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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank - - 21
Permanent jobs citing Unix 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - - 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 Salford region.

Operating Systems Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 67.74% 28.38% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 20
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +84.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) BBC
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Support
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Support
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operational Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (20.00%) BBC
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk