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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 13 49 14
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -35
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 84 24 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.16% 3.59% 11.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.58% 15.00% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 58 24 76
Average salary £30,000 £26,750 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +4.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,800 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,338 £40,250
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
202 160 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.43% 23.92% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 165 144 226
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 25 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 25 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 +28 67 £27,500 -2.65% 16
Durham +9 9 £31,500 +50.00% 1
Northumberland - 5 - -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 100 (62.50%) Linux
2 63 (39.38%) Java
3 59 (36.88%) SQL
4 56 (35.00%) C
5 44 (27.50%) C++
6 41 (25.63%) Finance
6 41 (25.63%) Degree
7 40 (25.00%) Windows
8 39 (24.38%) Oracle
9 35 (21.88%) MS Excel
10 32 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 28 (17.50%) ITIL
12 27 (16.88%) C#
13 26 (16.25%) OO
14 24 (15.00%) Tomcat
14 24 (15.00%) Web Services
14 24 (15.00%) HTML
14 24 (15.00%) Spring
15 23 (14.38%) Java EE
16 22 (13.75%) jQuery
16 22 (13.75%) Windows Server 2008
17 21 (13.13%) Apache Wicket
17 21 (13.13%) Subversion
18 20 (12.50%) Electronics
19 19 (11.88%) Maven
19 19 (11.88%) Shell Script
19 19 (11.88%) MySQL
19 19 (11.88%) Solaris
20 18 (11.25%) SAN
20 18 (11.25%) DHCP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 24 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 17 (10.63%) MS Exchange
3 16 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.38%) Apache
5 5 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.13%) nginx
5 5 (3.13%) Tornado
6 3 (1.88%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.25%) Tuxedo
7 2 (1.25%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.63%) Documentum
8 1 (0.63%) SAS
8 1 (0.63%) CICS
Applications
1 35 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.38%) MS Project
3 2 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.00%) PaaS
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.25%) DHCP
1 18 (11.25%) DNS
1 18 (11.25%) SAN
2 16 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (10.00%) NAS
3 15 (9.38%) iSCSI
4 6 (3.75%) LAN
4 6 (3.75%) WAN
5 5 (3.13%) Network Security
6 2 (1.25%) FTP
6 2 (1.25%) Intranet
6 2 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.88%) MySQL
2 18 (11.25%) Jackrabbit
3 17 (10.63%) Oracle Database
4 16 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.75%) DB2
6 6 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.13%) Redis
7 5 (3.13%) Couchbase
7 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (13.13%) Subversion
2 19 (11.88%) Maven
3 11 (6.88%) LabVIEW
4 6 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.50%) Selenium
5 4 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (2.50%) LoadRunner
5 4 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.88%) JUnit
6 3 (1.88%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.88%) Facilita Forecast
7 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.63%) Hudson
8 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.63%) TestNG
8 1 (0.63%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.63%) Ant
General
1 41 (25.63%) Finance
2 20 (12.50%) Electronics
3 13 (8.13%) German Language
4 12 (7.50%) Italian Language
4 12 (7.50%) French Language
5 11 (6.88%) Marketing
6 10 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 10 (6.25%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.13%) Games
8 4 (2.50%) Legal
9 2 (1.25%) Retail
10 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 48 (30.00%) Developer
2 28 (17.50%) Analyst
3 27 (16.88%) Java Developer
4 21 (13.13%) Programmer
5 20 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 15 (9.38%) DBA
7 13 (8.13%) Support Analyst
8 12 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 11 (6.88%) Applications Support
10 9 (5.63%) Oracle DBA
11 7 (4.38%) Team Leader
11 7 (4.38%) Design Engineer
11 7 (4.38%) Analyst Programmer
11 7 (4.38%) Hardware Engineer
11 7 (4.38%) Electronics Engineer
12 6 (3.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 6 (3.75%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (3.75%) Test Analyst
13 5 (3.13%) Administrator
13 5 (3.13%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.00%) HTML
1 24 (15.00%) Web Services
1 24 (15.00%) Spring
2 23 (14.38%) Java EE
3 22 (13.75%) jQuery
4 21 (13.13%) Apache Wicket
5 18 (11.25%) JAX-WS
5 18 (11.25%) MooTools
5 18 (11.25%) JSR 170
6 13 (8.13%) Qt
7 8 (5.00%) J2EE
8 6 (3.75%) SOAP
8 6 (3.75%) XML
9 5 (3.13%) LAMP
9 5 (3.13%) Memcached
9 5 (3.13%) Twisted
9 5 (3.13%) CherryPy
9 5 (3.13%) Ember.js
9 5 (3.13%) ZeroMQ
9 5 (3.13%) gevent
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.25%) Mathematics
2 15 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 9 (5.63%) DTV
4 9 (5.63%) Clustering
5 8 (5.00%) Firmware
6 7 (4.38%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (3.75%) Handset
8 5 (3.13%) Replication
9 4 (2.50%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.25%) Smartcard
10 2 (1.25%) PACS
11 1 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 100 (62.50%) Linux
2 40 (25.00%) Windows
3 22 (13.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (11.88%) Solaris
5 16 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.13%) FreeBSD
7 3 (1.88%) SUSE
8 2 (1.25%) VME
9 1 (0.63%) AIX
9 1 (0.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.50%) ITIL
2 26 (16.25%) OO
3 16 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (6.25%) Matrix Management
5 9 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (5.63%) Programme Management
5 9 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (5.63%) Service Delivery
6 7 (4.38%) Change Control
7 6 (3.75%) Waterfall
8 5 (3.13%) Multithreading
8 5 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 5 (3.13%) Business Continuity
9 4 (2.50%) Service Management
9 4 (2.50%) Scrum
9 4 (2.50%) Web Development
9 4 (2.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 63 (39.38%) Java
2 59 (36.88%) SQL
3 56 (35.00%) C
4 44 (27.50%) C++
5 32 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 27 (16.88%) C#
7 19 (11.88%) Shell Script
8 12 (7.50%) AWK
8 12 (7.50%) sed
9 11 (6.88%) PL/SQL
10 7 (4.38%) Python
10 7 (4.38%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.38%) Perl
11 4 (2.50%) PHP
11 4 (2.50%) COBOL
12 3 (1.88%) VB
13 2 (1.25%) PHP5
13 2 (1.25%) Scala
14 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (25.63%) Degree
2 9 (5.63%) SC Cleared
2 9 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.00%) SLA
2 12 (7.50%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.25%) DICOM
4 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 17 (10.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (10.63%) Hyper-V
2 15 (9.38%) NFS
2 15 (9.38%) VMware ESX
3 12 (7.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (1.25%) XenApp
6 2 (1.25%) XenServer
6 2 (1.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) Data Guard
1 5 (3.13%) HAProxy
2 3 (1.88%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.25%) WSUS
3 2 (1.25%) SCCM
3 2 (1.25%) SCOM
4 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.63%) OpenView
4 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (24.38%) Oracle
2 18 (11.25%) VMware
3 15 (9.38%) SAP
3 15 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.38%) Symantec
4 12 (7.50%) EMC
5 6 (3.75%) Amdocs
5 6 (3.75%) McAfee
5 6 (3.75%) LANDesk
6 5 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.50%) IBM
7 4 (2.50%) Citrix
8 2 (1.25%) Progress
8 2 (1.25%) HP
8 2 (1.25%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.25%) AppSense
8 2 (1.25%) Kronos
8 2 (1.25%) ATG
9 1 (0.63%) Twitter
9 1 (0.63%) Sun
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £24,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £22,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £26,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago