The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 15 47 14
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -33
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 86 24 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.37% 3.54% 10.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.79% 14.81% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 55 24 71
Average salary £29,500 £25,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.68% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,800 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £37,538 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 162 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.25% 23.89% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 160 147 220
Average salary £28,500 £33,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +31 71 £27,500 +4.76% 22
Durham +11 7 £31,500 +50.00% 1
Northumberland - 5 - -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 101 (61.96%) Linux
2 63 (38.65%) Java
3 62 (38.04%) SQL
4 60 (36.81%) C
5 48 (29.45%) C++
6 44 (26.99%) Degree
7 41 (25.15%) Oracle
7 41 (25.15%) Windows
8 40 (24.54%) Finance
9 37 (22.70%) MS Excel
10 29 (17.79%) ITIL
10 29 (17.79%) C#
10 29 (17.79%) JavaScript
11 26 (15.95%) Web Services
12 23 (14.11%) OO
13 22 (13.50%) jQuery
13 22 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (12.88%) Tomcat
14 21 (12.88%) HTML
14 21 (12.88%) Spring
14 21 (12.88%) Electronics
15 20 (12.27%) Subversion
15 20 (12.27%) Java EE
15 20 (12.27%) Shell Script
16 19 (11.66%) MySQL
16 19 (11.66%) Solaris
16 19 (11.66%) Apache Wicket
17 18 (11.04%) JAX-WS
17 18 (11.04%) MooTools
17 18 (11.04%) Mathematics

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (12.88%) Tomcat
2 17 (10.43%) MS Exchange
3 16 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.07%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.07%) nginx
4 5 (3.07%) Tornado
5 4 (2.45%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.45%) Apache
6 2 (1.23%) Tuxedo
6 2 (1.23%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.61%) Documentum
7 1 (0.61%) SAS
7 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.61%) CICS
Applications
1 37 (22.70%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.91%) MS Project
3 2 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.07%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.84%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.91%) PaaS
2 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.04%) SAN
1 18 (11.04%) DHCP
1 18 (11.04%) DNS
2 16 (9.82%) TCP/IP
2 16 (9.82%) NAS
3 15 (9.20%) iSCSI
4 6 (3.68%) LAN
4 6 (3.68%) WAN
5 5 (3.07%) Network Security
6 2 (1.23%) Intranet
6 2 (1.23%) Internet
6 2 (1.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.66%) MySQL
2 18 (11.04%) Jackrabbit
2 18 (11.04%) Oracle Database
3 16 (9.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (6.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (3.68%) DB2
6 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.07%) Redis
7 5 (3.07%) Couchbase
7 5 (3.07%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.07%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (12.27%) Subversion
2 18 (11.04%) Maven
3 12 (7.36%) LabVIEW
4 6 (3.68%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.45%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (2.45%) LoadRunner
5 4 (2.45%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (2.45%) Selenium
6 3 (1.84%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.84%) JUnit
6 3 (1.84%) Facilita Forecast
7 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.61%) Ant
8 1 (0.61%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.61%) TestNG
8 1 (0.61%) Hudson
General
1 40 (24.54%) Finance
2 21 (12.88%) Electronics
3 13 (7.98%) German Language
4 12 (7.36%) Italian Language
4 12 (7.36%) French Language
5 11 (6.75%) Marketing
6 10 (6.13%) Telecoms
6 10 (6.13%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.07%) Games
8 4 (2.45%) Legal
9 2 (1.23%) Retail
10 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 45 (27.61%) Developer
2 30 (18.40%) Analyst
3 23 (14.11%) Java Developer
4 22 (13.50%) Programmer
5 20 (12.27%) Support Engineer
6 15 (9.20%) DBA
7 13 (7.98%) Support Analyst
8 12 (7.36%) Applications Support
9 11 (6.75%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.52%) Oracle DBA
11 8 (4.91%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.91%) Hardware Engineer
11 8 (4.91%) Electronics Engineer
11 8 (4.91%) Design Engineer
11 8 (4.91%) Analyst Programmer
12 7 (4.29%) Test Analyst
13 6 (3.68%) Systems Engineer
14 5 (3.07%) Technical Specialist
14 5 (3.07%) SQL DBA
14 5 (3.07%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.95%) Web Services
2 22 (13.50%) jQuery
3 21 (12.88%) HTML
3 21 (12.88%) Spring
4 20 (12.27%) Java EE
5 19 (11.66%) Apache Wicket
6 18 (11.04%) JAX-WS
6 18 (11.04%) MooTools
6 18 (11.04%) JSR 170
7 14 (8.59%) Qt
8 8 (4.91%) SOAP
8 8 (4.91%) XML
9 5 (3.07%) CherryPy
9 5 (3.07%) LAMP
9 5 (3.07%) J2EE
9 5 (3.07%) Ember.js
9 5 (3.07%) Memcached
9 5 (3.07%) Twisted
9 5 (3.07%) ZeroMQ
9 5 (3.07%) gevent
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.04%) Mathematics
2 15 (9.20%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.36%) Client/Server
4 9 (5.52%) Clustering
4 9 (5.52%) DTV
4 9 (5.52%) Firmware
5 8 (4.91%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (3.68%) Handset
7 5 (3.07%) Replication
7 5 (3.07%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.45%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.84%) PACS
9 3 (1.84%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 101 (61.96%) Linux
2 41 (25.15%) Windows
3 22 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (11.66%) Solaris
5 16 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.07%) FreeBSD
7 5 (3.07%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.84%) SUSE
9 2 (1.23%) AIX
9 2 (1.23%) VME
10 1 (0.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.79%) ITIL
2 23 (14.11%) OO
3 16 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (9.20%) Software Engineering
5 10 (6.13%) Matrix Management
6 9 (5.52%) Programme Management
6 9 (5.52%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (5.52%) Service Delivery
6 9 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (4.91%) Waterfall
8 7 (4.29%) Change Control
9 5 (3.07%) Multithreading
9 5 (3.07%) Business Continuity
9 5 (3.07%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.07%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.07%) Service Management
9 5 (3.07%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (2.45%) OO PHP
10 4 (2.45%) SOA
10 4 (2.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 63 (38.65%) Java
2 62 (38.04%) SQL
3 60 (36.81%) C
4 48 (29.45%) C++
5 29 (17.79%) C#
5 29 (17.79%) JavaScript
6 20 (12.27%) Shell Script
7 12 (7.36%) AWK
7 12 (7.36%) sed
8 11 (6.75%) PL/SQL
9 8 (4.91%) Perl
10 7 (4.29%) Python
10 7 (4.29%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.45%) PHP
11 4 (2.45%) COBOL
12 3 (1.84%) VB
13 2 (1.23%) Scala
13 2 (1.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 44 (26.99%) Degree
2 9 (5.52%) SC Cleared
2 9 (5.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.82%) SLA
2 13 (7.98%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.84%) DICOM
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 17 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (10.43%) Hyper-V
2 15 (9.20%) VMware ESX
2 15 (9.20%) NFS
3 12 (7.36%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.68%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (1.23%) UAG
6 2 (1.23%) XenApp
6 2 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) Data Guard
1 5 (3.07%) HAProxy
2 3 (1.84%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.23%) WSUS
3 2 (1.23%) SCCM
3 2 (1.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.61%) OpenView
4 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (25.15%) Oracle
2 18 (11.04%) VMware
3 16 (9.82%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.20%) Symantec
4 15 (9.20%) SAP
5 13 (7.98%) EMC
6 6 (3.68%) McAfee
6 6 (3.68%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.68%) Amdocs
6 6 (3.68%) LANDesk
7 5 (3.07%) IBM
8 4 (2.45%) Citrix
9 2 (1.23%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.23%) HP
9 2 (1.23%) Progress
9 2 (1.23%) ATG
9 2 (1.23%) AppSense
9 2 (1.23%) Kronos
10 1 (0.61%) JBoss
10 1 (0.61%) Sun
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Washington Newcastle Sunderland
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £22.5k + bonus + VG Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Washington Newcastle Sunderland
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £22,500+ bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £24,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £22,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago