The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Unix Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support
Rank 261 242 261
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 2 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.066% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.069% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 11
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +70.21%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Unix Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6056 5768 7165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.76% 95.88% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 4767 6124
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Unix Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Unix Support in the job title.

Unix Support Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Unix Support
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Support across the North West region.

Unix Support Salary Trend in the North West

Unix Support
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Support within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Merseyside - 2 £50,000 -
Unix Support
England

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Unix Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Unix Support in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) High Availability
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) Solaris
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) Perl
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Hitachi
7 2 (14.29%) Veritas
7 2 (14.29%) Service Management
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) LDAP
7 2 (14.29%) PHP
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) HPUX
7 2 (14.29%) Clustering
7 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
7 2 (14.29%) Data Management

Unix Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
1 2 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
4 2 (14.29%) HPUX
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) Build Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Kernel Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Security Hardening
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Hitachi
3 2 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
4 1 (7.14%) HP
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 8 days ago