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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 43 42 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 39 29 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.94% 4.61% 8.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.60% 20.86% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 44
Average salary £25,000 £34,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.53% +38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,520 £21,900 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £50,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
199 139 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 25.19% 22.10% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 161 124 142
Average salary £29,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,280
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -2 26 £30,000 -20.52% 5
Durham +4 10 £24,000 -20.66% 1
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 59 (57.28%) SQL
2 50 (48.54%) Java
3 46 (44.66%) Linux
4 36 (34.95%) C
5 34 (33.01%) Oracle
6 30 (29.13%) C#
6 30 (29.13%) C++
7 27 (26.21%) Degree
8 22 (21.36%) Windows
8 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (18.45%) Client/Server
10 18 (17.48%) SOAP
10 18 (17.48%) Finance
11 17 (16.50%) XML
12 16 (15.53%) Web Services
13 15 (14.56%) Relational Database
13 15 (14.56%) Mentoring
13 15 (14.56%) Waterfall
14 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
15 12 (11.65%) SC Cleared
15 12 (11.65%) Perl
15 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
15 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (10.68%) Banking
16 11 (10.68%) Oracle Database
17 10 (9.71%) ITIL
17 10 (9.71%) Shell Script
18 8 (7.77%) PL/SQL
18 8 (7.77%) Service Management
18 8 (7.77%) Microsoft

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (4.85%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.94%) SAS
2 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.97%) IIS
3 1 (0.97%) JBoss
3 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.97%) Documentum
3 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Project
3 1 (0.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.97%) HFM
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) DHCP
1 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.85%) DNS
1 5 (4.85%) SAN
1 5 (4.85%) Firewall
1 5 (4.85%) NAS
2 3 (2.91%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.94%) VPN
3 2 (1.94%) LAN
3 2 (1.94%) WAN
4 1 (0.97%) FTP
4 1 (0.97%) HTTP
4 1 (0.97%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) Relational Database
2 11 (10.68%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (7.77%) MySQL
4 5 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.88%) DB2
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.97%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.97%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.97%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) LoadRunner
1 8 (7.77%) Selenium
2 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.83%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (5.83%) Facilita Forecast
3 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.94%) Hudson
4 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.94%) JUnit
4 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.94%) TestNG
4 2 (1.94%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.97%) Subversion
5 1 (0.97%) Ant
5 1 (0.97%) PHPUnit
General
1 18 (17.48%) Finance
2 11 (10.68%) Banking
3 5 (4.85%) Electronics
4 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.88%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) French Language
4 4 (3.88%) German Language
4 4 (3.88%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.91%) Marketing
5 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.94%) Automotive
7 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (22.33%) Developer
1 23 (22.33%) Analyst
2 22 (21.36%) Applications Support
3 15 (14.56%) Software Developer
4 10 (9.71%) Test Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Consultant
5 9 (8.74%) Technical Support
6 8 (7.77%) Programmer
6 8 (7.77%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Graduate
7 7 (6.80%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) DBA
7 7 (6.80%) Oracle Applications Support
8 6 (5.83%) Oracle Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) Lead Software Developer
9 5 (4.85%) SQL Programmer
9 5 (4.85%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.48%) SOAP
2 17 (16.50%) XML
3 16 (15.53%) Web Services
4 7 (6.80%) jQuery
5 6 (5.83%) HTML
6 5 (4.85%) CSS
6 5 (4.85%) Middleware
7 3 (2.91%) Symfony
7 3 (2.91%) .NET
7 3 (2.91%) REST
8 2 (1.94%) CSS3
8 2 (1.94%) HTML5
8 2 (1.94%) Flash
8 2 (1.94%) Ajax
8 2 (1.94%) Kohana
8 2 (1.94%) Qt
8 2 (1.94%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (1.94%) CakePHP
9 1 (0.97%) LINQ
9 1 (0.97%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Client/Server
2 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.85%) PACS
4 5 (4.85%) Smartcard
4 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.88%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.91%) DTV
6 3 (2.91%) Open Source
7 2 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.94%) Statistics
7 2 (1.94%) HACMP
7 2 (1.94%) Clustering
8 1 (0.97%) Replication
8 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 46 (44.66%) Linux
2 22 (21.36%) Windows
3 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.91%) AIX
4 3 (2.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (14.56%) Waterfall
2 15 (14.56%) Mentoring
3 10 (9.71%) ITIL
4 8 (7.77%) Service Management
5 7 (6.80%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (6.80%) Business Analysis
5 7 (6.80%) Problem Management
6 6 (5.83%) MVC
7 5 (4.85%) Change Management
7 5 (4.85%) Project Management
7 5 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.85%) OO
7 5 (4.85%) Test Management
7 5 (4.85%) Test Scripting
7 5 (4.85%) Functional Testing
7 5 (4.85%) Automation Testing
8 4 (3.88%) Performance Testing
8 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (57.28%) SQL
2 50 (48.54%) Java
3 36 (34.95%) C
4 30 (29.13%) C#
4 30 (29.13%) C++
5 12 (11.65%) Perl
6 10 (9.71%) Shell Script
7 8 (7.77%) PL/SQL
8 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.83%) PHP
10 5 (4.85%) VB
10 5 (4.85%) Python
11 3 (2.91%) sed
11 3 (2.91%) AWK
12 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.97%) Ruby
13 1 (0.97%) PHP5
13 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.97%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (26.21%) Degree
2 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.65%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.94%) IBM AIX Certification
5 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.97%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) SLA
2 5 (4.85%) DICOM
3 3 (2.91%) QA
4 2 (1.94%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) NFS
1 5 (4.85%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.94%) Firmware
3 2 (1.94%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.97%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 34 (33.01%) Oracle
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.80%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.85%) Symantec
5 3 (2.91%) VMware
5 3 (2.91%) SAP
5 3 (2.91%) IBM
6 2 (1.94%) Informatica
6 2 (1.94%) EMC
6 2 (1.94%) Zend
7 1 (0.97%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.97%) Progress
7 1 (0.97%) HP
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: Just now
Durham, County Durham
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago