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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank - 19 22
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - 4.00% 5.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 14.29% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £23,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.11%
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 Salford region.

Operating Systems Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 26.03% 28.00% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 11
Average salary £42,500 £23,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.78% -29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £31,750
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 9 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) BBC
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) nginx

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree