The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 39 14 46
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +32
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 43 94 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.58% 11.81% 3.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.44% 44.34% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 39 79 23
Average salary £27,500 £31,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.69% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,681 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UNIX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
169 212 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 21.95% 26.63% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 150 189 130
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

UNIX
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the North East region.

UNIX Salary Trend in the North East

UNIX
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the North East region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in the North East

UNIX
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the North East region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -20 31 £27,500 -12.69% 12
Durham -21 12 £35,000 +9.37%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 45 (65.22%) Windows
2 42 (60.87%) Linux
3 27 (39.13%) Degree
4 20 (28.99%) C++
5 19 (27.54%) C
5 19 (27.54%) SQL
6 18 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 17 (24.64%) VMware
8 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
9 14 (20.29%) MySQL
9 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (18.84%) Qt
10 13 (18.84%) MS Exchange
10 13 (18.84%) ISO 9000
10 13 (18.84%) Firmware
11 12 (17.39%) Java
12 11 (15.94%) ITIL
12 11 (15.94%) MCSE
12 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (15.94%) MCITP
13 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
13 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
13 10 (14.49%) DB2
14 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
14 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
15 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
15 8 (11.59%) Oracle
15 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
16 7 (10.14%) Embedded Systems

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (18.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.70%) MQSeries
5 4 (5.80%) Apache
5 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.14%) DNS
3 6 (8.70%) Bluetooth
3 6 (8.70%) Ethernet
3 6 (8.70%) SAN
3 6 (8.70%) NAS
4 4 (5.80%) iSCSI
4 4 (5.80%) MPLS
4 4 (5.80%) OSPF
4 4 (5.80%) BGP
4 4 (5.80%) EIGRP
4 4 (5.80%) L2TP
4 4 (5.80%) Firewall
4 4 (5.80%) IPsec
4 4 (5.80%) DHCP
4 4 (5.80%) PPP
5 3 (4.35%) SNMP
5 3 (4.35%) ATM
5 3 (4.35%) Broadband
5 3 (4.35%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) MySQL
3 10 (14.49%) DB2
4 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) LabVIEW
1 7 (10.14%) Subversion
1 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.70%) JUnit
3 2 (2.90%) JIRA
3 2 (2.90%) Selenium
3 2 (2.90%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 7 (10.14%) Electronics
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.35%) French Language
3 3 (4.35%) German Language
4 2 (2.90%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.45%) Hebrew Language
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) IT Technician
2 10 (14.49%) Senior Technician
3 8 (11.59%) Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Design Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Senior IT Technician
4 7 (10.14%) Hardware Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Electronics Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.80%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Technician
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Tester
9 2 (2.90%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) Qt
2 7 (10.14%) .NET
3 6 (8.70%) J2EE
3 6 (8.70%) JMS
4 5 (7.25%) Spring
5 1 (1.45%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.45%) REST
5 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.45%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 45 (65.22%) Windows
2 42 (60.87%) Linux
3 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) ITIL
2 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
3 7 (10.14%) Scrum
3 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.70%) UML
4 6 (8.70%) RUP
4 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
4 6 (8.70%) Embedded Software Development
4 6 (8.70%) SDLC
5 5 (7.25%) Software Delivery
6 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.80%) Test Management
6 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.35%) Network Design
8 2 (2.90%) Test Automation
8 2 (2.90%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.90%) Functional Testing
9 1 (1.45%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.45%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.99%) C++
2 19 (27.54%) C
2 19 (27.54%) SQL
3 12 (17.39%) Java
4 6 (8.70%) C#
4 6 (8.70%) Embedded C
4 6 (8.70%) Embedded C++
4 6 (8.70%) Assembly Language
4 6 (8.70%) Scala
5 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.45%) Python
6 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (39.13%) Degree
2 11 (15.94%) MCITP
2 11 (15.94%) MCSE
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.80%) CCSP
3 4 (5.80%) CCNP
4 3 (4.35%) CCDP
4 3 (4.35%) JNCIS
5 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.45%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.45%) CCIP
6 1 (1.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) ISO 9000
2 6 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.84%) Firmware
4 7 (10.14%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.80%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) VMware
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.14%) EMC
4 6 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (8.70%) Cisco
4 6 (8.70%) Pega
5 5 (7.25%) Sybase
6 4 (5.80%) F5
7 2 (2.90%) NetApp
7 2 (2.90%) IBM
7 2 (2.90%) Symantec
8 1 (1.45%) Convergys
8 1 (1.45%) Informatica
Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £1 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Wubble
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Orange Bus
Salary: £28k - 34k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £22,000 per annum (all levels considered)
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago