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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 37 63 26
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -37
Permanent jobs citing Unix 42 21 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.85% 2.78% 7.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.42% 15.91% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 23
Median salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,738 £33,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
172 132 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.96% 17.48% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 145 108 164
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +13 30 £36,750 +22.50% 13
Durham +23 12 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Unix.

1 52 (59.77%) Linux
2 35 (40.23%) Solaris
3 31 (35.63%) Windows
4 27 (31.03%) ITIL
5 26 (29.89%) Windows Server
6 25 (28.74%) AIX
7 24 (27.59%) Java
8 22 (25.29%) Red Hat
9 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 20 (22.99%) SQL
11 17 (19.54%) Shell Script
12 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
13 15 (17.24%) Oracle
14 14 (16.09%) MySQL
14 14 (16.09%) Software Engineering
15 13 (14.94%) Subversion
15 13 (14.94%) OO
15 13 (14.94%) C
16 12 (13.79%) Perl
16 12 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (13.79%) Firmware
16 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
16 12 (13.79%) TCP/IP
16 12 (13.79%) IBM
16 12 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
17 11 (12.64%) Qt
17 11 (12.64%) Android
17 11 (12.64%) Apple iOS
17 11 (12.64%) Embedded Software Development

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.90%) Documentum
1 6 (6.90%) Tuxedo
1 6 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.75%) MQSeries
3 4 (4.60%) Apache
3 4 (4.60%) Confluence
4 3 (3.45%) Captiva
4 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.15%) JBoss
5 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.15%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (1.15%) GitHub
1 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.15%) Linode
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.64%) Bluetooth
2 11 (12.64%) Ethernet
2 11 (12.64%) RS-232
2 11 (12.64%) RS-485
3 6 (6.90%) LAN
3 6 (6.90%) SAN
3 6 (6.90%) WAN
4 4 (4.60%) Firewall
4 4 (4.60%) VPN
5 2 (2.30%) DNS
5 2 (2.30%) NAS
6 1 (1.15%) DHCP
6 1 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) MySQL
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.75%) CouchDB
3 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.15%) DataStage
4 1 (1.15%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.94%) Subversion
3 5 (5.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.15%) GitLab
4 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (4.60%) Marketing
2 2 (2.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (24.14%) Support Engineer
2 17 (19.54%) Unix Support
3 14 (16.09%) Software Engineer
4 12 (13.79%) Linux Support
5 11 (12.64%) C Software Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Embedded C Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Embedded Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Linux Specialist
5 11 (12.64%) Support Specialist
5 11 (12.64%) Unix Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.64%) Qt
2 6 (6.90%) CSS
2 6 (6.90%) CSS3
2 6 (6.90%) HTML
2 6 (6.90%) HTML5
2 6 (6.90%) JSON
2 6 (6.90%) Middleware
2 6 (6.90%) XML
3 5 (5.75%) Node.js
3 5 (5.75%) RESTful
4 4 (4.60%) LAMP
4 4 (4.60%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle Streams
6 2 (2.30%) J2EE
7 1 (1.15%) jQuery
7 1 (1.15%) Kohana
7 1 (1.15%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.15%) SOAP
7 1 (1.15%) Web Services
7 1 (1.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) Mainframe
2 4 (4.60%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.45%) Replication
4 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) Statistics
5 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.15%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 52 (59.77%) Linux
2 35 (40.23%) Solaris
3 31 (35.63%) Windows
4 26 (29.89%) Windows Server
5 25 (28.74%) AIX
6 11 (12.64%) Android
6 11 (12.64%) Apple iOS
7 9 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.60%) zOS
9 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.30%) Debian
10 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.30%) OS/390
10 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.15%) CentOS
11 1 (1.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) ITIL
2 14 (16.09%) Software Engineering
3 13 (14.94%) OO
4 12 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.64%) Embedded Software Development
5 11 (12.64%) UML
6 8 (9.20%) Change Management
7 6 (6.90%) Case Management
7 6 (6.90%) Content Management
7 6 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.90%) MVC
7 6 (6.90%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.90%) QMS
7 6 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.75%) Quality Management
8 5 (5.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (5.75%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (4.60%) Service Management
10 3 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.59%) Java
2 20 (22.99%) SQL
3 17 (19.54%) Shell Script
4 13 (14.94%) C
5 12 (13.79%) Perl
6 11 (12.64%) C#
6 11 (12.64%) C++
6 11 (12.64%) Embedded C
6 11 (12.64%) Embedded C++
6 11 (12.64%) Objective-C
6 11 (12.64%) PHP
7 9 (10.34%) VB
8 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.75%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.75%) Python
10 4 (4.60%) Jython
11 3 (3.45%) Ruby
12 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
3 10 (11.49%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.75%) Degree
5 1 (1.15%) AAT
5 1 (1.15%) CCSA
5 1 (1.15%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) Firmware
2 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.15%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.75%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (5.75%) SCOM
3 4 (4.60%) MOM
3 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.60%) Unicenter
4 3 (3.45%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.30%) Puppet
6 1 (1.15%) Ansible
6 1 (1.15%) Legato
6 1 (1.15%) Nagios
6 1 (1.15%) OpenNMS
6 1 (1.15%) SCCM
6 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (1.15%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.15%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 22 (25.29%) Red Hat
2 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.24%) Oracle
4 12 (13.79%) IBM
5 8 (9.20%) CA
6 7 (8.05%) HP
7 6 (6.90%) EMC
7 6 (6.90%) Pega
8 5 (5.75%) VMware
9 4 (4.60%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.15%) Axway
10 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.15%) Cisco
10 1 (1.15%) Cognizant
10 1 (1.15%) Google
10 1 (1.15%) Informatica
10 1 (1.15%) Opsware
10 1 (1.15%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.15%) Siebel
10 1 (1.15%) Sun
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