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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 32 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 43 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.06% 3.43% 4.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.39% 18.38% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 30
Median salary £32,000 £33,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £40,000 £40,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,375 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +5.88%
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
201 136 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 28.35% 18.68% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 147 121 172
Median salary £32,500 £30,229 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.51% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +22 33 £32,500 -16.66% 6
Durham +9 9 £31,500 -4.54%
Northumberland - 1 - - 1
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 66 (72.53%) Linux
2 40 (43.96%) Solaris
3 36 (39.56%) ITIL
4 34 (37.36%) Java
5 32 (35.16%) AIX
5 32 (35.16%) Red Hat
6 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 24 (26.37%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (25.27%) Windows
8 23 (25.27%) SQL
9 22 (24.18%) OO
10 21 (23.08%) Software Engineering
10 21 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 20 (21.98%) C#
12 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
13 18 (19.78%) Android
13 18 (19.78%) Apple iOS
13 18 (19.78%) C
14 17 (18.68%) Firmware
14 17 (18.68%) Subversion
15 16 (17.58%) Qt
15 16 (17.58%) Objective-C
15 16 (17.58%) C++
15 16 (17.58%) UML
15 16 (17.58%) Embedded C
15 16 (17.58%) Embedded C++
15 16 (17.58%) Bluetooth
15 16 (17.58%) Ethernet
15 16 (17.58%) Embedded Software Development
15 16 (17.58%) RS-232

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 (6.59%) Documentum
1 6 (6.59%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.49%) Apache
3 4 (4.40%) Confluence
3 4 (4.40%) Tuxedo
4 3 (3.30%) Captiva
4 3 (3.30%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.20%) JBoss
5 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Sage 1000
2 1 (1.10%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.10%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.20%) IaaS
2 2 (2.20%) PaaS
2 2 (2.20%) SaaS
3 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.10%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (1.10%) GitHub
3 1 (1.10%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.10%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.58%) Bluetooth
1 16 (17.58%) Ethernet
1 16 (17.58%) RS-232
1 16 (17.58%) RS-485
2 6 (6.59%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.49%) LAN
3 5 (5.49%) WAN
4 3 (3.30%) VPN
5 2 (2.20%) DNS
5 2 (2.20%) Firewall
6 1 (1.10%) DHCP
6 1 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) MySQL
3 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.20%) Redis
5 1 (1.10%) DataStage
5 1 (1.10%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 17 (18.68%) Subversion
3 4 (4.40%) JIRA
4 3 (3.30%) Selenium
5 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.20%) Gatling
5 2 (2.20%) JMeter
5 2 (2.20%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.10%) GitLab
6 1 (1.10%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.10%) JUnit
6 1 (1.10%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (3.30%) Advertising
2 2 (2.20%) Law
3 1 (1.10%) Back Office
3 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (20.88%) Software Engineer
1 19 (20.88%) Unix Support
2 16 (17.58%) C Software Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) C++ Software Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Embedded C Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Embedded Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Support Specialist
2 16 (17.58%) Unix Specialist
2 16 (17.58%) Unix Support Specialist
3 12 (13.19%) Administrator
4 10 (10.99%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) Qt
2 9 (9.89%) .NET
3 5 (5.49%) HTML
4 4 (4.40%) SOAP
5 3 (3.30%) LAMP
5 3 (3.30%) Middleware
5 3 (3.30%) Web Services
5 3 (3.30%) XML
6 2 (2.20%) CSS
6 2 (2.20%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.20%) HTML5
6 2 (2.20%) J2EE
6 2 (2.20%) REST
6 2 (2.20%) Spring
6 2 (2.20%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.10%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.10%) Django
7 1 (1.10%) Java EE
7 1 (1.10%) JSON
7 1 (1.10%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.30%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.20%) Statistics
3 2 (2.20%) Tandem
4 1 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.10%) Replication
4 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 66 (72.53%) Linux
2 40 (43.96%) Solaris
3 32 (35.16%) AIX
4 23 (25.27%) Windows
5 18 (19.78%) Android
5 18 (19.78%) Apple iOS
6 16 (17.58%) Windows Server
7 8 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.20%) CentOS
8 2 (2.20%) OS/390
8 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.20%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.56%) ITIL
2 22 (24.18%) OO
3 21 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 16 (17.58%) Embedded Software Development
4 16 (17.58%) UML
5 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.09%) Problem Management
7 9 (9.89%) Change Management
7 9 (9.89%) DevOps
8 6 (6.59%) Case Management
8 6 (6.59%) Content Management
8 6 (6.59%) Release Management
9 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.49%) Open Source
9 5 (5.49%) Service Management
10 4 (4.40%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.40%) Document Management
10 4 (4.40%) QMS
10 4 (4.40%) Scrum
10 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.36%) Java
2 23 (25.27%) SQL
3 20 (21.98%) C#
4 18 (19.78%) C
5 16 (17.58%) C++
5 16 (17.58%) Embedded C
5 16 (17.58%) Embedded C++
5 16 (17.58%) Objective-C
6 10 (10.99%) Shell Script
7 7 (7.69%) Perl
7 7 (7.69%) PHP
7 7 (7.69%) Python
8 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.40%) Ruby
8 4 (4.40%) VB
9 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.30%) Jython
9 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.30%) Scala
9 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (26.37%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.30%) Degree
5 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.10%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.29%) SLA
2 4 (4.40%) QA
System Software
1 17 (18.68%) Firmware
2 3 (3.30%) Docker
3 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.10%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.40%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.40%) Puppet
3 3 (3.30%) SCOM
4 2 (2.20%) MOM
4 2 (2.20%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.10%) Ansible
5 1 (1.10%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.10%) Legato
5 1 (1.10%) Nagios
5 1 (1.10%) OpenNMS
5 1 (1.10%) SCCM
5 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.10%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 32 (35.16%) Red Hat
2 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 14 (15.38%) Oracle
4 9 (9.89%) IBM
5 7 (7.69%) HP
6 6 (6.59%) EMC
6 6 (6.59%) Pega
7 4 (4.40%) VMware
8 3 (3.30%) CA
9 2 (2.20%) Sage
9 2 (2.20%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.10%) Axway
10 1 (1.10%) Cisco
10 1 (1.10%) Google
10 1 (1.10%) Informatica
10 1 (1.10%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.10%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.10%) Siebel
10 1 (1.10%) Sun
10 1 (1.10%) webMethods
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