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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 47 21 46
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 13 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.83% 8.91% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.61% 34.04% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 15
Average salary £29,500 £30,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.06% -5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £44,500 £43,300
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
112 94 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.35% 26.18% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 95 79 124
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 13 (37.14%) SQL
4 12 (34.29%) Oracle
5 9 (25.71%) SLA
6 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
6 8 (22.86%) SAN
6 8 (22.86%) Finance
6 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
6 8 (22.86%) NAS
7 7 (20.00%) Degree
7 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
8 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
8 6 (17.14%) Italian Language
8 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
8 6 (17.14%) DHCP
8 6 (17.14%) NFS
8 6 (17.14%) DNS
8 6 (17.14%) ITIL
8 6 (17.14%) VMware
8 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (17.14%) Symantec
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (14.29%) French Language
9 5 (14.29%) German Language

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) Lync
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) SAS
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) SAN
1 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
1 8 (22.86%) NAS
2 6 (17.14%) DHCP
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
3 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
4 3 (8.57%) VPN
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
5 2 (5.71%) LAN
5 2 (5.71%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) FTP
6 1 (2.86%) PPP
6 1 (2.86%) SSL
6 1 (2.86%) IPv4
6 1 (2.86%) IPv6
6 1 (2.86%) IPsec
6 1 (2.86%) MPLS
6 1 (2.86%) OSPF
6 1 (2.86%) BGP
6 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.57%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.86%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.86%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (2.86%) DB2
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (2.86%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Italian Language
3 5 (14.29%) French Language
3 5 (14.29%) German Language
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) Automotive
5 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Electronics
5 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Support Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Technical Support
3 9 (25.71%) Applications Support
4 6 (17.14%) Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Applications Support
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Technician
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) J2EE
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) LINQ
3 1 (2.86%) Django
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) JSP
3 1 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) XSLT
3 1 (2.86%) ODBC
3 1 (2.86%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) HACMP
1 2 (5.71%) Open Source
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.86%) DTV
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Statistics
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) Solaris
5 2 (5.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (8.57%) Service Management
3 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.57%) Workflow
3 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
3 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.71%) ETL
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.71%) Scrum
4 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
4 2 (5.71%) RUP
5 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.86%) UML
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
5 1 (2.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) C++
3 2 (5.71%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) C
4 1 (2.86%) Scala
4 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.86%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) MCITP
3 3 (8.57%) MCSE
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.71%) IBM AIX Certification
4 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.86%) SAS Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE
5 1 (2.86%) CCSP
5 1 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) CCIP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) NFS
1 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.71%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Symantec
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
5 2 (5.71%) Informatica
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.86%) Sybase
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) Pega
6 1 (2.86%) F5
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Accenture
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago