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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 54 48 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 22 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.24% 3.02% 6.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.58% 14.78% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 30
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +26.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,880 £24,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £49,400 £39,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
162 115 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.86% 20.46% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 133 99 133
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 -7 12 £30,000 -17.24% 3
Durham +2 7 £24,000 -42.85%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 37 (48.05%) SQL
2 32 (41.56%) Linux
3 30 (38.96%) Java
4 28 (36.36%) Oracle
5 22 (28.57%) C
6 21 (27.27%) Degree
7 17 (22.08%) Windows
8 16 (20.78%) C#
8 16 (20.78%) C++
9 15 (19.48%) Finance
10 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (18.18%) SOAP
11 13 (16.88%) XML
12 12 (15.58%) Web Services
13 11 (14.29%) Client/Server
13 11 (14.29%) Banking
13 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 11 (14.29%) Waterfall
13 11 (14.29%) Relational Database
13 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
14 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
15 9 (11.69%) Perl
16 8 (10.39%) ITIL
16 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
16 8 (10.39%) Oracle Applications
17 7 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
17 7 (9.09%) Business Analysis
17 7 (9.09%) jQuery
17 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
17 7 (9.09%) MS Excel

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
1 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.30%) Lync
2 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) JBoss
2 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.30%) SAS
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.30%) MS Project
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.30%) HFM
3 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) Firewall
2 5 (6.49%) NAS
2 5 (6.49%) DHCP
2 5 (6.49%) DNS
2 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.49%) SAN
3 3 (3.90%) iSCSI
3 3 (3.90%) VPN
4 2 (2.60%) LAN
4 2 (2.60%) WAN
5 1 (1.30%) xDSL
5 1 (1.30%) SSL
5 1 (1.30%) PPP
5 1 (1.30%) FTP
5 1 (1.30%) HTTP
5 1 (1.30%) IPv4
5 1 (1.30%) IPv6
5 1 (1.30%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.30%) L2TP
5 1 (1.30%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.79%) MySQL
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.60%) DB2
7 1 (1.30%) Essbase
7 1 (1.30%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Selenium
1 5 (6.49%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.90%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.90%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.60%) JUnit
3 2 (2.60%) Hudson
3 2 (2.60%) TestNG
3 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.30%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.30%) Ant
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (19.48%) Finance
2 11 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) French Language
3 4 (5.19%) German Language
3 4 (5.19%) Italian Language
3 4 (5.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Electronics
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.60%) Automotive
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Applications Support
2 16 (20.78%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) Analyst
3 9 (11.69%) Consultant
3 9 (11.69%) Technical Support
4 8 (10.39%) Software Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Graduate
5 7 (9.09%) Oracle Applications Support
5 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Oracle Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) SQL Programmer
8 4 (5.19%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) SOAP
2 13 (16.88%) XML
3 12 (15.58%) Web Services
4 7 (9.09%) jQuery
5 6 (7.79%) HTML
6 5 (6.49%) CSS
6 5 (6.49%) Middleware
7 3 (3.90%) Symfony
7 3 (3.90%) REST
8 2 (2.60%) HTML5
8 2 (2.60%) CSS3
8 2 (2.60%) Flash
8 2 (2.60%) .NET
8 2 (2.60%) Kohana
8 2 (2.60%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (2.60%) CakePHP
8 2 (2.60%) Ajax
9 1 (1.30%) Spring
9 1 (1.30%) MooTools
9 1 (1.30%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.90%) PACS
5 3 (3.90%) Open Source
5 3 (3.90%) Smartcard
5 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) HACMP
7 1 (1.30%) Statistics
7 1 (1.30%) DTV
7 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.56%) Linux
2 17 (22.08%) Windows
3 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.90%) AIX
4 3 (3.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 8 (10.39%) ITIL
4 7 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 6 (7.79%) Service Management
5 6 (7.79%) MVC
6 5 (6.49%) Test Scripting
6 5 (6.49%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.49%) OO
7 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.19%) Project Management
7 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.19%) Performance Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Automated Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.90%) Test Management
8 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.05%) SQL
2 30 (38.96%) Java
3 22 (28.57%) C
4 16 (20.78%) C#
4 16 (20.78%) C++
5 9 (11.69%) Perl
6 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.79%) PHP
8 5 (6.49%) Python
8 5 (6.49%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.60%) VB
11 1 (1.30%) Ruby
11 1 (1.30%) PHP5
11 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.30%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (27.27%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) IBM AIX Certification
5 1 (1.30%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.30%) CCIE
5 1 (1.30%) CCSP
5 1 (1.30%) CCNP
5 1 (1.30%) CCIP
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.30%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) DICOM
2 3 (3.90%) QA
3 1 (1.30%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Hyper-V
1 5 (6.49%) NFS
2 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.90%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.60%) GPFS
5 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 28 (36.36%) Oracle
2 5 (6.49%) VMware
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
2 5 (6.49%) Symantec
3 3 (3.90%) IBM
4 2 (2.60%) Informatica
4 2 (2.60%) Zend
5 1 (1.30%) SAP
5 1 (1.30%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) EMC
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco
5 1 (1.30%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.30%) F5
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago