The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 8 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 10.26% - 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.53% - 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £35,500 - £32,620
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oldham region.

Operating Systems Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 43.59% 23.91% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 17
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,620
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -8.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,373 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

UNIX
Salary Trend in Oldham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Oldham region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Oldham

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) DMZ
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) People Management
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) NCDA
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) DMZ
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) NCDA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper