The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank - - 18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - - 6.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,548 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.86% -
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 Salford region.

Operating Systems Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 28.57% 35.71% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 19
Average salary £30,000 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

UNIX
Salary Trend in Salford

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Salford

UNIX
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) ISMS
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) BBC
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) BBC
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) ISMS
1 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco