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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 31 59 24
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -35
Permanent jobs citing Unix 51 25 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.42% 3.22% 9.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 17.36% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 45 19 36
Median salary £33,500 £30,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,340 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,895 £38,000 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
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
187 144 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.55% 18.56% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 165 120 163
Median salary £39,000 £31,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +18 43 £35,000 +27.27% 12
Durham +16 8 £30,750 -23.12% 2
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 43 (56.58%) Linux
2 29 (38.16%) Solaris
3 27 (35.53%) Windows
4 22 (28.95%) Windows Server
5 21 (27.63%) ITIL
6 19 (25.00%) AIX
6 19 (25.00%) SQL
7 18 (23.68%) Java
8 17 (22.37%) Red Hat
9 16 (21.05%) Shell Script
10 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
11 14 (18.42%) MySQL
12 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
13 12 (15.79%) Oracle
13 12 (15.79%) Perl
13 12 (15.79%) PHP
13 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
14 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
15 10 (13.16%) Subversion
15 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
15 10 (13.16%) Tivoli
15 10 (13.16%) C
16 9 (11.84%) VB
16 9 (11.84%) OO
16 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
16 9 (11.84%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (11.84%) Firmware
16 9 (11.84%) IBM
16 9 (11.84%) SC Cleared

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 5 (6.58%) Documentum
2 4 (5.26%) Confluence
2 4 (5.26%) Tuxedo
3 3 (3.95%) Apache
3 3 (3.95%) Captiva
3 3 (3.95%) MQSeries
3 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.95%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.32%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (1.32%) GitHub
1 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.32%) Linode
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.53%) Bluetooth
2 8 (10.53%) Ethernet
2 8 (10.53%) RS-232
2 8 (10.53%) RS-485
3 6 (7.89%) LAN
3 6 (7.89%) SAN
3 6 (7.89%) WAN
4 4 (5.26%) Firewall
4 4 (5.26%) VPN
5 2 (2.63%) NAS
6 1 (1.32%) DNS
6 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) MySQL
2 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.89%) CouchDB
3 6 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) DataStage
4 1 (1.32%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.16%) Subversion
3 5 (6.58%) JIRA
4 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.32%) GitLab
4 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (6.58%) Marketing
2 2 (2.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Support Engineer
2 15 (19.74%) Unix Support
3 12 (15.79%) Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Unix Engineer
5 10 (13.16%) Linux Support
6 9 (11.84%) Linux Specialist
6 9 (11.84%) Support Specialist
6 9 (11.84%) Unix Specialist
6 9 (11.84%) Unix Support Specialist
7 8 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Embedded C Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) Qt
2 7 (9.21%) CSS
2 7 (9.21%) CSS3
2 7 (9.21%) HTML
2 7 (9.21%) HTML5
2 7 (9.21%) JSON
2 7 (9.21%) XML
3 6 (7.89%) Node.js
3 6 (7.89%) RESTful
4 4 (5.26%) Middleware
5 3 (3.95%) LAMP
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Streams
5 3 (3.95%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (2.63%) J2EE
7 1 (1.32%) Django
7 1 (1.32%) jQuery
7 1 (1.32%) SOAP
7 1 (1.32%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.32%) Web Services
7 1 (1.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (3.95%) Replication
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.63%) Statistics
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (56.58%) Linux
2 29 (38.16%) Solaris
3 27 (35.53%) Windows
4 22 (28.95%) Windows Server
5 19 (25.00%) AIX
6 8 (10.53%) Android
6 8 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 7 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.26%) zOS
9 2 (2.63%) Debian
9 2 (2.63%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.32%) CentOS
10 1 (1.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) ITIL
2 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
3 9 (11.84%) OO
4 8 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
4 8 (10.53%) UML
5 7 (9.21%) MVC
6 6 (7.89%) Change Management
6 6 (7.89%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.58%) Case Management
7 5 (6.58%) Content Management
7 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.58%) Quality Management
7 5 (6.58%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (6.58%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.26%) QMS
8 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.26%) Service Management
8 4 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.00%) SQL
2 18 (23.68%) Java
3 16 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 12 (15.79%) Perl
4 12 (15.79%) PHP
5 10 (13.16%) C
6 9 (11.84%) VB
7 8 (10.53%) C#
7 8 (10.53%) C++
7 8 (10.53%) Embedded C
7 8 (10.53%) Embedded C++
7 8 (10.53%) Objective-C
8 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
9 5 (6.58%) PL/SQL
10 4 (5.26%) Python
11 3 (3.95%) Jython
12 2 (2.63%) Ruby
13 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.84%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (11.84%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (1.32%) AAT
4 1 (1.32%) CCSA
4 1 (1.32%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Firmware
2 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.32%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Tivoli
2 5 (6.58%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (6.58%) SCOM
3 4 (5.26%) MOM
3 4 (5.26%) Unicenter
4 3 (3.95%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.32%) Ansible
6 1 (1.32%) Legato
6 1 (1.32%) Nagios
6 1 (1.32%) OpenNMS
6 1 (1.32%) Puppet
6 1 (1.32%) SCCM
6 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.32%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) Red Hat
2 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.79%) Oracle
4 9 (11.84%) IBM
5 8 (10.53%) CA
6 6 (7.89%) HP
7 5 (6.58%) EMC
7 5 (6.58%) Pega
8 4 (5.26%) ServiceNow
8 4 (5.26%) VMware
9 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco
9 1 (1.32%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.32%) Google
9 1 (1.32%) Opsware
9 1 (1.32%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.32%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.32%) Sun
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