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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 22 43 19
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 75 26 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.92% 3.97% 9.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.63% 15.03% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 65
Average salary £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £39,313 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
223 173 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 26.52% 26.41% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 166 158 196
Average salary £31,625 £33,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +23 66 £27,500 -5.17% 8
Durham +11 7 £31,750 +51.19% 2
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 98 (59.76%) Linux
2 72 (43.90%) SQL
3 71 (43.29%) Java
4 66 (40.24%) C
5 55 (33.54%) C++
6 49 (29.88%) Degree
7 38 (23.17%) Finance
7 38 (23.17%) C#
8 37 (22.56%) Windows
9 36 (21.95%) Oracle
10 32 (19.51%) Web Services
10 32 (19.51%) MS Excel
11 30 (18.29%) JavaScript
12 27 (16.46%) ITIL
13 23 (14.02%) jQuery
14 22 (13.41%) Shell Script
14 22 (13.41%) OO
15 21 (12.80%) HTML
15 21 (12.80%) Electronics
16 20 (12.20%) MySQL
16 20 (12.20%) Client/Server
17 19 (11.59%) Oracle Database
18 18 (10.98%) Spring
18 18 (10.98%) Solaris
18 18 (10.98%) Tomcat
19 17 (10.37%) SOAP
19 17 (10.37%) Maven
19 17 (10.37%) Subversion
19 17 (10.37%) Java EE
19 17 (10.37%) Mathematics

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 18 (10.98%) Tomcat
2 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (5.49%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.05%) Tornado
3 5 (3.05%) nginx
4 3 (1.83%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.83%) Apache
4 3 (1.83%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.61%) Documentum
5 1 (0.61%) SAS
5 1 (0.61%) CICS
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
Applications
1 32 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.05%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.83%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.88%) PaaS
2 2 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.71%) DHCP
1 11 (6.71%) DNS
2 10 (6.10%) SAN
3 9 (5.49%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.49%) NAS
4 8 (4.88%) iSCSI
5 6 (3.66%) LAN
5 6 (3.66%) WAN
6 5 (3.05%) Network Security
7 3 (1.83%) Firewall
8 1 (0.61%) FTP
8 1 (0.61%) Intranet
8 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.20%) MySQL
2 19 (11.59%) Oracle Database
3 17 (10.37%) Jackrabbit
4 15 (9.15%) Relational Database
5 12 (7.32%) SQL Server
5 12 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (3.66%) DB2
6 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.05%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.05%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.05%) Redis
7 5 (3.05%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (10.37%) Subversion
1 17 (10.37%) Maven
2 12 (7.32%) LabVIEW
3 7 (4.27%) Selenium
4 5 (3.05%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (3.05%) LoadRunner
4 5 (3.05%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.05%) Facilita Forecast
5 3 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.83%) JUnit
6 2 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.22%) TestNG
6 2 (1.22%) Hudson
7 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.61%) Ant
General
1 38 (23.17%) Finance
2 21 (12.80%) Electronics
3 10 (6.10%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.49%) Marketing
5 8 (4.88%) German Language
6 7 (4.27%) Italian Language
6 7 (4.27%) French Language
7 5 (3.05%) Games
8 4 (2.44%) Retail
8 4 (2.44%) Legal
9 3 (1.83%) Banking
10 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 45 (27.44%) Developer
2 35 (21.34%) Analyst
3 25 (15.24%) Programmer
4 19 (11.59%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.15%) Software Developer
5 15 (9.15%) DBA
6 14 (8.54%) Applications Support
7 13 (7.93%) Support Engineer
8 12 (7.32%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.71%) Analyst Programmer
10 10 (6.10%) Test Analyst
10 10 (6.10%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.88%) Hardware Engineer
11 8 (4.88%) Oracle DBA
11 8 (4.88%) Design Engineer
11 8 (4.88%) Electronics Engineer
12 6 (3.66%) PHP Developer
12 6 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (3.66%) Architect
13 5 (3.05%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (19.51%) Web Services
2 23 (14.02%) jQuery
3 21 (12.80%) HTML
4 18 (10.98%) Spring
5 17 (10.37%) SOAP
5 17 (10.37%) MooTools
5 17 (10.37%) Apache Wicket
5 17 (10.37%) JAX-WS
5 17 (10.37%) Java EE
5 17 (10.37%) JSR 170
6 16 (9.76%) XML
7 12 (7.32%) Qt
8 5 (3.05%) Ember.js
8 5 (3.05%) ZeroMQ
8 5 (3.05%) Memcached
8 5 (3.05%) Twisted
8 5 (3.05%) CherryPy
8 5 (3.05%) LAMP
8 5 (3.05%) gevent
9 4 (2.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.20%) Client/Server
2 17 (10.37%) Mathematics
3 14 (8.54%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.49%) Clustering
4 9 (5.49%) DTV
5 8 (4.88%) Mainframe
5 8 (4.88%) Firmware
5 8 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (4.27%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.66%) Handset
8 5 (3.05%) Replication
8 5 (3.05%) Smartcard
8 5 (3.05%) PACS
9 1 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 98 (59.76%) Linux
2 37 (22.56%) Windows
3 18 (10.98%) Solaris
4 15 (9.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.05%) FreeBSD
8 3 (1.83%) SUSE
9 2 (1.22%) VME
9 2 (1.22%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.22%) AIX
10 1 (0.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.46%) ITIL
2 22 (13.41%) OO
3 15 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (9.15%) Waterfall
4 14 (8.54%) Software Engineering
5 10 (6.10%) Matrix Management
5 10 (6.10%) Service Delivery
6 9 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (5.49%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (5.49%) Programme Management
7 8 (4.88%) Change Control
8 6 (3.66%) Project Management
8 6 (3.66%) Service Management
8 6 (3.66%) MVC
9 5 (3.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.05%) Change Management
9 5 (3.05%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.05%) Business Continuity
9 5 (3.05%) Test Management
9 5 (3.05%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (43.90%) SQL
2 71 (43.29%) Java
3 66 (40.24%) C
4 55 (33.54%) C++
5 38 (23.17%) C#
6 30 (18.29%) JavaScript
7 22 (13.41%) Shell Script
8 12 (7.32%) AWK
8 12 (7.32%) Perl
8 12 (7.32%) sed
9 10 (6.10%) PL/SQL
10 8 (4.88%) Python
11 7 (4.27%) T-SQL
12 6 (3.66%) PHP
13 5 (3.05%) VB
14 4 (2.44%) COBOL
15 2 (1.22%) PHP5
16 1 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (29.88%) Degree
2 11 (6.71%) SC Cleared
2 11 (6.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.32%) ISO 9000
2 9 (5.49%) SLA
3 5 (3.05%) DICOM
4 2 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.88%) VMware ESX
2 8 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.88%) Hyper-V
2 8 (4.88%) NFS
3 6 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (3.05%) Data Guard
1 5 (3.05%) HAProxy
2 3 (1.83%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (21.95%) Oracle
2 15 (9.15%) SAP
3 13 (7.93%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.32%) EMC
5 9 (5.49%) VMware
6 8 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.88%) Symantec
7 6 (3.66%) McAfee
7 6 (3.66%) Amdocs
7 6 (3.66%) LANDesk
8 5 (3.05%) IBM
9 2 (1.22%) Progress
10 1 (0.61%) JBoss
10 1 (0.61%) Citrix
10 1 (0.61%) Lotus
10 1 (0.61%) HP
10 1 (0.61%) Zend
10 1 (0.61%) Twitter
10 1 (0.61%) Kronos
10 1 (0.61%) ATG
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