (4.76%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.38%) Hebrew Language
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) IT Technician
2 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior IT Technician
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Technician
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Support
4 4 (9.52%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Tester
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.38%) Business Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) DBA
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) JMS
1 6 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (2.38%) SOAP
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.38%) Spring
2 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) NHS
1 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Linux
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Scrum
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) RUP
3 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 6 (14.29%) SDLC
4 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
5 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Functional Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.38%) Coaching
7 1 (2.38%) MVC
7 1 (2.38%) Migration
7 1 (2.38%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.38%) ETL
7 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) Java
3 7 (16.67%) C++
4 6 (14.29%) C
4 6 (14.29%) C#
4 6 (14.29%) Scala
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Degree
2 11 (26.19%) MCSE
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (26.19%) MCITP
3 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.38%) CCIE
4 1 (2.38%) CCSP
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) CCIP
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) VMware
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (14.29%) Pega
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) IBM
5 2 (4.76%) Symantec
5 2 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (2.38%) F5
6 1 (2.38%) Convergys
6 1 (2.38%) Informatica
6 1 (2.38%) Sybase
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago